The Manteca Police Officers Association doesn't want to change the terms of their contract with the city to allow for Manteca to rehire at least part of the 12 officers that were laid off due to the budget deficit.
The pizza guy has his designs on becoming the South County yogurt king.
Why am I digging into my pockets to donate to next week's Boys & Girls Club Telethon?
The Cherry Lane condos are on the verge of making Manteca history.
Mayor Willie Weatherford believes it is time to rethink how Manteca is building homes to meet the changing housing market realities.
It's an All American story of a hardworking husband and wife, who loved each other, loved their families, loved their workers, and loved their community.
Back in the mid-1960s a government study determined the artificial sweetener known as cyclamates can cause cancer.
A small paper clip dwarfs it but don't let the light brown apple moth fool you.
Just how much groceries can you stash in shopping carts in two minutes?
The Manteca council of the Central Valley Association of Realtors added $1,500 to the Turkeys R Us effort Tuesday to assure there will be enough turkeys so that 1,300 struggling families in Manteca, Ripon and Lathrop will not go without on Thanksgiving.
California is in a world of hurt. We have overextended government to the point we can no longer afford it.
A wider Highway 99 plus a modern interchange to serve northeast Manteca will mean the loss of property for a number of people including Center Appliance, a Valero gas station, a small business center, a modular home lot, and a few homes.
If you have business at city hall that's pressing, you'd better take care of it by this Thursday.
It's tempting to want to handcuff police in how they protect us especially if our property as innocent third parties is somehow damaged or compromised as the result of a pursuit or a police action.
Manteca has adequate water to accommodate two projects south of the Highway 120 Bypass that will add 5,669 more housing units or about 19,840 more residents at build out.
There's a possibility downtown Manteca and Ripon will get Altamont Corridor Express service even if Stanislaus County voters continue to reject a sales tax for roads, buses, and trains.
Let's cut to the chase.
There are 56 unsheltered homeless in Manteca.
At least one class of Manteca Unified third graders are asking administrators to let them take the school-issued Panasonic 3E tablets home.
The number one way that students are damaging Panasonic 3E tablets issued to them by the Manteca Unified School District?
Good news from Doris Morgan.
A recent photo in Around Town showed how a spot on Moffat Boulevard near where the Moffat Community Center/Veterans of Foreign Wars Post work started this week was a popular dumping ground for pilfered shopping carts. There were eight in the photo.
Abercrombie & Fitch isn't exactly a retailer known for modesty.
More water is rushing down the Stanislaus River today accelerating the draining of New Melones Reservoir and raising the prospect that South County farmers may run out of water before Sept. 30.
Capistrano has its swallows. Pier 39 has its sea lions. And Manteca has its gophers.
Bus service could be cutback in Manteca as well as connections to Stockton where a number of local riders use Regional Transit to reach Delta College and various county services.
Let's be honest.
They are golfing and sunbathing along the snowless shores of Lake Tahoe.
Monday mornings are days of hope for dozens of families as well as single moms desperate to either keep a head over their roof or to get off the streets.
The Stanislaus River is paying for the sins of the Central Valley Water Project.