Jan 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 6, 2012 – The 7-11 convenience market at 1552 Jefferson Boulevard was robbed Thursday night, and the suspect is still at large. “A white male adult robbed the clerk, taking an undisclosed amount of cash, fleeing on foot,” Sgt. Nathan Steele of the West Sacramento Police Department told the News-Ledger today. [...]

Jan 062012
 
Old dock retired; new one planned for public use

  FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – By Steve Marschke, News-Ledger Editor The City of West Sacramento has hired a contractor to dismantle the old dock at Raley’s Landing – formerly home to the Elizabeth Louise paddlewheeler and to the now-defunct River Otter Taxi Service. The dock has been disused for several years, [...]

Jan 052012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 5, 2011 – The Sacramento River Cats have announced their seasonal job openings, which are available at www.rivercats.com under “the “Ballpark Info & Contacts” tab. Between the River Cats and Ovations Food Services, there are more than 200 seasonal positions available at Raley Field.  All applicants must be at least 18 [...]

Jan 042012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – ‘POLICE LOG’ is a feature that appears exclusively in the News-Ledger every week. To see it regularly, make sure to become a News-Ledger subscriber. Here’s last week’s police log report: Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of [...]

Jan 022012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 28, 2011 – What’s the responsible thing to do with that Christmas tree when it’s time has past? Here are a few options: You can ‘treecycle’ it at the Yolo County Landfill, where it will be turned into mulch for reuse. Remove all decorations before bringing it in. You can [...]

Jan 022012
 
Students, volunteers plant trees in Yolo nature preserve

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 21, 2011 – From Beth Gabor Yolo County Information Officer On Dec. 13, the Cache Creek Conservancy, the Sacramento Tree Foundation and the Center for Land-Based Learning partnered to plant 200 native trees and shrubs on the grounds of Yolo County’s Cache Creek Nature Preserve in Western Yolo County.  Follow up instruction [...]