Apr 102012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – During April, the City of West Sacramento and the City of Elk Grove are partnering on a project to accept used athletic shoes that will be recycled by Nike shoes. Nike recycles sneakers into three products: Nike Grind Rubber (made from the shoe’s outsole); Nike Grind Foam (made from the shoe’s [...]

Apr 092012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL  4, 2012 –   Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or proven by an investigation or a courtroom.     To see the ‘Police Log’ every week, see the special offer at [...]

Apr 082012
 
It's only kindness that matters

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 28, 2012 – BY DARYL FISHER A few nights ago I was watching one of those cable network news shows and the panel was discussing some of the televised political ads that are currently being aired in many of the states which are holding 2012 presidential primaries. The talking heads on the [...]

Apr 082012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce invites you to celebrate spring with a “Bavarian May Fest” from 5-9 p.m. on Friday, May 11, at the farmers market site, 1271 West Capitol Avenue. Beer, brats, sauerkraut, live music, dancing and contests. $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Call Meaghan at [...]

Apr 072012
 
Raiders beat Galt Warriors

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 4, 2012 – On March 26, the River City High School baseball team faced the Galt Warriors. On the mound starting for River City junior varsity was sophomore Lathon Andrews. His team beat Galt 10-5.    Jason Wullenwaber pitched a complete game for the RCHS varsity and got the win [...]

Apr 072012
 

NEWS-LEDGER – Yolo library card holders age 5-18 who have overdue book fines are invited to “read off your fines” between April 6-14. The library will give $1 credit against these fines for each 15 minutes spent reading a book of their choice at the library. Available hours vary; visit www.yolocountylibrary.org. Copyright News-Ledger 2012

Apr 062012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — APRIL 4, 2012 – The harbormaster of a small marina near Clarksburg found a body in the Sacramento River on March 26.   Robert LaBrash, Chief Deputy Coroner of Yolo County, told the News-Ledger Tuesday that the body has been identified as that of Kaeo Alexander, age 36, of Sacramento. He said that [...]