Sometimes, first aid isn’t a bandage, or CPR, or the Heimlich, or calling 911. Sometimes, first aid is you. Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis; now, you can learn how to help them. Mental health first-aid classes are available free to Yolo County residents. The next 12-hour course is scheduled […]
Two people with key roles overseeing the parks and greenbelts in Davis discuss Measure D, the citywide parks tax on the June ballot, on the current edition of “Davisville.” The guests are Charlie Russell, a local businessman and chairman of the city’s Recreation and Park Commission, and David Luckscheider, park manager for the city. “Davisville,” […]
OH WHAT A TANGLED WEB … several weeks ago, before he got himself into a great big tub of hot water with a libelous, defamatory, down-and-dirty and just plain mean mailer about his opponent for Yolo County Superior Court judge, candidate Clint Parish sent out a mailer that showed him posing with a person we […]
Breathing air usually isn’t thought of as an award-winning activity, but helping make it a little less polluted deserves some kind of recognition, especially for those who do the most to clean up some of the dirtiest air in the nation. For the 36th year, Breathe California of Sacramento-Emigrant Trails highlights the heroes who make […]
Two people were hospitalized Sunday night when their vehicle rolled over on Interstate 80 in Davis, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officer Cindy Leal said the driver, 20-year-old Kyle Vlach of Davis, was traveling westbound near the Dave Pelz bicycle overcrossing at about 10:15 p.m. when, for unknown reasons, he braked “in an unsafe […]
The city of Davis Community Services Department invites interested residents to provide input on the final design for a Community Pool complex at a workshop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. This design workshop will be the third in a series of community input meetings […]
More than 100 community volunteers bring a variety of programs to youths detained at Yolo County Juvenile Hall. Last Wednesday, the Probation Department thanked those helpers at its 13th annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner. What made this year’s event extra-special was that for the first time, youths were involved in planning the event and ultimately mingled […]
The Davis Waldorf School, 3100 Sycamore Lane, will host its last tour of the school year at 8:45 a.m. Thursday. Prospective parents are invited to learn more about the school and Waldorf education’s developmentally based approach. The tour will visit Waldorf’s preschool, kindergarten and select grades classes. Afterward, parents will have a chance to have […]
The Resident Council at Eleanor Roosevelt Circle, a senior citizen community, will hold a yard sale in their community room from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. The address is 675 Cantrill Drive in East Davis.
A Woodland man with suspected drug-making components in his car led police on a high-speed pursuit Sunday afternoon, crashing into another car and a house before officers took him into custody, authorities said. No one was hurt in either collision, including children who were inside the Woodland home that was damaged by the crash, police […]
Do you need to clean out those closets and garages, or do you just like looking for bargains? The Davis Senior Center’s Summer Parking Lot Sale is set for 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, at 646 A St. For more information, call (530) 757-5696, or go online to www.cityofdavis.org/cs/seniors/.
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 Monkey (No. 105322), a 2-month-old neutered male, black domestic short-haired cat. Also hoping for a good home is Benjamin (No. 105512), a 7-year-old neutered male, red dachashund dog. Fees are […]
Students in teacher Deanna Leveque’s art classes at Holmes Junior High School have been reproducing the work of 20th century masters on a much more modern surface: TV trays.
Claude Monet, Georgia O’Keeffe, Wayne Thiebaud and Salvador Dali are among the artists featured on the colorful trays, which will be available for purchase during the school’s annual Festival of Arts on Thursday, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the school, 1220 Drexel Drive.
The whole Davis community is invited to the event, which features live music, booths featuring items from the school’s art, industrial technology and computer …
The Davis High School Hall of Fame will have five new inductees come September, and the list of accomplished alumni and contributors grows deeper as the fifth roll call was announced by the school’s Blue & White Foundation. Classical clarinetist Eric Hoeprich, longtime administrator Floyd Fenocchio, storied coach Dewey Halden, Davis Enterprise columnist Bob Dunning […]