Montecito Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Montecito, CA.

Results 1 - 20 of 224 for "u:noozhawk.com" in Montecito, CA

  1. Students Get 'Up Close and Musical' During Program...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Montecito Bank & Trust teamed up with the Music Academy of the West and the United Way of Santa Barbara County for the fourth straight year to host 270 local children for a unique musical outreach program titled "Up Close and Musical," featuring the Music Academy's Festival Orchestra, led by special guest conductor Christopher Rountree. The United Way's Fun in the Sun program participants from Aliso Elementary, Franklin Elementary, El Camino Elementary, Santa Ynez Elementary and La Cumbre Junior High arrived at the Music Academy's Miraflores campus for outdoor activities, including musical chairs with live music, face painting, arts and crafts and a photo booth.

    Comment?

  2. ZeeBlu Digital Marketing Firm Partners with 30 New Local BusinessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Noozhawk

    ZeeBlu , a Santa Barbara-based digital marketing firm, announced Wednesday that it has added 30 new local business customers to its growing clientele. "We are building a strong tribe of customers in the local Santa Barbara market by creating a comprehensive digital marketing solution for local businesses and providing it to our customers at less than the cost they would incur for hiring one employee internally," CEO Chad Ratliffe said.

    Comment?

  3. Stomp Your Feet and Swing to the Beat with Count Basie Orchestra at Granada TheatreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Noozhawk

    The Granada Theatre will be swingin' with one of the most iconic names in jazz history, the Count Basie Orchestra live, at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 19. This year marks the 80th anniversary of the Kansas City swing band that was and still is an American institution. This special concert is presented by the Granada Theatre Concert Series and sponsored by Montecito Bank & Trust.

    Comment?

  4. Santa Barbara Looks To Crack Down On News Racks, Charge Annual FeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Noozhawk

    The city of Santa Barbara wants to regulate more than 750 news racks around town, forcing owners to pay an annual fee and eventually upgrade or buy more attractive, modern news racks. John Ewasiuk, principal civil engineer for the city, said he expects the new regulations to result in fewer news racks in the city.

    Comment?

  5. Basehart Foundation Gets $10,000 Grant to Help Low-Income Pet Owners with Veterinary NeedsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 28 | Noozhawk

    The Diana Basehart Foundation is pleased to announce that it has been selected to receive a $10,000 Veterinary Assistance Grant from the Banfield Charitable Trust in recognition of its efforts to help low-income pet owners with their pets' health needs. Among the top 10 pet-related nonprofit organizations, the Banfield Charitable Trust has been working since 2004 to keep people and their pets together.

    Comment?

  6. Taliban Survivor Malala Yousafzai Brings Message of Empowerment to Santa BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Noozhawk

    Pakistani teen and youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner recounts her inspiring life story, and the cause she represents for youth around the world During her appearance Saturday in Santa Barbara, Malala Yousafzai kept her audience spellbound at the Arlington Theatre, as well as at two satellite venues. The Pakistani teenager and winner of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize discussed her life story and her life's work: ensuring access to education for all children.

    Comment?

  7. Nobel Peace Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai Inspires Santa Barbara with Message of EmpowermentRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Noozhawk

    Thousands listened attentively as a 17-year-old Pakistani girl recounted her brave story of being shot in the head by the Taliban , and her fight for global education for girls. The event was such a success that it was simulcast to full auditoriums at the New Vic Theater nearby as well as UCSB's Campbell Hall .

    Comment?

  8. Cities in Santa Barbara County Gearing Up for Fourth of July FestivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara County has dazzling plans for our country's 239th anniversary of independence, with family-friendly July 4 fun for all ages. Santa Barbara, Goleta, Montecito, Lompoc and Santa Maria all promise colorful firework shows and activities for the entire July 4 holiday, including beach barbecues, local live bands, games, contests and parades.

    Comment?

  9. Highway 101 Slab Replacement Project in Montecito to Continue Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Noozhawk

    Crews work to remove concrete slabs before they are replaced along Highway 101 between Olive Mill and San Ysidro roads in Montecito. A project to replace concrete slabs along Highway 101 between Olive Mill and San Ysidro roads in Montecito will continue next week with the following lane and ramp closures during the overnight hours: The No.

    Comment?

  10. Inventor Pitches Waterbag Technology to Import Water to Santa Barbara Coast During DroughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Noozhawk

    Terry Spragg sets his sights on the Montecito Water District as a pilot client for his patented 'SpraggBag,' flexible fabric barges towed by drone boats A television crew stands on the SpraggBag during the 1996 demonstration towing the bags along the coast of Washington. Inventor Terry Spragg believes the waterbag technology could be a viable way to import potable water for California's Central Coast and beyond.

    Comment?

  11. Montecito Firefighters Association Serving Up 4th of July Pancake BreakfastRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Noozhawk

    Pancakes, eggs, sausage and Green Star Coffee will be served by your local firefighters from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Fire District Headquarters, 595 San Ysidro Road. There is no parking available on site.

    Comment?

  12. Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce Hosting Monthly MixerRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Noozhawk

    The Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly mixer at Montecito Bank & Trust from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. this Wednesday, June 24.

    Comment?

  13. Channel Islands YMCA Recognizes Staff, Volunteers and Donors at Awards MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Noozhawk

    The nonprofit organization hosts a festive event at El Paseo Restaurant in celebrating 128 years of striving to strengthen local communities Claudia and Ed St. George, with Lucca, 9, were presented with the Channel Islands YMCA's highest tribute, the Community Collaboration Award, for their outstanding contributions to the building of a new 3,200-square-foot Isla Vista teen center. The Channel Islands YMCA celebrated 128 years of supporting people who have worked together to strengthen local communities with healthy living and social responsibility at a festive event held recently at El Paseo Restaurant in Santa Barbara.

    Comment?

  14. Judy Foreman: Montecito Country Mart Gives Shoppers a Taste of Summer and StyleRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Noozhawk

    Buzz is an important word in the restaurant and retail business. It means good things are happening, and there is action! For those who didn't want to brave the Summer Solstice crowd parading through downtown Santa Barbara on Saturday, the Montecito Country Mart held a celebration of its own: A good old-fashioned country fair.

    Comment?

  15. South Coast Bracing for Afternoon, Evening of Sundowner WindsRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 21 | Noozhawk

    Sundowner winds are expected to sweep the Santa Ynez Mountains and Santa Barbara County's South Coast on Sunday afternoon and evening, and the National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory through Monday morning. The weather service said northwest to north winds of 20 to 30 mph are in the forecast, with 45 mph gusts possible.

    Comment?

  16. Lake Cachuma Pumping, Downstream Releases Planned for SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Noozhawk

    After yet another dry winter, the Santa Ynez River Water Conservation District is planning to make downstream releases from Lake Cachuma to recharge groundwater basins along the river, and the Cachuma Operation and Maintenance Board is planning to start the emergency pumping system to get water to the Santa Barbara area once lake levels drop too low for the gravity-fed system to work. Turning on the lake's emergency pumping facility to get water to Goleta, Santa Barbara, Montecito and Carpinteria might happen in July or August, according to COMB general manager Randy Ward.

    Comment?

  17. Cost of Santa Barbara Desalination Plant Jumps to $53 Million; Council Votes to Move AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Noozhawk

    Desperate and out of options, the Santa Barbara City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to move forward with a plan to build a $53 million desalination plant to battle the worst California drought in recorded history . "If Mother Nature could tell us what she had planned for us this winter, we could probably breather easier, but she can't," Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider said.

    Comment?

  18. Investigation into Fatal Montecito Fire Finds Lamp Power Cord At Fault for Accidental BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Noozhawk

    Fire investigators are blaming a "compromised" table lamp power cord for starting an April fire in a Montecito home that killed the 88-year-old resident. The Montecito Fire Protection District announced the cause of the April 27 two-alarm blaze on Tuesday after the conclusion of a months-long investigation.

    Comment?

  19. Highway 101 Slab Replacement Project Continues in MontecitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Noozhawk

    A project to replace concrete slabs along Highway 101 between Olive Mill and San Ysidro roads in Montecito will continue this week with the following lane and ramp closures during the overnight hours: >> The No. 2 lane on southbound Highway 101 will be closed from San Ysidro Road to Olive Mill Road on Monday, June 15 through Friday morning, June 19 from 8 p.m. until 7 a.m. >> In addition, the northbound Highway 101 on/off-ramps at San Ysidro Road will be closed Monday night, June 15 through Friday morning, June 19 from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. >> The No.

    Comment?

  20. 2 New Training Structures Approved for Santa Barbara Firefighting ComplexRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara firefighters will get two new structures to help simulate live firefighting scenarios at the department's training facility on the Lower Eastside. The Santa Barbara Planning Commission on Thursday unanimously approved conditional-use and coastal-development permits for a one-story, 240-square-foot structure and a second, two-story, 930-square-foot building.

    Comment?

Montecito Job Listings
View or post Montecito job listings on Topix.
Montecito Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Montecito from Topix.
Montecito Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Montecito on Topix.