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  1. Jen Lilienstein: Neighbors Call for Cautious Approach to Miramar ParkingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Though those of us at "ground zero" who depend on street parking could go into several different aspects of the problems with the Miramar parking situation, we've chosen to focus on residential parking needs for this op-ed piece. To be clear, the majority of residents on the surrounding streets are not opposed to the overall Caruso Affiliated plan.

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  2. Special Olympics, Best Buddies Teaming up to 'Spread the Word to End the Word'Read the original story

    Monday | Noozhawk

    Wednesday, March 4 marks the annual Spread the Word to End the Word day of community awareness promoted by Special Olympics and Best Buddies International . A pledge drive will be held Wednesday at the County Courthouse from noon to 1 p.m. to kick off the campaign.

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  3. Ambrecht & Associates Attorney Brooke Cleary McDermott Named PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Noozhawk

    Brooke Cleary McDermott, JD, LLM, an attorney specializing in complex estate and trust planning, estate and trust matters, and estate and gift tax controversy matters, has been named a partner at the boutique law firm of Ambrecht & Associates in Montecito. McDermott works with individuals and families to achieve their financial, family and charitable goals by guiding them step-by-step through the estate planning process, using a variety of wealth planning strategies aimed at accomplishing both tax and family-generational planning.

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  4. Plan for 3rd Montecito Fire Station Still Alive But Options on Hold for New Environmental ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Noozhawk

    Jackson Ranch site on East Valley Road still considered first choice but board will await updated review before determining direction The Montecito Fire Protection District's main fire station is at 595 San Ysidro Road, centrally located in the Upper Village. A second station is a few miles to the west, at 2300 Sycamore Canyon Road.

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  5. Paraglider Plunges 3,000 Feet to Death in Rattlesnake Canyon Above Santa BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Noozhawk

    Authorities say father-daughter team flying tandem when man reportedly slipped from harness and fell; girl hurt in subsequent crash Emergency crews responded to the 2900 block of Gibraltar Road above Santa Barbara on Sunday after a paraglider fell some 3,000 feet to his death. The man's daughter, who was tandem flying with him, suffered minor injuries after she crash-landed.

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  6. Latest Storm Tip-Toes Through Santa Barbara CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Noozhawk

    It seems safe to say that the storm moving through Santa Barbara County this weekend has been something short of a gully-washer. Rainfall totals were quite modest , ranging from trace amounts in many locations to nearly three-quarters of an inch on San Marcos Pass, according to the county Public Works Department.

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  7. Neal Graffy to Talk 'Montecito's Hilltop Barons' at Santa Barbara County Genealogical SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Noozhawk

    Neal Graffy , local writer and Santa Barbara historian, will present "Montecito's Hilltop Barons" at the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society's monthly meeting. The meeting is 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 21, at First Presbyterian Church of Santa Barbara , 21 E. Constance St. Graffy's approach to history is always entertaining, fun and educational.

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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. Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening to Blow Up His Montecito HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | Noozhawk

    A Montecito man who threatened to detonate an explosive device in his home in July 2014 pleaded guilty to three felony charges this week. Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce Dudley announced Thursday that David William Tallman, 66, pleaded guilty to arson of an inhabited structure, criminal threats and resisting a peace officer and one misdemeanor count of violating a court order.

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  10. Santa Barbara Author Svetlana Meritt to Speak at Women's Day EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara author Svetlana Meritt will discuss "Feminine Wisdom in Action: Remarkable Women in the Ancient and Medieval World" at the March 7 Women's Day Signature Event, which will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Butler Event Center, 3744 State St. Meritt is the author of the recently released book Meet Me in the Underworld: How 77 Sacred Sites, 770 Cappuccinos, and 26,000 Miles Led Me to My Soul , best described as a spiritual travelogue.

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  11. Dos Pueblos Graduate Danielle Rocha Launches Her Own Bikini LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Noozhawk

    As a precocious child, Danielle Rocha toted her fingernail-polish kits along to family gatherings, offering amateur manicures or back rubs for a dollar. Even then, the Santa Barbara native had an inkling she would one day work for herself instead of laboring for someone else.

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  12. Montecito Fire District Promotes Three Employees, Hires Two Chief OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Noozhawk

    From left, Montecito Fire Protection District Division Chief Kevin Taylor, Battalion Chief Alan Widling, Captain Drue Holthe, Engineer Jordan Zeitsoff and Captain Scott Chapman. The Montecito Fire Protection District recognized the recent promotion of three employees and hiring of two new chief officers with a ceremony on Monday afternoon during the regular meeting of the Board of Directors at fire district headquarters.

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  13. Tom Smith Architecture of Santa Barbara Receives 'Best of Houzz' AwardRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Noozhawk

    Tom Smith Architecture of Santa Barbara has been awarded "Best of Houzz" for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. Practicing in the Montecito area for 20 years, Tom Smith was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from among more than 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.

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  14. BizHawk: Goleta's Nikka Fish Market Opens Lompoc LocationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Noozhawk

    Share your business news, including employee announcements and personnel moves, by emailing news@noozhawk.com . ] Goleta's Nikka Fish Market & Grill has opened a second location in Lompoc, tweaking a fresh-fish concept cultivated by the same locals who own Sushi Teri restaurant.

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  15. City National Bank Opens Office on Coast Village Road in MontecitoRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Noozhawk

    City National Bank announced Thursday that it has opened a new office in Montecito with five experienced colleagues to better serve clients in California's Central Coast region. Leading the City National group, many of whom joined the bank last year, is senior vice president and regional manager Leo Hamill, who has more than two decades of senior-level wealth management experience.

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  16. Chamber of Commerce Honors Montecito Bank & Trust as 2014 Large Business of YearRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Noozhawk

    The seventh annual chamber event took place at The Fess Parker and recognized businesses and individuals for their outstanding contributions and engagement in the community. "We are so honored and proud to have been named the 2014 Large Business of the Year," Montecito Bank & Trust President/CEO Janet Garufis said.

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  17. Goleta Water District Files Court Complaint Against Owners of Slippery Rock RanchRead the original story

    Friday Feb 13 | Noozhawk

    On Friday, the Goleta Water District filed a Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief in Santa Barbara County Superior Court against the owners of a private ranch in the Goleta Foothills, known as the "Slippery Rock Ranch," in order to halt exportation of water outside of the local watershed and to protect the Goleta Basin for the benefit of the district's customers. The district possesses appropriative water rights to extract water from the Goleta Basin, plus any temporary surplus water, per the terms of the judgment known as the "Wright Judgment."

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  18. Santa Barbara Chamber of Commerce Celebrates Business at Annual LuncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Noozhawk

    A lot can happen in a year, and leaders of the Santa Barbara Region Chamber of Commerce are confident they will continue seeing success in 2015. The pro-business organization hosted its seventh annual Regional Business Awards and annual State of the Chamber luncheon Thursday at the Fess Parker DoubleTree Resort , where leaders recognized some of the members who keep those accomplishments coming.

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  19. Village Properties' Alma del Pueblo Team Sets Record for Downtown Condo SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Noozhawk

    Alma del Pueblo, the new sustainable living development nestled next to Santa Barbara's Public Market, has set the record for downtown condominium sales, thanks to the four-agent team representing the all green property. "We are looking at closing 11 out of 19 condo sales above $600,000 in downtown Santa Barbara since June 10, the date of Alma del Pueblo's Certificate of Occupancy.

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  20. Paul Mann: John Kay Teams Up With The Dirty Knobs for Special SOhO PerformanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Noozhawk

    SOhO Restaurant & Music Club is celebrating its 20th year as the most active live music venue in Santa Barbara. Nearly nonstop, the owners bring shows from across all musical genres.

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