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Fairfield

5:30 p.m. Friday

Day of the Dead Party with Alvon

Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road. 864-3135.

6:30 p.m. Friday

Taste of Solano

The Clubhouse at Rancho Solano, 3250 Rancho Solano Parkway. 427-8566.

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

“A Golden Fleecing” 

Solano College Theatre, 4000 Suisun Valley Road. www.brownpapertickets.com.

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

“Gypsy”

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

2 p.m. Saturday
Eddie Neon Band
Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road. 864-3135.

6:30 p.m. Saturday

Dalt Williams

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

6 p.m. Thursday

Lunafest

Fairfield Center for Creative Arts, 1035 Texas St. 484-0321.

6 p.m. Thursday

Darrell Edwards

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

Suisun City

9 p.m. Friday

DJ Reese

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

9:30 p.m. Saturday

Powerhouse

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

Vacaville

9 p.m. Friday

The Cheeseballs

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

1 and 7 p.m. Saturday

Chapkis Dance

Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre, 1010 Ulatis Drive. 469-4013.

9 p.m. Saturday

Ascension

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

6:30 p.m. Tuesday

Vacaville Christian School Fall Concert

Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre, 1010 Ulatis Drive. 469-4013.

7:30 p.m. Tuesday

Vacaville Christian School’s Radio Jazz Symphony “Superman”

Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre, 1010 Ulatis Drive. 469-4013.

Benicia

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

“The Sunshine Boys”

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

9 p.m. Friday

Delta Rockets

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

9 p.m. Saturday

Public Eye

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

Vallejo

8 p.m. Friday

Mark G

Fetterly Playhouse, 3467 Sonoma Blvd., Suite 10. www.vallejocomedy.com

7 p.m. Wednesday

Wednesday Night Ramble with Tia Carroll

Empress Theatre, 330 Virginia St. 552-2400.

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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Supervisors take no action in closed session

By Barry Eberling | From Page: A3

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Caltrans advises Highway 12 delays likely

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Man convicted of failing to register as sex offender

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DUI checkpoint nets arrests in Vacaville

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Library’s teen board to meet next week

By Glen Faison | From Page: A5

South Solano Dems schedule candidates meet, greet

By Glen Faison | From Page: A5

 
Yippie job training program seeks applicants

By Glen Faison | From Page: A6

 
Geiger sworn in as Fairfield planning commissioner

By Ryan McCarthy | From Page: A6

Faith in Action puts out call for volunteers

By Glen Faison | From Page: A6

 
 
Love, a legend, come to theaters

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A7

Suisun City police log: Aug. 16, 2014

By Glen Faison | From Page: A12

 
Suisun City police log: Aug. 17, 2014

By Glen Faison | From Page: A12

Fairfield police log: Aug. 16, 2014

By Glen Faison | From Page: A12

 
Fairfield police log: Aug. 17, 2014

By Glen Faison | From Page: A12

Suisun City police log: Aug. 18, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A12

 
Fairfield police log: Aug. 18, 2014

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US / World

How can authorities restore order in Ferguson?

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

 
Holder brings his civil rights push to Ferguson

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

Strong DOJ response to Ferguson seeks truth, calm

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
As protests rage, Obama struggles to find his role

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Ferguson pledges outreach efforts after shooting

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
Prison company pays $8 million in back wages

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Some evacuees of Yosemite-area fire can go home

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Officials say Lake Tahoe imperiled by wildfires

By The Associated Press | From Page: A8

Committee approves higher pension calculations

By The Associated Press | From Page: A8

 
Veteran rock climber killed in fall in Yosemite

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Texas Gov. Perry booked on abuse of power charges

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9, 1 Comment

 
US officials: Video shows American’s beheading

By The Associated Press | From Page: A9

NY took quick precautions after in-custody death

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10 | Gallery

 
AP Exclusive: US changing no-fly list rules

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Tens of thousands march on Pakistan’s parliament

By The Associated Press | From Page: A13 | Gallery

 
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Opinion

No getting away from corruption in state government

By Thomas Elias | From Page: A11

 
Editorial cartoons for Aug. 20, 2014

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A11

 
Serve and protect? Certainly not

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A11, 21 Comments

 
Question of the week: Does school start too soon?

By Daily Republic | From Page: A11

Government trying to steal rights

By Letter to the Editor | From Page: A11, 7 Comments

 
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Living

Today in History: Aug. 20, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

 
Community Calendar: Aug. 20, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

Our daughter says she hates her mother and refuses to talk to us

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar | From Page: B5

 
Horoscopes: Aug. 20, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B5

 
10 Things: 10 fresh ways to dress corn on the cob

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

Think beyond the slice with refreshing watermelon

By J.M. Hirsch | From Page: B6

 
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Entertainment

Don Pardo, iconic TV announcer, dies at 96

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
Wife to bury Kasem in Norway, cites heritage

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

TVGrid

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B7

 
Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson set for DC Comics film

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Sports

49ers sign defensive lineman Dorsey to extension

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49ers’ Dawson eager to get back out kicking after misses

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Rancho Solano women’s team vying for spot in nationals

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Veteran NBA ref Bavetta retires after 39 years

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Raiders still waiting for Hayden to get healthy

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As Durant steps back, US team is moving forward

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Kluwe, Vikings reach settlement to avert lawsuit

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Islanders announce sale of minority stake of club

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Ohio State: Injured QB Miller done for the season

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Past US Open champs Djokovic, Federer seeded 1-2 in U.S. Open

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Joe Gibbs Racing hires Carl Edwards and Daniel Suarez

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Philadelphia’s Mo’ne Davis knows hoops, too

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Business

Ballmer steps down from Microsoft board

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

 
Competition heats up for Tesla’s gigafactory

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Stocks rise as US home construction rebounds

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US home construction jumps 15.7 percent in July

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Peanut, almond butter recalled for salmonella risk

By The Associated Press | From Page: B8, 1 Comment

 
McDonald’s to sell packaged coffee nationally

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Consumer prices edge up 0.1 percent in July

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Obituaries

Horace James Sam

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Joseph ‘Joey’ Kenneth Meyers

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

Defrances Jean Freeman-Jefferson

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

 
Eddie Lee Staten

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June Canaris-Heath

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George ‘Wayne’ Hause

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Sharon Ilene Boyd

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Richard Ray Jr.

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Comics

Baby Blues

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B.C.

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Pickles

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Baldo

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Rose is Rose

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Garfield

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Wizard of Id

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Get Fuzzy

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Zits

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Dilbert

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Blondie

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Sally Forth

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Frank and Ernest

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Peanuts

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Beetle Bailey

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For Better or Worse

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Crossword

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Sudoku

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Word Sleuth

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Cryptoquote

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Bridge

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