Mar 152015
'Yoga for the rest of us'

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 4, 2015 — By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “After having both knees replaced, I could hardly move and it was difficult to get out of a chair,” said Sylvia Baker, a student in the Bryte Yoga and Wellness Chair Yoga class. “Since taking the classes, I can get up without holding onto the […]

Nov 082014
'Light It Up!' is theme of RCHS concert

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 5, 2014 — River City High School band director Anthony Marvelli led the school’s “Big Band” during a performance on Oct. 22. This music group joined the RCHS choir class, advanced vocal ensemble, Syncopating Sea Monkeys jazz band, and River City Regiment marching band in the school’s fall concert. Copyright News-Ledger 2014

Oct 262014
RCHS band wins some medals

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 22, 2014 — From Heather Wright On Oct. 11, the River City High School Band joined twenty-two other schools from locations as far away as Chowchilla, Concord, and Merced to compete in the Franklin High School Invitational Band Review in Elk Grove. Young musicians and their teachers, parents, and supporters took over […]

Oct 012014
Preschool program earns West Sac an award from U.S. Conference of Mayors

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 1, 2014 — By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor The mood was festive at lunchtime in the city hall galleria on Monday, as guests helped the City of West Sacramento accept a “City Livability Award from the U.S. Council of Mayors and award sponsor Waste Management Inc.   The 2014 award – announced […]

Sep 292014
RCHS cooks up culinary arts class

NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 24, 2014 — By Rebecca Schwartz River City High School Journalism Class This year at River City High School they are introducing a new class, taught by Cheryle Sutton, which teaches students the “culinary arts.” On Thursday, September 18, the small class of 18 students provided meals for more than 120 people […]

May 132014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — On May 17, “The Legendary Mike McGowan and the Mighty Delta Roadmasters” are returning to the Black Box Theater for their second installment of ‘Blues in the Black Box,’ located at 1075 West Capitol Ave. The concert is a fund raiser for the West Sacramento Learning Ladder, a preschool program that […]

May 122014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 7, 2014 — KVIE public television is debuting a new series called “Yes, We’re Open,” intended to celebrate California entrepreneurs. The first episode airs Monday, May 12, on Channel 6. Included are several business profiles — including one on Ross Amin and his “Capitol Bowl” alley at 900 West Capitol […]