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.
Last week a 27-year-old Manteca man was discovered dead in a county jail cell after Manteca Police officers arrested him earlier that night for public intoxication outside of a 7-Eleven convenience store.
Manteca's third Taco Bell could break ground in the coming months.
Donna Brown's message is clear: Libraries are more relevant than ever before.
Free Weston Ranch burst into the scene about six years ago. It's a grassroots movement being vigorously pushed by residents of the community who want to see their six plus-square-mile community detached from the City of Stockton.
Public libraries with treats such as coffee on the side aren't a modern creation.
A daylight theft from the J.C. Penney store in the Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley at Union Road and the 120 Bypass shortly after 10 a.m. Thursday ended with a house to house search in the areas surrounding Aldwina Lane and Cottage Avenue near Doctors Hospital.
Southwest Manteca - an area the city is getting ready to spend $150 million for flood protection so developers can continue building - is being turned into the exclusive domain of large single family homes aimed at luring Bay Area buyers.
It's a quote that has been attributed to many great thinkers across history, most recently Winston Churchill.
Bethany Home Foundation is erecting a wall at the entrance of the Almond Blossom Festival at Mistlin Sports Park Friday in a new twist for the senior citizens in the community between the carnival rides and the vendor displays.
Give Every Child a Chance (GECAC) is once again offering the Service Challenge Scholarship.
Medically focused college students are being offered scholarship applications by the Doctors Hospital volunteers to help them shoulder the cost of their schooling, available Monday through Friday 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
Safety - and the desire to have less illegal fireworks launched - trumped Big League Dreams bringing in upwards of $40,000 and non-profits enjoying a 40 percent bump in the sale of safe and sane fireworks.
Several Ash Wednesday Masses and scripture services are being observed at St. Anthony of Padua in Manteca and St. Patrick's Church in Ripon. Ashes will be distributed during each service.
Calvary Community Church will host the Central Valley R3 Men's Conference on Saturday.
The lawsuits have started.