State emergency officials were bracing for the worst.
Spanish explorers climbing to the top of Mt. Diablo in the early summer of 1776 thought they had stumbled onto a great inland lake.
He seemed a nice enough of a young man.
Old-fashioned Americana, some claim, is passé.
The forecast of temperatures dipping slightly below freezing Thursday hasn't triggered an emergency in San Joaquin County although cold, high winds have.
The wind-blown sandy loam plains of South San Joaquin County weren't exactly hospitable to farming back in 1908.
The world isn't just about you or I.
A number of teachers must be loving the Going Digital initiative being implemented by the Manteca Unified School District.
A bit of paradise - and a rare look into a winter's day in the Northern San Joaquin Valley 150 years ago - awaits those venturing to Caswell Memorial State Park.
Pain is relative. In my case it's a first cousin.
It was there, stark as heck.
Manteca's first move to buy a "public utility" and monthly charges ended up saving took place in 1928 and resulted in rates being slashed by almost 50 percent.
The drop in Manteca's crime rate is accelerating.
They push shopping carts filled with all of their worldly possessions down the street.
It was the grand dame of Manteca.
The bee invasion is underway.
The new Lathrop Road interchange is expected to attract more highway commercial and retail seeking easy freeway access to Manteca.
Manteca resident Mike Dias was among 15,000 fans that paid $10 each to attend the Oakland A's FanFest on Sunday.
Several parents in the Ripon Unified School District were using social media over the weekend to encourage other parents to join them today from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. to picket the RUSD district office on North Acacia Ave.
Bert Fuller was fuming.
Water that River Islands at Lathrop residents send down the drain won't got to waste.
Manteca, I love thee for . . .
Manteca's future is much too important to leave in the hands of engineers and textbook planners.
By year's end Manteca could add another 500 new single family homes.
There's black gold sitting in a pile at the Manteca Unified School District farm.
Bill Cambra thinks the City of Manteca should give serious consideration to elevating part of Airport Way to serve as a levee.
System hiccups caused computer outages across the Manteca Unified School District on Wednesday.
Joanne Jamerson is a vibrant, engaging, caring, thoughtful, classy, and wise lady.
Manteca Police - by virtually all yardsticks - has an impressive response time to priority one calls.
It doesn't take a high-paid consultant to tell you where the next community park is going in Manteca so why bother with a park master plan?