Feb 272012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — FEB 27, 2012 – This press release has just been released from Raley Field: Raley Field — home to the Pacific Coast League’s Triple-A Sacramento River Cats — will play host to 48 high school baseball games and one college game this spring, as part of a partnership between the River Cats, [...]

Jan 172012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 11, 2012 – The sewage district that serves much of the region – including West Sacramento – has filed a lawsuit in Sacramento’s superior court asking for relief from new regulations that it says would force ratepayers to foot the bill for $2 billion in sewage plant improvements. The Central [...]

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 [...]

Nov 162011
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER –  The West Sacramento Community Center presents historian William Petite, with entertaining stories about famous people from Sacramento’s past – including Jean Harlow (“The Marilyn Monroe of her day”), Joe DiMaggio, Wyatt Earp, and more. Light refreshments. The event is planned for 2 p.m. on Nov. 16 at the center, 1075 West [...]

Oct 142011
 
Design effort turns to Southport levees

 Project will probably mean purchase of some private property near Sacramento River NEWS-LEDGER – OCT 12, 2011 As West Sacramento flood control officials turn their attention to the levees in Southport along the river, they expect to have to buy some land – and perhaps some houses – from some local owners. The exact plans, [...]