KidSpree will provide local children back-to-school clothes

Local children will be helped during KidSpree, an annual event that provides new school clothing to children and youth in San Luis Obispo County. With the community’s aid, young people can be ready to go back to school this fall with confidence and self-esteem, and more prepared to succeed. United […]

Festival Mozaic Announces Lineup for 43rd Season

Known for bringing remarkable music to equally remarkable destinations, Festival Mozaic has announced its 2013 summer season, set for July 16-28. The music of Debussy, Bach, Beethoven and Brahms will meet that of new composers like Patrick Zimmerli and David Balakrishnan of the Turtle Island Quartet in such charismatic venues […]

High school seniors receive SLO Community Foundation leadership awards

The San Luis Obispo County Community Foundation presented this year’s recipients of the Richard J. Weyhrich Leadership Awards during a SLO County Board of Supervisors meeting in front of families, friends, school counselors and School District Superintendents. This year’s 12 recipients represent schools from every district in our County. They […]

ARTS Obispo names executive director

Jenna Hartzell has been named Executive Director of ARTS Obispo, previously known as the County Arts Council, effective June 1. Hartzell, a resident of Atascadero, has been program director for ARTS Obispo and a driving force behind the development of major ARTS Obispo programs since 2010. She successfully turned the […]

Cuesta College to graduate 682 students

Cuesta College will graduate 682 students at the 48th annual commencement ceremony on Friday, May 24. The Cuesta College 2013 graduating class, which includes students who have completed degree requirements in fall 2012, spring 2013 and summer 2013 semesters, earned a total of 839 degrees. Students from two international countries, […]

Idler’s Mom and Apple Pie winner

Last Saturday was a special day for one SLO County mom at the 29th Annual Idler’s Mom and Apple Pie Contest. Marie Atkins earned gold for the first time after entering her apple pie in the contest for nineteen years. Local celebrity judges voted her pie first place this weekend […]

Xanadu at Cuesta

Xanadu on stage at Cuesta College, Friday, April 26, 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at the main stage of the Cultural and Performing Arts Center on Cuesta’s SLO campus. Don’t miss this funny flash from the past at Cuesta’s Performing Arts Center. With music by Jeff Lynne and John Farrar, […]

Sign up now for Idler’s Mom & Apple Pie Contest

Moms, preheat your ovens and rev up your rolling pins. Idler’s Appliances is searching for the next award-winning apple pie during the 30th annual Mom & Apple Pie contest that begins in April and culminates at the SLO Home Show on May 4, 2013. Contestants can sign up at any […]