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You may soon pay for PG&E’s negligence

PG&E is about to make you pay for their negligence.

September 11, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Has bottom arrived in Manteca?

Two years ago this month there was a record 625 resale homes available in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon. Of those, more than 250 were foreclosures including almost 180 in Manteca.

September 11, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


54 layoffs possible in 30 days

Thirty-day layoff notices are being sent to 248 City of Manteca employees today.

September 10, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Depreciation, age factors put value of PG&E system at $65.1 million

A typical PG&E power pole and line serving Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon is 37 years-old.

September 10, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


PG&E workers would lose 25% power discount

Several readers pointed out that not everyone in Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon will see their power bills reduced by 15 percent should South San Joaquin Irrigation District displace PG&E as the retail electricity providers.

September 10, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Denial & flight give both gangs, drugs upper hand

Just how did we let drugs get such a destructive hold on our communities?

September 10, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


City insurance will cover gap in coverage of duplex owner

There was one other victim of the aftermath of the Bank of America robbery that left two young families homeless – an elderly landlord.

September 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca declines state gesture to allow it to put cats & dogs to death quicker

Manteca has no plans to start euthanizing unclaimed stray pets sooner just to save a few dollars.

September 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Five earn appointment to youth advisory board

Five teens have earned appointment to the Manteca Youth Advisory Commission.

September 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


I should feel guilty about ignoring nearby gang graffiti

A punk – and there is no other way to describe whoever did it – spray painted "SUR" on my garage door almost two weeks ago.

September 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca lends a hand

Dotty Thompson walked up to Wayne DeLaughder – a young man who is father to a week-old son – and quietly placed some cash into his hands.

September 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Shrinking resale inventory far cry from 2 years ago

It was doom and gloom two years ago.

September 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Perfect to a ‘T’ – time, talk & tear gas

The resolution to the dramatic 11-hour stand-off between law enforcement and two armed bank robbery suspects holed up in a South Lincoln Avenue duplex came down to what Manteca Police Chief Dave Bricker refers to as the three "T"s – time, talk, and tear gas.

September 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Motorcycle run helps sends treats to those serving America

It started as a simple gesture.

September 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Daunting prospect: 15 police layoffs plus more criminals

Measure M – no pun intended – is saving Manteca's bacon.

September 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


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McKinley-120 interchange

The proposed McKinley Avenue interchange could be the first step toward easing congestion on the 120 Bypass.

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS

Mike Morowit's financial savvy has managed to keep Miner Mart a viable business through two economic downturns and a tectonic shift in Manteca retailing during the past 20 years.

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Doing the right thing

Honest people do exist.

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Forced estate sale thanks to ADA suit at Barnwood in Ripon

Perhaps Carmichael-based attorney Scott Johnson will drop by the Barnwood Restaurant in Ripon this Friday or Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. to see if he can pick up a bargain.

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Waterford thanks Thomas for efforts

Helping Manteca Chamber of Commerce clean flags and replace those that have been damaged: $5,000 or so.

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


MJC seeking chain gang

Want to join a gang?

July 30, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Growth triumphs over Manteca Rural Committee

Back in the 1980s the residents along the north side of Louise Avenue between Airport Way and the railroad tracks formed the nucleus of the Manteca Rural Committee.

July 29, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Tough Manteca balancing act

Manteca has entered the green versus yellow lawn quandary.

July 28, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


THE DEL WEBB EFFECT

Spreckels Sugar in the 1950s paid its employees one week in $2 bills.

July 26, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Wood actually took 23 years, not two hours to die in Arizona

Do not get teary-eyed or enraged thinking about how Joseph R. Wood III died.

July 26, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


LOOK IN LATHROP

Homes that qualify for FHA mortgages are in high demand.

July 25, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Is City of Bell to big to govern?

The City of Bell consists of 2.64 square miles.

July 25, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Water: Outlook not good

A streak of sub-90 degree days has Public Works Director Mike Houghton concerned.

July 24, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca: The Mother of All water wasters

The City of Manteca is the biggest water waster by far.

July 24, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca scores with BLD

The Big League Dreams sports complex is heading into the home stretch of its eighth full season and it is still scoring big for Manteca.

July 23, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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