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MARCH EDNESS: TOMORROW! Join the Dedicated Staff and March Edness winners on Friday, April 25th at our Award Ceremony.
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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office has released its first quarter Sheriff's Roundup video for 2014.
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A potent storm system will make its way into CA this weekend, likely hitting SoCal on Friday evening.
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A subscriber noticed these high gas prices. [pic]
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A new restaurant and craft beer tap room named Yellow Belly is coming to 2611 De la Vina Street, the former home of TAP Thai cuisine.
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Monique (Henderson) DeMaria (January 6,1959 - April 19, 2014)
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Santa Barbara County owners of Chihuahuas will be able to get their dogs spayed or neutered for free during the month of May.
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Local restaurant D'Vine Cafe is closing after 10 years in business downtown. [pic]
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Does anyone know who owns the strip mall on Milpas Street which houses Trader Joes?
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Denise Dewire captured [pics] of migratory birds visiting Santa Barbara and Ventura.
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A subscriber shares [pics] of blooming flowers in spring.
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Santa Barbara County Sheriff candidates squared-off at a candidates forum Wednesday night.
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HISTORY: What year did the I. Magnin store on State Street close?
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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 04/24/14
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 24, 2014 reads comments
The urchin diver caught with four illegally harvested abalone on a boat in the Harbor in 2012 was convicted by a jury of all seven charges. (04/24/14) 2084 23
Injury Traffic Accident on Foothill and Ontare. (04/24/14) 859 1
The Santa Barbara City Council voted 5-2 to defend the gang injunction on Tuesday during a public hearing. (04/24/14) 970 21
I have family coming from out-of-state and want to show them the Santa Barbara house with the tea cups stacked in the front yard. Where it is? (04/24/14) 3216 29
Eight departments at UC Santa Barbara mark important anniversaries in 2014 with a host of special events and activities. (04/24/14) 482 1
I want to get married in the SB area. Any ideas for cool venues or houses to rent? (04/24/14) 1660 46
A reader reports seeing what looked like police training at East Beach this morning. (04/24/14) 1032 8
A subscriber shares her signature [pics] of spring. (04/24/14) 600 3
The family of Mallory Dies, the local woman killed in a DUI hit and run last December, are suing Congresswoman Lois Capps, her former aide Raymond Morua, and the U.S. government in federal court. (04/24/14) 2611 76
I have been hearing fire engines driving up Mountain Drive since this morning. Does anyone know what's going on? (04/24/14) 1058 4
An Air Quality Watch has been issued for Northern Santa Barbara County, to be in effect through the weekend. (04/24/14) 350 add
Two teens killed in a triple fatal accident on Highway 101 Monday morning were described as best friends. (04/24/14) 3164 7
I found this bug on a paper tree, does anyone know what it is? (04/24/14) 1274 15
The Santa Barbara Police Activities League (PAL) is hosting their 11th annual Putting Kids First Event. (04/24/14) 316 add
Traffic Accident involving an MTD Bus at Punta Gorda and Salinas Streets. (04/24/14) 777 10
A subscriber noticed a construction sign in Carpinteria wishing everyone a "Happy 420!" [pic] (04/24/14) 2213 29
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department successfully assisted over 6,000 community members with their enrollment into Covered California. (04/24/14) 428 17
POWDRELL: David shares a photo of his favorite spring flower. (04/24/14) 624 9
There is construction traffic on Foothill Rd east of La Cumbre with 5-10 minute wait times. (04/24/14) 375 3
Updated with [pic]: A subscriber reports a controlled burn on Ladera Lane off of Hwy 192 in Montecito. (04/24/14) 519 2
Laura Elizabeth "Lolo" Clowers (January 15, 1986 - April 10, 2014) (04/24/14) 1915 4
The City of Goleta's community grant program has gotten a makeover and the results are significant. (04/24/14) 352 add
A subscriber shares [pics] of the cruise ship at sunrise. (04/24/14) 1444 12
Roger has the scanner reports. 20002 Hit and Run on the 101 non-injury between a semi and a Prius. Amazing. (04/24/14) 1601 12
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/24/14) 150 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 04/23/14 (04/24/14) 211 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 23, 2014 reads comments
The SB Unified School District has released dates and times for high school graduations and junior high promotions for the 2013-2014 school year. (04/23/14) 891 8
UCSB is doing its part to try to conserve water during the drought and the campus plans to continue the effort long after the rain clouds come back. (04/23/14) 451 17
Edee Schulze, who has served as Bethel College's vice president of student life for six years, is Westmont's new vice president of student life. [pic] (04/23/14) 615 add
The City of Santa Barbara released its Recommended Operating and Capital Budget for Fiscal Year 2015 which begins July 1, 2014. (04/23/14) 489 5
Roger reports a group of homeless males beating up another homeless male in a wheelchair near 29 North Milpas. (04/23/14) 1251 8
EDBIT: It's Earth Day and Santa Barbara is ramping up for the festival this coming weekend. (04/23/14) 654 13
The jasmines are blooming! A subscriber noticed a star jasmine plant with tons of flowers after getting a whiff of its sweet smell. [pics] (04/23/14) 970 8
Can any Edhatters recommend a doctor who works with special needs autistic young adults who also takes Medi-Cal? (04/23/14) 807 13
John Palminteri was caught getting trashed on the clock this week. [pics] (04/23/14) 4904 25
Does anyone know if the Sheriff's race debate scheduled for Wednesday will be streaming online? (04/23/14) 648 19
Roger advises drivers to be careful on the roads, so far two deer were hit and a pelican on an off ramp. (04/23/14) 1117 19
Michelle Greene has been appointed Interim City Manager for the City of Goleta effective immediately. [pic] (04/23/14) 1043 6
UPDATE:The closure of the Gaviota Safety Roadside Rest Areas on U.S. Highway 101 scheduled to begin on Monday, April 28 has been postponed to a later date. Caltrans will announced a new date as soon as it is available. (04/23/14) 1012 31
A subscriber reports the Isla Vista Foot Patrol are going undercover and issuing citations at house parties. [pics] (04/23/14) 3268 85
The U.S. Navy is closing San Miguel Island until further notice due to recent concerns of possible unexploded ordnance. [pic] (04/23/14) 2253 31
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/23/14) 210 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 22, 2014 reads comments
A subscriber questions those that approve the heavily debated gang injunction in Santa Barbara. (04/22/14) 1692 19
Update: A homeless couple, in Santa Barbara witnessed the triple fatal accident on Highway 101 this morning right in front of their campsite. [pic] (04/22/14) 6530 35
The Dolphin Family perched in the fountain at Stearns Wharf is stranded high-and-dry for a while. (04/22/14) 1723 26
A huge plane went over S. B. at about 6:25 p. m. with what looked like a double jet stream. What was it? (04/22/14) 2546 6
Employees from the SB County Sheriff's Office and the California Highway Patrol will take your orders, serve you lunch, and entertain you if necessary to earn their tips at our Seventeenth Annual Tip-A-Cop Luncheon. (04/22/14) 440 1
Does anyone know another place to donate blood than the one on State Street next to the Dutch Garden? (04/22/14) 1005 19
A wind advisory is in effect from 2 pm Tuesday to 8 a.m. Wednesday. (04/22/14) 517 5
Updated Info: The names of three fatalities in an early morning collision have been released and Hwy 101 southbound near Castillo is now open. (04/22/14) 21466 85
All lanes of southbound U.S. Highway 101 at Castillo Street are now open following a multi-vehicle fatal accident early this morning. (04/22/14) 2304 22
A subscriber shares [pics] of Bryan Ferry performing at the Santa Barbara Bowl a couple days ago. (04/22/14) 1197 8
The Santa Barbara County Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Commission has announced their opposition to a gang injunction. [pic] (04/22/14) 1524 30
Larry Nimmer shares his [vid] of Al Gore's daughter's wedding in Carpinteria. (04/22/14) 3320 7
A subscriber saw pretty flora and fauna on this grey morning at Lake Los Carneros. [pics] (04/22/14) 1001 4
A subscriber reports a power outage in Mission Canyon. Is anyone else experiencing it? (04/22/14) 676 8
Can anyone recommend a good place to purchase carpet and have them install it? Would also love tips on carpet types to look for. (04/22/14) 1040 23
We have openings for Cat and Dog of the Week! If the extra attention your pet received on National Pet Day wasn't enough, submit them for instant fame. (04/22/14) 305 1
What is the best SB or Montecito employment agency to find a position for a skilled creative person who wants to work as a personal assistant? (04/22/14) 1093 9
Andrew Nichols (June 20, 1914 - April 13, 2014) (04/22/14) 583 2
Has anyone else had problems finding doctors to accept Covered California Blue Shield? (04/22/14) 2221 25
Charles Brewster shares the best [pics] taken on his leisurely hike up Romero Canyon trail on Sunday. (04/22/14) 1100 11
Roger has the scanner reports. Shots heard on Jupiter and that's pretty far away. (04/22/14) 1090 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (04/22/14) 1044 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 21, 2014 reads comments
Roger reports a possible jumper who climbed over the barrier at Cold Springs Bridge. SBSO responding with CHP. (04/21/14) 3619 22
A subscriber shares [pics] of the crowd at the Calvary Chapel Easter service at the sunken gardens. (04/21/14) 1780 15
HISTORY: Does anybody know who the artist was of this mural created for the Espana Restaurant when it was built in 1970? (04/21/14) 1482 4
Roger reports a man down with a head injury after being assaulted on Cabrillo and State. Fire and medics responding. (04/21/14) 1703 16
Roger reports an Elderly Hiker Fall Victim on the Cold Springs Trail...County Fire and Copter responding. (04/21/14) 1288 2
Roger reports an Easter Bunny sighting in the middle of the 600 Block of State Street, SBPD is in pursuit. (04/21/14) 1901 11
Roger reports an injured paraglider who is down on Hendrys Beach, 200 yards west of 2981 Cliff Drive. (04/21/14) 1453 3
A subscriber his favorite [pic] to take every spring, Native Coreopsis with a Point Arguello background. (04/21/14) 1202 4
The weeds around my apartment complex have burst into little yellow flowers. It is so nice to see beauty in unexpected places. [pics] (04/21/14) 1242 15
Astronomy: There are some nice visible passes by the International Space Station this week. (04/21/14) 1009 1
Peter Anthony Fragala (d. April 2, 2014) (04/21/14) 747 1
An intruder is locked in the storage room of SB Brewing Company. SBPD is on scene at 501 State Street. (04/21/14) 2787 30

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Apr 20, 2014 reads comments
Animal Rescue Team shares a [pic] of orphaned wild rabbits. (04/20/14) 1540 4
Someone left behind an unwanted couch on the sidewalk. How do I dispose of it? Or will Marborg make a pick up? (04/20/14) 1710 25
Roger reports a Code 242: Adult son beating up his elderly mother on De La Vina Street, SBPD Responding. (04/20/14) 1768 11
Last weekend the Lucidity Festival took place at the Live Oak Campground. (04/20/14) 1782 7
A subscriber shares [pics] of mustard fields in Santa Barbara. (04/20/14) 1202 9
Mission & State: Sen. Jackson pulls her prescription drug disposal bill for lack of support, amid fierce opposition from the pharmaceutical industry. (04/20/14) 1289 35
Diane "Diney" Spring (June 23, 1954 - April 7, 2014) (04/20/14) 852 2
The Santa Barbara City Fire Department came together Friday to support one of their own who's battling cancer. (04/20/14) 619 add
A subscriber reports that a sixth yarnbomb will soon be detonated in the mountains of Santa Barbara. [pics] (04/20/14) 2695 66
Updated with photo: Traffic Accident at Marina Drive and Roble in Hope Ranch. The vehicle went into a tree. (04/20/14) 1718 6
Some scientists believe that they have found the key to understanding which musical sounds are most likely to make us dance around. (04/20/14) 530 1
IN THE KITCHEN: Try chocolate chip lava cookies for a yummy mid-week treat! (04/20/14) 1036 10
Lauren: The Lark is a farm to table restaurant that opened up in the Funk Zone last year. (04/20/14) 1794 25
POWDRELL: It's been about four decades since the general public has taken a peek at the wildflowers of Carpinteria's Franklin Trail. (04/20/14) 1130 12
Charles shares a few [pics] of an on screen lizard he found. (04/20/14) 943 13
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Women's Literary Festival presents the work of contemporary female authors from a variety of backgrounds. (04/20/14) 578 2
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sparrow, an orange tabby looking for a special home. (04/20/14) 758 10
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Sage, a handsome and well-trained boy looking for his new human. (04/20/14) 1090 7
Code 245: Investigation of a stabbing that occurred in the area of Bath and Carrillo Streets around 8:15am. (04/20/14) 1552 10
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