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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 18, 2014 reads comments
Hot Prowl burglary of residence and a vehicle just occurred 6:17am the call came out 300 Block of West Victoria. (12/18/14) 23 1
Does anyone know of a store on State Street that would let a non-profit gift wrap outside their store? (12/18/14) 256 add
Does anyone know if there are houses with Christmas lights synchronized to music? (12/18/14) 328 2
An old fashioned popcorn grinder was a hit at the farmers market, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (12/18/14) 464 add
After a violent storm a week ago, three boats were dead in the water until a Marborg Industries crew remove them, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (12/18/14) 509 2
Two new free channels showed up Wednesday on John Wiley's TV broadcast TV setup. (12/18/14) 506 2
The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting DUI Checkpoints in the City of Santa Barbara on Thursday and Friday evenings. (12/18/14) 441 1
During the recent Santa Barbara Jazz Society annual holiday party a new Board of Directors was elected by the SBJS membership. [pics] (12/18/14) 509 add
A subscriber saw a patch of blue through the clouds during an overcast hike on Tunnel trail. [pic] (12/18/14) 619 1
Roger reports laundry room burglaries in the 200 Block of Ladera Street and 200 Block of Sycamore Lane. Be Aware. (12/18/14) 579 add
An airman was found dead in his dormitory resident at Vandenberg Air Force Base on Sunday, reports KSBY. (12/18/14) 929 1
With the striking storm clouds marching along the foothills of Santa Barbara, Marco captured another time lapse [vid]. (12/18/14) 899 7
J.T. Stone has been selected as the head football coach for Santa Barbara High School. (12/18/14) 865 3
TRAVEL: Steve shares photos of real winter from Lake Almanor in the Sierra Nevada mountains. (12/18/14) 855 6
A 60-year-old Solvang man is accused of threatening PG and E crews at Nojoqui Falls County Park during the recent storm, reports KEYT. (12/18/14) 1290 12
The Santa Barbara Unified School District announces a renovated auditorium at La Cumbre and a student mentioned in a Johns Hopkins Article. (12/18/14) 535 4
Can you identify these types of lizards? (12/18/14) 1131 15
Dr. Julio Diaz, aka the "Candyman" who was charged with over-prescribing pain pills that led to patient deaths, will head to trial in May and could receive 1,500 years in prison. (12/18/14) 914 25
The City of Goleta has hired Genie Wilson as their new Director of Finance. (12/18/14) 381 2
A subscriber has a question about how to report a minor traffic accident. (12/18/14) 705 7
Fritz Olenberger shared his [pics] of the Santa Barbara Festival Ballet's 40th annual Nutcracker at the Arlington Theater last weekend. (12/18/14) 623 1
Is anyone else experiencing a Cox Communications internet outage? (12/18/14) 822 10
Roger has the scanner reports. Leaf blower 400 Block of Allen Road. (12/18/14) 1140 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (12/18/14) 263 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 12/17/14 (12/18/14) 237 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 17, 2014 reads comments
An unusual creature and piles of debris are among the leftovers from the latest storm to come through SB, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (12/17/14) 3491 33
The Carpinteria City Council meeting drew a standing room only crowd to discuss the possible resurrection of a skate park. [pic] (12/17/14) 1497 15
Most City administrative offices will be closed for the holidays from Wednesday, December 24, 2014 through Friday, January 2, 2015. (12/17/14) 680 7
After the storm Refugio Beach is no longer sandy but has rocks of all sizes and mounds of kelp many feet deep. [pics] (12/17/14) 2920 22
Los Padres National Forest officials announced the Supervisor's Office was severely damaged in the storm that hit Goleta last Friday. (12/17/14) 1571 8
A subscriber released 2 new butterfly hatchlings and they agreed to pose for me on the Christmas maple before flying off into the sunshine. [pic] (12/17/14) 1340 9
A weak storm system over the Channel Islands Tuesday morning will continue to generate scattered showers mainly across Los Angeles County through the afternoon. [pics] (12/17/14) 957 2
Frank captured a time lapse [vid] from the past week in Santa Barbara. (12/17/14) 1300 9
As he nears retirement, UCSB Vice Chancellor Michael Young reflects on his career. (12/17/14) 881 6
Ron captured [pics] of a cockatoo taking a stroll at the Santa Barbara Zoo. (12/17/14) 1559 11
I need suggestions to help me verify the legitimacy of a local non-profit organization. Where should I start? (12/17/14) 1551 25
Billionaire developer Rick Caruso has issued a statement regarding the Miramar Hotel project in Montecito. (12/17/14) 3705 85
Named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors, UCSB's Shuji Nakamura is honored for his outstanding contributions to innovation. (12/17/14) 323 add
Los Padres National Forest officials announced plans to launch a series of prescribed burn projects over the next several months to eliminate piled brush. (12/17/14) 332 add
A subscriber shares a [pic] of Sunday evening at Shoreline Park. (12/17/14) 1086 9
Warming Centers are open on Tuesday and Wednesday from Santa Maria to Carpinteria.  (12/17/14) 382 1
The Caltrans Safety Project on Highway 101 from Santa Barbara to Goleta continues with intermittent overnight lane/ramp closures.  (12/17/14) 405 1
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (12/17/14) 305 add
Traffic accident on Hwy 101 southbound at or in the Gaviota Tunnel, injuries are unknown. (12/17/14) 1061 7

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 16, 2014 reads comments
A boat buried east of Stearns Wharf since last week, is up to the steering wheel in sand as the next storm moves in, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (12/16/14) 2270 5
An tractor-trailor struck a 40-year-old man in an agricultural field in Lompoc on Monday afternoon. (12/16/14) 842 8
Wells Fargo Bank has opened on Milpas St. in what's called an "underserved" area for financial institutions, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (12/16/14) 1214 18
Roger reports a Code 417: brandishing knives during an assault. A female was kicked in the face in the 1300 block of Cacique, SBPD is responding. (12/16/14) 1103 8
Injury traffic accident near 318 North Milpas, Fire Dept and medics are responding. (12/16/14) 629 3
Roger reports an armed robbery with a knife occurred near Cottage Hospital. (12/16/14) 2386 27
After finding a beer board in the bushes a subscriber was wondering if any local bars or restaurants are missing a framed chalkboard. [pic] (12/16/14) 2948 21
The following roads are closed indefinitely due to recent storm debris cleanup Pacific Coast Highway and Potrero Rd. (12/16/14) 1007 1
Firefighter from station 5 witnessed non injury 20002 Hit and Run involving 3 vehicles 2500 Block of Modoc suspect... (12/16/14) 981 5
A subscriber shares a [pic] of a local business decorating for the holiday season. Update with more photos. (12/16/14) 1281 4
A subscriber reports flooding in the Funk Zone. It appears to be another pipe burst on Gray Ave closest to the train tracks. [pics] (12/16/14) 1305 3
Cal OES is encouraging all Californians to act on the following tips in preparation for the coming storms. (12/16/14) 902 2
A subscriber wonders if it is time for a new flag at the San Roque post office. [pic] (12/16/14) 1032 30
Once home to Raytheon the industrial building at 5756 Thornwood Dr in Goleta has been purchased by a local investor. [pic] (12/16/14) 2087 7
Blake shares [pics] of the Santa Barbara surf over the weekend. (12/16/14) 1922 7
Local philanthropist Leni Fe Bland passed away on Sunday at the age of 99.  (12/16/14) 1544 11
Injury Traffic Accident- two elderly female pedestrians were hit by a vehicle at Turnpike and Hollister. (12/16/14) 1426 9
The Restaurant Guy says that Cafe del Sol might reopen in January. (12/16/14) 1899 8
A new paper by UCSB's Thomas Scheff provides a first step in arriving at accepted definitions of basic emotions. (12/16/14) 617 add
The County Public Works Department is offering landfill and transfer station tours. [pic] (12/16/14) 687 5
The northbound on-ramp of U.S. Highway 101 at Fairview Avenue is expected to re-open on Wednesday, Dec. 17 at 10 pm, weather permitting. (12/16/14) 705 6
Sounds of children’s laughter and the pitter patter of tiny feet filled the air on Thursday during The Samarkand’s “Cookies and Story Time with Roger Bradfield.” [pics] (12/16/14) 654 2
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of holiday lights in the harbor on Sunday evening. (12/16/14) 1130 2
This past Saturday the Sierra Club hosted two events! A Gibraltar Rock hike and a holiday Sierra Club potluck dinner party. (12/16/14) 733 4
Roger has the scanner reports. Subject refusing to leave 400 Block of West Victoria. (12/16/14) 1042 7
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (12/16/14) 282 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 15, 2014 reads comments
While at the Santa Barbara Harbor a subscriber saw this Christmas Ship. [pics] (12/15/14) 2281 1
A subscriber got [pics] of the fireworks on Cabrillo Boulevard. (12/15/14) 1967 17
Friday night The Trust for Historic Preservation presented Una Noche de Las Posadas. [pics] (12/15/14) 1083 1
Are bicyclists allowed to ride in the middle of a full lane or must they stay to the right? (12/15/14) 3346 73
Recent rains and cooler temperatures across the region have lowered the threat of wildfires allowing the transition out of fire season. (12/15/14) 599 1
Astronomy: Subscriber Chuck Cagara was outside last night capturing the Geminid Meteor Shower. (12/15/14) 1506 8
A subscriber shares a little story about a garden caterpillar they dubbed Rudy. [pic] (12/15/14) 1154 9
A subscriber's lilacs have bloomed three months early. [pics] (12/15/14) 1147 13
Three police cars and a fire truck were at San Pascual and De La Guerra St. at about 11:30 PM Saturday. Does anyone know what happened? (12/15/14) 1158 3
Kevsteele took a [pic] of the storm swell ricocheting back into itself off the Santa Barbara breakwater Saturday evening just minutes before sunset. [pic] (12/15/14) 3973 19
Central colors are shining again from our storm, in [pics] from John Wiley (12/15/14) 1018 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 14, 2014 reads comments
Do any Edhatters know of a place in Santa Barbara that serves a Dickensian Christmas dinner ideally with a reading of A Christmas Carol? (12/14/14) 1503 16
Injury traffic accident, a vehicle vs pedestrian on Haley at Garden Street. Fire, Medics, and SBPD are responding. (12/14/14) 860 1
In case anyone was wondering about my absence, I was travelling up north. Here are some photos from two of many highlights. (12/14/14) 1433 5
The sun glowed orange as it rose through the fog in the morning giving it a burning look. [pic] (12/14/14) 524 2
A subscriber shares a day after the storm sunset at Goleta Beach [pic]. (12/14/14) 1341 2
SBPD in foot pursuit East on Anapamu from San Pasqual near the bridge don't know why he's running.. (12/14/14) 1153 14
Are you tired of discussions of color and race? Do you think our progress has stalled or kept up the pace? (12/14/14) 1034 42
TRAVEL: Gus Harris snapped aerial photos from Santa Barbara to Chicago. (12/14/14) 1009 5
The Independent: Courthouse workers picketed outside the Santa Maria Courthouse on Thursday demanding a pay increase. (12/14/14) 491 2
Do edhatters know what type of fungus this is? (12/14/14) 1393 8
Injury traffic accident at San Pascual and Mission, a vehicle vs bicyclist. (12/14/14) 431 add
A subscriber shares a video celebrating the Santa Barbara lifestyle on the American Riviera. (12/14/14) 1291 7
The 7-Eleven store at 7390 Calle Real in Goleta, got a surprise visit from Santa, reports KEYT. (12/14/14) 992 2
Patti shares [pics] of Alan Parsons playing a recent show at SOhO. (12/14/14) 1201 10
Can someone identify this type of bug? (12/14/14) 1398 10
EDBIT: The Dedicated Staff enjoyed a lovely holiday party at The Black Sheep earlier this week.  (12/14/14) 863 3
Astronomy: Saturday is the best night to view the Geminids meteor shower. Fortunately, unlike the summer meteor events, you can see this one fairly early in the evening, just after it gets dark. (12/14/14) 1104 3
Today is the last sequential date of this century, 12/13/14. (12/14/14) 792 13
POWDRELL: So here’s the deal... we’ve got an interesting quagmire going on in the surfing world this week; huge surf and rain. 
1439 9
A subscriber reports a mudslide in La Conchita early Saturday morning. (12/14/14) 2962 14
The Nielsen's Shopping Center in Solvang has been without power since Thursday evening, what's up? (12/14/14) 555 1
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: 2020 A Year Without War is a Santa Barbara-based nonprofit whose goal is to achieve a global ceasefire in the year 2020. (12/14/14) 879 8
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Barkley, a lovable Australian Shepard who moonlights as a softball team mascot. (12/14/14) 958 10
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sunny, a cat who thoroughly enjoys good weather. (12/14/14) 718 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Dec 13, 2014 reads comments
Several edhat subscribers reported rattling windows after the Atlas V launch with on Friday evening. [vid] (12/13/14) 2863 15
Injury traffic accident on Highway 101 Northbound in the number 2 lane between Hope and State Street exits. (12/13/14) 1187 3
The Independent: The South Coast Task Force on Youth Gangs organized a networking event on Tuesday at the Carrillo Recreation Center. (12/13/14) 474 add
A tree fell on the Albertsons in Buellton during Thursday night's storm, causing major damage. [pics] (12/13/14) 2394 5
The Santa Barbara Sheriff's Office is cracking down on drunk driving this holiday season.  (12/13/14) 1195 16

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