Mike Mallory is impressed.
Manteca's largest business organization is backing a statewide ballot aimed at preventing the California Legislature and the governor from taking local revenue to balance the state budget.
There are grumblings from the PG&E camp that the Boys & Girls Club board has endorsed the South San Joaquin Irrigation District in its bid to takeover the PG&E retail system in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon with the objective of reducing rates 15 percent across the board.
There's something extra coming in the mail this month for homeowners who have failed to heed warnings to make their burglar alarms comply with new municipal rules – a bill.
Manteca's third water tank may go up on Atherton Drive just north of Woodward Avenue to make sure adequate pressure can be provided for southeast Manteca as well as the 1,050-acre Austin Road Business Park project.
Visiting places like Bodie – the fabled eastern Sierra mining ghost town that is now a state park – makes me a bit uneasy.
A household with two full-time workers each making minimum wage - $8 an hour – could afford to buy a $115,000 home if they have no other debt load and have the means to come up with $6,000 or so for down payment and closing costs.
They huff and they puff over global warming, the budget, the prison system, and education.
Jo-Ann's Fabrics is opening in the Stadium Retail Center this spring.
Manteca is now chipping away at a $1 million deficit projected for the start of the next fiscal year on July 1.
Turkeys R Us needs another $2,800 by Friday to make sure the 1,300 struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop that they helped at Thanksgiving will also have a Christmas meal.
Late pledges have pushed the 2009 Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon total to $100,391.
Getting people back to work is job one for the Manteca City Council.
As a kid, I thought it was just weird.
Manteca may ask Uncle Sam for $9.5 million.
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?
The solution to protecting southwest Manteca from a 200-year flood will help determine exactly where the controversial proposed alignment of the future Raymus Expressway will swing through the rural countryside.
Herb Caen liked to write about how the fog snuck into San Francisco on cat's feet.
Should a Manteca Unified student lose or break a Panasonic 3E tablet away from school the odds are their family won't end up paying for it even if they do not purchase the optional insurance at a cost of $5 a month.