The San Joaquin County Farm Bureau agrees, saying, many of those new businesses don’t produce a drop of wine, but are using the winery name to sell events, organizing loud concerts in normally quiet rural communities.
Lodi’s wine region may be sparking a downtown renaissance, but its sidewalks are still in disrepair. Now, the city is asking business owners to pay if they want the sidewalks fixed.
In this case, officers say the department holster may not have been completely effective. That’s something the department says it’s looking into.
“It doesn’t have an external safety or anything like that,” said Lt. Sierra Brucia with the department. “The gun functioned how it was supposed to. When the trigger was pulled, the gun went off.”
California wine grapes have been going global for years, but judging by this group, the Chinese investment in Lodi may be about to pop.
They’re described as close, almost like best friends. That’s what makes it difficult for police and loved ones to think Richard Welker would allegedly shoot and kill his roommate Arlie Druen.
In the heart of Lodi’s wine region, a cardroom is calling sour grapes. The city is telling its owners to take down all signs that refer to the business as a casino, even billboards outside city limits.
A century-old bell is missing from a local elementary school. It served as a landmark at Live Oak Elementary School, but the thief will likely discover its value is more sentimental than monetary.
San Joaquin County deputies responded to a Lodi school Tuesday morning to reports of a student with a gun.
All the money Artem Smal raised from selling newspapers for a trip to Tahoe, he offered up to a complete stranger in need. Now his generosity is being rewarded.
A Lodi woman says a 14-year-old boy selling newspapers subscriptions changed her life with a simple offering she will never forget.
A toddler has died after being hit by an SUV driven by a relative, according to Lodi police.