Friday, November 1, 2013 7:10 pm
A Lodi man suspected of causing a crash that killed six members of a local family is a father with an extensive criminal history that includes convictions for domestic violence, burglary, possession of methamphetamine, evading police and more, according to court records.
Thursday, September 12, 2013 5:34 pm
Think about your favorite charity for a moment. It’s probably struggling to make ends meet.
Thursday, August 15, 2013 12:00 am
The San Joaquin County District Attorney’s office reinforced its contention that the owners of Salisbury’s Market set fire to the store in order to collect a sizable insurance check.
Tuesday, July 9, 2013 9:02 am
Saturday, June 1, 2013 12:00 am
The attorney representing former city of Galt employee Boyce Jeffries in his wrongful termination lawsuit has requested an extension to finish depositions and other so-called discovery measures. The trial is currently scheduled to start in October.
Friday, May 31, 2013 10:35 am
By all accounts New York Senator Chuck Schumer is one of the most adept Capitol Hill politicians. Schumer should be good at his job; he’s been at it for 33 years.
Friday, March 8, 2013 12:00 am
Councilman Bob Johnson wondered this week if a commissioner he appointed twice to a local board was showing up to meetings enough to do her job.
Friday, November 2, 2012 5:18 pm
A judge has rejected Lodi Unified School District's request to dismiss a lawsuit relating to the molestation of a special-needs student by a bus driver.
Thursday, March 1, 2012 12:00 am
A Lodi attorney has won a $179 million verdict in federal court in what he believes may be the largest-ever single plaintiff verdict in a whistleblower case.
Greg Davenport of Lodi and fellow attorneys Lawrance Bohm and Erika Gaspar secured the judgment from a jury Wednesday against Catholic Healthcare West, now known as Dignity Health Systems. They filed suit on behalf of Ani Chopourian, who worked as a physicians’ assistant at two Sacramento hospitals.
Saturday, February 11, 2012 12:00 am
On Nov. 17, 2011, a black Lodi SWAT truck rumbled down the 400 block of East Locust Street. The truck rolled up against a curb in front of an apartment complex and its engine shut off.
Saturday, October 1, 2011 12:00 am
Rick Perry can't get out of his own way. During the presidential
debates, he has reviled three immigration issues that Republicans
hold dear: passing mandatory E-Verify legislation, rejecting
federal and state versions of the DREAM Act, and building a border
Wednesday, July 20, 2011 12:00 am
The court case involving a Lodi Unified School District
administrator who was reassigned two years ago is heading to
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 12:00 am
“Come on, Hansen! Catch up with Tom!” My two high school
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 12:00 am
Many years ago, the people who helped plan the city of Lodi
decided to name streets logically. The east/west streets, including
Pine, were mostly named after trees, the streets in the western
periphery are often named after the children of local contractors
(thanks largely to the contributions of local contractors).
Saturday, August 7, 2010 12:00 am
Dear Pharmacist: I’ve felt sick for 10 years,
and no one has helped me. I read on the Internet about Candida, and
I have every symptom possible. I’ve eliminated sugar already, and
after two months, I feel better. I just found your site and hope
you can teach me more about this infection.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 12:00 am
This letter is concerning Mr. Caruso's rebuttal, "Helping comes
from the heart and soul," (Jan. 2) to my letter of Dec. 23,
Tuesday, January 5, 2010 12:00 am
Yeah, it's another year, alright. And while I would love to say
let bygones be bygones and how about we all start anew, I can't in
good conscience do that.
Saturday, October 31, 2009 12:00 am
A Lodi man whose face was incorrectly featured in an ad for an
attempted murder suspect has settled with the city for $5,000.
Monday, September 28, 2009 10:00 pm
Council members might soon see their names on billboards under
the words "Against Jesus" and "For Jesus" depending on what the
council decides Wednesday night.
Friday, August 14, 2009 10:00 pm
As the Galt City Council prepares to discuss the Delta Greens
project on Tuesday night, some citizens are asking Councilwoman
Barbara Payne to not vote on any issues related to the upscale
Thursday, August 6, 2009 10:00 pm
A man who kidnapped his ex-girlfriend at gunpoint, along with
her brother and his girlfriend, was sentenced this week to 25 years
in state prison.
Wednesday, July 1, 2009 10:00 pm
A year after a Lodi man was found with cocaine in his pocket and
a loaded handgun in his car, he has pleaded guilty and will go to a
drug treatment program.
Wednesday, April 1, 2009 10:00 pm
A Lodi woman charged in a murder case lost her bid to have the
charges thrown out Wednesday, meaning that the case is heading to
trial next month.
Friday, December 19, 2008 10:00 pm
I'm a week behind in my writing, so as an early Christmas gift
to you, here are reports on just the four-star films I've seen
lately. We'll catch up with the rest later - for now, let's just
focus on four films that have helped make my holiday season a
little brighter. All of them are "bummers," technically, but
whatever; how can a truly great movie ever leave one completely
depressed? There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned, nightmarish
Lynch/Kubrick Christmas, am I right?
Wednesday, November 19, 2008 10:00 pm
A Thornton man who pointed a gun at a 6-year-old boy during a
carjacking apologized for his actions Wednesday before he was sent
to prison for 16 years.