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30th annual fashion show benefiting Women’s Shelter planned for March 3, 4

The 30th annual Phyllis’ Musical Revue and Show on March 3-4 in San Luis Obispo will feature local politicians, business leaders, hometown talent and at least 120 volunteer models. They hope to raise $275,000 to benefit the Women’s Shelter Program of San Luis Obispo County, which provides emergency shelter, a 24-hour crisis line, counseling and legal help, among other services, to victims of domestic violence and child abuse.


Trump is bad for water and puppies

President Donald Trump has read a statement denouncing anti-Semitism, while the Department of Agriculture has taken down its list of violators of the Animal Welfare Act, including “puppy mill.” Congress has rolled back regulations on clean water, guns, gas and oil companies.

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Grandmother raises orphan and hopes for a break in lethal hit-and-run case

Izzabella Bulmer’s dad, Rick Bulmer, died in his Army barracks at Fort Benning, killed by a stranger who said he was mentally tormented by the smoking cessation drug Chantix. Her mom Beth Bulmer died on a rural Tulare County road, the victim of a still-unsolved hit-and-run. Now, the grandmother who’s raising Bella fights for benefits from the federal government while she hopes for a break in the case.