Jun 092012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – Pizza coupon for youngsters, tablet computer raffle for teen book reviewers during library’s summer reading program From the County of Yolo The Yolo County Library is rolling out its ever-popular summer reading program starting June 1.  The program runs through mid-August and will include free reading clubs [...]

Jun 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure” comedy is playing through June 17 at Linden Park (corner of Linden Road and Summerfield Drive).   Free entry; donations are welcome. Bring your lawn chair and blanket and come boo a villain and cheer a hero. Showtimes are 6 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and [...]

Jun 082012
 
Honorary diploma for those who left to serve

NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 6, 2012 – From the Yolo County Office of Education The Yolo County Office of Education (YCOE) celebrated “Operation Recognition” on Thursday, May 24, at the Yolo County Office of Education Conference Center. The program gave honorary high school diplomas to veterans unable to earn their diplomas because they left school to [...]

Jun 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 6, 2012 – Pacific Gas & Electric Company says its helicopters will be conducting low-flying inspection patrols through June 15, taking stock of power lines in Yolo and Solano counties.   “A helicopter will fly at approximately 250 to 300 feet, depending on the area and if livestock are present,” [...]

Jun 072012
 
Tuttle will be new city manager

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — June 7, 2012 –   The City of West Sacramento has just announced that the city council has appointed Martin Tuttle, a former executive director of SACOG, as the next city manager.  Here’s the text of the city press release: “The Mayor of the City of West Sacramento, Christopher Cabaldon, announced this [...]

Jun 062012
 
Rotary chips in for literacy

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MAY 30, 2012 – The Centennial Rotary Club of West Sacramento donated $200 to Westfield Village’s Scholastic Book Fair and to Southport Elementary’s literacy program.   “This thoughtful and generous donation means so much to me,” said Westfield librarian Jennifer Gray. “I definitely will be able to put new books into [...]

Jun 052012
 
Retiring city manager is guest speaker

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER  – West Sacramento’s longtime city manager Toby Ross will be the guest speaker at the Chamber of Commerce luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 7, at the civic center galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue. Ross will soon retire. Visit www.westsacramentochamber.com or call 371-7042 for luncheon information. Register by [...]