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Paso Robles School Board 6.26.2019

The Paso Robles School District Board of Trustees received an update on the school’s budget from Chief Business Officer Brad Pawlowski. Pawlowski prefaced his comments by saying that if the state legislature implements any changes to funding, he will bring those changes back to the board. He said after cutting $2.5 million dollars from the…

North County Weather 6.25.2019

Sunny and windy today with highs near 80. SW winds this afternoon 20-30 miles per hour. Tonight, clear with lows in the low 50’s. Tomorrow, sunny highs in the mid 80’s. SW afternoon winds 15-25 miles per hour. The extended forecast calls for sunny skies through the weekend, with highs into the upper 80’s.

Harriett Tubman Bill 6.25.2019

The Harriet Tubman $20 bill remains on hold. It will not be unveiled next year by the treasury department. Now, the internal watchdog in the department has agreed to look into why designs of the bill will not be unveiled next year. The treasury secretary announced that designs of the new $20 bill would be…

NAWBO 6.25.2019

The National Association of Women Business Owners. It’s an organization which local chapter president Mary Craves says has made a difference. NAWBO, as they call it, has a meeting coming up the first Friday in July with an effective speaker. Again the National Association of Women Business Owners meets next on July 5th at the…

Cal Poly 6.25.2019

Early today at Cape Canaveral, Space X launched a Falcon heavy rocket. On board, in its nose, a project by Cal Poly students and Aerospace engineers. They helped install small satellites into the spring loaded boxes on board that rocket. There was also a softball-size satellite built by Florida high school students. That rocket lifted…

Caltrans 6.25.2019

Caltrans is looking for input on how to manage highway one in Big Sur. They’re conducting outreach events today to get input on a sustainable transportation demand management plan. There will be a meeting today in San Luis and another in Cambria. The meeting in San Luis will be from 1:30 to 3:30 this afternoon…

Farmers Market 6.25.2019

Farmers Market in Paso Robles is moving to an earlier time today. It has been held from 3 to 6 in the afternoon in downtown next to the public library. Beginning today, Farmers Market will be from 9-11:30 in downtown, just of Spring street. So, you’re advised against parking your car on the 11th street…

Atascadero City Council 6.25.2019

(photo, Monterey Bay Community Power CEO Tom Habashi) The Atascadero city council meets tonight. At the outset of the meeting, the council will get a presentation on Community Choice energy by Monterey Bay Community Power. Then they’ll allow public comment. It’s likely some of the same people who spoke in Paso Robles before the city…

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Sound Off Monday 6.24.2019

Mary Cravets and Heather Moreno of the National Association of Women Business Owners, Central Coast Chapter. They have a meeting coming up Friday July 5th. Central Coast Chapter of National Association of Women Business Owners sets July 5th for Assertive People Win: Becoming A More Powerful Communicator he Central Coast California chapter of the National…