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 cornerstone of City Manager Elena Reyes' first - and only - significant initiative has been quietly dropped.
The good news is that the Lathrop dog park is getting a new turf surface after extensive use wore out the existing grass.
The Ripon Unified School District has a goal of ensuring that all students are college and career ready.
One Lathrop couple, Frank and Ailleen Pasillas, were among some 40 Red Cross volunteers updating their emergency response skills and knowledge in last weekend's ...
Four suspects have been arrested by Manteca Police officers for their alleged involvement in the Valentine's Day attempted murder of a couple at Southside ...
Manteca will be closing in on - if not exceeding - 120,000 residents when the year 2040 rolls around.
A commercial project planned along River Road in the northeast area of Ripon took a step forward last Tuesday.
Good news and bad news is coming this way.
Vista Verde Apartments is a well-kept, low-key complex on Eastwood Avenue in north Manteca.
Harry Pacheco is at it again.
The complaints and concerns were numerous.
It will be a night to remember next Saturday – with a spirited cast of Ripon Veterans of Foreign Wars members staging a Las Vegas style ...
New elementary students east of Interstate 5 in Lathrop could be bussed to a new school in southwest Manteca as the first impacts of a ...
For the last three weeks Lathrop residents have been learning the ins-and-outs of the department that is tasked with keeping them safe.
Big changes are coming to the 120 Bypass.