Jun 012011
 
Site at Alyce Norman school offers help, services

The weekly Friday food giveaway next to Portable 21 at the Alyce Norman Elementary School, 1200 Anna Street (News-Ledger photo) FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER JUNE 1, 2011 By Steve MarschkeNews-Ledger Editor If you live in West Sacramento and you need a little help of some kind, this is a pretty good place to start. We’re talking [...]

Mar 022011
 

‘Local Scene’ is a weekly feature on the back page of the News-Ledger’s print edition. It’s West Sacramento’s best calendar of events. To find out how to submit an item for the ‘Local Scene’ section (it’s free), see the ‘News Submission’ tab at the left. Here’s the ‘Local Scene’ listing from our newspaper of March [...]

Feb 162011
 
Fire claims a life

  NEWS-LEDGER – FEB 16, 2011 18 firefighters respond; victim had tried to put out fire but ran out of time as medical oxygen tanks helped spur the blaze By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor An elderly man on oxygen tubes apparently dropped a lit cigarette onto his oxygen equipment, and didn’t have a chance to [...]

Dec 152010
 
Westin offers proposals for future of West Sac schools

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER By Steve MarschkeNews-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Thursday re-elected businessman David Westin as board president and chose Teresa Blackmer as vice president for the coming year. In other board changes, former trustee Matt Stegman has finished his school board service after deciding not to run for re-election this year, and [...]