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Grover Beach Police Department Removes Homeless Camps

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Grover Beach PD is removing people today from homeless camps in an estuary area off 4th Street.  An estimated 30 to 40 people live in that area.  Grover Beach PD say it’s a health concern having folks living there.  Since January, Grover Beach Police and State Park Rangers have been clearing out homeless encampments along 4th Street and Highway 1. …

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Cuesta College Job Fair Today

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Cuesta College’s annual Spring Job Fair is being held today.  Many local businesses will be attending to find their next employees.  All local job seekers are encouraged to come check it out.  It’s recommended that you bring your polished resume and dress for success.  The job fair starts at 11:00 a.m. and runs until 2:00 p.m.  The job fair will …

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Road Crews Working on Roads in Oceano

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Road crews have begun putting asphalt overlays on a number of roads in Oceano and in northern Nipomo this week as part of a countywide public Works project.  The Oceano roads include South Elm Street from Highway 1 to the Arroyo Grande city limits; Paso Robles Street from Highway 1 to South Elm Street; and 22nd Street from Highway 1 …

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Blake Shelton to Play Mid State Fair

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Blake Shelton is packin’ up his guitar and heading to the Central Coast!  The country music singer and star of NBC’s hit TV show “The Voice” is set to perform at the California Mid-State Fair this summer. Fair officials announced the concert yesterday morning. Shelton is scheduled to perform Saturday, July 23rd in the Chumash Grandstand Arena at the Paso …

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Gear Stolen From Templeton Fire and Emergency Services

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Templeton Fire and Emergency Services reportedly had some of their gear stolen over the weekend. Officials say fire crews had set out their equipment Saturday morning near Vineyard Elementary School getting ready for a training excersise, but were dispatched to a vechicle crash near the 101 and Vineyard Drive. When crews returned 45 minutes later, their equipment was gone.  The …

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Golfers Raise Money for Achievement House

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Golfers from around the Central Coast raised more than $11,000 this past weekend for the Achievement House, a local nonprofit supporting adults with physical and mental challenges.  The Achievement House’s 5th Annual Charity Golf Tournament was held at Laguna Lake Golf Course on Saturday. The 10-hole tourny awarded prizes to the teams with the best and worst scores. All of …

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Grover Beach Police Clearing Area of Homeless

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Today, police in Grover Beach will begin clearing homeless out of a natural habitat. The encampment is compromising the ecology of the estuary area. Grover Beach police and California State Parks will be clearing out the homeless encampment on the border of Pismo and Grover Beach. It’s just off 4th street and El Camino Real. Another homeless encampment in the …

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Earth Day SLO Was A Hit

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Earth Day SLO 2016 held yesterday at Rancho El Chorro Regional Park near Cuesta College. Mary Ueberasax opened the ceremony. Several thousand attended Earth Day yesterday at Rancho El Chorro Regional Park. Candidates, beer, wine, food, clothing and lots of goods and services related to the care and nourishment of Mother Earth. El Rancho Regional Park is located across Highway …

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Atascadero Robotics Team Return to World Championships

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The Greybots return to the world championship in robotics. The Greybots are a robotics team from Atascadero. They include 17 high school students, and two junior high students from Atascadero and San Luis Obispo. Several years ago, the Greybots teamed with another team from Palo Alto to win the world championship.

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Arrest Made in Connection With Arson Fire

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An arrest made in connection with an arson fire at a Santa Maria apartment last month. 19-year-old Daniel Abraham Reyna of Lake Forest allegedly started the fire. He was arrested in southern California. The fire occurred at Vizcaya apartments on the 500 block of West Sonya Lane in Santa Maria.  When firefighters arrived, several apartments were already engulfed in flames. …

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