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    Changing kids’ lives

    The Friends of Prado Day Center would like to thank the congregations of the Christian Science Church and St. Benedict’s Episcopal Church.

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    Making water sense

    I was quite perplexed a few weeks ago while driving through my hometown in Nipomo. There stood a water services worker watching the fire hydrant blow huge amounts of water down the street. He had uncapped the hydrant. Testing, no doubt? Water shortages? I thought. Uhmm.

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    Doing their bidding

    Joe Hugh asks ( “Outrageous benefits ,” July 20) who in private industry retires with such good benefits as the CHP officer with whom he was conversing.

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    Why ‘Wumo’?

    I am not understanding why “Wumo” would be allowed on our comics page? I totally agree with Mr. James Johnson of Los Osos; can’t we do better? Whatever happened to the comic that appeared on the Opinion page with the duck? It was so honest and unbiased about its cartoon content...

  • LON ALLAN

    Why Atascadero is bad for business

    For the past five years I’ve gone to the Atascadero Patient Service Center in Hotel Park, which shares the parking lot with our new library. But last week I learned the clinic was closing, with a note on the door that those of us living here can get continued service by driving to Templeton...

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    Fomenting antipathy

    I’m going to agree with Roberta Fonzi ( Letters to the Editor, July 11 ) that the perpetrators of the heinous burning of a Palestinian boy should be referred to as Israelis rather than as Jews. I’m going to go a bit further and say we should also use the same reference when referring...

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    Lake geese doing OK

    Dear Residents of Atascadero,

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    Upgrade campuses

    This letter is in response to Bill Carley’s July 13 letter (“ Cuesta maintenance ”), in which he questions the validity of Cuesta College’s infrastructure repairs.

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    Just not natural

    Laguna Lake a natural lake? Hardly! Before man-sculpted, Laguna Lake was a dense, tule-covered marsh much like Warden Lake up in the Valley. It was dredged, the peninsula created, and Prefumo Creek diverted into it.

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    Green helps economy

    In Allen Litten’s letter published on July 15, “Overtaxed with taxes,” he blames environmentalists for stopping projects that could generate jobs and private-sector taxes. Individuals with the environment in mind have become an all-too-common scapegoat when it comes to discussions...

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