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They’re banking on Manteca

Bank branches across the country have been closing as the result of the Great Recession.

September 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | BUSINESS


Bank fraud takes $11K from account of City of Manteca

Electronic deductions from City of Manteca municipal coffers over the last week have totaled more than $11,000 with seven hits in what was described as "a straight up bank fraud," according to Police Chief Dave Bricker.

September 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Crime


Five more murals on horizon for downtown

Tom Wilson remembers the fight over the unique Jack-in-the Box fast food store design when the Manteca Mural Society was in its infancy.

September 28, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘Scandalous’ kiss & the unfriendly skies of Southwest

I abhor saggy pants. I firmly believe it is the height of rudeness to show the public what your underwear looks like or - worse yet - where the sun shouldn't be shining.

September 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Make no mistake about it.

September 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Takin’ it to the Streets includes massive canned food collection

A small army of 400 volunteers is being assembled to fan out over Manteca on Sunday, Oct. 9, to collect canned food donations in a bid to help feed the community's needy.

September 27, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Doom & gloom slant of economic coverage self-fulfilling prophecy for USA

The Wall Street headline reads: "Joyless holiday retail forecast."

September 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Not exactly mirroring USA economy

New home starts dropped in August across the country.

September 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


‘New’ Library Park helps set up downtown’s game

Downtown's future - and its past glory - is being celebrated today.

September 26, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


$5 a head fish bounty versus $6 billion dam

Could a $5 a head fish bounty program bring a truce to California's water wars?

September 25, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Powering Manteca

Marty Turner has spent countless days and nights in driving rain and falling snow to keep the lights on and help power the Northern California economy.

September 25, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Pumpkin Maze employs 300 with $150,000 October payroll

LATHROP - Dell'Osso Farms' Pumpkin Maze is more than just an October tradition and the largest agri-tourist attraction in California.

September 25, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Advance carnival tickets save buyers 50 percent

The 27th edition of the Manteca Pumpkin Fair kicks off Wednesday when the carnival starts a five-day run adjacent to Best Buy in The Promenade Shops at Orchard Valley.

September 25, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


$458M Manteca RDA debt

Manteca's Redevelopment Agency has $458 million in debt California taxpayers will be on the hook for if Gov. Jerry Brown achieves his ultimate goal of putting redevelopment agencies out of business.

September 24, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca family fun zone must be inclusive, not just for moneyed

It is clear there are a significant number of people out there who would like Manteca to have another public swimming pool.

September 23, 2011 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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Fix family van before buying the Ferrari

What would your spouse think if the plumbing was leaking from your second floor bathroom and your home's aging sewer pipes were corroded to ...

March 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


WHO’S AFRAID OF THE BIG BAD WOLF?

So, who is afraid of the big bad wolf?

March 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Heath clubs upping their game making now a great time to join

Nothing like healthy competition to lighten your stress and your wallet.

March 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


GETTING IN SHAPE

If you were to tell my high school PE teacher Jack Gayaldo that I belong to three health clubs and religiously exercise seven days a ...

March 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


Parking lots & living in civilization

What ails America can be found in a parking lot.

March 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Street fair carnival opens for 8 day run

Manteca's 21st edition of the Crossroads of California is a week away but the fun has already begun,

March 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


POSITIVE PLACE FOR KIDS

Youth ages 6 through 18 are invited to stop by the Manteca Boys & Girls Club next Monday, March 27, through Friday, March 31, to get ...

March 24, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Get ready for $2,000 a month apartment rent

This is going to sound a tad blasphemous, but here goes: But why does Sacramento worry about affordable housing to the point they mandate cities ...

March 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Expressway: Push to drop it from plan?

Is it time to "un-ring" the bell when it comes to Raymus Expressway?

March 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Park projects don’t have to take 99 years

Manteca's new dog park and adjoining sidewalk along Eucalyptus Street might have been built for at least 20 percent less than the $235,000 ...

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca ignored its flood policies

Had Manteca followed its own general plan adopted in 2003, all of the homes built south of the 120 Bypass straddling Airport Way would have ...

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


City drops consultant hired by Elena Reyes

A cornerstone of City Manager Elena Reyes' first - and only - significant initiative has been quietly dropped.

March 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why are things the way they are in Manteca?

"People get the neighborhood they want."

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Workshop Thursday on future of Manteca

Manteca will be closing in on - if not exceeding - 120,000 residents when the year 2040 rolls around.

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


BATTEN DOWN THE HATCHES

Good news and bad news is coming this way.

March 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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