With more than three decades of fire experience under his belt, Bob Scharmann knows a thing or two about what it means to be a firefighter.
An aquatic center – complete with Olympic-sized swimming pool for competition coupled with a water park – is considered by a consultant as the best way for Manteca to develop a part of the 111 acres the city owns that fronts the Highway 120 Bypass immediately west of Big League Dreams and Costco.
LATHROP – The Lathrop-Manteca Fire District may close one or two of its remaining three fire stations that are still open, lay off 10 firefighters, and demote some of its personnel as it struggles to grapple with a budget deficit of $336,244.78 right at the start of the 2010-11 fiscal year on Sept. 1.
RIPON - Ripon's retiring police chief Richard Bull is being contracted by the City Council to serve as a consultant to the interim chief of police for the next six months.
Sigrid Laird has been a household name for over 40 years, having taught some 5,000 children how to swim, ranging in age from toddlers to high school seniors.
New home construction valued at $110 million in 2009 is effectively cushioning the City of Manteca from suffering substantial property tax revenue drops for the fiscal year that started July 1.
The final obstacle that was holding up the Library Park expansion - getting agreement between Verizon, Comcast, and PG&E for the location of various utility lines - has been resolved.
The Manteca Police Canine Unit is in need of funding – a scheduled golf tournament on August 14 is hoped to make a difference.
An on-line and in-store consignment seller has taken over the old Mars Department Store in downtown Manteca after being shuttered for a number of years.
You could go three months out of the year without paying PG&E a cent for electricity.
Keeping teens busy is the key to preventing them from getting into trouble or setting out on the wrong path.
Solid waste route drivers would become the first line of defense against blight if Manteca City Council hopeful Richard Behling has his way.
Free vials of "LIFE" will be distributed Tuesday during the downtown Manteca Farmers Market from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Library Park.
About three years ago, Jerry Schossow made the mistake of volunteering his service to learn the production side of the Great Valley Writing Project.
Manteca Idol's first winner dropped by the Boys and Girls Club Saturday to take a quick stroll down memory lane and chat with some of the organizers during the second of three auditions on Saturdays that are being held prior to the start of the annual competition at the end of summer.
Jagveer Singh didn't ask for his fellow East Union graduates to go out and change the world.
Kaitlynn Gov experienced an awkward moment at Thursday's commencement exercises at Weston Ranch High.
It's not exactly out of the "Minority Report" but the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department is adopting an analysis program enabling deputies to ...
Seventeen seniors graduated Wednesday at noon from Ripon's Harvest High continuation school located on the edge of the Ripon Unified campus on West Main ...
Sammy Davis - a man whose bravery beyond the call of duty in the Vietnam War made him a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient - is speaking ...
Undercover police officers and detectives were offered more than what was on the menu Tuesday at a pair of Ripon massage parlors that were busted ...
As the staff in charge of development and scholarships at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School in Manteca, Debbie Kapina through the years has helped ...
Major Bradley Henderson, United States Air Force, returned home from a 6-month deployment to Kabul, Afghanistan, on April 29.
Shasta Elementary School students got their first taste of what high school will be like on Tuesday night when they crowded into Manteca High School ...
Some 65 students at Golden West Elementary School took their first step towards high school.
A fire destroyed a 200-yard long Union Pacific Railroad trestle sending black smoke billowing into the sky Tuesday morning north of River Islands at Lathrop.
Not too many people gave Marissa Lafayette much of a chance a few years ago.
Ripon High's Daniel Van Lewen and Hailey Johnson shared plenty of the same memories of the past four years.
Is a sitting Manteca Unified School District trustee suing a constituent for claiming he said something he says he didn't?
City Manager Karen McLaughlin is not wild about the idea of posting signs at freeway off-ramps referencing Manteca's anti-panhandling ordinance.