Foxen Canyon Wine Trail Presents Christmas on the Trail

Foxen Canyon Wine Trail is hosting Christmas on the Trail on December 10th and 11th. Thirteen wineries along the historic Foxen Trail have banded together to revive this holiday event.
Guests will receive a passport with 20 squares printed on the back. Each square equals a 1oz pour that they can redeem at any of the …

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Hancock College to host Regional Counseling Summit October 27-28

Nearly 200 academic counselors, educators and youth advocates will find out how to better serve the community’s needs during a two-day summit co-organized by Allan Hancock College and the Santa Maria Joint Union High School District. The event, “Growing Roses in Concrete,” runs from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, October 27-28, at the …

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The City of Santa Maria’s annual street maintenance chip seal program will begin Monday, October 31st and continue through the end of November.  Approximately 115 street segments throughout the City will receive treatment during the $1,070,000 project.
The work will involve the removal of existing traffic striping, the placement of a chip seal with fog seal, …

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Chamber Congratulates Ambassador Of The Quarter Julie Colegrove

Julie Colegrove, who has been an Ambassador for the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce for many years now, was recently named Ambassador of the Quarter.
As a Chamber Ambassador, Colegrove attends many Chamber functions including mixers and ribbon cuttings. “My favorite activity is welcoming new and budding businesses into our community,” Colegrove said. “And of course, …

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People may not realize that when they spend their money here at home, the sales tax revenue contributes to keeping business alive by creating jobs, raising the tax base, supporting community services such as police, fire, recreation and parks along with other municipal services and even allowing support for many non-profit organizations. By simply, making …

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