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BENICIAN PIETER AREND  FOLKENS has been awarded for his work to free entangled whales. Courtesy photo

Freeing Willy — and friends

Benician awarded for work helping entangled whales A Benicia resident and wildlife artist who developed a new and less invasive method of freeing entangled whales is a 2015 recipient of the Animal … Read Full Article

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BHS soccer lays egg in Napa

Benicia High’s boys varsity soccer team made a poor 2015 debut in Napa on Tuesday, opening the season with a lackluster 5-0 loss to the Indians. The Panthers looked caught off guard in the first … Read Full Article

NICOLAS RYUJIN is a strong defensive midfielder for the Panthers.

BHS boys soccer has a lot to prove

After not making the playoffs last season for the first time this millennium, Benicia High’s boys varsity soccer team hopes to regain its rightful place atop the Solano County Athletic Conference in … Read Full Article

BENICIA QUARTERBACK Devin Holden (16) tries to get away from Concord defenders.

Panthers come up short in opener

Count on Benicia High varsity football coach Craig Holden to go for two and the win in the final seconds. Faced with that opportunity in Friday’s season opener at Drolette Stadium, Holden’s gamble – … Read Full Article