May 222012
 
Dogs invited to 'Bark for Life'

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It was a sunny, yet blustery, day on May 5 as about 70 dogs and their owners converged on Dave Vierra’s pumpkin patch in Southport for West Sacramento’s inaugural “Bark for Life” event. This is the second year that West Sacramento is [...]

May 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – The Sacramento River Cats will host a “Mommy & Me Day” at Raley Field from tomorrow (Wednesday, May 23), from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free event is open to kids ages six and under, with their parents. Activities include running the bases, playing catch, and playing in a bounce house [...]

May 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Dialing 211 in Yolo County will get you “211 Yolo,” with 24-hour, free, confidential, multilingual advice on how to connect with any of over 900 community services available to county residents. If you need help and don’t know where to turn, call 211. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

May 202012
 
Award for Bridgeway Island school

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – Bridgeway Island Elementary School was named a “Title I Academic Achievement Award” again this year by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson. It’s the second consecutive year for the award. The honor goes to schools that meet performance standards “meeting the educational needs of students living at or [...]

May 202012
 
RC Raiders fall in semifinals

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – From River City High School After getting past Argonaut 6 to 3 in the quarterfinals, the River City High School tennis team was defeated by Escalon 6 to 3 in the semifinals of the Sac-Joaquin Section Division III team playoffs last week. Against Argonaut in the Elite Eight contest, [...]

May 182012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – Dozens of brewing houses will be on hand for the sixth annual “Brewfest” at Raley Field tonight from 7-10 p.m. (VIP event 6-7 p.m.) Beer vendors will set up a perimeter around the field and will be on stage near second base. Raley Field partners with the Northern California Brewers Guild for [...]