LATHROP – Once upon a time, there was a Lathrop Corner Café. Patricia Terry Richichi remembers it well, and so does Frank Mendes. Longtime Lathrop residents Bennie and Joyce Gatto also have a lot of memories of the building complex that housed a restaurant, a store, and a bar that was also a dance hall at least once a week.
Ted Poulos has dedicated nearly 60 years of his life to helping make sure emergency medical care in Manteca-Lathrop is just a phone call away.
The magic of Disney's customer service is coming to Manteca.
LATHROP – The valley's sizzling summer temperature was not the only thing heating up the city in July of 2010. The sweltering weather had some serious competition coming from the election campaigns on all government levels – and Lathrop was no exception.
LATHROP – The annual Police Citizens' Academy offered by the Lathrop Police Services will start this Wednesday and run through March 2.
As many as 1,000 athletes are expected to descend on Manteca for the 2011 Senior Games taking place May 14-21.
It was as impressive to the Manteca community in 1916 as when Target opened a few years ago.
Adriana Gianturcco – the ironfisted transportation director of the first Jerry Brown administration – was against it.
Two teens were struck with bullets in a drive-by shooting Friday shortly after 2 p.m. near the heart of downtown.
Manteca could - in 2011 - become ground zero for construction jobs thanks to an aggressive effort by the city to move three projects forward in a bid to position the city to catch the first wave of the economic rebound when it occurs.
Editor's note: This is the first of two parts looking back on key events in Lathrop during 2010.
LATHROP – Maurice Cotton of the Highlight Church of God and Christ will be celebrating his 90th birthday this weekend.
The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department is again offering a Portuguese class geared for those of Portuguese descent who want to learn more about their history, or just anyone interested in knowing more about the culture other than festas and bullfights.
The string of wet storms that have blanketed the Sierra with a snowpack with water content almost 200 percent above normal and drenched sections of California with as much as 10 inches of rain wasn't supposed to happen.
Just seven years after California voters ushered a man more famous for his movie roles than his politics into the governor's office, they're replacing him with a man who left the post more than 27 years ago.
Likening Woodward Avenue to the infamous - and deadly - Highway 84 commuter shortcut in Livermore, frustrated parents Tuesday demanded the Manteca City Council take steps to ...
Del Webb residents were among more than 1,000 in Manteca who joined National Night Out efforts Tuesday in a bid to bring people together ...
High school can be a fun time in a young person's life.
Nikko Anaya should have by all counts been preparing for his junior year at Manteca High School.
More than 400 area leaders are gathering Thursday and Friday at Crossroads Grace Community Church on Moffat Boulevard in Manteca to participate in the Global ...
For the second straight year, the Ripon Consolidated Fire District took home the National Night Out watermelon-eating crown.
Manteca Unified School District's first day of school is Thursday, Aug. 6.
The next act for Manteca's oldest high school campus could revive its storied past as a hub for community arts.
It has been a slow year for the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District search and rescue dive team.
A major injury crash Saturday night sent a young couple to an area hospital trauma center with major head injuries.
Police cars and fire engines will be on scene at as many a dozen houses in Lathrop tonight.
About four years ago, Shana Tavares arrived at East Union High as a newcomer to Manteca via the Bay Area.
Does Link Crew work?
Meeting folks from another country just strolling through the downtown of your community is always a moment in time.
Manteca continued its winning tradition at the annual California State Youth Accolades Scholarship Competition.