May 282013
 
West Sac teen honored for service

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 22, 2013 – Bradly Palmer was selected as a recipient of the Yolo Youth Service Award scholarship for his volunteer service with the Bryte and Broderick Community Action Network in West Sacramento.  Bradly’s commitment to volunteerism indicates great potential for service and leadership in the future. Yolo Community Foundation (YCF) [...]

May 272013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 22, 2013 – West Sacramento police and fire units responded on May 15 to the report of a suspicious package at the U.S. Postal Service mail hub, 3775 Industrial Boulevard. A call came in at 7:15 a.m. on May 15. “Upon arrival, responders found a cardboard package emitting an electronic [...]

May 272013
 
City of West Sacramento approves plan for bikeways, walkways

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 15, 2013 – The West Sacramento City Council on May 8 approved the 2013 West Sacramento Bicycle, Pedestrian and Trails Master Plan. “The low-stress bike network would be designed to encourage more West Sacramento residents and workers to use their bikes for local trips for both recreation and their commute,” [...]

May 252013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Learn to row (do what you see those folks in skinny boats doing at the Port of West Sacramento). The local River City Rowing Club is hosting a free “learn to row day” and health fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat, June 1, at the boathouse on the [...]

May 232013
 
A reunion to remember

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 15, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Sailor Joseph Pinola had been at sea for eight months on the USS John C. Stennis, a Nimitz-class aircraft carrier. So he had not yet met his five-month old daughter when he returned to town on April 29. Still, the 22-year old [...]

May 222013
 
Shouldn't have saved my college papers

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 15, 2013 – COLUMN BY DARYL FISHER – The other night my youngest son was helping me clean out an extra bedroom where I store lots of old stuff when he came across a box with the word “College” scribbled on the outside of it. “What’s this?” he asked me [...]