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    Pet preference

    This is my response to Arthur Young ( letters, June 27 ), who appears to take exception to dog owners bringing their service animals into a restaurant. I have observed this practice many times, and almost without exception, the dogs are very wellbehaved and cause no problems with other diners. Even...

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    Santorum ‘science’

    I sincerely hope that now that Pope Francis is releasing an encyclical that states it is man’s moral obligation to do something about global warming, there will be a ring of truth in the ears of conservatives who have so obstinately denied its existence despite overwhelming evidence.

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    Plusses and minuses

    Plus: The Cal Poly students who realize that startups need to be coveted and encouraged to grow, e.g., SLO HotHouse.

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    Dismiss drone dreck

    Referring to the letter to the editor “ Annoying drones ” (June 21): How ridiculous is this? Blow up Diablo Canyon with a hobby aircraft? Why is there a need to screw up everything for hobby aircraft folks?

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    Why SLO County should embrace mental health facility in Templeton

    As a local provider of mental health services, Transitions-Mental Health Association supports the proposed behavioral health hospital in Templeton.

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    Balcony control

    After the recent tragedy in Berkeley and other similar instances around the country, it is long past time to either ban or pass sensible balcony control legislation. Six young people died tragically in the Berkeley balcony collapse.

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    An education

    As to Cal Poly President Jeffrey Armstrong grabbing a pencil and notepad and going out to lunch with Cuesta President Gil Stork ( Letters, June 20 ): Perhaps they should take along a ream of their respective college letterhead paper, too, and write letters of apology to the residents of San Luis...

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    Before you hang out

    I am visiting your town and read the article on hammocks with great interest (“ What does Cal Poly’s Hammock Club do? Hang around, mostly ,” June 17) — especially the part about hanging them from Big Sur’s oaks and redwoods.

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    Roundabout way

    In the recent copy of the Arroyo Grande Stagecoach Express, the city said it was making progress in addressing the “deficiencies” at the Brisco Road/Highway 101 interchange.

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    Not hate crimes

    We applaud holding politicians accountable for donation acceptance (“ Why did they accept hate money? ” June 24). Also, your stated desire to ask the pertinent questions to every candidate. Your editorial would have more validity if you did that.

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