Sep 052012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 22, 2012 – The state supreme court has reinstated the conviction of a man found guilty of leaving a fake bomb at the Yolo County Communications Center in 2006. 66-year old Barry Turnage of Woodland was sentenced to life in prison under the “three strikes law,” after prior [...]

Sep 042012
 
Central West Sac area sees roadwork

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Residents of the Westmore Oaks area will see some digging, scraping and pouring happening on their local streets for a couple more months. Streets such as Meadow Road, Westacre Road and Fernwood Street are seeing their streets and sidewalks fixed, [...]

Sep 042012
 

 FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – Army Specialist Joshua M. Pruitt has returned to the U.S. after being deployed overseas at a forward operating base to serve in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Pruitt is a military policeman with the 164th Military Police Company based at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska. He [...]

Sep 032012
 

From the West Sacramento News-Ledger — AUG 22, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor – This year’s “Yolo County Teacher of the Year” is Jerry Delsol, a high school teacher from the Woodland Joint Unified School district. Colleagues called him “inspiring.” The award is given by the Yolo County Superintendent of Schools from among [...]

Sep 022012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Kids in grades 3-8 can get help with their homework at the “Homework Center” of the local library at 1212 Merkley Avenue. The center is open 3-6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Pre-registration is required. Call 375-6469 or visit the library to register. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Aug 302012
 

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 30, 2012 – Organizers will heap more than 200 tons of decomposed granite onto the streets of Old Sacramento this weekend for the annual “Gold Rush days” celebration. The event celebrates life in the 1850s. There will be dancers, street dramas, wagon rides, gold panning, storytelling, craft making, a [...]