The Canterbury Way garage "fire sale" for the burned out Rodriguez family drew a surprising number of people who donated their goods and cash bringing a total of $1,268.50 to help with the family's $270,000 fire loss.
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.
An $8 million medical office complex is being proposed where the last remaining traces of Spreckels Sugar stand in the form of the plant's ...
When Mike Kelly gathered the non-profits and volunteer groups who wanted to make a dent in assisting the homeless in Manteca, the idea was all ...
Two people who wore the red and white colors as Ripon High Indians returned to their ala mater proudly wearing blue.
Is it time to "un-ring" the bell when it comes to Raymus Expressway?
Certain downtown establishments could soon enhance their dining experience.
Had Manteca followed its own general plan adopted in 2003, all of the homes built south of the 120 Bypass straddling Airport Way would have ...
Richard Coehlo, 40, of Manteca was arrested at about 8 p.m. Tuesday and charged with battery on a police officer in the 300 block ...
Tammy's Baby Shoppe has served hundreds of Manteca area moms for decades from its opening in 1983 to a projected closing date of April ...
A cornerstone of City Manager Elena Reyes' first - and only - significant initiative has been quietly dropped.
The good news is that the Lathrop dog park is getting a new turf surface after extensive use wore out the existing grass.
The Ripon Unified School District has a goal of ensuring that all students are college and career ready.
One Lathrop couple, Frank and Ailleen Pasillas, were among some 40 Red Cross volunteers updating their emergency response skills and knowledge in last weekend's ...
Four suspects have been arrested by Manteca Police officers for their alleged involvement in the Valentine's Day attempted murder of a couple at Southside ...
Manteca will be closing in on - if not exceeding - 120,000 residents when the year 2040 rolls around.
A commercial project planned along River Road in the northeast area of Ripon took a step forward last Tuesday.