Woodlanders robbed of drugs, cash

Woodland police are seeking two men who robbed a couple of cash and marijuana at gunpoint Monday morning. Sgt. Victoria Danzl said the robbery occurred at about 11 a.m. at an apartment in the 1700 block of Sixth Street. A female victim told police she was inside the apartment when her boyfriend allowed the suspects […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Crime, Fire + Courts | Tagged ,

Burglary victim aids in suspect’s arrest

A 71-year-old Davis man helped police nab a burglary suspect. While doing yardwork around his B Street home at about 10 a.m. Sunday, the man spotted someone stealing a bicycle from his garage, Lt. Paul Doroshov said. The man confronted the burglar, who dropped the bike and ran north on B Street with the victim […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Crime, Fire + Courts | Tagged ,

A story of love and immigration, as told through dance

Check it out What: “Le Projet Migration” When: 8 p.m. Saturday Where: Davis Art Center, 1919 F St. Tickets: $10, available at the door Christine Germain didn’t come to the United States from Canada in 2006 with any intention of getting married and staying here. Marriage isn’t particularly big among young people in Quebec, she […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Dance | Tagged ,

Fight leads to assault arrest

Davis police arrested a Sacramento teen on assault charges Saturday following a downtown altercation. Lt. Paul Doroshov said officers were dispatched at about 11 p.m. to reports of a fight in progress at Fourth and E streets. Three juveniles were still on scene and said a man had pulled a knife on them and struck […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Crime, Fire + Courts | Tagged ,

Remembered forever

Yolo County Sheriff Ed Prieto speaks Tuesday morning at the dedication ceremony for Tony Diaz Drive, the main road leading to the Sheriff’s Department campus off East Gibson Road in Woodland, which has been named for the slain deputy. Members of the Yolo County Board of Supervisors and law enforcement representatives from throughout the county […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Crime, Fire + Courts | Tagged ,

Sutter market is back on Thursdays

The Sutter Davis Hospital Farmers Market continues from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursdays at the hospital’s entrance, 2000 Sutter Place, through Aug. 29. The market filled with farm-fresh produce and new local products, including cherries, apricots, peaches, nectarines, strawberries, blueberries, Asian vegetables, lettuces, carrots, potatoes, beets, onion, garlic, honey, chicken, duck, lamb, pork, breads, […]

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Tour Yolo’s archives at celebratory event

The Yolo County Archives is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a special event from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the archives, 226 Buckeye St. in Woodland. Hosted by the Friends of the Archives, this celebration is open to members and the public. Light refreshments will be served. The celebration will feature behind-the-scenes tours of […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in County Government | Tagged ,

UCD partners in $8.3 million effort to fight childhood malnutrition

Special to The Enterprise Researchers at UC Davis will join in an international research effort to develop new ways to diagnose, treat and prevent malnutrition in infants and children around the world. The Breast Milk, Gut Microbiome and Immunity Project is funded by $8.3 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and will be […]

May 18, 2012 | Posted in UC Davis | Tagged ,

‘Car Fit’ helps seniors ensure safer driving

With the goal of keeping adults driving safely for as long as possible, trained professionals will stage a free “Car Fit” event at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St., on Tuesday, May 22. The Car Fit program is designed to help seniors find out how the “fit” of their personal vehicle affects their driving. […]

May 17, 2012 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Senior Center plans parking lot sale

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, June 9, at 646 A St. The cost for a space is $15 for two parking stalls, and spaces may be […]

May 17, 2012 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,

Yolo Crisis Nursery: Thank-you letter says it all

By Becky Heard and Heather Jeppeson Every week, the Yolo Crisis Nursery supports families whose lives change as a result of services. Often, staff members receive letters of thanks from clients. As Friends of the Nursery, a recent letter came to our attention, and we are proud to share excerpts with you: “I have written […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Frerichs, Greenwald and Wolk at Celebrate Davis!

Davis City Council candidates Lucas Frerichs, Sue Greenwald and Dan Wolk will have booths at Thursday’s Celebrate Davis! festival in Community Park. Frerichs will be on hand to discuss his candidacy for the council starting at 5 p.m., and there will be a surprise photo opportunity. “Come bring the kids and your camera to capture an […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,

Wolk releases campaign music video

Davis City Councilman Dan Wolk announces the release of what may be the first Davis City Council campaign music video. It is a video of the official Davis song, “The Davis Song,” written by Heidi Bekebrede. Bekebrede and Wolk recorded the song, along with Davis High School Madrigals Lucy Brazil, Andrew Block, Emma Hunter and […]

May 16, 2012 | Posted in Briefly | Tagged ,

Acoustic trio plays at Village Homes

Davis’ Five Three Oh! — Michael Ann Riley, Eileen Jaffe and Chris Pilon — makes its debut as the featured act at this month’s Village Homes Performers Circle, from 6:45 to 9 p.m. Monday, May 28, in Davis. The free event features performers of all levels and creative expressions, and takes place on the fourth Monday […]

May 18, 2012 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,