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  1. Local High School Students to Gather Saturday for Peace Builders ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    About 100 students from Santa Barbara, San Marcos, Carpinteria and La Cuesta high schools will gather Saturday, March 7 for a Peace Builders Conference, where they will develop school and community pride and learn how to make school culture more welcoming, safe and positive. The conference will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Carrillo Recreation Center, 100 E. Carrillo St. in Santa Barbara.

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  2. Sandra Knight to Serve Girls Inc. of Santa Barbara, Carpinteria in New Joint PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Noozhawk

    In her new role as director of finance and administration, Knight will be responsible for the accounting operations of both organizations, including producing financial reports and developing and monitoring the annual budget. She will also oversee human resources, information technology and physical infrastructure.

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  3. Sheila Ehrman of Santa Barbara, 1920-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Noozhawk

    Sheila will always be remembered for her generosity of spirit, energy and commitment to the arts, compassion for others, and devotion and love of her family. Sheila was born in Liverpool, England, on May 15, 1920, to Matthew and Mary Alice Carter, where she spent her childhood with her brother, Kenneth.

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  4. For Arianna Lopez, Girls Inc. of Carpinteria Is a Home Away from Home - and So Much MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Noozhawk

    Arianna Lopez credits her time at Girls Incorporated of Carpinteria with changing her life. "It was so much fun being here," she says.

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  5. NASA Satellite Successfully Deploys Antenna Made in Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Noozhawk

    Carpinteria company's creation - launched by Delta II rocket from VAFB - will enable scientists to map and measure earth's soil moisture from space The Soil Moisture Active Passive , built by Carpinteria-based Astro Aerospace, is the first-ever spinning and precision mass-balanced deployable mesh reflector antenna. According to NASA,it is the largest spinning mesh reflector ever deployed in space.

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  6. Community Volunteers Help Students Celebrate Dr. Seuss with United We Read EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider reads "Corduroy" to Franklin Elementary School first-graders on Friday for United Way of Santa Barbara County's United We Read event, held in honor of Monday's Dr. Seuss Day. Little readers at Franklin Elementary School got a special treat on Friday as two dozen volunteers entered their classrooms for a special storytime.

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  7. Donna Polizzi: Orcutt a Gem of a Destination Hiding in Plain SightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Noozhawk

    For the past 15 years, my family and friends have had a blast seeking out great places to enjoy on the Central Coast. From Carpinteria to Paso Robles, the area offers locals and visitors nearly 150 miles of pristine beaches, freshwater lakes, scenic golf courses, world-class wineries, art museums, historic and spectacular Spanish missions, and of course, simply breathtaking natural scenery with ocean views rivaling any others in the world.

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  8. Fire Crews, Bomb Squad Practice Hazmat Response in Montecito Training DrillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Noozhawk

    Montecito-area firefighting crews from multiple agencies worked Thursday morning, with many wearing head-to-toe protective gear and breathing apparatus, as part of an annual training drill to make sure they're prepared for an encounter with hazardous materials during the course of their work. Miramar Avenue was closed down to traffic on Thursday morning as crews from the Montecito , Santa Barbara and Carpinteria/Summerland fire departments were on scene for the drill, as well as members of the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department and its bomb squad robot.

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  9. Williams Introduces Bill to Expand Comprehensive Crisis Care Services for YouthRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, on Wednesday introduced Assembly Bill 741, which would ensure that mental health services for children and youth experiencing a crisis is available and accessible. AB 741 is supported by the Steinberg Institute on Advancing Behavioral Health Policy and Leadership, the California Council of Community Mental Health Agencies, the California Alliance of Child and Family Services and the National Council for Behavioral Health.

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  10. In-N-Out Burger's 'Cover to Cover' Reading...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Noozhawk

    Beginning on Saturday, March 7, children ages 4 through 12 are invited to participate in In-N-Out Burger's "Cover to Cover" reading program at Carpinteria Library, Eastside Library and Santa Barbara Central Library. For every five books that a child reads, he or she will earn an "Achievement Award," which is good for a free cheeseburger or hamburger at any In-N-Out Burger.

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  11. Williams Co-Introduces Bill to Help Reach Governor's 50% Renewable Energy Target by 2030Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, and Anthony Rendon, D-Lakewood, on Tuesday introduced Assembly Bill 645, which aims to help achieve Gov. Jerry Brown's climate change goals by implementing a renewable energy target of 50 percent by 2030. California leads the nation in developing and implementing successful clean energy policies.

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  12. Williams Introduces Land Use Enforcement Bill to Give Counties More Control, DiscretionRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, on Monday introduced Assembly Bill 514, which would provide counties with more local control and discretion over fines imposed for violations of the county's Land Use and Development Codes. "AB 514 will promote greater compliance with county ordinances by enabling the local agency to impose appropriate and proportional fines, and ensure the county's land use codes are enforced while keeping the local environment intact," Williams said.

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  13. With Interim Superintendent in Place, Carpinteria School District Searches for Permanent CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Noozhawk

    Local Jeff Chancer, with experience in Ventura and Oxnard districts, is filling in until Carpinteria hires a replacement for Paul Cordeiro Jeff Chancer, interim superintendent of the Carpinteria Unified School District, is not a candidate for the permanent position. "I want to hand it off to the new person in as good a shape as I can," he says.

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  14. South Coast Shows Its Gratitude for Fighting Back Mentors and the Vital Work They DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Noozhawk

    Ex-NFL - and Carpinteria High - star Chris Gocong helps CADA raise funds, friends for program matching at-risk youths with adult role models From left, John Daly, co-chairman of the Santa Barbara Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Fourth Annual Gratitude Luncheon; founder and honorary luncheon chairwoman Anne Smith Towbes; event co-chairwoman Marybeth Carty; and keynote speaker and former NFL linebacker Chris Gocong. Founded by the event's honorary chairwoman, Anne Smith Towbes, the Fighting Back Mentor Program includes trained adult mentors providing confidential counseling and prevention education for students in fourth to eighth grade attending schools in Carpinteria, Goleta and Santa Barbara.

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  15. Irene Shillington of Carpinteria, 1919-2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Noozhawk

    A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21 at Welch-Ryce-Haider's downtown chapel.

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  16. Shirley Jones, Marty Ingels Star in 'Love Letters' at Carpinteria's Plaza Playhouse TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Noozhawk

    The play, which had a recent run in New York, centers on the reading of correspondence exchanged by two longtime friends - now in their twilight years - as they shared their life experiences over the decades from childhood through adulthood and beyond. Jones, honored with an Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her dramatic work in Elmer Gantry with Burt Lancaster in 1960, co-starred in many of the best Hollywood musicals of the mid-1950s and early '60s, including Oklahoma! , Carousel and The Music Man .

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  17. Peoples' Self-Help Housing Completed 36 Affordable Units, 24 Self-Help Homes in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Noozhawk

    Thanks to its board of directors, staff, donors, investors and volunteers, Peoples' Self-Help Housing completed 36 affordable rental units and helped Self-Help home builders complete 24 houses in 2014, PSHH President/CEO John Fowler announced. The 36 new affordable rental units in Arroyo Grande brought the total rental units PSHH has developed and manages to 1,571.

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  18. Williams Introduces College Campus Sexual Assault Legislative PackageRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, immediate past chair of the Assembly Higher Education Committee, has announced plans to introduce a Campus Sexual Assault Legislative Package. "Sexual violence is a devastating problem that impacts the lives of women, men and children," Williams said.

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  19. Pair Arrested at Carpinteria Motel on Drug, Burglary ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Noozhawk

    Two people are facing drug-possession and auto-burglary charges in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties after being arrested in Carpinteria. Jared Johnson, 19, and Jace Milone, 25, were arrested Jan. 30 at a Carpinteria motel room, where deputies seized more than 13 grams of narcotics and a large amount of stolen property, which they had attempted to sell on Craigslist, according to Kelly Hoover, spokeswoman for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department.

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  20. Tara Jones: 2015 Is the Year of the Beer in Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Noozhawk

    Step aside sheep . For Santa Barbara County, this is the Year of the Beer. With new breweries popping up around every corner, Santa Barbara County has a spot for just about everyone no matter where you live.

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