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How one Cal Poly student’s charcuterie board business is aiming to bring people together in a new way

Agricultural business junior Isa Iturriria started her charcuterie board business, Boards by Isa, last year after receiving praise from friends and family for her designs. Her boards come in various sizes and can be ordered at any time. She makes them for all occasions, such as graduation and Valentine’s Day, and is also taking board […]

Posted inMulti-Media

The opening of San Luis Obispo Public Market brings dozens of new businesses and a sense of community

OxBow in Napa and Liberty Station in San Diego are two markets that are home to various vendors and promote community in their respective cities, and San Luis Obispo didn’t have anything similar – until now.  In early December, the San Luis Obispo Public Market had a soft opening for a few of their businesses […]

Posted inNews

San Luis Obispo County reports more COVID-19 deaths and cases, launches vaccine incentive program

The San Luis Obispo County Public Health reported two COVID-19 related deaths and 386 new COVID-19 cases over the past week. Eight residents were hospitalized due to the virus, including three in intensive care. Additionally, 18 cases of the highly-contagious Delta variant were identified in the county this past week. “The Delta variant is here […]

Posted inOpinion

Body image: what really weighs me down

Tessa Hughes is a journalism junior. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect Mustang News.  Summer is a mere few weeks away and with that comes warmer weather, longer days and, in SLO, endless beach trips and days spent relaxing in the sun. However, with that also comes the flood of media articles promoting how to achieve […]

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Boys of Cal Poly’s dating scene

I’ve been navigating the sketchy waters of dating apps for a little over two years now and would consider myself well-versed in the art of the swipe. Regardless of the various platforms, Tinder, Bumble and, yes, sometimes even Hinge, I have come across the same tried and true characters. These are the boys (I hesitate […]