Atascadero Lights Up 11.30.2018

Tonight, Atascadero lights up for the holidays. The event runs from 5:30 until 8:30. They’ll light up the rotunda at 6:10. Terrie Banish says there will be some fun rides for kids available on the antique fire truck. Tommy Harris will also be on hand to give hayrides. That’s tonight in downtown Atascadero. Gets underway…

Christmas Light Parade 11.30.2018

The 57th annual Christmas light parade is tomorrow night in downtown Paso Robles. The floats start rolling through downtown around 6. You’re advised to get to the parade route early to get a good spot. Suzanne Anchin of Main Street says they’re still looking for volunteers. Call the Main Street office if you’d like to…

Respite From The Storm 11.30.2018

A respite from the storm today. Yesterday, the north county drenched with rain. Highway 41 west of Atascadero recorded 3.5 inches of rain in 36 hours ending. Rocky Butte above Cambria received 3.4 inches of rain. Santa Margarita, just over two and a half inches of rain. Just under two inches fell at the Paso…

Salvation Army 11.29.2018

The Salvation Army is looking for bell ringers. If you’d like to help, you may call them at (805) 238-9591. They’re office is located at 711 Paso Robles street. The Salvation Army has bell ringers volunteering throughout the north county this holiday season. Call them if you’d like to help out. The number again, (805)…

Pot Shops in San Luis 11.29.2018

The city of San Luis Obispo establishes rules for allowing new cannabis businesses in the city. Annual permit fees run between $65 and 95 thousand dollars, depending on the type of business. The most expensive will be a retail cannabis business. Application fees to start a new business will cost about $22,000. The council says…

Tiny House 11.29.2018

Tiny houses on wheels approved for the city of San Luis Obispo. Progressive mayor Heidi Harmon has been a strong proponent of tiny homes, saying that they could be a relatively inexpensive way to provide new housing in the community. How tiny is tiny? Well the homes are between 120 and 400 square feet. 120…

Light Up The Downtown 11.29.2018

Light up downtown Atascadero. The annual holiday celebration is tomorrow evening from 5:30 – 8:30 tomorrow night at the sunken garden. Gather in front of city hall for the lighting of the sunken gardens and historic city hall at 6:00. Santa arrives at 6:10. Tours of the rotunda from 6:30 – 8:00. Tomorrow night in…

Local Authors 11.29.2018

If this weather inspires you to curl up with a good book, or if you’re just looking at creative Christmas shopping, tomorrow at the Paso Robles library the first annual Local Author Showcase to be held for book lovers. That’s tomorrow from 6-8 Friday evening at the Paso Robles library conference room. The event is…