It's a year away, but when the Ramos Brothers Circus comes back to Manteca next fall the owners are promising to dedicate their opening show to honor and celebrate the lives of Manteca area residents who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost as well as those who are fighting back against the disease.
Jonathan Sanchez smiled as he handed his dollar bill to Friends of the Library volunteers Bettie Christie and Carroll Zwinge.
Two ballot measures passed by wide margins by California voters could impact Manteca municipal services in different ways.
The kick-off event for the 2011 Manteca Relay for Life is set for Wednesday, Nov. 17, at the Sierra High cafeteria, 1700 Thomas St., starting at 7 p.m.
Pennies add up.
Bicyclists and walkers today cover the ground that once hosted a vital Manteca economic link to United States markets.
The days of free construction water are over.
LATHROP – The City of Lathrop will be co-sponsoring the annual fiesta dinner-dance fund-raiser of the United Bacarreneos of America.
A trail system that could stretch from downtown Manteca to a point two miles east of Escalon is part of the proposed 1,650-home Trails of Manteca development being pursed south of Oakwood Lake.
Nearly a dozen Manteca courthouse staff members walked off their jobs for a brief time Friday morning to demonstrate their discontent with county government and proposed furlough days.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District isn't singing the budget blues.
A Modesto man on his way to work Friday morning was killed in backed up commuter traffic in the northbound lanes of Highway 99 just north of the Austin Road overcrossing.
Charlie Halford is hoping pitcher Tim Linecum's autographed photo along with his San Francisco Giants rookie year baseball card will help the Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club raise part of the $120,000 the organization hopes to raise at the 31st annual telethon on Monday and Tuesday.
The name of the woman killed walking down the Union Pacific tracks Thursday night, north of Yosemite Avenue and west of Library Park, was released on Friday as Tammie Marie Taylor-Cross, 50, of Manteca.
It started 31 years ago as a group of perhaps a dozen or so people manning phones at the Manteca Civic Center to ask people to donate to help support the Boys & Girls Club.
A 10-member citizens committee meeting Thursday could set in motion changes that may drastically alter how people in Manteca not just use water but how the city itself looks in the future.
The Lathrop City Council has lowered the speed limit on a large section of Harlan Road.
Ripon Christian Elementary School graduated 36 students last Thursday night with most moving on to Ripon Christian High School.
Two Trustee Awards were presented to graduating eighth graders – Madeline Bettencourt and Kyle Kresse – at Colony Oak School last week for excellence during their last year in elementary school.
Two men in their early 20s stole three cell phones along with a purse at gunpoint Monday shortly after 11 p.m. in Lathrop.
This evening's inaugural revamped downtown farmers market dubbed "Market & Music in Manteca" promises to live up to its billing.
Interested in scuba diving? Curious about what lifeguard training involves? Want to swim laps for exercise? Need to learn how to swim? Or do you just want to splash around and have fun?
Law and order isn't cheap.
It could take up to 40 years for Union Pacific to almost triple the size of its Lathrop intermodal facility that transfers truck trailers to and from railroad cars.
The CHP confirmed Monday that a man who had been seen running out of a vineyard on Lathrop Road over the weekend and listed as a John Doe had received major injuries when a truck ran over him near Austin Road at about 2 p.m. Friday.
The California Department of Transportation will alternately close the northbound and southbound on and off-ramps from Highway 99 to French Camp Road for electrical work.
Manteca author Michele Savage has published her new hard cover book "The Green Aisle's Healthy Smoothies and Slushies."
Ripona School fifth grader James Page entered a AAA Insurance essay contest and brought home the bacon for his school with $1,500 for the school and $50 for himself.
The effort to whittle away at water guzzling front yard grass may soon restrict how much turf new homes can have plus require major renovations of existing yards to reduce lawn area.
Manteca Unified will again serve summer lunches starting Tuesday to more 2,500 children ages 2 to 18 at 39 locations throughout the district.