Articles From : Edhat Staff

  • CHP Rescues Owl from Highway

    California Highway Patrol received multiple calls of an injured owl on Highway 101 Thursday

  • Lyft Driver Found Guilty of Sexually Assaulting Passenger

    A Lyft driver from Lompoc was found guilty of sexually assaulting a female passenger from Nipomo. 

  • Santa Hat Counting Contest Winner Announced

    [Winner Announced]: Enter edhat's annual Santa Hat Counting Contest during the 67th annual Downtown Santa Barbara Holiday Parade.

  • Trial Postponed for Alleged DUI Bus Driver

    The trial for a Goleta woman accused of driving and crashing an Amtrak bus under the influence of methamphetamine has been postponed.

  • Gauchos Take On Wake Forest Saturday

    UC Santa Barbara Athletics is hosting a watch party for local Gaucho fans to cheer on the Men's Soccer Team as they take on Wake Forest Saturday afternoon.

  • Santa Barbara Zoo Lion Passes at 21

    The Santa Barbara Zoo announces the passing of their lion Chadwick at age 21.

  • Another Recall of Romaine Lettuce

    Another recall of romaine lettuce from Salinas, CA has been issued due to potential E.coli contamination.

  • Firefighters Respond to Santa Ynez Structure Fire

    Santa Barbara County firefighters responded to a structure fire in Santa Ynez that burned so hot it put itself out.

  • Full Containment of Cave Fire Pushed Back Due to Rain

    [Update]: The full containment of the Cave Fire has been pushed back a week due to the recent rainstorms.

  • Local Realtor Sentenced to Australian Prison for Tax Evasion

    A Montecito realtor and Australian native was sentenced to prison in her native country for evading taxes on luxury home sales.

  • Donations Sought for Family Hit by Vehicle

    A family is seeking donations for medical expenses after their child and caregiver were struck by a vehicle while walking across the street.

  • Shooting in Santa Maria Leaves Victim Hospitalized

    A Monday afternoon shooting in Santa Maria has left one person hospitalized. 

  • Lompoc Police Investigate Shooting of Juvenile

    The Lompoc Police Department is investigating a shooting on Monday that injured a juvenile.

  • More Charges Filed Against Yearbook Salesman for Sex with Teens

    A Buellton man is facing ten additional charges for alleged inappropriate sexual contact with 11 teenage boys in various California counties.

  • Event Highlight: An Evening with Esther Perel

    Relationship and intimacy expert Esther Perel will give a lecture to help understand the intricacies of love and desire on December 4.

  • Highway 154 Reopens After Cave Fire

    Highway 154 reopened after being closed last week due to the Cave Fire.

  • Montecito Bank and Trust Donates $1 Million

    At their annual Community Dividends luncheon, Montecito Bank & Trust donated $1 Million to local nonprofits.

  • Best Black Friday Deals

    The most anticipated shopping day of the year has arrived, but where are the best Black Friday deals?

  • Police Investigate Thanksgiving Shooting

    Santa Barbara Police are investigating a shooting that took place on the eastside Thanksgiving evening.

  • Scheduled Improvement Burn on Monighetti Range

    The Santa Barbara County Fire Department has tentatively approved a prescribed Range Improvement Burn at 9601 Batchelder Rd. with a burn window of December 2-13.

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