4.24.13

My beautiful niece took the plunge this weekend with her loving boyfriend of six years. Who would have though when the met as little 13-year-old twerps it would end with saying “I do” …
Photo (c) Catherine Bowen

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This is the part where My Wonderful Man who I get to say “I do” to in 31 days caught the garter. You rock, babe.
Photo (c) Catherine Bowen.

4.12.13

Vacaville police Officer Julie Bailey hits the streets with her K-9 partner, Cir, on April 10, 2013. Cir, an 8-year-old German Shepherd, has been patrolling the streets with Bailey for nearly seven years.

Vacaville police Officer Julie Bailey hits the streets with her K-9 partner, Cir, on April 10, 2013. Cir, an 8-year-old German Shepherd, has been patrolling the streets with Bailey for nearly seven years.
Photo (c) Catherine Bowen.

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4.7.13

Checking the numbers

Clerk Rida Rsheed glances over the number of Powerball tickets sold Monday, April 8, 2013, at Valero gas station, 900 Mason St., Vacaville, since the lottery’s opening at 6 a.m. that morning. Photo (C) Catherine Bowen.

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Vacaville resident Kenneth Kayo proudly displays his newly-purchased Powerball ticket on Monday, April 7, 2013. Kayo was among the dozens of people to visit Valero Gas Station, 900 Mason St., on the lottery’s opening day and purchase Powerball tickets. Photo (C) Catherine Bowen.