Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Getting from here to there by buses, planes and trains

We like to think you can ride your bike everywhere, but sometimes you need other means of transportation. In the heart of the Sacramento Valley, Davis is 15 minutes from the state Capitol, museums and other metropolitan attractions. Being on Interstate 80 running east to Sacramento and west to San Francisco makes Davis easily accessible […]

Snapshot: Plenty of places to park it

The city of Davis Parks and Community Services Department maintains a total of 48 acres of parks, which include play areas, sport facilities, picnic areas and open areas. Bike paths connect parks and greenbelts to each other, great for jogging, biking or walking. A few notable parks include: * Rainbow City: The park includes a […]

Davis Media Access brings community TV, radio

By Autumn Labbe-Renault Special to The Enterprise Every week at Davis Media Access is different. As I write, we’re expecting a visit from singer-songwriter Colin Gilmore. Gilmore grew up in Lubbock, Texas, spending many nights as a child in nightclubs like Stubbs, where he witnessed songwriters like Joe Ely, Terry Allen, and his own father, […]

Tres Hermanas

At Tres Hermanas, the Saenz family aims to give their customers a fantastic time dining out. The Mexican-food restaurant at 805 Second St., Davis, is owned by Sergio and Reyna Saenz. Sergio manages night shift, while Reyna manages morning shift. Even though the name of the restaurant is Tres Hermanas — named after Sergio’s family’s […]

Visitors’ Guide: UCD Arboretum

The UC Davis Arboretum is a living museum with more than 4,000 kinds of trees, plants and shrubs. Established in 1936, the Arboretum stretches along the old north channel of Putah Creek, covering about 100 acres. Students and teachers use the plant collections for research and study. Visitors come to attend classes, gather ideas for […]

Ask the Expert: MAK DESIGN + BUILD

What is Design+Build Remodeling? Juliana Tadano MAK DESIGN + BUILD The design+build model is an integrated approach to building that combines all of the stages of a project under one roof. The design team and the construction team work together from start to finish and are in communication with the client about their expectations, budget, […]

Readers’ choice 2014: Best pizza

1. Village Bakery 814 Second St., Davis; 530-750-2255 * Village Pizza & Grill, 403 G St., Davis; 530-750-0100 2. Woodstock’s Pizza 3. Lamppost Pizza Honorable mention: Original Steve’s, Symposium Restaurant and Pizza House

Davis has many places to get out and play!

With more than 400 acres of parks and greenbelts throughout the community, Davis has plenty of places to go out and play. Thirty-two neighborhood and community parks, 12 large, reservable picnic areas and many smaller ones, 33 tennis courts, and other amenities such as horseshoe pits, disc golf, basketball courts and four pool complexes provide […]