Jan 222013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 16, 2013 —   On the News-Ledger’s “Facebook” internet page this week, we invited comments to last week’s newspaper editorial.   The editorial (we’ve provided a link below) contrasted the way Washington Unified School District and Sacramento City Unified School District each handled the appointment of a new school board […]

Jan 222013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The West Sacramento Recreation Center will celebrate its fourth birthday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 24.   Light refreshments and prize giveaways (gift cards, Kings tickets, Rec Center passes, etc.). For information on the party, call 617-4770. The Rec Center is located next to River City High School, 2801 Jefferson […]

Jan 212013
Photo contest: images & winners

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 9, 2013– From the City of West Sacramento Following a three year absence, the City of West Sacramento brought back its photo contest as part of the City’s 25th anniversary celebration. The prize -winning photos taken by contestants in October were announced Dec. 5 by the West Sacramento City Council. One contestant, […]

Jan 172013

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — The local library at 1212 Merkley Avenue is hosting an “open mic night” at 6:30 p.m. on Thurs., Jan. 24, Do you write stories or poetry? Sing, rap, or play an instrument? Drop in. Material should be appropriate for all ages. Copyright News-Ledger 2013

Jan 162013

‘Letters to the Editor’ from the News-Ledger edition of January 9, 2013 — _______________ Why not Mark? In the December 12, 2012 edition of the News-Ledger the front-page article regarding the appointment of Chris Ledesma as the next vice mayor was troubling.  I don’t have anything against  Chris, but I was troubled by the politics […]

Jan 152013
Five compete for open seat

NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 9, 2013 — Former board member David Westin and temporary member Elizabeth Bagdazian are not among the candidates — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Five candidates have signed up for West Sacramento’s special school board election on March 5.  The all-mail ballot will ask voters to pick one person to fill the […]