Ed Powers was 24 years old when he arrived in Manteca with a dream.
Editor's note: This is the second in an occasional series on Manteca traffic.
Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on the Manteca Redevelopment Agency.
The Ripon City Council is expected to appoint Kevin Hawes and Brinton McCusker to the Planning Commission at tonight's session.
For the second straight year, Keystone club members were able to make a generous donation to the Manteca Animal Shelter.
The ugliest stretch of sound walls through Manteca - the patchwork series of six-foot walls along the west side of Highway 99 between Lathrop Road and Yosemite Avenue - are being replaced.
Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon should find out this spring if PG&E or the South San Joaquin Irrigation District will be their retail electrical provider in 2012.
Scott "Q" Marcus made a life-changing decision on his 39th birthday in 1993.
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.
Villa Ticino West - a 760-home neighborhood approved in 2004 - is gearing up to move forward.
Some people look at a library and just see books.
Six people received major injuries in two collisions at the Airport Way and Lathrop Road intersection within 14 hours of each - one around 9 p.m. Sunday night and the other before 11 a.m. Monday.
Altamont Corridor Express (ACE) train and rail service is launching a new text-messaging program for riders looking to receive real-time responses specific to their travel.
Manteca's public safety personnel are teaming up in a bid to keep things as safe and sane as possible in the week leading up to the Fourth of July.
When Chuck and Terri Palmer first set out to send a batch of packages to their son-in-law who had been deployed to Iraq so that his guys could have a slice of home, they had no idea how big that single gesture would become.
Now that the school year has ended and the freedom of summer vacation has begun, Scott and Tracey Sylvester have one agenda for their six kids.
Eight farmers in the South San Joaquin Irrigation District have already run out of water with almost four months left in the growing season.
Enforce the rules.
The body of a 35-year-old Manteca man who had reportedly committed suicide was discovered in the south side of the Walmart parking lot near the Highway 120 Bypass shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday by a passerby, according to Manteca Police Sgt. Rob Armosino.
Five people are seeking appointment Tuesday to the Area 6 vacancy on the Manteca Unified School District board.
Forward thinking - and retaining city ownership of utilities - has given Manteca some of the lowest municipal utility rates in the region.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District is one of five irrigation districts along with San Francisco that have filed a lawsuit challenging the state's authority to curtail their century-old water rights.
Virginia Pina's dream came true with the grand opening of her new business - ReDesigns By V – in downtown Manteca.
A REACH Helicopter flight crew has been credited with saving the life of a roadway accident victim as they flew him to a Sacramento trauma center from a Highway 99 pileup last week.