Thursday, April 24, 2014     Volume: 28, Issue: 39
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Weekly Poll
Are you comfortable with prayer in public meetings?

Yes, atheists have too much control over what's allowed.
No, keep church and state separate.
Let anyone from any religion pray in public and that will make it fair.
I'm more uncomfortable with the fact that local politicians think they need divine assistance.

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A musical barn raising: SLO Tracks founder Vincent Bernardy handcrafts a stage for all ages

Everything was running on schedule when The Spaces Between stepped onto the flatbed truck-turned-stage at SLO Tracks in February. About 120 people flocked to the 100-year-old barn for the venue’s second show. Some of them lounged on couches and chairs while others perched on wooden benches repurposed from old feeding troughs. Outside, friends swapped smokes and stories around a small fire pit. Beyond that, acres of Edna Valley vineyards stretched on toward distant mountains. Arroyo Grande local Travis T. Warren of Blind Melon... [ Read Article ]