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Seaside STEPS Students Against Dispensaries in Marina

Posted: Tuesday, June 18th, 2013
Letter to the Editor MARINA, CA -Kevin Saunders and other Marina residents are pressuring the mayor and City Council to lift the ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Marina. Sun Street Centers STEPS [...] read more

PARTS Coalition: Risks During Pregnancy

Posted: Friday, May 10th, 2013
Salinas PARTS Coalition was featured on Channel 67 Univision on May 9th to discuss risks of consuming toxic substances during pregnancy. Check out the video here: Riesgos Durante Embarazo [...] read more

Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw, May 2nd, 2013

Posted: Friday, April 5th, 2013
Join us for good food and fun at the Helping Hands Annual BBQ & Reverse Draw on Thursday, May 2nd, 2013! For more information or tickets please call Jerry Bunker at 320-5569 or [...] read more

STEPS Students speak to PARTS Coalition

Posted: Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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Salinas teens to take lead role at town hall meeting on youth drinking

Posted: Tuesday, April 10th, 2012
By CLAUDIA MELÉNDEZ SALINAS  Herald Staff Writer They are gearing up to talk about the alcohol and drugs around them in the world. Though their topic is serious, they release a few giggles [...] read more

Drug-Related Fatalities Top Deaths From Motor Vehicle Accidents

Posted: Tuesday, October 18th, 2011
Deaths caused by drugs have topped traffic-related deaths, an analysis by the Los Angeles Times concludes. The rise in drug-related deaths is due in large part to an increase in overdoses from prescription [...] read more

Without funding, a recovery program for homeless families could lose everything.

Posted: Thursday, June 9th, 2011
Rachel Hernandez had been sleeping on the streets of Greenfield for a year when she became pregnant with her fourth child and decided it was time to quit meth. After enrolling in an [...] read more

Social Host Ordinance unanimously approved by City Council

Posted: Wednesday, June 1st, 2011
The Salinas City Council approved a proposed fine increase to an underage drinking law in Salinas that would hit adults/parents who provide alcohol to minors. Sun Street Centers’ Safe Teens Empowerment Project (STEPS), [...] read more

Local Attorney Group Named Business of the Year

Posted: Friday, May 6th, 2011
Sun Street Centers announced their Business of the Year recipient for 2011. Ottone Leach Olsen & Ray LLP was acknowledged yesterday at their law offices in Salinas for over 15 years of personal [...] read more

Alcoholic Energy Drinks

Posted: Friday, November 12th, 2010
Article on Four Loko I want to bring your attention to an issue that recently was featured in the article “Concern over alcoholic energy drinks after incident at Washington College” in the Monterey [...] read more