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Talk on the Block 5.31.2019

The Atascadero chamber of commerce hosted the second of four “Talks on the Block” at the Community church on Rosario avenue in north Atascadero. About 40 residents attended the hour-long discussion of issues facing the cities. Many asked questions of city officials, some just listened to the answers. The event is hosted by the Atascadero…

Weather 5.31.2019

Are you ready for a sunny weekend? Forecasters say we’ll see mostly sunny skies this weekend with highs in the mid to upper 70’s Saturday and Sunday. About a 20% chance of rain Saturday evening, otherwise mostly sunny skies for the next ten days. Next week, temperatures will reach 90. At the lakes, the reservoir…

Controlled Burn 5.30.2019

A controlled burn is planned tomorrow at Camp Roberts. Fire agencies from San Diego to Monterey will participate in the training exercise. The burn will reduce fire hazards on the army base. According to the air pollution control district. The agencies will practice “Wildland Firefighting Techniques to further their understanding and abilities in the case…

John’s Video Palace 5.30.2019

John’s Video Palace in Atascadero is not closing, it’s moving. Video tycoon John Taft says the Atascadero store is moving to a new location across from the post office. The man who stepped up and intervened to save John’s Video, is a long time customer. George Enriques is a property manager with WCJ Property Management…

Mother Goose on the Loose 5.30.2019

Mother Goose on the Loose is growing. The baby story time will now be twice every Thursday at the Paso Robles library 10:30 and 11:30. Mother Goose on the Loose uses interactive play, rhymes, songs, and musical instruments. It’s an early literacy program for infants up to 18 months. There’s also a toddler story time…

Fresno Grizzlies 5.30.2019

Sun-maid Raisins is dropping its sponsorship of the Fresno Grizzlies minor league baseball team. On Memorial Day, the Grizzlies ran a patriotic video on their scoreboard. It showed parts of former president Ronald Reagan’s first inaugural address. When he said, “As for our enemies, those who are potential adversaries” The video showed pictures of an…

Talk on the Block 5.30.2019

Talk on the Block last night at the Atascadero United Methodist Church. The Atascadero chamber of commerce hosting a series of four “Talks on the Block.” Mayor Heather Moreno was pleased with the first one, held last night in south Atascadero. There will be another Talk on the Block this evening at Community Church. That’s…

Fresno Grizzlies 5.29.2019

The Fresno Grizzlies apologize for a video shown during Monday night’s minor league baseball game which offended congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The video was called A Memorial Day Tribute – We Are Americans. It was created by someone outside the Grizzlies organization. It showed patriotic images behind excerpts from the first inaugural speech by president Ronald…

John’s Video Palace 5.29.2019

John’s Video Palace is closing its store in Atascadero. John’s Video Palace has operated since 1988 on El Camino Real. It will rent its last movie on June 19th. Owner John Taft says the store will close for a day, then reopen on June 21st to begin selling thousands of movies. That sale will continue…