Davis woman arrested after allegedly threatening officer

Davis police arrested a local woman early Wednesday morning after she allegedly threatened an officer. Foot patrol officers encountered Stacey Lynn Perry at about 1:10 a.m. in the area of Corona Drive and Equador Place. Lt. Paul Doroshov said Perry was wanted on an outstanding drug warrant and was taken into custody. During the arrest, […]

Grocery Outlet hosts fundraiser for STEAC

Grocery Outlet will host a fundraiser for STEAC, the Short-Term Emergency Aid Committee, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the Davis store, 1800 E. Eighth St. From 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., there will be free coffee and pastries. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., a hot dog-and-soda combination will be sold. All […]

Davis PD selling new drug and alcohol screening kits

Parents who are concerned that their child may be using drugs or alcohol have a new tool at their disposal, thanks to the Davis Police Department. The department is selling more affordable and more accurate home kits that will screen for seven different drugs as well as for alcohol, according to youth intervention specialist Trease […]

Learn golf, vegetarian cooking in city classes

The city of Davis Community Services Department is offering two special interest classes for adults beginning next week: * Golf lessons: Beginning and intermediate level golfers ages 18 and older can learn the game from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, Aug. 2-18, at Wildhorse Golf Course, 2323 Rockwell Drive. The fee is $90, […]

Linguica breakfast planned by Cabrillo Civic Club

The Yolo County Cabrillo Civic Club No. 26 will host a linguica breakfast from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at Holy Rosary Church’s Tumulty Hall, 575 California St. in Woodland. The menu features linguica sausage, Portuguese sweet bread, special scrambled eggs and hash browns, fruit, juice and coffee. Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 […]

Sign up for fundraising Pedro Party by Tuesday

The Yolo County Cabrillo Civic Club No. 26 will hold a special Pedro Party on Saturday, Aug. 6, to help support the Yolo Hospice. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and lunch is served at noon in the Holy Cross Room at the Holy Rosary Community Center, 575 California St. in Woodland. The games will begin […]

Community TV studio gets a complete upgrade

Special to The Enterprise The television studio is stacked with towers of old equipment, rolled-up carpets, boxes and massive coils of cabling. The studio’s control room sports bare walls, patched and scuffed from 15 years of constant use. Wires and cables snake off to indeterminate places, and overall there’s a feeling of … excitement! OK, […]

Last forum on water rates is Thursday

A series of informational forums on proposed increases in Davis water rates will wrap up Thursday evening. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. at the Wildhorse Golf Club clubhouse, 2323 Rockwell Drive. It is free and open to the public. The city is proposing increases to sewer, sanitary sewer and water rates. Water rates may triple […]

Author discusses obesity on radio

“How She Really Does It,” a radio talk show hosted by Koren Motekaitis, airs live from 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays on KDRT 95.7 FM or on the web at www.howshereallydoesit.com. This week’s guest is Elyse Resch, co-author of “Intuitive Eating.” The book is about nuturing your body rather than starving it, which encourages natural weight […]

Can you give them a home?

Polly, a 7-month-old female German shorthair/pit bull mix, and Frisco, a handsome and friendly 1-year-old neutered male purebred Rottweiler, are two of more than 45 dogs available for adoption through Rotts of Friends Animal Rescue from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday. The adoption event takes place at 29 Palms Pet Resort, 34505 County Road 29, […]

Crashes injure two drivers

Two motorists were injured this week in solo vehicle crashes, according to Davis police. Carol Sconyers, 79, of Davis, struck a brick wall in a parking lot in the 300 block of G Street shortly after 1 p.m. Monday after her foot accidentally slipped off her car’s brake and hit the gas pedal, Lt. Paul […]

For the record

Due to incorrect information provided to The Enterprise, a story in Tuesday’s paper wrongly reported that Ernest Meredith was hospitalized Sunday for injuries suffered in a two-bicycle crash on County Road 29A. The person hospitalized was David Fujimo, 55, of El Macero.

Council hires new Davis city manager

Steve Pinkerton, city manager of Manteca, has been chosen to take the reins at Davis City Hall, the City Council announced Tuesday night. Pinkerton’s hiring is contingent on the formal contract approval process, Davis Mayor Joe Krovoza said. Pinkerton, 51, was the council’s unanimous selection following a nationwide search that included pre-screening of 84 candidates […]

Analysts: Senate plan saves $2.2 trillion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Budget analysts said Wednesday that a Senate Democratic plan to reduce the deficit and increase the nation’s borrowing authority would save $2.2 trillion over a decade, more than a rival House Republican proposal but less than promised. With both bills stuck in neutral, Congress, financial markets and the public remained on edge […]