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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…

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Knockout Jail Stay 5.29.2019

A San Luis Obispo building inspector who struck and knocked out a woman at a bar in Avila Beach says he wants to do time in a pay-to-stay jail in southern California. In a plea bargain, 39-year-old Christopher Olcutt plead guilty to misdemeanor battery with great bodily injury. You may remember the story. He slammed…

ATM Theft 5.29.2019

Atascadero police report the attempted theft of an ATM from a bank on El Camino Real. Police responded at 10:35 Monday night to Pacific Premier bank, located in the 7400 block of El Camino. Witnesses reported seeing construction equipment on the scene and suspects attempting to steal an ATM machine. When officers arrived, they discovered…

PRJUSD School Board 5.29.2019

The Paso Robles school board held a special meeting last night at the district office on Niblick road. The trustees celebrated three students headed to girls and boys state conventions in Sacramento. The five day program includes high school representatives from high schools all over California. Gabriela Clayton will attend girls state. Robert Snypes and…

Talk on the Block 5.29.2019

“Talk on the Block” begins tonight in Atascadero. It’s an opportunity for residents to tell the chamber of commerce how they feel about issues facing Atascadero. The first session is from 6-7 tonight at Atascadero United Methodist church on El Camino Real in south Atascadero. Tomorrow night at Community Church of Atascadero. Mayor Heather Moreno…