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Lodi’s Eric Larimer part of trio making craft liquor

Lodi’s Eric Larimer part of trio making craft liquor

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There’s a summertime tradition among Eric Larimer’s friends. It involves trout fishing, camping by a secluded lake and nightly rounds of whatever alcoholic beverage they’ve decided to bring. Sometimes it’s IPA beers, or red wine, or single malt whiskey. Their picks lean toward small batch and craft-style booze, made by people who love the process. But they noticed a trend.

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Energy and focus in a tea bag

Energy and focus in a tea bag

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I didn’t like tea growing up, but now it is a passion. I often want a caffeinated drink that isn’t coffee. I used to drink a lot of yerba mate…

A family trip exploring Europe by way of the Netherlands

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Who: Dottie Thompson, of Lodi, her son Cary Hall and daughter-in-law Terri of South Pasadena, and granddaughter Leslie Hall. They were joined …

Do I keep my mouth shut about friend’s loser boyfriend?

Do I keep my mouth shut about friend’s loser boyfriend?

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Dear Straight Talk: I’m 18 and my best friend of 10 years is dating someone with a lot of mental health and drug abuse problems. Even after he…

Prince

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A king in waiting ...

Lodi church group travels to Mexico to build a new home for a young family in need

Lodi church group travels to Mexico to build a new home for a young family in need

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I’m not sure when it happened. Maybe it was while rocking a baby to sleep under a clunky ceiling fan while his mother rolled out tortillas in …

Cancer and your ‘QR’ pathway

Cancer and your ‘QR’ pathway

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Dear Pharmacist: I read one of your previous articles about breast cancer and you talked about a pathway in the body that could be activated, …

The Wife

The Wife

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Please don’t take your wife for granted,

Dad feels rejected, wants place in daughter’s life

Dad feels rejected, wants place in daughter’s life

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Dear Straight Talk: My 16-year-old daughter complains that I’m not “in her life” enough. I do work hard in a demanding career to support our f…

A summer of service: Lodi teen extends mission trip to help women in halfway house

A summer of service: Lodi teen extends mission trip to help women in halfway house

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A group of 20 volunteers from Vinewood Community Church drove south to Vicente Guererro, Mexico, on June 7. But when the team returned to Lodi…

Mission work through the eyes of a first-timer

Mission work through the eyes of a first-timer

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This year, I went to Mexico for the first time. It was also my first time being so far from home. Being in Mexico was hard at first, because I…

Who says there’s nothing to do in Lodi?

Who says there’s nothing to do in Lodi?

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It’s the middle of summer vacation, past noon on a Thursday, and your teen may still be in bed. After she finally drags herself up, bleary-eye…

Seeking help for a friend hooked on heroin

Seeking help for a friend hooked on heroin

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Dear Straight Talk: My friend is smoking heroin. I told her to stop before she gets addicted, but she denies the problem. Her parents hate me …

What is going on with my tongue!?

What is going on with my tongue!?

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Dear Pharmacist: Sometimes my tongue gets bald, red patches, or thick yellowish coatings on it. I can’t figure out why this happens, or what i…

Sitting in the Shadows

Sitting in the Shadows

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Sitting in the shadows

30th annual SummerFest raises funds for Lodi Memorial Hospital

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Three decades of fundraising tradition is returning to Woodbridge by Robert Mondavi Winery grounds to benefit the Lodi Memorial Hospital Foundation.

Treating odd creatures at all hours

Treating odd creatures at all hours

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With a blue fabric cone strapped around her neck, 11-week-old Zoie was having a bad day. The German shepherd puppy was all alone in a big meta…

Father gets the ‘straight talk’ on school shootings

Father gets the ‘straight talk’ on school shootings

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Dear Straight Talk: To combat school shootings, our school district is considering arming teachers who undergo extensive training. All this is…

New gallery show a little west of center

New gallery show a little west of center

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A new gallery collection in Downtown Lodi celebrates the wild West, the tame West, and the relaxed, lazy day kind of West to be found on Calif…

Stay Strong

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Little girl, I know your pain

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