Sep 172012
 
Interns support the D.A.'s office

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT. 5, 2012 – From the County of Yolo Last month, the Yolo County Board of Supervisors honored 20 interns and volunteers currently serving in the Yolo County District Attorney’s office. College students, law students, retirees or those looking for experience can volunteer in the District Attorney’s office anywhere [...]

Sep 162012
 

  Two views on the roadwork in the Westmore Oaks neighborhood of West Sacramento (the News-Ledger’s article on the project can be seen here.) ‘Thanks for roadwork’ (from the ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the News-Ledger, Sept. 5) We live in the Westmore Oaks area of West Sacramento. Many of our sidewalks and gutters are [...]

Sep 152012
 
Gold medal in transplant games

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – David Anderson of West Sacramento won a gold medal in men’s table tennis at the biannual “Transplant Games of America,” held this year in July in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Anderson’s life was saved by a transplanted heart that came from a 21-year old Monterey man [...]

Sep 142012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – Got some old computers & electronic appliances? Old electronic devices may be recycled at an “e-waste” day at San Pedro Park (708 N. Hobson Ave.) from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sat., Sept. 15. Bring your old TVs, computers, laptops, monitors, small appliances, etc. Drop them off inside [...]

Sep 142012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – Yolo County’s Creek Cleanup Day will be held this Saturday, from 9:00 a.m. to noon, at various sites throughout Yolo County as part of the California Coastal Commission’s 28th annual California Coastal Cleanup Day, the largest volunteer trash cleanup in the world. One such site [...]

Sep 132012
 
9/11: Paying their respects

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor The flags returned on Friday, thousands of them, fluttering in just about the same Southport location they have occupied on each anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. There’s one flag for each victim of that day – [...]

Sep 122012
 
Riverbank gets spruced up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 5, 2012 – Riverbank Elementary was opened more than 50 years ago as a high school, later becoming Golden State Middle School and then an elementary campus. During the 2011-2012 school year the 12-acre campus was home to third through eighth graders but after a 10-week, $8-million overhaul the campus [...]