Four young siblings visited two veterans' graves at Park View Cemetery on Thursday. Their mission: to show their respect for the two men who served their country in two separate wars – World War II and the Vietnam War – by placing flags on their tombstones.
The Commons at Union Ranch - to honor the 19 veterans within its community plus others in Manteca - is hosting a Veteran's Day Celebration today from 3 to 5 p.m. at the complex on North Union Road next to Del Webb at bridge.
Aaron Murillo had just gotten home to his Meadowlark Court apartment near the Manteca Boys and Girls Club about 6 p.m. Tuesday when he heard screams from a woman on the second floor that her kitchen was on fire.
Manteca Fire Department Battalion Chief Randy May got quite a tribute with some 65 friends, family members and fellow firefighters saluting him at a Wednesday afternoon reception honoring his 27 years of service to the community.