As the world tests the waters of a new normal, employees in most sectors have joined essential workers and are back in the labor force.

Estero Bay News encourages people to support our community and shop local. Check upcoming issues for more people “On the Job.” Stop by area businesses and tell them we sent you.

Send your photos on the job with a brief description and who’s who to Editor@EsteroBayNews

Check businesses for hours of operation and social distancing practices, as things change rather rapidly.

Los Osos Library

Diana Hammerlund and Derek Hood are back keeping readers on top of their game at the Los Osos Library, 2075 Palisades Ave.
Because there is a limited number of people that the library can safely admit into its facilities, they ask that patrons place holds at slolibrary.org, call in requests, or browse online collections in advance for the materials they wish to take home

Squeaks, Chirps and Bubbles

Pet lovers have been able to purchase supplies at Squeaks, Chirps and Bubbles, 1010 Los Osos Valley Rd., throughout most of the statewide shutdown. Pictured are Katy Long, owner, Rico, an Indian ring neck, Cheyenne Garcia, employee, and a conure that is waiting for a name.