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Heart & Soul returns to Vacaville

The Vacaville Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Vacaville will host the 2011 Heart & Soul event at Al Porter Plaza on June 25. This year's theme is "A Taste of Vacaville" and will feature samples from some of the city's finest dining establishments. ...

New farmer's market coming to Sutter Davis Hospital

New farmer's market coming to Sutter Davis Hospital

Davis Farmers Market and Sutter Davis Hospital have partnered to promote healthy eating under the slogan, “Good health begins with farm-fresh food.”

On Thursday, Sutter Davis Hospital’s Farmers Market will be launched with a grand opening ceremony to welcome the new market to Davis. The market will be held June through the end of September on every Thursday at the front entrance to the hospital.       

The grand opening will include:

  • Fresh fruit and vegetables from several local vendors
  • Cooking demonstrations by Chef Josh Montalban
  • Health screenings by Sutter Davis staff
  • Gift giveaways
  • Guest appearances by Sacramento River Cats players and mascot, Dinger

WHEN:            10 a.m.

Vacaville farm, furnishes fruit, produce cafe franchise

For Matthew and Terces Engelhart of Vacaville, sharing is a way of life. Viewing it as an asset, not a liability, they say it informs everything they do. Besides being parents to five children and grandparents ...

Sutter Davis Farmers Market to launch June 2

Sutter  Davis Farmers Market to launch June 2

DAVIS - Davis Farmers Market and Sutter Davis Hospital have partnered to promote healthy eating under the slogan, "Good health begins with farm-fresh food." On Thursday, June 2, at 10 a.m. Sutter Davis Hospital’s Farmers Market will launch with a grand opening ceremony to welcome the new market to Davis. The market will be held June through the end of September on every Thursday at the front entrance to the hospital.

The grand opening will include:

- Fresh fruit and vegetables from several local vendors
- Cooking demonstrations by Chef Josh Montalban
- Health screenings by Sutter Davis staff
- Gift giveaways
- Guest appearances by Sacramento River Cats players and mascot Dinger

Sutter Davis Hospital is located at 2000 Sutter Place.

Davis BeerFest set for June 4

Davis BeerFest set for June 4

DAVIS - Citizens Who Care, in partnership with Sudwerk Brewery in Davis, will host the Seventh Annual Davis BeerFest on Saturday, June 4. The Davis BeerFest 2011 will feature tastings of more than 100 microbrews from over 30 breweries.

The BeerFest will run from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Sudwerk Restaurant and Brewery, 2001 Second Street, in Davis. The admission price includes live music, grilled sausage sandwiches, Sudwerk brewery tours, and a commemorative tasting glass.

Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at the door, and $10 for designated drivers. Tickets are now available at Sudwerk and online at davisbeerfest.org. Please note: All guests must be age 21 or over.

Don’t miss this year’s Davis BeerFest which is sure to be another fun-filled event! All proceeds benefit Citizens Who Care, a local nonprofit agency offering social support and services to older adults and their family caregivers.

Enjoy books, ice cream? This Solano County fundraiser is for you

Enjoy books, ice cream? This Solano County fundraiser is for you

Enjoy books, ice cream? This Solano County fundraiser is for you
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Library lovers and literacy advocates with a sweet tooth can satisfy two cravings this month at Fenton's Creamery and Restaurant at the Nut Tree in Vacaville. Proceeds from the sale of the "Snickerdoodle," the Sundae of the Month for May, ...

Celebrate the sunshine at 'Picnic in the Park' Wednesday

Celebrate the sunshine at 'Picnic in the Park' Wednesday

DAVIS - Soak up the sunny weather and bring the family to "Picnic in the Park" from 4:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Davis Farmers' Market in Central Park (4th and C Streets). Every Wednesday, shop the farmers'market, enjoy live music from local bands, buy dinner from local vendors at the International Food Faire, and purchase beer or wine from Davis Soroptomists.

Wednesday's live performance will feature Acoustic S&M -- 50 Years of Folk & Rock music. There's plenty of entertainment for the whole family, including bounce houses, pony rides by Pony Ranch Parties, clowns, face painting, Rocknasium's rock climbing wall and more.

The 2011 Picnic in the Park season began in March and continues through October 26.