Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Wood Pile Fire Near BeniciaA 2-alarm wildfire erupted near Highway 680 early Monday, igniting a nearby pile of wood pulp, bark and mulch at a composting facility, sending a massive plume of smoke into the sky near Benicia.
Valero's Benicia Refinery Spewed Alarming Amount Of Chemicals During Power OutageAn alarming amount of chemicals spewed into the air from Benicia's Valero refinery during two weeks of flaring that followed a power outage in May 2017.
Evacuation Order Lifted After Benicia Refinery Power OutageBenicia officials have lifted the evacuation and citywide shelter-in-place orders that were issued Friday morning as a result of a power outage and massive flaring at the Valero Refinery.
Benicia Considers Legalizing Mini Pet PigsTo pig, or not to pig, that is the question people are pondering in Benicia.
Driver Killed In Solo Vehicle Crash On I-780 In BeniciaA 55-year-old woman died when her red Nissan Versa crashed on eastbound Interstate Highway 780 in Benicia Tuesday morning, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Bay Area Refinery To Pay $340,000 To Settle Air Quality LawsuitValero agreed to pay the $340,000 to settle 28 alleged violations, most of which occurred in 2014.
Benicia High School Teacher Arrested On Sex ChargesA Benicia high school teacher has turned herself into police in connection with having an inappropriate relationship with a 17-year-old student.
2 Suspects Sought For Bank Robbery In Downtown BeniciaPolice are asking for help to find two people who robbed a bank Friday afternoon in downtown Benicia.
Benicia Residents Worry Their Homes Will Flood When Storm Drains FillMajor storms will sometimes overwhelm a Benicia drainpipe, sending water onto the street and flooding homes.
Occupants Evacuated From Building In Benicia After Vehicle Crash Causes Gas LeakA vehicle crashed into a building in Benicia, causing a gas leak and evacuations.
Overturned Trailer And Debris Cleared From I-780 In BeniciaAn overturned trailer shut down all lanes of I-780 for almost an hour late Friday morning in Benicia after spilling concrete across the roadway, according to authorities.
Caught On Video: Gunman Robs Store In BeniciaAn armed robber was being sought after targeting a convenience store in Benicia in a frightening incident captured on security camera video.