Lady Blue Devils in stretch drive for postseason berth

Still in control of their postseason hopes, the Lady Blue Devils play at Grant tonight before coming home to Senior Night next Tuesday versus Monterey Trail. Davis High needs to finish alone in fourth place in the uber-competitive Delta League. (Even a fourth-place tie with Franklin would send DHS to the Sac-Joaquin playoffs. Remember, Davis […]

Wrestlers fall in penultimate dual meet

Victory didn’t come for the Davis High wrestling team, again, in Wednesday’s tri-meet against Pleasant Grove and Monterey Trail at the latter’s gym in Elk Grove. But that’s not to say there weren’t positives from both matches as the outnumbered Devils continued to grind toward likely individual postseason success. First up, the Blue Devils dropped a […]

Davis youth wrestling resurrected, and is thriving

“Great oaks from little acorns grow …” — 14th-century proverb When Anthony Lewis started the Junior Blue Devils Wrestling Club last spring, he had only 10 wrestlers involved. Lewis, with the guidance of Davis High coach Ty Brown and assistance from Ben Davis, is now fielding a combined middle-school team of 30 grapplers. Lewis believes his […]

Crunch time at hand for Blue Devil boys basketball

It’s getting to be crunch time for the Davis High boys basketball squad. With only nine games remaining in conference, the Blue Devils (8-9, 1-4) sit in a sixth-place tie in the uber-competitive Delta League. Their 87-79 loss at Pleasant Grove on Wednesday put the locals 3 1/2 games behind Grant (8-7, 4-0) and Sheldon (9-4, […]

Lady Blue Devils will break attendance record on Saturday

On Saturday, the Lady Blue Devils host their inaugural Break the Record Night when Metropolitan League powerhouse McClatchy High visits The Cage for a 7 p.m. tipoff. “We anticipate a standing-room-only crowd,” says Davis varsity assistant and JV head man Brett Andersen. “Technically, the ‘record’ is zero because we’ve never done a BTRN — only the […]

Blue Devil wrestlers pick up first dual win since 2014

It was a long time coming for the Davis High wrestling team, but after going winless in Delta League dual play in 2015, the Blue Devils finally picked up a victory, their first in two years. At a four-team meet at Sheldon High in Elk Grove on Wednesday, DHS split a pair of matches, narrowly edging […]

Stroll Through History: Take a Stroll back in time in Woodland

Woodland will return to the 1880s at the popular Stroll Through History on Saturday, Sept. 12. The event features a Heritage Homes Tour of six private residences and the Woodland Library Rose Club Garden from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., as well as bus, bicycle and walking tours of historic neighborhoods and landmark buildings. A […]

September 10, 2015 | Posted in Special Editions | Tagged ,

Consider a circulating hot water pump

By Bill Cavins Are you wasting good, treated water while you wait for your shower to get hot? Do you have to run water in the kitchen to get hot water to the dishwasher? Are you committed to water conservation? Did you know that every home wastes thousands of gallons of water a year waiting […]

April 11, 2014 | Posted in Features | Tagged ,

MAK Design+Build discusses the 9 things to know before you remodel

By MAK Design+Build 1. Know your goals. While your first thought may be “We need more space,” the best solution may be something very different. To get to a more specific solution, it is a good idea to delve a little deeper. Make a list of objectives and break them down into wishes, wants, and […]

March 30, 2012 | Posted in Ask the Expert | Tagged ,

Best home furnishings

1. Davis Ace 240 G St., Davis; (530) 758-8000   2. Design House 3. Target Honorable mention: Cost Plus World Market, Wirth Furniture

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Home Services | Tagged ,

Best consignment / thrift store

1. All Things Right & Relevant 1640 E. Eighth St., Davis; (530) 759-9648   2. SPCA Thrift 3. Haute Again Honorable mention: French Cuff, Goodwill

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Reader's Choice | Tagged ,

Readers Choice 2012

We salute these fantastic businesses! Welcome to the annual edition of The Davis Enterprise’s Readers’ Choice results. See all of the 2012 Readers’ Choice award winners! Yolo County has many wonderful businesses, services and people who go above and beyond. We at The Enterprise like to give them a well-deserved pat on the back by […]

March 22, 2012 | Posted in Reader's Choice | Tagged ,

William B. ‘Bill’ Flewelling

William B. “Bill” Flewelling passed away on March 22, 2011, at his home in Davis, Calif. He was 72 years old. Bill was born in Utah on April 6, 1938, to Boyd W. and Hazel (Shipley) Flewelling. When Bill was a young man, his family moved to California, where he graduated from Davis High School […]

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