From the Editor

From the Editor

SLO County isn’t immune to hate speech

This year’s presidential election has spawned an increase nationwide in racist language, hateful intimidation and harassment — accelerating efforts by groups and clergy to combat hate and prompting Pope Francis to warn against what he called a “virus of polarization” and hostility targeting people of different nationalities, races or beliefs. Here in San Luis Obispo County, we are not immune to racism, anti-Semitism and other forms of hatred.

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Divers clean up trash from the Harford Pier in Old Port

Central Coast Aquarium in Avila Beach hosts a "Dive Clean Up" for Harford Pier on Saturday, April 22, 2017, and recruit volunteer divers to help clean up trash and debris under and around the pier.
Divers clean up trash from the Harford Pier in Old Port 0:43

Divers clean up trash from the Harford Pier in Old Port

Marches for Science pop up across the U.S. and the world 0:47

Marches for Science pop up across the U.S. and the world

DIY: How to make Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino at home 3:33

DIY: How to make Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino at home

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