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ICE is right to go after employers on illegal workers

There is a line in the illegal immigration debate that goes something like this: Illegal workers pay tons of taxes that help subsidize the rest of us because they can't benefit from them such as Social Security tax.

April 23, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Different road for Woodward?

Mayor Willie Weatherford believes there is a way to slow traffic down, partially resolve Woodward Park parking problems on the weekend, and make it safer for pedestrians crossing Woodward Avenue at the same time.

April 22, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Treasure Island: San Francisco’s answer to Atlantis

San Francisco - some pessimists contend - is a city waiting to die.

April 22, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


It’s time for the bell to toll for class-action lawyers

I've got nothing against Taco Bell. It is what it is.

April 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Jinkens gets mayor’s ear

David Jinkens - who served as Manteca's city manager up until 14 years ago - has some suggestions on ways to stimulate the local economy.

April 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Hard work produces repeat business

Farm fresh isn't just a slogan with Denise Eastburn.

April 21, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Foreclosures justify RDA

Manteca may roll out a lease-buy program for foreclosed homeowners in a bid to get them back into a home of their own.

April 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Woodward, Buena Vista: Crosswalk gets OK

Stacey Ivey-Hernandez started getting concerned about the safety of her kids and other Paseo West neighborhood children having to cross busy and often high-speed Woodward Avenue walking to school over a year ago.

April 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Was Sleepy of Seven Dwarfs fame an air traffic controller?

Where's Ronald Reagan when you need him?

April 20, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Obama bucks = bus shelters

If you ride Manteca Transit and don't like standing around waiting for the bus, soon you'll be able to thank the housing mortgage meltdown for providing bus stop benches.

April 19, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Aerial fireworks, a free concert featuring country star Josh Gracin, and a number of other events designed to bring people together to remember the sacrifice of soldiers as well as to honor those who returned home safely costs money.

April 19, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca mulls crosswalk policy

Future crosswalks at uncontrolled intersections in Manteca may no longer simply consist of dual solid lines from curb-to-curb or even the solid bar markings that appear on a crossing midway between North Street and the Highway 99 overcrossing on Cottage Avenue.

April 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


A council debate Friends of the Manteca Library should check out

The Friends of the Manteca Library take note. The Manteca City Council on Tuesday is considering going on record opposing Assembly Bill 438.

April 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Weed cops hit streets May 1

The extended rainy season may have broken the back of the drought but it has created another major concern - grass fires.

April 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SSJID & Manteca: A history of prosperity

Evelyn Prouty makes sure that people understand if it wasn't for the South San Joaquin Irrigation District and its economic stewardship, Manteca as it is known today wouldn't exist.

April 17, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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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


PITCHER PERFECT

Most of the time, a three-hitter with eight strikeouts will yield a win for a pitcher.

April 27, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


It was almost worth losing the pepper tree

My neighbors have probably been wondering if I was ever going to top Christmas Eve 2010.

April 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Grassroots downtown plan

A low-key proposal to establish a partnership between the city, businesses, and property owners to breathe new life into downtown has been outlined by the ...

April 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


RETURN OF THE JEDI

Get ready for the return of the Jedi, Manteca Parks & Recreation style.

April 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Long reaps Hall of Fame honor

Henry C. Long - a farmer with roots dating back to 1901 in French Camp - is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame.

April 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Go ahead and tell me to take a hike

The mountains call.

April 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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