When it comes to recycling, the City of Manteca wants kids to know they can.
Manteca's near record unemployment rate of 13.5 percent coupled with employers that have had to cut back hours for those still working has painted a different picture of need this holiday season.
Out on North Powers Avenue along the stretch that runs from Yosemite Avenue to the fire station, city crews were busy Monday blasting paint off the pavement that separates the bike lane from the travel lane.
The $11.1 billion water bond rolled out last week by the California Legislature will have a major impact on South San Joaquin Irrigation District and the rest of the county.
Got a spouse or a special someone you want to serenade with songs of the season?
It was the Great Depression that ironically gave rise to the popularity of Monopoly.
The Altamont Commuter Express could mark its 20th anniversary by running hourly, pollution free trains that would cut the current trip between Stockton and San Jose down from two hours and 10 minutes to as little as 55 minutes.
Get ready for some Jingle Bell Rock, Manteca-style.
Burglaries dropped 42 percent in Manteca during August as the city continued to benefit from a steady drop in the crime rate.
The prospect for a turkey on the tables of 1,300 struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop has gotten a bit brighter.
How much money do you spend a day on housing and basics such as electricity and food on your workdays?
Charlie Halford can tell you stories that can bring tears to your eyes.
Manteca Councilwoman Debby Moorhead is pushing for a crosswalk on South Powers Avenue at Hutchings Street to improve the safety of kids walking to and from Lincoln School.
It is Ripon's Frontage Road to nowhere. It runs under the Wilma Avenue overpass and ends abruptly at the Ripon Christian High campus.
The double-crested cormorant is not on any endangered species list.
It's now the $310 million question.
Stockton Police are alleging Manteca Unified School District board member Sam Fant is a person of interest in an Internet café gambling operation.
Brooke Riley shot an even-par 37 to lead East Union's 246-288 win over Manteca at Manteca Park Golf Course. Monday's win moves the Lancers to 5-0 in the Valley Oak League.
What's right with the world?
The Moving Wall - an 80 percent replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., - is returning to Manteca a little more than 20 years after its first appearance.
Editor's note: This is an abbreviated version of a column about the Manteca High Vietnam Moving Wall ceremonies that former Manteca High student and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Sammy Davis appeared at that was published in March of 1993.
You can tell a lot about a city by its garbage.
Water is water, right?
She's a single woman in Manteca in her 50s.
It rained 0.51 inches in Manteca on Thursday.
There is no delicate way to put this. The folks who run the City of Manteca day-to-day are out of touch with the people they serve.
Government doesn't - and shouldn't - have all the answers.
"People have a right to privacy."
Josh Herbert is not a happy camper.