When Sister Ann Venita Britto started her Ministry of Caring eight years ago at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, one of the first things she wanted to do was to hold sit-down luncheons for area seniors, whether they were parishioners or not, mobile or in wheelchairs.
Seventy-two Manteca employers have created 796 jobs since 2008 by securing roughly $29.7 million in state tax credits for hiring from specific groups of jobless individuals as part of San Joaquin County's Enterprise Zone.
Harry Mok wants to alert kids to how much of an impact recycling can actually make.
Close to 220 Manteca residents lost their jobs in November to push the city's unemployment rate to its highest level since the start of World War II.
When the three kings of the East heard about the birth of Jesus, they traveled far to bring him gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
Last year, New Hope Church and Family Harvest International Church decided to get together with Glory Church of Tracy at Manteca's Southside Park.
Call 9-1-1 for help and a very low tech issue could hamper emergency response - your address.
Manteca street crews were scrambling Thursday to clear as many storm drains as possible of leaves in preparation for five days of rain that could drop between two to three inches on the city.
The Division of Ratepayer Advocates –an independent consumer advocacy division of the California Public Utilities Commission – decried a decision Thursday by the CPUC to award PG&E $29.1 million in shareholder bonuses even though they failed to meet CPUC-mandated energy efficiency standards.
Hoping to catch the true embodiment of the holiday spirit in person?
LATHROP – Not every child filling out a Christmas list this year is asking for the latest electronics and the most popular toys.
For more than a decade he has kept his trademark beard nice and tidy and kept the belly laughs coming for all the good girls and boys in Manteca.
Sonia Munoz was driving home from work the other day when she took notice of the Christmas tree lot at Main and Alameda streets in Manteca.
There are two days left to take part in a drawing for a one-of-a-kind handmade quilt with all proceeds going to the Second Harvest Food Bank's food drive this Christmas.
Christmas is going to come early for one Manteca woman lucky enough to land on one of the most popular game shows of all time.
Sixteen shots fired into a business in the 100 block of Lancaster Avenue in North Manteca Friday night has made nearby residents fearful.
If you view diamonds, gold, and other precious metals and stones as just financial investments then Patty Reece is not the person to see.
Ripon Lions Club members welcomed 30 new educators to the community schools including Ripon Unified, Ripon Christian Schools and the online Connections Academy.
Tesla Motors continues to convert an abandoned Mopar warehouse into a state-of-the-art manufacturing facility.
San Joaquin Superior Court Judge Franklin Stephenson of Ripon was killed Tuesday afternoon in a three-car crash on southbound Highway 99 between Austin and Jack ...
High school librarians in the coming years aren't going to be "ssshhh-ing" students.
As often as twice a month someone in Manteca takes out a fire hydrant with their vehicle.
Editor's note: #PROUDTOBEMUSD is an effort by the Manteca Unified School District to communicate with the school community sand the general community. Segments will ...
The Weston Elementary School remodeling is officially completed.
Four people died after a drunken motorist fleeing Lathrop deputies rolled the Chevrolet Blazer he was driving during an ensuing high speed pursuit.
If you're planning on having a heart attack in Lathrop in the coming months, there might be a few places you don't want ...
The Rough Fire burning in Fresno and Tulare Counties and other surrounding wildfires have caused early morning smoke impacts and elevated fine-particulate matter (PM2.5 ...
On Sunday, Sept. 20, at around 11:30 p.m. San Joaquin County Sheriff's Lathrop Police Services deputies initiated a vehicle pursuit after attempting ...
Manteca Police - like a growing number of California municipal law enforcement agencies- do not respond to simple fender benders.
Editor's note: Manteca Unified is marking its 50th year of unification. This is an occasional series on schools that are tied into the district ...