You can create Learning Moments  right here in Santa Maria with a year-end Gift Of Discovery

 
Where do you go to play and learn in Santa Maria?
31,403 children and their families chose the Discovery Museum this year! And YOU made it possible.
Your contributions have helped make the Discovery Museum a place where families can depend on high quality exhibits and programs that create precious learning moments, right here in Santa Maria. And …

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Allan Hancock College Swears In New Police Chief Paul Growhowski

With numerous dignitaries, his wife and two of his four children in the audience, Paul Grohowski was officially sworn in as the new chief of police of the Allan Hancock Joint Community College District on Tuesday afternoon.
“I am honored to be the police chief of Allan Hancock College. This is one of the proudest moments …

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Trash and Recycling Collection and Street Sweeping Services for Christmas Holiday

 
The City of Santa Maria advises residents that trash and recycling collection, and street sweeping, will occur as usual the week of December 26th through December 30th. There will be no change to service days. Trash and recycling containers should be set out by 6:30 a.m.
The Santa Maria Regional Landfill will be closed on Sunday, …

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The Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department and the Recreation and Parks Commission are pleased to announce the winners of the 20th Annual Lights, Sights, and Holiday Nights Decorating Contest. This year, many new entries participated in this friendly competition.
The contest was a great success. Official judging was conducted by the Recreation and Parks Commission. …

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The Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department is pleased to invite active aging adults ages 50 and older to the end of the year “Noon Year” Party. The noontime celebration will take place on Saturday, December 31st at the Elwin Mussell Senior Center, located at 510 East Park Avenue.
Ring in the New Year and celebrate …

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