May 252012
Two trucks burn up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 23, 2012 — On May 16, West Sacramento firefighters responded to the vicinity of Galveston and Canal streets after two big-rigs caught fire. The fire appeared to be accidental but of undetermined causes, reports W.S.F.D. Damage was estimated at about $200,000. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

May 232012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER Bluegrass and country musicians looking to jam are invited to jam sessions held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month at the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue. $2 at the door. Call 617-4620 or visit for information. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

May 212012
Epic road trip: my parents recall a youthful drive across Route 66 in a '36 coupe

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 — As all of you know, another Mother’s Day has just come and gone, and like everyone else, I spent some time visiting with my mother this past weekend, and my daughter also had her over to her house for one of my mother’s favorite meals, a yummy steak sandwich […]