YOLO COUNTY NEWS

Fred Gladdis

5 steps for establishing drought-tolerant plants

By Ellen Zagory, Director of Public Horticulture Plants are curious creatures. Unlike us, they cannot get up and get a drink of water when they are parched. By nature, they are rooted to the spot and rely on Mother Nature or a nearby gardener to supply water. When any plant—including one labeled “drought tolerant”—is planted, […]

June 19, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Connected home conveniences: How technology is improving daily living

For busy families juggling to keep up with the pace of life, technology brings convenience and peace of mind to home life, making things easier for all of us. At the touch of a button, new technologies meet the needs of busy families who benefi from thoughtful, technological shortcuts throughout the house. In the home […]

June 19, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Father’s Day gifts for dads who love the outdoors

Those who love to camp, hike and fish are always in need of equipment — and Father’s Day is the best time to gift outdoor-loving dads all the items that they need or want for their next big adventure. Here are some top gift ideas for Dad: * Walkie Talkies: When one is in the great outdoors, […]

June 14, 2015 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged ,

Gable Mansion

The city of Woodland offers Stroll Through History walking tours of the beautiful examples of Victorian and Craftsman-style houses in the historic center of town, like the Gable Mansion, one of the premier Victorian homes in California. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise file photo

June 07, 2013 | Posted in Local News | Tagged

Special Publications »

Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service (updated 4/30/2015) and Privacy Policy (updated 4/7/2015).
Copyright (c) 2015 McNaughton Newspapers, Inc., a family-owned local media company that proudly publishes the Daily Republic, Mountain Democrat, Davis Enterprise, Village Life and other community-driven publications.