Friday, February 8, 2013 12:00 am
While approving a winery application for an Acampo project and another in the Tracy area on Thursday, San Joaquin County planning commissioners were looking at the bigger picture — whether wineries were trying to beat the clock before a potentially more restrictive ordinance is adopted by the county.
Friday, January 4, 2013 12:00 am
After a public hearing featuring feuding neighbors on Thursday, the San Joaquin County Planning Commission approved a use permit for Bill and Kate Montgomery to operate a dog kennel on Atkins Road between Lockeford and Clements.
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.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 12:00 am
Now that the San Joaquin County Planning Commission approved the expansion of a pair of wineries two weeks ago, two more Lodi-area wineries want to expand their offerings.
A public hearing will be held Thursday in Stockton.
Viaggio Estate & Winery, located on Taddei Road in Acampo, wants to operate a large agricultural store with a deli that includes indoor seating at its existing winery.
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.
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 3:11 pm
Some local vintners gathered Wednesday to learn more about a county proposal some contend will reduce land values, cut jobs and reduce area tourism.
Tuesday, May 8, 2012 12:00 am
Should wineries in San Joaquin County be limited to manufacturing and selling wine, or should parties, nonprofit fundraisers, wedding receptions and live music be permitted?
Monday, May 5, 2008 10:00 pm
To serve the growing number of Muslims in north Stockton, a new
mosque may be built in the heart of Morada.