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Dave Congalton

Dave Congalton is a radio talk show host.

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Newly Discovered: Internet Traffic School

BY DAVID CONGALTON As a confirmed agnostic, I’m not inclined to believe in a Higher Power, but, frankly, I don’t know how else to explain Internet Traffic School other than as proof of Divine Intervention. I mean, how cool is this? 75 minutes – 90, tops – on my computer and I’m done with Traffic […]... (Continue Reading)

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Dispatches: I left my heart

BY DAVID CONGALTON I write this from San Francisco, and you should be envious.  Most people I know hate LA, but no one says a discouraging word about the City by the Bay. San Francisco is truly one of the great cities of the world, right up there with Paris, New York, and Rio. Early […]... (Continue Reading)

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Facebook friends: Pastor Doug

BY DAVID CONGALTON (One in an occasional series where CCN readers meet some of my Facebook Friends) These have been a tough few weeks for Doug Carroll of San Luis Obispo. He’s battled progressive MS for a decade now and has cheated death more than once. But the MS seems determined to have the last […]... (Continue Reading)

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Dining Out: Meet me at Neeta’s

BY DAVID CONGALTON For most locals, Nipomo has long been a one-restaurant town. People chow down and drink, and drink some more, at the shrine known as Jocko’s. I’ve got no beef with the infamous steak house, but there are other restaurants along Tefft Street in Old Town Nipomo worth checking out. Top of the […]... (Continue Reading)

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