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Chumash bill to annex land stalls, to be reintroduced

By   /  Monday, December 12th, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Real Estate, Tourism, Tri-County Economy, Wine & Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Chumash bill to annex land stalls, to be reintroduced

The federal legislation that would’ve expanded the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians’ reservation did not move through Congress, but the tribe plans to submit a similar bill in the next session. The tribe aims to build 143 houses for its tribal members on 1,390 acres in Santa Ynez known as Camp 4. Yet, Congress Read More →

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Foundation opens Santa Maria headquarters

By   /  Friday, December 2nd, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Nonprofits, South Coast  /  Comments Off on Foundation opens Santa Maria headquarters

The Santa Barbara Foundation took a big step in expanding its footprint in North Santa Barbara County on Nov. 30 with the opening of a regional headquarters in Santa Maria. The 2,600-square-foot facility at 2625 S. Miller St. will be staffed with full time community outreach members and an office manager. Foundation President Ron Gallo Read More →

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PG&E reaches settlement over Diablo Canyon closure

By   /  Monday, November 28th, 2016  /  Central Coast, Energy, Top Stories, Top Story  /  Comments Off on PG&E reaches settlement over Diablo Canyon closure

The Pacific Gas and Electric Company agreed to pay between $122.5 million to $147.5 million to seven San Luis Obispo County cities, the county and the school district to offset some of the negative impacts from the eventual closure of the Diablo Canyon Power Plant. PG&E announced plans in June to close its power plant Read More →

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SLO County supervisors OK workforce housing pilot program

By   /  Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Real Estate  /  Comments Off on SLO County supervisors OK workforce housing pilot program

The San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors approved a pilot program that aims to incentivize the development of more workforce housing. The program, which got a 3-2 nod at a Nov. 22 meeting, eases design guidelines and streamlines the review process. It reduces the requirement for developers to provide low-income housing or pay in-lieu Read More →

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Cambria Winery empowers women through grants

By   /  Friday, November 18th, 2016  /  Central Coast, Columns, Latest news, Wine & Viticulture  /  Comments Off on Cambria Winery empowers women through grants

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Central Coast entrepreneurs high on marijuana

By   /  Friday, November 18th, 2016  /  Agriculture, Central Coast, Top Stories, Top Story, Tourism, Tri-County Economy  /  Comments Off on Central Coast entrepreneurs high on marijuana

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Philanthropists honored in San Luis Obispo

By   /  Tuesday, November 15th, 2016  /  Central Coast, Latest news, Nonprofits  /  Comments Off on Philanthropists honored in San Luis Obispo

More than 150 community leaders turned out at the Madonna Inn on Nov. 15 as the 2nd annual San Luis Obispo County National Philanthropy Day Awards honored two of the region’s high tech pioneers. Bert and Candee Forbes, who founded and owned Ziatech until its sale to Intel in 1999, shared Philanthropist of the Year Read More →

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