Measure M – the half cent public safety sales tax passed by voters – is being mismanaged according to the president of the Manteca Firefighters Association.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
RIPON - A dozen Ripon Rotary Club members took part in a computer website workshop last Wednesday in lieu of their regular meeting that showed Rotarians the value of Smart Phones in their research.
RIPON – For the better part of the past two months, the Ripon Police Department's Dispatch Center has been handling service calls for Escalon on a fulltime basis.
Manteca city employees consistently score in the 80 percent range when it comes to response time, effectiveness, and courtesy.
Battle of the Bulge veteran Bill Castillo of Manteca relived the history of World War II with 30 other members of the Armed Services and paid tribute to their comrades who had given their lives in the fighting.
LATHROP – The 24-Hour Relay for Life participants won't have to worry about vacating Lathrop's premier park after the official closure time arrives.
October is domestic violence awareness month.
A foot race designed to help wipe out prostate cancer drew some 90 participants - young and more mature - Saturday morning raising more than $30,000.
PG&E's proposed $457 million rate hike for 2017-19 isn't going unopposed.
The Lathrop Generations Center Skate Park was ground zero for bike tricksters on Saturday afternoon.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) - At least three people died after a whale watching boat with 27 people on board sank off Vancouver Island and a ...
In the not-to-distant future you may drive the wrong way on Union Road across the 120 Bypass and not worry about getting a ticket.
It's the $64,000 question: Will everyone in Manteca, Lathrop and Ripon, and the rest of the South County have a traditional Thanksgiving and ...
Opening her own hair salon is something Kendra Kallstrom had always wanted to do but never had the opportunity or right location to do so.
Manteca may allow residential fences to go as high as 7 feet instead of the existing maximum of 6 feet.
The progressive accomplishments within the Ripon Unified School District during the first 90 days of the semester were outlined to the school board earlier this ...
There's a new face in administration at the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office – Annette Mondavi – who has been tapped to fill the post ...
How many people in Manteca are running red lights, rolling through stop signs, making unsafe turns, driving distracted and speeding?
Tip-A-Cop Night at Manteca's Red Robin Restaurant had officers from both Manteca and Ripon departments greeting customers, serving water and drinks, delivering food to ...
Given California's current water situation the thought of a flood seems almost laughable.
Manteca Councilman Richard Silverman "wants more bang for the buck" when it comes to municipal efforts to stop illegal fireworks from being discharged in the ...