Plans to rent the Manteca Transit Center were derailed less than five hours after the $8.3 million building was showcased during an open house.
The Del Webb community of some 800 homes had a number of National Night Out celebrations Tuesday night, but the biggest of them all featured the "Second Chance" five-piece band playing aside the large gazebo in a park near the Airport Way entrance.
LATHROP – Steve and Lisa McDonald know the power of one – as in, working as one. That unity and cooperation has been instrumental in getting rid of the crime and unsavory elements that they found when they moved into the Mossdale Village neighborhood just a block away from City Hall.
Nick Obligacion walked up to a table Tuesday night in Del Webb with a disarming quality you would expect from a Chief of Police.
A motorcycle rider in his 20s was killed in a crash with a semi-container truck at about 2:15 Tuesday afternoon.
A motorcycle rider in his 20s was killed in a hit-and-run crash with a semi-container truck at about 2:15 Tuesday afternoon.
Get ready for an advertising billboard coming to a bus stop shelter near you. The Manteca City Council may approve a five-year contract with Stott Outdoor Advertising to sell advertising at 12 of the city's bus shelters in exchange for a 25 percent cut of the revenue and the firm handling all maintenance issues connected with the shelters. In addition, the Chico-based advertising firm would have the option at its expense of installing additional bus ...
LATHROP – The Lathrop-Manteca Fire District is responsible for more than 40 miles of shoreline.
Conserving water saves money. The South San Joaquin Irrigation District has significantly reduced water used for irrigation in Division 9 south of Manteca and west of Ripon thanks to a pressurized system controlled by computers that went operational two years ago. The savings came despite adding dozens of orchards and other farm operations to the system that previously relied on ground water. The water they saved from the project generated more than enough revenue in ...
Jane O'Brien said dairy farmers "need more unification to have the strength to fight the government."
The barbecue sizzles. Kids dart around the lawn. Ice chills a chest full of soda. It sounds like the perfect summer afternoon. But it serves a dual, if not easily seen, purpose. Keeping neighborhoods safe. In the day-and-age when people drive-further to work even longer hours, spending time with neighbors is often a back-burner affair. A casual wave. A friendly hello. That sort of an environment also makes it easier for somebody to slip down ...
The women and men in pink provide a service to the community in giving thousands upon thousands of dollars in scholarships to future doctors and nurses struggling to earn their degrees.
Manteca is dedicating more than just a transit center Tuesday. The city is opening a meeting facility that is in direct competition with two privately operated event facilities, the Manteca Senior Center, as well as the FESM and MRPS halls. The City Council on Tuesday - just four hours after they dedicate the $6 million transit center at noon - will meet to consider a rental policy for the community room at the facility located ...
Cooking has forever been one of my weaknesses. I don't think you'll be able to find too many sports writers that like to cook or work on cars. Cooking is not something I like to do, nor did I think it was something I would legitimately enjoy. On Sunday morning my 27-year old grown self participated in a cooking class for children hosted by Kitty's Kitchen located at 532 N. Main St. in Manteca. It ...
Mallory Lise Myers spent part of her summer involved in the regional National American Miss pageant.
The Great Valley Bookfest is bringing everything from nearly four dozen authors to gourmet food trucks to Manteca's Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley along the 120 Bypass on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The loss of farmland to build employment centers, retail and housing as part of the Austin Road Business Park could cost developers as much as $13.8 million.
LATHROP – The scene just didn't look right to Lathrop Police Services' deputy Jeff Watson.