Martin is new police sergeant
Police Cpl. Danny Martin has been promoted to sergeant in the Seaside Police Department, effective Feb. 2.
Martin, who has 15 years of experience with the department, has served as a police officer, field training officer, detective, corporal and acting sergeant. He will be assigned to the department's uniformed patrol division.
Highway 1 closures for Thursday, Friday
Alternating lane closures on Highway 1 just north of Salinas Road and south of the Santa Cruz County line will be in effect 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and Fridaywhile paving work is in progress.
Motorists can expect delays of up to 10 minutes.
For real-time statewide route information, see www.lcswebreports.dot.ca.gov/lcswebreports/
Online users can search for planned lane closures statewide, by region, county or route number, on specific dates, during certain times, and by type of closure.
For information, see http://quickmap.dot.ca.gov
Actor speaks about Robert Louis Stevenson
Actor and playwright Keith Decker will speak about "Robert Louis Stevenson in Monterey" at the Pacific Grove Performing Arts Center, 835 Forest Ave., at 1 p.m. Sunday. sponsored by the Heritage Society of Pacific Grove.
Tickets are $10 for non-members and $15 for non-member couples or families. Admission is free to Heritage Society members.
For information, call 372-2898.
Restorative Justice seeks volunteers
Restorative Justice Partners, Inc. will hold a three-session training for volunteers who want to join Restorative Justice Partners' mediator team.
Training will be held at the organization's office, 229B Reindollar Ave., 5:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 5, Feb. 12 and Feb. 19.
Fee is $30 with a one-year commitment as a mediator, $100 with no commitment. Reservations are required by Monday.
For information, call 384-4325, or email email@example.com.