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Repairs aim to end flooding in front of Valverde Park

LATHROP – The sidewalk drainage repairs in front of Valverde Park, the Community Center and Senior Center that will start the week of July 12 will not have any major impact on vehicle and foot traffic to these public areas, according to city officials.

June 29, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Family still waiting for answers in Jeremy Lum’s death

LATHROP - It's been a year since tragedy struck the Lum family in Lathrop with the untimely death of the then-29-year-old University of California, Berkeley graduate Jeremy Lum.

June 28, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


No garbage rate increase for Lathrop senior citizens

LATHROP – Garbage collection rates for all residential households and commercial facilities in Lathrop will go up starting July 1. The only exceptions are the seniors in the community who are on fixed income.

June 28, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


SEIU to Lathrop Council: Put vacation cash-out perk on hold

LATHROP - The city's municpal union employees called for an end to the "costly abuse of the vacation cash-out privilege at the expense of our Lathrop community" at the June 7 Lathrop City Council meeting

June 27, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Wanted: Artists for Lathrop City Hall exhibit

LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is looking for artists who would like to have their work exhibited inside the Council Chambers.

June 26, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Group launches Lathrop Friends of the Library

LATHROP – The Lathrop Public Library is about to add a significant chapter to its history. That chapter would be on the "Friends of Lathrop Library."

June 25, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Scam artist preying on city’s elderly

Darlene Archer has a message for seniors in Manteca. Beware of "a gentleman out there" calling and asking you for your Medicare number.

June 23, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Crime


HULA HOOPS & ROOT BEER FLOATS

Scenes from the Floatin' Root Beer & Flyin' Hoops summer teen program at the Manteca Public Library.

June 23, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Sentiment favoring free-standing Lathrop police department?

LATHROP – Lathrop's contract with the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office for police services has been approved for another year, the shortest extension since 1990 when the barely six-month-old incorporated city tapped the county for community policing.

June 22, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop slowing speeders with 3-way stop

LATHROP – The Lathrop City Council voted to bypass state regulation in favor of the safety of its residents, particularly young children.

June 22, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Garage sale marathon, dinner at Kelley Brothers benefits Leukemia society

Two fund-raisers are planned to help triathlon athlete-in-training Perry Settlemoir raise $5,000 for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

June 20, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Sierra High grad brings solo act to SJ Fair

As an entertainer, he goes by the name Esteban. The up-and-coming singer, songwriter and soon-to-be psychology major at the California State University in Sacramento has brought his solo act to the San Joaquin County Fair.

June 20, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Everything coming up roses (& more) at fair

Avid gardeners will find many freebies to take home and plenty of gardening ideas at the San Joaquin County Fair which is wrapping up its final day today from noon to 7 p.m.

June 20, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


It’s fair to say Perrys impressed with 2010 SJ Fair

Art and Diane Perry were among the hundreds of people who took the leisurely trek to the San Joaquin County Fair on Friday.

June 19, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Powwow returns July 2-4 at Three Rivers

The family takes center stage at this year's celebration of the annual Fourth of July Three Rivers Indian Lodge Powwow.

June 18, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Rose Albano Risso


Two parents rally in support of teacher

Next stop for embattled special ed teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon is the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday, March 3, where he plans to plead once more that he be reinstated to his teaching position at Veritas Elementary School.

February 28, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Their mission: Remember the fallen

Tracy Cemetery is the resting place of nearly 1,000 veterans. They may be gone but certainly not forgotten.

February 27, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Weston Ranch student wins art contest

Victor Hernandez of Weston Ranch High School won the judges' nod in the art contest sponsored by the Manteca Garden Club. As the winner among 19 entries submitted, he receives $100 cash prize.

February 26, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Special ed parents plan rally, remove children

Parents of Special Education students in Manteca Unified and their supporters are holding a rally on Friday in front of the school district office to demand that district officials meet with them and reinstate teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon to his job by Monday, March 2.

February 25, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Help sought to spruce up veterans graves

There are hundreds of veterans buried at the pioneer East Union Cemetery in Manteca. The markers on many of the gravestones, through the years, have deteriorated and have become weather-worn.

February 25, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Teacher, school district officials meet Wednesday

Leo Bennett-Cauchon, Manteca Unified's special ed teacher who continues to be on leave of absence with pay, is taking his cause to Lathrop High School.

February 24, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Free Weston Ranch seeking more stores

Free Weston Ranch burst into the scene about six years ago. It's a grassroots movement being vigorously pushed by residents of the community who want to see their six plus-square-mile community detached from the City of Stockton.

February 20, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Special ed investigation involves more than 1 student

The ongoing investigation by Manteca Police into alleged improper relations with a student by Manteca Unified special ed teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchon involves not just one student, according to school district officials.

February 20, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Applications now accepted for $159M Measure G oversight

Individuals who are interested in serving on the Measure G Oversight Committee are invited to submit their applications for consideration.

February 20, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Churches observe Ash Wednesday, start of Lent

Several Ash Wednesday Masses and scripture services are being observed at St. Anthony of Padua in Manteca and St. Patrick's Church in Ripon. Ashes will be distributed during each service.

February 18, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Special ed teacher’s vigil enters day two

It's day two of Manteca Unified special education teacher Leo Bennett-Cauchion's vigil in front of the district administration office on West Louise Avenue.

February 18, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Teacher holds vigil today at district office

When Manteca Unified School District officials return to work this morning after a three-day weekend off, they will be met by Leo Bennett-Cauchon outside the West Louise Avenue entrance to the property.

February 17, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


MUSD warning of Going Digital scam

Parents and guardians of students in Manteca Unified School District are being alerted about individuals claiming to be Microsoft representatives and telling the students they need their remote access to their personal computers.

February 14, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


A wedding is a day; marriage is a lifetime

Love is in the air. Or, I should say, marriage is in the air. For the first time in my recent memory, people I know are tying the knot left and right.

February 14, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Local Columns


5th graders host 103-year-old’s birthday party

Did you have pets as a child? What was your favorite color? How many siblings did you have? What was your favorite subject in school?

February 13, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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