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BRIEF: Local Rabobank official to lead bank's Community Leadership...
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Dec. 05--Steven Harding has been named chairman of Rabobank N.A.'s Community Leadership Group, a new unit that's responsible for developing and implementing new, top standards in community banking statewide.
Thursday Dec 5
New Times SLO
'Little Giants' stars visit A.G. screening
The San Luis Obispo International Film Festival continues its "SLO County on the Silver Screen" series on Saturday, Dec. 7 with a special screening of the 1994 family favorite Little Giants .
Thursday Dec 5
Local retailers' Thanksgiving weekend sales are a mixed bag
Despite rosy predictions about this year’s holiday shopping season, some small San Luis Obispo County businesses are reporting, at most, only minor sales gains after Thanksgiving weekend.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Cal Coast News
Salvation Army bell ringers banned from Arroyo Grande plaza
The Five Cities Center, a shopping plaza that includes Walmart and Albertsons, has banned fundraising in front of its stores.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Panera Bread in Arroyo Grande opens to public Friday
The Central Coast’s first drive-through Panera Bread will open Thursday with a special fundraiser event featuring the Arroyo Grande High School football team and franchise co-owner and former NFL player Keyshawn Johnson.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Government meetings in SLO County the week of 12/2
Grover Beach City Council. Meets 6:30 p.m. Today. 473-4567. Consider final approval of coastal development permit, and site and architectural plans for the Grover Beach Lodge and Conference Center at Highway 1 and West Grand Avenue.
Light Up A Life for loved ones
In a unique collaboration this holiday season, Hospice of San Luis Obispo County and Wilshire Hospice will combine efforts at four of nine sites presenting Light Up A Life memorial ceremonies.
Police looking for info on South County car vandal
Police are looking for information about the vandalization of more than 50 cars in Grover Beach and Arroyo Grande on Saturday night.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Arroyo Grande roads to be closed for parade
The concert begins at 3:30 p.m. at the Rotary Bandstand in Heritage Square Park, followed by the parade, which will start at 5 p.m. at Traffic Way and Branch Street and proceed up East Branch to Short streets.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Arroyo Grande man accused of pistol-whipping roommate is found dead
An Arroyo Grande man was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound Wednesday afternoon after police officers attempted to serve a search warrant at his home, the Arroyo Grande Police Department said in a media release.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Arroyo Grande's Whittle wins two matches to advance in tennis playoffs
Arroyo Grande High's Sophie Whittle won two matches Monday at the CIF state regional girls individual tennis playoffs and will move on to the round of 32 on Dec. 3 in Whittier Narrows in the San Gabriel Valley.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
JFK assassination: SLO County residents remember day of grief
Pat Ward saw President John F. Kennedy as he drove through Dallas just a short time before he was killed.
Fishing Report: Whale Rock fishing greatly improved
Fishing for trout at Whale Rock Reservoir was far from spectacular this year. That is, unless you compare the figures with yesteryear.
New Times SLO
A.G. therapist charged in bizarre bank robbery
Arthur Watkins, 55, is a licensed marriage and family therapist, former president of the Arroyo Grande Rotary Club, a father of two young children, and, as of Nov. 16, an alleged bank robber.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Tue Nov 19, 2013
People vs Watkins
District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced today that charges have been filed against Arthur Watkins, age 55, of Arroyo Grande, California, as a result of an incident at the East Main Street branch of Wells Fargo Bank in Santa Maria, on November 16, 2013.
Cal Coast News
Gather Wine Bar closes in Arroyo Grande
Gather Wine Bar, a popular location for wine sampling and music in the Village of Arroyo Grande, closed recently after the owners of the building chose not to extend the lease.
Locally produced miniseries brings Junipero Serra to life
Julio Mora stars as Spanish Franciscan friar Junipero Serra in the locally produced miniseries "Serra: Ever Forward, Never Back," premiering Nov. 20 on EWTN.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The Salinas Californian
Dungeness crab season opens
Commercial crab seasons kicks off today, but recreational crabbers like Boos were able to set their traps on Nov. 2. Last year, the local crab fishery - which extends from Santa Cruz to Morro Bay - netted 1.15 million pounds, a record haul.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Screening of 'Big Ass Spider' in Arroyo Grande to benefit Boys & Girls Club
The special screening is being sponsored by Western Exterminator Company , which plays a prominent role in the film.