Edhat
npr edvertisers
visitors movie times

Santa Barbara Weather: 62.8°F | Humidity: 63% | Pressure: 29.99in (Steady) | Conditions: Clear | Wind Direction: SSW | Wind Speed: 6.0mph [see map]

Free Newsletter
Advertise
  login You create the news! Send your news item to ed@edhat.com
 
 
login
    15895 Subscribers
      666 Paid (4.2%)
     268 Comments
     149 Commenters
     87770 Page Views
 
 

 
The Winehound
The Winehound
 
Advertise on Edhat
Advertise on Edhat
 
News Events Referrals Deals Classifieds Comments About

| 1900 | 2000 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 |

Breaking News reads comments
NB 101 Accident? - Does anyone know what happened on NB 101 around noon? Traffic was blocked, a fire truck, a chief, and 3 motorcycle officers were racing to the scene. 1253 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 20, 2014 reads comments
Sirens on Foothill - A subscriber reports sirens from at least six emergency vehicles on Foothill Rd. lasting over 15 minutes. Anyone know what's up? 1865 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 18, 2014 reads comments
Cluster of Lights - Does anyone know what the strange cluster of lights in the ocean off Goleta beach are? They are far beyond the oil derricks. 2474 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 10, 2014 reads comments
Low Altitude Sheriff's Chopper - Sheriff chopper just buzzed downtown at very low altitude with its siren blaring. Anyone know what's up? 3657 30
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 09, 2014 reads comments
AT&T Service Issues - A number of us with ATandT wireless service were without signal at the Finish area of the Marathon and Half-Marathon today.  950 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 08, 2014 reads comments
Police at Lake Los Carneros - Does anyone know why there are multiple police cars near the entrance to Lake Los Carneros at La Patera? 2434 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 07, 2014 reads comments
Brownouts on the Mesa - A subscriber reports mini "brownouts" on the Mesa in the past couple of days that last one or two seconds. Do any Edhatters know what's up? 811 5
Internet Struggles - Edhat subscribers are reporting internet and email issues. Is anyone else experiencing it? 1380 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 04, 2014 reads comments
Ortega St. Closed on Sunday - What was going on downtown last night around 6:30pm? Ortega was closed between Chapala and State. Cops, lights, action? 3227 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 02, 2014 reads comments
Reported Power Outages - Subscribers reported power outages beginning Friday night and into early Saturday morning. 669 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 01, 2014 reads comments
Power Outage in Mission Canyon - A subscriber reports a power outage in Mission Canyon Heights that began around 9 am. Is anyone else affected? 775 11
Jet Escort Over Santa Barbara - UPDATE: Multiple edhatters reported a jet being escorted by a smaller jet over Santa Barbara around 6:00 PM Thursday evening. Does anyone know what's up? 6688 32
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 30, 2014 reads comments
Sirens on the Mesa - A subscriber reports that there have been a lot of sirens on the Mesa and wonders if anyone knows "What's up?" 1588 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 29, 2014 reads comments
Carpinteria Middle School Minor Incident - Does anyone know what happened by Carpinteria Middle School? Police, Fire, and Paramedics were there. 1928 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 28, 2014 reads comments
Loud Sound in San Roque - I just heard what sounded like an explosion in the San Roque area. Anyone else hear it? 3371 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 26, 2014 reads comments
Police Escort on State - Edhat subscribers reported seeing a police escort on State Street earlier today. Anyone know what's up? 3229 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 25, 2014 reads comments
Strong odor in Mirano Drive Area - Anyone one else notice the very strong odor in the area of Mirano Drive (near the Montessori school)? 926 12
Two AM Police Activity? - A subscriber heard what sounded like police loudspeakers in the area of El Camino School around 2 am. Anyone know what was going on? 1146 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 23, 2014 reads comments
Power Outage in Goleta - A subscriber reports a power outage in Goleta off Orange Ave. Is anyone else experiencing this? 1353 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 22, 2014 reads comments
Helicopters Over Baja Montecito - What is up with all the ongoing helicopters in Baja Montecito? 2646 10
Car On Fire At Albertsons - Does anyone have any more information in regards to the car that caught on fire around 5 p.m last night at the Albertsons on Hollister? [pics] 2206 25
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 18, 2014 reads comments
High Speed Chase - An edhatter reports a high speed pursuit on south bound 101, just now passing Mariposa Reina at 110 and 115 mph! 5550 37
Blocked Mason Street - Does anyone know why Mason Street was blocked between Chapala and State Thursday night? 1013 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 17, 2014 reads comments
Flashing Lights on Alamar - A subscriber spotted many vehicles with flashing lights at the end of Alamar around 2:45 this afternoon. Do any Edhatters know what was up? 438 add
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 14, 2014 reads comments
Smell of Smoke Downtown - Did anyone one wake up to downtown smoke yesterday? My neighbors and I were awoke by smell of heavy smoke coming in windows around 11:00pm. 1628 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 13, 2014 reads comments
Helicopters over Montecito - What's up in Montecito. A subscriber reports tons of helicopters circling and cops with assault rifles. 6945 25
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 08, 2014 reads comments
Dump Trucks - Late last night, a reader reports many dump trucks driving up Bath St. Anyone know why? 1715 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 07, 2014 reads comments
What's Up on the Arrellaga Exit? - What's up on the Arrellaga exit off the 101? There are several police cars with spotlights looking into Mission Creek. 2295 6
Verizon Land Line Outage - A reader reports there has been no Verizon land line service in Goleta since Saturday. Is anyone else experiencing this? 1549 29
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 04, 2014 reads comments
Second Downtown Power Outage - Edhat subscribers are reporting another power outage in downtown Santa Barbara. 3497 15
Summerland Underpass Blocked Off - Anyone know what's going on in Summerland? The Evans Ave/Lillie Ave underpass is blocked off with tape and they're not letting anyone through. 2776 11
Power Outages All Over SB - UPDATE: A power outage continues in Summerland and San Ysidro Road on Friday morning. 8289 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 01, 2014 reads comments
Helicopters in Carpinteria Search for Missing Man - Updated with SBSO Press Release: The missing Carpinteria man has been found. 3619 16
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 28, 2014 reads comments
Fuel Depot Crime Scene? - Did something happen at the Fuel Depot at the corner of Carrillo and Chapala early Saturday morning? I saw crime scene tape. 2095 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 27, 2014 reads comments
Loud Sounds on the Eastside - Edhat subscribers report gun shot sounds on the east side around 10:45 Thursday evening. 1102 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 26, 2014 reads comments
Flashing Signals - What's up with the signal lights at Hollister and Pine on Olde Towne Goleta? 1327 14
Old Prop Planes - Two heavy old prop planes that sound just like borate bombers have lumbered low over our house. Why are they flying so low over western Goleta? 2351 38
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 17, 2014 reads comments
Fire Smell In Samarkand - Late last night it smelled like fire in Samarkand. Any news on if it was anything? 1265 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 15, 2014 reads comments
Power Outage on State Street - I'm near lower State Street and the power just went off. Is anyone else affected? 1339 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 14, 2014 reads comments
Gunshot Sounds Near Patterson Ave - Who else heard 5-7 gunshots fired near the intersection of Patterson Ave and University Ave at around 9:30pm on Friday night? 3142 41
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 13, 2014 reads comments
Helicopter Over Hendry's Beach - A subscriber spotted this helicopter searching over Hendry's Beach. Does anyone know what's up? 1664 7
Verizon landline phone outage - Is anyone experiencing a Verizon landline phone outage right now? 985 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 12, 2014 reads comments
Fire And Ambulance On Carrillo - An edhat subscriber reports a fire engine and ambulance were on the Carrillo underpass. Anyone know what's going on? [pic] 1276 11
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 11, 2014 reads comments
Sirens at Turnpike and Hollister - I heard a lot of sirens at Turnpike and Hollister going south on Hollister. Does anyone know what's up? 1621 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 08, 2014 reads comments
UPDATE- House Fire in San Roque - Update: Subscribers are reporting a house fire with explosion sounds in San Roque on Sunday evening. 4782 18
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 07, 2014 reads comments
Power Outage - The power is out in Santa Barbara. A subscriber is wondering if it's a city wide and what's going on? 2998 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 06, 2014 reads comments
Bright Object Falling - Did anyone else see the bright object falling from the sky Wednesday night around 10:45? 1533 6
Water Supply Shut Off - Water supply has been shut off to our office building in Cortona Drive in Goleta. Does anyone have any information? 1233 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 02, 2014 reads comments
Helicopter Over Head - Did anyone else see the helicopter headed north flying over Santa Barbara at about 7:15 this morning with a spray rig attached to it? 1602 15
Ladera St. Activity - Five police cars, AMR, and fire were on Ladera St this morning. Anyone know why? 1769 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 01, 2014 reads comments
Noleta Power Outage - Edhat subscribers are reporting a power outage in the Noleta area from Fairview to Hwy 154. 2346 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 31, 2014 reads comments
Fishing Boat Memorial - Edhat subscribers reported several fishing boats gathered off Shoreline Park on Friday afternoon. 1448 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 27, 2014 reads comments
Bright Light In Sky - At approximately 8:15 pm Monday, I saw a circular bright white light/object slowly moving across the sky from NNE to NE. Did anyone else see this? 2280 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 23, 2014 reads comments
Emergency Response on Auhay and Valdivia - Two police cars, the fire department, and an ambulance were at a house on Auhay and Valdivia this morning. Does anyone know what was going on? 2296 34
Military Helicopters Over the City? - Did anyone hear and see what seemed to be military helicopters fly over the city around 2:15 this afternoon? 1425 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 21, 2014 reads comments
Gunshot Sounds Near Fairview - A subscriber reports hearing 3 gun shots near the Vons shopping center on Fairview around midnight. 2266 40
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 19, 2014 reads comments
Zig Zag Planes - What was going on with those 2 planes at approx 6:55pm flying in a zig zag pattern? 2186 15
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 18, 2014 reads comments
Loud Early Morning Helicopter - Several edhatters reported a loud helicopter flying low over neighborhoods early Sunday morning. 2417 32
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 16, 2014 reads comments
P-51 at SB Airport - A P-51 just did a low flyover OTG and landed at the airport. Does anyone have a photo of this? 1530 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 15, 2014 reads comments
Police And Ambulances - Pulling out of Stearn's Wharf I saw numerous ambulances and police cards blocking the road. Anyone know what's up? 2267 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 14, 2014 reads comments
Eastside Noises - Did anyone on the Eastside hear what sounded like gunshots Weds. morning? 1810 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 13, 2014 reads comments
Circling Copter - Sheriff's Copter 3 or 4 is circling North San Marcos Lane. Anyone know why? 2762 20
Traffic Rerouted in Carpinteria - Does anyone know what happened at the intersection of Via Real and Santa Monica in Carpinteria yesterday around 5:15? 1505 7
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 12, 2014 reads comments
Power Outages? - Edhatters are reporting power outages in Goleta and downtown SB. Anybody else having outages or flickering? 2777 38
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 09, 2014 reads comments
Night Fishing off Carpinteria - There have been large fleets of fishing boats off Carpinteria at night. Does anyone know what they are after? 2980 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 07, 2014 reads comments
Helicopter Spraying Something - Helicopter is making repeated passes and is spraying something over Old San Marcos Road. 2260 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 06, 2014 reads comments
Electricity Outage Downtown - Does anyone know why the electricity was out downtown last night? 1008 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 31, 2014 reads comments
Gas Leak on Hope Ave. - A subscriber reports a major gas leak on Hope Avenue near Lincolnwood at the construction site for the 9 new houses. 1227 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 29, 2014 reads comments
What Is That Booming Noise? - I live off Fairview in Goleta. Is that constant loud pounding from the freeway redo? 1744 21
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 28, 2014 reads comments
Lightning Flashes - Did anyone else witness the massive lightning in the foothills over Goleta last night? 3043 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 27, 2014 reads comments
Smelly Tap Water - Is anyone else having issues with their tap water smelling? 2047 29
Gun Shot Sounds - Edhat subscribers report the sound of gunshots throughout Santa Barbara. 2490 30
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 23, 2014 reads comments
Falling Green Light - Edhat readers report seeing a green light fall from the sky last night. Anyone else see it? 1907 12
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 22, 2014 reads comments
Floating Lanterns - There are about 10 floating lights that just rose from downtown SB. Does anyone know what they're for? 3409 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 21, 2014 reads comments
White Smoke Plume - A subscriber reports a large plume of white smoke coming from behind the mountains. Any information on it? 3794 26
Gunshots Heard Near Turnpike - Several edhat subscribers reported hearing gunshots near Turnpike on Saturday night. 2404 19
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 20, 2014 reads comments
It's Raining! - Several subscribers are reporting rain in the Santa Barbara area. Where else is it raining? 1888 22
Sewer Smell - Is anyone else smelling a sewer stench this morning near State and Las Positas? 1362 24
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 19, 2014 reads comments
Loud Aircraft - Did anyone hear/see the large aircraft above at 4:10 pm? 3899 36
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 18, 2014 reads comments
Missing Man And Possible Drowning at Lake Cachuma - Update from SBSO on Search for Missing Man: Edhat subscribers reported a possible drowning at Lake Cachuma on Friday night. 10000 26
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 16, 2014 reads comments
Helicopters Near Cachuma - I live near Lake Cachuma and have heard helicopters buzzing for the last hour. Anyone know what is up? 2442 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 11, 2014 reads comments
Early Morning Sirens in Goleta - Edhat subscribers wrote in about 3am sirens in the Goleta area. Is there any updated information? 2524 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 09, 2014 reads comments
Possible Goleta Beach Drowning - At Goleta Beach there are a lot of lifeguards around fire trucks. Did someone drown? 4101 8
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 07, 2014 reads comments
Water Turned Off? - Water appears to be out on most of Fairview above Cathedral Oaks. Anybody know exactly where or what is going on? 1973 10
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 06, 2014 reads comments
Body Found On De La Vina - I was driving on De La Vina and saw three cop cars and four cops standing around a partially covered body. Does anyone know what happened? 5430 9
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jul 01, 2014 reads comments
Police Activity - A subscriber saw two city squad car in the Boat House parking lot and one rescue truck on the sand at 8:30am. Anyone know what's up? 2302 6
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 28, 2014 reads comments
Airplanes Flying Low - Just had two very large, low, and loud airplanes fly over the Ellwood Beach/Cannon Green area. Anyone know what they were? 2926 21
Coal Oil Point Vegetation Fire - Updated Information And Pic: SBCFD is fighting a vegetation fire at Coal Oil Point in Goleta. At 1am the fire is 10% contained and estimated at 20 acres. 7034 33
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 26, 2014 reads comments
Tuesday Riviera Power Outage - Update: Natural History Museum now open after power outage. A subscriber reported the outage on the Riviera Tuesday night. 1318 5
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 25, 2014 reads comments
Fire Dept on DLV - I drove past Chicken Ranch on De La Vina and there were fire trucks outside. Does anyone know what happened? 3013 14
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 24, 2014 reads comments
Hazmat and Police Activity On Hollister - What's up in the 6000 block of Hollister? I see that the city Hazmat truck is there as well as a police car. 1810 1
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 21, 2014 reads comments
Military Trucks on Coast Village - What is with the military convoy traveling up and down Coast Village Road Friday morning? 2584 20
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 20, 2014 reads comments
Cops on Shoreline - Does anyone know what's happening up on Shoreline Drive? My husband saw two police cars, one driven up onto a residence lawn. 3090 13
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 19, 2014 reads comments
Accident on Mission and 101? - Is there an accident at Mission and 101? Fire truck and ambulance sirens heard, though ambulance arrived much after fire. 1573 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 12, 2014 reads comments
Sheriffs' Presence - What are all the Sheriffs doing at Calle Real Center? 3039 33
Missing Woman in Santa Ynez - Last night I received a reverse 911 call about a missing woman in Santa Ynez. Is there any more information? 1548 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 10, 2014 reads comments
DLG Police Action - Does anyone know what is going on downtown at Olive and De La Guerra? I saw a lot of cops, possibly with a gun drawn? 2162 9
Peace Run Runner - A reader reports a Peace Run runner with open flame on the northbound 101 near the Milpas off-ramp. 1366 5
Possible Shooting In Lompoc? - Anyone know of a possible shooting in Lompoc early this morning around Pine and G? 1048 2
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 06, 2014 reads comments
Sirens Downtown - A subscriber reports lots of sirens downtown at 1:55. What's happening? 3334 22
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 05, 2014 reads comments
SWAT Standoff - Subscribers are reporting a SWAT Team standoff on San Marino Drive in "Noleta." 6785 17
Roosevelt Elementary Lockdown - A reader reports that Roosevelt Elementary School was put on "lockdown." Does anyone know why? 3225 17
Articles from Daily Newsletter on Jun 01, 2014 reads comments
Goleta Power Outage - Subscribers are reporting power outages in Goleta near Ward Drive. Is anyone else affected? 991 3
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 31, 2014 reads comments
Sirens Blazing - Several fire trucks and police cars just sped up San Roque Road above Foothill. 2773 5
Garden Street Closed - Garden St. is closed between Haley St. and Gutierrez St. with a heavy police presence. Does anyone know why? 3462 13
Taking Apart CC Machines - Anyone have insight into why police officers wearing gloves would be taking apart credit machines on gas pumps? 3522 42
Low Flying Helicopters - Updated with Video: Subscribers are reporting low flying helicopters near the Mesa. 3518 33
Eastside Power Outage - The 1500 block of Laguna and surrounding areas had two power outages Thursday night. Does anyone know why? 1553 4
Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 29, 2014 reads comments
Phone Troubles - Edhat subscribers are reporting various phone issues in Santa Barbara. Are you experiencing any? 4152 47
Cold Springs Bridge Incident - A subscriber reports a possible subject on the Cold Springs Bridge Tuesday night around 10:30. 2741 13

Send To a Friend
Your Email
Friend's Email

Top of Page | Old News Archives | Printer-Friendly Page

  Home Subscribe FAQ Jobs Contact copyright © 2003-2014  
Edhat, Inc.