Jan 312012
 
'Habitat' volunteers tackle first of several West Sac home repair projects

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Work on one West Sacramento home was postponed because of the resident’s medical issues. But volunteers from the Yolo chapter of Habitat for Humanity found some other good work to do in West Sacramento this month: they converged on the home of [...]

Jan 302012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – It can be hard to navigate the paperwork to get financial aid for college. Assemblywoman Mariko Yamada is hosting a number of “Cash for College” workshops to help college-bound students connect with financial aid. The workshops will include help applying for Cal Grants and filling out the FAFSA. In West Sacramento, [...]

Jan 292012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 – Here’s a round-up of other small news items this week: Sacramento City College athletes are training temporarily on the track at River City High School, as their usual facility at Hughes Stadium gets some remodeling work. A well-known local news story has gone national: The online Huffington [...]

Jan 272012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 25, 2012 – The local school district is changing attendance boundaries for Stonegate, Westmore Oaks, Westfield Village and Elkhorn Village elementary schools, beginning with the 2012-13 year. Residential reas affected include a number of streets west of Sycamore Ave., including Orchard Way, Pine Street, Palomar Avenue, Lake Court, and more. [...]