Friday, September 20, 2013 12:00 am
Two men of Middle Eastern descent were reported buying pallets of water at a grocery store in Bakersfield. An Elk Grove police sergeant who lives in Lodi reported concern about a doctor “who is very unfriendly.” And photographers of all races and nationalities have been reported taking snapshots of post offices, bridges, dams and other structures.
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 12:00 am
Lodi Unified School District trustees postponed a revision of the district’s controversial student social networking policy after Superintendent Cathy Nichols-Washer handed out two alternatives to the board at Tuesday’s board of trustees meeting.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 5:04 pm
Monday, August 12, 2013 3:19 pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 12:00 am
Two Lodi Unified School District trustees acknowledged that the district’s social networking policy needs to be revisited, and they asked students to help them change or clarify the policy.
Tuesday, August 6, 2013 12:00 am
It was five months ago that Lodi Unified School District trustees adopted a strict social media policy to help prevent students from making disparaging remarks about students, teachers and other individuals.
Tuesday, June 4, 2013 12:00 am
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday upheld the right of police to take DNA samples from people who are arrested for serious crimes but not yet convicted.
Friday, March 8, 2013 1:59 pm
Promises, promises — when Congress debates immigration legislation, it promises the moon. But in the end, it delivers nothing. With today’s Gang of Eight amnesty in full-blown congressional discussions, empty vows about interior enforcement, securing the border and putting immigrants at the back of the line are distractions thrown out to appease a skeptical public.
Saturday, March 2, 2013 12:00 am
California school districts must have procedures in place by Friday for students and parents to file complaints if they feel their schools are improperly charging fees for educational activities.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 12:00 am
Recently, Bear Creek High School student journalists were surprised to discover that their principal had confiscated the latest campus newspaper. She apparently did not approve of an article which suggested that some campus safety procedures might be inadequate.
Wednesday, January 23, 2013 12:00 am
College freshmen are lined up and asked to choose sides on a political issue. Those who pick the "wrong" side are sent to re-education classes for a week and monitored thereafter.
Saturday, June 30, 2012 12:00 am
Many headlines about the Supreme Court decision on Arizona S.B. 1070 indicate that the justices cut the bill back to its bare bones. In June 2010, Arizona passed legislation that allows law enforcement officers to inquire about immigration status when an individual is lawfully detained and suspected to be illegally present. But this week's news stories mislead. The law's key provision, proof of status, remains.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 12:00 am
The melody of “Amazing Grace” echoed softly across Harmony Grove
Church’s cemetery as the rain began to lightly spatter across the
gravel and gravestones Monday morning.
Saturday, August 27, 2011 12:00 am
The recent push to abolish the death penalty in California is
one of the hottest political issues which draws a lot of media
Saturday, October 9, 2010 12:00 am
The recession was started in most countries. The Democrats
wanted control, made the mistake of demeaning President Bush for
years and caused people to quit spending. President Obama says,
"Bush put us in the ditch." It looks like we are out and in
Monday, May 24, 2010 12:00 am
This is regarding Mr. Romero (director of the American Civil
Liberties Union) and Arizona Immigration Law.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008 10:00 pm
A lesbian couple from Lodi got married in August, but they're
anxiously waiting to see if California law will allow them to
remain legally married.
Thursday, January 10, 2008 10:00 pm
California's chief justice on Thursday said the state Supreme
Court is being overwhelmed by reviews of death penalty cases and
wants the process modified through a constitutional amendment.
Friday, March 2, 2007 10:00 pm
A bit of history stands behind Fred Snyde's barn on West
Sunday, February 25, 2007 10:00 pm
Should the personnel records of police officers and deputy
sheriffs be kept confidential?
Wednesday, January 17, 2007 10:00 pm
Drug abuse meeting tonight at Lodi
Friday, January 5, 2007 10:00 pm
Thursday, December 7, 2006 10:00 pm
Carlina Stewart has always admired the late Martin Luther King
Jr. for combining his spiritual upbringing as a Baptist minister
with his thirst for civil rights.
Friday, November 17, 2006 10:00 pm
For the second year in Lodi, a conservative Christian
organization is engaging in an intensive campaign to "bring the
Christ back into Christmas."
Monday, October 2, 2006 10:00 pm
Five months after they were barred from returning to the United States despite being citizens, Hamid Hayat’s uncle and cousin returned to their Lodi home Monday.