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  1. House Subcommittee Sides with Chumash on Camp 4 BillRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara County officials better work out their differences with the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians or the federal government is going to step in. That was the major takeaway from a meeting Wednesday before a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee in Washington, D.C., where local and out-of-area elected officials took no action but debated the fate of a bill that would place a parcel of land near the Chumash reservation into federal trust.

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  2. Chumash Chairman Armenta, County Supervisor Lavagnino Testify in D.C. on Federal Camp 4 LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Noozhawk

    Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Tribal Chairman Vincent Armenta, center, and Santa Barbara County Fifth District Supervisor Steve Lavagnino, right, testified Wednesday on behalf of HR 1157, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2015. Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Tribal Chairman Vincent Armenta testified Wednesday before the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs on behalf of HR 1157, the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2015.

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  3. Capps Voices Opposition to Federal Camp 4 Legislation, Testifies Issue Should Be Decided LocallyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Noozhawk

    On Wednesday, Rep. Lois Capps , D-Santa Barbara, gave a statement in opposition to the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians Land Transfer Act at a hearing of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian, Insular, and Alaska Native Affairs. H.R. 1157 is a bill that would take 1400 acres of land known as "Camp 4" in the Santa Ynez Valley into trust for the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians.

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  4. Fireworks Spectacular to Dazzle Fourth of July Celebration at Santa Maria FairparkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Noozhawk

    Bursts of color from the annual Fireworks Spectacular will light up the sky over the Santa Maria Fairpark on the Fourth of July. Purple pinwheel blasts, red and blue splashes of color and multicolored bursts of light - the annual Fireworks Spectacular celebration is on at the Santa Maria Fairpark ! Bring your chairs and blankets, gather early and settle in to listen to the sounds of popular local band Unfinished Business.

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  5. Chumash Camp 4 Annexation Bill Set to Go Before U.S. House Subcommittee on WednesdayRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Noozhawk

    The fate of a bill that would place a large parcel of land near the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians reservation into federal trust could be determined this week, when a U.S. House of Representatives subcommittee will consider its merit. HR 1157 , known as the "Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2015," is set to go before the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday.

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  6. Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce Selects New President/CEORead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Noozhawk

    After a nationwide search, a new president/chief executive officer has been selected for the Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce . Lynda Lang has held the position of president/CEO since 2007 and will retire at the end of the month, making the transition seamless for both chamber and community members.

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  7. EPA Recognizes Santa Ynez Chumash for Achievements in Zero Waste, Food RecoveryRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Noozhawk

    Since 2013, as part of its efforts under the Food Recovery Challenge, the Chumash Casino Resort have prevented more than 13 tons of food waste from entering landfills, and increased animal feeding of food scraps to more than 80 tons. "Through their participation in EPA's Food Recovery Challenge, the Chumash are providing much needed leadership in the Pacific Southwest," said Jared Blumenfeld, EPA's regional administrator for the Pacific Southwest.

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  8. Santa Barbara Man to Compete in Burger Contest at Stagecoach Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara real estate developer Scott Wallace will build something a little different this weekend - a juicy burger made out of ground veal and pork, splashed with a special mesquite marinade. Stagecoach, billed as "California's Country Music Festival," follows on the heels of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in the Indio desert.

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  9. Lucy Verlengia Hired as Assistant Controller at Peoples' Self-Help HousingRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2015 | Noozhawk

    Lucy Verlengia has been hired as assistant controller at Peoples' Self-Help Housing , a nonprofit affordable housing and services provider headquartered in San Luis Obispo. Previously, Verlengia was the accounting manager at Coachella Valley Housing Coalition in Indio for 17 years.

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  10. California Representative Reintroduces Chumash Camp 4 Bill in CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Noozhawk

    A bill that would place a large parcel of land near the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians reservation into federal trust has been re-introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives . HR 1157 was introduced Friday by Rep. Doug LaMalfa , a Republican representing California's 1st District, and referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.

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  11. Board of Supervisors Votes to Support Reform of Fee-to-Trust System for TribesRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2015 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara County officials are joining others across the state to support reforming the fee-to-trust system allowing Indian tribes nationwide to take land into trust - therefore removing it from county tax rolls and from planning oversight. The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors voted 3-2 Tuesday to adopt a resolution in support of reform, which will be sent to the California State Association of Counties to communicate at the national level in meetings with California's congressional delegation.

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  12. Santa Ynez Chumash Make $225,000 Donation to Ice Rink Project in GoletaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Noozhawk

    The tribe's name will appear on the main scoreboard in the complex, slated for the Camino Real Marketplace and expected to open this fall From left, Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Business Committee members include Kenneth Kahn, Gary Pace, Vice Chairman Richard Gomez, David Dominguez and Chairman Vincent Armenta along with Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association board president Kathy Mintzer and board secretary Steve Heinze. A nonprofit organization dedicated to building an ice skating complex in Goleta announced Monday that it has received a major, multiyear grant commitment from the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians.

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