RIPON - Citizens protesting a proposed single family residential water metered rate were short in their opposition by some 1,700 votes – only 587 residents sent letters to the city objecting to the change related only to those customers that already have meters installed.
High-tech is converting the 26th annual Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon into a more personal experience for people who bid and pledge each year.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Morning Rotary will be hosting its first community Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 25, at the Senior Center.
The Manteca Interact Club is planning its Safe Halloween.
The walling of Manteca neighborhoods - softened with landscaping - won't continue unchecked as Manteca develops south of the Highway 120 Bypass.
RIPON - A Modesto attorney and developer of eight two bedroom housing units being built across Jack Tone Road from an established Ripon subdivision of 106 homes emphatically told City Council members Tuesday night they had no control over his development.
Manteca's two Rotary clubs are gearing up for this Sunday's World Polio Day Walk-A-Thon.
Frank Rodrigues works loading freight trucks.
Bill Haley can thank his road bike for keeping him fit.
The long overstaying summer of 2010 that continued to bake the valley with sizzling near triple-digit temperatures weeks after the official start of autumn on Sept. 23 is finally just a memory.
One way pensions of retired police, firefighters and other government workers through California will be covered in part is by a new Manteca business park proposed by CenterPoint Properties.
Manteca is on-target to match 2008 for existing home sales.
Manteca Police school resource officers assigned to Sierra, East Union, Manteca, and Calla high school campuses will soon be equipped with preliminary alcohol screening devices.
The decision to build with a new animal shelter as part of the corporation yard restructuring means a new or expanded library won't move forward until at least 2017.
Manuel Medeiros has some unfinished business.
Safety - and the desire to have less illegal fireworks launched - trumped Big League Dreams bringing in upwards of $40,000 and non-profits enjoying a 40 percent bump in the sale of safe and sane fireworks.
Several Ash Wednesday Masses and scripture services are being observed at St. Anthony of Padua in Manteca and St. Patrick's Church in Ripon. Ashes will be distributed during each service.
Calvary Community Church will host the Central Valley R3 Men's Conference on Saturday.
The lawsuits have started.
Mohsen Tarin, the President of Electro Imaging Systems, Inc.'s new Central Valley office at 259 Spreckels Ave., is inviting the public to a grand opening ribbon cutting ceremony and chamber coffee on Wednesday, Feb. 18.
Manteca may finally get a dog park first promised in 2003.
The San Joaquin Valley - the most productive farming region on the planet - is America's food basket.
It didn't take long for Lathrop's founders to realize that development needs to pay its own way.
The North Pointe Specific Plan is a major project for the City of Ripon.
Dave Phippen is more than just a simple almond farmer.
Manteca's elected leaders will decide whether to celebrate the Fourth of July on the actual day or move the city's aerial fireworks display to July 3.
Alex Hildebrand was an engineer by training and a farmer by vocation.
Did you have pets as a child? What was your favorite color? How many siblings did you have? What was your favorite subject in school?
Only one more roadblock remains before South San Joaquin Irrigation District can legally make an offer to buy PG&E retail electrical facilities in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
A South County water emergency could be declared by month's end.