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City manager can’t be fired for another 55 days based on contract

Whatever the status of Manteca City Manager Elena Reyes, one thing is for sure - she can't be terminated until after Feb. 6, 2017.

December 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Burning issues for Manteca Fire Dept.

Manteca almost had a new fire chief.

December 12, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


How about buying small garbage cart upgrade from city?

There's a dose of good news - and possibly more - for those Manteca solid waste customers not thrilled about the City of Manteca's prouncement made in October when the solid waste rate hike initially was rolled out that the days of the 35-gallon garbage cart were numbered.

December 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Gary Singh embodies the true American Dream

Twenty-four years ago Gary Singh was struggling to learn English.

December 06, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Manteca’s food-to-fuel is cover story

How cutting edge is Manteca's wastewater treatment plant?

November 23, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Final Manteca council count is a ways off

The Manteca City Council election is turning into one for the record books.

November 21, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Moorhead confident her lead will hold

There are still thousands of provisional votes from the Nov. 8 Manteca City Council election to count.

November 17, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Sunnyvalley provides 200 Manteca jobs

Bill and Treva Andreetta know how to bring home the bacon to Manteca.

November 16, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Woodward gets rep as drag strip

Woodward Avenue is getting a reputation as a deadly place these days.

November 14, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Mad Hatter crafting state water policy?

On one hand the state issues a Bay Delta Water Quality Control Plan that calls for a massive grab of water from the Stanislaus, Tuolumne, and Merced rivers and says the 209 region can soften the economic impact by pumping more ground water.

November 11, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Singh will be running late for his party

Gary Singh is likely to be a little late for his own party tonight.

November 08, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


DeBrum wants trash issues addressed

Mayor Steve DeBrum thinks it is time for the City of Manteca to clean-up some trash issues.

November 02, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Manteca’s conservation rules don’t hold water as far as city complying

"No water will be allowed to flow into a gutter or other drainage area for longer than 5 minutes. Water leaks, breaks, or malfunctions in the user's plumbing or irrigation system shall be repaired within 24 hours after discovery."

October 31, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


The price of voting by mail costs more than usual

First there was the 220-page California General Election Official Voter Information Guide that threatened to give postal carriers hernias and voters blurry eyes.

October 28, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


5.11 Tactical relocating 217 jobs to Manteca

A firm that traces its roots to a rock climber in Yosemite frustrated with how the trousers he was wearing were unsuited for climbing is consolidating regional operations in Manteca.

October 25, 2016 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


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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


They’re not your father’s teaching assistants

There was a time when student teaching assistants - known by the shorthand 'TA' - just graded papers and did odd tasks supporting a classroom teacher.

March 31, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


CITY HAS HIGH WEEDS

Remember the good old days when roadside hawkers sold bags of oranges and flowers?

March 30, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Owners install broken glass along top of wall of burned out building

The Sycamore Arms owners have made a point about how homeless are drawn to an attractive nuisance in the form of their two-story downtown boarding ...

March 29, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Mayor DeBrum: Manteca also lacks executive style housing

Affordable housing isn't all that is lacking when it comes to new Manteca neighborhoods.

March 28, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


Trash talk: Residents irked at extra cart charges

Has the City of Manteca shot itself in the proverbial foot when it comes to solid waste cost recovery?

March 27, 2017 | Dennis Wyatt | Around Town


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