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FREE 23 - 30 May 2019 Vol 25 Issue 20
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Andrew Firestone and Jess Parker’s StonePark Capital opens fourth hotel property, La Quinta Inn and Suites by Wyndham in San Luis Obispo, p. 6
Poppy Marché opens in Montecito Country Mart, carrying a curated collection of children’s international clothing brands and goods, p. 16
LOCAL CHEF ELIZABETH COLLING MAKES FORMER POP-UP SHOP PERMANENT, OPENING ALL-DAY EATERY FEATURING FRESH, FRENCH-INSPIRED DISHES (STORY ON PAGE 12)
Going for Gold
Seven-year-old Deacon T Buckley sets his sights on 2030 Winter Olympics after taking home gold at National USASA ski meet in Copper Mountain, Colorado, p. 30