Aug 312014
 
Mini-display about historic national 'Lincoln Highway' built through West Sacramento

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 27, 2014 – The historic national ‘Lincoln Highway’ and Highway 40 are the subject of a new exhibit at the West Sacramento Community Center’s display space. You can visit the display during business hours through the end of the year. It’s at 1075 West Capitol Avenue. The national highway runs [...]

Dec 102012
 
Big old trees stand in the way of new development in West Sac

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 28, 2012 – Opinions in West Sac differ about when to preserve them and when to replace them – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor An apartment project near Raley Field has paid the City of West Sacramento about $200,000 for replacement trees after it quite legally removed five “heritage oaks” [...]

Aug 302012
 

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 30, 2012 – Organizers will heap more than 200 tons of decomposed granite onto the streets of Old Sacramento this weekend for the annual “Gold Rush days” celebration. The event celebrates life in the 1850s. There will be dancers, street dramas, wagon rides, gold panning, storytelling, craft making, a [...]