Solano County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Calif. auto coalition taps exec. director, prezRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Tire Business

    ... ident of Side B Corp., which does business as Quality Tune-Up Shops, with locations in North Bay, East Bay and Solano County, Calif.

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  2. Board backs Suisun water rates plan on 8-1 voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... id the board and city staff were "looking out for ratepayers." Jess has covered the criminal justice system in Solano County for several years. He was an embedded reporter in Iraq in 2003. 2 comments

  3. Transition team helps implement Solanoa s smoke-free facilities policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Reporter

    County staff, working as the county's transition team, will update the Solano County Board of Supervisors today regarding implementation of the new policy, transition plan, implementation plan and the budget for implementation. The board will consider approval of an initial allocation of $52,600 for signage, public education and smoking cessation classes for the public from the general fund out of the General Services Department budget of $36,000 and the general expenditures budget of $16,600 for fiscal year 2014-15.

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  4. DUI checkpoint nets 31 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Reporter

    The Solano County AVOID the 10 DUI Task Force conducted the DUI/Drivers License checkpoint from 6 p.m. to midnight on Friday on northbound Allison Drive between Ulatis Drive and Travis Way. 673 vehicles came through the checkpoint and the drivers were screened for signs of impairment, according to Vacaville Police Lt. 6 comments

  5. Defense attorneya s in officer slaying case focus in on Solano County jury poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Reporter

    A Solano County Superior Court judge on Monday declined a request by defense attorneys for a Fairfield man facing the prospect of the death penalty when his trial begins this week to preclude a “death qualified” jury selection process. Defense attorneys for murder defendant Henry Albert Smith Jr., who prosecutors are seeking capital punishment against in connection with the Nov. 17, 2011, gunshot slaying of veteran Vallejo Police Officer Jim Capoot, were back in court where the motion was heard Monday.

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  6. City roads in Solano range from poor to goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Reporter

    ... but we have a long way to go and still have a lot of work to do before this goal can be met.” In Solano County, only the city of Dixon and the unincorporated areas of the county have reached that goal PCI score of 75 or better. However, ...

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  7. Agency announces Bike to School poster contest winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    The Solano Safe Routes to School program has announced the Bike to School Day 2015 Poster Contest first-place winners as Ashley Lamb and Alexia Sheeran. Numerous schoolchildren throughout Solano County got into the spirit to promote National Bike to School Day on May 6 by participating in the contest, according to a Solano Transportation Authority press release.

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  8. Vallejo streets worsening, new study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... That's a trend moving in the wrong direction.” By contrast, the scores in the unincorporated areas of Solano County moved from 71 in 2012, to 75 the following year and to 77 last year - “a trend moving in a positive direction,” ...

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  9. Witness in aborted trial of suspected killer found, arrestedRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Daily Republic

    ... ts to Gilbert about Maynard's refusal to return her cellphone. Jess has covered the criminal justice system in Solano County for several years. He was an embedded reporter in Iraq in 2003.

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  10. Vallejo ambulance company loses a a legendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... not only a decorated military man, he also was awarded with many accolades as a paramedic, including several Solano County EMT of the Year and Paramedic of the Year awards, the Frank Springer Award for lifetime achievement, and a few others. ...

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  11. Solano College trustees look to bring back tennis teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... the college - and help keep the local players local. "Look at the number of kids playing high school tennis in Solano County," he said in a previous interview. "That's a lot of players. A lot of them just stop playing. Others who might go (to Solano ...

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  12. Checkpoint nets 31 in VacavilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    A DUI/driver's license checkpoint resulted in 31 arrests over the weekend in Vacaville, according to a Police Department press release. The Solano County Avoid the 10 DUI Task Force conducted the checkpoint between 6 p.m. and midnight Friday on Allison Drive between Ulatis Drive and Travis Way, police said.

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  13. Expert: Death penalty gets more support from whites than blacks on juriesRead the original story

    Nov 17, 2011 | The Daily Republic

    White jurors are more likely than blacks to favor the death penalty, according to testimony Monday in Solano County Superior Court by a university professor involved with a survey of 496 people in Solano County. Seventy-one percent of whites support capital punishment while 48 percent of blacks do, University of California, Irvine professor Mona Lynch testified.

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  14. Library volunteers fill many rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... of Billy and Louise Yarbrough, whose family foundation has benefitted many nonprofits in the area. The Solano County Library will celebrate more than 900 volunteers that have been "contributing members" of the library in the past year during ...

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  15. Public comment sought on Delta constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will evaluate the California Department of Resources permit application, which is necessary for construction on three temporary salinity barriers in the Sacramento Delta. The proposed barriers would be located in Miner Slough, approximately 5 miles upstream of the Sacramento River in Solano County, Steamboat Slough, a little less than a mile upstream of the confluence with the Sacramento Deep Water channel, and West False River, a little less than a half a mile east of the confluence with the San Joaquin River in Contra Costa County.

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  16. Biz Buzz: Westamerica Bank employee garners top awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... It currently operates branches in 21 counties throughout Northern and Central California, including five in Solano County. The bank has more than $5 billion in assets. Do you have some business news to share? Contact Susan Hiland at [email ...

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  17. Agency schedules next free homeowners energy workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    Homeowners can learn how to give their house a home energy upgrade at a free workshop offered at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Rio Vista Library. It's hosted by the Solano County component of The San Francisco Bay Area Regional Energy Network.

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  18. Biz Buzz: New retail space leased in VallejoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... space to Pace Solano. Fairfield-based Premier Commercial is a commercial real estate firm that specializes in Solano County commercial real estate, a company press release said. Do you have some business news to share? Contact Susan Hiland at [email ...

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  19. Solano Public Health plans next free health fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Daily Republic

    ... and inspections in English and in Spanish from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at 275 Beck Ave., Fairfield. The Solano County Department of Public Health this month is also offering free services to the public, including HIV and hepatitis C rapid testing, ...

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  20. Two Vallejo residents arrested for alleged burglaryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... burglary, valued at more than $950, Snedeker said. Leonard is also on Post Release Community Supervision in Solano County for burglary and possession of stolen property, he added. Rubio was released from jail after posting a $20,000 bail, while ...

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