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  1. City of Goleta Hires Genie Wilson as Director of FinanceRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Noozhawk

    Prior to joining the City of Santa Barbara she worked at the City of Temecula, where she was the chief financial officer. Her impressive credentials also include time as an accountant with Moreland and Associates CPAs.

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  2. Goleta Hires New Director of FinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Edhat

    The City of Goleta is pleased to announce the addition of Genie Wilson to the City's Management Team. Ms. Wilson will join the City as the Director of Finance on January 7, 2015.

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  3. Rotary Club of Santa Barbara Supports Local Foster Teens During HolidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Noozhawk

    Members of the Rotary Club of Santa Barbara shop at the Kmart store in Goleta for holiday gifts for teenagers in the foster-care system. For the seventh year, the Rotary Club of Santa Barbara has teamed up with the Santa Barbara Social Services Department and the Family Care Network to purchase holiday gifts for teenagers in the foster-care system.

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  4. Goleta Moves to Shut Down Venoco's Oil PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Santa Barbara Independent

    What started more than a year ago as a seemingly innocuous proposal to reopen an old well off Haskell's Beach may become a death penalty for Venoco's Ellwood Onshore Facility , the processing plant between Sandpiper Golf Club and the Bacara Resort that the oil company took over in 1997. With the State Lands Commission expected to approve that project on Wednesday , the City of Goleta took preemptive steps in City Hall on Tuesday night to fight back, essentially going for the throat of the 40-plus-year-old A split Goleta City Council - with Tony Vallejo and Roger Aceves both dissenting - called for a March 2015 hearing to consider shutting down the for good.

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  5. Goleta Council Sets 'Termination' Hearing for Venoco Facility After Adopting OrdinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    The ordinance would establish new procedures for the city to end legal nonconforming uses, and could force the closure of the Ellwood oil and gas plant Venoco employee John Fry speaks during Tuesday night's meeting, saying the company runs a safe operation and that the Goleta City Council should consider the local workers before taking action to pursue closing the Ellwood Onshore Facility. Not only did the Goleta City Council adopt an ordinance Tuesday night that could force Venoco Inc.'s Ellwood Onshore Facility to shut down, but it set a time for a "termination" hearing.

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  6. Big Brand Tire & Service Opens Innovative Tire Store in GoletaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PRWeb

    Big Brand Tire & Service, SoCal's leading provider of tires and automotive services, is pleased to announce the grand opening of its newest store in Goleta, California. The new store, located at 6010 Hollister Ave, becomes a design prototype for future Big Brand Tire & Service facilities to be built statewide.

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  7. Carpinteria Opts Out of South Coast Tourism DistrictRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    The City of Carpinteria has decided against re-upping its membership in the Santa Barbara South Coast Tourism Business Improvement District, leaving its own business advocates in search of new funding sources. The Visit Santa Barbara -run district aimed at increasing tourism and overnight stays in local hotels received final, unanimous approval from the Santa Barbara City Council on Tuesday, allowing the organization to enact a revamped South Coast TBID model billed as more equitable, effective Jan. 1. Without Carpinteria, the district will cover only Santa Barbara, Goleta and unincorporated areas of southeastern Santa Barbara County, collecting assessment rates from local lodging customers to provide funding for marketing efforts.

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  8. Los Padres' Goleta Office Closed After FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    Madsen, who is the public information officer for the Los Padres National Forest , arrived at his Hollister Avenue office around 7:15 a.m. last Friday to find that the previous night's storms had flooded much of the office. The storm dropped 2 inches of water in an hour in some places in the county, and flooding became a problem at the office building, which is located at 6755 Hollister Ave., Suite 150, east of Kmart and owned by Flir.

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  9. Santa Barbara Airbus Forms New Partnership with Google MapsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    ... to go." Santa Barbara Airbus offers 16 scheduled trips daily between Los Angeles International Airport with stops in Goleta, Santa Barbara and Carpinteria. The earliest bus departs Santa Barbara at 3:50 a.m. to arrive at LAX by 6 a.m. and the last ...

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  10. Air Force funds more research on camera for airborne surveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    ... contract is maturation of the technology and manufacturing readiness. Toyon Research Corporation, located in Goleta, California, and their subcontractor, FLIR Systems, will be transitioning Phase II SBIR technology into an HD-SWIR camera. The effort ...

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  11. Water Damage Forces Closure of Los Padres Supervisor's OfficeRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    Los Padres National Forest officials announced Tuesday that the Supervisor's Office was severely damaged in the storm that hit Goleta last Friday. Water and mud breached a significant portion of the office, rendering the work space uninhabitable.

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  12. Los Padres Supervisor's Office ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Edhat

    Los Padres National Forest officials announced the Supervisor's Office was severely damaged in the storm that hit Goleta last Friday. Rain water and mud breached a significant portion of the office, rendering the work space uninhabitable.

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  13. Highway 101 Safety Project from Santa Barbara to Goleta Continues with Overnight Lane/Ramp ClosuresRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    A project to replace overhead sign panels and light fixtures on Highway 101 from Milpas Street to Fairview Avenue, which began earlier this month, continues with the following lane/ramp closures through January, weather permitting: Intermittent overnight lane and ramp closures will occur at various locations Sunday night through Friday morning on northbound Highway 101 from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. and on southbound Highway 101 from 8 p.m. until 7 a.m. These ramp closures will not exceed two to three hours while lane closures on Highway 101 will occur intermittently in various locations. No two consecutive ramps will be closed at any time unless it is necessary to ensure worker safety.

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  14. Countdown to 2015 at New Year's Eve Storytime Party at Goleta LibraryRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    The Santa Barbara Public Library System invites all ages to the Goleta Library to help ring in the new year during a New Year's Eve Storytime Party at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 31. This special storytime will include dancing, singing, crafts and even a midnight toast in the multipurpose room of the Goleta Library, 500 N. Fairview Ave. Information about Santa Barbara Public Library System locations, hours, events and programs is available at SBPLibrary.org .

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  15. British Company Moves to Buy Operator of Local HotelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Noozhawk

    A British company has agreed to buy San Francisco-based Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants , which owns the Canary Hotel in downtown Santa Barbara and manages The Goodland Hotel in Goleta. InterContinental Hotels Group will pay $430 million in cash to acquire Kimpton, founded in 1981 and billed as the world's largest independent boutique hotel operator.

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  16. Fairview On-Ramp ReopeningRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Weather permitting, the Highway 101's Fairview Avenue onramp will reopen on Wednesday at 10 p.m. after being closed for six months as part of the Goleta Drainage Project, which will improve two drainage culverts along Las Vegas Creek and San Pedro Creek. The $16.6 million project - a partnership between Caltrans and the county's flood control district - will prevent flooding north of Calle Real and the highway.

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  17. FLIR Building Sells for $2.8 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... Bartholomew, who represented the sellers, said - which won't vacate until the end of 2015 - is consolidating its five Goleta offices into one on Hollister Avenue.

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  18. Goleta May Shut Down Venoco FacilityRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... r the pier project to the State Lands Commission, whose staff made a number of errors in their analysis, according to Goleta staff.

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  19. Pedaling at Night and When It's WetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... and business streets with a reasonable, not heavy, amount of traffic. If you're going to be cycling in rural Goleta or the foothills at night, it's important to have the right equipment and riding technique. Narrow, rural roads with moderate to ...

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  20. Barking Up the Wrong TreeRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Santa Barbara Independent

    The Angry Poodle Barbecue has always been a South Coast refuge, dispensing informed commentary, satire, and wit in equal proportions. But "Biting the Hand That Bleeds You" wrong with Goleta on all counts.

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