Aug 142012
 
Boxing champ runs for council

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 8, 2012 – The first challenger has “pulled papers” to enter the West Sacramento Council race — and it’s a face that’s new to local politics, if not new to the public eye. Oleg Maskaev, a former WBC heavyweight boxing champion who lives in Southport, West Sacramento, has [...]

Aug 142012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 15, 2012 – Need a place to chill out during this heat wave? Do you know somebody — perhaps an elderly person — who has trouble staying cool at his or her home when it gets hot out? There are three West Sacramento “cooling stations” available, reports city spokesperson Art Schroeder. [...]

Aug 132012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 13, 2012 – With tomorrow’s temperature expected to reach about 112 degrees, contributing to bad air quality, a regional “Spare the Air” day has been declared. Among other things, this means some local bus service will be offered free. Here’s the full text of a press release from YoloBus in Yolo [...]

Aug 122012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The “Learning Ladder” — the City of West Sacramento’s child care and preschool program at the community center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue, is enrolling. The center is open for kids from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays. Schedules are available for enrollment from two days a week ($450/month) [...]

Aug 112012
 
'Measure G' for West Sac voters

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 1, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor With the dissolution of its redevelopment agency, a lot of the property tax money West Sacramento used to finance big infrastructure projects and help encourage development will be directed other places — like the State of California.   But some will find [...]

Aug 102012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO  NEWS-LEDGER – Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church will hold a “Super Fun Parking Lot Sale” on Sat, Aug. 11, from 8 a.m. to noon. Funds raised will help defray medical costs for the family of 7-year old Virginia Mochel, who is fighting leukemia. Small donations may also be delivered from [...]