Jan 072012
 
Girls' volleyball standouts

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 4, 2011 – River City High School’s volleyball celebrated its team awards in November after the end of their season. Honorees were: Varsity and Sierra Valley Conference (SVC) Awards Most Inspirational Player – Junior, Jaliyah Dramera Most Valuable Player and SVC All League – Sophomore, Brianna Mondia SVC Honorable Mention [...]

Jan 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 6, 2012 – The 7-11 convenience market at 1552 Jefferson Boulevard was robbed Thursday night, and the suspect is still at large. “A white male adult robbed the clerk, taking an undisclosed amount of cash, fleeing on foot,” Sgt. Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department told the News-Ledger today. [...]

Jan 062012
 
Old dock retired; new one planned for public use

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor The City of West Sacramento has hired a contractor to dismantle the old dock at Raley’s Landing – formerly home to the Elizabeth Louise paddlewheeler and to the now-defunct River Otter Taxi Service. The dock has been disused for several years, and [...]

Jan 052012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 5, 2011 – The Sacramento River Cats have announced their seasonal job openings, which are available at www.rivercats.com under “the “Ballpark Info & Contacts” tab. Between the River Cats and Ovations Food Services, there are more than 200 seasonal positions available at Raley Field.  All applicants must be at least 18 [...]

Jan 042012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – ‘POLICE LOG’ is a feature that appears exclusively in the News-Ledger every week. To see it regularly, make sure to become a News-Ledger subscriber. Here’s last week’s police log report: Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of [...]

Jan 032012
 
Luis Macias, founder of family-run West Sac jewelry business, dies

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – BY DARYL FISHER Note: Lou Macias, the founder and longtime owner of West Sacramento’s Crest Jewelers, passed away this past week. He was a remarkable man who through dedication and hard work created one of West Sacramento’s most highly-esteemed family businesses, which is still going strong after [...]