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Thursday, April 24, 2014
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Author Archive: Tanya Perez

Are we there yet?: Self-reflections of a would-be stage mom

I’ve recently had to evaluate my, ahem, above-average interest in my son’s garage band and ask myself the hard question: Am I a stage mom? A quick Google search of “stage mom” gave a glimpse of shudder-worthy listings: “15 Signs You Might Be a Stage Mom,” from Backstage.com, which included images of Voldemort and words […]

Are we there yet?: A letter from jail

At least once a week at The Enterprise, we get a letter from the Yolo County jail. The envelopes are distinctive in that they always come from Tony Diaz Drive in Woodland, they always have an ID number after the sender’s name and they are always written in pencil. My boss, Debbie Davis, knows I […]

What’s happening for youths

Friday * Davis Parent University continues its lecture series with an appearance by best-selling author John O’Sullivan, who will talk about youth sports and raising high-achieving athletes in a positive atmosphere. The lecture is from 7 to 9 p.m. in the Brunelle Performance Hall, 315 W. 14th St. Davis Parent University lectures are free and […]

DHS skiers win state championship

Last week, Davis High School sent 17 athletes to the state championships, where they raced against the top skiers from 32 schools throughout California. And once again, DHS came out on top, winning the California Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation state championship, not a small feat for a flat-land school competing against ski powerhouses […]

Are we there yet?: Observations from the dog park

I’ve been a dog park attendee for 20-plus years, but it’s only in the past few months have I formed some bitter opinions. Keep in mind that the following is about my particular experiences at the dog park; this is not a news article. When my husband and I lived in Richmond, Va., with our […]

DHS skiers are state championship-bound

Seventeen Davis High School athletes are waxing their skis and sharpening their edges in preparation for the pinnacle of their season: the California Nevada Interscholastic Ski and Snowboard Federation state championships. The Blue Devil qualifiers will face the best slalom and giant slalom racers from more than 30 schools throughout California when they hit the […]

DHS ski wins final race of the season, division

In a season of difficult and dry conditions, Thursday’s slalom race at Sugar Bowl was the strangest of the year for the Davis High ski team. Instead of the short, slushy courses they’ve regularly faced, the Blue Devils contended with fog, mist and wind that necessitated consolidating the two-run race into one. The race already […]

Check out Sacramento Fashion Week

Twelve designers will show their original designs in fashion events around Sacramento between Sunday, Feb. 16, and Saturday, Feb. 22. Details for Sacha Laurin’s collection are below. What: Spring/summer showcase When: Friday, Feb. 21 Time: 6-10 p.m. Where: California Auto Museum, 2200 Front St., Sacramento How much: Tickets range from $50 to $125 and benefit […]

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