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There are several ambulances around the Fairview area, does anyone know why?
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The US Highway 101/Linden Casitas Interchanges Project in Carpinteria will result in a highway closure this week.
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It's the last day for eligible citizens to register to vote for the Isla Vista Recreation and Park District Special Election.
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Roger reports a gas leak in the 500 block of Bath Street.
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Roger has the scanner reports. "Summer is coming and so is a little more crime, so you gotta hang on to your stuff, especially when you're shopping."
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/24/17
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 24, 2017 reads comments
Two kayakers were rescued off Campus Point and treated for hypothermia on Sunday afternoon. (04/24/17) 1076 12
A dog passed away during a structure fire in Buellton early Sunday morning. (04/24/17) 693 4
Who can dispose of a dead marine mammal that washed up on private property? (04/24/17) 1560 25
Roger reports a subject may have fallen from an overpass on Highway 101 northbound at Bailard. (04/24/17) 1861 8
Roger reports a child was bitten by a seal at Leadbetter Beach. (04/24/17) 2619 33
Roger reports reckless motorcyclists on Highway 101 southbound approaching Turnpike toward La Cumbre, evading Police. (04/24/17) 1410 14
[Update]: Two earthquakes hit the Santa Barbara area on Sunday morning. (04/24/17) 14297 52
Subscribers send [pics] celebrating the earth in sunny Santa Barbara. (04/24/17) 1374 10
Chandra Mallampalli, Westmont professor of history, has been selected as the second recipient of the Fletcher Jones Foundation Endowed Chair in Social Science. (04/24/17) 215 add
Roger reports a structure fire at 4280 Calle Real. (04/24/17) 685 4
Santa Barbara City College has been selected to participate in the California Guided Pathways Project. (04/24/17) 333 add
Santa Barbara City College announces the selection of Dr. Monalisa Hasson to be the next Vice President of Human Resources. Dr. Hasson will begin July 1. (04/24/17) 1709 3
Margaret Marini Griffin (July 1, 1945- April 7, 2017) (04/24/17) 502 1
An 18,000 square foot office building was recently sold in Carpinteria for $6.5 million (04/24/17) 1009 4
La Casa de Maria Retreat and Conference Center has been awarded a $940,000 grant by the California State Wildlife Conservation Board. [pic] (04/24/17) 1062 16
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/23/17 (04/24/17) 252 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 23, 2017 reads comments
Anyone know where I can pickup a print copy of the NY Times? (04/23/17) 331 6
Roger reports a stabbing on State Street in front of Santa Barbara Brewing Company. (04/23/17) 3187 21
Alumni Kim and Jack Johnson collaborated with UCSB's Edible Campus Program to create a teaching farm to promote sustainability and feed students in need. (04/23/17) 1121 4
Roger gives a play-by-play of the March for Science protest happening on State Street. (04/23/17) 1539 54
A reader witnessed a car fire on the La Cumbre Overpass around 10:00 a.m. Saturday. [pics] (04/23/17) 1371 7
MUSIC: Jenny attended Phantogram's energetic and sultry performance at the Arlington this week.  (04/23/17) 474 1
Roger reports a potentially violent squatter is refusing to leave the premises in the 700 block of De La Vina. (04/23/17) 1468 13
Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network is experiencing a high volume of intakes of red-throated and Pacific loons, potentially due to domoic acid poisoning. [pics] (04/23/17) 933 5
Congressman Carbajal toured local affordable housing properties with the Housing Authority to bring information to his colleagues in Washington on the importance of funding affordable housing. [pics] (04/23/17) 741 20
Kevin spotted two surfers attempting to share the same board. [pic] (04/23/17) 2026 14
A reader captured [pics] of a local seabird overseeing a fisherman at the Harbor. (04/23/17) 918 6
Max shares an aerial [pic] of the Gaviota Coast. (04/23/17) 888 8
Channel Technologies Group of Goleta announced their three divisions were sold. Do edhatters know what will happen to the employees? (04/23/17) 898 3
Astronomy: Chuck catches a close flyby of 2014 JO25, a 4,270 foot asteriod that crossed Santa Barbara skies Wednesday night.  (04/23/17) 1366 13
Do edhatters know what the noise ordinance is in the Mission Canyon area? (04/23/17) 1052 14
Healthy People Healthy Trails is a local version of ParkRx, a day that romotes the growing movement of doctors prescribing outdoor activity in parks and nature to their patients to improve health. (04/23/17) 387 add
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Hospice of Santa Barbara, a volunteer organization, will support local care of first responders and caregivers through community education and outreach programs.  (04/23/17) 674 add
Santa Barbara Unified School District will be debuting it's new plant-based meat-free menu at the Earth Day Festival. [pic] (04/23/17) 1013 29
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Parker, a ball of energy that will steal your heart with kisses! (04/23/17) 690 3
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Spectre, a true gentlemen who loves resting his paw on your leg while enjoying scratches and pets (04/23/17) 563 2
The Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office commemorated National Crime Victims' Rights Week on Tuesday. (04/23/17) 184 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 22, 2017 reads comments
An edhat reader shares his [pics] of a sea lion sighting during his walk on Goleta beach. (04/22/17) 958 8
Is anyone experiencing more spider bites than normal? (04/22/17) 1025 15
EDBIT: Earth day has deep roots in our local history and is a celebration observed by countries all over the world. Read more on how you can celebrate locally. (04/22/17) 787 11
Congressman Salud Carbajal held a town hall at UC Santa Barbara Monday evening to address environmental concerns, education, and immigration. (04/22/17) 646 16
Do readers know anything about the search for a suspect on Brandon and San Como Way in Goleta? (04/22/17) 928 1
[Update]: A homicide suspect is arrested in Santa Maria following the death of 28 year old Elyse Marie Erwin [mug] (04/22/17) 2506 22
John writes a letter to the City of Santa asking officials to do something about the vagrant activity downtown. (04/22/17) 2338 79
Linden and Casitas Pass Update: Pile driving for center support over crossing is complete, the settlement period for Linden bridge embankment has begun, and grading for the new Carpinteria Creek bridge continues.  (04/22/17) 555 1
An edhat subscriber shares this psychedelic [pic] of balance at Haskell's Beach (04/22/17) 1943 20
Roger has the scanner reports. "People are good at many things. I have always been good at being a Screw-Up and that is fine by me." (04/22/17) 795 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 21, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a citizen following a burglary suspect on the 101 NB (04/21/17) 1211 14
Two juvenile suspects were arrested for robbing the Walmart at 1739 S. Victoria and attacking the manager, causing minor injuries. (04/21/17) 907 2
The Independent: Dangerously high levels of copper have been detected in the plumbing systems of three upscale condominium complexes in downtown Santa Barbara. (04/21/17) 3148 38
 Santa Barbara Sheriff's Special Enforcement Team was utilized to arrest potentially armed and dangerous wanted subject. [pics] (04/21/17) 1873 18
Roger reports sexual assault in the Cottage Hospital ER (04/21/17) 2822 3
A safety project constructing passing lanes on State Route 246 near Lompoc from Cebada Canyon Road to Hapgood Road (East) will continue on Monday, April 24 with paving occuring over the next two weeks.  (04/21/17) 197 add
Montecito Water District's Board of Directors convened on Tuesday to purchase groundwater storage, revise urban management plans, and implement infrastructure replacement plans. (04/21/17) 440 add
Local CHP officers help an elderly man return home and connect him to his wife in the hospital after he was found out of gas on the shoulder in Gaviota. [pics] (04/21/17) 1783 28
Roger reports a vegetation fire on Highway 101 southbound near the Patterson onramp. (04/21/17) 681 1
A new wine tasting area, retail space, and music venue is slated for the corner of Avenue of Flags and Highway 246 in Buellton. (04/21/17) 671 12
Roger reports a suspicious subject in front of Marshalls in the 900 block of State Street was telling people he has a gun. (04/21/17) 994 14
A subscriber reports the Historic Landmarks Commission denied the proposed conversion of residential units to permanent commercial space for use as a short term vacation rental. (04/21/17) 1283 19
Edhatters share [pics] of spring flowers, beaches, and lovely spider webs. (04/21/17) 831 4
A Santa Barbara fishing crew rescued two stranded kayakers off the coast of Goleta on Easter Sunday. (04/21/17) 2092 19
Roger reports a bicyclist down at the corner of Northridge and Foothill. (04/21/17) 560 1
Roger reports an injury due to a traffic accident at Chapala and Anapamu. (04/21/17) 538 3
Roger reports a structure fire in progress in the 6600 Block of Picasso in Isla Vista. (04/21/17) 670 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 20, 2017 reads comments
Does anyone know what's going on at the lower west side with a major police presence? (04/20/17) 2280 15
Roger reports a possible structure fire at 1801 De La Vina (04/20/17) 990 10
Does anyone know the readiness of the desal plant operation(04/20/17) 1601 31
[Update]: CHP released the identify of the Buellton woman who was pronounced dead after a traffic accident on Highway 101 near Gaviota Tuesday morning. (04/20/17) 5311 6
Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a head on collision on SR-154 at Windy Gap, near Painted Cave. (04/20/17) 2223 15
Roger reports assault with a knife brandishing in the 600 block of Anacapa. (04/20/17) 874 4
[Update]: The stolen seven-month-old puppy Riley has been returned to Santa Maria Animal Shelter. (04/20/17) 3855 49
A reader sent a photo of a mushroom impostor that turned out to be a carefully crafted tree stump. [pic] (04/20/17) 1746 5
James Patrick DeLarvin (November 11, 1970 - April 8, 2017) (04/20/17) 1057 2
The Santa Barbara Grand Jury concludes the use of body cameras provides greater transparency for the public and law enforcement. (04/20/17) 461 5
A Ventura motorcyclist is injured after collided with a van on Highway 101 northbound near SR-150 on Wednesday morning. (04/20/17) 1108 13
Venoco filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday and announced plans to decommission Platform Holly and the South Ellwood Oil Field. (04/20/17) 1939 53
Max shares another Airport landing [vid] with interesting ground fog. (04/20/17) 1011 5
Susan Ellis Delong (d. April 11, 2017) (04/20/17) 662 add
Lucy shares photos of her recently bloomed hybrid poppies. [pics] (04/20/17) 1453 10
Zipcar's car sharing service gives Santa Barbara residents and visitors on-demand access to a vehicle, encouraging a car-lite or car-free lifestyle (04/20/17) 1923 40
Edhat readers share [pics] of "hummingbird moths" and black skimmer sea birds. (04/20/17) 1311 12
Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider held a press conference on Monday, joining mayors across the nation, in support of the Federal Community Development Block Grant Program. (04/20/17) 699 10
An edhat reader witnessed a good deed as a FedEx delivery driver went above and beyond to help a local elderly woman. (04/20/17) 2397 21
Roger has the scanner reports.  Even if someone thinks the police could use a little exercise and they are only trying to help them out, it's not smart to run away. (04/20/17) 908 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 19, 2017 reads comments
An edhatter was concerned at Lake Los Carneros grasslands being mowed, what are the communites thoughts?  (04/19/17) 432 2
[Update]: Protestors gathered outside the Reagan Center in downtown Santa Barbara on Monday evening as Ryan Zinke, the U.S. Secretary of the Interior, gave a lecture. [pics] (04/19/17) 4175 68
An edhat reader wants to know why a scrub jay is stealing marbles from an outdoor game board. (04/19/17) 1719 19
[Update]: Santa Maria Police report the suspicious death of a woman is now ruled a suicide. (04/19/17) 3588 16
A pedestrian safety enforcement operation is planned for Wednesday with focused enforcement on collision causing factors involving motorists and pedestrians. (04/19/17) 656 2
Santa Barbara County Public Health Department provides an update on the Zika virus disease and steps you can take to protect yourself and your family. (04/19/17) 1142 10
The closure of the northbound lanes of Highway 101 at Casitas Pass Road scheduled for Thursday from 1 am to 4 am has been cancelled. (04/19/17) 378 add
Michael shares fantasic [pics] of Grass Mountain during Easter sunrise, and compares them to his photos from his last year.  (04/19/17) 2068 11
I'm trying to identify Santa Barbara's many beautiful trees along the streets and alleys. Do edhatters know how I can find out? (04/19/17) 1313 19

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 18, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on the 300 block of West Valerio involving a pedestrian. (04/18/17) 602 1
An edhat subscriber shares a sweet [video] of a gray whale at Leadbetter Beach (04/18/17) 2247 4
Dollar Tree will pay $2200 in settlement fees to the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office following a state wide civil case that found unlawful handling and storage of hazardous material. (04/18/17) 973 4
Two local dancers prevailed as this year's Fiesta Spirit and Junior Spirit after auditions on Saturday. (04/18/17) 1640 7
Can anyone identify this caterpillar found on the Westside? (04/18/17) 1434 8
Firefighters responded to a fire in an Orcutt greenhouse early Monday morning. (04/18/17) 540 1
A reader snaps a confusing [pic] of painted traffic arrows on Canon Perdido. (04/18/17) 2672 16
Edhatters share [pics] of Butterfly Beach, erosion, and heron babies. (04/18/17) 1586 5
[Update]: Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office is releasing the identity of the homicide victim discovered in Santa Maria on Sunday. (04/18/17) 2433 5
Roger reports a traffic accident with an injury on the Castillo underpass. (04/18/17) 715 3
Roger reports a traffic accident with an injury on Highway 101 northbound near the San Ysidro off ramp. (04/18/17) 659 1

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