Manteca's newest fire station passes the style test. Traditional white tile flooring has been replaced with a sleek black concrete finish. The countertops and appliances in the kitchen have a stainless steel appearance. And the workout room has the same interlocking floor mats that you'd find at your local gym. Yes, Manteca's firefighters are going to be living large when not out on calls or handling the standard day-to-day tasks that comes with the job. ...
The Manteca City Council would prefer a two-mile stretch of Louise Avenue become as creepy as possible by allowing ivy to spread across sound walls.
By GLENN KAHL The Bulletin & GOSIA WOZNIACKI Associated Press BUCK MEADOWS - An out-of-control forest fire forced the closure of Highway 120 and was threatening 2,500 structures late Wednesday including the community of Pine Mountain Lake and its 2,800 residents. Five San Joaquin County strike teams composed of firefighters and equipment from agencies in Manteca, Stockton, Lodi, Woodbridge, and Tracy departed the Home Depot parking lot in Manteca at 5:30 p.m. en route ...
LATHROP – It was supposed to be one the happiest purchases of Brandon Sandifer's life.
Manteca's parks - except within 25 feet of playground equipment - are still legal places for smokers to puff away.
You can make sure that the elderly who can't afford smoke or carbon monoxide detectors and struggling families hard-pressed to buy car seats will have a safer future.
LATHROP - A retired Oakdale fisherman had two lines along the bank of the San Joaquin River at Mossdale Crossing when he heard a loud splash near the base of the railroad trestle.
Aaron Rodgers or Adrian Peterson? Crepe or a po' boy sandwich? Too early for a kicker? Too late for a beer?
RIVERBANK - With a history of being a security guard with a license to carry a firearm and reported past boasting of phantom employment within the fire service, investigators have arrested Brandon Pettit, 25, in connection with the murder of his parents. The bodies of his mother and father were discovered after an Aug. 8 house fire in Modesto.
In an effort to thwart increasing ozone levels, the air basin's first Air Alert episode of 2013 began Monday and continues through Wednesday. The Air Alert is effective in San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare and the Valley portion of Kern County.
Work has started on the second phase of an effort to enhance water quality and pressure for southeast Manteca as well as put in place services for growth along the Austin Road corridor.
A series of four suspicious fires - including three in one day - at an abandoned house just a block away from the Union Road fire station underscores a growing problem in Manteca: Arson.
The Bulletin Nine new members could be appointed to the Manteca Youth Advisory Commission. The City Council on Tuesday is expected to appoint all nine applicants since there are nine vaccines. The youth group coordinates a number of events including the junior high dances at the Golden West Community Gym School and assists with various community projects. They also are called on occasionally to advise the council on youth issues. The nine applicants are: • ...
LATHROP – Is $11,000 too much for an American flag? That'll be up to the Lathrop City Council to decide tonight whether they'll spend up to that amount to outfit the city's new booster pump station – the large water tank on Manthey Road visible from I-5 – with a painted mural of the Stars and Stripes. In a report prepared at the request of the council, Public Works Director Joseph Reyes outlined a series ...
Pillsbury Road is off the beaten track for most Manteca residents. Up until 10 years ago it was a sleepy two-lane road that T-intersects with Woodward Avenue between Atherton Drive and Bridewell Avenue. That's when two streets from two new neighborhoods were extended to Pillsbury Road and a landscaped median added for a short stretch. Pillsbury Road also provided additional access point to the estate where the 30,000-square-foot Hat Mansion is located. The semi-country feel ...
Kaiser Manteca nurses are pounding the pavement today at Woodbridge at Del Webb to share with the residents their concerns about the state of health services at the West Yosemite Avenue medical facility.
A 19-year-old Sacramento man has been arrested on attempted murder charges associated with an early morning double shooting Sept. 7 in a Victory Avenue home south of Alameda Street and east of Union Road, just blocks north of the Manteca Police Department.
FRENCH CAMP –Jeffrey Michael thought of the people at "Restore the Delta" as a "bunch of hippies" when they first papered his car with their mantra.
It may soon be legal to "speed" on Cottage Avenue and Atherton Drive based on current posted speed limits.
San Joaquin County Undersheriff Jon Picone had a few things that he wanted to talk about to the Manteca TEA Party Patriots as their featured guest Thursday night.
Manteca avoids using enough treated water each year to meet the needs of roughly 9,000 people.
Fifteen years ago Linda Kay read an article in a magazine that changed her life.