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HISTORY: Does anyone know anything about a scene from the movie "The Ten Commandments" that shows Christ walking on water that was said to be filmed here in Santa Barbara
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Doc reports the bust of Franceschi is close to falling to the road below. [pics]
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[Update]: Edhatters share [pics] of the flooding, storm damage, and the storm aftermath in Santa Barbara County.
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[Update:] The structure fire with smoke at 650 Ward Drive was contained to the NW corner of the building. [pics]
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An edhat subscriber reports the power has been out on Alta Mesa.
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Robin Gauss
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Louise Marie (Wagner) Raunsbak (May 18, 1936- January 29, 2017)
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Does anyone know the status of Carp. SB campground?
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Robert and friends had an exciting hike up Cold Spring Trail after the rain.
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Edhat subscribers share [pics] of Goleta beach's condition
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Is there a business in town that repairs sturdy old cast iron garden furniture
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Gingerbread, the Santa Barbara Zoo's elderly female lion, was humanely euthanized on Friday after fighting a prolonged illness. [pics]
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John reports on flood and storm damage in Santa Barbara County
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Roger has the scanner reports.  I remember there were rattlesnakes found on the beach back then too, after being washed out of their creek homes up in the hills...
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An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of kayaks going down the Santa Ynez River on Saturday.
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 02/20/17
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 20, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a two vehicle accident on Highway 101 southbound at Patterson. (02/20/17) 1292 1
An edhat subscriber saw this coyote moving slowly at Mission and Tunnel Rd. Can anyone tell his condition? [pic] (02/20/17) 2458 13
How has Santa Barbara helped make you a better person? (02/20/17) 857 14
HISTORY: Does anyone have pictures of the water from the 1995 storms reaching up to the highway at the Mission and/or Carrillo overpasses? (02/20/17) 1456 13
Injury traffic accident involving 2 vehicles on Mission and De La Vina. (02/20/17) 656 2
[Update]: Mark captures [vid] of a vehicle in a creek that was swept off the road by flood waters in Carpinteria on Friday. (02/20/17) 1821 1
Edhat readers hiked to Mission Falls and captured footage of a beautiful waterfall. [vid] (02/20/17) 2119 8
Spirals Gymnastics hosted its first meet in Santa Barbara in almost 10 years on January 28-29th at Rob Gym at UCSB.   (02/20/17) 732 1
Roger reports a burglary at Sky River RV Park. (02/20/17) 1486 8
If people want to hike Romero they will need to park on the Eastside of the trail and drive up Ladera Lane to get there. [pic] (02/20/17) 1385 8
Roger reports rock slides and boulders in the road on East Camino Cielo. (02/20/17) 1195 2
On Saturday, two evacuation warnings were lifted: one in Goleta and the other in Solvang. (02/20/17) 557 add
Jeffrey Askins (d. January 30, 2017) (02/20/17) 819 2
Beautiful waterfalls everywhere in our hills, and still some puddles on SBA when John Wiley flew in past surfers on big muddy Rincon waves. [pics] (02/20/17) 2744 2
Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the Best Dressed Window Contest. [pics] (02/20/17) 1001 2
Santa Barbara Foundation announced the 74th Man and Woman of the Year Award recipients as Jon Clark and Janet Garufis. [pics] (02/20/17) 1002 8
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 02/19/17 (02/20/17) 386 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 19, 2017 reads comments
Cartoons: Genivieve shares a cartoon on how locals react to rain. (02/19/17) 2284 19
Roger reports a mudslide into the rear of an apartment complex at 2541 Modoc. (02/19/17) 2362 7
The historic Villa Solana estate in Montecito was placed on the market with a sales price of $39 million. (02/19/17) 3521 20
Actor and activist George Takei filled the Arlington Theater to capacity this week for his UCSB Arts and Lectures event. (02/19/17) 1848 21
Roger reports a tree fell down and took part of a balcony with it in the 6500 block of Del Playa in Isla Vista. (02/19/17) 1655 2
Tom took a walk through the Sherpa Fire burn area and noticed the regrowth is starting. (02/19/17) 1311 4
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Lompoc Family YMCA opened its new wellness room with a ribbon cutting ceremony, which will serve as an extension of the fitness room and have free weights. (02/19/17) 492 add
Roger reports a mud slide into a home in the 2000 block of Las Canoas, 2 feet of mud in the home. (02/19/17) 3295 13
Roger reports SB Police were engaged in a pursuit with a stolen motorcycle. (02/19/17) 1513 10
Santa Barbara Airport has re-opened for commercial and general aviation use after runway flooding. (02/19/17) 950 2
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Modelo, a great companion for all of your outdoor adventures. (02/19/17) 989 2
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Jingo, a charming guy who will steal your heart right away. (02/19/17) 911 2
Santa Barbara Fire Department rescued a man and his dog who were swept into the ocean near Hendry's Beach. [pic] (02/19/17) 7467 32
Santa Barbara County Main Jail visitation hours are cancelled for today due to a relocation of inmates. (02/19/17) 961 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 18, 2017 reads comments
What rain totals are edhatters measuring at? (02/18/17) 4201 33
Roger reports an electrical fire at the 200 block of Hot Springs Road with Santa Barbara City and Montecito Fire Departments responding. (02/18/17) 1013 4
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound south of Carrillo. (02/18/17) 1357 8
Roger reports a hit and run where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at San Pascual and Mission Street. (02/18/17) 1307 10
[Update]: Several roads are closed due to flooding and mudslides throughout Santa Barbara County. See the full list here. (02/18/17) 14183 10
[Update]: Roger and edhatters report road closures and hazards due to the recent storms. (02/18/17) 17911 16
Is it possible that my house reached soil saturation with a full water meter? (02/18/17) 1754 15
Roger reports a swift water rescue at Betteravia and Telephone Roads in Santa Maria. (02/18/17) 793 3
Roger reports a female was sexually assaulted by a male as she was running. (02/18/17) 3357 18
Several streets in Goleta and the Santa Barbara Airport have closed due to flooding. (02/18/17) 3034 add
Highway 101 is closed northbound at La Conchita due to a mud slide. (02/18/17) 5694 10
Roger reports a boat washed up on the 1100 block of Cabrillo Blvd. (02/18/17) 3147 9
Santa Barbara Sheriff's Department is investigating a Carpinteria Man for allegedly stealing exotic plants. [pics] (02/18/17) 3775 14
An evacuation warning has been issued from the Santa Barbara County Sheriff for areas burned in the Sherpa Fire. [pic] (02/18/17) 2211 add
SR-154 is closed due to multiple fallen trees from SR-246 to Cathedral Oaks. (02/18/17) 4364 3
A large eucalyptus tree fell onto a carport in the 400 block of Ellwood Beach Drive in Goleta. (02/18/17) 4275 11
Edhatters are reporting power outages in the Santa Barbara area. (02/18/17) 2510 7
There's a sink hole in the 800 block of Olive Street, steer clear! (02/18/17) 3275 6
Robert hikes to San Ysidro Falls to see the flowing water, with more on the way. (02/18/17) 2725 5
Does anyone remember a story about someone being swept away during the El Nino rains in 98? (02/18/17) 2608 28
Roger has the scanner reports.  I have been reading some Kerouac lately and he mentions riding the rails through Santa Barbara. (02/18/17) 1346 4

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 17, 2017 reads comments
[UPDATED:] Santa Barbara Police arrested five suspects for gang related activities at Guadalajara Market (02/17/17) 7407 17
Edhat subscribers share close up [pics] of raptors (02/17/17) 2140 22
Suspect crashes into a marked Santa Maria Police Department patrol vehicle following a vehicle pursuit, leading to a stolen vehicle and felon evading arrest
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Some interesting looking fungi have been popping up in edhatter's yards. [pics] (02/17/17) 1720 5
City of Goleta releases this storm watch update with information on prepardness.  (02/17/17) 1789 1
Patti took this aerial [pic] of Lake Cachuma from West Camino Cielo. (02/17/17) 3271 7
Compassion foot patrols will provide outreach to Santa Barbara residents impacted by the Bryan Carreno shooting on February 18 and 19. (02/17/17) 2067 23
Chris shared a [pic] of a colorful Goleta sunset. (02/17/17) 1074 5
[UPDATED:] Santa Barbara County would like to remind residents and visitors to register to receive emergency notification alerts. [vid] (02/17/17) 2115 7
Is there a new tree bug in town? [pic] (02/17/17) 1491 7
Do edhatters have recommendations for a reasonable appliance installation service? (02/17/17) 770 19
National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch and warns residents to watch out for heavy rain, strong winds and high surf Friday through Sunday. (02/17/17) 2177 9
An edhat subscriber reports hearing lots of sirens in Goleta. (02/17/17) 1224 1
[Update]: Santa Barbara City firefighters knocked down a structure fire in the 300 block of West Figueroa Street on Thursday morning. (02/17/17) 1950 14
Steve and William share [pics] of heron families near the Goleta Slough. (02/17/17) 1675 14
Landlord Dario Pini is being sued by the County and City of Santa Barbara under the California Unfair Competition Law. (02/17/17) 4320 36
SR-246 sidewalk and curb ramp project will begin next week with daytime lane closures in Buellton. (02/17/17) 411 1
A subscriber updates the community of the first meeting of the Housing Task Force to evaluate certain aspects of the AUD Incentive Program. (02/17/17) 903 4
A suspect attempted to lure a student into his vehicle near Goleta Valley Jr. High on Wednesday. (02/17/17) 2393 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 16, 2017 reads comments
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of our stunning Santa Barbara coast. (02/16/17) 1764 3
A stranded hiker was rescued from Inspiration Point Cliff by Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Search and Rescue Team on Tuesday. [pics[ (02/16/17) 2525 25
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department arrested a taxi driver in possession of a loaded firearm and narcotics in Santa Maria. [mug] (02/16/17) 1744 7
Roger reports an injury traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound at the Milpas offramp. (02/16/17) 721 2
[UPDATE:] A traffic collision that occurred Wednesday at the 1300 block of East Cabrillo claimed the life of a motorcyclist. (02/16/17) 2459 15
Can anyone recommend a trustworthy, skilled telephone repairman or repairwoman? (02/16/17) 908 13
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department invites you to participate in the North County Citizen's Academy. [pic] (02/16/17) 415 add
George McClintock (January 16, 1929-February 9, 2017) (02/16/17) 1277 5
[UPDATED:] County of Santa Barbara is offering free sandbags to prepare residents for the upcoming storm this weekend. [pic] (02/16/17) 1324 6
How many dinosaurs do you see in this creative sidewalk garden of succulents? (02/16/17) 1665 10
Update: National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch for Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties from Friday morning to Saturday morning. (02/16/17) 1330 10
What is causing the backlog on the railroad tracks? (02/16/17) 1453 10
Can someone recommend a web hosting site that my condominium association can post general information, meeting notices and minutes? (02/16/17) 727 7
The City of Goleta reminds residents it's their last chance to take the Bicycle Pedestrian Master Plan survey. (02/16/17) 387 add
Roger reports an electrical fire and partial building collapse at the old Bus Station on 34 West Carrillo. (02/16/17) 1952 20
Roger reports a bicyclist is injured after being struck by a vehicle near Miramonte and Weldon. (02/16/17) 702 7
Did anyone else hear a powerful boom near the airport on Wednesday morning? (02/16/17) 1435 4
Roger reports a structure fire response to Union Bank at 5420 Carpinteria Ave in Carpinteria. (02/16/17) 594 1
Has anyone noticed a larger than usual number of flies since the rains? (02/16/17) 997 16
[Update]: The UCSB student who died in a dorm room on campus has been identified as a Chinese International student. (02/16/17) 9793 33
Ellen Reid (d. February 13, 2017) (02/16/17) 869 1
John reports the Santa Ynez River has made its path into the ocean. [pics] (02/16/17) 2714 17
A Santa Maria man was arrested for attempted murder after stabbing his wife in the face and neck. [mug] (02/16/17) 2066 18

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