Archive | October, 2011
Nachmanoff CD Release Party

Nachmanoff CD Release Party

Dave Nachmanoff, local singer, songwriter and guitar player par excellence will celebrate the release of his ninth CD on Saturday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.   The event will take place at the N Street Cohousing Common House at 716 N Street in Davis.  There is a suggested donation of $20.00 to see Dave with a [...]

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Tradition and Beer

Tradition and Beer

I confess, I like newness.  I enjoy reading the latest ideas, viewing new technology, seeing innovation on display.  I enjoy perusing new websites, new music, new gadgets, new Apple products – often to the annoyance of Apple store employees and my wife. It’s also one of the exhilarating aspects of being in a university town [...]

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CAFF Photo Contest

CAFF Photo Contest

Calling all photographers!  The Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) is searching for photographs to highlight family farming and local food. CAFF, a nonprofit organization based in Davis, advocates for California’s family farmers and sustainable agriculture. Proceeds and donations from the contest will support the projects and efforts of CAFF.   Participants may enter photos [...]

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Spring Flowers Start Now

Spring Flowers Start Now

The spring flower garden can appear like magic…if you wave your trowel in autumn. Many of the traditional spring bloomers come from bulbs or corms and it is not at all too late to place an order from any of the online specialty bulbs dealers like Brent and Becky’s Bulbs or Old House Gardens. Just [...]

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A Touch of Understanding

A Touch of Understanding

Hi.  I’m Walking Bob, and  I have the distinct advantage of being able to walk comfortably to get around Davis.  Not everyone is that fortunate.  Helping children to value and have positive interactions with those with disabilities is at the heart of “A Touch of Understanding, (ATOU)” the program that came to Birch Lane School [...]

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