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Max Rosenberg took this [pic] today of Lake Cachuma.
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An incident occurred at the Santa Barbara County Animal Shelter yesterday that resulted in the death of a dog.
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TRAVEL: Our dedicated staff member spent time in Rome and the edhat bag made a few appearances!
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Roger reports a Peeping Tom described as a white male adult with a grey beard. He's wearing a white shirt and last seen in the 200 block of Ellwood Beach Dr.
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Send in all your "F" themed photos to edhat! Food, Fun, Flags, Flowers, you name it and send it in.
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California State Lands Commission has completed a Recirculated Draft Environmental Impact Report for the proposed Revised PRC 421 Recommissioning Project.
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Roger reports a Code 20002: a non-injury hit and run involving a black Nissan with New Mexico plates. It hit 2 parked vehicles and fled.
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Martin William Halseth (November 27, 1938 - July 17, 2014)
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23 Cadets representing a coalition of local agencies are to graduate from the Law Enforcement Explorer Academy.
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Frederick E. Dowhower (September 27, 1945 - July 17, 2014)
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A UCSB scientist and colleagues warn that widespread contraction of the planet's animal life could have harmful effects on human well-being.
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A town-hall meeting took place on Monday to discuss self-governance of the unincorporated Isla Vista community.
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The body of a Lompoc woman was found in La Habra,CA and police are asking the public for information.
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Roger has the scanner reports. Male unknown to female in her residence 1000 Block of Garden. SBPD detained the subject when they arrived.
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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 07/25/14
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 25, 2014 reads comments
An edhat subscriber shares beautiful shots of the harbor and one crazy large trimaran. [pics] (07/25/14) 2135 13
Two former Lompoc wrestling coaches were found not guilty of battery by a jury in Santa Maria on Wednesday. (07/25/14) 582 1
Beachbummer was walking around Montecito and took these [pics] that show the current housing market situation. (07/25/14) 3306 21
The Independent: Worries emerge that traffic from La Entrada may back up to the railroad tracks on State Street when construction is complete. (07/25/14) 965 16
A married couple has been arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sale and child endangerment. [mugs] (07/25/14) 3454 21
Has anyone else gotten sick from the recalled fruit from Trader Joe's and other stores? (07/25/14) 2205 38
The former editor of Mission and State is speaking out about the recent end of the non-profit investigative journalism project. (07/25/14) 1618 20
Sixty five drivers were cited in Goleta during the recent pedestrian crosswalk sting. (07/25/14) 1612 28
Report that a vehicle hit a giant goose and it's now dead on the bike path, 1100 East Cabrillo. (07/25/14) 1083 25
The next Start Smart class is scheduled for Tuesday, August 05, 2014, at 6 P.M. (07/25/14) 471 1
There was still plenty of room left to grab a spot at today's Concert in the Park. [pic] (07/25/14) 1579 25
Animal Rescue Team has been busy rescuing native wildlife and thought edhatters would enjoy this [pic]. (07/25/14) 1283 22
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of a winged beauty. (07/25/14) 1090 8
District Attorney Dudley announced that UCSB Professor Mireille Miller-Young has pleaded no contest to all charges filed against her after she allegedly struck a pro-life protestor. (07/25/14) 1668 55
The Restaurant Guy says that a new eatery named Himalayan Kitchen has opened at the former home of All India Café. (07/25/14) 1369 11
I'm looking to pick up some take-out and have a picnic dinner with my family. Any suggestions on where we should go? (07/25/14) 1553 33
A subscriber reports another Traffic Police sting at Foothill and Los Olivos. (07/25/14) 1017 12
Updated with photos - There is a sheared fire hydrant with a 70 foot geyser on Milpas at Indio Muerto. Send in photos! (07/25/14) 1597 25
The Independent: The most well-known newsman in Santa Barbara is of course, John Palminteri. Read more about this man about town. (07/25/14) 1251 24
Can edhatters provide tips on deterring skunks from the home and backyard? (07/25/14) 1105 31
It's Hip to Snip brings half price spay or neuter surgeries to Santa Barbara County dogs and cats at select agencies during the month of August. (07/25/14) 436 19
Which radio stations do you preset on your radio when living in SB and why? (07/25/14) 1343 66
The nonprofit investigative journalism website Mission and State has been shut down, according to the Santa Barbara Foundation. (07/25/14) 1716 33
WHERE IS IT?: We knew it was a hard one, but some of you might be a little rusty. Did you guess the location in the Wednesday Where Is It photo? (07/25/14) 1504 11
Roger reported a possible structure fire with smoke seen in the Nomad Village mobile homes off Calle Real, but it turns out to not be a fire. (07/25/14) 448 4
Possible structure fire with a subject inside, located in the 3900 block of Carpinteria Ave. (07/25/14) 623 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (07/25/14) 205 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 07/24/14 (07/25/14) 246 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 24, 2014 reads comments
WHERE IS IT?: Yes that's right, we're bringing back "Wednesday Where Is It?" and this week is pretty hard. Can you guess where this is? (07/24/14) 2212 NA
A subscriber shares a [pic] of home improvements on a house that was once renowned for its unusual adornment. (07/24/14) 3039 19
The City of Santa Barbara collected approximately $1.67 million in Transient Occupancy Tax revenues in June, a 7.9% increase over the same month last year. (07/24/14) 424 7
A reader wonders what benefits people have noticed due to the dry conditions. (07/24/14) 1240 32
CNN is looking for photos of dry lawns in city parks and John Palminteri sent this [pic] in showcasing the dog days of summer. (07/24/14) 2111 18
ART noticed this gorgeous osprey perched on power lines with a fish in its talons. [pics] (07/24/14) 1673 8
The Retired Teachers Association of Santa Barbara held their annual scholarship dinner at Vista del Monte in the spring. [pic] (07/24/14) 749 4
A wind advisory is in effect until midnight tonight for the south coast of Santa Barbara. (07/24/14) 717 3
Were any edhatters awoken last night by mechanical/construction or similar noise? Anyone know what the source may be? (07/24/14) 1235 15
Due to public health concerns, state and local ordinances pertaining to roving food vending will be strictly enforced. (07/24/14) 1871 35
Roger reports suspicious circumstances of a man cruising around with two young females. (07/24/14) 2137 17
An edhat subscriber was at Goleta Beach and noticed an unusual amount of tar. (07/24/14) 1334 27
An edhatter reports that a spot fire, caused by a car accident, near Hesperia is being put out. [pics] (07/24/14) 860 2
Max shares awesome aerial [pics] from a recent helicopter flight over Santa Barbara. (07/24/14) 2284 26
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds people that dehydration can take place quickly and can be dangerous, even fatal. (07/24/14) 792 9
A subscriber found a unique bird on their patio. Does anyone know what it is? [pics] (07/24/14) 2406 28
TRAVEL: An edhat subscriber ventured to LA for a Lady Gaga concert at the Staples Center. (07/24/14) 943 8
Share your caption for this photo submitted by an edhat subscriber. (07/24/14) 1008 25
Updated Statistics by the SBPD - There is a huge police traffic sting on upper State St. Dozens of motorcycle police are giving citations. (07/24/14) 5757 84
Santa Barbara County's first major solar project was unanimously approved by the Planning Commission. (07/24/14) 880 11
The Coast Guard Cutter was moving along the coast before sunset on Tuesday. [pics] (07/24/14) 1266 5
A subscriber reports a medical emergency at Stearn's Wharf on Wednesday morning. [pics] (07/24/14) 1515 23
City of Santa Barbara water customers have reduced their water use by 15%. (07/24/14) 958 16
There's an elaborate shelter built on Hendry's beach. Does anyone know who lives there? [pic] (07/24/14) 2915 20
A subscriber captured [pics] of a rattlesnake posed to strike. (07/24/14) 2429 14
A subscriber reported a shark sighting off the Isla Vista coast on Tuesday. [pics] (07/24/14) 2997 19
Roger has the scanner reports. Then she disappeared into the Sportsman never to be seen or heard from again. (07/24/14) 1524 15
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (07/24/14) 243 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 23, 2014 reads comments
A subscriber snapped [pics] of mystery construction on State and Mason. Does anyone have any information on the project? (07/23/14) 3048 29
Roger reports a subject down in an alley near the 3600 block of State Street stating he had been robbed and assaulted. (07/23/14) 1593 19
Sixteen local residents have graduated from the Santa Barbara Sheriff Citizen's Academy. [pic] (07/23/14) 1450 2
A subscriber reports a traffic accident on Cathedral Oaks at Dara Road with one vehicle up a retaining wall. (07/23/14) 864 add
The Independent: [Updated with video] Well-known DUI attorney Darryl Genis has been accused of photographing and tampering with a prosecutor's papers during a recent DUI trial. (07/23/14) 3507 54
A subscriber shares a [pic] of the drought stricken lagoon in Hope Ranch that looks more like Death Valley. (07/23/14) 2624 30
The Santa Barbara bicycling community suffered a devastating loss on Friday, July 18 with the sudden passing of Ralph Fertig. (07/23/14) 2570 13
A subscriber reports a dead seal washed ashore on Butterfly Beach. [pic] (07/23/14) 1146 19
Roger reports suspicious circumstances regarding two subjects who allegedly beat up another subject and dragged him into a vehicle. (07/23/14) 1267 6
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a caterpillar, but which end is up? (07/23/14) 951 6
The gang injunction petition has been denied by Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Colleen Sterne. (07/23/14) 2166 37
Updated with photos and SBC Fire Press Release: Structure Fire at 447 Ellwood Beach Drive. Fire and medics are responding to possible injuries. (07/23/14) 4898 33
Any ideas on what kind of large ant-looking creature this is? [pic] (07/23/14) 2232 34
Report of a lewd subject by the kiddy pool at Los Banos. Male adult exposing himself between the pool and a picnic table. (07/23/14) 1390 14
Here's what we found when we came to work this morning. [pics] (07/23/14) 3165 24
Here is a list of summer construction projects underway throughout the Santa Barbara Unified School District. (07/23/14) 751 add
An edhat subscriber reports that there was police activity on Palos Verdes Drive in Goleta last night. (07/23/14) 1038 4
Renee Cavalier Fox (December 15, 1961 - July 15, 2014) (07/23/14) 1159 1
Edhat readers report seeing a green light fall from the sky last night. Anyone else see it? (07/23/14) 1554 12
Any suggestions or tips for a fun, eventful first trip to the islands? (07/23/14) 1387 18
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (07/23/14) 290 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 22, 2014 reads comments
Edhat subscribers share cloud and sunset [pics]. (07/22/14) 1060 3
There are about 10 floating lights that just rose from downtown SB. Does anyone know what they're for? (07/22/14) 3107 24
Allergan announced earlier this week they will cut 1,500 jobs, including the closure of their Santa Barbara facility. (07/22/14) 4093 66
A subscriber reports an owl rescue right outside their office window. [pics] (07/22/14) 2109 16
Updated Information - Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office are responding to a body found at Lake Cachuma. (07/22/14) 4132 14
The Santa Barbara Police Department is advising participants of this year's Fiesta Cruiser Ride to expect enforcement of all bicycle related traffic laws. (07/22/14) 2248 79
Police agencies will be conducting a crosswalk directed patrol in the Santa Barbara and Goleta area. (07/22/14) 1693 33
Betty Frances Keoppel (May 30, 1930 - July 12, 2014) (07/22/14) 356 add
We just had our sewer pumped and the truck left oil stains on our brick driveway. How have other edhatters handled this problem? (07/22/14) 1466 18
A moving truck knocked over a fire hydrant this morning in Goleta, causing a huge geyser. [pic] (07/22/14) 2432 19
I am looking for giclee printers in Santa Barbara. (07/22/14) 1280 10
To accommodate the needs of spectators at the Fiesta Historical Parade, the SBPD will suspend enforcement of 75 and 90 minute curb parking only on August 1. (07/22/14) 703 9
An edhatter is curious what others think about the 2014 Fiesta poster. (07/22/14) 3730 91
Highway surface improvements on Highway 101 in Gaviota begins on Thursday. (07/22/14) 527 add
We went out sailing Sunday and saw this tall ship leaving Santa Barbara. [pic] (07/22/14) 2332 8
Margaret Jeanne Heiduk (September 18, 1940 - July 14, 2014) (07/22/14) 733 1
What is the official, legal status of Uber in Santa Barbara? (07/22/14) 2529 34
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