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Erica Nicole Reynolds (July 19, 1988 - January 23, 2016) (02/10/16) 5122 16
Daniel Jiang Chen was arrested by Police Officers in connection with an on-campus sexual assault that occurred on February 23, 2014. [mug] (02/11/16) 4253 22
Two UCSB students were arrested for a suspected home invasion robbery that took place in Isla Vista last month. [mugs] (02/11/16) 4144 22
[UPDATE]: A pilot sustained minor injuries after engine failure caused a small plane to land in the Goleta Slough on Monday evening. (02/10/16) 4131 17
A stabbing took place on Figueroa Street, behind the Sportsman Bar, Wednesday afternoon as one victim was transported to Cottage Hospital. (02/11/16) 3928 18
[Update]:The suspect who robbed the Buellton Rabobank on Friday has been arrested thanks to concerned community members who recognized the surveillance photo. (02/08/16) 3920 12
Max Rosenberg shares a [pic] of an impressive halibut caught today in Santa Barbara. (02/09/16) 3685 11
An edhat subscriber reports a recently trimmed palm tree suddenly dropped its crown in a parking lot, just missing a parked car. [pic] (02/09/16) 3617 25
The Sheriff's Department is stopping and boarding tour buses off Hwy 246. Any idea what's up? (02/12/16) 3500 29
Two men were found guilty on Wednesday for the 2013 murder of 21-year-old Kelly Hunt. [pic] (02/11/16) 3128 11
Subscribers report seeing a large fireball traveling across the sky at about 7 AM this morning. Does anyone know what it was? (02/12/16) 3044 17
Concerned Santa Barbara advocates protest the senseless killing of wildlife on State Street. [pic] (02/08/16) 3042 32
Robert reports a Bernie Sanders supporting light sign is placed on the Micheltorena overpass. (02/08/16) 3019 111
An edhatter spotted a bobcat while walking along Cieneguitas Creek at the San Marcos Foothills Preserve. [pic] (02/08/16) 2932 43
Does anyone know what the fragrant tree on the corner of Mission and Laguna is? (02/12/16) 2514 38
Can someone identify this compass like tool? (02/08/16) 2387 9
Did anyone else lose all of their free digital TV stations this morning? (02/10/16) 2345 33
A subscriber heard a loud bang at 12:10 am and is wondering if others heard it. (02/12/16) 2273 40
Ron captured a [pic] of the five Masai Giraffes at the Santa Barbara Zoo. (02/10/16) 2195 11
Roger reports a naked male in his 30's laying down in the parking lot of the County Retirement building. (02/09/16) 2177 19
There's music in our mountains, and John Wiley sees it in these [pics]. (02/09/16) 2146 8
Was this some sort of war game near UCSB that John Wiley noticed in one of his aerials from Thursday? [pics] (02/08/16) 2138 5
Raul Ramirez was arrested for DUI and threatening officers in Santa Maria. [mug] (02/09/16) 2122 5
[UPDATE]: A vegetation fire burning in a creek bed in Old Town Goleta has been contained at 1/4 acre. (02/13/16) 2067 8
I found this near Butterfly Beach and am curious if anyone can identify it? It looks like a fin bone. [pic] (02/13/16) 2046 9
Santa Maria Police arrested Alexander Limon, a suspected gang member, for possession of a stolen firearm. [mug] (02/09/16) 2007 8
Subscriber Chuck Cagara was up early this morning and caught the launch of the Delta IV rocket high above Santa Barbara. [pic] (02/11/16) 1996 11
A subscriber shares a [pic] of the low tide at Hendrys Beach while enjoying summer weather. (02/11/16) 1958 13
Can edhatters tell me what their favorite walking trails are throughout Santa Barbara? (02/10/16) 1939 25
SBIFF: Film Reviews: Edhat subscribers share two-second reviews of films in the Santa Barbara Film Festival. (02/13/16) 1923 4
Santa Maria Police arrested Juan Manuel Nunez Estrada for the charges of assault with a deadly weapon and kidnapping. [mug] (02/09/16) 1856 19
There has been a lot of helicopter activity at the airport the past few days. Is some sort of training going on? (02/13/16) 1845 26
Roger reports a suspicious male taking pictures of females on the beach in the first block of West Cabrillo. (02/11/16) 1840 19
Roger reports a death occurred on a medical call. Police are responding to the 3000 block of Foothill. (02/13/16) 1832 11
During a night hike, a subscriber got [pics] of a small western screech owl. (02/11/16) 1826 16
Roger reports a possible industrial accident in the area of Calle Cesar Chavez, the victim suffered a head injury. (02/09/16) 1721 6
Max Rosenberg shares a [pic] of the NASA T-38 in Long Beach today. (02/11/16) 1659 10
A bobcat was released near the Vandenberg Air Force base last week after recovering from being hit by a car. [pic] (02/10/16) 1646 14
On Saturday I led a Sierra Club hike on the Cathedral Peak Trail that gave a good taste of that hike without being too strenuous. [pics] (02/11/16) 1626 4
A subscriber reports a Cox Cable service outage. Is anybody else in Santa Barbara experiencing issues? (02/11/16) 1604 26
Edhatters share [pics] of hummingbird friends in the area. (02/08/16) 1554 18
ART rescued a sick female coyote on the Mission Santa Ines historical property. [pics] (02/13/16) 1550 15
James Benson (Jimmy) Page (November 16, 1946 - January 20, 2016) (02/08/16) 1549 2
Jean Thomson (d. January 31, 2016) (02/08/16) 1502 6
UCSB neuroscientist Kenneth S. Kosik's new book offers strategies for reducing the risk of Alzheimer's disease. (02/09/16) 1486 5
Roger has the scanner reports. "We got another politican here on Milpas who thinks getting rid of the marijuana dispensary will clean the streets up." (02/11/16) 1452 13
Attorney General Kamala D. Harris and the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office have announced a two-day APPS operation resulting in the seizure of 83 firearms and 10 arrests. [pic] (02/14/16) 1401 13
Does anyone know if the rug merchant that was on the 500 block of State St. moved or went out of business? (02/12/16) 1400 13
Roger reports Sheriff's Deputies are searching for an AWOL patient from the County Psychiatric Department in the area of Camino Del Remido and San Antonio Road. (02/13/16) 1386 17
County trees in front of our house are lifting up the sidewalk. What can we do if the county isn't trimming them? (02/13/16) 1381 31
The California Coastal Commission fired its Executive Director, Charles Lester, during a late night hearing in Morro Bay this week. (02/14/16) 1334 19
The Santa Barbara City Council voted unanimously to approve proposed changes to the City's Noise Ordinance. (02/12/16) 1327 27
Rain and Hope come to mind for John Wiley when looking at these [pics]. (02/11/16) 1313 7
Max Rosenberg shares aerial [pics] from Lake Tahoe to Vandenberg and Hollister Ranch. (02/13/16) 1278 3
Roger has the scanner reports. "A man with pizza was yelling on San Remo Dr." (02/09/16) 1263 2
SBIFF: Film Review: Four veteran athletes attempt the first-ever border-to-border crossing of Bhutan in Crossing Bhutan. (02/09/16) 1256 add
An edhat subscriber feels the effects of the Refugio Oil Spill are not over yet. (02/13/16) 1237 37
A subscriber took a [pic] of a popular perch for hummingbirds at the Carpinteria Salt Marsh. (02/11/16) 1231 4
SBIFF: Celebrated actors including Elizabeth Banks and Alicia Vikander were honored with the Virtuosos Award at the Arlington Theatre on Sunday. (02/08/16) 1209 1
SBIFF: Sylvester Stallone reunited with Carl Weathers after receiving the Montecito Award at the Santa Barbara Film Festival on Tuesday. (02/11/16) 1145 9
Roger reports a traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound at the State Street exit with debris in the roadway. (02/13/16) 1115 3
Roger reported a small brush fire was recently put out on Highway 101 southbound at the Castillo off ramp. [pic] (02/10/16) 1089 10
Roger reports an armed robbery suspect with a knife fled from Saks and ended up on the roof of the Sportsman bar on Figueroa Street. (02/14/16) 1082 25
Roger reports a possible structure fire of an apartment in the 200 block of W. Valerio. (02/09/16) 1077 12
The Board of Supervisors approved changing the name of the Department of Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Services to the Department of Behavioral Wellness. (02/10/16) 1047 48
A subscriber reminds residents the Asian Citrus Psyllid Spraying will begin soon and the opt-out notice didn't go through for everyone. (02/13/16) 1043 16
Santa Maria Police arrested two suspects on various identity theft charges and ICE took them into custody. (02/13/16) 1042 6
The citywide Concrete Replacement Project is well underway. (02/12/16) 1032 6
Santa Barbara County recently became the second county in California to adopt a Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Resolution (02/09/16) 1007 3
Last week, Betsy attended The Goodland Coalition's forum on how to run for Goleta City Council. (02/10/16) 983 16
Roger has the scanner reports. "... just about every time the cops would pull up right out of the blue, like angels when you need them." (02/13/16) 959 9
Three subspecies of Channel Island foxes are recommended to be removed from the endangered species list due to thriving populations. (02/13/16) 950 13
SBIFF: Brie Larson and Saoirse Ronan were honored with the Outstanding Performers of the Year Award at the Arlington Monday night. (02/10/16) 935 1
Roger reports police activity in the 400 Block of North Canada Street. (02/10/16) 922 6
The Santa Barbara Area CHP will conduct a sobriety checkpoint on Saturday, February 13. (02/12/16) 915 17
Following the Refugio State Beach oil spill, questions were raised concerning the perceived "take over" of the County of Santa Barbara's Emergency Operations Center by Plains All American Pipeline. (02/09/16) 911 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Howard, who snores like a sailor and hates classical music. (02/14/16) 869 12
A project to enhance vista points and install interpretive displays along the central coast is expected to be completed next month. (02/10/16) 843 8
Assemblymember Das Williams introduced a bill requiring the State Water Resources Control Board to protect groundwater resources. (02/11/16) 839 14
Did anyone else smell smoke near Highway 154 and Cathedral Oaks late last night? (02/13/16) 762 9
Tax payers in the Santa Barbara Community College District will save $8.7 million through a bond refinancing completed this month. (02/09/16) 750 9
Luis Madrigal (April 27, 1934 - February 2, 2016) (02/10/16) 748 add
SBIFF: Films are only as good as the writing and the screenwriter panel at the Santa Barbara Film Festival had some of the best writers. (02/08/16) 702 1
UCSB scholars weigh in on the ‘intractable problem' of depicting history on film. (02/10/16) 681 21
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound, just north of the Milpas exit. (02/13/16) 681 2
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Francis Nightingale, a rescue who is living the good life in paradise. (02/14/16) 662 4
Roger reports a man is down by Mac's Grog n Groc on Anacapa and Haley Streets. (02/14/16) 638 4
IN THE KITCHEN: Cook your Valentine a Branzino, the Mediterranean sea bass, with Suzie's recipe. (02/14/16) 633 6
UC Santa Barbara professor seeks to explain why affluent countries see fewer women in STEM careers than poor ones do. (02/14/16) 625 8
Roger reports a structure fire in the 700 block of De La Vina. (02/14/16) 625 7
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife announced recreational Dungeness Crab fisheries are open south of Point Reyes. [pic] (02/14/16) 592 add
SBIFF: Actress Rooney Mara was honored with the Cinema Vanguard Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival on Friday. (02/14/16) 581 add
Roger reports a small brush fire was extinguished along Highway 101 northbound between Salinas and Garden Street exits. (02/11/16) 580 5
SBIFF: The Santa Barbara International Film Festival honored five Oscar nominated directors Thursday night at the Arlington Theater. (02/13/16) 559 1
Mary Lea Brice Sherrill (October 21, 1917 - December 21, 2015) (02/09/16) 553 add
February 15 has been designated as a "Fee Free Day" for visitors to Los Padres National Forest. (02/12/16) 549 8
Patricia O'Reilly Levesque (Dec. 6, 1934 - Jan. 15, 2016) (02/12/16) 545 add
Submit a caption for Edhat's Caption Contest and you could win 2 tickets to the Winter Wine Classic on February 20th. (02/14/16) 533 17
Doreen "Dene" Race (November 20, 1931 - January 23, 2016) (02/09/16) 524 add
The National Weather Service has issued a high surf advisory and beach hazards statement through Sunday morning. (02/12/16) 517 add
A subscriber snapped [pics] of the red-breasted friends who have been enjoying afternoon bird baths. (02/14/16) 490 5
The Association of Fire Chiefs announced that Dena Foose of the Lompoc Fire Department has been accepted into the Fire Service Executive Development Institute. (02/12/16) 488 add
Coming home to SBA is also coming home to UCSB as you can see in these [pics] of the campus from John Wiley. (02/14/16) 485 add
February is considered the 'month of love' for some romantics and Lisa interviewed the owner of Santa Barbara Matchmaking. (02/14/16) 478 4
A high surf advisory remains in effect through Sunday morning. (02/12/16) 474 add
SBIFF: The 31st annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival has announced the winning films in all 10 categories. (02/14/16) 467 1
Roger reports a structure fire in Los Olivos near Roblar and Grand Avenue. (02/14/16) 446 1
Two UCSB climate scientists have edited a new book about the Earth's regional and global monsoon systems. (02/12/16) 424 add
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is holding a "Coffee with a Cop" on February 24 at the Lucky Llama Coffeehouse in Carpinteria. (02/13/16) 407 5
Gusty northerly winds are expected for portions of Santa Barbara County tonight and Sunday. (02/14/16) 399 2

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