In October, the City of Lodi reported that its budget had been kept afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic due to online sales and Measure L revenues.
For two decades, the Breakthrough Project has hosted an annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration of Unity at local churches, attracting dozens of attendees and showcasing the writing talents of local students.
Clay Sayler, who shaped the look of Lodi for six decades and was affectionately known as the “Mayor of Sacramento Street,” died on Monday at the age of 80. Sayler had been in declining health while battling Alzheimer’s and had recently suffered a stroke.
The number of people admitted to hospitals with COVID-19 has dropped slightly this past week, but county officials caution residents it’s not a cause to let your guard down.
LODI — In honor of the Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service on Monday, Lodi residents are invited to join the city’s Litterati team and help clean up Lodi.
56,484 total confirmed cases in San Joaquin County, including 5,618 in city of Lodi/rural Lodi, 266 in Woodbridge, 211 in Lockeford, 449 in Acampo, 56 in rural Galt, and 51 in Thornton. There have been 748 deaths, including 111 in Lodi's two ZIP codes. 48,355 may have recovered; there were 7…
Stephanie Torney has lived in an apartment complex in the area of Lockeford Street and Loma Drive for the last 13 years, her vehicle always parked in the lot outside.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. Thursday, the Lodi Police Department received 118 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
Nearly three decades ago, City of Lodi officials put into place a complicated development process, due to concerns the city was growing too quickly.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Wednesday, the Lodi Police Department received 121 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
Janelie Sanchez described her father Job as a caring, friendly and funny man. The 52-year-old owner of the Casa Mexicana restaurant at 1110 W. Kettleman Lane has been known to help raise funds for local schools, as well as help those in the community with medical bills.
The Lodi Education Association announced on Monday that it has rejected the latest tentative agreement proposed by Lodi Unified School District, citing a lack of transparency from officials and a misuse of cost of living adjustment funds.
LODI — On Tuesday, Lodi Police Department detectives conducted an investigation at Popular Massage, 20 W. Turner Road, after receiving complaints of prostitution at the business.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Monday and 6 a.m. Tuesday, the Lodi Police Department received 141 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
In the era of pandemic lockdowns, a Lodi man has found a way to explore the world — his high-altitude balloon set out Sunday on an around-the-globe adventure.
As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in San Joaquin County, three different sectors of Lodi’s economy have experienced outbreaks forcing temporary closures.
GALT — At 1:26 a.m. Sunday, Galt police officers responded to a business on the 10000 block of Live Oak Avenue. The alarm company contacted the business owners, who said there was a male subject inside of the business, the Galt Police Department said.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Friday and 6 a.m. Monday, the Lodi Police Department received 332 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
A month ago, Ben Holcomb didn’t know he was going to start the new year as the owner of a sandwich shop in Lodi. He had thought about buying a bar, but when the opportunity arose to buy Cut the Mustard, he didn’t hesitate.
As the number of COVID-19 deaths in San Joaquin County eclipsed 700 this week, officials say there is enough space in the medical examiner’s office to conduct autopsies and store bodies.
LODI — The Lodi City Council will hold a special meeting at 7 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12 to review council appointees. To view the meeting, visit www.facebook.com/CityofLodi.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Thursday and 6 a.m. Friday, the Lodi Police Department received 128 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
51,523 total confirmed cases in San Joaquin County, including 5,199 in city of Lodi/rural Lodi, 246 in Woodbridge, 203 in Lockeford, 413 in Acampo, 55 in rural Galt, and 44 in Thornton. There have been 712 deaths, including 104 in Lodi's two ZIP codes. 43,968 may have recovered; there were 6…
Hours after law enforcement in the nation’s capital restored peace, local leaders released statements and publicly condemned violence that erupted during the Congressional confirmation of President-elect Joe Biden.
SAN JOAQUIN COUNTY — The California Department of Transportation will be conduct striping and delineation replacement work to improve safety for motorists at the intersection of Locke Road and Highway 88 in the town of Lockeford.
Between the hours of 6 a.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Thursday, the Lodi Police Department received 267 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.
STOCKTON — Dr. Maggie Park, San Joaquin County’s Public Health Officer, told supervisors on Tuesday that of the 210 COVID-19 outbreaks reported since the pandemic began in March, only five have been traced to restaurants or bars.
Dozens of Lodians joined a nationwide effort to support President Donald Trump on Wednesday by staging a “Stop the Steal” rally and decry the results of the Nov. 3 election.
Over the last few weeks, Adventist Health Lodi Memorial intensive care unit director Sarah Taylor said the atmosphere in her department has been bleak.
When veteran Peter Cline transitioned out of the military in October 2020 after serving three years in the Army, he found himself struggling to navigate the college application process. Cline had taken classes while serving, but felt a huge disconnect between the transition program the milit…
46,562 total confirmed cases in San Joaquin County, including 4,680 in city of Lodi/rural Lodi, 224 in Woodbridge, 190 in Lockeford, 359 in Acampo, 47 in rural Galt, and 39 in Thornton. There have been 561 deaths. 41,658 may have recovered; there were 4,237 active cases. On Monday, 340 patie…
The Lodi City Council will kick off the new year next week by getting back to business and holding two meetings to discuss the tiny homes project and the city’s growth allocation.
As COVID-19 vaccines become available for frontline workers across California, members of the general public are unsure when and how they will be able to receive their doses.
State health officials on Tuesday said intensive care unit capacity in the San Joaquin Valley does not look like it will return to more than 15% in four weeks, so the region will remain under a stay-at-home order for the time being.
Between the hours of 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. Tuesday, the Lodi Police Department received 109 calls for service. The following is a sampling of those calls.