Jun 232012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The Yolo County landfill will take in your household hazardous wastes on Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The program is open to Yolo County residents (include West Sacramento residents), who may bring such waste items as batteries; fluorescent bulbs or tubes; used motor oil and filters; cleaning supplies; [...]

Jun 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – Yolo County residents can exchange their old used motor oil filter for a comparable new one, free, on Saturday, June 23. Bring your old filter to any AutoZone or O’Reilly Auto Parts store in West Sacramento or Woodland on June 23 (there’s an AutoZone in West Sac at 1400 [...]

Jun 212012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – The Thursday night farmers market in West Sacramento returns at 4:30 p.m. today. Scheduled entertainment will be a live performance of the ‘Fortunate Few,’ described as “honky-tonk blues-a-billy” or “country, rockabilly and a touch of punk.” The free performance begins at 6:30 p.m., courtesy of sponsor Swabbie’s On the River restaurant. The [...]

Jun 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A Park Boulevard house had an unwelcome intruder on Friday night – a Toyota Rav4, to be specific. Just after 11 p.m., West Sacramento police responded to the home on the 1800-block of Park for the report of a traffic collision. “A [...]

Jun 212012
 
Ramirez gone from 'Cats & A's

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 20, 2012 – The Oakland A’s organization granted outfielder Manny Ramirez his release the organization last week. Ramirez, a former star player, with  returned from his suspension from major league baseball to play 17 games with the triple-A River Cats minor league team based in West Sacramento. After a slow start, he [...]

Jun 202012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 13, 2012 – Sierra Northern Railroad has purchased 18.82 acres of land from the Port of West Sacramento to support a new rail track loop and the planned SacPort BioFuels facility. Purchase price was about $1.5 million, port director Mike Luken told the News-Ledger.   The port and Sierra Northern will jointly [...]

Jun 202012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –  The West Sacramento Theater Company needs volunteer ticket sellers, ushers, crew members or walk-on actors (to play police officers) for its upcoming July production of “Four Pennies,” which will play Fridays-Sundays from July 6 to July 29. Email wsct@hotmail.com if you can help on any of these dates. Visit the theater [...]