Jul 222014
 
Nature-curious? Free lectures on the wildlands, wildlife around us:

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 16, 2014 – by Mary K. Hanson Tuleyome Organization Tuleyome is launching a new “Nature and You” – Thursday Talks at the Library lecture series in partnership with the Yolo County Library starting in this month.  All of the lectures are FREE to the public and will be held once [...]

Jul 212014
 
Bid to turn old West Sac firehouse into lively restaurant & bar

JULY 16, 2014 — FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   (EDITOR’S NOTE: Several hours after this article was published in July 16, the West Sacramento City Council voted to approve the deal described below for an “exclusive negotiating agreement” to pursue a new life for the Washington Firehouse). Could a neglected, [...]

Jul 192014
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 18, 2014 – The Tower Bridge will close down for the evening of Sunday, September 28, for the second annual “Farm to Fork” dinner on its deck. The event is a fundraiser for Sacramento’s “Farm to Fork Celebration,” held this year on the Capital Mall on Sept. 27. Dinner on the [...]

Jul 192014
 
'Night Out' returns to West Sac neighborhoods on August 5

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 9, 2014 – FROM THE CITY OF WEST SACRAMENTO – The “National Night Out” event  returns on Tuesday, Aug. 5. In West Sacramento, as in cities across the nation, “National Night Out” will be celebrated throughout the city with block parties and barbecues. The West Sacramento Police Department joins residents and neighborhood [...]

Jul 182014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The West Sacramento Friends of the Library will hold a summer book sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat., July 19, and from 10-3 on Sunday, July 20, at the library, 1212 Merkley Avenue. Hardback books for $1, paperbacks for 50 cents, kids’ books for 10-25 cents, along with [...]

Jul 182014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 9, 2014 – TWO GUN BUSINESS OWNERS SAY PROPOSED RULES ARE ACCEPTABLE – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s planning commission on June 19 approved a tightening of the permitted locations for gun shops in the city. But those restrictions were made with the approval of a couple of gun-related local [...]

Jul 182014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 23, 2014 – Two West Sacramento school board seats, two city council seats, and the mayor’s position will all be on the ballot on November 4. The filing period for challengers interested in these office is underway. It ends on August 8. City offices up for election are those held [...]