It pays to be "homeless" in Manteca – because Mantecans have heart. One young couple is proving that notion as shoppers are repeatedly touched with their imagined plight.
At first glance the DREAM Act stalled on Capitol Hill looks like a nightmare for those who believe America is being turned over to illegal immigrants.
The Manteca City Council on Aug. 3 will have the second reading of an ordinance for the municipal license fees for unfixed dogs that will reduce them from $100 to $50 a year.
There is a trash enclosure behind the Manteca Bulletin with so-called privacy slats.
public servant • n. 1. a person who works for the state or local government. 2. Ripon Police Chief Richard Bull.
One of the political givens is that downtown is dying and that it is on the verge of turning into blight hell and will strip Manteca of its cultural and moral soul so therefore the city needs to pump in truckloads of money to save it from becoming Fort Apache as in the South Bronx.
One of the biggest concerns of our citizens is crime in their community. We read the newspaper stories about gang activity and then see an article that says crime is down. It makes you wonder how both can be true. I thought it might help to know how and why the Police Department tracks crime in Manteca.
I grew up during a time when coaches believed that taking a salt tablet was effective in dealing with dehydration.
There is a 900-pound-gorilla in the governor's race for California, but contrary to assertions by the Manteca Bulletin, it is hardly unions representing California workers.
Is anybody worth $6.41 a minute?
Getting Californians back to work won't happen in significant numbers until Sacramento finally comes to grips with the basic lesson of the Great Recession: Economic health can't be sustained from spending beyond your means.
Meg Whitman is definitely getting the best produced political hit commercials money can buy.
"Why did they try to keep it a secret for so long, and now release the figure out of nowhere? Our schools are hurting, students are hurting, and to charge that kind of money for a speech I still feel is a bit absurd." - Ashli Briggs, a 23-year-old California State University at Stanislaus political science major as quoted by the Associated Press concerning the release of how much Sarah Palin was paid to speak in Turlock.
The house of my youth is currently on the market.
Richard Behling believes government has no business being in landscape maintenance.
Since when did football fields become more important than functional and safe classrooms?
A whack with a wooden baseball bat twice to the head of a 52-year-old woman then slamming her face three times into the hood of ...
If you discovered someone in your neighborhood was handing out condoms to 13 year-olds, what would you do?
The water wars in California are getting uglier.
Atherton Drive will soon extend south of Woodward Avenue.
The days of cracked pavement and potholes on segments of two of Manteca's most traveled streets are numbered.
Ripon High is requesting a change in graduation requirements.
Now that the Manteca Unified board has given its blessing to artificial turf and an all-weather track at Weston Ranch High, they will seek input ...
Francisco Lopez Jr. arrived to Thursday's annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Manteca / Lathrop Youth of the Year awards ceremony in time to accept his ...
Traveling between Manteca and Lathrop will be a little bit difficult over the course of the next month.
Would you feel comfortable if there was a business next door that kept large sums of cash on hand - often into the tens of thousands ...
A career day at an elementary school can be fulfilling when you get responses from the students on your presentations.
It's been 25 years since I came home to a place I'd never been before.
You've got to love Left Wing - and Right Wing - hypocrites.
Richmond is a hotbed of "progressive" ideas lately.