Friday, August 29, 2014

Vander Hamm Tire Center

Carrie and Rich Falk bought Vander Hamm Tire Center from Carrie’s mother seven years ago. Rich married Carrie Vander Hamm 31 years ago and has been working at the business since before they were wed. Carrie’s dad, Chuck, told Rich he had to have a good job in order to marry his daughter. They became […]

Ask the Expert: Blue Fountain Water

When River Water Hits our Taps Special to The Enterprise Q. Will I still need a water softener when we switch over to river water in a few years? A. Davis currently has 20 wells that supply water to our community. When Sacramento River water becomes our source of water, most of the wells will […]

The UCD Arboretum is a town treasure

The UC Davis Arboretum has lovely walking and bicycling trails, picnic spots, and more than 4,000 varieties plants, shrubs and trees. Gardens include: The Mary Wattis Brown Garden of California Native Plants; The Ruth Risdon Storer Garden of perennials and small shrubs; The Carolee Shields White Flower Garden; Peter J. Shields Oak Grove including conifers […]

UCD climbs to 38th in U.S. News ranking

UC Davis moved up one spot to a best-ever 38th among national universities in the latest edition of U.S . News and World Report’s much-watched college rankings, released Tuesday. UCD remained ninth among public universities for the second straight year, matching its highest-ever ranking. The magazine also placed UCD ninth in 1997. In a statement, […]

Firefighting equipment on display at Stroll Through History

The Woodland Fire Volunteer Support Branch will showcase Woodland’s fire history during the Stroll Through History from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Station No. 1 Fire Museum, 532 Court St. The support group developed the old fire station into a museum showcasing Woodland’s fire history back to 1874. When Woodland […]