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Plea deals are still a possibility for three defendants charged in connection with the January firebombing of a Vacaville home, according to discussions in Solano County Superior Court Thursday.
Work in both Solano and Napa counties continued Thursday in the aftermath of Sunday's 6.0 earthquake, with ongoing efforts to repair water mains and a state senator stepping in to push further for relief funds.
One of five men accused of the 2012 armed robbery of a downtown Vacaville jewelry store was sentenced to state prison Thursday in Solano County Superior Court.
Solano County Counsel Dennis Bunting is among the 27 attorneys on a team to receive the 2014 Trial Lawyers of the Year award from the group Public Justice.
The earthquake that hammered Napa Valley early this week took a toll on some North Bay Jewish institutions.
Northbound Interstate Highway 280 in San Francisco will close Thursday afternoon and remain closed through the Labor Day weekend as large sections of the highway are removed and new hinges are installed to seismically strengthen an overpass, a Caltrans spokesman said.
Reporter Elizabeth Case will write occasional shorter posts about moments in her reporting, leading up to the stories' publication this winter.
An Oct. 21 case management conference is set for the lawsuit filed against Vacaville Fitness by a man who says he was injured when a piece of equipment failed and struck him in the head.
Republican State Assemblyman Dan Logue could not appear at the Wednesday meeting of the Solano County Libertarian Party because state lawmakers unexpectedly scheduled a Sacramento session that was to end at 8 p.m., Logue's field representative said.
AMERICAN CANYON >>A local state of emergency was declared and the third and final phase of the Napa Junction project was approved at Tuesday's special City Council meeting.
The fire was reported at 3:40 p.m. in marshland near the junction of state Highways 37 and 29, Vallejo fire spokesman Mark Libby said.
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A June investigation by Suisun City police into a disturbance at an apartment complex led to foot chase that ended with officers in a tussle with a suspect who was allegedly attempting to pull a gun from his pocket, according to testimony Tuesday in Solano County Superior court.
Fairfield resident Debbie Shott came to the Kroc Center on Monday morning to use the therapy pool - and ended up preparing lunches for Napa earthquake victims.
By doing so, the board ratified County Administrator Birgitta Corsello's decision Sunday to declare a state of emergency.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 04:13 pm
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