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  1. Montecito has no cheap fix for droughtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pacific Business Times

    ... to set in motion the creation of a hybrid special district to manage groundwater supplies into the future. For Montecito, the options are much more limited. At a meeting of the Montecito Water District on March 24, some 200 residents who attended ...

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  2. Heir of the DogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Santa Barbara Independent

    Most of the time, it works the other way around. But after witnessing the Montecito Water Board in action Tuesday eveninga I showed up fully expecting an unruly mob of angry citizens armed with pitchforks and rakes.

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  3. Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care to Honor Sally Hall, Mercedes Eichholz at Mother's Day LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Noozhawk

    ... of several local organizations, including Crane School, the United Nations Association, the Junior League, the Montecito Union School PTA, Hospice of Santa Barbara and St. Michael's University Church. She was the devoted (and hardworking!) wife to ...

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  4. Santa Barbara Sets Heat Record; More High Marks May Be On the WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Noozhawk

    ... nothing like the gusts that whipped parts of Santa Barbara County on Tuesday. A gust of 79 mph was recorded in the Montecito foothills Tuesday night, Seto said. No rain is in the forecast for the next seven days, Seto said, although he added that ...

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  5. Casa Dorinda Expansion Concerns NeighborsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Edhat

    ... area should be tested for Chumash cultural sites, including the Victor Sky Eagle Dance house and last Chumash Montecito residential area just north of the project. 3. A full description and mapping of all infrastructure must be done. (by ...

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  6. Junior League of Santa Barbara Played Role in Starting Camp ConestogaRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Noozhawk

    ... this year. On April 11, the league will hold its Seventh Annual Gala at the Coral Casino Beach & Cabana Club in Montecito. Funds raised at the benefit, sponsored by Tiffany & Co. , will further the mission of the Junior League through membership ...

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  7. Montecito Bank & Trust Bumps Up Amount of Anniversary Grants for Local NonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Noozhawk

    The annual awards reception, marking the bank's 40th birthday, honors 10 organizations handpicked to each receive $4,000, up from $1,500 Montecito Bank & Trust senior portfolio manager Charles Faulding proudly announces a $4,000 donation to the nonprofit Neal Taylor Nature Center, for which he also serves as a board member, during MB&T's annual Anniversary Grants awards reception Tuesday evening. In honor of its 40th birthday, Montecito Bank & Trust gave nonprofits more money than usual during its annual Anniversary Grants awards reception Tuesday evening.

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  8. Montecito Association Committee Rebuffs Neighbors' Request for Casa Dorinda EIRRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Noozhawk

    The Montecito Association's land-use committee has decided not to request that additional environmental studies be done on a proposed expansion of the Casa Dorinda retirement community in Montecito. The decision chagrined neighbors, who were asking that an environmental impact report be required for the project, which would add 20 new independent-living units, six personal-care units and six memory-care units, along with a new grill restaurant on the property and other changes to the facility at 300 Hot Springs Lane.

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  9. County Supervisors to Hear Miramar Appeals in AprilRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Noozhawk

    The fate of the Miramar Beach Resort & Bungalows development in Montecito is slated to be decided April 14, when the Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to consider two appeals of its approval. A hearing date was set Tuesday, with the supervisors unanimously agreeing to schedule the sure-to-be-long hearing sooner rather than later.

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  10. An Open-Air Wedding at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, CARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Bride's Magazine

    When Wynn Myers, 29, and Scott Dubois, 33, first started planning their wedding, they had one priority in mind: "We really wanted to have it all outdoors ," says Wynn. The duo fell in love with San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California, and knew it would be just the place to invite their 31 guests for an intimate late-summer celebration.

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  11. Wind AdvisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Edhat

    ... AFFECTED INCLUDE HIGHWAYS 101...154...AND 192...ESPECIALLY NEAR GAVIOTA...SAN MARCOS PASS...AND BELOW THE HILLS OF MONTECITO. TARGET AREA: Santa Barbara County Mountains Santa Barbara County South Coast

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  12. Junior League of Santa Barbara Seeking Silent Auction Donations for April 11 GalaRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Noozhawk

    The gala - April 11 at the Coral Casino Beach & Cabana Club in Montecito - is the Junior League's highlight event of the year, and the funds raised will further the mission of the league through membership training, programming and other worthy initiatives that help continue our success in bettering the community.

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  13. Lily Aldridge smoulders in topless shoot as she discusses Taylor SwiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Mail

    ... frontman Caleb in May. The happy couple met at Coachella Festival in 2007 and tied the knot at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, California, in 2011. 'I don't take this life for granted,' she told Maxim. 'That's why I like social media. People see that ...

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  14. Evacuation Due to Gas Leak in CarpinteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Edhat

    Roger the Scanner Guy reports Montecito Fire is evacuating residents of the 5500 block of Calle Ocho in Carpinteria due to a gas leak.

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  15. Westmont stuns top-seeded Hope International to reach NAIA men's finalRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... in the semifinals of the NAIA Division I men's basketball championship in Kansas City, Mo. Westmont, located in Montecito near Santa Barbara, will face sixth-seeded Dalton State in the championship game Tuesday at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas ...

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  16. La Casa de Maria Retreat Center Responds to Drought with Water Stewardship ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Noozhawk

    From left, La Casa de Maria Retreat Center employee Santiago Mendoza, consultant Daniel Wilson and his assistant, Timothy Kershaw, use GPS equipment to create a resource map of the Montecito property. Our local water district had instituted a stringent water conservation plan for our property at 800 El Bosque Road in Montecito.

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  17. Gusty Conditions Expected This Week on South Coast, with Heat Wave on the WayRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Noozhawk

    Winds gusting to 35 mph were sweeping through the Montecito foothills early Monday, and the National Weather Service said the blustery conditions are likely to continue for much of the week. The weather service said northwest to north winds of 15 to 25 mph are to be expected below canyons and passes Monday and Tuesday on Santa Barbara County's South Coast.

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  18. Judy Foreman: Taking the Day Off to Explore Summerland Is Well Worth the WalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Noozhawk

    ... in Summerland, and shorts and flip-flops are about as dressed up as you need to get. Unlike its upscale neighbor, Montecito, there is usually a place to park - unless it's a Monday night, when the locals traditionally descend on The Nugget for ...

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  19. Steven Crandell: Anne and Michael Towbes Give Away the Secrets of Their Philanthropy PhilosophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Noozhawk

    ... stays at the bank. And that's what allows us to be able to give it away." - Janet Garufis , president and CEO, Montecito Bank & Trust Many Santa Barbarans know Michael Towbes is the founder of Montecito Bank & Trust, but only a very few know that he ...

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  20. Junior League of Santa Barbara Played Role in Battling 1926 Tuberculosis OutbreakRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Noozhawk

    ... this year. On April 11, the league will hold its Seventh Annual Gala at the Coral Casino Beach & Cabana Club in Montecito. Funds raised at the benefit, sponsored by Tiffany & Co. , will further the mission of the Junior League through membership ...

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