Aug 062014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 30, 2014 – SPECIAL EVENT PERMITS DON’T REQUIRE NOTICE TO NEIGHBORS, REPORTS POLICE DEPARTMENT – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor After the “Great Horror Campout” broke camp on July 19, the News-Ledger was left with a couple of lingering questions about the permit process that allowed it to set up [...]

Aug 052014
'Christmas in July,' from a land Down Under

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 23, 2014 – Many years ago I wrote a column I called “Christmas in July” which was about how we should all try a little harder to keep the Christmas spirit alive and well throughout the year, not just during the Christmas season. Although the column went on for 750 [...]

Aug 032014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Parks Department invites you to a family screening of ‘The Lego Movie’ at 6 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 29. The show is in the Black Box Theater inside the community center at 1075 West Capitol Avenue. Pre-register and pay $2, or $3 at the door. Visit Copyright [...]

Aug 022014
'Night Out' on Tuesday: here's a list of West Sac block parties

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 30, 2014 – The “National Night Out” event  returns this Tuesday, Aug. 5. In West Sacramento, as in cities across the nation, “National Night Out” will be celebrated with block parties and barbecues.   The West Sacramento Police Department joins residents and neighborhood groups in support of the program’s 31st [...]