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A gas leak on the 800 block of Monterey Street in downtown San Luis Obispo led to business evacuations and a partial road closure Wednesday morning.
updated 8:56 am
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SLO Laureate School shuttered, no warning to parents.
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TRAVEL: A few more views of John Wiley's coastal cruise: Santa Cruz surfers to Cypress Point links.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 02, 2015 reads comments
An edhat subscriber stumbled upon a very rare plant sighting, especially in Santa Barbara. [pic] (07/02/15) 1967 26
TRAVEL: From this side of Davenport to Pigeon Point, John Wiley shares spectacular views of the secret coast North of Santa Cruz. [pics] (07/02/15) 877 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 01, 2015 reads comments
Astronomy: Edhat subscribers share [pics] of Venus and Jupiter in the Santa Barbara sky. (07/01/15) 1046 1
The city of Paso Robles is reminding residents that fireworks are illegal in the city. Anyone caught lighting or possessing even "safe and sane" fireworks in the City will be cited and fined. (07/01/15) 16 add
Two bills to improve oil spill clean-up and to prohibit new offshore oil drilling has passed out of the Senate Committee. (07/01/15) 430 1
Eileen M. Decker was sworn in on Monday in a private ceremony as the United States Attorney for the Central District of California. (07/01/15) 369 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 30, 2015 reads comments
UCSB geologist Jim Boles makes new discoveries about the Newport-Inglewood Fault Zone in the Los Angeles Basin. (06/30/15) 736 3
Mark shares [pics] of last night's blue skies. (06/30/15) 780 4
Edhat subscriber Michel shares some fun [pics] from the wharf. (06/30/15) 973 7
The CTC has allocated $561 million to 125 transportation projects that will help rebuild and maintain California's infrastructure. (06/30/15) 92 add
A vegetation fire was reported Sunday afternoon in the area of 2234 Flora St. in San Luis Obispo. (06/30/15) 17 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 29, 2015 reads comments
We're buying a home in Pismo to rent out and are looking for home insurance. Does anyone have recommendations for insurance companies or agents? (06/29/15) 105 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 28, 2015 reads comments
An 8 year old girl was killed Thursday night when an all-terrain vehicle driven by her father flipped over, causing fatal injuries. (06/28/15) 63 add
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Kratos, a gentle boy who wants to be your new hiking partner. (06/28/15) 834 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Maya, a silky feline looking to be adopted. (06/28/15) 744 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 27, 2015 reads comments
San Luis Obispo County Sherif's deputies have arrested the man who allegedly tried to kidnap a woman on an Avila Beach hiking trail earlier this week. The man was also reportedly seen masturbating in a nearby parking lot. (06/27/15) 53 add
In addition to awarding about $2 million to former MMA champ Chuck Liddell, a San Luis Obispo jury has awarded nearly $1 million to a pair of brothers, who too claimed Cuesta Title Company helped convicted developer Kelly Gearhart defraud them (06/27/15) 37 add
An edhat subscriber had a friendly visitor this morning. [pics] (06/27/15) 2369 18
Drivers should expect traffic delays and no parking zones on California Boulevard and Johnson Avenue in SLO while the city replaces water lines. (06/27/15) 23 add
A decision was made Tuesday night to close the Avila pier indefinitely. (06/27/15) 48 add
An 8-year-old girl was killed Thursday when the ATV her father was driving overturned at Heritage Ranch near Lake Nacimiento. (06/27/15) 39 add
El Capitan Beach is open again and Mark shares an aerial view of the coast. [pic] (06/27/15) 1112 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 26, 2015 reads comments
Update: Attempted kidnapping suspect has been arrested and charged. (06/26/15) 138 add
The owner of Robert's Restaurant and Wine Bar has been ordered to pay approximately $327,000 in restitution for a scheme in which he stole from a 99-year-old woman. (06/26/15) 49 add
SLO Airport Will Offer Additional Flights In September. (06/26/15) 40 add
Can an edhatter identify this strange flying bug? (06/26/15) 1652 19

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 25, 2015 reads comments
Update:Officers responded to a fatal collision involving a vehicle and pedestrian in the 600 block of Higuera (06/25/15) 275 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 24, 2015 reads comments
Where can we deposit styrofoam? We know it is not accepted in the blue Marborg recycling bins. (06/24/15) 2284 31
With a grant from NASA, a UCSB physicist will investigate the possibility of using directed energy propulsion for interstellar travel. (06/24/15) 704 2
An elderly couple survived the Park Hill Fire in their home just yards away. (06/24/15) 132 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 23, 2015 reads comments
A man attempted to kidnap a woman walking on the Avila Ridge Trail in Avila Beach. (06/23/15) 165 add
A subscriber saw a black and red beetle enjoying ginger blossoms for breakfast. [pics] (06/23/15) 1248 13
California has 72 Officially Designated Scenic Highways, but only one has been named the "Ultimate Highway Trip," by Sunset Magazine this June: Highway 1. (06/23/15) 132 add
An edhat subscriber shares a [pic] of a beautiful rose in the morning light. (06/23/15) 837 4
The Park Hill Fire is 50 percent contained at 1,800 acres. The fire is no longer spreading forward. (06/23/15) 62 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 22, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber stumbles upon a small butterfly that is common to our area. [pic] (06/22/15) 1298 7

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 21, 2015 reads comments
Fire Burns 1,000 Acres In San Luis Obispo County: Mandatory evacuations in place for homes along Parkhill Road and Las Pilitas Road (06/21/15) 100 1
EDBIT: Oil Spill: Several celebrities have been speaking out against the Refugio Oil Spill and demanding change.  (06/21/15) 1589 14
IN THE KITCHEN: Rosie shares a recipe for an asparagus goat cheese galette which is the perfect dish for your next brunch. (06/21/15) 1229 4
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Brindie, a gentle Greyhound mix who is looking for a loving home. (06/21/15) 1119 6
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Cuddles, who is happiest while sitting on a lap or bird-watching. (06/21/15) 923 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 20, 2015 reads comments
Following a five-week trial, a San Luis Obispo County jury is now deliberating as to whether Cuesta Title Company aided and abetted former North County developer Kelly Gearhart in defrauding mixed martial arts champion Chuck Liddell (06/20/15) 74 add
Parking rates are expected to rise in August if the San Luis Obispo City Council gives final approval in July to a proposed increase at all three city parking structures and some credit card meters downtown. (06/20/15) 54 add
During a heated meeting, the South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District board voted to approve a one time payment of $11,000 to the Oceano Community Services District and then declined to enter into a billing agreement. (06/20/15) 65 add
We want to see what summer fun you're having! Send in photos for today's Flash Friday. (06/20/15) 831 3
Work is underway to demolish Paso Robles' dilapidated and long-vacant interim city hall building on the southern outskirts of downtown. (06/20/15) 46 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 19, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber reports a vehicle rollover on northbound Highway 101, just north of Avila Beach Drive. Significant traffic delays in the area. (06/19/15) 179 add
The Atascadero Rotary club made a generous donation of $2,000 to support international Special Olympics athletes. [pic] (06/19/15) 189 add
Is there a better way to secure Marborg trash containers to prevent raccoons from getting into them? (06/19/15) 1348 26
Lawsuit Filed against Grover Beach for City Ordinance - Attorney Says City Ordinance Rules for Sex Offenders are Unconstitutional (06/19/15) 73 add
Cuesta College announced Wednesday it is closing its small 60,000 gallon pool to make emergency safety repairs to the pool lining. (06/19/15) 54 add
Can someone identify the name of this green looking spider? (06/19/15) 1628 8
A subscriber is looking for advice to get a construction crew to stop leaving nails in the road. (06/19/15) 1393 19

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 18, 2015 reads comments
As the drought persists along the Central Coast and other areas of the state, the County of San Luis Obispo continues to take steps to reduce its own use of water on public property. (06/18/15) 195 add
Due to construction work, the Main Jail Lobby of the Sheriff's Office will be closed June 29 through July 3. (06/18/15) 148 add
San Luis Obispo residents will face higher water and sewer bills starting July 1, with a second rate increase next summer. (06/18/15) 57 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 17, 2015 reads comments
Does anyone know why two mockingbirds suddenly began terrorizing a crow who lives near our house? (06/17/15) 1741 24
Any Edhatters know where I can buy a table lamp with base containing an outlet and ethernet port? (06/17/15) 1143 12
Lieutenant Bill Proll will carry the Flame of Hope for the Special Olympics World Games. (06/17/15) 309 add
The San Luis Obispo County Board of Supervisors approved a $562.1 million budget today. (06/17/15) 202 add
Caltrans continues work on the third phase of widening Hwy. 46 East from Almond Drive to McMillan Canyon Road (State Route 41) from a two-lane divided highway to a four lane expressway with two lanes in each direction.   (06/17/15) 185 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 16, 2015 reads comments
Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a 34-year-old man suspected of human trafficking in Santa Maria. [mug] (06/16/15) 3408 13
UCSB, UC Davis and PowWow Energy receive funding from the CEC to deploy an elegant method to measure groundwater use and to help growers deal with the state's water crisis. (06/16/15) 686 2
A pedestrian was killed in a hit and run at Highway 101 and the Tefft Street exit in Nipomo on Saturday night. (06/16/15) 102 add
Architecture freshman Keigen Langholff died Friday while driving home to Washington. (06/16/15) 142 add
An edhatter snapped a [pic] of a blue heron looking for breakfast at UCSB. (06/16/15) 1287 12
What differences do you see in these similar views from John Wiley of Refugio last year and this? [pics] (06/16/15) 1695 8
An edhat subscriber captured a [pic] of a pygmy nuthatch. (06/16/15) 1346 3
Can you spot the two barn owls in Larry See's [pic]? (06/16/15) 1865 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 15, 2015 reads comments
Can anyone identify what this object in the sky is? (06/15/15) 3075 36

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 14, 2015 reads comments
IN THE KITCHEN: Suzie shares her fun and interesting recipe for zucchini and melon carpaccio. (06/14/15) 985 3
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Central CA Region Chapter of the American Red Cross seeks to help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to natural and human-caused disasters. (06/14/15) 946 20
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Penny, an energetic Vizsla/Pit mix. (06/14/15) 1302 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 13, 2015 reads comments
Chad Lee Fowler was arrested for possession of a controlled substance for sale. [mug] (06/13/15) 282 add
John captured a [pic] of juvenile Black Crowned Night Herons at Los Baños Del Mar. [pic] (06/13/15) 1430 9
Detectives from the Paso Robles Police Department served a search warrant in the 4000 block of Blue Lupine Lane in Heritage Ranch Thursday morning. (06/13/15) 81 add
TRAVEL: Patti ventured down to Club Nokia in LA to see Alan Parsons. [pics] (06/13/15) 1233 5
San Luis Obispo County has joined the ranks of other popular destinations in California to add a tourism tax for overnight visitors. (06/13/15) 60 add
San Luis Obispo County's jobless rate was 4.3 percent in April, down from 5.1 percent in April 2014. (06/13/15) 64 add
More than $2.5 million has been raised for a new Homeless Services Center in San Luis Obispo. (06/13/15) 66 add
For the past several months, the Paso Robles Police Department has been receiving credit card fraud reports from police departments in other states. (06/13/15) 225 add
Caltrans will resurface a section of State Route 41 from the Hwy. 46 East/State Route 41 Interchange to the summit of Cottonwood Pass on June 16. (06/13/15) 215 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 12, 2015 reads comments
The SLO County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Wednesday to create an agency that will impose fees on lodging businesses. (06/12/15) 74 add
Concerns Over Avila Beach Campsite Continue To Grow. (06/12/15) 69 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 11, 2015 reads comments
Cal Poly has released a final report into the St. Fratty's celebration incident in March, in which at least nine people were hurt when the roof of a garage, located on 348 Hathaway Avenue in SLO, collapsed under the weight of dozens of people. (06/11/15) 74 add
A project to construct passing lanes in both directions on State Route 246 near Lompoc from Cebada Canyon Road to Hapgood Road will begin on Monday. (06/11/15) 748 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 10, 2015 reads comments
TRAVEL: The edhat bag makes an appearance at the fabled City Lights Bookstore in San Francisco. (06/10/15) 828 5
Where, other than a car dealership, can one buy and have installed windshield wipers? (06/10/15) 1511 26
Investigators have arrested four members of a violent assaultive home invasion robbery/burglary crew that committed multiple crimes in California and Nevada. [mug] (06/10/15) 3329 11
Elliott Kasadate was arrested for possession of child pornography. [mug] (06/10/15) 412 add
Showers are expected to continue through this evening with possible thunderstorms. (06/10/15) 1696 16
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of the beautiful June rain. (06/10/15) 1488 3
Beginning at around 3:00 this morning, San Luis Obispo Police Officers began responding to numerous vandalism calls. (06/10/15) 275 add
California Polytechnic State University received an $11.3 million dollar land donation this week, the largest in the school's 114-year history. (06/10/15) 65 add
A 31-year-old teacher who was ousted from Paso Robles High School last year pleaded guilty Monday to charges related to a sexual relationship he had last year with a 16-year-old student. (06/10/15) 77 add
A man convicted of robbing a Bank of America branch in San Luis Obispo in 2013 was sentenced to seven years in state prison on Monday. (06/10/15) 94 add
A resurfacing of State Route 166 East in New Cuyama from Cottonwood Canyon to the Cuyama River Bridge will begin on Thursday, June 11. (06/10/15) 539 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 09, 2015 reads comments
UCSB researchers use a common wireless signal to count the number of people in a designated space without relying on them to carry personal devices. (06/09/15) 1174 7
Updated aerials of the spill path cleanup and related traffic jam Sunday afternoon from John Wiley. [pics] (06/09/15) 1609 6
About 500 gallons of sewage flowed out of a blocked sewer main in San Luis Obispo Sunday afternoon. (06/09/15) 75 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 08, 2015 reads comments
How can my husband and I watch the NBA Finals if we don't have cable TV? (06/08/15) 1851 16
This morning, San Luis Obispo Police Officers responded to a burglar alarm at San Luis Print and Copy. (06/08/15) 252 add
For the first time in its 36 years, the city of Atascadero has hired a woman as a full-time firefighter. (06/08/15) 82 add
Jean shares a [pic] of a swallowtail enjoying a scented geranium plant. (06/08/15) 1141 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 07, 2015 reads comments
Do you think that America should follow France's lead and make supermarkets give their "waste" to people in need? (06/07/15) 1378 27
After attending a recent lecture at El Presidio, Rosie writes on Basque culture, history, and food . [pics] (06/07/15) 1234 5
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Ling-Ling, a playful Scottish Fold. (06/07/15) 1444 10

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