South San Joaquin Irrigation District and the City of Manteca have hammered out a storm drainage agreement amendment that will slash the cost of installing flow metering devices to monitor storm run-off from $4.5 million to $400,000.
Despite being less than 10 years old, the audio-visual equipment inside of the Manteca Unified School District's board chambers is so antiquated that it requires a complete rebuild every time a meeting is held.
ACE Forward - the proposed hybrid northern end of the California High Speed Rail to extend service initially from Merced to the Bay Area - has the potential of increasing Altamont Corridor Express ridership 350% to 6 million by 2025.
Ripon's Rotary joined a dozen other service clubs up and down the valley and in the Bay Area to provide a $223,000 oxygen generator to save children in Ethiopia who are dying when they are unable to breathe.
A woman in a rural Manteca home was the victim a home invasion robbery with cash and jewelry were taken at knife-point by two men and a woman who a Sheriff's spokesman said entered through a locked sliding glass door.