Lise Baastrup: Advocate

Thank heaven for modern technology, well, until there’s a glitch. We now have the Internet (yes, I know it’s hard to believe but I...

Antoniojuan “AJ” Randle-Garcia: Advocate

War. Unfortunately, it’s part of life. For Antoniojuan (AJ) Garcia, he fought in many wars, but continues to battle another. The seventy-four year old Arroyo Grande,...

Jimmy Coco: Advocate

There may be snowflakes on your windows, dear hearts, but summer is just around the corner! Slide easily into the warm season with tan...

Alex Lau: Advocate

$10,000?? Did I hear correctly? This man raised over $10,000 for the AIDS/LifeCycle! I’m parked for the weekend here in dreamy San Francisco, and I’m...

John Alex Houlton: Advocate

It’s that time once again to trek to bliss! That’s what I call the desert. I usually head to Palm Springs, but this time...

Jonathan & Derrick Allen-Young: Advocates

Someone once sang, Love is a many splendored thing. Well, it seems it applies to these two doves. Twenty-seven year old Jonathan Allen and twenty-five...

Alan Ramírez: Advocate

Happiness is like a butterfly: the more you chase it, the more it will elude you. —Henry David Thoreau Some cause happiness wherever they go; others...

Kit Williamson: Advocate

"Eastside, Westside, all around the town,” so goes the oldies tune, “Sidewalks of New York.” Well, I’m not in New York but on the...

Nathan Kelleher: Advocate

If you read my column regularly, you know how much I dig the desert! This Friday, I’m taking a three-day weekend and cruising down...

Dawn Averitt: Advocate

My dear precious poodles— Did you see the film Wild, with Reese Witherspoon, a few years back?! It’s a biopic about a young girl hiking...

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