RootStock, 22 Main St. in downtown Winters, welcomes back hometown band Finding Fable for a performance from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday. Guests are invited to enjoy a glass of wine while listening to the live music. The acoustic trio features Lori Hawk, Sam Hawk and Michael Musial; they play a mix of originals and covers […]
Cold Shot, featuring Rene Martucci and Richard Urbino, will perform from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, at The Davis Graduate, 805 Russell Blvd. There is no cover charge, and the show is open to all ages. For more information, call (530) 758-GRAD (4723) or visit www.coldshotnow.com.
Citizens Who Care presents its 20th annual benefit concert, “ ‘s Wonderful: The Great Lyrics of Ira Gershwin,” at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday at the Veterans’ Memorial Theater, 203 E. 14th St. in Davis. Ira Gershwin is best known for his work with his brother George — one of the most successful […]
Tickets are still available for “An Evening at the Coconut Grove,” a fundraiser to support the Davis High School Bands. For one magical evening in March, the DHS Band Boosters will recreate the ambiance of the legendary Coconut Grove jazz club, where patrons can relax and enjoy dinner and a full evening of jazz entertainment. […]
Soroptimist International of Davis is accepting applications from local nonprofit and charitable organizations for grant funding for 2012. The deadline for submission is March 15. A story in Sunday’s Enterprise contained an incorrect deadline date. Applications are available online at http://sidavis.org, or by contacting Juelie Roggli, Service Grants Committee chair, at email@example.com or (530) 219-5444.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans rebounded from a weak holiday season and stepped up spending on retail goods in January. The latest government report on retail sales pointed to a slowly improving economy. Retail sales rose at a seasonally adjusted 0.4 percent last month, the Commerce Department said Tuesday. Consumers spent more on electronics, home and […]
A fifth candidate for the 2012 City Council campaign has emerged, just as the filing period to run for the council opened on Monday.
Lucas Frerichs, 32, chairman of the city’s Planning Commission, has decided to seek one of the three seats on the council that will become vacant in June.
Frerichs joins four confirmed candidates, including three incumbents — Sue Greenwald, 64; Stephen Souza, 56; and Dan Wolk, 34 — and one other newcomer, Brett Lee, 46.
OPEN MOUTH, INSERT WALLET … let’s imagine for a minute the unimaginable … suppose Measure C fails … not likely, given that Tommy Randall and Jose Granda appear to be the only Davisites against it, and, based on Sunday’s newspaper ads and letters to the editor, there are thousands and thousands in favor … still, […]
WOODLAND — A Woodland woman was killed Monday when her sport-utility vehicle careened into a tree, just feet away from a College Street home. Yolo County coroner’s officials identified the woman this morning as Vanessa Marie Deltoro, 20. Woodland police Sgt. Steven Guthrie said officers are investigating whether an earlier hit-and-run collision has any connection […]
Davis police are heaping praise on a 12-year-old boy whose quick thinking scared off an intruder Monday morning at a Wildhorse home. Lt. Paul Doroshov said the boy was home alone at the Caravaggio Drive house when, at about 8:45 a.m., a stranger came to the front door. When no one answered, the man — […]
A Woodland couple was injured Friday night when their car was broadsided by a transportation van northeast of Davis, according to the California Highway Patrol. Officer Bryan Konvalin said 24-year-old Ainsley Sayo Reyes of Davis was driving the Ford E-350 van with 11 passengers eastbound on County Road 29 and failed to obey a stop […]
Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Davis, will be recognized next week by the California Association for Health Services at Home as the Legislator of the Year for 2011. The statewide association, representing more than 600 agencies providing home care, home health and hospice services, chose Yamada because of her leadership in the area of senior and disability […]
An international research team led by a UC Davis immunologist has taken an important step toward an effective vaccine against salmonella, a group of increasingly antibiotic-resistant food-borne bacteria that kills hundreds of thousands of people worldwide each year. The researchers’ discovery will be published this week in the early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The […]
The Davis Threshold Choir will be featured on the KVIE ViewFinder series “Living with Pain,” airing at 7 p.m. Wednesday. One of the people featured in the program is local songwriter and choir member Tina Greene, who is currently unable to sing because of an injury. The Threshold Choir is a volunteer service group that […]