Dec 312012
 
650 families get a Christmas dinner

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 26, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Friday afternoon found several dozen people huddled out of the way of the drizzle, under the eaves of Community Lutheran Church on Drever Street. They were clients waiting in line for an annual West Sacramento tradition. It was time for the holiday food and [...]

Dec 302012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – There are several ways for West Sacramento residents to recycle their stripped-down Christmas tree. Remove all tinsel, flocking, etc. Cut the tree into small enough sections that it can fit into a yard waste cart, and either put it into the cart or else bundle it next to the cart [...]

Dec 272012
 
Singers raise voices at Nugget

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 26, 2012 – The West Sacramento Community Singers — a group of enthusiastic amateurs — provided some holiday cheer on Sunday afternoon for shoppers inside Nugget in Southport.   The singers summoned forth some carols and other upbeat music in the store’s coffee shop, with dozens of people sipping coffee [...]

Dec 272012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 19, 2012 – Local curbside refuse and recycling collection will be affected by the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. CHRISTMAS WEEK: On Tuesday, Dec. 25, those who usually receive service will instead receive their service on Wednesday; the scheduled pickups on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will also each be one [...]

Dec 242012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – Anyone is welcome to the free Christmas luncheon provided by First Southern Baptist Church in West Sacramento, at 2124 Michigan Blvd. (corner of Maple), from noon to 1 p.m. on Christmas Day, Dec. 25.  Message phone: 371-2111. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Dec 222012
 
Photo: sign of the season

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — DEC 19, 2012 – The baseball player statues in front of city hall are ready for the holidays. The real question is, are you? These slightly-bigger-than-life statues are playing ball in front of city hall, at 1100 West Capitol Avenue.  (News-Ledger photo) ___________________________________ EDITOR’S NOTE: The News-Ledger reported more about [...]