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Tonight at 9 PM Last Chance to Purchase Tickets Online For September 2 Event

Aug 31, 2015
Tonight at 9 PM Last Chance to Purchase Tickets Online For September 2 Event

On Saturday, we received word that our donation vendor who we have been using since 2007 is shutting down operations on September 1. Which means tonight (Monday, August 31) at 9 pm Pacific Daylight Time will be the last opportunity for tickets to Wednesday’s event to be sold online. Tickets remains available online today...

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Monday Morning Thoughts II: #BlackLivesMatter Moves to the Policy Realm

Aug 31, 2015
Monday Morning Thoughts II: #BlackLivesMatter Moves to the Policy Realm

It was a movement born of anger and frustration, but if #BlackLivesMatter is to be anything more than a momentary blip in history, it has to be able to forge a cohesive policy reform agenda. As their ten-point plan bears out, they lay out a very credible and very reasonable policy ground to build...

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Monday Morning Thoughts – Never the Twain Shall Meet?

Aug 31, 2015
Monday Morning Thoughts – Never the Twain Shall Meet?

In yesterday’s column lamenting the loss of Chamber CEO Matt Yancey, I wrote, “I have called on this community to decide who we are, what we want to be and where we are going to go. By laying out a vision – we may be able to find common goals and common ground that...

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Analysis: Has Bill Dodd Seized the Early Advantage?

Aug 31, 2015
Analysis: Has Bill Dodd Seized the Early Advantage?

This weekend, Bill Dodd noted that he already had the support of 200 individuals, many of them current and former elected officials. Bill Dodd faces former Assemblymember Mariko Yamada, and, while racking up endorsements is standard operating procedure, it is again worth noting that in 2008 Christopher Cabaldon dominated the endorsements and still lost...

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Sunday Commentary: Reflection on the Loss of Matt Yancey and the State of Davis

Aug 30, 2015
Sunday Commentary: Reflection on the Loss of Matt Yancey and the State of Davis

It is easy to overstate things and we must guard against that. But I think it is important for publications like the Vanguard to add context and to push people into uncomfortable places at times, as a way of holding a mirror up to ourselves. A year ago, the city of Davis was fresh...

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Planned Parenthood Tape 8 – A Gynecologist’s View

Planned Parenthood Tape 8 – A Gynecologist’s View

by Tia Will Disclosure : While I do not have any direct affiliation with Planned Parenthood or StemExpress, I do have a casual acquaintance who is an acquaintance of the StemExpress executive interviewed here. First 24 seconds: Cate Dyer “Oh, Yeah. Sometimes if we have intact cases, we ship those back to our lab...

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Time To End “Theft by Cop”

By Margaret Dooley-Sammuli Imagine you’re on your way to buy a used car and a police officer pulls you over. After asking you a few questions, the officer asks to search your car. Knowing you’ve done nothing wrong, you agree. The next thing you know, the officer is telling you that he’s suspicious that...

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Late summer at the UC Davis Arboretum Valley-Wise Garden

Late summer at the UC Davis Arboretum Valley-Wise Garden

This morning I went to a presentation at the Ruth Risdon Storer Valley-Wise Garden at the UC Davis Arboretum. I learned that the garden was started in the early 1980s as a demonstration garden to showcase plants that would thrive in our Mediterranean climate. The garden is watered only...

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My View: Stop Saying Projects Are Being Rushed Forward

Aug 29, 2015
My View: Stop Saying Projects Are Being Rushed Forward

One of the lines I hear all the time – and, quite frankly, I have grown tired of – is the notion that projects are being “rushed” forward. The reality is that it is almost never the case that projects have materialized out of nowhere, have been put on the front-burner immediately, and will...

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Aspiring Artists and Entrepreneurs Featured In Vanguard Auction In Addition to UC Entrepreneurship Academy

Aug 29, 2015
Aspiring Artists and Entrepreneurs Featured In Vanguard Auction In Addition to UC Entrepreneurship Academy

Earlier this week, we announced that the UC Davis Child Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship has donated a spot at its highly regarded UC Entrepreneurship Academy to the Vanguard. The three-day course will be held from September 15 to 17, 2015. On September 2, 2015, at the UC Davis Conference Center (across the quad...

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