Two Modesto men died from their injuries following a collision with a tow truck on Moffat Boulevard Saturday noon - the driver, 24, reportedly passed away at the scene and the 23-year-old passenger succumbed at an area hospital, according to fire and police authorities.
Editor's note: Denis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared on Feb. 20, 2011.
Betty Rhea Newman, 93, of Manteca was the one and only woman veteran from the U.S. Marine Corps from World War II who was able to attend last Thursday's Military Appreciation Day at Colony Oak School in Ripon.
LATHROP – Residents in Lathrop used almost 30 percent less water in October of this year than they did in the same year in 2013, continuing the trend of conservation in the wake of California's extensive drought.
It's the end of an era on the Manteca Unified School District Board of Education.
Wheat - and not almonds, pumpkins or even grapes - is what attracted farmers to the Manteca region in a bid to make a living after the Gold Rush.
Students from Ripon High are earning college units for taking an automotive class.
Enough is enough. I am sick and tired of lies and the liars who tell them.
Editor's note: Dennis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared on July 3, 2012
The Donner Party came to California 170 years ago.
Moffat Boulevard 20 years ago was what might politely be called a pigsty.
Politicians usually try to look like they're keeping their campaign promises, at least until they get sworn in. Only then do they start mumbling about changed circumstances and the difficulty of dealing with Congress (even if their party controls Congress, as Donald Trump's does).
If you go to certain select websites that hammer away incessantly over hot topic issues such as the homeless in order to draw clicks for page views so they can pocket money from advertisers, you will read how Manteca is one of the cruelest communities on the face of earth.
A Manteca woman in her mid-50s claimed she was sexually assaulted Friday evening at the Angels massage parlor in the 1100 block of East Yosemite Avenue by a male masseuse. The parlor is located in a strip of shops on the south side of Yosemite Avenue facing north.
The 375-year-old American tradition of sharing the bounty of the harvest is being kept alive in Manteca.
The big news in Manteca in 2016: Life goes on.
How $30 million in Measure G bond receipts is spent to modernize Manteca High has the potential to reverberate far beyond the 98-year-old campus.
Manteca Police described it as a violent event - not an accident - when a motorist ran down a pedestrian in the 400 block of Jessie Street ...
Think twice about ringing in 2017 with a bang.
An electronic message sign for eastbound 120 Bypass traffic approaching Airport Way is the latest effort by Caltrans in a bid to reduce carnage on ...
It's no secret that Lathrop has long been a choice for distribution centers thanks to its close proximity to two key California freeways and ...
Manteca in 2017 could see the return of Caterpillars with a vengeance.
The homeowner was miffed.
Does anyone really believe a teen or 20 something that smokes is going to kick the habit because of commercials blaring "the fact" non-smokers make ...
It's hard for me to come to grips with the fact that 2016 will be a year that everybody will look back on in ...
Google the words "pride, envy, gluttony, lust, anger, greed" and "sloth".
The biggest farce in Manteca?
Twenty miles from the heart of San Jose you will find two things that contrast sharply with its image as the Capitol of the Silicon ...
Manteca's most expensive apartment rental address - Paseo Villas where a three bedroom two bathroom unit rents for $1,960 a month - backs up to ...
Manteca may never have a "Ghost Ship" disaster - the warehouse in Oakland converted illegally into living quarters and an underground music party venue where 36 ...