Sep 082012
 
Tour the Sea Scout ship

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — SEPT. 8, 2012 – The West Sacramento Sea Scouts will host open house of the Cutter Morris in Old Sacramento this weekend, on Saturday from 11-5 and Sunday from 9-12. The Morris is the world’s largest Sea Scout training vessel. She operated as a Coast Guard Cutter from 1927-1970, and measuring in [...]

Sep 082012
 

[adrotate group="10"] FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER –  The West Sacramento Friends of the Library will host a book sale on Sat., Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, Sept. 9, from 10-3 at the Arthur F. Turner Library Branch, 1212 Merkley Avenue. The sale will start with hardbacks for $1, paperbacks [...]

Sep 072012
 
9/11 memorial flag display returns

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 5, 2012 – Former West Sacramento resident John Vinson reports that he will shortly begin installing hundreds of American flags at the corner of South River Road and Jefferson Boulevard in Southport. Vinson creates the annual flag display as a remembrance of the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, [...]

Sep 072012
 
RCHS: so close to being 2-0

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT. 5, 2012 – By Larry Langford RCHS Football Media Liaison When River City upgraded their football schedule last year, they were very much aware of the challenges ahead. Despite a spirited effort last Friday evening at Raider Stadium, River City dropped another nail-biter to a quality opponent, losing [...]

Sep 062012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – River City High School seniors and their parents are invited to attend an information session at 5:30 p.m. tonight (Thursday, Sept. 6) in the F common room. The topic will be college info and admissions requirements. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Sep 062012
 
A moment in West Sac from 1960:

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – A letter to the editor of the News-Ledger: Thank you for your wonderful article entitled “I believe I see the future.” (News-Ledger, Aug. 8, 2012) You did a wonderful job in providing historical information about Julius Feher (the founder of the News-Ledger) and his influence [...]

Sep 052012
 

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 5, 2012 – A police chase resulted in a patrol car striking and killing a pedestrian in West Sacramento last night. According to a press release from Lieutenant Tod Sockman of the West Sacramento Police Department: “On September 04, 2012 at approximately 8:30 PM an officer was in pursuit [...]