Jun 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A Park Boulevard house had an unwelcome intruder on Friday night – a Toyota Rav4, to be specific. Just after 11 p.m., West Sacramento police responded to the home on the 1800-block of Park for the report of a traffic collision. “A [...]

Jun 212012
 
Ramirez gone from 'Cats & A's

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – The Oakland A’s organization granted outfielder Manny Ramirez his release the organization last week. Ramirez, a former star player, with  returned from his suspension from major league baseball to play 17 games with the triple-A River Cats minor league team based in West Sacramento. After a slow start, he [...]

Jun 202012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 – Sierra Northern Railroad has purchased 18.82 acres of land from the Port of West Sacramento to support a new rail track loop and the planned SacPort BioFuels facility. Purchase price was about $1.5 million, port director Mike Luken told the News-Ledger.   The port and Sierra Northern will jointly [...]

Jun 202012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –  The West Sacramento Theater Company needs volunteer ticket sellers, ushers, crew members or walk-on actors (to play police officers) for its upcoming July production of “Four Pennies,” which will play Fridays-Sundays from July 6 to July 29. Email wsct@hotmail.com if you can help on any of these dates. Visit the theater [...]

Jun 192012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 –   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or proven by an investigation or a courtroom.     Subscribers to the News-Ledger get to see the ‘Police Log’ just about [...]

Jun 182012
 
Tuttle 'excited' to take West Sac's helm

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S NOTE: On June 7, the News-Ledger published in online article announcing the appointment of Martin Tuttle to be the next city manager for West Sacramento. Following is an updated version of that story from our June 13 edition, printed after we had [...]

Jun 182012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 – The Food Bank of Yolo County will distribute food to eligible residents of West Sacramento and Clarksburg on Tuesday, June 19. Hours of distribution will be: 9-10 a.m. at the West Sacramento County Building, 500 Jefferson Blvd.; 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 1500 Park Blvd.; 11-noon at the [...]