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Citizens turn out to cheer All-America delegates

Posted: Thursday, June 11th, 2015
In a touching and spirited send-off ceremony for Salinas’ All-America City delegation, several hundred citizens turned out early Thursday morning to cheer the team on. The breakfast get-together at Northridge Mall was both [...] read more

Salinas Walgreens works to get liquor license

Posted: Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
Salinas Prevention’s Sylvia Ramirez and Jorge Quiroz in the news. See video here: [...] read more

Four Cities For Peace ban synthetic drug sales

Posted: Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
Rudy Eugene, dubbed the “Miami Zombie,” was high on bath salts May 26, 2012, when he cannibalized a homeless man’s face, rendering him blind. Although 31-year-old Eugene was shot dead 18 minutes into [...] read more

A father heals by helping others at Sun Street Centers

Posted: Monday, March 23rd, 2015
Jerry Bunker, a Salinas father of a son who battles addiction, helps others who may succeed at Sun Street Centers as a way to heal hurts in his own family. Teresa Douglas After [...] read more

A Second Chance at Life – February 2015 Newsletter

Posted: Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
Check out our February 2015 issue of Sun Street Centers’ Quarterly Newsletter! Click the link below! A Second Chance at Life – February 2015 Newsletter [...] read more

Sun Street Centers Board Member, Jackie Cruz, keynote speaker at October 16th IMPOWER Luncheon

Posted: Thursday, October 16th, 2014
The Salinas Californian IMPOWER kicks off fall with sold-out luncheon Fall is here, which means a couple of things: We can all start fretting about holiday planning and shopping, and the final IMPOWER [...] read more

New mural unveiled, scholarship announced at Sun Street Centers in Salinas | Local News – Central Coast News KION/KCBA

Posted: Sunday, September 21st, 2014
A new mural was unveiled Friday at Sun Street Centers in Salinas to honor long-time board member and past president Anne C. Leach. See full story here:   [...] read more

Anne C. Leach Recognized with Scholarship, Mural

Posted: Wednesday, September 10th, 2014
Sun Street Centers has created the Anne C. Leach Scholarship Fund to help men without the financial ability to attend its residential drug and alcohol abuse treatment program. Fund raising for the scholarship [...] read more

Recovery Happens 2014

Posted: Monday, September 1st, 2014
Join us for Recovery Happens Month, September 2014! Sun Street Centers will promote and celebrate recovery through participation in multiple community events during the month of September, including attendance at a kick-off rally [...] read more

Parents, Advocates React to ABC Bust

Posted: Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Local News – Central Coast News KION/KCBA Prevention Coordinator, Jorge Quiroz, addresses the issue of selling alcohol to minors. Check out the video: [...] read more