Measure M – the half cent public safety sales tax passed by voters – is being mismanaged according to the president of the Manteca Firefighters Association.
With so many choices in front of her, Amber McKinney was almost overwhelmed when browsing the vendor booths in front of the AMC Showplace Cinemas Tuesday afternoon.
The distressed City of Manteca general fund will start scoring $271,000 a year beginning in 13 months.
Joseph "Pep" Valverde had three World War II mementoes that he treasured: an 8x10 black and white portrait of him as a young US Navy man, a log book yellowed with age that contained the hours he spent flying in the war airships or blimps, and a tear sheet from a newspaper with a black-and-white picture of an airship that crashed in a rugged terrain near the California coast.
LATHROP - The Lathrop City Council is about to get a refresher course in the rules and procedures that govern their positions.
The Manteca Unified Student Trust - a non-profit community group that supports school activities- is conducting a general meeting this Thursday.
Four Gen7 green modular classrooms-the Bay Area's first-arrived at Albany High School last week, offering a range of eco-friendly features, an inspiring learning environment and, even better, a budget-friendly price tag. Part of the new Albany High School Aquatic Center project, the Gen7s will give students an additional wing of high-performance learning space that cost less than a traditional building and can deliver as much as 60% in energy savings.
• ACE Great America trip this Saturday: Altamont Commuter Express is offering a ride and play package from Manteca to Santa Clara that includes lunch and admission to Great America amusement park on Saturday, June 11.
Richard Yoshikawa – professional photographer, past county supervisor – has died at the age of 91 in his native Stockton.
RIPON – The City of Ripon took the first step Tuesday towards joining forces with the Ripon Arts League.
RIPON - A dozen Ripon Rotary Club members took part in a computer website workshop last Wednesday in lieu of their regular meeting that showed Rotarians the value of Smart Phones in their research.
RIPON – For the better part of the past two months, the Ripon Police Department's Dispatch Center has been handling service calls for Escalon on a fulltime basis.
Manteca city employees consistently score in the 80 percent range when it comes to response time, effectiveness, and courtesy.
Battle of the Bulge veteran Bill Castillo of Manteca relived the history of World War II with 30 other members of the Armed Services and paid tribute to their comrades who had given their lives in the fighting.
LATHROP – The 24-Hour Relay for Life participants won't have to worry about vacating Lathrop's premier park after the official closure time arrives.
Some 107 years after South County residents embraced the then bold move to form the South San Joaquin Irrigation District, secure what are now senior ...
Bill Cabral - a man who parlayed a trust in people, an outgoing personality, and a work ethic second to none to found Cabral Motors in ...
Is it really in the public's best interest to have police dispatch calls unencrypted so anybody can hear them?
The Ripon Unified school board will meet Monday in part to pass the proposed budget for the 2016-17 school year.
A Night of Hope is coming to Manteca.
There was a time when a parent could take their child to the Library Park playground during the day and if he or she needed ...
Hope springs eternal.
Harshawn Singh and Nikolaus Heinen are thankful for the Science Technology Engineering Mathematic Summer Camp of the Manteca Unified School District.
It wasn't that anybody on the Manteca Unified Board of Education had anything against Roger Goatcher.
The news seemed good on the surface for Weston Ranch residents that are fed up with what they believe has been the turning of their ...
Jeff Zellner is living the American Dream.
Manteca's library has a whopping 91,000 books in circulation, but that's just the tip of the iceberg of what it provides.
There have been countless folks in Manteca who have touched my life and those of others in Manteca who are no longer with us.
Stockton businessman Tom Patti is now leading Stockton City Councilman Elbert Holman Jr. in a bid to secure the second spot in the Nov. 8 ...