Sep 172012
 
Oldtimer Lou Arges dead at 90

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 17, 2012 – Lou Arges, a well-known West Sacramento property owner and businessman, died in his home on Sept. 11 at the age of 90. Arges was a sheepherder, farmer and businessman. His business interests included “The Pipe King” pipe sales spot on Jefferson Blvd. in Southport, which for a number [...]

Sep 172012
 
Oldtimer Lou Arges dead at 90

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 17, 2012 – Lou Arges, a well-known West Sacramento property owner and businessman, died in his home on Sept. 11 at the age of 90. Arges was a sheepherder, farmer and businessman. His business interests included “The Pipe King” pipe sales spot on Jefferson Blvd. in Southport, which for a number [...]

Sep 172012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Wednesday interviewed a number of candidates to fill the board seat vacated by Sandra Vargas. After a round of questions, the board voted 4-0 to ask Elizabeth Bagdazian to serve the final two-years-plus of that [...]

Sep 172012
 
Interns support the D.A.'s office

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT. 5, 2012 – From the County of Yolo Last month, the Yolo County Board of Supervisors honored 20 interns and volunteers currently serving in the Yolo County District Attorney’s office. College students, law students, retirees or those looking for experience can volunteer in the District Attorney’s office anywhere [...]

Sep 162012
 

  Two views on the roadwork in the Westmore Oaks neighborhood of West Sacramento (the News-Ledger’s article on the project can be seen here.) ‘Thanks for roadwork’ (from the ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the News-Ledger, Sept. 5) We live in the Westmore Oaks area of West Sacramento. Many of our sidewalks and gutters are [...]

Sep 152012
 
Gold medal in transplant games

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – David Anderson of West Sacramento won a gold medal in men’s table tennis at the biannual “Transplant Games of America,” held this year in July in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Anderson’s life was saved by a transplanted heart that came from a 21-year old Monterey man [...]

Sep 142012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Got some old computers & electronic appliances? Old electronic devices may be recycled at an “e-waste” day at San Pedro Park (708 N. Hobson Ave.) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 15. Bring your old TVs, computers, laptops, monitors, small appliances, etc. Drop them off inside [...]