A five piece brass band belts out holiday tunes on School Street in Downtown Lodi on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. The holiday shopping season began with open houses at several stores.
Saturday, November 24, 2012 5:53 pm
Stores in Downtown Lodi kicked off the holiday shopping season in style. Shop owners decorated their windows and storefronts in Christmas greens and holiday ribbons. Several offered treats and discounts in honor of the Downtown Holiday Open House, organized by the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership.
Saturday, November 3, 2012 7:57 pm
The calls came out from the announcer’s box.
Saturday, February 4, 2012 12:00 am
In 1859, L. M. and Eva Morse were a young married couple with a
toddler and a dream.
Sunday, December 4, 2011 7:06 pm
The Lodi Community Band's annual Christmas Concert was a
wonderful lesson in musical styles. They played jazz, orchestral,
pop and traditional hymns, just to name a few.
Friday, December 2, 2011 12:00 am
Saturday, August 13, 2011 12:00 am
Lodi officials and the public will celebrate the city's
relationship with Kofu, Japan this weekend with a baseball game, a
fishing trip at Lodi Lake, a large concert with Japanese band
students and a meal at YUME Japanese Restaurant.
Friday, July 22, 2011 12:00 am
Free tickets will be available starting on Monday for an
upcoming concert in August that will celebrate Lodi's 50-year
relationship with Kofu, Japan.
Friday, June 3, 2011 7:01 am
If graduating top of her class with a 4.51 grade-point average
and being Galt High School’s Class of 2011 valedictorian wasn’t
enough to celebrate, Hailey MacLeod is the school’s first student
ever to be appointed to the U.S. Air Force Academy.
Saturday, April 9, 2011 12:00 am
President Barack Obama's official announcement that he will seek
re-election came as no surprise on Capitol Hill.
Monday, January 10, 2011 12:00 am
Nick Vegas picked up the bass a mere three years ago and has
already earned a spot on the Sacramento Youth Symphony. He has his
eye set on touring Europe in 2012.
Tuesday, November 30, 2010 12:00 am
Wednesday, 6 p.m. — Clements-Lockeford Chamber
of Commerce tree lighting ceremony. Will also include a cowboy
Christmas craft fair from 5 to 9 p.m., pictures with Santa, rural
fire department bike raffle of two bikes (one boys, one girls), hot
dogs from Clements-Lockeford Lions, Hospice of San Joaquin
butterfly auxiliary cookies. To dedicate a light or for more
information, call 957-3888.
Saturday, June 19, 2010 12:00 am
Patrick Simmons grew up in San Jose, and for most of his young
life, his music was influenced by his Bay Area upbringing.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 12:00 am
Ever since Kristy Zane was diagnosed with cancer in 2004, her
life has changed. She says it has been for the better. She has had
the opportunity to see how kind people can be. She has witnessed
the depth of her husband's love. And she has had the chance to
share her experience with others to provide support and
encouragement. She's not sorry, because she has learned so many
life lessons, she said.
Saturday, May 15, 2010 12:00 am
The month of May meant picnic time for Lodi-area pioneers when
large groups gathered for huge planned events.
Friday, February 19, 2010 12:00 am
In mid-June, the fresh smell of green grass and horses will
greet visitors to the track during the San Joaquin Fair in
Stockton. Scores of people will wager their hard-earned money,
which helps subsidize jugglers, clowns and big-time recording
artists elsewhere on the Stockton fairgrounds.
Saturday, November 7, 2009 12:00 am
Ten months after World War I ended, a fallen Lodi area veteran
Friday, October 16, 2009 12:00 am
The young server at Dreamland BBQ looked down at my plate
scrubbed clean by a piece of white bread.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 10:00 pm
Charles Howell has been settling into his new principal position
for more than a month now, but the real test will come Tuesday on
Galt High School's first day. He replaces former principal Bernie
Olmos, who left the district after being offered a teaching
position for this school year.
Friday, July 24, 2009 10:00 pm
Although the band program has been canceled for elementary
students in Lodi Unified School District due to budget cuts,
students fourththrough sixth-grade will soon have another option
for learning musical instruments.
Sunday, April 26, 2009 10:00 pm
- The first festival, held from April 22 to 26, 1970, was
attended by only 350 people.
Friday, January 16, 2009 10:00 pm
Cell Block Seven - a California jazz band favoring the West
Coast traditional jazz sound of Lu Waters, Turk Murphy and the Bay
City Jazz Band of the '50s - will be performing in Lodi on Jan.
Thursday, August 7, 2008 10:00 pm
Music is a family business for Jerry Lewis. He remembers his
grandfather playing music to entertain those in the town where he
grew up in Missouri. His parents play the fiddle and guitar. He
himself plays 12 instruments, and can't remember a time when he
Sunday, July 20, 2008 10:00 pm
American Legion Post 22 is planning an international kind of
weekend on Aug. 8 and 9 at the Legion Hall.
Wednesday, March 28, 2007 10:00 pm
I want to say thank you to the Lodi News-Sentinel along with the
Lodi Arts for sponsoring the Brass Air Force Band from Colorado