Thursday May 16
New Times SLO
Double the drilling proposed in Price Canyon
The owners of the oil field between Pismo Beach and Edna Valley want to add 350 new oil wells and ramp up full-capacity production by almost double - from 5,000 to 9,000 barrels per day.
Wed May 15, 2013
Pismo Beach has opening on city's special events committee
The advisory group establishes the process to permit special events conducted by private entities that use the city’s streets, facilities or services, according to a news release.
Mon May 13, 2013
City of Pismo Beach
Special Event Committee Unscheduled Vacancy
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Vote for Pacifica's Retta Guel for Teacher of the Year
Vallemar School's own third grade teacher, Retta Guel, is nominated for the 2013 Elementary School Teacher of the Year from the Bammy Awards .
A great big thanks
Altrusa International Inc. of Cinco Ciudades would like to thank the players and hole sponsors who participated in our golf tournament May 4 at Cypress Ridge Golf Club in Arroyo Grande.
SLO County weather forecast for the week of May 13
Persistent northwesterly winds will produce marine low clouds and fog along the beaches and coastal valleys during the night and early morning, clearing during the late morning and afternoon.
Sat May 11, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Family Radio ministry started with a wrong turn in Oakland
It was 1958, and Palmquist was a salesman for Sacred Records. The wrong turn brought him near a friend's house, and he stopped in for dinner.
Fri May 10, 2013
Richard Beene: Bakersfield Observed, a blog about life, media, politics and people
I have been following the saga of a private/public land battle that Bakersfield's Judi and Rob McCarthy are having in San Luis Obispo County.
Wed May 08, 2013
San Bernardino: Retired fire chief Raymond Shaw dies
On the job, San Bernardino Fire Chief Raymond W. Shaw was a no-nonsense taskmaster who didn't suffer fools gladly.
Projects proposed for Price Canyon could shift Pismo's focus
One day, perhaps not more than 10 to 20 years from now, Pismo Beach residents and tourists could drive east — away from the beach and downtown — into Price Canyon to stay at a hotel, attend a conference or play a round of golf.
RV bursts into flames, backing up traffic on Hwy. 101 near Avila Beach
An unknown mechanical issue is the likely cause of a recreational vehicle fire that delayed traffic this morning on northbound Highway 101, according to CHP.
Lincoln Daily News
'Postcards from Pismo'
Michael Scotto's book "Postcards from Pismo" uses letters, emails and postcards to tell the story of a young boy named Felix from Pismo Beach, Calif.
Mon May 06, 2013
Sunset Savor the Central Coast will feature new events this year
Expanded adventure tours, a 5K or 10K walk/run, and two new events — Sunset on the Sand in Pismo Beach and Sunset in the Vineyard at Vina Robles — are planned for the fourth annual Sunset Savor the Central Coast , set for Sept.
Mystery man who saved the day for Pismo tourists is identified
Shortly after an article was published about a Colorado couple hoping to thank a local man for his quick-thinking actions in 1991, two San Luis Obispo County residents called to identify the man as Bob Martin, an Avila Beach resident who died in 2011.
Thu May 02, 2013
New Times SLO
With DUI breath evidence barred, prosecutor plays defense
After learning that his key piece of evidence couldn't be used against a suspected drunk driver, Deputy District Attorney David Paxton didn't hesitate to beg for a more favorable decision, filing a motion for reconsideration within eight days.
From Hospice to Paulee: Dolphin Bay salutes Rhone-style wines
In 2012, Hospice du Rhone in Paso Robles, the world's largest festival devoted to Rhone grape varieties, celebrated its twentieth and final year.
Motorcyclists to stop at dog park social
Participants can watch and cheer the 200 motorcyclists who will be stopping at the park along the route for the American Cancer Society Relay for Life event.
New Times SLO
Plan B emerges for Pismo growth
While the developers behind the proposed Spanish Springs project battle public disapproval and hefty demands for more information, a much smaller plan that would include some of the same features is coming to fruition.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Get me out of here - Crete, California, Bali
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Couple looking for Good Samaritan who saved their Pismo vacation
Dana Nance was scanning old photos when he found a few that jogged his memory of an incident that could have ruined a trip to California but instead left him and his wife with enduring gratitude for the actions of a stranger.