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TIDEWATER BIKEPATH

Bicyclists and walkers today cover the ground that once hosted a vital Manteca economic link to United States markets.

March 31, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Beheaded teen & why I drive ‘too’ defensively

The Angel of Luck was hovering over Manteca a few months back.

March 31, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Enjoy it: Life is meant to be a journey

A California Blue Oak with a canopy that for some reason reminded me of a tree I'd seen in a black and white photograph taken in 1931 that dwarfed the barn on my grandmother's ranch in Nevada County caught my eye 28 years ago as I was cycling down Highway 120 after passing Don Pedro Reservoir.

March 31, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


WHO DROPPED THE BALL?

Manteca Unified has failed to seek the inclusion of a number of new Manteca housing projects into a Mello-Roos district that's considered crucial to building new schools needed to accommodate growth.

March 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Park Fest celebrates Manteca’s past

If you ask Joe Brocchini what he likes the most about Manteca, you might want to pull up a chair.

March 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Street fair adds Friday kickoff event

The biggest spring shindig in South San Joaquin County is getting bigger.

March 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca waters down appeal of Library Park’s $1.4M makeover

Want to see Manteca's most expensive art work?

March 30, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Is government about fiefdoms or getting most bang for buck?

Are you made of money?

March 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Delta smelt: Water war linchpin

Editor's note: This is part of an occasional series on rivers, lakes, reservoirs, the Delta and the weather that play a key role in supplying Manteca Ripon, Lathrop and much of the rest of California with water.

March 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca may surpass 500 new home starts in 2016

Winter is historically the slow month for home building.

March 29, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Plenty to do this weekend

Nothing to do in Manteca this weekend?

March 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Joint-use Manteca library?

Manteca Unified in the next five years could use Measure G bond money to build a replacement campus for Calla High - an alternative secondary school - on 40 acres along Tinnin Road south of Woodward Avenue that the district owns for the next comprehensive high school.

March 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Free tickets to hear Benghazi hero speak

A limited number of free tickets are still left to hear Mark "Oz" Geist speak on Saturday.

March 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Supreme Court unanimous on gun right ruling

A well-regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right to the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. - The Second Amendment, the Constitution of the United States of America

March 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Next for RI: Apartments

Imagine living in an apartment - or condo - above a café and being able to walk to the river's edge.

March 26, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Panhandling: A sign of The times?

It's a legitimate question from a reader: Why does Manteca allow panhandling at freeway off-ramps?

May 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


More money doesn’t mean better outcome for our schools

Sixty-two percent of us - according to a poll by the Public Policy Institute of California - favor a 12-year extension on temporary taxes imposed on those ...

May 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Dropping the bomb: We never should apologize

The President's plan to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park on May 27 is prompting some to call for Obama to apologize for the ...

May 14, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Dick Durham led EU Lancers for 18 years

Editor's note: This story appeared 10 years ago when East Union marked its 40th anniversary.

May 14, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Leaving a Lancer legacy

A Circle of Honor centered around a metal sculpture of a knight armed with a lance atop a pedestal ready to do battle is proposed ...

May 14, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MUSD restores 2nd deputy spot

Manteca Unified has a new deputy superintendent

May 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


$10.4M project precursor to resort proposal

A contract for infrastructure that could set the stage for recycled wastewater use in Manteca as well as open up nearly 120 acres for a ...

May 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Carlon Perry not afraid of hard work

Carlon Perry knows how to put some muscle into a hoe.

May 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The $155,000 white lie told by Manteca’s City Council

It's time to end Manteca's annual budget charade.

May 13, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Learning a lesson from Lincoln Park

It is arguably the most efficiently used park on a square-foot basis in Manteca.

May 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Missing link still not built

Atherton Drive - a four lane major arterial with minimal access points in terms of driveways and streets between major intersections that are almost all a ...

May 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TOWERING HISTORY

Editor's note: This is an occasional series on the history of various schools during the 50th anniversary of the formation of the Manteca Unified ...

May 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Why do we pay almost 2,000 times too much for drinking water?

Go back the Dark Ages, say the 1970s.

May 11, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca water switcheroo?

Richland Communities would like to build at least 800 homes on 184 acres they bought for $8 million along with the Hat Mansion adjacent to ...

May 11, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Ripona School open house marks 50 years

Ripona School's all-day open house Thursday celebrates the campus' 50th anniversary as well as being selected as one of California's top 193 middle ...

May 11, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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