Dec 252011
 
Riders bearing gifts: West Sac horse club makes a toy run

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 21, 2011 – About 25 riders on horseback from the West Sacramento Trail Riders Association trekked to Fire Station 45 on Lake Washington Boulevard on Dec. 11 bearing gifts. Altogether, about 30 people affiliated with the horsemen’s club visited the station for hot chocolate and coffee. They brought along [...]

Nov 262011
 
Little park gets artistic centerpiece

  NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 23, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Right on time at 10 o’clock on Friday morning, a crane dropped a shiny new piece of public artwork onto a concrete base at the Rotary Centennial Park. It was planned by Rotary members to be an asset to the neighborhood near Jefferson [...]

Nov 172011
 

 Attend the “Hope Stocking Event” on Dec. 1, and help support the West Sacramento Foundation, which disburses grant money to local services for children, seniors, sports, arts, education and more. The festivities will be held from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Club Pheasant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd., and will feature hors d’oeuvres and holiday cheer. Donate and [...]

Sep 292011
 
Work day at Rotary's park

  Tim Carnahan (right) joined fellow members from the city’s two Rotary clubs on Saturday morning, sprucing up a small park the organization has adopted across from the Safeway complex on Jefferson Road. Several dozen showed up, trimming shrubs, raking leaves and otherwise tidying the spot up. Club member Dan Ramos said one of the [...]

Sep 252011
 

You’re invited to a discussion of “The Help,” by Kathryn Stockett, on Oct. 19. The club meets at 6:30 p.m. in the community room of the library, 1212 Merkley Avenue. The event is hosted by the Evening Book Club, which welcomes new members. No charge. See the information desk to borrow a copy of the [...]

Jun 222011
 

News-Ledger – June 22, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor For the first time in the city’s 24-year history, it will be legal this year to use at least some kinds of fireworks during the Independence Day holiday. A new city law makes “safe and sane” fireworks (those bearing the seal of approval from [...]