Saturday, June 29, 2013 12:00 am
On Tuesday, June 25, Jews/Messianics began a three-week period of remembrance that represents catastrophic destruction as well as renewal in Israel’s history, leading up to Tisha B’Av on July 16. Av is the fifth Jewish spiritual month, and Tisha represents the ninth day of that month. It is observed as a fast day, and the Books of Lamentations and Job are read.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013 12:00 am
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 12:00 am
Recently, another story on racial inequality made headline news: "In Lodi Unified School District, black students are being expelled at a higher rate than non-black students."
Friday, April 27, 2012 12:00 am
School administrators have several tools at their disposal to deal with discipline problems, but say it can be hard to balance correcting unsafe behavior with keeping children in school.
Friday, April 27, 2012 12:00 am
In Lodi Unified School District, black students are being expelled at a higher rate than non-black students.
Thursday, December 22, 2011 12:00 am
Political correctness has set a new standard at Flatline
Elementary School. Principal Alice B. Funless has sent out a memo
to all students and parents establishing the following
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 12:00 am
"What did she say?" I asked my psychologist friend while I
recovered from a daydreaming distraction.
Friday, July 29, 2011 8:27 am
My instructions for this week weren’t very specific — I was
simply assigned to write up something “food-related” to stay with
the theme of this week’s Lodi Living. And when I’m not given
ironclad instructions, I tend to take advantage of the situation
and use it as an excuse to get a little weird. So, I present to you
a painstakingly assembled hodgepodge of awesome food-related things
in movies, in no order and adhering to absolutely no rules or
guidelines. Bon appetit?
Monday, November 8, 2010 7:23 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Friday, August 20, 2010 6:05 am
The San Joaquin County Board of Education has elected area three
representative Jill Fritchen as its president for the 2010-11
school year. Area two representative Mark Thiel will serve as the
board's vice president.
Wednesday, August 11, 2010 12:00 am
If you want to talk to someone to challenge your student's
expulsion, or you want to discuss transferring your child from one
school to another, plan to spend more time than likely anticipated
on the telephone when you call the Lodi Unified School District
Thursday, June 24, 2010 12:00 am
The mother of a Stockton teen shot to death last month casts the
blame on bullying.
Thursday, December 24, 2009 12:00 am
Christmas Eve performances
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 12:00 am
Two people who were shot early Thursday morning just north of
Lodi were in critical condition Monday, according to the San
Joaquin County Sheriff's Office.
Thursday, July 23, 2009 10:00 pm
The San Joaquin County Board of Education has elected Dave
Sorgent as its president for the 2009-10 year. Jill Fritchen will
serve as the board's vice president and County Superintendent of
Schools and Fredrick A. Wentworth will serve as secretary.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009 10:00 pm
A Larson Elementary School student with a disposable lighter set
a small fire that resulted in the school being evacuated and one
adult needing treatment for smoke inhalation Wednesday morning.
Tuesday, April 7, 2009 10:00 pm
Trustees of the Lodi Unified School District are poised to close
the remaining budget deficit for next year by keeping its reserves
at the lowest legal level to save as many jobs as possible.
Friday, December 26, 2008 10:00 pm
Derek Leale has watched a campus fist fight that was recorded on
a camera phone at least once.
Friday, December 12, 2008 10:00 pm
How dismaying to read the comments from four local students
about punishing those who cheat on tests.
Thursday, September 25, 2008 10:00 pm
A Lodi Middle student with a 4.0 grade-point average and plans
for college has been suspended for pointing a loaded bow and arrow
toward her physical education teacher during archery class.
Sunday, August 19, 2007 10:00 pm
Friday, April 20, 2007 10:00 pm
What a shame. Two youthful dance dates with a rich tradition in
Lodi are apparently no more.
Sunday, February 4, 2007 10:00 pm
Wednesday, January 24, 2007 10:00 pm
Fifteen Morada Middle School students have been disciplined in
last week's case of "marijuana laced brownies," principal Stephen
Takemoto said Wednesday.
Tuesday, January 16, 2007 10:00 pm
She says she's not addicted, but a local 15-year-old Tokay High
sophomore has been smoking crystal methamphetamine since she was