Some 3,555 struggling kids improved their academic performance during 2013 thanks in a large part to 377 volunteers working with the free community-based tutoring programs offered through Give Every Child a Chance.
LATHROP – The NSG-Pilkington float glass manufacturing plant is for sale.
Manteca Soroptimists' 60-years-strong tradition continues.
Manteca Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint on Saturday, May 3, at an undisclosed location within the city between 7 p.m. and 2 a.m.
Everything from music and traditional dancers to piñata busting are part of the expanded two-day Cinco de Mayo celebration this Saturday and Sunday at Manteca's Library Park.
Joan Collins knew her way around a garden.
There's a State Farm commercial where Chicago Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood, upon checking the ivy at Wrigley Field, finds a cell phone, a French horn and former outfielder and Cub great Andre Dawson.
John Holbrook - who is closing in on a quarter of century of service as an elected official - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.
It might be time to knock those weeds down that are growing up against the fence in the side yard.
It doesn't look like much now.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) held its AVOID the 10 DUI recognition and awards luncheon Tuesday at the Ripon Community Center honoring nearly 100 officers from the regional law enforcement agencies from Modesto to Stockton, along with Calaveras and Amador counties.
Don't let the cold temperatures outside fool you.
The 19-year-old driver facing a possible prison sentence for striking four high school students along East Highway 120 last Saturday – killing 14-year-old Zachariah Gomez and sending three other teens to the hospital – may have been drinking earlier that night.
April 15 was a day to remember for Nicole Didion.
Anthony Thomas doesn't shy away from the label, or begrudge those that gawk and needle him with questions down at the skate park.
The picture was familiar to anybody who had followed the local news within the last week – the bullet-ridden Ford Explorer used in the failed getaway attempt by the Bank of the West robbers that ended with three people dead in North Stockton.
The West Nile Virus is more prevalent in San Joaquin County now than it was at this time last year.
Henry is an autistic and energetic child.
STOCKTON (AP) - Authorities are offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a fourth suspect in connection with a bank robbery that spun into a police chase and deadly shootout.
A streak of sub-90 degree days has Public Works Director Mike Houghton concerned.
Six-year-old Emily Hum dropped by Manteca's Union Road fire station Wednesday to meet some special guys - firefighters and medics who saved her life.
LATHROP – Dalwinder Dhoot can't dispute the fact that Lathrop voters overwhelmingly supported a one-cent sales tax increase in 2012 – to the tune of more than 77 percent.
LATHROP – All that Lathrop Mayor Sonny Dhaliwal wanted to do was bring some family entertainment to town.
The Big League Dreams sports complex is heading into the home stretch of its eighth full season and it is still scoring big for Manteca.
Eddie Costa has been confined to a wheelchair for more than a quarter of a century.
LATHROP – When Rosalinda Valencia called for Lathrop Mayor Sonny Dhaliwal to step down from his position at a meeting last month it drew a collective exasperated breath from the crowd.
Manteca Police for the past six weeks have stepped up their pressure on the homeless at Library Park.
"Little drops of water
The Manteca Chamber of Commerce along with a small army of volunteers have helped line Manteca's streets with 2,500 flags at least 10 times a year since 2002 to mark major holidays.