It costs Lathrop-Manteca Fire District $169 per resident to provide basic fire services.
Mayor Willie Weatherford intends to step up and take another hit in his monthly compensation to match whatever employee groups end up taking in order to balance the municipal budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.
LATHROP - A 4-year-old boy and a 25-year-old adult are both believed to be drowning victims of the San Joaquin River Saturday afternoon at Dos Reis Park.
LATHROP – Lathrop Vice Mayor Christopher Mateo isn't thrilled with the concept of traffic flying down Lathrop Road at 50 miles per hour.
Union Pacific Chief Executive Officer Jim Young is riding the rails to town Wednesday to brief community leaders on the proposal to roughly quadruple the railroad's truck-to-train intermodal freight operation that hugs the city limit line of Lathrop and Manteca.
Just days before city management told 16 municipal workers – including six firefighters – that they would not have a job as of July 1 due to revenue shortfalls, a split Manteca City Council voted to spend $89,000 to renew a contract with a Washington, D.C., lobbying firm.
Two small power plants at Woodard Reservoir 15 miles northeast of Manteca may soon generate average of $247,000 more for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District General Manager Jeff Shields has been selected to serve on the state's foremost consumer advocacy board when it comes to protecting the interests of electrical and natural gas customers in California.
Terra Ranch – a southwest Manteca project featuring 212 single family homes and a 200-unit apartment complex – is before the Manteca Planning Commission Tuesday night.
JACKSON - Search crews have found the wreckage of a small plane flown by Manteca Waterslides founder Robert "Budge" Brown" that disappeared on a flight from Nevada to Tracy.
Some 300 Manteca residents found jobs in April triggering the biggest drop in the city's unemployment rate in over four years.
Sixteen Manteca municipal workers – including six firefighters – are losing their jobs July 1.
Robert "Budge" Brown - the farmer who started Manteca Waterslides in 1973 - is missing somewhere in the Sierra after his airplane apparently went down.
A fire sale – a garage sale from the heart – is in the planning for Saturday by neighbors of a Manteca family burned out of their home on Wednesday in the 700 block of Canterbury Way.
The loss of six firefighters means Manteca will mothball one engine company starting July 1.
It was dire times for the Lathrop Manteca Fire District when the county reassessed property values following the collapse of the housing market.
The conceptual design for the dog park expected to break ground this year is being discussed - and possibly adopted - Thursday by the Manteca Parks and ...
Martin Morris didn't think twice when he pulled out his wallet to gas up his Chevy Silverado.
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine Roman Catholic Church officials have reprimanded a priest for riding a hoverboard and singing a song during Christmas Eve Mass.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - For more than 100 years, the cloistered nuns known as the Pink Sisters have worked in shifts to ensure nonstop prayer in Philadelphia ...
TRACY - Venture Academy slowly pulled out to an 11-point halftime lead Wednesday but did not pull away any further in the second half in winning ...
Manteca's decision to allow the growing of marijuana for personal medicinal use has triggered a crime wave leading to home invasions, massive pot grows ...
The place we call home has its warts, its shortcomings, and its problems.
The third and final suspect in an Oct. 16 Manteca home invasion murder in the 200 block of Jessie Avenue was captured Wednesday by Alameda ...
A 66-year-old pedestrian died at a local hospital Sunday evening after being struck by a pickup truck driven by a 39-year-old motorist about 5:20 ...
A major fire at a home in the 1300 block of Brookdale Way Tuesday afternoon in east Manteca – caused by an unattended idling motorcycle in ...
Winter solitude awaits those venturing to one of the 209's best kept secrets - the Stanislaus River Parks.
When Riley Cardoza first stepped into Albertsons Stadium on the campus of Boise State University she was blown away the magnitude of it all.
Not everybody has a place to go when the temperatures dip below freezing.
If your Manteca garbage collection day is on Friday the city won't collect trash and green waste until Saturday.