John Harris is running for a fifth term as a Manteca City councilman.
Felonies - the most violent and costly of all crimes - continued their three-year downslide in Manteca during April.
Up in the Altamont Hills stand the forerunners of green energy in California - wind mills turning turbines to generate electricity.
If you want to hold a sign at the corner of Main Street and Mission Ridge Drive announcing to the world you will work for food, you aren't probably going to get a permit from Manteca's police chief to do so.
Manteca Police have taken a zero tolerance stance when it comes to those hanging out at Library Park.
Do we really want to address the issue of homeless single men in Manteca?
Chatter – punctuated by choice obscenities – was rising along with the mid-day temperature on Thursday as two men argued beneath the stately Sycamore trees of Library Park.
Floating a proposal to build a water park in the middle of a recession is an idea you'd expect to sink faster than the price of homes after the housing bubble burst.
It took less than seven hours for a Los Angeles jury to deliver a miscarriage of justice.
So how could Manteca sell 329 single family homes - or more than the rest of San Joaquin County combined - during the past 12 months?
The best things in Manteca this weekend might just be free.
The Doyle Ranch back in the 1980s was perhaps the most prime piece of real estate along the Interstate 80 corridor east of Sacramento.
Manteca's City Council Tuesday did something the California Legislature has failed to do for years - deliver a balanced budget on time without any borrowing or any new general taxes.
Manteca's annual $100 license fee on unfixed dogs bites.
Californians are wimps when it comes to weather.
Chevrolet's old ad jingle "solid like a rock" is resonating well with Manteca Police and taxpayers.
So how goes Manteca's war on the homeless?
Some things never change.
Commuters to the Bay Area that have to cross the Bay Bridge, San Mateo, Dumbarton, San Rafael, Carquinez or Golden Gate bridges will be able to buy the new FasTrak transponders that you can set for one, two or three passengers in Manteca starting July.
Crews drilling at Lincoln School on Tuesday weren't looking to sink a well for water.
Demolition crews started tearing down the Lincoln Park group picnic area shelter on Tuesday.
There is a fine line between being cautious and paranoia.
The last hurrah of the Manteca Redevelopment Agency's housing bonds could end up providing 40 units of senior independent housing for low- and very low-income seniors.
It's nice to know I'm not the only one that doesn't trust the Internal Revenue Service or the Franchise Tax Board.
You've seen them before.
Double-digit growth in emergency room visits at Doctors Hospital of Manteca is a byproduct of the Affordable Care Act.
The steel framework of the 3,600-square-foot building going up on Moffat Boulevard is more than just the future home of the Manteca Veterans Center.
Salinity levels at Vernalis south of Manteca would not be so high if the Hypocrites-by-the Bay in the Green Environmental Perfection movement did their fair share to protect fish.
California's lawns are soaking up precious water.
Sending home information for parents can be a challenging endeavor for the Manteca Unified School District.