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Benicia Police Department Works with Community

While Benicia is a safe city, Police Chief Erik Upson will present a report on trends and crime data to the Benicia City Council March 5.

Benicia City Council Is Committed To Work Together For The Community

Benicia’s City Council welcomes one new and one returning member as it faces the challenges for the New Year. All Council members look forward to working together in their shared goal of doing what is best for the city and it’s citizens.

Tenure finale for Artistic Director Andrew Brown

Vallejo Choral Society’s Andrew Brown takes a final bow after conducting Handel’s Messiah in December, handing the baton to incoming Artistic Director Derek Tam.

Retired Hasbro Executive Promotes Public Art In Benicia

Terry Scott’s love of public art is noteworthy in his role as Benicia Arts and Culture Commission, as he works to ensure that Benicia public art flourishes and becomes more visible.

Q and A with Benicia’s Jack Bethards, Custom Pipe Organ Builder

Jack Bethards, owner of Shoenstien & Co., shares his expertise building extraordinary, meticulously crafted pipe organs—a childhood dream come true.

Benician Handles Sonoma Raceway Public Relations

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

Library administrator and Community Volunteer Helaine Bowles

Helaine Bowles has used her love of reading to move through difficult times as well as direct her passion for community involvement.

Fairfax, CA is a Gem of a Town

Not far from Benicia is the delightful town of Fairfax, a fun day excursion that will give you ample opportunity to enjoy bike riding, good food and the seasonal farmer’s market.

Teaching Vocational Skills at Benicia High School

Annette Fewins, teacher and department chair of BHS’s Career and Technical Education program, helps prepare non college-bound students to enter the workforce.

Q and A with Benicia Police Sergeant Kirk Keffer

Benicia Police Sgt. Kirk Keffer’s encounter with a young black man walking late at night in the Industrial Park led to a good outcome; and feel-good story picked up by major news outlets.