Lincoln in Placer County where I grew up is much like Manteca when it comes to old and new neighborhoods.
Is the era of the McMansion in Manteca giving way to a small is beautiful period?
Manteca will soon see the light for a lot less money.
The following are questions submitted by a reader about why the City of Manteca spends money and/or deploys manpower in the way that they do.
Aaron is a frustrated trucker.
There was a time in the late 1980s that planners scoffed at the idea of houses let along retail south of the Highway 120 Bypass.
Dave Marques once graced Oxygen women's exercise magazine's firefighter calendar as Mr. December.
Melmac and Alf.
Four years ago this month only one home sold for less than $300,000 in Manteca.
Magnolia Court – a 52-unit subsidized senior housing complex – is getting ready to move toward construction.
Halloween kicks off in Manteca a week early this Saturday with two long-standing traditions – Safe Halloween as well as the Boys & Girls Club carnival and haunted house.
The impact of the March 2010 closing of the Fremont NUMMI plant will send shockwaves through the Northern San Joaquin Valley.
You pass them on the street every day – municipal street crews, parks workers, firefighters, police and others.
Manteca's general fund operating reserves for the next eight months has been slashed to a razor-thin $91,637 in order to balance the $32.8 million spending plan.
Manteca leaders are backing an effort to sue the state over a $2.05 billion raid on local redevelopment agency money that the California Legislature seized to balance the state budget.
It will take at least 2 inches of rain in much of California before any sizeable run-off makes its way into reservoirs that are at record lows.
The frost isn't on the pumpkin yet and the day time highs are still hitting the upper 90s.
They're sleek. They're cutting edge. They're today.
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.