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Bearcats bury St. Joseph in senior send-off

Posted: Thursday, Apr 17th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- In the final home swim meet for the Paso Robles senior class, the Bearcats rose to the occasion with a clean sweep of the visiting St. Joseph Knights.
Paso hosted St. Joe on Friday, April 11 at the Municipal Pool, winning the boys and girls varsity duals by very wide margins.
The Bearcats bested the Knights, 126-45,
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Iconic Paso building opens

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Hundreds of visitors swarmed the newly opened Derby Wine Estates tasting room and winery Thursday, getting a look at the former nuthouse -- almonds, not the other kind -- that is now pretty in pink.
City leaders recognized the work of Derby owners Ray and Pam Derby, whose dedication to rehabbing the Farmer's Alliance building at 525
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Vapes hit NC market

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
NORTH COUNTY -- They kind of sort of look like cigarettes sometimes, but they give off water vapor, not smoke, so why then are the vapes, also known as e-cigarettes, being banned in cities?
"Banning it, it's just a knee-jerk reaction by non-smokers," said Mike Kirkpatrick, owner of Stellar Vapes in Atascadero. "When people are worried about secondhand smoke getting
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Council to consider sewer rate changes

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Among other issues, Paso Robles city staff will ask the council to consider adjustments to the residential sewer rates for fiscal year 2014-2015.
Because of drought conditions, water usage has increased, though the wastewater plant has not seen an increase in water received, which leaves staff believing the extra water usage is going to landscaping.
-- The
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2 men arrested on drug charges

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Two men were arrested after officers serviced a search warrant Saturday morning, the Paso Robles Police Department reported.
At approximately 7 a.m. Saturday, April 12, the Paso Robles PD Special Enforcement Team served a narcotics-related search warrant at residence in the 1800 block of Serra Way in Paso Robles. During the search, approximately .5 grams heroin, numerous
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STEM is spreading its roots at Templeton High

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, the four words that stand for STEM, a national program aimed at preparing high school seniors to enter the workforce or college with an arsenal of information and experience to back them up in their field. At Templeton High School, the STEM program has been such a success plans are in the works
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Monster Skate Contest series ollies in Templeton

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- The annual Monster Skate Contest had a trick contest in Templeton Saturday, April 5. The Templeton event is just one of several held throughout San Luis Obispo County, where the participants accumulate points at each contest and award a Series Champion at the end.
According to Templeton Community Service District Recreation Supervisor Melissa Johnson,  "Monster" is the
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Pollworkers and Adopt-A-Poll groups needed for upcoming election

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
SAN LUIS OBISPO --The County Clerk-Recorder's office is looking for pollworkers and Adopt-a-Poll groups for the June 3 Primary Election. San Luis Obispo County employs approximately 1,000 precinct workers each election to work at the polls on Election Day. Pollworkers must be at least 18 years old, a U.S. citizen, and a registered voter in California or a lawful
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Heart to Heart Gives Back

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
Mark McConnell and Liz Lee Marziello, owners of Heart to Heart Real Estate presented a check for $5,400 to Keith and Sidney Newsome of Templeton on Saturday, April 10. Lillian Metteer of Paso Robles designated the Newsomes as the beneficiary through her association with Heart to Heart Real Estate. Heart to Heart Real Estate is based on the principle of
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Marshmallow madness takes over city library

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Peeps, those infamous Easter confections, are taking over the shelves at the Paso Robles Library as close to 40 entries have been received for the Peeps Diorama contest in honor of National Library Week, April 13-19.
Community members have been struck with marshmallow madness, creating dioramas of their favorite book using only marshmallow Peeps as the
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Motocrossers speak out for their sport

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- There's a clash between rural homeowners and motocrossers with noise at the center of the conflict -- homeowners spoke out last week; and this week it's the riders.
Though the riders admit there are some who don't respect their environment, most do, they say.
"Packing up the truck and heading to the riverbed? That, for my
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Full flight experience

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- Local aviation enthusiast Charlee Smith says he wants to give more people the experience of what it really feels like to fly.
"Just about every design that's on the market is built for the pilot," Smith said. "But they don't have hardly any consideration for the passenger. They just stick you in the back and you've got
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School board bans e-cigs

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- The Paso Robles school board voted unanimously, Tuesday, to add "e-cigarettes" and "spice" to the banned substances in the district tobacco-use policy.
All students and adults are banned from using the devices in district buildings, property or vehicles.
E-cigarettes, also known as vapes, are battery-operated devices that often look similar to tobacco cigarettes. It's up to the
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Paso Robles Friends of the Library to have giant book sale

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Books, DVDs, CDs, even old-fashioned VHS tapes will fill the Paso Robles City Council Chambers April 24-26, and every cent spent will go to support programs at the Paso Robles City Library.
Thousands of hardcover and paperback books, popular authors, in dozens of genres: romance, suspense, mystery, western, biography, history, other fiction and non-fiction, children's books, collector
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City seeks at least four Water Safety Instructors for summer

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Working poolside while providing a valuable service to the community is more than a dream job -- it's all in a day's work for a city of Paso Robles Water Safety Instructor. This summer, the city is slated to hire on several new instructors to help teach swim lessons at the Paso Robles Municipal Pool, located at
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Vineyard Dog Park calling for mural entries

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
TEMPLETON -- The Vineyard Dog Park Board of Directors is giving local kids a chance to paint on walls through the 5th annual student art contest. Local schools will be participating in this student challenge to wow the VDP board and have their chance to leave their mark on Templeton. Paula O'Farrell, founder of Parks 4 Pups and Vineyard Dog
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Asian citrus psyllid quarantine in San Luis Obispo County

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
SACRAMENTO -- A portion of southern San Luis Obispo County has been placed under quarantine for the Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) following the detection of one psyllid in the Arroyo Grande area. The quarantine zone measures 84 square miles, bordered on the north by Corbett Canyon Road; on the south by Oso Flaco Lake Road; on the east by Mehlscau
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Invite to crash PRYAF wedding

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- The Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation invites the entire community to crash their wedding this April 24, 25 and 26. The interactive show, "An Unforgettable Wedding," includes dinner, drinks, dancing with "the bride" and plenty of off-the-cuff shenanigans. Proceeds will go toward the Paso Robles Youth Arts Foundation, a local nonprofit which offers an array of free
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June concert to benefit Escuela Del Rio

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 15th, 2014
ATASCADERO -- Escuela Del Rio is a nonprofit that has been providing adults with special needs with an educational outlet since 1974. For the last nine years, EDR has organized a benefit concert to help keep the doors open for another year. This year's concert will coincide with the school's 40th anniversary.
Debbie Argano the executive director of Escuela Del
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Paso Robles Press welcomes new publisher

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 8th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- John Bartlett is the new publisher of Paso Robles Press.
"It is very exciting to be a part of this community paper," he said. "I feel very strongly that community papers have a very important role in local communities."
Bartlett, who began his newspaper career with the Register-Pajaronian in Watsonville 16 years ago, left the paper in
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Moose Lodge donates to first responders

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 8th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Tommy Moose will be on patrol thanks to the effort of the Loyal Order of the Moose in Paso Robles.
The national organization's mission is to support children, and providing the cuddly stuffed animal to local emergency personnel is just one outlet for doing this. On Friday night, the local Moose Lodge thanked local firefighters and police
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Biplanes storm Paso

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 8th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Grand old 1920s-style barnstormers are flying into Paso Robles this weekend, and the public is invited to witness the spectacle and hitch a ride.
Pilot Mike Carpentiero will be flying his 1930s New Standard D-25 biplane into the Paso Robles Airport at 4912 Wing Way in Paso Robles this Friday and staying through April 16. His company,
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Paso Robles golf course hits 20-year milestone

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 8th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Two decades have passed since Hunter Ranch Golf Course and Restaurant first opened its doors to the public, and the iconic Paso Robles establishment aims to spend the year celebrating the milestone with the community. Last month, the course began offering a slew of celebratory deals, including rolling golfing rates back to the course's 1994 grand-opening days.
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3 cited for selling alcohol to minors

Posted: Tuesday, Apr 8th, 2014
PASO ROBLES -- Three store clerks were cited for selling alcohol to minors, the result of a Minor Decoy Operation, the Paso Robles Police Department reported. The three businesses were the Pioneer Food Mart on Spring Street, the Woodland Chevron on Niblick Road and the AM/PM Golden Horizon Gasco, also on Niblick Road.
On Saturday, April 5, officers from the Paso
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