Davis

Bamboo and More
Hawaii: Star of the Sea Painted Church, Kalapana

Hawaii: Star of the Sea Painted Church, Kalapana

On our way to Uncle Robert’s Night Market, and then again on our way to the far side of the Red Road, we drove by a small clapboard church framed by palm trees. It looked so quaint, I had to stop and take a look. It turned out that this...

Tags: | | |

45 Journal
Continental Divide

Jul 27, 2014
Continental Divide

The Continental Divide slices through Glacier National Park at Logan Pass.  And most interestingly, just south and east of Logan Pass is a mountain called Triple Divide Peak where, as the name implies, there is a three-way continental divide. "Fro...

Davis Vanguard
Sunday Commentary: Employee Morale and Other City Manager Fallout

Jul 27, 2014
Sunday Commentary: Employee Morale and Other City Manager Fallout

Earlier this week, we had a brief series on ideal qualities we would be looking for in a new city manager. One of the points we made is hat the city manager will be asked to improve and implement employee morale. We have had a rough time in the last five or six years....

Tags: |

Davis Vanguard
Sunday Commentary: School Board Appointment Gives Fernandes a Free Seat

Jul 27, 2014
Sunday Commentary: School Board Appointment Gives Fernandes a Free Seat

At the outset, I want to make this clear this is not about Alan Fernandes. In fact, I would give Mr. Fernandes credit here, there was no reason that he had to run for reelection in the two year seat when he could have run as an incumbent for four years. But we could...

Tags:

Davis Vanguard
Our Medical System – What I Believe is Possible

Jul 27, 2014
Our Medical System – What I Believe is Possible

by Tia Will With the proposal and subsequent approval of the ACA, concerns have been expressed about the destruction of our free market system of medical care. I would like to address this from the point of view of a front line medical practitioner with 30 years of experience. What we have had in...

Bamboo and More
Hawaii: Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

Hawaii: Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden

This morning I left the family behind at the house and made a solo trip to Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden just north of Hilo. I had barely pulled out of the driveway when I saw this arresting sight ahead of me:

140726_Pahoa_rainbow

...

Tags: | |

45 Journal
Glacier National Park

Jul 26, 2014
Glacier National Park

So many guesses yesterday for Canada, and actually we were very close to Canada, visiting Glacier National Park in northern Montana.  Glacier National Park extends to the US-Canada border and continues in Canada as Waterton Lakes National Park. Th...

Davis Vanguard
My View: Water Rates and Who Got It Right

Jul 26, 2014
My View: Water Rates and Who Got It Right

An argument was made on the Vanguard yesterday with regards to CBFR. I do not believe this to be a moot point here. There are still some decisions that will be made about rates and future lawsuits that have a strong bearing on this. Michael Harrington wrote on Friday, “Bob got it right with...

Tags: |

Davis Vanguard
Jury Deliberates in Fourth and Hope Case

Jul 26, 2014
Jury Deliberates in Fourth and Hope Case

The fate of former Fourth and Hope Executive Director Leona Jull remains in the hands of a Yolo County jury after both sides delivered closing remarks on Friday morning. The jury went home late Friday afternoon and will continue its deliberations on Monday. Ms. Jull is charged with one count of Grand Theft by...

Tags:

Davis Vanguard
Fernandes Announces Run for Two Year DJUSD Seat

Jul 26, 2014
Fernandes Announces Run for Two Year DJUSD Seat

On Friday, School Board Trustee Alan Fernandes announced his decision to run for the remaining two years of the seat he was appointed to earlier this year. “I am running for the trustee position to continue the work of rebuilding the district for a sustainable future that I have undertaken over the past few...

Tags:

Stay connected to Sacramento Connect

Follow Sacramento Connect on Twitter  Find Sacramento Connect on Facebook  Sign up for the Sacramento Connect Newsletter

Advertisement

Davis

Categories

Advertisement



Newest Partners