Steve Marschke

Steve Marschke

Mar 072012
 
Charter school renewed -- with conditions

NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 29, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Thursday gave a temporary reprieve to the Early College Prep Charter School (WSECP) on Fallbrook Street. A state association of charter schools had recommended it be closed for poor student testing performance. But the board – in front of [...]

Mar 072012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – River City High School plans a college information night for 9th-11th graders from 6-7 p.m. on March 7 in the school library. Students and their families are invited. Subscribe to the News-Ledger & don’t miss a thing! Weekly delivery to your West Sacramento mailbox is just $20 for a whole year. [...]

Mar 062012
 
Fashion show at West Sac city hall

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER – The annual Yolo County Celebrity Fashion Show will return to the West Sacramento City Hall Galleria, 1110 West Capitol Avenue, at 6 p.m. on March 29. The show features local celebrities modeling fashions from local stores, and serves as a benefit for the Yolo County Children’s Alliance and the Yolo County [...]

Mar 062012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — FEB 29, 2912 – Yolo Superior Court is looking for people to serve on the grand jury for a year beginning on July 1. Each year, the court impanels 19 citizens to serve on this independent body. Duties of the Yolo County Grand Jury include reviewing the operations of local governments [...]

Mar 052012
 

COMMENTS & TIPS FROM PG&E According to weather forecasts, a storm will hit the PG&E service territory beginning tonight, with an extended period of gusty northwest winds. Those locations vulnerable to northwest wind, including the Sacramento Valley, will likely see significant wind related outages. The storm will also bring much colder temperatures, snow levels down [...]

Mar 052012
 

The Tower Bridge may have lane restrictions and traffic control between 7 a.m. & 7 p.m. through Friday. Workers are repairing electrical wiring and replacing operating cables for the drawbridge. Caltrans encourages you to use another route between Sacramento and West Sac during this time period, and remember to “slow for the cone.” The repair [...]

Mar 052012
 
RCHS students get a taste of the real world: mock job interviews

NEWS-LEDGER FEB 29, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Students at River City High School had a chance to practice their job interview skills last Wednesday, with help from Mayor Christopher Cabaldon and other guest interviewers. The “guest grillers” visited two government civics classes of teacher Ronica Carlisle, interviewing about ten kids while others [...]