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Wednesday 08/16/2017
Outsourcing proposed to trim Lodi budget

With the City of Lodi already struggling to balance budgets, local leaders are exploring ways to make sure the city stays solvent with soaring pension costs expected to eat up bigger chunks of the general budget in the coming years.

Posted: August 16, 2017
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LUSD official condemns hatred, bigotry

Lodi Unified School District Board of Education Vice President George Neely took a moment to denounce the actions of white supremacists in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend that resulted in at least one death, during Tuesday night’s Board of Education meeting at Julia Morgan Elementary School in Stockton.

Posted: August 16, 2017
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Tuesday 08/15/2017
Three San Joaquin County residents to join the Mexican American Hall of Fame

The Mexican American Hall of Fame traces its roots back to 1989, when it began under the auspices of the then Mexican American Chamber of Commerce.

Posted: August 15, 2017
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Lodi fire chief to retire, move closer to family

After almost six years with the city and 35 years in the firefighting profession, Lodi Fire Chief Larry Rooney has decided to retire in September and go back to his home in Arizona.

Posted: August 15, 2017
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Fun time for all at zoo’s 60th birthday

Micke Grove Zoo was filled with the pitter-patter of little feet and paws alike, as humans and animals came together to celebrate the zoo’s 60th birthday on Saturday.

Posted: August 15, 2017
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Lodi sees increase in sales tax revenue

The City of Lodi saw a 5.9 percent increase in sales tax revenue in the first three months of the year compared to the same period in 2016, resulting in a bump of $150,000.

Posted: August 15, 2017
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Monday 08/14/2017
Red Cross desperately seeking blood donations

The American Red Cross urges blood donors to give in the final weeks of summer to help overcome a chronic summer blood shortage.

Posted: August 14, 2017
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Fiesta Dinner will raise money for Animal Friends Connection

Animal Friends Connection will host its 15th annual Fiesta Dinner to benefit the animals from 5 to 9 p.m. Aug. 26.

Posted: August 14, 2017
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Sunday 08/13/2017
Large tree limb falls at Davis Elementary School

At approximately 5:30 a.m. on Thursday, Lodi Unified School District was notified that a large limb fell from an old oak tree in the quad area of Davis Elementary School, according to a press release from Elodia Ortega-Lampkin, Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Education for LUSD.

Posted: August 13, 2017
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McNerney responds to threat to law enforcement funding

Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Stockton, sent a letter to the Department of Justice responding to the agency’s threat to withhold federal funding from the City of Stockton, and several other cities, if local law enforcement does not notify the Department of Homeland Security regarding the detainment of undocumented people, according to a press release from McNerney’s office.

Posted: August 13, 2017
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Suspect arrested after officers find meth, heroin

Officer Daniel Bristow of the Lodi Police Department spotted a suspicious motorcycle near South Cherokee and East Harney lanes and attempted to contact the driver, Jason Whitcanack, 37, after he parked in the Park West Casino lot, according to Sgt. Timothy Fritz on Friday.

Posted: August 13, 2017
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Saturday 08/12/2017
Lodi firefighter shares Detwiler Fire stories

Lodi Fire Capt. David Bolognini received the call to respond to the Detwiler Fire in Mariposas County at 2 a.m. one night in late June and quickly mobilized with three other firefighters in their Type 1 fire engine, along with four other engines from fire departments in San Joaquin County.

Posted: August 12, 2017
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Tokay High junior maintains 4.3 GPA while battling auto-immune disorder

Pulsing techno music fills the Tokay High School dance room as the cheerleading team holds their second practice of the year, while coach Stephanie Silveira shouts directions and encouragement over the pounding bass.

Posted: August 12, 2017
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Lodi residents outraged after Union Pacific cuts down trees by railroad tracks

After spending months pushing Union Pacific to clean up the weeds and debris along the railroad tracks behind their homes, some Lodi residents got a lot more than they asked for.

Posted: August 12, 2017
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Friday 08/11/2017
Extended family mourns loss of Lodi man

Hardworking, loving and a wonderful husband and father are just a few of the words Lodi’s Andrea Schmidli used to describe her father, Mercelino Ochoa Castellano, on Thursday, just days after he was killed in a hit-and-run crash on Interstate 5, south of Sacramento.

Posted: August 11, 2017
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Heart attack survivor gives thanks to Lodi Fire Department and AMR staff

Aaron Britt was working late on Thursday, April 6, with his cousin David Britt at Taylored Auto Body on Maggio Circle in Lodi, painting a 1942 Packard automobile when Aaron suffered a heart attack.

Posted: August 11, 2017
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Woman thanks Lodi Rotary for helping Ethiopian orphanage

Back visiting Lodi after moving to Ethiopia a year ago to help run an orphanage, Lodi Rotary Club member Jeni Elson thanked the club for its generous donations to the orphanage during the club’s meeting on Thursday afternoon at Hutchins Street Square.

Posted: August 11, 2017
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Thursday 08/10/2017
Kids help Micke Grove Zoo celebrate 60 years

Micke Grove Zoo’s education building was abuzz with activity on Wednesday morning. About two dozen kids gathered around the table, creating gifts for the zoo’s animals.

Posted: August 10, 2017
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Lodi improvement group talks about plans and goals

Their efforts aren’t often touted, but the members of the Lodi Improvement Committee keep working to make the city a better place.

Posted: August 10, 2017
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Lodi optometrist, 91, retires after 67 years

After more than six decades of improving and preserving the eyesight of thousands of patients, 91-year-old optometrist Floyd Zastrow has retired.

Posted: August 10, 2017
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