Wednesday, October 7, 2015     Volume: 16, Issue: 30

Weekly Poll
How are you preparing for a possible super El Niño?

I’m gathering sandbags right now.
I’ve stocked up emergency supplies, just in case.
There won’t be an El Niño.
I’ve got my surfboard ready.

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The following article was posted on November 5th, 2013, in the Santa Maria Sun - Volume 14, Issue 35 [ Submit a Story ]
The following articles were printed from Santa Maria Sun [] - Volume 14, Issue 35

Unintentional scare: Stop bee deaths

By Rick Tibben - Nipomo

I decorate extensively for Halloween. For the first time, I used Halloween spider web, the white “stretchy stuff.” I was horrified when I took it down and discovered several honeybees in the web.

Please do not use this product. We have few enough bees to pollinate our local crops.