FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Explore one of Woodland’s 11 museums for free on April 14. Some museums will have donation boxes, Hedrick Ag Center will be half price. Most will have free admission on that day. Brochures and maps will be available at each museum. The list includes: Christian Church Museum, 509 College Gibson [...]
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
FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – Interested in learning more about becoming a foster parent? Attend a free introductory workshop from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3, at Woodland Community College, Room 727. For information, call (530) 574-1964 or visit www.yolofostercare.com. Spanish-speakers may call Marcia, 956-9299.
GUEST COMMENTARY from the March 7, 2012 News-Ledger: By Patty Wong Yolo County Librarian When I came to Yolo County Library as the County Librarian, I got to know people from grass-roots community groups that have supported the Library for over one hundred years. Each branch of the Yolo County Library has local residents who [...]
NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 14, 2012 – The fire call came at 4:27 a.m., and the first unit to respond to the Yolo Street garage on March 6 found a “heavy fire,” reports the West Sacramento Fire Department. Altogether, the response drew five fire engines and one truck, along with a battalion chief. The “fully [...]
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR – March 7, 2012 — NEWS-LEDGER – Fashion show Everyone is invited to join the fun when Yolo County celebrities “strut their stuff” Thursday night, March 29th at the West Sacramento City Hall Galleria. Tickets for the Yolo County Children’s Alliance and Child Abuse Prevention Council annual celebrity fund raiser are [...]
From the News-Ledger — March 7, 2012 – The Port of West Sacramento announced yesterday it had received a $960,000 grant from the Federal Railroad Administration for construction of a rail loop track that will consolidate switching and looping operations and reduce conflicts between trains and surface street traffic. _________________________ Safeway has provided a [...]