Myles Weber and Michael Midgley were two participants at Saturday's 5th Annual Harvest Food Bank Chili Cook off at the MRPS Hall.
Darryl Bain sat on the concrete step outside his girlfriend's Southside Park duplex, revealing a weathered, taped-together suitcase.
A children's swing set - or other playground equipment - can't be placed within three feet of either a property line or within 10 feet of a side street in Manteca. Play equipment can never go in a front yard.
Jon Walkup's parents were out of town. He had the entire house to himself. And you better believe that he called up all of his friends and told them to come over. Instead of the stereotypical house party, Walkup offered popcorn and a screening Nicolas Winding Refn's stylized "Drive" – the hyper-violent crime drama that made Ryan Gosling look like a much darker Steve McQueen. It's just what you do when you're a film buff. ...
LATHROP – The racetrack that was Louise Avenue through the bulk of Lathrop will get at least somewhat of a speed limit reduction.
For Father J. Patrick Walker, pastor of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Manteca, 2013 is a silver year.
The CHP has yet to confirm whether the motorcycle rider, who was killed Tuesday afternoon on Highway 99 was run over by a semi-tractor trailer truck as he crashed near a roadside guardrail on the transition ramp between the freeway and the westbound Highway 120 Bypass.
Two new sergeants and five officers plus one dispatcher were officially added to the Manteca Police Department's team Wednesday afternoon in badging ceremonies in the City Council Chambers.
The irony wasn't lost on Manteca Councilman Vince Hernandez. Just up the tracks 16 miles from where he made brief remarks during the dedication this week of Manteca's Transit Center sits California's biggest train wreck in terms of municipal government finances. The Great Recession hit Manteca, Stockton and elsewhere hard. Yet Stockton ended up in bankruptcy with $1 billion in debt while Manteca is $140,000 away from balancing general fund fiscal year expenses with revenues. ...
Stacie Riordan sees people walking out in front of her house every day. On the surface that wouldn't seem like a big deal. But Riordan lives next to the Northstar Program's facility on South Airport Way, where people that are released from California's mental health lockup facilities come for treatment. She says that she's tired of worrying about her own safety and wondering what kind of violent crimes the men she sees on a daily ...
Golden State Youth Ambassador Horst Bauer representing Manteca Youth Focus along with three Miss Pumpkin titlists gave skilled presentations to the Manteca Chamber of Commerce coffee crowd last week at Leonard Photography.
Ronald Benjamin Toppila wasn't a Manteca resident when he stabbed and beat his mother to death in 2004.
The Manteca Golf Course driving range is getting new netting. The City Council Tuesday authorized spending $32,100 to install 500 linear feet of protective netting on 20-foot poles along Crom Street. It will also include a three-foot high cyclone fence along the base to prolong the life of the netting. Judge Netting of Costa Mesa was the low bidder. The cost is being covered by green fees paid by golfers.
The average person looks at a cardboard box and sees a cardboard box. Chuck Palmer looks at a cardboard box and sees a care package that can be sent to troops that are serving around the globe. It's just the way he's wired after shipping literally thousands of boxes to troops in Iraq, Afghanistan, Korea and Kosovo. The packages contain everything from coffee and beef jerky to hand sanitizer and baby wipes. He knows how ...
RIPON – The wheels on the bus will go 'round and 'round next week thanks to a concerned citizen.
A grass-root effort to prevent Kaiser Permanente from continuing to eliminate services and possibly save the Manteca hospital from closing its doors appears to be gaining support.
The Blossom Express is expected to feature some new and improved transit service come Nov. 5.
Since its inception three years ago, Roselia Aguilar has attended every Family Reading Night function at Sequoia School.
Paula Treick DeBoard knows writing.
NEW YORK (AP) - After 20 years, it's possible for the details of a relationship to get fuzzy.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest stadium in the NFL.
Manteca biggest growth spurt wasn't in 1985 when 1,400 new homes bought by a tidal wave of Bay Area Transplants prompted the establishment of the 3.9 percent annual growth cap tied to sewer allocations.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Mormon congregations don't typically require members to have transportation, commit to active participation, accept assignments, be employed and forgo any church welfare.
Scott Hamilton, 34, of Manteca survived a three-car pileup Sunday morning on Highway 120 south of Sonora that claimed two lives of the occupants of an oncoming vehicle at Keystone Ranch.
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) - A couple accused of killing their 5-month-old daughter by giving her a bottle of formula with heroin in it were charged with manslaughter on Friday.
Employee handbooks don't have protocols for apocalyptic episodes.
Connor McKinney didn't sprint over to one of the pedal cars that awaited him on the speedway at Dell'Osso Farms, but he didn't quite walk either.
Nearly three scores of students added STAR power to the Manteca Unified Board of Education meeting on Tuesday. Some even shone twice as bright.
Gun control legislation is typically considered a slam-dunk in California.
Kaiser Manteca nurses are pounding the pavement today at Woodbridge at Del Webb to share with the residents their concerns about the state of health services at the West Yosemite Avenue medical facility.