Sep 202012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 — Find yourself someplace with a clear view of the sky on Friday – preferably near the state capitol building in Sacramento – and you will get a treat. The retired space shuttle Endeavor is due to make a pass over Sacramento’s capitol building, riding piggyback […]

Sep 192012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — Got some trashed mattresses, furniture, box springs, cardboard or tires (up to 9)? The City of West Sacramento is offering a “Bulky Waste Drop-Off” event from Sept. 19-22 (weekdays 4-7 p.m. and Saturday 9-3) at 540 Harbor Blvd. Bring proof of West Sacramento residency (city utility bill or driver’s […]

Sep 182012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — The Yolo County Food Bank will distribute free food to eligible West Sacramento and Clarksburg residents on Tuesday, September 18. Hours and locations are: 9-10 a.m. at the County Building, 500 Jefferson Blvd.; 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1500 Park Blvd.; 11-noon at the Yolo Housing Authority, 685 […]

Sep 172012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Wednesday interviewed a number of candidates to fill the board seat vacated by Sandra Vargas. After a round of questions, the board voted 4-0 to ask Elizabeth Bagdazian to serve the final two-years-plus of that […]

Sep 172012
Interns support the D.A.'s office

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT. 5, 2012 — From the County of Yolo Last month, the Yolo County Board of Supervisors honored 20 interns and volunteers currently serving in the Yolo County District Attorney’s office. College students, law students, retirees or those looking for experience can volunteer in the District Attorney’s office anywhere […]

Sep 162012

  Two views on the roadwork in the Westmore Oaks neighborhood of West Sacramento (the News-Ledger’s article on the project can be seen here.) ‘Thanks for roadwork’ (from the ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the News-Ledger, Sept. 5) We live in the Westmore Oaks area of West Sacramento. Many of our sidewalks and gutters are […]