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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

Shining bright for all to see: Locals deck out yards, homes

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: C1 | Gallery

 
The Salvation Army serves 1,000-plus across 2 days

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A1, 1 Comment | Gallery

Blue Christmas service offers reflection, hope

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A1

 
Time for annual Solano County quiz

By Brad Stanhope | From Page: A2

State Fair scholarship applications available

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A3

 
Bevy of holiday activities at Western Railway Museum

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A3 | Gallery

 
Discovery Kingdom upgrades animal, marine mammal facilities

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A3

Get tested, know your status

By Morgan Westfall | From Page: C4

 
 
New development fees start Jan. 1 in Vacaville

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A5

Free New Year’s celebration slated

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A5

 
A word of warning for Senator Warren

By Bud Stevenson | From Page: B7, 1 Comment

 
New technology chief will join McNaughton Newspapers

By Tanya Perez | From Page: B7 | Gallery

 
Fairfield police log: Dec. 19, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

Suisun City police log: Dec. 19, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

 
Sky-high price has VA rationing hep C drug

By Tom Philpott | From Page: B10

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US / World

Air Force admits nuke flaws, but will fixes work?

By The Associated Press | From Page: A1

 
AP sources: Cops’ killer angry at chokehold death

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

 
Officials: Missing dog was dyed to deceive

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Immigrants build document trails to remain in US

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

California officer kills teen after machete attack

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
4 teens die in fiery head-on crash in Pennsylvania

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

2 dozen injured in southern Indiana bus crash

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

 
Police brutality protesters rally at Mall of America

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Texas ranchers seeking alternative incomes

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
North Korea proposes joint probe over Sony hacking

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

2 car bombs rock southern Sweden’s city of Malmo

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Bombings kill 12 in Iraq

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

US sends 4 Afghans back home from Guantanamo

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Panama’s Noriega in prison 25 years post-invasion

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Burying the dead after Pakistan’s school massacre

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

 
A chance to breach divide for young in Cuba and US

By The Associated Press | From Page: A12

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Opinion

Editorial Cartoon: Dec. 21, 2014

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
New school finance strategy lacks accountability

By Dan Walters | From Page: A8

Season’s greetings from the Obamas

By Alexandra Petri | From Page: A8

 
Sound off for Dec. 21, 2014

By Daily Republic | From Page: A8

 
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Living

Today in History: Dec. 21, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

 
Why celebrate Christmas?

By Noel Reese | From Page: C3

Vatican offers olive branch to US nuns

By The Associated Press | From Page: C3

 
Horoscopes: Dec. 21, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: C4

Should I ask grandson why we weren’t included in wedding photos?

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar | From Page: C4

 
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Entertainment

Review: ‘Five’ by Ursula Archer is intriguing

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

 
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

Publisher hopes to sell books through Twitter

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

 
Chris Colfer has multi-book deal

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

Jerry Lee Lewis: Sustained by brief blaze of glory

By The Associated Press | From Page: C6

 
TVGrid

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

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Sports

Interim coaching jobs present challenges in bowls

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
49ers squander 21-point lead in 4th straight loss

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

New Giants 3B McGehee eager to play back home

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
Eagles near elimination, fall 27-24 to Redskins

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

Raiders place cornerback Brown on injured reserve

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

 
No. 11 Lady Vols trounce No. 7 Stanford 59-40

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

Big moves bring big hope for Chicago baseball

By The Associated Press | From Page: B4

 
US skier Nyman wins Gardena downhill for 3rd time

By The Associated Press | From Page: B4

Vonn wins women’s World Cup downhill in France

By The Associated Press | From Page: B4

 
This date in sports history for Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: B5

 
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Business

Your info has been hacked. Now what do you do?

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

 
On the money: 4 ways to hold on to your cash when renting a car

By The Associated Press | From Page: B7

 
Recalls this week: Bean bag chairs, toy monkeys

By The Associated Press | From Page: B8

 
Scarecrows outnumber people in dying Japan town

By The Associated Press | From Page: B12

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Obituaries

Barbara Jean Bidstrup Braker

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Perry Michael Smetts

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

Luzdivina B. Banks

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

 
Arnold Howard Evans

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

Anthony Hanson Elder

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

 
Marian Kay Zutz

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

Bart Ferro

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Dominic C. Scolaro

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

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