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Soroptimist International of Vacaville Annual Ruby Award, Nominate an Outstanding Woman

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Nominations are currently being accepted by Soroptimist International of Vacaville for its annual Ruby Award, which honors an outstanding woman for her efforts to help other women in our community.

The winner each year is an extraordinary woman who works to improve conditions for women and girls either through her personal, volunteer or professional avenues.

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Vacaville residents worried about Tiny Homes project on Leisure Town Road

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VACAVILLE, Calif. (KTXL) — A property on Leisure Town Road in Solano County may soon be the location of a tiny home shelter project. But it’s causing problems as residents say they only recently found out about the project.

The Tiny Tuff Shed Project, originally approved by the Solano County Board of Supervisors, was supposed to break ground in 2018 on Brown Street in Vacaville.

But now, Supervisor Skip Thompson confirms the tiny shelter project is being considered at a different location.

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CVS Accused Of Not Complying With CA Recycling Law In Vacaville

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VACAVILLE, CA — Several Bay Area CVS stores, including one in Vacaville, are among more than 80 in California where Rhode Island-based CVS Health Corp. is accused of failing to comply with the requirements of California’s so-called “bottle bill” for the recycling of cans and bottles, according to state officials with CalRecycle.

Lawyers with the California Department of Resources Recycling and Recovery filed a $3.6-million administrative enforcement accusation Thursday against CVS Health Corp.

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Amber Alert: Father allegedly stabs mother, takes child in San Jose

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[Source: San Francisco Chronicle]

The search for a man suspected of stabbing the mother of his 2-year-old daughter in San Jose and taking the child with him ended Monday in San Luis Obispo County when a bystander spotted the suspect’s car and, with others, kept him from leaving a gas station, officials said.

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Vacaville’s Festival of Trees delights

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A forest of decorated Christmas trees, homemade cakes and cookies and other edible delights and tables laden with seasonal crafts drew hundreds of celebrants Tuesday to the first of three days of the Festival of Trees in Vacaville.

Hundreds flowed into the Vacaville Recreation Center for the event, one of the city’s first events touting the joys of the holiday season.

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3 things to know as NorCal storm continues

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1 It’s been a soggy Sunday

More than two inches of rain have fallen in the Auburn area, and Sacramento has seen nearly an inch in the past 24 hours.

Steady rain will fall throughout the night Sunday.

Showers will continue Monday before becoming a little more scattered on Tuesday. On Wednesday, there will be a few brief morning showers before things dry out.

Another storm moves in next weekend.


Countdown to tree 37

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As clearly American as a painting by Norman Rockwell, Vacaville’s joy in the main tree will illuminate every corner of our hearts and our hearts for the 37th time on Tuesday. Before the rains came, there was a spectrum that PG&E could disconnect first. God free us. That was a new “what would happen if” on the 37-year list of “what could go wrong?” Will the tree appear? Will the p.a. system go south? Will the live camel of the Nativity be released and scare the carriages? To that I add, what happens if the switch is released and nothing happens? That has been my biggest fear for 36 years, long before the north winds, dry grass and power lines got in the way. When the crowd made a ten-to-one countdown, I closed my eyes and muttered: Lights, don’t fail us now.


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