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Way Back When: 100 years ago in Santa Barbara, mobile movie cameras cruised our streets, the Lockheeds started building planes on State Street, the idea for a bird refuge on the east end of our city took flight, and we had a snowy end to 1916.
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Injury Accident Motorcyclist Down De La Vina at De La Guerra, Engine one Medics responding.
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NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Santa Barbara Foundation's mission is to build philanthropy, strengthen the nonprofit sector, and address important community needs.
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ASAP Cats is offering special reduced adoption fees for the holidays from December 15 through 24. [pic]
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CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet LuLu, a cat who would love to nap in your home.
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DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Jasper, a young Bichon-mix who is ready to be your companion.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 03, 2016 reads comments
Are there places in the local Santa Barbara area that one can take a follow-up hunter education course? (12/03/16) 725 23
George reports a traffic collision that occurred Friday afternoon off Hollister Avenue and Highway 217. (12/03/16) 682 4
Roger reports a 2006 black Yamaha motorcycle was stolen. (12/03/16) 845 4
How can we address this leaking pipe on Hot Springs trail? (12/03/16) 1386 16
Check out this week's update on the Goleta Beach Bridge Project with [pics]. (12/03/16) 635 1
The Santa Maria Police Department issued a false press release in February to save the lives of two men from a rival gang. (12/03/16) 2901 21
Mark shares an aerial [pic] of the Barnsdall/Rio Grande service station in Goleta. (12/03/16) 1313 11
[UPDATED:] A major police investigation on Cabrillo and Castillo Streets took place after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle early Friday morning. (12/03/16) 2659 17
Does anyone know why AM 990 is off air during the evening? (12/03/16) 1227 15
Roger has the scanner reports.  I hate falling down. Not the movie, the action. I love the movie, Falling Down.  (12/03/16) 1045 12
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 12/02/16 (12/03/16) 282 add
COUNT: Guess the number of Santa Hats to be worn in the Holiday Parade and you could win a prize! (12/03/16) 809 NA

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 02, 2016 reads comments
A subscriber reports a power outage near Las Positas and State Street. Anyone else without power? (12/02/16) 948 8
An edhatter reports a traffic accident on the 101 South near Patterson involving a vehicle and a motorcycle. (12/02/16) 1735 14
Ventura-based clothing retailer Patagonia, who promised to donate 100 percent of its Black Friday sales directly to grassroots environmental nonprofits, reached a record-breaking $10 million in sales. (12/02/16) 1556 14
Max got to visit the west end of Santa Cruz Island and shared this cool [pic]. (12/02/16) 1687 7
Has anyone used Ecowater Systems for water softening? (12/02/16) 682 11
Roger reports an attempted kidnapping where a female tried to steal a child at social services at 234 Camino Del Remedio. (12/02/16) 1776 9
A UCSB scholar's collaborative project on a 'Melrose Place' is getting a new moment in the sun. (12/02/16) 569 3
When is Shake Shack opening in Santa Barbara? (12/02/16) 2941 37
Roger reports a structure fire at 4090 Via Real in Carpinteria with Santa Barbara County and Montecito Fire responding. (12/02/16) 604 3
This edhat subscriber woke up to see a beautiful sky displaying the first sunrise of December. [pic] (12/02/16) 754 4
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department arrested five people in Santa Maria, including a felon in possession of a firearm. [mug] (12/02/16) 1517 11
Does anyone know of a personal trainer in town who has a background or prior experience working in a health field? (12/02/16) 929 11
Does anyone have more information about an arrest at gunpoint around 2:00 a.m. at the corner of Bailard and Via Real in Carpinteria? (12/02/16) 908 1
An edhat reader shares why he is in favor of Short Term Rentals in Santa Barbara County. (12/02/16) 1674 77
A warrant operation lead to four arrests in the 7400 block of Stanley Park Road in Carpinteria on Wednesday. [mugs] (12/02/16) 2221 13
A project to resurface US Highway 101 from north of Cathedral Oaks Road to north of Turnpike Road will result in ramp closures. (12/02/16) 739 11
Santa Barbara lodging establishments collected and remitted approximately $1.66 million in Transient Occupancy Tax in October. (12/02/16) 488 3
Can edhatters identify this weird looking bug? (12/02/16) 1385 6
A free public workshop devoted to issues of concern to farmworkers is scheduled for December 5. (12/02/16) 347 1
Wolfe and Associates agreed to a $1.65 million settlement for the 2013 balcony collapse in Isla Vista injuring five people. (12/02/16) 1367 15

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 01, 2016 reads comments
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of the sunset at Goleta Beach today as a nice midweek treat (12/01/16) 922 3
Has anyone ever heard of planting a tree in a washing machine? (12/01/16) 1491 17
Roger reports a stolen motorcycle by a red Honda from the 2000 Block of Red Rose Way (12/01/16) 1260 6
An edhatter thanks the fire department for rescuing their bird at Goleta Beach. (12/01/16) 1481 16
The roadway of SR-217 is closed, does anyone know why? (12/01/16) 2001 36
Evelyn Holman (November 29, 1923-November 15, 2016) (12/01/16) 451 add
Can anyone help me to identify this insect? [pic] (12/01/16) 1760 14
Roger reports a felony hit and run that occurred at Olive and Haley streets involving a suspect vehicle and a bicyclist. (12/01/16) 1377 6
An 8-year-old edhat subscriber submitted this marvelous [pic] of a delicately colored butterfly at the 'Butterflies Alive!' exhibit. (12/01/16) 1551 10
UCSB Nobel laureate David Gross is recognized by Chinese and Russian science academies for his continuing work in theoretical physics. (12/01/16) 594 6
What local radio stations are playing Christmas music? (12/01/16) 1223 16
Effective Dec. 1, 2016, all chain restaurants with 20 or more locations are required to provide nutrition information related to standard menu items. (12/01/16) 797 20
Victor Gasser (June 11, 1938-November 16, 2016) (12/01/16) 364 add
Has anyone had experience with Credo phone services in the Goleta or Santa Barbara area? (12/01/16) 917 10
The Santa Maria Police Department announced a traffic advisory around the area of the Christmas Parade of Lights on Dec. 3. (12/01/16) 488 add
Roger reports counterfeit money spotted at two places, including the 200 block of North Milpas. (12/01/16) 1099 4
Citizen reports led to the arrest of an Orcutt man for possession of heroin and methamphetamine. [mug] (12/01/16) 3508 6
Can the edhat community help identify these plants on a slope next to La Playa Stadium? [pics] (12/01/16) 1515 7
Roger has the scanner reports.  Next time someone flips you the bird, wave at them and smile. Flash ‘em the peace sign. (12/01/16) 1110 11

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 30, 2016 reads comments
An edhatter reports that a pickup truck was on fire near Highway 154. (11/30/16) 833 3
KEYT: Santa Barbara Police are increasing enforcement and working with local security personnel due to holiday shoplifters and car burglaries. (11/30/16) 744 6
Can anyone tell me what kind of spider this is? [pic] (11/30/16) 1936 10
Roger reports a prowler lurking behind a shed in the backyard of a residence in the 3700 block of Hitchcock Ranch. (11/30/16) 1059 10
Roger reports a traffic injury accident occurred after a motorcyclist was cut off on the 101 freeway northbound in the center divider. (11/30/16) 1462 19
Can motorists drive past a crosswalk once the crosswalk is clear? Clarification is needed on the new crosswalks in Old Town Goleta. (11/30/16) 2741 41
Here are the latest updates on the Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge Replacement Project. (11/30/16) 748 3
What time frame is the best to take the Amtrak Coast Starlight from Santa Barbara to Portland to ensure the best scenery possible? (11/30/16) 1800 15
Fire restrictions in the Los Padres National Forest have been lowered. (11/30/16) 481 add
A multimillion dollar agreement has been reached to ease the impacts of the Diablo Canyon closure(11/30/16) 1184 29
A subscriber captured a [pic] of Santa Barbara Police officers helping a motorist in need by pushing their truck up the road. (11/30/16) 2335 18
UCSB students marched out of their classes at noon last week to protest a proposed tuition hike for 2017. (11/30/16) 1281 32

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 29, 2016 reads comments
A traffic collision involving a Santa Maria school bus sent several junior high students to the hospital Monday morning. (11/29/16) 844 3
Dulce found this e[pic] osprey posing in a tree on the Mesa. (11/29/16) 1910 7
Is anyone else getting brown water in Goleta? (11/29/16) 1406 17
Roger reports a vehicle rollover near Sandspit Road on Highway 217. (11/29/16) 1312 11
The National Weather Service has placed a wind advisory in effect from 6 p.m. this evening to 6 a.m. PST Tuesday. (11/29/16) 445 3
UCSB scientists and colleagues demonstrate that as people age, their brains adopt new strategies for memory-related tasks. (11/29/16) 941 5
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Deputies raided a cockfight that was in progress and cited 11 people thanks to an anonymous tip. [pics] (11/29/16) 2986 41
An edhat subscriber reports that there has been an increase in motorcycle thefts in Santa Barbara lately. (11/29/16) 1500 8
Deloris Alline Mochnick (August 23, 1934-November 11, 2016) (11/29/16) 444 add
Roger reports a multi vehicle accident on the north bound 101 South of Los Carneros. (11/29/16) 1274 2
Caltrans would like to remind drivers that there will be a two day full daytime closure of State Route 246 near Lompoc for resurfacing, which begins Nov. 28. (11/29/16) 459 add
An edhat subscriber reports a vehicle accident in Gaviota and asks for any further details. (11/29/16) 794 1
The Santa Barbara City Council's ordinance committee voted to update the city's current smoking laws to expand public areas where smoking will be prohibited. (11/29/16) 1638 46
Roger has the scanner reports.  If you’re going to drink a beer, drink a beer, not a strawberry beer. What the heck is up with that?  (11/29/16) 1209 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 28, 2016 reads comments
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies responded to a welfare check at Vandenberg Village involving a man holding what appeared to be a rifle. (11/28/16) 1263 12
Roger reports police activity going on at Cacique Street and Powers Avenue that sounds like some kind of pursuit. (11/28/16) 1098 6
American Riviera Bank distributed Employee Giving Program checks to first responder-related nonprofits. [pic] (11/28/16) 777 4
Braille Institute Santa Barbara students created ceramic bowls as part of the Empty Bowls Santa Barbara event. (11/28/16) 932 4
Multiple edhatters reported power outages in the downtown Santa Barbara area and in West Goleta. (11/28/16) 1587 6
Republican candidate Justin Fareed has conceded to Democrat Salud Carbajal for the 24th Congressional District. (11/28/16) 1792 19
Edhat subscribers share [pics] around Santa Barbara of rainbows, sunrises, and sunsets. (11/28/16) 1064 8
An alleged residential burglary suspect has been arrested in Isla Vista. [mug] (11/28/16) 2496 21
Some say it rains after washing cars, but could these roofs on John Wiley's [pics] of new construction have the opposite effect? (11/28/16) 1306 3
Firefighters and Milpas neighbors help put up the Milpas Christmas Tree on Saturday. [pics] (11/28/16) 1234 8
Can edhatters help identify this sea creature found on Hendry's Beach? (11/28/16) 3065 6
C.A.R.E.4PAWS performed a record number of spay/neuter surgeries on its quest to curb pet overpopulation and keep animals out of shelters. (11/28/16) 774 16
Can anyone recommend a dance studio that offers public type classes that are wallet friendly? (11/28/16) 933 7

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Nov 27, 2016 reads comments
Albert (Bede) Kuntz (d. November 11, 2016) (11/27/16) 875 1
Astronomy: The International Space Station will be passing through the Santa Barbara skies very soon. (11/27/16) 1265 2
An edhat subscriber shares a [pic] of creative garden growing (11/27/16) 1517 5
MUSIC: Tyrone Wells performed at SOhO last week and Jenny shares her thoughts on the musical experience. (11/27/16) 624 add
Roger reports a vehicle accident off Highway 166 at Alisos Canyon (11/27/16) 551 add
Roger reports a possible injury accident off Calle Palo Colorado and State Street (11/27/16) 1037 10
Roger reports a possible structure fire in the 200 block of Ellwood Beach Drive. (11/27/16) 921 14
Roger reports a vehicle accident on Highway 101 southbound near the Gaviota Rest Stop area. (11/27/16) 1038 6
Braille Institute Santa Barbara recently opened its doors to over 150 members and friends the American Institute of Architects who toured the building as part of the 8th annual ArchitecTours event. [pics] (11/27/16) 744 1
UCSB's TMP brings leading business scholars to campus to discuss emerging trends and concepts in running a tech-based business. (11/27/16) 514 add
Roger reports a vehicle rollover that went over the side of the road near 1200-1500 San Marcos Road. (11/27/16) 1223 5
Roger reports a possible rock slide in the Windy Gap area of SR-154. (11/27/16) 1239 5
November 2016 brought Goleta surf, along with warm, beautiful, sunny weather. Surf reports weren't even needed, just keep the board in the car. (11/27/16) 1072 1
The Thanksgiving Day 4 Miler, which is the last event for Run Santa Barbara's Jake Clinton, drew over 600 participants and approximately 50 volunteers Thursday morning. (11/27/16) 780 add

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