Representatives are Sought to Serve on Various City Committees

The City of Santa Maria is currently accepting applications for the Block Grants Advisory Committee, Board of Appeals, Landmark Committee and the Measure U2012 Citizens’ Oversight Committee.  Applications are being accepted until sufficient applications have been received and the vacancies may be filled.
BLOCK GRANTS ADVISORY COMMITTEE (one vacancy to fill an unexpired term ending in …

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People looking for employment, a better job, or to build work-related skills can find the resources they need by registering this spring for Allan Hancock College Community Education’s open access career lab at the Workforce Resource Center (WRC) located in Santa Maria.
The walk-in lab offers free professional instruction and guidance to help anyone over 18 …

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Muscle Wall to be placed on East Jones to Prevent Street Flooding

To protect the Hancock Park neighborhood from street flooding caused by rain over the next several days, today the City of Santa Maria Public Works Department is placing a temporary dam called a “muscle wall” on East Jones Street – closing off Farrell Drive and Marian Drive.
Muscle wall is a tough plastic barrier that can …

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NASCAR here I come!

The bell rings twice as I pull into the Santa Maria Jiffy Lube. Immediately I am greeted by the Courtesy Technician and whisked away into the plush waiting room. Behind me, a team of six is at the ready to service my car with the goal of completing my oil change in 10 minutes or less. Only this …

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A comedy for those in need of a laugh at PCPA – Pacific Conservatory Theatre

Undeniably one of the funniest comedies of the ages.
You Can’t Take It With You

Coming Soon to the Marian Theatre.
February 16 – March 5
Kaufman and Hart’s batty reflection on the madness of sanity in a mad world remains as insightful and delightful as when it first graced the stage.
” …endearing and endlessly witty comedy about …

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