Latest Solano Stories

2015-05-14 20:20:38

Pedalers Out In Force Across the Bay Area During Morning Commute OAKLAND, Calif., May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The forecast of rain could not keep tens of thousands of bike commuters across

2014-11-03 08:22:54

Transit Card Accepted on Four New Bus Services and Vallejo/San Francisco Ferry Route OAKLAND, Calif., Nov.

2011-03-09 12:58:00

OAKLAND, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Metropolitan Transportation Commission (MTC)'s Programming & Allocations Committee today recommended approval of a $19 million allocation of bridge toll funds to the Contra Costa Transportation Authority (CCTA) to help advance construction of the $463 million East Contra Costa BART Extension (eBART) through Pittsburg and Antioch.

2011-01-21 06:45:00

CONCORD, Calif., Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Local Fitness Professional, Anna Dornier, has had enough. Between the "miracle cure" powders, pills and potions and "spot reducing" fitness contraptions peddled on TV and the endless parade of diet books, it's no wonder America can't get thin.

2010-09-21 09:08:00

ATLANTA, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Solano, the brand of dependable professional styling tools trusted by leading stylists for more than 30 years, is now a proud recipient of an American Salon 2010 Professional's Choice Award.

2009-08-29 14:00:00

OAKLAND, Calif., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Festivities were held today to mark the official opening of a new pedestrian/bicycle path on the George Miller, Jr. Memorial Bridge leading from Benicia to Martinez.

2009-04-02 18:41:00

FAIRFIELD, Calif., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Solano County Library has developed a new tool to keep the residents of Solano County informed about library news.

2009-01-14 16:15:00

FAIRFIELD, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Solano County Library will welcome the New Year by offering several financial programs to inform the public on the current financial climate, and provide information and tips for weathering present economic issues.

2008-09-24 21:00:21

By Contra Costa Times 1. Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour -- Radical Reels -- View high-adrenaline outdoor sports films when the 2008 Radical Reels Tour comes to Concord to raise funds for the Contra Costa County Search & Rescue team.

2008-06-24 09:02:48

Smoke and haze from the hundreds of northern California wildfires is so thick that San Francisco pollution officials declared an air-quality alert.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.