Thursday, April 26, 2012 12:00 am
Like cats, the Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce seems to have nine lives. The business organization was rescued from the dead in 2006 when Timothy Fowler became its president and Cynthia Haynes its chief executive officer.
Saturday, April 23, 2011 12:00 am
Jeanne Vetter began her teaching career at Clements Elementary
School alongside Highway 88 more than 50 years ago — before it ever
joined Lodi Unified School District.
The small schoolhouse has been a part of the community for more
than twice that length of time, but at the end of this school year,
its doors will be forever closed.
The Lodi school board voted 6-0 Tuesday to shutter the tiny
rural campus and move its 60 students to Lockeford School. That
campus, roughly four miles away, has been upgraded with
kindergarten classrooms and a new playground.
Friday, December 31, 2010 12:00 am
Cynthia Haynes, CEO of the Clements-Lockeford Chamber of
Commerce, was honored by Pacific Gas & Electric Co. for her
volunteer work for the chamber and Hospice of San Joaquin.
Thursday, November 11, 2010 12:00 am
Today is Veterans Day. If you wonder how you might honor those
who served our country, you could do worse than stroll though the
All Veterans Plaza and read the 13 poetry stones.
Tuesday, October 19, 2010 6:29 am
Jenna Rohde had 18 assists and three digs to lead the Tokay
Tigers freshman-sophomore volleyball team to a 25-16, 25-23 victory
over Edison on Monday.
Thursday, August 26, 2010 12:00 am
In 1997, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. installed nine new
street lamps to illuminate Lockeford's business district as part of
a project to move overhead power lines underground.
Friday, May 28, 2010 12:00 am
Here is a list of Lodi High School graduates for 2010:
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 12:00 am
Here's a list of Lodi-area nonprofit agencies and the help they
Saturday, February 27, 2010 12:00 am
In 2009, San Joaquin County employed 483 people who made
$100,000 or more. That's up by 33 positions from the previous
Tuesday, December 1, 2009 12:00 am
An upscale restaurant where patrons could indulge in surf and
turf. Closed. A chocolate factory with a regional profile and
numerous employees. Shuttered. A beloved coffee shop. Locked
Friday, November 21, 2008 10:00 pm
Ten years after opening Vino Piazza, Don and Karyn Litchfield,
owners of Copperford LLC., have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy
protection. The bankruptcy was filed Nov. 14 and will be heard in
federal bankruptcy court in Sacramento on Jan. 14.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008 10:00 pm
The Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce has elected a new
president. Cynthia Haynes was elected to the position on Feb. 7 and
will serve for the next year.
Sunday, September 23, 2007 10:00 pm
The Mokelumne Mounties entered only one major competition in
2006, but BilliJo Romero wanted more once she was elected
drillmaster last year.
Tuesday, May 22, 2007 10:00 pm
Timothy Fowler, who helped revive the struggling
Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce last year, is one of five
people named the 2007 Small-Business Advocate of the Year by the
California Chamber of Commerce.
Monday, March 19, 2007 10:00 pm
A truck with four flat tires and weeds taller than people
growing around it can be found in an alley next to the water tower
off Elliott Road.
Thursday, January 25, 2007 10:00 pm
Eileen Indelicato has been a whirlwind in Lockeford,
volunteering for many organizations and community activities.
Wednesday, November 22, 2006 10:00 pm
People often just drive through Lockeford and Clements en route
to visit attractions like the Mother Lode, Jackson Casino and the
Monday, August 28, 2006 10:00 pm
The Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce witnessed an abrupt
changing of the guard Monday as Timothy Fowler took over as board
president and Cynthia Haynes became chief executive officer.
Thursday, August 24, 2006 10:00 pm
Chocoholics, the gourmet chocolate factory in Clements,
generates $2,000 in sales each week, Cynthia Haynes told the
Clements-Lockeford Chamber of Commerce.
Sunday, March 6, 2005 10:00 pm
Don't tell Steve and Jeanne Bria that downtown businesses can't
succeed on Sundays.
Friday, July 2, 2004 10:00 pm
The western lawn at Hutchins Street Square on Friday evening
resembled the expansive concert areas of Golden Gate Park - minus
the fog - as hundreds of Lodi residents brought a good part of
their kitchens to the traditional gala, Celebrate America.
Monday, December 1, 2003 10:00 pm
Up to 40,000 people are expected to attend Lodi's eighth-annual
Christmas parade this year.
Monday, September 22, 2003 10:00 pm
On behalf of the Lodi Area Veteran's Plaza Foundation, I would
like to thank the community for their attendance and contribution
to the presentation of the documentary "Hitler's Hat."
Wednesday, September 17, 2003 10:00 pm
Tony Cardinale stood in front of a packed crowd of more than 200
people Wednesday night in one theater at Lodi Stadium 12.