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Innovation Centers – FAQ Part 2

Jul 24, 2014
Innovation Centers – FAQ Part 2

By Rob White As a continuation of the article last week on Frequently Asked Questions, I offer some information, resources and experienced thoughts on the who, what, where, when and how (and even why) of an innovation center concept in Davis. Again, we shouldn’t be avoiding the hard questions in discussing the innovation centers…...

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Revisiting the Need For Fifth Street

Jul 24, 2014
Revisiting the Need For Fifth Street

This week we have an update that on Fifth Street we will see demolition of the existing striping is occurring this week; signal crossover and striping will continue the week of July 28th; the remaining ramp demolition and replacement will occur the week of August 4th. The entire project should be completed mid-August. Partial...

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Fence Post

Jul 24, 2014
Fence Post

I meant to post this fence scene from our trip to eastern Washington last Thursday for Good Fences, but I forgot to post that day so I saved it for this week instead. We're heading back through eastern Washington again today, so I'm hoping to have some...

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Eye on the Courts: Reality of Wood’s Execution Confirms Kozinski’s Critique of Lethal Injection

Jul 24, 2014
Eye on the Courts: Reality of Wood’s Execution Confirms Kozinski’s Critique of Lethal Injection

Two days after Chief Judge Alex Kozinski, in dissent, unloaded one of the most powerful, poignant, and pointed critiques of lethal injection, a long, drawn out and nearly botched execution of convicted killer Joseph Wood belied his point. Witnesses described Mr. Wood gasping and snorting for two hours before he eventually died. The Washington...

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Are We Losing our Good American Life?

Are We Losing our Good American Life?

By Jeff Boone Like other parents, what primarily motivates me and keeps me up at night is concern over the future for our children. And with respect to the things our children will require, I am both more determined and more restless to do what I can. When camping as a young boy, and...

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Additional Witnesses Testify in Fourth and Hope Case

Additional Witnesses Testify in Fourth and Hope Case

By Saghi Nojoomi, Justine Joya, and Patrick Shum Additional witnesses testified in department 4 of the Yolo County Superior Court in the case involving Fourth and Hope’s former executive director, Leona Jull on Wednesday. Defendant Leona Jull is charged with felony theft of over $30,000 from Woodland’s Fourth and Hope, a local homeless shelter....

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Bamboo and More
Hawaii: Hilo farmers market

Hawaii: Hilo farmers market

This morning we went to the farmers market in Hilo, the largest town on the east side of Hawaii. In 2012, Huffington Post rated it as one of the ten best farmers markets in the U.S. What was particularly interesting for us was the huge selection of tropical fruits we...

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New Keynote Speaker for July 30 Event

Jul 23, 2014
New Keynote Speaker for July 30 Event

We had to make a last second change in the program.  The keynote speaker is now, Elizabeth Cantwell, Director for Economic Development at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. JOIN US FOR THE VANGUARD’S 8TH BIRTHDAY PARTY CELEBRATE as we raise money to launch Vanguard 4.0 in September! DATE: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 TIME: 6:00...

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Toto, we’re not in Kansas anymore!

Toto, we’re not in Kansas anymore!

I knew I wasn’t in my bed at home when I woke up in the middle of the night and heard the ocean roaring outside. And when I grabbed my camera at 5:45 this morning, this is what greeted when I stepped out on the deck of the house we’re renting:

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Part III: What Qualities Davis Needs in a City Manager?

Jul 23, 2014
Part III: What Qualities Davis Needs in a City Manager?

We have spent this week talking the qualities of a good city manager and what Davis needs.   Today I will attempt to identify several qualities that we need – this is obviously just my opinion, and it is not an exhaustive list. In response to Monday’s article, Mayor Pro Tem Robb Davis posted three...

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