Until two years ago, Tom and Rita Canales had the typical American yard and garden. Lush, regularly mowed lawn in front. Another lawn in the back yard surrounded by a veritable collection of plants and trees that they loved.
Manteca has added 7,804 residents since the start of 2007 that marked the first full year of the housing market collapse.
Response times to medical and fire calls in northwest Manteca that includes Del Webb and neighborhoods west of East Union High have dropped almost 50 percent since the city's fourth fire station opened.
Sierra High's first-ever principal is a Hall of Famer once again.
It came as a complete surprise for Angela Ott when she was presented with a bouquet of appreciation at the conclusion of this year's Every 15 Minutes drama focused on saving the lives of Manteca area teens.
The Tioga Road (Highway 120) in Yosemite National Park will open for the season today at noon for all vehicular traffic. The Tioga Road is the popular east-west crossing of the Sierra. Vault toilets are available in several locations along the road.
Manteca City Council hopeful Rich Silverman received the endorsement of Leroy Ornellas who represented most of the City of Manteca from 2001-2012 on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
Richard Perez has spent the majority of his life in or around a square usually adorned by ropes and often times crowded with people staring up from the bottom shouting instructions or staring intently to offer up a score.
The mature plants and trees in the gardens of this new Manteca home at Woodbridge Del Webb are nearly all Sonoma-grown. An instant garden – that's what Duane and Genie Becker had when they moved into their new residence in the Family City.
Starting Thursday Manteca commuters can catch a bus connecting with BART service in Dublin at the Manteca Transit Station.
The Lathrop-Manteca Fire District has the usual grass fire culprits to deal with this summer.
A 22-year-old Manteca man died in a solo motorcycle crash Monday afternoon on a southbound Highway 99 frontage road at Clark Road in Stockton.
Manteca's Golden Girls - Evelyn Allen, Betty Bergthold, Kathryn Lauritson and Selma Wrigglesworth - are being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
A detachment of seven JROTC cadets from Manteca High School served as honor guard pallbearers for a fellow cadet killed as he was walking home on the shoulder of East Highway 120.
Some 3,555 struggling kids improved their academic performance during 2013 thanks in a large part to 377 volunteers working with the free community-based tutoring programs offered through Give Every Child a Chance.
John Perez is afraid.
Sarah Sokolowski and her sister, Amanda, are currently serving as missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, though they are across the continent from each other.
Manteca's elected leaders want businesses to have the opportunity to correct shortcomings in their compliance to the American Disability Act before being sued.
California is considered the world's Mecca when it comes to variety of fruits, vegetables, and nuts.
When a flag of the United States is worn, torn, faded, or badly soiled, it needs to be replaced with a new one. When that happens, the old flag is "retired."
LATHROP – Garbage rates are going up.
Give Every Child a Chance is staging the Xtreme Bulls & Broncs Rodeo on the River fundraiser on Saturday, June 7, and Sunday, June 8 from noon to 5 p.m. both days at Dell'Osso Family Farm in Lathrop just off Interstate 5.
Manteca needs to spend $37.5 million over the next five years to avoid 180.14 miles of city streets from deteriorating to a point they need even costlier reconstruction.
Weston Ranch High has a tradition of holding off at announcing the top two academic students until awards night.
When a bird that tested positive for the West Nile Virus was discovered on a dairy outside of Tracy back in March, it was the earliest annual detection of the disease in San Joaquin County since it arrived in California more than a decade ago.
Manteca Youth Entertainers (formerly known as the Manteca Royal Family) are recruiting vocalists and dancers for the 2014 season.
Young students from St. Anthony's Catholic School learned a lot about the functions of a hospital and why some things are so important to know during last weels's Doctors Hospital's Healthcare Career for Children field trip.
Get ready to meet Kurt Tannen, a quirky Central Intelligence Agency linguist Monday nights this November.
Off-duty Manteca firefighters are passing the boot Saturday starting at 9 a.m. at the intersection of Mission Ridge Drive and South Main Street.