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Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Benicia’s newest Poet Laureate Thomas Stanton, a performance-based poet, sees his role as a conduit to bring the community together.

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Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Geri and John Pruett’s Arata Art Gallery, opening this month, will feature 25 local and regional artists working in several mediums.

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Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Benicia Main Street offers four Wine Walks annually, where tastings are poured in over 20 shops.

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Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Marie Knutson, recycling coordinator for Republic Services, works to educate students and the public on protecting the environment.

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Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in January 2019. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

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Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Beauty and an emotional connection are reveled in the photography of Mary Aiu, on display at the Milinda Perry Gallery Jan.—Feb.

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Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

The Plein Air Gallery painter conveys his love of life by capturing the essence of a place through natural light and atmosphere.

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Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Check out these family-owned markets specializing in organic produce, artisan cheeses, quality meats and fresh, wild seafood.

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Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

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

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Happenings

Looking Back

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Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Benicia’s newest Poet Laureate Thomas Stanton, a performance-based poet, sees his role as a conduit to bring the community together.

Comments

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Geri and John Pruett’s Arata Art Gallery, opening this month, will feature 25 local and regional artists working in several mediums.

Comments

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Benicia Main Street offers four Wine Walks annually, where tastings are poured in over 20 shops.

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Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Marie Knutson, recycling coordinator for Republic Services, works to educate students and the public on protecting the environment.

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Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in January 2019. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

Comments

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Beauty and an emotional connection are reveled in the photography of Mary Aiu, on display at the Milinda Perry Gallery Jan.—Feb.

Comments

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

The Plein Air Gallery painter conveys his love of life by capturing the essence of a place through natural light and atmosphere.

Comments

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Check out these family-owned markets specializing in organic produce, artisan cheeses, quality meats and fresh, wild seafood.

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Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

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

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Sustainability

Looking Back

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Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Benicia’s newest Poet Laureate Thomas Stanton, a performance-based poet, sees his role as a conduit to bring the community together.

Comments

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Geri and John Pruett’s Arata Art Gallery, opening this month, will feature 25 local and regional artists working in several mediums.

Comments

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Benicia Main Street offers four Wine Walks annually, where tastings are poured in over 20 shops.

Comments

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Marie Knutson, recycling coordinator for Republic Services, works to educate students and the public on protecting the environment.

Comments

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in January 2019. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

Comments

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Beauty and an emotional connection are reveled in the photography of Mary Aiu, on display at the Milinda Perry Gallery Jan.—Feb.

Comments

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

The Plein Air Gallery painter conveys his love of life by capturing the essence of a place through natural light and atmosphere.

Comments

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Check out these family-owned markets specializing in organic produce, artisan cheeses, quality meats and fresh, wild seafood.

Comments

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

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

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Travel

Looking Back

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Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Benicia’s newest Poet Laureate Thomas Stanton, a performance-based poet, sees his role as a conduit to bring the community together.

Comments

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Geri and John Pruett’s Arata Art Gallery, opening this month, will feature 25 local and regional artists working in several mediums.

Comments

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Benicia Main Street offers four Wine Walks annually, where tastings are poured in over 20 shops.

Comments

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Marie Knutson, recycling coordinator for Republic Services, works to educate students and the public on protecting the environment.

Comments

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in January 2019. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

Comments

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Beauty and an emotional connection are reveled in the photography of Mary Aiu, on display at the Milinda Perry Gallery Jan.—Feb.

Comments

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

The Plein Air Gallery painter conveys his love of life by capturing the essence of a place through natural light and atmosphere.

Comments

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Check out these family-owned markets specializing in organic produce, artisan cheeses, quality meats and fresh, wild seafood.

Comments

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

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

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Bites & Sips

A blog about all things food and drink

Looking Back

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Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Unique, Performance Based Poet Honors Traditions

Benicia’s newest Poet Laureate Thomas Stanton, a performance-based poet, sees his role as a conduit to bring the community together.

Comments

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Arata Art Gallery Opens in Benicia

Geri and John Pruett’s Arata Art Gallery, opening this month, will feature 25 local and regional artists working in several mediums.

Comments

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Wine Tasting with Nibbles in Downtown Benicia Shops

Benicia Main Street offers four Wine Walks annually, where tastings are poured in over 20 shops.

Comments

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Benicia School Children Taught to Recycle Properly

Marie Knutson, recycling coordinator for Republic Services, works to educate students and the public on protecting the environment.

Comments

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Local Live Music In and Around Benicia

Music you love at local venues continues in January 2019. Check out your favorite bands at Lucca Beer Garden, Vallejo’s Empress Theatre, Uptown Theatre in Napa and Freight & Salvage in Berkeley.

Comments

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Mary Aiu Photographic Exhibit “Held By A Horse”

Beauty and an emotional connection are reveled in the photography of Mary Aiu, on display at the Milinda Perry Gallery Jan.—Feb.

Comments

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

Rolando S. Barrero Paints Life Outdoors

The Plein Air Gallery painter conveys his love of life by capturing the essence of a place through natural light and atmosphere.

Comments

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Specialty Foods at Family-owned Markets

Check out these family-owned markets specializing in organic produce, artisan cheeses, quality meats and fresh, wild seafood.

Comments

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

Plants Can Help as California Air Quality Declines

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

Comments

Benicia Magazine Blogs

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Style

Benicia has style and this blog is the place to find it! From art to sports; books to home & garden, fashion, food and fun to favorite haunts & jaunts. It’s all about living with style.

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Travel

Day trips, weekend getaways and vacation destinations are the focus of this blog. Food & wine, The Lake Tahoe area and California’s wine country will feature prominently.

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Happenings

Looking for something to do? This blog has it all - events, sports, civic matters, festivals, music, art, history and everything that’s happing in Benicia, as well as events in Solano County and the greater Bay Area.

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Sustainability

This blog will focus on sustainability matters of all types including green living. Watch for tips on how to reduce your carbon footprint, what’s happening at the City level, how private businesses are doing their part, news from Benicia’s Sustainability Commission, Benicia Community Garden updates and more.

   

Bites & Sips

Food, wine, spirits, news, reviews, recipes, tips, coupons & more!

 

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