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    Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    Minuteman Press Vallejo is Senate District Three Small Business of the YearPHOTO ATTACHED (From left: Gary Salvadori, Judi Salvadori, Senator Dodd)  SACRAMENTO – Gary Salvadori was traveling the world as an executive for a major corporation when he realized he needed to find a new occupation that would allow him to spend more time at home. So he parlayed his marketing background into a new ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    On May 8, the Water Emergency Transportation Authority (WETA) announced it had been awarded $5 million, by the Federal Transportation Administration, for the mid-life refurbishment of the M.V. Solano, a high-speed passenger vessel currently operating on the Vallejo/San Francisco route. The M.V. Solano is one of four passenger-only vessels that serve the City of Vallejo, which will be due for ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Economic
    Monday, June 18, 2018
    CITY OF VALLEJO BEGINS SITE PREPARATION WORK ON NORTH MARE ISLAND FOR THE NIMITZ GROUP DEVELOPMENT PROJECTVALLEJO, CA - The Vallejo City Council awarded a contract to clear the first six vacant buildings from North Mare Island as the first  phase in preparing the site for a proposed mixed-use development by the Nimitz Group. At the City Council meeting on June 12, a $924,505 demolition and ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Economic
    Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    Thank you, Vallejo!I want to thank our community for the outpouring of welcome and celebration for the officers and crew of the USS Emory S. Land.When I first heard that she would be arriving with her crew, my first thought was, what can we do to welcome them? We haven’t had a fully crewed naval vessel come to Mare Island since the mid-1990s. Apparently others thought the same.  Christina Snyder, ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    17-9 ADMIRALS WIN FEATURES A DOZEN HOME RUNSVallejo Homers Six Times for Second Straight Day; Martinez Also Hits a Half-DozenMARTINEZ, CALIF. – The Vallejo Admirals and Martinez Clippers put on a display Sunday that evoked memories of the classic television show “Home Run Derby.” For the second straight game, the Admirals homered six times, and the Clippers followed suit in an outright slugfest ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    In an effort to send important messages in the event of an emergency, public officials including the Solano County Sheriff's Office and local fire and police departments, are urging local residents who live, work, play, or travel through Solano County to sign up for its new emergency alert system.  The new system, Alert Solano, will efficiently deliver messages and information during incidents ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    VALLEJO, CA - The City of Vallejo announces the appointment of Heather Ruiz, in theposition of Human Resources Director. Ms. Ruiz brings more than 18 years of experience in the public sector and the area of human resources. Ms. Ruiz currently serves as the Director of Human Resources for Napa County, were she has held the positon for nearly three years. She has worked for Napa County for almost ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    VALLEJO, CA - The City of Vallejo invites Vallejo residents, organizations and stakeholders to submit ideas for the sixth cycle of Participatory Budgeting (PB), from now until Sunday, October 7. During the Idea Collection Phase, the City will accept capital infrastructure and program and service ideas at public events, upcoming budget assemblies, and in the City Manager's Office, located at 555 ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
    Wednesday, June 06, 2018
    Assemblymember Tim Grayson presents a resolution honoring the Robby Poblete Foundation as the Nonprofit of the Year at the State Capitol. Pictured with Assemblymember Grayson are (from left to right) Rae Ann Catilo, Pati Navalta Poblete and Cicero Estrella.​Assemblymember Grayson Honors Gun Violence Prevention Organization as Nonprofit of the Year(SACRAMENTO)– Today Assemblymember Timothy S. ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    Touro University Appoints New Deanfor the College of Education and Health Sciences  Vallejo, CA (June 5, 2018): The Search Committee didn’t have to look far to find its new Dean for the College of Education and Health Sciences (CEHS). On April 30, Provost Sarah Sweitzer, announced the appointment of Dr. Lisa Norton (nee Palacios), Ed.D, who came to Touro University California (TUC) as Associate ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Education
    Wednesday, May 30, 2018
    SolTrans Welcomes the USS Emory to Vallejo   Vallejo, CA – SolTrans is proud to be part of the planning for the welcome of the USS Emory to Vallejo and Mare Island for routine maintenance with Mare Island Dry Dock for the Summer. If you would like to help welcome in the ship as they cruise up Mare Island Straits at approximately 1:00 on May 31st, SolTrans can get you there! The Vallejo Transit ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Thursday, May 24, 2018
    Touro University California Celebrates its 2018 Commencement CeremonyJewish nonprofit institute of higher learning confers 551 medical, public health, and education degrees  Vallejo, CA (May 24, 2018): Touro University California (TUC) faculty and staff along with community members, special guest speakers, students and their families celebrated their annual commencement ceremony on Tuesday and ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 13, 2018
    Grants Available for Music in the SchoolsWong Fund Applications Open until the End of September    FAIRFIELD, Calif.:  Solano Community Foundation announced today that they will continue to accept applications for grants from the Donald and Rose Marie Wong Endowment Fund until September 30, 2018.  These grants, ranging from $500 to about $1,500, are available to music teachers or music program ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
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