Sunday, June 23, 2013 8:20 pm
Out on Tyler Island, some 25 people who just love their miniature airplanes had the time of their lives during the weekend as they used radio power to fly their planes in a remote part of the Delta.
Friday, January 25, 2013 12:00 am
Twenty-one wins. Two out of three over rival St. Mary's. A league championship and a trip to the Sac-Joaquin Section semifinals.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 12:00 am
Republican challenger Ricky Gill has $1.1 million left in his coffers to run his campaign, about $108,000 more than Democratic incumbent Jerry McNerney in the 9th Congressional District race. The district includes the Lodi-Galt area.
Thursday, August 16, 2012 5:02 pm
Several people took advantage of the extended filing deadline this week to run for local school, water and fire district boards. Several of the filings took place on Wednesday, the deadline in districts in where an incumbent decided not to seek re-election.
Tuesday, August 14, 2012 12:00 am
Although the Lodi and Galt city councils share the greatest limelight among local races in the November election, there are several lower profile seats on various water and fire boards that remain up for grabs.
The deadline to file for local boards and councils expired last Friday — that is, unless an incumbent didn't file for re-election. In that case, the filing deadline is extended until 5 p.m. Wednesday, and incumbents are ineligible to file for another term.
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 12:00 am
Although the campaigns for president, Congress and state Legislature take the limelight, local residents have the opportunity to run for offices that have a direct effect on the community.
Friday, October 7, 2011 12:00 am
Michael McCay’s passion is wine. The owner and lead winemaker at
McCay Cellars enjoys cultivating and crafting various varietals,
and his vision is being embraced by critics and consumers alike.
Not only can his wines be found on the menus of upscale
restaurants, but wine publications and enthusiasts are raving about
Monday, October 3, 2011 12:00 am
Mark Armstrong feels it is important to support agriculture,
because it is what drives the economy. San Joaquin County is
crucial to the agricultural production of the United States, and
without it, he said, our area is dead. In support of local
agriculture, he has served as manager of the Lodi Grape Festival
for the past 19 years.
Monday, October 3, 2011 12:00 am
The following is a list of public meetings in the Lodi and Galt
areas this week:
Michael Stokes is being inducted into the Lodi Community Hall of
Fame as a rising star for his contributions to local agriculture
and community service.
Monday, September 26, 2011 12:00 am
Michael Stokes was born and raised in the farming business. A
third-generation agri-businessman, Stokes began farming at the age
of 18 when he worked for his parents. He and his brother, Bill,
then ventured out on their own.
Monday, September 19, 2011 12:00 am
When Tom Peterson first began his career as a city hall reporter
in San Diego, he decided he liked what the people in city
government were doing. After working in city government for two
years in San Diego, Peterson relocated to Lodi, where he served two
stints with the city of Lodi. He believes in helping people make
Monday, September 12, 2011 12:00 am
Music has been a part of Bob Gross's life for as long as he can
remember. He began playing the French horn at age 9, and he
continues 60 years later. He enjoys being able to share music with
others, and has done so by playing his instrument in various local
bands and serving as a music director.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 12:00 am
After being chosen as the president of the World of Wonders
Science Museum, Sally Greenley Snyde took the idea and ran with
Monday, August 29, 2011 12:00 am
To many in the community, Elmer Kludt was hard-working, honest
and caring. He actively served Lodi through his business and
involvement in community groups. For his contributions in community
service, Kludt was chosen posthumously as an inductee for the Lodi
Community Hall of Fame.
Monday, August 22, 2011 12:00 am
Six Lodians have been named to the Lodi Community Hall of Fame
for 2011. Sponsored by the Lodi Boys and Girls Club, the Hall of
Fame program recognizes local men and women who have made enduring
contributions to the Lodi community. Inductees are to be honored at
a dinner and program set for Nov. 5.
Thursday, August 4, 2011 7:04 am
On June 10, the top 20 Lodi FFA members were awarded with the
chapter’s annual point awards trip. Throughout the year, Lodi FFA’s
members were awarded points for every activity they participated
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 12:00 am
The Lodi FFA recently held its 89th annual chapter awards
banquet at Hutchins Street Square. The Lodi FFA Ag Boosters awarded
more than $5,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors.
Thursday, March 10, 2011 7:17 am
Two California farm supervisors charged in the heat-related
death of a pregnant teen farmworker finalized a plea deal and were
sentenced Wednesday to community service and probation, angering
farmworker advocates who had called for jail time.
Wednesday, December 15, 2010 12:00 am
Rep. Jerry McNerney, D-Pleasanton, raised about $1 million more
than Republican challenger David Harmer in the 11th Congressional
District race that McNerney won in November.
Thursday, August 12, 2010 12:00 am
Two incumbents and five other candidates are seeking Lodi City
Council seats in the November election, while 10 Galt residents are
running for that city's council.
Saturday, August 7, 2010 12:00 am
The first deadline for candidates filing for local office has
come and gone, but some of the deadlines will be extended.
Friday, July 30, 2010 12:00 am
Despite the construction atmosphere of dirt piles and bulldozers
and the brown, barren hillsides surrounding it, the field at the
Lodi Grape Bowl has never looked more green.
Friday, June 11, 2010 12:00 am
Every four years, it comes. From all corners of the globe,
people tune in to watch the FIFA World Cup and see who is the best
soccer team on the planet.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 12:00 am