High speed rail could still go through the center of Manteca even if the California High Speed Rail Commission approves recommendations to move forward with two routes for the Altamont Commuter Express high speed service along the Highway 120 corridor.
Mayor Willie Weatherford makes no qualms about it: If Manteca Unified won't fund school resource officers in the 2011-12 budget years he wants to see the three police officers reassigned to patrol.
A Ripon Police Department veteran of 13 years, Lt. Ed Ormonde, 37, was elevated to the chief's position at the opening of the city's regular City Council session Tuesday night.
Looking for a different dining experience?
There isn't a gamble whether your money will go toward a good cause during the HOPE Shelter Texas Hold 'em & Bingo Tournament of Saturday, Feb. 12, at the Manteca Senior Center, 295 Cherry Lane.
LATHROP - Chairmaine Barajas, who succeeds Steve Dresser as event chairperson of the annual Lathrop Relay for Life, is inviting the public to attend a Relay Kickoff Thursday, Feb. 10, starting at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Holiday Inn Express on South Harlan Road in Lathrop.
The days of Manteca's cramped, outdated animal shelter are numbered.
For the second year in a row, 15-year-old Jessica Munoz has been accepted into the Manteca Unified's All-District Honor Band.
Manteca's image and the safety of its residents are at the heart of a proactive campaign being launched this month by municipal code enforcement officers.
RIPON – A sign of growth for any community is the need for more public transportation.
Who is the best aerobics instructor or personal trainer in Manteca?
Soda can tops and pairs of old glasses are nothing more than junk to most folks.
Nominations are being sought for the Manteca Hall of Fame's Class of 2011.
Love INC, a nonprofit organization in Manteca whose mission is to extend a hand-up to individuals and families who need the help, is holding a fund-raiser on Valentine's Day.
LATHROP – Michael Berchtold, a former third-grade teacher at Joseph Widmer, Jr. Elementary School in Lathrop, has won a new chance at seeking justice and clearing his name.
Manteca's Fourth of July celebration today includes a parade, pancake breakfast and aerial fireworks.
Editor's note: The following is part of a series recapping Manteca's history.
Dry grass. Drought stressed landscaping. Shake roofs. Winds expected to be between 10 and 12 mph.
The Dance Stars are going to "rock the boat."
Pastry chefs Phil and Ema Soria opened the doors to their café - Panfino Patisserie - which offers gourmet food and pastries six months ago believing that Manteca would respond favorably. And the community has.
A parade, watermelon eating contest, World War II mural dedication, a pancake breakfast, pow wow, and aerial fireworks will mark the Fourth of July in Manteca and Ripon.
Body cameras – 23 in all – will be going on the uniforms of the Ripon Police Department's officers starting Saturday.
ESCALON - A veteran of more than 20 years at Escalon Packing Company on McHenry Avenue lost both arms during the noon hour Thursday in a bilateral amputation while working on peeling machinery inside the plant during a cleanup operation.
A veteran of more than 20 years at Escalon Packing Company on McHenry Avenue in Escalon lost both arms Thursday afternoon in a bilateral amputation while reportedly working on peeling machinery inside the plant during a cleanup operation.
You probably don't notice very many garage sale signs - if any -from the previous weekend tacked up on light poles and such in Manteca.
Navy and Coast Guard Seaman Second Class William Jacob Scalf, 90, is a proud veteran of sea duty during both World War II and the Korean War.
For nearly 40 years the Three Rivers Indian Lodge has been providing a valuable service to the Native American community.
Recycled wastewater could one day irrigate expansive playing fields and other landscaping at Manteca Unified campuses.
A daring thief made off with more than $500 in cash Monday afternoon from the office of Mountain Mike's Pizza on North Main Street at Louise Avenue making it in and out of the business without being seen.
Editor's note: The following is part of a series recapping Manteca history.