Feb 212015
 
West Sac seniors looking for a little help with their garden

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 11, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent If your green thumbs are itching for the first signs of spring, and you’d like to help out a couple of seniors who love a flower garden but just need a little help, then read on. Mary Olbrich and Ray Ledesma have been taking care [...]

Feb 192015
 
Catch, spay & release: volunteers work with feral cats in Southport

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 11, 2015 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A small group of West Sacramento kindred spirits gathered behind Southport’s Tower Mart on Sunday, February 1, to turn loose about 15 feral cats that they had trapped and then spayed and neutered. The effort sprung from an experience by Patti Kenney, a local [...]

May 262014
 
West Sac senior fair deemed a success

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 21, 2014 – Over 40 organizations passed out information at the “Senior Resource Fair” in West Sacramento on May 2. The fair was organized by the Bryte & Broderick Community Action Network (“BBCAN”) and the city parks department. The fair provided information “that enhances and supports our seniors’ daily living, health and [...]

Jun 032013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 22, 2013 – NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL Last week, the mayor and city council honored a local community group for its civic improvement efforts. That honor came with a plaque, along with a wink and a nod. The plaque came for the efforts of the “Friends of the Main Drain Parkway” to [...]

May 132013
 
'State of the City' returns Thursday

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MAY 13, 2013 – Mayor Christopher Cabaldon will deliver the keynote “State of the City” address during Thursday’s annual civic dinner at city hall. Cabaldon is serving his fifth consecutive two-year term as West Sacramento mayor — he’s the only person elected to the post since voters opted to make it a [...]