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Fairfield

8 p.m. Friday

Solano Winds

Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. www.solanowinds.org.

2 p.m. Saturday

Eddie Neon

Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road. 428-6997.

6:30 p.m. Saturday

Joyce Grant

Sticky Rice Chinese Bistro & Bar, 5030 Business Center Drive. www.stickyricebistro.com.

7:30 p.m. Monday

Solano Community College Spring Concert

4000 Suisun Valley Road. 864-7000, ext. 4472.

3 p.m. Thursday

Farmers Market

Jefferson and Texas streets. www.fairfieldmainstreet.org.

6 p.m. Thursday

Robert “Hollywood” Jenkins

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

Benicia

8 p.m. Friday and Saturday

“Same Time, Next Year”

BDES Hall, 140 W. J St. 746-1269.

9 p.m. Friday 

Simple Creation

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

11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

Vintage Home & Garden Tour

Various homes. 315-6434.

9 p.m. Saturday

Wall of Blues

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

7 p.m. Wednesday

Billy Schaub

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

4 p.m. Thursday

Farmers Market

First Street, between B and D streets. www.beniciamainstreet.org.

Suisun City

7 p.m. Friday

Solano Film Fest

720 Main St.

8 p.m. Friday

Ghost Walk

718 Main St. www.visitsuisuncity.com.

9:30 p.m. Friday

DJ Reese

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

2 p.m. Saturday

Taste of the Philippines

Suisun City Library, 601 Pintail Drive. www.wolanolibrary.com.

9:30 p.m. Saturday

Soul Mechanix

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

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday

Mother’s Day Artisan Fair

Suisun waterfront. 399-7195.

Vacaville

6 p.m. Friday

Friday Night Concerts: Rocky & The Revelettes

Town Square. www.downtownvacaville.com.

9 p.m. Friday, Saturday

Ascension

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

8 a.m. Saturday

Farmers Market: Hailey and Rudy

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

7 p.m. Thursday

Rick Harris and Silverado

Theatre DeVille, 308 Main St. 474-5361.

Vallejo

8 p.m. Saturday

It’s a Beautiful Life

Empress Theatre, 330 Virginia St. 552-2400.

7 p.m. Saturday

Vallejo Symphony

Dr. James J Hogan Auditorium, 850 Rosewood Ave. 643-4441.

5 p.m. Sunday

The Willis Hickerson Experience

Empress Theatre, 330 Virginia St. 552-2400.

5 p.m. Sunday

Wayne De La Cruz

Sardine Can, 0 Harbor Way. 553-9492.

7 p.m. Wednesday

Soulshine with Indra Jones

Empress Theatre, 330 Virginia St. 552-2400.

Dixon

Noon to 11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, noon to 11 p.m. Sunday

Dixon May Fair

Fairgrounds, 655 S. First St. 678-5529.

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

Railroad crossing stalemate continues

By Barry Eberling | From Page: A1, 9 Comments

 
First day back to school brings laughter, jitters

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Potrero Hills Landfill legal appeals exhausted

By Barry Eberling | From Page: A1

 
Breakfast after the Bell wins support

By Mayrene Bates | From Page: A2, 4 Comments

 
Suisun city employees get pay raise

By Ian Thompson | From Page: A3, 1 Comment

 
Fairfield candidates hear about lean, nimble city staff

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

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

Beheading spurs new attacks on Islamic militants

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

 
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

 
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, 9 Comments

Navy kicks out 34 for nuke cheating

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10, 2 Comments

 
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

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

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Opinion

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

 
We’re spending way too much on raising our kids

By Megan Mcardle | 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

 
Emmys: Billy Crystal to pay tribute to Williams

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6 | Gallery

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

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Sports

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

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

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

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

Sports on TV for Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

By Paul Farmer | From Page: B4

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

By The Associated Press | 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

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

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Pickles

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Garfield

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Sally Forth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

Wizard of Id

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
Rose is Rose

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

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

 
Crossword

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9

Sudoku

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A9