Mustang News, May 15, 2014: Bars to stay open mornings of commencement, Norovirus on campus

Mustang News anchor Lindsey Lewis covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

Bars will stay open mornings of graduation

Associated Students, Inc. leaders requested the bars stay open, according to the statement, “since students are adults and must take responsibility for their own behavior.”

City Council member comes out against VP Humphrey, Mayor Marx on pre-commencement drinking

Dan Carpenter said that he thinks it is “a bad idea” to recommend when businesses should and should not operate.

Three police visits led to shutdown of Rock ‘N’ Flow concert

After several noise complaints and three visits from the San Luis Police Department (SLOPD), officers pulled the plug on the Rock ‘N’ Flow concert in Santa Rosa Park on April 26.

SLO HotHouse seeks new location to expand

Cal Poly is seeking a new location downtown for its SLO HotHouse program, with an addition of residential space to house 40-80 upper-division students.

'We understand the sacrifice': Cal Poly VP and SLO mayor's pre-graduation request of downtown bars

“All too often, the commencement ceremonies are overshadowed and become unsafe due to the conduct of intoxicated students who have visited city bars prior to the ceremonies.”

Mustang News, May 1, 2014: Graduation bar crawl potentially in jeopardy, upcoming presidential address

Mustang News anchor Jenna Brown covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

Cal Poly aims to stop pre-commencement drinking

Bar crawling on the morning of graduation might not be a possibility this year, if Cal Poly and the City of San Luis Obispo have their way.

Mustang News, April 29, 2014: Chino's looking for new owners, The Shack announces closing

Mustang News anchor Olivia DeGennaro covers today’s top stories at Cal Poly.

City Council vets call for cooperation between Cal Poly and City Council

A petition signed by 28 past city council members arrived at City Hall on April 16 with the message: the San Luis Obispo City Council and Cal Poly need to collaborate more on the consideration of the future 1430-bed student residence hall.

San Luis Obispo to pursue rental housing inspection program

San Luis Obispo’s proposed rental inspection program will insure compliance with state and local housing, building, fire and zoning codes.