There is a fear by many who live today among dairies and almond orchards south of Manteca that the proposed extension of McKinley Avenue to provide an expressway connection between the Highway 120 and Highway 99 freeways will end up becoming what residents have called "a bypass of the bypass."
Bluegrass music, live animals that are native to the area, guided nature walks and various hands-on educational experiences are on tap for the annual Tule Fog Fete set for March 7 at Caswell State Memorial Park just south of Manteca on Austin Road.
RIPON - The crowning of the 2011 Almond Blossom Queen at 7 p.m. Thursday officially kicks off the 49th annual Almond Blossom Festival.
With spring comes new life in nature and fresh fashions for clothes. The Manteca Federated Women's Club has the perfect event for everyone to "don your best spring attire" this year.
Manteca area students planning a career in the medical field are urged to pick up a scholarship application at the front desk of Doctors Hospital of Manteca.
Mike Gibbons grips his steering wheel tightly every morning as he makes his final turn and heads into the homestretch on his way to work.
Manteca may soon create its first new front-line municipal job after three years of consolidating staff to reduce overall municipal manpower by more than 80 workers.
Funding for two of Manteca's 57 police officers could run out by the year 2040.
Farmers in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon are eager to partner with South San Joaquin Irrigation District in a bid to enhance water conservation.
There are enough finished, approved, and proposed lots for single family homes and apartment complexes to push Manteca's population to near the 100,000 mark.
Rural residents don't want to see it but municipal planners contend not to extending McKinley Avenue to create a major east-west road in what will be the future southern extremity of urban Manteca would be "irresponsible planning."
Megan Cai has her eyes set on attending Harvard University to study law and journalism.
Nutrition naturally would be necessary for a group of more than a hundred runners planning to cover just over 3.1 miles.
Next Saturday hundreds of youths and adults will fill the lanes at Manteca Bowl & Family Fun Center in a bid to make a difference in the lives of over 4,000 youth who receive help every year with free tutoring in Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Escalon.
California High-Speed Rail trains could one day run on Altamont Commuter Express tracks possibly allowing Manteca-Lathrop residents to board a train in their own backyard to reach Sacramento.
For the last 25 years Bill Mendelson has made it his mission to get homeless people placed into permanent residences.
Danelle Hohe is back in the employ of the City of Lathrop.
It's a $100,000 challenge to help build the Valley Children's Healthcare specialty care center in north Modesto on Pelandale Avenue off Highway ...
Great Wolf Resort - after walking away from a Manteca deal 15 months ago - has stepped up its efforts to locate in Brentwood 35 miles away ...
How does the roads in the City of Ripon rate?
It was one of the biggest applause lines of Mayor Steve DeBrum's State of the City address and it spoke volumes about Manteca.
The City of Lathrop's plans to widen Lathrop Road – the last section within the city's influence east of Interstate 5 that has yet ...
The next Manteca Parks and Recreation middle school dance takes place this Friday at Neil Hafley School.
Almond Blossom Queen hopefuls shared their backgrounds with Ripon Rotarians during a lunch Wednesday at Spring Creek Country Club.
The newest ministry at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca honors the Santo Nino, one of the oldest Christian relics in the Philippines.
It could end up costing more than $150 million to overhaul the levees of Reclamation District 17 so they could withstand a 200-year flood.
A fire department dispatcher broke the din of the silent county emergency fire frequency late Tuesday morning announcing the passing of Tracy Fire Department Captain ...
For years, the Bureau of Reclamation has tried to comply with the Endangered Species Act when it comes to protecting Chinook salmon and steelhead on ...
Manteca High - the oldest campus in Manteca - is targeted for $30 million worth of modernization work.
The City of Ripon continues to exceed its water conservation goals.