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2,635 more homes

Manteca's next big housing boom could take place in southwest Manteca.

August 09, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Cannery was first Manteca industry

Manteca's first industrial employer wasn't Spreckels Sugar.

August 09, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


DOWN BY THE RIVER SIDE

RIPON - You don't have to travel far for a peaceful woodland stroll along the river.

August 09, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Humpty Dumpty: A great fall caused by state mandates

Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall,

August 09, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Letters


Golf no longer scores as big issue

Golf might be a gentleman's game but its accompanying politics in Manteca historically have been more cut-throat than orderly.

August 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Gang violence rises as other crime drops

Gang-related assaults continue to grow in Manteca while virtually every other category of crime is experiencing double digit drops in year-to-year comparisons.

August 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


LM Fire board fails to answer the 9-1-1 call

Taxpayers too often are considered clueless cattle even by those who claim they are looking out for their best interests.

August 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


409 housing units in works in southwest Manteca

Over 400 housing units split almost evenly between single-family homes and apartments are envisioned for a 74.5-acre project in southwest Manteca dubbed Terra Ranch.

August 07, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A ‘dumb’ assertion about public power from Victor Mow

Victor Mow - who did little to improve the financial integrity of San Joaquin County while serving on the Board of Supervisors - penned an opinion piece about South San Joaquin Irrigation District essentially being reckless with public money.

August 07, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Manteca Police getting ready to throw (code) book at bad neighbors

If you think it's a crime to have some of the neighbors you have, you might just be right.

August 06, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Weatherford, Perry facing off for 3rd time

Eight hopefuls are seeking election to the Manteca City Council on Nov. 2.

August 06, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Melmac: Dishware for the Nuclear Age

If you know about Melmac and Alf - and what they have in common - then you were alive during the 1950s or thereafter and have an unusual sense of humor as far as the TV comedy shows you like.

August 06, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Adequate water for CenterPoint job center

Manteca has adequate water supplies for the development of 300 acres in northwest Manteca including the much-touted CenterPoint Intermodal Center.

August 05, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why California is between a rock and a hard place

California has a $19 billion deficit. The state's water plan for the next 20 years is non-existent. Education from kindergarten to the University of California is in crisis mode.

August 05, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Highway 99: Weeds of death

Councilman Steve DeBrum is getting impatient with weeds along Highway 99.

August 04, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Turning food waste into fuel

Spoiled food and table scraps you toss into your brown Toter will eventually help fuel the City of Manteca refuse trucks that collect your garbage, recyclables and yard waste.

May 22, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Silverman pans $2M freeway landscaping

It is safe to say Councilman Richard Silverman isn't impressed with the just completed $2 million landscaping project along the 120 Bypass and Highway 99 corridors through Manteca.

May 22, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘FILL THE HELMET’

Vietnam veteran George Terry is on a mission.

May 21, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Growth splits graduating 8th graders

Growth is tearing apart 8th grade classes this month.

May 21, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


Vierras donate $10K to VFW fund

John and Eleanor Vierra believe so strongly in the power of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6311 to provide a network of effective support for those who have served America in wars that they decided they needed to make a donation to the post's building fund.

May 20, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca cracks down on illegal soccer parking

Future soccer tournaments at Woodward Park could require the hosting organizations to hire an off-duty Manteca Police officer to write parking tickets in the surrounding neighborhoods.

May 20, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Scores don’t make a school. Teachers do.

Just how good is your school?

May 20, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Making sure they’re not forgotten

A Vietnam-era Huey helicopter is landing at Woodward Park on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. a half hour before the opening ceremony of what promises to be the biggest Memorial Weekend Commemoration yet.

May 19, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


3 percent of students are migrants

"Summer" vacation for 600 plus Manteca Unified students starts in mid-December and ends in mid-March.

May 19, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


4,000 plus signed up for Lathrop 5K Mud Run

A little more than 4,000 people have signed up for the 2015 edition of the Mud Run on the Farm taking place Saturday, May 30, at Dell'Osso Farms in Lathrop.

May 19, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Vicious women & beauty pageants

I like looking at women's legs. I'm not being sexist. I'm a guy.

May 19, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Will $2M landscaping survive?

It's the $2 million question: Now that a three-year maintenance contract has expired for landscaping planted along the 120 Bypass and Highway 99 corridor will it survive the drought?

May 18, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Feeding social media trumps living your life

I confess. I'm a closet taker of selfies.

May 18, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Police may add 4 positions

Manteca's Police force will add a police officer, a community service officer, a booking officer and an administrative assistant under the proposed $33 million municipal general fund budget for the fiscal year starting July 1.

May 16, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Graffiti vandals believe they are above the law & Mother Nature

Ron Kammeyer is redefining the word "audacity."

May 16, 2015 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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