Davis voters approved the Nishi Gateway Project Tuesday night, paving the way for developers to start building 700 rental units that would house 2,200 UC Davis students. A similar measure failed in 2016, primarily due to traffic concerns.
An autonomous underwater robot deployed by UC Davis' Tahoe Environmental Research Center recently malfunctioned and surfaced along Lake Tahoe's west shore. Placer County Sheriff's Office marine patrol deputies helped recover the "glider," which bears a strong resemblance to a torpedo.
Vacaville High School won its first Sac-Joaquin Section baseball championship in dramatic fashion, scoring three runs in the seventh and final inning to beat Davis 7-6 on Monday, May 28, 2018, in the Division I final.
Early indications of a UC Davis animal science study show feeding dairy cows seaweed may reduce methane emissions caused by their farting, pooping and burping, university researcher Ermias Kebreab announced Thursday, May 24.
A man reportedly abducted in an armed robbery at a Davis apartment on Tuesday is safe, Davis police said Wednesday night. Police spoke with family members of Amani Marquis Sandoval-Jones, 21, who confirmed the Sacramento man is safe.
The Dumpling House restaurant in downtown Davis was damaged by a fire Monday evening that forced nearby businesses to evacuate. The fire department controlled the blaze quickly, but the restaurant is now closed for repairs.
Several streets in downtown Davis are blocked off while authorities investigate a suspicious package left at the city's Amtrak station. A large suitcase was found around 10 a.m. Wednesday, Lt. Paul Doroshov of the Davis Police Department said.
The Halal Guys will open Friday in Davis Commons shopping center, ahead of a summer opening in midtown Sacramento's Ice Blocks development. The fast-casual chain serves meat prepared according to Islamic law along with sides like hummus.