The Business Journal
American Canyon giant wine warehouses start
Construction started last week on the latest new wine warehousing project in Napa Valley, two buildings totaling 287,000 square feet in American Canyon.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Inside Bay Area
Benicia: Officials' support builds for school bond measure
City officials on Thursday voiced support for the school district's proposed $49.6 million bond measure to fix aging classrooms.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Benicia bond measure endorsed
City officials Thursday voiced support for the school district's proposed $49.6 million bond measure to fix aging classrooms.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
CA: SolTrans Accomplishments and Efforts to Improve...
Solano County Transit made great strides as an agency in 2013 by finalizing and kicking off several initiatives aimed at providing safe, reliable and efficient transportation services for the communities of Benicia and Vallejo.
EXCLUSIVE: A .25 Caliber Luger?
The old saying, "A thing of beauty is a joy forever" can well be applied to the German Luger pistol.
Solano Single Mingle
Meet new friends as you enjoy the quaint waterfront town of Benicia! Only $10/door includes a FUN Mixer Game, which makes it EASY to meet people; accompanied by appetizers, served at 3pm, as long as they last.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
New Benicia culture club focuses on volunteer work
It began around the campfire last summer, just a couple of guys wondering what they could do to make people's lives a little better.
Community art Hub has grand opening in downtown Vallejo
Christina Barrett of Richmond, left, and Dave Pearce of Vallejo fill out raffle tickets at the Hub in downtown Vallejo, as the Darrell Edwards Heavy Weather Band plays in the background at Saturday's grand opening celebration.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
San Jose Mercury News
Childhood fears: how kids can stand up to them and win
Fear is a natural part of human development and the purest form of self-preservation.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Umbrellas finally get a workout
The drought-plagued Bay Area received a desperately needed drenching Wednesday, with more rain expected today and Friday, packing powerful wind gusts and threatening power outages.
Woman Escapes House Fire
By Bay City News- Benicia firefighters are investigating the cause of a house fire that resulted in the death of a dog on Wednesday morning.
California: The 'last frontier' for delivering crude oil by rail
A warning placard is shown on a tank car carrying crude oil near a loading terminal in Trenton, N.D. California, the third-biggest refining state in the country, is about to see a flood of oil by rail from places such as Canada and North Dakota as suppliers seek to tap a market isolated from the rest of the country.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Man claims best friend confessed to being infamous Zodiac Killer before he died
Is this the Zodiac Killer? Man claims his best friend confessed before he died that he went on murder spree because his girlfriend broke up with him Randy Kenney said his friend Louie Myers admitted to carrying out the 5 unsolved murders in San Francisco Bay area between 1968 and 1969 Myers confessed in 2001 after he was diagnosed with cirrhosis of ... (more)
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Antioch Herald
Forum on railroads carrying crude oil, in Martinez Wednesday night
A panel of experts and activists will inform residents of Benicia, Martinez, Rodeo, Crockett and Port Costa of Big Oil's plans, both local and global.
Benicia museum showcases local family, vintage postcards
They might go unnoticed at souvenir shops nowadays, but at the turn of the 20th century, sending postcards and collecting them were all the craze.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Daily Republic
Gill appointed to Napa fair board
Jeri Gill of Napa has been appointed by Gov. Jerry Brown to the Napa Town and Country Fair Board of Directors.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Black struggles, triumphs on display at Vallejo High School
Jedidiah Jones, 8, of Benicia was invited onstage by drummer Jason Brown of San Francisco to accompany him during a stiltwalking performance by Brown's daughters, Raven, Aminah and Willow during a Black History Month event Saturday night presented by the Vallejo High School Black Student Union.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
The Daily Republic
Definitions vary for 'special district'
The State Controller's Office takes a wide view. It defines the districts as any legally constituted governmental entities that are not cities, counties, redevelopment agencies or school districts.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Contra Costa Times
Benicia launches water-conservation campaign
With less water flowing into Benicia this year because of the state's drought, the city has launched a campaign to encourage residents to conserve any way they can.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Daily Republic
Airman with county ties complete basic training
Air Force Airman 1st Class Lizette D. Mattis graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.