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.
The third segment of what some believe is the only mural project of its kind - an effort to recognize the sacrifices Americans endured in five ...
Teens and young adults dreaming of careers in law enforcement might want to be frugal with credit cards and abstain from pot or substances such ...
The Austin Road overcrossing - the biggest impediment to significantly improving traffic flow on the 120 Bypass - is proposed for replacement by Caltrans in a three-step ...
Manteca Unified students can tinker in MEL'S Garage this summer.
They've been friends since middle school at Mossdale Elementary School.
Marissa McLeod lives on in the prom memories of thousands of girls who were able to enjoy the dance of their teen years thanks to ...
MODESTO – Chris Teicheira's comedy act isn't exactly what one would call "family friendly."
A man that was shot and killed at a First Communion party in San Leandro over the weekend has been identified as a Manteca resident.
At least one Lathrop neighborhood actually did something when it came to dealing with speeders on the streets.
Editor's note: Part of an occasional series on rivers, lakes, reservoirs, the Delta, innovations and the weather that play a key role in supplying ...
Candice Lao and Andrea Zarevich are more than pleased to lead Sierra High's 300 or so graduates come Friday, May 27.
In the coming months the Manteca City Council will need to decide how they want to go about complying with a state mandate to stabilize ...
Ripon Unified is offering its 150 teachers a 3 percent pay raise.
Manteca Police arrested a 26-year-old male who allegedly made criminal threats and evaded police.
Manteca is sandwiched between Stockton and Modesto - the No. 3 and No. 5 worst cities in the nation for vehicle theft.