Repeated double-digit drops in Manteca's crime rate over the past several years has prompted skeptics to claim it is only because people are frustrated and have stopped reporting crime.
Kids can burn off some energy tonight during the downtown Manteca farmers market at Library Park by taking advantage of a free jump house.
RIPON - Ripon Police Chief Richard Bull was lauded as "a cops' cop" who most enjoyed being out on the street with his officers during his 34 years in law enforcement.
LATHROP – Lathrop-Manteca Fire District Chief Fred Manding has announced his retirement to the board of directors.
LATHROP – Wanted: Lathrop residents' input on what type of police service is best for the city.
Kenny Boynton looked forward to attending Friday's teen dance at Golden West School.
More than 300 acres between Roth Road and Lathrop Road west of Airport Way could accommodate Manteca's next employment center.
A three-year-old Manteca girl is being called a "hero" after she ran some two blocks to get firemen to help her dad who, she said, was "frozen" and wouldn't wake up.
A former Sierra High School sports standout is making a big splash on the silver screen.
Police Chief Dave Bricker knows what Manteca would be like without the dedicated volunteers who help the department protect lives and property.
The advancement of a $2.3 million project to landscape large swaths of the Highway 99 and Highway 120 Bypass corridors through Manteca could end up saving the general fund money by reducing water costs for park irrigation.
Olive Taylor is the only Manteca teacher ever killed on the job.
AKF Development is biding its time until a thaw occurs in commercial lending to proceed with the 300-unit Tesoro apartment complex planned on the northeast corner of Atherton Drive and Van Ryn Road.
LATHROP - It is a summer evening at River Islands at Lathrop.
Aqua Pool Design Center on Moffatt Boulevard in Manteca has taken a knockout punch after a bank has reportedly called in a multi-million dollar loan.
Don't expect to find that complimentary glass of water on your table the next time you sit down at a restaurant.
Wasting landscape water for some future development could become a costly proposition.
The Almond Hullers & Processors Association applauded the tentative agreement reached to resolve the West Coast ports situation.
Victor Hernandez of Weston Ranch High School won the judges' nod in the art contest sponsored by the Manteca Garden Club. As the winner among 19 entries submitted, he receives $100 cash prize.
Seniors at East Union, Manteca High, Lathrop High, and Sierra high schools were among those honored as Good Citizens by the El Toyon chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. The local students were among the 14 who were recognized during a ceremony attended by the students with their parents, guardians, counselors, and administrators at the Central United Methodist Church in Stockton.
Four winters. Four consecutive years of drought.
Manteca hit a milestone three month ago when the city completed its 63rd park facility.
There are hundreds of veterans buried at the pioneer East Union Cemetery in Manteca. The markers on many of the gravestones, through the years, have deteriorated and have become weather-worn.
Manteca's ugly ducking thoroughfare - Moffat Boulevard - is inching closer to swan status.
If the murder case won't be enough to potentially keep Richard Howard Watkins behind bars for life, the other charges very likely will.
Manteca's IHOP restaurant isn't a drive-thru.
The City of Manteca wouldn't be able to build the Moffat Community Center this year for $1.16 million unless it deferred meeting the same landscape requirements it imposes on the private sector.
Manteca taxpayers could lose $1.1 million by a state forced sale of three parcels.
Manteca Unified is taking the drought seriously.
They shared stories of struggles and perseverance.