Just how devoted of a member is Joe Freitas to the Manteca Lions Club?
It was Manteca's wild game feast of all feasts to behold for the 27th year at the Manteca Camper and Trailer facility Friday generating donations going directly to families in need during the Christmas season.
Manteca's future job growth won't sacrifice the lifestyles of two dozen homeowners.
It was a set of mad dashes on the live Good Morning Sacramento television show racing through the aisles of the Grocery Outlet store on East Yosemite Avenue Friday that benefited the Manteca Boys & Girls Club.
Christmas came early for 14 non-profit Manteca organizations when they won the Fourth of July fireworks lottery.
Looking for something to do to get you in the Christmas mood today or Sunday?
By DENNIS WYATT
Darryl Bain doesn't ring the Christmas bell for Salvation Army during the holidays.
Chez Shari restaurant in the upper room of the Manteca Golf Course clubhouse was a sea of bright red and purple pajamas, with a scattering of large pink plumes and feather boas dripping with sparkling blings big and small.
Three days of South County Christmas activities start off today with the wildest event of them all - the 27th annual Costa's Wild Game Feed & Holiday Benefit Party.
It isn't uncommon for Randy Pearsall to hit as many as 24 different craft shows and boutiques throughout the West in a given year.
A little rain – strike that – a lot of rain didn't dampen the Christmas spirit for Manteca's 38th annual twilight holiday parade.
Mike Anderson, fleet manager of Manteca Auto Plaza, will have one more bittersweet moment today in Sacramento.
Christmas carols – complete with a three-piece musical group – are part of Thursday's monthly program at the Manteca Museum, 600 W. Yosemite Ave.
The Day of Infamy was not forgotten at Prestige Senior Living.
Prosecution of quality of life crimes ranging from graffiti to residential burglaries are being targeted now that funding is being restored to the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office.
Eighth graders being promoted at Lathrop Elementary School were told Tuesday morning to "Make good choices and have the persistence with character to persevere in what has to be done," as they were being promoted to high school life.
Ericka Anaya, Arianna DeBarros, Gavriela Garcia and Sylvia Rocha reflected on the past nine years at Sequoia Elementary School.
It's beginning to look a lot like summer.
I have postponed writing this column for about a week because there are those who will skew its intent as unpatriotic and ungrateful. Trust me, it is neither.
The second largest single solar installation operated by a South County government agency could start reducing wastewater treatment power costs for Manteca ratepayers by 2016.
The ruffling of an America flag was the only other audible sound Monday as Bill Jones firmly and deliberately read the names of the fallen.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca broke ground Friday for a state-of-the-art outpatient surgical center that promises to "change the face of care" for the Manteca-Ripon-Lathrop community.
On Thursday Charleen Carroll, the sister of Brock Elliott, stood just feet away from where her brother's name was etched into a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall – Panel 20E, Line 114 – and read a letter that he wrote to her father just before his death.
"I do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies foreign and domestic . . . and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office that I am about to enter, so help me God."
A Saturday night DUI check point in Ripon was unusually busy for officers according to Police Sgt. Steve Meece – mostly with drivers with suspended licenses or others who were driving without a license in their possession.
A dispute over noise may have led to the shooting death of a Lathrop man early Sunday morning.
Elected leaders moved a step forward towards a once-a-month meeting format.
I pulled my 20-year-old dog out of the swimming pool Tuesday morning setting the tone for what I thought would become a dreaded birthday.
Steven Reed didn't know what to expect when the group of teenagers stepped up to the microphone in Woodward Park Friday evening.