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Manteca needs to liberate ‘taxi’ services

Talk is cheap, especially when the drill is to blame Sacramento.

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Take responsibility for your dog’s mess

Editor, Manteca Bulletin,

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FERGUSON SHOOTING

Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson is neither Mark Fuhrman nor Barney Fife. Based on what has been presented so far in the media, not even an O.J. Simpson juror would find Wilson guilty of murder.

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FESM Contas Sunday plus country line dancing Friday

Last weekend was the Contas read at the MRPS Hall, this weekend it will be the FESM Hall. Festa Das Contas is on Sunday, Aug. 24, from noon to 9:30 p.m. with Reading of the Accounts at noon followed by LUSO Dance Performance and sopas. 

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Football’s special bond

There is an immeasurable sense of brotherhood and fellowship that exists between people that have been football teammates. I’m talking about real football – not that game you play at the park with your older brothers, though that is a wonderful way to refine your skills. I’m talking two-a-days, mid-summer heat, sprints for five straight days, and haven’t even seen a football on the field yet. Then you finally get your helmet and pads.

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It’s OK for greenies to kill Bambi

Look up in the sky. It’s a bird. It’s a plane. No, it’s...

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Posted: aug. 20, 2014 1:04 a.m. | | It’s OK for greenies to kill Bambi Comments 0 Comments

What went wrong in Ferguson

The short answer is: everything.

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Police send homeless into neighborhoods; now there is drug activity, transient camping

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Charlie ‘Captain Gadget’ Halford was definitely onto something

Charlie Halford was dubbed “Captain Gadget” by some of his officers during his tenure as Manteca’s Police Chief from 1997 to 2008.

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Posted: aug. 18, 2014 11:15 p.m. | | Charlie ‘Captain Gadget’ Halford was definitely onto something Comments 0 Comments

Wal-Mart treats workers like Pop-Tarts

Wal-Mart loves keeping track of data. For instance, the retail giant’s researchers know that before and after major storms, customers buy strawberry Pop-Tarts at a rate that’s seven times faster than normal.

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Rick Arucan deserves being honored

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Let military wage war without Congress

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Great Wolf: Despite critics it isn’t the big bad wolf

Should Manteca have blocked the Hampton Inn that has created dozens of jobs and so far brought more than $200,000 into city coffers in the form of room taxes because the general public isn’t allowed to use the hotel’s pool without booking a room?

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Let Congress vote on Iraq War III

Last week, we were told there were 40,000 Yazidis on Sinjar Mountain facing starvation if they remained there, and slaughter by ISIS if they came down.

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Who said anything about impeachment?

Surely you thought that partisan posturing by far-right Congress critters couldn’t get any nuttier. But here comes the GOP’s claim that all the talk about impeaching President Barack Obama is being led by…Barack Obama!

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Posted: aug. 18, 2014 1:04 a.m. | | Who said anything about impeachment? Comments 0 Comments

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