Jul 262012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –   Donte Greene’s “3-on-3 Jamboree” comes to the West Sacramento Recreation Center on Sat., Aug. 3. There are competitive divisions from age 14 and up, both men and women. Reserve your spot for $50; team registration is $125. Visit www.westsacfun.org or call 617-4770. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Jul 252012

GUEST OPINION FROM PG&E – FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 18, 2012 – Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is alerting customers to be aware of an ongoing scam that has impacted other utility customers especially as high temperatures persist across much of the country. The scam targets customers through social media, posted fliers, text [...]

Jul 242012
Local teens try the wind on for size

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 18, 2012 –    A dozen local youngster stook 15 hours worth of free sailing lessons at the Port of West Sacramento  ending last week. The course was spread over five weeks, organized by the local Lake Washington Sailing Club and the West Sacramento Parks Department. The students got plenty [...]

Jul 232012

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JULY 23 2012 – Walk-in registration for West Sac Little League “Fall Ball” will be accepted on Tuesday (7/24) & Thursday (7/26) from 6pm to 8pm at Wicked West Pizza in Southport. Cost is $55 for T-Ball (ages 4 & 5) and $85 for all other ages including Juniors. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Jul 232012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 18, 2012 –   An investigation into a police shooting on July 9 is still underway, reports Sergeant Nathan Steele, spokesman for the West Sacramento Police Department.    Steele told the News-Ledger last week that officers responded to a domestic call on Platinum Lane (in the Ironworks subdivision near Raley [...]

Jul 222012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –   Consider hosting a visiting student from another country this year, as West Sacramento Mayor Christopher Cabaldon did last year. AFS (formerly American Field Service) is looking for families to host high school students for five months or an academic year. For information, call 1-800-876-2377 or visit www.afsusa.org. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Jul 212012
Partners rehab Little League park

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 18, 2012    The non-profit organization “TLC for Kids Sports” and engineering contractor O.C. Jones & Sons, Inc. partnered with PG&E to host a special volunteer day to rehabilitate Memorial Park in West Sacramento. The park is home to local Little League games and other activities.  Along with O.C. Jones [...]