Thursday, June 27, 2013 12:00 am
Leesa Klotz has been recognized for her “extraordinary volunteerism” with a joint proclamation from both the city and the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District at the district’s regular school board meeting Wednesday.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013 12:00 am
Volunteers — including a couple of celebrities — served 630 scoops of ice cream Saturday as part of the ongoing fundraising efforts to keep Galt Joint Union Elementary School District libraries open.
Saturday, April 20, 2013 12:00 am
The Re-Open Galt School Libraries Committee is holding an ice cream fundraiser today, to get one step closer to the $5,000 needed to keep the libraries in the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District open through the end of the school year.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 12:00 am
RE-OPEN Galt School Libraries and Velvet Grill and Creamery will hold a "Here's the Scoop!" Ice Cream Social from noon to 4 p.m. on April 20.
Saturday, January 19, 2013 12:00 am
In 1923, Lodi was a progressive city of 8,000 with a bustling business core, modern schools, dynamic fruit shipping industry and miles of valuable vineyards encircling it. Yet, Lodi was so overlooked that it was mismarked on maps.
Friday, June 8, 2012 12:00 am
Sunday, October 23, 2011 2:08 am
The tables were set with white linens, wine glasses and
silverware for five courses. The band, the San Francisco-based
Grupo Buongiorno, started the evening with signature flamenco,
bossa nova and samba. And about 240 men and women, dressed in bow
ties and evening dresses, filled Hutchins Street Square for one of
Lodi’s biggest art, wine and food fundraisers.
Wednesday, June 2, 2010 12:00 am
The "Me by the numbers" series seems to be at a standstill. I was scheduled to get my 5th series of blood work done a few days after vacation. I'm sorry, but that is just setting yourself up for disaster. Why don't I just go to the Hometown Buffet before a Weight Watchers meeting. I figured I'd pick up the schedule in May...the 20th looked good. On the 20th I was hip deep in boxes and change of address forms.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010 12:00 am
Project Thank You, a local charity, ships care packages to
soldiers in combat zones overseas.On May 6, a shipment went to 402
members of Unit 41545, of the 2nd Battalion/7th Marines on
deployment from the USMC base at 29 Palms. Any soldier in combat is
eligible to receive a care package. All that is needed is their
Lodi Middle School students were recently treated to a limo ride donated by Vintage Limousine. Students held a Parent Teacher Student Association fundraiser called "Wake Up and Sell the Coffee" where they sold specially blended bags of Java Stop coffee. Top sellers earned the ride to lunch at Tony's Pizzeria and ice cream at Foster's Freeze. They included, from left to right, Taylor Sennett, Eli Barila, Principal Patricia Lingerfelt, Kevin Myers, Katie Costa, Rheanna Patton Vargas and limousine company owner Eric Schneider. (Courtesy photo)
Wednesday, March 3, 2010 12:00 am
Every job has its perks. When it comes to working in a
restaurant, the promise of a hot meal is one such fringe benefit.
The methods of offering workers sustenance before, during or after
a shift are as unique as the restaurants themselves.
Tuesday, August 18, 2009 10:00 pm
Old-time recipes can be family treasures reflecting back on
times long gone. They are passed down from generation to
generation, made for family get-togethers and as special treats for
different seasons of the year.
Friday, July 3, 2009 10:00 pm
Alicia Brogle loves laying in her backyard and feeling the sun's
rays against her pale skin.
Wednesday, December 3, 2008 10:00 pm
At this time every year, a group of dedicated parents and
teachers gather in the Heritage Primary Elementary School cafeteria
to prepare 2,000 pre-sold tamales.
Sunday, June 29, 2008 10:00 pm
Interesting bits of information passed on from Connie Norton,
American Legion Auxiliary president: the first time ice cream was
served in a cone was in 1907, and the first working oil well was
drilled in 1859. And the Auxiliary's red paper poppies are traded
for donations which help the group maintain the various services
they provide for hospitalized veterans. A good and perpetual
Wednesday, August 1, 2007 10:00 pm
More than 70 local children, teenagers and adults demonstrated
their sword-fighting skills in the play "A Pirate's Tale 2: Blood
Treasure," presented by Lodi's Changing Faces Theater Company at
Jessie's Grove last month.
Monday, July 16, 2007 10:00 pm
REAL ESTATE: Grand opening and ribbon cutting
at 5:30 p.m. today at Help-U-Sell-Lodi, 330 W. Lodi Ave.
Friday, June 15, 2007 10:00 pm
In recent months, several Lodi teens have been found intoxicated
Downtown. Not only have the teenagers been drinking, but a few were
so drunk they had put their lives in danger. News-Sentinel
reporters Amanda Dyer and Layla Bohm asked
parents, police, educators and others about how to address the
issue. Here are their answers:
Friday, December 15, 2006 10:00 pm
In June 1941, the newspaper was filled with discouraging news of
Nazi Germany's aggression and front-page lists of drafted Lodi men
reporting to the army.
Friday, November 10, 2006 10:00 pm
Business: Busy Bean Mobile Espresso
Friday, August 18, 2006 10:00 pm
Several events marking Lodi's centennial will begin today and
run through Monday. The city of Lodi is planning "A Heritage
Celebration." Most events are free for Lodi citizens. Here is a
sampling of the weekend's events:
Friday, August 11, 2006 10:00 pm
Several events marking Lodi's centennial will be coming up on
Aug. 19 through 21. The city of Lodi is planning "A Heritage
Celebration." Most events are free for Lodi citizens. Here is a
sampling of the weekend's events.
Wednesday, May 17, 2006 10:00 pm
The Lodi City Council gave its blessing for a museum to open in
the city parking garage at Sacramento and Pine streets, but council
members were divided over a proposal to construct a building for a
nonprofit agency at Blakely Park on Lodi's Eastside.
Wednesday, September 14, 2005 10:00 pm
The following is a list of how local businesses and schools are
reaching out to the victims of Hurricane Katrina:
Tuesday, July 5, 2005 10:00 pm
Christine McCarroll was on a dead-end road. She had no idea
where to go in her life and what to do. She heard about Lodi House,
a women's shelter, and figured her life would be better if she gave
it a try. As a single mom, she wanted to learn about