Opinion

Feb 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 From PG&E Be prepared for power outages year-round: ·    Have battery-operated flashlights and radios with fresh batteries ready. Listen for updates on storm conditions and power outages. ·    If you have a telephone system that requires electricity to work, such as a cordless phone or answering machine, plan to have [...]

Feb 052012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 – Evidently, the Internet is not a fad. Americans, like those in much of the rest of the world, are getting more and more entwined in the world wide web as the years go by. They use the web not only from desktop computers at home, but while on the [...]

Jan 162012
 

NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL — JAN 11, 2012 – It’s been a good run for the West Sacramento Redevelopment Agency. This town heavily used the state-authorized agency to, sometimes quite literally, lay the groundwork for a lot of new projects. After the city incorporated in 1987, local leaders strongly pursued growth – partly because that’s what local [...]

Jan 032012
 
Luis Macias, founder of family-run West Sac jewelry business, dies

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – BY DARYL FISHER Note: Lou Macias, the founder and longtime owner of West Sacramento’s Crest Jewelers, passed away this past week. He was a remarkable man who through dedication and hard work created one of West Sacramento’s most highly-esteemed family businesses, which is still going strong after [...]