When David Ramirez walks across the podium at Weston Ranch High School next week to get his high school diploma, he'll have an extra wide smile on his face.
LATHROP – Are Lathrop Police culturally insensitive?
Editor's note: This story is part of a series on the valedictorians, salutatorians and senior class presidents at high schools in Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Weston Ranch.
The signs are everywhere that Manteca Children's Foundation board member Chuck Crutchfield looks.
If the San Joaquin Regional Transit District pulls the plug on their commuter buses, regular rider Brandy Spears thinks it's just a matter of time before she ends up getting laid off.
LATHROP – A business development along McKinley Avenue north of the 120 Bypass that's larger than Spreckels Park has raised the ire of Manteca officials who contend the environmental impact report is unrealistic when it comes to traffic cleared its first hurdle Monday night.
David Hawkins relies on the San Joaquin Regional Transit District to get around town.
It won't be long before the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District knows exactly what circulates in the air of southwest Manteca.
Sue Giulian knew that she had to do something with the space at 150 W. Yosemite Ave. in the heart of Manteca after her husband retired and the dentist that followed him built his own building.
The honks from vehicles passing through the intersection at Louise Avenue and Main Street were music to Ken Johnson's ears on Monday.
When Aimee Rubio saw the eyes of her five-month-old son Aidan roll back into his head and watched him start foaming at the mouth, she rushed him straight to the emergency room.
Sheri Parra was ecstatic when she learned that her business had been selected as the Best Beauty Salon in Manteca.
In a sense, Sunday will be relatively normal for Lilly Bethune.
Corrine Haley strolled slowly down Yosemite Avenue Thursday afternoon, letting her flip-flops glide across the warm pavement.
LATHROP – Ashley Victorine doesn't mind that starting next year she'll be coming to school in the same outfit as many of her fellow Lathrop Elementary Warriors.
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.
You have $80,924 and can do with it practically anything you wish.