Aug 132012
Letter from the Publisher: 'I believe I see the future of the News-Ledger'

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 8, 2012 — A proposal to take the News-Ledger into the distant future — with ambitious plans and true local control. With this edition of the News-Ledger, we begin our 49th year of service to West Sacramento. Milestones like this always cause me to reflect. I’ve been the […]

Aug 122012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — The “Learning Ladder” — the City of West Sacramento’s child care and preschool program at the community center, 1075 West Capitol Avenue, is enrolling. The center is open for kids from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays. Schedules are available for enrollment from two days a week ($450/month) […]

Aug 092012
School board seats are in play

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG. 8, 2012 — Vargas, elected in 2006, tenders her resignation but gives no official reason By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board is in flux, with three of the five seats up for election in November and a fourth board member announcing her resignation. Board member Sandra Vargas […]

Aug 082012

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — AUG 8, 2012 — In today’s News-Ledger newspaper, we mentioned that Alicia Cruz (“parent/community volunteer”) and Coby Pizzotti (“consultant/legislative advocate”) have filed candidacy papers for the school board election. Fresh news this morning is that Katie Villegas has just done the same. She is executive director of the Yolo County Children’s Alliance […]

Aug 082012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 1, 2012 — News items below are collected from police dispatchers’ notes and arrest reports. The information in them has often not been verified beyond the initial reports. July 26, 12:57 a.m. A woman called 911 from a payphone at a Harbor Boulevard mini-market, threatening suicide. A year  […]