Jun 122014
 
Not working or underemployed due to the drought? Help available

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 4, 2014 – Yolo Food Bank has launched a program to help those in the county left unemployed or underemployed because of the state-wide drought. Many agricultural jobs, for example, have suffered during this year’s water shortage. Through the “Drought Food Assistance Program,” the food bank will distribute prepacked food [...]

Apr 102014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Get rid of those expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs – safely and responsibly. The West Sacramento Police Department and federal Drug Enforcement Administration will sponsor a prescription drug drop-off day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, at the police station, 550 Jefferson Blvd. Drop off your [...]

Mar 062014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Kids age 4-12 will get an achievement award good for a free burger at In ‘n Out for every five books they read, courtesy of a reading program March 1 through April 12 at the local library. Visit the facility at 1212 Merkley Avenue to participate. Copyright News-Ledger 2014

Jan 312014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The Yolo County Health Department has put another free flu vaccine clinic on the schedule in West Sacramento, in order to help you stave off the “H1N1” virus. So far, says county spokesperson Beth Gabor, five Yolo County residents have been sent to the intensive care unit after coming down with [...]