Dear Annie: My husband keeps telling our sons they can do whatever they want when I tell them “no,” and that they don’t need to listen to me. He is never on my side. The kids make fun of me and call me names, and Dad doesn’t seem to care. When I insist that he […]
Local residents are invited to join Davis’ own New York Times bestselling author, John Lescroart, as he reads from and talks about his latest novel, “The Keeper,” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6. The party will be at the Davis Odd Fellows Hall, 415 Second St., and features live music by Zorelli. All are welcome […]
Each year, Cool Davis recognizes “Eco-Heroes” — Davis residents who model how to incorporate sustainable practices into their work, civic and everyday lives. Acting out of personal conviction, they are just doing “the right thing” for themselves, the community and the planet.
The Cool Davis Climate Solution Awards go to local businesses, groups or organizations for exemplary efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. As they model ways to reduce their environmental impact, they become leaders in creating options to conserve resources, reduce fossil-fuel dependence and stabilize the climate.
Davis residents Andy Jones and Kate Duren, who recently published a book of poems and essays about raising their special-needs son, will have a book release party at 8 p.m. Saturday at the John Natsoulas Gallery, 521 First St. “Where’s Jukie?” was published by Absurd Publications, a Davis-based press, and is available in Davis and […]
The city of Davis and local community groups will host a day of service on Saturday, April 26, featuring diverse projects with a common goal of creating community and a healthier, safer place in which to live and work. In April 2011, local congregations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints implemented a […]
Feb. 18, 1936 — April 1, 2014 Tapan Munroe of Davis, and a long-time resident of Moraga, died peacefully on April 1, 2014, surrounded by family, from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Tapan was born on Feb. 18, 1936, in Calcutta, India, and raised in Allahabad. He attended the University of Allahabad, majoring in chemistry and […]