Jan 262012
 
A computer may help autistic youth

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 By Steve Marschke 13-year old Qais Kakar is new to this country and new to the concept of school – he has just started his second year of formal education at Riverbank Elementary School. But those difficulties may pale in the face of another challenge Qais experiences. Qais is autistic [...]

Jan 252012
 
Solar array turned on at RCHS campus

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – The array was built with the help of $8 million in federal bonds, administered by the state and used to finance several energy-efficiency projects in the district. The district expects the solar array to provide most of the school’s electrical needs — with money saved on utility [...]

Jan 242012
 

FROM THE JAN 18, 2012, NEWS — LEDGER   Subscribers to the News-Ledger see the ‘Police Log’ every week! See the special offer at bottom to try a subscription.   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and [...]

Jan 232012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 23, 2012 – McDonald’s will open its new  in Southport soon, and plans a grand opening celebration for Sat., Feb. 4.  The restaurant is located in the Lowe’s center at 2244 Lake Washington Boulevard “We are thrilled to be opening a brand new McDonald’s restaurant in the West Sacramento area and [...]

Jan 222012
 
Bustamante turns himself in, denies charges

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 18, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Arturo Bustamante, a teacher and football coach on the River City High School campus, turned himself in to the West Sacramento Police Department Friday for arrest, in the company of his attorney. He was booked into jail. Bustamante, 42, has been charged [...]

Jan 222012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER The Yolo County Planning & Public Works, Division of Integrated Waste Management holds weekly collection of household hazardous waste (HHW) at the Yolo County Central Landfill (44090 County Road 28H).  The HHW facility is open every Friday and Saturday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The landfill also accepts hazardous waste from businesses [...]

Jan 212012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – The Raider girls basketball team met league rival El Dorado last night at the RCHS gym. Entering the game, both were undefeated in league play. The Raiders earned a 41-32 victory, going to 5-0 in league play and taking their record to 19-1 overall. More in Wednesday’s News-Ledger.