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  1. Community Action Commission Providing Free After-School SnacksRead the original story

    Monday | Noozhawk

    Four sites* are open to children and youth with the only requirement being that those who receive a meal be under 18. Ten more sites are open to children whose families are eligible by income and who are attending after-school programs in Carpinteria, Santa Barbara, Goleta, Santa Maria, Lompoc and Guadalupe. CAC anticipates serving over 1,000 snacks daily for the Community Child Nutrition Snack Program.

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  2. Carpinteria School District Seeking Voter Approval of $90 Million Bond for Campus UpgradesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Noozhawk

    The Carpinteria Unified School District is pursuing its first general obligation bond initiative in 20 years, and officials hope local voters support the $90-million amount to upgrade aging facilities. "You've got old schools and you can't have bake sales to raise the money you need to make the improvements - the only recourse is to go to the voters."

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  3. Santa Barbara Council Discussing Lawsuit with Caltrans over Highway 101 ProjectRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Noozhawk

    The council met in closed session Sept. 16, and Noozhawk has learned that the council initially voted to file a lawsuit over the project's environmental impact report.

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  4. 'I Am Santa Barbara County' Training Program Aims to Inspire Tourism IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Noozhawk

    About a dozen so-called ambassadors recently participated in a three-hour "I AM Santa Barbara County" tourism training program, the first in a series offered through Visit Santa Barbara. Members of the local tourism and business community discussed and wrote down what makes the city a tourism destination.

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  5. Carpinteria Woman Wounded But Alive After Being Attacked By Black BearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Noozhawk

    Emily Miles says 'my life was on the line' when she fought back against the 300-pound animal while walking with her dogs Emily Miles of Carpinteria, who owns an avocado orchard in Ventura County, was walking in Rincon Canyon with her two dogs this week when she was attacked by a black bear, suffering wounds to her back. A fourth-generation Carpinteria woman is recovering after being attacked by an adult black bear earlier this week near her avocado ranch, an experience that she knows could have ended her life.

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  6. Carpinteria Rotary Donates $11,000 to Support School District Music ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Noozhawk

    The Rotary Club of Carpinteria recently presented the Carpinteria Unified School District Board of Directors with the funds to purchase new band instruments, sheet music and storage shelving for its district-wide "Bands Forever" program. Rotary Foundation chair Lin Graf and club's past president, Roland Rotz, along with current Rotary president Pat Kistler, past president John Welty and club member Craig Murray, were present for the presentation, on Tuesday evening at the City of Carpinteria Council Chambers.

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  7. Chamber of Commerc Golf Classic Supports Junior Carpinterian Scholarship FundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Noozhawk

    The Golf Clasic's first-place low gross winners were Team Montecito Bank & Trust members, from left, Joe Ballesteros, Danny Contreras, Rich Nahas, Anthony Castillo and Javier Quezada. The Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce featured its 17th annual Golf Classic at Glen Annie Golf Club on Sept.

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  8. UCSB Employees Walk Away with New Wheels at Abandoned Bike SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Noozhawk

    Katie Title slowly rocked a five-gear bicycle forward and backward, seemingly mesmerized by the way its white and pink wheels swayed on the pavement outside UC Santa Barbara 's Campbell Hall. "I feel really lucky," said Title, an administrative assistant in the university's Human Resources Department who debated the purchase.

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  9. Student Raises Funds, Buys New Equipment for The Howard School's P.E. ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Noozhawk

    Taylor Kane, a sixth-grader at The Howard School in Carpinteria, came back to school this year with more than just some completed summer reading in hand - the sports-loving 11-year-old gifted a bevy of P.E. equipment to the preschool through eighth grade academy. She procured the items during her self-initiated service project to raise funds for adding equipment to her school's physical education program.

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  10. Community Breakfast Fetes the Success Stories of United Boys & Girls ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Noozhawk

    Great futures started early in the morning for more than 150 attendees at the 10th annual Community Breakfast for United Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Barbara County . The fete featured some true all-stars, including Jeff Henley, founder and chairman of the board of Oracle , legendary basketball coach Ben Howland and mistress of ceremonies Paula Lopez , veteran newscaster for KEYT, KCOY and KKFX .

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  11. Reyes Villalpando of Carpinteria, 1934-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Noozhawk

    The Villalpando family mourns the passing of Reyes Villalpando, beloved brother, husband, father and grandfather. Reyes passed away peacefully on Sept.

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  12. Dario Pini Sues City of Carpinteria for 'Unreasonable' Fees from Code ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Noozhawk

    A local landlord well-known for his run-ins with municipal and building code enforcement officials is suing the City of Carpinteria for what he says are "unreasonable" fines, according to a lawsuit filed earlier this summer. Dario Pini, who owns more than 100 properties on the South Coast, was cited by Carpinteria for code violations at five of his properties in the community.

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  13. 'Medicare Open Enrollment Choices' Seminar Planned in CarpinteriaRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Noozhawk

    The "Medicare Open Enrollment Choices" presentation will be held beginning at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31 at the Carpinteria Branch Library, 5141 Carpinteria Ave. in Carpinteria. "HICAP is offering this presentation to help beneficiaries and their caregivers better understand their choices during the Medicare open enrollment period, which runs from Oct. 15 through Dec. 7," said Jim Talbott, president of the Board of Directors for the Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens .

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  14. Reed Interiors Debuts Exclusive Kitchen, Bath Offerings with Designer Michel ClairRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Noozhawk

    As summer comes to an end in Santa Barbara and the kids are back in school, it's the perfect time to renovate the heart of your home into a space you will love. Just in time, Reed Interiors is launching an exclusive new kitchen and bath collection, featuring European-style designs tailored to match any lifestyle.

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  15. Governor Signs Tuberculosis Bill Authored by Assemblyman WilliamsRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Noozhawk

    The governor has signed a bill authored by Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, which would replace the currently mandated tuberculosis examination with a TB risk assessment and follow up TB exams, based on the results of that assessment. "By replacing the exam with a risk assessment and a follow-up TB test, AB 1667 addresses two problems that California currently faces: False positives and shortages of TB tests," Williams said.

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  16. 15th Annual Creek Week Celebration Begins SaturdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Noozhawk

    Scheduled for Sept. 20-28, Creek Week is an annual celebration of our local watersheds, and an opportunity for community members to learn more about local creeks and the ocean through hands-on activities and volunteer events.

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  17. Montecito Trails Foundation Saddles Up in Celebration of 50th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Noozhawk

    The Montecito Trails Foundation held its annual barbecue and fundraiser on Saturday at the home of Hal and Mary Coffin in Montecito Valley Ranch at the corner of Sheffield Drive and Ortega Hill Road in Montecito. The Montecito Trails Foundation is dedicated to the preservation and maintenance of public trails in Montecito, Summerland and Carpinteria.

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  18. Laguna Blanca School Welcomes Four New Members to Board of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Noozhawk

    Laguna Blanca's Board of Trustees play an important role in supporting the school's mission to develop the intellectual, social, physical, artistic and ethical lives of each student by providing a comprehensive and personalized educational experience. Laguna Blanca is pleased to announce the following new officers to their Board of Trustees: Greg Bartholowmew, Karen Fry, Christian Heyer and Layli Sobhani.

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  19. Highway 101 Carpool Lanes Open Near Mussel ShoalsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Noozhawk

    The Caltrans project widening Highway 101 near Mussel Shoals is nearly complete, with lanes opening up to traffic this week. The southbound lane opened from Casitas Pass Road in Carpinteria to Highway 33 in northern Ventura County this week, said Judy Gish, public information officer for Caltrans District 7. Signs and enforcement aren't in effect yet, but the lanes will be restricted to vehicles with two or more people in them from 6 to 9 a.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. every weekday, Gish said.

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  20. More Volunteers Needed for United Way's Day of CaringRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Noozhawk

    Throughout the day, volunteers will help more than 50 local nonprofit organizations throughout Santa Barbara County, including schools, parks and churches. The Day of Caring will start with a breakfast rally at 8 a.m. at the Page Youth Center in Goleta.

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