Thursday, December 5, 2013 11:04 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — One fisherman uses a bike to deliver hundreds of pounds of salmon to local markets. A mom who regularly shuttles her two kids around town once tried to haul a twin mattress home. And some companies are using the bikes to deliver beer kegs or pick up recycling.
Friday, November 22, 2013 3:44 am
(NAPSI)—When it comes to buying your youngster a new bike, AAA's Rhonda Shah says it's vital that you find one that's the proper size.
Thursday, November 21, 2013 4:00 pm
(BPT) - Auto shows are full of flashy new cars and concept cars that offer an exciting look into the future of technology and design. If you are in the market for a new car, your local auto show can be the perfect place to start shopping.
Saturday, November 9, 2013 12:00 am
It sounded like an explosion. And it rocked the Lodi Health Urgent Care Clinic. The first lifesavers on scene of the fatal multi-vehicle crash at Vine Street and Ham Lane last month weren’t even dispatched.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 12:00 am
The Lodi Police Department has been awarded two grants worth $182,300 to conduct sobriety checkpoints and enforcement targeting unsafe driving.
Sunday, September 29, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - Most parents know that kids are safest in a car when buckled up. But there are situations when families decide to take a risk by not buckling up their children on every ride. A new survey reveals one in four parents admits to not buckling up their child in the car.
Friday, September 6, 2013 12:00 am
The California Highway Patrol will hold a free carseat check-up event from 9 a.m. to noon on Sunday at Target, 2355 W. Kettleman Lane, Lodi.
Wednesday, August 7, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - Fall has finally arrived, meaning it’s time for the kids to hit the school books. And as the leaves gradually morph from green to gold, your driving schedule quickly accelerates from leisurely cruising to nonstop go, go, go.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 10:00 pm
(StatePoint) Between buying new school supplies and meeting your children’s teachers, back to school season is a busy time. But parents should not forget to prep for the school year by considering health and wellness.
Saturday, May 25, 2013 12:00 am
Recently, when I was coming out of the post office, I saw a middle-aged man sitting in the shade, crouched over, with a little dog on a leash tied to his arm, and a barely readable sign sitting on his lap asking for help.
Friday, October 12, 2012 6:21 pm
Four candidates battle for two seats on Woodbridge’s sewer board. Long-time Woodbridge Sanitary District board member Harold Rohrbach seeks re-election to the district’s board of directors, which oversees sewer service and sets garbage rates. Along with Rohrbach, we asked appointed incumbent Willie Nelson and challengers Mary Avanti, Charles Stocker the same question:
Friday, October 12, 2012 1:27 pm
Democrat Richard Pan and Republican Antonio ‘Tony’ Amador face each other for the 9th Assembly District seat.
Friday, September 28, 2012 5:22 pm
Thursday, September 13, 2012 10:18 am
I tend to cling to the phrase, “Better safe than sorry.” Although my children don’t require hand holding any longer, I will always be thinking about their safety and reminding them to make safe decisions.
Friday, August 3, 2012 12:00 am
Last Thursday, car seat technicians checked car seats at Lodi Lake as part of a campaign to raise public awareness. Out of the total 19 seats inspected, 14 were improperly installed and needed adjustments, Cpl. Dale Eubanks wrote in a news release.
Debra Caffrey inspects a car seat to determine if it is correct installed during the Lodi Police Department and AAA's car seat check at Lodi Lake on Thursday, July 26, 2012. AAA child passenger safety technicians worked with parents to instruct them how to properly install car seats and booster seats as well as safely securing children.
Michelle Piatt, right, a AAA child passenger safety technician, fills out a checklist noting how a car seat was installed before being examined during a car seat check at Lodi Lake on Thursday, July 26, 2012.
Friday, July 27, 2012 12:00 am
As her two children playfully climbed in and out of the family minivan, Cheryl Breech of Lodi stood by watching Debra Caffrey, a child safety technician, point out everything wrong with her car seats.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 12:00 am
Last summer, the Lodi Police Department conducted a Child Safety Seat Inspection. Out of 15 car seats checked, all were installed incorrectly. One child arrived without a restraint, and two were returned to convertible seats from their boosters.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012 12:00 am
Noel and Patricia Stetson are making a name of themselves these
days in Lockeford, with both serving on elected boards.
Monday, November 21, 2011 12:00 am
Central Avenue between Pine and Oak streets was crowded with
people Sunday afternoon as several local agencies reached out to
the heavily Hispanic community to bring them together during the
annual Celebration on Central.
Lodi Police Officer Chris Kaufman, left, talks with a family and
a volunteer about child safety seats during a public workshop at
Lodi Lake on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011.
Thursday, September 29, 2011 12:00 am
The Lodi Police Department held a public workshop at Lodi Lake
on Wednesday aimed at making sure parents and guardians have
working child safety seats and know how to properly secure
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 12:00 am
Unsure how to properly secure a kid in a child safety seat?
Wondering if your current safety seat is in proper condition? The
Lodi Police Department is answering those questions and offering
demonstrations at a child safety seat inspection Wednesday at Lodi
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 12:00 am
Members of the Lodi Police Department were honored Tuesday for
their efforts in promoting traffic safety through enforcement and
public awareness in 2010.
The department received first place in the California Law
Enforcement Challenge, which is connected with a $125,000 grant the
department received from Oct. 1, 2010 to Sept. 30 of this year.
Lodi took first place out of seven agencies of similar size.