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Cuevas Arevalo, Garcia earn Character Counts at Lincoln

At Lincoln Elementary School’s eighth-grade promotion exercises, Principal Steve Anderson said Wednesday that the highest honor bestowed by Manteca Unified at this level is ...

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Posted: may. 27, 2016 12:31 a.m. | | Cuevas Arevalo, Garcia earn  Character Counts at Lincoln Comments 0 Comments


McParland promotes 123 8th graders during ceremony

Some 123 eighth-grade students at McParland Elementary School took a stroll down memory lane on Wednesday.

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Colony Oaks advances 61 8th graders to Ripon High

Colony Oak Elementary School promoted 61 eighth graders Wednesday evening with most of them going on to join the freshman class at Ripon High.

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Mossdale 8th graders mark transition into high shcool

Zaiba Fazli had plenty of cash for her eighth-grade promotion event at Mossdale Elementary School.

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Understanding the price of freedom

Susan Dell’Osso takes Memorial Day to heart.

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Lancers charge into world

Lancers charge into world

Jagveer Singh didn’t ask for his fellow East Union graduates to go out and change the world.

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WR seniors celebrate achievement

WR seniors celebrate achievement

Kaitlynn Gov experienced an awkward moment at Thursday’s commencement exercises at Weston Ranch High.

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Sheriff steps up efforts to reduce crime

It’s not exactly out of the “Minority Report” but the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Department is adopting an analysis program enabling deputies to ...

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Ripon’s Harvest High graduates 17 seniors

Seventeen seniors graduated Wednesday at noon from Ripon’s Harvest High continuation school located on the edge of the Ripon Unified campus on West Main ...

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House wades into water war

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wading into a longstanding California water war, the House Wednesday endorsed a Republican plan to shift more water to San Joaquin Valley farmers ...

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Rowdy protests, no violence this time outside Trump rally

ANAHEIM  (AP) — A day after violent protesters outside a Donald Trump rally threw burning items at police and toppled barricades, the presumptive Republican presidential nominee ...

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Demand plummeting for California pollution credits

SACRAMENTO  (AP) — California’s ambitious efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are taking a hit as demand has plummeted for pollution credits that are supposed ...

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Johnny Depp’s wife files for divorce

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Johnny Depp’s wife has filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences after 15 months of marriage.

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Medal of Honor recipient

Sammy Davis — a man whose bravery beyond the call of duty in the Vietnam War made him a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient — is speaking ...

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Ripon Police arrest 2 for prostitution

Undercover police officers and detectives were offered more than what was on the menu Tuesday at a pair of Ripon massage parlors that were busted ...

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Fundraiser to benefit brain cancer victim

As the staff in charge of development and scholarships at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School in Manteca, Debbie Kapina through the years has helped ...

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Palmers come thru with flags for veterans buried at EU Cemetery

Suzanne Clemens had a dilemma.

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Henderson returns from Afghanistan deployment

Major Bradley Henderson, United States Air Force, returned home from a 6-month deployment to Kabul, Afghanistan, on April 29.

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Shasta, Sequoia, Cowell & Lathrop promote students

Shasta Elementary School students got their first taste of what high school will be like on Tuesday night when they crowded into Manteca High School ...

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Golden West promotes 65 students into high school

Some 65 students at Golden West Elementary School took their first step towards high school.

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UP trestle burns; $1M loss

UP trestle burns; $1M loss

A fire destroyed a 200-yard long Union Pacific Railroad trestle sending black smoke billowing into the sky Tuesday morning north of River Islands at Lathrop.

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Posted: may. 25, 2016 12:59 a.m. | | UP trestle burns; $1M loss Comments 0 Comments
BE.SUCCESSFUL

BE.SUCCESSFUL

Not too many people gave Marissa Lafayette much of a chance a few years ago.

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Ripon’s top two grads heading to UCLA

Ripon’s top two grads heading to UCLA

Ripon High’s Daniel Van Lewen and Hailey Johnson shared plenty of the same memories of the past four years.

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Fant suing constituent over remarks

Is a sitting Manteca Unified School District trustee suing a constituent for claiming he said something he says he didn’t?

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Posted: may. 25, 2016 12:56 a.m. | | Fant suing constituent over remarks Comments 2 Comments


Manteca Futbol Club scores with neighbors

The Manteca Futbol Club took it upon themselves to pay the City of Manteca to have an off-duty Manteca Police officer work the streets in ...

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Anti-panhandling signs give wrong impression

City Manager Karen McLaughlin is not wild about the idea of posting signs at freeway off-ramps referencing Manteca’s anti-panhandling ordinance.

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Posted: may. 25, 2016 12:51 a.m. | | Anti-panhandling signs give wrong impression Comments 2 Comments


LOSING WEIGHT

I took a nutrition class once while I was going to Delta College.

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BEAUTIFUL FUTURE

BEAUTIFUL FUTURE

The dry weeds choking the new medians on North Main Street as well as the Lathrop Road replacement interchange on Highway 99 are only temporary.

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SUMMER KICK-OFF

SUMMER KICK-OFF

Manteca Parks & Recreation is ushering in summer on Saturday, June 4, with a three-hour event designed to help parents explore recreation class programs for their ...

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One of Sierra High’s first teachers retiring

One of Sierra High’s first teachers retiring

Debbie Mitzman has been at Sierra High since its opening in 1994.

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Ripon High honors college bound seniors

Ripon High this year celebrated the academic achievements of the Class of 2016 with a College Reveal Night to acknowledge those that have already been ...

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Lathrop has funds for first levee work

One thing has been apparent ever since the City of Lathrop began the push to retrofit the levees that protect its residents from a massive ...

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Posted: may. 24, 2016 12:41 a.m. | | Lathrop has funds   for first levee work Comments 0 Comments


Free dinner this Friday for veterans

Are you a veteran?

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Zapien: Build Manteca center

The rise of South San Joaquin County isn’t lost on Moses Zapien.

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Posted: may. 23, 2016 12:09 a.m. | | Zapien: Build Manteca center Comments 0 Comments
CLASS OF 2016

CLASS OF 2016

Generations of Manteca-Lathrop residents owe their good health to Dr. Randall K. Yee and his late father Dr. Richard Duck Moon Yee.

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Posted: may. 23, 2016 12:09 a.m. | | CLASS OF 2016 Comments 0 Comments

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