Oct 142012
 

NEWS-LEDGER ONLINE — OCT 14, 2012 – The Yolo County Elections Department  has verified that there are enough valid signatures on that petition challenging the appointment of Elizabeth Bagdazian to a vacant school board seat. Her school board term has been terminated, and the WUSD school board will be required to call for a special [...]

Oct 032012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – The last day to register to vote in the Nov. 6 election is October 22. Call Yolo Elections at (916) 375-6490, visit www.yoloelections.org, or pick up a registration card at the library (1212 Merkley Ave.), post office (various) or the city clerk’s office (third floor of city hall, 1110 West [...]

Sep 272012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 19, 2012 – The local chamber of commerce will host a forum for city council and school board candidates on Thursday, October 4. The public forum will take place from 6-9 p.m. at CSA Event Center, 1275  Starboard Drive, West Sacramento, CA 95691. “In many ways, this is [...]

Sep 062012
 
A moment in West Sac from 1960:

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 29, 2012 – A letter to the editor of the News-Ledger: Thank you for your wonderful article entitled “I believe I see the future.” (News-Ledger, Aug. 8, 2012) You did a wonderful job in providing historical information about Julius Feher (the founder of the News-Ledger) and his influence [...]

Aug 222012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 15, 2012 – EDITOR’S NOTE: The extended deadline for new people to enter the school board race passed without any new candidates signing up. So the list of candidates for West Sacramento’s city and school board elections we published below on Aug. 15 is now final and complete — with [...]

Aug 142012
 
Boxing champ runs for council

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG 8, 2012 – The first challenger has “pulled papers” to enter the West Sacramento Council race — and it’s a face that’s new to local politics, if not new to the public eye. Oleg Maskaev, a former WBC heavyweight boxing champion who lives in Southport, West Sacramento, has [...]

Aug 092012
 
School board seats are in play

WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — AUG. 8, 2012 – Vargas, elected in 2006, tenders her resignation but gives no official reason By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board is in flux, with three of the five seats up for election in November and a fourth board member announcing her resignation. Board member Sandra Vargas [...]