• City of Santa Maria spokesman Mark van de Kamp photographs Serve Santa Maria volunteers removing graffiti from under the Highway 101 bridge over the Santa Maria River. An estimated 400 volunteers fanned out across the Santa Maria Valley on Saturday to participate in the 12th community-wide cleanup effort. (Janene Scully / Noozhawk photo)
A dark-haired man in glasses with a beard and a mustache smiles at the camera

William M. Macfadyen, Noozhawk Publisher

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