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Manteca developers build, sell 834 homes since 2007

Manteca developers have built and sold 834 homes since the start of 2007.

November 02, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Distribution, not houses, first

Job centers and not housing are in line to develop first in the proposed 1,049-acre Austin Road Business Park project.

November 02, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Gang violence sends aggravated assault

Crime in Manteca this year through the end of August experienced double digit drops in year-to-year comparisons in all but three of the 12 felonies that the FBI uses to determine the relative safety of communities.

November 02, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


It can be brutal running & serving on local boards

No matter what you think of Carlon Perry, Willie Weatherford, Debby Moorhead, Ben Cantu and all of the other candidates for local offices in today's elections in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop you have got to admire them.

November 02, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Turkeys R Us may not meet needs of 1,620 needy families on Thanksgiving

There are 24 days left until Thanksgiving and Turkeys R Us has raised only enough money so far to provide the traditional holiday meal for 1,080 struggling families in Manteca, Ripon, and Lathrop.

November 01, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Who’ll get nod Tuesday as mayor of Manteca?

Four candidates seeking election in Manteca's marquee race for mayor on Tuesday all have city government experience.

November 01, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Mega distribution proposed

Manteca planners have heard a group of rural residents northwest of the city loud and clear.

November 01, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Myths endure about farming in California

Californians are amazing.

November 01, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


It’s a go for bigger Library Park

By DENNIS WYATT

October 31, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Live auction offers SWAT team training, day with city firefighters

You will have a chance to bid on unusual items ranging from training with the Manteca Police SWAT team to spending 10 hours with firefighters tagging along on calls as part of an effort to fund Boys & Girls Club programs for 1,500 kids.

October 31, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca farmers posed to set new standard for using water sparingly

Farmers south of Manteca will employ some of California's most efficient irrigation methods when the 2012 growing season starts.

October 31, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Is whining turning United States into nation of losers?

Americans never used to whine.

October 31, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Harris: RDA has helped Manteca avoid blight

John Harris judges the success of redevelopment in two ways - what it has brought to Manteca and what it has eliminated.

October 30, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Are highway electronic message signs a bright idea for Manteca?

Neighbors of former Manteca City Council member Jay Smart once joked they could actually read the newspaper at their kitchen table at night from the glow of 2,000 plus lights he put on the roof of his former Higton Street home each Christmas.

October 30, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Giving up ghosts (white bed sheets) of Halloween past

Halloween is fairly anti-climactic for weird costumes given the tendency of some parents these days to let their pre-teen kids dye their hair bizarre colors, wear dog collars and even allow 10-year-old boys to have a pierced ear or two.

October 30, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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Is school board buying candy when there isn’t enough for food?

Since when did football fields become more important than functional and safe classrooms?

February 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca water is safe

Manteca has avoided drinking water quality issues plaguing some cities.

February 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca using less water than in January 2011

Manteca had 6,000 less residents in January 2011 - the last time there was normal or above average rainfall in January - and used 7.5 ...

February 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


More solar trash cans on the way

Solar power is helping Manteca reduce trash collection costs.

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca Unified looking at middle grade programs

Core strength.

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


More storage condo units being built

Dream of owning your own condo in Manteca?

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Serious crime up in Manteca

Burglaries shot up 21.58 percent in Manteca during 2015.

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


FILL UP AT ‘MANTECA’

There's a new gas station that may be coming to Manteca.

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Bill is paid but city still cuts off water

Water got cut off Wednesday to 12 apartments at a complex in the 1300 block of East North Street.

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Free condoms for 13-year-old boys and girls

If you discovered someone in your neighborhood was handing out condoms to 13 year-olds, what would you do?

February 10, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Looking to hire 200+

The biggest employer in the South County is looking to hire more than 200 new employees.

February 09, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Artificial turf at MHS, EU: 8.5 million greenbacks

Get ready for sticker shock.

February 09, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Public safety sales tax revenues stall

Dropping gas prices that in turn have reduced municipal sales tax collected at the pump has stalled growth in the Measure M public sales tax ...

February 09, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


State water strategy: Crush the little guy

The water wars in California are getting uglier.

February 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Atherton heading south

Atherton Drive will soon extend south of Woodward Avenue.

February 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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