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Holiday grind: Locals share motives for working on Christmas

Lodi residents work on year's biggest holiday to help others, for paycheck

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Jasmine Olds, right, waits on Dick Bastear and his wife, Marilyn Bastear, at Scrambl'z Kountry Kitchen on Christmas Day.

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While many Lodians were at home celebrating Christmas with friends and family, eating hearty feasts and watching the 24-hour marathon of "A Christmas Story," others were going through the daily grind of gainful employment.

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Dan Evans/News-Sentinel

Jasmine Olds, right, waits on Dick Bastear and his wife, Marilyn Bastear, at Scrambl'z Kountry Kitchen on Christmas Day.