The San Miguel Advisory Council will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Community Building behind the Library in the park. The council is a liaison with the San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors and the Planning Department on matters that pertain to the community and surrounding area. Items on the current agenda include reports on Sagebrush Days, the prospective Farmers Market and the redesigned south Mission Street/101 interchange project. The public is welcome to attend and comment.
San Miguel Market and Deli has opened on the corner of 13th and Mission streets. Owner Pablo Roman says the store is still a work in progress. Fresh coffee and pastries are available in the mornings. Coming soon are fresh Mexican produce and fresh meats. Hours are Monday through Thursday from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. ; open until 11 p.m. on Friday. Saturday hours are 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Sunday from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Visit online at http://www.facebook/sanmiguelmarketanddeli.
Condolences to the Franklin family on the passing of Elaine Franklin Stubblefield in Chetopa, Kansas. Elaine was born to Wesley and Lydia Franklin and spent her early years in San Miguel. She graduated from Paso Robles High School and from nursing school. Following the death of her husband she spent the last few years living near her daughter. Her ashes will be buried in the Mennonite cemetery in Willow Creek.
For information on San Miguel events, history and opportunities to volunteer, visit http://www.discoversanmiguel.com.
Lynne Schmitz column is special to The Tribune. She is a longtime resident of San Miguel and her column appears here weekly. Reach her at Lynne_Schmitz@yahoo.com (with San Miguel News in the subject line) or at 805-467-3565.