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Get ready for the Beach Grandpas 2012 reunion tour

"California Girls" is one of my favorite songs.

December 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


603 new homes built in Manteca in 23 months

Manteca developers have built 603 single family homes during the past 23 months.

December 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Preparing to accommodate 20,000+ additional toilets

It's a line that will help flush 20,000-plus toilets.

December 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


3 died in Manteca during flu epidemic of 1918-1919

The last time Manteca – and the rest of the United States – faced a major flu epidemic that had the potential of closing schools and quarantining victims was 93 years ago.

December 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Getting rid of unfocused MJC, Delta students

A free education, it is a misnomer if there ever was one.

December 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


City replacing Model-T era garage

The new City of Manteca vehicle maintenance facility that is being built on the southeast corner of South Main and Wetmore streets employs a simple and functional design.

December 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


ADVANTAGE FOR KIDS

A few years ago most of the youngsters making gingerbread men in a portable classroom at the Nile Garden campus after school would have been dubbed "latchkey" kids.

December 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


First City Hall broke for Manteca started in 1923

The two-story brick building complete with Spanish-style roof tile at the point of a triangle-shaped block across from Library Park where Manteca and Sycamore avenues connect at one time was the pride of Manteca.

December 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


In retrospect, 2011 was a good year for most of us

Just five days to go for 2011.

December 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


24-inch baseball coming to park

The biggest baseball in Manteca could be a big hit with shutterbugs this spring.

December 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Aerial platform engine sidelined 50% of the time

The loss of three firefighters since July 1 due to budget constraints is forcing the Manteca Fire Department to take an engine company out of service 50 percent of the time.

December 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


iPad 2 helps take you from i-Resist to i-Enthralled

I resisted joining the i-Tech revolution.

December 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Customer support: Abstract concept for some firms

Customer support is perhaps the most laughable term ever coined by corporate types.

December 24, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


An extreme makeover for HOPE

It is without a doubt the classiest, if not nicest, family homeless shelter in the Northern San Joaquin Valley.

December 24, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Harris wants city to get tough on foreclosure upkeep

The lingering neighborhood scars of uncared for foreclosed homes could pump new life into the enforcement of Manteca's aggressive property maintenance ordinance adopted in 2009.

December 24, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Orange joining Manteca’s solid waste rainbow

Sometime in the next decade the City of Manteca will likely stop weekly "garbage" collection.

December 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


How about buying small garbage cart upgrade from city?

There's a dose of good news - and possibly more - for those Manteca solid waste customers not thrilled about the City of Manteca's prouncement ...

December 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


FIRE STATION BREAKS GROUND

Ground broke Wednesday at River Islands at Lathrop for the first of what could end up being three fire stations in the largest planned community ...

December 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The real wall we need to build is in DC

Building a wall, per se, won't address what is really fueling a mass "illegal" immigration from south of the border.

December 07, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Other Views


Garbage costing more in March

There's a chance the solid waste increases the Manteca City Council adopted Tuesday won't be fully implemented within four years as adopted.

December 07, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SOROPTIMIST MAGIC

There's something magical about the Manteca Soroptimists' Holiday Affair.

December 07, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Let’s restore steelhead in the LA River

"Though the great salmon runs were only in Northern California rivers, steelhead trout were trapped, speared or hooked as they returned to from the sea ...

December 06, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Gary Singh embodies the true American Dream

Twenty-four years ago Gary Singh was struggling to learn English.

December 06, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


600 fish will cost 209 region $250 million

A state bid to increase the net annual number of new fish on three rivers that provide the economic lifeblood for the Northern San Joaquin ...

December 06, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SIZZLER

Breakfast omelets at a Sizzler?

December 06, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Moorhead, Singh take oath today

Newcomer Gary Singh and incumbent Debby Moorhead will take the oath of office during a special Manteca City Council meeting set for 4 o'clock ...

December 05, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


TRASH TALK THIS TUESDAY

Manteca is moving to level the playing field when it comes to fees charged - or not charged - to collect garbage.

December 05, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Learning about life in Death Valley

I was near the top of Thimble Peak some 6,381 feet above the floor of Death Valley. What I saw before me was a ...

December 05, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Del Webb founder had SJ Valley roots

The largest residential development so far in Manteca history - and one that is slowly changing the city's demographics -is the progression of an idea ...

December 03, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Cannery was first Manteca industry

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

December 02, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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