Car chase, foot pursuit ends in arrest

An American Canyon man who allegedly led California Highway Patrol officers on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle was arrested Friday with the help of a K-9, the CHP reported Tuesday. Officer Bryan Konvalin said police first took notice of 26-year-old Ivan Maurice Pierce at about 3:20 p.m. Friday, when another driver called 911 to […]

Trial begins in triple-fatal freeway crash

WOODLAND — Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of an Elk Grove man accused of causing a fiery August 2011 crash on a Woodland freeway that killed three people, including a 2-year-old girl. Gubani Roderico Rosales Quinteros, 42, is charged with three felony counts of vehicular manslaughter with gross negligence, each of which carries […]

Garamendi will open district headquarters

Rep. John Garamendi and his district staff will greet constituents at an open house for his new district headquarters from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at 412 G St. in downtown Davis. Constituent caseworkers will be available to help 3rd District residents who are having issues with federal agencies like Social Security, the Veterans Administration […]

Learn more about Davis water project

The Yes on Measure I campaign will host two informational meetings this week, at 2 p.m. Friday at Eleanor Roosevelt Circle, 675 Cantrill Drive, and at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. Measure I will ask Davis voters whether they approve of a proposed surface water project, to be undertaken […]

Photographers phone them in

Today’s smartphones are for much more than just communicating — they can create art, too. That’s the premise behind Dave Webb’s “Saturate Yolo” exhibit at the Davis Art Center, 1919 F St., and an accompanying Facebook project. Webb, a longtime Davis resident, uses his smartphone to capture various images that are on display in the […]

Dessert auction will benefit DMTC

The Davis Musical Theatre Company announces its third annual dessert auction fundraiser, just in time for Valentine’s Day, the sweetest holiday of the year. Admission is free. The auction will begin at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the DMTC Performing Arts Center, 607 Peña Drive in Davis. Guests are invited to bring a dessert, […]

Bamforth to host ‘beer dinner’ Sunday at Monticello

Professor Charles Bamforth, whose classes in brewing science are popular with UC Davis students, will team up with Monticello Seasonal Cuisine for a four-course “beer dinner” from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday. “Everyone automatically thinks of ‘food and wine,’ ” Bamforth told The Enterprise. “Heck, even newspapers insist on calling their cuisine sections by that […]

Logos hosts poetry reading Thursday

Logos Books, 513 Second St., hosts local poets Kathryn Hohlwein and Victoria Dalkey reading from their respective works at 7:30 p.m. Thursday. Signed chap books will be for sale at a reception following the reading. Dalkey is the author of two chapbooks: “Twenty-Nine Poems” (Red Wing Press) and “In the Absence of Silver” (Rattlesnake Press). […]

School board to discuss world language courses, state budget implications

The Davis school board will revisit two topics that have come up repeatedly on the agenda in recent years — world language courses offered in grades 7-12 and the potential implications of a new state budget proposal on Davis’ budget — when trustees gather for a meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday. The Davis district offers […]

Lee, Frerichs appear on ‘Davisville’

Lucas Frerichs and Brett Lee, the two newest members of the Davis City Council, discuss some of what they’ve learned from their first six months in office on the current edition of “Davisville.” Davis voters elected Lee and Frerichs to the five-member Davis City Council in June 2012, displacing multi-term incumbents Sue Greenwald and Stephen […]

Sutter helps locals lose weight in 2013

Local residents are invited to join Sutter Options for Success Weight Management Program, beginning Tuesday, Jan. 29, at 5 p.m. The program is facilitated by Wendy Gregor, a registered dietitian. It includes 12 weekly session on nutrition, exercise and behavior modification, followed by an optional nine-month support program. “Our approach embraces the notion that lasting […]

Governor attends police officer’s funeral

ROSEVILLE (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown joined hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the state Monday in honoring a Sacramento-area police officer who was killed in the line of duty last week. Funeral services were held in Monday for Kevin Tonn, a K-9 unit officer with the Galt Police Department. Tonn, 35, died […]

Bob Dunning: Kaneko’s years in Davis were fruitful

A MAN WHO LOVED DAVIS … as I read in Sunday’s paper the many wonderful tributes to Jerry Kaneko from friends and colleagues for his well-lived life, I realized I was one of the lucky folks in town who knew Jerry long ago as a friend and neighbor and university professor, years before he became […]