This tag is associated with 40 posts

Shootout at Kingdon Corral

Yes, it’s true … guns were blazing in Lodi this weekend.  As part of a radio controlled model airplane event hosted by the Delta Flying Club, young people took turns at splattering paint balls on and shooting holes in low-flying aircraft made of plastic and foam.  In addition, RC pilots put on a dazzling display … Continue reading

Chinese Wine Buyers Visit Lodi

An eight person wine buyer delegation from Shenyang, China visited Lodi yesterday to acquaint themselves with the people, land and wines of our area.  China is the fastest growing imported wine market in the world.  Executive Director of the Lodi Winegrape Commission, Camron King, welcomed the delegation.  Also in attendance were local wine growers, Mayor … Continue reading

Lodi SummerFest 2013

SummerFest, a community fund raising event for Lodi Memorial Hospital, was hosted this year by Steve and Lillian Diede.  It featured live music, Woodbridge by Mondavi wines, and delicious foods prepared and served by many of Lodi’s finest restaurants and catering companies.  SummerFest is one of several annual events that support quality health care in … Continue reading

Art + Tacos = Education

One cannot deny that Lodi’s Annual Taco Truck Cook-Off appeals first to the stomach.  But beneath the aroma of freshly prepared Quesadellas lies another, often under served appeal … Art Education … the kind of education the improves motor and language skills, decision making, inventiveness, cultural awareness and academic performance. Yes, the Lodi Arts Commission … Continue reading

Tokay Modelers Host 2013 RC Competition

Competitors traveled from the Bay area, Northern California, Southern California, Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Arizona, Montana, and Colorado to make the 2nd IMAC event (International Miniature Aerobatic Club) a huge success. The local TRCM club members (Tokay Radio Controlled Modelers) hosted the event at their first class flying site located near Walnut Grove.  Young and old … Continue reading

Police Officer Manetti Promoted to Sergeant

It was a family affair for Sergeant Michael Manetti as his family and friends looked on as retired Lodi Police Captain Larry Manetti pinned his badge and proudly delivered a father’s hug.  These ceremonies rightly recognize a career advancement, but this event seemed more than that.  Police officers carry a responsibility unlike the rest of … Continue reading

Lodi Cops Exchange Cash For Guns

Hunting rifles, sawed-off shotguns, pistols, derringers, antique war relics, A-K 47’s, TEK-9’s and the infamous Street Sweeper were among the guns that made their way out of closets and from under beds this morning into the welcoming hands of Lodi Police Department personnel.  Money from a California Gang Reduction, Intervention and Prevention grant left smiles … Continue reading

Local Experts Prep Businesses for Disaster Recovery

The Lodi Chamber of Commerce gathered experts from the community this evening to speak on the subject of disaster preparedness.  Among the speakers were AMR Public Information Officer Mr. David Durand,  San Joaquin County Emergency Planner Mr. John Austin,  Pat Schumacher from Nationwide Insurance, Cpl. Tim Fritz from the Lodi Police Department, and Lodi Fire … Continue reading

Combating Auto Theft With Free Give-away

LPD Sgt. Sierra Brucia (209) 329-3481 As part of our efforts to combat increases in crime in our community the Lodi Police Department is participating in a Combat Auto Theft Program to address a recent rise in reported auto thefts. The Lodi Police Department had 349 vehicles reported stolen during 2012.  During the first quarter … Continue reading

Dr. Russell Steele Golf Tournament

Every year the Lodi Memorial Hospital Foundation hosts the Dr. Russell Steele Memorial Golf Tournament.  Golfers, sponsors, volunteers and all who supported this year’s event had a great day raising funds for Lodi’s community hospital.  In addition to a round of golf at Woodbridge Golf & Country Club, participants enjoyed a fine meal, raffle, and … Continue reading

Return to Home Page

Return to Home Page

Purchase LODI360 Photos

Purchase Photos

.... by Keith Colgan Photography ....

Sample Photographs

Major Categories


Go to Business Services

Support This Journal

LODI360 is a free community online journal. Small offerings of support are appreciated.
Support LODI360.com


  • 184,317 Page Views