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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


Lathrop Youth Focus wins car raffle Auto factor donates money to buy 25 tickets

LATHROP – This story is about the car that could. It can also be a story about teen-agers who have been good.

June 17, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop happy with economic development

LATHROP – The Lathrop City Council members all sang their praises for Economic Development Administrator Steve Carrigan.

June 16, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Perry Settlemoir racing to help save lives

Perry Settlemoir is running, swimming and bicycling his way to a healthier tomorrow.

June 16, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Budget talks offer gory fiscal details in Lathrop

LATHROP – It has more cuts and slashes than an R-rated Halloween horror movie.

June 15, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Lathrop must deal with $1.2M shortfall

LATHROP – There are barely two weeks left of the 2009-10 fiscal year.

June 14, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


Lathrop-Manteca firefighters fill boot for MDA

LATHROP - The firefighters did not even need to ask for donations. Motorists at the intersection of Louise Avenue and Harlan Road in Lathrop kept the 10 volunteers from the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District constantly on their toes with their donations from 9 a.m. to about 1 p.m. Saturday.

June 14, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Lathrop cuts police budget by 13.75%

LATHROP – Lean times for the Lathrop Police department has come down to this: janitorial services are being reduced to three times a week.

June 12, 2010 | Rose Albano Risso | Politics


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Articles By Author - Rose Albano Risso


Moore, Teicheira get 4 more years

Two members of the Manteca Unified Board of Trustees whose terms are ending at the end of the year will not be going through the election process. They will be automatically appointed for another four years on the board.

August 30, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Yard sale today benefits dance group

December is three months away. But every moment between now and then will count for a group of young students at Manteca's Universal Dance Company.

August 29, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


‘Fresh cut’ at Manteca’s GK Mongolian Barbecue

"Eat your vegetables!" This is the message that greets diners at the door to the GK Mongolian Barbecue on South Main Street in Manteca.

August 29, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | LIVING IN 209


MEA endorses board incumbents & bond

The teachers in Manteca Unified School District have spoken. They are unanimously endorsing the $159 million Measure G school bond, the election of the four incumbent members of the Board of Trustees, and James Mousalimas for San Joaquin County Office of Education superintendent.

August 29, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Galas, bingo games at harvest festival

Bingo is back at St. Anthony's. Not in the form of a weekly fund-raiser for the school as it was for many years. This time, its comeback is a short two-day entertainment venue incorporated into the annual Harvest Festival set for the weekend of Sept. 20-21.

August 28, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Anti-bullying message for Cowell, Lincoln

Torrey Mercer is coming back to Manteca. This time, the winner of the 2013 Best Pop Song for Indie Channel Music Awards is bringing her anti-bullying message not only to Joshua Cowell Elementary School but to Lincoln Elementary as well.

August 28, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Ripon, Manteca KofC help buy ultrasound

The Manteca Pregnancy Help Center is marking three high-water marks this year.

August 27, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


St. Patrick’s 29th Fatima celebration this weekend

The 29th annual Our Lady of Fatima celebration at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Ripon will be held Friday, Aug. 29, to Sunday, Aug. 31. The public is invited.

August 26, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


SHOWING THEIR AGE

Many older schools in Manteca Unified are showing their age. That is evidenced in the number of repairs and upgrades that they need, as shown in a draft project list that was prepared and presented to the Board of Trustees at the beginning of the year.

August 24, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


CHINA CONNECTION

Two other schools in Beijing, China, are interested in a sister-school partnership with Manteca Unified School District.

August 22, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Absent trustee attending board meeting via Skype hook-up

Skype, in modern technology parlance, is nothing new to millions of high tech-savvy users. But this Microsoft "freemium" instant-messaging tool is only now introducing its utilization in Manteca Unified School District's boardroom. This first-time event is expected to happen during the September meeting of the Board of Trustees.

August 22, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Microsoft VP sends challenge to MUSD students in exclusive video

Anthony Salcito, vice president of Microsoft Corporation's Worldwide Public Sector Education, has issued a challenge to Manteca Unified School District students.

August 21, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | Education


Manteca board sidesteps change to compensation

They met. They discussed. They left it alone. For now.

August 20, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


School board compensation being revisited

Michael Seelye missed a Manteca Unified Board of Trustees meeting to attend the birthday celebration for his first grandchild who was turning one. His absence was excused by the board, which meant he was not going to lose his compensation. The reason for his absence was considered a "hardship."

August 18, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


Fast named VP at MHS

The appointment of Manteca High Assistant Principal Raul Mora as the successor of East Union High principal John Alba who retired in June left an open position at the Buffalo campus.

August 10, 2014 | Rose Albano Risso | NEWS


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