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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 28, 2014 reads comments
The SBPD released this summary of response times and recent crime data for the City of Santa Barbara collected by the Police Department. (08/28/14) 337 add
Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) anticipates another busy Labor Day weekend. (08/28/14) 220 add
A subscriber sent some photos of the surging surf spawning a shimmering sunset. (08/28/14) 364 add
A subscriber sent us a couple of photos from his day at Breakwater, Brophy Bros, and Sandspit. (08/28/14) 434 add
John Palminteri reports that a boat washed ashore, but no other major impacts here from Hurricane Marie. [pics] (08/28/14) 448 1
Santa Barbara photographer Fritz Olenberger was at the breakwater today capturing folks getting soaked by the crashing waves caused by Hurricane Marie. [pics] (08/28/14) 1406 4
Roger reports an attempted kidnapping by a disoriented man wearing a blue mechanics shirt, he tried to take a 9-year-old girl. (08/28/14) 872 1
John Wilson pled no contest to four felony counts of grand theft of aqua-cultural product, District Attorney Joyce Dudley announced. [pic] (08/28/14) 697 add
Roger reports a possible boater in distress near the Wharf. (08/28/14) 580 1
What are my rights as an employee when my employer does not pay me on pay day? (08/28/14) 1137 12
Updated with More Pics: An edhatter was down at East Beach documenting today's crazy swell. [pic] (08/28/14) 3361 16
An edhatter is fed up with the current harbor parking - or lack thereof - and is wondering if the community shares his feelings. (08/28/14) 876 22
Injury Traffic Accident: a pedestrian was hit in the crosswalk near 1111 East Cabrillo. (08/28/14) 406 2
Updated With Pic and SBCFD Press Release: Vegetation Fire on Harris Grade, Full County Brush Response. It is on the Lompoc side. (08/28/14) 1036 19
Vehicle Fire: 101 Northbound just short of the Arrellega offramp. Engines 4 and Seven responding.. (08/28/14) 648 9
Imagine a Corvette with wings, and that's what John Wiley saw parked at SBA today. [pics] (08/28/14) 1406 5
Assembly Bill 1014 has passed the final hurdle in the Senate, on a 23-8 vote, and now goes to the Assembly to be heard in the Committee on Public Safety. [pic] (08/28/14) 719 10
A subscriber was in Manhattan Beach and noticed this sign about bicycles. [pic] (08/28/14) 1276 13
Does anyone know any local massage therapists who accept insurance? (08/28/14) 538 6
The California Highway Patrol will conduct a sobriety/driver license checkpoint on Friday in the Santa Barbara City limits. (08/28/14) 292 2
Roger reports that SBSO has a suspect detained who was involved in a 415 Domestic in the 300 Block of Old Mill Road. (08/28/14) 555 1
The Board of Directors of the Chamber of Commerce of the Santa Barbara Region urges its members to vote No on Measure P. (08/28/14) 721 32
UCPD will be conducting a Sobriety and Driver License checkpoint on Friday, August 29th. (08/28/14) 582 12
Caltrans/CHP remind motorists to expect extra traffic and drive safely during the Labor Day weekend(08/28/14) 203 2
The high tide reached the volleyball nets at Goleta Beach overnight. [pic] (08/28/14) 2166 11
Norman Edward Savage (July 20, 1933 - August 22, 2014) (08/28/14) 389 add
Roger has the scanner reports. Here is a little Good Snooze. (08/28/14) 735 6
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/28/14) 240 2
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 08/27/14 (08/28/14) 217 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 27, 2014 reads comments
Roger the Scanner Guy reports a rollover traffic accident in front of 2981 Cliff Drive across from the Allen Road entrance to Hendry's Beach. (08/27/14) 2051 13
A subscriber sent in some photos of a surfing traffic jam at Shoreline Point. [pics] (08/27/14) 3067 14
Water Guardian, Rebecca Claasen, was awarded the $10,000 Cox Conserves Hero Award. [pics] (08/27/14) 926 7
The Law Offices of James P. Segall-Gutierrez filed a complaint for damages for several individuals negligently identified as gang members by City of SB. (08/27/14) 1825 30
In July 2014 officers from the Santa Barbara Police Department made 47 arrests for driving under the influence violations. (08/27/14) 1333 7
Last night while out on his front porch Jason Chapman got an action shot of a spider making a fresh web. [pic] (08/27/14) 1113 12
To better reflect its founder, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute has changed its name to the William Sansum Diabetes Center. (08/27/14) 612 8
Injury traffic accident vehicle vs pedestrian 1501 State street Fire and Medics responding. (08/27/14) 933 9
Personnel from the SBCSAR team were deployed over the weekend to assist in the search for a missing backpacker in Big Sur. [pic] (08/27/14) 1323 9
Traffic Accident Fairview and 101 Southbound 3 vehicles unknown if injury Fire, Medics, CHP Responding.. (08/27/14) 599 2
Injury Traffic Accident: 2530 Modoc Road, Fire and Medics responding. (08/27/14) 609 1
Due to extremely dry vegetation and an increasing fire danger, Los Padres National Forest officials announced that Level IV fire restrictions will go into effect. (08/27/14) 821 3
Is it legal to ride a bicycle on the sidewalk? (08/27/14) 2427 65
Ernest Salomon shares information on Measure S and explains why he thinks you should vote no. (08/27/14) 1337 59
As the country readies for Labor Day weekend, the California Highway Patrol is reminding motorists to employ lifesaving measures on the roadway. (08/27/14) 312 3
EDBIT: Happy National Dog Day! How are you celebrating? Send in pics of your pooch. (08/27/14) 1570 18
Can anyone explain what is happening to my lime tree? [pic] (08/27/14) 1957 22
Ermanno Pecorari (October 1, 1925 - August 22, 2014) (08/27/14) 380 3
A High Surf Advisory is in effect from 10 AM today through 6 PM Friday. (08/27/14) 1077 10
At approximately 8:15 pm Monday, I saw a circular bright white light/object slowly moving across the sky from NNE to NE. Did anyone else see this? (08/27/14) 1796 17
Vehicle Accident: Highway 101 North near Cat Canyon, single vehicle rollover. (08/27/14) 428 1
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/27/14) 170 1

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 26, 2014 reads comments
John Palminteri reports that after years of debate, design and construction, new lanes on Highway 101 from Carpinteria to Ventura are about to open. (08/26/14) 1879 26
This past Sunday our Sierra Club group hiked from the Romero Canyon trail to the Buena Vista trail to the "hidden benches". [pics] (08/26/14) 1545 7
Even with a crowded campus, students at SBCC are optimistic about getting classes, jobs, and a path to a four-year university, reports John Palminteri. [pics] (08/26/14) 1015 37
Updated with CHP press release: Edhat subscribers are reporting a fatal car accident on Highway 154 at Painted Cave with helicopters circling the area. (08/26/14) 7689 34
Are sheriffs deputies allowed to intervene as collection agencies? (08/26/14) 1703 25
The Independent: Tenants in the popular Funk Zone location at 22 Anacapa Street were given eviction notices last week. (08/26/14) 3366 17
A jack-knifed truck is blocking all lanes in the 200 block of West Montecito. (08/26/14) 995 10
The City of Santa Barbara Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a community open house on September 3rd to share the initial plans for renovation of the Cabrillo Pavilion and Bathhouse at East Beach. (08/26/14) 647 3
Santa Barbara Sheriff's have released the autopsy report of the body of a man found in Guadalupe last week. (08/26/14) 1452 5
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department offers tips to make sure your child travels to school safely. (08/26/14) 431 1
UC Santa Barbara jumped seven spots in this year's National Universities Rankings by Washington Monthly magazine. (08/26/14) 1484 4
Minor Injury accident one patient neck pain 1/4 mile West on Loma Alta on Shoreline. (08/26/14) 460 1
The Fess Parker Doubletree was investigated and found in violation of regulations related to its poisoning of up to roughly 21 protected bird species. (08/26/14) 5291 120
A subscriber noticed that their orange tree may have a disease that is killing the tree. Any ideas on the cause or remedies would be appreciated. [pics] (08/26/14) 1700 17
I have a fence shared with neighbors that needs to be repaired. We thought we should have a survey done. Can anyone recommend a surveyor for us? (08/26/14) 1253 34
A subscriber needs to see a dentist and wants to consult one who works with fearful adults. Any recommendations? (08/26/14) 1679 46
Roger has the scanner reports. 3 Bicyclists down in the area of Green Well and Ortega Hill. (08/26/14) 1606 11
Use this thread to share any info about today's commute. Slow? Fast? Accidents? Cool links you use to navigate the morning drive? (08/26/14) 199 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 25, 2014 reads comments
My doctor recommends a Septoplasty for a deviated nasal septum. I'm wondering if anyone from Edhat has had this done and what your experience is. (08/25/14) 1513 19
Occasionally I find one of these in our garage or sometimes the house. It looks like an insect casing to me. Does anyone know what it is? [pic] (08/25/14) 2409 8
Road Rage on the Freeway 101 South at Padaro I don't know the whole story but someone was at Gunpoint. (08/25/14) 2714 7
Lois Eileen Rye (November 3, 1944 - August 7, 2014) (08/25/14) 611 1
Has anyone had experience with residential seismic retrofitting in Santa Barbara? Referrals who is good who is not? (08/25/14) 899 20
The largest crowd John Wiley has ever seen at Lake Los Carneros has him wondering what it was about. [pics] (08/25/14) 3037 16
Significant high surf event with possible structure damage and beach erosion to south facing beaches of southwest California Tuesday afternoon through Friday. (08/25/14) 1937 9
A subscriber sent in a photo from the highest point in the continental US. (08/25/14) 1718 11
How do I get rid of caterpillars that have infested my broom plant? (08/25/14) 930 21
I've lived in Santa Barbara long enough to hear and read about all the accidents on Route 154- including the one today that was the last straw. (08/25/14) 4113 78

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 24, 2014 reads comments
Roger reports an accident on the 154 at Cold Springs Bridge. There is one vehicle on its side. It is unknown if there are any injuries. (08/24/14) 2133 35
A subscriber caught this pesky Mediterranean Olive fruit fly on one of their few olives. [pics] (08/24/14) 1126 2
I have two great horned owls in my oak trees and have been finding some rather big feathers on the ground. Does anyone know if they might be moulting? (08/24/14) 1405 22
HISTORY: A writer researching the San Marcos Building reached out to edhat columnists about John S. Hawley. (08/24/14) 777 6
Do you know when you're dreaming? When lucid, is rest exchanged for meaning? (08/24/14) 638 4
Is there a benefit to reporting businesses that are using water for irrigation that is running down the street? (08/24/14) 1315 26
A bill by State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson, introduced in the wake of the Isla Vista rampage, unanimously passed out of the Senate and is headed to the Governor. (08/24/14) 1282 21
HISTORY: An edhat subscriber shares photos from 1951 of "Hobo Village" at the Child's estate, which is now the location of the Santa Barbara Zoo. (08/24/14) 2606 29
Roger repots a transformer fire near Foothill and Linden. The fire has been put out. (08/24/14) 323 2
Lauren: Judge For Yourself Cafe is a court themed diner that Lauren was happy to judge.  (08/24/14) 2132 21
An edhat subscriber shares a slow-motion [vid] of Apache helicopters flying over Santa Barbara on Friday. (08/24/14) 1210 14
TRAVEL: Last week a crew of Santa Barbara locals headed out into the backcountry around Mammoth Lakes to climb Mt. Ritter, the tallest mountain in the Ritter Range. (08/24/14) 1644 19
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to understanding and preventing suicide. (08/24/14) 471 5
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Blink, a cat so fast if you blink you'll miss him. (08/24/14) 784 9
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Skippy, a beloved scooter-loving K-9. (08/24/14) 990 15
Bicyclist down near Greenwell and Ortega Ridge, it's the 3rd one today. Fire and medics are responding. (08/24/14) 1443 52

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Aug 23, 2014 reads comments
Santa Barbara photographer Fritz Olenberger dropped by the dog show at the Earl Warren Showground this afternoon. [pics] (08/23/14) 2021 14
Traffic Accident - semi vs motorcycle accident on Highway 246 in Buellton. There is full County Fire Response. (08/23/14) 1914 23
The 101 Northbound is shutdown due to an overturned travel trailer west of Goleta near El Capitan Beach. (08/23/14) 2377 13
I am hoping to get leads on cheaply renting/borrowing an ice cream cart for a non- profit community event for next month. Does anyone have any referrals? (08/23/14) 836 6
Two police cars, the fire department, and an ambulance were at a house on Auhay and Valdivia this morning. Does anyone know what was going on? (08/23/14) 2073 34
An edhat subscriber shares a lovely picture of his view from Mountain Drive. (08/23/14) 1339 6
Did anyone hear and see what seemed to be military helicopters fly over the city around 2:15 this afternoon? (08/23/14) 1232 21
The Santa Barbara County Community Services Department will be removing a large Canary Island Date Palm from the Courthouse Sunken Garden. (08/23/14) 1348 16
An edhat subscriber shares some interesting shots of what the surf washed up this morning. (08/23/14) 2579 8
Are there any natural products for keeping algae out of fountains? (08/23/14) 1331 23
Roger reports a 23152 into several parked cars. The vehicle, a black Saturn, is still moving with the airbags deployed on Chapala and Haley. (08/23/14) 1253 9
A subscriber watched dozens of kite surfers from Shoreline Park on Thursday afternoon. [pics] (08/23/14) 1020 1
The Legislature has passed the "bee bill" by Assemblymember Das Williams, which would provides a reevaluation of neonicotinoid compound pesticides. (08/23/14) 701 31
The Independent: The State Parks Department is working to repair and re-open the damaged Gaviota Pier, but it could cost as much as $20 million. (08/23/14) 700 18
Roger reports a Code 211: strong arm robbery. The suspects followed the reporting party home from a jewelry store and took her purse. (08/23/14) 1685 23

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