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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) 5864 84
Kitti's owner shares a statement regarding the recent dog death at the County Shelter. (07/28/14) 4802 76
An incident occurred at the Santa Barbara County Animal Shelter yesterday that resulted in the death of a dog. (07/26/14) 4983 71
Which radio stations do you preset on your radio when living in SB and why? (07/25/14) 1588 67
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) 1994 59
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) 3607 54
A UCSB scientist and colleagues warn that widespread contraction of the planet's animal life could have harmful effects on human well-being. (07/26/14) 1263 47
Has anyone else gotten sick from the recalled fruit from Trader Joe's and other stores? (07/25/14) 2677 39
The gang injunction petition has been denied by Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Colleen Sterne. (07/23/14) 2268 37
Due to public health concerns, state and local ordinances pertaining to roving food vending will be strictly enforced. (07/24/14) 1921 36
The Independent: A Goleta engineer has won $1.13 million in a discrimination lawsuit against Teledyne RESON. (07/26/14) 2702 35
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) 2022 35
Any ideas on what kind of large ant-looking creature this is? [pic] (07/23/14) 2321 34
Community activist group PODER responds to the recent decision by Judge Colleen Sterne regarding the gang injunction. [pic] (07/27/14) 1493 34
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) 4971 33
The nonprofit investigative journalism website Mission and State has been shut down, according to the Santa Barbara Foundation. (07/25/14) 1918 33
Can edhatters provide tips on deterring skunks from the home and backyard? (07/25/14) 1311 33
A reader wonders what benefits people have noticed due to the dry conditions. (07/24/14) 1286 33
A subscriber shares a [pic] of the drought stricken lagoon in Hope Ranch that looks more like Death Valley. (07/23/14) 2713 30
Edhat subscribers report the sound of gunshots throughout Santa Barbara. (07/27/14) 2110 30
A subscriber snapped [pics] of mystery construction on State and Mason. Does anyone have any information on the project? (07/23/14) 3126 29
Sixty five drivers were cited in Goleta during the recent pedestrian crosswalk sting. (07/25/14) 1825 29
Is anyone else having issues with their tap water smelling? (07/27/14) 1590 29
A subscriber found a unique bird on their patio. Does anyone know what it is? [pics] (07/24/14) 2524 28
An edhat subscriber was at Goleta Beach and noticed an unusual amount of tar. (07/24/14) 1391 27
Send in all your "F" themed photos to edhat! Food, Fun, Flags, Flowers, you name it and send it in. (07/26/14) 938 27
Max shares awesome aerial [pics] from a recent helicopter flight over Santa Barbara. (07/24/14) 2395 26
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) 1732 26
Does anyone know what will be going into the former Blockbuster on the corner of Milpas and Mason Streets? (07/29/14) 1487 26
Report that a vehicle hit a giant goose and it's now dead on the bike path, 1100 East Cabrillo. (07/25/14) 1175 26
There was still plenty of room left to grab a spot at today's Concert in the Park. [pic] (07/25/14) 1715 25
Share your caption for this photo submitted by an edhat subscriber. (07/24/14) 1075 25
Here's what we found when we came to work this morning. [pics] (07/23/14) 3252 24
Did anyone else witness the massive lightning in the foothills over Goleta last night? (07/28/14) 2606 24
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) 1411 24
A subscriber reports a medical emergency at Stearn's Wharf on Wednesday morning. [pics] (07/24/14) 1561 23
The former editor of Mission and State is speaking out about the recent end of the non-profit investigative journalism project. (07/25/14) 2003 22
Why have the hummingbirds stopped coming to our feeders? (07/28/14) 1697 22
Roger has the scanner reports. Male unknown to female in her residence 1000 Block of Garden. SBPD detained the subject when they arrived. (07/26/14) 1536 22
Animal Rescue Team has been busy rescuing native wildlife and thought edhatters would enjoy this [pic]. (07/25/14) 1443 22
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Tegan, a loving pet who is currently fighting for her life and needs your help. (07/27/14) 1358 22
A married couple has been arrested for possession of methamphetamine for sale and child endangerment. [mugs] (07/25/14) 4543 21
Beachbummer was walking around Montecito and took these [pics] that show the current housing market situation. (07/25/14) 3892 21
EDBIT: Santa Barbara was recently voted one of the 10 Best Small Cities in America. (07/27/14) 2187 21
There's an elaborate shelter built on Hendry's beach. Does anyone know who lives there? [pic] (07/24/14) 3009 20
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) 1640 20
A subscriber shares a [pic] of home improvements on a house that was once renowned for its unusual adornment. (07/24/14) 3188 19
A subscriber reported a shark sighting off the Isla Vista coast on Tuesday. [pics] (07/24/14) 3120 19
I heard that there was a "true" Chicago style pizza joint opening up, is this true? (07/29/14) 1658 19
A subscriber reports a dead seal washed ashore on Butterfly Beach. [pic] (07/23/14) 1186 19
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) 491 19
Max Rosenberg took this [pic] today of Lake Cachuma. (07/26/14) 2274 18
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) 2199 18
Any suggestions or tips for a fun, eventful first trip to the islands? (07/23/14) 1420 18
A town-hall meeting took place on Monday to discuss self-governance of the unincorporated Isla Vista community. (07/26/14) 703 18
Roger reports suspicious circumstances of a man cruising around with two young females. (07/24/14) 2204 17
Roger reports a suspicious circumstances investigation at Oak Park that might involve a rape. (07/27/14) 1757 17
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) 1115 17
Were any edhatters awoken last night by mechanical/construction or similar noise? Anyone know what the source may be? (07/24/14) 1282 16
I live off Fairview in Goleta. Is that constant loud pounding from the freeway redo? (07/29/14) 1118 16
City of Santa Barbara water customers have reduced their water use by 15%. (07/24/14) 1019 16
An edhat subscriber shares a short [pic] history of her participation in Fiesta. (07/29/14) 989 16
I was hoping to get the communities input on how and where I can sell baseball cards locally. (07/29/14) 862 16
An edhat subscriber shares beautiful shots of the harbor and one crazy large trimaran. [pics] (07/25/14) 2591 15
Roger has the scanner reports. Then she disappeared into the Sportsman never to be seen or heard from again. (07/24/14) 1607 15
A subscriber captured [pics] of a rattlesnake posed to strike. (07/24/14) 2550 14
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) 1414 14
The Santa Barbara bicycling community suffered a devastating loss on Friday, July 18 with the sudden passing of Ralph Fertig. (07/23/14) 2681 13
Does anyone know what type of bug this is? I know it bites! (07/28/14) 2266 13
Animal Rescue Team took this [pic] of one of their female bobcats trying to stay cool in yesterday's heat. (07/28/14) 2114 12
Is this a blue heron? He/she shows up in our area every so often. [pics] (07/28/14) 1702 12
Edhat readers report seeing a green light fall from the sky last night. Anyone else see it? (07/23/14) 1595 12
Aquaholic just returned from a solo four day trip to the Eastern Sierra Nevada range! [pics] (07/28/14) 1468 12
A subscriber reports another Traffic Police sting at Foothill and Los Olivos. (07/25/14) 1095 12
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) 1639 11
The Restaurant Guy says that a new eatery named Himalayan Kitchen has opened at the former home of All India Café. (07/25/14) 1539 11
An edhat subscriber saw this questionable bug and wonders if anyone know what it is? [pics] (07/28/14) 1479 11
Does anyone know what is going on with the lemon groves across from the Stow House? (07/29/14) 1140 11
Santa Barbara County's first major solar project was unanimously approved by the Planning Commission. (07/24/14) 929 11
Roger has the scanner reports. Sleeping Bag in the number one lane at Santa Claus Southbound. (07/29/14) 873 11
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Pumpernickel, a sassy Persian whose diva attitude cannot be rivaled. (07/27/14) 703 11
Recent research concluded that eating too much fat can kill your sense of smell. What do you think of that? (07/27/14) 596 10
Does anyone know of nurse recruiters or other ways to find jobs in nursing in the area? (07/28/14) 1158 9
I'm looking for a place in SB or Goleta to store my new boat. Does anyone know of anyone renting out space? (07/29/14) 979 9
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds people that dehydration can take place quickly and can be dangerous, even fatal. (07/24/14) 823 9
ART noticed this gorgeous osprey perched on power lines with a fish in its talons. [pics] (07/24/14) 1794 8
Lauren: To cure her sweet tooth, Lauren visited Recipe's Bakery for their signature cinnamon rolls. (07/27/14) 1789 8
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of a winged beauty. (07/25/14) 1279 8
Does anyone know if the Harry's to Harbor Fiesta race is happening this year? (07/29/14) 1108 8
TRAVEL: An edhat subscriber ventured to LA for a Lady Gaga concert at the Staples Center. (07/24/14) 1012 8
TRAVEL: Our dedicated staff member spent time in Rome and the edhat bag made a few appearances! (07/26/14) 741 8
Can any edhatters recommend a good sports nutritionist for a teen athlete? (07/28/14) 679 8
HISTORY: Does anyone know where this rock is and if it's possible to hike to it? [pic] (07/28/14) 2128 7
Max took these [pics] of today's Santa Barbara to King Harbor race. (07/26/14) 1483 7
An edhat subscriber reports a rollover accident on Hwy 101 northbound, just north of Ventura around 11 am on Saturday. [pics] (07/27/14) 1289 7
Vehicle fire on Highway 101 at the State Street off ramp, the vehicle is FULLY INVOLVED. (07/27/14) 1214 7
I am looking for someone who can make some custom clothes. (07/27/14) 1176 7
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) 458 7
Roger reports suspicious circumstances regarding two subjects who allegedly beat up another subject and dragged him into a vehicle. (07/23/14) 1302 6
Possible DUI crash in the 800 block of San Pascual. A vehicle took off but was found parked at Canon Perdido. (07/27/14) 1040 6
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a caterpillar, but which end is up? (07/23/14) 1013 6
The body of a Lompoc woman was found in La Habra,CA and police are asking the public for information. (07/26/14) 1606 5
The Coast Guard Cutter was moving along the coast before sunset on Tuesday. [pics] (07/24/14) 1331 5
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. (07/26/14) 767 5
I don't get many opportunities to see newly released foreign films so was excited to go watch a French film entitled Joséphine last week. (07/27/14) 530 5
An edhat subscriber reports that there was police activity on Palos Verdes Drive in Goleta last night. (07/23/14) 1061 4
The Retired Teachers Association of Santa Barbara held their annual scholarship dinner at Vista del Monte in the spring. [pic] (07/24/14) 803 4
Possible structure fire with a subject inside, located in the 3900 block of Carpinteria Ave. (07/25/14) 680 4
The Dedicated Staff watched the kick off of 2014 Old Spanish Days during La Recepción Del Presidente on Sunday evening. (07/29/14) 517 4
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) 492 4
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