Paso Talks 9.20.2018

A packed house at La Bellasera Hotel and Suites last night for a discussion on tourism in Paso Robles. It was the 4th of six discussions hosted by the city to educate candidates and the public about issues facing the city. About seventy people attended the event at La Bellasera, including several city council candidates.…

Jaime Umphenour, host

Sound Off – Wed 9/19/2018

Jaime Umphenour is the host of “Sound-Off”, the longest running talk show on the Central Coast now in its sixth decade. She brings to the show an eclectic range of guests from Authors to Artists, business owners to politicians, and everyone in between. Tune in to Sound Off every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Scarecrow 9.19.2018

In Santa Barbara, police arrest a 19-year-old man who they believe robbed stores for nearly two years, often wearing a mask and black coveralls and wielding a baseball bat. In one surveillance photo, the robber looks like the DC Comics villain “Scarecrow”. In another robbery, he ran to the back of a store, grabbed the…

WOW Week 9.19.2018

The Week of Welcome is underway at Cal Poly for incoming students. Yesterday, hundreds attended a new program about diversity. Every member of the incoming class attended a course presented by the Cal Poly Vice-President for Diversity and Inclusion. Jamie Patton made a call for “Diversity of Thought and Diversity of Experiences.”. His talk was…

Steve Von Dohlen 9.19.2018

At last night’s Paso Robles city council meeting, the council honored Steve Von Dohlen for his work with Boy Scout Troop 60. Mayor Steve Martin giving Von Dohlen a proclamation. Von Dohlen is stepping down after eleven years as scoutmaster. Troop Sixty’s new scoutmaster is Eric Anderson. The council also introduced a proclamation honoring constitution…

Alex’s Barbecue 9.19.2018

A Shell Beach icon topples to the ground yesterday, despite efforts to preserve it. Alex Bar-B-Q building demolished after more than 80 years standing in Shell Beach. Compass Health is building a new restaurant at the site. They had an emergency permit to remove the tower from the building but instead, demolished the entire iconic…

Supervisors 9.19.2018

San Luis Obispo county supervisors vote unanimously to outsource medical and mental health services at the county jail. The county will hire a private company that specializes in healthcare for inmates. It means that 24 county employees could lose their jobs, but some staff members will be offered positions with the new contractor. The next…