Morro Bay, California, dive bar turned concert venue The Siren is bringing in big-name acts such as blues legend John Mayall, rapper Afroman and rock guitarist Dave Alvin of The Blasters. The nightclub also offers food, wine, beer and cocktails.
Marston's Bar in downtown San Luis Obispo, California, a longtime downtown establishment popular among college students and younger people, has changed hands and closed. The new establishment will be called The Mark, a cantina-style bar and restaurant.
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A new beer garden called The Backyard is coming to Paso Robles, California, to be located downtown next to Chubby Chandler's Pizza at 1304 Railroad St., at the corner of 13th Street. It may open by September 2018.
An Arizona lawmaker says majority Republican leaders in the House have agreed to support Gov. Doug Ducey's plan for a 20 percent teacher raise by 2020 that doesn't address other demands of striking educators.
For the first time in Puerto Rico's history, legislators have introduced a bill created by a federal control board overseeing the island's finances that aims to impose austerity measures the U.S. territory's government has rejected.
The Mark will soon take over the space occupied by Marston's Bar & Grill in downtown San Luis Obispo, California. Rhianna Crisp, the owner of the new restaurant and cantina, talks about the transformation.