Sep 282012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The River City Rowing Club plans a fundraiser with a BBQ, beer garden and live music from 4-8 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 29, at the boathouse on the Port of West Sacramento.   There will also be a boat dedication ceremony: at 5:30 p.m., when the club will dedicate [...]

Jun 062012
 
Rotary chips in for literacy

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – The Centennial Rotary Club of West Sacramento donated $200 to Westfield Village’s Scholastic Book Fair and to Southport Elementary’s literacy program.   “This thoughtful and generous donation means so much to me,” said Westfield librarian Jennifer Gray. “I definitely will be able to put new books into [...]

May 082012
 
Cash for local scholarships

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – On April 20, the West Sacramento Rotary Club held its Foundation Dinner at the D.O. Mills building in Sacramento.  The RCHS Interact students served appetizers on the rooftop garden.  The students also bused tables for over 120 diners in the grand ballroom for this event.   Rotary [...]

May 072012
 
Team effort at teen center

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 2, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The Collings West Sacramento Teen Center on Saturday turned into a bustling food-prepn center for several hours, as a coalition of groups and volunteers donned hair nets to assemble food packets for the hungry.   The Centennial Rotary Club spearheaded the event, [...]

Apr 212012
 
A lopsided soccer win for Gold

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 18, 2012 – The Gold won Sunday’s home opener at River City High School Field, beating the San Francisco Stompers 9-0. The semi-pro Gold soccer team plays next at 7 p.m. on Sunday April 22 at RCHS, hosting the Bay Area Ambassadors. $5 (No charge for kids under six or youth soccer [...]

Apr 032012
 
Rotary honors three club members

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 28, 2012 – West Sacramento’s “Centennial Rotary Club” (one of two local Rotary chapters) has presented three of its most active members with Paul Harris Foundation Awards, in honor of their support for the club’s work. Rotary engages in a lot of community projects in West Sacramento. According to club president-elect Don [...]

Mar 252012
 
Horse club pitches in, cleans up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 21, 2012 – From Don Schatzel West Sacramento Trail Riders Association The West Sacramento Trail Riders Association completed their annual clean-up of the ”Honda Hills” area by the corner of Jefferson Blvd. and South River Road on Feb. 26. The group is , an organization of community members dedicated to the [...]