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700 HOMELESS STUDENTS

It doesn't take up much space but what is in the small room tucked inside the health services office at the Manteca Unified district office complex makes a big difference in the lives of 700 students.

April 12, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


Clean restrooms going the way of 45-cent gasoline?

There was a time not too long ago when gas sold for 45 cents a gallon.

April 10, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


SSJID ready to commit

Now that independent numbers show it is do-able, the San Joaquin County Local Agency Formation Commission wants a written commitment that South San Joaquin Irrigation District will commit its resources to make 15 percent power rates lower for everyone in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon.

April 10, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Big bucks at stake in Manteca’s salt fight with state boards

A battle over salt levels in treated wastewater could end up costing Manteca residents and businesses hundreds of dollars a year if the city fails to prevail in its lawsuit against state agencies.

April 10, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Time for a bold move using RDA in downtown

Downtown Manteca - per se - is too fragmented in terms of property holdings to entice any major investor.

April 10, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Apartment rents up as vacancies drop across nation

Renters that have the desire and wherewithal to buy but are waiting for either lower prices or lower loan rates should consider this a warning.

April 09, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


UP putting in safety fence

Three months ago Union Pacific Railroad representatives told Manteca Councilman Vince Hernandez they were interested in erecting a safety fence between their tracks and Moffat Boulevard.

April 09, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Days of cars being king in Manteca may be on the wane

The plug has been pulled officially on plans to convert Airport Way into a six-lane thoroughfare and to make Woodward Avenue four lanes from Main Street west.

April 09, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca scores $967K for Louise Avenue work

Manteca's final share of a $19.9 billion transportation bond approved by state voters in 2006 will go toward improving Louise Avenue between Main Street and the eastern city limits.

April 09, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why give ‘greedy’ home buyers a break on principal they owe on loans?

It's tough to have much respect for attorney generals these days.

April 09, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


No council flip flop on Maple

The 100 block of Maple Avenue - the latest focus in the perennial tiffs over downtown streets - will continue to have one-way traffic heading south.

April 08, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Abeldt retiring as exec leader of Manteca Visitors Center

Linda Abeldt spent 13 years sending people out of Manteca as the owner of a travel agency.

April 08, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Let’s find out if Sacramento leaders have real courage, brains & hearts

Get ready for Abbott & Costello and The Three Stooges Destroy California Tour.

April 08, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Major road work ahead

Period detours this spring and summer will ultimately mean smoother rides on five segments of some of the most heavily traveled streets in Manteca.

April 07, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Cinco de Mayo is as American as you can get

People need to stop having heart palpitations over Cinco de Mayo celebrations.

April 07, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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If it looks like a steal it probably is

Do you have $63.80 you can toss into a garbage disposal and flip the switch on for every member that's in your household?

May 25, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca Futbol Club scores with neighbors

The Manteca Futbol Club took it upon themselves to pay the City of Manteca to have an off-duty Manteca Police officer work the streets in ...

May 25, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Anti-panhandling signs give wrong impression

City Manager Karen McLaughlin is not wild about the idea of posting signs at freeway off-ramps referencing Manteca's anti-panhandling ordinance.

May 25, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The $4,794.80 fridge for those that need 24/7 food surveillance

Mark Zuckerberg would be busing tables at Olive Garden if he relied on people like me to make him rich.

May 24, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


BEAUTIFUL FUTURE

The dry weeds choking the new medians on North Main Street as well as the Lathrop Road replacement interchange on Highway 99 are only temporary.

May 24, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


SUMMER KICK-OFF

Manteca Parks & Recreation is ushering in summer on Saturday, June 4, with a three-hour event designed to help parents explore recreation class programs for their ...

May 24, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Free dinner this Friday for veterans

Are you a veteran?

May 24, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Political hacks distort truth to smear Vogel

Want to see what a classic political hit piece looks like?

May 23, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Zapien: Build Manteca center

The rise of South San Joaquin County isn't lost on Moses Zapien.

May 23, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


CLASS OF 2016

Generations of Manteca-Lathrop residents owe their good health to Dr. Randall K. Yee and his late father Dr. Richard Duck Moon Yee.

May 23, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Political hit piece aimed at Manteca councilman along with wife

Richard and Linda Silverman had a bit of a surprise this past week.

May 22, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Homeless can do the crime and not do the time

Welcome to San Joaquin County, Homeless Haven USA.

May 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


GRAND SLAM

Ten years this October the first ball was tossed at Big League Dreams - a $30 million sports complex that displaced fields of corn that was ...

May 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


BLD got Manteca into the game

It's more than simply six softball fields, an indoor soccer arena, and a pair of restaurants.

May 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Council weans CVB off hotel room taxes

Manteca visitors are expected to spend almost $11 million on hotel rooms - including nearly $1 million in room taxes - in the fiscal year starting July ...

May 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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