Feb 162012
West Sac city manager to retire

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — FEB 16, 2012 — FOLLOWING IS A City of West Sacramento press release issued today, in its entirety. This article has been updated to reflect a correction from the original press release; the city manager’s retirement will be effective by July 1 of this year, and not 2013 as originally stated. City […]

Feb 162012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The Yolo County Library is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Caldecott Medal-winning children’s book “The Snowy Day,” which “was one of the first books to feature an African-American child in a main role that appeals to all children.” Storytime programs at the West Sacramento branch, 1212 Merkley Avenue, will feature […]

Feb 142012
'Not too tall': U-Haul fights on, takes its signage rights to court

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 8, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor There was a time when West Capitol Avenue was a glitzy and fairly prosperous thoroughfare, decorated with jet-set era neon lights that were designed to entice travelers to spend the night or pull over for a bite or a drink. Then, after a freeway […]

Feb 132012

FROM PG&E With Valentine’s Day coming tomorrow, many people will celebrate with helium-filled metallic balloons. Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) urges customers to securely tie a weight to all metallic balloons containing helium to prevent them from floating away. Metallic balloons that contact overhead power lines can disrupt electric service to an entire neighborhood, […]