DEAR DIDI: We just adopted a gorgeous Boxer puppy a couple of weeks ago. Our veterinarian said that we should not take him outside until he has all of his shots. At what age do you recommend that we begin a training program? - New Dog Parents in Manteca
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a great fan of your column and others that address such a multitude of illnesses and medical situations. However, I cannot recall EVER seeing or reading the illness of ADHD even mentioned.
NEW YORK (AP) - Browsing the meat section at the supermarket, labels abound for organic meat, kosher meat and meat raised without antibiotics or hormones.
MODESTO – Modesto Junior College Project Green and Solar Everywhere will host a Solar Fair on Saturday, Sept. 28, 9 from a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Church of the Brethren, 2301 Woodland Avenue in Modesto. The event is free and open to the public.
MODESTO – The Modesto Junior College Astronomy Club invites the community to view the stars at the Telescope Nights held the first Friday of each month at the new Science Community Center on MJC's West Campus, 2201 Blue Gum Avenue. Telescope Night admission, viewing and campus parking are free.
The almond orchard that greets northbound Highway 99 motorists as they approach the Yosemite Avenue exit may soon give way to a new crop - single family homes.
Manteca's iconic water tower could come down any day. That's by virtue of the Manteca City Council's unanimous vote a few years ago that condemned its fate to death by demolition.
With the snip of a ceremonial ribbon and after hundreds of hours of volunteer labor, a therapy center for teens became a reality in the 100 block of West Main Street in downtown Ripon.
The good news Manteca Unified School District received recently will only multiply into more good news in the future.
LATHROP – Two young men - including one that was killed - were shot late Thursday night in Lathrop after a vehicle chase ended in gunfire on a residential street.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The autograph hounds waiting expectantly in a hotel lobby weren't drawn by actors, musicians or politicians, but by a few dozen men whose rare and distinguished achievements have earned them the nation's highest military honor.
Manteca Police Department's Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint tonight at an undisclosed location tonight within the City of Manteca, between the hours of 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
It offers two days of wholesome family-friendly activities and attractions. Bill of fare includes popular American carnival food plus a wide variety of ethnic palate-pleasers such as fresh-fried lumpia, tacos, and pizza. Continuous entertainment on stage features local talents with music and dance performances for the whole family.
EUREKA (AP) - Officials have identified a jawbone found at the mouth of the Klamath River as that of a teenage boy who disappeared in 2011 after fleeing a stolen vehicle.
Eric Reis, head coach at Manteca High School in his 22nd year of coaching now takes on the role of assistant coach for the Manteca High School feeder team, the Manteca Jr. Buffs.
California is the first state to enshrine certain rights for transgender K-12 students in state law, requiring public schools to allow those students access to whichever restroom and locker room they want.
It's been a very good year for McManis Family Winery in Ripon.
By JASON CAMPBELL
The annual Christmas tree lighting is one of the City of Ripon's kick-off to the holidays.
By ROSE ALBANO TISSO
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - Like the Pledge of Allegiance or "The Star-Spangled Banner," the Gettysburg Address is a sacred American text, so fully absorbed into the culture that phrases such as "four score and seven years ago" and "of the people, by the people, for the people" are as familiar as any song lyric or line of poetry.
Bob Adams - the Manteca city manager that played a key role in major civic and private sector improvements ranging from Speckles Park and Big League Dreams to landing Bass Pro Shops - is now helping a second California city on the ropes financially since his retirement in 2008.
The Northern San Joaquin Valley's longest running twilight holiday parade is gearing up for its 41st run.
Ripon High's new stadium flag pole is being dedicated this Friday, Nov. 22, at 1 p.m.
Telethon organizers are hoping items such as authenticated signed jerseys of football greats Ken Stabler and Jim Otto as well as San Francisco Giants legend Willie Mays will help raise funds to provide a safe haven for 1,500 Manteca and Lathrop kids.
Comcast wants to close its Manteca office in the 100 block of North Grant Street.
Congressman Jeff Denham, who is also a Turlock almond grower, underscored the importance of education measures and the Farm Bill during a talk before the Salida Rotary.
Apparently filing for a $313,248 tax refund when you're not entitled to it is a no-no.
How much will a somewhat safer pedestrian crossing of Woodward Avenue at Buena Vista Drive cost?
Some 60 nurses, Kaiser patients and community supporters used foot power along with a couple in wheelchairs Friday to protest service cuts at the Manteca medical facility. Ten of the protesters were registered nurses, including Zenei Triunfo-Cortez who is one of four presidents representing the California Nurses Association.