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The Manteca Bulletin
DHM volunteers offering sdcholsrshipsMedically focused college students are being offered scholarships by the Doctor
DHM volunteers offering sdcholsrships
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 52 minutes ago
Medically focused college students are being offered scholarships by the Doctors Hospital of Manteca Auxiliary volunteers to help them shoulder the costs of their education beyond their second year of study. The application packets for the 2016-2017... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Artificial turf at MHS, EU: 8.5 million greenbacksGet ready for sticker shock. It’ll cost a cool $8.5 million — a little more th
Artificial turf at MHS, EU: 8.5 million greenbacks
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
Get ready for sticker shock. It’ll cost a cool $8.5 million — a little more than the third of the cost to build an elementary school — to replicate artificial turf and all-weather track at the Manteca and East Union high school campuses that was... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Looking to hire 200+The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 200 new e
Looking to hire 200+
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 200 new employees. The Manteca Unified School District needs to fill everything from teaching posts to school site assistant positions as well as para-professional jobs during a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
DOWN TO THE WIREWhile the Weston Ranch boys and East Union girls basketball teams are inching c
DOWN TO THE WIRE
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
While the Weston Ranch boys and East Union girls basketball teams are inching closer to outright Valley Oak League championships, things are far from settled for Ripon and Ripon Christian in the Trans-Valley League. The VOL titles can be decided by... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
PEOPLE POWERThe book is titled, “Revolution Revisited: The 1986 Philippine Revolution.” Th
PEOPLE POWER
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
The book is titled, “Revolution Revisited: The 1986 Philippine Revolution.” The author and photographer is Kim Komenich, the Manteca High School graduate who went on to win the 1987 Pulitzer Prize in Spot News Photography for his coverage of the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Water top topic at GOP forumA handful of topics were on the table when candidates for political offices ran
Water top topic at GOP forum
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
A handful of topics were on the table when candidates for political offices ranging from Congress to county supervisor appealed for support at the San Joaquin County Republican Party’s Candidate Forum. But one was integral to nearly every stump... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Public safety sales tax revenues stallDropping gas prices that in turn have reduced municipal sales tax collected at
Public safety sales tax revenues stall
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
Dropping gas prices that in turn have reduced municipal sales tax collected at the pump has stalled growth in the Measure M public sales tax fund. The half-cent sales tax put in place by voters brought in $5,316,687 during the last fiscal year. This... Read more
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Workshop on future of EU, MHS stadiumsNow that the Manteca Unified board has given its blessing to artificial turf an
Workshop on future of EU, MHS stadiums
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Now that the Manteca Unified board has given its blessing to artificial turf and an all-weather track at Weston Ranch High, they will seek input on what the community would like done for the same athletic facilities at Manteca High and East Union... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Railroad crossing closures start todayTraveling between Manteca and Lathrop will be a little bit difficult over the c
Railroad crossing closures start today
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Traveling between Manteca and Lathrop will be a little bit difficult over the course of the next month. Starting this week, the Union Pacific Railroad will begin a project to replace all four of the existing railway overcrossing straddling the city... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Boys & Girls honor outstanding youthFrancisco Lopez Jr. arrived to Thursday’s annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Manteca
Boys & Girls honor outstanding youth
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Francisco Lopez Jr. arrived to Thursday’s annual Boys & Girls Clubs of Manteca / Lathrop Youth of the Year awards ceremony in time to accept his Athlete of the Year honor. The reason for his tardiness had to do with basketball practice. Lopez is a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Hey, man, make pot legal & all our troubles will go awayWould you feel comfortable if there was a business next door that kept large su
Hey, man, make pot legal & all our troubles will go away
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Would you feel comfortable if there was a business next door that kept large sums of cash on hand — often into the tens of thousands of dollars? Would it make a difference to your answer if it was the type of business that stocked merchandise that... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Atherton heading southAtherton Drive will soon extend south of Woodward Avenue. At the same time Hea
Atherton heading south
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Atherton Drive will soon extend south of Woodward Avenue. At the same time Heartland Drive will be extended to the east and swing northward to connect with Woodward Avenue between Pillsbury Road and Atherton Drive. Tannehill Drive will be punched... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
UPGRADING STREETSThe days of cracked pavement and potholes on segments of two of Manteca’s most
UPGRADING STREETS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The days of cracked pavement and potholes on segments of two of Manteca’s most traveled streets are numbered. The city is on target to do major renovation work covering two miles on Main Street from Yosemite Avenue to the 120 Bypass as well as on... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
1986: Stricker’s 5th 20-win seasonForty years ago, on February 2, 1976, a titanic defensive struggle erupted into
1986: Stricker’s 5th 20-win season
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Forty years ago, on February 2, 1976, a titanic defensive struggle erupted into a quick scoring spree and Manteca High retained the coveted Bob Baldwin Cup with a hard-fought 2-0 win over East Union High at Guss Schmiedt Field. The Buffaloes have... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
THE BIGGER THEY ARE …A fifth straight Valley Oak League championship is well out of reach for Sierra
THE BIGGER THEY ARE …
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
A fifth straight Valley Oak League championship is well out of reach for Sierra, but it may still have a chance to defend its Sac-Joaquin Section title. The Timberwolves boosted their playoff chances in a big way Friday, upsetting the Goliaths of... Read more
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Manteca holds off improved SierraIt wasn’t quite the wire-to-wire bludgeoning that it was the first time around,
Manteca holds off improved Sierra
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
It wasn’t quite the wire-to-wire bludgeoning that it was the first time around, but at this point in the season Manteca High’s girls basketball team will gladly take the wins as they come with East Union remaining a game up in the Valley Oak League... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Cougars throttle EU for VOL titleWeston Ranch High came in extremely focused against East Union in Friday’s Vall
Cougars throttle EU for VOL title
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Weston Ranch High came in extremely focused against East Union in Friday’s Valley Oak League match. A testament of that took place early on as the first-place Cougars jumped out a large lead while nearly shooting perfect from the field, in the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Coming home to a place called Man-teee-kaaa!It’s been 25 years since I came home to a place I’d never been before. Manteca
Coming home to a place called Man-teee-kaaa!
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
It’s been 25 years since I came home to a place I’d never been before. Manteca was never on my radar. Like most people, I had heard of Manteca. But it wasn’t the Manteca Waterslides. It was the late Bobby Davis’ late night TV commercials pitching... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
WOODWARD WASTES NOTThe third grader was about to drop a partially eaten corn dog into the white tr
WOODWARD WASTES NOT
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The third grader was about to drop a partially eaten corn dog into the white trash can with bright orange letters. Jazzy Bland stopped him, took the corn dog, pulled it off the stick, tossed the leftover food in the white and orange trash can and... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
An even bigger splashWant a peek at Manteca’s future? Take a gander at Dells in Wisconsin. It’s no
An even bigger splash
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Want a peek at Manteca’s future? Take a gander at Dells in Wisconsin. It’s not simply the indoor waterpark Mecca of the free world with seven water parks, but it’s the ultimate family entertainment zone. And while Great Wolf is still in the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Not happy with Postal ServiceEditor, Manteca Bulletin, I saw your article about stolen mail. I bet there ar
Not happy with Postal Service
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Editor, Manteca Bulletin, I saw your article about stolen mail. I bet there are worse internal problems with undelivered mail i than that issue. Share the rest of the story with the post master and find out what else disrupts its customers from... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Fire loss tops $500,000 for upscale homeThe use of a fireplace to heat a 5,400-square-foot home on Southland Road, west
Fire loss tops $500,000 for upscale home
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The use of a fireplace to heat a 5,400-square-foot home on Southland Road, west of North Cottage Avenue, Friday morning caused a $500,000 loss to the structure and its contents. The 7:44 a.m. fire call brought engines from Lathrop-Manteca Fire... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Serving up Latin heat & flavorNaresh Patel knew there was potential in the old taqueria next to his business
Serving up Latin heat & flavor
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Naresh Patel knew there was potential in the old taqueria next to his business on West Yosemite Ave. So he bought it, poured money into renovating it, and next week will unveil Manteca’s first tapas-style restaurant when he presents Cabana Del Sol... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Chris Teicheira’s excellent adventureIt’s Super Bowl week. America’s most popular, yet unrecognized holiday. This is
Chris Teicheira’s excellent adventure
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
It’s Super Bowl week. America’s most popular, yet unrecognized holiday. This is Thanksgiving with a better football game. If congress would finally pass a law, giving us Monday morning off – I’d be willing to say goodbye to Valentine’s and Labor Day... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
New life for Orchard Valley?It was heralded as the next hot retail trend — a shopping center designed to re
New life for Orchard Valley?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
It was heralded as the next hot retail trend — a shopping center designed to replicate the feel of an old-fashioned downtown. Poag & McEwen had landed the 900-pound gorilla of 100-mile radius retailing in the form of Bass Pro Shops for the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
HONORING VETERANSThe dedication of the Korean War Mural is still months away. The Manteca Mural
HONORING VETERANS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
The dedication of the Korean War Mural is still months away. The Manteca Mural Society continues to seek donations to complete the five murals making up the Veteran’s Mural Project on the wall of Manteca Bedquarters at Yosemite Avenue and Main... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Dropping gas prices cutting city revenueGas prices dipping below $2 is good news if you’re a motorist. It’s not so goo
Dropping gas prices cutting city revenue
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Gas prices dipping below $2 is good news if you’re a motorist. It’s not so good news if you want municipal services such as police, fire, and parks. The drop in gas prices — fuel was $1.10 more expensive per gallon 10 months ago — is putting a... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca, East Union soph boys stay within range of VOL titleThe Manteca High sophomore boys basketball team may be hitting its stride at th
Manteca, East Union soph boys stay within range of VOL title
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
The Manteca High sophomore boys basketball team may be hitting its stride at the right time. After avenging two previous losses to Kimball, the Buffaloes crushed cross-town rival Sierra 70-48 in enemy territory Thursday. They upended Kimball 76-53... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Mantecan Sarah O’Leary inks with PennSarah O’Leary is a long ways from home, and the Manteca resident will stay on t
Mantecan Sarah O’Leary inks with Penn
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Sarah O’Leary is a long ways from home, and the Manteca resident will stay on the East Coast after signing with the University of Pennsylvania on Wednesday. The swimming standout is currently a postgraduate student of Mercersburg Academy, a college... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Postseason hopeful Lathrop gets past East UnionLathrop High is one of those bubble teams in the Valley Oak League playoff race
Postseason hopeful Lathrop gets past East Union
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Lathrop High is one of those bubble teams in the Valley Oak League playoff race. Every win at this point of the season is crucial. On Wednesday, the Spartans (6-4 VOL, 13-10 overall) kept hope alive with a 68-58 victory at East Union. “Every win... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
T’WOLVES FALL SHORTDaniel Wyatt hit an off-balanced, double-clutch 3-pointer as time expired in th
T’WOLVES FALL SHORT
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Daniel Wyatt hit an off-balanced, double-clutch 3-pointer as time expired in the end of Sierra’s 67-63 loss to visiting Central Catholic on Wednesday. Earlier in the game, he banked in a half-court 3 that was called off after the halftime... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
West Manteca commute will be a bit tougher come MondayGet ready for extra commute traffic on the 120 Bypass as well as Lathrop Road s
West Manteca commute will be a bit tougher come Monday
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Get ready for extra commute traffic on the 120 Bypass as well as Lathrop Road starting Monday. Work on the Union Pacific Railroad tracks will close three crossings between Manteca and Lathrop — Yosemite Avenue, Louise Avenue and Roth Road — as well... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Is Aquila feeling ‘the Bern’?Editor, Manteca Bulletin, Once again, the local Teapublican who credits himsel
Is Aquila feeling ‘the Bern’?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Editor, Manteca Bulletin, Once again, the local Teapublican who credits himself unabashedly with the “discovery” of Sarah Palin, has found a couple of Tea Party web sites who were unknowingly or maybe more than willing to provide information, made... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
HOMELESSThe homeless are making themselves right at home in the Northern San Joaquin Va
HOMELESS
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
The homeless are making themselves right at home in the Northern San Joaquin Valley. City officials from Modesto to Stockton as well as Caltrans report an upswing in homeless encampments. It reflects similar trends in the Bay Area as well. On... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
MATANCA TRADITIONJodie Correia, like many residents of Portuguese descent in Manteca and surroun
MATANCA TRADITION
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Jodie Correia, like many residents of Portuguese descent in Manteca and surrounding areas, can’t remember a time when their families did not take part in a popular annual tradition that originated in the old country. This is not the Holy Ghost... Read more
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Manteca mail theft upswingMail thefts in Manteca aren’t slowing down. In fact, based on complaints by re
Manteca mail theft upswing
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Mail thefts in Manteca aren’t slowing down. In fact, based on complaints by residents and businesses the pace is picking up. One community cluster box at a commercial office complex on East Yosemite Avenue between Powers and Raylow avenues west of... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Lathrop plans to cut back city expansionWhen a city revises its “sphere of influence” map to designate areas in which i
Lathrop plans to cut back city expansion
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
When a city revises its “sphere of influence” map to designate areas in which it plans on expanding into, more often than not it grows. Lathrop is taking a different approach – at least when it comes to one portion of the community. On Monday the... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Manteca adds 8 new police officersEight new Manteca police officers were officially sworn in by City Clerk Joan T
Manteca adds 8 new police officers
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Eight new Manteca police officers were officially sworn in by City Clerk Joan Tilton on Monday. Some of the officers have already been working with their field training mentors to familiarize themselves with the community they are now serving. The... Read more
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Stuff the Bus for kids big successEditor, Manteca Bulletin, The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department’s Youth
Stuff the Bus for kids big success
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Editor, Manteca Bulletin, The Manteca Parks and Recreation Department’s Youth Advisory Commission in cooperation with the Manteca Unified School District’s Transportation Department and the Silver Barons MC sponsored the Stuff the Bus “For Kids’... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Public access to waterslides?The mystery suitor that wants to partner with McWhinney Development should thei
Public access to waterslides?
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The mystery suitor that wants to partner with McWhinney Development should their dalliance with Great Wolf Resorts wither may make a segment of critics to the proposed resort hotel-indoor/outdoor waterpark-conference center happy. McWhinney’s Chief... Read more
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Manteca works out kinks against KimballManteca is gearing up for its rematch with Valley Oak League-leading East Union
Manteca works out kinks against Kimball
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Manteca is gearing up for its rematch with Valley Oak League-leading East Union, but the Buffaloes aren’t looking past any of their opponents until then. They again took care of business on Tuesday, hammering reigning champion Kimball 67-48. It’s... Read more
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East Union handles dangerous KimballBulletin staff reports TRACY — It had the look of a trap game for East Union,
East Union handles dangerous Kimball
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Bulletin staff reports TRACY — It had the look of a trap game for East Union, but the Lancers only affirmed their spot as top dog in the Valley Oak League. Olivia Vezaldenos nearly had a triple-double in limited time, leading the Lancers to a 51-31... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Rats, cats, & gophers, oh my, at MUSD sitesSo how bad is the gopher problem at Weston Ranch High? Bad, if you consider ca
Rats, cats, & gophers, oh my, at MUSD sites
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
So how bad is the gopher problem at Weston Ranch High? Bad, if you consider catching over 200 gophers in three days bad. The Manteca Unified school board had been fielding complaints for the past several months about gophers at the South Stockton... Read more
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MANTECA UNIFIEDThere is more to Manteca Unified than tablets. Besides being midway through th
MANTECA UNIFIED
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
There is more to Manteca Unified than tablets. Besides being midway through the first full year of integrating digital devices into every classroom, Manteca Unified is marking its 50th year of unification by rolling out a district-wide modernization... Read more
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HILLARY CLINTONEditor, Manteca Bulletin, What does Martha Stewart, Scooter Libby, Edward Snow
HILLARY CLINTON
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Editor, Manteca Bulletin, What does Martha Stewart, Scooter Libby, Edward Snowden, and General David Petraeus have in common? Each committed the same felonies that Hillary Clinton has allegedly committed. Martha Stewart was convicted and jailed for... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Boxing: Staying fit, building confidenceNearly two years ago, professional boxing coach Richard Perez opened his own gy
Boxing: Staying fit, building confidence
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Nearly two years ago, professional boxing coach Richard Perez opened his own gym, Richard Perez Boxing Gym located at 212 N. Main St. in Manteca with dreams of teaching students of all ages and skill levels the sport of boxing. Now with over 275... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
MHS game focuses on raising money for heart healthRueben Surall suffered a stroke not too long ago. The father of Manteca High c
MHS game focuses on raising money for heart health
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
Rueben Surall suffered a stroke not too long ago. The father of Manteca High cheerleader Alexis Surall is scheduled to speak at halftime of Wednesday’s Valley Oak League 7:15 p.m. boys varsity game at Winter Gymnasium featuring the Buffaloes (7-2... Read more
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Status of Manteca’s goals meeting topicSo how well is the City of Manteca doing in working toward accomplishing goals
Status of Manteca’s goals meeting topic
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
So how well is the City of Manteca doing in working toward accomplishing goals elected leaders adopted for the current fiscal year that ends on June 30? Department heads will make progress reports to the City Council during Thursday’s 1:30 p.m.... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Schmiedt earns state homor for library effortThe California School Library Association has selected Clara Schmiedt, Senior D
Schmiedt earns state homor for library effort
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
The California School Library Association has selected Clara Schmiedt, Senior Director of Secondary Education for Manteca Unified, as the 2016 recipient of the Administrative Leadership Award. Schmiedt was chosen for this honor by making... Read more
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Fans pack SAP Center for Super Bowl ‘Opening Night'Related Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - An estimated 7,000 fans made their w
Fans pack SAP Center for Super Bowl ‘Opening Night'
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 days ago
Related Stories SAN JOSE, Calif. (KTVU) - An estimated 7,000 fans made their way to San Jose for "Super Bowl Opening Night" at the SAP Center to kick off Super Bowl week. "I kind of want to jump over when they are not looking," said Alfredo Diaz of... Read more
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