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A subscriber had an amazing helicopter ride yesterday and took these [pics] to share with the edhat community.
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An edhatter shares [pics] from a Sunday morning walk through the beautiful and peaceful Santa Barbara Cemetery.
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An edhat subscriber spotted what he thinks is the Google van. [pics]
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A subscriber noticed this batmobile-esque three-wheeler while at Hendry's Beach on Sunday. [pics]
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A water-wise subscriber is concerned about the sprinklers at Dos Pueblos High School which have been on for several hours this morning. [pic]
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An interesting van was spotted in front of the Santa Barbara Mission. [pic]
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Bernard Joseph "Bernie" Braun (February 28,1939 - March 21, 2015)
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An edhatter discovered a fluffy growth in his potted cactus. What is it?
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A subscriber encountered a sign indicating the closure of a popular horse-riding trail in the Foothills by Amapola Ranch.
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Three or four gunshots were heard two blocks up from downtown Summerland around 12:25am this morning. Any news?
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After flying with four excited eagles, John Wiley got this prismatic Pointillist look at a lazy whale. [pics]
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 03/29/15
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 29, 2015 reads comments
Roger reports an armed robbery at Goleta Beach, the suspects had a gun and were driving a black Audi. (03/29/15) 2247 13
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of tonight's glowing sunset. (03/29/15) 773 2
Cindy reports that spring has sprung on her ranch. [pic] (03/29/15) 1037 3
Roger reports a code 417: Brandishing a knife, victim is possibly inside Figueroa Mountain Brew and the suspect is BMA heading SB on Anacapa. (03/29/15) 1524 18
Would you say you want only the very best or that settling for good enough gives you time to enjoy all the rest? (03/29/15) 326 5
Alberto Paul Pizano (d. 2015) (03/29/15) 697 1
Cartoons: Mike shares another cartoon with the edhat community about prime parking spots. (03/29/15) 885 11
Roger reports a vehicle accident on Grand Ave. at SR-154. (03/29/15) 800 2
Max shares [pics] above the Santa Barbara Airport and Goleta on Friday. (03/29/15) 1074 2
Roger reports an assault in progress at Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens. (03/29/15) 1706 17
Santa Barbara County has ranked #6 in a recent poll of U.S. cities with the greatest income disparity. (03/29/15) 1328 28
Lauren: State Street has recently opened another pizza joint, Patxi's Chicago Pizza, and Lauren isn't mad about it. (03/29/15) 2218 18
William provides another update on the heron babies at the Goleta Slough. [pics] (03/29/15) 764 4
MARCH EDNESS: It was a close game this year but there can only be one March Edness winner! Check out the prizes and tie breaker. (03/29/15) 628 2
Sheriffs investigated a suspicious backpack found at Pea Soup Andersen's in Buellton on Friday night. (03/29/15) 876 12
The islands aren't just a destination for John Wiley, because of scenes like these along the way. [pics] (03/29/15) 1084 2
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Santa Barbara Family YMCA is committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. (03/29/15) 484 7
Where in the Santa Barbara area can I purchase freshly roasted coffee beans? (03/29/15) 1032 21
Can someone tell me what kind of camouflaged bug this is? (03/29/15) 833 9
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Chiquita, a five year old rescue who can nap just about anywhere. (03/29/15) 750 7
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Zoe, a beauty queen who loves admiration from afar. (03/29/15) 799 11
Updated with [pic]: Roger reports an traffic accident in the 400 block of Loma Alta, a truck drove into a tree and the subject is reportedly on the ground. (03/29/15) 1381 4
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 03/28/15 (03/29/15) 270 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 28, 2015 reads comments
MARCH EDNESS: What a game changer! This was the final photo of March Edness and it was hard. Did you guess it correctly for the final points? (03/28/15) 1015 6
MARCH EDNESS: It's day 20 of March Edness! Can you guess where this photo was taken? (03/28/15) 714 NA
A subscriber reports a DUI checkpoint set up on El Colegio going the back way through the campus. (03/28/15) 752 6
Roger reports an armed robbery with a club on State and Gutierrez resulting in stolen was an iPhone. suspect HMA withg a painters mask covering his mouth.. (03/28/15) 832 4
A subscriber wonders if rumors of a new McDonald's on Cabrillo and Yanonali are true. (03/28/15) 1976 20
A concerned subscriber warns readers of a hit and run that occurred around 6:00pm on the 101 North. The vehicle is a dark mid-sized vehicle. (03/28/15) 793 1
Santa Barbara District Attorney has announced that a man extradited from Maryland in 2013 has been convicted by jury of aggravated sexual assault of a child. [mug] (03/28/15) 1646 5
The Santa Barbara City Fire Department has cancelled any and all burn permits that have been issued. (03/28/15) 921 18
The Gaviota Safety Roadside Rest Area on US Highway 101 is scheduled to re-open Friday, March 27 at approximately 8 pm. (03/28/15) 464 6
UPDATE: A fatal accident involving a vehicle and high school student in Santa Ynez took place on Thursday evening. (03/28/15) 4584 38
Report of a male in his 60's Code 242 assaulting a 4 year old child in the parking lot between Macy's and Sees Candy. (03/28/15) 2092 8
It's Spring and Ed wants to see your seasonal themed pics! (03/28/15) 508 3
Roger reports a vegetation fire at 4004 Foxen Canyon, Los Olivos. County Fire responding. (03/28/15) 689 1
The U.S. Navy announced their initial review of San Miguel Island is complete and they will work to partially reopen the space to the public. (03/28/15) 1133 8
Roger reports SBPD are searching for a female subject who ran from them in the 1900 block of Elise Way. (03/28/15) 1123 7
Can someone identify this long fuzzy bug? (03/28/15) 1394 9
Chinese resident Duanying Chen, who allegedly strangled his girlfriend and tortured her puppy, appeared in court on Thursday. (03/28/15) 1578 24
A subscriber witnessed an arrest on State Street early Friday morning. [pics] (03/28/15) 2928 38
A subscriber captured [pics] of the elusive speed racer on State Street. (03/28/15) 2382 26
Roger has the scanner reports. Code 40, drunk in the Milpas Underpants; that's where the trolls live. (03/28/15) 1149 10
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (03/28/15) 183 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 27, 2015 reads comments
MARCH EDNESS: This blue star is easy to miss in the hustle and bustle of downtown life. Where is it? (03/27/15) 1177 1
MARCH EDNESS: It's day 19 of March Edness! Can you guess where this photo was taken? (03/27/15) 991 NA
I'm looking for a recommendation for someone who does vehicle pin striping. (03/27/15) 543 7
Santa Barbara Police have released a recent crime data report and highlights from February 2015. (03/27/15) 1581 add
A subscriber has provided the full list of development projects in the City of Goleta. (03/27/15) 1590 47
Do two armed coastguard boats always track Princess Cruises visiting Santa Barbara? [pic] (03/27/15) 2986 28
It's hot outside. How hot is it you ask? Check out what edhatters had to say. (03/27/15) 1354 20
The UCSB Police Department will conduct a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint on Friday, March 27th 2015. (03/27/15) 545 7
A subscriber is wondering if anybody else having problems with a termite bloom? (03/27/15) 1214 11
Near Hope north of State the planned maintenance outage scheduled for today at 12:30 has been rescheduled for April 20th. (03/27/15) 397 3
Roger reports a Hazardous Situation. Workman are working on live wires at Franklin School and want the children to stay inside the school. (03/27/15) 637 5
Roger reports a vehicle vs bicyclist traffic accident in the 800 block of State Street. (03/27/15) 817 22
With the drought we might expect a bad year for wildflowers on Figueroa Mountain. But the Forest Service says otherwise. (03/27/15) 988 1
A subscriber has a few questions for locals of Santa Barbara and needs your input. (03/27/15) 2612 84
Can anybody recommend someone who can cut down a very tall palm tree or remove its dead fonds? (03/27/15) 1012 21
Santa Barbara City College students share their thoughts on the teepee controversy that took over the campus earlier this month. (03/27/15) 1867 57
The scholarly journal, Mexican Studies/Estudios Mexicanos, has moved from UCI to UCSB. (03/27/15) 422 1
Drought-weary Nipomo will soon be getting some relief via a water pipeline from Santa Maria that is nearing completion. (03/27/15) 560 11
Raymond Charles Wilcox (September 26, 1945 - March 23, 2015) (03/27/15) 710 add
Roger reports a rollover traffic accident on State and Hitchcock Streets. (03/27/15) 1561 15
Roger reports a traffic accident involving a utility truck and vehicle on the 3300 block of Foothill. (03/27/15) 714 1
Max Rosenberg shares [pics] of a sailing race that took place Wednesday. (03/27/15) 1077 9
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (03/27/15) 234 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 26, 2015 reads comments
MARCH EDNESS: The Niña, Pinta, and Santa Maria are memorialized all over town, but where is the ship mural in this photo located? (03/26/15) 949 4
MARCH EDNESS: It's day 18 of March Edness! Can you guess where this photo was taken? (03/26/15) 980 NA
A spur-of-the-moment fundraiser by Pascucci restaurant has raised $1000 for the family of a burn victim. [pics] (03/26/15) 1312 12
I have an old craftsman home that does not have enough ventilation and holds the heat in. Can anyone recommend someone? (03/26/15) 1198 19
A subscriber is looking for a hair-stylist who really knows how to cut and style baby-fine, dead-straight hair. (03/26/15) 1177 15
Solvang has been mentioned in a "Kill List" made by ISIS to threaten U.S. servicemen and cities. (03/26/15) 4518 29
A subscriber noticed new installations on the Los Carneros overpass, but what are they? [pics] (03/26/15) 2153 19
Roger reports a possible missing child: a mother saw her daughter enter Granny Flats but has not exited. (03/26/15) 2534 27
A bill by Sen. Jackson that would permit community colleges to discipline students for sexual assault violations passed out of the Senate Education Committee today. (03/26/15) 712 14
A subscriber might have spotted a rare bird in Goleta. [pic] (03/26/15) 2261 14
Montecito rocker Kenny Loggins is heading for the altar for the third time, reports Richard Mineards. (03/26/15) 2627 25
The playground area equipment at La Mesa Park has been closed for almost 3 weeks, is there an update on when it will re-open? (03/26/15) 832 7
A subscriber shares an update to the parking chaos surrounding the El Encanto Hotel. [pic] (03/26/15) 2422 34
The southbound on and off-ramps at Los Carneros will open on April 1st as the Fairview ramps will close. (03/26/15) 679 3
A subscriber shares comments regarding the Casa Dorinda expansion at the Montecito Association Land Use Planning Committee meeting on Monday. (03/26/15) 949 15
Roger reports possible burglary suspects who are reportedly ringing bells and knocking on doors on Stow Canyon. (03/26/15) 1756 33
Residents have recently suggested adding a four-way stop sign to Highway 154, reports KEYT. (03/26/15) 1376 29
UCSB Library's collection of Vernacular Wax Cylinder Recordings will be included in the National Recording Registry. (03/26/15) 403 add
UPDATE: Steve McGovern shares some [pics] of the great blue heron parents before the babies arrived. (03/26/15) 976 10
A subscriber was at some tidepools on Saturday and found a tiny octopus. [pics] (03/26/15) 1692 8
The northbound on-ramp to US Highway 101 at Fairview Avenue will be closed 24/7 beginning late Monday night, March 30. (03/26/15) 756 2
Edhat subscribers share their favorite sunset and lenticular cloud [pics] from Tuesday. (03/26/15) 1938 8
Is anyone else experiencing a slowdown in the delivery of Netflix DVDs since the first of the year? (03/26/15) 1539 54
Roger reports an assault with a weapon on Micheltorena and State Streets near Trinity church. (03/26/15) 761 5
Roger has the scanner reports. Drunk drinking on the back steps of Marshalls 900 Block of State Street. (03/26/15) 971 1
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (03/26/15) 257 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Mar 25, 2015 reads comments
MARCH EDNESS: Stained glass windows are all over Santa Barbara, but this one is different. Did you find it? (03/25/15) 1372 add
MARCH EDNESS: It's day 17 of March Edness! Can you guess where this photo was taken? (03/25/15) 961 NA
UPDATE: Roger reports an out of control "controlled burn" in a canyon off North Patterson. A Sheriff states there's a little too much smoke. (03/25/15) 8199 97
A subscriber shares a short [vid] from Bike Night last week held at Moto Loco. (03/25/15) 738 add
Long-awaited traffic improvements to South Glen Annie and Hollister Avenue will begin shortly. (03/25/15) 880 add

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