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  1. Thomas Stewart of Carpinteria, 1939-2015Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Subscribe to Noozhawk's A.M. Report, our free e-Bulletin sent out every day at 4:15 a.m. with Noozhawk's top stories, hand-picked by the editors.

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  2. Margaret 'Peggy' Villalpando of Carpinteria, 1939-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    The Villalpando family mourns the passing of Margaret Villalpando, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend, and known to most as Peggy. Peggy passed away peacefully on April 17, 2015, in Santa Barbara, Calif., surrounded by her immediate family.

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  3. Girls Inc. of Carpinteria Honors Scholars, Mentors at Women of Inspiration LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    The recent "Women of Inspiration" luncheon and fundraiser at the Girls Inc. of Carpinteria headquarters was a gathering for empowering girls to be smart, strong and bold, and honored four local women as mentors and leaders within the community. The luncheon began with welcoming messages from two Girls Inc. members, National Scholars Ana Delgado and Arianna Lopez, who are both continuing a tradition of excellence in the organization that has produced 19 national scholars since 1995.

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  4. SBCAG Looks for Firm to Handle Highway 101 Widening Project Design WorkRead the original story

    Monday | Noozhawk

    A design contract for the Highway 101 widening project most likely will be awarded in August, as the Santa Barbara County Association of Governments puts out its request for proposals to plan the northern end of the corridor. The SBCAG board authorized Executive Director Jim Kemp to send out a request for proposals for design and support work last week, and will be receiving the bids in June.

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  5. Girls Inc. of Carpinteria Eureka! Program Hits the Road to Explore College CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Noozhawk

    Girls Inc. of Carpinteria , a nonprofit organization that seeks to inspire girls to be strong, smart and bold, recently hosted its Eureka! College Road Trip, with a group of local eighth-grade students spending Spring Break exploring college campuses between Los Angeles and San Diego. Part of the organization's Eureka! program, the College Road Trip is designed to encourage girls to envision themselves as college students and explore their interests and priorities when it comes to choosing a dream school.

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  6. Lompoc's New Bike Park Dedicated in Memory of Community Volunteer Al WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Noozhawk

    After the speeches, recognition, dedication and ribbon-cutting, Dave Baker on Sunday proclaimed the long-awaited words - "Let's ride" - before dozens of cyclists rolled through the gate at the new River Bend Bike Park in Lompoc. Approximately 200 people, including kids sporting helmets and city officials, gathered for the grand-opening celebration of the park built through the efforts of volunteers.

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  7. Tech Haus Incubator Offers Tools for Emerging EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Noozhawk

    "There's no security in that anymore anyway," said Christopher Puglisi, a serial entrepreneur and nomadic startup hound who settled in Santa Barbara three years ago. More and more people - especially younger ones - want to work for themselves, and that's where entrepreneur incubators come in, offering a space for budding ideas to grow.

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  8. Bill Macfadyen: Shoppers to Get First Taste of Haggen Store Brand as Grocery Conversions BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Noozhawk

    NoozWeek's Top 5 gets a lesson in geology, goes head over wheels in a mountain biking crash, parties with the Junior League and is given the mold shoulder Amid all the hype over the new Star Wars trailer , 83,639 of you still took the time to read Noozhawk this past week. May the force be with you.

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  9. BizHawk: Rusty's Pizza Headquarters Going Up on Calle Real in GoletaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Noozhawk

    Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing The flagship for regional chain Rusty's Pizza is going up at 5934 Calle Real in Goleta, where a flashy restaurant designed with art deco in mind will open for business this fall. Crews with Santa Barbara's Allen Construction tore down the building that formerly housed Takanoya Restaurant last month, making way for the new headquarters, according to Scott Jacobs, manager of the company's commercial division.

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  10. Peoples' Self-Help Housing Holding Lottery Thursday for...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Noozhawk

    Peoples' Self-Help Housing will be holding a lottery drawing this Thursday, April 16, for applicants wishing to live in the all-new Casas de las Flores affordable housing complex, which is slated to open in September in Carpinteria with 43 townhouse-style apartments. Applicant lottery numbers will be pulled individually from a tumbler during the drawing to be held live at Peoples' Dahlia Court II affordable housing complex, 1305 Dahlia Court in Carpinteria.

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  11. Reyne Stapelmann: What Can You Find on SBAOR.org?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Noozhawk

    The Santa Barbara Association of Realtors represents approximately 1,200 members from all real estate specialties, including residential sales, commercial sales, development, property management and appraisals. Our SBAOR, easy-to-navigate website provides a free link to the Santa Barbara Multiple Listing Service, which contains home listing information that is updated in real time, not 24 hours later like other real estate websites.

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  12. 7-Eleven Store Opens at State and Mission Streets in Santa BarbaraRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Noozhawk

    After many years of viewing an empty lot at State and Mission streets, Santa Barbarans finally have something worth looking at - a brand-new 7-Eleven . The City of Santa Barbara dictated the entire look of the building, and many customers have already commented, "This is the nicest 7-Eleven we have ever seen."

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  13. Carpinteria-Summerland FPD to Host Multi-Agency Wildland Firefighting ExerciseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Noozhawk

    The Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District will be hosting a large wildland urban interface firefighting exercise on Saturday, May 9. Fire departments from San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura counties, plus the U.S. Forest Service, will participate in the drill. The exercise will simulate a large wildland fire threatening the communities of Carpinteria and Summerland.

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  14. Donna Polizzi: Sand, Sun and Seals Part of Carpinteria's Small-Town Charm, Big-Time AppealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Noozhawk

    It can be reinvigorating to step away from the busy-ness of life long enough to enjoy the unlimited treasures that are around every corner of every city on the Central Coast. Many of us, even those of us lucky enough to live in the midst of paradise, benefit by taking the time to explore the richness that abounds here.

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  15. Kiwanis Club Accepting Scholarship Applications from High School SeniorsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Noozhawk

    Kiwanis will award five $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors in the Santa Barbara, Goleta and Carpinteria areas. The members of Kiwanis are proud of our local students, and over the years we have provided hundreds of scholarships to high school graduates.

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  16. LinkedIn Acquiring Carpinteria-Based lynda.comRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Noozhawk

    Carpinteria-based online learning company lynda.com is being acquired by LinkedIn , the world's largest professional network on the Internet, it was announced Thursday. The $1.5 billion deal involves a combination of cash and stock, and is expected to close in the second quarter of 2015, according to a statement from Mountain View-based LinkedIn.

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  17. Selling Houses and Funding Education: Local Realtors Lessen the Load for TeachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Noozhawk

    Village Properties owners Renee Grubb and Ed Edick set up a nonprofit organization called the Teacher's Fund. Since its inception in 2002, it has awarded more than $1.5 million worth of supplies to more than 2,600 teachers in the Santa Barbara area.

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  18. Assemblyman Williams' Sexual Assault Bill Passes Out of CommitteeRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Noozhawk

    Assemblyman Das Williams , D-Carpinteria, immediate past chair of the Assembly Higher Education Committee, has announced the passage of AB 968 from the Committee on Higher Education. AB 968 would establish a standard notation for all postsecondary schools to indicate periods of suspension and expulsion on a student transcript.

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  19. Ballots to be Mailed to Carpinteria-Summerland Voters for $10.6 Million Fire BondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Noozhawk

    If approved in May mail-in election, funding would be used for new Summerland station on Lillie Avenue and improvements to Carpinteria station If voters approve a $10.65 million bond, the Carpinteria-Summerland Fire District will replace the 90-year-old Summerland Station with a new one, just a block away on Lillie Avenue. The Carpinteria-Summerland Fire District is pushing for a $10.65 million bond measure to build a new fire station on Lillie Avenue in Summerland and pay for major renovations at the larger Carpinteria station.

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  20. Barbara's Consignment Concierge Store Finds Its Own Santa Barbara SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Noozhawk

    Barbara Reed, right, is working to get her business, Barbara's Consignment Concierge, off the ground at its new location at 1101 State St. in downtown Santa Barbara. Her mom, Diane Brod, has been helping out.

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