Mar 142012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Popular Old Sacramento underground tours will resume on March 31st and continue through the fall. Old Sacramento streets were raised in the 1860s to protect the city from floods and tour participants can explore excavated foundations and enclosed pathways while listening to a tour guide explain how the raising was done. [...]

Mar 132012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The rubber track at River City High School is now open for public use during certain hours, for those who have an account with the city recreation department. Char Ghio, the school’s athletic director, told the News-Ledger that the policy is new. “It’s open Monday and Wednesday nights from 7:30-8:30 a.m., [...]

Mar 132012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Raley Field has announced the first of three “Mommy & Me” play dates at Raley Field stadium. This free event is open to kids six and under and their parents, from 10 a.m. to noon on March 14, weather permitting. Kids can run the bases, play catch, play in a bounce [...]

Mar 122012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 7, 2012 – “Mayors for Meals” day is coming up on March 21 and other days in March, says the Elderly Nutrition Program of Yolo County. Mayors and city council members from throughout Yolo County will volunteer to deliver meals to homebound seniors (in the “Meals on Wheels” service) and [...]

Mar 112012
 
RCHS students to compete in speech

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 7, 2012 – For the first time in school history, RCHS will be represented at the California State High School Speech Association Championships.  Jacob Andrus, Team Captain, and Beverly Harris, a sophomore, will be competing against the top  56 teams in California in the Duo Interpretation event. Their performance of [...]

Mar 102012
 
McNair hands RCHS playoff loss

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 7, 2012 – ONLINE UPDATE: The Raiders lost their match on March 7 against Pleasant Valley in a 49-47 finish.  That has ended the RCHS season. But the team’s regular-season record plus wins in the first two games of the playoffs marked the best girls’ basketball season in the history of River [...]

Mar 092012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — MARCH 9, 2012 – River City High High announced it has just hired Steve DaPrato of West Sacramento as new head football coach. DaPrato has coached at the high school and collegiate level, including Chabot College. He will fill the post left vacant by former coach Arturo Bustamante, who is facing legal [...]