Jan 172014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 1, 2014 — Thirty Sacramento-area museums will offer either free or half-priced admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 1, to celebrate the 16th Annual Sacramento Museum Day. 28 of the 30 museums will offer free admission, whereas two destinations located in residential areas — the Sacramento […]

Dec 172013
West Sac Foundation receives honor

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 11, 2013 — The Yolo Community Foundation has named the West Sacramento Foundation as its “Philanthropist of the Year: in the county. According to Meg Stallard, president of the board of Yolo Community Foundation: “The West Sacramento  Foundation, an all-volunteer organization, for the past 25 years has help enhance the […]

Nov 222013
Need a little help? 'Community Giveaway Day' returns this Saturday

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 20, 2013 — The Yolo County Children’s Alliance will host its annual “West Sacramento Community Giveaway Day” on Saturday, November 23, between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. at Westfield Village Elementary School, 508 Poplar Avenue. The Children’s Alliance and community partners will provide about 400 low-income families with free food […]

Nov 192013
A West Sac Veterans Day parade

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 13, 2013 — A community group stepped up to make sure West Sacramento had a Veterans Day Parade this year. Organized  by the Bryte & Broderick Community Action Network (BBCAN) and event chairperson Alicia Cruz, the event wound its way along local streets on the morning of Monday, November 11. […]

Jul 182013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 17, 2013 — A West Sacramento Veterans Day Parade is planned for Nov. 11, organized by the Bryte & Broderick Community Action Network (BBCAN). This year’s parade route will be in the city’s Bryte (northwestern) neighborhood. Groups, businesses and local veterans who wish to participate should contact Alicia Cruz, 640-3677. […]