Sep 202011
 

Riverbank Elementary School sixth graders will be washing cars to help raise $15,000 for a trip to Sly Park in November. The car wash will be held Sat., Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the school, 1100 Carrie Street. Donations welcome. There will also be a “hot dog lunch combo meal” for [...]

Sep 142011
 
McGowan: alive & well after cancer scare

NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT 14, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor     Yolo County Supervisor Michael McGowan told the News-Ledger last week that the September 13 supervisors’ meeting was going to have special significance to him – for a couple of reasons. McGowan was recovering from prostate cancer surgery (successful) and from a life-threatening [...]

Sep 142011
 

Free movies are now a ‘regular thing’ at the local library! Movies selected for grown-ups are featured at 5:30 p.m. on Mondays in the community room, and movies for kids are featured at 2 p.m. on Saturdays. The program is in place for the next year at 1212 Merkley Ave. The theme for October is [...]

Sep 072011
 

NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT. 7, 2011 – The News-Ledger has obtained the results of a “DUI checkpoint” staged by the West Sacramento Police Department on Saturday, Aug. 27, as part of a statewide crackdown on drunk drivers through the Labor Day holiday travel period. The checkpoint ran from 7:30 p.m. to midnight on the 3200-block of [...]

Aug 312011
 
Pooches in the pool

NEWS-LEDGER – SEPT. 7, 2011 – More images of the action below –  PHOTOS BY PETER FOLKS Subscribe to the News-Ledger & support local journalism! Copyright News-Ledger 2011  

Aug 312011
 
River Cats clinch division, head toward playoffs

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – AUG 31, 2011 – The Sacramento River Cats have clinched the Pacific South Division championship, returning home Monday to begin their final homestand of the season. The Triple-A baseball team (an affiliate of the Oakland A’s) is hosting the Las Vegas 51s, who are an affiliate of the major league Toronto [...]