Feb 242013
 
Southport's beaver problem: better to manage the animals than to kill them

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 20, 2013 – EDITOR’S NOTE: On Feb. 13, the News-Ledger published a story about city-sponsored trapping of a beaver colony discovered in Southport’s Bridgeway Lakes area. You can find the original article here. Below is a response. By Heidi Perryman, Ph.D. Trapping, as you know, is a short-term solution that [...]

Jan 222013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Recreation Center will celebrate its fourth birthday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24.   Light refreshments and prize giveaways (gift cards, Kings tickets, Rec Center passes, etc.). For information on the party, call 617-4770. The Rec Center is located next to River City High School, 2801 Jefferson [...]

Dec 272012
 
Singers raise voices at Nugget

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 26, 2012 – The West Sacramento Community Singers — a group of enthusiastic amateurs — provided some holiday cheer on Sunday afternoon for shoppers inside Nugget in Southport.   The singers summoned forth some carols and other upbeat music in the store’s coffee shop, with dozens of people sipping coffee [...]