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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 has a few questions for locals of Santa Barbara and needs your input. (03/27/15) 2612 84
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
Is anyone else experiencing a slowdown in the delivery of Netflix DVDs since the first of the year? (03/26/15) 1539 54
A subscriber has provided the full list of development projects in the City of Goleta. (03/27/15) 1590 47
Singer-songwriter David Crosby struck a jogger with his vehicle on Sunday in Santa Ynez, causing major injuries. [pic] (03/24/15) 6594 44
Does one need a license to busk in Downtown Santa Barbara? (03/23/15) 2945 42
UPDATE: A fatal accident involving a vehicle and high school student in Santa Ynez took place on Thursday evening. (03/28/15) 4584 38
A subscriber witnessed an arrest on State Street early Friday morning. [pics] (03/28/15) 2928 38
A subscriber seeks help identifying a black snake found while doing yard work. (03/25/15) 2700 35
A subscriber shares an update to the parking chaos surrounding the El Encanto Hotel. [pic] (03/26/15) 2422 34
Roger reports possible burglary suspects who are reportedly ringing bells and knocking on doors on Stow Canyon. (03/26/15) 1756 33
A subscriber seeks help identifying strange seeds they found in their yard. (03/23/15) 1768 30
Solvang has been mentioned in a "Kill List" made by ISIS to threaten U.S. servicemen and cities. (03/26/15) 4518 29
Residents have recently suggested adding a four-way stop sign to Highway 154, reports KEYT. (03/26/15) 1376 29
A water-wise subscriber is concerned about the sprinklers at Dos Pueblos High School which have been on for several hours this morning. [pic]
updated 11:07 am
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Do two armed coastguard boats always track Princess Cruises visiting Santa Barbara? [pic] (03/27/15) 2986 28
Santa Barbara County has ranked #6 in a recent poll of U.S. cities with the greatest income disparity. (03/29/15) 1329 28
Roger reports a possible missing child: a mother saw her daughter enter Granny Flats but has not exited. (03/26/15) 2535 27
A subscriber captured [pics] of the elusive speed racer on State Street. (03/28/15) 2383 26
Montecito rocker Kenny Loggins is heading for the altar for the third time, reports Richard Mineards. (03/26/15) 2627 25
Chinese resident Duanying Chen, who allegedly strangled his girlfriend and tortured her puppy, appeared in court on Thursday. (03/28/15) 1578 24
Three or four gunshots were heard two blocks up from downtown Summerland around 12:25am this morning. Any news?
updated 9:31 am
934 24
The City of Goleta is implementing temporary restrictions for on-street parking for Deltopia in the neighborhoods of University 1 and 2. (03/25/15) 974 23
The Coast Guard arrested three suspected marijuana smugglers on Sunday as their panga boat was captured on San Miguel Island. [pic] (03/24/15) 2873 22
Roger reports a code 417: two males with knives in the 500 Block of State Street, subjects are one white male and one black male. (03/23/15) 1464 22
Roger reports a vehicle vs bicyclist traffic accident in the 800 block of State Street. (03/27/15) 817 22
Update: These heron babies are up and about now and really squawking. [pics] (03/25/15) 2404 21
Where in the Santa Barbara area can I purchase freshly roasted coffee beans? (03/29/15) 1036 21
Can anybody recommend someone who can cut down a very tall palm tree or remove its dead fonds? (03/27/15) 1012 21
A subscriber wonders if rumors of a new McDonald's on Cabrillo and Yanonali are true. (03/28/15) 1976 20
Does anyone know what this plant is? [pic] (03/23/15) 1907 20
Roger reports a Code 459: a burglary occurred within the last ten minutes. One suspect is running and the other fled in a car on the 5900 block of University. (03/25/15) 1759 20
It's hot outside. How hot is it you ask? Check out what edhatters had to say. (03/27/15) 1354 20
A subscriber noticed new installations on the Los Carneros overpass, but what are they? [pics] (03/26/15) 2153 19
Roger reports kayakers in trouble and a possible water rescue at Goleta Beach, units on scene. (03/25/15) 1867 19
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
Roger reports a structure fire in the apartment complex across from 1400 Lou Dillion. Full City Fire Response. (03/23/15) 897 19
Lauren: State Street has recently opened another pizza joint, Patxi's Chicago Pizza, and Lauren isn't mad about it. (03/29/15) 2219 18
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
The Santa Barbara City Fire Department has cancelled any and all burn permits that have been issued. (03/28/15) 922 18
Is there anyone in town who does flower arrangements with wild flowers? (03/24/15) 826 18
Roger reports an assault in progress at Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens. (03/29/15) 1710 17
I'm looking for recommendations for someone who can help with structural calculations and drawings for a city permit. (03/24/15) 838 17
Pablo Sela, former Iron Cross Tattoo owner, has been sentenced to five years in prison for charges of receiving stolen property and elder abuse. (03/25/15) 2220 15
Roger reports a rollover traffic accident on State and Hitchcock Streets. (03/27/15) 1561 15
A subscriber wonders if any readers know if there are local or other outlets offering See's gift certificates at a discount? (03/24/15) 1276 15
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
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
UPDATE: A UCSB student that disappeared on a day hike with friends in Yosemite was found alive with a head injury. (03/24/15) 2314 14
A subscriber might have spotted a rare bird in Goleta. [pic] (03/26/15) 2261 14
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
Roger reports an armed robbery at Goleta Beach, the suspects had a gun and were driving a black Audi. (03/29/15) 2250 13
An interesting van was spotted in front of the Santa Barbara Mission. [pic]
updated 10:46 am
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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
Santa Barbara County Fire Public Information Officer Captain David Sadecki will be retiring on March 26, 2015 after 34 years of dedicated service. (03/24/15) 1013 12
Sheriffs investigated a suspicious backpack found at Pea Soup Andersen's in Buellton on Friday night. (03/29/15) 876 12
An edhatter discovered a fluffy growth in his potted cactus. What is it?
updated 9:50 am
801 12
I'm looking for a business or someone who will clean BBQ grills. (03/23/15) 1378 11
A subscriber is wondering if anybody else having problems with a termite bloom? (03/27/15) 1214 11
Cartoons: Mike shares another cartoon with the edhat community about prime parking spots. (03/29/15) 885 11
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Zoe, a beauty queen who loves admiration from afar. (03/29/15) 799 11
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
The many enchantments of our Channel Islands are sometimes hard for John Wiley to believe. [pics] (03/25/15) 1729 10
Roger has the scanner reports. Code 40, drunk in the Milpas Underpants; that's where the trolls live. (03/28/15) 1149 10
UPDATE: Steve McGovern shares some [pics] of the great blue heron parents before the babies arrived. (03/26/15) 976 10
Test results and clinical evaluation confirm the patient Santa Barbara County has been monitoring does NOT have Ebola. (03/24/15) 920 10
A subscriber encountered a sign indicating the closure of a popular horse-riding trail in the Foothills by Amapola Ranch.
updated 9:41 am
733 10
Fire reported outside of Moby Dick restaurant on Stearns Wharf. Engine one and Harbor Patrol boat 3 responding. (03/25/15) 1788 9
Around 10:30 Saturday morning, five fire trucks were spotted in Old Town Goleta. What's up? (03/23/15) 1434 9
Can someone identify this long fuzzy bug? (03/28/15) 1394 9
Roger reports Montecito Fire is evacuating residents of the 5500 block of Calle Ocho in Carpinteria due to a gas leak. (03/25/15) 1130 9
Max Rosenberg shares [pics] of a sailing race that took place Wednesday. (03/27/15) 1077 9
Can someone tell me what kind of camouflaged bug this is? (03/29/15) 833 9
EDBIT: Today is World Water Day; how are you celebrating clean water? (03/23/15) 539 9
David Diamant shares [pics] of over 6 gray whales off of shoreline. (03/23/15) 2537 8
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) 2093 8
The "Roscoe Bandit," a bank robber responsible for two Santa Barbara robberies, was arrested in Oregon late last year. [mug] (03/24/15) 2032 8
Edhat subscribers share their favorite sunset and lenticular cloud [pics] from Tuesday. (03/26/15) 1938 8
A subscriber was at some tidepools on Saturday and found a tiny octopus. [pics] (03/26/15) 1693 8
For the first time, the Santa Barbara Bowl is proud to be joining Downtown Santa Barbara's State Street Flag Program. [pics] (03/25/15) 1329 8
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
Glenn shares [pics] from a Sunday morning walk on Ellwood. (03/24/15) 1068 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
A concerned subscriber warns residents of a peeping tom seen on Canon Perdido. (03/24/15) 1025 7
After flying with four excited eagles, John Wiley got this prismatic Pointillist look at a lazy whale. [pics]
updated 9:09 am
1013 7
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
An edhat subscriber reports that the power was out at 3:00 AM near Hollister at San Marcos High. (03/24/15) 826 7
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Chiquita, a five year old rescue who can nap just about anywhere. (03/29/15) 750 7
An edhat subscriber spotted what he thinks is the Google van. [pics]
updated 6:11 pm
723 7
The UCSB Police Department will conduct a sobriety and driver's license checkpoint on Friday, March 27th 2015. (03/27/15) 545 7
I'm looking for a recommendation for someone who does vehicle pin striping. (03/27/15) 543 7
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
An edhatter shares [pics] from a Sunday morning walk through the beautiful and peaceful Santa Barbara Cemetery.
updated 6:45 pm
421 7
TRAVEL: Patti thought she spotted the Getty Villa but it turned out to be something else. (03/24/15) 1409 6
A subscriber shares [pics] of the cement pouring at the soon to be MOXI children's museum. (03/24/15) 1240 6
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
A subscriber reports a DUI checkpoint set up on El Colegio going the back way through the campus. (03/28/15) 752 6
I've been noticing for a while now that the SB traffic court's website is down just about every weekend. Are others experiencing this issue? (03/23/15) 677 6
The Santa Barbara County Grand Jury has reviewed truancy reduction programs in elementary schools. (03/24/15) 670 6
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
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) 1647 5
Lucy shares [pics] of some beautiful birds she spotted at Rocky Nook Park. (03/25/15) 1372 5
Roger reports an assault with a weapon on Micheltorena and State Streets near Trinity church. (03/26/15) 761 5
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
Lompoc PD on scene of a possible 245 Assault with a weapon in the 400 block of North E. Street, requesting SBSO for assistance. (03/23/15) 452 5
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
MARCH EDNESS: We posted a photo of a unique looking waterspout, but did you guess its correct location? (03/24/15) 1496 4
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) 1382 4
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department wants you and your family to be safe in the event of an earthquake and provides helpful tips. (03/24/15) 998 4

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