Oct 132010
 
City Council race, 2010

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER Every year during West Sacramento’s local election season, the News-Ledger invites each candidate for local office to a sit-down interview for publication in our pages. This year was no exception.  Over the past two months, the News-Ledger has published an interview with each of the candidates running for mayor, city council or school board. [...]

Sep 082010
 
Solar array will sprout on RCHS fields

By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor When local school board members approved plans for the new River City High School campus in Southport, they were thinking about solar power, but not ready to commit. So they told architects to make sure the school’s roofs would be solar panel-ready, in case solar power became feasible. As it [...]

Aug 112010
 
Ambitious new raffle for West Sac charity groups

By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor It’s new and it’s ambitious: The West Sacramento Foundation has created an “all charities raffle” and invited pretty much any local nonprofit organization to join in. Participating groups will sell raffle tickets and keep $9 from every $10 ticket sold. “The foundation is giving all these groups a chance to [...]