If Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and the Gang of 120 in the California Legislature want to know how to get the economy going and revenues rolling back into the state treasury they should sit down with Lucille Harris for an hour.
Pastor Mike Dillman has a goal.
The passing of each month makes the sales tax deals that brought The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley plus Costco to Manteca seem even shrewder moves.
The frost isn't on the pumpkins quite yet but already the Sunrise Kiwanis are gearing up for their 25th anniversary of the Manteca Pumpkin Fair Oct. 3-4.
Just how impressive are the Manteca Parks and Recreation swimming instructors?
Outdoor enthusiasts will have a reason to help mark the final Manteca Convention & Visitors Bureau's farmers market of the summer on Tuesday.
Is it time to return to the days of yesteryear when the California Legislature was a part-time affair?
Manteca's Convention & Visitors Bureau was directly responsible for the booking of 1,000 room nights at city hotels for Manteca-based gatherings during April, May, and June.
Manteca's unemployment rate worsened in July after four months of small improvements.
The loss of much of Manteca Unified's home-to-school busing has shifted attention back to the city's ambitious program launched three years ago to address four miles of developed streets that lack sidewalks.
Just how safe is it being a pedestrian in Manteca?
Caltrans' preferred alternative for the new north Manteca interchange on Highway 99 would replace the existing Lathrop Road configuration and close the partial interchange at North Main Street.
PG&E is once again making a pitch to increase electrical bills.
Now that 1,765 more kids are walking to school due to Manteca Unified budget cuts that has dropped much in-town busing, Manteca Councilman Vince Hernandez believes law enforcement needs to step up public awareness of registered sex offenders.
San Francisco Supervisor David Campos is an All American success story.
The drought means upwards of 200 more families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop will struggle this Thanksgiving to put food on their table, let alone a traditional feast.
It's no trick: If you are under 21 and get pulled over tonight - or any time for that matter -driving after taking just a sip of alcohol you will likely lose your license.
The advantage of working past midnight – if you want to call it that – is you become familiar with a Manteca few see.
An art auction with original creations by budding artists is part of this year's Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon set for Monday, Nov. 24, and Tuesday, Nov. 25, on Comcast Cable 97.
City of Manteca garbage crews on Tuesday had to call for assistance to clear three homeless out of a commercial trash bin and enclosure for a fast food restaurant where they had been camping, sleeping, and apparently scavenging food.
You notice in February that your smoke detector is malfunctioning.
Manteca's homeless problem is multi-faceted.
The $1 million "beautification" of Louise Avenue using state tax dollars restricted for that purpose has plenty of detractors.
It's hard not to respect candidates for local elective office, especially in small communities like Manteca.
Ready for a flashback?
Pity the folks within several blocks of Sierra High trying to have a nice quiet Friday evening watching the World Series on television.
The loss of farmland to build employment centers, retail and housing as part of the Austin Road Business Park could cost developers as much as $15.2 million.
The tallest "pine tree" in Manteca is going to be "planted" along Button Avenue.
Panhandling has gone high tech.
There's more road work on the way for Manteca motorists to contend with.