Oct 012012
 
'Little Free Library' in Southport

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — SEPT 26, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Those creative folks living next to the Main Drain Parkway in Southport have come up with something new to the city. They’ve installed a “little free library” about as big as a good-size birdhouse. “My husband heard about the [...]

Sep 132012
 
9/11: Paying their respects

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The flags returned on Friday, thousands of them, fluttering in just about the same Southport location they have occupied on each anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. There’s one flag for each victim of that day – [...]

Sep 112012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 11, 2011 – At least two Southport residents reported to police last week that there were suspicious people going door-to-door, claiming to have something to do with the home security business. One report came from St. John Road. Here’s the other, from tomorrow’s “Police Log” in the News-Ledger: “An Eagle Street [...]

Sep 092012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Raley Field will host the “Sacramento Burger Battle,” pitting local chefs against each other to find the region’s best burger and support the Chron’s and Colitis Foundation of America. “The Eatery” of West Sacramento’s Southport area is on the list of competing restaurants. The event is scheduled for Sept. [...]

Aug 262012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 26, 2012 – West Sacramento police say a man has been arrested after allegedly driving his Chevy Suburban into a yard party on Devon Avenue in Southport. The vehicle went through a fence, causing “major” leg injuries to two people. Police were called to the corner of [...]