It's been more than 15 years since Patty Reece watched her first orchid wither up and die.
LATHROP – Not many brick-and-mortar restaurant owners in Lathrop are happy about having mobile dining options moving in on their turf.
LATHROP – Once I became a junior in high school there wasn't a week that went by that I didn't eat at a taco truck with my friends.
As if playing on what East Union softball coach Brian Goulart calls a "million dollar field" at Stagg High wasn't enough, the Lancers had to make the most of the opportunity.
Al Talavera doesn't have to worry about setting all of the watches ahead at New York Diamonds to coincide with daylight savings time this weekend.
It might be the time that college students flock to Cancun for endless days of sun-drenched fun.
Dave Macedo has a reason to smile when he thinks about the generosity of Manteca residents.
LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is facing a Catch-22 when it comes to their municipal water supply.
LATHROP – A new library and teen center is in the works for Lathrop residents.
LATHROP – Time is on the side of taco truck vendors in Lathrop.
There's a hidden gem along the banks of the Stanislaus River.
It took Bette Alcock literally weeks to prepare for the 32nd annual Manteca Quilters Guild Quilt and Cloth Doll Show.
It's not every day that $20 buys you the chance to get the full red carpet treatment.
RIPON - It took a little while for the Ripon to get its softball bats warmed up during a preseason game against Ripon Christian Thursday afternoon.
LATHROP – Anybody the City of Lathrop hires in the next three years won't be able to access retirement benefits until they are 60 years of age.
Lathrop - once known for having a dilapidated skate park that required an immense amount of maintenance just to keep open - might soon be the only city in the area with two skate parks.
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Dan Doyle is not happy Lathrop is discussing flood issues behind closed doors.
It could end up being the most costly Lathrop Mayor's race in the city's brief history.
It appears that all of the incumbents vying for reelection in Lathrop will secure another term.
Are Manteca Unified School District's two newly-elected trustees - Ashley Drain and Alexander Bronson - legal residents of the areas they were elected to represent?
Unless Lathrop takes the necessary steps to protect the community from the threat of a 200-year-flood, all development in the community could come grinding to a halt in 2016.
It was the kind of moment that can take the air out of a stadium.
Emily Darrin was late for class as she hurriedly stared at the gas pump and watched as the $10 that she prepaid rolled across the digital screen.
Trony Wyrick learned everything she knows from the military.
He was remembered as the life of the party – the guy that always had the smile and always had time for his family.
The man that Lathrop Police believe is responsible for at least two incidents of indecent exposure to minors near an elementary school might also be responsible for at least two others.
On the surface it seems strange – and dangerous – enough.
He threatened it at a Lathrop City Council meeting almost two months ago.
It's one of those freak things that somebody ends up saying while heavily intoxicated and ends up getting printed simply because it was said.