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Kim Orendor

UC Davis athletics: The Aggies will fit you to a T(-shirt)

The city of Davis and UC Davis have had a long and illustrious relationship. It’s hard to to take three steps in downtown Davis without running into someone — young and old alike — wearing a UCD T-shirt or hoodie. And just like the shops have Aggie apparel to fit all fans, the athletic squads […]

September 25, 2013 | Posted in Welcome to Davis | Tagged ,

Former Enterprise sports editor writes book on 49ers

Writing a 600-word story about the San Francisco 49ers is nothing for a sports writer with decades of experience. However, writing a book with 100 vignettes about one of the NFL’s most popular teams is not as easy task, but that’s exactly the one Daniel Brown gave himself. Brown, a former sports editor at The […]

August 25, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Genevieve Costello: a life lived well

Genevieve Costello’s love of life poured out into the way she played basketball for UC Davis, laughed uncontrollably with friends and lived until her final moment. The point guard from San Diego led the Aggies from 2005 to 2009 with a light-hearted fierceness. But on May 7, less than a month after Costello was diagnosed with […]

May 29, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

UCD student’s film debuts at the Varsity

In the know What: “Part-Time Thief” Where: Varsity Theatre, 616 Second St. When: 10:45 p.m. Saturday Tickets: $5 Rating: There is no official rating, but director Stephen Leung say PG to PG-13. It is not violent or dark. Stephen Leung is a typical senior majoring in biology/chemistry at UC Davis. However, he has another side – […]

May 15, 2013 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

Gymnastics wraps up season at NCAA Regional

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Senior Katie Yamamura scored a 9.825 on vault while junior Anna Shumaker finished close behind with a 9.800 in that event, highlighting UC Davis action at the NCAA Corvallis Region women’s gymnastics championship hosted by Oregon State at Gill Coliseum on Saturday. Saturday’s regional concludes a successful season for the UCD women’s gymnastics […]

April 07, 2013 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Tastings to benefit organic farming foundation

The Davis Food Co-op, 620 G St. in downtown Davis, will host wine and beer tastings in April, May and June to benefit the Organic Farming Research Foundation. The first beer tasting is from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. The cost is $1 per taste, or $5 to taste the slate. The Organic Farming Research […]

April 05, 2013 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

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March 19, 2013 | Posted in Media Post

April guitar performance canceled

The Davis Art Center’s April 19 classical guitar ensemble series performance by Duo SF has been canceled. A member of the group is unable to perform due to injury. Instead, the Art Center will host Black Cedar on June 14. The next concert in the series will be contemporary ensemble Quarteto Nuevo at 8 p.m. Friday, […]

March 19, 2013 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

Rick Estrin & The Nightcats bring award-winning blues to The Palms

Sacramento-based Rick Estrin & The Nightcats will bring their harmonica- and guitar-driven blues to The Palms Playhouse at 8:30 p.m. Friday. Tickets are $20. Singer/harmonica player/songwriter Estrin ranks among the top harp players in the blues world. His work on the reeds is at once deep in the tradition of harmonica masters Sonny Boy Williamson […]

February 27, 2013 | Posted in Arts | Tagged ,

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