Sep 282011
 

     The Sacramento River Cats made it all the way to the championship series. But then they were swept in three games by the Omaha Storm Chasers, who earned a Pacific Coast League Championship. Omaha cemented the championship with an 11-6 victory on Sept. 17 at Raley Field. The River Cats were seeking their [...]

Sep 272011
 

   West Sacramento is updating its Bicycle & Pedestrian Path Master Plan, and your advice is requested. The plan seeks to enhance the existing network of trails in the city. Attend one of three workshops: Tuesday, Sept. 27, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the West Sacramento Recreation Center (2801 Jefferson Blvd.); Wed., Oct. 5, from noon [...]

Sep 252011
 

Mayor Christopher Cabaldon announced Friday that he is forming a special advisory team to look at how the city might accelerate community redevelopment efforts if its redevelopment agency is dismantled by new state laws. Governor Brown has proposed eliminating local redevelopment agencies to help balance the state’s budget. Local governments will be able to keep [...]

Sep 252011
 

You’re invited to a discussion of “The Help,” by Kathryn Stockett, on Oct. 19. The club meets at 6:30 p.m. in the community room of the library, 1212 Merkley Avenue. The event is hosted by the Evening Book Club, which welcomes new members. No charge. See the information desk to borrow a copy of the [...]

Sep 232011
 
Flags go up for 9/11 memorial

 NEWS-LEDGER SEPT 14, 2011 The flags went back up from Friday to Sunday to commemorate 9/11. The display, at the corner of South River Road and Jefferson Boulevard in Southport, was the work of John Vinson. He’s put up a flag display every year since 9/11. This year, in addition to several hundred large flags, [...]