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HOLIDAYS2: Small but mighty: Stuffing stockings without fillers

By Kristen Castillo Special to The Enterprise Socks, bubble gum and a deck of cards. Cool gifts inside your Christmas stocking or just fillers? That depends on your perspective. But one thing’s for sure — a well-stuffed Christmas stocking is a great thing to give, as well as receive. Stuffing stockings is often a balance […]

HOLIDAYS: We’re ready to move pumpkin beyond the pie this Thanksgiving

By Alison Ladman The Associated Press We’re not saying you should ditch the classic pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving. After all, in some homes that would be tantamount to a declaration of war. And frankly, the holidays are stressful enough. But we are suggesting that perhaps the pie is feeling lonely. That perhaps a second — […]

HOLIDAY: Tips to prep your home for holiday houseguests

Nearly 99 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles from home during the holiday season, according to AAA. So how do you ensure that it’s the most wonderful time of the year for guests and hosts, alike? Don’t wait until the last minute to tidy up. Instead, prepare your home with these […]

Yolo County Fair rocks, revs and baa’s back into town

From a battle of the bands to a battle of the lambs, it’s time once again for the Yolo County Fair, which opens its annual five-day celebration on Wednesday in Woodland. Guests will find classics such as the destruction derby, livestock corrals, fair food and blues music alongside some new additions including monster trucks and a […]

August 18, 2015 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged ,

WWII soldier’s gift to mom, lost for 73 years, returns home

MILLVILLE, Mass. (AP) — This is the story of a loving tribute from a soldier preparing for war to his mother on the other side of the continent, who didn’t know if she would ever see her boy again. The elaborate pillow sham he sent her, lost for more than 70 years, finally came home, […]

May 15, 2015 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

Genealogy Club gets military lesson

The Davis Genealogy Club invites the public to attend the free presentation, “Military Research for Genealogists Including Displays of Medals and Insignias” by Mike Smith, on Tuesday, May 19 at 1 p.m. at the Davis Senior Center, 646 A St. A club member, family history researcher and military historian, Smith will share the steps he took to discover […]

May 15, 2015 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

Planning and patience pay off in the kitchen

By Melissa Rayworth Another holiday season has passed, and with it the marathon cooking and baking sessions. The hours spent using every kitchen appliance and inch of counter space had a potential benefit more lasting than a good meal: When we really use our kitchens, we discover what does and doesn’t work in this very […]

January 22, 2015 | Posted in Local News | Tagged ,
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