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Mon Sep 01, 2014

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National Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month and the County of Santa Barbara is joining the nationwide effort to encourage individuals, families, businesses and organizations to prepare for emergencies by getting a kit, making a plan, staying informed and getting involved in their local community.

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Today.Az

Half-century mystery solved at last

Ending a half-century of geological speculation, scientists have finally seen the process that causes rocks to move atop Racetrack Playa, a desert lake bed in the mountains above Death Valley, California.

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Santa Barbara Independent

The S.B. Questionnaire: Carolyn Butcher

Carolyn Butcher's passion for literature is quite infectious. In a sonorous voice that's lifted by her British accent and powered by a phenomenally educated usage of the English language, she talks ardently about the books she's been reading and re-reading, from James Joyce to T.C. Boyle.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Daily Advance

Kim Bambaugh: Make lifetime memories by visiting Museum of the Albemarle

I visited my first museum at the ripe old age of three. My grandfather took me to the Museum of Natural History in my home town of Santa Barbara, where we also regularly visited the Old Mission, the Art Museum, the Botanical Gardens, the pony rides and the train station .

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Los Angeles Times

Shelley Rouillard checks up on health plans in California

Shelley Rouillard was named director of the California Department of Managed Health Care in December 2013 after serving as the agency's chief deputy for two years.

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Santa Barbara Independent

Measure P Is for Air Pollution

Does it bother anybody else that 350.org of Santa Barbara, a legitimate organization, would create a sub-organization and name it Water Guardians? Is it trying to mask its true identity? Why couldn't its members just tell it like it is and say their concern is about air quality? Are they using the name Water Guardians to play on people's sympathy ... (more)

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The Fresno Bee

Dan Morain: Franchise bill fights for the little guy

Kathryn Slater-Carter and her husband, Ed, thought McDonald’s was a family business.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Noozhawk

Tyler Renner: For LGBTQ and Students with Disabilities, Curriculum Rarely Reflects Their Histories

How many white, heterosexual male historical figures can you name? How many scientists, politicians or artists can you think of who reflect this image? Now consider how many historical figures you know who were, or are, women, people of color, people with disabilities, or lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender .

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ContactMusic.com

George Clooney to have 'red-blooded' bachelor party

The 53-year-old actor is set to marry Amal Alamuddin next month in Italy and his friends are keen to throw the hunk a sexy stag do at a strip club near his home in Santa Barbara, California, to celebrate.

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NBC Bay Area

"Gun Violence Restraining Order" Bill Approved

The California Senate has passed AB 1014, which would allow law enforcement or family members of a person who is displaying signs of violence to petition a court for a restraining order.

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CNN

Adam's story: 63 pills a day

The modest clinic on Milpas Street in laid-back Santa Barbara, California, was well known to patients seeking powerful pain medication.

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Examiner.com

Labor Day Weekend Wine Fun Part 1

Wine fun to the max, pour a taste or a glass from 52 bottles along the Wine Wall at Avant in Buellton! Wine fun to the max, pour a taste or a glass from 52 bottles along the Wine Wall at Avant in Buellton! If you're kicking back this Labor Day weekend with wine pursuits in mind, grab a glass and check out these ideas.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

News10.net

Lawmakers send gun restraining order bill to BrownLawmakers send gun...

Judges would be able to temporarily take firearms from people who show signs that they could harm themselves or others under a bill headed to Gov. Jerry Brown.

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The Fresno Bee

Isla Vista-inspired gun restraining orders sent to Jerry Brown

Days after the families of those killed in the Isla Vista shooting pleaded for action, California lawmakers sent to Gov. Jerry Brown’s desk a measure that allows parents to obtain a restraining order barring gun use for someone displaying mental instability.

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Noozhawk

Penfield & Smith of Santa Barbara to Be Sold to Stantec

Santa Barbara-based civil engineering firm Penfield & Smith has signed a letter of intent to be acquired by Stantec , an international consulting and design firm based in North America.

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Book Signing with Board Member Marilee Zdenek to Benefit Hospice of Santa Barbara

Hospice of Santa Barbara welcomes board member and author Marilee Zdenek for a book signing of her seventh book, Between Fires .

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Summer/Labor Day Avoid DUI Campaign

The Summer/Labor Day National Anti-DUI crackdown has resulted in a too many DUI arrests from local routine traffic enforcement and special Avoid the 12 DUI deployments over the past 14 days in Santa Barbara County.

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Providence Opens School Year with Record Enrollment

Providence , A Santa Barbara Christian School, opened Wednesday for the second academic year since the merger of Providence Hall and Santa Barbara Christian School in July 2013.

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Scanner Reports 8-29-14

Finally it's FRYday. Another wrong way driver on the freeway killed hasn't happened in a while here but before the past few years of all the years I have lived here I only recall hearing of one fatal wrong way driver on the freeway.

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