Saturday, May 4, 2013 12:00 am
Millie, a scruffy black terrier in need of a bath, let out a whine that could barely be heard over the roar of the propeller. Pilot Bill Stigile turned away from a panoramic view of the Central Valley to reassure the dog serving as his co-pilot on this critical journey.
Liz Cochrane, left, and Diane Wilbur get some appetizers at the Lodi Memorial Hospital employee awards dinner at Hutchins Street Square in Lodi on Friday, Jan. 25, 2013.
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 12:00 am
Liz Cochrane has made it to the final round of the Seattle's Best Coffee Red Cup Showdown. She won the California State Fair round in July, and in addition to receiving the first-place blue ribbon, she also won $500 and a trip for two to New York City.
TV chef Jeff Mauro poses with Red Cup Showdown winners and judges at the California State Fair. From left: First-place winner Liz Cochrane, judge Chris O’Connor, second-place winner Kathleen Arceo, Mauro, third-place winner Joanna Durkee, and judge Sue McCown.
Thursday, July 26, 2012 12:00 am
By day, Liz Cochrane of Lodi crunches numbers in the finance department at Lodi Memorial Hospital. But before she sets out for a shift of tallying cardiac screenings and payroll, she makes a mean cup of coffee.
Monday, October 6, 2003 10:00 pm
The Pacific Pre-Cut Produce building on Valpico Road now doubles
as a college classroom.