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EDBIT: It's October and time for edhat's 7th annual Halloween Story Writing Contest. Get those creative juices flowing and submit your story!
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Marymount of SB's new Head of the Lower School, Andrea Torchin, joined the Marymount Administration team this fall. [pics]
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A subscriber would like to know where you can rent animals for petting zoos in the Santa Barbara area.
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A subscriber is looking for a referral for rain gutters to add to two sides of a small house.
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A subscriber is wondering if there is any enforcement on the sound levels at the Santa Barbara Bowl.
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A UC Santa Barbara researcher's book on Spanish-language radio earned national awards and a place in the national conversation.
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Roger reports a possible structure fire at Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital. A full fire response has been sent.
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A subscriber drove past the Gaviota rest stop Tuesday and noticed it's closed again after being open last week. What's up?
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Roger has the scanner reports. Camper sleeping in a chair in the parking lot of Wells Fargo 101 North Milpas.
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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 10/07/15
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 07, 2015 reads comments
Cindy proves that sunsets can bring beauty and peace to all with these stunning [pics]. (10/07/15) 582 3
Robert Bernstein shares his experience at the Chumash tribe's 50th Annual Inter-Tribal Pow-Wow at Live Oak Campground. (10/07/15) 801 12
For those of us who live in apartments or units w/o composting outlets, can anyone recommend how food scraps can be composted in Santa Barbara? (10/07/15) 583 7
Brown water was seen gushing down the 1700 block of Olive St. and now the street is closed off. Do any edhatters know what's up? (10/07/15) 696 6
A double assault occurred on the Westside with victims suffering serious injuries. [pics] (10/07/15) 1829 2
Why did a helicopter land in Parma Park around 6:30pm and then take off southbound? (10/07/15) 1209 8
Can someone identify this bird that has been feeding at my hummingbird feeder? (10/07/15) 1159 8
Edhat is receiving reports of a possible stabbing in the 1500 block of San Andres near Foodland with an injured subject in the area. (10/07/15) 1785 22
A subscriber is looking for referrals for companies that can seal, clean, and polish tile/grout. (10/07/15) 577 6
Edhat subscriber Laurie took lovely [pics] of last night's sunset. (10/07/15) 577 3
A subscriber can't name this bug but is sure fellow edhatters will be able to. [pic] (10/07/15) 1455 13
[Updated:] A man with a gun was spotted at Skofield Park. Police are currently setting up a perimeter and Las Canoas Road is blocked off. (10/07/15) 3822 48
The City of Santa Barbara General Municipal Election Candidate Video Program allows Council candidates free television time to communicate their views. (10/07/15) 255 add
UCSB kicks off "Cool Campus Challenge," a UC-wide competition to reduce carbon footprint. (10/07/15) 341 2
Governor Brown signed Senator Jackson's bill to close the wage gap women face at work. (10/07/15) 683 33
UCSB's Craig Montell receives the $2.5 million NIH Pioneer Award for a highly innovative project with the potential to produce paradigm-shifting results. (10/07/15) 437 5
The Santa Barbara County Public Works Department is holding two free hazardous waste collection events this weekend. (10/07/15) 973 3
Caltrans has completed the Castillo Street Pavers Project near US Highway 101. These interlocking pavers will allow the groundwater to drain. (10/07/15) 1489 28
A subscriber needs help identifying a mushroom growing behind a planter box. [pics] (10/07/15) 1194 8
HISTORY: Charles wants to know if edhatters can name this historical location in Santa Barbara. (10/07/15) 1729 13
TRAVEL: The edhat bagflag was spotted among the ancient ruins of Delphi in Greece. (10/07/15) 645 9
A subscriber witnessed 3 police cars race into the Santa Barbara Harbor late last night. Does anyone know why? (10/07/15) 2309 17
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/07/15) 238 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 10/06/15 (10/07/15) 282 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 06, 2015 reads comments
Roger reports a broken water main on East Valerio Street. (10/06/15) 850 4
Cindy Stevens shares [pics] of tonight's sunset as seen from Ballard. (10/06/15) 741 1
Does anyone know of a good sewing place around town that I can have a few patches sewed onto a jacket? (10/06/15) 1171 13
Alberta Rae Pearcy (March 10, 1919 - October 4, 2015) (10/06/15) 627 1
Roger reports a residential burglary attempt in the 4200 block of Encore. The suspect is driving a white SUV. (10/06/15) 1340 10
October 4th through 10th has been declared "National Fire Prevention Week." [pic] (10/06/15) 486 9
[Update]:Roger reports a bicyclist was struck by a vehicle in the 1100 block of Estrella in Hope Ranch. The bicyclist is code blue. [pic] (10/06/15) 6062 109
Patti Gutshall stopped by Cachuma Lake recently and shares her [pics]. (10/06/15) 1510 17
Harbor Patrol made a quick rescue of a yacht at East Beach yesterday evening. [pics] (10/06/15) 2207 15
Jose "Chepo" Morales Gutierrez (October 16, 1953 - September 29, 2015) (10/06/15) 1059 3
An innovative neuroscience research program at UCSB crosses disciplinary lines. (10/06/15) 644 2
Patti snapped [pics] of the construction happening at the Chumash Casino. (10/06/15) 1808 39
Roger reports a deceased body was found on Mission Creek, under the bridge at Alamar and State St. (10/06/15) 2662 20
SBIFF: Jane Fonda was honored by the SBIFF with the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film this weekend at the Bacara Resort and Spa in Santa Barbara. [pics] (10/06/15) 1376 43
Pending bankruptcy court approval, Gelson's Markets and Smart and Final will buy multiple Haggen Food and Pharmacy stores. (10/06/15) 3447 56
The court has denied convicted child molester, Genise Gomez (Schu), spousal support from her ex-husband. (10/06/15) 2494 18
Jim Eby (November 30, 1946 - September 28, 2015) (10/06/15) 1075 3
An edhat subscriber stopped at the Santa Barbara Harbor this past Saturday and shares [pics] of boats and ukuleles. (10/06/15) 1177 add
A subscriber reports that a car drove onto the island on Calle Real just off Highway 101 last night. [pics] (10/06/15) 1697 6
Roger has the scanner reports.  Theft of a wallet on Atterdag. (10/06/15) 1120 16
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (10/06/15) 284 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 05, 2015 reads comments
Can edhat subscribers suggest a local company that installs bird barriers? (10/05/15) 759 7
The Coast Guard medevaced a 46-year-old male from a container ship near Santa Rosa Island Sunday morning. (10/05/15) 1358 4
An edhatter is curious what the local laws are surrounding non-service dogs. (10/05/15) 2688 71
A subscriber shares a bird feeder he built to keep cats away but one neighborhood kitty figured it out. [pic] (10/05/15) 2524 25
Updated with [Pics]: Edhat subscribers report that their rain dances finally worked! What's happening in your area of Santa Barbara? (10/05/15) 2051 25
John Palminteri reports on this weekend's Carpinteria Avocado Festival. [pics] (10/05/15) 1735 5
Halloween is getting closer and an edhat subscriber shares [pics] of ghostly apparitions in Lompoc. (10/05/15) 1083 3
An edhat subscriber went to Lake Los Carneros and spotted a great variety of birds. [pics] (10/05/15) 1350 6
James P. "Jim" Belden (September 18, 1927 - September 29, 2015) (10/05/15) 641 5
TRAVEL: Max flew past LA over Pasadena and shares a [pic] of the city lights. (10/05/15) 1000 9
TRAVEL: The Edhat Bagflag is now in Athens! [pics] (10/05/15) 724 6
Avo Fest and an update on the Salt Marsh mellow square in these John Wiley aerials. [pics] (10/05/15) 1195 3
HISTORY: Did you know the Rocky Horror Picture Show had its first premiere in Santa Barbara 40 years ago? (10/05/15) 1292 18
Dos Pueblos High School teacher, Brian Slotnick-Lastrico, received the nationwide Teacher of Excellence Award. [pic] (10/05/15) 1256 7
A subscriber questions the spelling of a new neighborhood sign. [pic] (10/05/15) 3259 33
While walking down State Street, an edhat subscriber snapped a caption-worthy [pic]. (10/05/15) 3242 21
A young bear was found in a Santa Maria neighborhood early Saturday morning. (10/05/15) 1197 12

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 04, 2015 reads comments
Roger reports an injury traffic accident involving two vehicles on Las Positas and Calle Real. (10/04/15) 1292 5
A subscriber bids farewell to an old oak tree on Arbolado. [pic] (10/04/15) 1741 7
The death of an elderly Lompoc resident results in the arrest of Hector Daniel Guadaram Jr. [mug] (10/04/15) 1736 7
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] from the Avocado Festival in Carpinteria. (10/04/15) 1613 5
Public meetings will be held this month to discuss options with the Cabrillo Ball Park(10/04/15) 833 5
Santa Maria Police arrested a 26-year-old for driving a stolen vehicle and fleeing from police. [mug] (10/04/15) 1442 11
Photographer Steve Bissell captured amazing images of the Blue Angels airshow last weekend at Point Mugu. (10/04/15) 1366 12
A Belgian tourist will soon be reunited with her lost GoPro after a local woman found it off the shore of East Beach. (10/04/15) 2306 23
A subscriber reports there were police officers at the bottom of Highway 154 with their guns drawn. Does anyone have more info? (10/04/15) 2901 28
EDBIT: We're a pretty dog friendly place in Santa Barbara, and one article places us as one of the friendliest in the world. (10/04/15) 1866 24
I heard there was another vehicle accident near Foothill and Ontare around 8 a.m. on Saturday. Does anyone have more info? (10/04/15) 1228 9
Where can I buy a beer stein locally? It's Oktoberfest and you get in free with your own stein! (10/04/15) 1043 18
Rooftop helicopter surgery at Cottage Hospital in this [pic] from John Wiley. (10/04/15) 2455 27
EDBIT: The Dedicated Staff was lucky enough to see the country swing band, The Time Jumpers, at Solvang’s Festival Theatre on Thursday night. (10/04/15) 600 2
A subscriber is looking for advice in dealing with rights regarding mold in a rental apartment. (10/04/15) 1471 17
Way Back When: Movies were in the news in October 1915. Scenes were being shot all over the city, and actors themselves came close to being shot – with pistols! Do kids belong in school or on the movie set? (10/04/15) 1059 3
The Santa Barbara Breakers begin their ninth basketball season as they begin to play in the west coast professional basketball league at the shepherd hills arena in porter ranch. 
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NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Bringing community access to public art, art education as well as providing resources to artists are a few of the aspirations of the Morris B. Squire Foundation's mission. (10/04/15) 520 add
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sassie, even with one eye she can see how much her humans love her. (10/04/15) 974 10
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Max, an affectionate Spaniel mix looking for the right home. (10/04/15) 1124 5
Santa Barbara won three Beacon Spotlight Awards for best practices in sustainability and for addressing climate change. [pic] (10/04/15) 889 7
Santa Maria Police made an arrest of an attempted murder and kidnapping suspect in the 500 block of S. Lincoln. [mug] (10/04/15) 1269 6
Dos Pueblos High School seniors won $25,000 from a Men's Wearhouse drawing last spring and celebrated at Friday's football game. (10/04/15) 1085 6
A Santa Maria Police Officer delivered a woman's baby at a business on Fesler and McClellan. (10/04/15) 712 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 03, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber reports some type of law enforcement raid at Alamar Motel on Friday afternoon. [pics] (10/03/15) 3377 30
A subscriber reports an accident on Foothill Road near Alamar. [pic] (10/03/15) 2479 15
[Update]: Roger reports the SBPD was on a foot pursuit and captured the suspect in the 1100 block of San Pascual Street. [pic] (10/03/15) 1807 17
A violent home invasion took place before noon on Friday in the 700 block of S. Lincoln in Santa Maria. (10/03/15) 1000 5
A Santa Barbara woman passed away after a single vehicle traffic accident on Foothill Road and her 1-year-old dog is still missing.  (10/03/15) 4716 18
There's now a security team at Hendry's Beach breaking up bonfires. Why the sudden enforcement? [pic] (10/03/15) 3780 45
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a report of a white male in his 40s-50s driving a brown/gray rusted vehicle approaching children. (10/03/15) 1540 23
Roger reports a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in front of the Bank of America on Coast Village Road. (10/03/15) 1607 17
The City of Carpinteria celebrated its 50th birthday Thursday evening with a jubilee party downtown on Linden Ave. [pics] (10/03/15) 1526 6
It's World Smile Day! Check out what makes edhatters smile and send in pics of your own. (10/03/15) 1042 15
Mark shares an aerial [pic] of the Gaviota Tunnel and wonders who still honks when driving through? (10/03/15) 1586 32
Earl William Clayton Jr. (May 15, 1932 - September 19, 2015) (10/03/15) 504 add
Caltrans will perform emergency guardrail repair on US Highway 101 in Carpinteria tomorrow morning and next week. (10/03/15) 508 8

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