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Denham ‘milk toast’ on hate groups

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I-5 do-si-do & high speed parking lots

Friday’s colossal back-up on northbound Interstate 5 offered a peek of what lies ahead for the Tracy-Lathrop-Manteca region.

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Manteca on verge of major economic splash

The Hyatt Regency in San Francisco has 802 rooms.

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Posted: aug. 18, 2017 1:06 a.m. | | Manteca on verge of major economic splash Comments 0 Comments

GOP fails to deliver on healthcare

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Measure G bond money hard at work

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Time is long overdue to take back Manteca

If you go by Lincoln Park around 9 o’clock in the evening, there will sometimes be a small gathering under the picnic shelter. There ...

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Power to the homeless but not the EV driving taxpayer

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Regulating America to death

You don’t need to look far to see the regulatory chokehold the federal bureaucracy has on the economy, public safety, and even attempts to ...

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Golf is a ‘rich man’s game’

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A solution for future downtown parking needs

The Altamont Corridor Express train is coming down the track.

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Posted: aug. 15, 2017 1:35 a.m. | | A solution for future downtown parking needs Comments 0 Comments

Demands Denham takes stand on violence

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Look around, Caltrans isn’t the problem

I made a 319 mile loop trip Saturday.

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Posted: aug. 14, 2017 1:37 a.m. | | Look around, Caltrans isn’t the problem Comments 0 Comments

Streamlined permit for charging stations

If you want you install an electric vehicle charging station in Manteca — either in your home or for public use — you can apply to do ...

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Timelines before board for work at Colony Oak

Trustees of the Ripon Unified School District will review the preliminary timelines for the Colony Oak Elementary School reconstruction project at tonight’s 7 p ...

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Posted: aug. 14, 2017 1:31 a.m. | | Timelines before board for work at Colony Oak Comments 0 Comments

Lathrop firm adds 95-foot tall crane

The nearly 100-foot tall crane that is on the corner of D’Arcy and Murphy Parkways?

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Posted: aug. 14, 2017 1:23 a.m. | | Lathrop firm adds 95-foot tall crane Comments 0 Comments

MANTECA MEANS BUSINESS

Tim Ogden means business.

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CELEBRATING ACE EXTENSION

Passenger train service is returning to downtown Manteca.

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St. Patrick’s church set for $200,000 plus remodel

Ripon’s St. Patrick’s Catholic Church on East Highway 120 at Carrolton Road is planning a major interior remodeling at a cost in excess ...

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Doctors Hospital CEO departing Manteca

Editor's note: This is Glenn Kahl's column " Thru Kahl's Kaleidoscope", A look at people & things in the South County

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What the Google gender ‘manifesto’ really says about Silicon Valley

Five years ago, Silicon Valley was rocked by a wave of “brogrammer” bad behavior, when overfunded, highly entitled, mostly white and male startup founders did ...

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Yellow fever vaccine only for those at high risk of exposure

DEAR DR. ROACH: My husband and I are taking a cruise around South America that includes several stops in Brazil. We both are 72 and ...

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Why teen brains need a later school start time

Millions of high schoolers are having to wake up early as they start another academic year. It is not uncommon to hear comments from parents ...

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Bet you China won’t push back school start times

Education elitist experts like to point out repeatedly how they believe China is cleaning our collective clock when it comes to public education.

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Posted: aug. 12, 2017 1:00 a.m. | | Bet you China won’t push back school start times Comments 0 Comments

Complaining isn’t going to solve the problem

Okay – I get it.

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Posted: aug. 11, 2017 1:12 a.m. | | Complaining isn’t going to solve the problem Comments 0 Comments

Would SJ leaders jump at chance for legal brothels?

Let’s say California voters in their infinite wisdom legalized prostitution.

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Is Patti’s pot vote in sync with his district constituents?

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It’s time to rethink our highways

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Dennis Rodman, Dr. Strangeglove & duck and cover

Remember Bert the Turtle?

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Dennis Rodman, Dr. Strangeglove & duck and cover

Remember Bert the Turtle?

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SSJID conserving water could hurt those relying on groundwater

Flood irrigation of the endless almond orchards surrounding Manteca, Ripon, and Escalon is an inefficient use of water. That is especially true when compared to ...

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Posted: aug. 09, 2017 12:20 a.m. | | SSJID conserving  water could hurt those relying on groundwater Comments 0 Comments

Cantu expects service cutbacks

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REMEMBERING THE FALLEN

Manteca has a memorial to those from the greater community who gave their lives while serving America in wartime.

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Manteca Unified schools gear up for solar eclipse

It’s called the Great American Total Solar Eclipse.

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Posted: aug. 07, 2017 1:12 a.m. | | Manteca Unified schools gear up  for solar eclipse Comments 0 Comments

Bright idea to cut power costs: Switch to LED

All of the City of Ripon could one day have LED in all street lights.

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WATER PARK TORTURE

Former City Manager Steve Pinkerton back in 2010 placed a wristband on his wrist while touring a Great Wolf Resort in the State of Washington.

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The 120 Bypass; A bird in hand vs. 2 in the bush

Councilman Mike Morowit is right about the severe impacts Manteca would have to deal with if access to Highway 99 is eliminated at Austin Road.

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Council can spend $8,119 on a trip to DC but not $8,000 on water conservation committee

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The White House press briefing showdown game

When White House senior policy advisor Stephen Miller called on CNN’s Jim Acosta at Wednesday’s press briefing, Miller knew what he was doing. 

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Eye protection a must for the coming total solar eclipse

DEAR DR. ROACH: My mother is very concerned about the upcoming solar eclipse; due to all the warnings about not watching it with the naked ...

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Why do dogs act differently whole on leash?

DEAR DIDI:  Our Golden Retriever is the sweetest dog. He loves people and gets along with other dogs, most of the time. Except when we ...

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Posted: aug. 06, 2017 7:15 p.m. | | Why do dogs act differently whole on leash? Comments 0 Comments

Barebones Maple Avenue Plaza ideal for community partnership

Manteca does a lot of things right.

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So you say you want a Manteca aquatics center

Everybody wants something.

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From dictator to Pulitzer Prize

Surprises never cease – especially in Ripon – from the finding of a cannon ball years ago near Caswell State Park on the Stanislaus River to the ...

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Stockton in the spotlight again — this time over sanctuary city controversy

For reasons that nobody can quite figure out, the Trump administration has decided to name Stockton as one of the four American cities it is ...

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Just what the doctor ordered: Universal car insurance

There are 218 million licensed drivers in the United States.

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Manteca encouraging gang graffiti art along Moffat

10.08.120 Removal of vehicles authorized when.

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Flash floods, locking kids in cars & opioids

People need to be more paranoid.

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Manteca needs a Winco, not another SaveMart

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Post Office needs to step up

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#NoFreeSpeech is growing goal of social media

One wonders whether Samuel Clemens would have written any of his classics if social media had been around in the mid-19th century.

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