LATHROP – It's a Jailhouse Scramble for a good cause.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Branch Library presents "One World, Many Songs" today starting at 2 p.m. The program kicks off the 2011 Summer Reading Program for Lathrop, and features singer and musician Bonnie Lockhart who will present a sing and move-along concert of folk songs and World Music games. The event is free and open to the public.
LODI - Cars from 1970 and older, including two rare Microcars used as models for Pixar Studio's Cars 2 movie characters, will be on display at the Vintage Car Show to be held Saturday, June 18, at the San Joaquin County Historical Museum in Micke Grove Park south of Lodi.
TRACY - The City of Tracy – Cultural Arts Division presents Kunstlerleben – From Budapest to the Valley – Stephen Gyermek Retrospective from June 25 through July 23.
United Way's Manteca/Lathrop Community Council will be hosting their second annual wine & chocolate event on Wednesday, June 15, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley at the 120 Bypass and Union Road.
Measure M – the half cent public safety sales tax passed by voters – is being mismanaged according to the president of the Manteca Firefighters Association.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
Clara Schmiedt was teaching at East Union High when Manteca Unified announced they were establishing a JROTC program at the campus more than 20 years ...
Never underestimate the purchasing power of a penny.
Should California voters approve Proposition 64 Tuesday it will not make it legal to sell or transport marijuana for sale in Manteca.
An attack mailer by a shadowy political action committee has lumped Mayor Sonny Dhaliwal into the same category as two of Stockton's most embattled ...
Pedestrians and bicyclists are forewarned. The City of Manteca can't afford alley repairs.
Krista McCoon has a reason for doing what it is that she does.
KNIGHTS FERRRY - The view from the Knights Ferry Bridge this time of year is sure to include Chinook salmon during the peak of their migration.
The six mile stretch of the 120 Bypass is arguably the most crash-prone freeway in the Northern San Joaquin Valley.
Mike Kelly's face is the first thing that many of the homeless of Manteca see every morning.
It's tough being a peace officer.
Don Moyer knows about snakes in the grass - especially those with rattlers.
Ripon U.S. Marine veteran Rick Van Unen has always given back to his country.
Teresa Novoa walked into the Weston Ranch High gymnasium on Wednesday morning thinking that she and the rest of the JROTC cadets of the Cougar ...
Despite triple-digit temperatures in September, the City of Lathrop still managed to curtail its water use to predrought levels as the State of California has ...
The pending solid waste rate hikes the Manteca City Council will consider adopting Dec. 6 has prompted a lot of questions from ratepayers.