Articles From : Edhat Staff

  • Council Votes for Wider Fire Lane on State Street Promenade

    The Santa Barbara City Council voted to widen the center fire lane between parklets on the State Street Promenade.

  • Earthquake Hits Near Grapevine Early Thursday

    A 3.5 magnitude earthquake struck near the Grapevine early Thursday morning.

  • Fatal Traffic Collision in Santa Maria Valley

    [Update]: The Sheriff's Office has released the identity of the victim in the fatal traffic collision in the Santa Maria Valley last week.

  • Fatal Conception Boat Fire Prompts New Coast Guard Safety Protocols

    The U.S. Coast Guard issued interim fire safety protocols for small passenger vessels following the deadly 2019 Conception boat fire off the Santa Barbara coast.

  • Barn Fire in Orcutt

    Santa Barbara County Firefighters responded to a barn fire in Orcutt on Saturday.

  • Tsunami Watch Brings Out Surfers to Catch Waves

    A tsunami warning for southern California beaches Saturday morning brought out surfers to catch slightly larger waves.

  • Santa Barbara Public Market Sold to Local Families

    The Santa Barbara Public Market and an adjacent building have sold to two local families.

  • Fundraiser Created for Wife of Traffic Collision Victim

    An online fundraiser has been created for the wife of the man who was killed in a traffic collision a few days after Christmas.

  • Loaded Gun Found in Carry-on at Santa Barbara Airport

    A loaded gun was found in the carry-on luggage of a traveler at Santa Barbara Airport on Sunday evening.

  • Community Joins 1/9 Debris Flow Remembrance Ceremony

    The community joined the Montecito Fire Department in a virtual remembrance ceremony of the 1/9 Debris Flow on Sunday evening.  

  • Two Injured In Vehicle Collision Over Lompoc Cliff

    [Update]: Two people sustained injuries following a traffic collision over a cliff near Lompoc on Sunday afternoon.

  • Stolen Vehicle Suspect Arrested in Goleta Shopping Center

    [Update]: A suspected vehicle thief was arrested at gunpoint inside the bathroom of a Goleta shopping center on Tuesday afternoon.

  • New Laws in 2022

    It's a new year with new laws and here are just a few that go into effect today on issues from surprise medical bills to extending cocktails to-go for customers.

  • Two Injured in Foothill Structure Fire

    Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a structure fire in the 2700 block of Foothill Road early Saturday.

  • Santa Barbara Arts to Close After 18 Years

    After 18 years, the owner of Santa Barbara Arts in the La Arcada Plaza is closing up shop and retiring.

  • Happy 2022 Readers!

    Happy 2022 edhatters! Cheers to a new year and hopefully a better year on the horizon.

  • Edhat's 2021 Year in Review

    Travel through the past twelve months of edhat's top stories from 2021 with our Year EnD review and photos.

  • Pedestrian Struck and Killed by Train Near Modoc

    [Update]: The victim who was struck and killed by a train near Modoc has been identified.

  • Carport Fire in Goleta

    A fire in a Goleta residential community's carport damaged vehicles early Friday morning.

  • Four Injured in Los Olivos Traffic Collision

    [Update]: Four people were injured in a traffic collision on Highway 101 northbound near Los Olivos late Friday.

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