FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 — West Sacramento’s Fire Boat 41 gave a tow to a boater in need on the evening of April 17. The sailboat owner said he did not have any water to drink and hadn’t eaten in three days, reports the city fire department. He told local media all […]
Celebrate Arbor Day on Sat., April 28, from 9-11:30 a.m. at Bridgeway Lakes Park (the boathouse), 3650 Southport Parkway. Festivities include a bounce house, the planting of five new trees, and information tables. Free. Sponsored by the City of West Sacramento.
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A regional crime drama that included a huge manhunt and the six-hour closure of a major local freeway got its start when some employees of a West Sacramento repair shop arrived at work just before 6 a.m. on Friday. B & R […]
EDITORIAL: from the News-Ledger, April 18, 2012 — The mayor’s recap of West Sacramento’s 25-year history as a city during last week’s “State of the City” address brought back some fond memories. Mayor Christopher Cabaldon noted that one of the things that delayed the creation of this city was a level of distrust between its […]
NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — Too late for publication in this week’s News-Ledger: the Lake Washington Sailing Club will hold an open house, with free sailboat rides, from 10:30 to 3:30 tomorrow (Sat., April 28). The club is based at the Port of West Sacramento. Look for the entrance on Industrial Boulevard just west of Harbor. For […]
NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 — On April 17, the River City High School swim team held its final home match of the season — a double-meet with visiting Vista del Lago and Union Mine high schools. An RCHS boys team of Chris Irish, Jeret Tiller Johnathan Keilman and Sterling Liffring) set a school record […]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — April 25, 2012 — The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce has set a date for its popular market to return this year. The market will once again be held on Thursday evenings beginning May 17 at 1271 West Capitol Avenue (behind Walgreens and almost across from city hall). More […]