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The Workshop Serves Po Boys & Beignets with Style

In 2013, a love for NOLA cuisine propelled Danny Glassmaker to start his popular Benicia restaurant. The neighborhood spot offers po boys, beignets & a twist on traditional fare.

Hand Crafted Goods at The Little Art Shop

The Little Art Shop in Benicia provides works by local artists along with fine crafted gifts. The gift and gallery store offers handmade items from fused glass to mixed media and Steampunk to paintings.

Janet Barnes’ Art Reflects Family, Traditions & Community

Milinda Perry Gallery features paintings by Janet Barnes, whose use of bold, bright colors in her depictions of everyday life is influenced by 20th-century artist Jacob Lawrence.

A Gem Of A Gallery In Benicia’s Lower Arsenal Shows Works From Norcal Artists

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in September. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

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.

Chic, Professional Fashion Runway Show With Wine, Food and Flair

Downtown Benicia once again hosts Fashion Runway Weekend where professional models show the latest designs from Project Runway designers.

Benician Handles Sonoma Raceway Public Relations

Benicia Diana Brennan, a VP at the internationally known racetrack, oversees the huge job of communications and marketing.

Sonoma State Partners with Solano Community College

Sonoma State University offers a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Liberal Studies to Solano Community College students at the Vallejo Campus.

Heartwarming Collaboration Helps Two Benicia Nonprofits

Viola Robertson, Executive Director of Benicia Community Action Council will see the agency achieve its dream—through funding from myriad sources—of owning their building with a mortgage burning ceremony.