Sometime in the next decade the City of Manteca will likely stop weekly "garbage" collection.
"Though the great salmon runs were only in Northern California rivers, steelhead trout were trapped, speared or hooked as they returned to from the sea to spawn . . ." - A passage From David Carle's book, "Water and the California Dream".
Raising funds for officers killed in the line of duty across the country is the goal of two Los Angeles Police officers who are running in full street gear from L.A. to Sacramento.
The passage of a resolution by a government entity, be it a city, state or national level, is usually a cause for jubilation by all concerned.
Newcomer Gary Singh and incumbent Debby Moorhead will take the oath of office during a special Manteca City Council meeting set for 4 o'clock today at the Civic Center.
George and Violet Perry's smiles are brighter than usual these days. And there's a very good reason for it. They have just arrived at life's pinnacle that only a few are blessed to reach. That's their diamond anniversary - 75 years of marital togetherness.
Manteca is moving to level the playing field when it comes to fees charged - or not charged - to collect garbage.
I was near the top of Thimble Peak some 6,381 feet above the floor of Death Valley. What I saw before me was a bit unnerving. There was a section of Class 3 scrambling before I could reach the summit. I studied the ascent, the rock formations, and compared it to other challenging spots I've been in during the past several years on peak hikes much higher in the Sierra.
When I was younger I used to ask my father what it is he wanted for Christmas, and his answer was always simple:
Marty's Christmas Trees is back.
LATHROP - Big changes are on the horizon for the City of Lathrop.
Manteca's traditional lighting of the city Christmas tree on Thursday kicks off an evening of holiday fun at the Civic Center.
Manteca's Post Office on Maple Avenue was built 77 years ago.
According to the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters, Daniel de Graaf, Leo Zuber and Jake Parks continue as the leaders for three seats on the Ripon City Council.
A three-mile-long police pursuit was called off about 10:30 Monday morning as it was going over the Highway 120 Bypass when the red Dodge pickup truck with gray or black stripes had reached a speed of more than 100 miles an hour, according to police.
Midway between Independence and Lone Pine along Highway 395 in the eastern Sierra is Manzanar.
Ninety teen models will take part in the eighth annual premiere runway Fashion Show at Manteca High on Saturday, March 4.
The cost of making emergency repairs to a failing sewer trunk line under Union Road could easily exceed $90,000.
Manteca's elected leaders in the past 10 years blessed two sales tax sharing deals to secure major retailers.
Good fences make good neighbors, so the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Robert Frost wrote in one of his verses.
The days of the stench from sugar pulp recycled through cattle in the Moffat Feed Lot are gone.
Golf has changed a lot in the past 20 years.
No sooner had Coyote Creek overflowed in San Jose on Monday forcing 225 residents to flee knee deep water that the buzz started about how ...
Smartphones are getting less and less expensive.
How high's the water, mama?
If you have a home security system you are likely spending $360 a year or so to guard against financial loss.
The 55th annual Ripon Grange Almond Blossom Pancake Breakfast is Saturday, Feb. 25, from 6 to 10 a.m., at the Grange Hall, 827 Ripona ...
More rain may be in the forecast but water conservation efforts are still in effect.
What are friends for? They can ease a heavy burden that crushed and crumpled to the ground destroying valuable properties.
Richard Phillips has lost nearly a hundred blooming almond trees just in the last three days. He is hoping that today and the rest of ...