The Canterbury Way garage "fire sale" for the burned out Rodriguez family drew a surprising number of people who donated their goods and cash bringing a total of $1,268.50 to help with the family's $270,000 fire loss.
It costs Lathrop-Manteca Fire District $169 per resident to provide basic fire services.
Mayor Willie Weatherford intends to step up and take another hit in his monthly compensation to match whatever employee groups end up taking in order to balance the municipal budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
LATHROP - A 4-year-old boy and a 25-year-old adult are both believed to be drowning victims of the San Joaquin River Saturday afternoon at Dos Reis Park.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
Union Pacific Chief Executive Officer Jim Young is riding the rails to town Wednesday to brief community leaders on the proposal to roughly quadruple the railroad's truck-to-train intermodal freight operation that hugs the city limit line of Lathrop and Manteca.
Just days before city management told 16 municipal workers – including six firefighters – that they would not have a job as of July 1 due to revenue shortfalls, a split Manteca City Council voted to spend $89,000 to renew a contract with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm.
Two small power plants at Woodard Reservoir 15 miles northeast of Manteca may soon generate average of $247,000 more for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields has been selected to serve on the state's foremost consumer advocacy board when it comes to protecting the interests of electrical and natural gas customers in California.
Terra Ranch – a southwest Manteca project featuring 212 single family homes and a 200-unit apartment complex – is before the Manteca Planning Commission Tuesday night.
JACKSON - Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by Manteca Waterslides founder Robert "Budge" Brown" that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
Some 300 Manteca residents found jobs in April triggering the biggest drop in the city's unemployment rate in over four years.
Sixteen Manteca municipal workers – including six firefighters – are losing their jobs July 1.
Robert "Budge" Brown - the farmer who started Manteca Waterslides in 1973 - is missing somewhere in the Sierra after his airplane apparently went down.
A fire sale – a garage sale from the heart – is in the planning for Saturday by neighbors of a Manteca family burned out of their home on Wednesday in the 700 block of Canterbury Way.
There's an international twist to today's 26th annual Menlo Park and Ripon Police Emergency Vehicle show and Police Recruitment Fair taking place at ...
Conditions exist that could increase Manteca Unified enrollment by 25 percent to top 30,000 students by 2020.
While Lathrop mayoral candidate Steve Macias lists his occupation as a business owner on the upcoming November general election ballot, he cut his teeth lobbying ...
What is orange, round and 10 feet in diameter that can get a 60-year-old farmer that's 6-foot-2 and 205 pounds and arguably the biggest ...
Gary Singh is the biggest benefactor of campaign donations - $41,126 - so far in the Nov. 8 Manteca City Council race.
Beloved by his students in the Ripon High School JROTC, Lt.Col Patrick Dunn passed away quietly Wednesday afternoon with his family members by his ...
The City of Ripon will soon upgrade the audio-visual system in the Council Chambers.
A fire caused $475,000 in losses to a home and its contents in the 1500 block of Sierra Creek Drive just west of Joshua ...
The Ripon Police and Menlo Park Police 26th Annual Emergency Vehicle Show is this Saturday, Oct. 1.
Manteca's 12-year run without a rate hike for garbage collection is about to come to an end.
Big things are growing from the new Acorn League.
The Creative Arts Zone has become a reality for students young and old wanting to grow their talents.
A Rina's Run rally is set for Saturday morning.
The election is still more than a month away but things have gotten destructive for candidates that are finding out how far people who don ...
The Lathrop businessman who sued the city over the one-cent sales tax increase passed by voters in November of 2012 will have to pay $2 ...