Mar 092012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 9, 2012 – River City High High announced it has just hired Steve DaPrato of West Sacramento as new head football coach. DaPrato has coached at the high school and collegiate level, including Chabot College. He will fill the post left vacant by former coach Arturo Bustamante, who is facing legal [...]

Mar 092012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 7, 2012 – District Attorney Jeff Reisig announced that on February 27, a Yolo County jury convicted three members of the Norteno street gang of robbery, battery, assault, witness intimidation and street gang activity for an attack on three people in a Lowe’s parking lot in West Sacramento on April [...]

Mar 092012
 

From the News-Ledger — March 7, 2012 – The Port of West Sacramento announced yesterday it had received a $960,000 grant from the Federal Railroad Administration for construction of a rail loop track that will consolidate switching and looping operations and reduce conflicts between trains and surface street traffic. _________________________   Safeway has provided a [...]

Mar 082012
 
School bus service on chopping block

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 7, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor School bus rides will probably be a thing of the past for most local elementary and middle school-grade kids next year. But the school board at the Washington Unified School District is considering a planned cut to bus service in the afternoon [...]

Mar 072012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 7, 2012 – The “Learning Ladder” preschool and child care center will open at the West Sacramento Community Center, celebrating with a ribbon cutting at 1:30 p.m. this Saturday. The ribbon-cutting will precede the community center’s one-year “birthday party” beginning at 2 p.m. Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and Mayor Pro Tem Oscar [...]

Mar 072012
 
Charter school renewed -- with conditions

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 29, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Thursday gave a temporary reprieve to the Early College Prep Charter School (WSECP) on Fallbrook Street. A state association of charter schools had recommended it be closed for poor student testing performance. But the board – in front of [...]

Mar 072012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – River City High School plans a college information night for 9th-11th graders from 6-7 p.m. on March 7 in the school library. Students and their families are invited. Subscribe to the News-Ledger & don’t miss a thing! Weekly delivery to your West Sacramento mailbox is just $20 for a whole year. [...]