Low-income seniors can get help with their groceries.
Manteca's wastewater treatment plant seven years ago was under intense scrutiny from state water quality control inspectors.
Property and sales taxes may have taken a dive in terms of revenue to pay for Manteca municipal operations but there are four taxes that have actually brought more money into municipal coffers.
If you live in Manteca, you pay property taxes to support the Manteca Fire Department.
You don't have to look too far to find the real heroes in America today.
No category of housing in Manteca has dropped farther in value than the Cherry Lane condos.
Language in PG&E's $6.5 million gambit to prevent local jurisdictions from entering the retail power business under a ballot measure the company embraced in 2002 may make it difficult in the future for South San Joaquin Irrigation District to add additional power load should they secure the ability to sell power directly to customers in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
Manteca new car sales are down 60 percent in a year-to-year comparison between July, September, and October of 2007 and the same three months of 2009.
LATHROP - The weekend forecast? Look for a lot of snow down to 23 feet with dry snow tubing conditions.
Home after home seemed to pop up overnight in the mid 1980s in Manteca putting a strain on services.
I was out for a walk about 15 years ago with my first Dalmatian named Zebra when an elderly neighbor – she actually lived two blocks away – beckoned me from her porch.
The first-time homebuyer story of four years ago in Manteca now seems like ancient history.
Call it the Darwin Proposition 13 effect.
The state bureaucracy is bloated.
The chances of flooding in Lathrop and southwest Manteca will be reduced significantly thanks to $62.4 million in state bond money awarded this week to Reclamation District 17.
The drought means upwards of 200 more families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop will struggle this Thanksgiving to put food on their table, let alone a traditional feast.
It's no trick: If you are under 21 and get pulled over tonight - or any time for that matter -driving after taking just a sip of alcohol you will likely lose your license.
The advantage of working past midnight – if you want to call it that – is you become familiar with a Manteca few see.
An art auction with original creations by budding artists is part of this year's Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon set for Monday, Nov. 24, and Tuesday, Nov. 25, on Comcast Cable 97.
City of Manteca garbage crews on Tuesday had to call for assistance to clear three homeless out of a commercial trash bin and enclosure for a fast food restaurant where they had been camping, sleeping, and apparently scavenging food.
You notice in February that your smoke detector is malfunctioning.
Manteca's homeless problem is multi-faceted.
The $1 million "beautification" of Louise Avenue using state tax dollars restricted for that purpose has plenty of detractors.
It's hard not to respect candidates for local elective office, especially in small communities like Manteca.
Ready for a flashback?
Pity the folks within several blocks of Sierra High trying to have a nice quiet Friday evening watching the World Series on television.
The loss of farmland to build employment centers, retail and housing as part of the Austin Road Business Park could cost developers as much as $15.2 million.
The tallest "pine tree" in Manteca is going to be "planted" along Button Avenue.
Panhandling has gone high tech.
There's more road work on the way for Manteca motorists to contend with.