Dec 202011
 
Rollover on levee road

Three West Sacramento fire department units responded to a single-vehicle rollover accident on Dec. 13 near the Four Seasons Marina on Southport’s riverbank. They found a single car, which had left the road and rolled over near the water. Four people were in the vehicle when it crashed, but “surprisingly” — said a fire department [...]

Dec 182011
 
Tower Gateway 'reborn' as surface street

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 7, 2011 – Information & photo courtesy of Art Schroeder, City of West Sacramento During a morning ribbon-cutting last Wednesday, the City of West Sacramento marked the completion of the east phase construction of the Tower Bridge Gateway, converting the former State Route 275 into a city arterial. Located west of the [...]

Dec 172011
 

IKEA in West Sacramento will host a free holiday crafts activity for kids today (Sat., Dec. 17) from 2-4 p.m. in the store’s ‘Smaland’ area. First come, first serve at 700 Ikea Court. For info, call 371-4532 From the News-Ledger

Dec 162011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 14, 2011 – Sometimes, the News-Ledger gets letters. This week, readers sounded off on the need for a new school bond (in part to build a new performing arts center at River City High School) and on whether it’s a good idea — or a partisan political maneuver — to [...]

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 [...]