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Time is long overdue to take back Manteca

If you go by Lincoln Park around 9 o'clock in the evening, there will sometimes be a small gathering under the picnic shelter. There are usually three or four people.

August 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Chestnut going whole hog

Joey Chestnut - a San Jose man who makes a pig of himself for a living - is competing in the World Bacon Eating Championship taking place during the second annual Dell'Osso Family Farm Baconfest next month.

August 17, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Regulating America to death

You don't need to look far to see the regulatory chokehold the federal bureaucracy has on the economy, public safety, and even attempts to save endangered species.

August 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Q&A about camping in Manteca

Now that the homeless have been locked out of the Manteca Library courtyard at night by a wrought iron fence put in place to stop the damage they were doing and trash they left behind including urine and human excrement, they are now camping overnight adjacent to the fence.

August 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Residents say the time has come to retake Manteca

They defecate on doorsteps.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Cougars encouraged after full offseason of work

STOCKTON - Although this will be Eddie Menzel's second season as the Weston Ranch volleyball coach, he inherited the program last year after the summer and the Cougars struggled all season. Menzel worked hard with the girls this summer and is optimistic that the hard work will pay off.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | High School Sports


A solution for future downtown parking needs

The Altamont Corridor Express train is coming down the track.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


CUTTING ERRORS, RED TAPE

It is a "horror" story that Manteca Community Development Director Greg Showerman has heard way too often.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca deal of the century moving forward?

What could arguably be the sweetest deal for Manteca's economy since Ed Powers a century ago convinced Claus Spreckels that the sandy plains was ideal for a sugar beet refinery appears to be in the nitty gritty stage.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Manteca, EU high schools set for $28M in bond work

East Union High and Manteca High have been moved up to the next round of Measure G modernization school projects.

August 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Look around, Caltrans isn’t the problem

I made a 319 mile loop trip Saturday.

August 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Streamlined permit for charging stations

If you want you install an electric vehicle charging station in Manteca - either in your home or for public use - you can apply to do so electronically.

August 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA MEANS BUSINESS

Tim Ogden means business.

August 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


CELEBRATING ACE EXTENSION

Passenger train service is returning to downtown Manteca.

August 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Letters


Bet you China won’t push back school start times

Education elitist experts like to point out repeatedly how they believe China is cleaning our collective clock when it comes to public education.

August 12, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Fine art show this weekend at senior center

The two-day Manteca Senior Center Fine Art Show is this Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. both days at the center located ...

September 29, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca tearing down homes

No sooner had the previous owners and tenants of three homes the City of Manteca acquired for the footprint of the McKinley Avenue and 120 ...

September 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


TIME TO HAVE A BLAST

Ron Dell'Osso has started harvesting pumpkin blaster "ammo" as a Lathrop tradition gets ready to open for a month-long run on Saturday.

September 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Do you believe in Santa, unicorns & tax reform?

Unicorns. Big Foot. The Loch Ness Monster. Tax Reform.

September 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


We’re loving Yosemite to death

It's time to save Yosemite from us.

September 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA SCORES UP FOR ENGLISH

The average Manteca Unified student is lagging behind the average California student in meeting or exceeding math, English, and literacy goals based on a statewide ...

September 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


BUNGALOW LIVING

They're not traditional freestanding homes. And they're also not townhouses. Neither are they condominiums per se although they met that legal description because ...

September 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Homeless shelters for single adults

Any group has "the right" to open a homeless shelter for single men in Manteca as long as they do so in a general commercial ...

September 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


The Donner Party & $99 DNA tests

I do not need a $99 DNA test to know who I am. That's why God created the FBI and Google.

September 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Get ready for another fast food place in Manteca

The most interesting item on "the menu" at tonight's 7 p.m. Manteca Planning Commission meeting has been bumped until Oct. 24.

September 26, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Homeless issues aren’t just problem for central Manteca

Running errands Sunday - as well as jogging - took me over a fair wide swath of Manteca on Sunday.

September 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


More time sought for 184 condos

The market hasn't yet caught up with a plan to build 184 condos south of the Manteca Golf Course along a proposed extension of ...

September 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Park wells help city use 20% less water than in 2007

Manteca's never ending drive to squeeze pennies out of municipal expenses where they can has allowed the city to use 20.11 percent less ...

September 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


F&M BANK CELEBRATING

Greg Thompson likes the fact he can take his children for a drive around the community and show them what he does for a living.

September 25, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Airport growth bolsters MUSD ability to build more schools

Some of the biggest investments in the financial future of the Manteca Unified could be coming where most people would least expect it - growth around ...

September 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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