"Isn't this why we live in California?" - Teen Grant Bryson commenting on the 90-degree temperatures and sunshine
I have never been a fan of beauty pageants.
RIPON - Two young boys – one 13 and the other 14 – definitely won't be bored during their summer vacations.
Four shootings, seven wounded - two seriously - in six days.
My son sent me a commencement speech that was recently given at a high school in Pennsylvania. It was a rather lengthy speech, but if it had to be summed up in a few words, these would be them: None of us are special. While that may fly in the face of all the self-help gurus we have here in the Golden State, it is true. We are part of the world – it is not part of us.
Just the concept of Alzheimer's and dementia is something that elicits negative feelings. Nobody wants to think about what it would be like to forget who you are or the life that you lived – the very identity that you work so hard to craft during your years on this planet.
Luck is running out for Stockton.
The party, as they say, is over.
Ah, the good old days before Proposition 13.
Lowe's spent close to $400,000 and two years on environmental studies to gain approval to build a 140,000-square-foot store on the northeast corner of the 120 Bypass and Airport Way in Manteca.
How do you get a $290,000 a year pension?
Last Thursday evening, I found myself at Los Angeles' Academy of Motion Picture and Arts on Wilshire Boulevard. There, a battle-front of cameras fired volley after volley at the prestigious actors and actresses about to enter the premiere screening of their soon-to-be famous movie. I had already seen the epic historical drama at a publicity preview in Modesto. But this would be different. Seated among benefactors, nuns and missionaries, priests and a few bishops, I took in, tearfully and with tremendous gratitude, the story once again. The film: "For Greater Glory". The topic: the Mexican Catholic resistance, first peaceful, then ...
It seems simple and straightforward.
Who ever thought drinking a 32-ounce Big Gulp could one day constitute an act of civil disobedience?
Two Modesto men died from their injuries following a collision with a tow truck on Moffat Boulevard Saturday noon - the driver, 24, reportedly passed away ...
Editor's note: Denis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared on Feb. 20, 2011.
Betty Rhea Newman, 93, of Manteca was the one and only woman veteran from the U.S. Marine Corps from World War II who was ...
LATHROP – Residents in Lathrop used almost 30 percent less water in October of this year than they did in the same year in 2013, continuing ...
It's the end of an era on the Manteca Unified School District Board of Education.
Wheat - and not almonds, pumpkins or even grapes - is what attracted farmers to the Manteca region in a bid to make a living after the ...
Students from Ripon High are earning college units for taking an automotive class.
Enough is enough. I am sick and tired of lies and the liars who tell them.
Editor's note: Dennis Wyatt is on vacation. This column first appeared on July 3, 2012
The Donner Party came to California 170 years ago.
Moffat Boulevard 20 years ago was what might politely be called a pigsty.
Politicians usually try to look like they're keeping their campaign promises, at least until they get sworn in. Only then do they start mumbling ...
If you go to certain select websites that hammer away incessantly over hot topic issues such as the homeless in order to draw clicks for ...
A Manteca woman in her mid-50s claimed she was sexually assaulted Friday evening at the Angels massage parlor in the 1100 block of East Yosemite ...
The 375-year-old American tradition of sharing the bounty of the harvest is being kept alive in Manteca.