Articles Tagged With ‘Community’

Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival, event photos

Madonnari, or street painters, transformed San Luis Obispo’s Mission Plaza. Artists used pastels on pavement to create hundreds of vibrant and colorful, large-scale images on Sept. 8 and 9. The annual festival benefits the Children’s Creative Project, a nonprofit arts... (Continue reading)

Sierra Vista doctor killed in bicycle accident

The bicyclist who died after being hit by a semi-truck Wednesday morning in San Luis Obispo was Dr. Damian Horstman. Candy Markwith, the CEO of Sierra Vista regional Medial Center, provided the following statement: “It is with great sadness that... (Continue reading)

Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival, event photos

American General Media Radio produced the grand foodie event of the year on the Central Coast, the Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival at Le Vigne Winery in Paso Robles on Aug. 25. A portion of the proceeds went to support... (Continue reading)

Broadway by the Sea, event photos

Music lovers celebrated summer with an outdoor concert featuring the voices of OperaSLO’s best singers performing the music of Broadway and more at the Chapman Estate by the Sea on Aug. 13. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If... (Continue reading)

Roundtable with Assemblyman Bill Monning, event photos

The Children’s Resource Network of the Central Coast participated in a roundtable event with Assemblyman Bill Monning. If you would like to buy a high resolution print of any of these photos, aside from those of the performers, contact photographer... (Continue reading)

Children’s Traveling Closet grand opening, event photos

The Central Coast Children’s Resource Network unveiled its new traveling children’s closet on Aug. 3 in San Luis Obispo. The non-profit visits homeless shelters, boys and girls clubs and schools to provide clothing to area children. Find local events as... (Continue reading)

The blues can be hazardous to health

Failing health and an early death await lonely seniors, a medical study asserts. (San Francisco Chronicle) Loneliness contributes to serious health problems, according to authors of the study, published in the University of California at San Francisco’s Archives of Internal... (Continue reading)

Wine, Waves and Beyond 2012 bikini fashion show, event photos

At the Wine, Waves and Beyond Friday night Ampsurf fundraiser, the models were gorgeous, the suits were skimpy and the crowd was ready to party. The action started when the first model set a high heeled foot on the runway... (Continue reading)

Cuesta Book of the Year returns in March

Community and the neighborhoods we call home is the theme of Cuesta College’s Book of the Year that brings author Peter Lovenheim to the college’s Cultural and Performing Arts Center on March 27. Organizers of this year’s event, which includes... (Continue reading)

Weekend spotlight: Make Merry at the Lighthouse

“Make Merry at the Lighthouse” is the theme for the third annual holiday celebration at the Point San Luis Lighthouse being held Saturday. Besides the dazzling trolley ride, spectacular decorated lighthouse buildings, and coastal vistas, this 1890 celebration includes musicians,... (Continue reading)