A detachment of seven JROTC cadets from Manteca High School served as honor guard pallbearers for a fellow cadet killed as he was walking home on the shoulder of East Highway 120.
Some 3,555 struggling kids improved their academic performance during 2013 thanks in a large part to 377 volunteers working with the free community-based tutoring programs offered through Give Every Child a Chance.
LATHROP – The NSG-Pilkington float glass manufacturing plant is for sale.
Manteca Soroptimists' 60-years-strong tradition continues.
Manteca Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint on Saturday, May 3, at an undisclosed location within the city between 7 p.m. and 2 a.m.
Everything from music and traditional dancers to piñata busting are part of the expanded two-day Cinco de Mayo celebration this Saturday and Sunday at Manteca's Library Park.
Joan Collins knew her way around a garden.
There's a State Farm commercial where Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood, upon checking the ivy at Wrigley Field, finds a cell phone, a French horn and former outfielder and Cub great Andre Dawson.
John Holbrook - who is closing in on a quarter of century of service as an elected official - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
It might be time to knock those weeds down that are growing up against the fence in the side yard.
It doesn't look like much now.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) held its AVOID the 10 DUI recognition and awards luncheon Tuesday at the Ripon Community Center honoring nearly 100 officers from the regional law enforcement agencies from Modesto to Stockton, along with Calaveras and Amador counties.
Don't let the cold temperatures outside fool you.
The 19-year-old driver facing a possible prison sentence for striking four high school students along East Highway 120 last Saturday – killing 14-year-old Zachariah Gomez and sending three other teens to the hospital – may have been drinking earlier that night.
Manteca Unified Board of Trustees vice president Evelyn Moore filed her candidate's papers Monday at the San Joaquin County Registrar's Office in Stockton.
She did what she was supposed to do.
A Tillamook Cheese sales tour caravan was disrupted when five of its vehicles were stolen from a Manteca hotel parking places Saturday with two of them being torched a day later by thieves.
Jaden Powell's favorite subject in school is science.
Arguably the most ambitious private-public partnership ever undertaken by the City of Manteca - the proposed 187-acre family entertainment zone that could be anchored by a Great Wolf Resort - is about to get another player.
Two seats are up for grabs on the Ripon City Council come November.
The late Les Reile made a habit of feeding the hungry in Manteca, Ripon, Escalon and Stockton.
Here's yet another sign of the times. The demise of family-owned dairy farm operations. In many cases, the dairy farm has been handed down from one generation to the next.
By JASON CAMPBELL
LATHROP – Last year Lathrop collected $350,000 in hotel taxes.
There is a good reason these days why California has happy cows, as touted in the Milk Advisory Board-backed television advertising. It's the same reason that could put a happy smile on the faces of dairy farmers in the Golden State.
If you wait for your dad's shoes, you'll wait all your life.
The day started at 5 a.m. for the Curnejo family. Jaime and wife Velma, and their older children, were up before the break of dawn – winter, spring, summer and fall. No fail. They had nearly 200 cows to milk in the barn.
These are busy days at the FESM Hall in Manteca.
It's been 14 years since the United States drought monitor went into effect.