Mar 152015
'Yoga for the rest of us'

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 4, 2015 — By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “After having both knees replaced, I could hardly move and it was difficult to get out of a chair,” said Sylvia Baker, a student in the Bryte Yoga and Wellness Chair Yoga class. “Since taking the classes, I can get up without holding onto the […]

Oct 232013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 23, 2013 — West Sacramento police will join the Yolo County Bomb Squad and SWAT (Special Weapons and Tactics) team for a “tactical training” session this evening from about 4 to 9 p.m. at River City High School. WSPD’s Lieutenant Tod Sockman said there is no anticipated disruption to the public […]

May 192013
Firefighters put out trailer fire, take part in simulated West Sacramento flood

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 15, 2013 — West Sacramento’s firefighters responded to a burning travel trailer (above) on May 5. The trailer at 744 Walnut Street was being used as a residence. They controlled the fire in about 10 minutes, but the trailer and its contents were determined to be “a total loss,” reports […]

Nov 132012
West Sac emergency volunteers respond to simulated earthquake disaster

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 7, 2012 — West Sacramento’s CERTs (Certified Emergency Response Technicians) joined other teams in the region to participate in a disaster-response exercise on Oct. 13. The 500 volunteers practiced responding to a simulated earthquake emergency at a shopping mall. CERT members are trained by the local fire department in skills […]