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Proper planning is key to enjoyable home remodeling

After years of biding their time, waiting for the economy, job stability and home values to improve, many homeowners are ready to get their remodeling projects rolling. MAK Design+Build reports that new client contacts have increased significantly over the past few years. Clients often call with a long list of projects they have been putting […]

April 11, 2014 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

What’s happening for youths

Friday, April 18 Kids between the ages of 1 and 12 are invited to Friday Night Live from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the city of Davis Gymnastics and Dance Center.  For a $5 fee, children can work on gymnastics skills, jump on the trampoline and more. Gymnastics and dance staff will be available for coaching questions, […]

April 08, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Kids eReading room now available at library

The Yolo County Library has expanded its services with a new digital collection website experience just for kids. The main digital collection, http://yolocounty.lib.overdrive.com, now has a separate site to provide a safe and easy browsing experience for children. The new Kids eReading Room is available at http://yolocounty.lib.overdrive.com/kids. This appealing and user-friendly site contains a variety […]

April 08, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Elementary students invited to learn ‘Smart Cycling’

Get your bells and your bike baskets ready, because the city of Davis is beginning a new program for third- through sixth-graders called Smart Cycling. The program includes instruction of smart and safe cycling techniques and etiquette. Participants will use their new knowledge to explore Davis via the city’s extensive bike trails and residential streets. […]

April 08, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

DPNS: 65 years and counting!

The Davis Parent Nursery School celebrated its 65th anniversary on Saturday with current and former DPNS students, teachers and their families. DPNS2W DPNS1W

April 08, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Presidential elections … Da Vinci-style

Don Raphael Gorga may have had the look and sound of Don Corleone, but it actually may have been his pledge to reform the country’s criminal justice system and rebuild the nation’s infrastructure that carried the day in presidential elections at Da Vinci Charter Academy last month. Then again, it may have been the “Godfather” […]

April 08, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Davis resident welcomed into Century Circle

Mary Fulton Jenkin of Davis, who celebrated her 100th birthday last Saturday, has been welcomed into the 4th Assembly District’s Century Circle. Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada, D-Davis, launched the Century Circle in 2010 to identify centenarians throughout her Assembly district. The program brings attention to the growing number of people 100 years of age and older, […]

April 04, 2014 | Posted in Seniors | Tagged ,

From the ground up: Farm-fresh ice cream from the Eatwell Icebox

Nigel Walker, the brain behind Dixon-based Eatwell Farm, is continually thinking of ways to increase the consumption of healthy, organic foods. He has hundreds of Community Supported Agriculture members from San Francisco to Sacramento, and he offers days at the farm, where his CSA members can not only pick organic tomatoes or strawberries but also […]

April 02, 2014 | Posted in Food & Drink | Tagged ,

What’s happening for youths

Friday * Kids between the ages of one and 12 are invited to Friday Night Live from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the city of Davis Gymnastics and Dance Center. For a $5 fee, children can work on gymnastics skills, jump on the trampoline and more. Gymnastics and dance staff will be available for coaching questions, supervision […]

April 01, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

University Covenant Nursery School celebrates a decade in Davis

The children at University Covenant Nursery School seem to think Amy Duffy has a pretty special job — not to mention one she’s quite good at. Often one of the first people to greet students when they arrive at the school, Duffy will hold the door open for them as they enter. “A lot of […]

April 01, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Teen Health Awareness Club focuses on sugary beverages

Last year, the Davis High School Teen Health Awareness Club created an Alternative to Soda Day to highlight the detrimental effects of long-term consumption of sodas and other sugary beverages. The event, held at Davis High during lunch in April, featured club members handing out donated water bottles, challenging students to match beverages to the […]

April 01, 2014 | Posted in Next Generation | Tagged ,

Ask the Expert: How to publicize your event in The Davis Enterprise

Enterprise staff We at The Davis Enterprise are dedicated to promoting activities that will enrich our community. But as we strive to help publicize events offered by local organizations, we have a responsibility to all of our readers to provide news that is balanced, timely and newsworthy. Thus, the basic criteria for deciding what will be […]

March 28, 2014 | Posted in Ask the Expert | Tagged ,

Ask the Expert: University Honda

Original Equipment Tires vs. Non-originals Original Equipment (OE) Tires During the development of your vehicle, Honda engineers worked closely with the original equipment tire manufacturer to develop a tire that optimizes all the performance attributes of your vehicle. Extensive testing was done in the lab, on the track, and on the road to ensure that […]

March 28, 2014 | Posted in Ask the Expert | Tagged ,

Ask the Expert: Casa Verde Designs

When selecting surface materials for a new construction or remodel project, consumers sometimes steer away from ceramic tile. Although tile has been used in interior design since antiquity, in recent years, this material has gained a reputation for being cold and hard, for being difficult to clean, hard to install and remove, easy to stain and […]

March 28, 2014 | Posted in Ask the Expert | Tagged ,
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