The Canterbury Way garage "fire sale" for the burned out Rodriguez family drew a surprising number of people who donated their goods and cash bringing a total of $1,268.50 to help with the family's $270,000 fire loss.
It costs Lathrop-Manteca Fire District $169 per resident to provide basic fire services.
Mayor Willie Weatherford intends to step up and take another hit in his monthly compensation to match whatever employee groups end up taking in order to balance the municipal budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
LATHROP - A 4-year-old boy and a 25-year-old adult are both believed to be drowning victims of the San Joaquin River Saturday afternoon at Dos Reis Park.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
Union Pacific Chief Executive Officer Jim Young is riding the rails to town Wednesday to brief community leaders on the proposal to roughly quadruple the railroad's truck-to-train intermodal freight operation that hugs the city limit line of Lathrop and Manteca.
Just days before city management told 16 municipal workers – including six firefighters – that they would not have a job as of July 1 due to revenue shortfalls, a split Manteca City Council voted to spend $89,000 to renew a contract with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm.
Two small power plants at Woodard Reservoir 15 miles northeast of Manteca may soon generate average of $247,000 more for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields has been selected to serve on the state's foremost consumer advocacy board when it comes to protecting the interests of electrical and natural gas customers in California.
Terra Ranch – a southwest Manteca project featuring 212 single family homes and a 200-unit apartment complex – is before the Manteca Planning Commission Tuesday night.
JACKSON - Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by Manteca Waterslides founder Robert "Budge" Brown" that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
Some 300 Manteca residents found jobs in April triggering the biggest drop in the city's unemployment rate in over four years.
Sixteen Manteca municipal workers – including six firefighters – are losing their jobs July 1.
Robert "Budge" Brown - the farmer who started Manteca Waterslides in 1973 - is missing somewhere in the Sierra after his airplane apparently went down.
A fire sale – a garage sale from the heart – is in the planning for Saturday by neighbors of a Manteca family burned out of their home on Wednesday in the 700 block of Canterbury Way.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Flames raced down a steep hillside "like a freight train," leaving smoldering remains of homes and warnings that more communities should be ...
The Manteca Mayor's Committee on the Arts is dedicated to developing and promoting all forms of art for the benefit of the community.
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Manteca School Board Trustee Stephen Schluer has announced his intention to run for office in MUSD's 6th District.
Dr. Christine Hollister, Regent of the Stockton Chapter of the Daughters of the American Colonists, recently honored member Iris Samuel with the State organization's ...
The ground studies necessary to pave the way for new bleachers at the Ripon High stadium could soon be starting up.
The 20th century dawned in Manteca without a domestic water system, a public sewer, or even electricity.
It was a fundraiser experience this week for Ripon High senior Kaela Gill, who doubles as a sergeant for the student Police Explorer Program, when ...
It was not the first time an armed robber demanded cash and ran out the back door of the BBVA Bank at 200 North Main ...
When the emergency room bill came for Joe Molina Jr. after he ended up in the hospital shortly after graduating from high school, he didn ...
Delaney Hall recently took part in the 74th session of California Girls State held at Claremont McKenna College.
Perhaps if he had it his way, Kirk Waters' retirement as Manteca Fire Chief would have been a modest affair.
The art of landscaping and the care of trees in and around Ripon was the focus of Rotary Club's guest speaker arborist Matt Long ...
STOCKTON - Homeowners in Weston Ranch are "cautiously optimistic" after the Manteca Unified Board of Education voted on Tuesday to pay the upcoming debt service on ...
It has been weeks since a Manteca family found out that their daughter had been murdered in a grisly domestic violence episode in Arizona.