‘Cappy’s Loop’ would honor 3 boys killed by lightning in 1958

Originally published in the Daily Republic on September 8, 2017 By Ryan McCarthy. Dr. John Campbell was a 15-year-old working as a lifeguard in the summer of 1958 when three friends went up the hill that separates Vacaville from Lagoon Valley. The three boys – Joey Kennedy, Steve Jones and …

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Governor Signs Dodd’s Legislation to Allow Creation of Solano Parks District

Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation by Senator Bill Dodd (D-Napa) to help preserve land and expand recreational opportunities in Solano County. The bill, co-authored by Assemblymembers Tim Grayson and Jim Frazier, permits Solano County to establish a regional parks district. “With this bill being signed into law, the county can …

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