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Attorney: King has no conflict serving as paid MUST director

School board member Wendy King does not have a conflict of interest serving as the paid executive director of the nonprofit Manteca Unified Student Trust (MUST) that provides after school sports programs and supports the school farm, academics as well as the arts and sciences.

May 08, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


The $25,000 question MUST be answered

Manteca Unified Student Trust is a solid non-profit that's working for kids.

May 08, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


River Islands will offer true executive home sites

It's hard to envision a high concentration of true "million dollar homes" in the South County given today's housing market.

May 07, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Atherton: The next speedway?

The completion of the missing link on Atherton Drive later this year could make it dicey for pedestrians and bicyclists crossing at Wellington Avenue.

May 07, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Remember when boys wore pants on the waist & not below?

Remember the folks back in the early 1970s who said loosening school dress codes would destroy Western Civilization as we then knew it?

May 07, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The bridge to the future

LATHROP - Some may call it a $17 million vote of confidence in the economic future of the Northern San Joaquin Valley.

May 06, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca Business Alliance stressing buy local benefits

Jason Moran has faith that the private sector – and not government – is the best way to improve the Manteca economy.

May 06, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | BUSINESS


Waiting for Mr. Smith to go to Sacramento

They won't be waiting for Superman Monday at the corner of Louise Avenue and Main Street.

May 06, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


New 700-student campus may open as charter school

The South County's next public school could open with space for 700 kindergarten through eighth grade students but without a single "local" student sitting in a desk.

May 05, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Who is burning Moffat?

The 99 Recycling building went up in flames Wednesday

May 05, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Woodward Park neighbors: Ticket more aggressively and save $20,000

Thirty-six citations were issued this past weekend in the Woodward Park neighborhood for blocking fire hydrants, partially blocking driveways, and blocking handicapped access points.

May 05, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Council onboard for station

Manteca's last train station was a combined passenger depot, freight stop, and mail bag pick-up.

May 04, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Will Manteca tear out Wilson Park for a parking lot?

Wilson Park tucked behind the Post Office where Manteca and Sycamore avenues converge before meeting Center Street isn't the city's smallest park. That honor goes to appropriately named Mini Park that was created beneath a PG&E power tower on the southeast corner of Elm Avenue and North Street just three blocks away.

May 04, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The road to Manteca’s future

You can't get much of anywhere on Atherton Drive today.

May 03, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Lathrop implements voluntary common dress for upcoming 2011-12 school year

LATHROP - A "voluntary common dress" is being implemented at Lathrop Elementary when the new school year starts in August.

May 03, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Education


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


1900s: Manteca starts as wide spot on road

The 20th century dawned in Manteca without a domestic water system, a public sewer, or even electricity.

July 22, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


War brings major change to Manteca

Editor's note: The following is part of a series recapping Manteca history.

July 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1930s: farm woes, fires, floods in ‘quiet decade’

The 1930s could be characterized as Manteca's "quiet decade" if it weren't for the first major flood of the 20th century, labor strife ...

July 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1910s: Water brought prosperity to Manteca

Water.

July 19, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Bulbs’ & de facto right turn lanes

Editor's note: Dennis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared March 26, 2005 in the Manteca Bulletin. The city, 11 years later, is ...

July 18, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA GROWS UP

Karen McLaughlin's tenure as Manteca's city manager came to an end this week.

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City manager job wasn’t on radar

Karen McLaughlin didn't start out in life with the goal of becoming a city manager.

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Water play stays dry awaiting state

Joanne Beattie would love to have the city turn back on the $450,000 interactive water play feature at Library Park on Tuesdays during the ...

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Circle K with gas pumps at Bypass & Main

The first commercial construction south of the 120 Bypass since the Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley opened eight years ago will be a convenience store ...

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


1800s: Cowell walked across Sierra Nevada

Editor's note: The following is the first in a series recapping Manteca history.

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Environmental perfectionism can kill people

Editor's note: Dennis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared Feb. 16, 2005 in the Manteca Bulletin.

July 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca’s problem: Silicon in Bay Area

Manteca's destiny is sealed but its fate isn't.

July 15, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


GECAC: 79.2% success rate

"If you put a caring adult across from a struggling student amazing things will happen." - the late Antone Raymus

July 15, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


NEW $500K ENGINE

Manteca's newest fire engine rides higher for a reason.

July 15, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Impromptu steak dinner for homeless

Jeff Shields had a dilemma.

July 15, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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