Apr 212013
 
Fight child abuse: upcoming fashion show & fun run both offer you a chance

By Don Saylor, Chair of the Yolo County Children’s Alliance and Member of the Yolo County Board of Supervisors, District 2 Child abuse is a national tragedy.  An estimated 3 million children are the victims of substantiated abuse or neglect each year in the United States.  In California during 2012, nearly 500,000 children were referred [...]

Oct 122011
 
Pumpkin Run returns!

The West Sacramento Aquatics Foundation will bring back its “Pumpkin Run” fundraiser this year on Sat., Oct. 29.  There will be 5k and 10k runs/walks, and a 1 mile fun run for kids, with a course through Dave’s Pumpkin Patch and along the river trail. The event is scheduled for 8 a.m. at the pumpkin [...]

Nov 032010
 
‘Pumpkin Run’

Runners start Saturday’s Pumpkin Run on damp pavement at the Recreation Center/RCHS complex in Southport. At rear left, holding an air horn aloft, is West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon, who signalled the start of the event and then joined in the run. The mayor’s 5K time was 31 minutes and 20 seconds, despite his delayed [...]