Aug 142013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Find out how to become an advocate for an abused or neglected child in foster care. Check out CASA by visiting www.yolocasa.org, emailing karenb@yolocasa.org or calling (530) 661-4200. Training for new volunteers begins Aug. 21. Copyright News-Ledger 2013

Aug 122013
 
'Yolo Idol' contest still open; West Sac native setting the stage at fair

NEWS-LEDGER — AUG. 7, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The Yolo County Fair starts Aug. 14, and West Sacramento native Marty DeAnda is on a mission. The sometime music-promoter and artist manager wants to upgrade the fair’s entertainment quotient, and he wants more West Sacramento musicians upon the fair’s various stages. Those goals [...]

Aug 092013
 

NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 7, 2013 – West Sacramento officials on Thursday will celebrate the groundbreaking of a 272-unit “infill” housing project near West Capitol Avenue, Raley Field and the ziggurat building.   Mayor Christopher Cabaldon will join the Wolff Company development team and architect David Mogavero for an 11:30 a.m. ceremony at 777 5th Street. [...]

Aug 062013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The annual block party and anti-crime rally is planned for tonight, Aug. 6. Local residents are encouraged to leave their outdoor lights on, go outside and network with their neighbors in this local edition of the “National Night Out” event. West Sacramento police, costumed mascots, members of the military and others [...]

Aug 062013
 
Ag firm moves 10 miles to West Sac

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 31, 2013 – R&D firm will take place of Affymetrix — which left West Sacto for Asia By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A Davis agricultural research and development operation will move to West Sacramento next year in order to expand. Bayer CropScience, a division of Bayer AG of Germany, has acquired a [...]

Aug 052013
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 31, 2013 – Eight West Sacramento residents are among the 43 empaneled for duty on the 2013-2014 Yolo County Grand Jury, which began service this month. Included from West Sacramento are Jeanne Binns, Margie Campbell, Albert Freitas, Sara Noceto, Chalon Rogers, Belinda Shaw, Robert Stoinoff and David Valverde. Also hailing from East [...]