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Accident snarls eastbound traffic

FAIRFIELD — Units from the Fairfield Fire Department, Fairfield Police Department and local CHP responded to an overturned big rig on eastbound Interstate 80 at 5:02 p.m. Saturday. The accident happened just west of the Air Base Parkway off ramp, with the big rig coming to rest against the sound wall between Interstate 80 and […]

February 22, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Fairfield respite care home helps those in need

FAIRFIELD — A new respite care home to help the homeless after they leave a local hospital isn’t only for the elderly – but older people will benefit from the program. “The older someone is, the more likely they are to be hospitalized,” said Joanie Erickson of the Solano Coalition for Better Health. The new transitional […]

February 12, 2015 | Posted in The Other Side of 50 | Tagged ,

Need a new staycation idea? Try day trippin’ to bookstores

So, how do you buy your books? Used at the various local bookstores such as Bounty Books in Vacaville or Books Rio V in Rio Vista or from the Friends of the Library within the local libraries? Do you buy them new at Barnes and Noble Booksellers or one of the big-box stores? Amazon, Abebooks […]

February 06, 2015 | Posted in Local lifestyle columnists | Tagged ,

Fairfield man, who says he accidentally kicked woman, faces charges

FAIRFIELD — A man who says he slipped on grass next to a 7-Eleven in Fairfield and accidentally kicked his former girlfriend in the head has been held to answer on battery and theft charges. Jeremy O. Nash, 28, left the 7-Eleven on Tabor Avenue toward Pennsylvania Avenue after the fight that followed his Dec. […]

January 28, 2015 | Posted in Crime-courts | Tagged ,

Multiple car accident blocks I-80 in Vacaville

VACAVILLE — A big rig blocked traffic in a collision with a smaller truck on Sunday afternoon on eastbound Interstate 80, blocking four lanes of traffic and continuing a day that saw several serious freeway incidents during the morning hours. Earlier it was reported that the big rig jackknifed, but according to Sgt. Brian Sprang of […]

December 22, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

Candle memorial provides outlet for those who grieve

VACAVILLE — One by one, the candles were lit, and a name announced. The procession of mourners moved forward, each taking a candle. Across the world for one hour the candles would burn in a wave of candlelight from time zone to time zone. The Compassionate Friends Support group conducted the 18th Annual Worldwide Candle Lighting on Sunday for […]

December 15, 2014 | Posted in Vacaville | Tagged ,

Fairfield police officer hurt in crash, hospitalized

FAIRFIELD — A Fairfield police officer was extricated from her patrol car Monday and transported to a local hospital with injuries that police said were not life-threatening in what police are calling a solo accident on eastbound Air Base Parkway just before the North Texas Street off ramp.

The crash occurred at about 4 p.m.

Sisters Tyisha Morgan and Lashanique Gallon, who live in the area, were driving on Alaska Avenue as it parallels Air Base Parkway when the crash …

Fairfield police officer involved in crash

FAIRFIELD — A Fairfield police officer was involved in a traffic accident about 4 p.m. Monday on eastbound Air Base Parkway just before the North Texas Street off ramp. After working for more than an hour to extricate the officer from her patrol car, she was transported to a local hospital. Police declined to name the […]

November 11, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield

Entertainment Calendar Nov. 7, 2014

ART EXHIBITS Arts Benicia: “Unbreakable,” through Nov. 16, open noon to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday during exhibitions, 991 Taylor St., Suite 114, Benicia. Free. 747-0130, www.artsbenicia.org. Benicia Plein Air Gallery: Catherine Fasciato is November’s featured artist; open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, 307 First St., Benicia. 495-2940, www.beniciapleinair.com. Coal Shed Open Studios: 11 […]

November 07, 2014 | Posted in Entertainment calendar | Tagged ,

Car drives off Fairfield I-80 ramp

FAIRFIELD — A woman went to NorthBay Medical Center with complaints of pain late Thursday after driving off the Manuel Campos Parkway offramp from westbound Interstate 80 into a ditch. A report of a vehicle driving off the road in this area came to emergency officials at 10:32 p.m. The reporting party also said that […]

October 04, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield | Tagged ,

3 die in I-680 crash; 2 from Vacaville

FAIRFIELD — Two Vacaville residents and a Bay Point man were killed Tuesday in a solo-vehicle crash at the Lake Herman Road off-ramp on northbound Interstate 680 in Benicia that occurred after their vehicle was involved in a minor accident with another vehicle, according to the California Highway Patrol. It was initially reported shortly after 3:30 p.m. as a two-car […]

August 27, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

Grocery carts litter Fairfield

It is really disappointing to see various grocery shopping carts littered throughout the housing areas and across from the mall, etc. There are approximately five carts on Holiday Lane (Target, Raley’s, Safeway, etc.) located across from Cycle Gear and Mancini Sleep World. These carts are currently sitting in the road and could cause an accident if […]

August 24, 2014 | Posted in Letters to editor | Tagged ,

Labor of love: Man restores his dad’s beloved car

FAIRFIELD — The 1953 Chrysler New Yorker Deluxe Newport was never far from Randy Kunes’ heart. He grew up in the back seat, earned his driver’s license behind its wheel, and posed by it on high school graduation day, wearing his cap and gown. Kunes purchased the car from his father in 1970. It remained […]

August 09, 2014 | Posted in Features-local | Tagged ,

Lawsuit, after fall on Catholic church steps, fails

FAIRFIELD — The suit filed by a woman who wanted $363,000 after she said a rock on the concrete steps of St. Vincent Ferrer Catholic Church in Vallejo caused her to fall, hit her face on the pavement and knock three teeth out fails to allege facts suggesting defendants can be held liable, a Solano […]

August 06, 2014 | Posted in Crime-courts | Tagged ,

Fairfield’s Lippstreu glad to be back drag racing after long layoff

SONOMA — If you ask any drag racer what’s the worst thing that can happen, you’ll get a few different answers, but most would say the same thing: Not being able to race. That was the case for Fairfield’s Bruce Lippstreu the past year and a half after he suffered a serious injury to his thumb […]

July 27, 2014 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Fairfield, Suisun still weighing crude-by-rail proposal

FAIRFIELD — Fairfield and Suisun City have yet to stake out positions for the proposed Valero Benicia refinery crude-by-rail project. Valero wants to transport crude oil to its Benicia refinery by train. The Roseville-to-Benicia leg along the Union Pacific tracks passes through Fairfield and Suisun City. The draft environmental impact report for the project said the […]

July 16, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

CHP: Unlicensed Fairfield driver hits parked patrol car

FAIRFIELD — Russell Crane, 24, who is accused of accidentally driving a Datsun 280Z into a California Highway Patrol car parked off Highway 70 in Sutter County, has never been issued a driver’s license, the CHP says. Reports of a reckless driver heading southbound at about 4 p.m. Monday on the highway led a CHP […]

May 29, 2014 | Posted in Crime-courts | Tagged ,

Fairfield police log: May 25, 2014

12:43 a.m. — Man down, 700 block of FIFTH STREET 12:27 a.m. — Shots fired, sub-100 block of OTTER COURT 12:33 a.m. — Shots fired, 2000 block of CARDINAL WAY 1:21 a.m. — Shots fired, 1000 block of MEADOWLARK DRIVE 1:42 a.m. — Shooting into a dwelling, 2100 block of CONDOR WAY 2:22 a.m. — […]

May 28, 2014 | Posted in Police reports | Tagged ,

Med-free quest: Those with chronic pain want to live without medication

FAIRFIELD — Michael McBride’s came in 2000, the result of a car accident. Linda Banks fell at work in 1992, making her way into the group of the estimated 100 million Americans who live with chronic pain. McBride is a fellow member. Their lives have dramatically changed as a result of living with chronic pain. […]

May 18, 2014 | Posted in Features-local | Tagged ,

Meet the Candidate: 4th District Board of Supervisors: John Vasquez

VACAVILLE — Four people are competing to serve a redrawn 4th District that still includes much of Vacaville, but now also Dixon. Whoever is elected will help guide county government at a time when the budget is recovering from the Great Recession. Agricultural interests also loom large in the 4th District, with major crops ranging from […]

May 18, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

Fishing event lures children to Fairfield pond

FAIRFIELD — Earth Day once again informed and entertained Saturday at the Fairfield Civic Center Pond with hundreds of people coming to enjoy the event. The highlight of the day was the Kids’ Fishing Derby put on by volunteers who are dedicated to enriching the lives of children who are disadvantaged or disabled. The Kids […]

April 27, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

Man to stand trial in rural Vacaville killing

FAIRFIELD — A Vacaville man was ordered Thursday to stand trial on a murder charge for the July 9, 2013, execution-style shooting death of a Suisun City man at a rural home in the hills north of Vacaville. The suspect, 27-year-old Sergio Perez, spent much of his probable cause hearing crying and sobbing. His mother and […]

April 18, 2014 | Posted in Crime-courts | Tagged ,

Kaiser area head Villalobos to leave for SoCal

VACAVILLE — Max Villalobos, who served for more than three years as the Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano area manager and senior vice president, is moving to another job with the company in the San Diego area. Villalobos guided Kaiser Permanente’s efforts to establish a trauma center at its Vacaville hospital. The hospital in November 2013 became […]

April 17, 2014 | Posted in Solano County | Tagged ,

Police ID woman found in Fairfield canal

FAIRFIELD — Fairfield police announced late Friday afternoon that a woman found dead early Thursday in the Putah South Canal has been identified as a 41-year-old Fairfield resident. Police said she was identified with assistance from the Solano County Fingerprint Analysis Unit, according a press release from the Police Department. Her name was withheld pending family notification. […]

April 12, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield | Tagged ,

Fairfield tells volunteers, thank you

FAIRFIELD — They help the Police, Fire and Community Resources departments, the Sister City Program and at Rockville Hills Park. “Thank you very much for all that you do to make this the kind of community that attracts people from all over the world,” Fairfield Mayor Harry Price said at luncheon Wednesday at the Fairfield […]

April 10, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield | Tagged

Watch out for grandson scam

This letter is an alert to grandmothers. There is a scam operating in this area. A young man will call saying he is your oldest grandson, saying his voice is different because he is wearing a neck brace. He states he had an auto accident that morning; a car pulled in front of him, he […]

April 18, 2014 | Posted in Letters to editor | Tagged ,

City eyes video surveillance on Fairfield buses

FAIRFIELD — A $16,557 state grant could improve video surveillance on Fairfield and Suisun Transit System buses – about half of which are now fitted with reliable video systems, a report to the Fairfield City Council says. Installation of additional systems on the city buses and at the Fairfield Transportation Center would significantly enhance safety […]

March 28, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield | Tagged ,

Integrity Auto puts cars back together

FAIRFIELD — Oscar Moreno dreamed of opening his own auto collision repair shop. His cousin Fidel Zavalza had plenty of experience doing just that. “We joined forces,” Moreno said. The result is Integrity Auto Collision Center. The two-year-old business in December 2013 was honored by the Solano County business community with a Spirit of Solano […]

March 16, 2014 | Posted in Local Business | Tagged ,

Crash involves car, motorcycle

FAIRFIELD — An injury accident involving a motorcycle and white Ford Escape closed southbound Pennsylvania Avenue at Utah Street for more than 30 minutes Monday. The motorcycle and Ford collided, Fairfield police officer Kathryn McCormick said. She didn’t know what caused the collision. The two drivers went to a local hospital with injuries that were […]

March 12, 2014 | Posted in Fairfield | Tagged ,

Fairfield police log: March 2, 2014

12:05 a.m. — Reckless driving, sub-100 block of eastbound INTERSTATE 80 1:24 a.m. — Occupied suspicious vehicle, 6000 Block of BROADWAY STREET 1:30 a.m. — Suspicious person, 6800 block of CROWLEY LANE 3:11 a.m. — Fight with a weapon, 2000 block of CLAY BANK ROAD 3:19 a.m. — Suspicious person, 1000 block of BECK AVENUE […]

March 05, 2014 | Posted in Police reports
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Fairfield library combines chocolate, trivia at event for teens

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Singles of Solano announce Valentine’s Day dance

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Travis firefighters schedule fundraisers

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Grace Episcopal announces Ash Wednesday services

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Fairfield police log: Feb. 3, 2016

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‘For Colored Girls . . .’ explores human condition

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Youth musicians, singers stars of annual symphony show

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Singer-Songwriters competition set to start

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Red Carpet Gala returns March 5

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‘In Love’ theme of Lucky Penny’s 10-minute plays

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Benicia Ballet continues silver anniversary celebration

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Weather for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

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US / World »

Christie: Rubio as out of place in New Hampshire on abortion

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Obama comparisons trail young senators seeking GOP nod

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Trump campaign shows a different side after Iowa loss

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AP FACT CHECK: Dems in New Hampshire

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Chicago cameraman covering Super Bowl 50 robbed at gunpoint

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Teen gang members charged in Los Angeles park killings

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Covered California adds 425,000 under Obama health law

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General says troop cuts constrain Afghan training mission

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

Officials warned of water, Legionnaires’ link

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Latin America scrambles to squash Zika-spreading mosquito

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US struggling to build anti-Islamic State strategy in Libya

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Airline CEO: Explosive residue found in Somalia incident

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No one submits verified claim for $63 million lotto jackpot

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Official: Massive LA-area gas leak could be capped in a week

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First research links California quakes to oil operations

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Community Calendar: Feb. 5, 2016

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Today in History : Feb. 5

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Grace Episcopal announces Ash Wednesday services

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My mother-in-law thinks I’m jealous of my husband’s ex

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Horoscope: Feb. 5

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Church notes: Feb. 6, 2016

By Susan Hiland

Today in History: Feb. 4

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Horoscope: Feb. 4

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After 25 years of marriage, my wife suddenly hates me

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Horoscope: Feb. 3

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Today in History : Feb. 3

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Today in History: Feb. 2

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Entertainment »

TVGrid

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Week in preview: Feb. 5-11, 2016

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Four-legged fur balls take to the field in Kitten Bowl III

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Review: ‘Pride & Prejudice & Zombies’ is a silly muddle

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Entertainment Calendar: Feb. 5, 2016

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Sports »

College notebook: Minner-coached OLLU ranked No. 1 in NAIA poll

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Donskoi, Thornton score in 2nd to lead Sharks over Blues 3-1

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‘Keep pounding’ has become a way of life for Panthers

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Obama salutes NBA champs at White House

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Broncos take a chance, and it pays off with Kubiak

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Belgium remains 1st FIFA rankings; US stays in 32nd

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Colorado school district bans students from wearing No. 18

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Injured Tony Stewart to miss start of final NASCAR season

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Ape at Utah zoo predicts Panthers to win Super Bowl

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Fowler, Lowry, Matsuyama share Phoenix Open lead at 65

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Jack Riley, US hockey coach at 1960 Olympics, dies at 95

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Prep boys basketball: Vikings avenge earlier loss to Jaguars

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JC baseball: SCC loses big to San Mateo

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Recruiting continues, several top 2017 QBs already committed

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Curry to defend 3-point title, big men in Skills Challenge

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From Riggins to Allen to Elway, the best Super Bowl runs

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Denver (NC) is backing Panthers, not Broncos in Super Bowl

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Goodell to require teams to interview women for exec jobs

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Texas Western celebrating historic title 50 years later

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Making sure Facebook works at the Super Bowl

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Some of NFL’s biggest stars never played in Super Bowl

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CBS aims to strike balance with added Super Bowl cameras

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Denver’s Marshall and Trevathan bounce back from injuries

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Cam, Kuechly aside, Panthers loaded with veterans

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Broncos’ Smith preparing to play Super Bowl with heavy heart

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Union: Raiders, Jaguars far under spending minimum

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Skiing: Snow report for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

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This date in sports history for Feb. 5

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Sports on TV/Local sports for Friday, Feb. 5, 2016

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Raymond Vernell Wright

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Anna McLaughlin

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Terry Sterling

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