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Vallejo, California is located in Solano County. Zip codes in Vallejo, CA include 94591, 94590, and 94592. The median home price in Vallejo is $255,000 which is roughly $173/per square foot. More Vallejo information.

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4 hrs ago | Vallejo Times-Herald

5th annual Unity Day celebrates diversity

Dante 'Dust,' Keith Thompson and Dennis Kittelson, left to right, paint their contributions to a 'UNITY' mural Sunday at City Park in Vallejo. Yesenia Padilla took a brush and decided to paint a blue circle on the white background of the "UNITY" mural during the 5th annual Unity Day Sunday at City Park.

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15 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

David Lew: Chuckles keep coming despite cancer battle

During a CT scan at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Vallejo, the 31-year-old American Canyon resident was nudging Lielana Tatlonghari, the X-ray technologist, to let him listen to music from the animated film, "Frozen." "She's not as much fun as the last one," Lew said, joking.

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19 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

CHP announces senior driving class

The Solano California Highway Patrol of Fairfield will conduct a safety driving course next month that's geared toward senior citizens. The Age Well Drive Smart class is an education program specifically designed to help seniors tune up their driving skills, refresh their knowledge of the rules of the road, and learn about normal age-related physical changes and how they affect driving ability.

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23 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

Small-business center posts free classes list

It will offer "The Basics of Getting Started with Social Media" on Wednesday. Participants will learn how they can use social media as a free or low-cost way to market their business.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

Art cars a big Unity Day lure

Sherry Tobin's lady bug on wheels is one of the art cars displayed today at Unity Day at City Park, Vallejo. Sherry Tobin knows what she's dealing with when verifying that "art car" owners will actually show up with their decorative vehicles at Sunday's Unity Day at City Park in Vallejo.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Antiques show brings dozens of visitors to Vallejo museum

Military history enthusiast John Halliday of Benicia displays a Japanese Army sergeant's sword from a private collection, captured at Iwo Jima during World War II, during Saturday's Antiques and Collectibles Evaluation Day at the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum. For military history buff John Halliday, the surprise factor was his favorite part of Saturday's Antiques and Collectibles Evaluation Day at the Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Vallejoans, formerly Iraqi Christians, express Alarm over ISIS

"They say the Garden of Eden was between the two rivers - the Tigris and the Euphrates - in Iraq," said Houda, an Iraqi Christian living in Vallejo for many years. "Not any more."

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Unity Day celebrates city's diversity

Jaliyah Howard, 5, and Jahzara Welch, right, check out the fluff inside the Tutu Castle during Unity Day in 2012 at City Park in Vallejo. Throw those differences - be it race, gender or cultural - out the window.

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Holtville Tribune

Guilty Pleas Entered in Vallejo-Based Drug Trafficking Indictments

Andre Cawthorne, 40, of Vallejo, and Eileen Knight, 43, of Los Angeles, entered guilty pleas to drug trafficking charges arising out of a wide-ranging investigation into the distribution MDMA, popularly known as the drug "Ecstasy," crack cocaine, heroin, Oxycodone, and marijuana in the Vallejo area, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced. According to court documents, the DEA-led investigation uncovered a network of drug distributors working in the "Crest" neighborhood of Vallejo along with individuals transporting large quantities of drugs outside of California to realize a larger profit.

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Examiner.com

PB-Cycle 2 ballot_Vallejoans' value safety and pride of place

The Participatory Budgeting Cycle 2 ballot has just been released. If there was any doubt about what Vallejoans value, the 25 project proposals should lay those question marks to rest.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Roger's jolly about playing Latin jazz

When your dad's played in bands with Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, and Louis Armstrong, it's best to listen to any advice - at least about music. "Create your sound," Glenn said of his dad's suggestion.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Solano County prepares for Coastal Cleanup Day

Alex Scott throws a chair into a Recology bin off Harbor Way in Vallejo as his father Doug Scott watches Saturday during California Coastal Cleanup Day in 2011. As the annual California Coastal Cleanup Day approaches, Solano County is expecting thousands of volunteers to help scour beaches, rivers and streams of trash, organizers say.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Vallejo Times-Herald

Touro University to hold 'zombie run' Sept. 21

Zombies will once again infest Vallejo with Touro University California's 8th annual 'Mare Island 5K Zombie Run/Walk' on Sunday, Sept. 21. According to a TUC press release, participants must try to avoid zombies throughout the race and be the first across the finish line before getting "infected."

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KTVU Oakland

Vallejo man arrested for marijuana-related homicide

Santa Rosa police arrested a Vallejo man Wednesday on suspicion of killing a San Rafael man in a motel during a marijuana deal that ended badly on Aug. 31. Detectives identified Donald "Buddy" Paul Parker, 35, of Vallejo, as a suspect and tracked him to his home on Moonraker Court in Vallejo where he was seen driving, police said. Santa Rosa and Vallejo police and the California Highway Patrol surrounded Parker's home and ordered him to surrender around 11 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

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The Daily Republic

Vallejo man pleads guilty to federal drug charge

Andre Cawthorne, 40, faces a maximum of four years in prison and a $250,000 fine when he is sentenced Dec. 11. Cawthorne was involved with network of drug distributors working in the "Crest" neighborhood of Vallejo, according to federal prosecutors. Drug Enforcement Agency agents in April 2012 arrested a total of 25 people including Cawthorne in Fairfield, Vallejo, Stockton, Oakland, Los Angeles, New York and Oklahoma City.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Symphony members and friends: We are better with Maestro Ramadanoff

On Aug. 3, the musicians of the Vallejo Symphony were emailed a letter written by our conductor, David Ramadanoff, informing us that the 2014-15 Symphony season would be his last as our Music Director. It was unhappy news.

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The Daily Republic

Con Funk Shun primed for Funk Fest foray

Cooper, and Con Funk Shun, will bring that tune and many others to Vacaville on Saturday night for Funk Fest. The crowd will also hear at least one song, "Your Night," from the group's new CD set to be released in November.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Daily Republic

County graduates complete basic training

Air Force Airman Vicente M. Alvarez graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. Alvarez is the son of Kathy G. Mondares as well as the grandson of Maximo and Heriberta Mondares, all of Vallejo.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Vallejo earthquake-related repair permits available longer hours; fee waived

Vallejo residents and building owners with earthquake-related damage will have more hours to get required building permits through September and normal fees are waived for red-or-yellow-tagged properties, city officials announced. The City of Vallejo Central Permit Center on City Hall's second floor will have extended hours through this month of to allow property owners of earthquake-damaged buildings to obtain permits to repair their homes and businesses.

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Vallejo Times-Herald

Vallejo vet, wife's house gets spruced up on 9/11

Yazmin Viezcas with Wells Fargo paints the inside of an arch cut out at military veteran John Hoffman's house, where he proudly flies his American flag, during a Rebuilding Together project in Vallejo on Thursday. John Hoffmann of Vallejo said he displayed his American flag in honor of Sept.

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