Steve Marschke

Steve Marschke

Dec 212014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 17, 2014 – From Beth Gabor County of Yolo Yolo County is linking up with employers to provide new job opportunities through the county’s Subsidized Employment Program.  This program, administered through the Yolo County Department of Employment & Social Services, incentivizes local employers by cutting employment costs when hiring Yolo County residents, [...]

Dec 192014
 
Mike McGowan looks back: Part II

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 10, 2014 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor   EDITOR’S NOTE: Last week, the City of West Sacramento opened a bridge named after Mike McGowan, the city’s first mayor and later its longtime representative on the Yolo County Board of Supervisors.   Earlier in 2014, the News-Ledger had a lengthy chat with [...]

Dec 182014
 

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 17, 2014 –   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.   To receive the ‘Police Log’ in the News-Ledger newspaper every week, become a subscriber! See the special offer at bottom. Nov. 30, [...]

Dec 162014
 
Changes coming to 'senior shuttle' in West Sacramento

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 10, 2014 – By Al Zagofsky Correspondent West Sac’s Senior Shuttle passengers are anticipating changes to the service, with the changes scheduled for review and approval at the Dec. 17 West Sacramento Council meeting. Currently, West Sac and the United Christian Center partner to provide door-to-door shuttle service for seniors and disabled [...]

Dec 152014
 
Hanging out in a cemetery can be fun

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 10, 2014 – I have a strange little confession to make. When I need to get away from everything and everyone for a few days, I often jump in my little truck and head down into Southern California, often ending up somewhere out in the desert, although usually near wonderfully civilized places [...]

Dec 122014
 
West Sac celebrates tree-lighting

NEWS-LEDGER — DEC 10, 2014 Among the entertainers at Friday evening’s Holiday Tree Lighting party were members of River City High School’s Advanced Vocal Ensemble, shown here at the railings above the crowd. Hundreds of citizens gathered to meet ceremony and watch the lights go on at the tree outside city hall, 1110 West Capitol [...]