This recent view of the Tower Bridge was taken from the West Sacramento riverfront, looking into downtown Sacramento.
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 4, 2015 – The Yolo Food Bank will distribute free food in West Sacramento and Clarksburg on Tuesday, March 17. The schedule includes 9-10 a.m. at the County Building, 500 Jefferson Blvd.; 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1500 Park Blvd.; 11 a.m. to noon at Yolo Housing Authority, 685 [...]
NEWS-LEDGER FEB 25, 2015 – News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond the initial reports. This ‘Police Log’ feature appears weekly in the West Sacramento News-Ledger newspaper. To see it regularly, check out the special subscription offer at [...]
NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 25, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “When I was three weeks old, my mother died from complications from my birth,” explained Katheryn Haines of West Sacramento. “It had a tremendous impact on my life and on my father’s life—he never recovered.” “My dad was a chainsaw logger,” she continued. “We were [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 4 2015 EDITION – A Chevy Impala became totally engulfed in flames at the busy intersection of Jefferson and Park boulevards last Wednesday afternoon. Sergeant Roger Kinney of the West Sacramento Police Department said the driver learned his vehicle was smoking as he exited a nearby freeway offramp. The incident [...]
NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 25, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent The West Sacramento Nugget Market has offered wine tasting events, generally every other Friday evening since opening their doors, and a respectable following of wine tasters has attended these tastings so predictably that they gave themselves a name, “The Nuggeteers.” Nugget’s next Wine & Cheese [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Foundation offers grants to nonprofit organizations for programs that exclusively benefit West Sacramento residents. Deadline for this year’s applications is March 20 (no hand deliveries accepted). Visit www.westsacfoundation.org and download a grant request form. Questions? Call Charlie Moore, 417-5623. Do you like what you see here? [...]