Mar 012015
 
'Nuggeteers' group enjoys wine tastings at Southport supermarket

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 25, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent The West Sacramento Nugget Market has offered wine tasting events, generally every other Friday evening since opening their doors, and a respectable following of wine tasters has attended these tastings so predictably that they gave themselves a name, “The Nuggeteers.” Nugget’s next Wine & Cheese [...]

Feb 052015
 

Online registration and waiting list for the West Sacramento Dolphins youth swim team is now open; the team size is limited by pool space at the Recreation Center. Visit www.wsdolphins.org as soon as possible as the team may fill up quickly. For more information, contact treasurer Vin Cay at vin2ride@yahoo.com, (916) 947-4950. Copyright News-Ledger 2015

Jan 222015
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Friends of the Library invite you to browse their collection of books, CDs and movies for sale on the weekend of Jan. 24-25 at the Arthur F. Turner Branch Library, 1212 Merkley Avenue. Saturday’s hours will be 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays will be 10-3. Hardbacks [...]

Dec 042014
 
Mike McGowan: the man whose name is on West Sac's newest bridge

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 3, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S NOTE: Friday (Dec. 5), West Sacramento officials will cut the ribbon on a new bridge across the barge canal. The bridge is a few hundred yards west of the existing bridge that takes Jefferson Boulevard over the same canal. It will provide [...]

Nov 172014
 
New bridge to Southport set to open on December 5

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 12, 2014 – West Sacramento officials have set the date for a ribbon-cutting of the new Mike McGowan Bridge: December 5, at 10 a.m. The bridge will add an alternative connection across the barge canal, particularly for Southport residents used to using the Stone Lock Bridge on Jefferson Boulevard. Initially, the bridge [...]

Sep 222014
 
Check out open-house & take a walking tour of replacement bridge site

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 17, 2014 – The cities of Sacramento and West Sacramento have plans to replace the 103-year old I Street Bridge with a “new low-level, neighborhood-friendly bridge upstream” that will “provide better access for bicycles and pedestrians, and serve motorists more efficiently,” they report. The project is entering “environmental assessment” phase. [...]