The almond orchard that greets northbound Highway 99 motorists as they approach the Yosemite Avenue exit may soon give way to a new crop - single family homes.
Manteca's iconic water tower could come down any day. That's by virtue of the Manteca City Council's unanimous vote a few years ago that condemned its fate to death by demolition.
With the snip of a ceremonial ribbon and after hundreds of hours of volunteer labor, a therapy center for teens became a reality in the 100 block of West Main Street in downtown Ripon.
The good news Manteca Unified School District received recently will only multiply into more good news in the future.
LATHROP – Two young men - including one that was killed - were shot late Thursday night in Lathrop after a vehicle chase ended in gunfire on a residential street.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) - The autograph hounds waiting expectantly in a hotel lobby weren't drawn by actors, musicians or politicians, but by a few dozen men whose rare and distinguished achievements have earned them the nation's highest military honor.
Manteca Police Department's Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint tonight at an undisclosed location tonight within the City of Manteca, between the hours of 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.
It offers two days of wholesome family-friendly activities and attractions. Bill of fare includes popular American carnival food plus a wide variety of ethnic palate-pleasers such as fresh-fried lumpia, tacos, and pizza. Continuous entertainment on stage features local talents with music and dance performances for the whole family.
EUREKA (AP) - Officials have identified a jawbone found at the mouth of the Klamath River as that of a teenage boy who disappeared in 2011 after fleeing a stolen vehicle.
Eric Reis, head coach at Manteca High School in his 22nd year of coaching now takes on the role of assistant coach for the Manteca High School feeder team, the Manteca Jr. Buffs.
Bruce Blodgett flippantly refers to the massive landfill to the east of Highway 99 in the direct flight approach to Stockton Metro Airport as "Mt. Stockton."
Karen Arnpriester writes for herself. She writes because it gives her control. She writes because it's therapeutic. And she writes because ever since she started four years ago she has discovered a process that has both reaffirmed her personal beliefs and allowed her to expand upon them. Next month the Manteca resident will be one of the featured authors at the Great Valley Bookfest set for Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. ...
A Manteca High graduate assigned to a Missouri Marine Corps post died late Monday night when he plummeted more than 70-feet to the bottom of an unexposed sinkhole.
Nikka Perez is hero in her own right. The 10-year-old run down by a truck earlier this week as she and an older cousin used a crosswalk on East Yosemite Avenue at Washington Street has proven to be more than resilient in the aftermath of the hit-and-run incident. Nikka is in a hospital bed at the U.C. Davis Medical Center in Sacramento where she has had a compound leg fracture set and put into a ...
B y DENNIS WYATT The Bulletin Longer microphone stems have corrected shortcomings in the new Manteca council chambers' $225,000 high tech upgrade that include an audio component. It means those in the audience as well as those listening at home on Comcast Channel 97 can clearly hear council members, department heads, and the public when they speak. To make it as easy for handicapped individuals to attend a council meeting, though is going to take ...
LATHROP – It's been nearly two decades since Californians voted to approve the use of marijuana for medical use and the federal government still doesn't recognize the individual mandates passed by state voters.
Manteca police officers of the last 50 years reflect a common passion to serve and protect the community they were sworn to patrol.
The official lighting of the 110-foot high Christmas tree in Ripon will take place tonight at 7 at the corner of First Street and Locust Avenue.
The hot air balloons return to Ripon.
Some people call it a tradition.
Hundreds of families and individuals have organizations like St. Vincent de Paul Society and Helping Hands to be thankful for this year, both at Thanksgiving and Christmas.
The arts come together at Lathrop High for the "Capture the Holiday" fund-raiser.
Attending Manteca City Council meetings is about to become easier for handicapped residents.
John Hernandez stood in the dining room of Mountain Mike's Pizza, asked for attention, and then offered his profound thanks.
"But we drove here from San Jose and Elk Grove," pleaded two of the teams that showed up the 26th annual Crossroads Grace "Turkey Bowl" Thursday morning.
It took America less time to beat back the Axis Powers in World War II than it has a low-profile bureaucracy to process an application aimed at putting in place 15 percent lower electricity rates throughout Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
Tyler Jennings Wilson was an outgoing young man, charismatic, and a devoted husband and father, among his many sterling qualities that family and friends will long remember.
Joanne Gross had an important job Wednesday night.
Carolyn Cano has a mission. You can call it Rosaries for Students' Scholarships.
LATHROP – When it comes to giving thanks and charitable donations during the holidays, Congressman Jerry McNerney will see just about all types and all flavors .