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  1. More Mesa Caves CollapseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

    Several of the fabled caves above More Mesa Beach collapsed over the weekend, marking the fourth such incident in 10 years and ending neighborhood concern over the late-night bonfire spots. A search on Saturday afternoon by county firefighters led officials to believe the cave-in injured no one, according to County Fire Captain David Zaniboni.

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  2. State Water and the Desecration of the GoodlandRead the original story

    Sunday | Santa Barbara Independent

    's forest of high-rise housing and the Goleta Water District's January flyer explaining how building in the Goodland is peaking during the worst drought in California history are cause to reflect on when this stupidity started. Faced with similar circumstances, in March 1991, district president Katy Crawford proposed a contract with a Canadian company to ship water to Goleta: "The main thing that would stop us is the permitting process a which is horrific, but it has to happen because [in a year] Lake Cachuma will be dry."

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  3. Sanuk Relocates to GoletaRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Surf-inspired, Irvine-based sandal maker Sanuk announced Tuesday its plans to relocate to Goleta, where its parent company Deckers Outdoor Corporation is headquartered on Coromar Drive. As the Orange County Register first reported, Sanuk's consolidation will bring some of its 42 employees to the Santa Barbara area.

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  4. Pedaling Fun in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Santa Barbara Independent

    It's early February, and I'm still riding my bike every day and waiting for El NiA o's biblical deluge. I'm ready.

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  5. Two Santa Barbara Banks Complete MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Today's regulatory environment requires banks to be more vigilant about where their customers' money is coming from: marijuana sales? a porn site? online gaming? All of these can lay them open to federal regulators as part of what is known as the Bank Secrecy Act, a 1970 law designed to identify tax evasion, money laundering, or other activities of such federal criminals as narcotraficantes, terrorists, or even foreign heads of state attempting to hide a few millions in the safety of U.S. banks. When the regulations were beefed up by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform act in 2010, the Bank of Santa Barbara was among the smaller banks that had a hard time keeping pace with the new compliance rules.

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  6. S.B. County, Montecito Fire Districts Allow Permit BurningRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 23 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Citing rainfall and increased fuel moisture levels, the Santa Barbara County and Montecito Fire Departments lifted burn restrictions this week, allowing residents to burn piles of cut brush on approved "burn days." On January 4, the county fire department had announced the area's transition from high fire season to a winter preparedness level.

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  7. Friday DUI Checkpoint in GoletaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Encouraging community members to designate a sober driver, take a cab, or request an Uber or Lyft, the release also points to the California Office of Traffic Safety Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines .

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  8. Hundreds March in Honor of Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Santa Barbara Independent

    A swelling chorus of "We Shall Overcome" cut through downtown Santa Barbara on Monday as hundreds took to State Street in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The March in Unity, hosted by the Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee of Santa Barbara, began with a 9 a.m. rally at De La Guerra Plaza, with opening remarks by committee chairperson Isaac Garrett and ceremonial blessings by Pete Crowheart Zavalla and Matthew Zepeda of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians.

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  9. Psyllid Poison Meeting Announced for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Santa Barbara Independent

    An informational discussion about the upcoming spraying for Asian citrus psyllids has been scheduled at the Ramada at Turnpike and Calle Real for Tuesday, January 19, 5:30-7 p.m. The breeding population of citrus psyllids has grown to the extent that they are showing up more frequently in traps, said Dr. Heather Scheck of the County Agricultural office. The state and county program will be spraying an insecticide from the ground and implanting a soil poison on 48 hours notice to property owners.

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  10. Goleta's City Council and GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Few people realize that not one of the five current Goleta City Council members faced opposition to win his or her current term. Here's how this curious and unprecedented condition happened: Councilmembers Michael Bennett, Roger Aceves, and Paula Perotte were unopposed in their 2014 elections; Councilmember Jim Farr was unopposed in 2012; and Councilmember Vallejo was appointed in July 2014 to fill the seat of resigning councilmember Ed Easton.

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  11. Porter Ranch in Goleta?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 14 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Santa Barbara County Planning and Development czar Glenn Russell stated there are "no similarities" between SoCal Gas's uncontrolled leak at its Porter Ranch natural gas underground storage field in Los Angeles and the same company's La Goleta storage field located in Goleta. Russell said he's been asked about the storage yard for La Goleta by the staffs of two county supervisors, not to mention multiple members of the public.

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  12. CHP Abandons Plans for New Goleta StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Instead, officials will search for a different location to build the facility, intended to host some 66 employees, storage and inspection space, and a 148-foot-tall antenna tower. opened its proposal to public comment in December, many neighbors voiced their concerns about water use, traffic, noise from daily siren testing, and the ambiguous effects of radio and microwave transmissions, as well as its proximity to the school.

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  13. County Waives Graywater Permits in Goleta ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Santa Barbara Independent

    On the heels of the wettest weather in years, Santa Barbara County has begun easing restrictions on residential graywater systems, sending the message that long-term conservation is a way of life in Southern California. Starting now, 57,000 residents living in the unincorporated Goleta Valley can legally pipe graywater from their bathroom sinks, showers, and tubs onto their landscaping without having to apply for a building permit, get an inspection or pay fees, said Massoud Abolhoda, county building and safety manager.

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  14. Vons to Fill Haggen's Mesa LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Despite its winning bid in bankruptcy court, Roxy's Market was ultimately denied Haggen's former Mesa store at 2010 Cliff Drive. The bankruptcy court did not approve Roxy's $75,000 winning bid, which in November prematurely suggested the Colorado-based mom-and-pop grocery store would open shop in Santa Barbara in the coming months.

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  15. Adoptable Pet of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Meet Penelope, she's three-year-old ball of fun! Penelope is extremely people friendly and wonderful with children. She's an active girl who enjoys daily walks but is mellow in the home.

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  16. Adult Literacy Volunteers SoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2016 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Reading, writing, and conversation skills can be taught many ways, but the Santa Barbara Public Library makes a special effort to have them taught by community volunteers. The free tutoring at the library helps adults reach invaluable goals such as helping their own children with homework and building job skills - and the program is looking for new volunteers at all the library branches: Buellton, Solvang, Montecito, Goleta, Carpinteria, and Santa Barbara's central and Eastside libraries.

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  17. Goleta Purchases State Water from the Antelope ValleyRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    The district this week purchased 2,500 acre-feet of California Aqueduct water from the Antelope Valley-East Kern Water Agency for $1.2 million, said Ryan Drake, Goleta water supply and conservation manager. The district will pay an additional $1.4 million, he said, to cover the cost of moving the water to Lake Cachuma and, eventually, sending it back to the Antelope Valley.

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  18. Goleta and Santa Barbara Zoning UpdatedRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Both the cities of Goleta and Santa Barbara have published draft zoning ordinance updates - rules that can affect the kind of development or activity allowed and the appearance of city areas - and are continuing a series of public workshops as the ordinances evolve. The Goleta update has been ongoing since 2013, and the review draft is available online here , along with numerous documents reflecting the progression the task has taken.

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  19. Goleta Growth?Read the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    A meeting on a proposed Highway Patrol station at 7780 Hollister Avenue takes place on Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at 6 p.m. at the Goleta Valley Community Center, 5679 Hollister Avenue, hosted by the California Department of General Services. The project includes a large vehicle inspection station, large above-ground fuel tanks, microwave transmissions from a 148-foot radio tower, an auto maintenance yard, oil and solvents, and hazardous materials.

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  20. Girls Inc. Opens New Teen CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2015 | Santa Barbara Independent

    The nonprofit has designated a space at its Goleta location specifically for teenage girls, where it will implement a new program agenda specifically outfitted to the interests and skills of middle school and high school girls. "Girls and teens that do not participate in programs like Girls Inc. after school are more susceptible to getting involved in negative social tendencies," said Kyrie Belme, Program Development Manager at Girls Inc. "We recognized a reduced number in our seventh and eighth grade girls and wanted to address this by providing them with a more teen-geared program that is separate from the younger girls.

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