Solano County Newswire (Page 5)

Solano County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Solano County, CA. (Page 5)

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  1. Solano representatives praise governor's proposed state budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Daily Republic

    Three members of Solano County's delegation in the state Legislature issued optimistic responses Wednesday to the governor's state budget plan. State Assemblyman Jim Frazier said he's proud to see the level of transportation spending in Gov. Jerry Brown's proposed 2018-19 budget.

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  2. Vacaville-area clubs to host Solano County 4-H skills day, chili cook-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Daily Republic

    Solano County 4-H members will take part in their annual 4-H Project Skills Day and chili cook-off Jan. 20 at Vaca Pena Middle School at 200 Keith Way. The event starts at 10:30 a.m. and runs through 1:30 p.m., when awards are presented.

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  3. Former dean contends Solano College discriminates against older female employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Daily Republic

    The former dean of counseling at Solano Community College contends she was demoted because administrators discriminate against older female employees. Jocelyn Mouton, 60, in a Monday filing in Solano County Superior Court, also said the college district employs very few African-Americans in administration.

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  4. Fairfield woman charged with stabbing sister to death appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | The Daily Republic

    ... hospital for treatment. Wednesday's hearing was intended to make sure Clay had been transferred from the Solano County jail to a state hospital for treatment. She is still in jail. Clay has pleaded not guilty to murder and attempted murder charges. ...

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  5. A settler forgot where he buried $100,000 in gold around the BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | SFGate

    ... the house and it's speculated some of his gold was buried on the property. The Green Valley Country Club in Solano County, former home of Granville P. Swift, Bear Flag Revolt participant and early Sonoma County settler. The Green Valley Country Club ...

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  6. SCOE trustees deny ELITE charter school petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Reporter

    It was a full house Wednesday at the Solano County Office of Education board meeting as those in attendance waited for the vote on the proposed ELITE Public Schools Countywide Charter School. The room was evacuated by a fire marshal when 300 people tried to cram into the boardroom.

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  7. Benicia High wrestling makes quick work of American Canyon with nine pins in league winRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... overall.” The Panthers, now 2-0 in league, are now in the drivers' seat to win their sixth straight Solano County Athletic Conference title. However, Benicia is hoping for bigger things down the road than a league title. “We're ...

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  8. Trial begins for homeless man accused of burglarizing Fairfield preschool, dental officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Reporter

    A jury trial for a transient man accused of burglarizing a Fairfield preschool and dental office two years ago started Wednesday in Solano County Superior Court. Aviles is accused of breaking into and stealing from the Community United Methodist Church's now-defunct preschool the night of Feb. 12, 2015.

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  9. Help needed in identifying Vallejo shooting suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Reporter

    The Solano County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying those involved in a shooting in rural Vallejo. Around 2:12 p.m. Tuesday, deputies responded to a report of a shooting into a dwelling in the 1800 block of Magazine Street.

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  10. Controversy expected with Bay Area toll hike planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... is not an easy decision for this commission,” said North Bay representative James Spering of Solano County. “It's going to be a campaign that is going to have a lot of controversy. But we need to look forward. This is the body that has ...

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  11. Jon Riley: Deny this charter applicationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    On Wednesday, Jan. 10, the Solano County Board of Education will be voting on whether to allow a Countywide Charter application from the Elite Charter School. As the Executive Director of the Napa Solano Central Labor Council, I have been struggling with the issue of charter schools, both personally and professionally for years.

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  12. Solano County freeway lane closures on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Depending on the weather, mandatory bridge inspections will be performed on Interstate-80 in Fairfield on Thursday, the California Department of Transportation, officials announced. The inspection of multiple overcrossings above I-80 are part of Caltrans' regular preventive maintenance schedule.

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  13. Toll hikes plan for Bay Area bridges gets a big boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | SFGate

    ... 24. "This is not an easy decision of this commission," said James Spering, a committee member representing Solano County. "I think everybody knows that. It's going to be a campaign that has a lot of controversy. ... We have a responsibility to look ...

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  14. Two more flu deaths reported in Greater Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... tally to 29. Santa Clara County public health officials added a fifth victim to their list on Wednesday, while Solano County has just reported its first flu fatality. Monterey County reported one death at the end of December. Since the state only ...

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  15. Solano County announces 1st under-65 flu-related death of seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Daily Republic

    The first Solano County person younger than 65 to die from a flu-related illness during the 2017-18 flu season was confirmed Tuesday by the Solano County Health and Social Services Department. "The individual had a medical condition that put them at risk for severe illness," said Dr. Bela Matyas, Solano County Health Officer and Health and Social Services Deputy Director, in a prepared release.

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  16. Events celebrate continued Solano library funding from Measure LRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Daily Republic

    Solano County Library this month will mark the passage of Measure L, the one-eighth of a cent sales tax that comprises almost a quarter of the library system's funding. The county library system operates libraries in Fairfield, Suisun City, Vacaville, Vallejo and Rio Vista.

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  17. Breed, Kim in race for SF mayor for sure - Herrera outRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | SFGate

    ... to get half off on their tolls, and drivers whose commute takes them across two bridges a day - say, from Solano County to San Francisco - would get a 50-cent discount on their return trip home. Some members of the Bay Area Toll Authority, which ...

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  18. Cars approach the Bay Bridge toll plaza on Thursday, June 8, 2017, in Oakland, Calif.Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 10 | SFGate

    ... to get half off on their tolls, and drivers whose commute takes them across two bridges a day - say, from Solano County to San Francisco - would get a 50-cent discount on their return trip home. Some members of the Bay Area Toll Authority, which ...

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  19. Central Labor Council opposes Elite Charter School petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 10 | The Daily Republic

    The Napa-Solano Central Labor Council opposes the Elite Charter School petition that Solano County Board of Education members take up Wednesday. Executive Director Jon Riley said Monday that the labor council voted unanimously to oppose this "privately run regulated charter for many reasons" - including laws that do not ensure adequate transparency and financial oversight of tax-funded charter schools in California.

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  20. Vallejo High boys basketball defeats Napa thanks to stellar defense lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 9 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... fifth straight at Bottari this season as they improved to 10-6 overall on the season in their last game before Solano County Athletic Conference play begins on Friday. Vallejo head coach Duke Brown was impressed with how his team adjusted on defense ...

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