ATLANTA (AP) - Half the nation's overweight teens have unhealthy blood pressure, cholesterol or blood sugar levels that put them at risk for future heart attacks and other cardiac problems, new federal research says.
CHICAGO (AP) - President Barack Obama and NATO allies declared Sunday that the end of the long and unpopular Afghanistan war is in sight even as they struggled to hold their fighting force together in the face of dwindling patience and shaky unity.
Veteran Manteca Police officer Stephen Dowswell has been given $1,000 by the city refuse workers' Jeff J.B. Burkhardt Memorial Fund to help with his incidental needs as he recovers from a bone marrow transplant some 12 weeks ago in San Francisco.
By DENNIS WYATT
The vital signs for Manteca District Ambulance are still going strong as the non-profit turns 60.
Manteca is working to leverage 417 acres of farmland the city bought along Hays Road into a way to generate revenue, reduce future wastewater treatment costs, and increasing the market value of another 100 acres the city owns by at least 500 percent.
City of Manteca refuse workers proved once again how they stick together donating $1,000 to help Randy Karim with incidentals.
LATHROP - Lathrop and Manteca firefighters responded to a reported structure and grass fire Friday afternoon at the end of Park Avenue in Lathrop – north of Louise Avenue and just east of McKinley Avenue.
Manteca homeowners - regardless of where they live - could get saddled with mandatory flood insurance forcing them to shell out $7.5 million a year.
Rexie LeStrange has spent the last 21 years dealing with garbage.
Two Manteca birds are the first confirmed Northern San Joaquin Valley cases in 2012 for the deadly West Nile virus.
A strong chemical odor inside the Leslie Pools store brought firefighters to air out the building after two employees evacuated the store shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday. A chemical fire started an hour later inside the front door.
LATHROP - A 14-year-old Lathrop teen's attempt to befriend a deputy's police dog Tuesday got a bite on his arm when he reached into a patrol car at the Mossdale Landing Community Park.
J.M. Equipment Co., Inc. is supporting Amy Haapanen as she competes for the chance to attend the 2012 Olympics in London this summer representing the United States in the hammer throw.
Sierra High School will induct five members into its inaugural Hall of Fame in the school library Sunday at 4 p.m.
A southbound motorist allegedly under the influence of alcohol reportedly sideswiped a motorist's vehicle at about 7 p.m. Thursday in the 400 block ...
The evacuation order for the areas south of Woodward Avenue and west of S. Airport Way has been lifted.
R. Tod Ruse stopped a black pickup truck trying to go past the road closure sign at the South Airport Court entrance. After being informed ...
The staff that helped the late Alan Thomas run the Manteca Golf Course play and driving ranges will be in place through at least June ...
For a short while on Wednesday Airport Way was closed to traffic in both directions at Division Road as crews moved equipment from one trouble ...
The latest plan to raise money for California's deteriorating roads could send $2.5 million annually to Manteca to upgrade streets riddled with cracks ...
Stephen Taylor has seen his fair share of small business folks get duped out of their life savings, homes, health insurance and their retirement plan.
Get ready for a Manteca Unified School District spending slowdown.
When Mike Kelly started working to help get homeless people off Manteca's streets, he started a logbook.
The City of Ripon's Spring Cleanup Program is about to change.
In the end, it wasn't a state agency that saved the day and kept a section of the levee behind Hays Road from blowing ...
Congressman Jeff Denham - who has helped local agencies get the federal government to look at fish predation on the Stanislaus River instead of just releasing ...
Permits to access restricted areas falling under the mandatory flood evacuation in south Manteca are being made available all day today at the Lathrop-Manteca Fire ...
In the coming days the speed on Woodward Avenue between Union Road and Airport Way will be set at 30 mph.
Reconstruction plans for Colony Oak Elementary School are currently at the Division of State Architects office in Sacramento.