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MARIA CARRILLO defensive back Fhestus Chomba (left) steps in front of Benicia receiver Weston Carr and intercepts a pass in the second quarter Friday night.

Error-prone Panthers come up short

Costly mistakes are becoming a trend for Benicia High’s varsity football team, and the Panthers were their own worst enemy again Friday night in a 15-13 loss to the Maria Carrillo Pumas at Drolette … Read Full Article

The Art Scene

Until heaven

LAST FRIDAY AT 5:30 P.M. I COULD TASTE BLACK JACKS IN THE BACK OF MY MOUTH. I knew self-pity was having its way with me and I was skating on ice with … Read Full Article

Sports News

Bruins can’t hang on

The second half hasn’t been kind to the St. Patrick-St. Vincent High varsity football team lately. A week after blowing a 13-point second-half lead to Vallejo, the Bruins let an 11-point … Read Full Article

BHS golfers go easy on Bethel

Trying to go easy on a Bethel High girls golf team featuring five novices, Benicia High’s Lady Panthers dramatically shortened the course at Mare Island and cruised to a 181-300 victory last … Read Full Article

MEMBERS OF THE St. Patrick-St. Vincent High girls varsity volleyball team celebrate a point during a victory over visiting St. Helena on Tuesday. The Lady Bruins host Justin-Siena on Thursday in a rematch of last year’s North Coast Section Division IV championship match.

Lady Bruins sweep St. Helena

The St. Patrick-St. Vincent High girls varsity volleyball team won its second straight match after sweeping visiting St. Helena on Tuesday, 25-22, 25-20, 25-20. It was the first three-set sweep … Read Full Article