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Driving cells out of cars

Both hands on the wheel! Two new state cell phone laws went into effect Monday prohibiting drivers from using a handheld wireless telephone.

Last year, 1,091 vehicle collisions statewide were associated with the use of handheld cell phones while driving, said Michael Duenas, San Luis Obispo’s California Highway Patrol public affairs coordinator.

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Concerts in the Plaza heats up

Thousands have gathered for the Concerts in the Plaza series, which kicked off its 13th season on June 13 when local band Still Time performed their “face-melting groove rock.”

Every Friday, local talent performs at San Luis Obispo’s Mission Plaza, where music, dancing, food and fun meet.