Oct 202014
 
Lyon wants to make crime-fighting the number-one priority in West Sac

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 15, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Jeff Lyon wants to make changes on the West Sacramento’s city council – perhaps more so than anybody else on the ballot. Almost two years ago, Lyon and his wife bought an 1897 Victorian in the “Washington” neighborhood, a couple of blocks [...]

Oct 132014
 
Joshua Alves wants to bring new perspective to West Sac school board

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 8, 2014 – EDITOR’S NOTE: this interview is part of a series in which the News-Ledger talks to those running for mayor, city council and school board in West Sacramento on the November ballot By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Joshua Alves hopes to win a seat on West Sacramento’s school board on [...]

Aug 082014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — Aug. 6, 2014 – The regular filing period for those interested in running for mayor, city council or school board in West Sacramento’s November ballot ends on Friday, Aug. 8. (The deadline will be extended for challengers by five days in any race in which an incumbent fails to file to [...]

Jul 282014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 23, 2014 – Two West Sacramento school board seats, two city council seats, and the mayor’s position will all be on the ballot on November 4. The filing period for challengers interested in these office is underway. It ends on August 8. City offices up for election are those held [...]

Jul 182014
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JULY 23, 2014 – Two West Sacramento school board seats, two city council seats, and the mayor’s position will all be on the ballot on November 4. The filing period for challengers interested in these office is underway. It ends on August 8. City offices up for election are those held [...]

Jun 202014
 
News nuggets: West Sac tower wins award, two local teachers are in trouble

 FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JUNE 18, 2014 News briefs from West Sacramento and the region: Following an unsuccessful primary election in the State Assembly race, West Sacramento city councilman Mark Johannessen has thrown his support to formal rival Steve Cohn, a fellow Democrat and a member of the city council in Sacramento. Cohn and Kevin [...]