Nearly a decade ago Stockton-San Joaquin Library System leaders made it clear that a branch serving the community the size of Manteca should have $122,000 a year to update its book collection and other material that is accessed by the public.
When it comes to protecting their biggest resource the South San Joaquin Irrigation District is putting their money where their mouth is.
Manteca Police canine "Kato" joined a stream of customers Tuesday entering the Elite Arms gun shop on South Main Street – to receive a gifted ballistic vest for his protection.
STOCKTON - Stockton Civic Theatre's accomplished actor and director Richard Garvin has cast the popular production of "On Golden Pond," scheduled to open at SCT on May 7. The play was written by Ernest Thompson in 1979, who later adapted it for the screen in 1981.
STOCKTON - The United States Air Force Concert Band of the Golden West will touchdown in Stockton, Monday, April 16, 7 p.m., for an inspirational free concert at Delta College's Atherton Auditorium.
LATHROP - The City of Lathrop Parks & Recreation Department and Mayor's Art Show Committee is preparing for the 19th Annual Mayor's Art Show & Sale.
Councilman Steve DeBrum wants to eliminate a budget handicap - the status of a $1.4 million "loan" to the Manteca Golf Course fund.
The section of Woodward Avenue between Airport Way and Union Road will be re-opened to thru traffic by this weekend.
Not even an early winter irrigation run in January was enough to stave off drought-like conditions for some area growers.
LATHROP - Lathrop generates its fair share of truck traffic with its close proximity to I-5 and Highway 99 and a bustling industrial sector that appreciates the location,
The Sierra High girls soccer team reached the final round of its own tournament - the Vern Gebhardt Cup - for a third straight season this past Saturday.
The 2011-2012 concert season marks the 25th year the Manteca Kindred Arts Association, Inc. has been bringing fine classical performers to local residents.
Manteca Kindred Arts is offering 12 exciting options from which to choose for its annual fund-raiser this Sunday.
STOCKTON - Always working to keep things fresh and offer something new, Stockton Asparagus Festival organizers have revamped the old Celebrity Kitchen presentation in the Civic Auditorium. It is now "Chef of the Fest."
MODESTO - Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus' Mamma Mia!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, will play at the Gallo Center for the Arts April 13-15.
Four Manteca youngsters are going to have a Christmas after all.
Six years ago this week Great Wolf Resorts entered Manteca's political vernacular along with the acronym "FEZ" - shorthand for family entertainment zone.
Manteca Unified has put the City of Manteca on notice: The school district opposes new housing development south of the 120 Bypass.
It was a red letter day Tuesday for Manteca Police detective Aaron Montoya with the arrest of a 25-year-old couple with more than 100 pounds ...
In its heyday Club Leon in the 200 block of West Yosemite Avenue brought a lot of people into downtown Manteca.
The Manteca City Finance Department staff stepped up to provide a family of six along with two senior citizens – a 98-year-old woman and a man ...
Manteca's oldest elementary school campus - Lincoln School - is safer, more secure, and remodeled to educate students of the 21st century.
Ruben Sandoval doesn't have much experience in politics or local government.
San Joaquin is the second fastest growing county in California.
The City of Ripon is looking to expand the ordinance on alcohol consumption in public places and special events, from indoors to outdoors.
A DUI checkpoint Friday night saw one motorist flee and head east from the 300 block of West Louise Avenue with two Manteca Police units ...
A 59-year-old Tracy woman was escorted out to her car Saturday morning during the Manteca Police Department's toy shopping spree at Wal-Mart for allegedly ...
Four students from the Manteca High Women's Studies class came up with the idea to help homeless women.
Lathrop Police Services deputies, Sheriff Steve Moore and other deputies assigned throughout the county met with third grade children and their parents Wednesday morning and ...
STOCKTON – When it came to the California Water Resources Control Board's draft of proposed changes that would impact flows into the San Joaquin River ...