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Remembering Chuck Ward: Community leader leaves legacy of dedication to veterans’ affairs

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
ATASCADERO -- Former Atascadero planning commissioner, veterans' advocate and pillar of the community Charles (Chuck) Lee Ward passed away Friday, March 3 at the age of 82.
"He was a great man and I know he meant a lot to this community," Ward's son Whitney said. "I've just been overwhelmed with how much support there is for my father."

Slider Day: Traffic Way Collaborators host latest downtown event

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
Approximately 200 hungry patrons meandered down Traffic Way Saturday, sampling bite-sized burgers from a handful of local eateries during the first-ever Slider Day on Traffic Way event, hosted by the Traffic Way Collaborators.
Slider Day marked the fifth event hosted by the Traffic Way Collaborators, a loose association of individuals at downtown businesses including Cartlon Hotel owner Deena Alexander,

Atascadero Hay and Feed cancels annual Chick Days

Posted: Friday, Mar 17th, 2017
ATASCADERO -- Atascadero Hay and Feed's highly anticipated annual Chick Days event, originally scheduled to kickoff later this month on March 25-26, has unfortunately been cancelled.
Due to recent unpredictable weather conditions, the local family owned and operated business, located at 6155 Via Ave., felt it is was in both the animal and business's best interests to postpone the event

Police use spike strip to end high speed pursuit

Posted: Wednesday, Mar 15th, 2017
An Atascadero Police Officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for traveling at an unsafe speed on El Camino Real at approximately 8:26 this morning, but the vehicle failed to yield and a pursuit ensued.
APD officers pursued the vehicle north on Highway 101 along with the officers from the California Highway Patrol. The CHP air operations unit also

Women’s Wall of Fame nominees recognized: 4 from North County honored at luncheon

Posted: Friday, Mar 10th, 2017
PASO ROBLES -- The fourth annual Women's Wall of Fame Luncheon, being held tomorrow, March 11, at the Madonna Inn in San Luis Obispo, will recognize the achievements of 15 different women from all across San Luis Obispo County -- including four in the North County area.
The nominees are women from all different walks of life who, through countless efforts and

Tiger returns to zoo; Sculpture restored to former glory

Posted: Friday, Mar 10th, 2017
After roughly two months of absence, local artist Susan Beatie's bronze tiger sculpture returned to the Charles Paddock Zoo, looking shiny and new after being restored by workers at Genesis Bronze in Paso Robles, the foundry where it was first cast more than 25 years ago.
Over the years, weather and time left the statue's patina damaged and worn away,

Companies volunteer to save house; will work to keep home from falling into creek

Posted: Friday, Mar 10th, 2017
ATASCADERO -- Thanks to the generosity of two local companies, Atascadero residents John and Erna Shaydak could soon be able to move back into their home, which is in danger of falling into Atascadero Creek.
Heavy rains over the past couple of months sent water roaring down Atascadero Creek, wearing away the banks near the Shaydaks' home on Ensenada

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