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Giving thanks for all the things we do not have

We give thanks every day. But Thanksgiving is a special time to be thankful for the many blessings we have.

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Free Thanksgiving dinners in Manteca, Oakdale, Escalon

Join the 5th annual Thanksgiving in Manteca for a free traditional Thanksgiving meal at the Mountain Mike’s Pizza (corner of Main and Louise) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

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Shoplifters are stealing from you & me

The woman ahead of me in Target was doing her best to distract and confuse the clerk.

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Hagel’s out, inner circle remains

When President Barack Obama chose former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel to serve as his third secretary of defense, most Republicans were not amused. Obama was able to claim that his pick was an example of his reaching across the aisle, when in fact, most Beltway Repubs viewed Hagel with distrust.

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Ferguson reaction is sickening

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

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Hagel’s out, inner circle remains

When President Barack Obama chose former Republican Sen. Chuck Hagel to serve as his third secretary of defense, most Republicans were not amused. Obama was able to claim that his pick was an example of his reaching across the aisle, when in fact, most Beltway Repubs viewed Hagel with distrust.

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Feeling good & bad about working out

EDITOR’S NOTE: Susan McCreath has been selected to participate in the Year of You, a fitness challenge hosted by The Manteca Bulletin and CORE Athletic Performance. McCreath is keeping a weekly journal, highlighting the strides and struggles of her fitness journey. These are her thoughts and feelings shared with you.

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Freeing yourself from PG&E’s expensive power & indifference

I am a PG&E stockholder.

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Remember what Obama said

President Barack Obama proudly announced that his policies would be on the ballot in the Nov. 4 midterm elections. He got his response loud and clear: The American people said, “No, thanks.”

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Obama pardons 2 GOP turkeys

A Big Ag group with a soft spot for the GOP supplied the birds.

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A costly penny for your thoughts

It costs taxpayers 1.83 cents to mint a penny.

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UC TUITION HIKES

University of California Regent Richard Blum confessed that he was “apoplectic” at the Board of Regents meeting Wednesday. The husband of Sen. Dianne Feinstein supports tuition increases as high as 28 percent over five years, which the board approved Thursday. Blum warned that private universities such as Yale and Stanford threaten to poach academic superstars. “In my investment business, if I underpaid my staff as much as the university is underpaid,” said Blum, “I’d have nothing but empty desks.” And: “You’ve got to get real about this stuff.”

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Hail the (president) emperor

Editor, Manteca Bulletin, 

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What if we’re judged by how we treat animals?

I still feel guilty.

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Serial killers can marry but not law- abiding gays in some states

Where’s the outrage?

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Posted: nov. 21, 2014 1:14 a.m. | | Serial killers can marry but not law- abiding gays in some states Comments 0 Comments

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