Central Coast winemakers create Firestone Walker’s anniversary ale

A late grape harvest in the Paso Robles wine country this year paved the way for a boisterous group of winemakers to help blend “XXII”—Firestone Walker’s latest barrel-aged anniversary ale. “Usually by late summer the stress of the impending harvest... (Continue reading)

SLO woman celebrates 100th birthday

Surrounded by her family and friends, Dolores Thomas celebrated her 100 birthday at Las Brisas Retirement Community on Saturday. The San Luis Obispo centenarian commemorated the day with a country western concert and a luncheon attended by more than 80... (Continue reading)

Can local dogs break a Guinness World Record?

Members of he San Luis Obispo County Golden Retrievers will attempt to break the ‘largest dog photo shoot’ following their annual Goldens in the Park event on July 14. In April, a group of film makers set the record at 108... (Continue reading)

ACLU’s annual civil rights event in SLO

The San Luis Obispo Chapter of the ACLU is hosting its bi-annual general meeting on March 31 (this Saturday) at the San Luis Obispo Library’s Community Room located at the corner of Palm and Osos Street, an event in which... (Continue reading)

5 spooky and fun fall recipes

On Halloween, do cupcakes taste better when they’re topped with candy corn? You better find out. Find the perfect Halloween recipes with a little help from Spencer’s Fresh Markets in Morro Bay and Santa Maria. Pumpkin Cream Sandwiches Ingredients: 3... (Continue reading)

6 fabulous summer recipes

So many fabulous dishes. Find the perfect season fruit and vegetable recipes with a little help from Spencer’s Fresh Markets in Morro Bay and Santa Maria. No-Bake Peach Yum Yum   Ingredients: 1 1/2 c. graham cracker crumbs 6 tablespoons... (Continue reading)

What should you do when stopped by law enforcement?

While we all rely on law enforcement to keep us safe and protect us, it is important to know your right during encounters with officers. Throughout the Central Coast and the nation, people have demonstrated against prejudice and police violence. ... (Continue reading)

6 tasty Easter brunch recipes

From ham to asparagus to lemon cheesecake, here’s what to cook on Easter Sunday. Find the perfect Easter brunch desserts and dishes with a little help from Spencer’s Fresh Markets in Morro Bay and Santa Maria. Cheddar-Chive Biscuits   Ingredients:... (Continue reading)

Music icons invade the Central Coast this winter

By COLIN JONES If you like rock, pop, folk, country, electronica or all of the above, our very own Central Coast is the place to be this winter, musically-speaking that is. A myriad of well-known plus up-and-coming artists and bands... (Continue reading)

6 great places to celebrate New Year’s Eve on the Central Coast

With New Year’s Eve fast approaching, it is time to finalize your plans for welcoming the New Year in style. On the Central Coast, there are so many fantastic places to celebrate the passing of one year and the arrival... (Continue reading)