Dec 222013
 
The birds, the bees, and Santa Claus

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 11, 2013 – As long as I can remember, my parents and relatives (and now my family) have celebrated Christmas on Christmas Eve instead of Christmas Day. The place where the whole Fisher clan gathers is rotated each year and last Christmas my daughter (Carrie) and her husband (Dallas) were the lucky [...]

Dec 212013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 18, 2013 – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced this week it has finished work on a setback levee near South River Road in West Sacramento. Construction included a new “cutoff wall,” designed to strengthen the levee and keep water from seeping thorugh underneath. The old levee was left [...]

Dec 202013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — DEC 18, 2013 – Several West Sacramento teens have been named to the “All League Teams” in the Sierra Valley Conference for fall play. From the River City High School soccer team, Adrian Garcia and Jesus Serrano were chosen. In football, all-league players from RCHS are Eric Beal, David Vincent, [...]

Dec 182013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – An alternative financing program is available for property owners who wish to upgrade their heating and air conditioning systems, solar systems, roofs, windows and other systems. The “PACE” program offered by Ygrene Energy Fund is now available in Yolo County. The program offers 100 percent financing to projects on properties that [...]

Dec 172013
 
West Sac Foundation receives honor

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 11, 2013 – The Yolo Community Foundation has named the West Sacramento Foundation as its “Philanthropist of the Year: in the county. According to Meg Stallard, president of the board of Yolo Community Foundation: “The West Sacramento  Foundation, an all-volunteer organization, for the past 25 years has help enhance the [...]

Dec 162013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The City of West Sacramento is sponsoring a blood drive on Wed., Dec. 18, from 9-1:30 p.m. at the BloodSource mobile coach in the city hall parking lot, 1110 West Capitol Ave. Appointments encouraged (call Kryss Rankin, 617-4500), but walk-ins will be accepted as space is available. Copyright News-Ledger 2013