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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 18, 2015 reads comments
Astronomy: The International Space Station will be making some nice visible passes over Santa Barbara during the next week. (04/18/15) 325 add
This morning, a Department of Social Services employee in Santa Maria opened an envelope containing a small amount of an unknown substance wrapped in foil. (04/18/15) 519 4
Subscriber Chuck Cagara shares a short [vid] of "Little Piggies" having lunch. (04/18/15) 352 1
Assemblymember Katcho Achadjian officially announced his bid for Congress on Friday. (04/18/15) 543 9
The Sheriff's Office has released the identity of the male individual whose skeletal remains were found at San Miguel Island on August 4, 2014. [pics] (04/18/15) 1902 5
It's time for another Flash Friday! Send us your best sunny day view and see what others are looking at. (04/18/15) 378 2
Ernie feels the people of Santa Barbara need to act on the city being overrun by illegal vacation rentals in neighborhoods. (04/18/15) 1943 43
Whats the best way to use laundry water/grey water to water plants? (04/18/15) 855 8
Peoples' Self-Help Housing held a lottery drawing Thursday 16 for applicants wishing to live in the all-new Casas de las Flores affordable housing complex in Carpinteria. [pic] (04/18/15) 678 2
Steve responds to the sea lion harassment call with [pics] of a separate mammal on Goleta Beach. (04/18/15) 1294 11
What do fellow edhatters think would be a good way of dealing with the aggressive panhandling that is taking place around our city? (04/18/15) 1282 39
The Sikorsky 64 "Skycrane" is a valuable workhorse when it comes to fighting fast-moving, wind- driven wildfires, reports KEYT. (04/18/15) 533 6
A subscriber reports the Santa Barbara Art Foundry has gone out of business. Any info about the current venue? (04/18/15) 804 7
The Independent: Local boaters accuse the Coast Guard's Anti-Terrorism Unit that's protecting the visiting cruise ships of going too far. (04/18/15) 1331 30
A Dos Pueblos High School student was arrested after sending threatening e-mails to a teacher and an administrator on Thursday. (04/18/15) 1977 24
An injury traffic accident involving a motorcyclist took place in the 1300 block of East Cabrillo. (04/18/15) 480 1
Roger reports a small spot fire in the 200 block of APS. Reports of smoke showing from under a residence. (04/18/15) 583 11
Roger has the scanner reports. Panhandlers holding up traffic by Home Depot. (04/18/15) 1273 16
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/18/15) 411 2
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/17/15 (04/18/15) 174 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 17, 2015 reads comments
Wearing bright orange vests, hundreds of volunteers were out in full force Thursday, spread out all over the Santa Maria Valley. [pic] (04/17/15) 762 1
This week is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week; it's a time to recognize the men and women who answer those important and sometimes life saving 911 phone calls. (04/17/15) 423 4
Cindy shares [pics] from her day at Hendry's Beach. (04/17/15) 1062 5
Emergency crews are responding to the 100 block of east Rice Ranch Road in Santa Maria for a fatal vehicle accident. (04/17/15) 788 4
There's an injury traffic accident in the 800 block Alvarado Place near the El Encanto. (04/17/15) 451 1
Roger reports some type of water rescue off Look Out park in Summerland. Does anyone know anything? (04/17/15) 697 8
Roger reports police activity in the 1100 block of E. Haley. SBPD is looking for suspect in grey shorts and a white baseball cap. (04/17/15) 673 11
UPDATE: After the possible spread of Hepatitis B and C a local doctor is now under legal restrictions in Oregon. (04/17/15) 2321 27
Roger reports some beach goers are harassing a sea lion on the east side of Goleta Beach. (04/17/15) 1372 18
Caltrans announced the release of its new 2015-2020 Strategic Management Plan. (04/17/15) 347 3
UCSB ranked No. 3 in Princeton Review's list of the Top 50 Green Colleges and No. 1 among public universities. (04/17/15) 637 12
Update by Urban Outfitters: product recalled. Hikers found a Flying Wish Paper kit and a lighter at the top of Montecito Peak, reports KEYT. (04/17/15) 4053 50
The SBC Public Safety Dispatch Center is celebrating National Public Safety Telecommunications week. (04/17/15) 298 4
The Goleta Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Friday, April 17th. (04/17/15) 499 3
UPDATED with photos: Roger reports an injury traffic accident involving a Police Officer on De La Vina at Mission. SBPD is on the scene, Fire and Medics are responding. (04/17/15) 2521 25
SBCC Administration approved a campus office to be used for local police to perform various duties when they're near campus. (04/17/15) 504 11
Faculty, students, staff and area residents gather at UCSB for group brainstorming and discussion of food security on and around campus. (04/17/15) 536 9
The Independent: Concerned about a potential monopoly, the Federal Trade Commission put the Sansum Clinic and Cottage Health System merger on notice. (04/17/15) 1234 26
The Vons Gas Station on Fairview will officially close on Sunday, April 19th. [pic] (04/17/15) 1904 23
Roger reports of a brush fire behind the 200 block of Leslie St. in Los Alamos. (04/17/15) 370 1
Archie Nicholas Piacentini (May 1, 1932 - April 12, 2015) (04/17/15) 475 3
Patti shares [pics] of Steely Dan at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Wednesday evening. (04/17/15) 1286 11
What benefits are included for being a civilian volunteer member of the Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office? (04/17/15) 840 9
William takes some more [pics] of the egrets and cormorant nests. (04/17/15) 708 6
Does anyone know a tile installer who is expert at repairing and installing underwater tiles? (04/17/15) 730 10
Rafael Cisneros Sr. (August 9, 1964 - April 9, 2015) (04/17/15) 781 add
Santa Barbara County Parks will plant 4,000 pounds of Rainbow Trout this Friday, April 17 at Cachuma Lake. [pics] (04/17/15) 1242 25
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/17/15) 243 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 16, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber wants to know where the best places are in the area to find fossils near the beach. (04/16/15) 1415 18
Could fellow Edhatters provide names of contractors/carpenters who have installed either Azek or Trex decking at their homes? (04/16/15) 735 10
A local Uber driver would not let my crated dog in the back seat. What do edhatters think? (04/16/15) 2724 68
There has been a large aircraft doing what I assume are touch-and-gos for the past two days in Goleta. Does anyone know what it is? [pic] (04/16/15) 2617 25
Lawyers for Brian Reid ask his murder charge be reduced to manslaughter as he shot his parents after finding out his father molested his daughters. (04/16/15) 2176 12
The Independent: A Lompoc winemaker was arrested Thursday after Sheriff's deputies found a meth pipe and seven grams of methamphetamine in his car. (04/16/15) 2406 16
Roger reports a foot pursuit led by SBPD near Alameda Park. It started at Micheltorena and State Streets but the suspect was lost behind the Merrill Lynch building. (04/16/15) 845 14
A pedestrian sting is scheduled for Thursday, April 16th in the City of Goleta where law enforcement will be looking for traffic violations. [pic] (04/16/15) 2378 6
The Civil Rights Movement took place fifty years ago and we're still wondering if Black lives matter? (04/16/15) 1137 40
We have old water pipes from the house to the street. Are there recommendations for water line insurance? (04/16/15) 933 18
Santa Barbara City Council members recently suggested to move the city's drought stage to the highest level, reports KEYT. (04/16/15) 1493 34
The Santa Barbara City Council has agreed upon regulations which mandate panhandling distance zones around restaurants and movie theaters, reports KEYT. (04/16/15) 1594 53
Would you pay for a permit to allow your dog access to our local farmers markets? (04/16/15) 1622 60
Students at UCSB's Bren School conducted a pilot for a behavior-based program aimed at lowering energy consumption on campus. (04/16/15) 482 11
You can see that the new Inn's almost up and the old ward's almost out in these [pics] from John Wiley. (04/16/15) 2139 20
After an informational hearing Das Williams advocated for 911 calls at UC Santa Barbara to be routed accurately. (04/16/15) 622 14
Samuel W. Cathcart (July 7, 1924 - 2015) (04/16/15) 710 2
Mayor Helene Schneider recognized the efforts of public safety dispatchers by proclaiming this week Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. (04/16/15) 436 11
A subscriber saw nothing going on with the heron chicks but right next door is a double crested cormorant nest with baby. [pics] (04/16/15) 998 6
Roger has the scanner reports. Someone got stuck in an elevator in the 800 Block of Cacique but when the power came back on and all was well.  (04/16/15) 710 5
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/16/15) 217 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 15, 2015 reads comments
Roger reports a vehicle vs bicyclist traffic accident on Pedregosa and Bath St. Both parties fled the area. (04/15/15) 808 2
A subscriber shares that tomorrow is the last day for property owner seniors to file for a tax exemption for the school bonds A and B. (04/15/15) 1109 22
Solvang, host of the Special Olympics, welcomes Denmark Delegation and invites the community to support the events with "Brag Tags." (04/15/15) 783 add
Roger reports a bee swarm around a vehicle with child passengers in front of Sansum Urgent Care. (04/15/15) 1638 19
The voter registration deadline is approaching for the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District Election. (04/15/15) 346 3
Angles to the sun make a big difference sometimes as John Wiley saw with the Star and Hugette. [pics] (04/15/15) 1341 6
UPDATE: A subscriber reports there is a brush fire in Santa Maria. [pic] (04/15/15) 1527 8
Can anyone recommend a contractor who could extend my family room? (04/15/15) 1690 18
The Summer Solstice poster has been unveiled for this year's celebration. (04/15/15) 2322 22
HISTORY: Do edhatters remember the Zaca Creek Restaurant and Saloon in Buellton? (04/15/15) 1291 15
The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Barbara announces the formal Enrobing and Swearing in Ceremony for Judge Pauline Maxwell. (04/15/15) 730 8
Roger reports a possible structure fire at 919 Verconia Springs Rd. (04/15/15) 1002 9
Rep. Lois Capps (CA-24) spoke on the House floor to mark Equal Pay Day, highlighting the need for Congress to do more to close the wage gap. [vid] (04/15/15) 762 35
The Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District is banking on voters to help fund new construction at its aging stations, reports KEYT. (04/15/15) 567 18
Mosquitoes, collected at Lake Los Carneros, City of Goleta on Thursday, April 2, 2015 tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). (04/15/15) 2596 7
Hippo dung provides important nutrients to river fish and aquatic insects, according to a study by UCSB's Douglas McCauley. (04/15/15) 566 19
An extended period of strong and damaging winds will likely occur from Tuesday afternoon through Thursday. [pic] (04/15/15) 1806 8
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/15/15) 319 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 14, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber reports a power outage in Montecito. Does anyone know what's up? (04/14/15) 2077 14
Mountainman shares a few [pics] from his mountain view. (04/14/15) 1613 13
Charyl Diana Benton (January 15, 1966 - March 31, 2015) (04/14/15) 1855 3
A subscriber is looking for a structured program and housing for a mentally disabled adult. (04/14/15) 925 4
Roger reports a stove fire at 11 West Victoria, The Scarlett Begonia restaurant. (04/14/15) 1004 4
With all the recent talk of re-vamping our streets to make them more "bicycle friendly," what do Edhatters think would help the most? (04/14/15) 1615 56
Das Williams formally announced his candidacy to run for the First District of Santa Barbara County on the Board of Supervisors. (04/14/15) 1376 50
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds residents to make a plan to protect their pets during an emergency. [pic] (04/14/15) 1044 5
Roger reports a traffic accident in the 100 block of S. La Cumbre. One vehicle is leaking gas, unknown if there are injuries. (04/14/15) 585 3
A subscriber reports a broken water main that took place early Monday morning on Gutierrez Street. [pics] (04/14/15) 1434 12
A subscriber is curious what other edhatters think of the abbreviation "Cali" for our state. (04/14/15) 1793 74
Joan Elizabeth Stewart (October 17, 1942 - February 27, 2015) (04/14/15) 783 add
Does anyone know of any salons that color hair with non-toxic coloring? (04/14/15) 1069 14
An edhatter is curious where exactly "Windy Gap" is on Highway 154. (04/14/15) 1833 18
Roger reports a traffic accident on Cota at Quarantina, Fire, Medics, and SBPD are responding. (04/14/15) 509 1
A subscriber wants to know if horses are allowed on any of our local beaches? (04/14/15) 2058 54
Kim and Jack Johnson will receive the 2015 UCSB Distinguished Alumni Award as part of the All Gaucho Reunion weekend. (04/14/15) 716 1
UPDATE:A subscriber witnessed a traffic collision on San Andres. [pic] (04/14/15) 1601 8
Patti saw David Crosby at SOhO last night and snapped a few [pics]. (04/14/15) 2277 7
Aquaholic spent the weekend photographing the hummingbird migration that is in full force and shares some highlights. [pics] (04/14/15) 1481 14
Edhat subscriber Jean snapped this [pic] of a butterfly hanging out in some sage. (04/14/15) 814 6
Vincent Edward Ornelas (d. April 1, 2015) (04/14/15) 957 1
John Pierpont took a trip to the Channel Islands this weekend and shares some [pics]. (04/14/15) 1230 3

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