Mar 302011
 

News-Ledger  – March 30, 2011   Without that awning, it could have been a lot worse: a local two-year old is recovering after a fall from a second-story window Monday evening. The accident happened at the Holly Court apartments on Maple Street.    “The two-year old girl was in the living room of an apartment on [...]

Mar 302011
 
AT&T invites neighbors to discuss cell tower

News-Ledger – March 30, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor AT&T has invited some Southport residents to a community meeting to “discuss the proposed wireless facility” which is “required to address the growing need in this West Sacramento community for wireless voice, data and broadband coverage and capacity.” The project – which needs city approval [...]

Mar 302011
 

News-Ledger – March 30, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor     Local police, state Fish & Game, and a “good Samaritan with a trailer” helped round up three horses loose on Jefferson Boulevard in the wee hours of Saturday morning. Police received a call about the horses at 1:22 a.m. The animals were “running [...]

Mar 282011
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE -  March 28, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor     At about 5 p.m. on March 28, the City of West Sacramento announced a special closed-door meeting of the city council to take place at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29. The topic is the continuing negotiations over the possible sale of the [...]

Mar 232011
 
Robotics club scores some points

NEWS-LEDGER – MARCH 23, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor     “Tribot,” a pretty cool-looking, remotely controlled little fellow built by River City High School students, scored a lot of points at the Bay Area Regional Robotics Challenge in San Jose on Jan. 15.   The competition paired up different teams to compete together [...]

Mar 232011
 

News-Ledger – March 23, 2011   Members of the region’s Mormon churches will partner with West Sacramento groups to put hundreds of volunteers to work rejuvenating the Riverwalk Park and Bryte and Alyce Norman parks, they have announced.     April 30 is a community service day for members of the Church of Jesus Christ of [...]

Mar 232011
 
Rain, wind & lightning cause trouble

News-Ledger March 23, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Storms passing through the region have caused a bunch of local trouble, particularly over last weekend. But officials say rising river levels don’t yet cause a major flooding threat, even with more rain on the way. The city’s emergency operations center, ramped up when a crisis [...]