Mar 252012
 
Horse club pitches in, cleans up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 21, 2012 – From Don Schatzel West Sacramento Trail Riders Association The West Sacramento Trail Riders Association completed their annual clean-up of the ”Honda Hills” area by the corner of Jefferson Blvd. and South River Road on Feb. 26. The group is , an organization of community members dedicated to the [...]

Mar 242012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 14, 2012 – West Sacramento’s school board voted 3-0 on March 15 to restore plans for afternoon bus service from River City High School next year(with trustees Dave Westin and Mary Leland absent). A previous board vote had slated afternoon service at RCHS to be canceled.   The board left [...]

Mar 242012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 21, 2012 – Sergeant Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department announced this month that the department is making new ventures into “social media” and communications. Using the “Nixie” system, citizens can sign up to receive information from police as a text message on their cell phone or by [...]

Mar 232012
 
Five break-ins at kids' snack bar

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 14, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It’s getting to be a nuisance, says Sarah Sieck, league treasurer for the West Sacramento Junior Raiders youth football team. The squad’s snack bar and storage facility have been burglarized way too often in recent weeks, with the most recent break-in on [...]

Mar 222012
 
Voters lukewarm on school bond

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 14, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board appeared interested in pursuing a new local school bond or parcel tax on November’s ballot, despite a poll showing tepid public support for the idea right now. At the board’s meeting on Feb. 23, district officials heard a [...]

Mar 212012
 
$1,000 reward for theft of video cameras

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 21, 2012 – Just received from the West Sacramento Police Department: “On March 8, 2012 at approximately 5:55 a.m., two unknown male subjects stole six video surveillance cameras mounted on the exterior of the Afghan Community Center located at 700 Glide Ave, West Sacramento. The two suspects’ images were caught on [...]

Mar 212012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 21, 2012 – West Sacramento police today are looking for a felony suspect.. The man led them on a chase — which was called off for public safety when the suspect’s pickup went the wrong way on I-80. Then he left the freeway and struck another vehicle. Then the driver “bailed” [...]