There is no such thing as a typical fire.
The Canterbury Way garage "fire sale" for the burned out Rodriguez family drew a surprising number of people who donated their goods and cash bringing a total of $1,268.50 to help with the family's $270,000 fire loss.
It costs Lathrop-Manteca Fire District $169 per resident to provide basic fire services.
Mayor Willie Weatherford intends to step up and take another hit in his monthly compensation to match whatever employee groups end up taking in order to balance the municipal budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
LATHROP - A 4-year-old boy and a 25-year-old adult are both believed to be drowning victims of the San Joaquin River Saturday afternoon at Dos Reis Park.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
Union Pacific Chief Executive Officer Jim Young is riding the rails to town Wednesday to brief community leaders on the proposal to roughly quadruple the railroad's truck-to-train intermodal freight operation that hugs the city limit line of Lathrop and Manteca.
Just days before city management told 16 municipal workers – including six firefighters – that they would not have a job as of July 1 due to revenue shortfalls, a split Manteca City Council voted to spend $89,000 to renew a contract with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm.
Two small power plants at Woodard Reservoir 15 miles northeast of Manteca may soon generate average of $247,000 more for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields has been selected to serve on the state's foremost consumer advocacy board when it comes to protecting the interests of electrical and natural gas customers in California.
Terra Ranch – a southwest Manteca project featuring 212 single family homes and a 200-unit apartment complex – is before the Manteca Planning Commission Tuesday night.
JACKSON - Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by Manteca Waterslides founder Robert "Budge" Brown" that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
Some 300 Manteca residents found jobs in April triggering the biggest drop in the city's unemployment rate in over four years.
Sixteen Manteca municipal workers – including six firefighters – are losing their jobs July 1.
Robert "Budge" Brown - the farmer who started Manteca Waterslides in 1973 - is missing somewhere in the Sierra after his airplane apparently went down.
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.
The Central Valley Early Iron Car Club bought new bicycles and toys for the Marines' Toys for Tots Christmas endeavor.
Jim Anderson always had a dream of being an actor.
Mike Restuccia and his wife Mona are sharing their good fortune with Ripon's police officers in covering half the costs of high impact bullet ...
A year old cold assault case has surfaced involving the suspect in the killing of 36-year-old longtime Ripon resident Aaron Messick – something of a carbon ...
A 37-year-old Cameron Park motorcycle rider was jailed for on suspicion of shooting into a home and at two residents Monday night on the east ...
When most people think of Christmas they think about candy canes and fresh baked treats and maybe a cup of hot chocolate.
Ground broke Wednesday at River Islands at Lathrop for the first of what could end up being three fire stations in the largest planned community ...
Manteca Unified may soon step up counseling services at the elementary school level.
Years ago, Tony Agbayani was an East Union High students speaking in front of the Manteca Unified school board.