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Silky, snug and sophisticated: Lodi loves scarves

Silky, snug and sophisticated: Lodi loves scarves

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The right scarf is a sweet cherry on the top of an outfit sundae.

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Enjoy chocolate with Lodi wine Feb. 7 and 8

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The Wine and Chocolate festival is back for its 18th year, with over 50 wineries participating. The festival will be on Feb. 7 and 8 from 11 a…

Natural cures for cold sores, herpes infections

Natural cures for cold sores, herpes infections

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Are you worried about painful cold sores? They are highly contagious. If you kiss someone with a cold sore, or drink from their cup, you could…

Should teenagers be allowed to lock their bedroom door?

Should teenagers be allowed to lock their bedroom door?

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Dear Straight Talk: My sister and I want a lock for our bedroom door. We have a new stepfather and we feel uncomfortable not being able lock o…

Durst Winery features a casually rustic atmosphere in rural Acampo

Durst Winery features a casually rustic atmosphere in rural Acampo

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Note: The photographs of Durst Winery were taken by Bea Ahbeck Casson.

Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’ is a crowd-pleasing character study

Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’ is a crowd-pleasing character study

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Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper” serves as both a spellbinding war drama and a personal piece, peering into the mind of Texan Chris Kyle (Br…

Earth Mother

Earth Mother

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The drought has been as barren as my spirit afflicted with a dark, dry wind that peered like an incubus into my dreams.

From the ocean to Lodi: A crab’s incredible journey

From the ocean to Lodi: A crab’s incredible journey

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There are 115 miles separating Lodi from the cold waters of Bodega Harbor on the Sonoma County coastline, where dozens of fishermen make their…

Conflicting media images drive eating disorders

Conflicting media images drive eating disorders

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Dear Straight Talk: My 14-year-old daughter is being treated for anorexia and bulimia. Her clothes covered it well. I am writing about the med…

Reduce inflammation with nature’s Pac-Man

Reduce inflammation with nature’s Pac-Man

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Have you ever had a sore throat, been stung by a bee, or twisted your ankle? Do you have arthritis, back pain or headaches?

Stockton man serves Chinese street food on Lodi Avenue

Stockton man serves Chinese street food on Lodi Avenue

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Zilong Yu is a busy man, darting quickly from taking orders at the front counter of his restaurant to clearing plates in the dining room, to c…

‘Taken 3’ takes a wrong turn with no chance of heroic rescue by Liam Neeson

‘Taken 3’ takes a wrong turn with no chance of heroic rescue by Liam Neeson

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Liam Neeson is back in “Taken 3,” the continuing saga about a former CIA agent with a very particular set of skills. This latest foray into th…

Local photographers showcase work at Lodi Community Arts Center

Local photographers showcase work at Lodi Community Arts Center

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The Lodi Community Art Center will host its third annual Juried Photography Show through the month of February.

Still a child

Still a child

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She’s a child, still a child

Michaeljon Flores uses a lifetime of skills to create stunning furniture

Michaeljon Flores uses a lifetime of skills to create stunning furniture

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Shoppers at Lockeford Antiques occasionally hear music coming from the shop next door. If they take the 15-foot-walk over and peer in, they wi…

Are you willing to lose your mind for wine?

Are you willing to lose your mind for wine?

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Somebody’s convinced us that wine is a health drink. Not only does this increase your risk of pancreatitis, but it fires off inflammatory chem…

Friendships troubled during police brutality protests

Friendships troubled during police brutality protests

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Dear Straight Talk: My friend, 17, is very cold with me now that he’s involved in the protests against police brutality. My dad and uncle are …

Good educational filmmaking in ‘Selma’

Good educational filmmaking in ‘Selma’

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Ava DuVernay’s “Selma” begins with Martin Luther King (an uncanny David Oyelowo) rehearsing a stately, eloquent speech into the camera. Sudden…

Finding the peace

Finding the peace

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In the darkness where there’s no light,

Ken Mullen leaves 40-year legacy

Ken Mullen leaves 40-year legacy

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How many patients does one doctor see in the course of 38 years?