Nov 232012
 
A thousand West Sac residents helped

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 21, 2012 – About 250 families totaling about 1,000 West Sacramento residents turned up Saturday for the annual “Community  Giveaway Day” held on Saturday at the Westfield Village Elementary School campus. The event started at 8 a.m. — but people started lining up on the drizzly day as early as [...]

Nov 192012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The Food Bank of Yolo County will distribute free food to eligible residents of West Sacramento and Clarksburg on Tuesday, Nov. 20.   Distribution times will be: 9-10 a.m. at the county building, 500 Jefferson Blvd.; 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1500 Park Blvd.; 11-noon at the Yolo Housing Authority, [...]

Nov 162012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –  The West Sacramento Community Giveaway Day returns on Sat., Nov. 17, from 8 a.m. until supplies last, at Westfield Village Elementary School, 508 Poplar Avenue.   If your household needs some help with free donated food, clothing, baby items, shoes, toys and other household goods, you’re invited. Must be a West [...]

Nov 112012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Whitey’s Jolly Kone is hosting a “Drive Thru Canned Food Drive” benefiting Yolo County Children’s Alliance, Out of the Box Ministries, and the Christmas Basket Project.   Bring your donations to Whitey’s Jolly Kone at 1300 Jefferson Blvd on Sunday, November 11, anytime between 10am – 3pm. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Nov 092012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The Food Bank of Yolo County plans to distribute 1,500 free Thanksgiving Meals this year. Distribution in West Sacramento will be on Nov. 17. Sign up by today — Friday, Nov. 9 — by calling (530) 668-0648.   Those who sign up too late for the Thanksgiving meals will automatically [...]

Oct 232012
 

NEWS-LEDGER  ONLINE — OCT 23, 2012 – From Art Schroeder, City of West Sacramento West Sacramento’s City Council has proclaimed Wednesday, Oct. 24, as West Sacramento Food Day, in support of the local food economy and healthy eating. The day encourages the public to take advantage of the diverse eateries in West Sacramento. In a [...]

Oct 222012
 
Food trucks bring their flavors to WS

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 17, 2012 – By Sam Urrea News-Ledger Correspondent The city of West Sacramento enjoyed its first ever “food truck rodeo” festivity at the River Walk Park on September 29, resulting in an apparent success. Organized by Sacramento Mobile Food, nicknamed “Sactomofo,” the event held more than 20 mobile food vendors [...]