Feb 272015
Meet Assemblyman McCarty tomorrow in reception at Club Pheasant in Southport

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — You’re invited to meet West Sacramento’s new Assembly member, Kevin McCarty: 12:30-2:30 p.m. tomorrow (Sat., Feb. 28) at the Club Pheasant restaurant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd. Light refreshments served. RSVP to Assemblymember.McCarty@assembly.ca.gov or (916) 324-4676.   Do you like what you see here?   You can support local journalism, support this […]

Feb 072014
A tasty trip down Memory Lane in old-time West Sacramento

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 5, 2014 — Last week a longtime West Sacramento resident and family friend, Sharon Cuff, stopped by the News-Ledger office to give me a book she thought I would enjoy reading.  The book was entitled “Lost Restaurants of Sacramento” and was penned by Sacramento natives Maryellen and Keith Burns. It almost lovingly […]

Dec 122012
Christmas event raises at least $17K

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 5, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Last year’s “Hope Stocking Event” raised about $17,000 for local causes. “This year, we expect the total to be even higher,” reports chairperson Maria Simas, vice president of the West Sacramento Foundation. The Foundation hosted the event, which collected donations and sponsorships, […]