Flooding concerns – and not planning initiatives – is what Manteca Mayor Willie Weatherford believes will determine Manteca's ultimate southwest city limits.
Richard W. McDonnell – known to his friends as Dick – had no problem sharing his opinions about the status of things that were going on in Manteca.
The cost of operating the Nick DeGroot Water Treatment Plant that provides surface water to Manteca, Lathrop, and Tracy will drop 7.9 percent over the next 12 months.
The complete $1.24 million restoration of the HOPE Family Shelter got under way this week with an official groundbreaking at the 94-year-old site of the first hospital in Manteca.
Five names will be added to the plaques of honor in the Manteca Unified School District's personnel department. They are the Educators of the Year for 2010-11 who were nominated for the honor by parents, students, and in at least two cases, by fellow teachers.
Congressman Jerry McNerney is behind legislation to secure $450 million in federal funds over the next 10 years to help build the Altamont Commuter Express high speed rail service between Stockton and San Jose.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District's board turned down a pitch to spend $25,000 in a bid to try and leverage $300,000 in federal funds.
Carol Crawford anxiously drives to her mailbox every afternoon looking for one piece of mail in particular.
Dio Gutierrez spends most of his days in intense pain.
A Manteca toddler was rushed to the University of California Medical Center in Sacramento by helicopter Tuesday morning after being driven over by a family SUV backing out of a driveway on Blair Court.
The South San Joaquin Irrigation District board has spent the past seven years talking about how they can sell retail power for 15 percent less than PG&E in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon and do so while updating the distribution system.
Food-4-Less stepped up to the plate Tuesday and presented Manteca Police officer Victor Vincent with a canine already trained in search and protection.
The Italian Catholic Federation in Manteca is one of the most generous organizations around. Last year alone, the independent faith-based group which is not affiliated with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, donated money to St. Anthony of Padua School to give away as scholarships to five deserving students.
Jessie Marinas - a man who found strength in his "artistic soul" after a series of spinal injuries triggered a number of painful surgeries - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
Jim Brown - an East Union High coaching icon known as a true gentleman - passed away over the weekend while vacationing in Georgia with his wife Jan.
The homeless - especially families, mothers, and children - are hard to tell apart from those who have a permanent roof over their heads that they can ...
We've all seen those movies where a young, loving couple gets married and they are excited about their new life together but are unsure ...
A federal grant of $1.27 million will allow the Manteca Fire Department to hire six new firefighters.
The homeless in Manteca often sleep in vehicles - both at night and during the day.
Standing alongside her husband Ed who was Ripon's Mayor for 35 years in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s was a bubbly Barbara Feichtmeir who ...
Representatives from McWhinney Development - the firm looking to invest upwards of $200 million to build a Great Wolf Resort in Manteca - were in town earlier ...
Editor's note: This is an occasional series marking the 50th anniversary of the unification of the Manteca Unified School District.
Rick Baker said he's thrilled that the price of oil is seasonally as low as it has been for the last decade.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Federal and California agencies have filed some of the first permit applications for a proposed project involving the construction of twin 30-mile tunnels ...
For the first time, the Ripon Christian Knights will play an actual home game.
Reducing the carbon footprint of Manteca Unified School District is as much about saving green as it is being green.
One of the first community events that Wesley Chamberlain participated in as a Manteca firefighter was the annual tip night at Applebee's to benefit ...
The Allen Bugbee Veterans' Center in downtown Ripon held a soft opening this week allowing Congressman Jeff Denham to be part of the festivities while ...
The New Melones Resevior is continuing to slip toward puddle status.
Prior to the retirement years while still raising a family and advancing on the job, people are often so tight on funds and time that ...