This is a personal site for my thoughts, dreams, opinions, public comment and more. I love being CEO and publisher of Access Publishing, the Paso Robles Daily News and San Luis Obispo County Visitors Guide. I enjoy contributing to our vibrant community every way I can.

River Oaks community plans 271 new homes

Several months back I had the opportunity to meet Dick Wilhoit, the developer of the River Oaks Community. He and his son Wes Wilhoit took a couple of hours to review their development and proposal for more homes on the north side of town. It was a well-thought-out plan that will make for a wonderful new …

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Where’s your beef come from?

Paso Robles rancher Coco Collelmo.

Do you know where your beef comes from? I do. I recently met rancher Coco Collelmo. She raises a small herd of grass-fed New Zealand Angus seven miles up Adelaide Road from our house in Paso Robles. Coco’s father started the business in 1959. In 2001, Coco met David Foss of New Zealand who brought …

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Micro-cell sites coming to Paso Robles

Micro-cell antennae are being planned in busy areas around Paso Robles to handle the increasing demands of cell service. Last week at the planning commission, we approved two small mirco-cell sites for Vina Robles. I’m looking forward to new proposals for sites around the Mid-State Fair, where demand is high, as fairgoers try to record …

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