Dec 152012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Community Orchestra invites you to a pair of free Christmas-themed concerts, with music ranging from Wagner to “Christmas on Broadway” and “O Holy Night.” The first is at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16, at the civic center galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue. The second free concert is [...]

Dec 122012
 
Christmas event raises at least $17K

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 5, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Last year’s “Hope Stocking Event” raised about $17,000 for local causes. “This year, we expect the total to be even higher,” reports chairperson Maria Simas, vice president of the West Sacramento Foundation. The Foundation hosted the event, which collected donations and [...]

Dec 072012
 

NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce invites you to a “yummy brunch” with Santa on Sat., Dec. 8 at the community center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue. There will be two seatings: one from 8-9:30 a.m. and another from 10-11:30 a.m. Kids can have their pictures taken with Santa and drop off a letter [...]

Dec 012012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — DEC 1, 2012 – A spokesman for the West Sacramento Police Department reports that an arrest has been made after the shooting early this morning in a Christmas tree lot at 1000-block of Sacramento Avenue. Police arrested Brian Brinsfield a 20 year old West Sacramento resident, at about 2 p.m. He will [...]

Nov 302012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — NOV 30, 2012 The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce has just announced that it will cancel the annual tree-lighting ceremony scheduled for tonight in front of city hall. The decision was made “in the interest of public safety,” said a message from the chamber as this week’s rain and wind storm continues. [...]

Nov 252012
 

NEWS-LEDGER STAFF — NOV 21, 2012 – Sing up for the West Sacramento Christmas Basket Project’s holiday food baskets will be held:  Monday, Nov. 26, through Thursday, Dec. 13, at Community Lutheran Church, 920 Drever St. (just off Jefferson behind Chevron), from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m on weekdays and Saturdays 10-noon. Also Sundays, Nov. [...]

Jan 022012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – What’s the responsible thing to do with that Christmas tree when it’s time has past? Here are a few options: You can ‘treecycle’ it at the Yolo County Landfill, where it will be turned into mulch for reuse. Remove all decorations before bringing it in. You can [...]