Dec 252012
 
West Sac woman is Red Cross 'hero'

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 19, 2012 – A West Sacramento woman received a “Hero” award from the Capital Region Chapter of the American Red Cross. Raemarie Goin of West Sacramento and  Scott Sherwood, another employee of the Costco store in Woodland, were honored for coming to the aid of a customer who suffered a [...]

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 232012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER– Hear the West Sacramento Singers in a free concert at 2 p.m. on Dec. 23 at the Nugget Market, Town Center Plaza in Southport. For more information, email westsacsingers@gmail.com. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Dec 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — DEC 22, 2012 – A Sacramento man died in a car-versus-bicycle accident this morning on West Capitol Avenue in West Sacramento. According to Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department, both the cyclist from Sacramento and the car that struck him were going eastbound along the 2000-block of West Capitol [...]

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 [...]

Dec 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 19, 2012 – The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce will install new board members and hand out its annual business awards on Jan. 17. “Businessperson of the Year” award will go to Michelle Vandeheetkamp, Wicked West Pizza & BBQ, for “making a difference in our community.” The “Business of the [...]

Dec 192012
 
Go climb a nearby mountain

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 12, 2012 – Guest Commentary by Charlotte Orr Tuleyome Association December 11th was designated International Mountain Day. The day was created by the UN in 2003 to promote awareness about the importance of the world’s mountains and highlands. Mountains are crucial to life, provide most of the world’s fresh water, [...]