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 ,

Online store will celebrate, mock People’s Republic of Davis

As Davis residents, we know our town has a quirky side. Shelley Dunning wants us to wear that with pride — perhaps on a T-shirt, bumper sticker or poster. Dunning will unveil The Davis Store and Free Museum on April 1 (no foolin’). The planned e-commerce site is http://thedavisstore.com. Merchandise will laud some of the fodder […]

March 01, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Nissan’s Z remains an affordable performer

Thank you, Yutaka Katayama. Katayama, who died last week at age 105, was the executive who renamed the sports car Nissan exported to the United States in the late 1960s. It had been called the Fairlady, and nothing against “My Fair Lady,” but it wasn’t an appealing name for a sports car in America. The […]

February 27, 2015 | Posted in Automotive | Tagged ,

Caffé Italia dancing to a new menu

Caffé Italia has a new menu, and is transitioning to a new name​. “Not to worry … everything is the same … except for the name!” its Facebook page says. Kevin and Shar Katz also own Dancing Tomato Caffé in Yuba City. The Davis menu highlights the restaurant as a family dining, coffee shop, pizzeria, bar […]

February 22, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Woodland designers honored by Houzz

The Home Improvements Group of Woodland has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for design by Houzz, an online platform for home remodeling and design. The 20-year-old kitchen and bath design/build firm was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly users comprise the Houzz community. Winners will receive a “Best Of Houzz 2015” badge on […]

February 22, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Yolo FCU staff help make a difference

A team of staff members from the Yolo Federal Credit Union spent a morning recently volunteering at the Yolo Food Bank to fill and prepare boxes of food for local schools and partnering agencies. The volunteer group was organized by Yolo FCU staff member Megan Price, who recently joined the board of United Way of […]

February 22, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Acura revamps midsized sedan

Acura has recently shuffled their vehicle lineup. Instead of the TL and the TSX, now there’s a midsize sports sedan called TLX. Positioned between the entry level ILX and the top-of-the line RLX, the TLX is a great compromise and it is actually very close to last year’s TL in dimensions. It’s about 4 inches shorter and […]

February 20, 2015 | Posted in Automotive | Tagged ,

Arcadia Biosciences Inc. is going public

Local seeds of commerce are sprouting as another Davis business, Arcadia Biosciences Inc. announced Tuesday that it has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. That makes Arcadia the second Davis company to go public in the past two years, following Marrone Bio […]

February 19, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Yolo County real estate sales

Davis (95616) 1335 Duke Dr.     $299,000 602 12th St.     402,000 2206 Glacier Dr.     454,000 Davis (95618) 3202 Monte Vista Pl.     $495,000 2032 Bearden St.     670,000 1315 Fig Pl.     895,000 Woodland (95695) 52 W Elliot St. 56     $140,000 212 Williams St.     […]

February 22, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Carbahal and Company adds new accountant

Patricia Maciel of Woodland recently joined the Davis-based accounting firm Carbahal & Company, as a staff accountant. Maciel started her new role on Jan. 21. She specializes in tax and accounting services. For the past four years, she was a staff accountant for Woodland CPA Michael Campos. Other prior experience includes independent accounting and bookkeeping […]

February 15, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Realtor marks first decade with donations

To celebrate her 10th year in real estate, Davis Realtor Heather Barnes pledged to donate 10 percent of her 2014 commissions to charity. And 10 local nonprofits, chosen by her clients, are the beneficiaries. Barnes, an agent with Coldwell Banker Doug Arnold Real Estate, donated a total of $4,014, distributed among these charities: Soroptimist International of […]

February 15, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

Companies announce milestone for water-use-efficient rice

Science developed in Davis may help feed millions of hungry people in Asia. Arcadia Biosciences Inc., a Davis-based ag tech company, and Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Co. Ltd., a seed company in Southeast Asia, have announced a milestone in the development of water-use-efficient rice. Arcadia received a significant but undisclosed payment for this milestone, a news release said. […]

February 15, 2015 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,