A tip of the glass to SLO’s favorite bar doorman

Famed McCarthy’s Irish Pub doorman Jerry Bender retires after 30 years

Bender, 75, is known by generations of SLO bar patrons as a surly suds-slinger with a heart of gold

About 100 longtime regulars turned out Sunday to tip their glasses to “the best doorman to walk this earth”

Christmas Market, light show grow at Cambria Pines Lodge

If you’ve been nice, maybe your parents will take you to the Cambria Christmas Market this year. But if you’ve been naughty, Mom and Dad might take you there, as well — to see Krampus, the “anti-Santa” figure from Alpine folklore who punishes children who’ve misbehaved.

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Visit "San Louie Obispo" in this clip from a 1949 Chevrolet travelogue series, "Roads to Romance." Atascadero's City Hall, Hearst Castle and Morro Rock are also featured in the short film.
Video courtesy of the Prelinger Archives

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