View Mobile Site

Archive By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Oversight board considering OK for $3.9M debt payment

Manteca's payment on outstanding redevelopment agency debt for the final six months of 2013 is $3,988,934.

February 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


99 interchange: Ripon, Manteca differ on location

Somewhere down the road Manteca and Ripon are going to become real close neighbors.

February 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The new math: 49 + 29 = fewer full-time jobs

A side effect of more healthcare insurance coverage is becoming painfully apparent - a less robust economy for those struggling to stay afloat.

February 24, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


What will happen to Lindbergh?

Lindbergh School doesn't have a future as a satellite campus for California State University at Stanislaus.

February 23, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


SSJID may soon replace PG&E for Ripon power

Ripon residents who pay higher electrical rates than their neighbors who switched to Modesto Irrigation District may soon have their bills slashed by 15 percent.

February 23, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Ripon News


Potomac myth: More taxes are good for economy

Taxes - according to more than a few folks in positions of power - stimulate the economy.

February 22, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Odds improve for stray dogs, cats

Stray dogs and cats picked up by animal control in Manteca are less likely to be euthanized today than two years ago.

February 22, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The higher they went, the harder a home price fell

The highest sale price ever recorded in Manteca for a production home was $720,000.

February 22, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


A way Manteca can help homeless & clean up the city

Manteca's panhandling ordinance is a bust.

February 21, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Almonds & fun: It’s time to go nuts!

So why are people nuts about the Ripon Almond Blossom Festival?

February 21, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Almond Blossom Festival


Almond Blossom Festival: A sweet time of the year

It is bud time - and we don't mean "bud" as in Budweiser beer.

February 21, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Almond Blossom Festival


IT’S BEE-ZY TIME OF YEAR

(Editor's note: This story first ran in 2012.)

February 21, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | Almond Blossom Festival


Water tank may have capacity for 2.3M flushes

By this time next year you may be able to visualize how much water is needed for 233,000 five-minute showers using low-flow heads.

February 20, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY NEXT?

Manteca may have a partial cure for what is considered one of the biggest drags on improving the economic lot of many San Joaquin Valley residents - the region's high rate of illiteracy.

February 19, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Interest in building 438 age-restricted homes along Louise

Shadowbrook - a gated age-restricted community envisioned just prior to the housing collapse - may start moving forward.

February 19, 2013 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


« First  « Prev  291 292 293 294 295  Next »  Last »

Page 293 of 584

Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


‘Two’ roads better than one for Raymus Parkway

It started out more than a decade ago as a four-lane expressway designed to move a high volume of cars around the ultimate southern edge ...

January 20, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


2017: 822 HOUSING STARTS

If you live south of the 120 Bypass the odds are likely you're being serenaded each workday morning by the sound of circular saws ...

January 20, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca Unified staging job fair next Saturday

The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 250 new employees.

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Pacheco Pass may turn high speed rail into Jerry’s Folly

Twenty-seven miles east of Hollister in the heart of earthquake country is where California High Speed Rail could meet its Waterloo.

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca may restrict ‘Pods’

That storage container sitting in your neighbor's driveway for the past year would be afoul of a proposed new Manteca municipal ordinance language

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Keeping things just ducky in Manteca

Paula Brillon has spent nearly two years making sure things are just ducky for the 16 abandoned ducks that call the small manmade lake that ...

January 19, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


One man’s crumbs is another man’s lunch

The price we pay for living in California can be taxing - literally.

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Budget clouds on horizon

Manteca Unified stands to receive $12 million in additional funding from the state for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year but may have limited wriggle room ...

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


DHM installs state-of-the-art CT scanner

Doctors Hospital of Manteca - in a bid to offer patients cutting edge medical care - has invested $1.3 million for a state-of-art 128 slice Computer ...

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Hall of Fame seeks 2018 nominees

Alex Hildebrand was an engineer by training and a farmer by vocation.

January 18, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Toilet’ countries, prejudice, politics & the Dreamers

Lyndon B. Johnson was fortunate that he was in the White House in an era where those meeting with him didn't whip out smartphones ...

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


4,012 HOUSING UNITS

Get ready for a new Manteca building boom south of the future McKinley Avenue and 120 Bypass interchange.

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Breakfast Saturday marks start of centennial year

Manteca is marking its 100th year as a city in 2018 with a series of events.

January 17, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Hungry, please make payment via WeChat app’

Get ready for the future.

January 16, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA’S HOTTEST TICKET

Judging by the demand over the last two years, the hottest tickets to get in February are to the Manteca Youth Advisory Commission's father-daughter ...

January 16, 2018 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1 2 3 4 5  Next »  Last »

Page 1 of 10


Please wait ...