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EXPLODING BAGGIE

EXPLODING BAGGIE

Evangelina Marquez and Esmeralda Lopez had the winning ingredients at Friday’s STEM – or Science Technology Engineering Mathematics – Fair at the Boys & Girls Clubs of ...

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Home Depot plans major distribution center expansion

Home Depot is pursuing a major expansion of its Lathrop distribution center while developers are preparing to build 266 apartment units.

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Delicato plans two August wine events

Do you enjoy the grape?

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Manteca Police swear in 5 new offficers

Manteca Police swear in 5 new offficers

Manteca Police Chief Jodie Estarziau oversaw ceremonies Thursday as five new police officers were sworn in and badged along with four newly promoted sergeants, two ...

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Budget cuts needed to cover raises

The deal has been done with the Manteca Educators Association for a new contract.

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Saybrook gets OK for work tied to 6,800 more homes

After the massive housing tract proposed by Richland Planned Communities collapsed during the economic downturn, a handful of infrastructure projects needed to sustain growth were ...

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Posted: jul. 21, 2017 1:17 a.m. | | Saybrook gets OK for work tied to 6,800 more homes Comments 0 Comments
Lathrop moves forward with 4 park projects

Lathrop moves forward with 4 park projects

Over the last several months the Lathrop City Council has approved four new park projects.

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FEES MAY KILL HOTEL DEAL

FEES MAY KILL HOTEL DEAL

Poag & McEwen has been talking with chains seeking to build a second 125-room hotel across from the Hampton Inn Suites at The Promenade Shops at ...

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HONORING RIPON’S BEST

HONORING RIPON’S BEST

The Ripon Chamber of Commerce has installed Harrison Gibbs as its chairman.

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Marjie Thomas: Being golf pro not easy money

One of the biggest Manteca urban legends — if you can call it that — was that the late Alan Thomas was rolling in the money during ...

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Expansions retain & add 984 jobs

The ability of Manteca employers to expand their operations in the past year has retained and added a combined 984 jobs.

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SERVING WESTON RANCH

SERVING WESTON RANCH

Could the Manteca-Lathrop Boys and Girls Club be coming to Weston Ranch?

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Ripon resident collects Indian artifacts

Ripon resident collects Indian artifacts

Don Moyer has been researching Indian lore in and around Ripon and Manteca for some 50 years.

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Nile Garden, Lincoln expanding?

Nile Garden, Lincoln expanding?

Growth pressures are setting up a Manteca Unified board decision in the coming months that could increase the size of two existing elementary campuses — Lincoln ...

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Lathrop installing more traffic signals

The Lathrop City Council has been waiting months for the traffic signal at Harlan Road and Stonebridge Lane to become a reality.

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Will fees kill SaveMart store?

Will fees kill SaveMart store?

A $150 million interchange that Manteca leaders have no inkling of how they will pay to fund could end up killing a long-awaited SaveMart store ...

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100+ OFF THE STREETS

100+ OFF THE STREETS

It’s been a year since Manteca Police initiated its homeless efforts by deploying Community Resource Officer Mike Kelly to help those ready to get ...

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Board keeps kindergarten teacher aides

Kindergarten aides throughout Manteca Unified School District that were hired to spend 90 minutes every day assisting teachers with managing the classroom received a letter ...

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Competitors team up to operate Manteca golf course

Manteca has a new golf pro — the team of Jeff and Geanna DeBenedetti along with Bent Beck and Wesley Bloodgood.

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Colony Oak work topic of special meeting

Trustees of the Ripon Unified School District have called for a special meeting today on the Colony Oak Elementary School reconstruction plans

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Lathrop-Manteca chief leads firefighters at Calaveras fire

Lathrop-Manteca Fire Chief Gene Neely is currently leading a fire strike team at the Maria Fire in Calaveras County after working some nine days on ...

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Fire causes $375,000 in losses to 3 Manteca homes

Three homes and two outbuildings were damaged by fire shortly after 1 p.m. Monday.

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Ripon VFW raising funds for new roof

Ripon’s veterans need a new roof on their Post 1051 home – the leaky one just won’t do any longer.

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Manteca Unified gearing up for school on Aug. 7

It’s the three words that, in all likelihood, no student wants to hear come this time of the year – Back to School.

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Domino’s Pizza, Deli Delicious, Rita’s Italian Ice coming to Lathrop

Hungry for a quick and easy pizza?

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Posted: jul. 18, 2017 1:24 a.m. | | Domino’s Pizza, Deli Delicious, Rita’s Italian Ice coming to Lathrop Comments 1 Comment
Route drivers service 1,150 homes a day

Route drivers service 1,150 homes a day

Twenty-five years ago during the waning days of old-fashioned garbage cans, a typical Manteca solid waste worker handled just over a little more than 350 ...

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BAD VIBRATIONS

BAD VIBRATIONS

Margaret Luevano during the past 54 years has given up part of her yard twice as Lathrop Road went from a sleepy, narrow two-lane country ...

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Drug crisis creates pollution

LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — They hide in weeds along hiking trails and in playground grass. They wash into rivers and float downstream to land on beaches ...

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Bald eagle threat: Lead ammo left behind by hunters

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Bald eagles have made a remarkable recovery across the United States since the pesticide DDT was banned 45 years ago, but ...

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Spectators at golf tournament often direct gaze toward Trump

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — Spectators crowding around the viewing booth near the 15th green of the U.S. Women’s Open often had their backs ...

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Flash flood kills 9 at Arizona slot canyon swimming hole

TONTO NATIONAL FOREST, Ariz. (AP) — At least nine people were killed and others were believed missing when floodwaters from a sudden rainstorm barreled through a ...

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Investigator in ‘84: Seattle mayor abused foster son

SEATTLE (AP) — Three decades before Ed Murray was elected Seattle’s mayor, an Oregon child-welfare investigator found that he had sexually abused his foster son ...

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More hurdles as Senate again delays vote on GOP health bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate delayed a highly anticipated vote this coming week to repeal and replace the nation’s health care law after Sen. John ...

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Burns sees Vietnam War as virus

HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Filmmaker Ken Burns views the Vietnam War as a virus that infected Americans with an array of chronic illnesses — alienation, a ...

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DETROIT AT CROSSROADS

DETROIT (AP) — Deborah Chenault Green is 62, a writer. But 50 years ago she was a pre-teen, sleeping on the porch to escape the oppressive ...

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