Hoping to catch the true embodiment of the holiday spirit in person?
LATHROP – Not every child filling out a Christmas list this year is asking for the latest electronics and the most popular toys.
For more than a decade he has kept his trademark beard nice and tidy and kept the belly laughs coming for all the good girls and boys in Manteca.
Sonia Munoz was driving home from work the other day when she took notice of the Christmas tree lot at Main and Alameda streets in Manteca.
There are two days left to take part in a drawing for a one-of-a-kind handmade quilt with all proceeds going to the Second Harvest Food Bank's food drive this Christmas.
Christmas is going to come early for one Manteca woman lucky enough to land on one of the most popular game shows of all time.
Editor's note: This is the first in an occasional series on Manteca traffic.
LATHROP - Kimberli Thompson knows how important Girl Scout cookies are to the organization.
Christmas Day is just around the corner. Nine days from today, to be exact.
Mike Mallory believes it is Manteca's own Christmas miracle.
Robert Schulz's 32 years of service on the South San Joaquin Irrigation District board ended on Tuesday.
RIPON – It's going to be somewhat of a difficult Christmas this year for boys and girls in the South County that are spending their first holiday away from loved ones after being placed in foster care.
Median prices fetched by existing homes sold in Manteca have increased $6,000 over 2009 levels.
If you want to give a gift that says "Manteca" this Christmas but don't want it to be a can of Armour Star lard with both English and Spanish spellings then the Manteca Museum gift shop might be the right place to search.
LATHROP – Craig and Evelyn Moser thought they were going to help launder and dry-clean a few pieces of children's clothes for the Christmas Wishes project.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - The Oklahoma City Thunder fired Scott Brooks on Wednesday, parting ways with a former NBA coach of the year who led the team to three conference finals in four years only to falter this season as his players were hit hard by injuries.
Manteca may have to end its practice of charging larger water users more in a bid to encourage conservation.
Sai Saelee and his wife Fahm Saechao are worried about their strawberry crop this year. And they are not alone.
What does Manteca need in terms of municipal parks and recreation?
The City of Lathrop has been sitting on $640,000 in state funds for a sidewalk along the pedestrian heavy Fifth Street for almost a year.
The Manteca Chamber of Commerce means business.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District has a plan to free up 73,000 acre feet of water that could be used to grow food in the southern valley, send water through municipal faucets, and help provide critical flows to fish or improve the quality of river water.
Craig Bobson played football in 1976-77 under Bill Walsh when he was the coach at Stanford University.
In conjunction with LoveManteca, which encouraged people all over town to work on various service projects last weekend, JustServe will continue the food drive LoveManteca began this coming Saturday, April 25.
Identify theft claimed 298 victims in Manteca during 2014.
MODESTO (AP) - California almonds are becoming one of the world's favorite snacks and creating a multibillion-dollar bonanza for agricultural investors. But the crop extracts a staggering price from the land, consuming more water than all the showering, dish-washing and other indoor household water use of California's 39 million people.
Roughly 80 percent of Lathrop's water comes from the ground.
Ripon Unified School District Superintendent Bill Draa apologized for the inaccuracies on the recently approved second interim report made last week.
A Dr. Seuss-themed bookcase custom-made by St. Anthony of Padua School's kindergarten students and their parents is just one of the dozens of items that will be on the auction block when the school celebrates with an auction dinner its 60th anniversary.
Turns out, Tiffany McBroom was a natural.