Nov 012012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 31, 2012 – The Pumpkin Run — a 5k & 10k fun run planned to take place last Saturday as a benefit for West Sacramento aquatics program — was cancelled. According to an email from organizer Ross Yancher, the lack of sufficient signups was to blame. “Despite trying as hard [...]

Oct 312012
 
Katie Villegas, school board candidate

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 17, 2012 –   EDITOR’S NOTE: This interview comes from the Oct. 17 edition of the News-Ledger newspaper. It is part of our series to bring you an in-depth look at each of the people running for city council and school board in West Sacramento this year. By Steve Marschke [...]

Oct 302012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER NEWSPAPER – Over 20 West Sacramento businesses are joining up to host s “safe, secure and fun” Halloween event for kids from 6-9 p.m. on Oct. 30 at Exclusive Realty & Mortgage, 1102 Jefferson Blvd. Parking available at Whitey’s Jolly Kone. Games, prizes, face painting, a “not too scary” spooky house and [...]

Oct 292012
 
Roy Sianez, running for school board:

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 10, 2012 –   Editor’s note: This interview with school board candidate Roy Siañez comes from the Oct. 10 edition of the News-Ledger, West Sacramento’s weekly community newspaper. We hope these interviews help you make up your mind about the upcoming Nov. 6 ballot. By Steve Marschke News-Ledger Editor Roy [...]

Oct 282012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 24, 2012 – A Yolo County jury last month convicted a 32-year old man for having sex with a 15-year old West Sacramento girl. According to the office of District Attorney Jeff Reisig, Ronald Vikash Chand of Sacramento lied to the girl about his age and pursued her on Facebook [...]

Oct 282012
 

FROM THE NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 24, 2012 – The City of West Sacramento is sponsoring free business consulting classes and one-on-one business counseling. Low-income residents and business owners can get help with business planning, marketing and navigating business loans. Call 617-4545. Spanish-speakers, call 492-2008 ext. 213; Russian speakers may call 492-2591 ext 220. Copyright News-Ledger [...]

Oct 272012
 

NEWS-LEDGER — OCT 24, 2012 – The West Sacramento Fire Department reports an unusual incident Oct. 11 during a brush fire near County Road 126 and Old River Road just north of city limits. West Sacramento and Elkhorn fire crews responded to a one-acre brush fire at about 3:43 p.m. The fire grew, and more [...]