Mother Nature was clearly on the Manteca Garden Club's side when Saturday turned out to be the calm before Sunday's hail and rain. The more than 200 guests, many of them consisting of three-generation families, who celebrated spring by touring the six outstanding private gardens in Manteca for the 12th annual Manteca Garden Tour were able to enjoy the varied horticultural experience under cloudy skies but sans any precipitation. That came later on Sunday morning when, at about the time that the garden tour started the day before, hail half the size of marbles fell in some areas ...
While the Manteca Unified School District's legal counsel has answered some of the questions regarding Board of Trustee Wendy King's alleged conflict of interest as a paid executive director of the non-profit Manteca Unified Student Trust, there are more related issues that need to be clarified.
Manteca Unified School District trustee Wendy King has a "remote conflict of interest as a paid executive director of MUST," the district's legal counsel James Scot Yarnell said during Tuesday's board meeting.
Gilbert and Emelie Diaz were officially inducted into the St. Anthony School Educational Foundation's hall of fame at the organization's 18th annual awards dinner Thursday held at Chez Shari restaurant at the Manteca Golf Course.