She burst onto the scene last year as an 11-year-old with a voice that captivated not only the audience but the singers she was competing against that had years of experience under their belts.
Dave Rodrigues, the Astro Wizard, held a science program Wednesday at the Manteca Library.
Tri-tip dinner Friday benefits His Way A trip-tip dinner Friday, Oct. 23, from 2 to 7 p.m. benefits the His Way Recovery House. It takes place at the Sequoia Heights Baptist Church, 1050 S. Union Road. The cost is $15. For more information go to www.hiswayrecovery.org or call (209) 401-9126. Ripon seniors potluck dinner RIPON - The Senior Fellowship Potluck Dinner will be held at the Senior Center at 433 S. Wilma in ...
Manteca leaders are backing an effort to sue the state over a $2.05 billion raid on local redevelopment agency money that the California Legislature seized to balance the state budget.
Since his painting, "The Harvest Continues," won first place in the 2007 Mural Society of California Mural Symposium held in Manteca, Jessie Marinas' gigantic masterpiece has won seven prestigious prizes throughout the United States.
A couple weeks ago we cancelled our two Sunday services at Crossroads and engaged everyone (young and old) in one of 22 community projects in the area. that was dubbed "Takin'' It To The Streets."
Manteca retail sales are expected to fall by almost $100 million when the current municipal fiscal year ends June 30, 2010.
It's not a crime being homeless It is, however, to sleep on private property and in municipal parks. Manteca Police over the past week have busted up two homeless encampments under overpasses prompting the homeless – almost exclusively single males – to scatter throughout city streets. It has prompted an increase in homeless found sleeping on private property in central Manteca including in the doorways of some downtown businesses. "It's getting worse," noted Manteca Police ...
Police Chief Dave Bricker has secured assurance from City Manager Steve Pinkerton that Manteca's Police staffing will not drop below 55 sworn officers.
The Maestro is back for another evening of music at the Delicato Family Vineyards. The Maestro is Stockton Symphony's conductor Peter Jaffee, and the rare return engagement is a benefit that will make it possible for nearly 2,000 Manteca Unified School fifth graders to attend a symphony concert at Atherton Auditorium in Stockton on Oct. 30 through the Steppin' Out program. Steppin' Out is one of the programs of the Stockton Symphony to expose the ...
An off-duty Manteca police officer returning from Stockton on Highway 99 at French Camp Road recognized a 1982 Chevy Caprice as it cut him off as the suspect vehicle in a Saturday afternoon armed robbery in Manteca.
Homecoming is this week at Manteca High. "MHS Makes the Cover Page" is the theme for this year's annual event, with each class working on floats based on a national publication. The freshmen, for example, will have a chance to incorporate People Magazine in their design. The sophomores will work with Vogue while the juniors and seniors will make do with Rolling Stone and Sports Illustrated, respectively. As part of homecoming, Manteca High students can ...
Growing up on a ranch Jennifer Gomez spent most of her childhood caring for all sorts of healthy, happy farm animals like sheep, cows, chickens, and rabbits.
Is a Red Robin the first sign of the start of an economic recovery in Manteca? Ground broke Thursday on the popular hamburger restaurant chain that is building at The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley in front of Bass Pro Shops and the Kerasotes Showplace Theatre. Red Robin is targeting a February opening. Craig Realty is also moving forward with three more buildings at Orchard Valley. The additional 250,000 square feet of retail space coupled ...
LATHROP – It's been nearly two decades since Californians voted to approve the use of marijuana for medical use and the federal government still doesn't recognize the individual mandates passed by state voters.
Manteca police officers of the last 50 years reflect a common passion to serve and protect the community they were sworn to patrol.
The official lighting of the 110-foot high Christmas tree in Ripon will take place tonight at 7 at the corner of First Street and Locust Avenue.
The hot air balloons return to Ripon.
Some people call it a tradition.
Hundreds of families and individuals have organizations like St. Vincent de Paul Society and Helping Hands to be thankful for this year, both at Thanksgiving and Christmas.
The arts come together at Lathrop High for the "Capture the Holiday" fund-raiser.
Attending Manteca City Council meetings is about to become easier for handicapped residents.
John Hernandez stood in the dining room of Mountain Mike's Pizza, asked for attention, and then offered his profound thanks.
"But we drove here from San Jose and Elk Grove," pleaded two of the teams that showed up the 26th annual Crossroads Grace "Turkey Bowl" Thursday morning.
It took America less time to beat back the Axis Powers in World War II than it has a low-profile bureaucracy to process an application aimed at putting in place 15 percent lower electricity rates throughout Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
Tyler Jennings Wilson was an outgoing young man, charismatic, and a devoted husband and father, among his many sterling qualities that family and friends will long remember.
Joanne Gross had an important job Wednesday night.
Carolyn Cano has a mission. You can call it Rosaries for Students' Scholarships.
LATHROP – When it comes to giving thanks and charitable donations during the holidays, Congressman Jerry McNerney will see just about all types and all flavors .