Congressman Jerry McNerney is behind legislation to secure $450 million in federal funds over the next 10 years to help build the Altamont Commuter Express high speed rail service between Stockton and San Jose.
South San Joaquin Irrigation District's board turned down a pitch to spend $25,000 in a bid to try and leverage $300,000 in federal funds.
Carol Crawford anxiously drives to her mailbox every afternoon looking for one piece of mail in particular.
Dio Gutierrez spends most of his days in intense pain.
A Manteca toddler was rushed to the University of California Medical Center in Sacramento by helicopter Tuesday morning after being driven over by a family SUV backing out of a driveway on Blair Court.
The South San Joaquin Irrigation District board has spent the past seven years talking about how they can sell retail power for 15 percent less than PG&E in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon and do so while updating the distribution system.
Food-4-Less stepped up to the plate Tuesday and presented Manteca Police officer Victor Vincent with a canine already trained in search and protection.
The Italian Catholic Federation in Manteca is one of the most generous organizations around. Last year alone, the independent faith-based group which is not affiliated with St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, donated money to St. Anthony of Padua School to give away as scholarships to five deserving students.
Jessie Marinas - a man who found strength in his "artistic soul" after a series of spinal injuries triggered a number of painful surgeries - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
Jim Brown - an East Union High coaching icon known as a true gentleman - passed away over the weekend while vacationing in Georgia with his wife Jan.
The old Baccilieri Winery is No. 14 on the list of historical buildings in Manteca.
If you can't make it to London on Friday, April 29, to visit the queen or, more specifically, to be part of the crowd celebrating the royal wedding of Prince William to Katherine Middleton, head over to The Silver Teapot in downtown Manteca.
LATHROP – What's more important to the City of Lathrop – an economic development director charged with sparking business in the community or a community prosecutor tasked with handling all criminal activity that originates in town?
Now that independent numbers show it is do-able, the San Joaquin County Local Agency Formation Commission wants a written commitment that South San Joaquin Irrigation District will commit its resources to make 15 percent power rates lower for everyone in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.
It isn't uncommon to see Dan Rohovit walking the halls of Manteca High while quietly singing to himself.
Stockton businessman Tom Patti is now leading Stockton City Councilman Elbert Holman Jr. in a bid to secure the second spot in the Nov. 8 ...
A 44-year-old Manteca man was jailed Tuesday night on charges of molesting a 6-year-old girl in a day care center in the 100 block of ...
Ripon is close to drafting an ordinance on regulating drones.
For the first time since the 1980s when explosive housing development led to Manteca imposing the first growth cap in the Northern San Joaquin Valley ...
Elena Reyes - the current Senior Deputy San Joaquin County Administrator in charge of economic promotion and development - is Manteca's new city manager.
The Manteca Unified Board of Education added boys' volleyball to the list of available options for junior high school student several years ago.
The homeowner in Lathrop that pays the maximum amount of Mello-Roos fees to Manteca Unified could end up paying $500-a-year less next year once the ...
I'm not a very good cook.
Editor's note: Joshua Spooner is a Sierra High graduate and incoming junior on the St. Mary's College NCAA Division 1 cross country team.
If you drive down a Manteca street you will be hard pressed not to find a lawn that is yellowing, brown, or dead.
When Mel Tucker went outside and saw a dog that had been beaten, tortured and abandoned, he wasn't a very happy person.
A 23-year-old man survived being shot in the chest Sunday night on Locust Avenue.
It has become somewhat of a hot issue when it comes to funding projects throughout Manteca Unified.
Mark Winchell once had a front yard that was predominately sod.
One serving has 602 calories. There are 10 grams of saturated fats, no healthy fats, 90 milligrams of cholesterol, 1,182 milligrams of sodium (just ...