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Davis, California is located in Yolo County. Zip codes in Davis, CA include 95617, 95616, and 95618. The median home price in Davis is $524,900 which is roughly $315/per square foot. More Davis information.

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43 min ago | Holtville Tribune

Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Steven Cliff, 44, of Sacramento, has been appointed assistant director of sustainability at the California Department of Transportation.

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4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Davis and Mira Loma outperformed other Sacramento-area high school on the 2012-13 SAT

Davis Senior High students -- by a wide margin -- outperformed their peers at every other Sacramento-area high school on the SAT during the 2012-2013 school year, according to new figures from the California Department of Education.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Daily Democrat

Bats and brews in the bypass coming

The Yolo Basin Foundation and Sudwerk Brewing Company invite the public to celebrate two Davis summer traditions, enjoying well-crafted local beers and watching the fly-out of 250,000 Mexican free-tailed bats at the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area.

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NBC Bay Area

Under New CA Law, Students Can Now Taste Alcohol in Class

With a stroke of his pen, Gov. Jerry Brown made it legal for some California college students under the age of 21 to taste alcohol in class.

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ClayCord.com

Governor Brown Signs Bonilla Bill to Create New Pathway for More Physicians in CA

Assemblywoman Bonilla's AB 1838, which allows graduates of accelerated and fully accredited medical education programs to become licensed physicians in California, was signed into law on Friday by Governor Brown.

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Holtville Tribune

California agriculture faces greatest water loss ever seen

A new report from the University of California, Davis, shows that California agriculture is weathering its worst drought in decades due to groundwater reserves, but the nation's produce basket may come up dry in the future if it continues to treat those reserves like an unlimited savings account.

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Holtville Tribune

Syrian war producing - lost generation' of college-age students

The war in Syria has had a devastating effect on that country's university students and scholars, creating a lost generation, according to a recent University of California, Davis, report.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

ScienceBlogs

Why Has the Response to the California Drought Been so Weak? [Significant Figures by Peter Gleick]

In the past few weeks, I have had been asked the same question by reporters, friends, strangers, and even a colleague who posts regularly on this very ScienceBlogs site : why, if the California drought is so bad, has the response been so tepid? There is no single answer to this question that the drought is bad; and the response has been tepid).

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The Columbus Dispatch

Loads of stuff can drown kids after parents' deaths

Eliminate duplicates or send to other relatives. a Pretend you're moving: Every couple of years, go room by room, sorting through clothes, books, kitchen cupboards, even the garage, as though you were weeding out in preparation for a move.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Influx of young women changes the face of California farming

Katie Fyhrie, 25, begins her day recently by harvesting nectarines with Cloverleaf farm owner Emma Torbert, left, on a stone fruit orchard at the Collins Farm in Davis.

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RecordNET

Stockton hires deputy city manager

A two-decade veteran of jobs in state and county government has been hired as a deputy city manager in Stockton, the city announced Friday.

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Davis Enterprise

Arcadia Biosciences receives tomato patent

The summer heat has been good for this season's tomatoes - and a new patent for Arcadia Biosciences might be able to save that flavor in supermarkets.

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Scientific American

"Alive Inside" Shows How Music Can Break Through the Fog of Dementia

When asked about her childhood in the film Alive Inside , a 90-year-old woman with dementia replies, "I've forgotten so much, I'm very sorry."

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Davis Enterprise

Davisite is a finalist in 'Drive to Thrive' competition

Edward Silva of Davis is one of 10 finalists in Syngenta's "Drive to Thrive" contest, and is the winner of a touchscreen tablet.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Medical News

13 researchers awarded National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis

Twelve residents and medical students each received a one-year, $50,000 National Psoriasis Foundation fellowship to study psoriasis.

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GantDaily.com

CA Halts Injection of Fracking Waste, Warning it May Be Contaminating Aquifers

California officials have ordered an emergency shut-down of 11 oil and gas waste injection sites and a review more than 100 others in the state's drought-wracked Central Valley out of fear that companies may have been pumping fracking fluids and other toxic waste into drinking water aquifers there.

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The Daily Democrat

UC Davis taps into regional clean water project

UC Davis will exercise its option to contract for water from the Woodland-Davis Clean Water Project, continuing its participation in the partnership, campus officials announced today.

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Electronic House

The Honda Smart Home Produces More Energy Than It Uses

If you've had the chance to peek at the Honda Smart Home , you'd already know that answer.

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Business Journal

Farmers fight drought-inspired regulation of groundwater pumping

Erik Schatzker and Stephanie Ruhle report on the extreme drought affecting 80% of California.

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Davis Enterprise

Bob Dunning: A Davis dilemma: conservation vs. cheap water

GET IT WHILE IT'S HOT a generally, in times of shortage for a particular commodity, the price of that commodity rises, sometimes dramatically a however, in the wild and wonderful world of Davis water rates, just the opposite is true a at least for the next few months a Indeed, even as the governor has called for a 20 percent statewide reduction in ... (more)

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