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CRIME DROPS IN MANTECA

Manteca crime through the first seven months of 2017 - except for two categories - is down significantly from the same period last year.

August 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Using 96-gallon carts to address homeless issues

Let's be honest.

August 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


THOSE BLASTED CARTS

Shopping carts being abandoned throughout Manteca are not a homeless problem per se.

August 23, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Amazon creating 1,000 jobs 10 miles north of Manteca near airport

The biggest private sector employer in San Joaquin County will soon be Amazon.

August 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Hunting for witches in the Internet Age

History repeats itself.

August 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Letters


PAYING PRICE FOR PROGRESS

The City of Manteca is taking Eric and Jeanette Hayes' home one way or another.

August 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Water use in Manteca just 11% below ‘13

Manteca's water use skyrocketed in July as a long string of 100-plus degree days prompted an increase in landscape watering.

August 22, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Manteca pot growers must have permits starting Sept. 14

Anyone growing marijuana for recreational or medicinal purposes in Manteca starting Sept. 14 will be required to obtain a permit from the City of Manteca.

August 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECA CAMPING IS ILLEGAL

A year ago homeless were bedding down for the night even before the sun went down in front of the Chase Bank and beneath the covered walkway leading to Food-4-Less and other stores at the Spreckels Park Marketplace.

August 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Avoiding the total eclipse of the heart

A miracle of sorts is happening today at 10:17 a.m.

August 21, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


I-5 do-si-do & high speed parking lots

Friday's colossal back-up on northbound Interstate 5 offered a peek of what lies ahead for the Tracy-Lathrop-Manteca region.

August 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


At least there’s space for evidence

Manteca Police may have cramped headquarters but at least there should be adequate room for evidence storage.

August 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Board looks at options for growth

Manteca Unified expects by 2020 to have upwards of 2,000 more students - or the equivalent of two elementary schools.

August 19, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


STREET CRED

In just a little over 3½ miles, one city street in Manteca carries four different names.

August 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Roundabout on Louise Ave. for new homes

The first new neighborhood built east of Highway 99 in more than a decade is expected to generate 241 students that most likely will end up filling classroom seats at New Haven School and East Union High.

August 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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Articles By Author - Dennis Wyatt


Proposal may save Manteca $2.6 million

Oakwood Lake Shores - the gated 480-home community built where the Manteca Waterslides once stood - is overtaxing the Oakwood Lake Water district's ability to treat ...

September 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


LEGION AIMS TO GROW

American Legion Post 249 Commander Bob Gonzales is on a mission.

September 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Manteca High, downtown & the chance of a lifetime

What are some of the biggest challenges facing the City of Manteca?

September 18, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


MANTECANS TOP BUYERS OF HOMES

Conventional wisdom says most of the people buying homes now being built south of the 120 Bypass hail from the Bay Area, have lots of ...

September 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


When firms know more about you than you remember about yourself

It stopped me in my tracks.

September 16, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


SAN FRANCISCO TREAT

My best days spent in San Francisco have centered on riding the Powell-Mason cable car line.

September 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | LIVING IN 209


Manteca city workers should no longer do LMD work

It is time for the City of Manteca to get out of the landscape maintenance district business when it comes to the manual labor aspects.

September 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


29 AUTO BURGLARIES

Criminals went on a spree in the wee hours on Wednesday smashing car windows to commit 29 auto burglaries.

September 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


THE $35,000 QUESTION

The San Joaquin Partnership in the first six months of this year pitched three properties in Manteca to six prospective employers.

September 15, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


CITY MIA ON ATHERTON GAP?

Manteca's inability to construct 4,100 feet of Atherton Drive that was once fully funded five years ago is trying the patience of at ...

September 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


Sam Fant: Mug shots & head shots

A picture, they say, is worth a thousand words.

September 14, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


Idling, drive thru windows & SJ air quality

On a billboard heading east on 11th Street outside Tracy toward Interstate 5 you will see a larger-than-life photo of San Joaquin County Supervisor Bob ...

September 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Local Columns


CASWELL STATE PARK

Now that the summer crowds are thinning out and the temperatures are peaking in the 80s instead of past the century mark, it is a ...

September 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


58 new homes started in August

Manteca builders started 58 homes in August - including four model homes - bringing the total so far for 2017 to 373 single family homes.

September 13, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


MANTECA MEANS BUSINESS

Manteca Mayor Steve DeBrum's effort to forge a stronger working relationship with the business community to retain and attract new jobs is moving forward.

September 12, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | NEWS


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