Oct 052012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 3, 2012 – Army Pvt. Geno M. Parker has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. Parker is the son of Jason Parker of Norfolk Avenue, West Sacramento. He is a 2011 graduate of River City High School.     Air Force Reserve Airman Alexander M. Brookins [...]

Oct 042012
 
'Pumpkin Run' returns on Oct. 27

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 3, 2012 – The annual Pumpkin Run returns Oct. 27, with a chance to run or walk 5k or 10k on a course that goes through “Dave’s Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch” and along the river trail. There is also a kids’ 1-mile fun run. The event is [...]

Oct 032012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 26, 2012 – We were disappointed to find that the superintendent of Washington Unified School District, and apparently the district’s lawyers, when offered a chance to walk away from an untenable position, chose instead to dig in and play defense. The issue – as you may have seen [...]

Oct 032012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 election is October 22. Call Yolo Elections at (916) 375-6490, visit www.yoloelections.org, or pick up a registration card at the library (1212 Merkley Ave.), post office (various) or the city clerk’s office (third floor of city hall, 1110 West [...]

Oct 022012
 
District defends withholding of names

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — SEPT 26, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Several days before the local school board was set to appoint a new board member to fill a vacancy, the News-Ledger asked the district for a copy of the list of the eight people who applied for the position. [...]

Oct 012012
 
'Little Free Library' in Southport

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — SEPT 26, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Those creative folks living next to the Main Drain Parkway in Southport have come up with something new to the city. They’ve installed a “little free library” about as big as a good-size birdhouse. “My husband heard about the [...]