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Paso Schools 10.10.2019

Updates and corrections on the Paso Robles school district. Yesterday, KPRL stated that the settlement paid to superintendent Chris Williams after he resigned, was $250 thousand dollars. Trustee Chris Arend says the amount was closer to $165 thousand dollars. Williams resigned after the election replaced several of his strongest supporters on the school board, including…

Styrofoam Ban 10.10.2019

San Luis Obispo county bans Styrofoam. Yesterday, the San Luis Obispo county Integrated Waste Management Authority finalized its polystyrene ban. The ordinance prohibits food and beverage providers in the county from providing, using or distributing Styrofoam containers. It will prohibit Styrofoam from being sold at certain events. It also removes exemptions for egg cartons and…

Halloween 10.09.2019

Atascadero is getting ready for Halloween. Zoo Boo is Saturday, October 26th at the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero. Just north of Paso Robles, the River K Pumpkin Patch is already open on North River road. There are pumpkins and a corn maze and they’re open now through Halloween. Which falls on a Thursday this…

Paso Market Walk 10.09.2019

If you’ve driven on Spring street around 18th or 19th street, you’ve seen the construction for the Paso Market Walk development. The project is expected to open in February. Meanwhile, they have added new businesses to the line up. Joe Bella Coffee, Third Degree, which is a new restaurant from the owner of Berry Hill…

Grandview Apartments 10.09.2019

This evening in Paso Robles, a meeting for more than 70 people evicted from the Grandview apartments at the southern entrance to Paso Robles. The residents have 60-90 days to move out. That’s in response to a court order that the Santa Barbara slumlords clean up the place. Stephanie Barclay is with the SLO Legal…

Paso Robles Anti-Vaping 10.09.2019

The Paso Robles school district has activated a new tip line as part of its anti-vaping campaign. The tip line is intended to allow anyone to provide a tip about risky behaviors on school campuses in the district. It is available on the district’s website. Tips may be submitted anonymously, and they don’t have to…

Paso Robles School District 10.09.2019

Last night, the Paso Robles school district trustees voted to hire Eide Bailly Accounting Firm to conduct a fraud investigation into the dealings of the previous school superintendent, his staff and his school board. The board voted 5-2, with trustees Stephanie Ulibarri and Joan Summers casting the dissenting votes. They argued that the district cannot…