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ACE coming down the tracks?

Altamont Corridor Express trains will start running down the tracks to downtown Manteca, Ripon and Modesto if the California High Speed Rail Authority votes to ...

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South County Savior

South County Savior

Editor’s note: This is part of an occasional series on rivers, lakes, reservoirs, the Delta, innovations and the weather that play a key role ...

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All or Nuttin’ for Rina’s Run

All or Nuttin’ for Rina’s Run

It’s “All or Nuttin’ 2016” for the May 7 Rina’s Run.

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Colony Oak dealt with picketing

Colony Oak School classes often took place at Stouffer Park 25 years ago when teachers would take their students away from the ongoing construction and ...

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Lathrop carves out industrial parcels

The growth might not be there yet, but Lathrop will be prepared when companies come calling.

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MUSD: Tight budget ahead

MUSD: Tight budget ahead

If the Manteca Unified School District doesn’t make structural changes to their budget, it’s possible that by next year it won’t be ...

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Posted: apr. 27, 2016 1:14 a.m. | | MUSD: Tight budget ahead Comments 0 Comments
NEW WATER SOURCE FOR COURSE

NEW WATER SOURCE FOR COURSE

Menlo Park’s exclusive Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club knows the value of reclaimed wastewater.

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Recycled water will keep schools green

Manteca Unified school campuses south of the 120 Bypass will be the first to use treated wastewater to irrigate grass fields and landscaping.

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MUSD showcases high school artists

MUSD showcases high school artists

Brenda Padilla scanned the walls inside of the Manteca Unified boardroom and marveled at the work of her fellow students.

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$500 fines possible for water abuse

Stricter water rules are now in place for Manteca residents and businesses.

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Colony Oak opening time capsule Thursday

Robert Prewitt — the first principal at Colony Oak School — said it was a quieter time in Ripon when the new school’s students and staff ...

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Ex-Lathrop chamber CEO hosts book release event

Former Lathrop Chamber of Commerce CEO Mary Kennedy-Bracken is conducting a book release party on Thursday, May 12, from 5:30 to 7 p.m ...

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PITCHER PERFECT

PITCHER PERFECT

Most of the time, a three-hitter with eight strikeouts will yield a win for a pitcher.

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Ripon avenges lone TVL loss

Ripon High is now in the driver’s seat towards capturing its sixth Trans-Valley League crown in 10 years.

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Trump sweeps, Clinton carries four states

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In a front-runner’s rout, Republican Donald Trump roared to victory Tuesday in five contests across the Northeast and confidently declared himself the ...

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Federal ruling on N Carolina voting laws bolsters voter ID

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Civil rights and elections attorneys said Tuesday they will appeal a federal court ruling upholding North Carolina’s 2013 major rewrite ...

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Ohio man calmly tells 911: ‘I just shot and killed my wife’

CINCINNATI (AP) — A suburban Cincinnati man called 911 and gave his address, and when the dispatcher asked what she could help him with, he replied ...

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Suit: Cops violated rights of man taking kids for ice cream

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two Connecticut officers are accused of violating a black man’s rights during a traffic stop last year when they frisked him ...

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Wisconsin prom shooter was aiming at officer when he was hit

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire on students exiting the prom at his former school in northern Wisconsin was aiming a rifle at ...

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Alabama mayor, wife charged with assault after fight

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. (AP) — A city council member in Alabama says the town’s mayor punched him in the face at the end of a ...

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Government finds it lard to enforce ‘living wage’ laws

SEATTLE (AP) — States and cities whose lawmakers proudly passed “living wage” laws are finding it difficult to make sure employers actually pay their workers accordingly.

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Apple reports its first revenue drop since 2003

CUPERTINO (AP) — Apple sold more than 51 million iPhones in the first three months of this year — and that’s the problem.

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Maybe Twitter needs to get used to being small

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter gets lots of grief from investors because it hasn’t taken over the world the way Facebook did, at least in ...

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eBay shares rise as results beat Wall Street 1Q forecasts

SAN JOSE (AP) — Shares of eBay Inc. rose on Tuesday after the e-commerce company reported better-than-expected quarterly results.

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Chipotle posts loss after giving away 6M burritos

NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle posted its first quarterly loss as a public company Tuesday after it gave away millions of free burritos to win back ...

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Grassroots downtown plan

Grassroots downtown plan

A low-key proposal to establish a partnership between the city, businesses, and property owners to breathe new life into downtown has been outlined by the ...

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RETURN OF THE JEDI

RETURN OF THE JEDI

Get ready for the return of the Jedi, Manteca Parks & Recreation style.

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Academic excellence before games begin

Academic excellence before games begin

On the basketball court, on softball mound, and on the football field, Manteca Unified School District has had significant success. This success focuses a lot ...

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Did Banta put kids at risk?

The report filed by a Lathrop Manteca Fire Department Battalion Chief tells a completely different story than the one that NextGeneration STEAM Academy Principal Leslie ...

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Long reaps Hall of Fame honor

Henry C. Long — a farmer with roots dating back to 1901 in French Camp — is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.

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Massage parlor concerns prompt ordinance

Ripon will soon have a law in place for massage businesses.

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Dubai pushes for driverless cars

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Already home to the world’s biggest skyscraper, Dubai has another tall order to fill: By 2030, its leader wants ...

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Ruling stands that baker can’t cite religion

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up the case of a suburban Denver baker who refused to make a cake ...

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Andra Day to appear on 40M Coke soda cups at McDonald’s

ATLANTA (AP) — Andra Day wants to inspire people to rise up while drinking a Coke.

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Time Warner Cable deal gets OK, with online video conditions

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators will impose several conditions meant to protect online video services as they back Charter’s bid to buy Time Warner ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 7:58 p.m. | | Time Warner  Cable deal gets  OK, with online video conditions Comments 0 Comments

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