Josh Meyer makes no qualms about the fact that he's a "city kid."
LATHROP – With the 2011-12 fiscal year fast approaching, the question before the Lathrop City Council is simple.
By JASON CAMPBELL
John Alim always liked photography.
Manteca Lions Past President David Macedo is constantly amazed by the generosity of residents that continue to support local service groups aiming to help the less fortunate.
Carroll Zwinge vividly remembers when her teacher put tape over her mouth to prevent her from talking and used rope to keep her from getting up out of her chair.
LATHROP - Lathrop Mayor Joseph "Chaka" Santos is putting his money where his mouth is when it comes of creating a slogan for the city he represents.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
LATHROP – The 24-Hour Relay for Life participants won't have to worry about vacating Lathrop's premier park after the official closure time arrives.
Carlos Gonzales couldn't stop laughing as he dribbled his soccer ball through the grass at Woodward Park.
LATHROP – Most people wouldn't think that home sales in the South County for the last year were very strong.
LATHROP – Not even Mother Nature's late spring curveball kept the true diehard rodeo fans home on Saturday afternoon.
LATHROP - A massive decline in property tax revenue caused by the recession has forced the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District to look at eliminating positions, reducing services and possibly shuttering a fire station.
LATHROP – It's a safe bet that Lathrop won't adopt the slogan "The Mule Capital of the World," regardless of how stubborn local politicians can be at times.
She sat on the curb in front of her small motel room on Moffat Boulevard Wednesday afternoon as she waited for hot water for the first time in more than a week.
It's easy to take a sports story, give it the Disney treatment and get an entire theater full of people clapping at the end.
The notices that hung on the doors of the Inn by the Station – spelled out over a Manteca Police Department badge – told the residents that they could no longer inhabit the places that they had called home.
It costs a lot of money to make a run for Lathrop mayor.
Austin Scott thumbs through an Internet Explorer browser window looking for an answer.
Ask any high school senior about the "assassins" game and they'll tell you it's all about fun.
How much does a police department cost?
Is Manteca the next Castroville?
The City of Lathrop has money.
On an agenda the item seemed pretty routine.
Lew Templeton turns the nozzle on his faucet in the front yard of his house and grabs the spray handle.
Politicians – or elected officials as they like to call themselves – tend to grow thicker skin as time goes on.
Last year 130 people were arrested for driving under the influence in Lathrop.
San Joaquin County health officials are urging residents to take precautions after a bat found in a residential home tested positive for the rabies virus.
The Manteca Dolphins have welcomed back a few familiar faces.