By Dennis Wyatt Managing Editor email@example.com
When it comes to generosity, the gold standard is set by Manteca businessmen like Dennis Williams who oversees Ernie’s Food and Spirits and Casino Real as well as Phil Waterford who owns Manteca Ford and Exotic High Car Line.
The two were involved in the live auction at “The Evening of Honor” that took place Friday at The Place of Refuge as a fundraiser for the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend Commemoration on Sunday, May 25. Military leaders have indicated the event taking place at Woodward Park in Manteca is the biggest event of its kind on the West Coast as it draws close to 20,000 people.
Waterford was a bidder and Williams supplied an auction item.
Williams donated a dinner for six at Ernie’s Food and Spirits and brought along his award-winning Executive Chef Michael Midgley who has appeared on Bravo Television’s “ Top Chef” and the Food Network’s “Cut Throat Kitchen” as well as a judge on Esquire Network’s “Knife Fight” to promote it. Read more…