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It is time to pull the plug on California’s government

Santa Barbara is burning.

May 10, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Project’s design puts brakes on speed

Crivello Estates - a planned semi-custom neighborhood of 65 homes in East Manteca - is being designed to avoid Vasconcellos Avenue from being turned into a thoroughfare.

May 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Governor vows to hijack up to $2M from Manteca if ballot measures go down to defeat

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's threat to seize more property tax from California cities and counties should Proposition 1A not pass in the May 19 special election could cost the City of Manteca between $1 million and $2 million.

May 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Sweet words: ‘Due to inactivity on your account we are canceling your card’

Shortly after I turned 18 I got my first two credit cards from Mervyn's and Chevron.

May 09, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca crime continues to drop

Felony crimes dropped almost 11 percent in Manteca during March.

May 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Did liar home loans also attract criminal element to Manteca?

Has Manteca's crime rate gone down because some of the "right" people are losing their homes?

May 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The proverbial light at tunnel’s end?

There is only a large enough supply of homes Manteca to satisfy the current buying pace of 121 homes a month for the next six weeks.

May 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Court stops state from taking $1.3M

A court decision last week improved Manteca's budget outlook and made the state's woes – and that of local school districts - a bit bleaker.

May 07, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


City hires lobbying firm for $89K to seek money

Fleener Richards – a vocal critic of City Hall – believes for his money the Manteca City Council might be better off gambling with $89,000 instead of hiring a lobbying firm to press for federal stimulus funds.

May 07, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Politics


Weatherford Woods may ultimately help Manteca sewer woes

Weeping willows take on more water than the Titanic.

May 07, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


It may cost a lot more to flush

Non-native minnows so small that you can literally see through them almost sent Manteca's monthly wastewater treatment bills up to $100 per household.

May 06, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TICKET TIME FOR WEEDS

You've been warned. Manteca's weed cops hit the streets on May 15.

May 06, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Spotlight for Best of Manteca winners on May 15

Where else do you celebrate the "Best of Manteca" except in the business that literally put the Mann-teee -kaa! in Manteca – Manteca Trailer & RV.

May 06, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Purpletie.com proved the fallacy of many high tech based businesses

Remember Purpletie.com?

May 06, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The 10-second rule, swine flu & disregard for others’ health

Some people abide by the 10-second rule. Personally, mine is more like 30 seconds.

May 05, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


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Felonies still going down in Manteca

Felony crimes continue to drop in Manteca.

April 18, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Once ridiculed as a boondoggle, Tidewater is a success story

The old Tidewater Southern Railway corridor slicing through the heart of Manteca for years served as a magnet for the homeless, criminal activity, and those illegally dumping garbage.

April 18, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Tidewater crossing Lathrop Road

There's another traffic signal going up in Manteca.

April 17, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Recycled city water for farms?

Water Manteca residents send down the drain could one day help irrigate South County crops.

April 16, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Does Manteca Unified really need nine more schools?

Manteca Unified contends they need seven more elementary schools and two high schools in the next 20 years.

April 16, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Vicious circle of one-way street debate

Manteca's question for the ages is once again being asked: Should Yosemite Avenue and Center Street going through downtown be one-way venues?

April 15, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Every dog getting his day in court?

Cruella and Dante are dogs.

April 14, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca alleys: Retain & repair or eliminate?

Some new urban neighborhoods embrace alleys.

April 14, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Make it appeal to Petula Clark

It's not 1918 anymore.

April 12, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Trains: Can’t we just wait a few minutes?

The debate over trains irritates me.

April 12, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


VILLA TICINO

One owner homes often have tender loving care making them in some cases either on par or better than a new home.

April 11, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | HOME SCENE


Manteca may slash graywater system permits

Keeping Manteca green may take a little gray as in graywater.

April 11, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Bad guys help pay costs for police rig

There's no such thing as a free lunch - or a free mine-resistant protected (MRAP) for that matter.

April 11, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Senior advisory members sought

The Manteca City Council is looking for volunteers interested in serving on the Manteca Senior Advisory Committee.

April 11, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


The rabbit is coming up short

The Easter Bunny needs some help.

April 11, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


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