Sep 242014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 24, 2014 – Press release from the City of West Sacramento, in it entirety: ________________________ From Art Schroeder City of West Sacramento    West Sacramento, Calif., Sept. 23 – Code for America today announced the selection of the City of West Sacramento, in partnership with the Sacramento Area Council of Governments [...]

Sep 222014
 
Check out open-house & take a walking tour of replacement bridge site

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 17, 2014 – The cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento have plans to replace the 103-year old I Street Bridge with a “new low-level, neighborhood-friendly bridge upstream” that will “provide better access for bicycles and pedestrians, and serve motorists more efficiently,” they report. The project is entering “environmental assessment” phase. [...]

Sep 212014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 17, 2014 –   News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond the initial reports.   ‘Police Log’ is published weekly in the News-Ledger newspaper. Want to subscribe? See the special offer at bottom. Sept. 9, 6:30 a.m. [...]

Sep 202014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –  Try the cuisine of Sri Lanka and South India, while helping the American Buddhist Seminary in West Sacramento build a new temple. You’re invited to a celebration from 4-9 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 20, at 432 Glide Avenue. Many tasty items will be available for sale. Fun & games for the [...]

Sep 202014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – 9/10/2014 – Trouble in Broderick   (Open letter to Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and the West Sacramento City Council) I have been a resident of Broderick since before 1968 moving here with my parents and brother after my Father retired from the USAF.  I am a graduate of Washington High School. I [...]

Sep 182014
 
Pierce, Luckie graduate U.S. military basic training

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 10, 2014 – Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Elizabeth S. Pierce graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Pierce is the wife of Jack Snyder of West Sacramento, Calif. __________ Jonathan Vaughn Luckie has graduated from U.S. Marines basic training in San Diego. [...]

Sep 172014
 
'John Santos Sextet' offers free concert on West Sac riverfront

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 10, 2014 – John Santos & the John Santos Sextet will perform a free concert of Afro-Latin influenced jazz music at 7 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 20, at Riverwalk Park (seating opens at 6). The concert will be held behind the ziggurat building at 707 3rd Street. Santos is a [...]