Q&A with SLO’s new Council Member

Carlyn Christianson was declared the winner of the fifth San Luis Obispo City Council seat on June 18, following a special vote-by-mail election. She will be sworn in July 2. Christianson joins a council that will soon take up important issues such as updating the Land Use and Circulation Element […]

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 […]

Celebrate at the 1st Annual Hike-A-Thon After Party

As the final days of ECOSLO’s 1st Hike-A-Thon draw near, organizers want to remind the public that they can still sign up for the Hike-a-Thon or join in the After Party celebration on Saturday, June 29. During the month of June, over 50 hikers hit the trails to raise awareness […]

PRP Companies welcomes new account manager Morgan Dewar

PRP Companies, formerly Poor Richard’s Press, is pleased to announce the addition of a new account manager, Morgan Dewar, effective immediately. Dewar has joined the team to assist in the marketing and managing of client accounts. “We are always looking for the kind of talent that will bring new ideas […]

Cuesta partners with local business to provide job opportunities

“We are helping young people who are facing major challenges – the homeless, teen parents, high school dropouts,” says Cuesta College’s Youth Programs Supervisor Jennifer Kirn. “We are providing them with opportunities to make their way in the world.” For the past two years, Cuesta College has run the Youth […]

Sierra Vista earns an ‘A’ in patient safety

Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center was recognized with an ‘A’ Hospital Safety Score by the Leapfrog Group, an independent national nonprofit run by employers and other large purchasers of health benefits. This is the third consecutive survey period in which the hospital has obtained an ‘A’ rating. Sierra Vista also […]

SLO Youth Symphony travel to LA and Chicago

The San Luis Obispo Youth Symphony will soon embark on a tour to Los Angeles and Chicago, where the young musicians will learn, explore and perform.  This unique opportunity begins on Friday, June 21, with a drive to the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles. The SLO Youth Symphony […]

Hospice presents San Luis Obispo Concours

This weekend, Hospice of San Luis Obispo County will roll out the finest antique vehicles in the seventh annual San Luis Obispo Concours. The main event will be held at the Madonna Meadows and showcase classic vehicles, high performance sports cars, hot rods, vintage motorcycles and the legendary Corvette in […]

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden presents Saturday at the Garden

Why do the same plants suffer on one side of my yard, but flourish on the other? Why are the leaves turning yellow? How can I make a plant grow faster? For the answer to these and other mystifying plant growth questions, join us in the San Luis Obispo Botanical […]

San Luis Obispo Wine Country’s Summer Festival Weekend

Kick start your summer with the 23rd annual Roll Out the Barrels on June 20-23, 2013. Twenty-eight San Luis Obispo wineries will be participating in this four-day SLO Wine Country event. Throughout the long weekend participants will enjoy three signature events: Barrels in the Plaza, Winemaker Dinners, and the popular […]