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UPDATE: Roger reports over 400 protesters heading southbound on State Street for DLG Plaza, they started at the Courthouse. (11/26/14) 10733 195
Nine adults were arrested or cited and a local missing 15-year old juvenile was found following the service of a narcotics search warrant. [mugs] (11/26/14) 4375 24
A potential significant rain event for Southwest California may occur Sunday Nov. 30th through Dec. 2nd. (11/25/14) 3588 37
A subscriber saw a jet in the sky with a long shadow like projection in front of it. Can anyone explain what is going on? [pic] (11/23/14) 3244 38
The Sheriff's Office are warning the public about a mail theft ring and asking for help in locating two suspects. [mugs] (11/27/14) 3046 14
HISTORY: A subscriber shares historical photos of businesses thriving in Santa Barbara from 1960. (11/23/14) 2977 30
Madame Sonia Rosinka (Barbara Sonia Adams) January 12, 1947 - September 19, 2014 (11/23/14) 2960 11
This morning at around 2 am there was a major accident right at State and Ontare. (11/24/14) 2892 11
Rollover traffic accident vehicle on it's side on the sidewalk 3712 State street engine 4 on scene. UPDATE: with KEYT link. [pics] (11/27/14) 2883 20
An edhat subscriber happened upon this dead cetacean and wonders if anyone can identify it. [pics] (11/26/14) 2622 17
The Independent: A former Laguna Blanca drama teacher was sentenced to 180 days in jail for having sex with a student. (11/25/14) 2563 24
A subscriber shares a [vid] of an octopus her son spied at the tide pools today. (11/25/14) 2391 18
West of town John Wiley noticed a broken beach. [pic] (11/26/14) 2304 7
Did you know these Nutmeg mannikins are in our area? You may have seen them in pet shops but right now they are migrating through town. [pic] (11/26/14) 2230 14
Roger reports a large power outage in Goleta with reported transformer fires near Marketplace. SCE is being contacted. (11/28/14) 2209 14
Volunteers with the Los Padres ForestWatch helped to clean up a cannabis grow site in the Figueroa Mountain foothills. [pics] (11/24/14) 2207 27
John Wilson, arrested on felony charges of conspiracy and grand theft for stealing seafood in the Harbor, was sentenced to jail and probation. (11/24/14) 2196 9
There is a sword-waving man on Las Positas overpass. Police responding. (11/25/14) 2058 19
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is requesting public assistance to help locate multiple suspects wanted in connection with a stabbing that occurred in Old Town Goleta last Friday evening. (11/25/14) 2054 12
A subscriber went to a gas station on State Street and was mistakenly debited $100 for nine gallons of gas. (11/27/14) 1959 25
The Restaurant Guy says that Killer B's BBQ and Bar has found a new home downtown and hopes to reopen this weekend. (11/27/14) 1952 13
Did anyone else see a comet-like ball of light with a tail of flames cross the sky over downtown/Mesa area on Saturday evening around 6:30 - 7 pm ? (11/24/14) 1908 19
EDBIT: Black Friday is the major shopping day of the year and WalletHub has ranked the best and worst deals. (11/23/14) 1905 10
An edhatter reports that Craigslist was hacked and the site is still down in Santa Barbara. (11/25/14) 1815 16
The next phase of the Entrada de Santa Barbara Project has begun. (11/26/14) 1808 23
Jeffrey Arthur Miller (March 26, 1988 - November 1, 2014) (11/27/14) 1775 8
An edhat subscriber photographed UCSB Basketball star Alan Williams for the December 1st issue of Sports Illustrated. [pics] (11/27/14) 1759 15
Two men were sentenced to 8 years in state prison on Friday for a gang related stabbing that took place in downtown Santa Barbara earlier this year. (11/23/14) 1703 14
Do edhatters have feedback on speeding down De La Vina and how to keep the community safer? (11/23/14) 1698 45
The City of Santa Barbara shines a spotlight on a community member who went above and beyond to conserve water. [pic] (11/25/14) 1657 16
The Ice in Paradise skating arena broke ground on Thursday next to Girsh Park in Goleta. [pic] (11/24/14) 1650 25
Traffic accident on Carpinteria and Alisos, 2 vehicles are involved with one subject trapped in the vehicle. [pic] (11/25/14) 1536 3
A subscriber captured [pics] of a sea lion pup sunning itself on the beach. (11/25/14) 1484 10
Animal Rescue Team released two rescued owls on a private ranch where they were reunited with their owl family. [pics] (11/28/14) 1428 10
Sounds like there was a high speed chase in Carpinteria, suspect detained. (11/24/14) 1379 6
The Independent: The SBPD performed several cleanings of homeless camps in the area bringing this year's total to 23. (11/28/14) 1366 28
Updated With More Pics: An edhat subscriber snapped [pics] of the last cruise ship of 2014 and SUP's enjoying the morning waves. (11/29/14) 1361 8
Roger has the scanner reports. Neurotic driver West on Modoc with Nevada Plates. (11/25/14) 1305 3
Has anyone used PODS for long distance moving and storage? (11/25/14) 1303 11
John Palminteri reports train passengers are happy to leave cars behind. [pic] (11/27/14) 1264 6
Roger reports a broken water main that is flooding downtown businesses at the corner of De La Vina and Canon Perdido. (11/28/14) 1243 7
EDBIT: A winner has been selected for the Lobero Theatre trivia and won 2 tickets to Chris Robinson Brotherhood on Saturday, Nov. 29th! (11/23/14) 1240 2
A subscriber shares a stunning [pic] of the moon. (11/25/14) 1222 3
Don in The Goodland arrived at Lake Los Carneros in time for a Sunday sunset. [pic] (11/24/14) 1221 11
The Santa Barbara Police Department has released recent crime data including a summary of response times. [pics] (11/28/14) 1135 1
John Palminteri shares a [pic] of a sliver of fall over Santa Barbara. (11/25/14) 1130 1
Cartoons: Mike shares another cartoon funny about coffee and productivity. (11/23/14) 1125 1
HISTORY: Does anyone out there have any Two Guys department store photos? Here is one [pic] I have of a Disco Fair store. (11/29/14) 1105 25
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Carsyn, an outgoing and playful kitten looking for a home for the holidays. (11/23/14) 1094 5
A subscriber is looking for volunteer opportunities on Thanksgiving Day. Any suggestions? (11/23/14) 1063 14
A subscriber, planted firmly on the ground, snapped [pics] of adventurous folk sailing through the air. (11/25/14) 1059 3
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Vince, an adoptable super-dog. (11/23/14) 1031 13
Santa Barbara County Sheriff Bill Brown is pleased to announce his selection of Bernard "Barney" Melekian as his new undersheriff, to be effective January 5, 2015. [pic] (11/25/14) 1023 19
Mesa Jim shares a Shoreline Park sunset [pic] that shows the light fading to dark. (11/24/14) 1021 11
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of skim boarders at Butterfly Beach on Wednesday at sunset. (11/28/14) 1010 2
Dan Seibert got [pics] of the sliver moon as it rose above the tree line. (11/24/14) 1001 10
Edhat subscribers are reporting power outages in downtown Santa Barbara. Is anyone else experiencing it? (11/27/14) 997 9
Santa Barbara City College will launch its first therapy dog event "Check Out a Dog and Lower Your Stress!" for students during finals week. (11/25/14) 990 8
A subscriber got a photo of the sun reflecting off the ocean near the breakwater. [pic] (11/26/14) 988 6
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Santa Barbara County South Coast and Mountains in effect from midnight to 10am Sunday. (11/23/14) 975 add
John Palminteri reports the Montecito Bank and Trust donates $1 million to nonprofits. [pic] (11/25/14) 937 12
Can anyone recommend a physical therapist that was especially gentle? (11/25/14) 933 16
Roger has the scanner reports.I had a funny experience. (11/29/14) 920 6
POWDRELL: According to David Powdrell, a Common Gull is to a Chevy Impala what a Royal Tern is to a Ferrari. (11/23/14) 885 16
A subscriber needs a referral for a child behavioral specialist in town. (11/26/14) 878 15
Roger has the scanner reports. Will that is all outta me for now Have a Good Thanksgiving. (11/27/14) 875 13
Edhatters share photos of their Thanksgiving Day celebrations. Send in yours! (11/28/14) 874 10
Goleta Barbers in Old Town is helping out the Santa Barbara County Food Bank with a unique promotion, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (11/26/14) 855 3
Arthur Korngiebel III (September 9, 1949 - September 26, 2014) (11/25/14) 844 2
Robert Bernstein shares his experience at the The Humanist Society of Santa Barbara's November lecture by Wendy Hughes. (11/25/14) 826 6
Here are a few more Sunday sunrise [pics]. (11/24/14) 825 9
Roger reports a possible electrical issue at the Veterans Memorial Building at 112 West Cabrillo Street. (11/28/14) 819 16
Roger reports a disturbance in front of Casa Esperanza, SBPD is on scene. (11/28/14) 785 4
Henry "The Phantom" Ybarra (June 17, 1928 - November 16, 2014) (11/24/14) 776 add
Patti took these action shots during the recent SBCC Bowl Game at Cerritos College. [pics] (11/25/14) 773 7
An edhat subscriber took a [pic] of the Gaviota sunrise this morning. (11/24/14) 772 5
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce the graduation of 24 custody deputies from the academy today making it the largest custody deputy class in Sheriff's Office history. [pic] (11/27/14) 765 3
A reader shares the view of another Gaviota sunrise. [pic] (11/25/14) 737 3
UCSB's Joseph Polchinski shares his ideas about how to reconcile quantum mechanics and the theory of general relativity at this year's Faculty Research Lecture. (11/26/14) 708 2
A subscriber shares a [pic] of the "cloud ship" visit today. (11/29/14) 707 1
With Thanksgiving in mind, do any edhatters have a turkey coop in the Santa Barbara area? (11/27/14) 699 5
Members of the Isla Vista community create a video for the students injured at Florida State University. (11/28/14) 683 2
The extended Thanksgiving weekend is one of the busiest travel periods of the year and is a Maximum Enforcement Period for the CHP. (11/26/14) 671 4
Angela Carol (Hammond) Russell (April 9, 1945 - November 11, 2014) (11/25/14) 661 add
Roger reports a possible structure fire at 150 Butterfly Lane. Fire Dept is back in service, no fire. (11/28/14) 660 7
Dr. John Henry Lynn (d. November 6, 2014) (11/25/14) 643 add
Happy Thanksgiving edhatters! Share what you're thankful for. (11/28/14) 637 14
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Lompoc Hospital Foundation's mission is to provide community education, public relations and funds for capital improvements for the Lompoc Valley Medical Center. (11/23/14) 622 2
Paula Virginia Loomis (January 23, 1927 - November 14, 2014) (11/24/14) 594 add
We were lucky to receive tickets from edhat for Speaking of Stories this last weekend. What incredible talent there is in our community! (11/26/14) 580 6
Frank Molina (September 3, 1921 -August 15, 2014) (11/28/14) 566 add
The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Watch for portions of Santa Barbara County. (11/23/14) 565 1
The men and women of the Santa Barbara Police Department are pleased to announce the first graduations of 5th grade students participating in the G.R.E.A.T. Program. (11/27/14) 559 3
Carpinteria City Council members are considering future zoning plans for areas known for oil and gas processing, reports KEYT. (11/26/14) 546 5
Roger reports an appliance fire in the 1500 Block of Alameda Padre Serra. Full city response. (11/29/14) 536 3
A reader reports that, according to the CHP Traffic Information Page, there were several hit and runs in Santa Maria earlier this morning. (11/25/14) 516 1
A reader reports a power outage at 11:00 AM at De La Vina and Sola. (11/29/14) 498 3
A professor of geography joins the ranks of UCSB faculty members honored for their contributions to the advancement of science. (11/25/14) 483 add
Roger reports a two vehicle accident on 101 Northbound at the Milpas offramp. (11/29/14) 476 2
UCSB scientists from NCEAS and the Bren School help assess tipping points and determine successful strategies for improved management of the Earth's oceans (11/25/14) 473 1
Southern California Edison will be doing work this Saturday, November 29 between 6 am and noon at the corner of Hollister Avenue and South Glen Annie Road. (11/27/14) 467 1
The Fire Department urges people to be careful when frying turkeys this Thanksgiving.  (11/27/14) 465 3
UCSB's Timothy DeVries demonstrates how climate change might affect the ratio of carbon, oxygen and nutrients in the subsurface ocean. (11/25/14) 434 add
Don't know what to get your feline friend or canine companion for the holidays? How about instant fame? Submit them as the Edhat Cat or Dog of the Week! (11/25/14) 406 3
Monday night I headed over to Velvet Jones to check out Murs' show. [pics] (11/29/14) 405 add
The SBCFD reminds residents that a Red Flag Warning is a combination of strong winds, low relative humidity, and warm temperatures that can create extreme fire behavior. (11/25/14) 361 add
A subscriber shares a [pic] of the sun setting over Santa Barbara. (11/29/14) 359 1
Roger reports a possible structure fire in Santa Maria. (11/28/14) 358 add
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (11/25/14) 344 1
A project to replace overhead sign panels and light fixtures on Highway 101 from Milpas Street to Fairview Avenue will begin on Monday, Dec. 1.  (11/27/14) 318 2

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