Measure M – the half cent public safety sales tax passed by voters – is being mismanaged according to the president of the Manteca Firefighters Association.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
RIPON - A dozen Ripon Rotary Club members took part in a computer website workshop last Wednesday in lieu of their regular meeting that showed Rotarians the value of Smart Phones in their research.
RIPON – For the better part of the past two months, the Ripon Police Department's Dispatch Center has been handling service calls for Escalon on a fulltime basis.
Manteca city employees consistently score in the 80 percent range when it comes to response time, effectiveness, and courtesy.
Battle of the Bulge veteran Bill Castillo of Manteca relived the history of World War II with 30 other members of the Armed Services and paid tribute to their comrades who had given their lives in the fighting.
LATHROP – The 24-Hour Relay for Life participants won't have to worry about vacating Lathrop's premier park after the official closure time arrives.
A drive-by shooting at about 9 p.m. Monday in East Manteca may be connected with a horrific motorcycle crash that took place a short ...
The same group of concerned residents that got the Lathrop City Council to table any additional work on the Lathrop Road widening project is now ...
The man that Sam Fant tapped to replace him on the school board will get the opportunity to do exactly that.
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RIPON - When the coach says to come out aggressive, it pays to come out aggressive.
What is there to do in Manteca on a Friday night in December?
Battalion Chief Dave Luis drew an overflow crowd to the P.L. Fry and Son Chapel on Manteca's North Union Road filling the interior ...
He's seen as either somebody who fights unapologetically for those who elected him or somebody who was willing to go so far as break ...
LATHROP – The City of Lathrop is preparing for the massive growth that is coming its way.
The top spellers in the area will gather Wednesday at the San Joaquin County Office of Education's Wentworth Education Center, 2707 Transworld Dr. in ...
The largest residential development so far in Manteca history - and one that is slowly changing the city's demographics -is the progression of an idea ...
The annual "Taste of Ripon" 21st annual event brought out the excitement of the holidays with couples and small groups strolling through the downtown enjoying ...
A stretch of Mulholand Drive in Ripon was recently repaved.
Scott Heaton and his City of Manteca crew added a new touch to lighting up the city Christmas tree.
Manteca's first industrial employer wasn't Spreckels Sugar.