Calling, downloading applications and surfing the Web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers, thanks to a new cell site in Sacramento, the company announced. The sites expand 3G wireless coverage and capacity along Interstate 80 and Mace Boulevard in Davis as well as areas in Rancho […]
The Woodland thrift store operated by Yolo Hospice was scheduled to close this summer, but will now remain open under new ownership, the agency announced. Yolo Hospice had considered the closure temporary and promised it would be exploring all options for the store. The Yolo Wayfarer Center, a Woodland nonprofit that helps the homeless, has […]
Suburban Newspapers of America has named McNaughton Newspapers’ digital team as Innovators of the Year for their inventive use of open-source software and sleek website redesign. SNA is a nonprofit, professional trade association serving the suburban and community newspaper industry. McNaughton Newspapers owns The Davis Enterprise, Mountain Democrat in Placerville and Daily Republic in Fairfield. […]
The Davis Chamber of Commerce plans a mixer from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Rostini Italian Kitchen, 1411 W. Covell Blvd. in The Marketplace shopping center. The mixer offers an opportunity for networking. Refreshments and appetizers will be served. For more information, call the Chamber at (530) 756-5160 or visit www.davischamber.com.
Davis-based AgraQuest Inc. has announced that its Sonata fungicide has been approved for use on apples, onions and strawberries in Brazil. Sonata will be launched for the 2011 crop season in Brazil and sold through its distribution partner Iharabras. AgraQuest and Iharabras will collaborate to add more crops to the label over the next several […]
The Small Business Development Center will offer a workshop on Wednesday, Sept. 14, on using social media to promote your business. This session will run from 1 to 4 p.m. at the SBDC, 1410 Ethan Way, Sacramento. The three-hour workshop will cover: * Basics of setting up a Facebook fan page and provide tips on how […]
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Marc Thompson, a mortgage planner with UMAX Mortgage, will host a free financial workshop on Wednesday that teaches Davis parents how to make wise money decisions and then share those strategies with their children. The “Save or Spend It” workshop is part of the Davis Parent Financial Workshop Series, which helps parents and grandparents teach […]
Curves of Davis, part of the women’s fitness club chain, announced that it will support the American Cancer Society by participating in one of its signature fundraising events, Relay For Life. The event will take place at Emerson Junior High School this weekend, from 10 a.m. Saturday to 10 a.m. Sunday. This is the fifth […]
Sacramento/Yolo Mutual Housing Association recently hired Mariano Jauco as lead organizer. In his new position, Jauco will supervise six community organizers who work with two to three Mutual Housing properties in Sacramento and Yolo counties. As well as being the management contact, he will provide coaching and training in building community across the many cultures […]
Sponsorships are still available for the Davis Chamber of Commerce’s Touchdown Tournament at Wildhorse Golf Club on Friday, Sept. 16. For more information about sponsorship, or signing up to play golf, call the Chamber at (530) 756-5160 or drop by the office at 604 Third St. in downtown Davis.
A new solar power group has been established in Davis to solve the No. 1 market barrier to mainstream solar panel installation: cost. Spearhead Solar recently launched “Solarize Davis” to accelerate the adoption of residential solar projects in Davis. So far, 30 people have become members. By utilizing group purchasing power, similar to the popular group […]
Honda sells around 20,000 Civics each month, second only to their Accord. Since its introduction in 1973, Honda has sold 8.8 million Civics just in the United States alone. With those numbers, the Civic is critical to Honda’s bottom line, and, for 2012, Honda has completely redesigned the ninth-generation Civic. The Civic enjoys a reputation […]
Golfers are invited to save the date — Friday, Sept. 16 — for the annual Davis Chamber of Commerce golf tournament. The event will take place on a Friday this year instead of Monday, and the price has been reduced by $30, to $120 per player. The tournament, to be played at Wildhorse Golf Course, […]