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Cool Davis 2015 Eco Hero and Climate Solution Awards – Part II

Cool Davis 2015 Eco Hero and Climate Solution Awards – Part II

Each year Cool Davis recognizes “Eco-heroes” – Davis residents who model how to incorporate sustainable practices into their work, civic, and everyday lives. Acting out of personal conviction, they do “the right thing” for themselves, our community, and our planet. The Cool Davis Climate Solution Awards go to local businesses, groups, or organizations for...

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ASUCD vice president resigns

On April 16, ASUCD vice president Robyn Huey presented a letter to ASUCD senate announcing her resignation. ASUCD president Mariah Watson was made aware of the “comprehensive” letter and decision by Huey a day prior. The letter will be made public on Monday, April 20. Watson, while declining to go into significant detail before Huey’s...

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Green Acres in Elk Grove: the newest nursery in the Sacramento area

Green Acres in Elk Grove: the newest nursery in the Sacramento area

While the Sacramento metro area is home to 2.2 million people (#26 in the nation for population), the opening of a new nursery is not a common event. In fact, the trend over the last 10 years has been going in the other direction, with several cherished nurseries closing during the

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Camas Study 3

Apr 17, 2015
Camas Study 3

A grassier location at the camas field.  And a little bit harsher light too.  I wasn't able to get back to the field today, but I'm planning a trip out there for tomorrow morning.  Our sunny weather looks like it will hold through the we...

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CalPERS Contributions to Put More Squeeze on Local Funding For Roads

Apr 17, 2015
CalPERS Contributions to Put More Squeeze on Local Funding For Roads

CalPERS contribution rates will rise more than nine percent, a move that experts project will cost state and school district more than half a billion dollars. Last year, CalPERS agreed to incrementally increase its rates, and earlier this week, the board’s administration committee recommended even higher rates for the upcoming year. “As the fund...

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Analysis: Davis Only Deployed SWAT Four Times in 2014, What Does That Mean?

Apr 17, 2015
Analysis: Davis Only Deployed SWAT Four Times in 2014, What Does That Mean?

In his 2013 book, “Rise of the Warrior Cop,” journalist Radley Balko is able to trace the start of the use of tactical teams that became known as SWAT Teams to the 1965 Watts Riots, where a young Darryl Gates seeing his police officers out-gunned and out-maneuvered decided to create a small, elite tactical...

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Garamendi Calls for Congress to Address Climate Change

Garamendi Calls for Congress to Address Climate Change

Congressman John Garamendi (D-Fairfield, CA), the former Deputy Secretary of the Interior, went to the House Floor to call for action on climate change: “Earth Day 2015 is rapidly approaching. I’d like to draw the attention of the House and American citizens to the reality of climate change. “Global warming is real. Take a...

Davis Vanguard
Cool Davis 2015 Eco Hero and Climate Solution Awards – Part I

Apr 17, 2015
Cool Davis 2015 Eco Hero and Climate Solution Awards – Part I

Each year Cool Davis recognizes “Eco-heroes” – Davis residents who model how to incorporate sustainable practices into their work, civic, and everyday lives. Acting out of personal conviction, they do “the right thing” for themselves, our community, and our planet. The Cool Davis Climate Solution Awards go to local businesses, groups, or organizations for...

Davis Vanguard
Co-Defendant Convicted in Grand Theft Case

Apr 17, 2015

Note: On Thursday, the jury reached a verdict in this case and both of the co-defendants were both convicted on all charges including the main charge, grant theft. Closing Arguments in People v Marissa Price and Venessa McKee Salazar by Makisha Singh Before the closing arguments began, the prosecution called one more witness, the...

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School District Offers ‘Internet After-Hours’ for Students and Families

Apr 17, 2015

Davis Joint Unified School District is launching an exciting new initiative to improve student and family access and communication. Beginning on Tuesday, April 21, DJUSD students and families will be able to attend Internet After-Hours at Davis Senior High Library or Montgomery Elementary Library on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5pm-8pm and on Saturdays, 9am-12pm. Library...

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