Students at Cal Poly are joining hands in the fight against sexual assault on campus. Last month, there were three rapes reported in nine days on the Cal Poly campus. Police are not charging two people suspected of committing the crimes due to a lack of evidence. Meanwhile, the university... more »
Social Security is one of the big national issues as congressional elections are held across the country.
It's no different on the Central Coast in the 23rd District congressional race between incumbent Democrat Lois Capps and Republican Tom Watson. Capps hosted a rally today in Santa Maria to talk... more »
Dozens rallied in San Luis Obispo today protesting billions of dollars in cuts to services they depend on.
Governor Schwarzenegger is proposing $6 billion in cuts to California's Health and Human Services. Seniors and the disabled are among those who will be impacted.
They marched from Mitchell Park... more »
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (AP) - A rally in support of the former transit police officer convicted of killing an unarmed man is under way in Walnut Creek, and the gathering has drawn just as many opponents. About three dozen supporters of Johannes Mehserle gathered outside the courthouse Monday afternoon. On... more »
Enough is enough. That is what local school employees have to say about cuts to education.
The San Luis Obispo County chapter of the California School Employees Association or CSEA and California Advocates United to Save Education are having a rally in Paso Robles Wednesday.
It will be... more »
California's budget woes are on the minds of people all across the state, including here at home.
On the eve of Governor Schwarzenegger's revised budget announcement, a dozen people rallied in San Luis Obispo outside of Assemblymember Sam Blakeslee's office.
They want to encourage him to support getting rid... more »
Google wants to bring super-speed to the superhighway for a few select cities, and some folks in San Luis Obispo want to be among the chosen few. They are campaigning to bring a Google Fiber Trial to town.
The fiber optic network would be around 100 times faster than... more »
Students at Hancock College will rally this afternoon, hoping to get the attention of lawmakers in Sacramento. They are angry about state budget cuts to education. Class sections have been reduced, part-time faculty laid off, and counselor hours and support services slashed. Allan Hancock College is facing more than $2... more »