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  1. Free 'New to Medicare' Seminar Scheduled for July at Carpinteria LibraryRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    The "New to Medicare" presentation will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 17 at the Carpinteria Branch Library, 5141 Carpinteria Ave. in Carpinteria. "HICAP is offering this presentation to help new beneficiaries and their caregivers better understand this comprehensive health care program," said Jim Talbott, board president for the Central Coast Commission for Senior Citizens.

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  2. Melvin 'Patudi' Solano of Carpinteria, 1936-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Melvin "Patudi" John Solano, 78, of Carpinteria, Calif., passed away peacefully at Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital on Sunday, May 25, 2015, after a lengthy illness. Mel moved to Carpinteria as a child and attended Aliso Elementary School and Carpinteria High School, where he played Warrior football.

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  3. Special Olympics Honoring Sheriff's Lt. Butch Arnoldi with Community Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Noozhawk

    Special Olympics Santa Barbara County Region is proud to announce Lt. Ugo Peter "Butch" Arnoldi as the organization's Community Service Award recipient.

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  4. Family Storytime with Monica Robarge Set for Sunday at Curious Cup BookstoreRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Noozhawk

    "For the Love of Books! Family Storytime with Monica Robarge" will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday, May 31 at Curious Cup Bookstore , 3817 Santa Claus Lane in Carpinteria.

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  5. Curious Cup Bookstore Hosting Book Signing with Children's Author Lee WardlawRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | Noozhawk

    Award-winning children's book author Lee Wardlaw will read from and autograph copies of her newest book for preschoolers, Won Ton and Chopsticks: A Cat and Dog Tale Told in Haiku , from noon to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 14 at Curious Cup Bookstore , 3817 Santa Claus Lane in Carpinteria. A new puppy arrives, and nothing will be the same.

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  6. Family Service Agency Excels at Cooking Up Dreams, and Delivering On ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Noozhawk

    Inaugural benefit features an A-list menu of chefs and celebrity judges, all to assist nonprofit's youth enrichment programs Enjoying the Family Service Agency's inaugural "Cooking Up Dreams" benefit were, from right, board members Cheri Jasinski, Katya Armistead, Shirley Ann Hurley, Mary Harvey and Andrew Wilson, along with executive director Lisa Brabo, second from left. Unique and exotic dishes from local restaurants and chefs served up dreams for more than 300 guests of the Family Service Agency's recent "Cooking Up Dreams" event, which brought together supporters of the oldest nonprofit organization in Santa Barbara.

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  7. A Magical Night in Store at Plaza Playhouse Theater in CarpinteriaRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Noozhawk

    The original Hollywood-based Magic Castle organization brought the first of two nights of a special showing of the first science fiction film ever made, Georges Mlies A Trip to the Moon . The evening also featured an awesome live magic show by magician John Carney, who has won more awards from Hollywood's Academy of Magical Arts than anyone in their history.

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  8. Assembly Appropriations Committee Hears Williams Bill on Underground Injection ControlRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Noozhawk

    AB 356 by Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, requiring groundwater monitoring plans for underground injection projects, was heard in the Assembly Appropriations Committee on Wednesday. The bill was sent to the suspense file for further review.

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  9. Carpinteria-Summerland District Grants Chief Mike Mingee's Request for Early RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Noozhawk

    The Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District accepted an early retirement bid from Fire Chief Mike Mingee on Tuesday night, agreeing to release Mingee more than a year sooner in what the chief called a mutual decision. Mingee, 59, said he asked to leave the post he's held since November 2007 to retire and move into the next stage of his life effective July 31. The fire district's board of directors, which discussed the item in closed session, unanimously voted without additional comment to accept separating Mingee's employment contract, which had been set to expire Dec. 31, 2016.

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  10. Methamphetamine, Heroin Seized Following Traffic Stop in CarpinteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Noozhawk

    At approximately 3 a.m. Sunday, a Santa Barbara County sheriff's deputy on patrol in the City of Carpinteria observed a subject parked in the red zone near the intersection of Bailard Avenue and Carpinteria Avenue. The deputy contacted the subject for the violation, who was later identified as 25-year-old Johnny Salamanca-Rodriguez of Santa Clara.

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  11. Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce Selects New President/CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Noozhawk

    After a nationwide search, a new president/chief executive officer has been selected for the Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce . Lynda Lang has held the position of president/CEO since 2007 and will retire at the end of the month, making the transition seamless for both chamber and community members.

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  12. Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Chief Asking Board for Early RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Noozhawk

    The fire chief has held the post since November 2007 and will ask the district's board of directors to accept his bid for retirement at a meeting Tuesday evening. According to the agenda, and a formal statement Mingee released Thursday, he is requesting to separate from his employment contract on July 31 - a year earlier than outlined in his current contract.

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  13. Carpinteria School District Selects Finalist for SuperintendentRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Noozhawk

    Carpinteria Unified School District board members have chosen a finalist to take over as superintendent and plan to vote on the employment contract at the May 27 meeting, interim superintendent Jeff Chancer said. At Tuesday's meeting, board president Andy Sheaffer announced the district's pick is Micheline Miglis, who is currently working as the superintendent for Plumas County and the Plumas Unified School District in northern California.

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  14. Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Fleeing in Patrol Car in CarpinteriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Noozhawk

    A man who was shot and critically wounded in 2013 after attempting to flee in a Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department patrol car was sentenced Tuesday to five years in prison. Jeremy Leon Bordegaray of Cayucos was 29 at the time of his arrest on Oct. 6, 2013.

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  15. Carpinteria Sanitary District Receives Statewide 'Collection System of the Year' AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Noozhawk

    Carpinteria Sanitary District representatives, from left, Craig Murray, Matt Oliver, Mark Bennett and Tim Gallup receive the CWEA 2014 Small Collection System of the Year Award from CWEA President Simon Watson. The Carpinteria Sanitary District received the prestigious statewide California Water Environment Association "Collection System of the Year" award for 2014 in the small system category.

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  16. Carpinteria-Summerland Fire District Bond Measure Fails in Final Election ResultsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Noozhawk

    A $10.65 million bond measure failed for the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District's special mail-only election, garnering only 54.24 percent approval out of the two-thirds majority necessary. Of the 3,280 votes cast, which represents 35.33 percent turnout for the special district, 1,779 people supported the bond and 1,501 voted against it.

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  17. BizHawk: Crushcakes Cafe to Open Montecito Location This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Noozhawk

    Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing The new caf at 1150 Coastal Village Road, Suite E marks the fourth location for the regional chain, which was started by Santa Barbara native Shannon Gaston in 2008. That first location at 1315 Anacapa St. in Santa Barbara was joined soon after by a second at 4945 Carpinteria Ave. in Carpinteria in February 2011 and a third a year later at 6533 Trigo Rd., Suite 105 in the Loop in Isla Vista.

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  18. Buellton Hopped Up for Saturday's 4th Annual BrewfestRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Noozhawk

    A festival in Buellton on Saturday will celebrate beer, served alongside food and music and even boasting a wine corner. The fourth annual Buellton Brewfest is planned for River View Park from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m., with VIP entry starting at 11:30 a.m. General admission tickets are $45 if purchased beforehand or $50 at the door, while admission for the designated driver is $20.

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  19. Get Paid to Recycle Your Old Refrigerator or FreezerRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Noozhawk

    The South County Energy Efficiency Partnership , a partnership of Southern California Edison, Southern California Gas Company, the cities of Carpinteria, Goleta, Santa Barbara, and the County of Santa Barbara, are hosting a free refrigerator pickup weekend on Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. All residents and businesses in South Santa Barbara County that want to replace their older working refrigerator or freezer with a more energy-efficient appliance or dispose of a spare are encouraged to register. In addition to picking up old, working units and recycling them, SCE will also pay $50 for a refrigerator and $50 for a freezer, limit two units per qualifying customer.

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  20. Williams Resolution Calls for Naming Bike-Ped Path, La Conchita Coastal Access Way for AdvocatesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, has introduced Assembly Concurrent Resolution 58 , which would name the recently constructed Class I bicycle-pedestrian path at the Santa Barbara and Ventura County line after local bicycle advocate Ralph Fertig, and the La Conchita Coastal Access Way after Peter Douglas, former executive director of the California Coastal Commission. These facilities were constructed as part of the Ventura/Santa Barbara 101 HOV Lanes by Caltrans, in partnership with the Santa Barbara County Association of Governments and the Ventura County Transportation Commission.

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