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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 23, 2014 reads comments
Two Men Sentenced 8 Years for Gang Stabbing - 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. 752 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 22, 2014 reads comments
UCSB Students Protest Tuition Increase - UCSB students protested the approved UC Regents tuition increase on Thursday by demonstrating in Storke Plaza. 980 43
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 21, 2014 reads comments
Suspicious Package Came From Mentally Ill Person - The suspicious package that arrived at a police annex building on Tuesday was sent by a mentally ill person living in Orange County. 855 add
UCSB to Build New Housing Development in 2015 - UCSB has announced a new student housing development to break ground early next year on Storke Road and El Colegio as part of their 15-year expansion plan. 1359 31
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 20, 2014 reads comments
SBCC Student Recovering from Fall - A Santa Barbara City College student who fell from a balcony in Isla Vista last month is recovering in Southern California. 1593 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 18, 2014 reads comments
Teen Driver Sentenced in Fatal Accident - The District Attorney has settled against the teen driver charged with vehicular manslaughter for hitting and killing a UCSB grad student in Santa Maria this past August.  1898 38
Attempted Sexual Assault in Isla Vista - UCSB sent out a campus alert of an attempted sexual assault in Isla Vista on Saturday night in the 6700 block of Sabado Tarde. 946 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 17, 2014 reads comments
Cayucos Man to be Sentenced Five Years - Jeremy Bordegaray, the Cayucos man shot by Sheriff's deputies last October, will be sentenced five years for possessing methamphetamine, carrying a gun, and stealing a car. 788 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 14, 2014 reads comments
UCSB Plans 15-Year Expansion - UPDATE: UCSB is seeking approval for a 15-year expansion plan from the California Coastal Commission for additional housing, students, and staff. 1584 39
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 07, 2014 reads comments
No Changes Made to Dangerous Dog Ordinance - The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors has voted to postpone making any changes to the ordinance regarding "dangerous dogs." 811 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 02, 2014 reads comments
Lawsuit Filed Over Edie Sedwick's Image - Movie producer David Weisman has sued Michael Post, the widower of pop icon and Warhol "superstar" Edie Sedgwick. 2315 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 01, 2014 reads comments
Teens to be Sentenced in Downtown Gang Stabbing - Two 18-year-old alleged gang members are scheduled to be sentenced on Friday for the stabbing a man downtown in February. 1729 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 31, 2014 reads comments
Daily Nexus Retracts Satirical ISIS Article - UCSB's student newspaper, the Daily Nexus, recently retracted their satirical post regarding an ISIS invasion on student housing. 863 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 30, 2014 reads comments
Defrocked Pastor Able to Keep Local Ministry - A United Methodist pastor, who was defrocked for officiating his son's same-sex wedding, will retain his ministry after a ruling on Monday, reports the LA Times. 939 38
Homeless Travelers in Santa Barbara - The LA Times recently published an article regarding "homeless travelers" being drawn to Santa Barbara. 3265 63
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 25, 2014 reads comments
SBCC Transportation Group On the Right Road - The Santa Barbara City College transportation group is finally on the right road for campus parking congestion, reports The Channels. 1649 46
No Target For Goleta - Plans for the first Santa Barbara-area Target have fallen through. 2958 79
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 24, 2014 reads comments
Dr. Diaz Sentenced Postponed - Dr. Julio Diaz, aka "Candyman" who was charged with overprescribing pain pills that lead to patient deaths, may have his sentencing postponed again. 720 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 17, 2014 reads comments
Whooping Cough at Waldorf - A child has been diagnosed with whooping cough at Waldorf school's lower campus on Nogal Drive, reports KEYT. 2572 80
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 15, 2014 reads comments
Lompoc Woman Names Her Killer - A woman in Lompoc named her alleged murderer before she passed away on Monday evening, reports KEYT. 3890 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 14, 2014 reads comments
Injured Skydiver in Lompoc - A skydiver was injured on Monday after experiencing a hard landing near Lompoc, reports KSBY. 938 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 09, 2014 reads comments
Beaches Reopen After Shark Attacks - Surf, Wall, and Minuteman beaches have reopened after shark attacks on the Central Coast, reports KEYT. 1014 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 06, 2014 reads comments
Possible Great White Shark Attack - Fishermen answered two mayday calls near Point Conception on Friday after a shark damaged a kayak, reports KEYT. 2405 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 04, 2014 reads comments
Driver Pleads Not Guilty in Fatal DUI Crash - Kimberly Kreis has pled not guilty to driving under the influence for her involvment in a fatal traffic accident this past April, reports The Independent.  1786 11
Shark Attack Near Wall Beach - A shark attack occurred this week near Wall Beach close to Vandenberg Air Force Base, reports KEYT. 2287 18
Suspected Bank Robber Arrested After Car Chase - The "Hills Bandit" bank robber who allegedly hit two banks in Santa Barbara has been arrested after a high speed chase in Southern California. 3803 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 03, 2014 reads comments
Jesse's Shoes & Repair Closing - KEYT reports that Jesse's Shoes and Repair in Goleta is closing after 43 years. 1667 28
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 02, 2014 reads comments
Ponzi Schemer Rejects Plea Deal - David Prenatt, an accused ponzi schemer, has rejected a plea deal stating he received ineffective assistance of counsel, reports The Independent. 1213 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 26, 2014 reads comments
Vandenberg Protestor Receives Rehearing - A convicted protestor of Vandenberg Air Force Base has convinced the 9th Circuit Supreme Court to rehear his case. 858 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 25, 2014 reads comments
SBCC Groundskeepers Using Less Water - Santa Barbara City College Groundskeepers are doing their part to save water on campus during the drought, reports The Channels. 893 3
Frontier Airlines Suspends SBA Flights - Starting next year, Frontier Airlines will suspend flights from the Santa Barbara Airport to Denver, reports Pacific Coast Business Times. 1979 47
More Mesa Cave Incident Heightens Fears - A recent accident at the More Mesa caves has heightened neighbor's concerns, reports the LA Times. 2083 29
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 22, 2014 reads comments
UC Regents Gives Chancellors Raise - The UC Regents approved pay increases for chancellors, some up to 20%, reports the LA Times. 1393 28
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 21, 2014 reads comments
New Bridge for Goleta Beach - Santa Barbara County approved a replacement project for the entrance bridge of Goleta Park Beach, reports KEYT. 1104 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 20, 2014 reads comments
Dario Pini Sues City of Carpinteria - Infamous landlord, Dario Pini, is suing the City of Carpinteria for "excessive" administrative fees, reports The Independent. 2102 34
Accused Murderer Pleads Not Guilty - Nicolas Holzer entered a not guilty plea after allegedly murdering his parents and two sons, reports The Independent. 1544 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 14, 2014 reads comments
Firefighter to Repay Embezzled Money - Robert Perez, the retired firefighter who embezzled money from the firefighters union, is ordered to repay approximately $112,000, reports The Independent. 1020 3
Students Allege Mishandling Sexual Assault Cases - Students filed complaints against UCSB alleging administration mishandling of sexual assault cases, reports The Daily Nexus. 1278 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 12, 2014 reads comments
Permits Issued for Entrada Project - Construction permits will be issued for the Entrada de Santa Barbara project on lower State Street, reports KEYT. 1491 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 11, 2014 reads comments
Family of Dr. Diaz Patient Speaks Out - The family of a man who died under the care of Dr. Julio Diaz, the "candyman" in federal custody, speaks out to CNN. 2288 8
Three Superior Court Judges Retiring - Three Santa Barbara Superior Court Judges are set to retire by the end of the year, reports KEYT. 1701 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 09, 2014 reads comments
Fatal Accident In Carpinteria - Updated With CHP Press Release- An early morning crash on Highway 101 near Carpinteria left one man dead. 7414 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 07, 2014 reads comments
UCSB Rated Top Public University - UCSB made the list of Top 10 Public Universities by U.S. News and World Report. 1876 10
Earthquake Off Carpinteria Coast - Edhat subscribers report a 2.9 magnitude earthquake off Carpinteria on Friday evening. 1089 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 06, 2014 reads comments
Man Sues City for Falling Off Wharf - A man with visual impairments is suing the City of Santa Barbara after falling off Stearns Wharf. 2781 54
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 05, 2014 reads comments
Google to Collaborate with UCSB Researchers - Google plans to collaborate with a research team at UCSB to design and build a quantum computing chip. 956 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 03, 2014 reads comments
Construction Workers Injured - Two construction workers came crashing down when a scaffolding fell apart while they were working on Shoreline Drive, reports John Palminteri. [pics] 3354 25
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 30, 2014 reads comments
Montecito Residents Bringing In Water - Several wealthy Montecito residents have reportedly been trucking in water during the drought. 4187 98
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 23, 2014 reads comments
Peanut Butter Recall - Several nut butter brands are being recalled due to potential contamination of salmonella. 3211 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 22, 2014 reads comments
Records Show Abuse Allegations of Holzer Sons - Court records were released that trace the alleged abuse of the two Holzer sons who were murdered in Goleta by their father last week, reports the Independent. 4446 27
El Colegio Rd / Ocean Rd Bomb Threat - The SBC Fire Department reported another bomb threat at 3:13 am on El Colegio Rd and Ocean Rd. 1287 11
Skateboarding Crackdown - Santa Barbara police are cracking down on skateboarders again after receiving complaints about skateboarders on busy sidewalks. 1724 44
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 21, 2014 reads comments
Casinos in California Wine Country - A proposed rule change by the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs could lead to new casinos in California's wine country. 1644 41
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 20, 2014 reads comments
Possible Death in North County - Updated with Sheriff's Office press release. Roger reports a possible crime scene involving a death in the 6000 block of West Main in Guadalupe. 2325 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 18, 2014 reads comments
UCSB Professor Sentenced Probation for Assault - The UCSB professor accused of assault on a pro-life protestor has been sentenced to three years probation. 2430 49
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 13, 2014 reads comments
Multiple Homicide in Goleta - Update with Victims and Suspect Identified: A multiple homicide in Goleta took place late Monday evening. 42188 130
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 12, 2014 reads comments
Sheriff Vans Collide on Monday Morning - Two Sheriff vans and another vehicle collided in a traffic accident on Monday morning in Santa Maria, reports KEYT. 1693 27
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 11, 2014 reads comments
UCSB ID Theft - University of California Santa Barbara's Business and Financial Services Department received reports of check fraud and identity theft. 2586 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 04, 2014 reads comments
Neverland Ranch Gearing Up to Sell - The late Michael Jackson estate in Santa Ynez Valley, Neverland Ranch, is gearing up to be placed on the real estate market again. 2940 38
Traces of Ecstasy in Missing Firefighter's Body - Traces of ecstasy were found in the body of an Arcadia firefighter who went missing in the Los Padres National Forest, reports the LA Times. 3885 41
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 03, 2014 reads comments
Plans Unveiled For Miramar - Plans have been released by LA developer Rick Caruso to build a beach resort on the long-vacant Miramar beach property in Montecito, reports the LA Times. 1919 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 01, 2014 reads comments
Santa Barbara Sued for Voting Rights Violations - Update: Activists have sued the City of Santa Barbara for alleged voting rights violations, reports the LA Times. 2341 34
Transcript of Mission & State's Final Meeting - Read the transcript of the Noozhawk and Mission and State meeting that led to the site's closure.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 31, 2014 reads comments
Four Bars Cited for Serving Minors - Four bar/restaurants in Santa Barbara were recently cited for serving alcohol to minors, reports KEYT. 5886 40
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 30, 2014 reads comments
Convicted Murderer Sues for Alleged Jail Beating - A convicted murderer has sued the County of Santa Barbara and two jail guards for an alleged beating he sustained while at county jail last summer, reports The Independent. 2303 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 26, 2014 reads comments
Governing Isla Vista - A town-hall meeting took place on Monday to discuss self-governance of the unincorporated Isla Vista community. 994 18
Mysterious Death of Lompoc Woman - The body of a Lompoc woman was found in La Habra,CA and police are asking the public for information. 2231 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 25, 2014 reads comments
Coaches Found Not Guilty of Battery - Two former Lompoc wrestling coaches were found not guilty of battery by a jury in Santa Maria on Wednesday. 1013 2
Journalism Website Mission & State Folds - The nonprofit investigative journalism website Mission and State has been shut down, according to the Santa Barbara Foundation. 2353 33
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 23, 2014 reads comments
Gang Injunction Denied by Judge - The gang injunction petition has been denied by Santa Barbara Superior Court Judge Colleen Sterne. 2692 37
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 22, 2014 reads comments
Allergan to Close Santa Barbara Facility - Allergan announced earlier this week they will cut 1,500 jobs, including the closure of their Santa Barbara facility. 5133 66
Body Found at Lake Cachuma - Updated Information - Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office are responding to a body found at Lake Cachuma. 4662 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 17, 2014 reads comments
Lompoc Settles with Sex Offender - Lompoc City Council has approved a settlement with a registered sex offender who challenged the city's rules on where he can live, reports KSBY. 955 2
Closure of San Miguel Island Questioned - San Miguel Island was closed for a bomb sweep earlier this year, but many are questioning the sudden shutdown by the Navy, reports The Independent. 2591 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 16, 2014 reads comments
Fatal Vehicle Accident - A man was killed after the van he was driving flipped near Los Alamos early Tuesday morning, reports KEYT. 1790 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 12, 2014 reads comments
Fluctuating Cost for North County Jail? - The Board of Supervisors questioned Sheriff Bill Brown on the estimated cost of the planned North County Jail, reports the Independent. 883 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 11, 2014 reads comments
State Agency Water Error - The Central Coast Water Agency was undercharged by the Department of Water Resources to the tune of $9.3 million, reports the Independent. 1036 3
Stricter Gun Regulations after Isla Vista Murders - Earlier this week elected officials met in Isla Vista to discuss proposed measures to strengthen gun-control laws, reports The Independent. 1009 14
County Sheriff Ending Immigration Holds - Sheriff Bill Brown has stopped the courtesy hold for Immigration and Customs Enforcement on incarcerated immigrants, reports The Independent. 2273 40
UCSB Student Death Most Likely Accidental - The Santa Barbara County Sheriff Coroner has released findings in the death of 20-year-old UCSB student that occurred in May, reports KEYT. 3852 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 10, 2014 reads comments
Bait and Switch of Seafood Fraud - Capps and Padilla are pushing two separate bills to combat seafood fraud, reports The Independent. 1462 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 06, 2014 reads comments
Fire Captain Sentenced for Embezzling - Robert Perez, the former Santa Barbara County Fire Department employee, will serve three years in State Prison, reports The Independent. 1862 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 04, 2014 reads comments
Two Candyman Wrongful Death Suits Settle - Two wrongful-death lawsuits against the pharmacies involved in the Julio Diaz "Candyman" case have settled, reports The Independent. 1978 12
Pay Raise for County Management - Santa Barbara County management will receive a one percent salary increase, reports The Independent. 1417 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 28, 2014 reads comments
Not Enough Evidence Against Deltopia Teen - A judge has determined there is not enough evidence to charge Los Angeles teen Desmond Edwards with mayhem for the Deltopia riot, reports KEYT. 2707 16
Court Appearance of Isla Vista Man Accused of Rape - Deon Kitt, the 28-year-old Isla Vista resident accused of raping two high school students, appeared in court on Monday, reports The Independent. 2884 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 27, 2014 reads comments
IV Shooter's Father Interviewed by Barbara Walters - The father of the Isla Vista mass murderer, Elliot Rodgers, was interviewed by Barbara Walters and will air on Friday evening. 3421 35
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 26, 2014 reads comments
David Lack Faces Fraud Trial - Prominent building contractor David Lack is accused of lying to banks and swindling one Montecito resident, reports The Independent. 3911 23
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 25, 2014 reads comments
Funk Zone Gallery Shut Down - Local artists were prevented by Police from painting their Funk Zone murals this past weekend. 2657 29
Fire Truck Blamed for Crash - A county fire truck driver was found at fault for a head-on collision in Goleta earlier this month. 2195 22
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 21, 2014 reads comments
Macias Found Guilty of Torture - Raymond Macias was found guilty of torture and dealing methamphetamine, but the jury was divided over kidnapping and extortion charges, reports The Independent. 2214 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 20, 2014 reads comments
Montecito & SYV Water Woes - Montecito residents are hit with drought penalties and Santa Ynez water has high levels of Chromium 6, reports The Independent. 2787 44
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 18, 2014 reads comments
Kiosk Robber Sentenced 28 Years - A local man arrested in 2012 for a bank heist and robbing parking kiosks has been sentenced to 28 years in prison, reports The Independent. 1735 11
Morua Films Anti Drunk Driving PSA - Raymond Morua filmed an interview for an anti-drunk driving PSA as part of his plea agreement, reports The Independent. 1532 17
Father of Isla Vista Shooter Meets Victim's Dad - Photos have been released of the meeting between the father of Isla Vista shooter Elliot Rodger and the father of victim Christopher Martinez. 4239 28
239 Firearms in Gun Buyback - 239 firearms were received in the Santa Barbara Police Department's Anonymous Gun Buyback, reports the Independent. 1363 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 14, 2014 reads comments
Isla Vista Mural Remembers Victims - A mural in Isla Vista was recently updated to remember the six students who lost their lives on May 23rd. 2111 8
Chumash Expand Reservation - Santa Ynez Band of Chumash announce a 6.9 acre expansion of vacant land into the tribe's federal trust, reports SYV News. 1211 20
Hatchet Murderer Awaits State Hospital Release - A Santa Maria man convicted of using a hatchet to murder an elderly man is allegedly ready for release from a state mental hospital after 5 years, reports KEYT. 1421 10
Local Man Causes Disturbance in Carmel - A 51-year-old Santa Barbara man was arrested at a Carmel hotel after making threats and stating he killed Osama Bin Laden. 2710 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 13, 2014 reads comments
Sheriffs Release Reports on Elliot Rodger - The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office has released reports and documents from their interactions with Elliot Rodger, reports KSBY. 5201 54
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 12, 2014 reads comments
Capps Office Responds to DOJ Investigation - Capps' office responds to DOJ probe, calling News-Press allegations "tabloid media coverage," reports The Independent. 2691 57
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 11, 2014 reads comments
SBHS Softball Coach Arrested - A Santa Barbara High School softball coach was arrested for having a sexual relationship with a female player, reports The Independent. 6791 35
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 10, 2014 reads comments
FBI Investigates Capps Office - FBI-DOJ open probe into findings in News-Press investigative series on Lois Capps, reports Peter Lance. 6309 54
Denunzio Arrested Again - Tony Denunzio was arrested again last month after resisting arrest which resulted in the injury of a Harbor Patrol officer, reports The Independent. 4815 41
Great White Shark Warning - After reported sightings of a great white shark, Harbor Patrol has closed Leadbetter Beach, reports KEYT. 4670 32
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 07, 2014 reads comments
Lawsuit Filed in Old San Marcos Road Horse Deaths - A lawsuit has been filed in the Old San Marcos Rd. horse deaths, reports The Independent. 2736 36
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 06, 2014 reads comments
City Budget Incorporates Private Security - The Santa Barbara City Council set aside funds to hire two private security personnel to patrol State Street, reports The Independent. 2266 36
Board Rejects Sheriff Deputy at Chumash - A contract between Chumash Indians and County Sheriff's to provide more law enforcement was rejected by the County Board of Supervisors, reports KEYT. 1537 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 05, 2014 reads comments
Santa Maria Police Corruption? - Santa Maria Police Lieutenant fired for the shooting of officer Covarrubias fights to be reinstated, reports The Independent. 1839 9

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