The dry grass and barren ground that dominates the Highway 120 Bypass corridor through Manteca from mid-spring to late fall may eventually become a thing of the past in some locations.
One of Manteca's smallest churches is making a big difference in the lives of at-risk kids.
I am a firm believer in using reusable tote bags at the grocery store.
Manteca has trimmed $450,000 in firefighter overtime without having to "brown-out" an engine company due to a manpower shortage.
Congestion on Highway 99 between Arch Road and Austin Road may ease a year ahead of schedule.
It is open season on rosary beads in a growing number of school districts across the United States.
It was a rag-tag fleet of vehicles from a World War II Jeep Willy and 1965 Mustang convertible to a slew of PT Cruisers and even a Bentley that made their way down Yosemite Avenue late Monday morning.
Library Park – once the site of one of Manteca's first baseball diamonds – could be well on its way to being a true downtown square by this time next year.
I am somewhere on the spectrum between a neat freak and a slob.
Phil Waterford asked for a moment of silence.
Bob Gutierrez almost didn't come back from Vietnam.
They fought in the Battle of the Bulge, on the beaches at Normandy, on Iwo Jima, in North Africa, and on countless other battlefields.
It's Memorial Day. To most of us, it signals the start of summer or simply made it possible to have a three-day weekend to enjoy family, shopping or travel.
The private sector is showing signs of growing confidence in the possibility of the new housing sector rebounding in Manteca during the next two or so years.
Before the federal government starts suing Arizona over immigration law, maybe Uncle Sam should get his own house in order.
Public employee retirees are living longer.
Manteca wants people to reduce water use - or do they?
Folks who make their living tossing theories abound about human behavior generally define Millennials as those born between the 1980s and 2000s. Some define Millennials by those who were in their formative years or reached adulthood at the dawn of the 21st century.
Rain and snow when it does fall can sometimes inflict painful misery on parts of Manteca and Lathrop.
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Arguably the worst placed bulb in downtown Manteca is gone.
Manteca may make its biggest tax sharing deal ever to get the biggest economic return yet for the municipal general fund.
Manteca firefighters are arriving at emergency calls quicker despite an increase in calls.
Home sales at River Islands at Lathrop and elsewhere will help start moving a proposed satellite county center toward becoming a reality in Manteca.
The chickens have come home to roost.
Manteca had a sweet deal going when Spreckles Sugar opened its factory for what ended up being an 80-year run.
Out of sight and out of mind.
Property and sales tax receipts for the City for Manteca are exceeding budget projections.
Question: How many Starbucks does Manteca need?