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Food Sharing Article Gains Traction

Jan 21, 2015
Food Sharing Article Gains Traction

Last week, a Vanguard reader, Ernst Bertone posted an article on the Vanguard that we decided to post. Little did we realize the article on food sharing in Davis and the UC Davis students’ subsequent battle with the health department would resonate on our readers to the tune of thousands of views and 61...

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Preliminary Hearing Begins in Death of Davis Baby

By Jackie Snyder and Mahanaz Ebadi On January 20, 2015, the Preliminary Hearing of Darnell Dorsey began almost exactly a year after Darnell Dorsey, a 21 year old Sacramento man was arrested for felony child endangerment. On January 22, at 11:47 PM, in the parking lot of Dutch Brothers Coffee (located at the corner of...

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The California Aggie
Sacramento Celebrates 4th Annual Bacon Fest

Jan 20, 2015

This week marks the 4th annual Sacramento Bacon Fest. There will be bacon themed events from Jan. 19 to Jan. 25. The festival was started in 2012 and allows only all-natural, house made bacon to be served, excluding pork from factory farms. The event supports local chefs and restaurants and encourages high quality, natural...

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Davis Vanguard
Belated Monday Morning Thoughts: Refining the Nishi Proposal

Jan 20, 2015
Belated Monday Morning Thoughts: Refining the Nishi Proposal

Nishi getting National Attention                                                  “Watch out Sacramento – Davis, Calif., is growing,” Govtech warns in a recent article on Davis and the Nishi Gateway project. Government Technology is a magazine covering information technology’s role in state and local governments. The article quotes Mayor Dan Wolk and Chief Innovation Officer Rob White. They write, “Mayor...

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Reverend Malone Brings Down the House at Davis MLK Day

Jan 20, 2015
Reverend Malone Brings Down the House at Davis MLK Day

If one had never had the fortune to hear the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr. speak live, one might have gotten a sense for the power, emotion and vision listening on Monday morning in Davis to the Reverend Tim Malone deliver a tour da force that brought the overflow crowd to its feet and...

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Vision to Insure Innovation Centers Are Truly Innovative

By James Zanetto and Stephen Wheeler The city of Davis is moving forward with three proposals for “innovation centers” — business parks oriented toward innovative, high-tech companies — in an attempt to leverage commercial spinoffs from the university’s varied research programs to bring in much-needed tax dollars. The three innovation center proposals include the...

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Davis Vanguard
Imagining a World Without Borders

Jan 19, 2015
Imagining a World Without Borders

On MLK Day, I don’t really like to recount the story of Martin Luther King Jr. It’s not that I don’t think that story is important and that I haven’t over the years been engrossed both in his story, his vision, his tactics, and his message. It is rather that I believe that the...

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MLK Day: Mass Incarceration and How White Liberals Helped Create It

Jan 19, 2015
MLK Day: Mass Incarceration and How White Liberals Helped Create It

Much attention and rightly so has been given to Michelle Alexander’s thesis of the New Jim Crow. Basically she makes two critical observations. First, the large percentage of African Americans are under the control of the criminal justice system today and second, that under felony status it is legal to discriminate in housing, education,...

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Farm in Vancouver Winter

Jan 18, 2015
Farm in Vancouver Winter

I started an artistic photography class this week, and for my first assignment I have to photograph in the style of a famous artist. We were given an alphabetical list of several dozen artists to study, but I didn't make it past Cezanne before heading ...

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Cold tolerance of agaves

Cold tolerance of agaves

Yesterday’s post, ASDM: Agaves in the snow, prompted me to do a little bit of research into the cold tolerance of agaves. There’s a wealth of information available online and in books, but much of it is in bits and pieces. I attempted to compile a list that is as complete—and hence...

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