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Manteca: The Mother of All water wasters

The City of Manteca is the biggest water waster by far.

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Posted: jul. 24, 2014 1:09 a.m. | | Manteca: The Mother of All water wasters Comments 0 Comments

Combined flea market, yard sale set for Saturday

The Manteca Senior Center Advisory Committee and Manteca Seniors Helping Area Residents and Police combined flea market and yard sale is this Saturday, July 26, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be 30 vendors selling garage and new items, from arts & crafts to collectibles inside the Manteca Senior Center, 295 Cherry Lane, and SHARP will host the backyard sale directly behind the senior center building. Up for grabs will be items including furniture, sporting goods, household items, toys, electronics, to name a few. Don’t miss it!

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Posted: jul. 24, 2014 12:49 a.m. | | Combined flea market, yard sale set for Saturday Comments 0 Comments

Navy blue frames then skydiving?

Selecting eyeglass frames is always interesting given my eyesight.

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Posted: jul. 22, 2014 11:53 p.m. | | Navy blue frames then skydiving? Comments 0 Comments

Jack Snyder: You may not like the man but he delivered

There is no middle ground with Jack Snyder. You either like him or you don’t.

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Posted: jul. 22, 2014 1:05 a.m. | | Jack Snyder: You may not like the man but he delivered Comments 0 Comments

Breaking up California is so hard to do

Perhaps splitting California into six states wouldn’t be all that bad.

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Posted: jul. 21, 2014 12:05 a.m. | | Breaking up California is so hard to do Comments 0 Comments

Bottlers tap into baseless fears to sell you water

“You’re going to get sick!”

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Posted: jul. 19, 2014 12:47 a.m. | | Bottlers tap into baseless fears  to sell you water Comments 0 Comments

Doing back alley political hatchet job on Hobby Lobby

Hobby Lobby in the aftermath of the Supreme Court decision continues to offer its employees health insurance coverage for contraception including birth control pills.

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Posted: jul. 18, 2014 12:38 a.m. | | Doing back alley political hatchet job on Hobby Lobby Comments 0 Comments

Time to talk about use of that four-letter word: ‘lawn’

Water use is down 20.4 percent in Manteca in June compared to June of 2013.

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Posted: jul. 17, 2014 12:43 a.m. | | Time to talk about use of that four-letter word: ‘lawn’ Comments 0 Comments

Ignoring youth refugees fleeing from violence in American homes

Go down Yosemite Avenue after the bars close.

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Posted: jul. 15, 2014 12:58 a.m. | | Ignoring youth refugees fleeing from violence in American homes Comments 0 Comments

Stockton may become Venice but at least LA gets water

It is nice to know that the Bay Delta Conservation Plan has taken into account potential sea level increases in designing the Twin Tunnels to “avoid water supply disruptions and protect water quality.”

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Posted: jul. 14, 2014 12:24 a.m. | | Stockton may become Venice but at least LA gets water Comments 0 Comments

Placement of levee can stop growth flood

Go south along Union Road, Tinnin Road, and Airport Way just a little south of Woodward Avenue where narrow country roads carry names such as Fig, Sedan, Nile and others crisscross the south-north roads.

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Posted: jul. 12, 2014 12:39 a.m. | | Placement of levee can stop growth flood Comments 0 Comments

DeRoos looks to start league of their own

Her name is synonymous with the sport of basketball in the Family City, yet Molly DeRoos is having a hard time finding a sanctioned game. 

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Posted: jul. 10, 2014 1:08 a.m. | | DeRoos looks to start league  of their own Comments 0 Comments

King George would have been proud of soda taxes

Tax them for they have sinned.

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Posted: jul. 10, 2014 12:54 a.m. | | King George would have been proud of soda taxes Comments 0 Comments

Tale of two neighborhoods plagued with ‘drug problem’

She lives practically next to a “drug house” in a Manteca neighborhood that many of the property owners know about it.

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Posted: jul. 09, 2014 1:25 a.m. | | Tale of two neighborhoods plagued with ‘drug problem’ Comments 1 Comment

Clothes made just to wear? That’s so passé

Boots — and therefore shoes — are made for walking.

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Posted: jul. 09, 2014 1:24 a.m. | | Clothes made just to wear?  That’s so passé Comments 0 Comments

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