News

Nov 102011
 
Veterans Day Parade coming Friday

 NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The first West Sacramento Veterans Day Parade is scheduled for this Friday afternoon through West Sacramento’s Park Boulevard area – and organizer Debbie Reynolds of the Eskaton Wilson Manor says there will be a lot for viewers to see. “There is a grand total [...]

Nov 072011
 

Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past week. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or verified by an investigation or [...]

Nov 062011
 

 The West Sacramento Community Singers will offer a free concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 at the local library, 1212 Merkley Ave. Sponsored by the West Sacramento Friends of the Library. The singers are open to “adult singers of all ages and musical ability.” The “interactive” performance will include music from different eras, [...]

Nov 042011
 
Rail car tips, backs up Jefferson

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – By St eve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A derailed train car caused a major traffic problem during the lunch hour on Oct. 21, blocking the Jefferson Boulevard/Stone Boulevard intersection and causing a detour and major back-ups. “It wasn’t a rail line issue, it was one particular car,” said Gary Fredericksen, [...]

Oct 182011
 
Coach Bustamante suspended after allegation

NEWS-LEDGER – Oct. 18, 2011 online – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger, Editor River City High’s head football coach is on paid administrative leave while school officials investigate a complaint that he “inappropriately touched” a female student. Coach Arturo (“Art”) Bustamante is a social studies teacher at the school, as well as second-year head coach for [...]