Why partying could cost you double starting Sept. 14

An ordinance aimed at discouraging partying during the first weeks of school will double fines for certain violations from Sept. 14-29.

Paper or plastic might not be reused

An ordinance to ban plastic bags in grocery stores and retail stores larger than 10,000 square feet in San Luis Obispo County will be voted on at a public hearing today. If passed, all stores that fit inside the guidelines…

Smoke and mirrors: SLO smoking ban doesn’t apply to campus

Despite the May 2010 smoking ordinance in San Luis Obispo, smoking in public places continues to occur, especially on the Cal Poly campus.