Saturday, December 20, 2014
FAIRFIELD-SUISUN, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Community calendar for Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012

By
From page A2 | September 15, 2012 |

Today

Young Eagles Free Airplane Rides 7:30 to 10 a.m., Nut Tree Airport. For ages 8 to 17, sponsored by  EAA Chapter No. 1230 and assisted by Lee A. Archer Jr Chapter Tuskegee Airmen. Parent or legal guardian must be present. Info: Howard Gunn, 483-6357 or Gerald Gordon, 446-8532, http://www.youngeagles.org.

Country Carnival 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Covenant Community Church, 3870 Alamo Drive., Vacaville. The day will include a country breakfast, a giant rummage sale, vendors, hot dogs, snow cones, bounce houses and activities. Info: http://www.countrycarnival.org.

“No Fleas” Market 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Petco, 210 Nut Tree Parkway, Vacaville. Help local animal rescues raise money through a giant garage sale. Also seeking donations of food, cat litter and bedding. Info: kelly@premiercatsandkittens.com.

Ride 4 Recovery M/C Poker Run 8 a.m., Unity Hall, 711 Empire St., Fairfield. Recovery communities invites all clean and sober motorcycle riders to join the first annual Ride 4 Recovery. Info: 631-0686, http://www.unityhall.org.

Aloha Festival 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Napa Valley Expo, 575 Third St., Napa. Experience aloha and authentic Hawaiian food and entertainment at this fifth annual festival. Help the festival spread aloha by bringing a non-perishable food donation for local food banks. Info: http://www.nvalohafest.org.

Benicia Fine Arts and Craft Fair 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Downtown Benicia. Info: Beniciachamber@aol.com.

“Get The Rush” guided hike 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Rush Ranch, 3521 Grizzly Island Road, Suisun City. Guided tidal marsh tours, blacksmith demonstration, learn about native plants and Native American art and tools. Free. Info: 432-0150, ext. 200, http://www.solanolandtrust.org.

Community Picnic in the Park 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sponsored by Fairfield Church of Christ, Veterans Park next door to the church, 2200 Fairfield Ave. A community meal and clothing give-away. Info: 425-2373.

Recovery Day Celebration 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Allan Witt Park, Fairfield. The day includes a barbecue, face painting, informational booths for local treatment providers, awards, testimonials and keynote speakers. Info: 642-8634.

Arthritis Exercise Program 1 to 3 p.m., 1010 Nut Tree Road, Suite No. 240, Vacaville. Gloria Anaya and Maria Ceja, outreach representatives for the California AgrAbility Program at UC Davis, will hold an arthritis exercise class for members of the Northern Cal Fibro Friends. Participants will learn a variety of exercises designed by the Arthritis Foundation. For further information contact Valma Honeyfield at valmagrace@comcast.net or 530-756-9153, or Jan Fowler 448-5786.

Interpretive Walk on Quail Ridge Reserve 2 to 6 p.m., gather at Markley Cove Resort, 7521 Calif. 128, Napa. Led by QRWC Executive Director Frank Maurer. Info: 530-219-4477.

Wild Time at the Wildlife Center 4 to 6 p.m., 1171 Kellogg St., Suisun City. This is the last chance this year to join the staff and volunteers of the Wildlife Center for Wild Time. Enjoy an up-close look at birds of prey and find out about the animals, Native Americans and rocks and minerals of the area. Info: 429-4295.

Celebrate Local Talent 6 p.m., Kroc Center Performing Arts Center, 586 E. Wigeon Way, Suisun City. A variety show showcasing local soloists, dancers, pianists, a ukulele player and many other Solano County artists. Info: 439-7895.

Step Up for Dorian Grey Zumbathon 6 to 10 p.m., Humble Dragon Martial Arts, 47 Union Way, Suite D, Vacaville. Rhythm Fitness, Humble Dragon Martial Arts, and Solano County Zumba instructors team up to promote awareness for Down Syndrome. Info: 673-6957.

September Swing Dinner Dance 7 p.m. to 12 a.m., Travis Conference Center, 500 Crissy, Travis AFB. Sponsored by the Fairfield-Suisun City-Vacaville section of the National Council of Negro Women. Tickets and Info: Carolyn 422-2779, Antonea 429-4905 or Maxine 425-4115.

Sunday

Winterhawk Winery Community Service Sunday: Solano Family and Children’s Services 1:30 to 5:30 p.m., Winterhawk Winery, 4537 Abernathy Road, Fairfield. Twenty percent of all of the day’s sales go to the Solano Family and Children’s Services. Info: klago@solanofamily.org.

Worship Celebration 6 p.m., Kroc Center Performing Arts Center, 586 Wigeon Way, Suisun City. Featuring performances from local worship groups. Info: 439-7895.

Celebrate Recovery 7 to 9 p.m., First Baptist Church, 1121 Clay St. Experience freedom from your hang-ups, hurts, and habits. Info: 422-2500.

Coming Up

Delta Tea Party Patriots Meeting 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, 610 St. Francis Way, Rio Vista. Guest speaker will be Rex Ruth, aka “Samuel Adams.” Info: http://www.deltatpp.org.

Celebrate Constitution Week 11 a.m., Wednesday, Marriott Hotel, Holiday Lane, Fairfield. Join the Chief Solano Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution including an interactive discussion regarding the Constitution, and a presentation of certificates to those members who have achieved membership milestones. Advance reservations required, 451-7768.

Domini Williams

LEAVE A COMMENT

Discussion | No comments

The Daily Republic does not necessarily condone the comments here, nor does it review every post. Read our full policy

.

Solano News

Creche collection grows in size, popularity

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
Handmade Christmas display is man’s labor of love

By Amy Maginnis-Honey | From Page: A1 | Gallery

 
 
 
Company competition a big win for charity

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A3 | Gallery

 
Meeting a great role model at any age

By Murray Bass | From Page: B5

Fairfield police log: Dec. 18, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

 
Suisun City police log: Dec. 18, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A9

Weather for Dec. 20, 2014

By Daily Republic | From Page: B12

 
.

US / World

Notorious California graffiti suspect arrested

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3, 1 Comment

 
Island park in San Francisco Bay closed for weekend

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

 
Wetter than usual start to new year in California predicted

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

Hospital to pay $2.2M to settle false claims

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

 
Napolitano named as UC public policy professor

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3

Man shocked 20 times during jail booking sues

By The Associated Press | From Page: A3, 5 Comments

 
Animal rights activists take California rodeo to court

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

California’s bullet train settles 1 of 7 lawsuits

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4, 1 Comment

 
Tuskegee Airman Lowell Steward dies in California at 95

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4 | Gallery

Driver pleads not guilty in pedestrian deaths

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5, 2 Comments

 
Bush officials gave CIA wide latitude

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Theater shooter’s parents plead for his life

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

 
Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6, 3 Comments

AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens all

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

 
5 ways to make your email safer in case of a hack attack

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Celebrities react to latest Sony hack developments

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

 
Sony on shelving ‘The Interview': ‘We had no choice’

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

 
Lava could reach Hawaii shopping center in 8 days

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Jury rules for Indiana woman in firing over IVF

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Bergdahl investigation wraps up; top leaders get briefings

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Texas eatery worker gets mink coat from customer

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Sugarland, promoter settle with state fair victims

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

NY police officer suspended after videotaped punch

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 4 deaths

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Supreme Court won’t stop gay marriages in Florida

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

 
Staples: Customer data exposed in security breach

By The Associated Press | From Page: A10

Australian woman arrested in deaths of 8 children

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

 
Israel carries out airstrike on Hamas site in Gaza

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

Pakistan executes militants and bombards tribal areas

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

 
Franciscan religious order in ‘grave’ financial crisis

By The Associated Press | From Page: A11

.

Opinion

Yes, Virginia, the Santa wish list has gone digital

By Petula Dvorak | From Page: A8

 
Editorial Cartoon: Dec. 20, 2014

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: A8

 
If you want to help the poor, fix the safety net

By Jim Tankersley | From Page: A8

.

Living

Community Calendar: Dec. 20, 2014

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A2

 
Today in History: Dec. 20, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Pampered pets that don duds move to the mainstream

By The Associated Press | From Page: B5

 
Horoscopes: Dec. 20, 2014

By Holiday Mathis | From Page: B11

Children from wife’s first marriage put father’s ashes in coffin

By Kathy Mitchell and Marcy Sugar | From Page: B11

 
.

Entertainment

More than 4 million people watched 1st dog telethon

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
Kim Jong Un game spoof ‘Glorious Leader!’ moving forward

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7 | Gallery

Marathon bombing survivor in ‘Yes to Dress’ finale

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
Kid Rock to perform pre-race concert at Daytona 500

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

Actor Stephen Collins denies he’s a pedophile in interview

By The Associated Press | From Page: A7

 
.

Sports

Dodge, Vaca grad Mason lead Southern Oregon to NAIA title

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
Raiders haven’t needed much from Janikowski

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

 
AP sources: Peavy agrees on $24M, 2-year deal with Giants

By The Associated Press | From Page: B1

Dodgers end Yanks’ payroll streak, owe most tax

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
FIFA will not reopen 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Howe’s family reports rapid improvement

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
2 Armstrong associates settle lawsuit with Landis

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Rays, Padres, Nats complete 11-player trade involving Myers

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Vanden girls open Nike TOC with win on Arizona

By Daily Republic staff | From Page: B2

Things to know about Friday’s baseball news

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Rookie receivers making their mark in NFL

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Former boxing champ Ernie Terrell dies at 75

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

 
Gold medalist Phelps pleads guilty to DUI, avoids jail time

By The Associated Press | From Page: B2

Cal men beat Eastern Washington 78-67 for seventh straight win

By The Associated Press | From Page: B3

 
CIF football bowl games headed to Sacramento

By Daily Republic staff | From Page: B3

This date in sports history for Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014

By The Associated Press | From Page: B4

 
.

Business

California unemployment rate dips to 7.2 percent

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

 
Chrysler gives in to gov’t, expands air bag recall

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

T-Mobile paying at least $90M for unwanted services

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

 
EPA sets first national standard for coal waste

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6

Sales for holiday shopping season comes down to the wire

By The Associated Press | From Page: B6 | Gallery

 
.

Obituaries

Dominic C. Scolaro

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

 
Marian Kay Zutz

By Nancy Green | From Page: A4

Judy Zamora Rogers

By Susan Hiland | From Page: A4

 
.

Comics

For Better or Worse

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Garfield

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Baldo

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Sally Forth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Peanuts

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Pickles

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Baby Blues

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Get Fuzzy

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Dilbert

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Rose is Rose

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Blondie

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Beetle Bailey

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Wizard of Id

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
Frank and Ernest

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Zits

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

 
B.C.

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B10

Cryptoquote

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

 
Crossword

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

Word Sleuth

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

 
Sudoku

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

Bridge

By Daily Republic Syndicated Content | From Page: B11

 
.

Home Seller 12/20/14

Real estate transactions for Dec. 20, 2014

By Daily Republic | From Page: HSR2

Ask a Designer: decorating with Christmas trees

By The Associated Press | From Page: HSR2