Jul 072012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 7, 2012 – A child’s story about being abducted earlier today on Maple Street has been discounted by West Sacramento police. “It ended up being unfounded,” Sgt. Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department told the News-Ledger. “An investigation by West Sacramento Police Department patrol personnel and detectives determined that [...]

Jul 072012
 
Possible child abduction attempt

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 7, 2012 – West Sacramento police this afternoon are investigating a possible child abduction attempt that may have taken place outside a home on the 500-block of Maple Street. “(The investigation) is ongoing, and we’re not quite sure what happened,” said Sergeant Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department. “Today [...]

Jul 072012
 
RCHS kid nails the blues

NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 4, 2012 –   Ammon Burdge of River City High School won this year’s ‘Blues in the Schools’ contest, composing a song called “Sky’s Turning Gray  Skies Blue.” The senior is a member of the school’s jazz band, “The Syncopating Sea-Monkeys.”   The winning song will be produced and recorded by professional [...]

Jul 062012
 

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Police Department has reported that someone found “a sum of money” near Jefferson Blvd. and Jackson on Dec. 31, 2011. They’re looking for the rightful owner. If it’s yours, claim it by identifying how much money was lost and where. Call (916) 617-4950 between 8:30-4:30 any weekday [...]

Jul 062012
 
Hoping for explosive sales

  NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 4, 2012 – By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor    Business was off, but the crew at this Southport fireworks booth was optimistic on Tuesday.   “We’re down this year,” reported Byron Paige. “TNT (the fireworks wholesaler) said it’s because the 4th of July falls on a Wednesday. Tomorrow will be just [...]