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We need to address homeless problem without sentimentality

It is easy to get teary eyed about the homeless especially given the 16 percent unemployment rate in Manteca. In the back of our minds we probably think that it could easily be us living on the streets

September 09, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


The battle for Library Park

The stakes are high in the battle for Library Park.

September 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Weeds about to become history at 99 & Yosemite

Councilman Steve DeBrum is getting tired of huge tumbleweeds growing through the wrought iron fencing along the sidewalk on the portion of Yosemite Avenue that is part of the $18 million Highway 99 interchange upgrade that was completed over two years ago.

September 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Good things do come out of bad economic times

Want an upside to the current state budget crisis?

September 08, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


In Shape plans 2nd Manteca club

In Shape has submitted plans for a proposed state-of-the-art fitness center as part of The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.

September 07, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Buy in newer neighborhoods & pay for park maintenance

Manteca's decision to shift the maintenance costs of new neighborhood parks to buyers of nearby homes isn't sitting well with some residents.

September 07, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Tough to beat watermelon from Manteca

Knock or slap?

September 07, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Homeless chased away from plaza built as tribute to Spreckels Sugar

The crackdown last month of the homeless trying to camp overnight in and around Library Park - including the roof of the library - simply prompted some to head a mile and a half east to Spreckels Historical Plaza.

September 06, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Henry Ford knew exactly how to pump up economy

"If you don't pay the people enough money, they can't buy cars." - Henry Ford

September 06, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca’s first family of melons

Delfino Perry had no intention of building one of the West Coast's largest melon brokering firms when he planted his first crop 75 years ago.

September 05, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Trails at Manteca will increase water use 9%

The Trails of Manteca - a proposed project that would add 1,650 housing units in the southwest portion of the city - could increase municipal water consumption by roughly 9 percent when it is completed.

September 05, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Urns hold more than just plants

It's just a bunch of clay that has been molded and then baked in dry heat at hellish temperatures.

September 05, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Fighting gang violence by requiring school uniforms

Should Lathrop School pursue school uniforms or common dress?

September 04, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca turning asphalt into grass

The long-awaited Library Park expansion is ready to go to bid with work expected to start in earnest after the Manteca Pumpkin Fair Oct. 2-3.

September 04, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The bell tolls for Buffaloes

Zach Reis almost wore out his arm ringing "The Bell" Friday night.

September 04, 2010 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Manteca takes another run at downtown

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

February 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca city hall’s new bathrooms cost $211,000

How much does it cost to put in place two American with Disabilities complaint bathrooms?

February 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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


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