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The Public Works Department’s Downtown Parking Program has hired a contractor to clean and paint the interior of City Lot 10  located at 621 Anacapa Street.
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A study by a UCSB marine biologist finds that a rise in body temperature enables certain species of fish to maximize swimming distance.
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Tuesday evening Dan Seibert paddled canoes from Santa Barbara Outrigger up the coast. [pics]
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The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting DUI Checkpoints in the City of Santa Barbara on May 8, 2015.
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Max Rosenberg shares an aerial [pic] of Catalina Island as the sun was setting Tuesday.
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The second young heron has now flown too. At one point, one of them, or maybe one of the adults came by to check on the nest. [pics]
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A high surf advisory is in effect from 10 am Wednesday to 11 am Thursday.
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Roger has the scanner reports. 415 Subject refusing to leave Peets Coffee.
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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 05/06/15
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 06, 2015 reads comments
The 46th Annual H. Thomas Guerry Awards recognizes excellence in law enforcement for Santa Barbara County on May 6. (05/06/15) 275 add
The Goleta Public Library is sponsoring a free lecture and slideshow by The Santa Barbara Museum of Art Docent Council on June 7. (05/06/15) 207 add
A subscriber seeks the help of fellow edhatters to help restore KNBC. (05/06/15) 716 11
Chuck shares old [pics] of the Santa Barbara Airport from 20 years ago. (05/06/15) 797 3
UCSB hosts a conference featuring cutting-edge developments in molecular and cellular approaches to understanding brain structure and function (05/06/15) 333 1
Is there any water at Nojoqui Falls these days? Or is it totally dried up?Anybody know? (05/06/15) 1073 10
What's the best and quickest/easiest way to get from Santa Barbara to Interstate 5 heading north? (05/06/15) 1467 15
There is a possibility of showers and thunderstorms Wednesday night through Friday. (05/06/15) 997 2
On May 5, 2015, the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors appointed George Chapjian as Director of the Community Services Department. [pic] (05/06/15) 325 1
Sheriff's deputies and UCSB police officers are investigating three separate alleged armed robberies and one residential burglary. [mugs] (05/06/15) 1518 13
Does anyone in edhat land have suggestions on whom to go or where to go to find a Long Term Health Insurance? (05/06/15) 521 7
SBCC's Scheinfeld Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation announced student winners of the 5th Annual New Venture Challenge pitch competition held May 1. (05/06/15) 340 1
A subscriber reports that the Fire Department is at the Museum of Natural History due to construction workers hitting a gas line. (05/06/15) 417 15
A subscriber warns that someone in the Monte Vista School area appears to be siphoning gas from vehicles. (05/06/15) 530 2
Cinco de Mayo is about more than just margaritas and sombreros and Ed wants to see how you are celebrating! Send in your festive pics. (05/06/15) 564 8
The SBPD is warning residents that a pervasive Internal Revenue Service impersonation telephone scam is once again active in this area. (05/06/15) 657 11
On Sunday, one lucky SUP woman experienced a whale and its calf swim up close to her. [vid] (05/06/15) 1429 17
A new case of Hepatitis C has been added to the ongoing results of testing for bloodborne virus exposure at Dr. Allen Thomashefsky's medical office.  (05/06/15) 1033 12
EDBIT: A member of the Dedicated Staff recounts her experience at the recent Santa Barbara Fair and Expo. (05/06/15) 1059 7
Perla "Pepi" Schlesinger (February 6, 1923 - April 20, 2015) (05/06/15) 338 add
On Sunday several local activists staged a protest on W. Victoria St. in front of Bouchon for their sale of foie gras. (05/06/15) 1971 65
A subscriber reports two CHP motorcycle cops waiting at the Calle Real onramp to Hwy 101 North. (05/06/15) 1362 28
A subscriber is looking for advice on how to avoid snakes while hiking in Santa Barbara (05/06/15) 1502 30
A subscriber wonders if there's a new type of turtle at Alice Keck? [pic] (05/06/15) 1429 12
EDBIT: Happy Cinco de Mayo edhatters! Learn what today is all about, and no it's not Mexico's Independence Day. (05/06/15) 955 8
A bill by Sen. Hannah-Beth Jackson to prohibit drones from trespassing on private property without permission passed off the Senate floor. (05/06/15) 1015 18
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/06/15) 246 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 05/05/15 (05/06/15) 232 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 05, 2015 reads comments
My extremely old cat needs to find a kind and loving home in her last days. Is there a nursing home of sorts for cats? (05/05/15) 2453 38
Roger reports an armed robbery in Isla Vista where the victim was thrown against his vehicle with a gun pointed in his face. (05/05/15) 1712 9
The Santa Barbara Police Department has planned a DUI Saturation Patrol to stop suspected drunk drivers on Cinco de Mayo. (05/05/15) 1216 34
Sheriff's Deputies provided life-saving medical care to a child who was choking on the Chumash Reservation. [pic] (05/05/15) 1174 10
A subscriber is looking for recommendations for someone to assist with replacing lawn in a SFR. (05/05/15) 1288 22
UCSB students spearhead fundraising effort to provide long-term assistance to earthquake victims in their native Nepal. (05/05/15) 265 add
Rafael "Lito, Ralph" Monarrez Jr. (November 24, 1958 - April 20th, 2015) (05/05/15) 829 add
National Nurses Week begins on May 6, marked as RN Recognition Day, and ends on May 12, the birthday of Florence Nightingale. (05/05/15) 422 1
Steve Simpson responds to Chris Michum's defamation lawsuit being thrown out. (05/05/15) 2295 71
Laurence Montano (June 10, 1926 - April 21, 2015) (05/05/15) 299 add
A series of events planned on and off the UC Santa Barbara campus in May will commemorate the Isla Vista tragedy of May 23, 2014. (05/05/15) 549 2
Ann Bramsen, a Santa Barbara County Deputy District Attorney, has been named as Prosecutor of the Year. (05/05/15) 676 6
Beginning June 1, the Santa Barbara County Fire Department will be conducting defensible space inspections. (05/05/15) 686 12
Coming down the mountain, Patti noticed an unusual glow of lights. [pics] (05/05/15) 1921 9
On May 7 a vigil will be held for Cody West to share memories, celebrate his life, and offer support to the West family. (05/05/15) 1762 2
Bernard Joseph Macelhenny Jr. (d. April 27, 2015) (05/05/15) 1229 4
The National Weather Service has issued a beach hazards statement for strong rip currents and wave activity which is in effect through Tuesday evening. (05/05/15) 374 add
A subscriber wonders, is there a good place to sell old music CDs in Santa Barbara? (05/05/15) 1256 18
Edhat subscriber Stan Krome caught the "full dresser" on the Mesa. [pic] (05/05/15) 2187 4
UPDATED: A vehicle has gone 100 feet over the side of Eucalyptus Hill Road. The Fire Department is responding. (05/05/15) 1738 8
Roger reports a vegetation fire on Harris Grade Rd. at Onstott in Lompoc. There is a full County Fire response. (05/05/15) 418 9
Does anyone know anything about last night's accident on northbound 101 at Garden? (05/05/15) 1076 add
Roger reports a code 243 or 245 assault investigation. Victim is in the 100 block of Garden. The incident occurred near the beach. (05/05/15) 698 5
Roger has the scanner reports. Prowlers in a backyard on the NS stealing marijuana plants. (05/05/15) 1450 6
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (05/05/15) 183 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 04, 2015 reads comments
Subscriber Mike attended the Wings of Freedom show at the airport and took lots of [pics] to share. (05/04/15) 1363 9
Max snapped [pics] of whales and people off the Mesa today. (05/04/15) 2994 38
Pattie shares a few [pics] from the opening day of Return to Freedom, where horses are released back into pasture. (05/04/15) 1178 7
Roger reports a vehicle rollover in the 7300 block of Hollister Ave. (05/04/15) 1142 3
Roger reports a minor injury traffic accident in the 200 block of South Milpas. (05/04/15) 469 1
Roger reports a code 245, assault with a weapon. A stabbing occurred in the 5700 block of Gato Ave. in Goleta. The weapon used is possibly a pitch fork. (05/04/15) 1565 8
A group of friends and I are arguing over which place serves the best burrito in town. What do edhatters think? (05/04/15) 3957 52
The Independent: Cruzito Cruz had his district election settlement motion dismissed by Judge Donna Geck on Friday. (05/04/15) 1037 13
A subscriber shares a [vid] of the Cabrillo Blvd. Bridge foundation construction. (05/04/15) 899 4
The Daily Nexus interviewed the recent Nobel Prize winner, UCSB Professor Shuji Nakamura. [vid] (05/04/15) 485 add
A subscriber attended the Harbor Cleanup on Saturday and shares a few stories. [pic] (05/04/15) 1175 7
I need a flourless chocolate torte for an event dessert. Anyone know where I can get a great tasting one? (05/04/15) 1298 21
Do you prefer this uncommon IV side or standard UC side of the view across campus, John Wiley asks? [pics] (05/04/15) 1481 16

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 03, 2015 reads comments
There were a lot of police cars on Baillard, it looks like they were following a car on Carpinteria Ave. Does anyone else know what happened? (05/03/15) 1114 2
A subscriber is wondering where they can purchase old magazines. (05/03/15) 930 14
A subscriber would like to hear advice from readers regarding renewing an Annual National Forest Adventure Pass. [pics] (05/03/15) 1006 22
Roger reports several fights breaking out in the 6600 block of Del Playa in Isla Vista. (05/03/15) 1655 4
Roger reports a possible injury accident on Milpas at Yanonali involving a motorcycle. (05/03/15) 486 1
A pair of mourning doves have been quite busy outside a subscriber's window in the last few days. [pics] (05/03/15) 993 15
Update: A troublesome neighbor is causing havoc in a quiet and friendly neighborhood and a subscriber shares her thoughts. (05/03/15) 7053 99
Four Spanish speaking parents notified Santa Barbara Unified School District of a door to door scam. (05/03/15) 936 1
A subscriber saw a small rock slide and a water laden spider web during a walk on More Mesa. [pics] (05/03/15) 896 9
The Phainopepla is one cool bird, with an equally cool song and call, reports Aquaholic. [pics]  (05/03/15) 1094 11
Roger reports a brush fire at 1980 Highway 101 in Buellton. (05/03/15) 478 add
BOOK CLUB: A local young author has published a novel entitled "The Scorch of a Skilten," a tale of an orphaned girl who uncovers a sinister secret. (05/03/15) 454 add
EDBIT: Rubbish, a sea lion pup originally rescued in Santa Barbara, wandered the streets of San Francisco last week before being caught. (05/03/15) 1335 6
What do edhatters think about the cost to renovate Santa Barbara High School's stadium? (05/03/15) 1106 17
Lauren: In restaurant news, a new eatery named Nuance takes over in Hotel Indigo, Lucky's closes for remodeling, and Lauren dishes on it all. (05/03/15) 1922 8
GARDEN OF ED: Billy created a new class for all gardening edhatters called Edhat 121: SB Bowl. (05/03/15) 985 4
Way Back When: There was plenty of drama in Santa Barbara both onscreen and behind the scenes, as well as a shipwreck, a snowstorm, and an evil omen, maybe. Other than that, it was a perfectly normal month in our fair city. (05/03/15) 1216 5
The defamation lawsuit filed by Chris Mitchum against Lois Capps earlier this year has been thrown out by a local judge. (05/03/15) 1221 49
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Vitamin Angels helps at-risk populations in need gain access to lifesaving and life changing vitamins and minerals. (05/03/15) 516 1
The LA Times reports that almost 40% of California hospitals were graded C or lower on patient safety, including our local hospitals. (05/03/15) 1989 38
Roger reports a distressed infant locked in a vehicle. A SBPD officer on scene requests a Code 3 for the Fire Dept and Medics then states she is going to break window. (05/03/15) 2447 27
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Biggie Bear, charming super-sized sweetheart who would make the purr-fect addition to any home. (05/03/15) 851 3
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Gordo, a dog who is just hoping for a little rain. (05/03/15) 745 3
A subscriber shares an epic drone [vid] from Lizards Mouth in the perfect light. (05/03/15) 1312 17
Law enforcement warns the community of a nationwide telephone scam using the identity of the United States Treasury Department. (05/03/15) 585 2
A subscriber is looking for advice on how to deal with a car parked in the red zone blocking their home. (05/03/15) 1407 24
Roger reports a brush fire off Highway 135 at Clark Ave in Santa Maria. (05/03/15) 373 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on May 02, 2015 reads comments
Roger reports some type of march or protest on Milpas Street, just south from Cota. [pic] (05/02/15) 2131 11
Roger reports a two vehicle traffic accident on the Milpas overpass. (05/02/15) 574 1
UPDATE: Sheriff's have confirmed the car and body found off Los Carneros belong to the missing Goleta man, Cody West. (05/02/15) 20200 47
Election Day is approaching for the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District Election. (05/02/15) 377 add
A subscriber reports a small brush fire on Upper State that was quickly put out by firefighters. [pics] (05/02/15) 1021 3
A subscriber reports that a car went over the side of the 154 at Windy Gap. (05/02/15) 1691 5
Over the next month, pile installation will continue for the mountain side of the new Cabrillo Boulevard Bridge and the temporary pedestrian bridge. [pics] (05/02/15) 679 add

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