Apr 012013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – YoloArts is sponsoring a community art project to which all West Sacramentans can contribute. The “Grow Yolo Mandela Community Project” will offer workshops for community involvement, featuring media such as weavings, mosaics and pictures, through May. The finished “Mandala” will be unveiled at the West Sacramento Farmers Market in May. Visit [...]

Dec 172012
 
'A Life's Ride': new bench is memorial

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 12, 2012 New memorial combines a West Sac man’s work, and his passion – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor In retrospect, it seems obvious: Andrew Yokoyama was a lifelong West Sacramentan, a farmer, an enthusiastic bicyclist. Why not commemorate his life with a bicycle-themed memorial right along the road so [...]

Sep 032012
 

From the West Sacramento News-Ledger — AUG 22, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor – This year’s “Yolo County Teacher of the Year” is Jerry Delsol, a high school teacher from the Woodland Joint Unified School district. Colleagues called him “inspiring.” The award is given by the Yolo County Superintendent of Schools from among [...]

Jan 222012
 
Bustamante turns self in, denies charges

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Arturo Bustamante, a teacher and football coach on the River City High School campus, turned himself in to the West Sacramento Police Department Friday for arrest, in the company of his attorney. He was booked into jail. Bustamante, 42, has been charged [...]

Jan 122012
 
Coach Bustamante is charged

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 12, 2012 – FIRST UPDATE: 11:20 a.m. Jan. 12 The Yolo D.A. recently filed criminal charges against former RCHS teacher and varsity football coach Arturo Bustamante, who was on paid leave for several months after a report he “inappropriately touched” a female student at the school. According to the Yolo County [...]