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Threats mar tax debate

Ever since Dale Fritchen raised the issue that Weston Ranch residents have been paying far more in Mello-Roos property taxes than they've been getting in return, tensions surrounding the issue have been high.

October 03, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


LATHROP SAYS THANKS

Michelle Anderson just wanted to do something to say thank you.

October 03, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Central Catholic shellacs Spartans

MODESTO - There's not much of a silver lining to be found when you're down by five touchdowns at halftime and your offense has only managed to put together three first downs.

October 01, 2016 | Jason Campbell | High School Football


Macias no stranger to high profile foe of Flying J plans

While Lathrop mayoral candidate Steve Macias lists his occupation as a business owner on the upcoming November general election ballot, he cut his teeth lobbying for causes within the Punjabi community.

October 01, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Vandalism of political signs soar in Lathrop

The election is still more than a month away but things have gotten destructive for candidates that are finding out how far people who don't like their candidacy will go to stifle it.

September 28, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Truck stop owner ordered to pay $96K in legal bills

The Lathrop businessman who sued the city over the one-cent sales tax increase passed by voters in November of 2012 will have to pay $2,000 every month until he pays off the nearly $96,000 that the city incurred while fighting the lawsuit in court.

September 28, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Mayor hopeful accepts $5,000 from truck stop

The candidate that is challenging Lathrop Mayor Sonny Dhaliwal for his seat and has come out as a staunch opponent of the Pilot/Flying J Truck Stop has received $5,000 in campaign contributions from the owner of Lathrop's only existing truck stop.

September 27, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop now boasts of 2 skate parks

The work on the 7th Street Skate Park – Lathrop's first skate park that was demolished after it fell into disrepair – is now complete.

September 26, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop getting into cell towers

The City of Lathrop doesn't like the idea of somebody building a communication tower in their right of way.

September 24, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Trustee: Racism flap led her not to run again

Did the flap over an employee posting photos of a confederate flag at a birthday party and a controversial picture of President Barack Obama with a fly on his forehead prompt one school board member not to run again?

September 23, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Trustee: Racism flap led her not to run again

Did the flap over an employee posting photos of a confederate flag at a birthday party and a controversial picture of President Barack Obama with a fly on his forehead prompt one school board member not to run again?

September 22, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Manteca Day of Peace

They may come from different backgrounds and follow different paths towards spirituality, but for the groups that formed Wednesday night at the Manteca Civic Center, the goal was the same regardless of their respective beliefs.

September 22, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Patti, Zapien make pitch for support

Moses Zapien has some clear ideas of what he wants to see happen in San Joaquin County if he's elected to a four-year term on the Board of Supervisors.

September 21, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


RUNNING FOR MANTECA

When it comes to running for the Manteca City Council, there are three things that are universal amongst the candidates – fiscal responsibility, a plan for the homeless in the community and a the creation of jobs.

September 21, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Two judges pass on Fant’s hearing request

STOCKTON – It looks like Manteca Unified trustee Sam Fant will have to do without the insight of a grand juror when it comes to making his case that the San Joaquin District Attorney's office isn't fit to handle his prosecution on election fraud and conspiracy charges.

September 20, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


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CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK

What is there to do in Manteca on a Friday night in December?

December 03, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Polarizing Fant reflects on time served for MUSD

He's seen as either somebody who fights unapologetically for those who elected him or somebody who was willing to go so far as break ...

December 03, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop votes to increase available sewer capacity

LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is preparing for the massive growth that is coming its way.

December 03, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


All I Want For Christmas Is “A Few Kind Words And A Place To Lay My Weary Head”

When I was younger I used to ask my father what it is he wanted for Christmas, and his answer was always simple:

December 02, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


LET IT SHINE

The names on the sheets of paper posted outside of Doctor's Hospital of Manteca Wednesday night told a story.

November 30, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


City won’t shut off water in December

LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is giving every Lathrop resident behind on their water bill a Christmas present this year.

November 30, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Fast-growing Lathrop on the rebound

LATHROP – While the economic downtown may have hit Lathrop harder than most, all signs are pointing towards a city that will recover strotnger than it ...

November 29, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Jungle Red Salon pitching in for Craiggs’ funeral cost

The number of community events that have been organized to benefit the families of two brothers who were killed over a week ago in a ...

November 29, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Lathrop approves plan to build 6,800 homes

LATHROP - Big changes are on the horizon for the City of Lathrop.

November 29, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


O Street Apartments getting needed facelift

LATHROP - One of Lathrop's biggest eyesores is about to get an overhaul.

November 28, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Letters


Lathrop water use down nearly 30%

LATHROP – Residents in Lathrop used almost 30 percent less water in October of this year than they did in the same year in 2013, continuing ...

November 26, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


MUSD bids farewell to Romero, Fant

It's the end of an era on the Manteca Unified School District Board of Education.

November 26, 2016 | Jason Campbell | Local Columns


Lathrop police chief planning holiday chat

When James Hood took over Lathrop Police Services as chief last year he wanted to continue the trend of meeting with the community established by ...

November 24, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Sheriff warns of scams using law enforcement

It's beginning to look a lot like the time of year that people are swindled out of money.

November 23, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


Duncan leads in his bid to replace Fant

The race to replace Sam Fant as the Weston Ranch trustee on the Manteca Unified Board of Education is still too close to call.

November 23, 2016 | Jason Campbell | NEWS


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