SBDC plans workshops on social media, more

The Small Business Development Center in Sacramento has several workshops planned this summer. For the full schedule, visit www.sbdc.net. In late summer, a Sept. 14 workshop will teach participants how to use social media to build relationships with customers. This three-hour session will cover the basics of setting up a Facebook account, how Twitter can create […]

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River City Bank names new vice president

River City Bank welcomes back Linda Konietzko as vice president, client relationship manager. From 1994 until 2005, Konietzko was financial services manager for River City Bank’s Woodland branch, charged with cultivating and managing profitable, multi-product business relationships. In her new role as vice president, client relationship manager, Konietzko will be responsible for providing River City […]

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Edward Jones offices support school supply drive

The four Edward Jones financial advisers in Davis are supporting Davis Bridge Educational Foundation by using their branch offices as drop-off locations for a school supply drive. Local residents may help those less fortunate in the community by bringing items to the Edward Jones branch offices June 20 to July 29 during regular business hours. […]

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Sutter members among ‘elite’ of CA physician groups

Sutter Medical Foundation, which serves Yolo County and the surrounding region, was among four Sutter Medical Network members recently rated as “elite” or “commendable” by the California Association of Physician Groups in its annual Standards of Excellence survey, a news release said. Sutter Medical Network members recognized with an “elite” rating: * Brown & Toland Physicians […]

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Acura TSX: The ‘just right’ option

The sport sedan category is one of the best; cars that can do it all, from hauling kids to school to picking up groceries to carving corners. But, as with most things, once manufacturers figured out that people like something, they figure that more is probably better. So we’ve ended up with 400-horsepower (or more) […]

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County real estate sales

Address        Sale Price Davis (95616) 556 S. Campus Way     $357,000 1206 Garrison St.     393,000 927 Bienville St.     438,500 2310 Glacier Pl.     590,000 Davis (95618) 838 San Tomas St.     $330,000 2005 Regis Dr.     449,000 2919 Bellows Ct.     900,000 Woodland […]

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E-books available now at independent bookstores

The Avid Reader welcomes visitors to a free open house at 4 p.m. Sunday to learn about the basics of e-readers and Google eBooks.There will be demonstrations of various e-readers, and visitors can learn how to purchase their first Google eBook from The Avid Reader website. Light refreshments will be served, and three lucky people […]

Comcast launches Internet safety services

Comcast Corp. announced that it has introduced new Internet safety solutions and resources for its Xfinity Internet customers for no additional fee. Timed to coincide with Internet Safety Month, the company’s new desktop application, called the Constant Guard Protection Suite, valued at $360, helps customers secure their personal and financial information from cyber criminals, a […]

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Lyon welcomes new Realtor

Realtor Katharine Rush has recently joined Lyon Real Estate’s Woodland office where she works with buyers, sellers and first-time home buyers throughout the Sacramento area. Rush is new to the real estate industry. Before joining Lyon, Rush worked in the education field. Rush earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology from UC Riverside.

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County real estate sales

Address      Sale Price Davis (95616) 3218 Morro Bay Ave. $299,500 651 Arthur St. 447,000 1633 Hampton Dr. 617,500 Davis (95618) 1806 Birch Ln. $310,000 2962 Audubon Cir. 518,000 Woodland (95695) 880 Lexington Way $197,000 900 Notre Dame Dr. 250,000 Woodland (95776) 1075 Leake Cir. $172,283 1879 Gable Dr. 189,800 2575 Allen Cir. 247,000 […]

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Yolo Federal hosts business loan workshop

Yolo Federal Credit Union will present a free workshop, “Securing a Business Loan,” from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, at 2171 Cowell Blvd., Davis. The session will include guest speakers from the Small Business Development Center and Small Business Administration. Seating is limited. To RSVP for this workshop, contact the Yolo Federal workshop […]

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Morse Remodeling open house set Sunday

Morse Remodeling plans an open house from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at its showroom, 2860 W. Covell Blvd., Suite 3, in West Davis. Area residents who are thinking about updating a kitchen or renovating a bathroom are welcome to drop in during this time to talk with Morse’s professional remodeling team, including its award-winning […]

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Chamber mixer to highlight local foods

In an effort to show that good health starts with farm-fresh food, Sutter Davis Hospital, the Davis Farmers Market and the Davis Farm to School Program have teamed up to present the Davis Chamber of Commerce mixer on Thursday. The mixer runs from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the meditation garden at Sutter Davis Hospital, […]

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Travis Credit Union offers teen financial boot camp

Teens can sign up for a free, half-day boot camp to learn about making financial decisions to get the things they want like a car or new cell phone, save money for college and not go deep into debt. The boot camp will be offered twice — from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesdays, June 29 […]

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