Solano County Newswire (Page 8)

Solano County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Solano County, CA. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 37,657 in Solano County, CA

  1. Robert "Bob" HoldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Daily Republic

    ... to Lorraine Evangeline Hagen-Holden and Robert Kenneth Holden. They preceded him in death. Bob was a longtime Solano County resident and was an integral part of opening the Fairfield Anheuser Busch Brewery now known as "Budweiser" where he later ...

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  2. Genealogy society plans family photo book sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Daily Republic

    The Solano County Genealogical Society's meeting in September will be all about making a photo book to learn how to create what are called photo books for genealogy. Joanne Sweeney will lead the session The session is scheduled to start at 11 a.m. Sept.

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  3. Solano jurist to receive award from state Judicial CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Daily Republic

    ... to the administration of justice, according to a press release about Power's selection for the award. Power, Solano County's senior judge, in recent years has played a leading role in facilitating council oversight and management of the largest ...

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  4. Wragg Fire Flare-Up: 150 Acres On Tuesday AfternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Patch.com

    ... Sacramento a @NWSSacramento on Twitter The flare-up this afternoon of the Wragg Fire in Wildhorse Canyon in Solano County has reached 150 acres and an evacuation center has been established in Vacaville, Cal Fire officials said. The fire intensity ...

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  5. Mistrial In Penalty Phase Of Fairfield Man Convicted In Cop KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Patch.com

    A Solano County Superior Court judge this morning declared a mistrial in the penalty phase of Henry Albert Smith Jr.'s trial for killing Vallejo police Officer Jim Capoot in 2011. Smith, 41, of Fairfield, was convicted of all charges and special circumstances Friday.

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  6. Northern California wildfire jumps line, forces evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... for the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. The flare-up in the rugged, steep terrain of Solano County quickly consumed 150 acres. The fire has charred more than 10 square miles and firefighters had it mostly contained, despite ...

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  7. Wragg fire flare-up scorches 30 acresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | SFBay

    There has been a flare-up of the Wragg Fire in Solano County that has promoted new mandatory evacuations and road closures Tuesday afternoon, a Cal Fire spokeswoman said. About 30 acres on the east side of the fire near Vacaville re-ignited around 1:30 p.m., Cal Fire spokeswoman Suzie Blankenship said.

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  8. Napa: Flare-up of Wragg Fire grows to 150 acres in Solano CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Inside Bay Area

    The flare-up Tuesday afternoon of the Wragg Fire in Wildhorse Canyon in Solano County has reached 150 acres and an evacuation center has been established in Vacaville, Cal Fire officials said. The fire intensity increased around 1:15 p.m. on the south side of the fire, but the blaze is still within the secondary containment lines, according to Cal Fire.

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  9. Judge declares mistrial in penalty phase of Smith murder trialRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Daily Republic

    A Solano County judge declared a mistrial Tuesday in the penalty phase of a death penalty trial for the man convicted Friday of killing a Vallejo police officer nearly four years ago. Superior Court Judge Peter B. Foor dismissed a juror who has a scheduling conflict.

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  10. Paul Ligda: Sister Cities matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    I was distressed to read of criticism by United Democrats of Southern Solano County of the city for paying a portion of the expenses Mayor Davis and Vallejo City Councilmember Verder-Aliga will incur representing Vallejo in two of Sister City trips later this year. I know the view is widespread that these trips serve no value - I disagree.

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  11. So-called parolee center graduates second a oeclassaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Solano County's new approach to criminals and crime produces its second graduating class on Wednesday, as the Probation Department's Center for Positive Change hosts a summer completion ceremony. The 4 p.m. event, open to the public at Vallejo's Solano Community College campus, 545 Columbus Parkway, honors 41 high-risk offenders who successfully completed the CPC program.

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  12. Wragg Fire near Lake Berryessa flares up, forces more evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | San Francisco Chronicle

    The Wragg Fire, a 6,500-acre blaze burning near Lake Berryessa in Solano and Napa counties for nearly a week, was thought to be mostly under control. But it flared up Tuesday, forcing more evacuations.

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  13. Wragg Fire (Lake Berryessa) makes comeback, forces evacuations againRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Reporter

    As of 2:45 p.m. mandatory evacuations are in place for SkyRanch, Mix Canyon, Gates Canyon and Pleasants Valley. According to the Solano County Sheriff's Office an evacuation center has been established at the Ulatis Community Center, 1000 Ulatis Drive, Vacaville.

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  14. Wragg Fire Reignites, Prompts New Mandatory Evacuations & Road ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    ... 500 firefighters are fighting the blaze that is 15 percent contained. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) SOLANO COUNTY (CBS SF) - There has been a flare-up of the Wragg Fire in Solano County that has prompted new mandatory evacuations and road ...

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  15. Mistrial in penalty phase for Vallejo cop killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | SFGate

    Henry Albert Smith the alleged killer of Vallejo Police Officer James Capoot appeared in Solano County Superior Court in Judge Peter Foor courtroom Tuesday November 29 2011 in Fairfield California. In this undated photo provided by the Vallejo Police Department, officer James L. Capoot who was was killed while pursuing a a bank robbery suspect on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011.

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  16. New mandatory evacuations, road closures as fire near Lake Berryessa flares upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KRON 4

    Cal Fire officials have called for evacuations as the 6,900-acre wildfire in Lake Berryessa has flared up and jumped a primary containment area on Tuesday afternoon. Residents in the Mix Canyon, Sky Ranch, Gates Canyon area are being ordered to evacuate as crews work to contain the blaze.

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  17. Wragg Fire Flares Up, Evacuations OrderedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    The flare-up was said to be burning 30 acres of brush at the bottom of a canyon, and terrain is difficult for firefighters. Since starting almost a week ago, the Wragg Fire has burned more than 6,500 acres in Napa and Solano counties, and was said to be 80 percent contained Tuesday morning.

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  18. Editorial: Just in time, the Solano County Fair returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    It's July, and - for the 66th year and counting - here comes the Solano County Fair. The summer bash, running today through Sunday at the fairgrounds, returns to us each year, just like clockwork.

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  19. #WraggFire: 80% Contained As Of Tuesday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Patch.com

    ... utbuildings were destroyed and four outbuildings and a residence were damaged, according to Cal Fire. The Lake Solano County Park campground remains closed for fire equipment access but all roads in the area are open.

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  20. 66th annual Solano County Fair arrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a firm believer in the domino theory. And it has nothing to do with ordering two pizzas for $5.99. The rookie Solano County Fair general manager believes if one patron enjoys the 66th annual fair -- set to open Wednesday -- a positive word-of-mouth ...

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