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An edhat subscriber reports the 101 northbound at El Sueno is completely stopped by CHP.
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A delivery truck rolled over on Hollister Ranch resulting in injuries to the driver.
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The clouds have rolled in and May Gray is officially upon us, so edhatter share their gray-themed photos.
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[Update:] The National Weather Service has issued a flood advisory through 6pm on Friday in the Santa Barbara mountains. [pic]
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Caltrans will perform emergency tree removal on northbound Highway 101 from Sheffield Drive in Summerland to San Ysidro Road in Montecito this weekend.
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I saw a political sign posted in an elementary school, what are the rules for posting these signs?
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A man was arrested at gunpoint on Las Positas Thursday for waving a machete in the air and yelling.
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Two Santa Maria residents were arrested for weapons violations following an undercover operation. [pic]
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This week is the ramp-up to the annual May Madness Sale at the Music Academy of the West in Montecito. [pics]
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Change is in the air over Montecito CC as the redesign begins to take shape in John Wiley's [pics].
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Does anyone know if there are drone photographers for hire in the area?
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Roger has the scanner reports.  Stalled vehicle South Patterson at Hollister older model Mercedes with older model driver behind the wheel.
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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 05/06/16
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 06, 2016 reads comments
The American Heart Association and Santa Barbara High School trained nearly 100 freshman in CPR. [pics] (05/06/16) 460 4
The National Weather Service has issued a small stream flood advisory for northern Ventura county, southwestern San Luis Obispo county, and northeastern Santa Barbara county. [pic] (05/06/16) 745 2
Roger reports a pedestrian was hit and injured by a taxi that fled the scene and walked home to call 911. (05/06/16) 1224 6
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning for southeastern San Luis Obispo county and north central Santa Barbara County. [pic] (05/06/16) 583 3
Roger reports major flooding causing spin outs on Highway 166 at the Kern County Line. (05/06/16) 1155 13
What are these tiny black insects? [pics] (05/06/16) 1683 5
The SBCC Promise is available for eligible students wishing to attend the city college in the fall. (05/06/16) 639 add
The Santa Barbara County Grand Jury investigated the process by which grading permits are granted or denied within the unincorporated areas of the County. (05/06/16) 433 add
HISTORY: I spotted old signage for Huggins Footwear on State Street. Does anyone know the history of this shoe shop? (05/06/16) 1074 16
An identity theft suspect from Los Angeles was arrested at a Santa Barbara County luxury hotel this past week. [mug] (05/06/16) 3283 22
[Update:] The alleged hit and run driver involved in Tuesday's collision called the Sheriff's Office this morning. (05/06/16) 4838 17
Does anybody know when the next candidate forum for the 3rd Supervisorial District will be held and where? (05/06/16) 411 5
Five Marymount 7th grade girls recently made an app that connects young volunteers with organizations that welcome youth involvement. [pic] (05/06/16) 795 6
A subscriber is wondering if anyone can identify this cluster of red bugs. (05/06/16) 1493 9
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reports a 5 acre grass fire at 1426 Holsted Road in Solvang. No homes are currently threatened. [pics] (05/06/16) 773 4
UCSB art historian Sylvester Ogbechie has been awarded a Smithsonian Institution Senior Fellowship. (05/06/16) 203 add
A subscriber would like to know if there is a service in the SB area that teaches people how to ride a motorcycle. (05/06/16) 931 25
On May 9th the SB County Fire Department will declare the beginning of the 2016 High Fire Season period for all areas of SB County. (05/06/16) 248 2
HISTORY: Does anyone have any historic photos or info about the homes that were sacrificed during the Coyote fire? (05/06/16) 1230 9
A subscriber captured [pics] of a bobcat roaming around their backyard on Wednesday. (05/06/16) 2116 27
The United States Coast Guard partnered with NOAA and National Parks to protect a marine sanctuary near Santa Cruz Island. [pics] (05/06/16) 752 3
A lovely stand of Matilija poppies is in full bloom at the west end of Oak Park. [pics] (05/06/16) 1276 8
A subscriber is wondering what year Goleta's Jack in the Box was built. (05/06/16) 952 6
[Update]:A subscriber reports that late Wednesday night there was a fire on the Westside. Multiple fire engines responded and no homes were damaged. [pic] (05/06/16) 1004 3
The ARF! dogs arrived at the Santa Barbara Library and are available to read with. [pics] (05/06/16) 1212 11
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/06/16) 158 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/05/16 (05/06/16) 292 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 05, 2016 reads comments
I am looking to photograph bells around the Santa Barbara area. Can anyone tell me where some hidden gems that I may be missing for my photo collection? (05/05/16) 514 11
An Orcutt woman pled guilty to one felony count of child abduction for fleeing to Mexico with her two daughters after a custody hearing. (05/05/16) 1351 15
A subscriber captured [pics] of police dusting for prints on a recent vehicle break-in on the Mesa. (05/05/16) 1962 29
Marie Corry (d. April 28, 2016) (05/05/16) 848 1
Updated views from John Wiley show the Cabrillo bridge deck going off, and the "Pinniped Party" going on. [pics] (05/05/16) 1903 13
A subscriber reports a water main break in 2300 block of State Street. [pic] (05/05/16) 1458 11
Manuel Jesus Robledo (February 13, 1944 - April 27, 2016) (05/05/16) 640 add
The Environmental Defense Center is proud to announce that both Dennis Allen and Sally Semegen have joined the Board of Directors. [pics] (05/05/16) 603 1
UCSB history professor Sarah Cline's LASA-award-winning essay deconstructs an iconic colonial Mexican casta painting of racial hierarchy. (05/05/16) 614 2
Caltrans will resurface the pavement on northbound US Highway 101 within the Gaviota Tunnel beginning Sunday, May 8. (05/05/16) 747 5
TRAVEL: Max Rosenberg flew over Mount Shasta and Mount Rainier before flying into Seattle Tuesday. [pics] (05/05/16) 1218 9
On May 2, 2016, the City of Santa Barbara began renovations at the Central Library. (05/05/16) 788 6
Cachuma Lake is at its lowest level since Bradbury Dam was built but it still has a lot to offer, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (05/05/16) 1952 22
Roger has the scanner reports.  Elevator rescue with no souls on board 1500 Block of State Street. (05/05/16) 1067 13
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/05/16) 165 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 04, 2016 reads comments
Roger reports a victim shoved from a vehicle in the 1200 block of East Mason. (05/04/16) 1288 4
An edhat subscriber reports a small structure fire on Maple Ave in Solvang on Tuesday afternoon. [pics] (05/04/16) 632 1
Santa Barbara City College announces selection of superintendent/president. (05/04/16) 1370 8
The City of Goleta is pleased to announce that 38 well-deserving organizations will receive up to $3,500 in grant money. (05/04/16) 830 5
Roger reports a structure fire in a bathroom in the North Tower at 6850 El Colegio in Isla Vista. (05/04/16) 908 7
The Santa Barbara Public Library System has been selected to receive a National Literacy Directory Innovation Grant Award. (05/04/16) 535 1
Does anyone know what's going on with Union Bank? Everything is down. (05/04/16) 2734 20
SBSO is in pursuit of a bicyclist who possibly committed a burglary. (05/04/16) 1365 19
Santa Barbara Police Department will conduct an enforcement operation for motorcycle safety and will encourage motorcycle rider training. (05/04/16) 672 4
Roger reports fire engines responded to a mulch fire at 1201 Miramonte Dr. (05/04/16) 825 4
The U.S. Coast Guard has completed its review of the Refugio Oil Spill cleanup operations. (05/04/16) 594 1
The Goleta City Council looks more closely at GVCC Facilities and enhanced programming. [pic] (05/04/16) 1080 add
What are these weird bugs secreting liquid on my tree? (05/04/16) 2406 16
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department reminds residents to keep a minimum of 100 feet of defensible space around their home. (05/04/16) 520 6
Public assistance is requested to locate suspects who robbed the Four Seasons Biltmore jewelry store of Rolex watches in March. [pics] (05/04/16) 3641 21
The Santa Barbara Police Department will be deploying DUI enforcement during the Cinco de Mayo celebrations on Thursday. (05/04/16) 587 6
Now that it's May, when will all the grocery stores officially open? (05/04/16) 2442 22
The Santa Barbara County Water Agency is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Water Wise High School Video Contest. [vid] (05/04/16) 670 8
The California Transportation Commission is looking for volunteers to examine new ways to fund state-wide transportation infrastructure. [pic] (05/04/16) 778 19
The Coast Guard rescued a man after his vessel ran aground north west of Santa Cruz Island, Monday. (05/04/16) 1500 19
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/04/16) 205 add

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) 1054 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) 1797 16
A Paso Robles woman has died after a traffic collision involving a donkey on SR-154 took place Saturday morning. (05/03/16) 3112 30
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) 944 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) 352 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) 1018 40
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) 1934 37
Patti Gutshall attended Saturday's Pentatonix concert and shares [pics] from the great performance. (05/03/16) 1372 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) 988 14
Stages Three and Four of The Amgen Bicycle Tour will move through Santa Barbara and Monterey Counties this month. (05/03/16) 1168 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) 508 2
Does anyone know if these are baby lobsters and why there are thousands washed up on Leadbetter Beach? [pics] (05/03/16) 4037 28
The Coast Guard medevaced a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday morning. (05/03/16) 960 2
Roger reports a foot pursuit involving Sheriff's Deputies in Oldtown Goleta. (05/03/16) 1386 8
An edhat subscriber caught a snowy egret hunting for fish at the Goleta Slough. [pic] (05/03/16) 1007 7
Public assistance is requested to locate a wanted suspect who fled from authorities. [mugs] (05/03/16) 2916 10
John Palminteri reports 500 people turned out for the Multiple Sclerosis Walk on Saturday. [pics] (05/03/16) 626 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) 1090 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) 1193 9
A three acre grass fire in Gaviota is now under control. (05/03/16) 871 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) 225 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) 2504 11
Matt shares a wonderful view of the Santa Barbara Fair and Expo. [pic] (05/02/16) 2274 21
East Anacapa from the water, as John Wiley ventures out from Ventura a week after flying there. [pics] (05/02/16) 1813 7
An edhat subscriber wonders, are there still poppies on Figueroa Mountain? (05/02/16) 1672 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) 1199 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) 2711 13
A subscriber is wondering if anyone can identify this butterfly. [pic] (05/01/16) 1837 11
Roger reports a vehicle vs. pedestrian traffic accident in the 400 block of Garden Street. (05/01/16) 848 3
Robert J. Cooper, creator of the elderflower liqueur St-Germain and UCSB alumni, passed away in Santa Barbara on Monday. (05/01/16) 1747 2
A subject is banging his head on a police vehicle window on the Highway 101 northbound onramp at Las Positas. (05/01/16) 1613 18
Cartoons: Mike shares a funny cartoon about listening in relationships. (05/01/16) 1675 12
Roger reports a gas odor inside the Bio Sciences and Earth building at SBCC. (05/01/16) 499 6

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