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A subscriber argues that newspapers should not endorse political candidates.
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This October, Santa Barbara County Animal Services wants you to "Fall in Love with a Shelter Dog."
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Charles shares a [pic] of a Santa Barbara sunrise at the Harbor.
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A motorcyclist was killed on Highway 101 northbound at Santa Monica in Carpinteria on Wednesday morning.
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Roger has the scanner reports. "There's a fight over a big dog biting a little dog behind the old Vons on Cliff Drive."
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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 09/28/16
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 28, 2016 reads comments
A subscriber reports a serious traffic accident on Constance and State Streets. (09/28/16) 2299 12
UC Santa Barbara marks its second-best year ever for fundraising in fiscal year 2016. (09/28/16) 687 12
Roger reports a stolen Volvo was recovered with a dog inside. (09/28/16) 1705 15
Can anyone recommend a good Jeep mechanic? (09/28/16) 846 9
Roger reports a burglary occurred in the 500 block of Chiquita Road. The suspect is a heavy-set HMA and has a backpack. (09/28/16) 947 9
A subscriber shares [pics] of Santa Barbara from the view of the Coral Princess cruise ship. (09/28/16) 2375 28
I'm looking for recommendations for a good local diesel mechanic who can work on my Dodge truck. (09/28/16) 593 2
A subscriber captures [pics] of a bobcat attacking a gopher on their front lawn in the Hope neighborhood. (09/28/16) 3612 35
Do edhatters know why the air smells like exhaust early in the morning but not later in the day? (09/28/16) 1234 21
William shares a [pic] of a hummingbird striking a dramatic pose. (09/28/16) 1368 12
Can anyone identify this creature on our Sapote plant? (09/28/16) 1570 6
The Adelante Charter School Board of Directors announced the selection David Bautista as the school's new executive director/principal. [pic] (09/28/16) 581 add
Are most people still using water softeners in this drought or going without? (09/28/16) 1725 28
Roger reports a vehicle accident where someone's legs may have been ran over on Hollister Ave. (09/28/16) 2155 15
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/28/16) 231 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 09/27/16 (09/28/16) 237 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 27, 2016 reads comments
A storage room fire at Westmont College displaces 200 students on Monday evening. (09/27/16) 1715 8
Roger reports an electrical fire at the DoubleTree Resort on East Cabrillo. (09/27/16) 962 9
Are you watching the big debate or Monday Night Football tonight, and from where? (09/27/16) 1533 53
Dave shares [pics] from a recent visit to Arroyo Hondo, including a panorama of the trestle near the beach. (09/27/16) 1360 9
[Updated]: An elderly man has passed away after suffering major injuries as a result of being struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle in Goleta. (09/27/16) 5304 87
Governor Brown has signed a bill authored by Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson, to include teaching of healthy relationship skills in schools. (09/27/16) 1136 36
Rep. Lois Capps visited the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. to meet three midshipmen hailing from the Central Coast. (09/27/16) 641 9
KEYT: Firefighters responded to another brush fire on the north end of Vandenberg Air Force base on Monday afternoon. (09/27/16) 1167 16
Does anyone know if UCSB or the Lakers are selling tickets for their training camp being held on campus this week? (09/27/16) 986 2
Roger reports a vehicle vs pedestrian traffic accident with injury, at Bath and Cabrillo St. (09/27/16) 803 3
Roger reports a strong arm robbery at CVS Pharmacy on State Street. (09/27/16) 2368 11
Dolly Parton stopped by the Santa Barbara Bowl this weekend and Patti caught her performance. [pics] (09/27/16) 3023 28
Roger reports a gas odor was detected in the men's locker room of the Santa Barbara Police Department on East Figueroa. (09/27/16) 901 17
UCSB physicist Harry Nelson announces that construction of the world's most sensitive dark matter detector is moving ahead to prepare for new experiments in 2020. (09/27/16) 537 3
Astronomy: The International Space Station will be back in Santa Barbara's evening skies with some nice visible passes to take us into October. (09/27/16) 955 6
Roger has the scanner reports. "Wanted suspect taken into custody on San Pascual." (09/27/16) 1211 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/27/16) 280 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 26, 2016 reads comments
Robert reports on Saturday's cleanup at Lizard's Mouth. (09/26/16) 1453 6
Updated: Okay edhatters, today was a hot one. Just how high did temps reach in your neighborhood? (09/26/16) 3653 43
Flying from dry Okotoks (Calgary, AB) to rainy Glacier Park, MT was a beautiful start toward home for John Wiley. [pics] (09/26/16) 1267 4
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 1 at Brown involving three vehicles. Two vehicles fled the scene. (09/26/16) 814 1
Arthur Boyd (Jerry) Ward (April 9, 1932 - September 14, 2016) (09/26/16) 473 add
Injury traffic accident in the 1300 block of San Andres. (09/26/16) 756 11
Sybil Lois Mueller (1939 - September 4, 2016) (09/26/16) 562 add
Margie Sharpe (June 28, 1937 - September 17, 2016) (09/26/16) 618 add
Did anyone else hear a man screaming on Mission at around 4 am Sunday morning? (09/26/16) 2411 20
Scott Harrah share a few [pics] of Sunday morning's sunrise. (09/26/16) 887 3
Roger reports that the Santa Barbara Police Department is struggling with a suspect on the Clark Estate. (09/26/16) 1979 20
[Updated]: Subscribers report that Ralphs supermarket on De La Vina will be closing November 4th. (09/26/16) 6059 93
Mark shares a beautiful aerial [pic] of Santa Barbara's breakwater. (09/26/16) 1306 13

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 25, 2016 reads comments
[Update]: Four children and one adult were injured in a single vehicle accident on Highway 101 near El Capitan Saturday afternoon. (09/25/16) 3715 22
[UPDATE]: The second brush fire on Vandenberg Air Force Base is 50% contained. (09/25/16) 4218 6
[UPDATE]: The Canyon Fire has burned 12,518 acres and is now 100% contained on the Vandenberg Air Force Base. (09/25/16) 12422 81
Roger reports a football player was injured at Bishop Diego High School. (09/25/16) 1845 4
Roger reports a mountain lion hiding in the area of the golf course in the Village. (09/25/16) 2160 18
Santa Barbara Police will conduct bicycle safety enforcement operations on Monday with focused enforcement on collision-causing factors involving motorists and bicycle riders. (09/25/16) 542 3
Roger reports a stabbing in the 7200 block of Highway 246 near Domingos Road. (09/25/16) 720 3
Cartoons: Genivieve shares cartoons about the changes in the Santa Barbara's Funk Zone. (09/25/16) 1886 32
A complete mammoth skull fossil found at Santa Rosa Island has scientists puzzling over their new find. (09/25/16) 2179 20
U.S. Department of Energy-funded research will allow UCSB engineers to explore and expand the thermoelectric power of polymers. (09/25/16) 402 2
[Update]: Roger reports an injury traffic accident near 633 East Cabrillo with two vehicles, one on the grass. (09/25/16) 1734 20
[Update]: Santa Barbara Sheriff's Search and Rescue respond to two over-the-side vehicles at Gibraltar Road within 24 hours. (09/25/16) 3722 37
Does anyone have any information on the reported fatal accident on Highway 101 Friday evening? (09/25/16) 2307 8
Santa Barbara City College took part in a demonstration on Tuesday to de-stimagatize college student suicide. (09/25/16) 668 5
Astronomy: If you've enjoyed following the Rosetta mission to the Rubber Ducky Comet (67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko), it's time to say goodbye. (09/25/16) 678 1
Roger reports a police response in the 1900 block of San Pascual. (09/25/16) 648 4
This year's Native Choice Award for leadership in the use of California native plants goes to Martin and Elizabeth Stevenson for their residence on Norma Way. [pics] (09/25/16) 916 5
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The Montecito Trails Foundation is dedicated to the preservation and maintenance of public trails in Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria. (09/25/16) 407 3
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Jersey, a playful toy-lover. (09/25/16) 737 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Cupcake and Picasso, a mellow pair who can't live without each other. (09/25/16) 1079 5
Throughout the week, crews will continue to install construction area signs and begin fencing areas near Highway 101, Carpinteria Creek, and the future Via Real bike path. (09/25/16) 468 add
Santa Barbara City College has released the results of the recent community survey discussing strengths and weaknesses of the college. (09/25/16) 827 18

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 24, 2016 reads comments
Arcing power lines caused a vegetation fire in the 2700 block of Bella Vista Drive in Montecito Friday evening. (09/24/16) 2213 26
A subscriber reports power poles sparking out of control from the wind in the East Haley and Quarantina Street area. (09/24/16) 711 add
A subscriber reports what looks like smoke at the top of the pass. Does anyone else see it? [pic] (09/24/16) 2300 13
Many people noticed that this week at the Goleta Beach Bridge Project most of the very large equipment went away. (09/24/16) 795 5
Roger reports a possible assault at San Marcos High School where a student may have been held underwater. (09/24/16) 3262 22
Jacob Finerty, a former police officer with the Santa Barbara Police Department, pled to four counts of Felony Workers' Compensation Fraud. (09/24/16) 2888 18
There is a vehicle fire in the 3000 block of Samarkand. (09/24/16) 744 5
The cruise ships have arrived, says Charles. [pic] (09/24/16) 2080 23
Roger reports a vehicle vs. pedestrian accident on Los Olivos and State Street. (09/24/16) 695 5
The first day of fall has fallen! Check out edhatters' fall photos and send in your own. (09/24/16) 885 4
Los Padres National Forest officials issued a new forest order for the Rey Fire that reduces the area closed to the public. (09/24/16) 548 1
A third brush fire broke out at Vandenberg Air Force Base Friday afternoon. (09/24/16) 2089 15
The Air Quality Warning for Santa Barbara County will remain in effect through the weekend. (09/24/16) 490 add
The California Classic Coast bicycle ride will affect Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties this next week. (09/24/16) 906 14
The National Weather Service predicts gusty sundowner winds beginning Friday afternoon through Saturday morning. (09/24/16) 725 4
Do you recognize these "squiggles" John Wiley saw in the lake, and the river pool just downstream? [pics] (09/24/16) 1566 8
Benjamin Samuel Rubio (July 1, 1988 - August 9, 2016) (09/24/16) 1846 3
A memorial fund has been created for those wishing to donate to the family of fallen fire engineer Ryan Osler. [pic] (09/24/16) 1357 15
Where did all the money go for Hope Elementary School District? (09/24/16) 2465 33
A new bill authored by State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson has been signed, streamlining the environmental review process. (09/24/16) 526 2
A subscriber reports on the Goleta Water District meeting about Slippery Rock Ranch and water rights. (09/24/16) 1041 13
Roger has the scanner reports. "A troll living under the bridge in the 300 block of De La Vina dumping trash into the creekbed." (09/24/16) 1055 4
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (09/24/16) 308 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 23, 2016 reads comments
A drone was observed hovering outside apartment buildings around 7:35 Friday evening, in the 100 block of West Arrellaga. (09/23/16) 333 add
An edhat subscriber asks why so many fire and captain trucks just went onto the freeway. (09/23/16) 2600 10
Roger the Scanner Guy reports a large tree branch blocking the roadway at the 900 block of Alston Road. (09/23/16) 746 11
The US Coast Guard rescued a mariner from a sailing vessel near San Miguel Island. (09/23/16) 1228 11
An edhat subscriber reports a school bus stopped with a child lying on the ground near Cota and Anacapa Streets. (09/23/16) 2502 13
Chris shares this [pic] of falling ash he caught in his backyard in downtown Lompoc. (09/23/16) 1456 4
Rep. Lois Capps has introduced a new bill to ensure safer drinking water. (09/23/16) 499 3
Roger the Scanner Guy reports two dogs have killed some goats at the 1500 Block of Meadowvale Road. (09/23/16) 1424 20
Rose Marie Smith (August 13, 1925-September 18, 2016) (09/23/16) 376 add
The air between here and the Bay Area was very smoky, as seen in John Wiley's [pics] of the Soberanes and Canyon Fire areas. (09/23/16) 966 3
Santa Maria Police have identified the bicyclist that was killed in a fatal traffic collision. (09/23/16) 1130 add
Charles shares this incredibly breathtaking [pic] of a smoke free Santa Barbara. (09/23/16) 1567 12

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