Jun 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” comedy is playing through June 17 at Linden Park (corner of Linden Road and Summerfield Drive).   Free entry; donations are welcome. Bring your lawn chair and blanket and come boo a villain and cheer a hero. Showtimes are 6 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and [...]

Jun 062012
 
Rotary chips in for literacy

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – The Centennial Rotary Club of West Sacramento donated $200 to Westfield Village’s Scholastic Book Fair and to Southport Elementary’s literacy program.   “This thoughtful and generous donation means so much to me,” said Westfield librarian Jennifer Gray. “I definitely will be able to put new books into [...]

Jun 012012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JUNE 1, 2012 –   A few minutes ago, Vicky Fletcher of the animal services division (Yolo Sheriff’s Department) gave us an update on the dogs being sought after one of them bit a teen in Southport on May 24 near Shasta Way. The 15-year old victim approached the two small white [...]

Jun 012012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – The Yolo County Sheriff’s Office, Animal Services Section is asking the public’s help in attempting to locate a biting dog involved in an incident in West Sacramento. The incident occurred on Thursday at about 4:00 p.m., reports Vicky Fletcher of the Animal Services division. A 15-year old was walking [...]

May 222012
 
Dogs invited to 'Bark for Life'

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It was a sunny, yet blustery, day on May 5 as about 70 dogs and their owners converged on Dave Vierra’s pumpkin patch in Southport for West Sacramento’s inaugural “Bark for Life” event. This is the second year that West Sacramento is [...]

May 202012
 
Award for Bridgeway Island school

NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 16, 2012 – Bridgeway Island Elementary School was named a “Title I Academic Achievement Award” again this year by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson. It’s the second consecutive year for the award. The honor goes to schools that meet performance standards “meeting the educational needs of students living at or [...]

May 042012
 
A ship in the fields of Southport

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