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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 26, 2015 reads comments
Oil Spill: Members from the International Bird Rescue clean an oiled brown pelican at the Los Angeles Oiled Bird Care and Education Center. [pics] (05/26/15) 472 add
A subscriber shares a [pic] of a coral ginger blooming in Santa Barbara. (05/26/15) 647 4
You can see a new type of oil containment booms in these aerials of "bucket beach" from John Wiley. [pics] (05/26/15) 871 1
Elizabeth Ann (Sizer) Freet (February 10, 1942- May 16, 2015) (05/26/15) 231 add
Edhatters share photos from their Memorial Day celebration. (05/26/15) 509 4
Roger reports protesters at the Santa Barbara Mission, apparently posting signs on the Mission. [pic] (05/26/15) 2514 43
Doris Evangeline "Cathy" Paradise (October 26, 1913 - April 21, 2015) (05/26/15) 227 add
I need help identifying this bird who has been frequenting our hummer feeder regularly for the past couple weeks. [pics] (05/26/15) 1411 8
Oil Spill: Volunteers from the general public will be used to assist with beach clean-up and various tasks over the next several days. (05/26/15) 1679 3
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of volunteer efforts at Refugio Beach right after the oil spill. (05/26/15) 1819 4
Oil Spill: Plains All American Pipeline releases a summary of talking points prepared for a news conference held yesterday. (05/26/15) 1628 32
Thousands of UCSB students and community members turned out to commemorate the one year anniversary of the Isla Vista killings. (05/26/15) 1407 2
An edhat subscriber just heard sirens downtown. Anyone know what's happening? (05/26/15) 1730 1
Does anyone know when/if there will be some old plane flyovers today? (05/26/15) 1600 7
There's something truly noble to John Wiley about these local heroes who took on the oil spill with orange buckets. [pics] (05/26/15) 1749 6
Latest Oil Spill Update: The Unified Command has released more updates on the clean-up effort of the oil spill at Refugio Beach in Santa Barbara County. (05/26/15) 10040 85
FICTION: Bud Stuart shares a poem about Memorial Day. (05/26/15) 1231 2
Injury Traffic Accident: 1800 Block of East Cabrillo at the Los Patos Railroad crossing involving two vehicles. (05/26/15) 1319 3
Malcolm Gene Morehouse (January 19, 1924 - April 30, 2015) (05/26/15) 1221 add
Updated: Edhatters share [pics] from I Madonnari, Santa Barbara's Italian street painting festival. (05/26/15) 3533 14
Roger has the scanner reports. Didn't do much for my birthday; ate, watched dvds, listened to the scanner, treated Joey Canoli to good grub, too. (05/26/15) 1789 19
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/26/15) 1172 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/25/15. Happy Memorial Day! (05/26/15) 1238 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 25, 2015 reads comments
Oil Spill: The general public can volunteer at the Refugio Incident by registering for training over the next several days. (05/25/15) 1818 15
Can any Edhat readers help me identify this beauty in my kitchen sink? [pics] (05/25/15) 2152 6
UPDATE: Roger reports a possible drowning victim in a swimming pool in the 100 Block of North Hope. (05/25/15) 2889 11
Roger reports a Code 415 where a group of females are attempting to fight each other on State and Ortega. (05/25/15) 1596 12
Roger reports that SBPD are responding Code 3 to an unknown type of disturbance on State and Haley Streets. (05/25/15) 1244 8
Oil Spill: The cleanup continues for the Refugio Oil Spill as the number of affected sea life increases.  (05/25/15) 1409 28
Oil Spill: Roger reports a protest against oil drilling on West Beach. SBPD is on scene monitoring march with approx 50-70 protesters. [pic] (05/25/15) 1786 43
Oil Spill: Plains All American Pipeline issued a press release regarding the tools they used to maintain their pipeline systems. (05/25/15) 883 15
A subscriber saw what seemed to be a lunar eclipse driving up the coast from Ventura to Santa Barbara Saturday Night. Did anyone else see it? (05/25/15) 945 8
Oil Spill: Assemblymember Das Williams surveyed the Refugio oil spill site and met with response officials. [pics] (05/25/15) 1080 16
Oil Spill: Santa Barbara County remains actively involved in the response to the Refugio Oil Spill. (05/25/15) 1041 7
Roger reports a two vehicle accident with injury on Highway 101 at Santa Monica. Fire, Medics, and CHP are responding. (05/25/15) 629 1
Jesse shares breathtaking pictures of the Milky Way over Santa Barbara. [pic] (05/25/15) 1771 12
How do you get the oil/tar off your feet? What is the safest way, the environmentally safest way? (05/25/15) 1965 55
The Restaurant Guy says that the legendary Santa Barbara Esau's at 721 Chapala Street closes their doors on Monday, May 25th. (05/25/15) 2947 28
Does anyone know of a roofing company that may have been in business in Santa Barbara in the 80's that installed Cal Shake products? (05/25/15) 1080 12
Cris shares aerial [pics] of the oil spill at the coast of UCSB. (05/25/15) 1351 4
A subscriber heard multiple sirens heading toward Isla Vista down Stroke Rd. Does anyone know what's up? (05/25/15) 891 3
Oil Spill: The City of Goleta states that at this point, there is no public health reason to close Haskell's and Ellwood Beaches due to the Refugio Oil Spill. (05/25/15) 819 7
Subscriber Chuck Cagara caught a male Hooded Oriole at one of his feeders enjoying a lunch of fresh and juicy meal worms. [pics] (05/25/15) 1370 9
Roger reports a rollover traffic accident with a possible fatality on Highway 166 MM 32 in Santa Maria. (05/25/15) 735 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 24, 2015 reads comments
An edhat subscriber inspected Haskells beach on Friday afternoon after the Refugio oil spill. [pics] (05/24/15) 2708 26
The UCSB Cambodian Students organization put on a performance Friday night "Know Your Roots". (05/24/15) 606 1
A subscriber is curious about the scaffolding supported remains of the old Californian Hotel on lower State Street. (05/24/15) 1479 5
Los Padres National Forest officials announced that road work on the Santa Barbara Ranger District will experience delays of up to 30 minutes on Paradise Road beginning May 26, 2015. (05/24/15) 404 3
Roger reports an injury traffic accident in front of the ARCO station at 1935 State Street involving two vehicles and blocking traffic. (05/24/15) 678 3
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound near the Castillo offramp, a vehicle crashed into a wall. (05/24/15) 551 2
A Guadalupe elementary school was featured on the Ellen DeGeneres Show on Friday afternoon. (05/24/15) 1100 7
Roger reports a possible protest in progress at Haskells Beach, SBSO is sending a few deputies to the scene. (05/24/15) 1743 14
EDBIT: Steve The Guinea Pig, a Santa Barbara local, garnered a lot of fame recently as he took a road trip across the U.S. (05/24/15) 1138 9
Lauren: 92.9 KJEE put together another awesome Summer Round Up Concert this past Sunday at the Santa Barbara Bowl. (05/24/15) 845 add
Mark shares an aerial drone [pic] of Hendry's Beach to kick off the long weekend. (05/24/15) 1575 13
It's been a year since the tragedy occurred in Isla Vista and edhat takes a moment to remember those we've lost. (05/24/15) 649 2
Charles shares [pics] from lunch in Pismo Beach. (05/24/15) 982 13
A subscriber received an automated call from the Goleta Water District prohibiting water usage. (05/24/15) 3962 19
The oil spill at Refugio is reminding local Santa Barbara County residents of the devestating spill in 1969. (05/24/15) 4064 7
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Coastal Housing Partnership is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving the community by assisting local employees with their home buying needs. (05/24/15) 3236 5
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Felicity, a shy girl who enjoys treats and is available for adoption. (05/24/15) 3354 6
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Indie, an amazing therapy dog. (05/24/15) 3453 8
Roger reports a strong-arm robbery in the 1400 block of Chapala. The suspect is a thin white male, 17-18 years old, wearing a white t-shirt and jeans. (05/24/15) 3765 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 23, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber reports a traffic accident in the 900 block of Flora Vista. (05/23/15) 1082 6
John Palminteri reports a sea lion on Coal Oil Point beach shows signs of swimming in the oil slick from Refugio. [pics] (05/23/15) 1315 3
Two water rescues were reported on Friday afternoon, one at Goleta Beach and the other off Santa Cruz island. [pic] (05/23/15) 1683 4
UPDATE: A subscriber reports an RV fire in the La Cumbre Shopping Center on Thursday evening. [pics] (05/23/15) 2983 22
Roger reports a traffic accident on the 154 and San Antonio Creek Road, a vehicle crashed into a pole. (05/23/15) 834 1
Time is running out on the peak wildflower display at the SB Botanic Garden. (05/23/15) 904 1
Clive Badi De Comarmond was sentenced to 41 years in state prison for child molestation. (05/23/15) 812 add
UPDATE: A subscriber reports a vehicle and brush fire on Highway 101 just after the 154 exit. [pics] (05/23/15) 3157 14
The inaugural SoCal 300 Race started today at noon off the Santa Barbara Yacht Club. [pics] (05/23/15) 889 3
County Supervisor Salud Carbajal is seeking community members who live in the First District and are interested in serving on various commissions or boards. (05/23/15) 732 add
Santa Barbara Response Network volunteers will be in IV in the coming days to offer their compassionate presence for the anniversary of the IV Mass Murders. (05/23/15) 411 add
UCSB researchers join forces, combine expertise to help assess potential impacts of Refugio oil spill (05/23/15) 694 4
I need a lawyer for what I think is a simple matter of obtaining a restraining order against my neighbor. (05/23/15) 2539 35
Send in photos that showcase the beauty and nature that surrounds Santa Barbara! (05/23/15) 789 7
A subscriber reports a Tesla pop-up shop on the corner of Chapala and Carrillo in Santa Barbara. [pics] (05/23/15) 2760 24
The Independent: Updated with MSNBC video - Plains All American Pipeline, the company responsible for the recent oil spill at Refugio Beach, is operating outside the regulatory oversight of planners. (05/23/15) 2068 13
Oil Spill: An edhat subscriber took a [pic] of an oiled pelican on Sands Beach after the oil spill at Refugio, and SeaWorld cleans off a sea lion pup. (05/23/15) 1377 10
Scientology was the topic of the May Humanist Society talk. Back in the 1960s the writer Paulette Cooper had researched and written about Scientology. And suffered greatly for doing so. (05/23/15) 2064 18
The Santa Barbara Unified School District has announced two new principals at Cleveland and Roosevelt Elementary Schools. [pics] (05/23/15) 1301 8
Oil Spill: A subscriber reports a possible scam at Goleta Beach where two men were recruiting people to join the oil spill cleanup crew. (05/23/15) 2552 18
A subscriber reports an internet outage with Verizon that will reportedly be repaired by 11:30 am. (05/23/15) 639 6
The Avoid the 12 DUI Task Force is deploying officers this holiday weekend at DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoints and DUI Saturation Patrols countywide to stop and arrest drunk or drugged drivers. (05/23/15) 691 6
The Arlington Theatre celebrates its 84th birthday and Mark captures a beautiful aerial [pic]. (05/23/15) 1041 5
Santa Barbara City Firefighters responded to a report of a garage fire in the 300 block of La Marina early this morning. [pic] (05/23/15) 925 2
Roger has the scanner reports. Campers 1800 Block of State Street. (05/23/15) 1227 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/23/15) 217 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 22, 2015 reads comments
Oil Spill: A fact sheet has been released regarding the coastal oil spill at Refugio Beach in Santa Barbara County and California Governor Jerry Brown issued an emergency proclamation. (05/22/15) 4777 28
Roger reports a vehicle momentarly stuck on the railroad tracks at Garden Street as the Amtrak approached. The train stopped in time, vehicle was not hit. (05/22/15) 773 3
Oil Spill Images: Mark Sanchez and John Wiley share photos and [vid] of the oil slick moving from Refugio toward El Capitan. (05/22/15) 1917 6
A subscriber seeks new ways to use collected soft water. (05/22/15) 803 10
A subscriber remembers a roller blading rink in Goleta and wonders what happened to it. (05/22/15) 891 14
Westside Boys and Girls club hosted a free concert with Jeff Bridges and Pink. A subscriber shares a [pic] from her experience. (05/22/15) 1705 6
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department will hold a graduation ceremony for 18 newly appointed Firefighters on Friday. [pic] (05/22/15) 919 8
This afternoon a very fine bird arrived in a subscribers backyard and shared a meal with a squirrel under a birdfeeder. Can anyone ID it? [pics] (05/22/15) 2013 28
A suspect is wanted for escaping the electronic monitoring system near the Lompoc Aquatic Center. [mug] (05/22/15) 1105 1
Cindy Stevens had a special memorial honor at Hendry's. [pics] (05/22/15) 1037 4
Caltrans and the California Highway Patrol are reminding motorists to drive safely this Memorial Day weekend. (05/22/15) 281 1
The City received $1,505,556 in Transient Occupancy Tax for the month of April 2015, a 3% increase over April 2014. (05/22/15) 365 6
A subscriber would an identification on a bug they found at their house. [pic] (05/22/15) 1434 10
SBA expects Airport traffic to be heavier on Memorial Day Weekend so passengers are encouraged to give themselves extra time prior to departure. (05/22/15) 337 add
Roger reports a bicyclist down 150 feet of the entrance of SBCC Engine 6 responding with medics. (05/22/15) 792 4
UPDATE: The Santa Barbara County Water Guardians held a protest regarding the Refugio oil spill on Thursday at the Santa Barbara Courthouse. [pics] (05/22/15) 3946 73
UC Santa Barbara has once again placed among the top 10 in Leiden University's annual rankings of the 750 best major universities in the world. (05/22/15) 746 9
Two thousand dollars was raised Wednesday evening at the Tip-A-Cop event in Goleta. [pics] (05/22/15) 635 1
Roger reports an injury traffic accident involving a bicyclist near 200 West Cabrillo. (05/22/15) 674 3
A pile driving operation as part of the Goleta Drainage Project will begin Thursday, June 4.  (05/22/15) 425 3

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