The 12th annual Davis César Chávez celebration will begin at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Central Park, weather permitting, during the Davis Farmers Market. The free event, to take place on the Rotary Stage near the children’s carousel, is sponsored by the Davis Human Relations Commission. Community members, especially children and families, are invited to attend. […]
What kind of fun can two people have in Yolo County with $25? You’ll be pleasantly surprised.
The Enterprise sent five staff members out with this mission, and they came back with a variety of ideas for cheap dates.
From sports — both playing and watching — to art, music and tasty food, a good time was had by all, including a canine companion.
Read on for our suggestions on how to have fun for 25 bucks …
Allison Scull and Victor Martin’s acoustic jazz-soul performance is Saturday, March 31, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Rominger West Winery, 4602 Second St. in Davis. An incorrect date was published Friday.
The city of Davis and the Cool Davis Initiative are in the final preparation stage for the start of the Cool California Challenge which begins April 1. All those interested in helping make Davis the “coolest city in California” are invited to gather Wednesday from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Fireside Room at Davis […]
SACRAMENTO (AP) — California’s process for teacher layoffs needs to be revamped because it’s too costly and school districts are sending more pink slips than necessary, according to a report released Thursday by the Legislative Analyst’s Office. The number of full-time teachers has dropped by 32,000 since 2007-08, a result of budget cuts. Legislative Analyst […]
Volunteers are being recruited for the Suicide Prevention and Crisis Services of Yolo County’s crisis line. Training runs from April 19 to May 17. Volunteers undergo a 36-hour training program in which they develop the skills needed to manage issues of depression, suicide, family relationship conflicts and mental illness. Initially, volunteers serve six hours per […]
Jon Li’s interview program, “What’s Going On?,” will focus on ASUCD’s Unitrans bus service on Wednesday. The show airs from 5 to 6 p.m. on Davis Community Television’s public access Channel 15. “We will look at the 40-year history of the partnership between the UCD students and the city of Davis,” a news release said.
A new chair yoga class will be offered from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays starting April 5 at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. Classes are conducted while sitting on and standing next to a chair. This is the perfect class for beginners. “It is an opportunity to feel the body relax to your […]
What would you do if you found a raptor nestling that could not fly? And let’s say the nest it fell from was 40 to 50 feet up in a Canary pine? Or what if you found an injured raptor — a bird of prey such as a hawk, eagle, owl or falcon? In our community, […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales of U.S. new homes fell for a second straight month in February. But prices surged to their highest level in eight months, suggesting builders anticipate more demand in the months ahead. The Commerce Department says new-home sales fell 1.6 percent last month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 313,000 homes. […]
ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI denounced the drug-fueled violence wracking Mexico and urged Cubans to use dialogue to find new models to replace Marxism as he began a pilgrimage Friday that will take him to both countries. Benedict spoke to reporters after breakfast aboard a special Alitalia flight carrying him to […]
WOODLAND — Angie was 13 years old when she put out the call for “anyone in the 916/530 area code” in an online chatroom. She quickly got a response Jason Stephen Sigur, a Dunnigan resident 22 years her senior. They exchanged phone numbers and texted one another for an hour and a half that day. […]
WOODLAND — Yolo County’s two judicial candidates faced off publicly for the first time Thursday before their colleagues in the legal community. A key issue of debate: Does one area of legal expertise better qualify a person for a seat on the judicial bench? Yolo Superior Court Judge Daniel Maguire is being challenged by Deputy […]
90 CANDLES FOR A DAVIS LEGEND … they say it takes a village to raise a child, and during my youthful days in what was then the very small town of Davis, a guy named Milt Silva did his level best to impart life lessons to a whole bunch of Davis kids … Silva, who […]