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1 hr ago | Noozhawk

Soak Up the Last Bit of Summer at Santa Barbara's 1st Thursday

Visit downtown Santa Barbara for 1st Thursday , an evening filled with free art, culture and music! The Aug. 7 event will include more than two dozen cultural art venues, all with exhibits, music and/or activities that will help you hang on to the last bit of summer.

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2 hrs ago | Noozhawk

Arrest Made in 2013 Attempted-Murder Case in Santa Barbara

A 40-year-old man was arrested Wednesday on attempted-murder charges stemming from an attack that occurred early last year on the city's Westside, according to the Santa Barbara Police Department .

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5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

A Conversation with Matthew Fox: 'Eco-Spirituality' Activist...

La Casa de Maria , an interfaith retreat and conference center in Santa Barbara, is featuring "Our Emergence Into Christ Consciousness" with Matthew Fox , Ph.D. The highly-anticipated retreat will take place Friday through Sunday in Santa Barbara.

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5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

Arthritis Foundation Kicks Off Signature 'Taste of the Town' Culinary Fundraiser

The Arthritis Foundation's annual Taste of the Town is one of the most anticipated events of the year, and supporters were invited recently to gather at BMW Santa Barbara for a special kickoff and auction marking the 33rd event.

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7 hrs ago | Edhat

2014 RS Feva World Championships

The Santa Barbara Seashell Association recently bought 5 RS Fevas to expand the sailing opportunities for 12 to 15 year olds in Santa Barbara.

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11 hrs ago | CBS Local

US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag Performance

The U.S. government's highway safety agency has opened a formal investigation into air bag failures in some Chevrolet Impala full-size cars made by General Motors.

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15 hrs ago | Santa Barbara Independent

Books: Old Spanish Days: Santa Barbara History Through its Public Art

Although the Old Spanish Days celebration only runs for four days each year, visual reminders of the 19th-century era abound throughout the city year-round in the form of public art.

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18 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Photos: Cosplay at San Diego Comic Con

JULY 26: Chubear Cosplay and Stella Chu, portraying Wonder Woman and Supergirl, attend Day 3 of Comic-Con International 2014 on July 26, 2014 in San Diego, California.

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22 hrs ago | Noozhawk

Santa Barbara County Supervisors Discuss Exemptions for Measure P Anti-Fracking Ban

Santa Barbara County officials on Tuesday considered the possible passage of Measure P, a countywide proposal to ban high-intensity petroleum operations.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Noozhawk

Santa Barbara Council OKs $644,000 to Fund Studies for Desalination Plant Reactivation

Running the facility will cost an estimated $5 million per year, but without it, the city faces a 60 percent drop in water supplies in 2017 Much of the Santa Barbara Municipal Golf Club is going without water as the city cuts back during the drought.

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Edhat

Convicted Murderer Sues for Alleged Jail Beating

Convicted murderer and gang member, Charles Owens, has sued the County of Santa Barbara and two custody deputies for an alleged beating he received while in county jail, reports The Independent.

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Noozhawk

Rona Barrett Foundation Announces Start of $3.5 Million Campaign for Golden Inn & Village

Top row from left, Mike Focht and Alice Gilaroo, Campaign for Golden Inn & Village Committee chairwoman; next row from left, Linda Burrows and Fred Rice; next row from left, Bob Jurgensen and Tony Morris; next row from left, Susan Weber and Annalisa Nearn; and bottom row from left, Tresha Sell and Rona Barrett.

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Noozhawk

Goleta Planning Commission Supports Marriott Hotel Project

The Marriott Residence Inn hotel development plan was supported by the Goleta Planning Commission in a 3-2 decision Monday night, which pushes the project to the City Council for final approval.

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Noozhawk

Using Channel Islands as Model, UCSB Collaboration Demonstrates Importance of Historical Ecology

Sometimes in order to plan for the future, you have to look to the past. That is what more than two dozen scientists from across the United States did when they met at UC Santa Barbara two years ago to participate in the Channel Islands Bio-cultural Diversity Working Group.

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Edhat

Favorite SB Floral Fragrance

Am enjoying the fragrance from the one ginger plant in my back yard. What is your favorite floral fragrance in Santa Barbara? Pittosporum, gardenia, jasmine...? NOTE: We are testing a new Comment Preview Page.

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Noozhawk

Nicole Romasanta Joins Hospice of Santa Barbara as Director of Volunteers

After six years in the hotel industry, she went on to receive her master's degree in clinical psychology from the Graduate School of Education and Psychology of Pepperdine University.

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Santa Barbara Independent

SoCal Hot Rod Pedaling

Most Pedal On columns are easy to write - this one not so much. Two pieces of news changed the ending of this column.

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The Salinas Californian

Rare storm at SoCal beach 'impossible' to see comingRare storm at...

Although a commonplace in many other parts of the country, lightning rarely ever strikes the sand along the beaches of the Western U.S. Rare storm at SoCal beach 'impossible' to see coming Although a commonplace in many other parts of the country, lightning rarely ever strikes the sand along the beaches of the Western U.S. Check out this story on ... (more)

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Noozhawk

Santa Barbara to Celebrate 90th Anniversary of Old Spanish Days Fiesta

The 90th installment of Old Spanish Days Fiesta will bring the same spirited events to Santa Barbara, with a few extra treats for the thousands who will visit the area to mark the anniversary this week.

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The Daily Breeze

Drift gill-net fishery closed to make safe passage for migrating loggerhead turtles

For the first time since its creation more than a decade ago, a sea-turtle conservation area that encompasses 25,000 square miles of ocean off Southern California has been closed to gill-net fishing for fear of injuring or killing the federally protected animals.

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