News

Nov 152011
 
Happy 90th to West Sac man

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9 2011 – Fred A. Pierini was planning to celebrate  his 90th birthday, 11/11/11 at  Fasullo Restaurant in Davis with 24 family members including his wife, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sister in law and brother in law. Ferrucio (“Fred”) was born in the small Tuscan village of Collesino, Italy, in [...]

Nov 142011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 – The City of West Sacramento announced Oct. 20 that it had received a $496,000 federal grant to implement a new “Safe and Healthy Routes to School Project.” The grant was administered by Caltrans. The project will seek to “establish a culture of walking and biking to school [...]

Nov 122011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor Just where are all those dirt-hauling trucks going? Michael Bessette, West Sacramento’s flood protection manager, told the News-Ledger that a lot of them are probably hauling fill to several local levee improvement projects. “There are currently three levee project sites under construction right [...]

Nov 122011
 
High score for RCHS senior

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – River City High School’s Alana Csaposs has received a “letter of commendation” from the National Merit Scholarship Program. According to the school, she is among the 50,000 highest-testing students from over 1.5 million nationwide who took the PSAT last year. That test is a precursor to the SAT test [...]

Nov 112011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER/From the Yolo Co.  Library – The Yolo County Library is hosting presentations from the UCD Family Protection and Legal Assistance Clinic on anti-cyberbullying at several branch libraries through November.  One remaining presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.  Mary L. Stephens Davis Branch Library in Davis. These presentations will [...]

Nov 102011
 

  The Yolo County Children’s Alliance will bring back the annual “Community Giveaway Day” on Sat., Nov. 19, from 8 a.m. “until supplies run out” at Westfield Village Elementary School, 508 Poplar Avenue. West Sacramento residents are invited to show up and receive some free household goods, clothes, food, toys and more (bring proof of [...]