News

Oct 202011
 

Editor’s note: It’s that time of year again. Some residents in Southport, particularly around Bridgeway Island, Bridgeway Lakes and other areas with nearby waterways, are complaining of a foul odor in their neighborhood. We’ve recently received some complaints and some questions about the smell. To answer the question, we will reprint below a News-Ledger article [...]

Oct 192011
 

Special from the News-Ledger – Oct. 19, 2011 A circular park at the intersection of 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue may be renamed, from “Pennsylvania Park” to “”Fred and Leila Holmes Park.” The city parks commission has approved the renaming request from the couple’s daughter, Mary Jane Holmes. The West Sacramento city council will consider [...]

Oct 192011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 19, 2011 – Kids can decorate a pumpkin with a baseball theme, and bring it to Raley Field on Oct. 28 between 4-4:30 p.m. for a contest. Winning artist gets to spend Halloween trick-or-treating with Dinger, the River Cats mascot, in your neighborhood anywhere within 50 miles of the field. All participants [...]

Oct 182011
 
Coach Bustamante on leave after allegation

NEWS-LEDGER – Oct. 18, 2011 online – By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor River City High’s head football coach is on paid administrative leave while school officials investigate a complaint that he “inappropriately touched” a female student. Coach Arturo (“Art”) Bustamante is a social studies teacher at the school, as well as second-year head coach for [...]