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Emergency landing

A small airplane makes an emergency landing Monday near the UC Davis Airport after running out of fuel, according to UCD police and fire officials. Two people were aboard the single-engine plane, which landed at about 2:15 p.m. on a dirt access road in an agricultural area east of the airport, which is in the western […]

May 26, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Honoring the fallen on Memorial Day

Local residents joined people around the country in expressing the thanks of a grateful nation at Memorial Day ceremonies Monday.

In Davis, several hundred people flocked to the Davis Cemetery, 820 Pole Line Road, on a sunny morning to pay tribute to military members who made the ultimate sacrifice — giving their lives in service to their country.

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6949, led by post commander Jay Brookman, hosted the ceremony in collaboration with the Davis Cemetery District.

Performers included the Davis Brass Ensemble …

Davis’ Cup runneth over

Saturday was opening day for the largest AYSO-only tournament on the West Coast — the Davis World Cup. The three-day event features more than 1,700 players, 300-plus local volunteers, 1,100 referees and 338 games on 20 fields at five different venues throughout Davis. Each of the teams is given a FIFA country to represent. 0524WorldCup2W 0524WorldCup3W 0524WorldCupW […]

May 24, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

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