Friday, February 22, 2013 12:00 am
Despite some strongly worded protests by three neighbors, Oak Farm Vineyards got the green light to expand its winery on a private portion of DeVries Road.
Thursday, November 15, 2012 6:03 am
While the owners of St. Jorge Winery hope to peacefully coexist with their rural neighbors in western Acampo, the neighbors don’t trust winery owners Vern and Jenise Vierra.
Judy and Romano Isola, who live on Taddei Road, say they have lost the peace and quiet of their rural neighborhood as St. Jorge owners Vernon and Jenise Vierra have expanded their winery without a permit from San Joaquin County.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 12:00 am
The owners of St. Jorge Winery suddenly withdrew their controversial application to expand activities on their property on Tuesday, just before the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors was to consider whether they should be allowed to proceed.
Friday, September 21, 2012 12:00 am
Before a packed house of more than 50 people, the San Joaquin County Planning Commission voted 3-2 on Thursday to allow St. Jorge Winery to have more public events and add buildings.
Tuesday, February 28, 2012 4:33 pm
Stating that its vote must be based on the current winery ordinance — and not possible revisions — the San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors voted 4-1 Tuesday to allow Kapiniaris Vineyards to construct a winery on Davis Road, just south of Turner Road.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 5:11 pm
San Joaquin Delta College trustees met for four hours Tuesday
but did not make a decision on the possible discipline or
termination of college president Jeff Marsee.
Saturday, January 21, 2012 12:00 am
Having spent six of his seven NFL seasons with the New York
Giants, one might assume that the Giants would be Greg Bishop’s
sentimental pick when they take on the San Francisco 49ers in
Sunday’s NFC championship game.
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 6:42 am
The San Joaquin County Planning Commission will consider a use
permit application on Thursday for a church called Eparchy of Our
Lady of Lebanon.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:00 am
Assemblywoman Alyson Huber, D-El Dorado Hills, who recently was
re-elected to California’s 10th Assembly District, raised
$1,296,575 during the campaign filing period that ended Oct. 27.
Huber’s totals overshadowed her opponent, former Lodi mayor Jack
Sieglock, who raised $130,675 during the same period.
Saturday, October 16, 2010 12:00 am
Since Aug. 2, Alyson Huber (D-El Dorado Hills) has dwarfed her
opponent, Jack Sieglock, in fundraising totals in the campaign for
the 10th District Assembly seat.
Saturday, May 29, 2010 12:00 am
Incumbent Democrat Jerry McNerney and Republican challengers
Brad Goehring and David Harmer are going neck-and-neck over which
candidate has raised the most money for the 11th Congressional
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 10:00 pm
Sometime after the nation recovers from the recession, you may
find up to 17 acres of restaurants, gas stations, motels and stores
southwest of Lockeford.
Land-use attorney Mike Hakeem addresses the San Joaquin County Commission on why the commission should approve an Islamic center on Lower Sacramento Road. Applicants Taj Khan and Cecil Murphy sit behind Hakeem. (Ross Farrow/News-Sentinel)
Thursday, May 7, 2009 10:00 pm
County planners gave unanimous approval on Thursday for an
Islamic center to be built on Lower Sacramento Road.
Wednesday, February 20, 2008 10:00 pm
The Lodi Moose Lodge has its eyes set on a new home on a
property adjoining vineyards on Woodbridge Road, just west of
Wednesday, March 14, 2007 10:00 pm
With slightly more than 3,100 residents, Lockeford's population
could almost double by the end of the decade.
Monday, November 27, 2006 10:00 pm
Neither the driver nor the mother of a 19-month-old boy who died
after he was run over by a grocery store van Friday appear to have
been negligent, police said Monday.
Thursday, March 16, 2006 10:00 pm
A Lodi resident has backed off his push to change a San Joaquin
County law that would have allowed him to subdivide his land and
build houses without having to pave a private road.
Thursday, February 2, 2006 10:00 pm
After a developer appeased several residents and organizations,
the San Joaquin County Planning Commission granted him a permit to
build a 29-lot subdivision in Woodbridge.
Monday, January 30, 2006 10:00 pm
Tokay Development Co. plans to build the subdivision just north
of Windwood Drive toward the Mokelumne River. The San Joaquin
County Board of Supervisors approved a rezone last year to pave the
way for the subdivision. Now the county Planning Commission will
review the development map at a meeting Thursday.
Monday, October 24, 2005 10:00 pm
A 17-year-old Acampo youth will likely face charges related to a
weekend vehicle accident that killed the son of a prominent local
defense attorney, as well as a Rio Vista police officer.
Friday, September 2, 2005 10:00 pm
A construction company's intention to build a truck processing
center south of Lodi has riled residents living near the proposed
site, between Scottsdale and Armstrong roads, off Highway 99.
Wednesday, December 8, 2004 10:00 pm
After several weeks of compromises, Panella Trucking of Stockton
finally has permission to open unincorporated industrial areas in
San Joaquin County for its migrant truckers to stay in their
recreational vehicles overnight.
Friday, October 29, 2004 10:00 pm
A proposal to designate all industrial warehouse sites in the
unincorporated areas of the county for long-term recreational
vehicle parking has supervisors concerned that it could open a
Wednesday, September 15, 2004 10:00 pm
Tecklenburg pleads innocent to rape and 4 other charges