Apr 052013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –   West Sacramentans have a couple of unusual choices this weekend to shop for their spring garden plants and supplies, including heirloom tomatoes. These two choices come to you from the “Local Scene” section of the News-Ledger:   Stop by a plant and garden sale on April 6-7 and support the [...]

Apr 052013
 
Using a brain to make a point:

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAR 27, 2013 – GUEST COMMENTARY from Edwin Garcia, Kaiser Permanente Dr. Victor DeNoble, a former tobacco research scientist who became a whistleblower against his company – and the entire industry – spoke to hundreds of students in a series of school assemblies in West Sacramento earlier this month, explaining the [...]

Apr 042013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 3, 2012 – Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on March 7, Superior Court Judge Paul Richardson sentenced Michael Robert Hernandez III, 33, of West Sacramento, to 21 years in state prison for attacking his girlfriend. Hernandez pled no contest on January 24 to two strike-felonies, and multiple [...]

Apr 042013
 
Meet a hawk, up close & personal

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 17, 2013 – From the California Raptor Center Davis, California The public is invited to spring open house at the California Raptor Center (CRC) on Saturday, May 4.. Admission to the open house and “hawk walk” are free. Donations are welcome. The open house will last from 9:00 a.m. to [...]

Apr 032013
 
RCHS kids win regional science prize

From Dax Castro For the first time in River City High School’s history, two students have brought home the gold, winning the Sacramento Regional Science Fair competition in the “Psychology and Social Behavior” category. Helaman Burdge and Camille Krahn competed with over 100 other projects overall spread across several categories and emerged victorious. Their project [...]

Apr 022013
 
RCHS girls soccer chases playoffs

NEWS-LEDGER — MAR 27, 2013 – The River City High School girls soccer team has posted a record of 10 wins, three losses and one tie so far in the 2013 season. It’s the best performance every by girls soccer at the school, and with seven games left, the team is in the playoff hunt. [...]

Apr 012013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – YoloArts is sponsoring a community art project to which all West Sacramentans can contribute. The “Grow Yolo Mandela Community Project” will offer workshops for community involvement, featuring media such as weavings, mosaics and pictures, through May. The finished “Mandala” will be unveiled at the West Sacramento Farmers Market in May. Visit [...]