Feb 192015
Amgen Tour of California bike race will touch West Sac this year

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — FEB 19, 2015 — Cyclists in this year’s edition of the Amgen Tour of California bicycle race will pass through West Sacramento twice on Sunday, May 10, after the race kicks off its first stage at the state capitol. There should be plenty of local spectator opportunities both in the morning as […]

Dec 292014
West Sac Singers put on Christmas show inside the state capitol building

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 24, 2014 — FROM AL ZAGOFSKY — NEWS-LEDGER CORRESPONDENT — The state capitol building in Sacramento has welcomed festive music for the holidays since opening in December of 1869. Midday on Sunday, Dec. 21, it was the turn of the West Sacramento Community Singers to perform on the capitol rotunda. They sang […]

May 122014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 7, 2014 — KVIE public television is debuting a new series called “Yes, We’re Open,” intended to celebrate California entrepreneurs. The first episode airs Monday, May 12, on Channel 6. Included are several business profiles — including one on Ross Amin and his “Capitol Bowl” alley at 900 West Capitol […]

Nov 152013
Conservation group invites you to visit threatened West Sacramento trees

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 13, 2013 — The next phase of a housing project near the Tower Bridge threatens the existence of about a dozen large trees along West Capitol Avenue between 3rd and 5th streets. The Capital Courtyards project by Wolff Enterprises of Arizona envisions over 300 units of apartments — and a […]

Aug 092013
Project near Tower Bridge starts up

NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 7, 2013 — West Sacramento officials on Thursday will celebrate the groundbreaking of a 272-unit “infill” housing project near West Capitol Avenue, Raley Field and the ziggurat building.   Mayor Christopher Cabaldon will join the Wolff Company development team and architect David Mogavero for an 11:30 a.m. ceremony at 777 5th Street. […]