Eye on the Coast


Diablo Canyon open house, event photos

An open house that provided attendees a chance to learn more about the Diablo Power Plant was hosted by Pacific Gas and Electric Company at its Energy Education Center in San Luis Obispo. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event... (Continue reading)

Science Night at Allan Hancock, event photos

Young and old, over 650 people were excited to see, touch, and hear fascinating scientific and engineering principles in action at Science Night at Hancock College on April 8. Dr. Robert Jorstad embraced the learn-by-doing paradigm by having his science... (Continue reading)

Sam Blakeslee’s legislative lunch, event photos

At a Legislative lunch sponsored by the San Luis Obispo Chamber of Commerce, state Sen. Sam Blakeslee, R-San Luis Obispo discussed the budget in a library conference room, while outside protesters spoke out against the harm budgets cuts could inflict... (Continue reading)

YMCA health conference at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center

Last week, the YMCA held a press confrence at Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center In San Luis Obispo to promote healthy habits for children and adults. As a community service organization, the San Luis Obispo County YMCA cares about your... (Continue reading)

Evy Cole Book signing and reading at SLO Down Pub

Evy Cole’s gone and done it. She’s published a whole book of poems called “From a Train Window.” On March 27, she signed books and read to a crowd at SLO Down Pub in Arroyo Grande. Find local events as... (Continue reading)

NightWriters Chimera Group at Linnaea’s

San Luis Obispo NightWriters, a countywide writers organization, met at Linnaea’s Cafe where some of its best writers read their works. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a high resolution print of... (Continue reading)

Avila Beach Sea Life Center scavenger hunt, event photos

Hunting for two new additions, clown fish Oz and Lula, entertained children of all ages at Sundays’ Avila Beach Sea Life Center fundraiser. Family friendly activities included a city wide scavenger hunt, shark petting and a jelly fish light show.... (Continue reading)

Tsunami 2011, event photos

In Shell Beach, the water receded dramatically on Friday morning revealing more coastline than seen at the lowest tide. When tsunami waves hit shallower coastal waters, wave height dramatically increases. Along the Central Coast, the topography of the ocean floor... (Continue reading)

World of Pinot Noir at the Cliffs, event photos

More than 50 pinot noir producers poured their wines at the World of Pinot Noir at the Cliff’s Resort in Pismo Beach. The World of Pinot Noir was a weekend celebration that culminated with inventive brunch selections paired with world-class... (Continue reading)

Big Brothers and Big Sisters Bowl for Kids, event photos

Gals stepped out in their favorite poodle skirts, bobby socks and saddle shoe while the guys donned leather jackets and wingtips to support Big Brothers and Big Sisters on March 5 and 6 at Cal Poly Mustang Lanes. Bowl for... (Continue reading)