Chances are if you have attended a community event in the past 12 months, you have met Miss Manteca, Victoria Ahonui Watson. Watson has spent the past year serving at dozens of community functions along with her co-captains: Miss Teen Manteca - Taela Lynn-Ann Heath, Teen Manteca City Ambassador – Colton Allan Harris, Miss Young Manteca – Priscilla Alexandra Ohnmacht, and Young Manteca City Ambassador – Erick Enriquez.
Two police SWAT raids on Manteca homes early Thursday morning netted 20 pounds of methamphetamine valued at $500,000 or more depending on the purity of the product.
Manteca may spend $1.2 million to secure long-term savings to reduce future cost burdens for wastewater ratepayers.
Manteca's Strike Zone bowling alley wouldn't be the same without Charlotte Black who has been an integral part of the facility for 52 years and is still working 40 hours a week.
LATHROP – The good news is that the majority of residents contacted for a survey about the quality of life in Lathrop believe that the city is on the right track.
Landing industrial employers and head-of-household jobs takes more than just a zoning map and wishful thinking.
LATHROP – It's been more than a week since 69-year-old Jarnail Singh wandered away from the Lathrop home of his son.
LODI – Rio Vista's history and farming heritage will be presented at the monthly Docent Council meeting on Monday at the San Joaquin County Historical Museum in Micke Grove Park south of Lodi.
LATHROP - River Islands weathered a monsoon of legal challenges including charges the 11,000-home planned community on Stewart Tract would contribute significantly to global warming.
The complaints and concerns were numerous.
The Manteca City Council has no problem with the $100 million upgrade that Caltrans is planning on making to a 10-mile stretch of Highway 99 that will extend from the 120 Bypass to Arch Road.
RIPON - Marissa's Closet – the Ripon source for free prom gowns – is looking for a new home due to the pending sale of the building that Melinda Shaw and her corps of volunteers have called home for the past two years.
Spending $62,500 to extend sidewalk to the new Social Security office on Commerce Court behind Home Depot doesn't sit too well with Mayor Willie Weatherford and Councilman Steve DeBrum.
The daffodils and African violets are in full bloom at the Albers' flower gardens. In Larry Albers' huge vegetable garden, his onions and Swiss chard and a host of other edible leafy varieties have been basking in the spring-like winter sun.
RIPON - Elected leaders are looking to secure funding to enhance Main Street.
The "Bells of St. Mary's" dramatically ringing brought one couple back into their church family following an absence of 20 years.
It is the most expensive public works project undertaken by the City of Manteca in more than 15 years coming in at $20.1 million.
When it comes to veterans and those currently serving in the military, Jason Resler is always willing to step up to the plate to lend ...
It's not a potential 1.1 million square foot distribution center such as approved last month for northwest Manteca by the city's Planning ...
When Sonny Dhaliwal came to Lathrop in 1996, the Starbucks where he often holds court when he meets with constituents was nothing more than a ...
Caroline Hutto and Christina Orlando were sworn in as school board members of the Ripon Unified School District on Monday.
Well, the events following the presidential election last month come as no surprise. In fact, I mentioned in one of my articles leading up to ...
Laughter filled the air in the small room off the main part of St. Anthony's School gymnasium on Friday as Sister Ann Venita and ...
McDonalds is going blue in support of law enforcement in Manteca and throughout San Joaquin County.
When Mark Houghton took over as Manteca's Public Works Director in late 2007 he was impressed with how the city had a good handle ...
Manteca's Public Works engineering department has been analyzing a traffic roundabout on Woodward Avenue between Airport Way and Union Road to determine what actions ...
Ken Hicks stood over the grill outside of Manteca Trailer and Motorhome Friday morning and wiped the sweat from his brow.
There are still tens of thousands of American soldiers who are serving in war zones this Christmas.
The wish list for Manteca recreation facilities over the next 20 years will cost at least $75 million.