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Enforcing sign ordinance – or lack thereof – is a big issue

Want to pick out a controversial issue in Manteca that seems to never end?

September 18, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Election countdown: Get ready for run on guns at Bass Pro

You might want to do your gun shopping at Bass Pro Shops now to avoid the rush should President Barack Obama get re-elected in November.

September 18, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Interchange key to growth patterns

Somewhere near the water tower perched at the end of a line of palm trees along Highway 99 between Manteca and Ripon is where a major interchange key to growth for the next 30 years in both cities is expected to be built.

September 17, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City may demand insurance coverage for A-frames, banner flags on sidewalk

Del Taco's A-frame sign hawking fish taco deals on the sidewalk could soon be illegal.

September 17, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


5 vacancies left to fill on youth board

High school students are being sought to apply for five vacancies on the Manteca Youth Advisory Commission.

September 17, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Proposed sign rule may put at least 24 people out of work

Chris Kroshus doesn't want to be a burden on anyone - including the system.

September 17, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Sign wavers, beggars the same?

It could be illegal in Manteca by November to either solicit money or be paid money to work as a human sign within 100 feet of controlled intersections.

September 15, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Almond harvest is part of what makes San Joaquin Valley wonderful

I confess.

September 15, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


The loss of local jobs hits SJ Valley meth industry

It's the same old story.

September 14, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Power play decision in November

Fracking - and the subsequent surge in natural gas supplies it has helped trigger - is expected to enhance South San Joaquin Irrigation District's ability to lower electrical rates across the board 15 percent in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.

September 14, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Turning librarians into conveyers of pseudo citizenship

Librarians aren't exactly experts on terror, drug operations, or the nuances of federal law enforcement.

September 13, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


We need to stop asking Uncle Sam to make us whole

Let's say someone has a home they either own free and clear or have very little left to pay off on their mortgage.

September 13, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Solar panels could one day cover BLD parking lot

Drop by the Big League Dreams to catch a game or run by Costco and you might one day be able to park your car in the shade and save money on your Manteca municipal sewer bill.

September 13, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca Unified striving for A+ energy savings

The wave of the future when it comes to local government efficiency is coming to a neighborhood near you.

September 12, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SF buries evidence of it heinous crime against the Delta

'Dam'-ing evidence of one of the most heinous crimes of environmental destruction ever visited upon the San Joaquin Delta in the name of development lies buried in the ground south of the Stanislaus River.

September 11, 2012 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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Here’s one thing we really don’t want to be like Pleasanton

A lot of people look toward Pleasanton - along with Dublin and Livermore - and sigh about how great it would be to like one of the ...

June 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


WORK STARTS ON APARTMENTS

Manteca's 21st century apartment row - envisioned in the 2000 general plan - will be completed by mid-2018.

June 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Mosquitofish take bite out of Nile Virus threat

San Joaquin County in 2016 - even with the drought having a solid grip on the region - racked up 13 human cases of mosquito borne Nile ...

June 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


New lawn mower costs almost as much as Manteca home sold in 1993

You could buy a median priced resale home in Manteca back in 1993 for $125,700.

June 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Lies, damned lies & the Twin Tunnels

In the Ohlone Wilderness south of Pleasanton is a 220-foot tall reminder that the past may catch up with California.

June 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Hose cart returning for July 4th

The temperatures are expected to reach the mid-90s on the Fourth of July but there's no worry to be alarmed about sweating while watching ...

June 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT ZONE

Manteca's next community park is apparently going to be at least a half a mile from the nearest house, accessible only via heavily traveled ...

June 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


ILLEGAL FIREWORKS: ‘NAIL ‘EM’

Tired of your neighborhood looking and sounding like a firefight in Kabul?

June 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca lands $3M grant for food to fuel

Manteca is setting a new standard in forward thinking when it comes to diverting garbage from landfills.

June 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Price, offerings luring new members

The Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club is enjoying a surge in first-time membership.

June 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


DRIVING MANTECA

Manteca's build-as-you-grow approach to major roads makes sure that development pays the tab.

June 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


How Manteca’s council allows public safety to be jeopardized

The Manteca City Council is inadvertently placing the safety of the public and police at risk.

June 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


She’s living proof there’s hope

If you wonder how the homeless try to stay cool on a 100-degree day, just ask Michelle Whittaker.

June 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Petco plans Manteca location

Manteca is getting a third store devoted exclusively to pets.

June 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A VISION FOR AFFORDABLITY

Drive Highway 99 north through Stockton and you'll change any preconceived notions you may have about affordable housing.

June 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


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