Nov 282011
 
Shaping future of West Sac's Washington neighborhood

West Sac’s Washington District is now a disparate mix of longtime residents, old houses, shiny townhouses, skyscrapers, and the homeless NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 23, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Officials from West Sacramento and the federal Housing & Urban Development Department (HUD) gathered at a street corner in the city’s Washington neighborhood on [...]

Nov 102011
 
Veterans Day Parade coming Friday

 NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 9, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The first West Sacramento Veterans Day Parade is scheduled for this Friday afternoon through West Sacramento’s Park Boulevard area – and organizer Debbie Reynolds of the Eskaton Wilson Manor says there will be a lot for viewers to see. “There is a grand total [...]

Oct 052011
 

  The ‘Police Log appears weekly in the News-Ledger. Here’s a sample, from the News-Ledger, Sept. 28, 2011.   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past [...]

Oct 032011
 
Mixed results for RCHS volleyball

  River City High School’s volleyball squad took on El Dorado on Sept. 19. The Raider frosh won their match 2-1, while the RCHS varsity and junior varsity each dropped their matches to El Dorado (3-0 and 2-0, respectively). All three Raider squads dropped their matches to Union Mine on Monday, but they will regroup [...]

Oct 032011
 
U.S. Ag Secretary visits West Sac

 NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 28, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The U.S. Secretary of Agriculture paid a call on West Sacramento on Monday morning, as part of a White House effort to push for passage of the president’s “American Jobs Act” stimulus proposal. Secretary Tom Vilsack joined a handful of leaders from the region for [...]

Play golf for charity

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Oct 022011
 

   Join the annual “444 Golf Tournament” on Oct. 13 at Wildhorse in Davis. The event helps fill the coffers of the West Sacramento Foundation, which awards grant money to nonprofits serving West Sacramento. $600/foursome or $150/person.  Sponsorships available. Call Joe Goeden, 719-9739; Charlie Moore, 417-5623, or visit www.westsacfoundation.org. Click here to comment on this [...]