Tuesday, January 21, 2014 12:00 am
During Monday’s 16th annual Celebration of Unity, Lodians had the opportunity to learn that taking steps towards tolerance of neighbors of other ethnicities and religions may mean asking more questions.
Thursday, August 19, 2010 12:00 am
The Democratic opponent of Rep. Dan Lungren, R-Gold River, has
returned a $250 campaign contribution from an official with the
Council on American-Islamic Relations after Republicans questioned
whether the donation came from a terrorist.
Wednesday, June 29, 2005 10:00 pm
Four relatives of a father and son held on terror-related charges said they have been summoned to testify before a federal grand jury because they refused to talk to federal investigators.
Monday, May 2, 2011 11:44 am
Rep. Dan Lungren, R-Gold River
(District includes Galt)
“The horrific tragedy of Sept. 11 was the main reason I felt the
need to return to public service. In a region of Pakistan, the
mastermind of that crime and the leader of the Al Qaeda terrorist
network, Osama bin Laden, has been killed. I am pleased to hear
Friday, September 9, 2011 2:18 pm
When Osama bin Laden was killed in May, Bushra Salem remembers
overhearing a Tokay High student yelling “Your leader’s dead” to a
Thursday, June 9, 2005 10:00 pm
Muslims meeting with city leaders Thursday at the Carnegie Forum expressed worries about a possible backlash against their community following the much-publicized arrests of local men on federal charges.
Wednesday, March 9, 2011 12:00 am
Some American Muslims, including at least one in the Lodi area,
are concerned that the House Homeland Security Committee hearing on
Muslim extremists will unfairly target Islam.
Monday, November 5, 2007 10:00 pm
Lodi Pakistanis are closely watching news from their home
country as protests over a presidential power grab in the south
Asian nation have led to hundreds of arrests.
Saturday, October 15, 2011 12:00 am
Lower Sacramento Road, a main link between Lodi and Stockton, is
surrounded mostly by farms. But the stretch between Harney Lane and
Armstrong Road is also the future home of the 10,200-square-foot
California Islamic Center.
Monday, August 1, 2005 10:00 pm
The walls are bare and the photographs and plaques are still
bubble-wrapped, but Drew Parenti is on the job, keeping tabs on an
88,000-square-mile swath of California.
Wednesday, April 26, 2006 10:00 pm
Residents in Lodi had hoped to set aside the suspicions that divided them in the 11 months since federal agents arrested a young man, his father and two Muslim religious leaders amid terrorism allegations.
Friday, March 31, 2006 10:00 pm
Al-Qaida. Osama bin Laden. Terror camps. FBI investigation. Lodi. For 10 months, those words have frequently been used when the city of Lodi is mentioned in local, national and even national news. Sometimes residents’ far-off acquaintances joke about it, and sometimes online bloggers cast the city as a hotbed of terror.
Monday, September 10, 2007 10:00 pm
Lodi resident Hamid Hayat was sentenced Monday to 24 years in
federal prison after a jury convicted him of supporting terrorists
and then lying about it to the FBI.