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Land Conservancy of SLO Has Closed Escrow of Pismo Preserve

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The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County has officially closed escrow and taken ownership of the Pismo Preserve as of yesterday. In addition to raising an unprecedented $12.3 million in just over six months to purchase the property and make initial site improvements, The Land Conservancy has finalized all the paperwork and legal agreements required to permanently conserve the ... Read More »

Road Safety Tips

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We have a couple of road safety tips for you. Beginning today, a new bike safety law goes into effect. When you pass a cyclist, you’ll have to stay three feet from them or face a fine of anywhere from 35 to 200 dollars. Hit one and it may cost you a thousand dollars. And there’s a child seat check ... Read More »

Rainwater Catching Training Course

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There is a two day rainwater catching training course going on starting today at the Ludwig community Center in San Luis. Classes are from 8-5. Participants will learn about rainwater harvesting, system designs, how to install the systems, how to sanitize the water, guidelines, and much more. The course will focus on the central and southern coast because of the ... Read More »

Watch Out For Wildlife Week

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This is Watch out for Wildlife Week. Caltrans and the California Department of Fish and Game urge you to watch out for all kinds of wildlife while you are driving. Pay attention when driving during the morning and evening because wildlife are more active. An estimated 1.5 million animals are hit each year, and more than 200 people are killed ... Read More »

Domestic Violence Incident Results in Arrest

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Saturday at 2:18 p.m., Grover Beach Police Officers were dispatched to 1001 Pacific Blvd in Grover Beach for a report of a domestic violence incident occurring. Upon the officer’s arrival they determined that 36-year-old Nicolas J. Lopez of Grover Beach had already fled the scene on foot, but was responsible for choking and punching a woman multiple times causing injuries ... Read More »

ECOSLO Announces Coastal Cleanup Day

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  The Environmental Center of San Luis Obispo (ECOSLO) is proud to announce the 30th annual California Coastal Cleanup Day (CCD), on Saturday, September 20th, from 9 AM to Noon. The Cleanup is an international event, and the State’s largest single effort to remove the debris that has accumulated on our beaches and inland shorelines over the past year. Each ... Read More »

Hunger Walk Scheduled for September 20

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The Food Bank Coalition’s 6th annual Hunger Walk will take place Saturday, September 20th at our now single location in Morro Bay. Registration is now available through the Food Bank’s website, so sign-up and start gathering donations today! Join the fun, bring the family, form a team, all while helping people in your community who are in need. The Food ... Read More »

Brush Fire in Paso Robles

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  On Thursday, 6:07 PM, Paso Robles firefighters responded to a vegetation fire in the Salinas Riverbed near the 13th Street bridge. First arriving firefighters found a wind driven vegetation fire burning in the riverbed towards 13th Street. The fire was contained to one acre at approximately 7:20 PM after several spot fires in front of the fire were extinguished. ... Read More »

Safety Enhancement Zone in Effect on Sunday

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  The Safety Enhancement Zone will go into effect at 12:01 am on Sunday, September 14 and conclude on Monday, September 29 at 7:00 am. Adopted by the City Council in August 2013, this Safety Enhancement Zone Ordinance helps address the adverse behaviors that were becoming increasingly prevalent with the start of the Cal Poly fall quarter which created a ... Read More »

Sobriety and License Checkpoint on September 26

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  The Cal Poly University Police Department will conduct a sobriety and driver’s license checkpoint on Friday, September 26, 2014 on the Cal Poly campus. Traffic flowing through the checkpoint will be contacted by uniformed officers who will be checking for alcohol and/or drug-impaired drivers. Officers will also check to make sure all drivers have a valid driver’s license. The ... Read More »

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