Travel and tourism has become a standard part of our local economy. As it remains strong and vital...Read More
Tag: Central Coast
Posted by Nicholas Mattson | Feb 1, 2019 |
Here’s a few ways you can make it better! A few things coming up that really matter to me as an Atascadero resident. I’ve been a permanent resident of Atascadero for more than 40 years now, growing up here since 1978 and...Read More
A Few Good Men Carry On Tradition: Central Coast Leatherneck Honor Guard Provides Full Military Funeral Honors
Posted by Colony Magazine | Nov 1, 2018 |
Local veterans continue to serve their country and their fellow veterans by rendering Full Military Funeral Honors Ceremonies at veterans funeral.Read More
Posted by Tom Taylor | Jul 1, 2018 |
It seems to me that on the occasion of the inaugural issue of Nic and Hayley Mattson’s Colony Magazine that the meaning of the name ‘Atascadero’ should be explained and put it in its place historically.
The founder of the town of Atascadero was Edward Garner Lewis. Born and raised in cramped older cities of the eastern states, he had a vision to find a place ‘whose dwellers should have all the loveliness and healthfulness of the country with the conveniences and advantages of the city’.