Mar 282013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 20, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor After going many decades without a local brewery in West Sacramento, 2013 looks like a good year for beer: Sacramento’s Rubicon Brewery continues to assemble its new production facility near Ikea. It will start producing styles perhaps including its “Monkey Knife Fight [...]

Feb 212013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – West Sacramento’s local elementary schools will accept registration for kindergarten and transitional kindergarten students on Sat., Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon. Bring your child’s birth certificate, social security card, immunization records, proof of physical (dated after Aug., 2012, for kindergarten students) and a copy of your PG&E bill for [...]

Feb 052013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 30, 2013 – City officials announced this month that, beginning March 1, those responsible for more than two false police alarms within a year will accrue a false alarm fine. The local police department responded to over 3,000 false alarms (over 99 percent of all alarm calls) last year, it [...]

Jan 252013
 
Water tank paired with park

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 16, 2013 – New water tank will be painted in colors echoing the nearby ‘Ironworks’ subdivision close to Raley Field.  By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor That “shrink-wrapped” globule off to the north of the Pioneer Bridge at US 50 is West Sacramento’s latest water storage tank. It’s soon to be finished and [...]

Jan 072013
 
Old 'Bakers Square' site is reborn

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 2, 2013 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor After being vacant for a couple of years, the former “Bakers Square” restaurant on Harbor Boulevard is once more pouring coffee and flipping flapjacks – this time underneath a “Denny’s” banner. The re-opening marks the end of a troubled few years for [...]

Dec 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Take part in a “drive-through blitz” from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Dec. 8 by bringing your new or gently-used coats to River City High School, 1 Raider Lane for collection. The school’s music boosters are sponsoring the collection for “Coats for Kids,” and “Hot 103.5” radio will be on [...]