LATHROP – It's official. The gym at Lathrop Community Center is now known as the Scott Brooks Gym in honor of the former pro basketball player and now head coach for the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder.
It can cost $12,995 to obtain a cosmetology degree.
You might know where Woodward Park, Big League Dreams, the golf course, Delicato Vineyards, the lifestyle outlets, the BMX track or even downtown is located but often times tourists and travelers don't.
Note to the The Herd of Manteca High and the Wolfpack of Sierra High: Beware of East Union High's Red Sea.
Manteca enjoyed the biggest drop in its unemployment rate in nearly two years in August as 200 people found jobs.
RIPON - Ripon schools got a big "A" in the California State Standardized Testing (CST) results released this week.
It will be a whole new ball game this spring when the Manteca Little League, Babe Ruth, and other teams take to the Lincoln Park baseball field.
A cooperative "money swap" between Manteca, Tracy, and Stockton is now saving Manteca upwards of $1,550,000 toward the construction cost of the Atherton Drive gap closure project.
More than $500,000 has been pumped into community non-profits thanks to the Sunrise Kiwanis Manteca Pumpkin Fair that returns the weekend of Oct. 2-3 to downtown Manteca.
The Manteca Historical Society's 18th Annual Barbecue Social is Sunday, Sept. 26, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the country setting of Mick and Kristen Founts on North Union Road.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District contends it can still deliver retail power for 15 percent less than PG&E even with a much higher price to acquire the San Francisco-based firm's distribution system in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
Jewell Mullings and Louie Wyrsch are planning their wedding next month on the weekend of Oct. 10 at the River Mill in French Camp.
SACRAMEMNTO (AP) - Seven of 10 Central Valley levee systems inspected by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers – including the levee protecting Lathrop and southwest Manteca - do not meet the agency's safety criteria and could be threatened in a flood or storm, officials said Wednesday.
LATHROP – Attention, would-be Iron Chefs. It's time to get the cayenne out of the bag and see if your edible concoction can stand the heat in the race for the best chili in the 2010 chili cook-off.
A motorist stopping for a 10-year-old boy in a school crosswalk triggered a 3-car, rear end chain reaction Tuesday morning sending four people to area hospitals.
Manteca is trying to parlay a $28 per night surcharge on a $200 a night room into a $200 million plus private sector investment that has the potential of generating 560 new jobs, an annual payroll of $9.4 million, and provide at least $600,000 yearly to underwrite city services.
Doctors Hospital CEO Nico Tejeda is being reassigned by the parent Tenet Health Care Corporation to East Side Hospital in El Paso, Texas in the Sierra Providence Health Network.
STOCKTON - Funeral services for former Sheriff Robert "Bob" Heidelbach will be held at Morris Chapel, University of the Pacific, in Stockton this Friday.
Doctors Hospital of Manteca has added a "Serenity Garden" inside their facility to provide patients and families a place for quiet reflection.
Manteca Mayor Steve DeBrum is a happy camper these days.
Cassady Hill and Kayla Keating arrived bright and early to the San Joaquin AgFest on Tuesday.
Sequoia School is getting a new address.
A 20-year-old man was fatally stabbed Monday shortly after 10 p.m. in the 1100 block of Mt. Dew Avenue, dying an hour later at an area hospital.
Ripon High has used a policy for the past two years that complies with the California Interscholastic Federation bylaws to determine the eligibility of student athletes.
Weston Ranch residents will now have some relief when the grueling Central Valley pounds the area this summer by allowing a Stockton non-profit to operate swimming programs at Weston Ranch High School.
The world's oldest profession is flourishing in Manteca.
Bad debt write-offs for non-payment of municipal utilities are down almost 46 percent from the peak of $261,954 in 2010 at the mid-point of the foreclosure crisis.
A robbery is in progress. Someone is being physically attacked. An accident with injuries has just occurred.
What others see as junk, Dana and Robert Mankin see beautiful furniture.
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