Santa Barbara Newswire (Page 8)

Santa Barbara Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Santa Barbara, CA. (Page 8)

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  1. California beach to reopen after May oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | UPI

    A unified command responding to the May oil spill off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif., said El Capitan beach is scheduled to reopen to the public Thursday. Tourism authorities describe the beach as a "perfect" setting for recreational fishing and surfing .

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  2. Silver Air Signs Chuck Stumpf As EVP of Business DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Travel Industry Wire

    ... while building the Silver Air managed fleet domestically. He is based at Silver Air's corporate offices in Santa Barbara, California. "Utilizing new technology and financial modeling, Silver Air develops management plans unique to this industry that ...

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  3. Local Captain Saves DolphinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Edhat

    On Saturday afternoon, June 13, 2015, Dave received a call from a friend on Platform Charlie, the farthest west oil rig in the Santa Barbara "rig line." Apparently the crew had been watching a common dolphin near the platform that wasn't moving.

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  4. In BriefRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Ventura County Reporter

    Santa Barbara oil spill confirmed on local beaches Lab tests have confirmed that many of the tar balls found on beaches from Ventura County to Long Beach originated from the oil spill at Santa Barbara's Refugio State Beach last month. The May 19 oil spill released more than 100,000 gallons of oil into the Gaviota Coast, resulting in a nine-mile long slick.

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  5. Refugio Spill Prompts LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Nexus

    State Senator Hannah-Beth Jackson and Assemblyman Das Williams both are continuing work on legislation drafted following the Gaviota Coast oil spill last month, and El Capitan beach is scheduled to reopen to the public on June 26 after being closed in response to the spill. A ruptured pipe belonging to Plains All American Pipeline Oil Company leaked over 100,000 gallons of oil, 21,000 gallons of which spilled into the ocean off the coast of Santa Barbara County on May 19. As a result of the spill, El Capitan beach and Refugio California state park were both closed to the public.

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  6. Rape Crisis Center Receives Grant From the Fund for Santa BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Nexus

    Having received a grant from the Fund for Santa Barbara, SBRCC plans to educate the public and encourage discussions about rape culture among I.V. residents. The Fund for SB will provide SBRCC with $10,000 per year for the next three years to expand services to prevent sexual assault in Isla Vista.

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  7. Community Rallies Against Energy Company Drilling Off SB CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Nexus

    Santa Barbara residents held a rally yesterday at the Goleta Valley Community Center, urging Jerry Brown and the State Lands Commission to reject energy company Veneco Inc.'s desire to send oil through the same pipeline that leaked, causing the Refugio Oil Spill, by drilling fossil fuel. Will Tran/Daily Nexus Santa Barbara community members held a rally Wednesday at the Goleta Valley Community Center calling on California Governor Jerry Brown and the State Lands Commission to deny energy company Venoco, Inc.'s application for a permit to drill fossil fuel off the Santa Barbara coast, which would entail sending oil through the same pipeline that leaked on May 19, causing the Refugio Oil Spill.

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  8. Communications woes plagued Santa Barbara oil spill responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... according to the records released to federal elected officials. However, company workers at the site near Santa Barbara were contending with "immediate demands and distractions" and couldn't be reached by Plains personnel based in Bakersfield, the ...

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  9. Hankin Group Selects Yardi RENTmaximizer to Realize Revenue Growth with More Competitive PricingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Business Wire

    ... processes and services with portfolio-wide business intelligence and platform-wide mobility. Yardi is based in Santa Barbara, Calif., and serves clients worldwide from offices in North America, Asia, Australia, Europe and the Middle East. For more ...

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  10. US military jet crashes in Arizona: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Star

    Debris from a two-seater single engine S312 Tucano aircraft lies at a crash site north of Santa Barbara, California June 23, 2015 in this handout photo provided by the Santa Barbara County Fire Department. UTERS/Mike Eliason/Santa Barbara County Fire Department/Handout via Reuters WASHINGTON: A U.S. military plane crashed late Wednesday in Arizona, reportedly rupturing a gas line and sparking a large fire, officials said.

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  11. Records show pipeline company couldn't reach workers at California oil spill siteRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Fox News

    ... Center, according to the records released to federal elected officials. Company workers at the site near Santa Barbara were contending with "immediate demands and distractions" and couldn't be reached by Plains personnel based in Bakersfield, the ...

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  12. CHK Graphic Designer Kyril Negoda Honored with Award of ExcellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Noozhawk

    CHK America , with headquarters in Santa Barbara, is pleased to recognize one of its own, graphic designer Kyril Negoda, on winning a Northern Lights "Award of Excellence" from the Minnesota Association of Government Communicators. Kyril created illustrations, maps and layouts and oversaw the overall art direction for the "We're Making It Easier to Get Up and Down France Avenue" project.

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  13. Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Plains All American Pipeline Over Santa Barbara Oil SpillRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | PR Log

    A class action lawsuit was filed yesterday against Houston, Texas-based Plains All American Pipeline arising out of the May 19, 2015 oil pipeline spill that discharged over 100,000 gallons of toxic crude oil onto beaches and into the ocean along the PRLog - June 24, 2015 - SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -- A class action lawsuit was filed yesterday against Houston, Texas-based Plains All American Pipeline arising out of the May 19, 2015 oil pipeline spill that discharged over 100,000 gallons of toxic crude oil onto beaches and into the ocean along the Santa Barbara County coastline.

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  14. California crude oil spill cleanup costs hit $92 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | NewsOK.com

    ... Beach, north of Goleta, Calif. The shutdown of a pipeline that spilled up to 101,000 gallons of crude on the Santa Barbara coast forced Exxon Mobil Corp. to halt operations at three offshore platforms because it couldn't deliver oil to refineries, ...

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  15. Hollywood mourns 'Titanic' composer HornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The China Post

    Shell-shocked Hollywood mourned Tuesday James Horner, the Oscar-winning composer of musical scores for a string of smash-hit movies including "Titanic" and "Avatar," who died in a plane crash aged 61. Trade magazine Variety reported the highly talented composer died Monday when his private aircraft went down in Santa Barbara, California. "We have lost an amazing person with a huge heart and unbelievable talent.

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  16. Susan Miles Gulbransen: How to Show a Difference? Paksy Plackis-Cheng Writes 'Impact X'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Noozhawk

    Since I grew up in Santa Barbara and have lived here part of my adult life, I have always been aware of the tremendous philanthropic energy of our town. Philanthropy means giving of time, talent and treasure for something you feel a passion to better your community.

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  17. Exxon halts 3 platforms after spill crippled pipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The China Post

    The shutdown of a pipeline that spilled up to 101,000 gallons of crude on the Santa Barbara coast forced Exxon Mobil Corp. to halt operations at three offshore platforms because it couldn't deliver oil to refineries, the company said Tuesday. The company temporarily ceased operations last week because Santa Barbara County rejected its emergency application to truck oil to refineries, spokesman Richard Keil said.

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  18. Pipeline firm couldn't reach staff at California spill siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Republic

    ... according to company records released to California's U.S. senators. However, company workers at the site near Santa Barbara were contending with "immediate demands and distractions" and couldn't be reached by Plains personnel based in Bakersfield, ...

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  19. County Public Health Holding Community Meetings on Safe Disposal of DrugsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Noozhawk

    The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department is exploring issues about the safe disposal of drugs, and wants the public's ideas, suggestions and solutions for the establishment of a convenient drug collection program. The issues include the accumulation of unused medications being dangerous for children, pets, seniors and teens, and the improper disposal of leftover medications contaminating water and the environment.

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  20. At the Junction of Science and EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Edhat

    ... but born of the same stuff. At the interface of these related disciplines new discoveries await. Two UC Santa Barbara postdoctoral fellowships administered by the independent Santa Barbara Foundation support such cross-disciplinary research: The ...

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