Sep 122014
'Sactoberfest' returns to West Sac riverfront for  a second year

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Beer, keg rolling and “worst tossing” are all on tap as Sactoberfest returns to West Sacramento’s Bridge District October 10-12. The three-day festival is expected to draw at least 8,500 visitors to celebrate the German tradition. There will be brews from both the old country and local breweries such as Sudwerk, […]

Nov 192013
A West Sac Veterans Day parade

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 13, 2013 — A community group stepped up to make sure West Sacramento had a Veterans Day Parade this year. Organized  by the Bryte & Broderick Community Action Network (BBCAN) and event chairperson Alicia Cruz, the event wound its way along local streets on the morning of Monday, November 11. […]

Aug 052013

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 31, 2013 — Eight West Sacramento residents are among the 43 empaneled for duty on the 2013-2014 Yolo County Grand Jury, which began service this month. Included from West Sacramento are Jeanne Binns, Margie Campbell, Albert Freitas, Sara Noceto, Chalon Rogers, Belinda Shaw, Robert Stoinoff and David Valverde. Also hailing from East […]

Jun 072013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JUNE 7, 2013 — West Sacramento’s public school district announced yesterday they will hold a special strategic session on Saturday. The meeting will cover “governance team building” as well as “goals, objectives, policies and priorities” for the school board and district. The special session begins at 9 a.m. on June 8 in […]

Jan 032013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 3, 2013 — The Sacramento River Cats, who report that the employ more than 400 seasonal workers at Raley Field, are looking to fill approximately 150 positions for the 2013 baseball season, which begins on Thursday, April 4. The River Cats are seeking applicants for the following positions: Guest Services Crowd […]