NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 28, 2011 – The Yolo County Library now subscribes to a new reading program that can be accessed by parents, teachers and children from home. “Scholastic BookFlix” pairs classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks. There are Spanish-language versions of some pairings. For information, visit www.yolocountylibrary.org.
Join the annual “444 Golf Tournament” on Oct. 13 at Wildhorse in Davis. The event helps fill the coffers of the West Sacramento Foundation, which awards grant money to nonprofits serving West Sacramento. $600/foursome or $150/person. Sponsorships available. Call Joe Goeden, 719-9739; Charlie Moore, 417-5623, or visit www.westsacfoundation.org.
NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 28, 2011 – Larry Brooks, West Sacramento’s code enforcement officer, reminds the public that the rules regarding holding a garage sale in West Sacramento changed in 2009. The city council had adopted an ordinance it hoped would limit the blight of homemade signs and inconvenience to neighbors posed by some households which [...]
West Sacramento is updating its Bicycle & Pedestrian Path Master Plan, and your advice is requested. The plan seeks to enhance the existing network of trails in the city. Attend one of three workshops: Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the West Sacramento Recreation Center (2801 Jefferson Blvd.); Wed., Oct. 5, from noon [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER SEPT 14, 2011 The flags went back up from Friday to Sunday to commemorate 9/11. The display, at the corner of South River Road and Jefferson Boulevard in Southport, was the work of John Vinson. He’s put up a flag display every year since 9/11. This year, in addition to several hundred [...]
The News-Ledger just received notice that Washington Unified School District has set a date for the first-ever ‘State of the District’ dinner. The event is planned for Nov. 1 at River City High School. It begins at 5:30 p.m., with dinner at 6. A speech by board president David Westin is expected. Further details — [...]
DAN HARRIS with Assistant City Manager Carol Richardson and Kelsey Bozeman, curator of the exhibit (courtesy of Louisa Vessell) NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 14, 2011 – Dan Harris — a city employee for over 20 years — now has an art display on exhibit at “Gallery 1075,” inside the community center at 1075 West Capitol [...]