The caller was to the point: "Manteca is such a wonderful town but could you tell me why the drivers seem to be so rude?"
I drank chocolate milk - gallons of it - when I was a kid. The same goes for my consumption of soda, sugar, potato chips and Twinkies.
You live in Manteca's city limits so why should you worry about the financial health of the Lathrop-Manteca Fire District?
So how can restoring the commercial Chinook salmon fishing threaten the future of South County almond farmers?
Manteca Unified Student Trust is a solid non-profit that's working for kids.
Touching a mom's heart on Mothers' Day with memories of her devotion to her children over the years is as easy using as pen and paper or a computer key board.
If deprivation was a successful weight loss strategy, obesity would be obliterated.
Remember the folks back in the early 1970s who said loosening school dress codes would destroy Western Civilization as we then knew it?
They won't be waiting for Superman Monday at the corner of Louise Avenue and Main Street.
The South County's next public school could open with space for 700 kindergarten through eighth grade students but without a single "local" student sitting in a desk.
Recent articles in the Modesto Bee concerning their municipal golf courses and their continued financial troubles are almost a mirror image of the City of Stockton and their municipal golf courses. They continue to require General Fund money to keep them operational. And we are not talking about a small sum. Modesto reports their golf courses will require some $400,000 to $500,000 of General Fund dollars to keep them open this next fiscal year. Now where Stockton is attempting to lease their golf courses to private management, Modesto is actually considering closing two of their courses. The simple ...
Wilson Park tucked behind the Post Office where Manteca and Sycamore avenues converge before meeting Center Street isn't the city's smallest park. That honor goes to appropriately named Mini Park that was created beneath a PG&E power tower on the southeast corner of Elm Avenue and North Street just three blocks away.
If there was something the schools could do to improve your child's safety and it wasn't being done, most parents would probably be hopping mad.
Modern or traditional is the question.
It appears that there may be people on Gov. Jerry Brown's staff who are keeping him from becoming aware of the consequences of pursuing the plan formerly endorsed by the Schwarzenegger administration.
Kathy Coleman, who is Ripon Unified's Director of Curriculum and Categorical Program, is scheduled to give an update on the English Language/Development programs ...
A special "Hit the Streets for Hunger Fun Run" is set for Saturday, May 1, at the River Island Technology Campus in Lathrop that will ...
Yes, the bell has to be un-rung to kill the Raymus Expressway.
I wanted to call Kirk Kjellberg an idiot.
I had dropped part of my granola bar the size of a dime on the ground.
Who runs the City of Manteca: High-paid consultants or elected council members?
Over the past three decades, judges and juries have filled America's prisons with non-violent offenders.
A little over a decade ago two gay Sierra High students were spied walking on campus holding hands.
The days of the controversial landscaping bulb-outs in the 100 block of North Main Street in downtown Manteca may be numbered.
The hottest place for commercial development this year for Manteca is the Airport Way corridor north of the 120 Bypass.
A cell phone sale went bad when shots were fired at the seller as he ran away from a handgun-toting buyer on a Manteca street ...
Nancy Teicheira didn't want to be accused of leaking information discussed in closed session.
Most youngsters today are all too familiar with video games.
It was the perfect 60th birthday gift.
The Angel of Luck was hovering over Manteca a few months back.