Barbara Pombo swings a hammer at the wall during the Hospice of San Joaquin’s renovation ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, in its new Lodi office at 1300 W. Lodi Ave.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 12:00 am
Hospice of San Joaquin held a wall-moving renovation ceremony at its new Lodi office at 1300 W. Lodi Ave. on Tuesday. More than 100 people turned out to hear speakers and support the nonprofit organization in their capital campaign renovation fundraising efforts, headed by retired development director Barbara Pombo.
Friday, October 5, 2012 12:00 am
Lodi SIR Branch No. 145 will host officials from the Hospice of San Joaquin at its meeting on Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Moose Lodge, 3824 Woodbridge Road, Acampo.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 12:00 am
Jose Hernandez, a French Camp native who grew up picking
vegetables with his migrant parents and then soared over the same
fields as an astronaut aboard the International Space Station
announced plans Tuesday to run for Congress in the state’s newly
formed 10th District.
Saturday, January 15, 2011 12:00 am
Alan Nakanishi didn't just win the Lodi City Council race in
November. He was the top vote-getter from the north to the south to
the east to the west in Lodi. The doctor and former assemblyman won
every single precinct in Lodi. His lowest precinct percentage was
20.2 percent while his highest was 24.9 percent.
Thursday, August 9, 2007 10:00 pm
Duane Ostgaard, a former LUSD administrator who loved helping
people and loved his cars, wished to leave a piece of his legacy
for others to use as an example.
Monday, June 5, 2006 10:00 pm
Fifty-six local representatives flew to Washington, D.C., in
April with the San Joaquin Council of Governments to lobby for
interchange reconstruction, road widening, airport development,
water storage and levee safety.
Friday, April 28, 2006 10:00 pm
The community is invited to Lodi's God and Country Prayer Rally
on Thursday night in conjunction with the National Day of Prayer at
the Lodi All-Veterans Plaza. Dale Edwards, pastor of Century
Assembly, will be the keynote speaker.
Wednesday, April 5, 2006 10:00 pm
Local Scouts recognized for conservation
Sunday, April 2, 2006 10:00 pm
The June primary election is two months away, but there will be
a lot of homework to do before you cast your ballot.
Wednesday, March 8, 2006 10:00 pm
Driver will be cited in collision with
Wednesday, February 15, 2006 10:00 pm
President Bush's budget for next year calls for more than $200
million to be spent on projects designed to prevent floods and
protect drinking water supplies in California.
Friday, January 27, 2006 10:00 pm
Every year, The Humane Society of the United States, in
conjunction with The Fund for Animals, creates a federal Humane
Sunday, November 13, 2005 10:00 pm
On Nov. 11, 1918, at 5 a.m. in a railroad car in Compiegne
France, an agreement was signed to end World War I. The cease-fire
and armistice would be effective at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11, 1918. A
national holiday was established on this day to commemorate
Armistice Day - the end of the "war to end all wars."
Thursday, October 20, 2005 10:00 pm
Man pleads not guilty to loitering in
Tuesday, October 18, 2005 10:00 pm
Weeks after striking the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina is still
wreaking havoc on the federal government, and its ripple effects
may soon be felt in San Joaquin County, county lobbyists in
Washington, D.C. told the board of supervisors Tuesday.
Friday, August 12, 2005 10:00 pm
In my column last week, I did the impossible. Based on the
reader mail I received, I realize that I underestimated the
contempt and rage that has built up in the average citizen toward
today's elected officials.
Friday, July 22, 2005 10:00 pm
Wednesday, July 6, 2005 10:00 pm
Democrats have made good on their promise to aggressively target
Richard Pombo, R-Tracy, and other prominent Republicans. The
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee ran ads in two local
papers Wednesday that painted Pombo as ethically challenged and out
of touch with the needs of Central Valley residents.
Monday, June 27, 2005 10:00 pm
Democrats have released a new poll this week that shows Rep.
Richard Pombo, R-Tracy, is vulnerable in the next election.
Tuesday, June 21, 2005 10:00 pm
For months, pundits have been anticipating a political matchup
between Rep. Richard Pombo, R-Tracy, and either of a pair of
high-profile Democratic challengers: State Sen. Mike Machado,
D-Linden, or State Assemblywoman Barbara Matthews, D-Tracy.
Wednesday, June 8, 2005 10:00 pm
National Democrats are trying to recruit California
Assemblywoman Barbara Matthews, D-Tracy, to run for the U.S.
Congressional seat held by Richard Pombo, R-Tracy, according to
Matthews' chief of staff Cathleen Galgiani.
Friday, May 27, 2005 10:00 pm
The following is a list of awards presented to the Tokay High
School graduating class of 2004-05:
Friday, May 13, 2005 10:00 pm
Tracy breathed a sigh of relief Friday as towns around the
country pondered a future without their military bases.
Thursday, May 5, 2005 10:00 pm
It stopped raining in Lodi just in time Thursday to keep an
estimated 50 residents and a dozen pastors dry for the ninth annual
National Day of Prayer celebration at the Lodi All-Veterans