Monday, November 25, 2013 11:22 am
(NewsUSA) - When you think of holiday dinners, it's likely that the first image that comes to mind is a golden, roasted turkey. While the bird may take center stage, for many it's the hearty sides -- creamy gravy, silken mashed potatoes -- and delicious desserts -- fruit pies and sweet puddings -- whose rich flavors and textures make the holiday feast.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 12:00 am
Brylee Brophy won five events at the Pumpkin Meet last weekend at Tokay High School.
Monday, September 9, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - With the holiday party season right around the corner, a growing camp of entertaining experts suggests approaching things a little less like Martha Stewart, and a little more like Steven Spielberg. Whether it’s a Halloween party for the kids, a Thanksgiving potluck, or an elegant Christmas dinner, entertaining pros know that “setting the scene” for a memorable event can make a significantly greater impact than debuting the next ambitious dessert recipe.
Sunday, January 6, 2013 7:13 pm
The San Joaquin Farm Bureau Federation says a plan by Viaggio Winery to add a deli on its farm violates the state’s Williamson Act, which protects agricultural land from being sold for urban uses.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 11:51 am
Six-year-old me: Why was six afraid of seven?
Saturday, October 20, 2012 12:00 am
The Lodi City Swim Club hosted the annual Pumpkin Meet last weekend at Tokay High and Phillips Farms provided 400 pumpkins that went to the heat winners.
Friday, October 12, 2012 12:00 am
1. Edible Science at World of Wonders Museum
Saturday, September 15, 2012 12:00 am
A mob descended on a Lodi coffee shop on Thursday. They had no torches or pitchforks, but they did manage to more than double House of Coffee's daily profits, said owner Jen Phillips-Lorentzen.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 12:00 am
The Lodi Swim Club recently held its annual Pumpkin Meet, with
Phillips Farms providing the 400 pumpkins that went to every heat
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 12:00 am
Robyn Grace Jennings has always enjoyed food. She began cooking
at the age of 23. With a low food budget at the time, she had to
learn how to be creative when cooking.
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 7:02 am
Lodi’s Robbie Knittel picked up another win at the Stockton 99
Speedway on Saturday, winning the final Bombers race of the season,
but it wasn’t enough to win the series championship.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010 12:00 am
Whether you live in San Joaquin County or are just visiting the
area, the abundance of fresh food is one thing that no one should
miss. An imported storebought tomato just doesn't compare to a
juicy, homegrown summertime Big Boy available from a local family
farm. And why buy asparagus shipped in from somewhere else when the
Delta region produces so much of the vegetable that there is an
entire festival celebrating its yearly harvest?
Saturday, January 23, 2010 12:00 am
When it comes to losing weight, Chad Edwards, the clinical
nutrition supervisor at Lodi Memorial Hospital, says there are two
things to remember: Portion control and low-fat foods. Edwards, 36,
has been a dietitian for nine years. Here, he talks about the best
meal he's ever had and what you can do to make sure you see better
results on the scale.
Saturday, October 31, 2009 12:00 am
Inside a very busy The Party Guys Halloween Store on School
Street, masks of President Barack Obama and former president Bill
Clinton sell for $29.95, while accessories such as hippie earrings
and dead skin can be had for less than $10.
Saturday, October 31, 2009 12:00 am
Crossroads/Heartland Church will host a "Night Out for the Kids"
from 6 to 8 p.m. today at 2223 W. Kettleman Lane. The event will
include bounce houses, cookie decorating, crafts, costume and
carved pumpkin contests, and treat bags for each child.
Wednesday, October 28, 2009 12:00 am
Already October is set to leave us (actually, it's "leafing" us
the way the wind is blowing as I write!), and Hallowe'en will be
here and gone before we know it.
Tuesday, October 27, 2009 12:00 am
Saturday, October 24, 2009 12:00 am
The Pump It Up Halloween Run/Walk 5K/10K races will be held at
Lodi Lake next Saturday. The event is scheduled to start at 9 a.m.
and the cost is $35 (participants 10 and under compete for
Thursday, October 22, 2009 12:00 am
It's the season for spooks and jack-o-lanterns, but a Lodi woman
who called police late Tuesday night likely didn't have that in
Wednesday, August 19, 2009 10:00 pm
The Lodi Lions Club recently completed its work on behalf of the
2009 Community Improvement Project Grant recipient Beckman
Elementary School. Together with hard-working teachers, other
volunteers, and using materials generously donated by such local
organizations as Diede Construction, Foster Lumber and California
Rock and Ready, several members of the Lodi Lions Club helped
construct a Community Garden on the school site. Complete with a
fully functioning drip irrigation system, the Community Garden has
already blossomed with sunflowers, pumpkins and tomatoes. The
project is intended to not only provide students with a wonderful
hands-on learning experience that is outside the traditional box
but also to provide the local community with affordable and healthy
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 10:00 pm
GALT - Josh Ochoa was riding down a Galt street Wednesday
afternoon when he saw a car spin three doughnuts and then speed
Monday, November 3, 2008 10:00 pm
In the 24 hours after 9 a.m. Friday, the Lodi Police Department
handled 194 calls for service. The following is a sample of calls
received by dispatchers:
Monday, October 27, 2008 10:00 pm
Over 100 Lodi swimmers turned out for the Lodi City Swim Club
Pumpkin Meet this weekend, breaking three records and turning in
multiple victories despite racing against 457 other swimmers.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008 10:00 pm
The Lodi Unified School District board of trustees held a public
hearing Tuesday on an easement issue regarding the Lockeford School
addition project and approved $89,000 for emergency roof repairs at
Lodi Middle School without discussion.
Thursday, October 9, 2008 10:00 pm
San Joaquin County officials will discuss the process and issues
in updating its General Plan for rural communities at a meeting
next week in Lodi.