Thursday, October 31, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Moving across town or to a different city in-state is complicated enough, but when your move crosses state lines, it’s a whole new ball game. Here are a few things to consider.
Saturday, October 5, 2013 12:00 am
Theron R. Lillie was a man of many interests, talents and troubles. He was part of Lodi’s history for probably fewer than 20 years, but he had an impact on a rapidly changing time. He set athletic records, attained a measure of national fame and operated a number of different businesses with his brother that helped usher Lodi into a modern world with telephones and automobiles. But his life ended in tragedy.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 12:00 am
Sacramento County’s mobile application SACVOTE won the California State Association of Counties Challenge award. These awards are reviewed by a panel of judges each year and presented to counties that develop programs demonstrating creativity and leadership.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 3:37 pm
Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:00 am
Lodi is Republican country, and so it's easy to forget how heavily Democratic the rest of California and America are.
Thursday, November 8, 2012 12:00 am
Although the boundaries will change in January, the Lodi area will continue to be represented by Rep. Jerry McNerney, and Galt will have the three-term Democrat for the first time.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 9:04 pm
Incumbent Democratic candidate Richard Pan defeated Republican Tony Amador in their race to represent the 9th Assembly District on Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 12:00 am
Victoria Gribaudo is a fixture when it comes to manning a voting place. She's been doing it since 1957, longer than anyone else in San Joaquin County.
Monday, November 5, 2012 9:48 am
Are you anxious to find out who wins the 9th Congressional District race between Jerry McNerney and Ricky Gill? Or the 5th Senate District race between Bill Berryhill and Cathleen Galgiani?
Friday, October 12, 2012 6:27 pm
Navigating the voting process can be frustrating for the new voter — sometimes even the seasoned voter — so having some basic information at your fingertips can be useful.
Friday, October 12, 2012 8:00 am
Dear Straight Talk: In 1787, our founding fathers gathered behind closed doors to decide what form of government the fledgling United States would have. The newly-freed colonists held their breath. When the delegates finally emerged, someone asked Benjamin Franklin, “Well, Doctor, what have we got — a republic or a monarchy?” Franklin smiled and replied, “A Republic — if you can keep it.”
Thursday, October 11, 2012 12:00 am
All of the voters in the city of Galt received incomplete sample ballots for the Nov. 6 General Election and will receive new ones.
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 12:00 am
Dear Jennifer: I moved from Herald to Galt since the last big election and can't remember whether I changed my address to be able to vote in November. Is there an easy way to determine this without having to visit the Voter Registration and Elections Office in Sacramento?
Friday, August 24, 2012 12:00 am
In the first six months of 2012, Galt officials purchased a new sewer cleaner, assigned a second police officer to the joint Elk Grove/Galt SWAT team and created a citywide new employee recognition program that honored 80 employees for outstanding efforts.
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 12:00 am
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 12:00 am
Although the 13th Assembly District doesn't cover a large population of the Lodi area, voters in Morada and rural areas west of Lodi will find the four candidates on their ballot in the June primary election.
Monday, May 21, 2012 12:00 am
California Republicans hope to take over the newly formed 5th Senate District because they see it as a district that could go to either party.
What's important to both parties is control of both houses of the Legislature. Democrats are within two votes of having a two-thirds majority in the Senate, which would allow Democrats to approve tax increases, override the governor's vetoes, and bypass legislative rules and deadlines.
Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg, D-Sacramento, who is leading the effort for the additional Senate seats, said winning them would make governing easier and allow voters to hold the majority party more accountable for its decisions.
Saturday, May 12, 2012 12:00 am
The June primary ballot will be quite different this year, with newly drawn congressional and legislative districts and voters casting their ballots for the first time in the "open primary format."
Monday, January 9, 2012 12:00 am
I wanted to share with your readers what's going on in our
country right now.
Friday, November 25, 2011 12:00 am
In his new role as chairman of San Joaquin County's Republican
Central Committee, Garry Duncan says that 2012 will be a
Duncan, 56, says he is hoping that enough Republicans are
elected to the state Legislature next year to encourage some
compromise with the Democrats in tackling the state's financial
Saturday, October 15, 2011 12:00 am
The fight for women to have the right to vote was a hot topic in
Lodi a century ago in 1911.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 12:00 am
Jose Hernandez, a French Camp native who grew up picking
vegetables with his migrant parents and then soared over the same
fields as an astronaut aboard the International Space Station
announced plans Tuesday to run for Congress in the state’s newly
formed 10th District.
Thursday, March 31, 2011 12:00 am
“I don’t know if people should even bother to register. One vote
in an election isn’t going to change anything.”
Monday, February 14, 2011 12:00 am
In April 1945, following Allied liberation of Dachau and
Buchenwald death camps, Gen. Patton ordered the local civilians to
be toured before the spectacle of dead bodies, indescribable stench
and disease. Bodies were piled up waiting to be burned like
Tuesday, December 14, 2010 12:00 am
Voter registrars in three counties maintain that they conducted
operations properly despite allegations by congressional candidate
David Harmer that they mishandled the vote count after the Nov. 2