Mar 012015
'Nuggeteers' group enjoys wine tastings at Southport supermarket

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 […]

Feb 282015

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 and download a grant request form. Questions? Call Charlie Moore, 417-5623.   Do you like what you see here?   […]

Feb 272015
Meet Assemblyman McCarty tomorrow in reception at Club Pheasant in Southport

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — You’re invited to meet West Sacramento’s new Assembly member, Kevin McCarty: 12:30-2:30 p.m. tomorrow (Sat., Feb. 28) at the Club Pheasant restaurant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd. Light refreshments served. RSVP to or (916) 324-4676.   Do you like what you see here?   You can support local journalism, support this […]

Feb 262015
West Sac, Clarksburg women part of history program

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 — By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “We are weaving the stories of women’s lives into the fabric of the history of Yolo County and also get young women interested in history by involving them in the program,” said Shipley Walters, Yolo County Historian  and Secretary for the Yolo County Women’s History […]

Feb 252015
West Sac man one of nation's oldest -- and liveliest -- stadium vendors

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 — By Al Zagofsky Correspondent The “Nation’s Oldest Stadium Vendor” is what a Bay-area publication calls 74-year-old Howard “Crazy Legs” Lowe of West Sacramento. While Lowe is both embarrassed and humbled by this claim, he nonetheless loves the publicity and the adoration he receives from the many fans he garnered […]