Mare Island

Warehouse Fire

Spectacular 3-Alarm Fire Destroys Warehouse At Mare Island Metal Recycler

Crews Friday were mopping up after battling a three-alarm commercial structure fire on Mare Island in Vallejo that broke out shortly before midnight Thursday.

08/21/2015

San Pablo Bay Mare Island Strait (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers)

Naked Woman Swimming In Mare Island Strait Apprehended

Vallejo police officers and Solano County sheriff’s deputies apprehended a naked woman swimming in the Mare Island Strait Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

06/24/2015

Denise Huskins was reportedly kidnapped from the 500 block of Kirkland Avenue in Vallejo on March 23, 2015. (Vallejo Police Department)

Bizarre Emails From Purported Kidnappers Of Vallejo Woman Demand Police Apologize, Case Handed Off To FBI

A group purporting to be the kidnappers of a Vallejo woman have made an unusual demand of the Vallejo Police Department and are asking for them to apologize. If they don’t get it, they’ve threatened unspecified harm.

03/31/2015

(Thomas Samson/AFP/Getty Images)

‘The Star Spangled Banner’ Turns 200, Francis Scott Key’s Impact On Bay Area Landscape

This year marks the bicentennial of The Star Spangled Banner. Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics after he was moved by the sight of the flag flying over Fort McHenry during the Battle of Baltimore.

09/12/2014

A four alarm fire burns the barracks on Mare Island. (CBS)

Quake-Damaged Water Main Hampers Vallejo Firefighters’ Efforts On Mare Island

An earthquake-damaged water main played a role in Vallejo firefighters’ ability to put out Tuesday morning’s fire on Mare Island.

08/26/2014

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Fire Burning In Abandoned Building On Mare Island Under Control

Firefighters in Vallejo controlled a structure fire on Mare Island Tuesday morning, fire officials said.

08/26/2014

Damage to side of the former Crowley Department Store building caused by the Napa Valley Earthquake.

Vallejo City Manager Declares State-Of-Emergency Following Napa Earthquake

Multiple structures throughout downtown Vallejo and Mare Island were damaged as a result of a 6.0-magnitude earthquake that that rattled near American Canyon early Sunday morning.

08/24/2014

Mare Island Fire

Firefighters Control 3-Alarm Fire At Vallejo Scrap Metal Yard

Firefighters were able to control a three-alarm industrial fire on Mare Island in Vallejo, after it burned for several hours Friday afternoon.

08/22/2014

A four alarm fire burns the barracks on Mare Island. (CBS)

4-Alarm Fire Burns Barracks On Mare Island In Vallejo

A four-alarm fire at old military barracks on Mare Island in Vallejo Sunday night is under control, a fire official said.

08/10/2014

Vietnam veteran Warlito Moises receives his service medal in Vallejo, California on June 5, 2014. (Anna Duckworth/CBS)

Vietnam Veteran Receives Long Overdue Medals In Special Ceremony At Mare Island

70-year-old Warlito Moises from Vallejo received his medals on Thursday, nearly 50 years after the end of his tour for the Navy

06/05/2014

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