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Manteca’s Troublesome Traffic ‘Bulbs’ Being Taken Out

The City of Manteca has begun taking out traffic curbs jutting out into lanes on Main Street. The concrete patches, also called “calmings” or “bulbs”, were put in during the early 2000s and created an uproar from drivers and business owners, who said they congested traffic and took away parking spaces.

01/23/2015

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Manteca Homeless Must Keep Moving Under New Ordinance

On Dec. 4, homeless encampments became illegal in the city under Manteca’s Municipal Code. The city attorney can also prosecute people cited for public urination or defecation.

12/09/2014

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Manteca Police Warn Residents Junk Mail Thieves Searching Trash For Identity Theft Material

Bags of junk mail are going for about $25 apiece, police say, and thieves are using the information to open credit cards and accounts.

11/18/2014

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Manteca Rallying To Rebuild Santa’s Home Before Annual Christmas Parade

Retiree Ben Jetton has put in a lot of weekend labor to help build a new one from the ground up. Fortunately, Jetton has had the help of several volunteers and donors to construct the new house before the Dec. 6 Manteca Christmas parade.

11/12/2014

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Manteca Plans To Outlaw Homeless Encampments In December With No Plans For Permanent Shelter

“What I would like to see is if they would all come into compliance then we can all move forward,” police Chief Nick Obligacion said.

10/23/2014

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Man, Woman Arrested During Investigation Into Shooting Death Of 11-Year-Old Manteca Boy

Police say the two bought alcohol and were negligent of the boys involved in the incident.

09/17/2014

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Manteca Boy Allegedly Shot In Head By Teen Dies

A Manteca boy who was reportedly shot in the head by a 17-year-old male earlier in September has died.

09/15/2014

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Teen Accused Of Shooting 2 Other Manteca Youths

A teen is under arrest, accused of shooting an 11-year-old boy and a 17-year-old over the weekend.

09/08/2014

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Manteca Woman Fighting Property Owners To Keep Cypress Trees

The grandmother says her property manager gave her a three-day warning that the cypress trees would be cut down, and she couldn’t do anything about it.

08/27/2014

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Manteca Youth Pastor Cleared In Las Vegas Man’s Death

A California pastor won’t face charges in a Las Vegas parking lot altercation that left a man dead.

08/15/2014

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Manteca Police Chief Proposing New Rules To Corral Homeless Problem In Parks

For years, families know when they go to Library Park, they’ll be sharing it with the homeless—the families stay on one side and the homeless on the other.

08/04/2014

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Keeping Manteca’s American Flags In Good Shape

The Manteca Chamber of Commerce is asking for help from local businesses or the public to clean or replace 2,500 flags that are placed along city streets each year. Flags are put out along the […]

07/22/2014

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