Apr 172013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 10, 2013 – From Beth Gabor County of Yolo The Yolo County Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, April 14-20, a time to highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers.  As part of the celebration, each branch will conduct the [...]

Apr 162013
Latest in West Sacramento youth sports

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 10, 2013 – To those of you that see me out and about, thanks for letting me know you read these articles! I appreciate it. The latest youth sports news: Stonegate Elementary is champion of the boys division in Washington Unified School District basketball. Riverbank was the host site, with [...]

Apr 152013
Gold gets the best of Oakland

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 10, 2013 – The Sacramento Gold semi-pro soccer team hosted the Oakland CD Aguiluchos at River City High School’s playing field on Saturday, April 6. The Gold took the 3-0 win in West Sacramento. Copyright News-Ledger 2013

Apr 152013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 10, 2013 – Fresh on the heels of an accident in which a West Sacramento woman drove her car into the river and drowned while phoning for help on March 13, dispatchers on the 911 system handled a more recent report of a car going into the Sacramento River. The [...]

Apr 142013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The Woodland Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a job fair from 3-5 p.m. on Wed., April 17, at the County Fair Fashion Mall, 1264 E Gibson Rd. in Woodland. Employers will include PG&E, Target, and West Sacramento’s Nippon Shokken food plant. The event is open to the public from 3-5 p.m. [...]

Apr 142013
'Sacramento's Got Talent' coming to West Sac, bringing fight against cancer

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 3, 2013 – Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage announced today that it will be holding “Sacramento’s Got Talent,” a local talent show competition, as a fundraiser for the Sacramento Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). The event will be held Saturday, April 20, from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. [...]

Apr 132013
Colorful neighbor: pipevine swallowtail

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 3, 2013 – By Mary K. Hanson, Tuleyome Association – It’s usually in March and April when these butterflies first emerge from their chrysalises and set out to feed on nectar and find suitable mates.  I look for them along the riverbanks and streams I visit in the spring, knowing [...]