Oct 052014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a forum for those running for city and school board office on the November ballot. Hear the candidates from 5-8:30 p.m. (with brief breaks) on Monday, Oct. 6, at 1275 Starboard Drive. All candidates for mayor, city council and school board are expected […]

Aug 192014

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 13, 2014 — News-Ledger Staff The filing period for local candidates is over. Your local ballot in November will look something like this: Mayor Christopher Cabaldon, who has held his post since 2004, will run for another two-year term. But he will draw a challenger: Narinder Hundal, has also filed […]

Apr 012014

NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 26, 2014 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Were you expecting very many people to apply to fill that vacancy on the West Sacramento City Council? If you were, you were right. City officials received applications from 25 citizens hoping to serve out the remaining term of the empty seat, through November […]

Mar 192013
School board election recap: comments from Castillo, Kirby-Gonzalez & mayor

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — MARCH 13, 2013 — Teachers unions and school reform groups choose sides with their checkbooks in record-setting race — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento voters last week elected a teacher to the school board —  after a record-setting campaign battle between the two top candidates. Sarah Kirby-Gonzalez, a Southport […]