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POWDRELL: Once relegated to being just a sidekick in a salad, now there's avocado ale, avocado ice cream, avocado smoothies and avocado brownies.
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Santa Barbara County approved a replacement project for the entrance bridge of Goleta Park Beach, reports KEYT.
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NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: World Dance for Humanity is a community of dancers and donors working to bring hope and help to people in need.
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The Independent: The Architectural Board of Review approved the proposal of a temporary art village in the Funk Zone made out of storage containers.
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DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Tory, a hiking and camping extraordinaire.
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CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Moxie, a smart and beautiful cat who thinks her humans are pretty cool.
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 09/20/14
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 20, 2014 reads comments
In addition to the work during the week, the contractor is scheduled to work on the Los Carneros Bridge Project the next few Saturdays to keep the project on track. (09/20/14) 286 2
An edhatter reports the County Fire Department issued the following Code 20: Medical Emergency with Helicopter Rescue, Pendola Area. (09/20/14) 1441 14
It's International Talk Like A Pirate Day! Share your pirate or "P" themed photos with the edhat community. (09/20/14) 867 14
A subscriber shares a funny cropped [pic] from the Arlington Theatre marquee. (09/20/14) 1772 12
Infamous landlord, Dario Pini, is suing the City of Carpinteria for "excessive" administrative fees, reports The Independent. (09/20/14) 1374 25
Roger reports Kermit McKenzie Junior High School in Guadalupe has been evacuated due to an electrical fire in the principal's office. (09/20/14) 232 add
Nicolas Holzer entered a not guilty plea after allegedly murdering his parents and two sons, reports The Independent. (09/20/14) 965 7
Larry shares a [pic] of the fog creeping up on Refugio. (09/20/14) 913 6
Edhatters share photos and [vid] of the long lines on State Street waiting for the iPhone 6. (09/20/14) 2318 77
A subscriber shares [pics] of unique clouds over La Cumbre Plaza. (09/20/14) 1140 9
The Independent: A complaint into City Hall about Cajun Kitchen Café's "Gator Boy" mural sparked an official review. (09/20/14) 2607 42
As the drought deepens, the Bird Refuge is seeming less like a refuge as seen in this pic from John Wiley. [pic] (09/20/14) 1753 15
Roger has the scanner reports. Cliff and Oceano vehicle vs Vespa. (09/20/14) 842 6
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/20/14) 200 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 09/19/14 (09/20/14) 336 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 19, 2014 reads comments
A subscriber saw this handsome bird at the end of the breakwater last week. (09/19/14) 1972 18
Roger reports that numerous motorists ran into a dead cow on the Highway 101 at Highway 1 with no people injured. (09/19/14) 1323 17
Overnight work is scheduled Monday, September 22 at 7 p.m. through Tuesday, September 23 at 5 a.m. These construction activities will be done to prepare for the traffic signal installation at South Glen Annie Road. (09/19/14) 382 4
The Goleta Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Friday night, September 19, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:30 a.m. (09/19/14) 770 4
The CHP will conduct a sobriety/driver license checkpoint this evening, September 18, 2014, from 9:15 p.m. to 3:15 a.m. on Chapala Street between Gutierrez Street and Haley Street. (09/19/14) 289 3
Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley alerts our community about an aggressive phone scam targeting taxpayers in SB County. (09/19/14) 2080 8
Roger reports a combative patient on Hwy 101 near the Cabrillo Underpass at Hot Springs Road. (09/19/14) 951 9
Roger reports a possible battery by a 60-year-old male wearing a grey striped shirt who told a female he was an officer after grabbing her. (09/19/14) 869 3
A local [pic] a subscriber took at Hendry's Beach has been selected by National Geographic Magazine's Daily Dozen. (09/19/14) 3631 29
The view of the harbor and mountains from Brophy Bros made Max Rosenberg glad he lives in Santa Barbara. [pic] (09/19/14) 2056 7
SBPD released recent crime data for the City of Santa Barbara collected by the Police Department and provided to the Mayor and City Council. [pics] (09/19/14) 1473 12
Caltrans workers hit the highways for coastal cleanup week. (09/19/14) 264 1
Roger reports SBSO Police Activity in the 5600 block of Hollister with 2 subjects, seeking an adult Black female possibly with a replica handgun. (09/19/14) 981 28
The Independent: Santa Barbara tenants are facing extreme competition and record rates for apartment rentals. (09/19/14) 3453 77
Robert E. Lee Bates (June 28, 1931 - May 23, 2014) (09/19/14) 1117 6
Has anyone else received a robocall with an invitation to attend a paid 'focus group' at a hotel in SB on Saturday? (09/19/14) 1216 25
Cottage Hospital and SBCC have joined efforts in a new program to keep SBCC student athletes safer on the playing field and court during sports season. (09/19/14) 707 7
Giovanni Battista (John) Battagin (July 8th, 1915 - August 31, 2014) (09/19/14) 367 add
An edhat reader has some questions regarding the City of Santa Barbara's water reclamation system. (09/19/14) 1427 26
Injury traffic accident on Highway 101 northbound, just south of Las Positas. Fire, medics, and CHP are responding. (09/19/14) 725 add
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/19/14) 212 add
Traffic accident in the 5700 block of Hollister, a vehicle vs pedestrian. (09/19/14) 664 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 18, 2014 reads comments
The Santa Barbara Organic Soup Kitchen offered free samples today at a "pop up" site in the Public Market, reports John Palminteri. [pics] Updated (09/18/14) 1118 7
A subscriber shares this [pic] of a melted candle and asks edhatters to finish this sentence: "It was SO HOT..." (09/18/14) 1631 19
The Santa Barbara Unified School District Oversight Committees are seeking new members. (09/18/14) 542 add
Do any of you edhatters know whether Knapp's Castle is currently accessible? I remember reading a while back that it was closed for some sort of construction. (09/18/14) 2114 21
2 Injury accidents vehicle vs pedestrian 900 Block of State and accident involving a vespa Cliff at (09/18/14) 1070 11
Vegetation Fire highway 166 at Tepusquet Road Santa Maria full fire response.. (09/18/14) 870 8
The CHP is reporting a minor injury traffic collision on the 154. (09/18/14) 1043 6
A subscriber reports a tree down on the Jesusita Trail that is blocking the path. [pic] (09/18/14) 2046 22
The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Santa Barbara south coast. (09/18/14) 1029 24
A subscriber noticed a Christmas display at Costco, when it's 93 degrees outside. [pic] (09/18/14) 2285 47
The Independent: A local musician is suing the City of Santa Barbara for injuries he sustained while falling off his bike due to uneven pavement. (09/18/14) 3430 49
A paving project on U.S. Highway 101 from Santa Maria Way to Broadway (State Route135) will result in lane/ramp closures this weekend. (09/18/14) 313 add
The California Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety/driver license checkpoint on Thursday, September 18, 2014, in the Santa Barbara City limits. (09/18/14) 696 13
Leslie J. Schantz (October 9, 1958 - June 14, 2014) (09/18/14) 1024 2
My fiancé and I are looking for wedding favor ideas. (09/18/14) 1558 38
Roger has the scanner reports. I used to find an outlet on a building I was guarding and cook full-on dinners. (09/18/14) 1087 16
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/18/14) 215 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 17, 2014 reads comments
Westmont College in the Montecito hills has a full scale emergency response plan, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (09/17/14) 926 add
Roger reports a traffic accident involving a vehicle and a bear on Highway 154 at San Antonio Creek Road. (09/17/14) 2558 45
Roger reports a train struck and killed a pedestrian just south of Milpas Street near Ninos Drive. (09/17/14) 3134 34
At Sierra Club's Lizard's Mouth Cleanup an exceptionally diligent group of ten volunteers plunged into challenging areas to retrieve trash. (09/17/14) 1060 19
A subscriber reports a traffic accident on Hwy 101 southbound between Las Positas and Carrillo. (09/17/14) 1405 14
Bici Familia turned out to be a popular addition to the third annual Santa Barbara Family Day and Health Fair on September 13, 2014. (09/17/14) 524 add
Stanley Alden Palmer (1918 - September 10, 2014) (09/17/14) 452 add
Smoke Investigation Reporting Party is in the 2000 Block of Las Canoas Road reporting possible smoke.. (09/17/14) 1215 15
A judge ordered Massachusetts-based retailer The TJX Companies, Inc. to pay $2.8 million as part of a settlement of a civil environmental prosecution. (09/17/14) 804 7
The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden will be closed to general visitation on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:00 PM due to a Red Flag Warning. (09/17/14) 438 add
In anticipation of the predicted windy weather event, Montecito Fire has increased staffing levels in the District of one Patrol unit. (09/17/14) 439 add
Red Flag Warning: Dangerously hot weather and sundowner winds are expected through this evening. (09/17/14) 1501 25
Tree Fire to the rear of 258 Coleman Ave, cross of Oliver engines one and six responding.. (09/17/14) 616 5
Blue Shield does not have any providers in SB that perform colonoscopies. A subscriber would like recommendations for providers out of town. (09/17/14) 1558 41
Jean Altman Liston (d. September 9, 2014) (09/17/14) 509 1
I'm looking for a restaurant for a birthday lunch downtown that has air conditioning. (09/17/14) 1862 29
A subscriber has noticed a lull in the presence of hawks and hopes edhat birders have insight. (09/17/14) 1164 17
Updated With SBPD Press Release and Pics: Bank Robbery at the Bank of the West in the 3700 block of State Street. SBPD is responding. (09/17/14) 5282 39
Have any of your cats had ringworm and if so, how did you treat it and how long did it take to get rid of it? (09/17/14) 762 11
Working groups at UCSB's NCEAS will examine data detailing the impact of the devastating environmental disaster of the Exxon Valdez spill. (09/17/14) 402 3
Gilbert Torres (June 22, 1942 - September 7, 2014) (09/17/14) 1176 2
245 with a knife involving a 415 Domestic in the 200 block of West Islay, SBPD on scene. (09/17/14) 629 4
Does anyone know where to rent a portable crib and other baby gear? (09/17/14) 854 18
Late last night it smelled like fire in Samarkand. Any news on if it was anything? (09/17/14) 1097 12
Roger reports a code 415: Domestic fight at the corner of Robbins and Valerio in a driveway in the 1000 West block. (09/17/14) 921 11
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/17/14) 287 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 16, 2014 reads comments
Wind Advisory for areas of the South Coast and Santa Ynez Mountains in effect until 4am PDT Tuesday (09/16/14) 404 add
John Palminteri reports about the danger zone on State St. as the lights went black. [pics] (09/16/14) 2224 13
On September 27th the Santa Barbara Police Department will be partnering with the US Drug Enforcement Administration to hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. (09/16/14) 882 9
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a solar car making a pit stop at the Santa Barbara Harbor. (09/16/14) 2616 17
David Marshall has been named UCSB's next executive vice chancellor (EVC). (09/16/14) 834 add
A subscriber shares [pics] of the fungus among us. (09/16/14) 1801 15
Monday was busy morning for Santa Barbara City Firefighters. Just before 8 AM, there was a report of a single vehicle rollover on the 900 block of West Valerio Street. [pics] (09/16/14) 1610 2
A subscriber reports the showers at Bates Beach (Rincon Park) have been turned back on after temporarily being shut off. (09/16/14) 566 10
Santa Barbara County's live fuel moisture levels average 60%, which is critical. (09/16/14) 880 9
Broken gas pipe outside a home near E. Montecito St. and Mellifont Ave. Fire Dept is responding and the Gas Company is on scene. (09/16/14) 626 8
The Coast Guard intercepted 3 suspected smugglers and over a ton of marijuana near San Nicholas Island on Saturday. (09/16/14) 2197 10
Dannie R. Davis(October 13, 1923 - September 5, 2014) (09/16/14) 433 1
Anyone have a whole house fan installed in your home? Do you have suggestions on types, particular thoughts or tips on them? (09/16/14) 1605 21
I always thought those "Heat Clouds" hanging over the mountains was right over the river. [pics] (09/16/14) 2156 18
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Santa Barbara County Mountains valid through 9 pm Tuesday. [pic] (09/16/14) 853 3
I'm looking for a mechanic with experience and knowledge of a 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid. (09/16/14) 510 8
It was too beautiful to sleep in on Saturday. Here are some [pics] of the amazing clouds. (09/16/14) 1157 3
TRAVEL: With no plans to attend the real Oktoberfest in Germany anytime soon, I thought I'd check out Monterey's version. [pics] (09/16/14) 816 1
Caltrans and the CDFW remind motorists to remain alert for wildlife near roadways during Watch Out for Wildlife Week, which runs September 15-21. (09/16/14) 398 8
T.C. Boyle read the beginning of his new story on the impending water crisis in Santa Barbara at Sunday's Speaking of Stories event. (09/16/14) 788 5
Hazel Margaret Bilton (Farrell) Lyon (July 8, 1925 - September 6, 2014) (09/16/14) 448 add
Full Fire Response for a smoke investigation inside a home in the 2200 Block of Parkway Drive. (09/16/14) 440 3
A reader sent in more [pics] of yesterday's sunrise. (09/16/14) 957 3

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