LATHROP - It would have been really easy for Gloria Ruiz to just keep driving.
The grass isn't always greener.
Rafael Munoz didn't immediately realize that he had taken first place in the Boys and Girls Clubs of Manteca/Lathrop's Science Fair on Wednesday.
It can be one of the scariest situations that a police officer will face in their career.
Robbie Taberna was a reserve Manteca firefighter flirting with a fulltime career when his life was tragically cut short in a motorcycle accident.
Taped on the door of Rebecca Cardenas' office at St. Anthony of Padua Church is a simple flyer. But there's nothing simple about the story behind the smiling two faces. Behind their contagious smiles is a story of love and self-sacrifice.
McWhinney Development wants to invest $150 million in Manteca to build a 500-room hotel with an indoor waterpark.
Dan Levin knows that some cases are harder to crack than others.
LATHROP – It was a gamble.
Jeff Liotard - an entrepreneur who believes giving back to the community is good business - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
There's a chance that Pat Withrow's 27th year with the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department will be unlike any he's had thus far.
Thousands of volunteers from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints participated in a day of service designed to improve communities throughout the Golden State on April 26.
David Marks will be leading a panel discussion at the Manteca Patriots meeting on Thursday, May 8, at 7:30 p.m. at Chez Shari at the Manteca Golf Course.
Steve Scheibner was scheduled to fly as the first officer on American Airlines Flight 11 on Sept. 11, 2011.
Dr. Stephen Lin - an ophthalmologist extensively published and with a long history of serving South County patients - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
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.
Thirty young Japanese students are looking for host families this summer. They will be arriving on July 26 and will be in Manteca until Aug 26. During that time, the students who are between the ages of 13 and 17, will be attending classes to be held at St. Mary of the Virgin Anglican Church at the corner of Cottage and Louise avenues in Manteca.
LATHROP – There hasn't been a dam failure in Northern California for almost half a century.
He's been on one of the most beloved American comedy series' of all time.
You will reduce your water use.