Lathrop teen Samuel Dacus II swept top honors Friday at the California State Youth Accolades Scholarship Competition in San Jose taking home the title of California State Ambassador/Young Man of Achievement for 2011. Along with Katherine Anderson of Susanville, chosen as Miss California State, Dacus will serve as a "Goodwill Ambassador for the Golden State of California and the Official Host for California Fairs, Festivals & Celebrations and the California State Fair & Exposition".
Agape Villages Foster Family Agency is consolidating all social service and foster care services into its existing Manteca office.
Manteca is in target to have its best year for new housing unit starts since 2007.
In 1975, the old El Rey Theatre in Manteca was gutted with fire.
It will be a party like no other that the Brosio family will throw on Saturday, July 30, at their home in Manteca.
Future landscape maintenance districts in Manteca formed as part of new neighborhoods could include the cost of electricity for street lights and maintaining streets within the subdivision.
RIPON – Family Movie Night will soon make its return.
RIPON – It's 6:30 on a Sunday morning. Inside St. Patrick's Catholic Church on East Highway 120 at the corner of Carrolton Road are grandparents and young parents with their young children, a few of them infants in baby carriers. They nearly fill up the old section of the church.
Ian Trueb and Ricardo Granados want to make a full-length feature film about coming of age in Manteca.
Ripon's elected leaders are joining forces with their Manteca counterparts in a bid to sway the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors to go with a "whole cities" approach to redistricting.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District is months away from a key public hearing that could make it a household name to more than 28,000 urban households in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon as a provider of retail electricity.
The California Public Utilities Commission has safety issues with the Union Road crossing of the Union Pacific Railroad tracks.
ESCALON – Sean Treat is no stranger to the McHenry Recreation Area or the cool current of the Stanislaus River that winds through the secluded park.
It started on Wednesday evening when nearly a dozen women got together to bake Portuguese sweetbread throughout the night.
A million dollars in compensation concessions made by the Manteca Firefighters Association has brightened the worst-case scenario somewhat for rural residents south of Manteca.
Deanna DeGuzman and Samantha Loprieato are taking part this week's Varsity Spirit Spectacular at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando.
Ripon Battalion Chief Dave Luis - a veteran of 26 years in the fire service - died Thursday afternoon after a lengthy bout with cancer surrounded by ...
AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Two Colorado Springs teenagers who were rescued after spending two nights lost on the Mount of the Holy Cross got lost in ...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - An Illinois youth group called Children of Abraham brings together elementary school students of different faiths to build bridges and friendships.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - Saying nothing is beyond the reach of God's mercy, Pope Francis told Catholics worldwide he is allowing all priests to absolve ...
Let's talk turkey.
Manteca biggest growth spurt wasn't in 1985 when 1,400 new homes bought by a tidal wave of Bay Area Transplants prompted the establishment ...
It started as a friendly pick-up football game on Thanksgiving 29 years ago with a handful of teens from the Crossroads Grace Community Church youth ...
Manteca's water use for the first 10 months of 2016 is 28 percent lower than the same January-through -October period three years ago.
When James Hood took over Lathrop Police Services as chief last year he wanted to continue the trend of meeting with the community established by ...
Lathrop is getting into the spirit of Christmas with everything from a home decorating contest to a parade.
It's beginning to look a lot like the time of year that people are swindled out of money.
The race to replace Sam Fant as the Weston Ranch trustee on the Manteca Unified Board of Education is still too close to call.
An early Wednesday afternoon pursuit from North Main Street beginning near the Highway 99 off ramp led Manteca Police through the city at speeds over ...
Vince Hernandez called it a "windshield tour" of Manteca.