The days of free-flowing bonus bucks – up to $17,000 charged on each new tract home built in Manteca – may be ending.
Manteca's crime rate has dropped for the 21st consecutive month.
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.
Average response time to Manteca medical emergencies and fire calls were 27 seconds quicker in 2014.
Karin Meyer has come up with a novel way to combat problems caused by homeless that don't respect private property laws while lending a helping hand to at least one homeless person at the same time.
Prosecution of quality of life crimes ranging from graffiti to residential burglaries are being targeted now that funding is being restored to the San Joaquin County District Attorney's Office.
"If a landowner is to have full enjoyment of the land, he must have exclusive control of the immediate reaches of the enveloping atmosphere. Otherwise buildings could not be erected, trees could not be planted, and fences could not be run." - Justice William O. Douglas in the majority opinion of the United States vs. Causby
The second largest single solar installation operated by a South County government agency could start reducing wastewater treatment power costs for Manteca ratepayers by 2016.
The ruffling of an America flag was the only other audible sound Monday as Bill Jones firmly and deliberately read the names of the fallen.
The politicians finally admitted it.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca broke ground Friday for a state-of-the-art outpatient surgical center that promises to "change the face of care" for the Manteca-Ripon-Lathrop community.
"I do solemnly swear that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies foreign and domestic . . . and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office that I am about to enter, so help me God."
Things have gone from very bad to bad on the Stanislaus River watershed that's critical for South County farms and cities,
Florence dreads the 12th of the month.
It is arguably the hottest small parcel zoned neighborhood commercial as well as for other uses that's available in Manteca - five acres at the corner of Pillsbury Road and Woodward Avenue.
Spoiled food and table scraps you toss into your brown Toter will eventually help fuel the City of Manteca refuse trucks that collect your garbage, recyclables and yard waste.
It is safe to say Councilman Richard Silverman isn't impressed with the just completed $2 million landscaping project along the 120 Bypass and Highway 99 corridors through Manteca.
Vietnam veteran George Terry is on a mission.