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For those who love Manteca

For those who love Manteca

Joe Brocchini just wanted a place where people could come and talk about the “good ol’ days” on Facebook.

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:50 a.m. | | For those who love Manteca Comments 0 Comments
MAKING SCHOOLS SAFER

MAKING SCHOOLS SAFER

Traffic flow before and after school — as well as student safety — will be significantly enhanced when students return to classes on Aug. 4 at five ...

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:49 a.m. | | MAKING SCHOOLS SAFER Comments 0 Comments


MHS grad nominated for Emmy again

Manteca Hall of Fame inductee Glen Eisner is once again in the running for an Emmy Award. “The American Horror Story: Hotel,” for which the ...

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:48 a.m. | | MHS grad nominated for Emmy again Comments 0 Comments


Zuber opting for second council term

Leo Zuber is seeking a second four-year term on the Ripon City Council.

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | Zuber opting for second council term Comments 0 Comments


Dhaliwal faces possible opponent in mayor’s race

When Sonny Dhaliwal was thinking about whether he wanted to run for another term as Lathrop’s mayor, he turned to the place you can ...

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | Dhaliwal faces possible  opponent in mayor’s race Comments 0 Comments


CHP says driver in fatal crash was Manteca man

The California Highway Patrol Wednesday said Wyatt Wheeler, 18, of Manteca was the driver in the fatal crash that occurred Friday night on the 120 ...

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Posted: jul. 28, 2016 12:46 a.m. | | CHP says driver in fatal crash was Manteca man Comments 0 Comments


Obama boosts Hillary Clinton

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — His own legacy on the line, President Barack Obama implored Americans to elect Hillary Clinton to the White House, casting her as a ...

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For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom nears

WASHINGTON (AP) — For the past decade, the man who shot President Ronald Reagan has quietly spent a growing number of his days living with his ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 9:41 p.m. | | For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom nears Comments 0 Comments


Officer says she wasn’t aware Confederate flag offends some

ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia police officer fired for flying the Confederate battle flag at her suburban Atlanta home says she had no idea the ...

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Judge dismisses manslaughter charge against Florida deputy

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A judge on Wednesday dismissed a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who claimed self-defense in the 2013 fatal shooting of ...

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US board declines to release ‘20th hijacker’ from Guantanamo

MIAMI (AP) — A board reviewing the status of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay has decided against releasing a Saudi who U.S. authorities believe narrowly avoided ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 9:41 p.m. | | US board  declines to release ‘20th hijacker’ from Guantanamo Comments 0 Comments


Bulldozer operator killed fighting blaze

BIG SUR  (AP) — The operator of a bulldozer was killed when it rolled over during the fight against a wildfire near Big Sur that has ...

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California heat prompts energy conservation ‘Flex Alert’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Operators of California’s power grid called for electricity conservation Wednesday as high temperatures hit much of the state, including scorching weather ...

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Busy camps serve needs of front-line state firefighters

SANTA CLARITA (AP) — As flames from a raging wildfire raced down mountainsides last weekend toward houses tucked in canyons north of Los Angeles, a sprawling ...

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Big cats returned to sanctuary

LOS ANGELES (AP) — About a dozen lions, tigers, cougars and other big cats were returned Wednesday to a sanctuary north of Los Angeles, four days ...

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Boy to get new prosthetic leg after beach theft

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA  (AP) — A 4-year-old boy whose artificial leg was stolen while he played at a Southern California beach will soon get a replacement.

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 8:47 p.m. | | Boy to get new  prosthetic leg  after beach theft Comments 0 Comments
PROUD TO BE AMERICANS

PROUD TO BE AMERICANS

Even though he was low-keyed about it, Chad Custodio was thrilled about his newly sworn-in citizenship Tuesday at the Manteca Transit Center.

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 12:43 a.m. | | PROUD TO BE AMERICANS Comments 1 Comment
KILLER ON THE LOOSE?

KILLER ON THE LOOSE?

It is an irony that isn’t lost on Doris Morgan.

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Wine Group plans to build big warehouse

The Wine Group — the world’s second largest winery based on volume — is planning to build a 510,000-square-foot warehouse for wine storage on the ...

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Road race ends with 120 death

A road race in south Manteca drew the attention of a police gang suppression unit sergeant in an unmarked car on South Union Road at ...

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Car slams into Manteca house fleeing police

A Buick LeSabre crashed into a house at Walnut Avenue and Joaquin Street shortly before 10 a.m. Tuesday after Manteca Police motorcycle officer Mitch ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 12:40 a.m. | | Car slams into Manteca house fleeing police Comments 0 Comments


Good Samaritans help infant out of overturned vehicle

Good Samaritans helped free a young boy from an overturned vehicle and kept his mother safe Monday after their car was struck and overturned near ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 12:39 a.m. | | Good Samaritans help infant out of overturned vehicle Comments 0 Comments


Cushman plans online ‘town hall’

Manteca City Council candidate David Cushman will be hosting an online live video chat on Facebook, which will take place on Friday, July 29, beginning ...

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Prestige program engages seniors

With age comes the freedom of retirement, the joy of grandchildren and the wisdom gained from lifelong experiences. But, it can also come with the ...

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Fifth civil judge restored for SJ

San Joaquin Superior Court, Presiding Judge Jose L. Alva, and Assistant Presiding Judge Linda L. Lofthus have announce the reinstatement of a fifth judge, Elizabeth ...

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Posted: jul. 27, 2016 12:35 a.m. | | Fifth civil judge restored for SJ Comments 0 Comments


Wildfire shuts down Big Sur parks

BIG SUR  (AP) — California’s signature parks along the Big Sur coastline that draw thousands of daily visitors were closed Tuesday as one of the ...

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Pitching for twin Delta tunnels

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — Representatives of California Gov. Jerry Brown and the Obama administration began making their pitch for approval Tuesday to build a pair of massive ...

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Home trends make fires worse

SANTA CLARITA  (AP) — When Pat Telleria saw the wind-driven flames sweeping across the grass foothills toward his dream home, he picked up the phone.

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Prosthetic leg stolen from boy, 4

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA  (AP) — A 4-year-old Southern California boy visiting the beach for the first time had his prosthetic leg stolen but hundreds of people ...

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After reading label, trying to unload ginger beer stash

Ginger beer will be the death of me.

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Posted: jul. 26, 2016 1:01 a.m. | | After reading label, trying  to unload ginger beer stash Comments 0 Comments


Teen stabbed while walking with friends in neighborhood

A 17-year-old teen was stabbed Saturday night as he walked through a Manteca neighborhood with friends.

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Posted: jul. 26, 2016 1:01 a.m. | | Teen stabbed while walking with friends in neighborhood Comments 0 Comments
TRASHING SJ COUNTY

TRASHING SJ COUNTY

Trash is not cheap. Especially when it’s illegally dumped on roadsides and San Joaquin County workers have to do the clean-up.

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KIDS’ ZONE RETURNS

KIDS’ ZONE RETURNS

Youth aged 2 to 6 are invited to bring their ride-on toy cars or power ride-ons to Friday’s Kids’ Drive-In party being staged by ...

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Posted: jul. 26, 2016 12:55 a.m. | | KIDS’ ZONE RETURNS Comments 0 Comments
Manteca, Ripon high schools gearing up

Manteca, Ripon high schools gearing up

This week marks the countdown of summer vacation for students in the Manteca Unified School District.

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Posted: jul. 26, 2016 12:55 a.m. | | Manteca, Ripon high schools gearing up Comments 0 Comments


RUSD board gives fee break to Ripon Chiefs

In recent years, participation in tackle football among youngsters age 6 through 14 has taken a hit nationwide.

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Posted: jul. 26, 2016 12:54 a.m. | | RUSD board gives fee break to Ripon Chiefs Comments 0 Comments

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