Feb 152013
Nguyen: 'average' district can improve

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — JAN 30, 2013 — News-Ledger’s interviews with candidates in the March 5 special school board election continue this week with local businessman Linh Nguyen — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor With a background in computer engineering and in business, Southport’s Linh Nguyen believes one of the best ways to start attacking […]

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 […]

Nov 192012
City's incumbents reelected, but West Sac school board race too close to call

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — NOV 14, 2012 — By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento voters spoke last week on several local issues. A week later, what we know almost for certain is that city council incumbents Bill Kristoff and Oscar Villegas fended off professional boxer Oleg Maskaev to retain their seats on the council, […]