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Aging in Place for Benicia Senior Citizens

The volunteer-based Carquinez Village is a membership organization aimed at keeping Benicia seniors in their own homes.

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

The California Camp Fire and others encouraged many to add houseplants for indoor air filtration.

Benicia’s Marilyn Bardet Lives Her Passion For Composting

Composting at home doesn’t have to be complicated, and with simple techniques and tools, can turn even the newbie into a pro.

Fall Gardens and Sustainable Landscapes For Spring Harvest

Professional gardeners offer helpful tips for autumn planting and how using sustainable techniques can deliver fall vegetables and spring harvests.

Benicia 70s Dome House is a Piece of Paradise

Laura Eytan is lovingly remodeling and restoring her 1970s Dome House on the Benicia waterfront that used to belong to her mom.

Modular Housing Units Could Help Housing Crisis

Oakland Developer offers a creative solution to the Bay Area housing crisis building prepackaged, modular units shipped to the site to address demand for affordable living.

Take The Fear Out of Home Buying in Nine Easy Steps

Eric Hogland, Broker Assoc. at Estey Real Estate, outlines nine simple steps every buyer should follow when shopping for a new house.

Show Off Your Flower Garden Style with Creative Containers

Benicia gardens come alive in Spring with imaginative containers with colorful floral displays. Get in the game by searching flea markets for creative vessels to repurpose as garden art.

Simplify & De-clutter this Spring with Annie Fix It

Benician Ann Corcoran shares her downsizing skills as she reimagines her life after her husband, Michael Nourot, passed away. With her new business, Annie Fix It, she helps others achieve the fine art of simplifying their lives.

Import Business Takes William Berg All Over The World

Benicia French antiques dealer and co-owner of The Dharma Door travels the world to source leather club chairs, small items and hand made goods from Bangladesh.