Today would be a great day to play hooky and head up to Yosemite National Park.
The Manteca City Council on Tuesday thanked Ruthanne Bassett for her 15 years of service before retiring as a librarian assistant at the Manteca Branch Library.
It was a day of little acts of kindness.
Within the hour of seeing the two dogs saved, Manteca Police officer Steve Harris was protecting New Haven School first graders from noon hour traffic on Austin Road by using his black and white patrol car as a road guard while the kids walked to a nearby fire station down Austin Road.
San Jose resident Virginia Valdez lost her appetite for a banana split while in Manteca.
Residents in the 1300 block of Pajaro Street, just south of Northgate Drive, on Monday called Manteca Police about suspected burglars across the street from their residences. They reported seeing one man walk up to the front door and knock to apparently see if anyone was home while the other quickly went around to the rear of the home, they said.
The big muddy is back.
Speaking of sand and dirt, both are now permanent features on the sidewalk on the south side of Yosemite Avenue under the Highway 99 bridge.
Someone apparently has been watching too many Dukes of Hazards reruns.
Bill Ludwig doesn't like the idea that a median placed in a new location on Woodward Avenue west of Airport Way has cost him part of his fence.
Cars failing to stay on the street while traveling through Manteca is also a concern of Gary and Vickie Martin.
Who said read men don't wear pink?
The widening of Louise Avenue east of Cottage Avenue is well underway. Forms were put in place Tuesday on the north side of the street for curb and gutters.
Corrections to Tuesday's Around Town column in the Manteca Bulletin didn't make it on the final page sent to the pressroom creating a fairly embarrassing situation.
Stanley and Tracy Vander Veen are seeking county planning permission to open a crane rental facility on the east side of Comconex Road some 500 feet north of East Highway 120 just outside the city limits.
Get ready for another new food option in Manteca - Dunkin' Donuts.
Got something you want to say to your congressman?
Peggy Miller is retiring from the City of Manteca after 26 years and seven months on the job.
Flying to Phoenix?
Meanwhile 20 miles away at the Modesto City-County Airport Modesto boosters are working to land a major airline connecting non-stop service between Modesto and Los Angeles.
Are the times changing in San Joaquin County when it comes to the ease of obtaining a concealed weapons permit?
IHOP's National Pancake Day fundraiser is today from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. IHOP restaurants nationwide will offer guests a free short stack of buttermilk pancakes and ask that guests to consider leaving a little something behind for UC Davis Children's Hospital.
Google may soon become a high profile entity in Stockton, at least for a short period of time.
There are two restaurant chains whetting their appetite, so to speak, when it comes to Manteca.
Modesto's newest millionaire intends to keep shopping at the Dollar Store.
The 2014 King of Wake tour also known as the Nautique Wake Games presented by Rockstar is returning to Mossdale Lake in Lathrop on June 27-28.
New digs are in the works for the Manteca Veterinary Hospital currently located at 911 Moffat Blvd.
Football is definitely history at the University of the Pacific.
The order had been made. The bill paid. And the lights are still out.
It's pretty disgusting most days when players arrive to practice at the refurnished Lincoln Park baseball field.