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Elliott on tap to serve as Ripona principal

Ripon Unified is getting a new elementary school principal and a director of student service.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 2:03 a.m. | | Elliott on tap to serve as Ripona principal Comments 0 Comments

Bass Pro donates 500 rods to help Kids Matter effort

Herman Beer is doing his part to get youngsters to enjoy the outdoors.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 2:03 a.m. | | Bass Pro donates  500 rods to help Kids Matter effort Comments 0 Comments

Manteca lands $3M grant for food to fuel

Manteca is setting a new standard in forward thinking when it comes to diverting garbage from landfills. 

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 2:02 a.m. | | Manteca lands $3M grant for food to fuel Comments 0 Comments

Price, offerings luring new members

The Manteca-Lathrop Boys & Girls Club is enjoying a surge in first-time membership.

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 2:01 a.m. | | Price, offerings luring new members Comments 0 Comments

DRIVING MANTECA

Manteca’s build-as-you-grow approach to major roads makes sure that development pays the tab.

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Uncontrollable hand shaking may be focal seizure

DEAR DR. ROACH: Yesterday, my right hand started shaking uncontrollably. It did not stop for two hours. Earlier this year, I found that it shook ...

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Posted: jun. 25, 2017 6:28 p.m. | | Uncontrollable hand shaking may be focal seizure Comments 0 Comments

How dare you Jason Campbell

Editor, Manteca Bulletin, Jason Campbell’s column titled “Lathrop Road is about to ruffle a few feathers” on page A3 of the June 23, 2017 ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 12:46 a.m. | | How dare you Jason Campbell Comments 0 Comments

Depp crosses way over the line

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How Manteca’s council allows public safety to be jeopardized

The Manteca City Council is inadvertently placing the safety of the public and police at risk.

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 12:46 a.m. | | How Manteca’s council allows public safety to be jeopardized Comments 0 Comments

Point a finger & three fingers will point back

Every so often something pops up on Facebook that is thought provoking. Recently, a posting by Facebook caused me to do something I do not ...

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Posted: jun. 24, 2017 12:35 a.m. | | Point a finger & three fingers will point back Comments 0 Comments

Lathrop Road is about to ruffle a few feathers

Last week the Lathrop City Council voted unanimously to move forward with a proposal that widens Lathrop Road to four lanes from the Westerly grade ...

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Posted: jun. 23, 2017 12:49 a.m. | | Lathrop Road is  about to ruffle  a few feathers Comments 0 Comments

Defying ‘death’ & making water bottlers wealthy

Twenty-four times a year I spend upwards of two hours with a needle in my arm donating platelets at what is now the Red Cross ...

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 1:36 a.m. | | Defying ‘death’ & making water bottlers wealthy Comments 0 Comments

Would you call a 61-year-old man a ‘dude’?

“Dude, you read my mind.”

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 1:03 a.m. | | Would you call a 61-year-old  man a ‘dude’? Comments 0 Comments

We need to build peaceful ways to co-exist given we share Earth

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 1:02 a.m. | | We need to build peaceful ways to co-exist given we share Earth Comments 0 Comments

Manteca City Council needs to walk & chew bubblegum at same time

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Posted: jun. 21, 2017 1:02 a.m. | | Manteca City Council needs to walk & chew bubblegum at same time Comments 0 Comments

Does downtown matter as much as the big deals?

Is the future of downtown Manteca — or any part of the existing city for that matter — worth the resources, time, and money that has been ...

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Posted: jun. 20, 2017 1:46 a.m. | | Does downtown matter as much as the big deals? Comments 0 Comments

Ripon cuts May water use 26.4%

The drought isn’t quite over.

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:33 a.m. | | Ripon cuts May water use 26.4% Comments 0 Comments

$136M worth of building in Manteca through May

Tactical 5.11 — the most expensive structure ever built in Manteca — along with a housing surge could make 2017 a record setting year for new ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:32 a.m. | | $136M worth of building in Manteca through May Comments 0 Comments

ROBOTIC SUMMER

Doug Obrigawitch had high praises for the seventh- through 10th-grade students in his Robotics and Electronics summer camp.

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Temporary McKinley Ave. closure needed for new building

A 622,000 square-foot warehouse is going in along Louise Avenue. 

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SIX FIGURE DEPARTING CHECK

Elena Reyes walked away from her 38-week stint as city manager — including 19 weeks she was paid for not working — with at least an additional ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:30 a.m. | | SIX FIGURE DEPARTING CHECK Comments 0 Comments

Sweet summer sweat: Embrace the heat instead of fighting it

Back in August of 1965 when the mercury in Lincoln flirted with 120 degrees after several back-to-back 115 degree days I was complaining to my ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:28 a.m. | | Sweet summer sweat: Embrace the heat instead of fighting it Comments 0 Comments

Time for a Good Buddy Tale

Americans needed a good buddy movie after a deranged gunman targeted Republicans practicing for a bipartisan ballgame to raise money for charities Wednesday morning.

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:28 a.m. | | Time for a Good Buddy Tale Comments 0 Comments

Gender studies at Hogwarts

J.K. Rowling, author of the bestselling Harry Potter series, just made headlines for an epic tweetstorm condemning misogyny. Referring to women politicians, she tweeted ...

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To this day I wonder how he slept at night

In 1982 after the boy came along, I had to find a job. College was done for the time being and I ended up working ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 1:19 a.m. | | To this day I  wonder how he slept at night Comments 0 Comments

High-dose vitamin C supplements unlikely to prevent dementia

DEAR DR. ROACH: Is there any evidence that high doses of vitamin C have decreased or prevented the risk of Alzheimer’s disease? I ask ...

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Posted: jun. 18, 2017 6:38 p.m. | | High-dose vitamin C supplements unlikely to prevent dementia Comments 0 Comments

Single payer pill: It requires only one to overdose

No one has ever mistaken the California Legislature for the Hoover Institute think tank at Stanford University.

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Posted: jun. 17, 2017 1:19 a.m. | | Single payer pill: It requires only one to overdose Comments 0 Comments

Spending $142K to punish Ashley Drain

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114 degrees? Time to buy an ice ax

The high is supposed to hit 114 degrees in the coming few days.

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Posted: jun. 16, 2017 1:44 a.m. | | 114 degrees? Time to buy an ice ax Comments 0 Comments

I knew I had seen her before – only it wasn’t same person

A few weeks ago, I again went out with Mike Kelly to take a look at how the Manteca Police are handling the homeless situation ...

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Posted: jun. 16, 2017 1:37 a.m. | | I knew I had seen  her before – only it  wasn’t same person Comments 0 Comments

Manteca needs to abandon Garfield section for MHS safety

The Manteca City Council has taken steps to improve the security of the Manteca Library.

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 1:15 a.m. | | Manteca needs to abandon Garfield section for MHS safety Comments 0 Comments

Depraved hatred of President Trump reaching new lows

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Calls first full cabinet meeting ‘embarrassing’ Trump ‘ lovefest’

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Now Democrats want $400M for healthcare

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Urges school board to petition DA to seek lesser punishment for Drain

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 1:08 a.m. | | Urges school board to petition DA to seek lesser punishment for Drain Comments 2 Comments

Manteca farmers market is a great event

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The Russians: Let’s take a deep breath & look at what is really happening

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Helping commuters circumvent 120 Bypass via local street is wrong reason

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Posted: jun. 14, 2017 1:38 a.m. | | Helping commuters circumvent 120 Bypass via local street is wrong reason  Comments 0 Comments

Learning less about world with access to World Wide Web

A teen boy. A matronly lady. A graying guy perhaps in his 50s with a man bun. Two women in their early 30s. One guy ...

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Posted: jun. 14, 2017 1:38 a.m. | | Learning less about world with access to World Wide Web Comments 0 Comments

Keeping homeless out of library courtyard to prevent damage

LAURELS TO THE CITY OF MANTECA for installing a wrought iron fence to secure the Manteca Library courtyard from homeless vandals.

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Posted: jun. 13, 2017 1:37 a.m. | | Keeping homeless out of library courtyard to prevent damage Comments 0 Comments

More taxes for Manteca? No. Spend money they have a lot wiser? Yes.

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Posted: jun. 13, 2017 1:37 a.m. | | More taxes for Manteca? No. Spend money they have a lot wiser? Yes. Comments 0 Comments

Manteca’s goal: Avoid Kmart closing from lapsing into cancerous blight

Kmart’s future may seem dicey but not as much as the building the retailer will leave behind when it closes its Manteca store sometime ...

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Posted: jun. 13, 2017 1:36 a.m. | | Manteca’s goal: Avoid Kmart closing from lapsing into cancerous blight Comments 0 Comments

Ripon Unified recognized retiring staff

Mona Ogden is one of 10 Ripon Unified School District retirees.

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 1:37 a.m. | | Ripon Unified recognized retiring staff Comments 0 Comments

Daily attractions part of SJ Fair admission

Chef Ray Duey is a world-renowned culinary artist.

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 1:33 a.m. | | Daily attractions part of SJ Fair admission Comments 0 Comments

Entries sought for parade marking July 4th

A parade, aerial fireworks, and a pancake breakfast are the community events planned to celebrate July Fourth this year in Manteca.

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 1:32 a.m. | | Entries sought for parade marking July 4th Comments 0 Comments

DESIGN SLASHES COSTS

There are 12 student restrooms at Sequoia School.

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Quintessential family man & Pumpkin King George Perry Sr. dies at age 99

George Perry Sr. was more than just the man who planted the seeds nearly a half century ago for what would blossom into the largest ...

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 1:26 a.m. | | Quintessential family man & Pumpkin King George Perry Sr. dies at age 99 Comments 0 Comments

Does neomycin skin allergy preclude getting shingles vaccine?

DEAR DR. ROACH: I have been tested for skin allergies twice in the past 30-plus years. I am a 71-year-old female in good health. One ...

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Posted: jun. 11, 2017 8:47 p.m. | | Does neomycin skin allergy preclude getting shingles vaccine? Comments 0 Comments

Why do dogs sniff each other?

DEAR DIDI:  Why does my dog, when he meets other dogs, sniff their butts. It embarrasses me when I am with my friends! -Embarrassed 13 ...

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Posted: jun. 11, 2017 8:46 p.m. | | Why do dogs sniff each other? Comments 0 Comments

Would you pay 8 cents a day to make Manteca better?

The Manteca City Council is about to go from being fiscally conservative to being fiscally responsible. There is a big difference

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Posted: jun. 10, 2017 12:42 a.m. | | Would you pay 8  cents a day to make  Manteca better? Comments 0 Comments

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