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  • Not Funding Planned Parenthood
    published on Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:12:45 GMT
    A recent informal myMotherLode poll asked the question "Should tax dollars go to fund planned parenthood?" The results were 69 percent 'No' and 31 percent 'Yes.' In 2014 Planned Parenthood and its affiliates received $528.4 million in government funds , or about 40 percent of its total funding according to the organization's annual report....
  • Trustee Drain resigns Updated at
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 01:58:24 GMT
    District administrative assistant Chelo de Leon said the letter has given to them by the San Joaquin County Superintendent of Schools confirming the resignation. She said Drain gave no reason for resigning....
  • Hot-air balloons over Central Valley
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Hot-air balloons Color the Skies in a benefit for local youth programs and Valley Children's Hospital in the almond-growing town of Ripon. OK, so it's not Albuquerque, but the almond-growing burg of Ripon, between Modesto and Manteca, has been taking advantage of Central Valley thermals to put on an impressive hot-air balloon festival for nine years....
  • John Ronald Pecchenino
    published on Sun, 16 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    With joy, confidence and boldness Ron lived his life fully and vividly. He pursued his passions, goals and dreams every step of the way....
  • Top 50 Football Players Countdown: No. 9, Darrion Kitson
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 01:32:48 GMT
    Manteca senior Darrion Kitson, a fullback and linebacker, is No. 9 on Thomas Lawrence's Top 50 Football Players Countdown....
  • East Union teacher accused of sexual relationship with teen
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Kevin Patrick Holeman, 51, of Sacramento was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, sending harmful matter to a minor with intent of seduction, contact with a minor with sexual intent, and annoying or molesting a child, police said. Holeman, a teacher at East Union High School in Manteca, was booked into the San Joaquin County Jail at 12:19 p.m. Tuesday but has since been released, according to jail records....
  • Manteca teacher accused of unlawful sex with minor
    published on Thu, 20 Aug 2015 00:36:58 GMT
    SEVERAL WEEKS. EDIE: A 51-YEAR-OLD MANTECA TEACHER HAS BEEN ARRESTED FOR HAVING SEX WITH A MINOR AND MANTECA POLICE SAY THAT MINIOR WAS HIS 16-YEAR-OLD STUDENT....
  • East Union teacher accused of sexual relationship with teen Updated at
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 22:48:09 GMT
    Kevin Patrick Holeman, 51, of Sacramento was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, sending harmful matter to a minor with intent of seduction, contact with a minor with sexual intent, and annoying or molesting a child, police said. Holeman, a teacher at East Union High School in Manteca, was booked into San Joaquin County Jail at 12:19 p.m. Tuesday but has since been released, according to jail records....
  • Manteca Teacher Accused Of Inappropriate Relationship With 16-Year-Old Student
    published on Wed, 19 Aug 2015 22:24:09 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Football Camp Tour, Day 4: Sierra, Manteca, East Union
    published on Tue, 18 Aug 2015 06:53:44 GMT
    Football season, at its best, is covered with frost, with temperatures plunging, making hits that much more painful, and fans warmed only by the sport in front of them. Still, the energy was palpable as I visited a Valley Oak League, intra-city trio of Sierra, Manteca and East Union Monday afternoon....
  • People gather in Manteca to remember slain 15-year-old
    published on Sat, 08 Aug 2015 13:25:45 GMT
    More than a hundred people gathered Friday night to remember 15-year-old Dylan Antonio Brown at East Union High School. Police are still looking for a suspect....
  • Family and Friends Asking for Answers in Killing of Manteca Teen
    published on Sat, 08 Aug 2015 06:15:28 GMT
    Friends and family are asking the public to help find the suspect who killed 15 year old East Union High School student Dylan "Antonio" Brown on the 4th of July. "This was my son, you know? This was my baby, this was my everything, and he didn't deserve this," Brown's mother Stephanie Marquez said....
  • School lunch recipes you will actually want to feed your kids
    published on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 01:51:23 GMT
    Local chefs teamed up with school nutritionists, kids, parents and other interested community members to brainstorm, create and test healthy recipes that were designed to make a better school lunch. They entered those recipes into a national Recipes for Healthy Kids competition, part of first lady Michelle Obama's Let's Move initiative....