Feb 282015
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Foundation offers grants to nonprofit organizations for programs that exclusively benefit West Sacramento residents. Deadline for this year’s applications is March 20 (no hand deliveries accepted). Visit www.westsacfoundation.org and download a grant request form. Questions? Call Charlie Moore, 417-5623.   Do you like what you see here?   [...]

Feb 272015
 
Meet Assemblyman McCarty tomorrow in reception at Club Pheasant in Southport

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – You’re invited to meet West Sacramento’s new Assembly member, Kevin McCarty: 12:30-2:30 p.m. tomorrow (Sat., Feb. 28) at the Club Pheasant restaurant, 2525 Jefferson Blvd. Light refreshments served. RSVP to Assemblymember.McCarty@assembly.ca.gov or (916) 324-4676.   Do you like what you see here?   You can support local journalism, support this [...]

Feb 272015
 

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 25, 2015 News-Ledger Staff A joint city-county program to take homeless people off the river and help them get into a life of social services, jobs and permanent housing comes to an end at the end of February. Yolo County spokeswoman Beth Gabor told the press that about 100 volunteers and staff [...]

Feb 262015
 
West Sac, Clarksburg women part of history program

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent “We are weaving the stories of women’s lives into the fabric of the history of Yolo County and also get young women interested in history by involving them in the program,” said Shipley Walters, Yolo County Historian  and Secretary for the Yolo County Women’s History [...]

Feb 252015
 

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 – News-Ledger Staff Would you like to serve on the next Yolo County Grand Jury? Each July 1, the local court empowers a panel of 19 people to serve on this independent arm of the local judicial system. “The primary civil function of the grand jury is to review the [...]

Feb 242015
 
West Sac man one of nation's oldest -- and liveliest -- stadium vendors

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent The “Nation’s Oldest Stadium Vendor” is what a Bay-area publication calls 74-year-old Howard “Crazy Legs” Lowe of West Sacramento. While Lowe is both embarrassed and humbled by this claim, he nonetheless loves the publicity and the adoration he receives from the many fans he garnered [...]

Feb 242015
 
West Sac man one of nation's oldest -- and liveliest -- stadium vendors

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 18, 2015 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent The “Nation’s Oldest Stadium Vendor” is what a Bay-area publication calls 74-year-old Howard “Crazy Legs” Lowe of West Sacramento. While Lowe is both embarrassed and humbled by this claim, he nonetheless loves the publicity and the adoration he receives from the many fans he garnered [...]