FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — By the City of West Sacramento Applications are now being accepted for service on various City of West Sacramento commissions. These commissions work directly with City staff in developing goals and advising the City Council on many issues. • Agriculture & Natural Resources Commission: Members of this commission provide recommendations in [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 16, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Francisco Castillo, a Southport resident and a citizen member of West Sacramento’s Parks & Community Services Commission, has a new hobby. It’s working out pretty well so far. Over the weekend, Castillo put his biceps, etc., on display at the San Jose [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 14, 2014 – A blighted urban pathway called the “Sycamore Trail” is getting a rehab, in part courtesy of an $80,000 grant from Wells Fargo. “It had burned-out mattresses and broken bottles and was considered a dangerous area to go through or walk nearby. So the Yolo County Children’s Alliance [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Future Picassos: Every Child is an Artist This class is designed to develop and bring out your child’s inner artist. They will explore the 7 main elements of art: line, shape, form, space, texture, value and color through a variety of mediums such as watercolors, oil pastels, colored pencils and acrylic [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – A free presentation of the movie “The Avengers” is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Aug. 25 (doors open at 1:30) at the community center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue. Families welcome. Concessions will be sold at “affordable” prices. Dress up as a super hero and receive a special treat. Do you [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 15, 2013 – The West Sacramento City Council on May 8 approved the 2013 West Sacramento Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trails Master Plan. “The low-stress bike network would be designed to encourage more West Sacramento residents and workers to use their bikes for local trips for both recreation and their commute,” [...]
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The 2012 Dodgeball Showdown returns to the West Sacramento Recreation Center from 4-9 p.m. on Nov. 3. Register by Oct. 21; $40 per team. For more information, go to www.cityofwestsacramento.org/city/depts/pcs/default.asp or call 617-4770. “Play like a kid again,” urges the parks department.