Hoping to catch the true embodiment of the holiday spirit in person?
LATHROP – Not every child filling out a Christmas list this year is asking for the latest electronics and the most popular toys.
For more than a decade he has kept his trademark beard nice and tidy and kept the belly laughs coming for all the good girls and boys in Manteca.
Sonia Munoz was driving home from work the other day when she took notice of the Christmas tree lot at Main and Alameda streets in Manteca.
There are two days left to take part in a drawing for a one-of-a-kind handmade quilt with all proceeds going to the Second Harvest Food Bank's food drive this Christmas.
Christmas is going to come early for one Manteca woman lucky enough to land on one of the most popular game shows of all time.
Editor's note: This is the first in an occasional series on Manteca traffic.
LATHROP - Kimberli Thompson knows how important Girl Scout cookies are to the organization.
Christmas Day is just around the corner. Nine days from today, to be exact.
Mike Mallory believes it is Manteca's own Christmas miracle.
Robert Schulz's 32 years of service on the South San Joaquin Irrigation District board ended on Tuesday.
RIPON – It's going to be somewhat of a difficult Christmas this year for boys and girls in the South County that are spending their first holiday away from loved ones after being placed in foster care.
Median prices fetched by existing homes sold in Manteca have increased $6,000 over 2009 levels.
If you want to give a gift that says "Manteca" this Christmas but don't want it to be a can of Armour Star lard with both English and Spanish spellings then the Manteca Museum gift shop might be the right place to search.
LATHROP – Craig and Evelyn Moser thought they were going to help launder and dry-clean a few pieces of children's clothes for the Christmas Wishes project.
The severity of the four-year drought could mean dead lawns throughout Manteca, the banning of nonprofit car washes, slashing aggregate water use at city parks by 25 percent, and the hiring of a water resources coordinator and two enforcement assistants.
While Gov. Jerry Brown was mandating water flowing from spigots be reduced 25 percent due to California's severe drought the bureaucracy he oversees was continuing its effort to drain New Melones Reservoir of an extra 15,000 acre feet of water
Angela Seamas of the Portuguese Fraternal Society of America and her group have a new fund-raising project this year.
An octogenarian female driver escaped unscathed after the car she was driving hit the fire hydrant on the corner of the Manteca Presbyterian Church at North Main and East North streets.
Doctors Hospital has five new nurses on staff following an intense Versant intern program.
Rasheed Ali ripped at the seam, pulling the egg from its plastic wrapper.
Manteca could resort to using a water truck to irrigate public landscaping using recycled treated wastewater if the drought worsens.
She sat on the curb in front of her small motel room on Moffat Boulevard Wednesday afternoon as she waited for hot water for the first time in more than a week.
Every drop of water now counts.
Manteca Presbyterian Church, 275 N. Main St., is planning a series of services and events to mark Holy Week.
In an extremely rare move, Manteca fire and building safety inspectors along with county health representatives ordered the Inn at the Station on Moffat Boulevard shut down Monday until a long list of health and safety repairs are made.
The notices that hung on the doors of the Inn by the Station – spelled out over a Manteca Police Department badge – told the residents that they could no longer inhabit the places that they had called home.
Mountain Valley Express trucking company's website touts that it is "the safest trucking company in the State of California."
A team of 75 volunteers including children spent Saturday morning honoring fallen heroes by trimming, cleaning and polishing their headstones.
It costs a lot of money to make a run for Lathrop mayor.