Aug 242012
 
Girl Scouts bring concerns to WUSD boss

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 – A letter-writing project turned into something unexpected for members of Girl Scout Troop 2203 in West Sacramento – a meeting with the superintendent of schools in Washington Unified School District. “Troop 2203 in West Sacramento spent some time writing about improvements they’d like to see [...]

Aug 232012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 –   The following article includes a link for you to use to look up your property tax information or ask for your tax value to be reassessed. Yolo County Assessor Joel Butler has released the 2012-13 Yolo County Tax Roll, which shows a slight decline [...]

Aug 222012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 15, 2012 – EDITOR’S NOTE: The extended deadline for new people to enter the school board race passed without any new candidates signing up. So the list of candidates for West Sacramento’s city and school board elections we published below on Aug. 15 is now final and complete — with [...]

Aug 212012
 

From the West Sacramento NEWS-LEDGER – The Yolo County Food Bank will distribute food to eligible West Sacramento and Clarksburg residents on Tuesday, Aug. 21.   Locations include the County building at 500 Jefferson Blvd. from 9-10 a.m.; Trinity Presbyterian Church at 1500 Park Blvd., from 10:30-11:15 a.m.; Yolo Housing Authority at 685 Lighthouse Drive [...]

Aug 202012
 
Letters to the Editor, News-Ledger:

From the WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 15, 2012 – ‘Well done, Char‘ It is my understanding that Char Ghio has retired as the Athletic Director at River City High School. I would like to take this opportunity on behalf of the Sierra Valley Conference and me personally to say “thank you” to Char for [...]

Aug 192012
 
The wilderness nearby: Cache Creek

By Andrew Fulks It’s summer, 2012. The slap, slap, slap of Cache Creek drums on the bottom of my boat as I paddle down the North Fork.  Bobbing, weaving, head down.  Branches have grown since last summer.  The North Fork is the first couple miles of the Wilderness run and the vegetation makes for more [...]

Aug 182012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 15, 2012 –   EDITOR’S NOTE: The News-Ledger recently got to wondering whether West Sacramento ought to take another stab at coming up with its own annual festival to celebrate. So we posted the following question on our Facebook web page, and received the suggestions below: “All right: [...]