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TOP NEWS STORY: ID NO. 1 HID KNOWLEDGE, FACTS ABOUT AB 2686

SPECIAL REPORT: AB 2686 WAS A LONG TIME COMING

NEWS BRIEFS

SCHOOL BOARD FILES DENIAL
Complaint of former Principal Norm Clevenger

$56.3 MILLION AWARDED FOR NEW JAIL
Grant money from Assembly Bill 900

SOLVANG MAY BE LIT UP ALL YEAR 'ROUND
City Council meeting set

ROAD2RECOVERY TO STOP IN SOLVANG
A recovery and rehabilitation program for injured vets.

ORIGINAL OWNER ACQUIRES SY BURRITO

CAR SHOW BENEFIT FOR SCHOOLS

SYVUHS FACULTY ENDORSE THREE
Sandie Mullin, Bruce Porter and Mark Ream

YMCA BOMB THREAT
Facility closed for two days

CANDIDATES FOR SYVUHS BOARD OF EDUCATION

DISASTER TRAINING COURSES
American Red Cross

NEW AG FUTURES ALLIANCE INTODUCED

IT'S JUST MY OPINION
Is California dysfunctional?

CITIZEN PARTICIPATION

LOS ALAMOS COMMUNITY PLAN TO MOVE AHEAD
Los Alamos could more than double in size

BUSINESS BRIEFS

LAS TRES ROSAS RESTAURANTE MEXICANO
Rosalva Avila Soto is keeping her recipes to herself

CAP-AND-TRADE IS BAD BUSINESS

PUBLIC SQUARE
How we hold our government accountable

FROM THE EDITOR

LETTERS

NATIVE AMERICAN ART SHOW

A & E BRIEFS

HIGH SCHOOL SCENE
Unique classes at SYV High

SOLVANG JAZZ FESTIVAL

FREE DAYS IN LOS PADRES NATIONAL FOREST
Adventure pass not required for September 27 and 28

THE HEALTHY GEEZER

THE BOOKWORM
“Deconstructing Sammy” book review

GOLF & TRAVEL
Seven Canyons in Sedona

HOOFBEATS
SYV Equestrian Center finals in cow sorting series.

COASTAL CLEAN-UP DAY
Volunteers take action

EVENTS

CROSSWORD
The Wild Wild West

THIS WEEK'S RECIPE

HOUSE OF CARDS

FROM THE LEFT

FROM THE RIGHT

POLICE BLOTTER

LOCAL BUSINESS DIRECTORY

CLASSIFIEDS

FURRY FRIENDS

CROSSWORD SOLUTION

HOROSCOPES

Vol. 6 Issue 39

ON THE RANCH

One really has to wonder just how dumb our legislators think we are. I’m not just referring to our local lawmakers, but the national ones as well. ...

MANZANITA NURSERY

You could spend years traversing wilderness California to find some of the 5,800 native plant species that grace our natural landscape. Or you could take a short cut by visiting the Manzanita Nursery in Solvang to get a sense of the diversity of native plant life found in our...

DANISH DAYS

As the weekend drew to a close, I found myself paralyzed in an æbleskiver-saturated state of bliss, still shamelessly brushing powdered sugar off my clothes. My first Danish Days had been a successful one. The weekend not only marked the annual celebration, but also my second week of living...