Feb 272015
 

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 25, 2015 News-Ledger Staff A joint city-county program to take homeless people off the river and help them get into a life of social services, jobs and permanent housing comes to an end at the end of February. Yolo County spokeswoman Beth Gabor told the press that about 100 volunteers and staff [...]

Feb 262015
 
West Sac, Clarksburg women part of history program

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “We are weaving the stories of women’s lives into the fabric of the history of Yolo County and also get young women interested in history by involving them in the program,” said Shipley Walters, Yolo County Historian  and Secretary for the Yolo County Women’s History [...]

Feb 102015
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 28, 2015 – From Beth Gabor County of Yolo Starting this month, parents will be able to pay their child support in cash at thousands of MoneyGram locations throughout California. Previously, parents paying child support in cash could only do so by visiting a county or regional local child support agency that [...]

Dec 212014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 17, 2014 – From Beth Gabor County of Yolo Yolo County is linking up with employers to provide new job opportunities through the county’s Subsidized Employment Program.  This program, administered through the Yolo County Department of Employment & Social Services, incentivizes local employers by cutting employment costs when hiring Yolo County residents, [...]

Dec 192014
 
Mike McGowan looks back: Part II

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 10, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S NOTE: Last week, the City of West Sacramento opened a bridge named after Mike McGowan, the city’s first mayor and later its longtime representative on the Yolo County Board of Supervisors.   Earlier in 2014, the News-Ledger had a lengthy chat with [...]