Citizen's Academy Graduation
After ten weeks of classes, which included a wide variety of hands-on experiences and instruction, 16 Santa Barbara County residents graduated on Saturday, July 19, 2014, from the Sheriff's Citizen's Academy.
Domestic Dispute Suspect Arrested After Search in Goleta
A Goleta neighborhood was crowded with a police presence Monday night following a domestic dispute and hour-long search for the suspect in a domestic dispute, according to the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Man Burned in Explosion, Fire at Goleta Apartment
A man was seriously burned Monday night after some kind of explosion and flash fire in a Goleta apartment, according to Santa Barbara County Fire .
Northbound Highway 101 On-ramp at Fairview Avenue Closed During Construction
Drivers on the road Monday morning in Goleta may have noticed another construction project beginning near Fairview Avenue, adding to the flurry of work already under way on the city's roadways and interchanges.
Multi-Agency Pedestrian Crosswalk Enforcement
As part of a continuing effort to enhance pedestrian safety and driver awareness the Santa Barbara Police Department, the Santa Barbara Sheriff's Department, and California Highway Patrol will be conducting a crosswalk directed patrol in the Santa Barbara and Goleta area.
Daily Edhat - 07/21/14
Mostly cloudy in the morning then becoming sunny. Highs in the 70s. West winds around 15 mph in the afternoon.
Santa Barbara Independent
Traffic in Goleta
It's five o'clock on a Wednesday evening in western Goleta. I reluctantly head to Storke and Hollister.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Santa Barbara Independent
Last time we had a drought, we were asked to cut back on our water - and we did so with low-flow toilets and shower heads.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Rain Clouds Tease South Coast with Just a Few Sprinkles
The cloudy skies over Santa Barbara County may make it look like rain is on the way, but only a chance of sprinkles is expected on the South Coast on Saturday.
Marriott Residence Inn Project
The proposed Marriott Residence Inn and Hollister Center Project at 6300-6370 Hollister Avenue will be on the agenda at the Goleta Planning Commission on Monday, July 28th, at 6:00pm in the City Hall Council Chambers at 130 Cremona Drive.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
For Burbank employees, home isn't often where the job is
Most city employees commute to Burbank from elsewhere, which city executives said is a personal choice for employees that may depend on individual circumstances like economics, family ties and practicality.
Natural Seeps Slowing Down
What was once the second largest natural oil and gas seep in the world, has shown signs of slowing down.
Montessori Center School Hosting Open House
Tour the campus and classrooms beginning at 9 a.m. Bring the whole family! Reservations are appreciated.
Drainage Repair in Goleta Begins Monday
A pile driving operation as part of the Goleta Drainage Project will begin on Monday, July 21. This pile driving operation will continue Monday through Friday for a two week period during the daytime hours from 8 am to 5 pm.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Justice Delayed in Santa Barbara
"We're beyond cutting to the bone; we're amputating limbs," said Darrel Parker, executive officer for the Santa Barbara County Superior Court.
DUI Checkpoint Tomorrow In Goleta
The Goleta Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver's License Checkpoint Friday night, July 18, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 3:30 a.m. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug ... (more)
Design Your Own Bracelet at Goleta Library's Rainbow Loom Workshop
The Santa Barbara Public Library System invites children age 8 or older to the Goleta Library to create Rainbow Loom bracelets.
Montecito Bank & Trust Hosting Goleta Chamber of Commerce B2B Breakfast
Montecito Bank & Trust will host the Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce's August Business-2-Business Breakfast from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5 in Earl's Place at the Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real in Santa Barbara.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Goleta Water District Won't Consider Water Use Restrictions Until September
Goleta water officials say they won't consider any water-use restrictions until September, despite a statewide order issued Tuesday.
Music at the Ranch Brings Goleta Families Together for Concerts, Barbecue
The Goleta community gathers once a year beneath the shady trees that line the historic Stow House for the annual Music at the Ranch Tuesday Evening Concert Series , which kicked off this week with Spencer the Gardener and will continue through Aug. 19. The free six-week event, sponsored by the Santa Barbara Historical Society , is back for its ... (more)