News

Nov 112012
 
New courthouse: costs cut, bonds ready

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 – FROM THE YOLO SUPERIOR COURT Construction of the new Yolo Superior Courthouse in Woodland received a green light late October when the State Treasurer completed sale of $133.8 million in lease-revenue construction bonds. The bonds will be repaid over a 25-year period through court user fees and penalties and [...]

Nov 102012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 –   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 feature comes from the News-Ledger newspaper in West Sacramento. To make sure to see it every week, subscribe to the [...]

Nov 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS–LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 – Supermarket workers at Raleys called a strike on Sunday, and picket lines formed among the 128 stores in the chain — including West Sacramento’s on West Capitol Avenue. It is the first strike in the company’s 77-year history. The company is based in West Sacramento, with a [...]

Nov 072012
 
Mother of all raffles: West Sac groups raise $47,000 selling tix

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 24, 2012 – A whole bunch of West Sacramento charities participated in this year’s “All Charities Raffle,” organized by the West Sacramento Foundation.   Raffle prizes included use of vacation condos, shopping sprees and other prizes. Each participating group got to keep $9 of every $10 in ticket [...]