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 [...]

Mar 022011

‘Local Scene’ is a weekly feature on the back page of the News-Ledger’s print edition. It’s West Sacramento’s best calendar of events. To find out how to submit an item for the ‘Local Scene’ section (it’s free), see the ‘News Submission’ tab at the left. Here’s the ‘Local Scene’ listing from our newspaper of March [...]