Tuesday, August 14, 2012 12:00 am
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, has been appointed chairwoman of the Assembly Education Committee. She was appointed by Assembly Speaker John Perez, D-Los Angeles.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 10:21 am
Here is the list of Galt High School graduates for 2012:
Thursday, May 17, 2012 12:00 am
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, whose district includes Galt and Thornton, has been named to chair the special committee that will assess the Governor's Reorganization Plan to change several agencies and departments in the Executive Branch.
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 12:00 am
Elected officials from the Lodi area are among those trying to
convince authors of a plan that may send Delta waters to the
southern San Joaquin Valley and Los Angeles Basin to change their
Saturday, August 20, 2011 12:00 am
It remains a mystery how area schools will address a new state
law that requires teachers to acknowledge contributions by gays,
lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people.
Gov. Jerry Brown signed Senate Bill 48 on July 14, which
requires classroom instruction about contributions by gays in
American history all the way from kindergarten through 12th
Thursday, July 14, 2011 12:10 pm
The Lodi area will no longer be aligned with Solano and Yolo
counties if the revised Assembly and state Senate maps released
this week by the California Citizens Redistricting Commission are
approved in August.
Thursday, May 5, 2011 12:00 am
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, has been appointed as an
ex-officio member of the Delta Protection Commission, which is
responsible for protecting, maintaining and enhancing the Delta
Friday, April 15, 2011 12:00 am
California taxpayers paid more than $12,000 due to an accident
Alan Nakanishi was in when he served in the Assembly, according to
the California Department of General Services' department spokesman
Friday, March 18, 2011 12:00 am
A longtime expert on reapportionment in California predicts that
San Joaquin County will no longer partner up with the East Bay and
Morgan Hill for a single congressional seat when district
boundaries are changed for the 2012 election.
Wednesday, February 2, 2011 12:00 am
Local legislators had mixed opinions about Gov. Jerry Brown's
budget proposal in the aftermath of Monday's State of the State
Wednesday, November 3, 2010 12:39 am
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan defeated San Ramon Mayor Abram
Wilson in the 15th Assembly District on Tuesday night.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010 12:00 am
It will be a rematch between two long-time San Ramon Valley
residents for the right to represent Galt and Thornton in the
Assembly. Incumbent Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, will square off in the
Nov. 2 election against San Ramon Mayor Abram Wilson in the 15th
Assembly District, which ranges from Elk Grove to North Stockton,
then across the Delta to the Brentwood area and the Livermore and
San Ramon valleys.
Thursday, August 26, 2010 12:00 am
Some information regarding Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan
withdrawing her sponsorship of Assembly Bill 1987 was omitted from
a News Brief on Page 2 of Tuesday’s News-Sentinel and in an article
published on lodinews.com.
Tuesday, August 24, 2010 6:02 am
Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan, D-Alamo, whose district includes
Galt and Thornton, has removed her support as co-author of Assembly
Thursday, June 10, 2010 12:00 am
David Harmer may be seeking to oust Democrat Jerry McNerney
after two terms in Congress, but Harmer wouldn't attack him
personally the day after winning the Republican primary on
Monday, June 7, 2010 12:00 am
While voters will deliberate on who the next governor will be
and who is better suited to take on Barbara Boxer in the November
election, a few local contests will be up for grabs on Tuesday.
Thursday, May 6, 2010 12:00 am
The Serpentarium, "A Living Reptile Museum," will be offering
photograph opportunities with a 15-foot Burmese Python in Downtown
Sunday as part of the Downtown Lodi Business Partnership's "Shop
Thursday, April 29, 2010 12:00 am
Driver's alcohol level four times legal
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 12:00 am
An alleged drunken driver was arrested early Monday morning
after he led Lodi police on a pursuit that ranged from speeds of 20
to 90 mph.
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 12:00 am
A Tokay High School football star who was arrested during a
staged drunken driving presentation is now facing a felony drug
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 12:00 am
The San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department warns residents
about people pretending to be Census workers trying to get
information about you.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 12:00 am
More than 80 businesses will be on display at Hutchins Street
Square tonight as the Lodi Chamber of Commerce hosts its business
showcase. It will feature many businesses that recently joined the
chamber as part of its membership drive in December.
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 12:00 am
Supervisor Ken Vogel will not be opposed for a second term
representing Lodi and other northern San Joaquin County
Thursday, February 18, 2010 12:00 am
Would you like to be a county supervisor in either San Joaquin
or Sacramento county? How about sheriff?