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Three ID theft cases yielded 1,000+ victims

You don't need to convince Aaron Montoya to be super vigilant with his personal information.

April 07, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


WELCOME HOME VIETNAM VETS

Manteca paid a terrible price during the Vietnam War.

April 07, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Pavlov’s dogs, Manteca City Council & hiring consultants

It takes people making $260,000 in taxable purchases within Manteca's city limits to raise $13,000 via the half cent public safety tax.

April 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


7,000 CROSSES ALONG I-5

Travelers along Interstate 5 passing Dell'Osso Farms in Lathrop for a 30-day period starting May 18 will get a potent and somber reminder of the high cost paid for the freedoms many take for granted.

April 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


BULBS OUT?

This month marks the one-year anniversary of a Manteca City Council directive to remove the planter bulbs in the 100 block of North Main Street.

April 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca needs to help protect veterans as they are library staff

Memo to Manteca City Council:

April 06, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Get ready for the I-580 parking lot

Interstate 580 across the Altamont Pass is the canary in the mine.

April 05, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Waterpark resort study costs $133K

Manteca is pumping $133,000 into dissecting a proposal that could land the city a private sector investment approaching $300 million for a massive waterpark resort and hotel.

April 05, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The 20 who will help shape future for Manteca

It could easily be the most eclectic group of 20 people ever assembled in Manteca.

April 04, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


I have yet to come across a bear texting

Now I've seen everything.

April 04, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


HELPING CATCH BAD GUYS

If you have a home or business with a security system that records video of your street you can help Manteca Police become more effective – and efficient - in chasing down criminals.

April 04, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


ZERO TOLERANCE

It was one of Stephen Schuler's first initiatives after being appointed to the Manteca Unified School District board - pushing to get additional funding for random campus visits of drug sniffing dogs.

April 04, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Taxpayers in Manteca find out council talk isn’t cheap

It's a great talk.

April 03, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


29 SEEK 15 POSITIONS

A record 29 people want to play a role in helping shape Manteca's blueprint for growth through 2040 when the city is projected to have 127,700 residents.

April 03, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Top Manteca city brass earn $1.5 million plus

How much is the top echelon of city management that consists of 10 positons costing Manteca taxpayers?

April 02, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


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MANTECA SKATES BY

People flock to skate parks in Ripon and Lathrop.

June 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Defying ‘death’ & making water bottlers wealthy

Twenty-four times a year I spend upwards of two hours with a needle in my arm donating platelets at what is now the Red Cross ...

June 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Less manpower, longer response

Manteca Police - despite having two less officers than in 2011 when the city had 7,000 fewer residents and 5,000 less calls for service ...

June 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Delta Charter picks up 177 students from within Manteca USD

Delta Charter Schools based in the Tracy area last school year had 177 students that reside within the Manteca Unified School enrolled either in their ...

June 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Would you call a 61-year-old man a ‘dude’?

"Dude, you read my mind."

June 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


BONUS BUCKS DELIVER

Bonus bucks - the money paid by developers to assure sewer capacity certainty over multiple years - is being tapped to support Manteca's efforts to address ...

June 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Vitality Bowl opening in Manteca

Some people argue Manteca doesn't have the healthy dining options of communities such as Pleasanton, Cupertino, Palo Alto, Pleasant Hill, Dublin, Livermore, Lafayette, Walnut ...

June 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Does downtown matter as much as the big deals?

Is the future of downtown Manteca - or any part of the existing city for that matter - worth the resources, time, and money that has been ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


dd’s Discounts store opening on Saturday in Manteca

Manteca's newest retailer - dd's Discounts - is opening Saturday, June 24, in the Stadium Retail Center anchored by Kohl's in space once occupied ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HEAT WAVE CANCELS MARKET

What is turning into a record heat wave has prompted the Manteca Chamber of Commerce to cancel the weekly farmers market at Library Park that ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


HELP ‘NAIL ‘EM’

Two additional Manteca Police in plainclothes will hit the streets starting Friday, July 1, armed with smart phones allowing them to move around Manteca essentially ...

June 20, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


$136M worth of building in Manteca through May

Tactical 5.11 - the most expensive structure ever built in Manteca - along with a housing surge could make 2017 a record setting year for new ...

June 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SIX FIGURE DEPARTING CHECK

Elena Reyes walked away from her 38-week stint as city manager - including 19 weeks she was paid for not working - with at least an additional ...

June 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Sweet summer sweat: Embrace the heat instead of fighting it

Back in August of 1965 when the mercury in Lincoln flirted with 120 degrees after several back-to-back 115 degree days I was complaining to my ...

June 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Single payer pill: It requires only one to overdose

No one has ever mistaken the California Legislature for the Hoover Institute think tank at Stanford University.

June 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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