Mar 232011
Rain, wind & lightning cause trouble

News-Ledger March 23, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Storms passing through the region have caused a bunch of local trouble, particularly over last weekend. But officials say rising river levels don’t yet cause a major flooding threat, even with more rain on the way. The city’s emergency operations center, ramped up when a crisis [...]

Mar 162011

NEWS-LEDGER – March 16, 2011 EDITOR’S NOTE: ‘Police Log’ is a feature that runs in the News-Ledger regularly. It has become a popular feature. If you enjoy reading it, or wish to keep an eye on your neighborhood, you might consider becoming a News-Ledger subscriber if you are not one already.   Information for this [...]

Mar 092011
City, developer negotiate for 215 acres

News-Ledger March 9, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s 215-acre waterfront development deal with The Cordish Companies has been sitting on the back burner since the recession. But the deal may get a push this month, indirectly, because of those same financial hard times.   Plans for the city and The Cordish Companies [...]

Mar 092011

News-Ledger – March 9, 2011 By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Two suspects in the beating of a Sikh taxi driver in West Sacramento have pled guilty – with one admitting to a “hate crime,” reports the office of Yolo County District Attorney Jeff Reisig. According to the D.A.: 42-year old Pedro Ramirez of Natomas pled [...]