Vacaville


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Vacaville

(văk`əvĭl, vä`–), city (1990 pop. 71,479), Solano co., central Calif. about 30 mi (48 km) from Sacramento, in a farm and orchard area; inc. 1892. Sunflower and safflower oils are produced and fruits and vegetables are canned. Manufactures include industrial machinery, aluminum products, mattresses, and metal plate. Vacaville grew tremendously in size as the central California area boomed in the late 20th cent. Travis Air Force Base and Hospital are to the south.
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1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After months of research, Visit Vacaville along with the City of Vacaville Economic Development Department is introducing a new brand package designed to help promote tourism and bring new business to the city.
The City Council allowed to bring the HERO program to Vacaville in March.
Acclaimed Hindu statesman Rajan Zed delivered invocation from Sanskrit scriptures before Vacaville City Council on this day.
Participants must live or work full-time in the northeastern portion of Solano County: Vacaville, Dixon or Rio Vista.
In San Francisco, about 50 miles southwest of Vacaville, federal prosecutors brought steroid distribution charges against four men who were accused of providing steroids to elite athletes.
ALA East Bay said Huestis also coordinated a program that leased electric vehicles to Vacaville residents, "turning Vacaville into the highest number of electric vehicles per capita of any city in the nation.
Wood High in Vacaville, will return to Solano County to compete in the women's hammer throw and discus.
Officers with the Vacaville, California, Police Department confiscated this weapon, which had been made from a broken auto shade.
For more information, or to order the newsletter, please contact The Fund For Animals, 965 Alamo Drive, Suite 306, Vacaville, CA 95687, or call (717) 451-1306.
The publication is a project of Animal Place, a nonprofit sanctuary in Vacaville, California for abused and discarded farm animals.
Rent-A-Center Manager Joel Zavala and his six-person sales team are pleased to offer residents of Vacaville an additional option when it comes to acquiring ownership of high-quality furniture, appliances, electronics and computers.
24, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an effort to give back to the community this holiday season, Toyota Vacaville is currently accepting Toys for Tots donations and offering discounted Toyota service in return.