Monday, October 14, 2013 6:46 am
(NewsUSA) - Faced with critics who thought he was crazy, Walt Disney mortgaged his house and sold a one-third stake to the ABC TV network to raise the $17 million he needed to build Disneyland.
Thursday, June 20, 2013 9:52 pm
Friday, April 22, 2011 10:19 am
Summer is on the horizon, and travel plans are up in the air.
Can’t decide where to go, how to plan and how to travel with the
kids? L&L Travel agent Bill Mault answers questions about
Lodi’s travel trends and destinations you may be overlooking.
Friday, April 22, 2011 9:30 am
Disneyland. The Happiest Place on Earth. The sound of the
Disneyland Railroad steam whistle piercing the air. The wind
blowing through your hair as you plunge into the darkness of Space
Mountain. The aroma of popcorn as you stroll down Main Street
U.S.A. The Magic Kingdom.
From left: Greg Lauchland, Bob Lauchland, Sandi Lauchland and Tori Lauchland stand in front of the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim on Monday, Dec. 20, 2010. The Lauchlands usually make an annual trip to Disneyland after the winegrape harvest ends.
Thursday, January 6, 2011 12:00 am
Branches have been stripped in vineyards across Lodi and the
gondolas have returned to the sheds. Harvest is over. Even though
work never fully stops on a farm, area winemakers and grape growers
are thankful they have a few weeks to take a short vacation to
unwind after another busy year.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010 1:16 am
San Joaquin County Assessor Kenneth Blakemore announced Monday
that the 2010-11 tax rolls have been completed and more than 90,000
property assessment notifications have been mailed.
Friday, July 24, 2009 10:00 pm
You can drive it. You can fly it. You can do it by train.
Oregon, a shorter drive than many southern California destinations,
is quickly becoming a popular vacation destination for Lodians.
Sunday, December 14, 2008 10:00 pm
Alyson Huber last month claimed a surprise victory over former
Lodi mayor and supervisor Jack Sieglock to represent the 10th
Assembly District, which includes Lodi. Her victory came by only
505 votes - .03 percent of the vote, and only after weeks of vote
Sunday, August 3, 2008 10:00 pm
It's a place children go to be themselves. And the place adults
go to uncover their inner child. It's where you can eat a five
course meal at a Club 33 (if you have a connection), or you can eat
a gigantic turkey leg while waiting in line for "Indiana Jones."
With summer at its peak, so is Disneyland. The lines are long,
crowds wear mouse ears by the masses and it's not exactly cheap
admission. But nothing can keep some Lodians away from
Sunday, June 1, 2008 10:00 pm
A look at former Lodi valedictorians.
Friday, March 21, 2008 10:00 pm
It's Spring Break. That means party like you never have before.
Go somewhere that has a motto like, "Whatever happens in (insert
destination here) stays (in specified destination).
Monday, October 22, 2007 10:00 pm
SAN DIEGO - Walls of wind-whipped flames consumed hundreds of
homes across tinder-dry Southern California on Tuesday, raising the
number of people forced to flee the flames into the hundreds of
Friday, June 23, 2006 10:00 pm
Graduating from high school is a milestone that should be
celebrated somehow. But with a $2,000 Hawaii vacation?
Monday, June 19, 2006 10:00 pm
Happy summer everyone! Barbecues are sizzling, the pools are
chlorinated and it is pretty hot outside.
Wednesday, January 14, 2004 10:00 pm
Three recent search-and-rescue operations at Dodge Ridge, the
Central Valley's closest ski resort, involved people who skied or
snowboarded into an out-of-bounds area.