3 hrs ago
Vallejo's Loma Vista farm raises funds, makes friends
Erica Zetina, 6, of Vallejo, remains very still while Daniel Liu, left, and Jacob Hinkle of Solano County's 4-H Science, Engineering and Technology program pull a bubble hoop over her head, encasing her in a large soap bubble at Loma Vista Farm's Spring Festival on Saturday.
3 hrs ago
Vallejo celebrates new Filipino Community Center opening
Father Jess Soriano, pastor of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Vallejo, passes through and blesses the sanctuary, currently being used by Calvary Chapel Vallejo, in the newly dedicated Filipino Community Center during grand opening ceremonies on Saturday, May 18, 2013.
3 hrs ago
Vallejo business community can't wait for Admirals to start
Not exactly tickled that he didn't get the call on the bat phone -- as in baseball bat -- Mayor Osby Davis is still excited about the prospects of a professional minor league baseball team calling Vallejo home.
Fri May 17, 2013
Lake County Record-Bee
Theme parks: Roller-coaster mania in California
Roller coaster enthusiasts ride upside-down on the Riddler's Revenge roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain in Santa Clarita, Calif., in this April 1, 1998, file photo.
Editorial: Too much fluctuation in hospital costs
It's been general knowledge for years that, among Solano County hospitals, NorthBay is the most expensive and Kaiser Permanente, the least.
Jury weighs Vallejo man's fate in murder case
A Solano County Superior Court jury on Thursday began deliberating the case of a Vallejo man accused of killing an innocent bystander in 2007 in what authorities believe was a gang-related shooting.
Solano County community spirit extolled in Living Legacy ceremony
Standing before a room filled with nearly 150 people, Rochelle Sherlock asked an attentive audience Wednesday to imagine a world without the type of older adults being honored that afternoon.
Thu May 16, 2013
LMI, Jerico sign new lease for Mare Island waterfront's Dry Dock 4
After about eight years of hibernation, Mare Island's Dry Dock 4 is poised to buzz again with activity, officials of the island's developer and a barge cleaning and repair company announced Wednesday.
San Jose police search for hotel slaying suspect
Investigators were searching Thursday for a 43-year-old San Jose man in connection with the slaying of a woman at a Holiday Inn Express, authorities said.
Vallejo's Sutter, Kaiser hospitals earn As in patient safety study
Sutter Solano Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center earned "As" in safety in The Leapfrog Group's latest report, according to Leapfrog's website.
Vallejo seniors rally to save education programs
For about an hour and a half, more than a dozen older speakers pleaded with the Vallejo Unified School District governing board and Superintendent Ramona Bishop to save senior programs at the Vallejo Adult School.
Vallejo leaders endorse plan to overhaul county fairgrounds
A partnership to redevelop the Solano County Fairgrounds was forged Tuesday night with the Vallejo City Council's unanimous approval of the far-reaching plan.
Wed May 15, 2013
Patient threatens nurse at Kaiser Permanente
Police assisted Kaiser Permanente Vallejo Medical Center staff this morning after a patient threatened a nurse, a hospital spokeswoman said.
Vallejo and AmCan among few to test financial training best practices
Agencies in Vallejo and American Canyon are among five Bay Area locations to benefit from a $450,000 Wells Fargo grant to the United Way of the Bay Area.
Tue May 14, 2013
First Banks sells California subsidiary
Union Bank of San Francisco has agreed to acquire First Banks Inc.'s First Bank Association Bank Services in Vallejo, Calif., the companies announced Tuesday.
Vallejo community meeting to introduce new foreclosed property registry
Now, as the registry is on the brink of launching for community-wide enforcement, the city's Code Enforcement Division has set a public meeting on the issue -- for mortgage holders, banks and concerned residents alike.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial Notebook: In Vallejo, residents get say on spending
In recent years, Vallejo has been known mostly and sadly for the fact that it went bankrupt in 2008.
Mon May 13, 2013
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
California Couple Turns Junk Into Art
A husband and his wife from Vallejo, California are crafting fantasy-inspired art pieces made from recycled items.
Vallejo neighbors work together to catch burglary suspect
Members of a North Vallejo neighborhood watch group worked together to catch a burglary suspect who had been targeting their properties.
Sun May 12, 2013
Solano County leaders to discuss 5-year plan
Construction and renovation plans for Solano County facilities in the next five years will be the topic of discussion Tuesday as the Solano County Board of Supervisors reviews and considers approval of an updated 5-year Capital Facilities Improvement Plan.