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Week in preview July 4-10, 2014

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Fairfield

10 a.m. Friday

Independence Day Parade

Downtown. www.fairfieldmainstreet.com.

2 to 5 p.m. Saturday

Loose Blues Band

Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road. 428-6997.

2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 and 6 p.m. Sunday

“Peter Pan”

Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. www.downtowntheatre.com.

6:30 p.m. Saturday

Dalt Williams

Sticky Rice Chinese Bar & Bistro, 5030 Business Center Drive, Suite 100. 863-7500.

Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday

Sundays in the Country

1800 Green Valley Road. www.gvtotallylocal.org.

7 to 10 p.m. Sunday

Trevor the Fly, Private Lines, Stoop Kids

Gordon’s Music and Sound, 810 Texas St. 422-0313.

6 p.m. Thursday

Syria T Berry

Mankas Steakhouse, 2522 Mankas Corner Road. 425-3207.

Suisun City

11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Friday

Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks

Waterfront, Main and Solano streets. www.suisunwaterfront.com.

9:30 p.m. Saturday

Music from a Disc Jockey

Dimitri’s Lounge, 700 Main St., Suite 106. 419-5204.

Vacaville

5 to 9:30 p.m. Friday

Independence Day Celebration and Fireworks

Andrews Park, Monte Vista Avenue and School Street. www.downtownvacaville.com.

6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday

Creekwalk Concert Series: Time Bandits

Andrews Park, Monte Vista Avenue and School Street. 469-6694.

9 p.m. Friday

Superlicious

Evelyn’s Big Italian, 555 Main St. 592-1442.

8 a.m. Saturday

Farmer’s Market: Emmy Cribb

300 block of Main Street. www.downtownvacaville.com.

10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday

Blues Festival

Town Square. www.downtownvacaville.com.

9 p.m. Saturday

DJ Aaron

City Sports Bar and Grill, 155 Browns Valley Parkway. 455-7827.

8 p.m. Tuesday

The Chris Robinson Brotherhood

Theatre DeVille, 308 Main St. 474-5361.

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday

Wednesday Lunchtime Entertainment: Angel Avenue

Town Square, Vacaville. www.downtownvacaville.com.

Benicia

Noon to 7 p.m. Friday

Fourth of July Celebration

City Park, First and Military streets. 745-9791.

9 p.m. Friday

Fireworks

Waterfront area. 745-9791.

9 p.m. Friday

Nautical Nation

The Rellik Tavern, 726 First St. 746-1137.

9 p.m. Saturday

Stung

The Rellik Tavern, 726 First St. 746-1137.

7 p.m. Wednesday

Nate Lopez

The Rellik Tavern, 726 First St. 746-1137.

Vallejo

10 a.m. Friday

Fourth of July Parade

Downtown. 644-5551.

9:15 p.m. Friday

Fireworks

Waterfront. 644-5551.

5 p.m. Sunday

Carol Dutcher

Sardine Can, 0 Harbor Way, 552-9492.

7 p.m. Wednesday

Soulshine with Keisha Wright

330 Virginia St. 552-2400.

Rio Vista

10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday

Farmers Market

Main Street, between Second and Third streets. www.allbayfarmersmarket.com.

Amy Maginnis-Honey

Amy Maginnis-Honey

Amy Maginnis-Honey joined the staff of the Daily Republic in 1980. She’ll tell you she was only 3 at the time. Over the past three decades she’s done a variety of jobs in the newsroom. Today, she covers arts and entertainment and writes for the Living and news pages.
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Solano News

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Breakfast after the Bell wins support

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By Ian Thompson | From Page: A3, 1 Comment

 
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By Ryan McCarthy | From Page: A3 | Gallery

 
Free e-waste collection to benefit Scarlet Brigade

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

Fairfield mayor to appear at GOP dinner

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4, 2 Comments

 
Girls on the Run seeks volunteer life coaches

By Ian Thompson | From Page: A4

College finalizes police department takeover, OKs bond plan

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A4

 
Weather for Aug. 21, 2014

By Daily Republic | From Page: B10

Fairfield police log: Aug. 19, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A10

 
Suisun City police log: Aug. 19, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A10

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US / World

Beheading spurs new attacks on Islamic militants

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1, 9 Comments

 
Militants use British killer as propaganda

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

Governor criticizes new-hire pension enhancements

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
US mission to rescue hostages in Syria failed

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1, 1 Comment

US official: More airstrikes in Iraq

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
School sorry for making special ed kids sort trash

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

Police seek mystery pair in selfies after burglary

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

 
Teens deny threatening boy in school shooting plot

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Panel OKs state librarian despite initial concerns

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Holder says he understands mistrust of police

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Liberian slums barricaded as Ebola sets new record

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
North Korea insults John Kerry over his looks

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Ukrainian govt troops take over much of Luhansk

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Picture emerges of officer in Ferguson shooting

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10, 8 Comments

Navy kicks out 34 for nuke cheating

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
CHP says officer may face serious beating charges

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10, 1 Comment

8 homes destroyed, 1,500 threatened by wildfire

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Drought has state debating its unregulated pumping

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

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Opinion

We’re spending way too much on raising our kids

By Megan Mcardle | From Page: A7

 
Editorial Cartoons: Aug. 21, 2014

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A7

California needs pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A7, 2 Comments

 
Tell the story, don’t be it

By Ruben Navarrette | From Page: A7

 
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Living

Today in History: Aug. 21, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

 
Community Calendar: Aug. 21, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

Horoscopes: Aug. 21, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: A9

 
Why do parents drink alcohol after their children’s games?

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar | From Page: A9

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Entertainment

TVGrid

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A5

 
And the Emmy winners are…? We’re happy to guess!

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6 | Gallery

Aniston, Hamm, Hudson set to Stand Up to Cancer

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

 
Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Williams

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6 | Gallery

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Sports

A’s stumble and must regroup with Angels coming

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
Raiders FB Reece’s injury not as bad as feared

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Peavy pitches Giants to 8-3 win over Cubs

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
WR Stevie Johnson adds depth to 49ers

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

Fairfield boxer Avila set to put perfect 15-0 record on the line

By Brian Arnold | From Page: B1 | Gallery

 
Giants win protest, rain-shortened game to resume Thursday

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

US routs Dominicans in exhibition as Rose rests

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Schilling blames chewing tobacco for mouth cancer

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Reality check for Phelps at Pan Pacific Champs

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Kent State starting center dies at 21

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Serena Williams seeded No. 1 at US Open; Halep 2nd

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Tony Stewart skipping 3rd straight race after Ward’s death

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2 | Gallery

Las Vegas spoils Mo’ne’s night, beats Philly 8-1

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2 | Gallery

 
Sharks F Torres undergoes surgery on right knee

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

This date in sports history for Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: B4

 
Sports on TV for Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

By Paul Farmer | From Page: B4

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Business

BofA reaches $17B settlement with US

By The Associated Press | From Page: B5

 
Brine firm sues over biblical fracking billboard

By The Associated Press | From Page: B5

Apple’s stock bounces back to hit a new high

By The Associated Press | From Page: B5

 
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Obituaries

David G. Gibson

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Charles (Chuck) H. Doty

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

George ‘Wayne’ Hause

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Sharon Ilene Boyd

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

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Comics

Wizard of Id

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Rose is Rose

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Zits

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Peanuts

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Blondie

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Dilbert

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Frank and Ernest

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
For Better or Worse

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Beetle Bailey

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Get Fuzzy

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Baby Blues

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
B.C.

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Baldo

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Pickles

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Garfield

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Sally Forth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Crossword

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9

 
Sudoku

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9

Word Sleuth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9

 
Cryptoquote

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9

Bridge

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9