Dec 152011
 
Send us a photo of your Christmas lights!

Let’s try something new for the holiday season: Send us a photo of your favorite Christmas lights or holiday display in West Sacramento, and we’ll collect them for display at our sister site, WestSac.com! Make sure that you have the right to publish the photo. A “medium” file size JPG is preferred (say, between 300KB [...]

Dec 152011
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – DEC 15, 2011 – For the first time since 2007, the major league Oakland A’s baseball team put West Sacramento on its calendar this season. The A’s will play the Sacramento River Cats in an exhibition game at Raley Field on March 31. Tickets will go on sale to the public for [...]

Dec 142011
 
Nearly 400 families get a little help

   FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 14, 2011 – The Yolo County Children’s Alliance sponsored its fifth annual “Community Giveaway Day” to those who queued up outside Westfield Village Elementary School on Nov. 19. They’ve crunched the numbers: 394 families received complete Thanksgiving dinners, over 300 handmade blankets and 1,500 toys were distributed. People began [...]

Dec 112011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 7, 2011 ‘Finishing’ RCHS, building career trade school campus are both being considered’ By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school district may ask local voters to approve new school bonds or parcel taxes a year from now. The money could be used to help finish the new River City [...]

Dec 102011
 
Holiday tree lights up

From the NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 7, 2011 HOLIDAY TREE-LIGHTING: Hundreds attended the ceremonial lighting of the city’s holiday tree on Dec. 2 in front of city hall The event featured music and a visit from Santa, and was hosted by the Chamber of Commerce.

Dec 092011
 
Villegas is new West Sac 'mayor pro tem'

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – DEC 9, 2011 – The West Sacramento City Council selected Oscar Villegas as Mayor Pro Tem for the next year, effective Dec. 7, 2011. He succeeds William Kristoff, who will continue his term on the City Council. The Mayor Pro Tem serves in the absence of the Mayor when the Mayor is [...]