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Lathrop City Council earns Nero Award

It looks like a Christmas card but it is symbolic of all that is wrong with government in California.

December 29, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Manteca Unified’s surplus classrooms: Golden opportunity

The elimination of class-size reduction due to the budget crisis has left districts like Manteca Unified with a surplus of classrooms.

December 28, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Sweet deals have taken Manteca ‘to the next level’

Taking Manteca to "the next level" over the past 100 years has taken vision and ingenuity.

December 22, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


First day of winter is anything but dark & dreary

This is not the darkest day of the year. It is the start of the rebirth of nature and one's self.

December 21, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Here’s why UC protestors aren’t getting empathy

Now here's a novel way to prevent the University of California from incurring more costs that in turn impact what students pay for tuition – damage buildings.

December 15, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Malcontents upset homes are being built

It doesn't make sense.

December 14, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Checking Christmas gift wish lists twice

I can't say I'm looking forward to Christmas shopping.

December 08, 2009 | Vince Rembulat | OPINION


Crazy, jogging in snow? Not as crazy as you might think

"Are you crazy?"

December 08, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


We should never forget their sacrifices & brave deeds

It is a debt we can never repay.

December 07, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


If there’s repeat of 1997 flood then criminal charges may be in order

Warm winter weather in December sandwiched between Sierra snow fall isn't a good sign.

December 01, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Pedestrians mere speed bumps in Manteca

Forget grandmother getting run over by a reindeer.

November 30, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


What Newsweek & ABC are telling us: Sex definitely sells

I do not watch the American Music Awards.

November 24, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Turkeys R Us & Manteca deliver for 12th year

Count your blessings this Thanksgiving that you live in Manteca.

November 23, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Banning pursuits akin to declaring open season on law-abiding citizens

It's tempting to want to handcuff police in how they protect us especially if our property as innocent third parties is somehow damaged or compromised as the result of a pursuit or a police action.

November 17, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Get ready for the last days of the State of California

Get ready for the financial equivalent of Armageddon.

November 15, 2009 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


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Articles by Section - OPINION


The measles are back

No, it's not a rock group. You're lucky if you can't remember. It's a disease that was gone, and now it's back. So, by the way, is whooping cough, another dreaded childhood disease that had been effectively wiped out.

September 29, 2014 | By Susan Estrich Political commentator | OPINION


Unconditional love for all her 31 kids

What's right with the world?

September 29, 2014 | Dennis Wyatt | OPINION


Deciding which startups are OK

I've never used Airbnb. I'm not proud of my failure to dive into the sharing economy. I know it's largely a function of middle age - I don't want to sleep in a stranger's spare bedroom, even if it's cheap - and of years of parlaying hotel rewards programs to my advantage. My first reaction when I heard about ride service startups Uber and Lyft was that they enjoy an unfair advantage over cabbies, who have to jump through hoops and pay huge fees to do what "sharing" kids do on the fly.

August 16, 2014 | | OPINION


A ticket to Sarah Palin’s funhouse

I figured the Texas lineup of Sen. Ted Cruz, Gov. Rick Perry, and a carnival sideshow of far-right Congress critters assured my state the glory of being the hands-down winner of the 2014 blue-ribbon prize for "Goofiest Politicos in America."

August 16, 2014 | | OPINION


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