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Nov 052011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – NOV 2, 2011 – The annual Joey Lopes Crab Feed is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Nov. 12 at the VFW Hall, 905 Drever Street. Planned are no-host cocktails followed by the crab feed and then a raffle and dancing from 9-midnight. $40 donation benefits the Alzheimer’s Aid Society. The late Joey Lopes [...]

Nov 042011
 
Rail car tips, backs up Jefferson

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – By St eve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A derailed train car caused a major traffic problem during the lunch hour on Oct. 21, blocking the Jefferson Boulevard/Stone Boulevard intersection and causing a detour and major back-ups. “It wasn’t a rail line issue, it was one particular car,” said Gary Fredericksen, [...]

Nov 032011
 
'Path of Reflections' to honor loved ones

Plan would create a memorial path of engraved bricks to remember lost West Sacramento residents – NEWS-LEDGER – NOV 2, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor An plan to create a memorial walkway to honor lost West Sacramento loved ones is now catching fire, thanks partly to a networks of friends and a Facebook [...]

Nov 022011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 26, 2011 – Recycle your old electronics devices and help support the West Sacramento Christmas Basket Project. Between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, visit the Farmers Market site behind Walgreens and drop off your old TVs, computers, printers, scanners, power cables, routers, radios, cell phones, digital cameras, [...]

Nov 012011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 26, 2011 The Yolo County chapter of Habitat for Humanity plans an Indian dinner and silent auction fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Sat., Nov. 12, at St. James Catholic Church, 1275 B Street in Davis. The event will support home renovation projects in the Bryte and Broderick neighbhorhoods of West Sacramento. [...]

Oct 312011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 31, 2011 – Last week, the News-Ledger reported a city official’s explanation of what was causing that bad smell that seems to hover over some Southport neighborhoods every fall (and perhaps spring). The combination of warm days and cool nights caused “convection currents” in local waterways, bringing rotting material up [...]