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Welcome to California, the land of paperwork

If you’ve spent any time on Facebook in the last year, you’ve undoubtedly come across the “news” article that talks about how there ...

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Posted: apr. 28, 2017 1:22 a.m. | | Welcome to California, the land of paperwork Comments 0 Comments

Asks if Trump is ‘stupid or nefarious’

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Posted: apr. 27, 2017 1:19 a.m. | | Asks if Trump is ‘stupid or nefarious’ Comments 2 Comments

Hypocrisy in the anti-Bill O’Reilly army over sexual harassment

Fox News took Bill O’Reilly off the air after a heavy campaign to fire him led by CNN’s media unit and The New ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2017 1:05 a.m. | | Hypocrisy in the anti-Bill O’Reilly  army over sexual harassment Comments 0 Comments

Nature’s drought is over but not the ‘real’ drought

Take a drive out to Stewart Road.

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Posted: apr. 26, 2017 1:05 a.m. | | Nature’s drought is over but not the ‘real’ drought Comments 0 Comments

What is Manteca council doing about lack of funds for road maintenance?

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Posted: apr. 25, 2017 1:20 a.m. | | What is Manteca council doing about lack of funds for road maintenance? Comments 0 Comments

One Voice trip to DC is not a spring break vacation

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Posted: apr. 25, 2017 1:20 a.m. | | One Voice trip to DC is not a spring break vacation Comments 0 Comments

Shed your tears for Mary Phillips & Stacy Errickson

I do not cry for Jack Jones. Nor do I shed a tear for Marcel Williams.

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Posted: apr. 25, 2017 1:20 a.m. | | Shed your tears for Mary Phillips & Stacy Errickson Comments 0 Comments

The case for one-way streets

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Posted: apr. 25, 2017 1:19 a.m. | | The case for one-way streets Comments 0 Comments

State’s green strategy takes green from poor

California’s green strategy, if anyone in Sacramento has the courage to be honest, should be called for what it is — the biggest rip-off of ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:18 a.m. | | State’s green strategy takes green from poor Comments 0 Comments

Love Ripon seeks volunteers for projects

Ripon is looking for people who love their community and are willing to spend three hours with neighbors this Saturday morning working to make it ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:14 a.m. | | Love Ripon seeks volunteers for projects Comments 0 Comments

Van Ryn going into Manteca Hall of Fame for agriculture efforts

Bill Van Ryn —a self-employed farmer who is an avid supporter of Catholic ministries — is being inducted into the Manteca Hall of Fame. 

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:12 a.m. | | Van Ryn going into Manteca Hall of Fame for agriculture efforts Comments 0 Comments

Predawn crash on 99 in Ripon kills 20-year-old

A 20-year-old Tracy man was killed in the predawn hours Saturday at 4:30 a.m. on southbound Highway 99 near the Main Street overpass ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:11 a.m. | | Predawn crash on 99 in Ripon kills 20-year-old Comments 0 Comments

VIETNAM WAR MURAL

Manteca is dedicating its 30th mural — a tribute to those who served in the Vietnam War — on Saturday, May 20, at 11 a.m. at ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:11 a.m. | | VIETNAM WAR MURAL Comments 0 Comments

43 townhouses for Manteca

Manteca’s first townhouse project designed to create owner occupied units is being proposed on 2.10 acres between Grant and Lincoln avenues and north ...

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Mathis & Huerta help save the Delta farm

Delta College trustees Cathy Mathis of Manteca and Carlos Huerta of Stockton have saved the farm — the Delta College Farm that is.

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Posted: apr. 24, 2017 1:03 a.m. | | Mathis & Huerta help save the Delta farm Comments 0 Comments

How to not pass out while getting a tattoo

DEAR DR. ROACH: I went to get a tattoo on the outer area of my hand, but upon doing it, I got dizzy and fainted ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:31 p.m. | | How to not pass out while getting a tattoo Comments 0 Comments

How does one prepare family dog for newborn?

Dear Didi: We recently found out that my wife is expecting with our first child.  How do we prepare our 3 year old Boxer, Rocky ...

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Posted: apr. 23, 2017 8:31 p.m. | | How does one prepare family dog for newborn? Comments 0 Comments

Manteca’s future front door on Moffat Boulevard

The answer to jump starting downtown may be pulling out of the station in seven or so years.

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Posted: apr. 22, 2017 2:08 a.m. | | Manteca’s future front door on Moffat Boulevard Comments 0 Comments

Manteca Police make arrest in robbery at massage parlor

A lone gunman held up a massage parlor on North Main Street at Lancaster Drive shortly after 9 p.m. Thursday making off with an ...

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Posted: apr. 22, 2017 1:58 a.m. | | Manteca Police make arrest in robbery at massage parlor Comments 0 Comments

Where will elementary classroom capacity go?

The first step Manteca Unified will make in addressing a tidal wave of enrollment growth in the coming years is to determine options that maximize ...

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Posted: apr. 22, 2017 1:58 a.m. | | Where will  elementary classroom   capacity go? Comments 0 Comments

Cajun Spot brings New Orleans taste to Manteca

When Linh Ma moved to New Orleans to experience the culture, she had no idea that she would fall in love with the food that ...

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Posted: apr. 22, 2017 1:57 a.m. | | Cajun Spot brings New Orleans taste to Manteca Comments 0 Comments

TOWERING RESTAURANT

Ripon’s newest restaurant shouldn’t have any water pressure problems — or pose a problem for patrons trying to find it.

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Posted: apr. 22, 2017 1:57 a.m. | | TOWERING RESTAURANT Comments 0 Comments

Fresno killings suspect has history of violence

FRESNO— The suspect in this week’s racially motivated shooting rampage in Fresno shouted Friday that natural disasters will increasingly hit the United States as ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 10:16 p.m. | | Fresno killings suspect  has history of violence Comments 0 Comments

Various questions on Social Security issues

Today’s column won’t focus on a single topic. Instead, I’ll just reach into the mailbag (well, really my email inbox) and pull ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 7:41 p.m. | | Various questions on Social Security issues Comments 0 Comments

Manteca traffic drives general plan talk

Of the seven mandatory elements that will make up Manteca’s General Plan, those who came out to the third visioning workshop Thursday night at ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:54 a.m. | | Manteca traffic drives general plan talk Comments 0 Comments

Lathrop replacement motorcycle coming

It has been almost a year since the Lathrop Police Services motorcycle unit was involved in an accident that totaled the 2014 BMW police motorcycle ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:53 a.m. | | Lathrop replacement motorcycle coming Comments 0 Comments

Ripon project clears way for restaurant & more stores

Work is underway installing water and sewer lines on five acres at the northeast corner of Ripon at River Road and North Ripon Road where ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:52 a.m. | | Ripon project clears way for restaurant  & more stores Comments 0 Comments

A CENTURY AGO

Manteca biggest growth spurt wasn’t in 1985 when 1,400 new homes brought by a tidal wave of Bay Area Transplants prompted the establishment ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:52 a.m. | | A CENTURY AGO Comments 0 Comments

SOLAR IS HOT TREND

In the coming months Manteca will reach a milestone no one would have thought possible less than a decade ago — the 1,800th home in ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:51 a.m. | | SOLAR IS HOT TREND Comments 0 Comments

From Russia with fear: Adventures in a SF Lyft

“Should we walk to dinner, or should we take a cab?”

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:49 a.m. | | From Russia with fear: Adventures in a SF Lyft Comments 0 Comments

Anyone for a March 17, 2020 primary vote?

Trying to get the elected leaders in the small states that hold sway other the Electoral College to abandon it is the textbook definition of ...

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:43 a.m. | | Anyone for a March 17, 2020 primary vote? Comments 0 Comments

Concerns about the Ripon Unified superintendent’s student meeting

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Teachers don’t pit students against Ripon Unified district

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Posted: apr. 21, 2017 1:42 a.m. | | Teachers don’t pit students against Ripon Unified district Comments 0 Comments

Golf course: Why not try something new?

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In choice of blood thinner, does safety or convenience take precedence?

DEAR DR. ROACH: I was recently diagnosed with atrial fibrillation. I received excellent care, and the cardiac doctors recommended a blood thinner, with a clear ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:59 p.m. | | In choice of blood thinner, does safety or convenience take precedence? Comments 0 Comments

How your selfie could affect your life insurance

A selfie reveals more than whether it’s a good hair day. Facial lines and contours, droops and dark spots could indicate how well you ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 10:58 p.m. | | How your selfie could  affect your life insurance Comments 0 Comments

Is democracy in a death spiral?

“You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don’t think it’s worth a damn. Churchill is right. The only ...

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Apartment complex is wrong project for Lathrop Road site

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 1:23 a.m. | | Apartment complex is wrong project for Lathrop Road site Comments 0 Comments

How did Ripon High students find out about the Ripon Unified negotiations?

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Posted: apr. 20, 2017 1:23 a.m. | | How did Ripon High students find out about the Ripon Unified negotiations? Comments 0 Comments

Offended by article on negotiations

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The ticking time bomb driving cost of government

California’s minimum wage has some significant collateral damage that advocates failed to factor.

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‘That’s what the police officer keeps asking’

As I was jogging down Cowell Avenue to cross Moffat Boulevard to reach the Tidewater to head south toward Sedan Avenue Monday at noon, a ...

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Posted: apr. 19, 2017 1:29 a.m. | | ‘That’s what the police officer keeps asking’ Comments 0 Comments

Plan out of synch with Union Ranch

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Maybe call it the ‘Homeless Highway’

It may go down as the biggest unintended consequences in Manteca history.

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Posted: apr. 18, 2017 12:52 a.m. | | Maybe call it the ‘Homeless Highway’ Comments 0 Comments

Proposed apartment project not following rules adopted by city

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Posted: apr. 18, 2017 12:51 a.m. | | Proposed apartment project not following rules adopted by city Comments 0 Comments

Hit the Streets for Hunger run, walk April 30

A fundraising walk and run along the banks of the San Joaquin River on Sunday, April 30, will benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank.

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 12:29 a.m. | | Hit the Streets for Hunger run, walk April 30 Comments 0 Comments

MUSD rolling out Delta classes at high schools

Manteca Unified high school students starting next fall will be able to take Delta College classes after school at Weston Ranch High and Sierra High.

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 12:28 a.m. | | MUSD rolling out Delta classes at high schools Comments 0 Comments

Vick ended up steering Manteca football

Walker Vick didn’t know quite what to expect when he came to Manteca in 1959 for his first teaching job at Manteca High School. 

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 12:28 a.m. | | Vick ended up steering Manteca football Comments 0 Comments

LATHROP HIGH SAYS GOOD-BYE

It was a solemn assembly in the Lathrop High School gym where a funeral was staged  honoring the memory of those students “killed” in an ...

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 12:27 a.m. | | LATHROP HIGH SAYS GOOD-BYE Comments 0 Comments

MANTECA’S ‘CRACK’ EPIDEMIC

Manteca has a crack epidemic.

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Posted: apr. 17, 2017 12:26 a.m. | | MANTECA’S ‘CRACK’ EPIDEMIC Comments 0 Comments

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