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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 Sep 17, 2014 reads comments
Westmont College in the Montecito hills has a full scale emergency response plan, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (09/17/14) 338 add
Roger reports a traffic accident involving a vehicle and a bear on Highway 154 at San Antonio Creek Road. (09/17/14) 1144 11
Roger reports a train struck and killed a pedestrian just south of Milpas Street near Ninos Drive. (09/17/14) 1614 18
At Sierra Club's Lizard's Mouth Cleanup an exceptionally diligent group of ten volunteers plunged into challenging areas to retrieve trash. (09/17/14) 619 8
A subscriber reports a traffic accident on Hwy 101 southbound between Las Positas and Carrillo. (09/17/14) 1075 14
Bici Familia turned out to be a popular addition to the third annual Santa Barbara Family Day and Health Fair on September 13, 2014. (09/17/14) 343 add
Stanley Alden Palmer (1918 - September 10, 2014) (09/17/14) 248 add
Smoke Investigation Reporting Party is in the 2000 Block of Las Canoas Road reporting possible smoke.. (09/17/14) 1009 15
A judge ordered Massachusetts-based retailer The TJX Companies, Inc. to pay $2.8 million as part of a settlement of a civil environmental prosecution. (09/17/14) 496 2
The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden will be closed to general visitation on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:00 PM due to a Red Flag Warning. (09/17/14) 319 add
In anticipation of the predicted windy weather event, Montecito Fire has increased staffing levels in the District of one Patrol unit. (09/17/14) 345 add
Red Flag Warning: Dangerously hot weather and sundowner winds are expected through this evening. (09/17/14) 1217 22
Tree Fire to the rear of 258 Coleman Ave, cross of Oliver engines one and six responding.. (09/17/14) 503 5
Blue Shield does not have any providers in SB that perform colonoscopies. A subscriber would like recommendations for providers out of town. (09/17/14) 991 22
Jean Altman Liston (d. September 9, 2014) (09/17/14) 311 add
I'm looking for a restaurant for a birthday lunch downtown that has air conditioning. (09/17/14) 1388 24
A subscriber has noticed a lull in the presence of hawks and hopes edhat birders have insight. (09/17/14) 838 14
Updated With SBPD Press Release and Pics: Bank Robbery at the Bank of the West in the 3700 block of State Street. SBPD is responding. (09/17/14) 4460 34
Have any of your cats had ringworm and if so, how did you treat it and how long did it take to get rid of it? (09/17/14) 459 4
Working groups at UCSB's NCEAS will examine data detailing the impact of the devastating environmental disaster of the Exxon Valdez spill. (09/17/14) 295 add
Gilbert Torres (June 22, 1942 - September 7, 2014) (09/17/14) 755 1
245 with a knife involving a 415 Domestic in the 200 block of West Islay, SBPD on scene. (09/17/14) 530 4
Does anyone know where to rent a portable crib and other baby gear? (09/17/14) 677 14
Late last night it smelled like fire in Samarkand. Any news on if it was anything? (09/17/14) 935 12
Roger reports a code 415: Domestic fight at the corner of Robbins and Valerio in a driveway in the 1000 West block. (09/17/14) 748 10
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/17/14) 240 3
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 09/16/14 (09/17/14) 225 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 16, 2014 reads comments
Wind Advisory for areas of the South Coast and Santa Ynez Mountains in effect until 4am PDT Tuesday (09/16/14) 359 add
John Palminteri reports about the danger zone on State St. as the lights went black. [pics] (09/16/14) 2047 13
On September 27th the Santa Barbara Police Department will be partnering with the US Drug Enforcement Administration to hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. (09/16/14) 773 9
A subscriber snapped a [pic] of a solar car making a pit stop at the Santa Barbara Harbor. (09/16/14) 2461 17
David Marshall has been named UCSB's next executive vice chancellor (EVC). (09/16/14) 738 add
A subscriber shares [pics] of the fungus among us. (09/16/14) 1640 13
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) 1515 2
A subscriber reports the showers at Bates Beach (Rincon Park) have been turned back on after temporarily being shut off. (09/16/14) 514 10
Santa Barbara County's live fuel moisture levels average 60%, which is critical. (09/16/14) 821 9
Broken gas pipe outside a home near E. Montecito St. and Mellifont Ave. Fire Dept is responding and the Gas Company is on scene. (09/16/14) 565 8
The Coast Guard intercepted 3 suspected smugglers and over a ton of marijuana near San Nicholas Island on Saturday. (09/16/14) 1983 10
Dannie R. Davis(October 13, 1923 - September 5, 2014) (09/16/14) 337 add
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) 1489 21
I always thought those "Heat Clouds" hanging over the mountains was right over the river. [pics] (09/16/14) 2053 18
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) 808 3
I'm looking for a mechanic with experience and knowledge of a 2005 Ford Escape Hybrid. (09/16/14) 462 8
It was too beautiful to sleep in on Saturday. Here are some [pics] of the amazing clouds. (09/16/14) 1034 3
TRAVEL: With no plans to attend the real Oktoberfest in Germany anytime soon, I thought I'd check out Monterey's version. [pics] (09/16/14) 710 1
Caltrans and the CDFW remind motorists to remain alert for wildlife near roadways during Watch Out for Wildlife Week, which runs September 15-21. (09/16/14) 314 8
T.C. Boyle read the beginning of his new story on the impending water crisis in Santa Barbara at Sunday's Speaking of Stories event. (09/16/14) 719 5
Hazel Margaret Bilton (Farrell) Lyon (July 8, 1925 - September 6, 2014) (09/16/14) 355 add
Full Fire Response for a smoke investigation inside a home in the 2200 Block of Parkway Drive. (09/16/14) 382 3
A reader sent in more [pics] of yesterday's sunrise. (09/16/14) 893 3
A subscriber shares [pics] of a butterfly and grasshopper sharing a sunflower. (09/16/14) 1043 13
Injury traffic accident: Garden Street underpass, Fire and Medics responding.. (09/16/14) 427 add
Charles Brewster used four photos to make this Sunday sunrise panorama. [pic] (09/16/14) 903 6
Traffic Accident: Rollover victim trapped at 900 West Valerio. Full city Fire Response, Medics, SBPD. (09/16/14) 1175 21
Roger has the scanner reports. If you don't want to have a heat stroke, drink plenty of water! (09/16/14) 895 15
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/16/14) 200 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 15, 2014 reads comments
A subscriber would like to know where the best place in town is to get fried chicken. (09/15/14) 3035 47
Roger reports an injured hang glider down near South Milpas at East Cabrillo. (09/15/14) 1863 15
Injury traffic accident in the 700 block of State Street, a bicyclist hit an open car door. (09/15/14) 1325 9
Injury traffic accident on De La Vina at Pueblo involving a truck and SUV. (09/15/14) 721 1
Robert Phillip Miles (June 19, 1930 - August 21) (09/15/14) 498 1
A subscriber sent in this stunning photo of the sunrise over San Rafael. (09/15/14) 813 6
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) 2452 15
I'm near lower State Street and the power just went off. Is anyone else affected? (09/15/14) 1106 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 14, 2014 reads comments
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) 2856 41
A subscriber was in Solvang for the sunset and shares a [pic] of the glowing sun. (09/14/14) 743 2
Child in hot vehicle appeared to be sweating and unconscious to the reporting party at a park (09/14/14) 3922 32
Does anyone know of someone who repairs LG portable Air conditioners? (09/14/14) 587 9
417 Brandishing a pocket knife 1000 Block of Cacique suspect wearing black beater tee and tan shorts.. (09/14/14) 551 2
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) 776 3
Rock band U2 released a new album with a song titled "California" that references Santa Barbara.   (09/14/14) 2785 16
Students filed complaints against UCSB alleging administration mishandling of sexual assault cases, reports The Daily Nexus. (09/14/14) 1013 23
A subscriber shares a [pic] of a Friday sunset in Santa Barbara. (09/14/14) 831 1
The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning in effect until 6:00am on Monday. (09/14/14) 957 add
A subscriber shares his artwork inspired by the Santa Barbara surf(09/14/14) 1272 10
Can anyone identify this bird with an extraordinarily long beak? (09/14/14) 1808 11
Jane Hideko Higa (d. September 5, 2014) (09/14/14) 681 add
A subscriber is looking for advice on how to get back a stolen iPhone with a known location. (09/14/14) 1982 28
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) 764 3
Lauren: Have you tried Benchmark Eatery yet? Read Lauren's review! (09/14/14) 2664 28
HISTORY: Tom breaks down the historical signifcance of two hangars in Goleta(09/14/14) 1813 20
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) 904 5
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Echo, a young pup who works hard and plays hard! (09/14/14) 1085 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Peter, a super fun and sweet cat who is looking for a human companion. (09/14/14) 830 6

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 13, 2014 reads comments
I need an electrician and was wondering if anyone has the going rate from local contractors. (09/13/14) 1726 27
John Palminteri reports that Jamie Slone Wines opens at Santa Barbara's El Paseo. [pics] (09/13/14) 748 8
A subscriber spotted this helicopter searching over Hendry's Beach. Does anyone know what's up? (09/13/14) 1487 7
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) 936 2
Here is an op-ed piece on Domestic Violence authored by Deputy DA Jennifer Karapetian, who specializes in domestic violence. (09/13/14) 1077 14
Roger reports a traffic accident on Highway 101 Northbound at or near Milpas. Fire, Medics, and CHP are responding. (09/13/14) 606 1
Roger reports a possible water rescue: Full city and County Fire Rescue Response to Hendry's Beach at 2981 Cliff Drive. (09/13/14) 2443 19
Is anyone experiencing a Verizon landline phone outage right now? (09/13/14) 832 13
SBCC administration is planning longterm revisions for all three campuses. (09/13/14) 1198 41
The Independent: The city has settled the Cotledge and Denunzio federal cases for $170,000. (09/13/14) 1922 48
A reader took a [pic] of the fast-moving Cleveland National Forest fire from the air. (09/13/14) 1424 3
Roger reports a possible structure fire: dryer on fire inside of a barn in the 2400 Block of Roblar Ave. Full County response. (09/13/14) 624 5
Possible Drowning: Linden at Sandyland in Carpinteria, victim has a possible head injury. (09/13/14) 1888 4
In honor of National Chocolate Milkshake Day, edhatters sent in photo of their beverages. (09/13/14) 989 15
The Montecito Fire Protection District has recently added a smaller agile brush engine to its response capabilities. [pics] (09/13/14) 960 8
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) 861 2
Santa Barbara County Animal Services is urging Santa Barbara County residents to "Hop to your nearest shelter and Adopt-A-Bunny, Hunny!" (09/13/14) 596 8
A subscriber notices a cell phone tower disguised as a windmill. [pics] (09/13/14) 2342 29
Caltrans has completed a roundabout on State Routes 154 and 246 near Santa Ynez. (09/13/14) 1240 41
A Goleta man was arrested for possession and sales of narcotics in the 400 block of Ellwood Beach Drive. [mug] (09/13/14) 3117 9
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) 869 2
A Santa Barbara man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine and heroin, owning firearms, and child endangerment. [mug] (09/13/14) 3157 8
Roger has the scanner reports. How close to your neighborhood are you? Do you know everything that is going on? (09/13/14) 1188 13
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/13/14) 212 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 12, 2014 reads comments
John Palminteri reports that Direct Relief has sent Ebola relief and provides some [pics] of the act. (09/12/14) 801 4

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