Monday, December 30, 2013 12:00 pm
After struggling for two years to quit smoking and then having success, Mindi Anderson took a suggestion that she teach classes on tobacco cessation. She became certified through the American Lung Association and taught classes through San Joaquin Public Health at various local hospitals.
Saturday, June 8, 2013 12:00 am
Have you ever dialed a wrong number? Have you ever received a spam call from overseas?
Thursday, March 28, 2013 12:00 am
The race for users has begun, according to a Lodi tech start-up eager to connect local businesses with loyal customers.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 12:00 am
On a recent Friday while having a great lunch at Wholey Ravioli with the incomparable Frank "The Tank" Duwel, owner of Propane Express and president of the Real Men's Club of Galt, Frank handed me a flyer: "Thursday, October 4th at the McFarland Ranch. Charitable lunch donation of $25."
Saturday, November 12, 2011 12:00 am
The Lodi Chamber of Commerce’s annual State of the City lunch is
an entertaining affair for those who stay close to Lodi's public
life. It's always a refreshing overview of the year's news and
upcoming events. It was livelier this year, because the speakers
laced their thought with quips, quick wit and standup comedy.
Saturday, April 23, 2011 12:00 am
Research companies are tracking you every time you swipe your
grocery store card, buy a newspaper subscription or purchase a
Saturday, October 16, 2010 12:00 am
Lodi citizens thought they would get to greet President Warren
G. Harding on a train whistle-stop speaking tour in the summer of
1923. But instead, the train bearing the president's coffin made
the slow trip through Lodi in the dark of night.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 12:00 am
City staff finished presenting individual budgets at the Lodi
City Council shirtsleeve meeting on Tuesday morning. The
presentation revealed some of the city's goals, including working
on a green business incubator and drafting massage and medical
marijuana dispensary ordinances.
Wednesday, March 24, 2010 12:00 am
Sugar-topped funnel cakes were savored, balloon animals and hats
were created and members of Lodi's Chamber of Commerce dressed as
clowns Tuesday night for the Lodi Chamber of Commerce's business
Friday, March 19, 2010 12:00 am
This past week, the U.S. tourism industry got a nice boost when
President Barack Obama signed into law the first-ever travel
promotion and communication program.
Monday, January 11, 2010 12:00 am
With just about everything electronic requiring some sort of
battery or another it is not surprising that many people have
questions about disposing of batteries.
Tuesday, November 17, 2009 12:00 am
The city of Lodi and the Lodi Chamber of Commerce are hosting a
workshop that will inform people about San Joaquin County's
Enterprise Zone tonight at Oakridge Winery.
Monday, June 29, 2009 10:00 pm
Trimming weeds at the park, sorting canned goods for the
Salvation Army or guiding guests through the World of Wonders
Children's Museum are just some of the jobs Lodi youths are doing
this summer as the federal government picks up the tab.
Sunday, June 21, 2009 10:00 pm
The concert that didn't happen: The recent news
that the city of Lodi successfully signed George Thorogood &
The Destroyers for a July 24 concert reminded us of the last time
someone had booked a show at the Grape Bowl. Back in 2003, the Lodi
Chamber of Commerce had secured the country band Lonestar for an
Tuesday, July 15, 2008 10:00 pm
During these tough economic times, consumers are changing
shopping habits and doing whatever it takes to save money. In many
cases, shoppers are turning to thrift stores to fulfill their needs
and help make ends meet.
Thursday, June 21, 2007 10:00 pm
Bryan Osborn didn't win the competition.
Thursday, April 12, 2007 10:00 pm
The public is invited to dispose of electronic items at a
special event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the rear parking
lot of the Payless IGA Market, 18980 N. Highway 88, Lockeford.
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.
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 10:00 pm
Tickets available for Lodi chamber
Sunday, March 5, 2006 10:00 pm
Planning commission to meet
Thursday, September 29, 2005 10:00 pm
October appeal hearing set in terror
Wednesday, June 15, 2005 10:00 pm
Thursday, April 21, 2005 10:00 pm
When Maggie Talbot attended a recent downtown wine function, she
wrote a check to pay for the tickets, just as she has in previous
Sunday, March 27, 2005 10:00 pm
Crossroads in Lodi offers opportunities for self-realization,
relaxation, focus and more through a variety of alternative
therapies and life coaching.
Sunday, November 21, 2004 10:00 pm
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