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Central Valley Scuba Center Offers Class on Sign Language for Divers

Mar 28, 2016 ● By Ryan Frisch

Nancy Delich & Stephen Roberts teach people how to communicate underwater with their the sign language for divers course at the Central Valley Scuba Center.

Downtown Lompoc Unveils Unique Crosswalk

Mar 24, 2016 ● By Ryan Frisch

Lompoc now has the distinction of being the only place between LA and San Francisco to feature street art that uses crosswalks as canvases.

Web Extra: Central California Life Outtakes

Feb 25, 2016 ● By Kevin

The photos that didn't make our online web stories.

The psychology of gift giving

Feb 14, 2016 ● By Kevin

With the arrival of functional brain imaging, scientists have now seen that the act of giving a gift activates the reward center of our brains.

Fighting the flu comes naturally

Feb 13, 2016 ● By Kevin

Whether or not to get the flu vaccine is a sensitive subject. Passions tend to run high on both sides.

Exploring mining towns in Mariposa County

Feb 12, 2016 ● By Kevin

Mariposa, is the largest community in the county with a population of 2,200. Several deep mines worked underground veins during and after the gold rush years.

A Shoemaker’s Spirit

Feb 11, 2016 ● By Kevin

Arsen Sheklian continues father’s legacy of kindness, generosity and quality craftsmanship.

February Calendar of Events

Feb 10, 2016 ● By Kevin

From the winter 2016 issue.

Skip Essick the ‘Radio Artist’

Feb 08, 2016 ● By Kevin

Election Day in 1968 was Skip Essick’s first day of full-time employment on the air. It was also the first time he ever cussed on the air!

Little Leaf Expands Tea Room to Bar

Feb 07, 2016 ● By Kevin

Little Leaf Bar’s evolution from its parent tea room, also named Little Leaf and accessible through the always-open connecting door, was an organic development.