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.
After at least six attempts in 50 plus years to plot downtown Manteca's future via the creation of a grandiose plan upfront that ends ...
French Camp native and Medal of Honor recipient Richard Pittman, 71, has passed away.
At one time Dale Fritchen was a confidant and mentor to Sam Fant when the now 28-year-old was embarking on his political career.
Getting more people to visit Ripon to spend money is one way of strengthening the community's economy and boosting the local tax base.
The East Union High drama students will be performing "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" beginning on Saturday.
It's been more than 18 months since the City of Lathrop outlawed public camping within the city limits.
Get ready for once a week watering.
It's a peculiar election for Lathrop City Council.
Mayor Steve DeBrum contends the 120 Bypass carnage triggered primarily by impatient and/or inattentive drivers trying to get to southbound Highway 99 isn't ...
Scavengers - primarily the homeless - under existing city rules can't legally remove recyclable materials from residential blue Toters put at curbside or from city-issued commercial ...
Buried in the 3,500 pages of a State Water Board plan to increase the endangered steelhead population on the Stanislaus, Tuolumne and Merced rivers ...
There is little doubt in the minds of the descendants of Delfino Perry as to why the 81-year-old venture known as Perry & Sons is the ...
Jack Snyder - a man who made Woodward Park possible - may be honored by having his name placed on a neighborhood park proposed to the east ...
So here we are - less than four weeks before Election Day. The second of the three presidential debates is mercifully over. Who will win the ...
Part of the shtick of those who eschew political correctness is the utter disdain of protected classes. Well, in Dave's world, three classes top ...