Feb 192015
Catch, spay & release: volunteers work with feral cats in Southport

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 11, 2015 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A small group of West Sacramento kindred spirits gathered behind Southport’s Tower Mart on Sunday, February 1, to turn loose about 15 feral cats that they had trapped and then spayed and neutered. The effort sprung from an experience by Patti Kenney, a local […]

Nov 282014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER of WEST SACRAMENTO — Yolo CASA, a nonprofit that specializes in advocating for children as they spend time in the foster care system, needs new volunteers. Training provided. Successful volunteers will spend time with the child they’re paired with, talk to professionals and caregivers in that child’s life, and advocate in the […]

Oct 292014

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 […]

Apr 092014
West Sac Rotarians head south of the border for building project

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 2, 2014 — By Rotary Club of West Sacramento members Carol Bogart, Ken Wilson and Peter Anderson, with Rotary District 5180 Assistant Governor Judy Foote. Four members of the Rotary Club of West Sacramento – President Mike Campbell, President-Elect Ken Wilson 2014-2015, Bill Bevier and Paul Kolarik – were joined […]

Apr 062014
Volunteers from RCHS help out at 'Shamrock Run,' a trot for charity

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 26, 2014 — By Danny Thirakul Interact Club, River City High School Thirty members of the Interact Club at River City High School helped out with the Shamrock Run Saturday, March 15, which ended at West Sac’s Raley Field. The Shamrock Half-Marathon and 5k, sponsored by Blue Diamond Almonds, benefited […]