Yolo Hospice: Listening is at the core of grieving

Yolo Hospice bereavement staff particularly, but also the nurses, social workers and spiritual care counselors, are considered experts on coping with grief because of their training and through their personal experience in hospice. Every year, Yolo Hospice cares for about 540 patients with life-limiting illness. The Yolo Hospice staff grows close to, works with and […]

DHS group hosts golf tourney

The Davis High School Blue & White Foundation invites golfers to play in the group’s ninth annual golf tournament. The tourney takes place Saturday, and features a four-person scramble format with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. The tournament takes place at Wildhorse Golf Course, 2323 Rockwell Drive in East Davis. The event will include […]

Cops: Home-invasion report was false

Woodland police announced Friday that Thursday’s report of a teen being held at gunpoint in a home invasion was false. At about 4:30 p.m. Thursday, officers were dispatched to a robbery at an apartment in the 200 block of North College Street and found two suspects walking in the 700 block of Court Street holding the […]

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Program to educate seniors about public transportation

Details What: Travel Training program event When: 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, April 27 Where: Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. When seniors or those with disabilities are forced to hang up the car keys for good, the ability to get from Point A to Point B — especially alone — begins to wane. To help folks […]

Dunning speaks to Taxpayers Association

The Yolo County Taxpayers Association Annual Dinner will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Hotel Woodland, 436 Main St. in downtown Woodland. The featured speaker is Davis Enterprise columnist Bob Dunning. The dinner costs $40 per person. For more information or to reserve a seat, call 530-753-7529 or email yolocountytaxpayers@gmail.com.

Origami lovers will gather April 27

The Davis Origami Group will meet from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27, in the Blanchard Room at the Stephens Branch library, 315 E. 14th St. in Davis. First-time folders and more advanced folders are welcome. The first hourwill be geared for beginners. For more information, email andrew.hudson13@gmail.com or call 530-753-6093.

School board pulls back on reconfiguration, looks at bigger picture

The Davis school board largely backpedaled Thursday from the idea of putting ninth-graders on high school campuses, assuaging a growing concern in the community over imminent reconfiguration. Instead, the board unanimously directed Superintendent Winfred Roberson to compile a list of consultants who could help the board map out a “district action plan” that would guide […]

One bombing suspect killed, another still on the loose

WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — The two suspects in the Boston Marathon bombing killed an MIT police officer and hurled explosives at police in a car chase and gun battle overnight that left one of them dead and his brother on the loose, authorities said today as thousands of officers swarmed the streets in a manhunt […]

Bob Dunning: Maybe we can get the old spirit back

FLOATING ALONG … as you may have read in this very newspaper under the byline of Anne Ternus-Bellamy, several neighborhoods in our town are busily engaged in a friendly float-building contest for Saturday’s Picnic Day Parade … while only two neighborhoods, Central Davis and East Davis, took the challenge to build floats this year, I’m […]

Search planned for missing Davis man

UPDATE: The search for Daniel Thompson has been postponed to 9 a.m. Saturday, starting at the Putah Creek Cafe in Winters and extending along Highway 128 toward Lake Berryessa, friends say. Friends of a missing Davis man, Daniel Brian Thompson, plan to conduct a search for him today along one of his favorite biking routes. […]

Rummage sale benefits preschool

Community members are invited to a rummage sale from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 27, to benefit the Davis Community Church Nursery School. The sale will take place in the big yard area at the corner of Fifth and C streets, across from Central Park. More than 50 families will contribute children’s clothing, toys […]

Community Band collaborates with history department

The Woodland Community Band will perform a patriotic salute, “Gettysburg at One Hundred and Fifty Years,” at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Pioneer High School Auditorium, 1400 Pioneer Ave. in Woodland. KCRA Channel 3 sportscaster Del Rodgers will recite President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation during the performance of Aaron Copland’s “Lincoln Portrait.” Tickets are $8 general […]

For the record

A photo caption in Thursday’s Enterprise misidentified Davis High School long jumper Elizabeth Salomon. We regret the error.

Davis Art Center calls for volunteers

Are you interested in having fun and gaining experience while contributing to the community? The Davis Art Center is seeking volunteers for a variety of diverse projects, large and small. Volunteers can help with fundraisers, such as the upcoming Tour de Cluck; assist in an art class with young children; pitch in with office tasks; […]