May 262012
 
RC student honored for volunteering

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 23, 2012 – From the Yolo Community Foundation Carlos Robles, a senior at River City High School, was awarded one of four Yolo Youth Service Awards (YoYoSA) by the Yolo Community Foundation for his work with Computers 4 Kids.   “Robles’ application stood out because of his combination of technical know-how, hard [...]

May 252012
 
Two trucks burn up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 23, 2012 – On May 16, West Sacramento firefighters responded to the vicinity of Galveston and Canal streets after two big-rigs caught fire. The fire appeared to be accidental but of undetermined causes, reports W.S.F.D. Damage was estimated at about $200,000. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

May 252012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 25, 2012 – The West Sacramento Police Department announced last week it will participate in the statewide “Click it or Ticket” campaign this summer to target seat belt scofflaws. The department promises to “help save more lives by strongly enforcing seat belt laws around the clock,” in the campaign that runs May [...]

May 232012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER Bluegrass and country musicians looking to jam are invited to jam sessions held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the fourth Saturday of each month at the West Sacramento Community Center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue. $2 at the door. Call 617-4620 or visit www.westsacfun.org for information. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

May 222012
 
Dogs invited to 'Bark for Life'

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It was a sunny, yet blustery, day on May 5 as about 70 dogs and their owners converged on Dave Vierra’s pumpkin patch in Southport for West Sacramento’s inaugural “Bark for Life” event. This is the second year that West Sacramento is [...]

May 222012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE – The Sacramento River Cats will host a “Mommy & Me Day” at Raley Field from tomorrow (Wednesday, May 23), from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free event is open to kids ages six and under, with their parents. Activities include running the bases, playing catch, and playing in a bounce house [...]

May 212012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Dialing 211 in Yolo County will get you “211 Yolo,” with 24-hour, free, confidential, multilingual advice on how to connect with any of over 900 community services available to county residents. If you need help and don’t know where to turn, call 211. Copyright News-Ledger 2012