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Editorial: Sneaky attack subverts property rights in SLO

By   /  Monday, October 11th, 2010  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Sneaky attack subverts property rights in SLO

In a spread that garnered national publicity in Parade Magazine on Oct. 3, San Luis Obispo was crowned “Happy Town, USA,” where, among other things, author Dan Buettner found it to be the No. 1 place in America for emotional health. But just a few days later, California’s Fair Political Practices Commission tore the cover Read More →

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Editorial: Team efforts like these will drive public education

By   /  Monday, October 4th, 2010  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: Team efforts like these will drive public education

Two high-profile events in late September underscore the fact that if California is going to successfully reinvent its public education system, innovative partnerships are key. First is the MacArthur Foundation “genius grant” to Amir Abo-Shaeer, a science teacher at Dos Pueblos High School in Goleta. This UC Santa Barbara engineering graduate left a job in Read More →

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Editorial: A race to watch

By   /  Monday, October 4th, 2010  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: A race to watch

While the surging Tea Party threatens a battle for the soul of the Republican Party, Democrats on the Central Coast face a nasty fight of their own. In what was once the safest of seats, termed-out Assemblyman Pedro Nava, D-Santa Barbara, seems unlikely to support his one-time protege, Das Williams. Williams, a Santa Barbara city Read More →

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Editorial: For SLO’s prosperity, vote no on Measure H

By   /  Monday, September 27th, 2010  /  Editorials, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Editorial: For SLO’s prosperity, vote no on Measure H

In recent years, a relative bright spot for the San Luis Obispo economy has been a spurt of development along Broad Street and Tank Farm Road in the area south of the city center. Although this area is quite a distance from the Cal Poly campus, it has become a bit of a hub for Read More →

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