There is a fear by many who live today among dairies and almond orchards south of Manteca that the proposed extension of McKinley Avenue to provide an expressway connection between the Highway 120 and Highway 99 freeways will end up becoming what residents have called "a bypass of the bypass."
Bluegrass music, live animals that are native to the area, guided nature walks and various hands-on educational experiences are on tap for the annual Tule Fog Fete set for March 7 at Caswell State Memorial Park just south of Manteca on Austin Road.
RIPON - The crowning of the 2011 Almond Blossom Queen at 7 p.m. Thursday officially kicks off the 49th annual Almond Blossom Festival.
With spring comes new life in nature and fresh fashions for clothes. The Manteca Federated Women's Club has the perfect event for everyone to "don your best spring attire" this year.
Manteca area students planning a career in the medical field are urged to pick up a scholarship application at the front desk of Doctors Hospital of Manteca.
Mike Gibbons grips his steering wheel tightly every morning as he makes his final turn and heads into the homestretch on his way to work.
Manteca may soon create its first new front-line municipal job after three years of consolidating staff to reduce overall municipal manpower by more than 80 workers.
Funding for two of Manteca's 57 police officers could run out by the year 2040.
Farmers in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon are eager to partner with South San Joaquin Irrigation District in a bid to enhance water conservation.
There are enough finished, approved, and proposed lots for single family homes and apartment complexes to push Manteca's population to near the 100,000 mark.
Rural residents don't want to see it but municipal planners contend not to extending McKinley Avenue to create a major east-west road in what will be the future southern extremity of urban Manteca would be "irresponsible planning."
Megan Cai has her eyes set on attending Harvard University to study law and journalism.
Nutrition naturally would be necessary for a group of more than a hundred runners planning to cover just over 3.1 miles.
Next Saturday hundreds of youths and adults will fill the lanes at Manteca Bowl & Family Fun Center in a bid to make a difference in the lives of over 4,000 youth who receive help every year with free tutoring in Manteca, Ripon, Lathrop, and Escalon.
California High-Speed Rail trains could one day run on Altamont Commuter Express tracks possibly allowing Manteca-Lathrop residents to board a train in their own backyard to reach Sacramento.
Daniel deGraaf continues to lead in the Ripon City Council race, according to the latest figures from the San Joaquin County Registrar of Voters office.
Betty Neuman knew that she wanted to help her country as they fought the Axis powers halfway across the globe.
Veterans Day commemoration activities take place today and Friday in Manteca, Ripon and Lathrop.
Challenger Jeff Zellner cut incumbent Moorhead's lead in half for the last seat up for grabs on the Manteca City Council after all of ...
Sonny Dhaliwal will get another two years to continue the work that he has done on the Lathrop City Council for the last decade.
It's now legal for those 21 and older to smoke marijuana in California but only under specific conditions.
Gary Singh appears to be on his way to becoming the first Manteca City Council member of Punjabi American descent as well as one of ...
Sonny Dhaliwal won't have to clean out his office at Lathrop City Hall after all.
Voters living north of Yosemite Avenue and in Lathrop may have a new representative on the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
In the hours prior to the election, Daniel de Graaf took time to acknowledge the people who backed his first-ever run for a seat on ...
The last time voters decided the fate of those on the Manteca Unified Board of Education, they ousted the two incumbents and elected two people ...
STOCKTON – It doesn't appear that San Fant will have to worry about his pending charges on election fraud and conspiracy getting in the way ...
The campaign between incumbent Congressman Jeff Denham and challenger Michael Eggman was bitterly fought and followed on a national level.
Anthony Richard Tostado, 30, of Manteca led Ripon officers on a short pursuit up Jack Tone Road at 2:30 a.m. Saturday reaching speeds ...
Manteca voters could create a City Council for the first time since the 1970s that has four-fifths of those serving with two years or less ...