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Roger reports a vehicle on fire in the 4500 block of Foothill.
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Roger reports the Sheriff's Office was involved in a foot pursuit on West Gate and Betteravia in Santa Maria.
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Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 101 northbound near the Salinas exit.
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The Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra faces suspension of operations for 2017-18 season.
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Caltrans will perform emergency tree removal on SR-192 at SR-150 (Casitas Pass Road) on Tuesday through Friday.
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The Santa Maria Police Department Traffic Bureau will be conducting a DUI/Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday, April 28, 2017.
updated 11:48 am
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The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting pedestrian crosswalk directed enforcement operations on Friday, April 28, 2017
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Limón bill will require chemical transparency in oil and gas wells in order to provide more accountability to the public.
updated 10:58 am
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On April 29th, all adult dog, cat, and rabbit adoptions will be waived in an effort to Clear Our Shelters! Valid at all three Santa Barbara County Animal Services Adoption Centers.
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Kids will be kids, even gray whale calves. Check out these [pics] from a reader.
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Mary Jo Little (August 11,1954 - April 14, 2017)
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Roger reports a suspicious female subject asking elderly customers at Wells Fargo bank to withdraw money for her.
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Curtis captured amazing drone [vid] over the Santa Barbara Harbor.
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/25/17
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An estimated 3,000 people Marched for Science in Santa Barbara on Saturday as part of a national movement.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 25, 2017 reads comments
The City of Santa Barbara reports a decline in Transient Occupancy Tax (04/25/17) 1574 23
Approximately 3,000 to 5,000 people gathered in Da La Guerra Plaza on Saturday for the Santa Barbara version of the March for Science. (04/25/17) 804 29
Edhat subscribers share colorful [pics] of Santa Barbara sights found this morning (04/25/17) 1260 5
[Update]: Domestic Solutions comments on the homicide suspect arrested in Santa Maria following the death of 28 year old Elyse Marie Erwin [mug] (04/25/17) 4264 31
Has anyone hiked the backside of Cold Springs Trail down to Mono Camp(04/25/17) 1311 6
There are several ambulances around the Fairview area, does anyone know why? (04/25/17) 2189 10
The US Highway 101/Linden Casitas Interchanges Project in Carpinteria will result in a highway closure this week. (04/25/17) 895 5
It's the last day for eligible citizens to register to vote for the Isla Vista Recreation and Park District Special Election. (04/25/17) 355 1
Roger reports a gas leak in the 500 block of Bath Street. (04/25/17) 703 2
Roger has the scanner reports. "Summer is coming and so is a little more crime, so you gotta hang on to your stuff, especially when you're shopping." (04/25/17) 968 8
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/24/17 (04/25/17) 287 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 24, 2017 reads comments
Two kayakers were rescued off Campus Point and treated for hypothermia on Sunday afternoon. (04/24/17) 1481 14
A dog passed away during a structure fire in Buellton early Sunday morning. (04/24/17) 947 6
Who can dispose of a dead marine mammal that washed up on private property? (04/24/17) 1973 30
Roger reports a subject may have fallen from an overpass on Highway 101 northbound at Bailard. (04/24/17) 2149 8
Roger reports a child was bitten by a seal at Leadbetter Beach. (04/24/17) 3133 37
Roger reports reckless motorcyclists on Highway 101 southbound approaching Turnpike toward La Cumbre, evading Police. (04/24/17) 1613 15
[Update]: Two earthquakes hit the Santa Barbara area on Sunday morning. (04/24/17) 15761 56
Subscribers send [pics] celebrating the earth in sunny Santa Barbara. (04/24/17) 1601 11
Chandra Mallampalli, Westmont professor of history, has been selected as the second recipient of the Fletcher Jones Foundation Endowed Chair in Social Science. (04/24/17) 266 add
Roger reports a structure fire at 4280 Calle Real. (04/24/17) 771 4
Santa Barbara City College has been selected to participate in the California Guided Pathways Project. (04/24/17) 395 add
Santa Barbara City College announces the selection of Dr. Monalisa Hasson to be the next Vice President of Human Resources. Dr. Hasson will begin July 1. (04/24/17) 2282 3
Margaret Marini Griffin (July 1, 1945- April 7, 2017) (04/24/17) 611 1
An 18,000 square foot office building was recently sold in Carpinteria for $6.5 million (04/24/17) 1204 4
La Casa de Maria Retreat and Conference Center has been awarded a $940,000 grant by the California State Wildlife Conservation Board. [pic] (04/24/17) 1257 17

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 23, 2017 reads comments
Anyone know where I can pickup a print copy of the NY Times? (04/23/17) 472 6
Roger reports a stabbing on State Street in front of Santa Barbara Brewing Company. (04/23/17) 3415 21
Alumni Kim and Jack Johnson collaborated with UCSB's Edible Campus Program to create a teaching farm to promote sustainability and feed students in need. (04/23/17) 1286 4
Roger gives a play-by-play of the March for Science protest happening on State Street. (04/23/17) 1627 54
A reader witnessed a car fire on the La Cumbre Overpass around 10:00 a.m. Saturday. [pics] (04/23/17) 1498 7
MUSIC: Jenny attended Phantogram's energetic and sultry performance at the Arlington this week.  (04/23/17) 558 1
Roger reports a potentially violent squatter is refusing to leave the premises in the 700 block of De La Vina. (04/23/17) 1557 13
Santa Barbara Wildlife Care Network is experiencing a high volume of intakes of red-throated and Pacific loons, potentially due to domoic acid poisoning. [pics] (04/23/17) 1049 5
Congressman Carbajal toured local affordable housing properties with the Housing Authority to bring information to his colleagues in Washington on the importance of funding affordable housing. [pics] (04/23/17) 837 22
Kevin spotted two surfers attempting to share the same board. [pic] (04/23/17) 2186 16
A reader captured [pics] of a local seabird overseeing a fisherman at the Harbor. (04/23/17) 1047 6
Max shares an aerial [pic] of the Gaviota Coast. (04/23/17) 967 8
Channel Technologies Group of Goleta announced their three divisions were sold. Do edhatters know what will happen to the employees? (04/23/17) 968 3
Astronomy: Chuck catches a close flyby of 2014 JO25, a 4,270 foot asteriod that crossed Santa Barbara skies Wednesday night.  (04/23/17) 1439 13
Do edhatters know what the noise ordinance is in the Mission Canyon area? (04/23/17) 1124 14
Healthy People Healthy Trails is a local version of ParkRx, a day that romotes the growing movement of doctors prescribing outdoor activity in parks and nature to their patients to improve health. (04/23/17) 419 add
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Hospice of Santa Barbara, a volunteer organization, will support local care of first responders and caregivers through community education and outreach programs.  (04/23/17) 767 add
Santa Barbara Unified School District will be debuting it's new plant-based meat-free menu at the Earth Day Festival. [pic] (04/23/17) 1094 30
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Parker, a ball of energy that will steal your heart with kisses! (04/23/17) 816 3
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Spectre, a true gentlemen who loves resting his paw on your leg while enjoying scratches and pets (04/23/17) 674 2
The Santa Barbara County District Attorney's Office commemorated National Crime Victims' Rights Week on Tuesday. (04/23/17) 211 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 22, 2017 reads comments
An edhat reader shares his [pics] of a sea lion sighting during his walk on Goleta beach. (04/22/17) 1024 8
Is anyone experiencing more spider bites than normal? (04/22/17) 1131 16
EDBIT: Earth day has deep roots in our local history and is a celebration observed by countries all over the world. Read more on how you can celebrate locally. (04/22/17) 869 11
Congressman Salud Carbajal held a town hall at UC Santa Barbara Monday evening to address environmental concerns, education, and immigration. (04/22/17) 680 16
Do readers know anything about the search for a suspect on Brandon and San Como Way in Goleta? (04/22/17) 959 1
John writes a letter to the City of Santa asking officials to do something about the vagrant activity downtown. (04/22/17) 2448 80
Linden and Casitas Pass Update: Pile driving for center support over crossing is complete, the settlement period for Linden bridge embankment has begun, and grading for the new Carpinteria Creek bridge continues.  (04/22/17) 596 1
An edhat subscriber shares this psychedelic [pic] of balance at Haskell's Beach (04/22/17) 2006 20
Roger has the scanner reports. "People are good at many things. I have always been good at being a Screw-Up and that is fine by me." (04/22/17) 841 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 21, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a citizen following a burglary suspect on the 101 NB (04/21/17) 1247 14
Two juvenile suspects were arrested for robbing the Walmart at 1739 S. Victoria and attacking the manager, causing minor injuries. (04/21/17) 950 2
The Independent: Dangerously high levels of copper have been detected in the plumbing systems of three upscale condominium complexes in downtown Santa Barbara. (04/21/17) 3221 38
 Santa Barbara Sheriff's Special Enforcement Team was utilized to arrest potentially armed and dangerous wanted subject. [pics] (04/21/17) 1934 18
Roger reports sexual assault in the Cottage Hospital ER (04/21/17) 2890 3
A safety project constructing passing lanes on State Route 246 near Lompoc from Cebada Canyon Road to Hapgood Road (East) will continue on Monday, April 24 with paving occuring over the next two weeks.  (04/21/17) 223 add
Montecito Water District's Board of Directors convened on Tuesday to purchase groundwater storage, revise urban management plans, and implement infrastructure replacement plans. (04/21/17) 469 add
Local CHP officers help an elderly man return home and connect him to his wife in the hospital after he was found out of gas on the shoulder in Gaviota. [pics] (04/21/17) 1828 28
Roger reports a vegetation fire on Highway 101 southbound near the Patterson onramp. (04/21/17) 708 1
A new wine tasting area, retail space, and music venue is slated for the corner of Avenue of Flags and Highway 246 in Buellton. (04/21/17) 709 12
Roger reports a suspicious subject in front of Marshalls in the 900 block of State Street was telling people he has a gun. (04/21/17) 1027 14
A subscriber reports the Historic Landmarks Commission denied the proposed conversion of residential units to permanent commercial space for use as a short term vacation rental. (04/21/17) 1326 19
Edhatters share [pics] of spring flowers, beaches, and lovely spider webs. (04/21/17) 870 4
A Santa Barbara fishing crew rescued two stranded kayakers off the coast of Goleta on Easter Sunday. (04/21/17) 2133 19
Roger reports a bicyclist down at the corner of Northridge and Foothill. (04/21/17) 590 1
Roger reports an injury due to a traffic accident at Chapala and Anapamu. (04/21/17) 565 3
Roger reports a structure fire in progress in the 6600 Block of Picasso in Isla Vista. (04/21/17) 707 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 20, 2017 reads comments
Does anyone know what's going on at the lower west side with a major police presence? (04/20/17) 2325 15
Roger reports a possible structure fire at 1801 De La Vina (04/20/17) 1016 10
Does anyone know the readiness of the desal plant operation(04/20/17) 1635 31
[Update]: CHP released the identify of the Buellton woman who was pronounced dead after a traffic accident on Highway 101 near Gaviota Tuesday morning. (04/20/17) 5369 6
Santa Barbara County Fire Department responded to a head on collision on SR-154 at Windy Gap, near Painted Cave. (04/20/17) 2259 15
Roger reports assault with a knife brandishing in the 600 block of Anacapa. (04/20/17) 902 4
[Update]: The stolen seven-month-old puppy Riley has been returned to Santa Maria Animal Shelter. (04/20/17) 3896 49
A reader sent a photo of a mushroom impostor that turned out to be a carefully crafted tree stump. [pic] (04/20/17) 1780 5
James Patrick DeLarvin (November 11, 1970 - April 8, 2017) (04/20/17) 1097 2
The Santa Barbara Grand Jury concludes the use of body cameras provides greater transparency for the public and law enforcement. (04/20/17) 492 5
A Ventura motorcyclist is injured after collided with a van on Highway 101 northbound near SR-150 on Wednesday morning. (04/20/17) 1168 13
Venoco filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday and announced plans to decommission Platform Holly and the South Ellwood Oil Field. (04/20/17) 1986 53
Max shares another Airport landing [vid] with interesting ground fog. (04/20/17) 1040 5
Susan Ellis Delong (d. April 11, 2017) (04/20/17) 699 add
Lucy shares photos of her recently bloomed hybrid poppies. [pics] (04/20/17) 1483 10
Zipcar's car sharing service gives Santa Barbara residents and visitors on-demand access to a vehicle, encouraging a car-lite or car-free lifestyle (04/20/17) 2010 40
Edhat readers share [pics] of "hummingbird moths" and black skimmer sea birds. (04/20/17) 1338 12
Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider held a press conference on Monday, joining mayors across the nation, in support of the Federal Community Development Block Grant Program. (04/20/17) 725 10
An edhat reader witnessed a good deed as a FedEx delivery driver went above and beyond to help a local elderly woman. (04/20/17) 2432 21
Roger has the scanner reports.  Even if someone thinks the police could use a little exercise and they are only trying to help them out, it's not smart to run away. (04/20/17) 939 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 19, 2017 reads comments
An edhatter was concerned at Lake Los Carneros grasslands being mowed, what are the communites thoughts?  (04/19/17) 462 2
[Update]: Protestors gathered outside the Reagan Center in downtown Santa Barbara on Monday evening as Ryan Zinke, the U.S. Secretary of the Interior, gave a lecture. [pics] (04/19/17) 4210 68

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