The San Luis Obispo City-County Library reopens Saturday, March 4, 2017, after closing for renovations in October. The library has significantly more space for children and teens, and the third floor is now open for public use. Chris Barnickel, SLO County libraries director, talks about what visitors can expect to see at the renovated facility.
Audrey Johns of Atascadero says she lost 150 pounds by giving up diet foods and cooking from scratch. Some of her clean eating recipes are featured in her new book "Lose Weight By Eating." Here, she talks about her "guilt-free comfort food" during a Facebook Live chat. The full clip and more information is available at http://www.loseweightbyeating.com/cookbook/
Construction on the first phase of the Oppenheimer Family Equine Center on Cal Poly’s campus in San Luis Obispo is nearing its targeted completion date of February 2018. Construction of a nearly 60,000-square-foot covered riding arena, foaling barn, stallion barn and an extension of the existing hay barn are well underway.
Senate President pro tem Kevin de Leon, a Los Angeles Democrat, said on December 14, 2017 that he is working to make changes in how sexual harassment complaints have been handled in the California Legislature.
Children and adults watch in delight as animals at the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero rip open gifts during the annual Holiday Magic event on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. Some animals got tasty treats, while others got new toys.
Activists with Direct Action Everywhere and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) protest in front of the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017. The group said they were protesting “the unnecessary and cruel confinement of animals in zoos." “There is no reason that a zoo in Atascadero should have a tiger," one activist said before the protest.
A baby bobcat was found by staff at the Gas and Shop on Lincoln Way in Auburn. Placer County Sheriff's Office responded and the animal was caught Thursday and taken to Gold Country Wildlife Rescue, where it died Friday morning, likely due to exposure to rodent poison.