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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 24, 2016 reads comments
[Update]: The Rey Fire continues to rage on reaching 29,664 acres and is 30% contained in the Los Padres National Forest in Santa Barbara County. (08/24/16) 9855 39
Due to ongoing wildfires, extremely dry vegetation and very high fire danger, Level IV fire restrictions will go into effect beginning today. (08/24/16) 816 4
I was wondering if anyone knows why all of the Coastal Oak Trees along Cabrillo Blvd below the cemetery are all dead? (08/24/16) 1653 18
Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting a DUI enforcement throughout Labor Day weekend. (08/24/16) 534 8
A subject who was stuck on the side of a cliff in Carpinteria was rescued by SBC Search and Rescue members on Monday evening. [pics] (08/24/16) 1522 6
What's up with all the police cars on Cathedral Oaks at Highway 154? (08/24/16) 2439 23
Does anyone know what these chalk dots are for on the pavement? [pics] (08/24/16) 2618 20
A subscriber wonders if edhatters can identify this tropical Hawaiian fish. (08/24/16) 1306 10
A subscriber shares [pics] from White Rock, which is where the Rey Fire was believed to start. (08/24/16) 2481 16
Santa Barbara Police traffic officers are focusing on school zone and school bus related traffic enforcement to protect local school children. (08/24/16) 517 17
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/24/16) 229 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 08/23/16 (08/24/16) 265 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 23, 2016 reads comments
A Santa Maria man was arrested after a search warrant found illegal guns and drugs inside a home. [mug] (08/23/16) 1895 8
[Updated]: An air quality watch remains in effect for Santa Barbara County due to the Rey Fire. (08/23/16) 2879 17
Mesa Vons will hold its grand opening on August 31st after a complete remodel and brand change from Albertsons. (08/23/16) 1684 20
Sansum Clinic will be relocating its Urgent Care services from 51 Hitchcock Way to 215 Pesetas Lane on Sunday, August 28, 2016. (08/23/16) 2012 21
Can edhatters ID a plant? When healthy, it produces tiny red flower clusters. (08/23/16) 1545 4
A subscriber shares a unique parking sign [pic] from a busy lot on De La Vina. (08/23/16) 3935 32
Following an incident involving a laser strike of a Coast Guard member, the Coast Guard reminds the public of the significant hazards caused by laser strikes. (08/23/16) 2433 13
Last week at the Goleta Beach Bridge Project: continued slough protection and pile installation. [pics] (08/23/16) 1068 9
Mark shares an aerial view of Hollister Ranch. [pic] (08/23/16) 2773 31
[Updated]: Edhat subscribers share [pics] and video of the Rey Fire in the Los Padres National Forest in Santa Barbara County. (08/23/16) 9121 11
Roger reports two vehicles are involved in an injury traffic accident on Victoria and Laguna Street. (08/23/16) 930 5
[Update]: A woman was arrested Sunday for DUI after she caused a multi-vehicle, injury traffic collision by driving the wrong way on the 101. (08/23/16) 7447 53
Roger has the scanner reports.  Thank Dog for all the Firefighters out there fighting all these wildfires.  (08/23/16) 1011 10
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/23/16) 214 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 22, 2016 reads comments
[Update]: The Rey Fire is now at 23,546 acres and containment is at 20% in Santa Barbara's Los Padres National Forest. (08/22/16) 74232 197
The Montecito Fire Protection Unit informs the community that the pyrocumulus cloud makes the Rey Fire look like it's behind Montecito, but it's not. (08/22/16) 1697 8
Geoffrey R. Johnson (June 30, 1936 - July 26, 2016) (08/22/16) 498 add
Roger reports a 1998 green Honda CDV was stolen from the 300 block Of Oliver Road. (08/22/16) 677 4
Does anyone know what this white film is on the water below Stearn's Wharf? (08/22/16) 1796 13
Gerald S. Thede (June 30, 1928 - August 7, 2016) (08/22/16) 481 1
Two Sheriff's Deputies working in Carpinteria were treated and released from Cottage Hospital after a violent attack by a burglary suspect. [mug] (08/22/16) 4198 32
The Santa Maria Police Department provides the results of their DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint on Saturday. (08/22/16) 708 6
Is Santa Barbara high going back to school tomorrow? A subscriber noticed their board had not been updated and wants to confirm. (08/22/16) 1553 8
HISTORY: A subscriber shares a Cox Cable menu from 1987, which shows the simplicity of the good old days of TV. (08/22/16) 1605 15
Can edhatters identify this colorful crawly bug? (08/22/16) 1383 12
The Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's help in identifying two suspects involved in a burglary at Keg n' Bottle in Isla Vista on Saturday. [pics] (08/22/16) 1950 3
Dave provides some [pics] and an update on the flora out at Campus Point. (08/22/16) 960 11
Santa Maria Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle traffic collision. (08/22/16) 1002 add
A subscriber reports a traffic accident off SR-217 near UCSB. (08/22/16) 1425 14

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 21, 2016 reads comments
Wilma Lee Scholl Lewis (April 2, 1925 - August 12, 2016) (08/21/16) 368 add
Local hikers are heading to Norway to hike for Santa Barbara teens in recovery. [pics] (08/21/16) 1486 7
Edhat subscribers are reporting two distinct plumes coming from the Rey Fire on Saturday afternoon. (08/21/16) 2693 5
A 24-year-old Solvang man died after his truck collided with a tree on Santa Barbara Avenue early Saturday morning. (08/21/16) 3055 2
The Dos Pueblos Engineering Academy is going to be featured in a PBS NOVA special airing September 14th. [vid] (08/21/16) 808 2
Tom has something to take the edge off for restless surfers - a collection of great photos from last winter. (08/21/16) 953 2
Santa Barbara Beautiful's Tree-of-the-Month for August is the spectacular Gold Medallion Tree. (08/21/16) 1220 7
COUNT: One edhatter won tickets to see Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals for guessing the closest number of athletes at our local beaches. (08/21/16) 530 1
It's another cool and smoke-free day in space, and that's where John Wiley got these images of our fire. [pics] (08/21/16) 1848 10
Have any edhatters put on a successful slosh ball game in town for friends? (08/21/16) 811 14
Food & Culture: Stacey shares some new local dining deals as well as oldies but goodies, like cheddar, bacon and chive biscuits, $8 lunch specials, a classic BLAT sandwich, and of course, tacos! (08/21/16) 1480 1
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Explore Ecology is an environmental education and arts nonprofit located in downtown Santa Barbara. (08/21/16) 540 1
There are two Zika Virus related infections reported in the Santa Barbara and Ventura County areas. (08/21/16) 1871 6
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sundance, a sweet mother with beautiful green eyes. (08/21/16) 718 4
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Jenna, a red husky who will run away with your heart. (08/21/16) 1032 12
A suspected transient robbed a woman with a broken bottle as she walked in Isla Vista on Friday afternoon. (08/21/16) 660 2
Roger reports a traffic hazard with multiple bicyclists blocking the northbound lanes of Highways 192/150. (08/21/16) 961 15
Roger reports an unknown incident involving Santa Barbara Sheriff's Deputy who sustained injuries near 3892 Via Real in Carpinteria. (08/21/16) 919 13

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 20, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports a vehicle and motorcycle accident near the west end of Goleta Beach. (08/20/16) 1254 2
Roger reports a traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound at Evans. A vehicle went through a guard rail near the railroad tracks. (08/20/16) 885 9
The public is invited to the NZO Joint Committee meeting for review of the draft Module 3: Administration, Parking, and Temporary Uses on August 29 (08/20/16) 532 5
Is it legal for a landlord to threaten raising rent costs due to a tenant's water usage? (08/20/16) 3601 30
It's World Photo Day so get out and snap a pic! (08/20/16) 1906 10
Roger reports a strong arm robbery in Isla Vista near Pardall and Madrid. (08/20/16) 877 6
A DUI Checkpoint is scheduled for Friday evening in Goleta and increased checkpoints through September 5th. [pic] (08/20/16) 1969 18
A subscriber reminds motorists of a large bike ride scheduled from Ventura to Santa Barbara on Saturday. (08/20/16) 1914 42
[Update]: Edhat subscribers captured [pics] of a boat that washed ashore on East Beach earlier this week. (08/20/16) 4945 25
One person was arrested for agreeing to purchase alcohol for a minor in a decoy operation. (08/20/16) 2011 27
Roger reports a possible structure fire in the 1800 Block of Jelinda Drive in Montecito. (08/20/16) 1026 6
Roger has the scanner reports. "Will I sure hope they get a handle on this fire and knock it down quickly." (08/20/16) 1469 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/20/16) 296 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 19, 2016 reads comments
Did other edhatters see a meteor in the sky Thursday night? (08/19/16) 1168 10
Can anyone identify the plant in this video? (08/19/16) 1661 11
Can edhatters identify this marine skull found on Goleta Beach? (08/19/16) 3200 36
La Cumbre Junior High was recently highlighted on the cover of American School and University Magazine for their facilities upgrade. [pics] (08/19/16) 1649 6
[Update]: A traffic accident involving three semi-trucks resulted in at least one serious injury and road closures on SR-1 near Lompoc until 8:00pm Wednesday. (08/19/16) 3375 7
A subscriber captures a [pic] of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy signing autographs at the Granada Theatre Wednesday night. (08/19/16) 1447 3
Roger reports a truck caught fire in the 700 Block of East Yanonali. (08/19/16) 722 7
The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting DUI / driver's license checkpoints in Santa Barbara on August 19, 2016. (08/19/16) 1108 41
A subscriber reports on the ice plant eradication program at Campus Point on UCSB. [pics] (08/19/16) 1907 34
Roger reports a fight in the hallway of an apartment building in the 1000 Block of Cliff Dr. (08/19/16) 1267 15
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/19/16) 382 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 18, 2016 reads comments
[Update]: A cabin and 3-5 acres of brush were burned during a vegetation fire near Zaca Lake early Wednesday evening. (08/18/16) 4137 23
Rita Doreen Hammel (November 21, 1928 - August 7, 2016) (08/18/16) 468 add
Roger reports one lane is blocked on Highway 101 southbound near Los Patos for a traffic accident. (08/18/16) 933 3
Roger reports a vehicle crashed into a fence near 130 W. Victoria Street causing an injury. (08/18/16) 996 2
A Santa Barbara man who previously escaped a jail facility was arrested after making suicidal threats along Highway 101 near Mariposa Reina. [mug] (08/18/16) 3080 20
Sunday's Sierra Club hike was fairly mellow and easy with a hike on Trespass Trail to Gaviota Hot Springs. (08/18/16) 2761 7
A power line is down on Chapala Street between Mission and Padre. [pic] (08/18/16) 1143 7
The Santa Barbara Police Department will conduct bicycle safety enforcement operations on August 21, 2016 and August 29, 2016 (08/18/16) 921 22
Edwin L. Laing (March 16, 1933 - August 7, 2016) (08/18/16) 683 5
Bonnie shares [pics] from the 31st Central Coast Wine Classic this past weekend which showcases Michael Hutchings dinner. (08/18/16) 972 8
Steve shares a [pic] of an osprey and a heron in conflict. (08/18/16) 2175 15
Lisa Marie Rupp (January 23, 1963 - August 15, 2016) (08/18/16) 1781 1
TRAVEL: Take a virtual vacation with Max via these [pics] from Glacier National Park, Montana. (08/18/16) 1069 10
Roger has the scanner reports.  Things work out the way they do.  (08/18/16) 1095 7
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/18/16) 324 1
COUNT: Play edhat's Sports-themed Counting Contest to win tickets to see Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Aug. 20th! (08/18/16) 966 NA

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 17, 2016 reads comments
Anonymous tip leads Santa Barbara Police to stolen gun and almost a half-pound of Methamphetamine. [mugs] (08/17/16) 4090 26
Based on a request by Senator Jackson the state legislature has approved an audit of the Commission on Judicial Performance. (08/17/16) 1596 11
John uses a new photo filter app to give views of Santa Barbara an artistic flare. [pics] (08/17/16) 2107 19
Roger reports a van fire on the 101 southbound at the Turnpike offramp. (08/17/16) 931 1
Did anyone else receive a notice from Cox Cable about going digital and TV's will need a separate box? (08/17/16) 3633 54
Roger reports the Fire Dept is responding to a subject with burns in the 500 Block of North La Cumbre. (08/17/16) 1149 3
The City of Santa Barbara has sent out a notice about their water flushing program. (08/17/16) 1901 7
Dave shares an update on the progress of the Goleta Beach Bridge construction. [pics] (08/17/16) 1369 11
Louie Torres (August 25, 1932 - July 4, 2016) (08/17/16) 803 1
An edhatter reports brown water from the faucet in West Beach. Is anyone else experiencing this? (08/17/16) 969 17
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/17/16) 360 1

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