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Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

The cluster of Bermuda’s 138 islands boasts a friendly vibe, the famous rum-based Swizzle and and a history of pirating.

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Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

In our fourth installment of what’s where on First Street, the heart of our historic downtown, we explore the numerous spa and salon options, as well as things to do and where to eat.

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Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Taking laps in the sunny pool outside her Arizona apartment, Asha Allen thought about swimming in the cold currents of the English Channel. She resolved six years ago to make the 20-plus mile swim from Great Britain to France after reading a book about long-distance swimming. She lived hours...

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Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Tucked away just off Highway 121 is the delectable Farm at Carneros, a delectable eatery that offers daily lunch and dinner and a not-to-be-missed, 4-course Sunday Brunch.

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Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Chief Eric Upson has instituted a program to increase the health of all PD employees, including officers and staff, through exercise, diet and counseling.

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Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Deeply rooted and active in the Community, IT Developer, musician, sailor and lay minister David Sells talks about family life with husband Yann Jourvenot, two dogs and their three active boys.

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A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

After seeing a Broadway play in the Big Apple, Bermuda beckons as the perfect meeting spot with friends: The Strawbridge’s (Benicia) meet the Higgs (London) for a relaxing beach holiday before heading to Charleston, South Carolina.

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Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Summer’s promise of local live music—indoors or outdoors, includes myriad choices: rock, blues, acoustic folk, open mic, symphony and more.

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Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

The Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library will feature paintings by Tom Stanton in the exhibit “My Town is a River Town at the Edge of Land,” and the exhibit “Sublime: Prints on Paper,” featuring the works of artists Susan De Haven and Carol Brent Levin.

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Happenings

Looking Back

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Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

The cluster of Bermuda’s 138 islands boasts a friendly vibe, the famous rum-based Swizzle and and a history of pirating.

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Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

In our fourth installment of what’s where on First Street, the heart of our historic downtown, we explore the numerous spa and salon options, as well as things to do and where to eat.

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Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Taking laps in the sunny pool outside her Arizona apartment, Asha Allen thought about swimming in the cold currents of the English Channel. She resolved six years ago to make the 20-plus mile swim from Great Britain to France after reading a book about long-distance swimming. She lived hours...

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Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Tucked away just off Highway 121 is the delectable Farm at Carneros, a delectable eatery that offers daily lunch and dinner and a not-to-be-missed, 4-course Sunday Brunch.

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Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Chief Eric Upson has instituted a program to increase the health of all PD employees, including officers and staff, through exercise, diet and counseling.

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Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Deeply rooted and active in the Community, IT Developer, musician, sailor and lay minister David Sells talks about family life with husband Yann Jourvenot, two dogs and their three active boys.

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A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

After seeing a Broadway play in the Big Apple, Bermuda beckons as the perfect meeting spot with friends: The Strawbridge’s (Benicia) meet the Higgs (London) for a relaxing beach holiday before heading to Charleston, South Carolina.

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Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Summer’s promise of local live music—indoors or outdoors, includes myriad choices: rock, blues, acoustic folk, open mic, symphony and more.

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Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

The Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library will feature paintings by Tom Stanton in the exhibit “My Town is a River Town at the Edge of Land,” and the exhibit “Sublime: Prints on Paper,” featuring the works of artists Susan De Haven and Carol Brent Levin.

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Sustainability

Looking Back

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Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

The cluster of Bermuda’s 138 islands boasts a friendly vibe, the famous rum-based Swizzle and and a history of pirating.

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Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

In our fourth installment of what’s where on First Street, the heart of our historic downtown, we explore the numerous spa and salon options, as well as things to do and where to eat.

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Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Taking laps in the sunny pool outside her Arizona apartment, Asha Allen thought about swimming in the cold currents of the English Channel. She resolved six years ago to make the 20-plus mile swim from Great Britain to France after reading a book about long-distance swimming. She lived hours...

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Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Tucked away just off Highway 121 is the delectable Farm at Carneros, a delectable eatery that offers daily lunch and dinner and a not-to-be-missed, 4-course Sunday Brunch.

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Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Chief Eric Upson has instituted a program to increase the health of all PD employees, including officers and staff, through exercise, diet and counseling.

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Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Deeply rooted and active in the Community, IT Developer, musician, sailor and lay minister David Sells talks about family life with husband Yann Jourvenot, two dogs and their three active boys.

Comments: 2

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

After seeing a Broadway play in the Big Apple, Bermuda beckons as the perfect meeting spot with friends: The Strawbridge’s (Benicia) meet the Higgs (London) for a relaxing beach holiday before heading to Charleston, South Carolina.

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Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Summer’s promise of local live music—indoors or outdoors, includes myriad choices: rock, blues, acoustic folk, open mic, symphony and more.

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Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

The Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library will feature paintings by Tom Stanton in the exhibit “My Town is a River Town at the Edge of Land,” and the exhibit “Sublime: Prints on Paper,” featuring the works of artists Susan De Haven and Carol Brent Levin.

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Bites & Sips

A blog about all things food and drink

Looking Back

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Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

The cluster of Bermuda’s 138 islands boasts a friendly vibe, the famous rum-based Swizzle and and a history of pirating.

Comments

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

In our fourth installment of what’s where on First Street, the heart of our historic downtown, we explore the numerous spa and salon options, as well as things to do and where to eat.

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Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Taking laps in the sunny pool outside her Arizona apartment, Asha Allen thought about swimming in the cold currents of the English Channel. She resolved six years ago to make the 20-plus mile swim from Great Britain to France after reading a book about long-distance swimming. She lived hours...

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Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Tucked away just off Highway 121 is the delectable Farm at Carneros, a delectable eatery that offers daily lunch and dinner and a not-to-be-missed, 4-course Sunday Brunch.

Comments

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Chief Eric Upson has instituted a program to increase the health of all PD employees, including officers and staff, through exercise, diet and counseling.

Comments

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Deeply rooted and active in the Community, IT Developer, musician, sailor and lay minister David Sells talks about family life with husband Yann Jourvenot, two dogs and their three active boys.

Comments: 2

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

After seeing a Broadway play in the Big Apple, Bermuda beckons as the perfect meeting spot with friends: The Strawbridge’s (Benicia) meet the Higgs (London) for a relaxing beach holiday before heading to Charleston, South Carolina.

Comments

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Summer’s promise of local live music—indoors or outdoors, includes myriad choices: rock, blues, acoustic folk, open mic, symphony and more.

Comments

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

The Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library will feature paintings by Tom Stanton in the exhibit “My Town is a River Town at the Edge of Land,” and the exhibit “Sublime: Prints on Paper,” featuring the works of artists Susan De Haven and Carol Brent Levin.

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Travel

Looking Back

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Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

Fun And Interesting Facts About Bermuda

The cluster of Bermuda’s 138 islands boasts a friendly vibe, the famous rum-based Swizzle and and a history of pirating.

Comments

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

Downtown Benicia Shopping & Dining, E Street to F Street

In our fourth installment of what’s where on First Street, the heart of our historic downtown, we explore the numerous spa and salon options, as well as things to do and where to eat.

Comments

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Interview: Social Worker & Mom Of Seven, Asha Allen Finds Time For Marathon Swimming

Taking laps in the sunny pool outside her Arizona apartment, Asha Allen thought about swimming in the cold currents of the English Channel. She resolved six years ago to make the 20-plus mile swim from Great Britain to France after reading a book about long-distance swimming. She lived hours...

Comments

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Fine Dining in a Relaxed Atmosphere at Farm

Tucked away just off Highway 121 is the delectable Farm at Carneros, a delectable eatery that offers daily lunch and dinner and a not-to-be-missed, 4-course Sunday Brunch.

Comments

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Benicia PD Implements New Regimen for the Health of Employees

Chief Eric Upson has instituted a program to increase the health of all PD employees, including officers and staff, through exercise, diet and counseling.

Comments

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Adoptive Father of Three, David Sells on His “Deepest Reward”

Deeply rooted and active in the Community, IT Developer, musician, sailor and lay minister David Sells talks about family life with husband Yann Jourvenot, two dogs and their three active boys.

Comments: 2

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

A three-city vacation to Manhattan, Charleston NC, and, Bermuda!

After seeing a Broadway play in the Big Apple, Bermuda beckons as the perfect meeting spot with friends: The Strawbridge’s (Benicia) meet the Higgs (London) for a relaxing beach holiday before heading to Charleston, South Carolina.

Comments

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Live Music Scene Kicks Off Summer in Benicia and Neighboring Cities

Summer’s promise of local live music—indoors or outdoors, includes myriad choices: rock, blues, acoustic folk, open mic, symphony and more.

Comments

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

Two Unique Art Exhibits this Month at the Benicia Library

The Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library will feature paintings by Tom Stanton in the exhibit “My Town is a River Town at the Edge of Land,” and the exhibit “Sublime: Prints on Paper,” featuring the works of artists Susan De Haven and Carol Brent Levin.

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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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