Feb 022013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 23, 2013 – NEWS-LEDGER EDITORIAL Follow us around Northern California for a minute: First, think of the Ferry Building in San Francisco. The former transit center has been overhauled, and it has become a hub for both locals and tourists who are in search of something good to eat. There [...]

Jan 312013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — JAN 23, 2013 – Thanks for helping Yolo County CASA is grateful for the community’s generous contributions during the season of giving.  Big thanks goes out to the Davis Athletic Club and their patrons for the many toys and books donated in the month of December; the Woodland Opera House [...]

Jan 302013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER — JAN 23, 2013 The Raley’s supermarket at 1601 West Capitol Avenue closed for about a half hour  on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 17, for a gun scare. According to various media reports, at about noon that day a truck driver reported that a woman stole his gun and ran away after [...]

Jan 292013
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 29, 2013 – The West Sacramento City Council will meet today and tomorrow in special session to discuss strategic planning issues. The council will meet with a facilitator to talk about “a broad range of city matters, procedures, policies and functions.” The meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 29, begins at 9 a.m. [...]

Jan 292013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Pick up a free cup of coffee Wednesday morning at the West Sacramento Transit Center (West Capitol Avenue at Merkley Avenue, next to the Sac City College branch.) The coffee giveaway is part of a promotion from Yolobus. The java starts pouring at 6:10 a.m. You can get a cup anytime [...]

Jan 282013
 
Things I won't miss about the Kings

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 16, 2013 – As I write this, the less-than-beloved Maloof family have apparently sold the Sacramento Kings to a group of wealthy Seattle, Washington investors headed by some hedge fund guy named Chris Hansen. The selling price appears to be about $525 million, which should go a long way in [...]

Jan 272013
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Thirty Sacramento-area museums will offer free or half-priced admission all day on Saturday, February 2, during the 15th Annual Sacramento Museum Day. Twenty-eight of the 30 museums will offer free admission and two destinations located in residential areas – the Sacramento Zoo and Fairytale Town – will offer half-priced admission to [...]