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  1. Montecito Bank & Trust Welcomes John Braunschweiger as VP, Senior Relationship ManagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    Montecito Bank & Trust is pleased to announce that John Braunschweiger has joined the bank's Community Lending Department as vice president and senior relationship manager, reporting to Stephen Mihalic, senior vice president and director of community lending. "We are thrilled to welcome John to Montecito Bank & Trust, and we know that he will be a key addition to our Community Lending team," said Jeff Paul, Senior vice president and director of retail and commercial banking.

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  2. Local Investors Purchase Montecito's Coast Village Plaza for $13 MillionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Noozhawk

    A landmark retail and office property in the heart of Montecito's lower village has changed ownership in an off-market deal and will remain locally owned by Montecito residents. Known as Coast Village Plaza, the approximately 19,000-square-foot building at 1187 Coast Village Road is home to Giovanni's, the UPS Store, Sequel Salon, DaniBoy, The Tennis Shop, Riviera Smiles, Norvell Bass Cleaners, Richie the Barber and Scoops Gelato, among others.

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  3. Montecito YMCA Hosting Talk by Olympic Swimmer Jeff FarrellRead the original story

    Thursday | Noozhawk

    Olympic swimmer and author Jeff Farrell will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5 at the Montecito Family YMCA , 591 Santa Rosa Lane.

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  4. Montecito Water District Headquarters Could House Desalination Plant, Consultants SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Noozhawk

    The board hears the results of a feasibility report for expanding the area's limited water supplies but takes no action Montecito Water District board president Darlene Bierig with consultants Kevin Thomas, left, and Paul Findley present the results of a feasiblity study on the district's options for pursuing its own desalination plant during a public meeting Wednesday. More than 150 people attended to hear details from the report.

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  5. Creativity in Saving Water Pays Off for Consumers During DroughtRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Noozhawk

    California may be drying up, but the ideas and actions taken by Santa Barbara County residents and local agencies illustrate some outstanding creativity in dealing with the water shortage. >> A Montecito elementary school converted an expansive lawn in front of its administration building into a no-water play area.

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  6. Pool Business Riding Wave of Success in Santa Barbara Ahead of Possible RestrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Noozhawk

    Jim Gaskin remembers the rough times, when locals weren't looking to put pools in their backyards and his business took a hard hit. The pool installation gig has picked up in the years since the latest recession, however, and, somehow, Tri-County Pools seems to be having its best sales year in a long time.

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  7. Jeepers, Creepers! Lions Club Is Collecting Old Peepers and Cell PhonesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Noozhawk

    Sight Night volunteers with the Lions Sight and Hearing Center may trick-or-treat at your house this Halloween asking for used eyeglasses and used cell phones - instead of candy. Whether big or small, fashionably in or out, Lions Club members and helpers will collect glasses to be recycled and sent to developing countries where many people can't afford them.

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  8. Montecito Author Carol Pearson a Finalist for Outstanding Leadership Book AwardRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Noozhawk

    A book by Montecito-based author Carol Pearson has been named a finalist for the International Leadership Association's 2014 Outstanding Leadership Book Award. The Transforming Leader: New Approaches to Leadership for the Twenty-First Century was one of four books nominated by a prestigious committee of leadership scholars for the award, the winner of which will be announced at the 16th annual ILA Global Conference this week at the Hilton Bay Front Hotel in San Diego.

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  9. New Gym, Night-Vision Equipment on Santa Barbara Police Foundation Wish ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Noozhawk

    The Santa Barbara Police Foundation raised more money than ever at its annual fundraiser this month, with a new gym, night-vision equipment and financial support for families of fallen officers at the top of the nonprofit organization's wish list. Since the foundation started raising money five years ago, it has been able to collect about $100,000 a year to purchase equipment not covered in the Police Department budget and to help families of officers who have been injured, killed in the line of duty or those suffering from catastrophic illnesses.

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  10. Wind Advisory Issued for Parts of Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Noozhawk

    Blustery conditions, with gusts to 50 mph, are expected Sunday evening in Santa Barbara County mountain areas, and below passes and canyons along the South Coast. A wind advisory was issued by the National Weather Service in Oxnard, and will remain in effect until 6 a.m. Monday.

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  11. Montecito Bank & Trust Reports Strong Growth in Loans and DepositsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Noozhawk

    Janet Garufis, president and chief executive officer of Montecito Bank & Trust , has announced the bank's third-quarter financial performance. As of Sept.

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  12. Bill Macfadyen: Deputies Encounter a Deja View During High-Speed Chase of 3 Burglary SuspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Noozhawk

    NoozWeek's Top 5 learns things aren't well and good with Montecito's trucked-in water, bites on another shark attack, coughs up concerns, and says goodbye to John Bissell There were 75,949 people who read Noozhawk this past week. What's my take on your top stories? I'm glad you asked.

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  13. Experience the Magic at Laguna Blanca School's Owls in Wonderland CarnivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Noozhawk

    Laguna Blanca School invites students, families, friends and the entire community to jump down the rabbit hole for a whimsical day of interactive learning and fun for young children at the fifth annual Owls in Wonderland Carnival at the Lower School campus, 260 San Ysidro Road in Montecito, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2. The Owls in Wonderland Carnival has become one of the school's favorite traditions! This wildly popular day is inspired by Swoop, the school's owl mascot, and by the timeless tale of Alice in Wonderland .

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  14. Casa Dorinda Sculptor Busting Through RetirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Noozhawk

    Casa Dorinda is home to many wonderful artisans, and Dr. Paula von Simson is at the head of her class. Or, more specifically, she sculpts busts of her peers - one as a surprise gift to her friend.

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  15. Bill Cirone: Voting Remains Our Shared ResponsibilityRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Noozhawk

    As the world situation becomes ever more worrisome, we are reminded once again what sets us apart as one of the greatest powers on Earth - our democratic system of governance and our freedoms. Neither comes without a price - and that price is the responsibility to vote.

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  16. Crane School's Annual Country Fair Saddling Up for 'Harvest Hoedown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Noozhawk

    Dust off your boots and saddle-up for Crane Country Day School's annual Country Fair, which embraces a "Harvest Hoedown" theme when it opens its fields to the community on Sunday. Offering line dancing, kid-powered game booths and the return of the Haunted House, this year's fair promises old-fashioned fun and a small dose of fright.

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  17. Water Agencies Trying to Stop Private Water Sales in Carpinteria, MontecitoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Noozhawk

    Some Montecito landowners are paying to have water trucked in from agricultural wells, but officials say they're depleting the groundwater basin for everyone else Water trucks, like this one seen recently at San Ysidro Road and East Valley Road, have become ubiquitous in Montecito, as some property owners have been purchasing water to irrigate their lush landscapes during the drought. Local water agencies have begun cracking down on landowners who are violating zoning laws by selling water for profit in the coastal zone.

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  18. Cyclists In for the Long Ride During Santa Barbara Century RaceRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 18 | Noozhawk

    Riders participated in the 100-mile Santa Barbara Century , which climbs 9,000 feet up Gibraltar Road, or the 100-kilometer Metric Century race.

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  19. Bill Macfadyen: Train Trestle Fatality a Split-Second Tragedy, and a Traffic SpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Noozhawk

    NoozWeek's Top 5 delivers a smashup mashup, a Montecito motorcycle crash, 2 Isla Vista cliff falls, and 'Gatorboy' - but it's really all about us Noozhawk turned 7 years old on Oct. 16, and there are quite a few people who made that possible: Our families, our friends, our advertisers, our sponsors, our Hawks Club members, our investors, our staff, our contributors, our web development team, our vendors, our fellow members of the Local Independent Online News Publishers Association , and ... you. I often say that Noozhawk is the hardest we've ever worked in our lives, but it's by far the most fun we've ever had.

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  20. Reduce Water Use: Plant a Drought-Tolerant LandscapeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Noozhawk

    Vehicles have struck three times in 12 years the same home on North San Marcos Road in unincorporated Santa Barbara Supporters hold a vigil in solidarity with the Rev.

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