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5 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald
For the next 18 months, Benicia's waterfront will be Oakland-based visual artist Mark Brest van Kempen's palette.
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8 hrs ago | The Daily Republic
Continued cold, stagnant weather has prompted the Bay Area Air Quality Management District to call a fourth consecutive Winter Spare the Air Day for Wednesday.
12 hrs ago | Patch.com
Benicia Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday, December 13, 2013 at an undisclosed location within the City of Benicia, between the hours of 7:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or ... (more)
Especially during the holiday season, community contributions -- whether it's sharing photos with Santa, family rituals or reflections of thanks -- is a hugely important part of Benicia Patch.
High pollution levels prompted regional air quality officials Sunday to issue the winter season's sixth Spare the Air alert for Monday.
On one of the coldest days of the year, thousands of students at Benicia High, Benicia Middle and Mary Farmar Elementary schools were without power and heat Friday morning.
In the midst of the one of coldest nights of the year, more than 4,000 PG&E customers in Benicia were thrown into the dark by a power outage, officials said.
Benicia Police Department DATE & TIME: December 5, 2013 10:26 p.m. LOCATION: Super Stop 816 Southampton Road, Benicia INCIDENT TYPE: Armed Robbery - 211 PC SUMMARY OF INCIDENT: At approximately 10:26 P.M on Thursday night, a female store clerk at the Super Stop in Benicia reported two male suspects entered the store and both suspects pointed ... (more)
Air Force Airman Joshua M. Benton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio.
So when he and other customers learned this week the family business is threatened by a proposed park-and-ride project, they were concerned.
A couple found in the back bedroom of a burning home in Benicia early this morning have been taken to a hospital in critical condition, the fire chief said.
California has released its list of Top 500 Sales and Use Tax Delinquencies. Making the list of shame in Benicia is Cigarettes Cheaper! , 605 According to the California Board of Equalization , businesses and individuals are notified before being placed on the list that they will be named publicly.
Hard Freeze Warning for Solano County was issued at December 11 at 4:32AM PST