Nov 022011
 
PUMPKIN RUN: 5K & 10K of running fun

   NEWS-LEDGER – NOV 2, 2011 – Several dozen people took part in the second annual Pumpkin Run on Saturday. The event raised hundreds of dollars for local aquatics programs, said race director Ross Yancher of the Aquatics Foundation of West Sacramento. The money will go to the Recreation Center’s fee assistance programs and to [...]

Nov 022011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 26, 2011 – Recycle your old electronics devices and help support the West Sacramento Christmas Basket Project. Between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, visit the Farmers Market site behind Walgreens and drop off your old TVs, computers, printers, scanners, power cables, routers, radios, cell phones, digital cameras, [...]

Nov 012011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 26, 2011 The Yolo County chapter of Habitat for Humanity plans an Indian dinner and silent auction fundraiser at 6 p.m. on Sat., Nov. 12, at St. James Catholic Church, 1275 B Street in Davis. The event will support home renovation projects in the Bryte and Broderick neighbhorhoods of West Sacramento. [...]

Nov 012011
 
Daryl Fisher's column: 'Stuff every man ought to know about women'

NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 26, 2011 Stuff every man ought to know about women A while back I ran across a very thoughtful and informative article penned by a lady named Lisa Jones entitled, “45 Things She Wishes He Knew; universal truths that all men should, but don’t, understand.” Among the 45 things Ms. Jones believes [...]

Oct 312011
 

  NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 31, 2011 – Last week, the News-Ledger reported a city official’s explanation of what was causing that bad smell that seems to hover over some Southport neighborhoods every fall (and perhaps spring). The combination of warm days and cool nights caused “convection currents” in local waterways, bringing rotting material up [...]