Tuesday, November 19, 2013 6:55 am
Woodbridge Golf and Country Club
Thursday, October 17, 2013 12:00 am
Who watches your children when the teacher takes a break? Yard duty supervisors do.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 12:00 am
We are having a very busy summer at the McFarland Ranch, 8899 Orr Road, Galt. We have many members who, without their dedication to the Galt Historical Society, would not have accomplished many projects.
Saturday, September 7, 2013 12:00 am
For the added tax revenue and local jobs, activist Al Baldwin would like to see more big-box stores built in Galt. On Aug. 20 — the same evening that the city of Sacramento voted to ease restraints on such construction, hoping to throw out the welcome mat to larger retail establishments — Baldwin asked Galt City Council members to take up the same effort.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 12:00 am
A local resident is asking the city to help deal with the mess created by a transient couple in downtown Galt, though a homeless advocate says the pair may have already moved on.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 12:00 am
Kevin Wolf defeated Bobby Wheeler in the 36-hole match play final to capture his third Woodbridge Golf and Country Club championship on Sunday.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013 12:00 am
The Galt City Council would rather see an Elk Grove fire station shuttered by the Cosumnes Community Services District than face a brown-out in Galt with a rotating engine company.
A 1880s replica railroad A-frame turntable used to turn train engines around has been erected in Folsom. Galt resident Al Baldwin believes the remnants of a similar turntable are located at the end of B Street in Galt.
Saturday, September 8, 2012 12:00 am
Been to downtown Folsom? If so, you’ve probably seen the city’s fancy train turntable.
Al and Judie Baldwin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their son David, his wife Lisa and their grandchildren, Luke and Will.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 12:00 am
Al and Judie Baldwin of Galt celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in May at Disneyland. They were married on May 5, 1962 in San Leandro.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 12:00 am
Walmart won’t break ground on the new store in Galt until fall, although the city council approved final site plans seven months ago and anticipated groundbreaking this summer.
Friday, May 18, 2012 12:00 am
Faced with transportation funding uncertainty, trustees for the Galt Joint Union Elementary School District have submitted a formal letter to Mayor Barbara Payne requesting the city's support in creating safe routes to school for students.
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 12:00 am
The Galt Area Historical Society will have to apply for the $10,000 it typically receives from the city each year under a new policy approved Tuesday by the Galt City Council.
Friday, December 16, 2011 12:00 am
Despite last week’s misstep, the Galt Joint Union Elementary
School District board once again chose John Gordon as president. In
the role, he will lead the regular board meetings and act as the
Galt resident Al Baldwin addresses the Galt Joint Unified
Elementary School District board of trustees at a special meeting
on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011. The meeting was held to appoint a
trustee to fill a vacant seat on the board, after a meeting for the
same purpose on Dec. 8 violated the Brown Act.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 12:00 am
For roughly six days, Grace Malson was a member of the Galt
Joint Union Elementary School District board of trustees. For one
hour on Wednesday, she wasn’t. But by the end of that hour, her
position had been restored and not much had changed.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011 12:00 am
A former trustee says the Galt Joint Union Elementary School
District board violated the state's open meeting law last week by
not allowing public comments, and a lawyer who specializes in First
Amendment issues agrees.
Friday, November 18, 2011 12:00 am
A Galt elementary trustee has resigned and the district is
planning to seat a provisional appointee next month.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 12:00 am
City Council members in Galt approved minor changes to the
Walmart site plan Tuesday, clearing the way for construction to
begin in the new year. The modifications were required under a
settlement agreement also approved at Tuesday’s meeting.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 12:00 am
The Galt Joint Elementary School District board has moved its
regular monthly meeting for November to Wednesday.
Saturday, November 12, 2011 12:00 am
Al Baldwin, who is active in Galt affairs, has been named a Hero
of Human Service by Sacramento County Supervisor Don Nottoli.
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 12:00 am
The room suddenly erupted with cheers and loud claps following
Galt City Council's unanimous vote to pass two agenda items that
move the city one step closer to getting its own Walmart.
Anna Novoa takes a picture as her sister, San Hopper, holds a rose planted in the memory of their parents, Gabriel and Josie Hernandez, and sister, Diane Garcia, at the the Galt Post Office on Saturday. The Galt Beautification Committee plants the roses in honor of Galt residents who have died to give friends and family members an alternative to going to the cemetery, according to Al Baldwin, a volunteer who helped the committee. “It feels good to see the memory of my mother,” said Fatima Lopes, vice chairman of the Galt Beautification Committee, who planted a rose for her mother in the first rose garden at the Post Office. About 80 people turned out.
Wednesday, February 16, 2011 12:00 am
Galt is joining a growing number of cities that are relying on
solar power to run municipal water and wastewater treatment