Dec 072014
Free concert by West Sac orchestra

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The West Sacramento Community Orchestra invites you to a free concert of holiday favorites, 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, at the West Sacramento City Hall Galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue. On the program will be the “Hansel and Gretel Overture” from Humperdinck, “Christmas at the Movies,” “Sleigh Ride ” and […]

Dec 042014
Mike McGowan: the man whose name is on West Sac's newest bridge

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 3, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S NOTE: Friday (Dec. 5), West Sacramento officials will cut the ribbon on a new bridge across the barge canal. The bridge is a few hundred yards west of the existing bridge that takes Jefferson Boulevard over the same canal. It will provide […]

Dec 042014
Tree-lighting party this Friday

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 3, 2014 — EDITOR’S NOTE: The city has announced that this event will move inside the city hall building due to expected stormy weather. The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce announces a celebration during the lighting of the “community tree” on Friday, Dec. 5, from 6-8:30 p.m. in front of […]

Dec 032014
River City students climb a roof and aim for the sun

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 26, 2014 — By Al Zagofsky News-Ledger Correspondent For Fay and Russell Landry, one sunny day leads to another, for on Tuesday, November 18 they received a free photovoltaic solar energy system that not only will nearly eliminate their electrical costs while contributing to a greener planet, but offered the opportunity to […]

Nov 302014

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 26, 2014 — State officials conducted a sting operation Nov. 5-6 to catch people violating contractor laws. A total of 112 people may face criminal charges resulting from the sting, reports the California State License Board (CSLB). The sting took place in seven cities — including West Sacramento, where ten people were […]