Stand Up Placer CEO Jenny Davidson was featured on BBC’s 100 Women list earlier this week for her work as CEO of the Auburn-based crisis center, which works with local victims of domestic violence, human trafficking and other types of abuse.
SeaQuest Folsom celebrated its grand opening at the Palladio mall, while animal rights advocates picketed in protest of the new interactive aquarium, which has a troubled history including allegations of animal neglect at other locations.
The Harris Center for the Arts at Folsom Lake College has grown rapidly since its inception in 2011, and as it nears its eighth anniversary, the performing arts venue is closing in on the sale of its millionth ticket.
Hayley Gilligan of Davis received a new lawyer and pleaded not guilty in the fatal Oct. 20 shooting of former boyfriend Jamie Kinseth, 35, in her Davis apartment. A judge set a Dec. 3 preliminary hearing in Yolo Superior Court in Woodland.
Sacramento’s Run to Feed the Hungry will proceed as planned Thanksgiving morning, amid rain or lingering wildfire smoke. Other charity runs, including the Yuba City and Davis turkey trots, had to be canceled.
UC Davis routed Sacramento State in the 65th Causeway Classic football game that, for the first time, wasn’t played in Yolo County of Sacramento. Jake Maier passed for a career-best 478 yards and had six total scores.
UC Davis announced campus would be closed Wednesday, reversing a Tuesday night decision to resume classes, following student and faculty outrage. Camp Fire smoke continues to present unhealthy air conditions. Sacramento State remains closed.