Friday, July 12, 2013 12:00 am
Today, close to 15 percent of residents in the greater Stockton area work in the health care field — a number expected to increase with adoption of the Affordable Care Act and a shift to at-home care.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 12:00 am
Saturday, March 17, 2012 12:00 am
During the last couple of weeks, you may have noticed people covering up sneezes, dabbing runny noses with Kleenex or putting eye drops in their red, irritated eyes.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 12:00 am
The pros and cons of a peripheral canal to transfer water to areas south of San Joaquin County and the transformation of the Delta will be discussed at a forum on Saturday morning.
Friday, February 10, 2012 12:00 am
Players from all sorts of interest groups will participate in a
public forum about the proposed peripheral canal on March 3, a
Saturday, at Stockton Civic Auditorium.
Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 am
Adopting a new county general plan, getting San Joaquin General
Hospital certified as a stroke center and developing plans to add
businesses surrounding Stockton Metropolitan Airport are among
Steve Bestolarides' top priorities as he becomes chairman of the
San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors.
Tuesday, August 9, 2011 12:00 am
Local financial advisers and economists offered their
perspective on the slipping stock market and the prospect of a
double-dip recession. While each expressed reservations about the
condition of the economy, they maintained the darker days of 2008
and 2009 are behind us.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 12:00 am
San Joaquin County is officially out of the Great Recession and
can now begin its trudge towards recovery. However, that road will
feature hurdles in the form of looming spending cuts from the state
government and rising gas prices.
Monday, November 15, 2010 12:00 am
To my supporters, I appreciate your support and faith in my
abilities to represent you on our city council, and also extend
thanks to The Sacramento Bee, Sacramento Republican Party and Galt
Police Officers Association for their endorsements.
Saturday, December 12, 2009 12:00 am
The California Energy Commission staff will hold a public
workshop Monday to discuss the Lodi Energy Center, a 255-megawatt
natural gas powered plant.
Friday, October 30, 2009 12:00 am
After a record four straight losing quarters, the economy
finally grew again. It was hardly a boom, and it was almost all
because of government spending.
Sunday, August 16, 2009 10:00 pm
Friday, July 17, 2009 10:00 pm
San Joaquin County's unemployment rate in June grew to 15.5
percent, which is 3.7 percent higher than in May and 65.3 percent
higher than last year.
Monday, March 23, 2009 10:00 pm
Dr. Jeffrey A. Michael, the director of the business forecasting
center at University of the Pacific, said he has complex feelings
in regard to the bank plan unveiled Monday.
Sunday, March 1, 2009 10:00 pm
A 30-year-old Lodi man was arrested early Sunday morning on
suspicion of stabbing someone in the 200 block of Daisy Avenue,
according to Lodi police.
Friday, February 13, 2009 10:00 pm
With a House vote of 246 to 183 and a Senate vote of 60 to 40
late Friday night, the $787 billion economic stimulus package is
next headed for President Barack Obama.
Monday, January 12, 2009 10:00 pm
No one knows exactly what the new year will bring, but the
News-Sentinel talked to several local experts to try to get a sense
of what 2009 will bring to the Lodi-Galt area.
Monday, December 1, 2008 10:00 pm
The streets of Downtown will be aglow with the holiday spirit
and thousands of twinkling lights on Thursday, as the 13th Annual
Downtown Lodi Parade of Lights once again sets the night
Monday, September 22, 2008 10:00 pm
Jeanne Zolezzi, of the Stockton-based law firm of Herum Crabtree
Brown, has been appointed to the editorial board of the "California
Water Law and Policy Reporter."
Monday, September 22, 2008 10:00 pm
As uncertainty hangs in a cloud over Wall Street, investors,
analysts and consumers are wondering what is in store for the
nation's financial future.
Monday, September 15, 2008 10:00 pm
As the Dow Jones industrial average dropped over 500 points
Monday, it left no doubt for many in Lodi that the United States
economy is in the throes of a recession.
Thursday, August 21, 2008 10:00 pm
The birth rate is considerably higher in San Joaquin County than
it is in the rest of California and the nation as a whole,
according to a population study by the Business Forecasting Center
at the University of the Pacific.
Tuesday, July 8, 2008 10:00 pm
Tuesday's high of 106 degrees set a new record, and it looks
like today will see even more historic heat.
Monday, July 7, 2008 10:00 pm
The Lodi-Galt area could endure record-breaking temperatures
today and Wednesday as a massive heat wave descends on the Central
Monday, April 7, 2008 10:00 pm
Congressman Jerry McNerney has requested more than $5 million to
fix Highway 12 west of Lodi and money to improve the area's water
supply, create a bypass around downtown Lockeford and make other