Veterans groups turn to poker for needed cash
VACAVILLE — American Legion Post 165 and Napa-Solano Legion Riders will host a poker tournament at 6 p.m. Saturday at the Vacaville Veterans Memorial Building, 549 Merchant St.
Proceeds will fund the American Legion and Legion Rider’s program.
For tickets, call 446-3582 or 685-3947 in Vacaville, or 693-6500 or 678-6308 in Dixon. You can also pick up tickets in person at the American Legion Hall, 1305 N. First St. in Dixon.
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Glen Faison joined the Daily Republic as managing editor in September 2009. He has worked as a reporter and editor for daily and weekly newspapers in the San Joaquin Valley for 20-plus years. His experience includes time as editor of the Golden Eagle, a military paper serving the Lemoore Naval Air Station. He graduated from Fresno State University with a bachelor's degree in journalism and bleeds Bulldogs red. He is an avid Washington Redskins fan, and attended the 1988 NFC Championship Game against the Minnesota Vikings at RFK Stadium. He married his wife, Jill, in 2005, and has three children: Courtni, Tyler and Hayli.