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Police Agencies Across Santa Barbara County Gearing Up for Holiday DUI Enforcement
Law enforcement across Santa Barbara County are gearing up to crack down on drunken driving this holiday season with extra checkpoints and saturation patrols in cities and unincorporated areas across the county.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Girl Up Initiative Uganda Aims to Empower Young Women, Improve Health
The idea of Girl Up Initiative Uganda came to founders Kim Wolf and friend Monica Nyiraguhabwa last year as they walked through one of the many slums of Kampala, the largest city and the capital of Uganda.
Santa Barbara Council Appoints Acting City Attorney
Santa Barbara City Attorney Steve Wiley will retire from his position on Dec. 28. The City Council has appointed Sarah Knecht to serve as the acting city attorney to provide legal guidance to the City Council, the city administrator and all city departments.
Raymond Morua In Court for DUI, Hit-and-Run Arraignment
Former aide to Rep. Lois Capps is facing charges stemming from accident Friday night that critically injured Mallory Rae Dies, 27, of Santa Barbara Raymond Morua, in background, appeared before Judge Thomas Adams Tuesday for arraignment on felony DUI and hit-and-run charges stemming from an accident Friday night that critically injured Mallory Rae ... (more)
Daily Edhat - 12/10/13
PANINO has locations in Los Olivos, Solvang, Downtown Santa Barbara, Montecito, Goleta and we're now open in the town of Santa Ynez! Menus , maps & location information is available at the Panino Website .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Santa Barbara Independent
DUI Hit-and-Run Suspect Raymond Morua Has Criminal Record
Raymond Morua, a district representative for Congresswoman Lois Capps for two years until he was terminated from his position on Sunday, is being held in Santa Barbara County Jail on $250,000 bail.
Daily Edhat - 12/09/13
Do You Sudoku? - You can now play the Daily Sudoku on Edhat. How fast can you fill in the blanks? Morning after morning the winter sky yields a similar sunrise scene, but that doesn't deter Charles Brewster from appreciating it.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Water-Main Break Floods Homes Near Santa Barbara
A water-main break - possibly related to the cold weather the last few days - flooded several homes in a neighborhood near Santa Barbara Saturday night.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Daily Edhat - 12/07/13
Rain in the morning then partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Santa Barbara Running Co. Hosting Ugly Holiday Sweater Fun Run
Santa Barbara Running Co. is set to host its first Ugly Holiday Sweater Fun Run from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 in downtown Santa Barbara.
Daily Edhat - 12/06/13
Do You Sudoku? - You can now play the Daily Sudoku on Edhat. How fast can you fill in the blanks? Members-Only Barber Shop has once again decorated the outside of their one-chair shop with a memorable Christmas display.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
BizHawk: Lilly's Taqueria Opens Goleta Location
Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org .] Locals can now get their taco fix in the second space at 290-D Storke Road, near the Kmart shopping center.
Kids at United Boys & Girls Clubs Decorate Ornaments in Remembrance of Lost Loved Ones
This week, kids at the United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County - the Goleta Boys & Girls Club, the Santa Barbara West Boys & Girls Club and the Carpinteria Boys & Girls Club - have been decorating holiday ornaments in remembrance of loved ones who have passed.
Santa Barbara Independent
Wrong-Way Driver Shot in Goleta
A 52-year-old man was shot Monday night by one or more law enforcement officers during a confrontation in the area of Patterson Avenue and Agana Drive in Goleta.
Cal Coast News
Officers shoot wrong-way driver in Santa Barbara County
A Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputy and a California Highway Patrol officer shot and wounded a man driving a pick-up truck the wrong way in neighborhood outside of Goleta.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New Noozhawk Columnist Joan Bolton Takes Readers 'In the Garden'
I've been writing about gardening for more than 25 years, have been designing colorful, water-conserving gardens for nearly 20 years, and have had my hands in the dirt for more years than I can count.
Bill Cirone: Orfalea Foundation Gives the Gift of Teaching Healthy Nutrition
In this season of goodwill and generosity, it's hard to top the Orfalea Foundation , which has given the gift of good nutrition and healthy choices to thousands of students and families countywide.
Daily Edhat - 12/04/13
Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s. Local north winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Cutting Edge Salon Collecting Coats, Blankets and Socks for the Needy
The Cutting Edge Hair and Body Salon in the Calle Real Center is asking for donations of clean, gently used coats, new blankets and packages of new socks that they can then donate to those in need in the community.
Santa Barbara Independent
Concerns Persist with Proposed Oil Extraction on Ellwood Coast
Earlier this year , the California State Lands Commission started examining the impacts of Venoco Inc.'s desire to re-open an old oil well located on a rusty pier off of the Ellwood Coast, adjacent to Sandpiper Golf Course and just down Haskell's Beach from the Bacara Resort.