Jun 012013
 

From River City High School After playoff wins over Marysville, Colfax, and Escalon, the 2013 tennis season ended for the River City High School Tennis Team with a 7 to 2 defeat against Placer in the final of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III team championships on May 17.  The Raiders received wins from Lily He, [...]

May 312013
 
Band of blue light atop port tower

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 29, 2013 – A tall structure at the Port of West Sacramento will soon sport a blue band of light near the top – part of a general effort to spruce up the facility and increase public awareness about it. Mayor Christopher Cabaldon recently quipped that a lot of West Sacramento residents [...]

May 292013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Drop off your unneeded and gently-used books, DVDs and magazines for re-sale in the library’s sales alcove or in the next book sale weekend. Your donations support library programs and materials. There’s a donation bin outside the north end of the library, 1212 Merkley Avenue, West Sacramento. Questions? Call 375-6465, ext. [...]

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 [...]