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  • Candidate raffling gun at fundraiser Updated Feb 5, 2016 at
    published on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Alex Appleby, who is running for California's 9th Congressional District, is holding what he calls “the most unconventional fundraiser of its time,” later this month at the Stockton Memorial Civic Auditorium. Tickets are still available for the “Liberty Rally & Dinner Fundraiser,” that promises food, music, special guest speakers, dancing and raffles....
  • McParland Elementary shuts down annex due to smoke
    published on Fri, 08 Jan 2016 10:30:18 GMT
    George McParland Elementary School in Manteca was closed Thursday after smoke was detected in the annex office before classes began. The Manteca Unified School District posted a note from Principal Dale Borgeson that the fire department was called to investigate the campus at 1370 London Ave., and that students were kept away from classrooms until the cause for the smoke could be found....
  • McParland Elementary shuts down annex due to smoke
    published on Fri, 08 Jan 2016 10:30:18 GMT
    George McParland Elementary School in Manteca was closed Thursday after smoke was detected in the annex office before classes began. The Manteca Unified School District posted a note from Principal Dale Borgeson that the fire department was called to investigate the campus at 1370 London Ave., and that students were kept away from classrooms until the cause for the smoke could be found....
  • School boards elect new positions
    published on Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:30:21 GMT
    Several school boards throughout San Joaquin County held regularly scheduled meetings on Tuesday, the last of the calendar year before classes will resume in January after winter break. Lodi, Manteca and Stockton unifieds took time last night to appoint board members to new positions on the board, mainly for President, Vice President and clerk....
  • be.tech Academy to hold Open House
    published on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 23:00:14 GMT
    Manteca Unified's be.tech Academy will hold an Open House event on Thursday, Jan. 14 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the school's campus, located on 2271 W. Louise Ave in Manteca. The campus is directly behind the district's offices....
  • Boys Basketball Power Rankings: Vol. III
    published on Thu, 21 Jan 2016 13:29:12 GMT
    Head coach Chris Teevan speaks to his Weston Ranch boys basketball team during its 72-68 Valley Oak League win over Manteca Friday at home. CALIXTRO ROMIAS/THE RECORD Thanks to Jaelen Ragsdale, the Cougars protected their perch atop my Boys Basketball Power Rankings for large schools in Stockton, San Joaquin County and the Mother Lode....
  • McParland Elementary shuts down annex due to smoke
    published on Fri, 08 Jan 2016 10:30:18 GMT
    George McParland Elementary School in Manteca was closed Thursday after smoke was detected in the annex office before classes began. The Manteca Unified School District posted a note from Principal Dale Borgeson that the fire department was called to investigate the campus at 1370 London Ave., and that students were kept away from classrooms until the cause for the smoke could be found....
  • School boards elect new positions
    published on Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:30:21 GMT
    Several school boards throughout San Joaquin County held regularly scheduled meetings on Tuesday, the last of the calendar year before classes will resume in January after winter break. Lodi, Manteca and Stockton unifieds took time last night to appoint board members to new positions on the board, mainly for President, Vice President and clerk....
  • Students Sickened By Maintenance Work At Manteca School
    published on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 07:48:55 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....
  • Maintenance Work Sickens 13 Students In Manteca Classroom
    published on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 01:43:56 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....
  • Manteca Students Hospitalized After Maintenance Work Goes Wrong
    published on Thu, 14 Jan 2016 01:12:00 GMT
    Eleven students and one adult complained of difficulty breathing Wednesday after maintenance work on the heating and air conditioning system at Joshua Cowell Elementary School went wrong. Five of the students were transported by ambulance to Doctors Hospital and Kaiser Manteca, the remaining students were released to their parents....
  • be.tech Academy to hold Open House
    published on Wed, 13 Jan 2016 15:15:19 GMT
    Manteca Unified's be.tech Academy will hold an Open House event on Thursday, Jan. 14 from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the school's campus, located on 2271 W. Louise Ave in Manteca. The campus is directly behind the district's offices....
  • Educators made big impacts Updated at
    published on Tue, 12 Jan 2016 00:31:43 GMT
    Editor's note: The Record is continuing its series on whom we choose to honor by naming schools after them. From presidents to military heroes to historical figures, those we honor are a diverse group....
  • By the Numbers: Sierra-Manteca boys basketball rivalry
    published on Sat, 09 Jan 2016 01:34:04 GMT
    The Manteca and Sierra boys basketball teams battle for the ball in January 2014 at Manteca High's Winter Gym. CALIXTRO ROMIAS/RECORD FILE 2014 Manteca entertains Sierra , at 7:15 p.m. today at Winter Gym, a great barometer for the heralded Buffaloes and the perhaps overlooked Timberwolves: reigning Sac-Joaquin Section Division III champions....
  • McParland Elementary shuts down annex due to smoke
    published on Fri, 08 Jan 2016 02:56:33 GMT
    George McParland Elementary School in Manteca was closed Thursday after smoke was detected in the annex office before classes began. The Manteca Unified School District posted a note from Principal Dale Borgeson that the fire department was called to investigate the campus at 1370 London Ave., and that students were kept away from classrooms until the cause for the smoke could be found....
  • sign seven to reserve/futures contracts
    published on Thu, 07 Jan 2016 20:38:50 GMT
    New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced that the following players have signed reserve/futures contract with the club; wide receiver Bell : Bell spent the second half of the season on the New Orleans practice squad after originally being signed by the Washington Redskins out of the University of San Diego as a free agent following the 2015 NFL Draft. The Manteca, Calif., native finished his college career ranked fourth all-time in school history in rec...
  • Healthy government school lunches you'll actually want to make at home
    published on Mon, 04 Jan 2016 18:25:26 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....