The San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office will hold a public forum on what to do in an active-shooter scenario will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the Veterans Memorial Building, 1000 Main St. in Cambria.
Participants in the annual Lighthouse Century Ride will travel north on Highway 1 from Morro Bay High School to the turnaround at the north end of the new Piedras Blancas highway section on Saturday, Sept. 22.
The Cambria Fire Department helped fight the Carr Fire in August in the Northern California town of Redding on a mutual aid assignment. Crew members admired the city’s spirit amid wildfire devastation.
The Caltrans project to replace the damaged Pfeiffer Canyon Bridge in Big Sur could be judged by the public as being the best transportation project in the nation this year. Vote online in the Socrata People’s Choice Award competition through Sept. 22.
The Cambria Historical Society’s annual Pie Tasting Contest has been added to a popular walking tour of the historic East Village and the traditional Harvest Festival are upcoming events to look out for, writes Culinary Corner columnist Consuelo Macedo.
At a time when our 24-hour news cycle broadcasts little joy, the enthusiasm of North Coast volunteers who came out for Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday cast a certain kind of light to blot out all the negative headlines of the day, writes Cambrian columnist Charmaine Coimbra.
There is still no cure for Alzheimer’s disease, but scientists are busily seeking one. And all of us can help by buying Alzheimer’s stamps at our Post Offices, writes Paso Robles, CA, columnist Phil Dirkx.
A former teacher from Citrus Heights, California, who now lives in San Luis Obispo wrote a book about her class writing letters to an 800-pound pig from Firebaugh in the 1970s. Now, she wants to reconnect with her former students.
Harmony, a former dairying hub, is about 6 miles south of Cambria, parallel to and barely east of Highway 1. The 2.5-acre town was defined in a 1997 article in the Los Angeles Times as being “not much bigger than a typical strip mall," but it has