The Manteca Planning Commission could also be called the Melting Pot Commission.
Copper wire thieves struck Lincoln Park and its baseball field again.
Some 2,500 people have already signed up for the next mud run at Dell'Osso Farms on Saturday, May 31, at the Lathrop site on Manthey Road next to the San Joaquin River just off Interstate 5.
Cliff Chamberlain - a 1997 Manteca High graduate who has been enjoying success as an actor in live theater in Chicago - is heading to network TV.
When it comes to generosity, the gold standard is set by Manteca businessmen like Dennis Williams who oversees Ernie's Food and Spirits and Casino Real as well as Phil Waterford who owns Manteca Ford and Exotic High Car Line.
One man's grass is another man's weed.
While we're on the subject of Manteca stepping up to be more environmental friendly, it's been seven years since the first "rubber" streets were put in place in Manteca and they are still doing fine. A rubberized cape seal was put on sections of Cottage Avenue and Center Street while a rubberized overlay was used on segments of Alameda Street and Union Road.
William Kent Krueger has scored again.
Marion Elliott, Dino Curial and Jack Snyder - three men who have served on the Manteca Hall of Fame committee since its inception 22 years ago - accepted recognition from the Manteca City Council Tuesday for their organization's efforts.
Carlon Perry and a fellow Veterans of Foreign Wars Jimmie Connors Post member were spotted putting up a sign Saturday morning at the corner of Moffat Boulevard and Industrial Park Drive proclaiming it as the future home for the post.
San Joaquin County Superior Court Judge Tony Agbayani told those attending Manteca Rotary's Law Day luncheon on Tuesday at Isadore's Restaurant of an encounter he had recently while walking late at night in Stockton
Didn't get your weeds that are 6 inches or higher cut down before the Manteca Fire Department started its weed inspections on May 1?
Manteca is getting another fast food restaurant in the form of the city's third Taco Bell.
The Fiore family that owns Center Appliance is betting that good things will start happening at the northern end of the Main Street corridor once the new Lathrop Road and Highway 99 interchange opens next year.
The seventh annual Manteca Firefighters Softball Tournament conducted April 22 at Big League Dreams raised more than $5,000 that the Manteca Firefighters Association plans to distribute to local charities. The tournament included 17 teams from fire departments throughout Northern California.
Manteca Councilman Mike Morowit has a reputation of being able to hold up his end of a conversation and then some.
The final tally from the homeless count conducted in Manteca in January puts the unsheltered homeless count at 88 with 57 of those being male and 32 females. Of those, two were children. The count included six veterans.
Community service clubs are being recognized during the Saturday Senior Breakfast taking place this Saturday, March 21, at 9 a.m. at the Manteca Senior Center, 295 Cherry Lane.
Last summer using Library Park was anything but a family outing.
The contracting company that filled up a water truck Thursday from a Manteca fire hydrant without permission has told Public Works staff they were sorry and they will pay for the water.
Former Mayor Willie Weatherford knows the story of Fred "Mike" Morenzone well.
Manteca Councilman Richard Silverman passed on some good news for veterans.
The folks at the American Public Transportation Association are impressed with San Joaquin County residents.
Congressmen Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, and Tom McClintock, R-Roseville, are talking the Bureau of Reclamation's Mid-Pacific Region and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to task for what they are calling a "gross mismanagement" of the Stanislaus River.
Here's the Manteca history question of the day: Why did the city years ago honor Fred Morenzone by naming the adult softball field on Center Street west of Union Road after him?
By the time you read this, the train probably has already pulled out of the station.
Tuesday's Around Town had the wrong non-emergency number to call Manteca Police dispatch when you come across a homeless gentleman who often poses a safety hazard at the entrance to McDonald's on East Yosemite Avenue across from the center anchored by Grocery Outlet.
Shilo Harris - an Army staff sergeant that survived an IED explosion while on patrol in Iraq during the Global War on Terror - is the guest speaker for this Friday's sold-out third annual "Evening of Honor" at the Place of Refuge church.
Robert Davis, co-owner of Elite Arms Gun Shop, will discuss the latest court cases and legislation involving the Second Amendment rights when the Manteca Patriots meet on Thursday, March 12, at 7:30 p.m. with featured speaker.
Little League is still the big spring thing in Manteca.