4401 El Camino Real, Ste. G, Atascadero, CA 93422 • Ph: 805-466-2585 • Fax: 805-466-2714
E-EDITION LAST UPDATED:
Current E-Edition

News Sports Community Editorial Obits Photos Home 

Vineyard Annex given go-ahead

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 17th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- The Thursday, Sept. 11 Templeton Unified School District Board meeting was anything but typical. With the two major action items yielding a split vote, more people in attendance than board members and a marked difference of opinion between board members, culminating in a 3-2 vote that will allow the Vineyard Annex project to move forward.
...more

Art & Wine Tour brings locals, tourists to downtown shops

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 17th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- Atascadero Main Street continued their quarterly Art & Wine Tours Friday with a downtown event featuring numerous wineries, businesses and artistic talents.
A-Town Skate Park General Manager Kevin Campion used the occasion as a grand opening for his 805 Board Shop on Traffic Way, hosting Ancient Peaks Winery, furniture artist Ben Brown and country music duo Lee
...more

Campaign materials not allowed at GOP HQ; Fonzi says candidates must be endorsed

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 17th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- The Republican Party now has a new headquarters in the North County, but a pair of local republican political candidates are complaining that they've not been allowed to place campaign materials at the new office.
Atascadero City Council candidate Chuck Ward and mayoral candidate Charles Scovel, both registered Republicans, have said recently that they've tried to place
...more

NCC to host candlelight vigil for victims of addiciton

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 17th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- This Saturday, Sept. 20, the North County Connection will be hosting a candlelight vigil for those who have died as a result of addiction.
North County Connection representative Sue Warren spoke to the Atascadero City Council about the event at a meeting last week, saying that with the advent of President Obama's Affordable Care Act more drug
...more

Horsemen's Club celebrates 50th anniversary

Posted: Thursday, Sep 11th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- To commemorate its 50th anniversary -- a momentous occasion -- the Atascadero Horsemen's Club presented the Atascadero Library with a book fitted with a plaque Tuesday as a way for the club to preserve this moment in history with a book that will be on the shelves at the library for many years to come. Club president Kathy
...more

Tree City USA? Citizens upset over elm, oak removals

Posted: Thursday, Sep 11th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- Many in Atascadero have mourned the loss of a row of huge elm trees along Atascadero Mall, which were recently removed due to safety concerns, and now it looks like more tree removals could be in the city's future.
At its Aug. 19 meeting, the Atascadero Planning Commission approved the removal of a ‘heritage' oak tree located
...more

Campion updates council on skate park projects

Posted: Thursday, Sep 11th, 2014
A-Town Skate Park General Manager Kevin Campion gave a presentation before the Atascadero City Council Tuesday, updating the council on several recent activities at the park including the conclusion of a long-awaited project to insulate the park.
The insulation project began two years ago when Campion saw a need to protect skate park users from the harsh weather of
...more

Gatherings Thrift marks anniversary

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 10th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- Gatherings Thrift celebrated its one-year anniversary on Saturday with a mini-festival of collaboration with local businesses, organizations and causes that reflect its theme of sharing, community, and repurposing.
Gatherings Thrift owner Aleson Corella used the power of community to celebrate the business' one-year anniversary and organizations and businesses joined the fun.
Rolfe Nelson, and Signa Schmidt of Lighthouse
...more

Greybots finish in top 3 at San Jose competition

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 10th, 2014
ATASCADERO ­-- The Atascadero High School Greybots robotics team took home another trophy after competing in a robotics competition in San Jose over Labor Day weekend, the latest in a long line of accolades earned by the team.
The Greybots traveled to San Jose to compete in an invitational event hosted by the 2014 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition
...more

Templeton looks at future of Fire Department

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 10th, 2014
TEMPLTON -- Fire department sustainability and the need for a full-time fire chief were the hot topics of the night at the Sept. 2 Templeton Community Service District meeting. Interim chief Keith Aggson, presented the sustainability report to the board of directors. As an Atascadero Fire Captain he recommended that the board consider solidifying an agreement with the Atascadero Fire
...more

Atascadero couple gives butterflies a helping hand

Posted: Wednesday, Sep 10th, 2014
Atascadero residents George and Kathy Asdel have undertaken an interesting project to help the local population of Monarch Butterflies.
For the past two years the couple has been collecting caterpillars and keeping them protected until they finish their transformation process and emerge as Monarch Butterflies.
George Asdel says that populations of monarchs have been in decline in recent
...more

Scovell to challenge O'Malley for mayor spot

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- Local businessman Charles Scovell will be the lone candidate challenging Tom O'Malley for the position of mayor in the election this November, and he says he'd like to see some big changes in how the city is being run.
"Basically what made me decide to run for mayor was that no one else did," Scovell said. "No
...more

Ribbon cut on new Templeton classrooms

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- The I Wing is done and Templeton Middle School and Templeton Elementary School are now benefiting from this use of Measure H12 funds. The ribbon was officially cut on Thursday, Aug. 28 and every school board member, educator, administrator and parent in attendance was flabbergasted at the facelift these classes and the campus were given.
TMS student body
...more

Group has plan to prevent lake from drying up in the future

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
As the last drops evaporate from Atascadero Lake, a group of concerned citizens has come up with a plan to prevent the same thing from happening again in the future.
The Friends of Atascadero Lake formed more than a year ago and have been working since then to help bring the lake back to its former glory through a
...more

City, chamber host first Business Walk

Posted: Friday, Sep 5th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- More than a hundred volunteers gathered on the steps of the Rotunda Building Thursday morning to kick off the first-ever Atascadero Business Walk, an event aimed at gathered information and feedback from local business owners.
"We're very excited to get out and talk to our businesses and see how they're doing -- whether they have any concerns about
...more



Special Sections







Select Page:
Within:
Keyword:

Google

Entertainment







 

Copyright 2014 News Media Corporation

News    Classifieds    Shoppe    Search    ContactUs    TalkBack    Subscribe    Information    E-Edition    Business Portal