Manteca's elected leaders have created an on-street handicapped parking space in front of 221 N. Poplar Ave. to accommodate a resident who does not have a driveway.
A regional government consortium consisting of 16 of the San Joaquin Valley's largest cities from Stockton to Bakersfield is trying to devise a collective approach to "sustainable growth."
For the first time in about half a century, a dinner-dance will be held to kick off the annual St. Anthony's Harvest Festival.
It's a safe bet playing at the upcoming Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Texas Hold 'Em & Bingo Night will benefit kids.
STOCKTON – The San Joaquin County Office of Education will dedicate the Education Service Center today in honor of Manteca resident and recently retired Superintendent of Schools Fredrick "Rick" Wentworth.
Ray Simons looked over his blue 1927 Ford sedan with a smile as a couple passing by asked him about the car.
A private firm is proposing to reduce costs at least 21 percent and extend branch hours by as much as 47 percent if they are awarded a contract to take over the San Joaquin County-operated libraries.
It was my first day of kindergarten Monday at Brock Elliott Elementary School along with 35 wide-eyed students in Mrs. Adrian Andrews' classroom.
LATHROP - The only way historically to have a home in the Central Valley with a sweeping view of either the San Joaquin River or Sacramento River is to have a home elevated and hugging a levee.
Three of the four incumbents are seeking re-election in the Manteca Unified school board race.
LATHROP – J. "Chaka" Santos, a Lathrop businessman and entrepreneur and, lately, a candidate for mayor in the Nov. 2 elections, told the City Council Monday night that he'd rather have the Community Center gym named after any of the long-time residents rather than basketball great and 2010 NBA Coach of the Year Scott Brooks.
LATHROP – It was about two years ago that Lathrop High first opened its doors to a student body consisting of 456 freshmen and sophomores.
Bad debt from Manteca's municipal utility accounts has tripled in the past two years to $261,594.
Seven -year-old Jack Bellew has already made his mark on the world with some 100 people showing up Saturday night at Isadore's Restaurant to help raise funds to send his snack packs to troops serving overseas.
The two-story brick building complete with Spanish-style roof tile at the point of the triangle-shaped block across from Library Park where Manteca and Sycamore avenues connect at one time was the pride of Manteca.
The homeless - especially families, mothers, and children - are hard to tell apart from those who have a permanent roof over their heads that they can ...
We've all seen those movies where a young, loving couple gets married and they are excited about their new life together but are unsure ...
A federal grant of $1.27 million will allow the Manteca Fire Department to hire six new firefighters.
The homeless in Manteca often sleep in vehicles - both at night and during the day.
Standing alongside her husband Ed who was Ripon's Mayor for 35 years in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s was a bubbly Barbara Feichtmeir who ...
Representatives from McWhinney Development - the firm looking to invest upwards of $200 million to build a Great Wolf Resort in Manteca - were in town earlier ...
Editor's note: This is an occasional series marking the 50th anniversary of the unification of the Manteca Unified School District.
Rick Baker said he's thrilled that the price of oil is seasonally as low as it has been for the last decade.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Federal and California agencies have filed some of the first permit applications for a proposed project involving the construction of twin 30-mile tunnels ...
For the first time, the Ripon Christian Knights will play an actual home game.
Reducing the carbon footprint of Manteca Unified School District is as much about saving green as it is being green.
One of the first community events that Wesley Chamberlain participated in as a Manteca firefighter was the annual tip night at Applebee's to benefit ...
The Allen Bugbee Veterans' Center in downtown Ripon held a soft opening this week allowing Congressman Jeff Denham to be part of the festivities while ...
The New Melones Resevior is continuing to slip toward puddle status.
Prior to the retirement years while still raising a family and advancing on the job, people are often so tight on funds and time that ...