The AARP/Walgreens “Wellness” tour bus will visit West Sacramento on Monday, giving free medical screenings and vouchers for free adult flu shots from Walgreens. The tour is meant to serve people without health insurance. The free screenings cover cholesterol levels, blood pressure, bone density, glucose levels, waist circumference and body mass index. The bus will [...]
By Sam Urrea, Staff Writer RCHS School Newspaper, “Ou[RC}ity News” (Featured in the Oct. 5, 2011, News-Ledger) It is the start of the school year. Students struggle to find activities that they can begin looking forward to. Football season is just starting, yet some students continue to dwell on the realization that summer has just [...]
NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 5, 2011 – Things just kept going downhill for a man allegedly trying to steal some recyclable metal from a Cebrian Street business last week. According to police reports, the thief entered the 24-hour facility at about 1 a.m. on Friday morning, and started putting copper tubing into his light blue [...]
The ‘Police Log appears weekly in the News-Ledger. Here’s a sample, from the News-Ledger, Sept. 28, 2011. Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past [...]
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 [...]