Sep 252012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 –   The ‘Police Log’ feature appears weekly exclusively in the News-Ledger. See the subscription offer at bottom to see it every week.   News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond [...]

Sep 242012
Food truck rodeo in West Sac:

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 – “Foodies,” take note: West Sacramento will see its first food truck rodeo on Saturday, Sept. 29, as more than 20 mobile food vendors descend on River Walk Park near the ziggurat from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. It will be the last event of the [...]

Sep 232012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 – The City of West Sacramento’s popular photo contest returns in October after an absence of three years, reports city spokesman Art Schroeder. There will be $250 prizes in each of five entry divisions, and you may enter your image of “progress in West Sacramento during [...]

Sep 222012
Hard-fought loss for Raiders 9/14

  FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 – By Jordan Pearce River City High School Journalism Class On Sept. 14, the River City High School Raiders took on the Sacramento High School Dragons at RCHS. It was the fourth game of the season and the RCHS team was on edge from its [...]

Sep 212012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Theater Company is holding open auditions for “The Great American Western,” written by Bruce Gueldon. Auditions will begin at 10 a.m. on Sept. 22 at the Black Box Theater in the community center, 1075 W. Capitol Ave., second floor. The production is a musical parody with [...]

Sep 212012
Endeavor passes over Tower Bridge

 NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT 21, 2012 – The space shuttle Endeavor kept its appointment with the Sacramento area this morning, passing over the Tower Bridge area as part of a tour that will put it in a museum in Los Angeles. This shot was snapped by the News-Ledger’s Eric Harding — who actually got the [...]

Sep 202012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 – Find yourself someplace with a clear view of the sky on Friday – preferably near the state capitol building in Sacramento – and you will get a treat. The retired space shuttle Endeavor is due to make a pass over Sacramento’s capitol building, riding piggyback [...]