Oct 142011
 
Design efforts turns to Southport levees

 NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 12, 2011  Project will probably mean purchase of some private property near Sacramento River As West Sacramento flood control officials turn their attention to the levees in Southport along the river, they expect to have to buy some land – and perhaps some houses – from some local owners. The exact plans, [...]

Oct 102011
 

Lyon Real Estate in Southport is collecting new and clean used coats of all sizes, through Oct. 31 at their office in the Southport Town Center. Coats will go into the “One Warm Coat” program and be distributed at various shelters in the Yolo/Sacramento area. Take your extra coats to Lyon at 2105 Town Center [...]

Oct 102011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 5, 2011 – Two workers at the U.S. Postal Service’s mail processing facility on Industrial Boulevard have been indicted for charges relating to the alleged theft of hundreds of AT&T iPhone cell phones. United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced Sept. 22 that a federal grand jury returned a 61-count indictment today [...]

Oct 082011
 

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 [...]

Oct 072011
 
HOMECOMING: A report from River City High School

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 [...]