It's not a crime being homeless It is, however, to sleep on private property and in municipal parks. Manteca Police over the past week have busted up two homeless encampments under overpasses prompting the homeless – almost exclusively single males – to scatter throughout city streets. It has prompted an increase in homeless found sleeping on private property in central Manteca including in the doorways of some downtown businesses. "It's getting worse," noted Manteca Police ...
Police Chief Dave Bricker has secured assurance from City Manager Steve Pinkerton that Manteca's Police staffing will not drop below 55 sworn officers.
The Maestro is back for another evening of music at the Delicato Family Vineyards. The Maestro is Stockton Symphony's conductor Peter Jaffee, and the rare return engagement is a benefit that will make it possible for nearly 2,000 Manteca Unified School fifth graders to attend a symphony concert at Atherton Auditorium in Stockton on Oct. 30 through the Steppin' Out program. Steppin' Out is one of the programs of the Stockton Symphony to expose the ...
An off-duty Manteca police officer returning from Stockton on Highway 99 at French Camp Road recognized a 1982 Chevy Caprice as it cut him off as the suspect vehicle in a Saturday afternoon armed robbery in Manteca.
Homecoming is this week at Manteca High. "MHS Makes the Cover Page" is the theme for this year's annual event, with each class working on floats based on a national publication. The freshmen, for example, will have a chance to incorporate People Magazine in their design. The sophomores will work with Vogue while the juniors and seniors will make do with Rolling Stone and Sports Illustrated, respectively. As part of homecoming, Manteca High students can ...
Growing up on a ranch Jennifer Gomez spent most of her childhood caring for all sorts of healthy, happy farm animals like sheep, cows, chickens, and rabbits.
Is a Red Robin the first sign of the start of an economic recovery in Manteca? Ground broke Thursday on the popular hamburger restaurant chain that is building at The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley in front of Bass Pro Shops and the Kerasotes Showplace Theatre. Red Robin is targeting a February opening. Craig Realty is also moving forward with three more buildings at Orchard Valley. The additional 250,000 square feet of retail space coupled ...
STOCKTON – The task didn't seem all that intimidating – just scale a post that towers nearly 40 feet in the air and balance yourself on a box the size of a milk crate before leaping off for a trapeze handle six feet away.
Manteca can't legally require any city employee – including City Manager Steve Pinkerton - to live within the city limits.
Jerry Weed believes the City of Manteca should be the responsible party when a wayward golf ball flies over the fence at Crom Street and hits someone or something.
Each year, the McParland School Community Club conducts its Knight-a-thon / Jog-a-thon. The annual fundraiser was held Friday, with youngsters of the school using two makeshift tracks along the baseball fields. By doing so, McParland students were able to get all of the running and walking done before noon, according to Christy Scott, Community Club president. They started the day with a nutritional breakfast. Students also got credit for walking to school. Principal Dale Borgeson ...
Are you artistically gifted? Do you create a special something that everyone wants? Are you looking for a place to display your talents?
The Manteca Garden Club is having its monthly meeting today and wants to invite anyone interested in gardening.
In order to go forward with plans for a multi-purpose building at French Camp School, Manteca Unified received the OK last Monday on an out-of-service agreement with the City of Stockton for drinking and fire protection water.
Fifty Manteca area seniors are traveling Monday to Kaiser's headquarters in downtown Oakland to protest the corporation's withdrawal of vital services at Kaiser Hospital in Manteca.
LATHROP – In the opening scene of Casino Royale, James Bond leaps from beam to beam, climbs wires and runs up cranes.
A fire captain, a criminal justice student, and a cell firm director are all vying for an appointment to the Manteca Parks and Recreation Commission.
LATHROP – Pilkington North America, Inc., a company that manufactures float glass used by architectural and automotive markets will pay more than $200,000 to settle violations of hazardous waste laws, the Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has announced.
Ronnie LeMay has been a drummer for the Christian Worship Center's band for seven years. He plays the drums on Sunday and at the mid-week service. And he never fails to join the worship team once a week for practice.
It has happened to all of us.
Turkey R Us organizers have some good news and some bad news.
The east side of the Manteca Bedquarters building in downtown Manteca at Yosemite Avenue and Main Street will see the first of military murals going up next week.
Pension costs - considered by economists as one barometer of a city's long-term financial health - account for 30.9 percent of the general fund budget in struggling cities such as San Jose.
The east side of the Bed Quarters building in downtown Manteca will see the first military murals in the community at Yosemite Avenue and Main Street, according to Manteca Mural Society spokesman Norman Knodt.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A street racer crested a hill at 79 miles per hour then struck and killed a woman and her three young sons as they crossed a Philadelphia boulevard at night, prosecution witnesses testified in court Tuesday.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A new, smaller version of NASA's space shuttle is recuperating from a rough first landing.
The fund-raising season is demanding of its champion.
An 11-year-old sixth grader, Janita Ferrando, was successful in her own personal food drive for the Second Harvest Food Bank last weekend at the Li'l Buffs final season game at the Manteca High School stadium.
Robert Iniquez will take the next few months to reflect on his first foray into weight-loss competitions.