Manteca's police dispatchers are family – spending their entire 10-hour shift in a 12- by 18-foot command center in the middle of the city's police department.
Friends of Sierra Johnson, a 2008 graduate of Sierra High School who is now a sophomore at Sacramento State University, sold 1,500 Fagundes dinners during Friday's drive-thru event at Sierra High to help in her fight against acute lymphoblastic leukemia. She is tentatively scheduled to receive a bone marrow transplant in the coming weeks at Oakland Children's Hospital.
Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship. A total of six $1,000 scholarships are available to one graduating senior selected from each high school in Manteca Unified School District (Sierra, Calla, Manteca, East Union, Weston Ranch and New Vision High Schools).
Is Manteca in a position to hire up to four police officers in the next two years thanks to Measure M sales tax as well as possibly save three firefighting jobs?
Manteca's jobless rate was unchanged at 16.1 percent for the third straight month in March.
A trip down memory lane for Kevin Terpstra usually involves some sort of fire suit.
Kirt Giovannoni has dedicated his life to art.
Sikhs from Lathrop and Manteca will join other members from all over San Joaquin County in celebrating the annual Sikh Day Parade in Stockton commemorating the Sikh New Year. The parade will be held through downtown Stockton on Sunday, April 18, from noon to 4 p.m. and will end at the Sikh Temple at 1930 S. Grant Street. The celebration is open to the public.
Scenes from car wash fundraiser for Victoria Martin conducted Thursday at Les Schwab Tire Center. The former yard supervisor at the McParland School Annex is currently undergoing medical treatment at Sutter Tracy Community Hospital while battling cancer. The family which is having a tough go of it financially is hoping to secure funds so Martin can be placed in hospice care. A second car wash is today starting at 10 a.m. at the 7-Eleven on the corner of Yosemite Avenue and Powers Avenue.
The powerful PG&E company is locking horns with two Manteca farmers over easement issues. Pitting the utility giant against lifelong farmers Arnold and Roseline Rothlin is like watching a David and Goliath battle.
This is not the first time Arnold and Roseline Rothlin of Nile Garden Farms butted heads with the giant utility company, Pacific Gas and Electric.
Manteca leaders are about to make two things clear - there will be absolutely no pot dispensaries allowed in the city and they will restrict the growing of marijuana for personal use to the fullest extent of the law.
RIPON - A Ripon medical administrative assistant and cancer survivor is organizing a second document shredding and e-waste collection to benefit the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life.
Marla Nunes has been fortunate to have two successful careers.
Ripona School's all-day open house Thursday celebrates the campus' 50th anniversary as well as being selected as one of California's top 193 middle ...
Chris Lake is a long-time member of the Academy of Model Aeronautics.
A real estate agent that called Lathrop home was arrested last week on charges of grand theft and elder abuse after it was alleged that ...
Arguably there is no place in California with a bigger stake in the $18 billion Twin Tunnels plan to funnel Sacramento River water under the ...
The reason Manteca Unified be.tech Career Academies exists is simple: Trustees and administrators realized they were failing to connect with a number of students.
The Boys & Girls Club is again offering an option for people looking for a safe haven for their children during summer.
Is a Pilot/Flying J Truck Stop coming to Lathrop?
Drones and model planes are considered unmanned aircraft systems.
The next comprehensive high school in Manteca Unified won't be simply a newer version of the Sierra, Lathrop or Weston Ranch campuses.
Students in Manteca Unified have a better chance of graduating high school than many of their counterparts elsewhere in San Joaquin County, the rest of ...
There were plenty of busy bees at Thursday's Ag Day at Great Valley Elementary School.
The extra penny you pay every time you spend $2 on a taxable item in San Joaquin County is helping pay for a solution to ...
Doctors Hospital of Manteca is celebrating Nurses Week now through May 12 - the day that marks the anniversary of the birth of the famous 19th ...
Mary Torres - one of the famous Rosie the Riveters that built Liberty ships in Bay Area shipyards to help America fight in World War II ...