Kathy Perry was something of a hero in the dog world Friday when she went out of her way and actually put her life on the line to rescue a scared and helpless canine she witnessed running into traffic.
The concrete slab on Moffat Boulevard at Garfield Avenue south of Manteca High represents yet another cost saving move by municipal engineers trying to comply with an expensive federal arsenic mandate without triggering a water rate increase.
Spencer Borba was selected as the 2015 Dairy Princess for the California Milk Advisory Board's (CMAB) District 5. The crowning took place before a crowd of approximately 60 dairy industry members and their families and friends, on Tuesday at Chez Shari in Manteca.
A big rig truck crash on northbound Highway 99 at Jack Tone Road in the predawn hours Wednesday shutdown the major arterial for most of the day causing motorists to be late for work among other things.
Manteca will use $115,000 in bonus bucks to pay for a commercial kitchen and bar for the $1.3 million Moffat Community Center that - once it is completed - will be turned over to the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6311 to operate.