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Apartments lag behind homes

More than nine times as many single family homes have been built in Manteca during the past 25 years than apartments.

June 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


It's July 3rd & 4th

The City of Manteca is celebrating the Fourth of July on July 3.

June 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Standing at work is better than standing in an unemployment line

Back in the 1990s, a Ford executive was showing off a new line of robots that assemble vehicles to a United Auto Workers representative.

June 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Moffat, E. Yosemite road work

Expect delays on Moffat Boulevard as well as East Yosemite Avenue between Cottage Avenue and Commerce Drive for the next few weeks.

June 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Here comes summer!

Get ready for a hot time in Manteca this week.

June 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Policy opens door for Manteca vendor

Homeless people wanting to access restrooms inside the Manteca Library when the outside lobby doors are locked are forcing the city to upgrade the double glass lobby doors.

June 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A bright idea from Uncle Sam: Mercury poisoning possibility for every household

Lead and asbestos have been banned by government decree from being used in homes.

June 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Manteca writing off $414,253

Bad debt write-offs for non-payment of municipal utilities have dropped for the first time after growing for four years.

June 19, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca updating rules governing dog owners

If your dog is licensed and you have it on a leash walking around town but without the city issued identification tag Manteca's animal services officers can impound it.

June 19, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


So you think that tip you put down is something extra for good service

A tip is a gratuity, right?

June 19, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca buying 417 acres of farmland

Manteca is spending $3.4 million to buy 417 acres deep in the rural farm country to the south of the city.

June 18, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


272 Manteca residents land jobs during May

Manteca enjoyed a second straight month of a full percentage point drop in unemployment in May as the jobless rate has now fallen from 16.1 percent in March to 14.1 percent in April.

June 18, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Brown’s RDA budget trick burdens local taxpayers with bill for excessive state spending

You tell your family that it's time to live within your means.

June 18, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


It’s expensive to rent in SJ County

At a median gross rent of $988 a month San Joaquin is the most expensive county to rent housing in the entire Central Valley.

June 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


GIVING FAMILIES HOPE

David Cox could easily have used the $125 he shelled out for a ticket to Thursday's summer garden party benefiting HOPE Family Shelter on something else.

June 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Illegal fireworks crackdown

Those firing off illegal fireworks in Manteca starting July 1 could run a greater risk of being slapped with a $750 fine plus the cost ...

May 02, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca may up fee for non-resident golf

Non-resident green fees for playing 18 holes at the Manteca Golf Course may increase by $1 starting July 1.

May 02, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The fallacy of minimum wage & rising the tide

Forty-six years ago I was flipping burgers at the Squirrel Cage in Lincoln. I was making $1.65 an hour. It was California's minimum ...

May 01, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca needs to tweak North Main decision

Sitting in traffic on North Main Street on a weekday afternoon or a late Saturday morning as it struggles to snake through downtown makes you ...

April 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Minimum wage, maximum pain

California's minimum wage laws are already having severe impacts on Manteca's two leading non-profits - Give Every Child a Chance and the Manteca-Lathrop Boys ...

April 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Homes may soon border Sedan Ave.

Manteca's first residential project aimed at serving four distinct income brackets of home buyers is being proposed on 339 acres stretching from a point ...

April 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


My favorite song? Try ‘California’ by Sinatra

My taste in music runs the gamut from rock to jazz as well as country to western.

April 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Fireworks on 4th at Woodward?

Manteca's Independence Day celebration at Big League Dreams sports complex has been a dud of sorts when it comes to attendance to the activities ...

April 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Waterford joining Manteca Hall of Fame

Phil Waterford - a businessman driven to serve the less fortunate in the community - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.

April 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


California: Is it the next stoner state?

Jerry Brown a few years back was asked to comment on the drive to legalize recreational use of pot in California.

April 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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 ...

April 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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 ...

April 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


NEW WATER SOURCE FOR COURSE

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

April 27, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


$500 fines possible for water abuse

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

April 27, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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 ...

April 27, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


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