Del Webb at Woodbridge resident Joyce and Carl Bowmar ended their western Caribbean Cruise Friday morning only to find themselves in the middle of an "active shooter" situation in Florida where five people were killed and eight injured.
It's been 20 years since PG&E - along with Southern California Edison - dangled competitive transmission charge (CTC) exemptions for irrigation districts to enter the retail power business to secure two California legislators' votes that delivered electricity deregulation.
The late Antone Raymus liked to say he didn't just build homes. He built communities.
Credit East Union High's second-half defense for the 49-32 Valley Oak League win over visiting Sierra on Friday.
The proposed Ripon Tribe Award is designed to celebrate that special nature of the student/teacher/staff relationship.
Carol Davis made a difference.
Master Tracy Schaffer and his wife Dottie have sold their popular Tae Kwon Do martial arts studio in Ripon's downtown, having decided to retire after teaching thousands ranging in age from 4 ½ to 79 years the art of self-defense in their 1,200 square foot building.
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - Photographer and rock climber Josh Hilling who lives in the foothills below Yosemite National Park spent recent days chopping wood and stocking up on groceries, ahead of what's expected to be the strongest storm to hit Central California in years.
There was no getting out of work early on Friday for Lathrop city crews who were busy batting down the hatches in preparation for what is being described as the "storm of the decade" – expected to pound Northern California for two days starting late this evening.
At 6 a.m. Thursday morning I was standing alongside the Manteca Public Library with Manteca Police Officer Mike Kelly as he woke up the homeless who had made camp under the eaves and reminded them to clean up after themselves before they moved on to the gazebo in Library Park.
If you go by what is on Facebook, Mike Kelly doesn't do anything as the City of Manteca's Community Resource Officer.
Sunday's forecast for a major pounding of the Northern San Joaquin Valley with heavy rain and high winds comes almost 20 years to the day on Jan. 8, 1997 when floodwaters reached a dry levee just south of Woodward Avenue that provided southwest Manteca's last line of defense.
Twenty years ago, state emergency officials were bracing for the worse.
Manteca Police Department graveyard shift officers found the man accused of attempting to murder his mother.
Spanish explorers climbing to the top of Mt. Diablo in the early summer of 1776 thought they had stumbled onto a great inland lake.
Students at Joshua Cowell Elementary School were thrilled Thursday with the reading of 'Green Eggs and Ham.'
Two months into 2017 and construction activity in Manteca has already reached half of the $100.7 millon level for all of last year.
The City of Ripon has scheduled two days for the new Spring Clean-up Program.
A rare event could happen this year – New Melones Reservoir could come near to holding its designed storage capacity of 2.4 million acre feet ...
A long-time Manteca nurse, Stephanie Smith, 44, is suffering from a tick bite that has developed into a serious case of Lyme disease.
Manteca Unified is the leader of the pack when it comes to teacher salaries and total compensation for San Joaquin County.
The mesh cameras are part of the wireless video surveillance system used to help assist local law enforcement.
Tired of that old refrigerator sitting on the side of the house?
Go to the City of Manteca Facebook site and this is what you see:
The threat of a levee breach in Lathrop appears to be subsiding as the level of the San Joaquin River continues to decline.
Manteca's can kicking may be catching up with it.
The San Joaquin River's tendency to test levees along with a state mandate for 200-year flood protection means existing homes and businesses - as well ...
Details of the fatal shooting of a motorist in a Ripon neighborhood were provided by Stanislaus County Sheriff Adam Christiansen - whose deputy fired the shots ...
Shortly after Donald Trump's order to ban thousands of documented, vetted immigrants and refugees from our shores, crowds rushed to airports all over the ...
Police chiefs - just like rank and file law enforcement officers - strive to serve and protect.