Jan 292013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Pick up a free cup of coffee Wednesday morning at the West Sacramento Transit Center (West Capitol Avenue at Merkley Avenue, next to the Sac City College branch.) The coffee giveaway is part of a promotion from Yolobus. The java starts pouring at 6:10 a.m. You can get a cup anytime […]

Sep 052012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 — The state supreme court has reinstated the conviction of a man found guilty of leaving a fake bomb at the Yolo County Communications Center in 2006. 66-year old Barry Turnage of Woodland was sentenced to life in prison under the “three strikes law,” after prior […]

Sep 022012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — Kids in grades 3-8 can get help with their homework at the “Homework Center” of the local library at 1212 Merkley Avenue. The center is open 3-6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pre-registration is required. Call 375-6469 or visit the library to register. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Apr 102012
Young gymnasts score high

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 4, 2012 — On March 11, the “level 4” boys team from International Gymnastics Centre in West Sacramento competed in the Northern California State Championship meet in San Luis Obispo. The team took third place and produced two all-around place state champions, Savion Perea and Wesley Wu.   The following are the […]

Mar 212012
$1,000 reward for theft of video cameras

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 21, 2012 — Just received from the West Sacramento Police Department: “On March 8, 2012 at approximately 5:55 a.m., two unknown male subjects stole six video surveillance cameras mounted on the exterior of the Afghan Community Center located at 700 Glide Ave, West Sacramento. The two suspects’ images were caught on […]

Mar 072012

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 7, 2012 — The “Learning Ladder” preschool and child care center will open at the West Sacramento Community Center, celebrating with a ribbon cutting at 1:30 p.m. this Saturday. The ribbon-cutting will precede the community center’s one-year “birthday party” beginning at 2 p.m. Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and Mayor Pro Tem Oscar […]