LATHROP - One can't talk about Lathrop's economic growth in the last decade or so without mentioning the non-profit San Joaquin Partnership at the same time.
The sounds of the season will fill churches and schools alike starting this week.
LATHROP - One of the biggest public works projects in the South County in 2011won't be undertaken or funded by any city.
The Manteca Garden Club members are helping their city grow in more ways than one.
LATHROP – The Lathrop District Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Christmas party for members and the community on Wednesday, Dec. 15, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. The event will be held in the chamber's office at 15040 Harlan Road in Lathrop. The office is located in the Save Mart shopping center and is sandwiched between Starbucks and Baskin-Robbins ice cream.
Linda Abledt was getting ready to cross the street a few years ago while on vacation in London.
LATHROP – Gracian Hulsey walked patiently with his wife Mary and their three grandchildren Friday morning at Dell'Osso Family Farms.
David Breitenbucher has been re-appointed to the Manteca Parks and Recreation Commission.
LATHROP – Residents at the Camino Real Mobile Home Estates in Lathrop could have another National Night Out in December.
Andrew Bell doesn't like all the negativity associated with the hip-hop culture.
A flurry of tree lightings will serve as the official start of the Christmas season in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District is about to generate even more wholesale electricity that will in turn help financially power its efforts to reduce retail power costs 15 percent across the board in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
Carlos Carrasco had every intention of waking up early for the Black Friday sales.
Manteca will pay Ripon Consolidated Fire District $180,000 over 10 years when the 1,037-acre Austin Road Business Park project is annexed to the city.
Gold lured Captain William S. Moss to California in 1858 at the age of 58.
An agency wanting to locate an emergency shelter in a general commercial zone - essentially one that accommodates retail and office uses - will soon be able to do so without obtaining a conditional use permit.
The Swiss Hall in Ripon comes alive with a party – sometimes even two or three celebrations – every month – with several of them open to anyone including those who have no blood connections to someone in the Alpine region of Europe.
When California Gov. Jerry Brown announced unprecedented conservation measures last week, attention was quickly drawn to farmers, specifically those in the almond industry, who were accused of getting a "free pass" while the rest of the state is left dry.
It will take roughly 300,000 gallons of water to fill the water park portion of the proposed Manteca Great Wolf Resort.
Every church has a story. Manteca's churches are no exception. St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, for one, started as a small frame church that was built in 1916 on East Yosemite Avenue on a piece of land donated by the Bacigaloupi family. The first people to attend Masses at the church were Portuguese dairy farmers who came to this once dry and sandy area at the start of the irrigation district in 1909.
The 1981 booklet is simply titled "Symbolism… as displayed and used at St. Paul's."
Once upon a time in Manteca, there was a small church with a big dream.
There's a pending deal striking a balance between agriculture, urban, and fish needs for water from the stressed Stanislaus River watershed.
It's kind of the ultimate irony – the need for a municipality to do everything it can to meet a bureaucratic deadline dealing with a 200-year-flood when California is in the middle of what could very easily become its worst drought on record.
Robert Iniguez leans against the threshold separating the weights from the indoor turf.
Correspondence between the National Marine Fisheries Service and Congressman Jeff Denham's office shows the Bureau of Reclamation wants to flush as much as 15,000 acre feet of water down the Stanislaus River in order to "save" six fish.
River Islands, when it is fully completed, will be a massive achievement in expert planning.
Sharing the stage and limelight at the Manteca Street Fair this weekend are several up-and-coming musicians, bands, and singers from GK Music.
Mustard is more than just a condiment.
Life in Manteca is about to change.