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Pismo Beach holds onto small-town feel despite years of changes
Henry Myers is the owner of the Kon Tiki Inn in Pismo Beach. He has lived in the area since the early 1960s.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Grover Beach police chief hangs up his spurs
In his corner office at the Grover Beach Police Department building, which is adorned with paintings of horses, a decorative set of steer horns and San Francisco Giants and 49ers memorabilia, Chief Jim Copsey deflected yet another opportunity to talk about his accomplishments.
RRM Design Group Names Five New Associates
The Associates Program at RRM is designed to develop the abilities, skills and talent of the key leaders of RRM and propel the company forward to achieve the greatest possible success for our employees, clients and the environment.
Pismo wise with tax
Kate Shurson wrote in her Aug. 14 letter that she didn’t like the 12-year sunset clause in Pismo’s half-cent sales tax.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Local government meetings for the week of August 18
Atascadero Planning Commission. Meets Tuesday. 461-5000. Request to remove the requirement to install a frontage road for the construction of a new single-family home at 7130 Serena Court.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
St. Anthony Parade to wind through downtown Pismo Beach Sunday
The annual St. Anthony Parade, celebrating the cultural contributions of the area's Portuguese community, will wind through downtown Pismo Beach from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sunday.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Jobs That Include Low-Range As a Perk - Professional 4-Wheeling
Readers always ask how they can get jobs like ours, where they would get paid to go 4-wheeling.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
August is a great time to observe ocean harvest off the Central Coast
Humpback whales breach during a seabird feeding frenzy off the coast south of Pismo Beach on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Bonfire rings at Olde Port Beach to be removed early this year
If you’re thinking of heading out to Avila for a bonfire at Olde Port Beach, don’t wait too long.
New festival celebrating sparkling wine planned in Pismo Beach
A new wine festival this fall on the Central Coast will focus on an often-overlooked type of wine: sparkling.
Cal Coast News
Family seeking $22 million for KSBY manager's death
The family of a KSBY sales manager who was struck and killed by a vehicle in Shell Beach is seeking $22 million in damages.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Getting all bubbly about Pismo Beach sipping Champage and wine spodie-odie
Pismo Beach is bubbling up this October with a sparkling wine festival, the nation's first actually that's dedicated solely to the genre of wines.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Buenos Aires Herald
Making waves, finding secrets
Remember that killer blonde in high school? Sure you do - every school had one. Tall, aloof, didn't give you a second look - or a first.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Meet the developer behind San Luis Obispo's most controversial project
The passion that drives local developer Gary Grossman and his love for the Central Coast is evident upon first encounter.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Proposed hotel near Pismo Beach Pier to be reviewed by City Council
The Inn at The Pier, a hotel proposed for a site across from the Pismo Beach Pier, is heading to the City Council .
Thu Aug 07, 2014
New Times SLO
Pismo's crowded field: Six candidates are vying for three city council seats in Pismo Beach
On one side, incumbent Mayor Shelly Higginbotham and council members Mary Ann Reiss and Kris Vardas tout a combined 36 years of City Council service and experience.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Templeton chef's crispy quail showcases summer flavors
Chef Ian McPhee is in his 20th year at his restaurant McPhee's Grill in Templeton, following 10 years at his eatery in Cambria.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Heart's Desire Soap company's success is more than skin deep
Joanne Vega came up with the idea to handcraft all-natural soaps after buying a book on the subject by an Italian interior designer who, as Vega put it, “wanted soaps as beautiful and authentic as the homes she was creating.” Curiosity about the process — as well as a husband allergic to scented soaps and her own battle with the skin ... (more)
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Dunne on Wine: Niven Family Wine Estates
Wines under the six brands of Niven Family Wine Estates can be tasted in and about San Luis Obispo's historic Independence Schoolhouse, built in 1909, just on the southeast outskirts of the city.
No bond for roads
A quick look at some of the worst roads in Grover Beach: Saratoga Avenue, Longbranch Avenue, North Fifth Street and South Seventh Street.