Apr 292012
 
9-year old wins gymnastics honors

Landon Wu, a nine-year old who attends Southport Elementary School, became the 2012 level 6 All-Around Regional Champion for Region 1 (including California, Nevada, Arizona, and Hawaii) in competition on April 15. It was his second regional title in a row.   Landon took gold in pommel horse, high bar, parallel bars and floor exercises, [...]

Apr 292012
 
Stranded boater rescued

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 25, 2012 – West Sacramento’s Fire Boat 41 gave a tow to a boater in need on the evening of April 17. The sailboat owner said he did not have any water to drink and hadn’t eaten in three days, reports the city fire department. He told local media all his belongings [...]

Apr 282012
 

EDITORIAL: from the News-Ledger, April 18, 2012 – The mayor’s recap of West Sacramento’s 25-year history as a city during last week’s “State of the City” address brought back some fond memories. Mayor Christopher Cabaldon noted that one of the things that delayed the creation of this city was a level of distrust between its [...]

Apr 272012
 
Open house, sailboat rides

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – Too late for publication in this week’s News-Ledger: the Lake Washington Sailing Club will hold an open house, with free sailboat rides, from 10:30 to 3:30 tomorrow (Sat., April 28). The club is based at the Port of West Sacramento. Look for the entrance on Industrial Boulevard just west of Harbor. For [...]

Apr 272012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — April 25, 2012 – The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce has set a date for its popular market to return this year. The market will once again be held on Thursday evenings beginning May 17 at 1271 West Capitol Avenue (behind Walgreens and almost across from city hall).     More [...]