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The Sacramento Bee
Friday’s High School Scoreboard for Sept. 23, 201627, Bret Harte 13 Central Catholic-Modesto 45, Weston Ranch 7 Central Valley-
Friday’s High School Scoreboard for Sept. 23, 2016
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
27, Bret Harte 13 Central Catholic-Modesto 45, Weston Ranch 7 Central Valley-Ceres 30, West-Tracy 20 Concord 14, Benicia 12 Delhi 41, Mariposa 19 East Union-Manteca 26, Lathrop 14 Gustine 35, Denair 14 Hercules 48, Mountain House... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officeran interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officer
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
an interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his daily commute from Vallejo, California, to Benicia, California, consisted of hills and city streets. Duncan's luck changed on Sept. 17 when he was spotted by Benicia... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officeran interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officer
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
an interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his daily commute from Vallejo, California, to Benicia, California, consisted of hills and city streets. Duncan's luck changed on Sept. 17 when he was spotted by Benicia... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officeran interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officer
Springfield News-Sun / Posted yesterday
an interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his daily commute from Vallejo, California, to Benicia, California, consisted of hills and city streets. Duncan's luck changed on Sept. 17 when he was spotted by Benicia... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officeran interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officer
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
an interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his daily commute from Vallejo, California, to Benicia, California, consisted of hills and city streets. Duncan's luck changed on Sept. 17 when he was spotted by Benicia... Read more
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ajc.com
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officeran interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his
Teen who walked 2 hours to work given bike by police officer
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
an interview. He wanted to avoid the dangers of walking on the highway, so his daily commute from Vallejo, California, to Benicia, California, consisted of hills and city streets. Duncan's luck changed on Sept. 17 when he was spotted by Benicia... Read more
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The Mercury News
Cops purchase bike for Vallejo teen who walks 2 hours to workThanks to the efforts of Benicia police officers, one young man’s commute to wo
Cops purchase bike for Vallejo teen who walks 2 hours to work
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Thanks to the efforts of Benicia police officers, one young man’s commute to work from Vallejo just got a little easier. In a real-life version of the fable told by parents to their children about “walking for miles to get to school uphill both ways... Read more
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The Mercury News
Benicia council sensibly kills crude by rail, but at what cost?Shortly after moving to Benicia in 2010, David Schulter became aware of certain
Benicia council sensibly kills crude by rail, but at what cost?
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Shortly after moving to Benicia in 2010, David Schulter became aware of certain community dynamics in his new hometown. “It was a company town, and Valero is the major player in that,” said Schulter, a college sociology professor. “And that Valero... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Police officers gift bike to Vallejo teen who walks two hours to work every day(who recently had knee surgery), Duncan has hoofed it from his home in Vallejo
Police officers gift bike to Vallejo teen who walks two hours to work every day
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
(who recently had knee surgery), Duncan has hoofed it from his home in Vallejo all the way to Pro-Form Laboratories in Benicia's industrial park since May. One night, after Duncan finished his shift, he was walking home when Benicia Police... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Teen who walked 2 hours to work surprised by cop who buys him bikeRelated Stories BENICIA, Calif. (KTVU) - A teenager from Vallejo was surprised
Teen who walked 2 hours to work surprised by cop who buys him bike
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
Related Stories BENICIA, Calif. (KTVU) - A teenager from Vallejo was surprised with a bicycle from police officers after they learned he walked about two hours to and from work in Benicia. Jourdan Duncan has been walking to work at Pro-Form... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Coast Guard investigating Northern California oil tanker leaktallied four spills of that size in 2012, three in 2011, and one in both 2010 a
Coast Guard investigating Northern California oil tanker leak
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
tallied four spills of that size in 2012, three in 2011, and one in both 2010 and 2008. On the night of the spill, the Benicia City Council was hearing a proposal by Valero, which has a refinery in the city, to expand its operation by allowing... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Teen who walked 2 miles to work surprised by cop who buys him bikework surprised by cop who buys him bikeA 19-year-old from Vallejo was trying to
Teen who walked 2 miles to work surprised by cop who buys him bike
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 3 days ago
work surprised by cop who buys him bikeA 19-year-old from Vallejo was trying to save money for a car and for college, so he's been walking to his job in Benicia several days a week. But an unexpected act of kindness is making his commute much eas... Read more
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The Mercury News
Valero’s crude-by-rail project turned down in BeniciaBENICIA – It was a victory for environmentalists hoping to defeat Benicia’s cru
Valero’s crude-by-rail project turned down in Benicia
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
BENICIA – It was a victory for environmentalists hoping to defeat Benicia’s crude-by-rail project brought forth by Valero Refining Company. In a unanimous decision from Benicia City Council and Mayor Elizabeth Patterson, Valero’s application for a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refineryCity leaders in Benicia quashed a controversial plan by petroleum giant Valero
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinery
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
City leaders in Benicia quashed a controversial plan by petroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away as Canada and North Dakota to the company’s Bay Area refinery. The City Council’s unanimous vote against the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refineryCity leaders in Benicia quashed a controversial plan by petroleum giant Valero
Benicia rejects plan to bring oil trains to Valero refinery
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
City leaders in Benicia quashed a controversial plan by petroleum giant Valero to bring trains filled with crude oil from as far away as Canada and North Dakota to the company’s Bay Area refinery. The City Council’s unanimous vote against the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Which freeway is Bay Area’s most dangerous?freeway. Q On Saturday night I drove from Fremont to Pacheco and it was smooth
Which freeway is Bay Area’s most dangerous?
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
freeway. Q On Saturday night I drove from Fremont to Pacheco and it was smooth sailing — until a 15-minute wait at the Benicia-Martinez Bridge toll booth at 11:17 p.m.! This is really dangerous. If some truck slams on its brakes and knocks... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Northern California council votes not to allow crude oil trains through cityThe Benicia City Council voted against allowing trains to carry crude oil throu
Northern California council votes not to allow crude oil trains through city
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 4 days ago
The Benicia City Council voted against allowing trains to carry crude oil through the city, thus making it impossible for the trains to travel through Davis, Sacramento and Roseville. The unanimous decision turns down a request by Valero Refining... Read more
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USA Today
San Francisco Bay area gas odor prompts shelter-in-place orderrefineries, including the Chevron Richmond Refinery, Phillips 66 and east of th
San Francisco Bay area gas odor prompts shelter-in-place order
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
refineries, including the Chevron Richmond Refinery, Phillips 66 and east of the bay in the Carquinez Straight, the Valero Benicia Refinery. Police received the first call about the odor around 7:20 p.m. PT from the western side of Mare Island,... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Benicia nixes Valero’s plan to run crude oil trains through Sacramento, Davis and RosevilleThe Benicia City Council on Tuesday unanimously rejected a controversial plan b
Benicia nixes Valero’s plan to run crude oil trains through Sacramento, Davis and Roseville
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
The Benicia City Council on Tuesday unanimously rejected a controversial plan by the Valero Refining Co. to ship crude oil trains through Sacramento and other Northern California cities to its bayside refinery. The 5-0 vote, taken after four years... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Northwestern receiver Austin Carr is a beast in more ways than oneof the quote, Carr said he was flattered and joked: "I'm a normal guy. I'm behi
Northwestern receiver Austin Carr is a beast in more ways than one
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of the quote, Carr said he was flattered and joked: "I'm a normal guy. I'm behind on my laundry." Carr is from Benicia, Calif., a town of less than 30,000 in the Bay Area. He considered going to an Ivy League school or walking on at San... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bay Area whale, wildlife sightings hit a peakvictims were not wearing a life jacket. Glen Cove eagle: The hope is that the
Bay Area whale, wildlife sightings hit a peak
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
victims were not wearing a life jacket. Glen Cove eagle: The hope is that the bald eagle seen last week at Glen Cove near Benicia State Recreation Area, photographed by Adrian Johnson, will be a permanent resident, not a temporary summer m... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Salmon fishing improving in Sacramento RiverPro Tackle. Flows over the weekend remains around 1,800 cfs. DELTA REGION: Sac
Salmon fishing improving in Sacramento River
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
Pro Tackle. Flows over the weekend remains around 1,800 cfs. DELTA REGION: Sacramento River The salmon bite off of the Benicia shoreline has improved greatly with up to 30-plus fish landed from the Dillon Point State Park on a daily basis.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Oktoberfest 2016: Your Bay Area guide to beer, brats and oompah musicbuys a stein and four beers. www.oaktoberfest.org. Mountain View Oktoberfest:
Oktoberfest 2016: Your Bay Area guide to beer, brats and oompah music
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
buys a stein and four beers. www.oaktoberfest.org. Mountain View Oktoberfest: Dates, details have not been announced yet. Benicia Oktoberfest: Saturday, Oct. 1. A nighttime charity event with German food, beer and wine, dancing to live music by... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Traffic stop prompts Solano County bomb scareand homemade explosive devices,” Jacobsen said in a statement. Both men in the
Traffic stop prompts Solano County bomb scare
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
and homemade explosive devices,” Jacobsen said in a statement. Both men in the car were arrested. Eric Warren, 37, of Benicia, was taken into custody on suspicion of violating parole and possessing burglary tools and illegal explosive devices.... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bay Area man talks about surviving sinking of USS Indianapolis during WWIIRelated Stories BENICIA, Calif. (KTVU) - KTVU spoke with a Bay Area man who li
Bay Area man talks about surviving sinking of USS Indianapolis during WWII
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 19 days ago
Related Stories BENICIA, Calif. (KTVU) - KTVU spoke with a Bay Area man who lived through the worst maritime disaster in US Navy history. He survived not only the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II, but also what is considered the... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
long homicide investigation leads to arrest, ID of 2nd suspectin connection to the shooting. On Aug. 3, 2015, Westbrook was shot and killed
long homicide investigation leads to arrest, ID of 2nd suspect
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 19 days ago
in connection to the shooting. On Aug. 3, 2015, Westbrook was shot and killed as she left her home in the 300 block of Benicia Road for work. Detectives believe McClain pulled the trigger and Hill was the getaway driver. Westbrook was the... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Arrest Made in Year-Old Shooting Death of Vallejo Woman; Detectives Still Searching for Second SuspectWestbrook. A’Tierra Westbrook (Courtesy: Solano County Sheriff’s Office) She
Arrest Made in Year-Old Shooting Death of Vallejo Woman; Detectives Still Searching for Second Suspect
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 19 days ago
Westbrook. A’Tierra Westbrook (Courtesy: Solano County Sheriff’s Office) She was shot and killed as she left her home on Benicia Road in Vallejo the morning of Aug. 3, 2015. Isaiah Demetius McClain, 26, of Richmond, was arrested Monday during a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Deputies arrest suspected shooter in 2015 Vallejo homicideWestbrook was allegedly gunned down by Demetrius McClain, 26, while she leaving
Deputies arrest suspected shooter in 2015 Vallejo homicide
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Westbrook was allegedly gunned down by Demetrius McClain, 26, while she leaving her home in the 300 block of Benicia Road Aug. 3, 2015. McClain, a Richmond resident, was arrested by deputies today during a traffic stop in Vacaville... Read more
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The Mercury News
Weekend scoreboardAcalanes 33, Skyline 0 Benicia 14, Pinole Valley 0 Berkeley 36, Dougherty Val
Weekend scoreboard
The Mercury News / Posted 21 days ago
Acalanes 33, Skyline 0 Benicia 14, Pinole Valley 0 Berkeley 36, Dougherty Valley 12 Bishop O'Dowd 58, Tamalpais 7 Bradshaw Christian 34, De Anza 31 California 28, Foothill 15 Concord 44, Mt. Diablo 0 College Park 27, Tennyson 6 Deer Valley... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Menlo College inks seven newcomers to baseball programand transfers Justin Bruce, Kevin George, Jordan Getzelman and Joe Gillette. C
Menlo College inks seven newcomers to baseball program
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
and transfers Justin Bruce, Kevin George, Jordan Getzelman and Joe Gillette. Covington-Hunt, a first baseman, helped Benicia High win a section championship, Hook played varsity for Folsom High all four years a a pitcher and shortstop and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Traffic stop prompts Solano County bomb scareand homemade explosive devices,” Jacobsen said in a statement. Both men in the
Traffic stop prompts Solano County bomb scare
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
and homemade explosive devices,” Jacobsen said in a statement. Both men in the car were arrested. Eric Warren, 37, of Benicia, was taken into custody on suspicion of violating parole and possessing burglary tools and illegal explosive devices.... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Dominican soccer: Men’s and women’s rosters and schedulesTassano GK So. Tracy 1 Sylvanna Islas GK Jr. Tucson, Ariz. 2 Yvette Lozano M
Dominican soccer: Men’s and women’s rosters and schedules
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Tassano GK So. Tracy 1 Sylvanna Islas GK Jr. Tucson, Ariz. 2 Yvette Lozano M Jr. San Marcos 3 Michelle Li M Fr.-R Benicia 4 Hallie Balch M/F Fr.-R Lancaster 5 Sami Clausen D Jr. Cave Creek, Ariz. 6 Katrina Cline M Jr. Santa Rosa 7... Read more

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