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Sacramento Bee Newspaper
One killed, one injured as teen driver looks for cell phone
A distracted driver was arrested in Manteca early Saturday, after she ran into a group of teens walking along a road, killing one and injuring three.
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Sat Apr 19, 2014
14-year-old boy killed by distracted driver, CHP says
One teenager is dead and three more were hospitalized Saturday after, investigators say, a distracted driver crashed into a group of people.
Accused Distracted Driver Kills 1, Injures 3 In Manteca Crash
A Stockton teenager is accused of vehicular manslaughter after police say her car struck four pedestrians while she was reaching for her cellphone.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Roseville solar installer completes power systems in Manteca, Tracy
Roseville-based solar power company SUNworks has commissioned projects with a combined total of about 1 megawatt for Quaresma Dairy in Manteca and M&B Alfalfa Farms in Tracy.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Carl W. Leach Jr.
Loomis, California. He attended Roseville High School, where he received the defensive player of the year award for his high school football league.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Briefs -- Published April 14, 2014
A group of local military veterans is organizing an event where other veterans will have an opportunity to meet with a National Service Officer to discuss claims and benefits.
Food bank given $50,000 donation
Second Harvest Food Bank in Manteca has received a $50,000 donation from Dot Foods Inc., a major food distributor, under the company's new Neighbor-to-Neighbor charitable program.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Lifestyle briefs -- Published April 12, 2014
The French Camp McKinley Fire District Firefighter Association will host its annual pancake breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon today at the French Camp Fire Station at 310 French Camp Road.
The Modesto Bee
County Pulse: Many wait for organ transplants
Alice Fuentes of Turlock said she believes her husband, Joe, would have suffered that fate.
Business robbery leads to arrest
Investigation into a Thursday morning robbery of a check-cashing business in Manteca led to an afternoon arrest in Lathrop.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
What's on tap - week of April 14 and beyond
I'll be out, and so will this blog, until April 21. In the meantime, there's plenty of stuff to do around here.
911 briefs -- Published April 11, 2014
A woman dressed in purple on a purple bicycle and armed with a whip lashed out and struck another woman during an argument Thursday over a dog.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Business Journal
Truett-Hurst picks California paper wine bottle supplier
Truett-Hurst, Inc. on Thursday said it signed a deal with an Oakland-based maker of paper bottles to take over supplying the shelf-bound vessels for the PaperBoy wine brand after the previous United Kingdom-based supplier of the unique wine container recently encountered financial problems.
Council expected to choose interim city manager next week
The city of Davis announced late Wednesday that the City Council likely will hire an interim city manager next week whose career specialty is getting municipal budgets in order.
The Modesto Bee
64 local artists open their studios for annual Open Studio Tour
The 2014 Stanislaus Artist Open Studio features 64 local artists who are opening their studios and galleries from Modesto to Turlock, Oakdale, Manteca and beyond this weekend.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The symbol of two raised fingers, the index and middle, have meant a number of things over the years.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Manteca moving in right direction with its new Animal Services Faciliity
By any standard, Manteca is moving in the right direction with the construction and staffing of its new Animal Services Facility at the corner of Main and East Wetmore streets.
Contra Costa Times
Childrens Hospital Oakland gets $50 million and new name in UCSF Benioff Hospital merger
Children's Hospital Oakland will share in half of a $100 million donation to it and UCSF's Benioff Children's Hospital, the school announced Tuesday.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
S.J. looks to set up shop in Manteca
As the county seat, Stockton's city center is home to a cluster of buildings and offices where thousands of residents come to get building permits, apply for benefits or take care of a host of errands that they might need to do when taking care of their business with San Joaquin County government.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Celebrating Earth Day
Stockton's Earth Day Festival is scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at Victory Park.