Nov 292012
New use for old fast food site? West Sac ponders 'incubator' for restaurants

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 21, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento leaders are working on a project that would turn an old fast food restaurant somewhere in town into an “incubator” for restaurant startups. “Our idea was to convert an old fast-food joint into a demonstration of how healthy, locally grown […]

Apr 272012

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — April 25, 2012 — The West Sacramento Chamber of Commerce has set a date for its popular market to return this year. The market will once again be held on Thursday evenings beginning May 17 at 1271 West Capitol Avenue (behind Walgreens and almost across from city hall).     More […]

May 252011
Farmers Market: a good start

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – MAY 25, 2011 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor There were a lot of smiles in the crowd as hundreds of locals converged on opening day of the new West Sacramento Farmers Market on Thursday. Shoppers had a chance to buy fresh tomatoes, cherries, mushrooms, bread, apple juice, steaks, and a […]

May 182011
New farmers market opens Thursday

News-Ledger May 18, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Meaghan Perrelli believes the new West Sacramento Farmers Market will live up to Mayor Cabaldon’s prediction that it will become “one of the great ones.” The market will open its doors (figuratively, since it’s an open-air market) at 4:30 p.m. tomorrow at 1271 West Capitol. The […]