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Solano County Law Enforcement Carrying the Special Olympics Torch Thursday, June 26 This Thursda... read more...

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Fine Arts and Artisan vendors are invited to apply to sell hand prepared merchandise in the 2014 ... read more...

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Nikki Talken of Dixon has received the Lynne Burns Memorial 4-H scholarships for her leadership a... read more...

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The City Council will consider Sewer Rates, Expenditures & In-Pipe Technologies (IPT) alternative... read more...

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The Fourth Annual Dixon Grillin’ & Chillin’ Car & Truck Show will be in Downtown Dixon next Satur... read more...

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The City Council will consider Sewer Rates, Expenditures & In-Pipe Technologies (IPT) alternative... read more...

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In My Life - A Musical Theatre Tribute to The Beatles is the award-winning musical biography of T...

Celebrate the mural arts October 11-12th in the thriving art community of Davis, CA. In an intima...

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Solano County Fair Runs from Wednesday, July 30 to Sunday, August 3 Headlines Concerts included ... read more...

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The Fourth Annual Dixon Grillin’ & Chillin’ Car & Truck Show will be in Downtown Dixon next Satur... read more...

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Celebrate the mural arts October 11-12th in the thriving art community of Davis, CA. In an intima...

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Solano County Fair Runs from Wednesday, July 30 to Sunday, August 3 Headlines Concerts included ... read more...

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The Fourth Annual Dixon Grillin’ & Chillin’ Car & Truck Show will be in Downtown Dixon next Satur... read more...

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Independent Voice Backs Krishna Abrams for Solano County District Attorney. This letter from a Re... read more...

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Dixon Taxpayers Group will Challenge Sewer Hike with Two Ballot Measures

by Dave Scholl 5 months ago, Categories:   Business, City+School, Local Life

Thumb_news-flash-oval-with-newspaper-and-inside-white-box The Dixon Chapter of the Solano County Taxpayers Association has voted to sponsor two ballot measures to stop a doubling of sewer rates and to roll back the rates to those in effect prior to 2006. Read More

"Coup" Against Dixon Library Slapped Down Unanimously

by Dave Scholl 5 months ago, Categories:   City+School, Local Life, News

Thumb_lois-wolk-on-senate-floor The Dixon School Board, in its capacity as the Dixon Library Board met in Special Session last night to discuss a proposal which many called an attempted “Coup” to steal the Dixon Library from the people of Dixon. After almost two hours of public comment and discussion by the Board, the idea was unanimously rejected - by both the entire crowd and the Board. Read More

Dixon PD Seeks Leads in Hit & Run Collision - Two Pedestrians Injured

by Dave Scholl 5 months ago, Categories:   Local Life, News

Thumb_pd-logo-and-patrol-car-in-white-box-png At 6:59 pm on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 hours the Dixon Police Department responded to the intersection of North First Street and East C Street for a Vehicle vs. Pedestrian traffic accident. Upon their arrival they found a 39 year old male and a 24 year old female lying in the street. The suspect vehicle is described as possibly a late 1990’s, Honda or Acura, Silver or Grey, with a primer colored passenger side door, possibly 2-Door. Read More

Dixon Police Conduct Compliance Checks on Sale of Alcohol to Minors

by Dave Scholl 5 months ago, Categories:   Business, Local Life, News

Thumb_dixon-pd-logo On February 26, 2014 Dixon Police Officers and an underage decoy conducted compliance checks of alcohol sales at nine Dixon retail locations. One sale was made to the underage decoy in the 1000 block of North First Street. Read More

Hensley Sentenced for Sexual Assault Charges

by Dave Scholl 5 months ago, Categories:   Local Life, News

Thumb_hensley-booking-photo-10bb Troy Hensley, a former Dixon High coach, was sentenced this past Tuesday for charges of sexual assault. The Yolo County Superior Court sentenced Hensley to 365 days in the Yolo County jail and given 4 years of formal probation. He was not, however, required to register as a sex offender. Read More

News Alert! - Looming Crisis - Dixon Illegally Collected $3 Million from Dixon Residents & Businesses

by Dave Scholl 6 months ago, Categories:   City+School, Local Life, News

Thumb_news-flash-oval-with-newspaper-and-inside-white-box The City of Dixon has illegally collected an estimated $3 Million dollars from Dixon sewer customers over the past 6 years – and is now attempting to impose sewer rates that will also illegally collect $1.2 Million more per year - in violation of Dixon's Measure L Ordinance which requires a vote of the people for any such increases. Read More

Council Votes to Double Sewer Rates - Ignores Over 2000 Protests

by Dave Scholl 6 months ago, Categories:   City+School, Local Life, News

Thumb_2207-sewer-pipe The Dixon City Council voted at the regular meeting on Tuesday February 11 to double sewer fees, despite receiving 2101 verified protests – about 700 protests short of the number needed to automatically stop the rate increase. Read More

City Council Votes on Doubling Sewer Fees Tuesday, February 11

by Dave Scholl 6 months ago, Categories:   Business, City+School, Viewpoints

Thumb_2207-sewer-pipe The main issue on the agenda for the City Council meeting on Tuesday February 11 was a Public Hearing on the proposed Sewer Rate increase. If imposed, the rates would increase annual in steps until they are double the current rates - and triple the rates two years ago. Read More

Street Slowed by Slippery Sod Suddenly Shifting

by Dave Scholl 6 months ago, Categories:   Local Life, News

Thumb_2206-slippery-sod-cropped-more-and-lightened The left hand, north bound lane of North First Street in Dixon was closed shortly before 5 pm Thursday, Feb 6, after several pallets of sod slip of the trailer of a semi. The road was cleared and reopened within 45 minutes. Read More

CHP Shoot-out with Shotgun Armed Suspect Near Pedrick Road Monday Night

by Dave Scholl 6 months ago, Categories:   In Print, Local Life, News

Last night (Monday, February 3, 2014) an armed suspect brandishing a sawed-off shotgun charged CHP officers in Solano County after being stopped on East-bound I-80 between Pedrick Road and Kidwell Road. The officer responded by shooting the suspect once with a CHP issued shotgun. Read More

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