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One injured in crash at Nut Tree site
Traffic was slowed and a local woman hospitalized with complaints of pain Thursday afternoon, following a two-vehicle crash outside a store in the new Nut Tree shopping center, officials said.
4 hrs ago
Former Dixon teacher pleas
A former Dixon independent music instructor accused of committing lewd acts on children dating back more than a decade entered a plea to the charges in Solano County Superior Court on Thursday.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
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Reservists spread Christmas cheer to kindergartners
After he hands the last Markham Elementary School kindergartner a bag of Christmas toys on Thursday, Chief Master Sgt.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Dixon High Students Challenged to Create PSA Videos on Water Awareness
Dixon students are encouraged to join Solano County High school students to win up to $1,500 in cash by entering the 2014 Water Awareness Video Contest, sponsored by the Solano County Water Agency and local water utilities .
Sun Dec 15, 2013
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New patrol cars save Rio Vista a chunk of change
It turns out, a pursuit-rated vehicle and fleet of cars to call its own. Plus a few extra bucks in the city's general fund.
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Wreath-laying ceremony honors service members
With blue skies overhead, a morning wreath-laying ceremony paid tribute to the dead service members and spouses represented on the hallowed ground in Dixon.
Sat Dec 14, 2013
Silveyville Tree Farm hosts children with disabilities
Gleeful giggles erupted from the Silveyville Tree Farm in Dixon on Friday, a sure sign that the celebrants had embraced the joy of the 22nd Annual "Happy Holidays Celebration for Children with Disabilities."
Dixon firm's generosity warms family's hearth
When jolly, red-suited Saint Nicholas slides down the Haynes' family chimney flue on Christmas Eve in east Fairfield, he will be, besides a little sooty, warm and cozy.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Round of applause: Locally produced sitcom seeking backers
Described as a cross between "The Office" and "The Dating Game," "Dateless" is a comedy sitcom series about life as a personal matchmaker.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Red Bluff Daily News
Suspect brought infant child along for burglary in Northern Calif.
Authorities say a Northern California burglary suspect apparently couldn't find a baby sitter.
Joe Craven, king of bedpan mandolin
No, the pile of jawbones and cake pans on stage before a Joe Craven concert isn't bound for the Dumpster.
Dixon's own Force of Habit Opens for Rock Icons Great White This Friday
Dixon's kids are making a name for themselves on the local music scene. Recently, they were invited to open for Bret Michaels and Quiet Riot.
Dixon board swear-in tonight
Dixon Unified, like the more than 1,000 school districts statewide are doing in December, will reorganize its governing board when trustees meet tonight in open session in Dixon.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Seeing through the smoke: Vacaville fire crews train with thermal imaging
It didn't take long before the room was filled with choking gray smoke so thick that breathing was impossible and visibility non-existent.
Karen Nolan: Little bit goes a long way
Two weeks before Christmas and my focus is on The Mary Lou Wilson Memorial Giving Tree.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
OP-ED: Dixon Positive Action Committee Addresses Sewer Problems
For more than eight years, a broad-based citizens committee appointed by the Dixon City Council studied the critical issue of how best Dixon could address its wastewater service problem.
Dixon Burglary Suspects Arrested With Infant in Vehicle Monday Evening
Release by Solano County Sheriff's On Monday, 12/09/13, shortly after 5:00 p.m., the Solano County Sheriff's Office dispatch center received a call from a resident of the 8300 block of Pedrick Road in the unincorporated area of Dixon regarding a burglary.
Solano schools dealing with more homeless students
A record 2,200 students attending Solano County public schools were homeless this past year, a nearly 40 percent increase from the previous year and a nearly four-fold increase since 2010-11, the Solano County Office of Education reported.
Lots of Christmas trees around Vacaville
Three lots are open every day with operating hours to suit every schedule. Each offers friendly and knowledgeable operators, an array of gorgeous trees and prices to fit every budget.
Don't Light Tonight affects Vacaville, Dixon or Rio Vista
The Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District has extended its active Don't Light Tonight advisory through today, requesting that residents refrain from burning wood in their fireplaces or woodstoves.