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.
Six candidates are vying for three seats on the Ripon City Council in the Nov. 8 election.
Sonny Dhalwial isn't afraid to stand by his decision to approve the Pilot/Flying J Truck Stop.
Ripon Unified - unlike Manteca Unified - charges for to and from school bus service.
The squealing sounds of kids at play filled the air at Library Park.
The first roundabout on a major Manteca street as well as the biggest subdivision ever built east of Highway 99 is moving closer to breaking ...
The Lathrop City Council already gave its blessing to use tax dollars to install a traffic light at Harlan Road and Stonebridge Lane and renovate ...
Carter's Pet Mart - voted Stockton's best pet store for the past 15 consecutive years - is expanding to Manteca.
St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Church in Ripon will celebrate its big event of the year.
Dale Kuil knows most Manteca city residents don't give much thought to the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
Stephanie Hobbs is keeping her fingers crossed that the bleachers at Stouffer Field will be completed in time for Rina's Run in May.
RIPON - Ripon High coach Chris Musseman spent the bye week simplifying the game plan for his team.
LATHROP - One step forward, two steps back.
There was no one dressed up as a clown outside a fence at Nile Garden School on Thursday as was reported in Friday's edition ...
Ripon Community Athletic Foundation is thrilled about the soon-to-be-installed bleachers at Stouffer Field.
Delfino Perry had no idea he was planting the seeds 81 years ago for what would become the West Coast's largest melon brokering and ...