Fleet Feet Sports: ‘From the couch to the finish line’

Fleet Feet Sports of Davis has been open for barely a minute on a Monday morning, and the small store is already bustling. A customer browses running socks amid racks of workout wear. Another admires the shelves of shoes that cover the walls almost to the ceiling. And two customers sit on benches at the back of the […]

Yolo County real estate sales

Davis (95616) 2128 Bueno Dr. 7     $230,000 2145 Bella Casa St.     317,000 1101 Arthur St.     380,000 716 Bianco Ct.     440,500 1121 Auburn Dr.     470,000 618 Villanova Dr.     475,000 1917 Drexel Dr.     480,000 3490 Oyster Bay Ave.     490,000 713 Mulberry […]

August 24, 2014 | Posted in Business | Tagged ,

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, Aug. 12, at her office, 4627 Fermi Place, Suite 130, in Davis. The coffee club is an informal gathering whereby Edward Jones financial advisers provide an update on the stock market and the economy […]

Budget Masters help manage family finances

Local residents are invited to learn how to manage their monthly budget and achieve their financial goals through Budget Masters. Monthly meetings run from 6 to 6:45 p.m. on the second Tuesday at 200 B St., Suite G, in downtown Davis. The next meeting will be Tuesday. Call 530-758-6230 for more information and registration.

Marrone Bio Innovations revenue drops, COO resigns

Davis-based Marrone Bio Innovations announced Thursday that its second-quarter revenues plunged from $4.5 million in 2013 to $3.6 million in 2014. Company officials blamed the drop on adverse weather in its growing regions but said the losses were partially offset by the success of its new product Venerate, which began shipments and sold out all available inventory […]

Local firm gains national recognition

West Yost Associates, based in Davis, has been ranked one of the “Best Firms to Work For” by CE (Civil Engineering) News. With firms from across the nation competing for “Best Firm” 2014, West Yost ranked in the top 10 for civil engineering firms of all sizes throughout the United States. Each year, civil and structural […]

Car Care: Good habits to keep teens safe on the road

No one starts their day anticipating getting into a car crash. But it only takes one time of riding in a vehicle without buckling up for a life to be changed forever. Motor vehicle crashes are the number one killer of teens in the U.S. Fatalities are split almost equally between teen drivers and passengers. […]

Coffee and shawarma scene heating up

I have confirmed that Temple Fine Coffee and Tea is coming to downtown Davis. CEO Sean Kohmescher said they’ve been “working on a space for a year and a half,” but he wants to keep the details a surprise. Although he and the developer would not officially confirm a location, all clues point to the […]

Big 2015 Chevy Tahoe remains a rare breed of SUV

The Associated Press The big, 2015 Tahoe sport utility vehicle is thriving at Chevrolet, thanks to updated styling, a more powerful V-8, improved second-row legroom, more towing capacity and new features. Evidently, fuel mileage — a combined city/highway rating of 18 mpg — isn’t a deal breaker for buyers. Mileage improved just 1 mile per […]

International agri-tech firm opens doors in Davis

A global agri-tech firm will establish its research headquarters in Davis this fall, joining Marrone Bio Innovations, Arcadia Biosciences and others to make Davis a burgeoning biotech hub. Agrinos, a Norwegian-based firm that develops microbial fertilizers, expects to finish construction on its new East Davis research and development headquarters in October. Hiring of local leadership […]

Personal Shopper: Take my quiz and recharge — at Cindy’s

It’s a question life asks us on a regular cycle: When all hell breaks loose, you’re more likely to: A) Pray, meditate and seek the comfort of loved ones; B) Exercise, eat right and get more sleep; C) Engage in a boatload of indulgent behavior. For me, the correct answer is C. As if there […]

Grand Cherokee: A grand, and long, ride

The Associated Press The flagship of the Jeep line — the five-passenger Grand Cherokee sport utility vehicle — is both a grand and high-mileage traveler for 2014. The roomy interior can be luxuriously appointed with stitched leather seats, panoramic sunroof, suede-like ceiling material and a Blu-Ray rear entertainment system with two video screens. But that’s not […]

Snow on G Street? It’s a sweet thing

It may be summer, but that hasn’t slowed the flow of business news in Davis. And soon, shaved snow will bring sweet rewards. The addition of the cool dessert cafe Vampire Penguin is one story in a flurry of news coming from G Street. These pertain to The Depot Building at Second and G streets, and Court ’N […]