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Civilian jobs hold no interest

Dear Annie: I am a 23-year-old man. I served in the army and deployed to Afghanistan. I was medically discharged for PTSD about two years ago. I’m currently going to school to be a firefighter, but I’m afraid I’ve picked this field not because it interests me, but because I cannot go back into the […]

Bob Dunning: Ring of Fire lit up family vacation

Notes from the recently completed Pacific Northwest Volcano Tour: GIVE ME MAPS TO MATCH MY MOUNTAINS … thanks to the good folks at Triple-A, we now have the best maps in the world as we attempt to track down as many volcanoes as possible in a one-week period without actually coming into contact with orange-hot […]

July 30, 2013 | Posted in Bob Dunning | Tagged ,

Not holding up his end

Dear Annie: Six years ago, I divorced my alcoholic, workaholic husband and became a single parent. My ex has regular visitation, but I am the one who handles all the sick days, school conferences, injuries, etc. He never bothers. Shortly after the divorce, I had to take a job at a much lower salary. There […]

March 04, 2012 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Delightfully decorated: Behold our contest winners

Our annual decorating contest saw many wonderful entrants, and we at The Enterprise are grateful to the families who have provided us with so much holiday cheer.

Although the economy is still causing many to scale back, it was heartwarming to see how many people are willing and able share the joy of the season. Plus, it’s hard to beat this no-/low-cost entertainment!

By bundling up and strolling or biking through Wildhorse, or driving along our route map of delightfully decorated displays, the entire family will enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas for just …

December 18, 2011 | Posted in Featured Stories | Tagged ,

The hand I hold will never hold me down

Two years ago Sunday, I married my best friend. And I’m thrilled to report that marriage hasn’t changed that. Known as The Cutest Man In The World (TCMITW) to those of you who’ve followed this thread for the last decade or so, Joe is proof positive that soulmates really do exist. I know I’ve found […]

When nature calls, you can’t put it on hold

DebraDeAngeloW The best part of last week’s story about my adventures in radio commercials is the part I didn’t tell: getting there. But first, some context. I have the bladder of a hamster. And my urgency ratio is directly linked to my stress level. The higher the stress, the greater the urgency. If I’m anxious […]

Trip to Gettysburg not my usual type of vacation

Enterprise columnist Whenever I have pictured myself as a soldier, something IÕve done many times over the years, especially during the Vietnam era, IÕve imagined myself feeling totally out of place in war. I imagine myself going along with whatever IÕm supposed to do, because IÕm basically obedient and a conformist, but keeping my thoughts […]

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Enjoy fresh produce at your door? Now you can donate it, too

Farm Fresh To You, a Community Supported Agriculture and home delivery service that provides fresh, local, organic produce to customers’ doorsteps, has launched a new program called Donate-A-Box and has received a USDA Local Food Promotion Program grant of $100,000 to develop and market the program. Farm Fresh To You has partnered with six regional […]

December 23, 2014 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,

Now they know too much

Dear Annie: My father-in-law “Ron” is having an affair. At first I was not sure, but now I have proof, and my husband has seen his father with this woman, as well. Even my in-laws have told us that they only coexist with one another. I am not sure if my husband’s mother knows of […]

Working for independence: CES clients show abilities

A landscaping business, a button-making enterprise and a shredding superstar — all were born as microenterprises with the help of Community Employment Services in Davis.

The owners and operators — as well as dozens more clients who work or volunteer at local businesses — have a range of developmental disabilities, but all are motivated by the desire to be contributing members of the workforce in their community.

CES is part of Progressive Employment Concepts, a nonprofit agency that’s been operating in the Sacramento region for 20 years. It helps clients find employment and …

Crews try to wrangle blazes in four states

Wildfires are sweeping through several dry Western states, including a massive blaze burning out of control in Northern California. A look at the latest hotspots and what crews are doing to control them: Northern California A wildfire has grown to 26 square miles in hazardous and inaccessible terrain south of Lake Tahoe and is moving […]

Michelle Millet: Zero waste soon will be 25% easier in Davis

The city of Davis has a long history of taking progressive action when it comes to reducing our waste. We got our start in 1970 when Davis residents Richard Gertman and Barney and Margaret Hill formed the Recycling Awareness Committee of Davis. This group, whose actions began with the coordination of a newspaper recycling program […]

May 31, 2015 | Posted in Columns | Tagged ,

Sports briefs: Three UCD softball standouts honored by Big West

The Big West named UC Davis junior left-handed pitcher Leah Munden to its all-conference second team, junior shortstop Christa Castello to its honorable mention squad and freshman utility player Ashley Lotoszynski to the all-freshman team when the league announced its year-end softball awards this week. This is the first time that Munden and Lotoszynski received All-Big […]

May 15, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,

Sports briefs: Devils take on Oak Ridge Thursday in baseball playoffs at Sac City

The eighth-seeded Davis High baseball team continues the defense of its 2014 Sac-Joaquin Section title on Thursday night with a 7 p.m. matchup against No. 1 Oak Ridge at Sacramento City College. After needing a walk-off single in the bottom of the seventh inning Monday to edge Rocklin, 4-3, in the tournament opener, DHS (16-12) […]

May 14, 2015 | Posted in Sports | Tagged ,
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News »

City water exceeds chromium levels under new standard

By Felicia Alvarez | From Page: A1

Making a splash

By Megan Ewens | From Page: A1

UC Davis surgeons change lives in the Philippines

By Chloe Lessard | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Trackside applicants apologize to neighbors

By Dave Ryan | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Creek project may be delayed as long as a year

By Debra DeAngelo | From Page: A1 | Gallery

Attack on UN convoy in north Mali kills 6 workers, wounds 5

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

CHP: Driver intentionally hit 3 bicyclists

By Lauren Keene | From Page: A2

Bob Dunning: Snack attack in the heart of Davis

By Bob Dunning | From Page: A2 | Gallery

Dolphin leaps onto boat, injuring California woman

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Winters man convicted of child molestation

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A2

Court hearing set on evidence in Berkeley balcony collapse

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

California slips back to No. 8 economy in world

By The Associated Press | From Page: A2

Celebrate the 4th with a bike parade, party

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Enterprise plans holiday closures

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Fourth of July Kiddie Parade set Saturday

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Museum yard sale continues indoors

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

New income guidelines for CalFresh benefits

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Project Linus volunteers make blankets for kids

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A3

Sheriff’s Office creates volunteer search-and-rescue team

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A3

Per Capita Davis: Energy storage, the next big thing

By John Mott-Smith | From Page: A3

Paid sick leave, lead ammo, smartphones affected by new laws

By The Associated Press | From Page: A4

UCD grad continues efforts to expand amateur radio use in Nepal

By Claire Tan | From Page: A4 | Gallery

UCD study guiding efforts to help fight pediatric asthma

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4

Obama: Embassy in Havana marks ‘new chapter’ in Cuba ties

By The Associated Press | From Page: A5

DHS grads prepare to leave farm life for city life

By Kellen Browning | From Page: A5 | Gallery

What’s in your water?

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A6

Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

By The Associated Press | From Page: A6

Stepping Stones supports grieving youths

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A7

County’s assessment roll tops $23 billion

By Anne Ternus-Bellamy | From Page: A7

Farmers Market will be open on Fourth of July

By Enterprise staff | From Page: A7


Forum »

Tom Meyer cartoon

By Debbie Davis | From Page: B4

Honor and respect end-of-life choices

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B4

Opposition to bill is inhumane

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: B4

Kudos to Bruce Gallaudet!

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

Protect land on Davis periphery

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

We both agree on auto safety

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

DHS students did their part

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

Don’t miss local Shakespeare

By Letters to the Editor | From Page: B4

Now he’s getting hands-y

By Creators Syndicate | From Page: B5


Sports »

Davis 10U All-Stars takes third to qualify for Western Nationals

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1 | Gallery

DBC riders shine at USA Amateur Nationals in Truckee

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Strack is back and Davis benefits from her return

By Bruce Gallaudet | From Page: B1 | Gallery

DNLL 10-11s are District 64 champions

By Thomas Oide | From Page: B1 | Gallery

Schedule announced for Hawkins, Kings summer league

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B1

Republic get a tie on the road

By Enterprise staff | From Page: B10


Features »

Wedding: Helmus-Windsor

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A3


Arts »

Summer concerts begin next week in Woodland

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A8

Gallery 1855 hosts photo exhibition by Hernandez-Machado

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A8

Cracker brings “Berkeley to Bakersfield” to The Palms on Tuesday

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A8

Celebration of the 7-string Guitar coming up

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A8


Obituaries »

John Joseph Pon

By Special to The Enterprise | From Page: A4


Comics »

Comics: Thursday, July 2, 2015

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