Oct 132012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 10, 2012 – A driver without a license collided with a school bus Wednesday morning and two people received “what appeared to be minor injuries,” reports the West Sacramento Fire Department. The two injured people – a student the vehicle driver without a license – were treated at local hospitals. [...]

Oct 092012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – The Yolo County Health Department will be holding the following free seasonal influenza vaccination clinics this fall: – Saturday, October 13, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Westmore Oaks School, 1100 Clarendon Road in West Sacramento – Wednesday, October 17, 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Winters Community Center, 201 [...]

Oct 032012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 26, 2012 – We were disappointed to find that the superintendent of Washington Unified School District, and apparently the district’s lawyers, when offered a chance to walk away from an untenable position, chose instead to dig in and play defense. The issue – as you may have seen [...]

Sep 172012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 12, 2012 – By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor West Sacramento’s school board on Wednesday interviewed a number of candidates to fill the board seat vacated by Sandra Vargas. After a round of questions, the board voted 4-0 to ask Elizabeth Bagdazian to serve the final two-years-plus of that [...]

Sep 122012
 
Riverbank gets spruced up

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — SEPT 5, 2012 – Riverbank Elementary was opened more than 50 years ago as a high school, later becoming Golden State Middle School and then an elementary campus. During the 2011-2012 school year the 12-acre campus was home to third through eighth graders but after a 10-week, $8-million overhaul the campus [...]

Sep 012012
 

FROM THE WEST SACRAMENTO NEWS-LEDGER – A “Clarksburg Wine Country Tour” will depart from the River City High School parking lot in West Sacramento on Sept. 22. The chartered coach will tour the Clarksburg wine country in a fundraiser for the Delta Elementary Charter School in Clarksburg. Participants will visit Miller’s Leap Winery, Bogle Vineyards [...]

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 [...]