I will never get used to people using Blue Tooth.
In a twist of irony some people working full-time and who are making less than $31,000 a year can afford to buy a home in Manteca for less than they can afford to rent it.
Think you've got the right stuff to make the best scarecrow in Manteca?
Uncle Sam is turning into the relative who undermines good parenting by lavishing kids with expensive gifts, giving them candy before dinner and letting them stay up until all hours of the night and ignore basic disciplines like doing you homework and chores.
Manteca Police officers are being asked to forgo raises for the next two years, forfeit $1,000 in annual clothing allowances, plus pay an additional 5 percent toward their retirement.
Two "cover models" - Manteca Fire Captain David Marques and Manteca Firefighter John Viss - have agreed to volunteer to help the Manteca Boys & Girls Club raise funds to keep the doors open during the current tough economic times to serve 1,500 kids.
The decision to cut home-to-school busing inside a 1.25-mile radius for elementary students and a 2.5-mile radius for high school students around Manteca Unified campuses was clear in terms of who gets a ride and who doesn't.
Out-of-town motorists who get into accidents in Manteca may soon pay as much as $2,100 depending upon the severity of the crash and the response required from the Manteca Fire Department.
If you're like most Californians and still have a job you probably haven't gotten a raise in the last year.
Editor, Manteca Bulletin,
The bottom line isn't looking good for the next five years or so when it comes to municipal property taxes for Manteca and other San Joaquin Valley cities.
LATHROP - River Islands at Lathrop – the biggest housing development ever envisioned for the Northern San Joaquin Valley – won't probably be building its first home until 2011.
The runaround at City Hall that many experienced over the years trying to secure permits for building and businesses is finally coming to an end this Thursday with the opening of Manteca's one-stop permit center.
Stockton is the Rodney Dangerfield of California cities.
Manteca needs to shed $2.5 million in expenses.
It looks like almost early summer on the Stanislaus River watershed.
The working alignment for the contentious proposed extension of a dry levee south of Manteca is directly behind parcels on the north side of Fig Avenue between Airport Way and Oleander Avenue.
Connect the dots.
Fred Sheil fights crime.
Manteca's next municipal building could go up on Daniels Street.
Manteca in 2014 had its biggest year for single family housing starts in eight years.
There is a reason why it is not a good idea to unlock the Library Park restrooms unless there is a special event.
Perhaps you don't like the new medians on Louise Avenue.
Public employee retirees are living longer.
Manteca wants people to reduce water use - or do they?
Folks who make their living tossing theories abound about human behavior generally define Millennials as those born between the 1980s and 2000s. Some define Millennials by those who were in their formative years or reached adulthood at the dawn of the 21st century.
Rain and snow when it does fall can sometimes inflict painful misery on parts of Manteca and Lathrop.
Looking for a street address in Manteca?
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.