Jan 102014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Your Yolo County library card can earn you free and low-cost passes to Northern California museums through the “Discover & Go” program. Visit www.discover.yolocountylibrary.org. For general library information, visit www.yolocountylibrary.org or look for the library on Facebook. Copyright News-Ledger 2014

Dec 102013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Learn about “Covered California” (California’s health care exchange related to the Affordable Care Act, or “Obamacare”). Visit “Enrollment Day” from 5-7 p.m. on Wed., Dec. 11, at the West Sacramento City Hall galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue. Experts and vendors will be on hand. The event is sponsored by West Sacramento [...]

Nov 272013
 
A place to plug it in: West Sacramento city hall gets a vehicle charging station

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 20, 2013 – West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon joined Chief Technical Officer Richard Lowenthal of ChargePoint and other local officials on Thursday, Nov. 14, to cut the ribbon at a new charging station for electric vehicles (EVs). The new station is in the parking lot at West Sacramento city hall. [...]

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 212013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The Yolo Food Bank (with support from the Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation) will distribute 1,500 meals this Thanksgiving. Yolo households needing help may receive a package including a turkey, fresh produce and non-perishable goods. The Food Bank will partner with the Yolo County Children’s Alliance to distribute the food boxes [...]

Oct 252013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 25, 2013 – Today, West Sacramento officials announced the identity of the new Japanese company planning to build a factory and U.S. headquarters in the city’s Southport Business Park. It is Shinmei Corporation, Ltd., reported city spokesman Art Schroeder: “Shinmei will construct a 28,000 square foot facility with an opening scheduled [...]

Oct 252013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Questions about your money? Visit the free “Greater Sacramento Financial Planning Day” event, hosted at West Sacramento City Hall from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26. Consult with experts. Feel free to bring financial paperwork related to your questions as you talk to financial planners. Free registration at [...]