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Arroyo Grande woman to sit on board of state developmental disability council
Andrea Vergne of Arroyo Grande, a passionate advocate for the rights of developmentally disabled children, has been chosen by Gov. Jerry Brown as a board member for the California State Council on Developmental Disabilities.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Government meetings in SLO County the week of 12/16
Grover Beach City Council. Meets today. 473-4567. Report and recommendations from citizen committee on whether city should pursue a ballot measure to become a charter city; consider recommendations from Parks, Recreation and Beautification Commission on park and community center improvements.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
87-year-old shows no signs of stopping
George Imoto, peering through big round glasses, distributed handfuls of salad into more than 40 waiting bowls at the Petaluma People Services Center's Senior Cafe.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Coastal Commission approves Pismo Beach seawall plan
Nearly a year after it approved a seawall project in Pismo Beach, the California Coastal Commission took another vote Wednesday that will allow the plan to move ahead.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Art is everywhere in SLO County
Oil and mixed media paintings by Diana Mendoza are showing during the month of December at Castoro Cellars in Templeton.
Government meetings in SLO County the week of 12/9
Grover Beach City Council. Meets today. 473-4567. Receive presentation on local street conditions; review city's current street-repair program and review short- and long-term street-repair issues.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Source: www.denverpost.com --- Saturday, December 07, 2013SEOUL, South Korea-North Korea on Saturday freed an 85-year-old U.S. veteran of the Korean War after a weekslong detention, ending the saga of Merrill Newman's attempt to visit the North as a Tourist six decades after he oversaw a group of South Korean wartime guerrillas still loathed by ... (more)
California Experiments With Wine Tasting at Tourist Welcome Center
While it's a bit of a no-brainer to include samples of the region's wine in the tourism centers, getting food and drink into these places is hard enough that few have tried.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
New Times SLO
Pismo's Cliffs Resort faces two lawsuits
Tricia Rittger was struck and killed crossing this section of Shell Beach Road across from the Cliffs Resort in 2011.
New Times SLO
Pismo Beach accepts ownership of the Chapman Estate
After a unanimous vote during the Dec. 4 Pismo Beach City Council meeting, the city officially accepted ownership of the iconic, 1 1/2-acre Chapman Estate on the Shell Beach coast.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Christmas film screening in Arroyo Grande supports charities
The Pismo Beach Five Cities Rotary Club will sponsor a showing of “Christmas in Connecticut” on Dec. 15 at 11:30 a.m. at Fair Oaks Theatre in Arroyo Grande.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Government meetings in SLO County the week of 12/2
Grover Beach City Council. Meets 6:30 p.m. Today. 473-4567. Consider final approval of coastal development permit, and site and architectural plans for the Grover Beach Lodge and Conference Center at Highway 1 and West Grand Avenue.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Black Friday Bargain-Hunters Hit Santa Barbara Stores at Subdued Pace
It was pleasant, yet lacking the typical Black Friday excitement for which the two friends had ventured to downtown Santa Barbara.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Turkey Trot run in Pismo Beach to benefit Food Bank
The event will honor the memory of 19-year-old Christine Allen, an Edna Valley woman who died May 7 in a rockslide accident.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Free Thanksgiving dinners around SLO County
Linda McCall, center, laughs while joking with the servers — which included Sheriff Ian Parkinson, sheriff’s spokesman Tony Cipolla, KSBY’s Andrew Masuda and others — at the Pismo Beach Police Officers Association’s 29th annual Thanksgiving dinner Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at the Veterans Memorial Building.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
SLO County's strong economic recovery expected to continue
San Luis Obispo County is in the midst of an economic recovery - and is one of only four regions in the state to exceed its pre-recession peak.
Couple arrested after allegedly passing counterfeit bills in Pismo Beach
Erik Richard Erickson , 40, of San Diego was arrested Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, on suspicion of burglary, possessing and manufacturing counterfeit currency, possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia, and criminal conspiracy.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Travel deals: Carmel and other California coastal towns
Rooms at the Quail Lodge in Carmel have all been redone as part of the resort's $28 million renovation.
Fishing Report: Whale Rock fishing greatly improved
Fishing for trout at Whale Rock Reservoir was far from spectacular this year. That is, unless you compare the figures with yesteryear.
New Times SLO
Remember patience and humility
Recently there has been a spate of news reports concerning the relationship of religion in the public square.