Give Every Child a Chance took their computer bus to this week's Friday Unity in the Neighborhood (FUN) program at Southside Christian Church on Locust Avenue to participate in the program designed to provide kids an alternative to gangs.
There are 61 million reasons why the South San Joaquin Irrigation District leaders are confident they're on firm ground when it comes to being able to purchase and separate the PG&E system in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon while upgrading service and cutting rates 15 percent across the board.
Women frightened about having a breast biopsy find something of an angel when they check into the Doctors Hospital of Manteca Women's Imaging unit.
New to Manteca or Lathrop and want help finding your way around either community? Perhaps you're a garage sale aficionado and might need some help tracking down addresses. Or you might be a business with delivery drivers who need help with directions. Whatever the need for finding your way around Manteca and Lathrop the Manteca Chamber of Commerce can help. The chamber has taken delivery of new maps that depict and list the roads in ...
The strike team sent to the Shasta County fires from the Lathrop-Manteca Fire Department returned home Friday.
A candlelight vigil will be held for Tevanie Deanne Lantz on Sunday, Aug. 16, at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 715 E. North Street between Sheridan and Roosevelt avenues.
Fiddler's Jam set for Sept. 19 FIDDLETOWN - Before the days of TV, cell phones and computers, townsfolk used to sit around the grocery store and play their fiddlers on idle afternoons. On Saturday, Sept. 19, fiddlers from near and far will once again gather for Fiddletown's 17th Annual Fiddlers' Jam and Contest. The main street in Fiddletown will be closed and the entire town will become a stage to some of the best ...
Big League Dreams continues to enjoy double digit growth in both revenues and attendance. Revenue is up 22.1 percent in April, May and June compared to the first three months of the year. At the midway point for the calendar year revenue has hit $1,042,984. That means $166,863 of that amount goes to the city under the terms of the contract the BLD organization has with Manteca to run and maintain the sports complex. It ...
The Manteca Fire Department sent out a strike team Thursday to help battle a fire in the Santa Cruz Mountains – the Lockheed Incident near the town of Bonny Doon.
It almost seemed like destiny that retired City Planner Ben Cantu was one of the municipal staffers that worked on the project that preserved the old Tidewater Railroad and converted it into a bike path.
The Golden State Karate Association conducts their One Day Extravaganza Saturday at the Stockton Civic Auditorium starting at 10 a.m.
Mark the month of February 2010 on your calendar. That is when the first stores in the Lifestyle Outlets at Manteca are scheduled to open in The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley. It is also the target date for Red Robin to start serving customers at a restaurant now under construction at the same complex on Union Road at the Highway 120 Bypass. The first set of construction plans are now being reviewed for what ...
Manteca's Cheyenne Milligan will fulfill one more musical goal as she takes center field at Candlestick Park to sing the National Anthem tonight for her dad's favorite team - the San Francisco 49ers - as they take on the Denver Broncos tonight in the pre-season opener of the 2009 football season.
Cub Scouts Pack 423 is hosting a car wash on Sunday, Aug. 23. The fundraiser will be held at Golden West School, 1031 N. Main St., from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the local scouts and their upcoming endeavors. Donations will be accepted. For more information, call 740-3435.
The South San Joaquin County Irrigation District will create 68 jobs when it enters the retail electric business.
A Manteca man was sentenced on Friday to 165 years to life in prison for a multitude of sexual misconduct charges stemming from exchanges he had with two children.
LATHROP – Let there be light.
Where's one of the deadliest stretches of freeway in the Northern San Joaquin Valley?
"Provide justice for the needy and fatherless; uphold the right of the oppressed and the destitute. Rescue the poor and needy." – Psalm 82: 3-5
A 57-year-old Manteca man involved in an early morning vehicle accident in front of a Manteca bar on Nov. 10 has died.
Flooded intersections and runoff covering sidewalks usually aren't something people want to see.
Aaron Goodwin credits the Boys & Girls Club with helping him stay out of trouble while growing up in Manteca.
LATHROP – On the surface it's just a couple of firefighters putting up a Christmas tree in the lobby of Lathrop's City Hall.
It's a bake sale sans the baked goods. No calories to worry about. No one gets to feel guilty about becoming an enabler to someone who is counting calories for health reasons.
City attorney John Brinton - answering a query from Mayor Willie Weatherford - told the council that his office off of West Yosemite Avenue and other nearby concerns such as Kaiser Hospital rely on dial up Internet service.
Trucks do more than just move virtually all goods we consume and keep the economy rolling. They also deliver money to the tune of $13,000 plus a year to state and federal government coffers.
There's a perfectly healthy gentleman zipping around central Manteca in a powered wheelchair who doesn't need it.
St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Anthony of Padua Church is expecting to distribute Thanksgiving food baskets to needy families on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
Dave Wellenbrock wasn't representing the American Civil Liberties Union when he spoke at the meeting of the Manteca TEA Party Patriots Thursday night.
The couch is much too small for Cathy, Don and Ashton Lee to sit on at once, but they gladly squeeze into its purple arms, cradling their youngest son.