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Camp Fire Central Coast receives prestigious grant


Camp Fire Central Coast announced it was the recipient of the New York Life Foundation grant for local programs that benefit the youth in SLO and Santa Barbara counties. The grant will aid Camp Fire’s efforts in middle school programs, with more than $1 million allotted for a three-year investment. 

“New York Life Foundation’s investment will help our council expand middle school programming and improve data collection to better track youth success in Camp Fire programs,” Camp Fire Executive Director Kenneth Miles said in a statement. “Local programs for middle schoolers include Teens in Action and InterACTION.”

More information about Camp Fire Central Coast is available at and New York Life Foundation at

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What'd you make of the county's decision to close beaches for the Fourth of July weekend?

It was sensible since counties to the south closed their beaches.
I was OK with it. I set off fireworks at home instead.
It was ridiculous. The restrictions have to stop.
It didn't matter. I went to SLO County.

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