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Readers weigh in on wayward golf balls

Jerry Weed believes the City of Manteca should be the responsible party when a wayward golf ball flies over the fence at Crom Street and hits someone or something.

October 19, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Wine tasting & music helps send 2,000 students to symphony

Delicato Family Vineyards in Manteca will host a fund-raising event to help send hundreds of Manteca Unified fourth graders to the Stockton Symphony concert at the Atherton Auditorium in Stockton.

October 15, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


From fresh produce to antiques & collectibles

When Sue Giulian closed her popular produce stand in a rustic decades'-old barn just past the Highway 99 freeway on East Highway 120, many thought that was the end of it.

October 15, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | BUSINESS


Blustery storm sets rainfall record

Wind gusting up to 50 mph was not the only attention getter in Tuesday's first major storm of the fall season. The day's precipitation of 1.06 inches also danced its way into the record books, breaking a 47-year record for Oct. 13 that was set in 1962 when 0.76 inches of rain fell.

October 14, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Family beats storm to save almond crop

The Phillips clan of Manteca had literally hours to spare before the first drops of Tuesday's rainstorm fell on their just-harvested almond orchards.

October 14, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Entrepreneur first challenger in 2010 Lathrop mayor’s race

LATHROP – Lathrop entrepreneur J. Chaka Santos has officially announced he is running for mayor in the 2010 election for mayor.

October 13, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Good ol’ boys versus good ol’ girls in Lathrop

LATHROP – It all started with Mayor Kristy Sayles praising Lathrop Police Chief Dolores Delgado for standing her ground as the city's top cop and refusing "to kowtow to the 'good old boys' of Lathrop" during a council meeting earlier this week.

October 11, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Lathrop man: Just say no to Manteca sharing police services

LATHROP – Lathrop businessman J. Chaka Santos thinks it's high time for the city to have its own police department.

October 10, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Grant helps Lathrop cops

LATHROP - Every year, the Lathrop Police Services offers a number of crime-prevention and drug-intervention programs that have consistently been popular with residents.

October 08, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop spends $50K to look at other options for police services

LATHROP – The Lathrop City Council Tuesday night approved the allocation of up to $50,000 to finance a study aimed at evaluating the cost effectiveness of alternative police-service options and then weigh those against the city's contract with the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office.

October 07, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Lathrop resident wants cats licensed

LATHROP – It's not exactly raining cats and dogs where Lathrop resident Gary Clark lives. But an abundance of cats, both domestic and feral, have literally taken over his neighborhood.

October 07, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Lathrop seeks police alternatives

LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is trying to decide whether it should continue contracting its police services with San Joaquin County or try other more feasible and cost-effective alternatives.

October 06, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Council confers with legal counsel over Browne case

LATHROP – Fired chief building officer Matt Browne's next move could be a lawsuit against the City of Lathrop.

October 06, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Drive Crom Street at your own risk

Next time I need to access Crom Street to get to either Airport Way or Union Road, I'll think twice about taking that route.

October 03, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


State FPPC sends warning to Lathrop Mayor Kristy Sayles

LATHROP – The state's Fair Political Practices Commission has sent a letter of warning to Lathrop Mayor Kristy Sayles in connection with reporting errors and omissions in her annual campaign reports.

October 02, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


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Del Webb residents embrace clubs, volunteerism

Hundreds of cancer patients at Kaiser Permanente hospital in Manteca have been the recipients of love and comfort from a handful of women at the Woodbridge at Del Webb community in Manteca.

July 26, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Scholl seeks another trustee term

Manteca Unified Board of Trustees president Don Scholl has made it official. He is running for reelection. He filed his candidate's papers at the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters in Stockton on Thursday.

July 26, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Get ready for $159M school bond

A $159 million bond measure is likely to be placed on the ballot in November by the Manteca Unified School District.

July 25, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Teachers get ready for new Common Core

The last days in July up to the beginning of Aug. 1 are busy days for parents getting their children ready for the start of the school year. Shopping for new clothes, shoes, backpacks, papers, pencils, and pens is part of all that preparation.

July 24, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


BLOOMING IN RIPON

The handmade rustic sign reads: "Grandpa's Flower Patch. Only God can make a flower. Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Matt 6:29."

July 23, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Ripon News


Medeiros going for 20 years as board trustee

Manteca farmer Manuel Medeiros is like the Energizer bunny. He just keeps going and going.

July 23, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Great Valley Academy adding 80 more pupils

Great Valley Academy is still on a roll four years after it opened in Manteca.

July 23, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


THE HAM MAN

There are four seasons of the year – winter, spring, summer and fall.

July 21, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Volunteers needed today for garden work

If you have time to spare today and you enjoy getting your hands dirty, you are welcome to stop by anytime at the community garden in progress at Sequoia Elementary School.

July 19, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Evelyn Moore first to file for re-election

Manteca Unified Board of Trustees vice president Evelyn Moore filed her candidate's papers Monday at the San Joaquin County Registrar's Office in Stockton.

July 15, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


THE DAIRY GRIND

Here's yet another sign of the times. The demise of family-owned dairy farm operations. In many cases, the dairy farm has been handed down from one generation to the next.

July 12, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


California milk meets global demand

There is a good reason these days why California has happy cows, as touted in the Milk Advisory Board-backed television advertising. It's the same reason that could put a happy smile on the faces of dairy farmers in the Golden State.

July 12, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


THRIVING AGAINST ALL ODDS

If you wait for your dad's shoes, you'll wait all your life.

July 12, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


It’s a never-ending cycle of work at the dairy

The day started at 5 a.m. for the Curnejo family. Jaime and wife Velma, and their older children, were up before the break of dawn – winter, spring, summer and fall. No fail. They had nearly 200 cows to milk in the barn.

July 12, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


SWEET LABOR OF LOVE

These are busy days at the FESM Hall in Manteca.

July 11, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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