On the surface, it was all about a regular small-town drive-thru dinner fund-raiser
Some residents complain about the taste of their tap water.
RIPON - Citizens protesting a proposed single family residential water metered rate were short in their opposition by some 1,700 votes – only 587 residents sent letters to the city objecting to the change related only to those customers that already have meters installed.
High-tech is converting the 26th annual Manteca/Lathrop Boys & Girls Club Telethon into a more personal experience for people who bid and pledge each year.
LATHROP – The Lathrop Morning Rotary will be hosting its first community Thanksgiving dinner on Thursday, Nov. 25, at the Senior Center.
The Manteca Interact Club is planning its Safe Halloween.
The walling of Manteca neighborhoods - softened with landscaping - won't continue unchecked as Manteca develops south of the Highway 120 Bypass.
RIPON - A Modesto attorney and developer of eight two bedroom housing units being built across Jack Tone Road from an established Ripon subdivision of 106 homes emphatically told City Council members Tuesday night they had no control over his development.
Manteca's two Rotary clubs are gearing up for this Sunday's World Polio Day Walk-A-Thon.
Frank Rodrigues works loading freight trucks.
Bill Haley can thank his road bike for keeping him fit.
The long overstaying summer of 2010 that continued to bake the valley with sizzling near triple-digit temperatures weeks after the official start of autumn on Sept. 23 is finally just a memory.
One way pensions of retired police, firefighters and other government workers through California will be covered in part is by a new Manteca business park proposed by CenterPoint Properties.
Manteca is on-target to match 2008 for existing home sales.
Manteca Police school resource officers assigned to Sierra, East Union, Manteca, and Calla high school campuses will soon be equipped with preliminary alcohol screening devices.
The mother-of-all Manteca McMansions - the massive 30,000-square-foot home built by a grape broker - may soon be a step closer to being part of the city.
A former principal at St. Anthony of Padua School in Manteca has come out of retirement to reprise his old administrative role at St. George's School in Stockton.
Manteca Police Chief Nick Obligacion doesn't just talk the talk when it comes to pedestrian safety. He walks the walk.
Work. Sweat. Screams.
The San Francisco Opera Guild is coming to George McParland Annex School.
They've been matched in competition and their columns appear in print together every Tuesday morning.
Recycling what we send down the drain could go a long way to making Manteca and surrounding farmland drought-proof.
Last year 130 people were arrested for driving under the influence in Lathrop.
Ulta Beauty is coming to Manteca.
There was something magical about the spring luncheon hosted by Sister Ann Venita Britto and her Ministry of Caring.
Several customers of the San Joaquin Irrigation District in southwest Manteca did not receive their water allocations on the first day water was to be delivered for the 2015 season. And it wasn't because of the drought.
For Ramon Rivera, hard work plus a strong work ethic generously sprinkled with white-knuckle determination equals success.
100 years ago
Broken sewer lines. Leaking gas meters. Wall gas heaters ripped from walls. Rooms with no heat. Exposed wiring.
Manteca jeweler Patty Reece and a number of her orchids are part of the Orchid Fest 2015 Orchid Show and Sale this weekend at the Sherwood Mall in Stockton that's being hosted by the San Joaquin Orchid Society.