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Cambria’s Tala Romero is a textbook volunteer

Caffeinated with a low-fat double latte, I was ready to chat with Tala Romero about her years of community volunteerism in local schools, church and community. As I furiously scribed notes about the CAPSLO center supervisor for Sequoia Preschool in Morro Bay — and longtime Cambrian — Romero’s volunteerism history about melted my note taking pen.

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North Coast Advisory Council backs permit for Cambria water plant

North Coast advisers tackled on April 19 topics as diverse as the first phase of hoped-for Main Street sidewalk renovations, the application for a permit that would allow Cambria’s services district to modify and operate at will its Sustainable Water Facility and another request to allow a vacation rental home within close proximity of another one.

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Authorities search Lake Cachuma for missing 5-year-old boy

Santa Barbara County sheriff’s personnel were searching Lake Cachuma in Santa Barbara County for a missing 5-year-old boy from San Marino in Southern California on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. The boy, Aramazd Andressian Jr., was last seen at Disneyland with his father, Aramazd Andressian Sr.

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5-year-old Lucas wants a splash pad in SLO, so he made a video to convince the mayor

After 5-year-old Lucas Reinhart read the book "Water in the Park," he wanted a splash pad to be built in San Luis Obispo. Mom Sarah suggested that he write a letter to Mayor Heidi Harmon, but Lucas had another idea: "How about a video, can we do a video?" And that video led to a meeting with the mayor.
Courtesy Sarah Reinhart
5-year-old Lucas wants a splash pad in SLO, so he made a video to convince the mayor 1:38

5-year-old Lucas wants a splash pad in SLO, so he made a video to convince the mayor

Kiteboarders catch waves and air at XBA Kitexpo in Pismo Beach 1:12

Kiteboarders catch waves and air at XBA Kitexpo in Pismo Beach

Divers clean up trash at Harford Pier in Avila Beach 0:43

Divers clean up trash at Harford Pier in Avila Beach

Jordan Hasay talks about the loss of her mother and success at Boston Marathon 2:30

Jordan Hasay talks about the loss of her mother and success at Boston Marathon