Nov 072011
 

Information for this ‘Police Log’ has come directly from original police reports and documents It’s just a sampling of the reports, calls for service and arrests made by the West Sacramento Police Department during the past week. The information includes citizen complaints and other statements that have not substantiated or verified by an investigation or [...]

Nov 062011
 

 The West Sacramento Community Singers will offer a free concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 6 at the local library, 1212 Merkley Ave. Sponsored by the West Sacramento Friends of the Library. The singers are open to “adult singers of all ages and musical ability.” The “interactive” performance will include music from different eras, [...]

Nov 062011
 
One Jr. Raider squad makes playoffs

  The Jr Pee Wee Raiders traveled to Pleasant Grove on Saturday to face the Rio Linda Jr Knights in the Sacramento Youth Football League’s 2011 Playoffs. The last time these two teams met in the regular season, Rio Linda outscored River City by a score of 20-6, but in the playoffs, the game was [...]

Nov 052011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – NOV 2, 2011 – The annual Joey Lopes Crab Feed is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Nov. 12 at the VFW Hall, 905 Drever Street. Planned are no-host cocktails followed by the crab feed and then a raffle and dancing from 9-midnight. $40 donation benefits the Alzheimer’s Aid Society. The late Joey Lopes [...]

Nov 052011
 
Wolfpack gets the better of Raiders

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – River City High School’s football team played host to the visiting Cosumnes Oaks Wolfpack on Friday, Oct. 28. The Cosumnes Oaks JV team outscored River City, holding them to just 12 points. Scoring for River City were #13, Jamal Williams with a 55-yard TD run and #56, [...]

Nov 042011
 
Rail car tips, backs up Jefferson

NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 2, 2011 – By St eve Marschke News-Ledger Editor A derailed train car caused a major traffic problem during the lunch hour on Oct. 21, blocking the Jefferson Boulevard/Stone Boulevard intersection and causing a detour and major back-ups. “It wasn’t a rail line issue, it was one particular car,” said Gary Fredericksen, [...]

Oct 182011
 
Coach Bustamante suspended after allegation

NEWS-LEDGER – Oct. 18, 2011 online – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger, Editor River City High’s head football coach is on paid administrative leave while school officials investigate a complaint that he “inappropriately touched” a female student. Coach Arturo (“Art”) Bustamante is a social studies teacher at the school, as well as second-year head coach for [...]