Category Archives: Newspaper article

Shorty Smith and LeRoy Neiman

While packing up things for my upcoming move, I came across a favorite photograph. Done on a color printer of dubious merit, it expresses the mad spirt embodied in camel racing. And it reminded me of LeRoy Neiman’s colorful style … Continue reading

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A Plea to Magazine Publishers

I’d like commercial magazine publishers who don’t respond to e-mails to pull any submission guidelines from their websites. There’s no reason for that information to be there when the publisher has no intention of responding. Also, for those magazines that … Continue reading

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Making Pitches to Community Newspapers

Community newspapers are weekly publications covering the neighborhoods of a larger town. In Sacramento, California, for example, community newspapers cover the Pocket Area, Carmichael, East Sacramento, and Arden Arcade. Among others. Community newspapers can be independent or affiliated with the main … Continue reading

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Chando’s Tacos Expands to West Sacramento

This article originally appeared in the March 9, 2016 edition of the West Sacramento News-Ledger (external link).       Chando’s Tacos Expands to West Sacramento by Thomas Farley West Sacramento’s tradition of fine Mexican food continues with the arrival … Continue reading

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West Sacramento Waterfront Stories

My article on West Sacramento’s waterfront stories has just been published in the West Sacramento News-Ledger. Click here to read at their site. (external link) If you have trouble viewing the graphic in the article, click here (internal link) or … Continue reading

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Two More Newspaper Articles Published

Two more of my articles have just been published in the West Sacramento News-Ledger, the paper of record for West Sacramento: The Sail Inn is Back In Port (external link) Artwork for Joey Lopes Park (external link) I have also archived … Continue reading

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A Historic Firehouse Reborn

My article on the renovation and reuse of the historic firehouse in the Washington District of West Sacramento is out. Click here to read the article at the News-Ledger’s site. (external link) A Historic Firehouse Reborn By Thomas Farley: thomasfarley@yahoo.com … Continue reading

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