Low Income in California 7.03.2018

What is low income in California? Well, apparently, it depends where you’re living. In San Luis Obispo county, a family of four must earn $66 thousand dollars or less to be considered low income. In Marin county, that figure is $117,400. The US Department of Housing and Urban Development is calculating who is qualified for…

Paso Robles School Board 7.03.2018

The nomination period for Paso Robles mayor and city council is Monday, July 16th to August tenth. Mayor Steve Martin and councilmen John Hamon and Jim Reed up for re-election. The school board window is the same – July 16th to August ten. There is a fair amount of paperwork, so those who intend to…

Paso Pops 7.03.2018

Again this years, the Paderewski festival produces Paso Pops for the fourth of July. This year, it will be held at the Paso Robles Event Center. Gates open at four. Lots of activities until the concert begins at 8. There will be fireworks at 9:45. Go to the paso pops website for information and to…

Templeton 4th of July Parade 7.03.2018

One of the fourth of July traditions in the north county is the parade in downtown Templeton. Each year, supervisor John Peschong walks the parade route. Look for the supervisor on the parade route tomorrow. The Templeton fourth of July parade begins at 10:00 in downtown Templeton. Before the parade, the Tempelton fire department hosts…

Fireworks in Paso Robles 7.03.2018

Paso Robles Department of Emergency Services is urging residents to observe a safe, legal and fire-free holiday. Due to the high temperatures, predicted low humidity and the threat of fire, they say we must all do our part to be fire safe. Residents are advised that fireworks are illegal in the city of Paso Robles…

In Sports 7.02.2018

It was 24 years go today, one of the most remarkable play in professional sports occurred involving Jose Canseco. Texas rangers were playing the Cleveland Indians in the old Cleveland ballpark. A fly ball was hit deep to right field. As Canseco drifted back to catch it near the wall, he looked at the ball,…

Niner Pig Roast 7.02.2018

Although it’s early July, plans are underway for harvest events at north county wineries. Niner winery is hosting its harvest pig roast on September 22nd in the winery’s olive grove. The pig will be wrapped in Niner grape leaves, jack creek farm apples and mourvedre grapes, then buried early in the morning for 14 hours…

Mountain Lion Shot Dead 7.02.2018

A young mountain lion was destroyed in the Adelaida area west of Paso Robles. The young male is identified as SM-2. Scientists knew a lot about the mountain lion, because it was previously trapped and equipped with a radio collar. It killed several domestic animals in the Adelaide area in recent months. In April, it…