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Report of a victim shoved from a vehicle in the 1200 Block of East Mason Fire department, Medics...
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An edhat subscriber reports a small structure fire on Maple Ave in Solvang on Tuesday afternoon. [pics]
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Santa Barbara City College announces selection of superintendent/president.
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The City of Goleta is pleased to announce that 38 well-deserving organizations will receive up to $3,500 in grant money.
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Roger reports a structure fire in a bathroom in the North Tower at 6850 El Colegio in Isla Vista.
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The Santa Barbara Public Library System has been selected to receive a National Literacy Directory Innovation Grant Award.
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Does anyone know what's going on with Union Bank? Everything is down.
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SBSO is in pursuit of a bicyclist who possibly committed a burglary.
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Santa Barbara Police Department will conduct an enforcement operation for motorcycle safety and will encourage motorcycle rider training.
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Roger reports fire engines responded to a mulch fire at 1201 Miramonte Dr.
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The U.S. Coast Guard has completed its review of the Refugio Oil Spill cleanup operations.
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The Goleta City Council looks more closely at GVCC Facilities and enhanced programming. [pic]
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What are these weird bugs secreting liquid on my tree?
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The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds residents to keep a minimum of 100 feet of defensible space around their home.
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Public assistance is requested to locate suspects who robbed the Four Seasons Biltmore jewelry store of Rolex watches in March. [pics]
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Now that it's May, when will all the grocery stores officially open?
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The Santa Barbara County Water Agency is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Water Wise High School Video Contest. [vid]
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The California Transportation Commission is looking for volunteers to examine new ways to fund state-wide transportation infrastructure. [pic]
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The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel ran aground north west of Santa Cruz Island, Monday.
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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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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/03/16
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 03, 2016 reads comments
A subscriber reports police activity at Villa and Islay on the Westside. Does anyone know what is going on? (05/03/16) 933 2
A subscriber spotted a bobcat striding across their yard tonight on the Mesa. Have any other edhat subscribers seen bobcats in their area? (05/03/16) 1604 16
A Paso Robles woman has died after a traffic collision involving a donkey on SR-154 took place Saturday morning. (05/03/16) 2768 28
Roger reports the mulch pile rekindled in the 1200 block of Miramonte and fire crews are back on scene to investigate the smoke. (05/03/16) 876 14
Air Quality Awareness Week starts today, and the Santa Barbara County Air Pollution Control District has clean-air tips to share (05/03/16) 301 5
With local, county, state and Federal elections looming, Chuck is curious what should be done with regard to our local oil industry? (05/03/16) 880 36
A subscriber's yard has suddenly become inundated with gophers and moles and they're looking for someone to remove the pests. (05/03/16) 1762 35
Patti Gutshall attended Saturday's Pentatonix concert and shares [pics] from the great performance. (05/03/16) 1273 13
An edhatter reports the Mesa Chase Bank is waving the ATM fee for Wells Fargo customers, but Wells Fargo is not doing the same. (05/03/16) 906 14
Stages Three and Four of The Amgen Bicycle Tour will move through Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties this month. (05/03/16) 1075 10
The Jayich Lab at UCSB has created a radically new sensor technology that captures nanoscale images with high spatial resolution and sensitivity. (05/03/16) 445 2
Does anyone know if these are baby lobsters and why there are thousands washed up on Leadbetter Beach? [pics] (05/03/16) 3769 28
The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday morning. (05/03/16) 852 2
Roger reports a foot pursuit involving Sheriff's Deputies in Oldtown Goleta. (05/03/16) 1297 8
An edhat subscriber caught a snowy egret hunting for fish at the Goleta Slough. [pic] (05/03/16) 929 7
Public assistance is requested to locate a wanted suspect who fled from authorities. [mugs] (05/03/16) 2729 10
John Palminteri reports 500 people turned out for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Saturday. [pics] (05/03/16) 588 add
For the second time in two days, Santa Barbara County Fire crews are responding to Miramonte Drive for a mulch pile on fire. (05/03/16) 1008 12
Roger has the scanner reports.  I was looking at the under-watered Magnolia trees on Sunday morning, thinking how beautiful they are still. (05/03/16) 1084 9
A three acre grass fire in Gaviota is now under control. (05/03/16) 798 9
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/03/16) 199 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/02/16 (05/03/16) 263 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 02, 2016 reads comments
A mother cat was caught on video teaching her baby how to massage a golden retriever. [vid] (05/02/16) 2398 11
Matt shares a wonderful view of the Santa Barbara Fair and Expo. [pic] (05/02/16) 2175 21
East Anacapa from the water, as John Wiley ventures out from Ventura a week after flying there. [pics] (05/02/16) 1736 7
An edhat subscriber wonders, are there still poppies on Figueroa Mountain? (05/02/16) 1597 5
There is a structure fire response for trees on fire next to a condo in the 7300 block of Calle Real. (05/02/16) 1154 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 01, 2016 reads comments
Reports of shots fired on the Westside, possibly near Rays Liquor. (05/01/16) 2623 13
A subscriber is wondering if anyone can identify this butterfly. [pic] (05/01/16) 1764 11
Roger reports a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident in the 400 block of Garden Street. (05/01/16) 802 3
Robert J. Cooper, creator of the elderflower liqueur St-Germain and UCSB alumni, passed away in Santa Barbara on Monday. (05/01/16) 1660 2
A subject is banging his head on a police vehicle window on the Highway 101 northbound onramp at Las Positas. (05/01/16) 1551 18
Cartoons: Mike shares a funny cartoon about listening in relationships. (05/01/16) 1589 12
Roger reports a gas odor inside the Bio Sciences and Earth building at SBCC. (05/01/16) 457 6
There's some sort of global warming issue on the beach below Del Playa. I heard a report of a penguin. (05/01/16) 2063 13
The mystery of the great migration of monarch butterflies from Canada to Mexico has been solved. (05/01/16) 3040 10
Dulce shares [pics] of a Santa Barbara sunrise and various morning visitors. (05/01/16) 833 6
EDBIT: A new poll has ranked Santa Barbara as one of the most expensive cities for business travel. (05/01/16) 1906 16
Rep. Capps' Pipeline Safety Reauthorization Bill passed out of the Energy and Commerce Committee this week. (05/01/16) 426 13
A a mulch pile is on fire on the side of a hill near Bajada Lane. (05/01/16) 890 19
HISTORY: Tom shares the history of drive-in movie theatres in Santa Barbara, specifically the 1960's drive-in at the corner of Hollister and Fairview. (05/01/16) 2061 14
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Santa Barbara Lawn Bowls Club is a special place downtown where you can try your hand at the sport of lawn bowling. (05/01/16) 547 1
A 5-month operation has resulted in the arrest of 20 individuals and the citing of 1 on a variety of charges and the seizure of illegal drugs and firearms. (05/01/16) 2083 17
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Baldwin, a black lab mix with a heart of gold looking for an active family. (05/01/16) 818 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Andy, a special needs kitty who needs an extra special home. (05/01/16) 863 4
[Update]: After more than 7 years of fighting crime and helping to save lives in Santa Barbara County, Sheriff's K-9 Gango has retired from service. [pics] (05/01/16) 1764 6
[Update]: The Chris Stapleton concert has been rescheduled for May 10 at the Santa Barbara Bowl and all tickets will be honored. (05/01/16) 3494 45

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 30, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports there is a stabbing suspect at 314 West Micheltorena. (04/30/16) 2621 33
KEYT: 20 individuals have been arrested in connection with a five-month long investigation. (04/30/16) 3213 12
Roger reports a hit and run near Hollister and South Fairview. (04/30/16) 1032 3
Roger reports a suspicious male trying to light a bird nest on fire on Lighthouse. (04/30/16) 853 9
Crews have been working on initial removals on the beach-side replacement of the Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge. [pic] (04/30/16) 1113 6
The Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians elected Kenneth Kahn as their new tribal chairman. (04/30/16) 1106 13
The Santa Barbara County Deputy Sheriffs Association announced the results of their Board elections and new officers today. (04/30/16) 558 add
It's Arbor Day so send in all your tree photos and check out what nature inspires fellow edhatters. (04/30/16) 880 9
Roger reports a suspicious male is engaging in lewd behavior near the playground at Chase Palm Park. (04/30/16) 1595 25
The Santa Barbara Yacht Club will be setting off flares from Leadbetter Beach on Saturday morning as part of a training exercise. (04/30/16) 594 6
A subscriber has a question on why local land has not been pushed for National Park Status. (04/30/16) 1462 25
An edhat subscriber reports there are Police at the train station. Does anyone have more information? (04/30/16) 1771 13
Edhatters share [pics] of various bird visitors throughout the area. (04/30/16) 1437 9
A safety project to construct passing lanes in both directions on SR-246 near Lompoc from Cebada Canyon Road to Hapgood Road will continue with paving for two-weeks. (04/30/16) 324 add
[Update]: The missing Santa Maria teen has been found safely and returned home. [pic] (04/30/16) 3199 4
Aerial views of "The Holly" (platform) and "The I.V." (Isla Vista and Coal Oil Point whale watchers) from John Wiley. [pics] (04/30/16) 1587 3
Roger has the scanner reports.  Renegade juveniles skateboarding in the streets, San Pascual at Cota. (04/30/16) 1245 9
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/30/16) 213 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 29, 2016 reads comments
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office thanks the community for supporting Tip-A-Cop at The Outback Restaurant and invites the public on May 23rd for Tip-A-Cop Dinner at Petrini's. (04/29/16) 476 2
Carpinteria and the surrounding unincorporated area has experienced a rash of thefts from automobiles and residences in the past week.  (04/29/16) 1363 8
[Updated:] The 40 acre brush fire in Ventura is at 75% containment. (04/29/16) 3623 5
ART, Inc. rescued two juvenile long-tail weasels who are now doing quite well. [pics] (04/29/16) 2488 31
Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office made three felon in possession of firearms arrests in Santa Maria. [mugs] (04/29/16) 2276 21
A subscriber shares [pics] of a morning visitor in their backyard. (04/29/16) 2748 14
SB County Fire responded to a two vehicle accident involving two moderate injuries on the 154 in front of the Lake Cachuma entrance. (04/29/16) 1150 4
Pets have a part in starting about 700 home fires per year. Here are some safety tips from the Montecito Fire Protection District. (04/29/16) 1437 20
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/29/16) 312 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 28, 2016 reads comments
Has anybody heard why the Channel Islands live bald eagle webcam has been down a couple of days? (04/28/16) 1357 15
Approximately 5,500 residents are without power due to high winds on Wednesday evening. (04/28/16) 3004 22
Roger reports Sheriff's Deputies are searching for a reported man with a gun on Depot Road in Goleta. (04/28/16) 1955 38
Roger reports a traffic accident with an Injury occurred on the Castillo underpass. (04/28/16) 1146 8
Roger reports a traffic accident with injuries on Highway 101 southbound near the Milpas exit that involves 3-5 vehicles. (04/28/16) 1717 10
[Update]: The U.S. Coast Guard has ended their search for a vessel near Santa Cruz Island as the 5 people and 2 dogs were found safely anchored. (04/28/16) 2562 13
An overhead sign panel replacement project along Highways 1, 9, 17, 41, 46, 101, 135, 156 and 183 along the Central Coast begins Sunday night. (04/28/16) 791 3
Roger reports an enclosed white trailer was stolen near W. Montecito Street. The suspect is driving a two-tone 4-Runner with duck tape over the license plate. (04/28/16) 1581 22
A community member writes an open letter to the City of Santa Barbara regarding two new apartment complexes near the Galleria on State Street. (04/28/16) 3809 70
A subscriber is wondering if there is a service that cleans up tree debris after high winds or if the City does it. (04/28/16) 985 12
John Shapleigh Hunting (July 23, 1943 - March 8, 2016) (04/28/16) 667 add
Due to the high winds, the condos on Vista del Pueblo have been without power since 1:30 pm Monday, a subscriber reports. (04/28/16) 792 3
Santa Barbara County Fire Station # 14 has converted their lighting to LED using DELux LED bulbs and fixtures. (04/28/16) 777 14
A subscriber just drove by the Elings entrance on Cliff Drive and saw several fire trucks. What is going on up there? (04/28/16) 1642 2
UCSB marine biologist Kimberly Selkoe has investigated factors that drive patterns of genetic diversity in Hawaiian coral reefs. (04/28/16) 441 add

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