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This is the sixth grant cycle since 2012 when the grants program was developed through a partnership with the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission and Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation. This cycle, there is $12,500 in funding available to award as grants.
"Bici Familia" turned out to be a popular addition to the third annual Santa Barbara Family Day & Health Fair on September 13, 2014. The health fair was a collaborative effort of the City, County, Public Health Department, Santa Barbara County Office of Education, the Unified School District, American Indian Health Services, and Cottage Health System.
Temperatures again soared past 100 degrees on Tuesday across large swaths of Southern California as high pressure aloft stoked a late-summer heat wave and sent electrical demand to record levels in Los Angeles for a second day in a row. The mercury hit triple digits in downtown Los Angeles, the valleys and inland areas, and the coast offered only limited relief as thermometers there ratcheted up into the 80s and 90s.
Members of the Santa Barbara Executive Roundtable board for 2014-15 include, from left, Steven Woodward, Annette Jorgensen, Jennifer Goddard Combs, Gary Kravetz, Trish Miller and Eldon Edwards. Not pictured: Michael O'Kelley and Denny Cooper.
Goleta's mayor is asking officials from Santa Barbara County to sit down and have a conversation about revenue neutrality, the agreement between the two agencies that requires the City of Goleta to give half of its property taxes and a significant portion of sales tax revenues to the county. Mayor Michael Bennett has asked the county to start a discussion about the agreement, which was one of the conditions for Goleta incorporating in 2002.
SOUTH PRESSURE GRADIENT IS GENERATING GUSTY SUNDOWNER WINDS THROUGH THE SANTA YNEZ RANGE AND THE SOUTH COAST OF SANTA BARBARA COUNTY. THROUGH TONIGHT...WIND GUSTS BETWEEN 35 AND 45 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH AND BELOW PASSES AND CANYONS.
Goleta Beach Bridge, the sole vehicle access route to Goleta Beach Park , will soon be replaced with a safer, wider structure featuring new separate bike and pedestrian paths. The bridge connecting Sandspit Road near Santa Barbara Airport to the popular Santa Barbara County park near the entrance to UC Santa Barbara is set to be replaced in spring 2015, when crews will build a new, less obstructive bridge over the Goleta Slough .
The National Weather Service has extended the red flag warning for the Santa Ynez Mountains through 9 p.m. Tuesday due to the hot and unstable weather conditions. A high pressure system is expected to maintain a prolonged heat wave through Tuesday night with temperatures expected to spike as high as 110 degrees in locations farther away from the coast.
The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for the Santa Barbara County Mountains valid through 9 pm Tuesday. A Red Flag Warning means that critical fire weather conditions are either occurring now or will shortly.
It was not known whether Paul resigned her position or was dismissed by the city. Carmel Mayor Jason Burnett had no comment when asked about Paul nor did Human Resources Analyst Leticia Livian.
Santa Barbara County fire agencies have sent two strike teams down to the Silverado Fire burning in eastern Orange County. The Silverado Fire broke out in the Cleveland National Forest on Friday morning and burned 1,600 acres by Saturday night, causing evacuation orders to be issued for the Silverado Canyon Road area.
The fourth annual Santa Barbara County Local Fest heralded homegrown music, arts, crafts, food and more in Lompoc on Saturday. Lompoc-based Cellar Roots opened the festival, performing on a stage tucked among oak trees.
THE HOT TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH LOW HUMIDITIES...AND INCREASING INSTABILITY WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH OVER THE LOCAL MOUNTAINS AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS TODAY IF FIRE IGNITION OCCURS. WHILE HUMIDITIES WILL BE SLIGHTLY HIGHER SUNDAY INTO MONDAY...THERE WILL CONTINUE TO BE HOT TEMPERATURES AND EVEN GREATER INSTABILITY THAT COULD POTENTIALLY LEAD TO LARGE FIRE GROWTH.
Laguna Blanca's Board of Trustees play an important role in supporting the school's mission to develop the intellectual, social, physical, artistic and ethical lives of each student by providing a comprehensive and personalized educational experience. Laguna Blanca is pleased to announce the following new officers to their Board of Trustees: Greg Bartholowmew, Karen Fry, Christian Heyer and Layli Sobhani.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 04:57 am
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