The Davis Genealogy Club will present a program on “Discovering Maiden Names” with longtime researcher Glenda Gardner Lloyd at 1 p.m. Monday, May 21, at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. A missing maiden name in the family tree is a common brick-wall problem that may be solvable using other relatives’ records and some […]
Students in the yearbook class at Davis High School hit the ground running in the fall. Just weeks after the start of school each year, they face their first deadline — 10 completed pages due to the publisher in early September. Then it’s on to the next deadline, and the next, all year long. In […]
GUNTOWN, Miss. (AP) — A man wanted by the FBI for killing a mother and daughter and kidnapping two other girls shot himself to death as officers closed in, but the two children were rescued without injuries and released from a hospital Friday. Authorities who tracked Adam Mayes to a wooded area Thursday evening said […]
Bank stocks were hammered in Britain and the United States on Friday, partly because of fear that a surprise $2 billion trading loss by JPMorgan Chase would lead to tougher regulation of financial institutions. In Britain, shares of Barclays and Royal Bank of Scotland were down more than 2 percent. American banks were poised to […]
You know, every time I see that ad on TV or in print suggesting I can win a $1.7 million “Dream House” and help Ronald McDonald House Charities to boot, I’m intrigued. Saw yet another ad in the paper just the other day telling me there was only a week left to secure my place […]
Thursday’s story, “As Katehi talks of lessons learned,” misidentified Christopher Reynolds, chair of the UC Davis music department.
The so-called “Banker’s Dozen” crowded into Yolo County Superior Court on Thursday with five attorneys in tow — well-known San Francisco defense attorney J. Tony Serra among them — then pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor charges stemming from their blockade of a bank branch.
The 11 UC Davis students and one professor will next appear before Judge David Reed for a pre-trial conference on June 1, with the case likely to receive a July trial date.
The protesters face 20 counts each of obstructing movement on a street or in a public place and one count each of conspiracy to commit a misdemeanor.
Alondra Franco, 9, pushes a giant hamster ball from inside the orb to make it roll Wednesday during Picnic in the Park. The inflatable balls were offered by Bob’s Bouncing Bungalows. Fred Gladdis/Enterprise photo
The Yolo Land Trust announces its spring event — Bees, Berries & Bouquets — an afternoon celebration of the conservation work of the Yolo Land Trust. The fundraiser will run from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 3, at the Butler Farm, 28360 County Road 23 in Madison. Tickets are $30 for adults and $10 […]
Question: I want to plant some container pots in a sunny location. What are some guidelines? Remember that container gardening, while rewarding, is not the natural environment for plants. You will have to make up for some of what is usually provided in nature, especially unlimited space for root growth and the insulation of a […]
The Yolo County California Retired Teachers Association has arranged a tour of the State Teachers Retirement System building in West Sacramento at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday. The public tour will last 45 minutes, and chief investment officer Christopher Ailman will lead a tour of the investment offices for another 30 to 40 minutes. Ailman also will […]
Local gardeners can learn from an expert how to grow and maintain a lush and healthy rose garden at a free seminar Saturday. The event will run from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Davis Ace Hardware garden department, 830 Fourth St. downtown. For more information, visit www.davisace.com or http://www.facebook.com/events/313961985346206/.
The Davis Community Folk Orchestra, a class offered through the Davis Adult School, will present its final concert of the school year at 7 p.m. Thursday at King High School, Seventh and B streets. Admission is free. The repertoire includes traditional folk tunes from many different parts of the world. The community is welcome.
The Davis Children’s Chorale will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday under the direction of Rachel Kessler, who is retiring as the group’s longtime leader. The concert will take place in the Davis Community Church Fellowship Hall, 421 D St. Donations will be accepted with gratitude.