View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Rose Albano Risso


Lathrop offers Browne $10K & old job

LATHROP – Despite the recommendation of an administrative law judge in April that Matt Browne be reinstated to his old job with full back pay and benefits, Lathrop's former chief building official is still fighting the powers-that-be at city hall.

October 01, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


John Deere distribution center for Lathrop?

LATHROP – A John Deere distribution center could be moving next to the Lathrop McDonald's on Louise Avenue at South Harlan Road.

September 30, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | BUSINESS


R.C. Owens joining Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame

R.C. Owens was elated last week to learn that he had been selected to the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame.

September 30, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Grass fire ties up Bypass traffic

Quick action by Manteca and Lathrop-Manteca firefighters Monday averted what easily could have developed into a larger and more dangerous inferno along westbound 120 Bypass just behind Manteca Industrial Park.

September 29, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Tough new rules for mobile vendors start October 19

LATHROP – The new ordinance that will mandate taco and ice cream trucks, pushcarts, food wagons and other mobile vending operations to obtain a business permit from the city will take effect on Monday, Oct. 19.

September 26, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Plenty of food, fun for entire family

LATHROP – Here's a party that's open to everybody.

September 25, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Chevron’s secondary ‘main’ office still on track

LATHROP – T.J. FIG Inc., a defense contractor company, has moved into the KB Home facility in Lathrop.

September 24, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Bus service for kids or patch potholes?

LATHROP – Will the Regional Transportation District be able to come to the rescue of Lathrop High School students so they won't have to walk the 2.5-mile to school especially in the coming winter months?

September 23, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Lathrop willing to pay up to $100K a year for someone to sell city

LATHROP – Lathrop is a city in need of a sales agent. Someone who will not only devote his full time to sell the city's potential as a good location for business but, more importantly, to aggressively pursue that goal.

September 22, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop seniors chili cook-off this Thursday

LATHROP – Second chances do happen. Even for chili cooks whose dishes did not quite make it to the top three winners in the recent cook-off in Manteca to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank.

September 22, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Was question to Lathrop vice mayor racist?

LATHROP – Mayor Kristy Sayles said she was disgusted.

September 19, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Harvest Festival weekend

Nobody is going to have an opportunity to dunk a man of the cloth in a big tank of water.

September 18, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


No-bus zones creates Lathrop High traffic woes

LATHROP – Three months ago, Dan Doyle was singing his praises for the West Lathrop Road improvements. He could hardly wait to see the improvements completed.

September 16, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Lathrop wants to woo businesses in earnest

LATHROP – To hire a consultant for $50,000 a year or to hire an economic development administrator for $150,000 a year: that is the dilemma facing the Lathrop City Council tonight.

September 15, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


When the pigeons come home to roost you’d better watch out

Gina M. Roos had every right to be upset after her recent experience at the East Yosemite Avenue McDonald's in Manteca.

September 14, 2009 | Rose Albano Risso | Local Columns


« First  « Prev  124 125 126 127 128  Next »  Last »

Page 126 of 142

Articles By Author - Rose Albano Risso


Two trustees trying to remove administrator?

An administrator at a high school in the Manteca Unified School District will remain in his position following a Board of Trustees vote in closed session on Tuesday.

January 30, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Great Options help support Kindred Arts

The Manteca Kindred Arts has been bringing top-notch musicians of national and international caliber to Manteca for nearly three decades. Perhaps less known is the fact the non-profit organization has been offering other entertainment options every year for the public's gastronomical pleasure, among other things.

January 30, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Don’t expect MUSD meetings on YouTube

If you have been looking forward to watching the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees meeting live-streamed on the Internet or on YouTube, don't hold your breath.

January 29, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Got questions? District vows to answer

Parents and other individuals with concerns and questions about the distribution of 23,000 computers to students in Manteca Unified can look forward to Friday when district officials will start doling out answers and explanations.

January 28, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


MADE WITH LOVE

The quilted American flag occupying one entire wall at Ladybug Quilts in Manteca is not just a store decoration.

January 28, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Farmers give thanks but pray for more

In the summer, with California in the throes of a record-setting drought, the sign that popped up all over the farming areas in and around Manteca caught a bit of attention with the message: "Pray for Rain."

January 27, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Manteca Unified may live stream board meetings

With the Manteca Unified School District Going Digital, and its 23,000 students now being armed with 21st-century education tools called Panasonic 3E computers, is a televised or live streamed Board of Trustees meeting far behind?

January 24, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


CATHOLIC SCHOOLS

An annual religious event celebrated by St. Anthony of Padua School on Sunday illustrates the role it has played since it opened in 1956 and its mission.

January 23, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


St. Anthony teachers share Catholic education thoughts

Carolyn Cano does not consider her career choice – teaching at a Catholic school – as a job. It's not a venue for earning money. It's not a livelihood. It's not an 8-5 job. It is much more than that, she said.

January 23, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


TECH ROLL OUT

Wednesday was Lincoln Elementary School's turn for the Great Deployment.

January 22, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


High school artist work graces posters

The 2015 art contest sponsored by the Manteca Garden Club will have 19 Manteca Unified high school students competing for a cash award and the honor of seeing their art work being used for the club's posters and brochures.

January 22, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Amazon showcases cutting edge tech

Amazon, the world's biggest online retailer, unveiled its state-of-the-art Fulfillment Center in Tracy more than a year after it was launched in 2013 with 1,000 full-time workers.

January 21, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Art Show to coincide with Ripon festival

The Marylou Tornell Art Show is looking for entries to be displayed during the two-day Ripon Almond Blossom Festival on Feb. 20 and 21.

January 21, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | Ripon News


104-year-old‘s shares secret to long life

Dorothy Radisich's secret to a youthful look is in her breakfast. Her first meal of the day consists of wheat germ, oatmeal, and flakes.

January 21, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Mass, celebration mark Santo Nino feast day

The day Pope Francis concluded his three-day visit to the Philippines, the Filipinos in Manteca were playing host to parishioners from more than a dozen parishes in the Diocese of Stockton for the annual celebration of the Feast of Santo Nino.

January 20, 2015 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 5


Please wait ...