Wednesday, December 11, 2013 5:58 pm
Friday, October 4, 2013 12:00 am
What started out as a way to decorate their home has turned into a business for two creative and resourceful Lodi residents. Denise and Gary Wiman had the idea to transform used wine barrels and other wine-related items into works of art for themselves and loved ones.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 12:00 am
On Tuesday, San Joaquin County’s Board of Supervisors instructed the Community Development Department to devise a 12-month moratorium on certain marketing events, and in the meantime begin revising the county’s current winery ordinance.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 12:00 am
Today, San Joaquin County’s Board of Supervisors will instruct the Community Development Department to begin revising the existing winery ordinance, in order to clarify regulations on winemaking and tourism.
Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:00 am
San Joaquin County Administrator Monica Nino has spent her first nine days on the job reaching out to all corners of the county. She met with city officials, county officials and each supervisor in order to introduce herself and understand the plan for the county’s future.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—When you buy handmade crafts from Third World countries, you are doing so much more than just shopping: You are helping people in these countries support their families, gain dignity and develop their villages while maintaining their ancient cultural traditions. You’re giving back to the world.
Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:00 am
Residents of Galt who have not already done so will soon be required to pay for water meters to measure exactly how much water they are using.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am
Hanging inside a building on Industrial Drive in Galt is a unique banner.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am
Some of Michelle Antrobus’ students have known since a young age that they wanted to work in the hospitality industry.
Sunday, January 20, 2013 8:31 pm
In 1990, the late Chet Locke approached Cecil Dillon about becoming a member of the Lodi Memorial Hospital board of directors.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 12:00 am
Mayor JoAnne Mounce announced that the city of Lodi has received another grant to combat gang violence at the State of the City luncheon on Tuesday afternoon.
Saturday, October 27, 2012 12:00 am
When he found out there was a methadone clinic opening in Lodi, a 49-year-old man who says methadone helped him kick his decades-long heroin habit hoped he could start going there.
Friday, October 12, 2012 1:15 pm
Five candidates square off for the two available seats on the Galt City Council.
Friday, October 5, 2012 12:00 am
Lodi City Council candidates discussed gang violence, bringing jobs to town and even whether there is a local good ol' boys network in front of 24 people at the Lodi Public Library.
Saturday, August 4, 2012 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt areas this week:
Saturday, May 19, 2012 12:00 am
Below is a sampling of letters received by San Joaquin County staff both in support of and opposing a proposed winery ordinance amendment that would place a moratorium on new winery events.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 2:20 pm
General Mills was required to pay an $850 penalty after the death of an employee at its Lodi plant last October.
Thursday, April 12, 2012 12:00 am
A bill that would require the Department of Industrial Relations to put on its website a full list of every statute dealing with state-mandated construction wages, or prevailing wage, has been approved by the Senate Labor Committee.
Saturday, February 18, 2012 12:00 am
JoAnne Mounce was appointed mayor in December 2011, serving her
second term in the top position since first being elected in
Mounce works at Dougherty CPAs, Inc., a Stockton certified
public accountant firm. She recently sat down with a reporter to
talk about her priorities as mayor and what is ahead in 2012,
including her plans to run for re-election.
Thursday, February 9, 2012 6:52 pm
Hettie Schaeffer grew up around Placerville and Tahoe and was
very athletic, spending her time snowboarding, skiing and horseback
riding. As a young adult, she ventured into the world of make-up
artistry and fashion, but it wasn't until a she applied to a police
academy that she found her real calling.
Friday, February 3, 2012 12:00 am
The best and brightest of Lodi-area winegrape growers turned up
for the 59th annual meeting of the Lodi District Grape Growers
Association on Thursday.
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.
Monday, July 18, 2011 12:00 am
It's the off-season for Ken Vogel and his three ranches. Cherry
season is over, and walnut season hasn't begun yet. In fact, he
expects a late harvest.
Friday, July 1, 2011 12:00 am
Realtor members of the California Association of Realtors work
hard to uphold our image as being fair and ethical in all of our
dealings. CAR and the Lodi Association of Realtors work hand in
hand with the State Department of Real Estate to monitor and
discipline when necessary. Sometimes there are misunderstandings or
difficulties and we want you to know where to turn if you have
issues or questions. The California Department of Real Estate,
www.dre.ca.gov Summer 2011 Real Estate Bulletin has provided the
Saturday, June 18, 2011 12:00 am
While staring up at the 135-foot-tall wind turbine that is
spinning like clockwork, Lodi resident Bill Swearingen can't stop
smiling as he describes how the turbine's blades are taking the
ocean wind sweeping through the Montezuma Hills and turning it into
Swearingen recently installed two wind turbines at E.B. Stone, a
fertilizer company west of Rio Vista. While describing the project,
large turbines stretch across the hills behind him, all moving even
though it is a relatively slow wind day in the area.
"Wind in Rio Vista is one of those things that is a pretty safe
bet," he said.