Second Acts

While retirement marks the end of one chapter, it can also create exciting new beginnings, reveal new passions, and in some cases, inspire people to embark on an entirely new career. San Joaquin Magazine spoke to four incredible seniors in our community who are expanding […]

Brick by Brick

Whether it was parading dragons, exploding aliens, or wearable works of art, Stockton brothers Zack Macasaet, 26, and Wayne Macasaet, 28, built a name for themselves one brick at a time on Season 2 of Fox Network’s LEGO Masters. The brothers, who moved to Stockton […]

[pro_ad_display_adzone id="17232"]

PALS Haven opens larger facility in Lodi

Save more cats and dogs from euthanasia—at PALS Haven, that’s the mission. The 501c3 nonprofit was founded in 2004, and has grown with multiple locations, but the newest venture is a 13,000 square foot facility seven years in the making—an upgrade from Lodi’s previous 700 […]

Locals bring home new family members amid a global shutdown

When the pandemic hit in March 2020, our entire lives were turned upside down. Most suffered hardships may it be personal, professional, or health-related. The only true winners of the pandemic, however, may have been our pets. Typically left on their own for large chunks […]

[pro_ad_display_adzone id="17232"]

Do more with your floral décor

With the notoriously short lifespan of fresh flowers, we tend to save those big bouquets for birthdays and other special occasions—and then watch as they wilt day by day. But thanks to Sola Wood flowers, you can bring life to your living room, brighten the […]

The 2021 housing market sees low inventory, high prices

“We’re in a shortage supply,” says Lance McHan, a local real estate agent in San Joaquin County. “Couple that with low interest rates, it’s driving prices up.” What McHan is describing are two of the defining characteristics of the SJC housing market. Interest rates have […]

Young artists bloom at Nava & Co.

Summertime means schools out, and we’ve got the perfect activity to get the kids out of the house for some creative fun. Letty Nava, owner of Lodi’s Nava and Co., has been teaching kid’s art classes for over 15 years. “When my kids were in […]

1 4 5 6 7 8 47