Owners of the Central Valley Motors - a used car lot that expanded its operations next door into the old Valero gas station at Alameda and North Main streets - believe they are being treated unfairly by the city when it comes to landscaping requirements.
You could tell right off the bat that the people who showed up at Stuff and Storage's public auction Friday weren't playing around.
Near record highs in January are setting the stage for California to go from a blue state to a dry state.
Eva Ruthland is a lady with class - and a story to tell.
RIPON – Seven hopefuls are seeking the crown as the 47th annual Ripon Almond Blossom festival queen.
Manteca could position itself as a major distribution center for Northern California with a massive rail and truck distribution center.
Manteca's Charlie Brown Christmas tree is no more.
RIPON – After 18 years of humbly serving the community they love, Soroptimist International of Ripon is now getting an abundance of gracious thanks.
Young Hannah Gonzales couldn't help but be transfixed on the myriad of puppets performing before her.
The Lincoln School Parent-Teacher Club will be hosting a Texas Roadhouse "Drive Thru To Go" fundraiser dinner in the front parking lot from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 22.
It is the next big thing in Manteca housing.
Call it a concerted effort.
RIPON – Kamie Goforth has always harbored ambitions to be a part of the Almond Blossom Queen competition.
An elderly man survived a bedroom fire shortly after midnight Saturday when a burning candle ignited bedding that singed his facial hair and caused a small burn on a finger.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Amid severe drought conditions, California officials announced Friday they won't send any water from the state's vast reservoir system to local agencies beginning this spring, an unprecedented move that affects drinking water supplies for 25 million people and irrigation for 1 million acres of farmland.
A motorcycle police escort to work Friday morning was a salute to the 27-year police career of veteran Officer Barry Blackburn prior to the start of his final shift at the Manteca Police Department.
A short time ago, Erick Varela's journey from military service in Iraq to being introduced at the White House by Michelle Obama would have been more than implausible.
LATHROP – That rickety old bridge on Manthey Road that crosses the San Joaquin River will soon be getting a major upgrade.
As Manteca residents shop for their Super Bowl party this weekend, they will find the Manteca High football team honored on special commemorative Crystal Creamery milk cartons.
For area farmers, it's 1975-1976 all over again.
LATHROP – For his first two years on the Lathrop City Council, Omar Ornelas dealt with turmoil.
At age 98, Joe Martinez was the oldest member from "The Greatest Generation" at Thursday's Manteca Mural Society brainstorming session.
A structure fire in the 400 block of North Grant Street caused an estimated $300,000 in damage to a house on Wednesday morning.
John Harris' wife wanted to buy 10 roses.
LATHROP – Medical benefits are expensive.
The Manteca Mural Society is seeking input from World War II veterans, their families, and others to set the perimeters for an artists' competition to select the design for the next mural.
LATHROP – Rich Hogan isn't a farmer.
The proverbial light - powered by tax revenues - is at the end of the tunnel.