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41 min ago | Edhat
The Santa Barbara County Fire Department will be hosting an upcoming media event to unveil a vehicle and equipment purchased for the Arson Task Force.
4 hrs ago | Edhat
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.
4 hrs ago | Edhat
Public Health Director Dr. Takashi Wada today announced receipt of $229,000 in Affordable Care Act funding to support the Lompoc Health Care Center's patient-centered medical home project through new construction and facility renovations.
Ismael Jacinto-Cruz, 24, was arrested after Santa Maria police officers responding to a fight found the victim inside a residence in the 1000 block of West Orange Street late Saturday night.
What: Santa Barbara County residents will join hundreds of thousands of participants worldwide in clearing trash and debris from our beaches, shorelines, and inland waterways during this year's international Coastal Cleanup Day, Saturday, September 20th from 9:00 a.m. to noon.
At approximately 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, Santa Barbara County Sheriff's deputies assigned to the Isla Vista Foot Patrol responded to a report of a suicidal subject with a firearm inside an apartment in the 700 block of Camino Del Sur.
Goodness, you wouldn't want to think Montecito mansion owners would follow water rules like other Californians.
John Karbula, superintendent/principal of the Solvang School District , has been appointed a member of the Small School Districts Committee for the Association of California School Administrators .
Facing strong lobbying from the oil industry, SB 1096 couldn't get enough votes to pass.
Firefighters were battling a two-alarm vegetation fire on the Harris Grade near Lompoc Wednesday afternoon, according to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department .
This year, the Goleta election story is unique. Three seats on the City Council were up for election and Roger Aceves , Michael T. Bennett and Paula Perotte filed papers to run for re-election.
Rebecca Claassen, second from right, accepts her $10,000 Cox Conserves Hero Award on Monday night for her work as a founder of the Santa Barbara County Water Guardians.
The sidewalk renovations are part of the Isla Vista Pedestrian Plan, a county project slated to help improve I.V. conditions.
To better reflect its founder, legacy and services, Sansum Diabetes Research Institute has officially changed its name to the William Sansum Diabetes Center and created a new logo representing its mission and future.
Gov. Jerry Brown appointed Voysey as a judge late last year to fill the Santa Maria vacancy created by the death of Judge Edward Bullard.
Santa Barbara County officials are not particularly fond of a planned expansion of the Chumash Casino Resort - or the accompanying impacts of a new 12-story tower - and on Tuesday they passed those concerns on to staff, which will meet with tribal leaders later this week.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 01:49 pm
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