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Now that it's May, when will all the grocery stores officially open?
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The Santa Barbara County Water Agency is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Water Wise High School Video Contest. [vid]
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The California Transportation Commission is looking for volunteers to examine new ways to fund state-wide transportation infrastructure. [pic]
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The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel ran aground north west of Santa Cruz Island, Monday.
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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 05/03/16
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 03, 2016 reads comments
A subscriber reports police activity at Villa and Islay on the Westside. Does anyone know what is going on? (05/03/16) 676 1
A subscriber spotted a bobcat striding across their yard tonight on the Mesa. Have any other edhat subscribers seen bobcats in their area? (05/03/16) 1096 9
A Paso Robles woman has died after a traffic collision involving a donkey on SR-154 took place Saturday morning. (05/03/16) 2041 20
Roger reports the mulch pile rekindled in the 1200 block of Miramonte and fire crews are back on scene to investigate the smoke. (05/03/16) 757 10
Air Quality Awareness Week starts today, and the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District has clean-air tips to share (05/03/16) 247 2
With local, county, state and Federal elections looming, Chuck is curious what should be done with regard to our local oil industry? (05/03/16) 763 33
A subscriber's yard has suddenly become inundated with gophers and moles and they're looking for someone to remove the pests. (05/03/16) 1497 31
Patti Gutshall attended Saturday's Pentatonix concert and shares [pics] from the great performance. (05/03/16) 1075 11
An edhatter reports the Mesa Chase Bank is waving the ATM fee for Wells Fargo customers, but Wells Fargo is not doing the same. (05/03/16) 822 13
Stages Three and Four of The Amgen Bicycle Tour will move through Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties this month. (05/03/16) 926 10
The Jayich Lab at UCSB has created a radically new sensor technology that captures nanoscale images with high spatial resolution and sensitivity. (05/03/16) 392 2
Does anyone know if these are baby lobsters and why there are thousands washed up on Leadbetter Beach? [pics] (05/03/16) 3274 26
The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday morning. (05/03/16) 768 2
Roger reports a foot pursuit involving Sheriff's Deputies in Oldtown Goleta. (05/03/16) 1207 7
An edhat subscriber caught a snowy egret hunting for fish at the Goleta Slough. [pic] (05/03/16) 790 6
Public assistance is requested to locate a wanted suspect who fled from authorities. [mugs] (05/03/16) 2379 9
John Palminteri reports 500 people turned out for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Saturday. [pics] (05/03/16) 527 1
For the second time in two days, Santa Barbara County Fire crews are responding to Miramonte Drive for a mulch pile on fire. (05/03/16) 949 11
Roger has the scanner reports.  I was looking at the under-watered Magnolia trees on Sunday morning, thinking how beautiful they are still. (05/03/16) 991 9
A three acre grass fire in Gaviota is now under control. (05/03/16) 764 9
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/03/16) 191 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/02/16 (05/03/16) 236 add

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) 2313 11
Matt shares a wonderful view of the Santa Barbara Fair and Expo. [pic] (05/02/16) 2121 21
East Anacapa from the water, as John Wiley ventures out from Ventura a week after flying there. [pics] (05/02/16) 1664 7
An edhat subscriber wonders, are there still poppies on Figueroa Mountain? (05/02/16) 1545 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) 1137 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 01, 2016 reads comments
Reports of shots fired on the Westside, possibly near Rays Liquor. (05/01/16) 2573 15
A subscriber is wondering if anyone can identify this butterfly. [pic] (05/01/16) 1728 11
Roger reports a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident in the 400 block of Garden Street. (05/01/16) 788 3
Robert J. Cooper, creator of the elderflower liqueur St-Germain and UCSB alumni, passed away in Santa Barbara on Monday. (05/01/16) 1606 2
A subject is banging his head on a police vehicle window on the Highway 101 northbound onramp at Las Positas. (05/01/16) 1526 16
Cartoons: Mike shares a funny cartoon about listening in relationships. (05/01/16) 1557 13
Roger reports a gas odor inside the Bio Sciences and Earth building at SBCC. (05/01/16) 445 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) 2035 14
The mystery of the great migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico has been solved. (05/01/16) 2954 10
Dulce shares [pics] of a Santa Barbara sunrise and various morning visitors. (05/01/16) 812 6
EDBIT: A new poll has ranked Santa Barbara as one of the most expensive cities for business travel. (05/01/16) 1879 17
Rep. Capps' Pipeline Safety Reauthorization Bill passed out of the Energy and Commerce Committee this week. (05/01/16) 413 13
A a mulch pile is on fire on the side of a hill near Bajada Lane. (05/01/16) 879 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) 1888 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) 530 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) 2017 17
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Baldwin, a black lab mix with a heart of gold looking for an active family. (05/01/16) 794 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Andy, a special needs kitty who needs an extra special home. (05/01/16) 845 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) 1742 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) 3469 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) 2592 34
KEYT: 20 individuals have been arrested in connection with a five-month long investigation. (04/30/16) 3172 12
Roger reports a hit and run near Hollister and South Fairview. (04/30/16) 1007 3
Roger reports a suspicious male trying to light a bird nest on fire on Lighthouse. (04/30/16) 842 9
Crews have been working on initial removals on the beach-side replacement of the Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge. [pic] (04/30/16) 1098 6
The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians elected Kenneth Kahn as their new tribal chairman. (04/30/16) 1085 15
The Santa Barbara County Deputy Sheriffs Association announced the results of their Board elections and new officers today. (04/30/16) 544 add
It's Arbor Day so send in all your tree photos and check out what nature inspires fellow edhatters. (04/30/16) 866 9
Roger reports a suspicious male is engaging in lewd behavior near the playground at Chase Palm Park. (04/30/16) 1577 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) 588 6
A subscriber has a question on why local land has not been pushed for National Park Status. (04/30/16) 1442 26
An edhat subscriber reports there are Police at the train station. Does anyone have more information? (04/30/16) 1758 14
Edhatters share [pics] of various bird visitors throughout the area. (04/30/16) 1415 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) 315 add
[Update]: The missing Santa Maria teen has been found safely and returned home. [pic] (04/30/16) 3173 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) 1564 3
Roger has the scanner reports.  Renegade juveniles skateboarding in the streets, San Pascual at Cota. (04/30/16) 1225 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) 204 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) 466 2
Carpinteria and the surrounding unincorporated area has experienced a rash of thefts from automobiles and residences in the past week.  (04/29/16) 1348 7
[Updated:] The 40 acre brush fire in Ventura is at 75% containment. (04/29/16) 3600 5
ART, Inc. rescued two juvenile long-tail weasels who are now doing quite well. [pics] (04/29/16) 2470 31
Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office made three felon in possession of firearms arrests in Santa Maria. [mugs] (04/29/16) 2261 22
A subscriber shares [pics] of a morning visitor in their backyard. (04/29/16) 2732 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) 1136 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) 1424 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) 303 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) 1344 15
Approximately 5,500 residents are without power due to high winds on Wednesday evening. (04/28/16) 2987 22
Roger reports Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a reported man with a gun on Depot Road in Goleta. (04/28/16) 1945 38
Roger reports a traffic accident with an Injury occurred on the Castillo underpass. (04/28/16) 1136 8
Roger reports a traffic accident with injuries on Highway 101 southbound near the Milpas exit that involves 3-5 vehicles. (04/28/16) 1709 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) 2548 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) 775 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) 1573 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) 3792 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) 978 12
John Shapleigh Hunting (July 23, 1943 - March 8, 2016) (04/28/16) 654 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) 779 3
Santa Barbara County Fire Station # 14 has converted their lighting to LED using DELux LED bulbs and fixtures. (04/28/16) 767 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) 1632 2
UCSB marine biologist Kimberly Selkoe has investigated factors that drive patterns of genetic diversity in Hawaiian coral reefs. (04/28/16) 427 add
A subscriber was out yesterday and saw two of everything in the water below the Douglas Preserve. [pics] (04/28/16) 2535 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) 1193 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) 427 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) 1376 9
Does anyone know if there are any updated plans for the Army Reserve site on Las Positas at State? (04/27/16) 2321 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) 756 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) 477 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) 819 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) 2710 46
Roger reports an elevator rescue is in progress at 3916 State Street. (04/27/16) 1459 18
Lotusland announces the two winners from their fourth grade essay contest. [pic] (04/27/16) 1368 5
Roger reports a transient is throwing bottles onto the freeway in the 300 South Milpas area. (04/27/16) 1181 22
The Santa Barbara Golf Club has completed $140,000 in improvement projects through the Players' Improvement Fund. [pics] (04/27/16) 1365 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) 856 13
A tree fell on a parked car in the Camino Real Shopping Center due to high winds. [pic] (04/27/16) 3328 4

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