News

Nov 152011
 
Happy 90th to West Sac man

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9 2011 – Fred A. Pierini was planning to celebrate  his 90th birthday, 11/11/11 at  Fasullo Restaurant in Davis with 24 family members including his wife, children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, sister in law and brother in law. Ferrucio (“Fred”) was born in the small Tuscan village of Collesino, Italy, in 1921 [...]

Nov 132011
 
Christmas tree lighting: Dec. 2

  The Chamber of Commerce presents the annual lighting ceremony for the city Christmas tree from 6-8:30 p.m. on Dec. 2, in front of city hall at 1110 West Capitol Avenue. Free. There will be holiday music and refreshments, and kids can have their picture taken visiting with Santa. For more information, call 371-7042 or visit [...]

Nov 122011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor Just where are all those dirt-hauling trucks going? Michael Bessette, West Sacramento’s flood protection manager, told the News-Ledger that a lot of them are probably hauling fill to several local levee improvement projects. “There are currently three levee project sites under construction right [...]

Nov 122011
 
High score for RCHS senior

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – River City High School’s Alana Csaposs has received a “letter of commendation” from the National Merit Scholarship Program. According to the school, she is among the 50,000 highest-testing students from over 1.5 million nationwide who took the PSAT last year. That test is a precursor to the SAT test [...]

Nov 102011
 

  The Yolo County Children’s Alliance will bring back the annual “Community Giveaway Day” on Sat., Nov. 18, from 8 a.m. “until supplies last” at Westfield Village Elementary School, 508 Poplar Avenue. West Sacramento residents are invited to show up and receive some free household goods, clothes, food, toys and more (bring proof of address [...]