Gregg Lewis, left, owner of the Dancing Fox Winery & Bakery, and Dean Schibler, center, owner of the Olde Ice House building, are presented on Friday, July 12, 2013, with the Community Improvement Award by Sunil Yadav of the Lodi Improvement Committee for their renovation of the historic Lodi building. The Dancing Fox and Jessie’s Grove wineries are using the building for wine production and storage
Saturday, July 13, 2013 12:00 am
When new owners enter older buildings for renovation, they expect dust and cobwebs. Maybe some garbage left over from the previous tenant. They don’t expect established bat colonies 2,000 strong, or walls and roofs filled with redwood shavings instead of modern insulation.
Thursday, May 24, 2012 12:00 am
A benefit concert is being held in early June to help a Lodi business owner create a local nonprofit organization that will aid in building wells in Africa.
Thursday, October 6, 2011 12:00 am
Clean water is a luxury easily taken for granted. While most
people in the United States can access potable water from one of
several rooms in the average residence, those on the other side of
the globe sometimes must walk miles to access a well or river —
which could be contaminated with feces or decomposing bodies.
Thursday, June 2, 2011 12:00 am
A summer tradition will start tonight as Lodi residents head
Downtown to pick up fresh produce, grab a beer and listen to music
at the annual Farmers Market.
The free event starts tonight and will run every Thursday from 5
to 9 p.m. until Aug. 25.
The market will be on School Street between Elm and Oak streets.
Starting at 4 p.m., the city will ticket and tow any parked cars on
School Street, said Jaime Watts, executive director of the Downtown
Lodi Business Partnership.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 12:00 am
Dustin Allen Lewis and Jillian Morgan Brizendine, both of Lodi,
were engaged in September 2010.
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 12:00 am
Due to high expenses and historically poor attendance in
September, the Downtown Lodi Farmers Market is going to be shorter
this year. The annual market is being reduced to 13 weeks and will
not stretch into September, the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership
board of directors unanimously voted Monday.
Tuesday, January 11, 2011 12:00 am
To help get the most out of its shoestring budget, the Downtown
Lodi Business Partnership is demanding more from its board of
directors in 2011.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010 2:21 pm
This past week, I noticed that Lodi winemakers and their cellar
crews were showing obvious signs of wear after having reached the
peak of harvest.
Saturday, July 3, 2010 12:00 am
After thousands of conversations, campaign signs and votes,
ballots were tallied and Steve Moore was re-elected last month for
another four-year term as San Joaquin County’s Sheriff/Coroner. It
was a landslide over Robert “Bobby” Moreno, who retired in March
2009 as a Sheriff’s lieutenant.
Monday, June 28, 2010 12:00 am
After only nine months in business, it's as though Dancing Fox
Bakery and Winery has been in Lodi forever.
Colleen Lewis' aunt, Janice Clinton, from Bonneau, S.C., and her uncle and aunt, Bud and Ruth Kennedy, from Scotts Valley, came to Lodi to visit The Dancing Fox Winery and Bakery. Colleen's parents, Pete and Kay Swanson, of Woodbridge, also visited the Downtown eatery. Gregg and Colleen Lewis' Dancing Fox has been open for one year. (Courtesy photo)
Colleen Lewis, left, and Gregg Lewis, center, owners of The Dancing Fox Winery and Bakery on School Street, receive $2 bills from Nancy Beckman, president and CEO of Visit Lodi! Conference and Visitors Bureau on Monday in Lodi. Beckman was handing out the bills to local businesses as part of the “Spend Tom” campaign for National Tourism Week. (Jordan Guinn/News-Sentinel)
Gregg Lewis, left, and Colleen Lewis, center, owners of the Dancing Fox, pose for a picture with Jaime Watts after she awarded them the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership Vision Award on Tuesday. The Partnership's Vision Award is given to Downtown Lodi businesses that have done "spectacular things" for the business district. (Dan Evans/News-Sentinel)
Monday, March 2, 2009 12:00 am
Alarms sounded in the mainstream press last week after a new paper was published suggesting that
chances of developing breast cancer may increase with moderate
Friday, August 15, 2008 10:00 pm
Nomination papers for the Galt and Lodi city council races show
the hopefuls relied on family, friends and, in a few cases, local
politicians, to become official candidates.
Monday, June 23, 2008 12:00 am
There is a winery in Camarillo, half-way between Santa Barbara
and L.A., flying a banner for Lodi. Mike Brown, son of Bill and
Ruth Brown of Acampo, opened a tasting room last year for his
winery named Cantara
Wednesday, July 11, 2007 10:00 pm
The aroma of freshly baked bread and fermenting winegrapes may
soon waft from Downtown, now that the Dancing Fox Winery and Bakery
has cleared one of its final planning hurdles.
Tuesday, March 6, 2007 10:00 pm
A new bakery planning to offer European, artisan types of bread
will soon open in downtown Lodi's old Cottage Bakery building in
conjunction with a boutique winery.
Tuesday, September 3, 2002 10:00 pm
VOLLEYBALL Lodi 3, Galt 0