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  1. Community Workout to Pump Up Donations For Bucket BrigadeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Since January, the Santa Barbara Bucket Brigade has shown up to support and help the community and residents affected by the mudslides in Montecito. On Saturday, May 5, the Jenny Schatzle Program will show up to help the Bucket Brigade, hosting four workouts, all based on donations of any amount.

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  2. County Starts Dumping-Related Clean-up Work at Goleta, Carpinteria BeachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Two months after trucks stopped dumping loads of Montecito mud onto the shore at Goleta Beach County Park , the ocean waters remain closed because testing shows bacteria levels significantly exceed standards. Ocean waters are closed if they have been contaminated by fecal bacteria or raw sewage, and they will stay closed until sampling results show the water meets state health standards, according to the county Public Health Department.

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  3. Artist's Multi-media Works on Display at Open StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Artist Nathan Snyder, in conjunction with the State of the Art Gallery Exhibition, will be opening his studio to the public for the first time, 6-9 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at 910 Philinda Ave., Suite E. Snyder is one of eight local artists whose sculptures have been selected by the Santa Barbara County Office of Arts & Culture to be sited on public spaces along State Street from April until early June. His studio officially opened April 5. Snyder's contemporary stainless steel sculpture, titled Tesseract, is in front of the Montecito Bank & Trust Building, corner of Carrillo and Canon Perdido streets.

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  4. American Riviera Bank Increases Earnings with ExpansionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... shareholders. Full-service branches are located at 1033 Anacapa Street in Santa Barbara, 525 San Ysidro Road in Montecito, 5880 Calle Real in Goleta and 1601 Spring Street in Paso Robles with a residential loan production office located at 18 East ...

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  5. Study says California's deadly 1862 flood likely to repeat within 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    SAN FRANCISCO>> The 1862 flood that went down as the worst washout in modern California history, transforming the Central Valley into a raging sea and stealing countless lives and property, is often described as an improbable 200-year event. A flooded section of Highway 101 in Montecito, Calif., on Jan. 13. Because of the warming atmosphere, the type of storms that produced record flooding 156 years ago will probably be three to four times more frequent by the end of this century.

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  6. Laguna Blanca's Lower School Campus Celebrates Its HomecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Noozhawk

    Students and staff at Laguna Blanca's Lower School in Montecito returned to their campus Monday, more than three months after the Jan. 9 debris flow forced the temporary closure. The K-4 grade school at 260 San Ysidro Road escaped undamaged by the passage of thick mud, debris and boulders from the hills above Montecito, but maintenance crews have been deep cleaning to remove ash and dust in the aftermath of the Thomas Fire in December.

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  7. Montecito Man Jailed on Drug, Weapons Charges After Warrant SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Noozhawk

    Pedro Barajas, 54, was taken into custody last week after detectives served the warrant at a trailer on the 800 block of Picacho Lane, according to Kelly Hoover, a spokeswoman with the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department . "Detectives utilized K-9 Aco to conduct a search of Barajas' trailer," Hoover said.

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  8. Montecito Community Pushes Back on County 'Like-for-Like' Rebuilding RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Noozhawk

    On May 15, the county Board of Supervisors will consider amending the county zoning ordinance to streamline and speed the gargantuan task of rebuilding Montecito in the wake of a catastrophic debris flow. It's all in the spirit of helping 216 families whose homes were destroyed or damaged on the fateful morning of Jan. 9 to get their lives back soon as possible.

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  9. From the Dead Sea to the Salton SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 23 | Jerusalem Post

    ... state. The devastating effects of climate change on the California region can be grasped visiting Lake Cachuma and Montecito. From 2013-2017 California was in a drought. In 2016 Santa Barbara's main reservoir, Lake Cachuma, dropped to 7%, eventually ...

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  10. Girls Inc. of Carpinteria Celebrates Inspirational Women at Annual LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Noozhawk

    ... Parker Foundation , Insight Strategies , Victoria Juarez and Matthew Mooney, Ericka Loza-Lopez and Jaime Lopez, Montecito Bank & Trust , Lori Pearce, Nini and Peter Seaman, Sandra and Sam Tyler, Union Bank , and Ed and Nadia Van Wingerden. ...

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  11. Junior League Gala Honors D.A. Joyce DudleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Noozhawk

    ... PIP Printing and Marketing Services, Santa Barbara Foundation: Suzanne Sumerlin Duca Donor Advised Fund, Montecito Bank & Trust, BMW Santa Barbara. Welcome to Noozhawk Asks , a new feature in which you ask the questions, you help decide what ...

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  12. You Don't Have to Be Jewish to Enjoy Jewish FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Noozhawk

    ... Fine (and kosher) Ice Cream; Pure Order beer and select fine wines. Thanks go to 2018 Jewish Festival sponsors: Montecito Bank and Trust, Jano Graphics, Bright Event Rentals, Spark Creative Events, McConnell's Fine Ice Cream, the Community Shul of ...

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  13. American Riviera Bank Promotes Michael ViebeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Noozhawk

    ... with support of local shareholders. Area branches are at 1033 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara; 525 San Ysidro Road, Montecito; 5880 Calle Real, Goleta; and 1601 Spring St., Paso Robles. Visit www.americanrivierabank.com . Welcome to Noozhawk Asks , a new ...

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  14. Mudslide survivors find hope in recovered belongingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | KRQE Albuquerque

    In this Wednesday, April 11, 2018, photo, a doll covered in mud lies next to a shovel and rocks outside a home heavily damaged in a mudslide, in Montecito, Calif.

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  15. Montecito Pushes Back on Streamlined Rebuild ProcessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 22 | Santa Barbara Independent

    On May 15, the county Board of Supervisors will consider amending the county zoning ordinance to streamline and speed the gargantuan task of rebuilding Montecito in the wake of a catastrophic debris flow. It's all in the spirit of helping 216 families whose homes were destroyed or damaged on the fateful morning of January 9 to get their lives back soon as possible.

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  16. Ray Ford: Major Challenges Will Keep Trails Closed IndefinitelyRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 21 | Noozhawk

    As the Forest Service closes in on an official announcement that the Thomas Fire is completely out, a final decision will be made in the next week regarding the fate of the trails within the Montecito part of the burn area. If approved, a closure order will be announced by Los Padres Forest that will prohibit pubilc access for at least one more year.

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  17. 5 Most Expensive Celebrity Homes Of The 21st CenturyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 19 | Celebrific

    ... her financial dominance. Oprah owns more than one home, of course, but she recently purchased an estate in Montecito, California for the cool cost of just under $30 million. The main house of the property is 4,750 square feet, and sports 10 ...

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  18. Overnight Storm Leaves Dusting of Snow on Santa Barbara County MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Noozhawk

    ... Rafael mountain ranges. Manzanita Mountain in the backcountry southeast of Santa Maria and Doulton Tunnel above Montecito were the county's wettest spots, receiving about a third of an inch of rain, according to the county Public Works Department . ...

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  19. Toward Climate Change ResilienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Last December's Thomas Fire and January's Montecito debris flow sounded a wake-up call: Climate change is not a thing happening far away in other countries, or far in the future. It is happening here and now, in our backyards.

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  20. Providence and El Montecito Christian Schools in Santa Barbara Announce MergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 18 | Noozhawk

    ... according to a joint statement issued by Randal Clark, Providence board president, and Drew Dusebout, El Montecito board president Tim Loomer (currently at El Montecito and formerly at Providence) will be interim head of school; Scott Rockney will ...

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