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Mom, the impromptu hunchback

Halloween wasn't really my thing as a kid.

October 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Retiree costs impact less in Manteca

Pension costs - considered by economists as one barometer of a city's long-term financial health - account for 30.9 percent of the general fund budget in struggling cities such as San Jose.

October 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Big demand prompts one more day for Perry’s place

One of the biggest draws during the Halloween season in Manteca is the Phil and Gerry Perry home in the 1500 block of Spage Sparrow Avenue in southwest Manteca.

October 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Other haunts worth checking

There is also another free Halloween haunt worth seeing that has a different twist than the Scary Perry Haunted House.

October 31, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


The case of the missing 100 block of Moffat

Call it the case of the missing blocks.

October 30, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Pumpkin maze is big smash luring 25,000 Saturday

A record one-day crowd of 25,000 people made their way through the Dell'Osso Farms pumpkin maze on Saturday cementing the Lathrop attraction as California's No. 1 agri-tourism destination for yet another year.

October 29, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The new world ruled by social media zombies

We have come a long way since Flight 90.

October 27, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SSJID ready for 3rd dry year, much of California isn’t

By DENNIS WYATT

October 27, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Vines won’t be planted on Louise sound walls

Manteca won't be planting vines along sound walls on the Louise Avenue corridor as part of a $1 million federally funded transit enhancement project.

October 27, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Power deal may lower your bill

The power hungry Silicon Valley could be helping Manteca, Lathrop, and Ripon electrical users eventually obtain lower rates.

October 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Styles for Less opening outlet in Orchard Valley center

The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley could have another clothing store open in time for Christmas shopping.

October 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Veterans traveling tribute coming to Manteca

The Welcome Home Heroes Foundation and the Place of Refuge church have arranged for the American Veterans Traveling Tribute to come to Manteca for the Memorial Day Weekend as part of the "Not Forgotten" event May 22-25, 2015.

October 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Tank being built will hold enough water for 2.3 million toilet flushes

By early 2014 you will be able to visualize how much water is needed for 233,000 five-minute showers using low-flow heads.

October 25, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


AK-47 era: Play time is no longer cops & robbers

•Seventy law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty during 2012 in the United States. Forty-nine of them were gunned down.

October 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Power deal may lower your bill

The power hungry Silicon Valley could be helping Manteca, Lathrop, and Ripon electrical users lower rates.

October 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Teacher hunt: MUSD stays ahead of rest

Manteca Unified has many solid teachers including a healthy number of "home grown" educators.

April 26, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


BIG CHANGE FOR VERITAS

Veritas School is ground zero for student population growth in Manteca.

April 26, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca looks at future wastewater needs

Manteca has added 20,000 residents since 2003 yet the amount of wastewater per se flowing to the city's treatment plant has barely increased.

April 26, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Higher ed tries to turn students into dodo birds

Higher education at one time exposed you to new ideas and challenges, encouraged you to take risks, step out of your comfort zone, and equipped ...

April 25, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SOROPTIMIST GROVE

The Manteca Soroptimists since their founding 65 years ago have planted the seeds of various endeavors and helped nurture them to strengthen the social fabric ...

April 25, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Golfers will help kids stay on right path

A round of golf can help kids get on the right path.

April 25, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Sanctuary state debate: To fan or not to fan flames

It's a legitimate question: Shouldn't Manteca take a position on the sanctuary state debate as Ripon and a small but growing number of ...

April 24, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


PLANTING 100 TREES

Manteca Rotary's gift to Manteca in its centennial year is 100 trees.

April 24, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Hay baler gets nod for Hall of Fame

Everett Rankins - the most prolific hay baler in San Joaquin County history - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.

April 24, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Genius Hour: Turning passions into life lessons

Stella Brockman teacher Christina Hansen has created a junior high version of the hit reality series "Shark Tank".

April 23, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SUMMER FUN COMING!

Manteca Parks & Recreation has a wide repertoire of classes, day camps, sports programs, and special events planned that they will share during the Summer Season ...

April 23, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Coming back looking like I was in a cat fight & not on a hike

I stepped gingerly over a fallen tree of about four feet in diameter that had been weakened by a fire years ago about a mile ...

April 23, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SSJID could help reduce groundwater use by adding more farmland & city deliveries

The South San Joaquin Irrigation District could prove critical to the South County's ability to meet state mandates regarding groundwater management by annexing farmland ...

April 21, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


THE FINAL RAIL LINK

The final link in the transcontinental railroad was not at the much-celebrated meeting of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific on May 10, 1869 at ...

April 21, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Freeloading via non-taxed Internet sales

Say Manteca residents buy $50,000 worth of clothes, office supplies, home accessories and such each day from Internet firms such as Wayfair, small independents ...

April 21, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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