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An edhatter reports that the Mesa Chase Bank is waving the ATM fee for Wells Fargo customers but Wells Fargo is not doing the same.
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Stages Three and Four of The Amgen Bicycle Tour will move through Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties this month.
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The Jayich Lab at UCSB has created a radically new sensor technology that captures nanoscale images with high spatial resolution and sensitivity.
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Does anyone know if these are baby lobsters and why there are thousands washed up on Leadbetter Beach? [pics]
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The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday morning.
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There is a foot pursuit happening in Oldtown Goleta.
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An edhat subscriber caught a snowy egret hunting for fish at the Goleta Slough. [pic]
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Public assistance is requested to locate a wanted suspect who fled from authorities. [mugs]
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John Palminteri reports 500 people turned out for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Saturday. [pics]
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For the second time in two days, Santa Barbara County Fire crews are responding to Miramonte Drive for a mulch pile on fire.
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Roger has the scanner reports.  I was looking at the under-watered Magnolia trees on Sunday morning, thinking how beautiful they are still.
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A three acre grass fire in Gaviota is now under control.
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Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive?
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/02/16
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 02, 2016 reads comments
A mother cat was caught on video teaching her baby how to massage a golden retriever. [vid] (05/02/16) 1898 11
Matt shares a wonderful view of the Santa Barbara Fair and Expo. [pic] (05/02/16) 1855 20
East Anacapa from the water, as John Wiley ventures out from Ventura a week after flying there. [pics] (05/02/16) 1414 7
An edhat subscriber wonders, are there still poppies on Figueroa Mountain? (05/02/16) 1347 5
There is a structure fire response for trees on fire next to a condo in the 7300 block of Calle Real. (05/02/16) 1062 3
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/01/16 (05/02/16) 316 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 01, 2016 reads comments
Reports of shots fired on the Westside, possibly near Rays Liquor. (05/01/16) 2399 14
A subscriber is wondering if anyone can identify this butterfly. [pic] (05/01/16) 1594 11
Roger reports a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident in the 400 block of Garden Street. (05/01/16) 749 3
Robert J. Cooper, creator of the elderflower liqueur St-Germain and UCSB alumni, passed away in Santa Barbara on Monday. (05/01/16) 1470 1
A subject is banging his head on a police vehicle window on the Highway 101 northbound onramp at Las Positas. (05/01/16) 1445 16
Cartoons: Mike shares a funny cartoon about listening in relationships. (05/01/16) 1425 13
Roger reports a gas odor inside the Bio Sciences and Earth building at SBCC. (05/01/16) 423 4
There's some sort of global warming issue on the beach below Del Playa. I heard a report of a penguin. (05/01/16) 1955 14
The mystery of the great migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico has been solved. (05/01/16) 2770 10
Dulce shares [pics] of a Santa Barbara sunrise and various morning visitors. (05/01/16) 765 6
EDBIT: A new poll has ranked Santa Barbara as one of the most expensive cities for business travel. (05/01/16) 1728 15
Rep. Capps' Pipeline Safety Reauthorization Bill passed out of the Energy and Commerce Committee this week. (05/01/16) 383 13
A a mulch pile is on fire on the side of a hill near Bajada Lane. (05/01/16) 828 13
HISTORY: Tom shares the history of drive-in movie theatres in Santa Barbara, specifically the 1960's drive-in at the corner of Hollister and Fairview. (05/01/16) 1671 14
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Santa Barbara Lawn Bowls Club is a special place downtown where you can try your hand at the sport of lawn bowling. (05/01/16) 484 1
A 5-month operation has resulted in the arrest of 20 individuals and the citing of 1 on a variety of charges and the seizure of illegal drugs and firearms. (05/01/16) 1855 17
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Baldwin, a black lab mix with a heart of gold looking for an active family. (05/01/16) 749 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Andy, a special needs kitty who needs an extra special home. (05/01/16) 796 4
[Update]: After more than 7 years of fighting crime and helping to save lives in Santa Barbara County, Sheriff's K-9 Gango has retired from service. [pics] (05/01/16) 1686 6
[Update]: The Chris Stapleton concert has been rescheduled for May 10 at the Santa Barbara Bowl and all tickets will be honored. (05/01/16) 3420 45

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 30, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports there is a stabbing suspect at 314 West Micheltorena. (04/30/16) 2539 34
KEYT: 20 individuals have been arrested in connection with a five-month long investigation. (04/30/16) 3082 12
Roger reports a hit and run near Hollister and South Fairview. (04/30/16) 983 3
Roger reports a suspicious male trying to light a bird nest on fire on Lighthouse. (04/30/16) 818 9
Crews have been working on initial removals on the beach-side replacement of the Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge. [pic] (04/30/16) 1072 6
The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians elected Kenneth Kahn as their new tribal chairman. (04/30/16) 1041 15
The Santa Barbara County Deputy Sheriffs Association announced the results of their Board elections and new officers today. (04/30/16) 522 add
It's Arbor Day so send in all your tree photos and check out what nature inspires fellow edhatters. (04/30/16) 830 9
Roger reports a suspicious male is engaging in lewd behavior near the playground at Chase Palm Park. (04/30/16) 1533 26
The Santa Barbara Yacht Club will be setting off flares from Leadbetter Beach on Saturday morning as part of a training exercise. (04/30/16) 570 6
A subscriber has a question on why local land has not been pushed for National Park Status. (04/30/16) 1389 26
An edhat subscriber reports there are Police at the train station. Does anyone have more information? (04/30/16) 1733 14
Edhatters share [pics] of various bird visitors throughout the area. (04/30/16) 1356 9
A safety project to construct passing lanes in both directions on SR-246 near Lompoc from Cebada Canyon Road to Hapgood Road will continue with paving for two-weeks. (04/30/16) 298 add
[Update]: The missing Santa Maria teen has been found safely and returned home. [pic] (04/30/16) 3129 4
Aerial views of "The Holly" (platform) and "The I.V." (Isla Vista and Coal Oil Point whale watchers) from John Wiley. [pics] (04/30/16) 1533 3
Roger has the scanner reports.  Renegade juveniles skateboarding in the streets, San Pascual at Cota. (04/30/16) 1196 10
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/30/16) 192 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 29, 2016 reads comments
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office thanks the community for supporting Tip-A-Cop at The Outback Restaurant and invites the public on May 23rd for Tip-A-Cop Dinner at Petrini's. (04/29/16) 449 2
Carpinteria and the surrounding unincorporated area has experienced a rash of thefts from automobiles and residences in the past week.  (04/29/16) 1323 7
[Updated:] The 40 acre brush fire in Ventura is at 75% containment. (04/29/16) 3557 5
ART, Inc. rescued two juvenile long-tail weasels who are now doing quite well. [pics] (04/29/16) 2432 31
Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office made three felon in possession of firearms arrests in Santa Maria. [mugs] (04/29/16) 2226 22
A subscriber shares [pics] of a morning visitor in their backyard. (04/29/16) 2691 14
SB County Fire responded to a two vehicle accident involving two moderate injuries on the 154 in front of the Lake Cachuma entrance. (04/29/16) 1107 4
Pets have a part in starting about 700 home fires per year. Here are some safety tips from the Montecito Fire Protection District. (04/29/16) 1402 20
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/29/16) 282 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 28, 2016 reads comments
Has anybody heard why the Channel Islands live bald eagle webcam has been down a couple of days? (04/28/16) 1318 15
Approximately 5,500 residents are without power due to high winds on Wednesday evening. (04/28/16) 2959 22
Roger reports Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a reported man with a gun on Depot Road in Goleta. (04/28/16) 1919 38
Roger reports a traffic accident with an Injury occurred on the Castillo underpass. (04/28/16) 1114 8
Roger reports a traffic accident with injuries on Highway 101 southbound near the Milpas exit that involves 3-5 vehicles. (04/28/16) 1689 10
[Update]: The U.S. Coast Guard has ended their search for a vessel near Santa Cruz Island as the 5 people and 2 dogs were found safely anchored. (04/28/16) 2508 13
An overhead sign panel replacement project along Highways 1, 9, 17, 41, 46, 101, 135, 156 and 183 along the Central Coast begins Sunday night. (04/28/16) 736 3
Roger reports an enclosed white trailer was stolen near W. Montecito Street. The suspect is driving a two-tone 4-Runner with duck tape over the license plate. (04/28/16) 1551 22
A community member writes an open letter to the City of Santa Barbara regarding two new apartment complexes near the Galleria on State Street. (04/28/16) 3751 70
A subscriber is wondering if there is a service that cleans up tree debris after high winds or if the City does it. (04/28/16) 958 12
John Shapleigh Hunting (July 23, 1943 - March 8, 2016) (04/28/16) 628 add
Due to the high winds, the condos on Vista del Pueblo have been without power since 1:30 pm Monday, a subscriber reports. (04/28/16) 754 3
Santa Barbara County Fire Station # 14 has converted their lighting to LED using DELux LED bulbs and fixtures. (04/28/16) 749 14
A subscriber just drove by the Elings entrance on Cliff Drive and saw several fire trucks. What is going on up there? (04/28/16) 1609 2
UCSB marine biologist Kimberly Selkoe has investigated factors that drive patterns of genetic diversity in Hawaiian coral reefs. (04/28/16) 405 add
A subscriber was out yesterday and saw two of everything in the water below the Douglas Preserve. [pics] (04/28/16) 2505 20
Roger has the scanner reports.  I was talking with a good friend the other day I'll call Marge, because that is her name.  (04/28/16) 1173 11
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/28/16) 408 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 27, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports a domestic violence assault at East Beach in the 1100 block of East Cabrillo. (04/27/16) 1357 9
Does anyone know if there are any updated plans for the Army Reserve site on Las Positas at State? (04/27/16) 2296 27
On Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Santa Barbara Police Department will hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. (04/27/16) 738 5
A new partnership between UCSB and the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute gives first-generation college students the chance to do transformative field research. (04/27/16) 458 1
The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint in the City of Santa Barbara on April 28. (04/27/16) 803 8
In an effort to help curb driving under the influence, the Santa Barbara Police Department is bringing a new DUI program to the city. (04/27/16) 2686 45
Roger reports an elevator rescue is in progress at 3916 State Street. (04/27/16) 1441 18
Lotusland announces the two winners from their fourth grade essay contest. [pic] (04/27/16) 1348 5
Roger reports a transient is throwing bottles onto the freeway in the 300 South Milpas area. (04/27/16) 1163 22
The Santa Barbara Golf Club has completed $140,000 in improvement projects through the Players' Improvement Fund. [pics] (04/27/16) 1349 9
Is anyone aware of any summer camp junior counselor or counselor in training programs that are not yet full for a 13 year old? (04/27/16) 838 13
A tree fell on a parked car in the Camino Real Shopping Center due to high winds. [pic] (04/27/16) 3306 4
The 116-year-old All Saints by the Sea bell tower in Montecito is coming down for earthquake strengthening, reports John Palminteri. [pic] (04/27/16) 1371 6
Roger reports an injury traffic accident involving 3 vehicles near McDonalds at 3940 State Street. (04/27/16) 1393 18
The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office welcomes 10 new employees and bids farewell to 2 retirees and a veteran K-9. [pics] (04/27/16) 2066 12
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/27/16) 311 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 26, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports a hazardous condition of water flowing from an upstairs apartment in the 400 block of Old Coast Highway. (04/26/16) 1177 3
Update: A small fire was extinguished in a storage room at Santa Barbara High School. (04/26/16) 1653 7
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Mission and Chapala Streets involving two vehicles. (04/26/16) 891 add
Updated: Roger reports a large eucalyptus tree fell and broke a power pole on W. Anapamu at Gillespie. [pic] (04/26/16) 2126 24
UCSB researchers and Dutch colleagues discover a promising new route for combined optical and solid state-based quantum information processing. (04/26/16) 577 1
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department wants to remind you that a downed power line or wire can be dangerous. (04/26/16) 556 3
At the East end of Anacapa Island, John Wiley got a fresh look at places he'd like to visit and maybe a glimpse of flowers. [pics] (04/26/16) 2370 11
An edhatter warns of a new phone scam where you're told there is a warrant out for your arrest. (04/26/16) 1738 21
This Junco keeps throwing himself against my window. Can anyone explain what he is doing? [vid] (04/26/16) 2863 26

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