Academy Award-nominated actor Josh Brolin accepted the King Vidor Award for Excellence in Filmmaking at the Fremont Theatre in San Luis Obispo on Saturday, March 18, 2017. The award ceremony was part of the San Luis Obispo International Film Festival.
Take a look at the debris left behind after much of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur was demolished and plummeted to the canyon below on Saturday, March 18, 2017. The bridge cracked and shifted during recent rains, and officials declared the bridge "damaged beyond repair" in mid-February. This video was taken by Stan Russell of the Big Sur Chamber of Commerce.
Beat writer Jack Kerouac lived in San Luis Obispo during the spring of 1953. The "On the Road" author lived in the Colonial Hotel, which is now The Establishment, an 18-bedroom communal living residence on Santa Barbara Avenue.
Watch as crews bring down most of Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur on Saturday, March 18, 2017. The bridge cracked and shifted during recent winter storms and could not be repaired. This video was taken by Stan Russell, executive director of Big Sur Chamber of Commerce.
Arroyo Grande High School's baseball team retired Ryan Teixeira's No. 17 on Friday, March 17, 2017, before their game against Cabrillo High of Lompoc. Teixeira, a former Arroyo Grande High baseball standout, died March 4 after a second battle with cancer.
San Luis Obispo Fire Department Battalion Chief Matt Lipson talks about a water main break and sinkhole on Friday, March 17, 2017, that shut down Fredericks Street while city crews repaired the damage. Cal Poly students gathered to watch.
Plaintiff Charles Tenborg and his lawyer, James Wagstaffe, discuss their defamation case against Cal Coast News on Thursday, March 16, 2017. A jury found Cal Coast News libels a Tenborg, a former Arroyo Grande hazardous waste contractor, when they accused him of illegal activity in a 2012 article.
The Paso Robles Joint Unified School District Board of Trustees on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, held a two-and-a-half hour discussion before voting 6-1 to censure Trustee Chris Bausch, who has been accused of bullying and making intimidating comments to other board members.