September 2020

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Picket Fences

Continued from August Angela arrives at the office where her friend and colleague is waiting for his daily coffee fix. As soon as she walks through the door of the Wingate Real Estate agency, she is met by Mark Chambers,…

Benicia Gyms – Working it out

Fitness industry professionals are a notoriously optimistic crowd. They exude positivity and are vessels of seemingly endless energy. But today, fitness professionals carry a tinge of anxiety in their voice. Theirs is one of the many industries hit especially hard…

Sippin' on Staycation

As we approach the last few weeks of consistently fantastic summer weather, we all have vacation on our minds. Don’t get me wrong, Benicia’s bay breeze isn’t too shabby, but why neglect our Northern California neighbors? My staycation/day trip choice…

Java Point Café

“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new."  - Socrates This Socrates quote is particularly apt for the restaurant industry during the current COVID-19 pandemic, both nationally,…

STAR SPORTS

Long time Benicia business Star Sports is ready and able to serve all our sporting goods needs when the schools reopen and youth sports begin again. Owners Carl and Janice Webster are more than ready to go! The couple bought…

Fall Fashion 2020 Trends

Most fashion enthusiasts rely on what they see on the streets in order to predict trends for a season. In major cities around the world, the streets are empty because of quarantine and stay at home orders. There has also…

Benicia Real Estate September 2020

Is it wise to buy or sell a house during the pandemic? Eric Hogland Some of us may need to hear a little good news these days. With all the concern over the pandemic and the fallout in the economy,…

Can It! How to Can at Home

In the last five months, many of us have turned to gardening to pass our time while staying at home; some perhaps trying their hand at growing their own food. And if you’re like many of us, you may have…

Aperitif: The Before Cocktail

I’m a strong believer in cocktail hour. Especially on a hot breezy Benicia day. I’m talking about the cocktail before dinner. The cocktail to encourage your final takeout decision. The cocktail to start your evening in all the right ways.…

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