Jan 292013

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — JAN 29, 2013 — The West Sacramento City Council will meet today and tomorrow in special session to discuss strategic planning issues. The council will meet with a facilitator to talk about “a broad range of city matters, procedures, policies and functions.” The meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 29, begins at 9 a.m. […]

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 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 […]

Jan 142013

EDITORIAL from the News-Ledger — JAN 9, 2013 — In March, West Sacramento residents will vote in a special election to fill a vacant seat on the local school board. The vacancy was already filled once – last fall, when remaining school board members accepted applications and chose West Sacramento’s Liz Bagdazian to fill the […]

Oct 152012

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 10, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S UPDATE: The article below discusses a petition to nullify the appointment of Elizabeth Bagdazian to the local school board and force a special election to fill the vacant seat. Late this week, the Yolo County Elections Department verified […]