Nearly a decade ago Stockton-San Joaquin Library System leaders made it clear that a branch serving the community the size of Manteca should have $122,000 a year to update its book collection and other material that is accessed by the public.
When it comes to protecting their biggest resource the South San Joaquin Irrigation District is putting their money where their mouth is.
Manteca Police canine "Kato" joined a stream of customers Tuesday entering the Elite Arms gun shop on South Main Street – to receive a gifted ballistic vest for his protection.
STOCKTON - Stockton Civic Theatre's accomplished actor and director Richard Garvin has cast the popular production of "On Golden Pond," scheduled to open at SCT on May 7. The play was written by Ernest Thompson in 1979, who later adapted it for the screen in 1981.
STOCKTON - The United States Air Force Concert Band of the Golden West will touchdown in Stockton, Monday, April 16, 7 p.m., for an inspirational free concert at Delta College's Atherton Auditorium.
LATHROP - The City of Lathrop Parks & Recreation Department and Mayor's Art Show Committee is preparing for the 19th Annual Mayor's Art Show & Sale.
Councilman Steve DeBrum wants to eliminate a budget handicap - the status of a $1.4 million "loan" to the Manteca Golf Course fund.
The section of Woodward Avenue between Airport Way and Union Road will be re-opened to thru traffic by this weekend.
Not even an early winter irrigation run in January was enough to stave off drought-like conditions for some area growers.
LATHROP - Lathrop generates its fair share of truck traffic with its close proximity to I-5 and Highway 99 and a bustling industrial sector that appreciates the location,
The Sierra High girls soccer team reached the final round of its own tournament - the Vern Gebhardt Cup - for a third straight season this past Saturday.
The 2011-2012 concert season marks the 25th year the Manteca Kindred Arts Association, Inc. has been bringing fine classical performers to local residents.
Manteca Kindred Arts is offering 12 exciting options from which to choose for its annual fund-raiser this Sunday.
STOCKTON - Always working to keep things fresh and offer something new, Stockton Asparagus Festival organizers have revamped the old Celebrity Kitchen presentation in the Civic Auditorium. It is now "Chef of the Fest."
MODESTO - Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus' Mamma Mia!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, will play at the Gallo Center for the Arts April 13-15.
LATHROP – While the economic downtown may have hit Lathrop harder than most, all signs are pointing towards a city that will recover strotnger than it ...
Volunteers exclusively answered fire alarms in Manteca up until 52 years ago.
The number of community events that have been organized to benefit the families of two brothers who were killed over a week ago in a ...
Homicide suspect Rocky Allen Overturf, 26, was jailed Monday night for the alleged murder of Aaron Messick, 36, on November 19 behind an Escalon bar ...
About 150 slots are open to students who are looking to take part in the Discovery ChalleNGe Academy.
The Manteca Police volunteer SHARPS unit is celebrating its 25th anniversary Friday night at the Manteca Senior Center with more than 100 people expected to ...
Deanna DeGuzman and Samantha Loprieato are taking part this week's Varsity Spirit Spectacular at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando.
Ripon Battalion Chief Dave Luis - a veteran of 26 years in the fire service - died Thursday afternoon after a lengthy bout with cancer surrounded by ...
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Two Colorado Springs teenagers who were rescued after spending two nights lost on the Mount of the Holy Cross got lost in ...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - An Illinois youth group called Children of Abraham brings together elementary school students of different faiths to build bridges and friendships.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Saying nothing is beyond the reach of God's mercy, Pope Francis told Catholics worldwide he is allowing all priests to absolve ...
Let's talk turkey.
Manteca biggest growth spurt wasn't in 1985 when 1,400 new homes bought by a tidal wave of Bay Area Transplants prompted the establishment ...
It started as a friendly pick-up football game on Thanksgiving 29 years ago with a handful of teens from the Crossroads Grace Community Church youth ...
Manteca's water use for the first 10 months of 2016 is 28 percent lower than the same January-through -October period three years ago.