Arcadia Biosciences hires new CFO

Arcadia Biosciences Inc., a Davis-based agricultural technology company, has hired a new chief financial officer. Thomas P. O’Neil brings more than 20 years of finance and operations experience in private and large public companies in the United States and around the world to his new position. Before joining Arcadia, O’Neil was the CFO of Sorbent […]

New buzz in store for bar space

The owners of ChickPeas think Anderson Plaza needs a caffeine fix. They plan to open a coffeehouse called Coffee Shots in the West Covell Boulevard center. Mike and Ilanit “Valerie” Ben Namer once owned a coffee shop in Israel. In August, they opened ChickPeas, which serves quick and tasty Middle Eastern food. They have a […]

Best-selling Sienna gets new look

Toyota’s Sienna, the best-selling family van in the country this year, has refreshed styling, stiffened vehicle structure, more safety equipment and new features for 2015. The Sienna’s new “Driver Easy Speak” feature helps parents be heard by children, or other passengers, in the second and third row of seats. It transmits the driver’s voice through […]

It’s game over for Memorial Union arcade

It’s the end of an era for UC Davis’ Memorial Union Games Area. The arcade games and pool table were sold on Wednesday. It is all part of the Memorial Union Renewal project, which begins March 23. Matt Facile, director of building services for Campus Recreation and Unions, told UCD’s Dateline that the token-operated games […]

Nugget Markets, Edward Jones honored as among nation’s best employers

For the 10th consecutive year, family-owned and -operated Nugget Markets has been named to Fortune magazine’s national listing of the “100 Best Companies to Work For,” ranking No. 26. The financial services firm Edward Jones ranked No. 6 on the 2015 list, its 16th appearance. There are four Edward Jones financial advisers working in Davis […]

Rob White: Davis can solve the local broadband crisis

The draft Yolo Broadband Strategic Plan was presented to the Davis City Council at its meeting Tuesday. The plan is the culmination of almost a year’s worth of effort by representatives from throughout Yolo County, including each of the four cities. Working with a national consultant on the assessment activities, the agencies surveyed a sample from each […]

Talk stocks at Stiver’s coffee club

Carolyn Stiver, an Edward Jones financial adviser in Davis, welcomes community members at a coffee club gathering at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, at her office, 4627 Fermi Place, Suite 130, in Davis. The coffee club, held the second Tuesday of each month, is an informal gathering whereby Edward Jones financial advisers provide an update on […]

Budget Masters helps manage finances

Join Budget Masters and learn how to manage your monthly budget and achieve your financial goals. Newcomers are always welcome. Monthly meetings are on the second Tuesday of each month from 6 to 6:45 p.m. The next meeting is Tuesday, March 10, in the Manzanita Room at the Hallmark Inn, 110 F St. in downtown Davis. This is […]

Honey, we shrank the SUV — and Europe loves it

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — In Europe, SUV now stands for: Shrinking Utility Vehicle. An array of small sport utility vehicles is going on display this week at the Geneva International Motor Show. Automakers are piling into the segment as one of the best hopes for growth in a still-weak European market. Consumers like the higher […]

Zebra Code partners with Davis Downtown on Web development course

Zebra Code, a local startup company, is offering a full-stack Web development course that teaches how to build, code and deploy data-driven Web applications on the cloud. The course begins April 2 and meets each Thursday evening 6 to 10 p.m. for nine weeks at Davis Roots, 604 Second St. in downtown Davis. It targets […]

Yolo County real estate sales

Davis (95616) 2923 Coho Pl.     $668,500 Davis (95618) 1720 Monarch Ln.     $337,000 1413 Buckeye Ln.     445,500 1206 Farragut Cir.     450,000 1335 Via Colonna Ter.     461,000 1900 Manet Pl.     519,000 802 San Tomas St.     629,000 3806 Del Valle Pl.     900,000 5328 Rogers […]

Yolo Federal Credit Union honored for supporting business education

Yolo Federal Credit Union was recently recognized by the Woodland Chamber of Commerce at the 84th annual installation dinner, receiving the Business Education Award for its commitment to students in Yolo County. “We have a long history of serving the needs of our community,” said Jenee Rawlings, president/CEO of the credit union. “We believe to make a […]

March 01, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Car Care: Simple DIY steps to protect your car through all seasons

Special to The Enterprise There is much to love about the nuances of the changing seasons. Through-out the year, it’s important to protect your vehicle from the great outdoors. Your car needs to be prepared for the varying weather ahead. Here are a few easy DIY projects to keep your car looking new and running […]

February 27, 2015 | Posted in Automotive | Tagged ,