LATHROP – Once upon a time, there was a Lathrop Corner Café. Patricia Terry Richichi remembers it well, and so does Frank Mendes. Longtime Lathrop residents Bennie and Joyce Gatto also have a lot of memories of the building complex that housed a restaurant, a store, and a bar that was also a dance hall at least once a week.
Ted Poulos has dedicated nearly 60 years of his life to helping make sure emergency medical care in Manteca-Lathrop is just a phone call away.
The magic of Disney's customer service is coming to Manteca.
LATHROP – The valley's sizzling summer temperature was not the only thing heating up the city in July of 2010. The sweltering weather had some serious competition coming from the election campaigns on all government levels – and Lathrop was no exception.
LATHROP – The annual Police Citizens' Academy offered by the Lathrop Police Services will start this Wednesday and run through March 2.
As many as 1,000 athletes are expected to descend on Manteca for the 2011 Senior Games taking place May 14-21.
It was as impressive to the Manteca community in 1916 as when Target opened a few years ago.
Adriana Gianturcco – the ironfisted transportation director of the first Jerry Brown administration – was against it.
Two teens were struck with bullets in a drive-by shooting Friday shortly after 2 p.m. near the heart of downtown.
Manteca could - in 2011 - become ground zero for construction jobs thanks to an aggressive effort by the city to move three projects forward in a bid to position the city to catch the first wave of the economic rebound when it occurs.
Editor's note: This is the first of two parts looking back on key events in Lathrop during 2010.
LATHROP – Maurice Cotton of the Highlight Church of God and Christ will be celebrating his 90th birthday this weekend.
The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department is again offering a Portuguese class geared for those of Portuguese descent who want to learn more about their history, or just anyone interested in knowing more about the culture other than festas and bullfights.
The string of wet storms that have blanketed the Sierra with a snowpack with water content almost 200 percent above normal and drenched sections of California with as much as 10 inches of rain wasn't supposed to happen.
Just seven years after California voters ushered a man more famous for his movie roles than his politics into the governor's office, they're replacing him with a man who left the post more than 27 years ago.
Master Tracy Schaffer and his wife Dottie have sold their popular Tae Kwon Do martial arts studio in Ripon's downtown, having decided to retire ...
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK - Photographer and rock climber Josh Hilling who lives in the foothills below Yosemite National Park spent recent days chopping wood and stocking ...
There was no getting out of work early on Friday for Lathrop city crews who were busy batting down the hatches in preparation for what ...
At 6 a.m. Thursday morning I was standing alongside the Manteca Public Library with Manteca Police Officer Mike Kelly as he woke up the ...
If you go by what is on Facebook, Mike Kelly doesn't do anything as the City of Manteca's Community Resource Officer.
Sunday's forecast for a major pounding of the Northern San Joaquin Valley with heavy rain and high winds comes almost 20 years to the ...
Twenty years ago, state emergency officials were bracing for the worse.
Manteca Police Department graveyard shift officers found the man accused of attempting to murder his mother.
Spanish explorers climbing to the top of Mt. Diablo in the early summer of 1776 thought they had stumbled onto a great inland lake.
Do you have any project ideas for this year's Love Ripon?
Arlene Duran was critically injured in her home during a knife attack Wednesday around 3 p.m.
Working together taking inventory for a hospital gift shop can be fun if it is done with friends with the goal of $20,000 in ...
Lori Nunemaker was stunned.
Two new laws are now in effect that could end up affecting South County motorists.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca (DHM) employees are helping kick off the Ripon Manteca Moves Training Team inaugural event at 7:15 a.m. Saturday that ...