Site work started this week for the new McDonald's at the corner of Yosemite and Commerce avenues just down the street from the current location.
So how has the City of Manteca responded to the California drought emergency and Gov. Brown's plea for all Californians to reduce water consumption by 20 percent?
It was hard to tell which pitch was more impressive – the one he delivered with his hand or the microphone.
Well that didn't take long.
Staying in the 300 block of East Yosemite Avenue ….
The popular Wednesday night bike ride out of Georges Bikes in Ripon returns this Wednesday. The ride will start at 6 p.m. and cover a 20-plus-mile loop. No word yet on the official start for the Tuesday and Thursday evening rides.
History and health collide this month at the Manteca Museum.
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.
Two houses that have been boarded up across East Yosemite Avenue from the International of Pancakes will used in the coming week by the Manteca Fire Department for training purposes.
Manteca Unified Trustee Sam Fant did not stick the school district with $4,000 in unpaid bills for using school facilities for community endeavors.
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.