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Roger has the scanner reports. A while back we had these jerks living next door that gave their kids air soft guns to shoot at us.
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Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive?
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 24, 2014 reads comments
John Palminteri reports a dispute at the Harbor which lead to a felony arrest. [pic] (10/24/14) 1638 4
"I spy Boo at the Zoo!" This tableau was sighted at the Santa Barbara Zoo, which is being transformed into a pirates' den for the annual trick-or-treat event starting Friday night. [pic] (10/24/14) 470 add
A subscriber is looking for local caterers or restaurants that can cater lunches/and or breakfasts for 20-40 people to various locations in Santa Barbara. (10/24/14) 527 7
The CHP will conduct a sobriety/driver license checkpoint this evening on Storke Rd. at Phelps Rd. between 9:15 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., at which point the checkpoint will relocate to Los Carneros Rd. at El Colegio Rd. (10/24/14) 233 1
The Goleta Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Friday night, October 24, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:30 a.m. (10/24/14) 195 add
Downtown Santa Barbara's Decor Committee announces the winners of the annual Halloween Window Display Contest. [pics] (10/24/14) 817 add
An edhatter has been having bad allergies in recent weeks. Is anyone else having problems or know what's in the air? (10/24/14) 772 14
Updated With More Pics: Edhat subscriber Chuck Cagara is outside capturing the partial solar eclipse which will peak at 3:26pm. [pic] Send in your photos! (10/24/14) 1467 9
This little guy got itself beached last night so I helped it back into the surf just before this beautiful sunset. [pics] (10/24/14) 2276 17
A subscriber saw a report that Sears plans to lay off 5,000 plus employees and close a number of locations. Has anyone heard plans for the local Sears and K-Mart stores? (10/24/14) 1549 14
An edhat subscriber wonders what happened to the Hot Spots Coffee House. (10/24/14) 404 4
SBPD share highlights from their summary of response times and recent crime data for Santa Barbara. (10/24/14) 541 5
An edhatter has shipped a vehicle from the East Coast and is looking for recommendations for easy places to meet a large truck. (10/24/14) 798 21
The Independent: At the biannual review of Casa Esperanza's permit last Thursday, only praise was heaped on the shelter, showing how the facility has regained control of their operations and finances. (10/24/14) 372 6
Dr. Julio Diaz, aka "Candyman" who was charged with overprescribing pain pills that lead to patient deaths, may have his sentencing postponed again. (10/24/14) 421 add
Patti Gutshall shares [pics] from the Phish concert at the Santa Barbara Bowl. (10/24/14) 842 6
I received my property tax bill and noticed an increase on the 2010 Hope School Bond 2010 bill. Did this happen to anyone else? (10/24/14) 912 17
The Restaurant Guy says that new downtown eatery Barbareño opens next week in the former home of D'Vine Café. (10/24/14) 1050 7
Mort Barrish (March 8, 1925 - 2014) (10/24/14) 280 3
Larry shares another Santa Barbara sunrise [pic]. (10/24/14) 569 add
A subscriber stumbled upon a Thriller flash mob on State Street in Santa Barbara. [vid] (10/24/14) 1237 11
The simple topography of dryland channels presents an interesting paradox according to scientists from UCSB's Earth Research Institute, (10/24/14) 313 add
Mary Helen Rowe Post (May 14, 1921 - October 16, 2014) (10/24/14) 184 add
A subscriber reports a smash and grab vehicle burglary in the 1200 block of E. Gutierrez. (10/24/14) 574 3
This thirsty alligator lizard found the small fountain in my back yard. [pics] (10/24/14) 1255 5
Roger reports a bear sighting in an avocado field near 5770 Casitas Pass Road. Fish and Game have been contacted. (10/24/14) 1235 18
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/24/14) 231 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 10/23/14 (10/24/14) 233 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 23, 2014 reads comments
John Palminteri reports that Isla Vista Halloween plans include over 300 law officers and social media warnings. [pics] (10/23/14) 1276 33
Alfred V. Morgan (April 13, 1936 - October 9, 2014) (10/23/14) 480 add
Westmont officially installs Edee Schulze as vice president for student life at a special convocation ceremony Friday, Oct. 24. [pic] (10/23/14) 514 add
Oregon passed the Death With Dignity Act 20 years ago and it was enacted in 1997. Why don't we have such a law in California? (10/23/14) 1713 57
According to the National Weather Service, records are being set for the lowest rainfall amounts in three years, temperatures have also been quietly setting their own records. (10/23/14) 1114 14
Casa Dorinda is home to many wonderful artisans, and Dr. Paula von Simson is at the head of her class. Updated with more [pics]. (10/23/14) 1166 10
Five new trustees have been elected to the board of The UC Santa Barbara Foundation. (10/23/14) 881 add
A subscriber noticed a decrease in gas prices. Where are the cheap gas prices in town? [pic] (10/23/14) 1566 35
A subscriber reports a power outage in Goleta off Orange Ave. Is anyone else experiencing this? (10/23/14) 1141 10
What's the story about formerly Santa Barbara based Magellan's Travel Supplies now named CircaTerra Travel Outfitters? (10/23/14) 2321 20
Fire officials in Santa Barbara County and the surrounding areas all agree on one thing – this area does not go “in” or “out” of fire season, it’s a year-round threat. (10/23/14) 349 1
Richard Teraoka (1951 - 2014) (10/23/14) 832 add
The Independent: The Board of Supervisors decided not to sue the Chumash tribe over their plans to expand the resort. (10/23/14) 1008 43
Astronomy: A subscriber reminds us of a partial solar eclipse taking place on Thursday between 2-4pm. (10/23/14) 664 2
TRAVEL: Max took a trip to the famous Pinks Hot Dogs in LA on Tuesday. (10/23/14) 1242 9
A subscriber received an emergency notification from UCSB regarding a home invasion near campus. (10/23/14) 2014 8
Roger has the scanner reports. An old geezer is driving on the pass, possibly drunk. (10/23/14) 1404 17
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/23/14) 264 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 22, 2014 reads comments
A subscriber reports an overturned vehicle on Highway 154 at Stagecoach Road. (10/22/14) 1326 4
The CHP will conduct a sobriety/driver license checkpoint operation on Thursday, October 23, 2014, in the Isla Vista/Goleta Area. (10/22/14) 492 13
HISTORY: A subscriber shares a [pic] of Lockwood de Forest Jr. at Hendry's Beach in 1933 in the Buffalo car he designed. (10/22/14) 2230 10
Santa Barbara lodging establishments collected and remitted 1.61 million in Transient Occupancy Tax during the month of September. (10/22/14) 471 11
A subscriber received mail that appears to be a scam. [pics] (10/22/14) 2362 18
Roger reports stolen power tools taken in the 500 Block of East Arrellega street around 3:30pm. (10/22/14) 860 4
Earlier today the Goleta City Council unanimously voted to appoint Michelle Greene as Goleta's next City Manager. (10/22/14) 665 3
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is releasing the results of the 2014 marijuana eradication season. [pics] (10/22/14) 2157 35
A subscriber found a pool of water on a hike up Rattlesnake Canyon. [pic] (10/22/14) 2333 15
Stephen Paul Herman (September 11, 1964 - October 3, 2014) (10/22/14) 1248 add
The City Council is interested in receiving public input and has authorized a community survey on City Administrator recruitment. (10/22/14) 396 1
The California League of Cities presented the Goleta City Council with the Helen Putnam Award for Excellence. (10/22/14) 320 add
TRAVEL: Frank Gehry's building for the Louis Vuitton Foundation opened this week and Charles Croninger got a [pic]. (10/22/14) 1238 7
What is up with all the ongoing helicopters in Baja Montecito? (10/22/14) 2518 10
Dora Bromfield Bradley (December 11, 1917 - October 7, 2014) (10/22/14) 387 add
A subscriber is interested in others' personal experiences with ridiculous certificates. (10/22/14) 2429 29
The Restaurant Guy says that Caffe Primo is coming to State Street. (10/22/14) 1975 6
UCSB researchers underscore the need for definitive science to create the best practices for unconventional oil and gas development. (10/22/14) 573 18
Larry Nimmer shares his [vid] of Geoff Green's speech at Bread and Roses. (10/22/14) 522 1
Can anyone recommend a good place locally to buy a high quality yogurt knife? (10/22/14) 1755 35
Geraldine Mae "Gerry" Mason (d. October 15, 2014) (10/22/14) 468 2
I would like to shoot a air soft gun with my son Any suggestions where to do it but not indoors? (10/22/14) 1042 19
Edhatters took some glorious [pics] of last night's sunset to share with the community. (10/22/14) 1080 2
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] (10/22/14) 2049 24
Semi vs SUV: 3 People trapped at Bettervia at Brown, Santa Maria. Fire, Medics, SBSO Responding. (10/22/14) 428 1
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/22/14) 345 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 21, 2014 reads comments
Edhat subscribers reported a major vehicle accident on Highway 101 Monday evening near the Glen Annie exit. (10/21/14) 1738 1
John Palminteri reports that New Noise wraps up after 50 bands performed in five days. [pics] (10/21/14) 615 add
A subscriber saw Barbie and Ken on Garden Street, just hanging out. [pic] (10/21/14) 4542 18
A subscriber reminds residents of a Santa Barbara City Council Ordinance Committee meeting regarding panhandling that takes place Tuesday at 12:30. (10/21/14) 1132 26
An edhatter was just given this utensil and is curious what it's for. Any ideas? (10/21/14) 2734 18
Long-awaited Goleta traffic improvements are underway in Goleta near Storke Road and Hollister Avenue. [pic] (10/21/14) 1341 8
Research conducted by UCSB scientists shows that the evolution of complex bioluminescent traits may be predictable. (10/21/14) 482 2
MUSIC: What better way to let off some steam than to rock out to some good ole punk rock? (10/21/14) 878 7
An off-duty Lompoc Police Officer was arrested on Sunday for domestic violence. [pic] (10/21/14) 2820 27
A new low income seniors residence breaks ground on East Mason Street in Santa Barbara. [pic] (10/21/14) 1413 11
SBFD is blocking Indio Muerto at S. Canada St and Liberty for hanging live wires. (10/21/14) 615 5
Bernadette Veronica Temple (August 27, 1934 - October 14, 2014) (10/21/14) 435 1
Over 60 community members attended Independent Living Resource Center's reception held in honor of retiring ILRC Executive Director. [pics] (10/21/14) 563 3
There will be a free e-waste collection event this Friday and Saturday in the Sears parking lot. (10/21/14) 947 4
Patti attended the Hall and Oates concert at the SB Bowl on Sunday and shares her [pics]. (10/21/14) 1545 11
The Independent: Four cases of whooping cough have now been diagnosed at The Waldorf School's lower campus. (10/21/14) 2567 62
The public is invited to attend a free kick-off event for Food Day -- a nationwide celebration that inspires Americans to change their diets and our food policies (10/21/14) 571 1
Larry snapped this [pic] of Lois Capps and Lanny Ebenstein at the Bread and Roses event. (10/21/14) 1175 8
Ruth Ellen Meadows (d. October 7, 2014) (10/21/14) 509 add
NWS issues a High Surf Advisory and Strong RipTides for Northwest facing beaches through Wednesday. (10/21/14) 949 3
Living with Wolves was the National Geographic special with UCSB Arts and Lectures Sunday afternoon, filling Campbell Hall. (10/21/14) 848 10
Roger has the scanner reports. Transient disturbing in front of Starbucks in the 800 block of State Street. (10/21/14) 1523 26
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/21/14) 285 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 20, 2014 reads comments
Dan Seibert reports a shark attack that happened Sunday to his friend off of Leadbetter Beach. [pics] (10/20/14) 20960 48
Just about two weeks after our total lunar eclipse we will enjoy a partial solar eclipse as it blocks the sun. (10/20/14) 1314 4
Max Rosenberg got [pics] of Under Armour's Gulfstream 5 in Santa Barbara Airport. (10/20/14) 2307 4
A subscriber found two of these caterpillars hiding in plain sight on their biggest cherry tomato plants. [pic] (10/20/14) 1478 10
We have a number of these bugs on our persimmon tree. What is it and is it bad? [pic] (10/20/14) 1973 4
Is anyone else with an ATT coverage iPhone finding their phone is not connecting to internet today? (10/20/14) 808 7
UPDATE: SBPD Press Release Another phone scam is targeting local businesses in town claiming to be SoCal Edison. (10/20/14) 1167 13
Do edhatters have knowledge about or recommendations for Long Term Care Insurance? (10/20/14) 1189 16
What makes Santa Barbara unique? (10/20/14) 2313 54
Robert Alton "Bob" McFarland (November 30, 1942 - October 7, 2014) (10/20/14) 1392 add
A subscriber reports a late night hit and run on Cliff Drive at the corner of Mohawk. [pic] (10/20/14) 2458 7

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