Oct 142012
 
'Walking school bus' in Southport

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — OCT 10, 2012 – Students at Southport Elementary participated in “National Walk to School Day” last Wednesday. Southport is one of the schools working in conjunction with “WalkSacramento” to promote the healthy benefits of walking to school.    Many students also participated in a walking school bus that day that [...]

Oct 132012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 10, 2012 – A driver without a license collided with a school bus Wednesday morning and two people received “what appeared to be minor injuries,” reports the West Sacramento Fire Department. The two injured people – a student the vehicle driver without a license – were treated at local hospitals. [...]

Oct 132012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Community Orchestra invites you to a free concert on Sun., Oct. 14, at 3 p.m. at the city hall galleria, 1110 West Capitol. A second concert is planned for 7:30 p.m. on Oct. 16 at Centennial United Methodist Church, 5401 Freeport Blvd. in Sacramento.  Music includes [...]

Oct 122012
 
Elena Villegas lobbies the governor

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 10, 2012 – West Sacramento’s Elena Villegas (second from right) was part of a group that met with Governor Jerry Brown on Sept. 29 to promote keeping the state’s community colleges affordable to students. Brown is pictured at the left front. Villegas is a community college student active [...]

Oct 112012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – You’re invited to “open house” at Fire Station 45 in Southport, on Lake Washington Blvd. just east of Jefferson, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 13. There will be a kids’ jump house, face painting, equipment demonstrations, car seat checks, blood pressure checks, a chance to [...]

Oct 102012
 
West Sac hosts rowing races Sunday

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 10, 2012 – The River City Rowing Club in West Sacramento is hosting 19 rowing clubs from throughout California for a series of 5- kilometer rowing races on Sunday, October 14, from 8:00 a.m. to noon at the River City Rowing Club in the Port of West Sacramento. The competitive races [...]