Repeated double-digit drops in Manteca's crime rate over the past several years has prompted skeptics to claim it is only because people are frustrated and have stopped reporting crime.
Kids can burn off some energy tonight during the downtown Manteca farmers market at Library Park by taking advantage of a free jump house.
RIPON - Ripon Police Chief Richard Bull was lauded as "a cops' cop" who most enjoyed being out on the street with his officers during his 34 years in law enforcement.
LATHROP – Lathrop-Manteca Fire District Chief Fred Manding has announced his retirement to the board of directors.
LATHROP – Wanted: Lathrop residents' input on what type of police service is best for the city.
Kenny Boynton looked forward to attending Friday's teen dance at Golden West School.
More than 300 acres between Roth Road and Lathrop Road west of Airport Way could accommodate Manteca's next employment center.
A three-year-old Manteca girl is being called a "hero" after she ran some two blocks to get firemen to help her dad who, she said, was "frozen" and wouldn't wake up.
A former Sierra High School sports standout is making a big splash on the silver screen.
Police Chief Dave Bricker knows what Manteca would be like without the dedicated volunteers who help the department protect lives and property.
The advancement of a $2.3 million project to landscape large swaths of the Highway 99 and Highway 120 Bypass corridors through Manteca could end up saving the general fund money by reducing water costs for park irrigation.
Olive Taylor is the only Manteca teacher ever killed on the job.
AKF Development is biding its time until a thaw occurs in commercial lending to proceed with the 300-unit Tesoro apartment complex planned on the northeast corner of Atherton Drive and Van Ryn Road.
LATHROP - It is a summer evening at River Islands at Lathrop.
Aqua Pool Design Center on Moffatt Boulevard in Manteca has taken a knockout punch after a bank has reportedly called in a multi-million dollar loan.
Turns out, Tiffany McBroom was a natural.
LATHROP – "What does a guy like me have to do in order to be able to get a girl like that?"
Justin Coenenberg and the Manteca High girls soccer team will make their TV debut on Monday morning.
100 years ago
When Kirby Brown and his wife Iran visited the famed Hearst Castle in San Simeon, they were treated like royalty.
After two months of detention in Punjabi prison a Lathrop resident and United States citizen might finally be getting the State Department intervention – or at least interest – that his family has been begging for.
Manteca author Kirby William Brown will be signing copies of his book, California Faince: Ceramics for Cottages and Castles, all day during business hours at Antique Avenue at Spreckels Park shopping center, 1327 Historical Place.
The drought may mean two South County water play features designed to keep kids cool and happy will stay dry for the duration
A Manteca Police officer was rear ended in his patrol car on the Highway 120 Bypass east of Union Road Wednesday at 10:30 p.m.
Heavy black smoke seen for miles from burning outbuildings in Lathrop north of Louise Avenue and just east of McKinley Avenue at the end of Park Avenue drew sightseers from several communities as two outbuildings literally burned to the ground Wednesday afternoon.
A driver whose car veered off the roadway last April striking four teens – killing one 14-year-old – as they walked home along the shoulder of East Highway 120 returning from an orchard bonfire won't receive jail time.
The last hurrah of the Manteca Redevelopment Agency's housing bonds could end up providing 40 units of senior independent housing for low- and very low-income seniors.
You've seen them before.
Over the years, Justin Coenenberg has used soccer as a vehicle to raise tens of thousands of dollars for children with cancer.
Katie Williston usually this time of the year pulls down her sleeping bags and her outdoor gear in order to make sure that everything survived the winter – falling not to temperatures but to varmints – as she gears up for another beautiful Northern California spring.