CoastHills Community Foundation Awards $90,000 to the Mission Hope Cancer Center

Marian Regional Medical Center, a Dignity Health member, which also includes Central Coast hospitals Arroyo Grande Community Hospital and French Hospital Medical Center, is pleased to announce that Marian Cancer Care and the Mission Hope Cancer Center are the recipients of a $90,000 donation from the CoastHills Community Foundation.  The funding will provide crucial support …

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Holiday community remembrance gathering honors the lives of lost loved ones
The holiday season can be an especially difficult time for those grieving the loss of a loved one.
Dignity Health Hospice invites members of Santa Maria, Lompoc and surrounding Central Coast communities to join in its annual Light Up a Life celebration where members of the …

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The Guadalupe branch library will be closed from Wednesday, November 27th through Sunday, December 1st for the tenting and fumigation of the building for termite mitigation.
The library will re-open for service at 12:30 p.m. on Monday, December 2nd per the usual schedule.
Due dates for Guadalupe library items will be adjusted so that no materials will …

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P.L.A.Y., Inc. Fundraiser at the Movies

Please join PLAY, Inc. for the Pre-Grand Opening of the new Edwards Stadium 14 and RPX Cinema (100 Town Center East, Santa Maria, CA) On Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 for a $2 movie, $2 popcorn, and $2 Soda.
Tickets are available at the theater on the Nov. 17.  The movies and show times are available by …

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The Latest Scoop on AEDs

[Note: Central Coast IndustrialCare has AED’s supplied by a colleague, John Fowler, of Cardiac Science. Check link on the Industrial Care page of their website for more info.]
By Greg Slusser

Automated external defibrillators (AEDs) have become a familiar sight in many workplaces across America, yet these life-saving devices are still not present in the majority of …

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