General Motors is shedding workers. California is forcing state employees to take unpaid furloughs for the equivalent of 15 percent pay cuts. Small employers on Main Street are closing. Teachers are losing their jobs. Everywhere you look in the private and public sectors the pain is being spread with one high-profile exception – the federal government.
LATHROP - The reaction from Interim Fire Chief Fred Manding of the Lathrop-Manteca Fire Protection District was swift.
There are city owned "trees" along the Moffat Boulevard leg of the Tidewater Bikeway.
Manteca Unified School District's classified employees are one savvy group.
The summer of my seventh year is the year I got to know my father and the year I lost him.
I tried to remember my last visit to Great America.
To the extent practicable and within economic resources, the City shall endeavor to attain and maintain a minimum Engine and Ladder Company complement of three full-time employees. The Fire Department shall make every reasonable effort to ensure that other duties assigned to unit members, including but not limited to Fire Department sponsored training, special projects, or incidental duties shall be scheduled so as not to conflict with the intent of this section.
Evelyn Seay was a saint.
The date: January 30, 1942 during World War 2, nearly two months after the bombing of Pearl Harbor by the Japanese.
Roy Rogers was the good guy who wore the white hat.
About a month ago, I had the pleasure of serving as one of the Career Day guest speakers at French Camp School.
I'm supposed to be angry as I go to the polls today.
For several years, Jowell Griggs helped organize a local NCAA March Madness tournament pool among friends.
There is a solution to Manteca's Library needs and it might be staring city leaders in the face.
Some people abide by the 10-second rule. Personally, mine is more like 30 seconds.