Sep 112012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Historical Society is offering a field trip to the historic town of Winters in western Yolo County on Sept. 22. To prepare, there will be two orientation sessions: 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 18 at River Bend Manor, 664 Cummins Way, and 6 p.m. on Sept. 20 [...]

Sep 102012
 
Multicultural fair will come back

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 5, 2012 – (with additional photos) By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor At least two hundred people dropped in to visit the newest version of the West Sacramento Multicultural Fair at Bryte Park on Saturday. The event was sponsored for the first time this year by the Bryte & [...]

Sep 092012
 
Tuesday: meet the new boss

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – You’re invited to meet Martin Tuttle, new city manager of West Sacramento, at an event scheduled for 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, in the community room of River Bend Manor, 664 Cummins Way. The event is sponsored by the Bryte and Broderick Community Action Network (www.bryteandbroderick.org). Also on [...]

Sep 092012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Raley Field will host the “Sacramento Burger Battle,” pitting local chefs against each other to find the region’s best burger and support the Chron’s and Colitis Foundation of America. “The Eatery” of West Sacramento’s Southport area is on the list of competing restaurants. The event is scheduled for Sept. [...]

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
 

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 for 50 [...]

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, [...]