U.S. News & World Report names Sierra Vista among the best in California

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center has been ranked as one of the best hospitals for 2013-14 in orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report. The annual U.S. News Best Hospitals rankings, now in its 24th year, recognize hospitals that excel in treating the most challenging patients. “We are pleased to […]

New book, Organizational Gravity, just published by Kubica and LaForest

Business growth advisors, Tony Kubica and Sara LaForest’s new book is available on Amazon: Organizational Gravity: A Guide to Strategically Growing Your Company’s Brand, Culture, and Talent. Organizational Gravity explores the fundamental elements that contribute to business success outside the traditional focus on product or service, sufficient capital, exemplary sales, […]

Grand Opening of Model Drug

Model Drug, a retail pharmacy that specializes in long-term care and home medical equipment at low prices, is moving to the Central Coast and will open its doors in Pismo Beach on July 20. “We are proud to open our Pismo Beach store, our second location, and would like to […]

Hypertufa Planter workshop at the SLO Botanical Garden

Join the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden on Saturday, August 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to create your own rustic, textured containers that are lightweight, porous and perfect for your garden. Hypertufa is a relatively lightweight concrete mixture that creates a stone-like appearance for planting troughs. These containers […]

SLO Botanical Garden presents Our Changing Climate

Is it getting hot in here, or is it just me? Join the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden on Saturday, August 10 at 1 p.m. in the Oak Glen Pavilion as they welcome local meteorologist John Lindsey, ecologist Dr. Lou Pitelka, and astronomer Dr. Ray Weymann for a fascinating discussion […]

SLO Botanical Garden Concert Series presents The Royal Garden Swing Orchestra

Hear the music that accompanied 16 million members of the “Greatest Generation” as they marched off to war, the music that lifted spirits on the front, and welcomed soldiers home. The Royal Garden Swing Orchestra, under the direction of Warren Balfour, will perform their big band sound August 11 beginning […]

SLO Botanical Garden presents Kids’ Recycled Art Day

Making creative art projects are fun and easy. Join the San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden at the Children’s Garden on Saturday, August 17 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. to make something new out of something old, while making new friends in the Garden. Help us grow the Kids’ Garden […]

Marketing firm announces new partner

Verdin, a full-service marketing agency, recently announced the addition of Ashlee Akers as partner. Akers joined Verdin Founder and President Mary Verdin and Principal Adam Verdin as a shareholder on June 1. “Ashlee has been with our firm for several years and has taken on a tremendous leadership role within […]

‘Stuff the Bus’ With school supplies

School will be back in session soon, and many local students and teachers are in need of the supplies necessary to begin the year successfully. Businesses, groups and individuals are invited to help provide the tools they need to succeed by joining United Way of San Luis Obispo County, Golden […]