LATHROP – Going to the voters for an annual parcel assessment increase when almost everybody is tightening their personal budgets might seem like a desperate move by the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District.
Could the Landscape Maintenance District proposed by the City of Manteca for the construction and operation of proposed park at Union Ranch on North Manteca across from Del Webb at Woodbridge be deemed unconstitutional?
The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Boating Safety Unit had three small aluminum boats on the Stanislaus River south of Ripon Tuesday morning dragging the bottom in a recovery operation searching for the body of a missing 20-year-old man.
A pot left on a stove unattended was cited as the cause of a fire in a northwest Manteca bungalow apartment late Tuesday morning causing some $60,000 in damages.
RIPON - Graduates from long ago – the Ripon High Class of 1941 – gathered together for their 70th reunion at Spring Creek Country Club last week.
RIPON - The Ripon Chamber of Commerce presents the Annual Installation & Awards Dinner on Thursday, July 14, at the Spring Creek Golf & Country Club, 1580 E. Spring Creek Drive.
RIPON - Ripon Christian High will be staging a family friendly Fourth of July on Monday, July 4, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the school campus.
COLUMBIA - Columbia State Historic Park is the setting for Columbia's Glorious Fourth of July Celebration on Monday, July 4.
JAMESTOWN - The ever-popular weekend steam-powered excursion trains at Railtown 1897 State Historic Park (SHP) will be running all three days of the 4th of July holiday weekend – July 2, 3 and 4 – with special rides behind Sierra No. 3 (widely known as the "Movie Star Locomotive") and aboard Caboose No. 7 on Monday, July 4 only.
The uproar over imposing a landscape maintenance district to pay for the neighborhood park scheduled to be put in place later this year in the Union Ranch neighborhood is the outgrowth of a decision made almost 30 years ago.
Josh Meyer makes no qualms about the fact that he's a "city kid."
Manteca civic and business leaders are lobbying for a redistricting plan that would end Manteca's status as a divided city for the past 20 years when it comes to representation on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
LATHROP – With the 2011-12 fiscal year fast approaching, the question before the Lathrop City Council is simple.
RIPON – Can shortening the passing period cut down on tardiness?
Henry Soria was just finishing his morning walk around the block shortly before noon Monday when a neighbor yelled out to him that his duplex located just north of the Manteca High athletic fields was on fire.
Ripon Christian Schools' student body – elementary through high school – will reach out to the community as part of their annual Spiritual Emphasis week running Jan ...
The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 300 new employees.
The San Joaquin River is rising.
For the last 25 years Bill Mendelson has made it his mission to get homeless people placed into permanent residences.
Danelle Hohe is back in the employ of the City of Lathrop.
It's a $100,000 challenge to help build the Valley Children's Healthcare specialty care center in north Modesto on Pelandale Avenue off Highway ...
Great Wolf Resort - after walking away from a Manteca deal 15 months ago - has stepped up its efforts to locate in Brentwood 35 miles away ...
How does the roads in the City of Ripon rate?
It was one of the biggest applause lines of Mayor Steve DeBrum's State of the City address and it spoke volumes about Manteca.
The City of Lathrop's plans to widen Lathrop Road – the last section within the city's influence east of Interstate 5 that has yet ...
The next Manteca Parks and Recreation middle school dance takes place this Friday at Neil Hafley School.
Almond Blossom Queen hopefuls shared their backgrounds with Ripon Rotarians during a lunch Wednesday at Spring Creek Country Club.
The newest ministry at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca honors the Santo Nino, one of the oldest Christian relics in the Philippines.
It could end up costing more than $150 million to overhaul the levees of Reclamation District 17 so they could withstand a 200-year flood.
A fire department dispatcher broke the din of the silent county emergency fire frequency late Tuesday morning announcing the passing of Tracy Fire Department Captain ...