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There is a new yacht in town, anchored just outside the harbor. Does anyone know who is visiting? [pic] (09/10/14) 5630 37
The legendary albino raccoon has returned and a subscriber captured [vid] and pictures. (09/11/14) 4010 37
Child in hot vehicle appeared to be sweating and unconscious to the reporting party at a park (09/14/14) 3853 32
Multiple charges of drug possession and driving while under the influence have been filed against Kimberly Kreis after a fatal accident on April 21. (09/12/14) 3624 46
How do people on edhat find housing besides craigslist posts? (09/12/14) 3123 67
A Santa Barbara man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and heroin, owning firearms, and child endangerment. [mug] (09/13/14) 3108 8
A Goleta man was arrested for possession and sales of narcotics in the 400 block of Ellwood Beach Drive. [mug] (09/13/14) 3064 9
A subscriber noticed a golden retriever dog surfing off Leadbetter Point. [pics] (09/12/14) 3034 12
A subscriber would like to know where the best place in town is to get fried chicken. (09/15/14) 2919 46
Who else heard 5-7 gunshots fired near the intersection of Patterson Ave and University Ave at around 9:30pm on Friday night? (09/14/14) 2800 41
What is this beautiful tree? [pics] It is blooming right now up on Mountain Drive. (09/10/14) 2712 13
I'm hopeful that edhat readers can identify this insect found on our bathroom floor. [pic] (09/10/14) 2681 9
Rock band U2 released a new album with a song titled "California" that references Santa Barbara.   (09/14/14) 2671 16
Lauren: Have you tried Benchmark Eatery yet? Read Lauren's review! (09/14/14) 2601 28
Roger reports a possible water rescue: Full city and County Fire Rescue Response to Hendry's Beach at 2981 Cliff Drive. (09/13/14) 2422 19
The Glow in the Park Balloon Launch was held at Eling's Park Saturday night, and Santa Barbara photographer Fritz Olenberger captured some stunning images. (09/15/14) 2394 15
A subscriber shares a [vid] of police presence after a truck jack-knifed on San Marcos Pass this afternoon. (09/11/14) 2378 37
A subscriber notices a cell phone tower disguised as a windmill. [pics] (09/13/14) 2320 29
Bank Robbery at the Bank of the West in the 3700 block of State Street. SBPD is responding. (09/16/14) 2265 16
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a solar car making a pit stop at the Santa Barbara Harbor. (09/16/14) 2094 13
A subscriber spotted a mole scurrying across the path near Leadbetter Beach. [pics] (09/12/14) 1938 13
A subscriber is looking for advice on how to get back a stolen iPhone with a known location. (09/14/14) 1924 28
The family of a man who died under the care of Dr. Julio Diaz, the "candyman" in federal custody, speaks out to CNN. (09/11/14) 1903 8
The Independent: The city has settled the Cotledge and Denunzio federal cases for $170,000. (09/13/14) 1892 48
Possible Drowning: Linden at Sandyland in Carpinteria, victim has a possible head injury. (09/13/14) 1870 4
I always thought those "Heat Clouds" hanging over the mountains was right over the river. [pics] (09/16/14) 1837 17
Roger reports an injured hang glider down near South Milpas at East Cabrillo. (09/15/14) 1837 15
We have a huge avocado tree in our backyard. Can anyone tell me what kind of avocados these are? (09/10/14) 1782 19
Can anyone identify this bird with an extraordinarily long beak? (09/14/14) 1765 11
HISTORY: Tom breaks down the historical signifcance of two hangars in Goleta(09/14/14) 1753 20
The Coast Guard intercepted 3 suspected smugglers and over a ton of marijuana near San Nicholas Island on Saturday. (09/16/14) 1720 10
A subscriber had a hawk pass about a foot over their head this morning up in Painted Cave. They would like to know what kind it may have been. (09/10/14) 1707 17
I need an electrician and was wondering if anyone has the going rate from local contractors. (09/13/14) 1700 27
The City of SB has made the drought-conscious decision to reuse the water from the Oak Park wading pool rather than discarding the water into the sewer. (09/10/14) 1634 33
Officers representing 12 county law enforcement agencies arrested 148 individuals for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. (09/10/14) 1610 8
John Palminteri reports about the danger zone on State St. as the lights went black. [pics] (09/16/14) 1572 9
Has anyone had a (potential phishing) phone call about a "federal criminal action" being initiated by the US Treasury against them? (09/10/14) 1563 22
Edhat readers snapped [pics] this week of the moon. Send yours in! (09/10/14) 1506 2
Free mulch is available for pickup by any Santa Barbara County resident at three locations. (09/12/14) 1496 17
Three Santa Barbara Superior Court Judges are set to retire by the end of the year, reports KEYT. (09/11/14) 1479 10
A subscriber spotted this helicopter searching over Hendry's Beach. Does anyone know what's up? (09/13/14) 1468 7
Hurricane Marie may seem like old news now, but we're still basking in the afterglow, reports Goleta Surfing. [pics] (09/10/14) 1465 5
There was a show of force in support of Measure P. Over 70 people showed up at a mid-day press event and rally at the Santa Barbara Courthouse. [pics] (09/10/14) 1464 34
I heard a lot of sirens at Turnpike and Hollister going south on Hollister. Does anyone know what's up? (09/11/14) 1452 6
SBPD in pursuit of wanted subject Cliff at Lighthouse..Other units responding.. (09/10/14) 1418 4
A reader took a [pic] of the fast-moving Cleveland National Forest fire from the air. (09/13/14) 1401 3
A subscriber stumbled across local artist Tajo McBurnie working on the preliminary stages of a Legal Public Art Piece. [pic] (09/11/14) 1397 12
John Palminteri reports that the Ramada Santa Barbara has two baby crested ducks looking for names. [pics] (09/11/14) 1388 11
A subscriber captures [vid] of a SEIU labor demonstration outside of City Hall on Tuesday. (09/11/14) 1350 44
A subscriber sent in some beautiful photos of the beach today. (09/11/14) 1343 2
A subscriber shares [pics] of the fungus among us. (09/16/14) 1334 8
A subscriber would like to attract scrub jays to their garden. What is the best way to do this? (09/11/14) 1333 46
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) 1327 2
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) 1304 17
Injury traffic accident in the 700 block of State Street, a bicyclist hit an open car door. (09/15/14) 1304 9
Hal Finney (May 4 1956 - August 28, 2014) (09/12/14) 1294 8
Construction permits will be issued for the Entrada de Santa Barbara project on lower State Street, reports KEYT. (09/12/14) 1248 21
A subscriber shares his artwork inspired by the Santa Barbara surf(09/14/14) 1248 10
Caltrans has completed a roundabout on State Routes 154 and 246 near Santa Ynez. (09/13/14) 1222 41
A subscriber shares some touching [pics] of the September 11th Memorial at West Beach. (09/12/14) 1186 5
The District Attorney announced that on September 9, 2014, David Prenatt pled guilty to 7 felony counts of engaging in a fraudulent securities scheme. (09/11/14) 1182 8
SBCC administration is planning longterm revisions for all three campuses. (09/13/14) 1170 39
Roger has the scanner reports. Some of those beer bottles really hurt when you get smacked over the head with them. (09/11/14) 1168 5
Roger has the scanner reports. How close to your neighborhood are you? Do you know everything that is going on? (09/13/14) 1160 13
Caltrans has opened portions of the newly-constructed High Occupancy Vehicle lane on U.S. 101 in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. (09/12/14) 1144 18
An edhat subscriber reports a fire engine and ambulance were on the Carrillo underpass. Anyone know what's going on? [pic] (09/12/14) 1122 11
Traffic Accident: Rollover victim trapped at 900 West Valerio. Full city Fire Response, Medics, SBPD. (09/16/14) 1120 21
NOAA announces an updated "whale alert" app and invites the public to contribute to the protection of West Coast whales. (09/12/14) 1099 2
I'm near lower State Street and the power just went off. Is anyone else affected? (09/15/14) 1093 9
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a Super Venus, or is it just a sunset? (09/11/14) 1091 2
Here is an op-ed piece on Domestic Violence authored by Deputy DA Jennifer Karapetian, who specializes in domestic violence. (09/13/14) 1052 14
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Echo, a young pup who works hard and plays hard! (09/14/14) 1044 4
Does your pet complain that they don't get enough attention at home? Submit them for instant fame as the Edhat Cat or Dog of the Week! (09/10/14) 1039 15
Charles shares a [pic] of the bright moon over the Mesa. (09/11/14) 1016 1
Janet Ravenscroft (1945 - August 31, 2014) (09/10/14) 998 1
Students filed complaints against UCSB alleging administration mishandling of sexual assault cases, reports The Daily Nexus. (09/14/14) 976 23
The National Merit Scholarship Program announced the names of the semifinalists in our local high schools. (09/12/14) 974 5
In honor of National Chocolate Milkshake Day, edhatters sent in photo of their beverages. (09/13/14) 967 15
The Montecito Fire Protection District has recently added a smaller agile brush engine to its response capabilities. [pics] (09/13/14) 950 8
Weather Alert: Prolonged period of hot weather with elevated fire danger across Southwest California are expected through early next week. (09/11/14) 934 add
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning in effect until 6:00am on Monday. (09/14/14) 929 add
The Westmont College Student Association will be installing a temporary memorial of 2,977 flags tomorrow to honor those killed in the 9/11 attacks. [pic] (09/11/14) 928 10
Roger reports a high speed chase in Guadalupe: subject is on Highway 1 Southbound coming toward Brown Road. (09/12/14) 926 37
Roger reports police activity on the 500 block of Dawn in Buellton. SBSO was on a foot pursuit but caught a male and female. (09/13/14) 917 2
A subscriber shares [pics] of a butterfly and grasshopper sharing a sunflower. (09/16/14) 901 13
It was too beautiful to sleep in on Saturday. Here are some [pics] of the amazing clouds. (09/16/14) 897 3
A subscriber shares [pics] of the 9/11 memorial and Sgt. Spear honoring a local man who was lost on September 11th. (09/13/14) 848 2
Researchers at UCSB and the University of Pittsburgh use breast milk to show a correlation between dietary fats and academic success. (09/11/14) 845 4
Roger reports Code 415: domestic fight in the 800 block of Camino Pescadero in Isla Vista. There is a Code 2 for medics of a strangulation victim. (09/13/14) 843 2
Roger has the scanner reports. If you don't want to have a heat stroke, drink plenty of water! (09/16/14) 825 14
Is anyone experiencing a Verizon landline phone outage right now? (09/13/14) 822 13
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club promotes education in telecommunications and trains communicators for public service and emergencies. (09/14/14) 816 4
Rep. Lois Capps announced that the City of Goleta has received federal funding for the Hollister Avenue Complete Streets Corridor project in Old Town Goleta. (09/12/14) 814 8
Roger reports police activity in the 3500 block of Medrona. Some type of Code 415: subject with a knife. (09/11/14) 809 2
A subscriber shares a [pic] of a Friday sunset in Santa Barbara. (09/14/14) 809 1
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Peter, a super fun and sweet cat who is looking for a human companion. (09/14/14) 806 6
A reader sent in more [pics] of yesterday's sunrise. (09/16/14) 806 3
Charles Brewster used four photos to make this Sunday sunrise panorama. [pic] (09/16/14) 803 6
A subscriber sent in this stunning photo of the sunrise over San Rafael. (09/15/14) 789 6
John Palminteri reports that Direct Relief has sent Ebola relief and provides some [pics] of the act. (09/12/14) 786 4
The Independent: A recent study shows that crops grown in the Cuyama Valley are draining the groundwater and could be causing the ground to sink. (09/12/14) 752 22
The next Sierra Club outing will be Sunday, September 14 to Lizard's Mouth. (09/12/14) 751 4
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) 750 3
242 Assault possibly with a weapon 7 South Milpas SBPD on scene. Suspect bma on a red bicycle. (09/11/14) 745 7
Robert Perez, the retired firefighter who embezzled money from the firefighters union, is ordered to repay approximately $112,000, reports The Independent. (09/14/14) 744 3
The dedicated staff of edhat mixed and mingled with locals at the 2014 Lemon Launch and are now ready for next weekend's California Lemon Festival in Goleta! (09/14/14) 741 3
John Palminteri reports that Jamie Slone Wines opens at Santa Barbara's El Paseo. [pics] (09/13/14) 737 8
Santa Barbara County's live fuel moisture levels average 60%, which is critical. (09/16/14) 734 9
A subscriber was in Solvang for the sunset and shares a [pic] of the glowing sun. (09/14/14) 728 2
Injury traffic accident on De La Vina at Pueblo involving a truck and SUV. (09/15/14) 703 1

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