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  1. College Baseball: Vanguard wins World Series openerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daily Pilot

    ... win would have clinched at least a share of third place for UCI (32-23, 14-9 in conference), after Cal Poly San Luis Obispo fell, 6-3, at UC Davis on Friday. UCI and Cal Poly are tied for third heading into the final regular-season game on Saturday. ...

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  2. Thornhill Companies Name Aubrey O' Quest Grower Relations LeaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wine Business Online

    Paso Robles, CA Greg O' Quest has been promoted to Vineyard Manager. His brother, Aubrey O' Quest, has also received a promotion within the Thornhill Companies.

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  3. Greg O' Quest Promoted to Vineyard Manager for Thornhill CompaniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Wine Business Online

    Paso Robles, CA Greg O' Quest has been named Vineyard Manager at French Camp Vineyard; one of California's most historic vineyard sites, located in the Paso Robles Highlands AVA. Formerly Viticulturist at French Camp Vineyard, O' Quest will step in to replace Greg Phelan, a long-time and widely-admired Thornhill Companies employee who will be joining his family business full-time.

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  4. Cal Poly gets $500,000 grant for technology park planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Pacific Business Times

    Students on the campus of California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo in San Luis Obispo, California, U.S., on Friday, September 20, 2013. Photographer: Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg Thanks to the award from the U.S. Economic Development Administration, university officials hope to turn the development into a master planned "Innovation Complex."

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  5. Solar Sail Spacecraft Begins Test Voyage in OrbitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Photonics Spectra

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., May 22, 2015 - A small box launched into space Wednesday will soon blossom into a 32-m2 spacecraft designed to sail on sunlight. The flight is a test of The Planetary Society's LightSail, which it said could change how satellites and even larger spacecraft move around the solar system.

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  6. Women in Timber hand out scholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Humboldt Beacon

    A Fortuna High School student is one of four seniors to be selected as scholarship recipients by the North Coast Chapter of California Women in Timber. Kayleen Kemp and the other high school seniors will each receive a $500 scholarship.

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  7. Tiny 'Cubesats' Gaining Bigger Role in SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Space.com

    NASA's Lunar Flashlight cubesat, which is scheduled to launch in 2018, will shine reflected sunlight into permanently shadowed moon craters to hunt for water ice. When Jordi Puig-Suari and Bob Twiggs began working on the first cubesat in 1999, their goal was a rather basic one - to develop a compact satellite that university students could build and use to conduct scientific experiments and test out new technologies.

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  8. Secret space plane, solar sail take offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WKBT

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas V lifted off Wednesday morning from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with sundry cargo, including the Air Force's X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle. The X-37B, a reusable spacecraft now on its fourth mission, is expected to reach low-Earth orbit after riding atop the Atlas rocket's second stage, called the Centaur.

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  9. Assistance League of Diablo Valley Awards $102,200 in ScholarshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Patch.com

    Assistance LeagueA of Diablo Valley President Veronica Gant , Scholarships Co-Chairmen Cindi Segale and Lesley Salo congratulate Scholarships 2014-15 recipients : Miguel Cortez Valdez, Justine Rawlings, Habib Placencia Adissi, Elena Sierra, Barune Thapa, Ryan Tsao, and Sophie Zhang. Row 2, : Estela Barrera, Alfred Machacon, Jenna Weathers, Kayla Lopez, Grace Williams, Alondra Cabrera, , Azeema Yahya, Selina Saliba, and Ashley Weston; Row 3, Jonathan Rasmusson, Monte Cabrera, Jasmine Lomax, Leaje Morris, Alejandro Pelayo, Aziim Alishlah, and Austin Rickli.

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  10. LightSail Update: All Systems NominalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | The Planetary Society

    ... afternoon . All systems continue to look healthy. There have been nine ground station passes over Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and Georgia Tech, with a total of 55 beacon packets downloaded thus far. These packets contain vital information on the health ...

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  11. Liftoff! LightSail Sails into Space aboard Atlas V RocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Planetary Society

    ... First possible contact occurs at 2:19 p.m. EDT (18:19 UTC) when the spacecraft is in range of its Cal Poly San Luis Obispo ground station. However, since LightSail will initially be bunched together with nine other chirping CubeSats, it may take ...

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  12. LightSail AloftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Centauri Dreams

    ... along the way images and data on spacecraft performance that will flow to the ground stations at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and Georgia Tech (LightSail was designed by San Luis Obispo firm Stellar Exploration, Inc.) Data return has already begun. ...

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  13. Phoenix Challenge College Competition Names 2015 WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Flexo

    On May 2, 53 students from nine different colleges across the U.S. made music to the ears of judges at the Eighth Annual Phoenix Challenge College Competition. Each team showcased problem solving skills and knowledge of graphic arts and flexography, presenting months long projects in professional business presentations to a host of seven judges.

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  14. Air Force X37B space shuttle begins fourth missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Examiner.com

    The first of two Air Force X-37B mini space shuttles is shown following landing at Vandenberg AFB concluding its 2010 first flight in space. An unmanned U.S. Air Force space plane lifted off from America's Space Coast on Wednesday a top a United Launch Alliance Atlas rocket beginning the programs fourth experimental flight.

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  15. Secret space plane launchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | CNN

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas V lifted off Wednesday morning from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with sundry cargo, including the Air Force's X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle . The X-37B, a reusable spacecraft now on its fourth mission, is expected to reach low-Earth orbit after riding atop the Atlas rocket's second stage, called the Centaur.

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  16. Air Force spaceplane set for (mostly) secret missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CBS News

    An unpiloted Air Force X-37B spaceplane , a mini shuttle making the program's fourth flight, is poised for launch Wednesday on a mostly classified mission featuring an unusual hitchhiker: a small publicly-funded satellite built to test the feasibility of using sails and the pressure of sunlight for propulsion. The winged X-37B, the LightSail satellite and several other small hitchhiker payloads are scheduled for launch atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station between 10:45 a.m. and 2:45 p.m. EDT.

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  17. Secret space plane, solar sail launch aboard Atlas VRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KSAT-TV San Antonio

    A United Launch Alliance Atlas V lifted off Wednesday morning from Florida's Cape Canaveral Air Force Station with sundry cargo, including the Air Force's X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle. The X-37B, a reusable spacecraft now on its fourth mission, is expected to reach low-Earth orbit after riding atop the Atlas rocket's second stage, called the Centaur.

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  18. AFSPC-5 will cary a materials experiment and CubeSats.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    The United Launch Alliance, Decatur-built Atlas V rocket is loaded with an Air Force Space Plane carrying a NASA-Marshall Space Flight Center materials experiment, as well as nearly a dozen CubeSats. The AF Space Plane looks like a miniature space shuttle.

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  19. College Roundup: OCC's Smythe third in 800Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Pilot

    ... streak to four games. It also dropped the Anteaters (31-21, 13-8) into a tie for third place with Cal Poly San Luis Obispo with three conference games remaining. Freshman second baseman Cole Kreuter was two for four with two runs batted in to pace ...

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  20. College Baseball: Bruins handle 'EatersRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Daily Pilot

    The discouraging trends continue for the UC Irvine baseball team, which will enter its final Big West Conference series on Thursday looking for a foothold. After a 13-3 nonconference drubbing by No.

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