1991 Blue Devils celebrate 20 years

The Davis High School Class of 1991 will celebrate its 20-year reunion on Sept. 10 at Tres Hermanas Restaurant, 805 Second St. in downtown Davis. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. with margaritas, beer and food on the patio. Then, the group will head into the dining room to “boogie down” or just hang out […]

Author takes a positive approach to bipolar disorder

NAMI Sacramento, a local branch of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will host a talk Monday, Sept. 12, by Tom Wootton titled “Bipolar In Order.” He’ll speak from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at the former SMUD Building auditorium, 6201 S St. in Sacramento. Wootton is the author of three books: “Bipolar In Order: Looking […]

‘Spell of the Beast’ staged Saturday

The Davis Art Center’s Youth Theatre production of “Spell of the Beast” will be presented at 6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Art Center, 1919 F St. A $3 donation will be collected at the door, and will be given to the American Red Cross. The show is designed for people of all ages who love […]

Creative dramatics class has openings

A few spots are still open in the Davis Art Center’s Creative Dramatics Camp, which begins Monday at the center, 1919 F St. The camp, for children ages 6-8, meets from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. next Monday through Friday. Students will use creative dramatics techniques to produce “Little Wolf,” a Native American story. All participants are guaranteed […]

Davis Ace hosts kitchen class

Davis Ace presents a free class on “Gadget Use & Recipe Reading” from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, in the Housewares Building, 240 G St. Chef Judi will give participants a better understanding of the kitchen, help them get the most from their kitchen gadgets and confidently follow any recipe. For information, call […]

Park task force meets Thursday

A meeting of the city of Davis’ Peripheral Innovation Park Task Force is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday in the Community Chambers Conference Room at City Hall, 23 Russell Blvd. The public is welcome.

Wine-tasting benefits FARM Davis

The Davis Food Co-op, 620 G St. in downtown Davis, will host a tasting of pinot noir wines from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. The cost is $1 per taste, and proceeds will benefit FARM Davis. FARM Davis reclaims public space to build community, provides services for underserved and transient populations and rehabilitates toxic land. […]

Blues Rockers play next week in West Sac

The family-oriented YoloArts Musical Tour 2011 continues with a performance by Mick Martin and the Blues Rockers from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, at the Black Box Theater in the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 Capitol Ave. in West Sacramento. The popular local band is celebrating its 25th anniversary. Toting a blend of blues, […]

Cameron recalls Parliament for London riot crisis

LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron recalled Parliament from its summer recess Tuesday and nearly tripled the number of police on the streets after three days of rioting in London blossomed into a full-blown political crisis. Cameron described the scenes of burning buildings and smashed windows in London and several other British cities […]

Pay my bill, and I’ll help pay yours

TAXING TIMES … since the folks wishing to build a new arena for the Kings keep looking our way for help, I’m willing to make a deal … if the city of Sacramento will pay my new-and-improved water bill for the next five years, I promise to attend at least one Kings game each season […]

Pets of the week

Lots of dogs and cats are waiting to be adopted at the Yolo County Animal Shelter, 2640 E. Gibson Road in Woodland. Among them is Jan (No. 97624), a 2-month-old spayed 
female, domestic short-haired brown tabby cat. Also hoping for a good home is Penny (No. 97935), a 9-month-old female apricot-and-cream miniature poodle dog. Fees […]

Governor OKs all-mail elections for Yolo

Yolo County voters will cast their ballots entirely by mail in select elections over the next seven years. Gov. Jerry Brown signed Assembly Bill 413, authored by Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Davis, into law Monday, which makes Yolo County a guinea pig for all-mail ballot elections. “It’s a double benefit,” Yamada told the Enterprise. “I think […]

Party call leads to battery arrest

Officers dispatched to quiet down a loud party early Monday morning instead found themselves in a confrontation with a combative partygoer, according to the Davis Police Department. Michael Sean Flanagan, 25, answered the door at the 909 Alvarado Ave. apartment and claimed to live there, but soon became uncooperative during the 1:20 a.m. police call, […]

Davis woman jailed following alleged assault

A Davis woman faces assault and battery charges following a Sunday morning disturbance, police said. Lt. Paul Doroshov said a motorist flagged down a patrol officer at about 1:14 a.m. after seeing an injured woman lying on the ground in the area of Fourth and L streets. The woman reported that her friend had struck […]