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  1. Pop-Up Libraries Pepper Santa Barbara Thanks to Santa Barbara Middle School Community Action ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Community Action Club members Alex Coleman, Julia Hinton and Skyler Storm make quick work setting up a mini library at Lucky Penny. Mini libraries are popping up at local business all over Santa Barbara, thanks to the efforts of Santa Barbara Middle School's Community Action Club.


  2. Bill Macfadyen: Jim Drain's Death Leaves a Hole, and Not Just in CarpinteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Noozhawk

    Haggen lingering in NoozWeek's Top 5, which closes book on Sojourner CafA , wants to throw one at Genise Schu, and goes pug-eyed for a reunion While the new Soviet Union continued to button up its reset of world affairs, 106,484 people were reading Noozhawk this past week. Here's my take on your top stories: Jim Drain was as gracious as he was laconic, a charming man with a can-do spirit, a bemused grin and a twinkle in his eye.


  3. Table of Life Gala to Support Foodbank of Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Noozhawk

    Foodbank of Santa Barbara County is bringing together the local food industry, chefs, restaurateurs, winemakers and foodies to celebrate Santa Barbara County's finest while simultaneously providing nutritional meals to children. The event's School of Knowledge table sponsors have released limited $250 tickets for purchase .


  4. Wind Advisory Issued for Parts of Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Noozhawk

    Affected areas include the county's South Coast, mountain areas, and the communities of Santa Barbara, Goleta, Montecito and Carpinteria, according to the National Weather Service in Oxnard . North winds of 20-30 mph, with gusts to 45 mph, are expected, and will be strongest below passes and canyons west of Goleta, forecaster said.


  5. Annual Cancer Center Run/Walk Scheduled for Oct. 11Read the original story

    Wednesday Sep 30 | Noozhawk

    On Sunday, Oct. 11, 2015, the Cancer Center of Santa Barbara with Sansum Clinic and the Four Seasons Resort Santa Barbara will host the 23rd annual Cancer Center Walk/Run. The family-friendly event begins and ends at Montecito Union School and includes a 10K Run at 8 a.m., a 5K Walk/Run at 8:30 a.m. and a Kids' Fun Run at 10 a.m. Participants are invited to stay for a delicious, complimentary brunch buffet provided by the Four Seasons Resort Santa Barbara as well as an exciting raffle including gift certificates for local restaurants, spas and attractions.


  6. Outage Leaves More Than 1,350 Without Power in MontecitoRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 29 | Noozhawk

    An outage left more than 1,350 customers without power Tuesday afternoon in Montecito, according to the Southern California Edison Co. The outage began at 1:48 p.m., according to the company's website, and was centered north of Highway 101 between Olive Mill Road and San Ysidro Road.


  7. Cachuma Board May Wait for Winter Rains Before Moving Lake Pumping BargeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 28 | Noozhawk

    The Lake Cachuma emergency pumping facility project has been operating for a month now, and water agency leaders are hoping to delay moving the pumping barge to deeper water. After two weeks of operations, the facility used automatic pumping to meet demand for Goleta, Santa Barbara, Montecito and Carpinteria water customers.


  8. Santa Barbara Culinary Arts to Launch Second Edition of...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 25 | Noozhawk

    The popular 2014 Santa Barbara Culinary Arts cookbook was so successful, selling out three months after its release last year, that the nonprofit is publishing a second edition with an expanded list of contributors. The beautiful hard-cover cookbook will feature over 70 new recipes from top chefs, caterers, food purveyors and wineries of the Santa Barbara area.


  9. Laguna Blanca Brings Back Alumnus Mason Farrell as Chairman of the Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Noozhawk

    Farrell is a Laguna alumnus from the class of 1980, and he served on the Laguna board during the 1990s, assisting with the acquisition of the Lower School campus in Montecito. One of the key roles of the board of trustees is to ensure the school is accomplishing its mission and upholding its core values of scholarship, character, balance and community.


  10. Mill Project Prepares for Full House Come NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Noozhawk

    The exterior of the Mill Project on Santa Barbara's Eastside looks complete - it's the inside that developers were still working on this week. Three of the seven businesses signed on to occupy space within the "lifestyle-centric" development at the corner of Laguna and Haley streets are moved in and open.


  11. Bless Your Furry Friend at All Saints-by-the-Sea...Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 22 | Noozhawk

    All Saints-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church in Montecito warmly invites everyone to bring your favorite furry, feathered or finned friend, and join the chorus of all creation in the church Sunday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m. for a St. Francis Day pet blessing. While the 8 a.m. worship service will be a pet-free zone, at 10 a.m. we will gather for a special, and slightly shortened, Sunday service of Holy Communion ceremony.


  12. Friendship Center Honors Sisters Andriana, Sophia Hohlbauch at Wine Down BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 20 | Noozhawk

    Under gently swaying palm and eucalyptus trees, Friendship Center hosted its Sixth Annual Wine Down on a recent Friday evening at its Montecito campus courtyard. A couple of hundred friends of the South Coast's only nonprofit, licensed adult day services program turned out for the casual and festive event, which featured eight local vintners and a brewery pouring their wines and beers for tasting.


  13. Dan McCaslin: West Fork Cold Spring TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 17 | Noozhawk

    Captivating Cold Spring Trail in Montecito has been widely heralded as the premier Santa Barbara front country day hiking trail. Your 1-percent-er LA high roller and partner overnight at the San Ysidro Ranch and local sources tell the healthy young financial managers that Rincon has the best surfing, Lucky's the best food, and Cold Spring Trail offers the most spectacular hiking.


  14. Santa Barbara Will Negotiate with Montecito for Regional Use of Desalination PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Noozhawk

    Montecito has long been asking to join the project and even suspended planning work on building its own plant , but Santa Barbara didn't want to jeopardize its permit approvals from the Central Coast Regional Water Quality Control Board or California Coastal Commission. With the OK from regulatory agencies, Santa Barbara staff will start talking to Montecito about making the desalination plant a regional facility, public works director Rebecca Bjork said.


  15. Crushcakes Cafe Hands Off Montecito Location to Bree'Osh BakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 14 | Noozhawk

    The Crushcakes Caf in Montecito has closed after a mere four months as the business readjusts to accommodate its recent merger with Simply Pies . Crushcakes owner and Santa Barbara native Shannon Gaston sent a message to customers late last week noting that as of Monday, she would no longer operate at 1150 Coast Village Rd., Suite E, which opened in May as a fourth Crushcakes location.


  16. Santa Barbara Community Remembers 9/11 Attacks, Sacrifice of First RespondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 11 | Noozhawk

    Silence as well as words of remembrance were used Friday morning to mark the anniversary of the attacks that left nearly 3,000 people dead 14 years ago, and a small crowd gathered outside the Santa Barbara County Fire Department to remember them. With a large American Flag waving from a fire ladder truck in the background, speakers remembered the victims of Sept.


  17. Solar Panels a Solution for Potentially Massive Power OutagesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 9 | Noozhawk

    The World Business Academy , a nonprofit organization headquartered in Santa Barbara, formally filed documents describing how this area can avoid potentially disastrous power outages that Southern California Edison says can happen at any time. The Academy's plan includes an all-out effort to provide solar-generated power to Santa Barbara, Goleta, Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria, called "Powering Paradise."


  18. Construction Beginning for Santa Barbara's Desalination FacilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 8 | Noozhawk

    Construction is starting on Santa Barbara's major project to reactivate the city's desalination facility, which will start producing potable water in October 2016. The plant will produced 3,125 acre-feet of water per year, which is about one-fourth of the city's yearly water demand.


  19. Taste of the Town Returns to Dish Up Gourmet Eats and Support the Arthritis FoundationRead the original story

    Monday Sep 7 | Noozhawk

    The public is invited to attend the 34th Annual Taste of the Town Santa Barbara , the area's signature culinary event benefiting the Arthritis Foundation , featuring tastings from 80 of the finest local restaurants and Central Coast wineries Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, from noon to 3 p.m. at Riviera Park Gardens, 2030 Alameda Padre Serra, in Santa Barbara.


  20. Santa Barbara County to Check Into Short-Term Rental Issue, Especially for Unincorporated AreasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 6 | Noozhawk

    Santa Ynez Vacation Rentals offers some 40 dwellings as short-term rentals - most of them large properties catering to high-end clients. The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors is considering new regulations for such rentals operating in the county's unincorporated areas.


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