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  1. Zombie Flash Mob Resurrects a 'Thriller' of a Fun and Fund-Raising OpportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Noozhawk

    Santa Barbara's iconic courthouse attracts tourists and locals alike, who come to take in its beauty and historic architecture. At 3 p.m., hundreds of zombies arose in unison from the lawn of the Courthouse Sunken Garden , and launched into a spirited dance version of Michael Jackson's "Thriller."

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  2. Pedestrians, Cyclists and Curious Lay Claim to Cabrillo Boulevard at Open Streets FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Noozhawk

    The one thing you could not do was drive a motor vehicle - at least on a 2 -mile stretch of the scenic waterfront thoroughfare that was closed to traffic from 9 a.m. until about 4:30 p.m. An estimated 10,000 people turned out for the second annual "Open Streets" festival, coordinated by the Coalition for Sustainable Transportation , with support from Traffic Solutions and a variety of sponsors. In an accompanying 5K race, Michael Desmond of Santa Barbara finished first on the men's side while Christine Caccavale finished first among women.

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  3. Susan Miles Gulbransen: How Two Local Book People Get PublishedRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Noozhawk

    ... Erin Graffy de Garcia and graphic artist Anna Sands Lafferty have together produced seven popular books about Santa Barbara, from Graffy de Garcia's first book, Society Lady's Guide on How To Santa Barbara: An Insider's Expos, to her latest this ...

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  4. Measure P: Focus GroupsRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Santa Barbara Independent

    I had an experience with a Measure P focus group at the end of September. We met at the Fess Parker hotel and resort in Santa Barbara, and they paid everyone $125 for over an hour to watch No on P commercials.

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  5. Measure P Brings Unsafe Oil to S.B.Read the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Measure P supporters claim the oil produced in Santa Barbara County is unsafe for our water, land, and air, and therefore limiting its production will save us from drinking contaminated water, eating unhealthy food, and breathing polluted air. However, they fail to point out that is renowned for having one of the most stringent oil and gas regulations in the world.

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  6. BYU swim: Cougar swimmers fall short against No. 18 UCLA, UC Santa BarbaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Deseret News

    The BYU women's swim team came up short in its first double-dual meet of the season against No. 18 UCLA, 171.00-87.00, and UC Santa Barbara, 164.00-98.00, in Santa Barbara, California, on Saturday afternoon.

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  7. Polo's Collegiate Player of the Year will inspire youth in ArizonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Examiner.com

    ... level of danger and excitement to polo," he says. Uretz studies economics and business at Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California, while being captain of the national champion Westmont Men's Polo Team. Like any other collegiate sport, polo is ...

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  8. Tony Winner Sutton Foster Marries Screenwriter Ted GriffinRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Big BroadwayWorld.com congrats today to Tony-winner Sutton Foster who married screenwriter Ted Griffin today in a private ceremony in Santa Barbara, California. Griffin is a screenwriter whose credits include Ravenous, Matchstick Men, and Ocean's Eleven as well as TV work including The Shield, and Terriers.

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  9. Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites brings back swanky 1970s leisureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | OregonLive.com

    ... st producers of pears. The Neumans first stayed at the hotel in 1986 when they decided to move to Ashland from Santa Barbara, Calif.

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  10. 1975 Santa Barbara Travel VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Edhat

    I stumbled upon this video, it looks like a promotional travel video about Santa Barbara from 1975.

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  11. Chivas USA wraps up season in limbo with plenty of questions to answerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Daily Breeze

    On Dec. 12, 2004, Dan Kennedy and his UC Santa Barbara teammates took to the field at Home Depot Center to face Indiana in the NCAA championship game. An epic final that had to be decided on penalty kicks went Indiana's way.

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  12. California Gov. Jerry Brown signs firearm restriction, allowing family to request gun removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Coast Reporter

    California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat, under legislation Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday he had signed. The bill was proposed by several Democrats and responds to a deadly rampage in May near the University of California, Santa Barbara.

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  13. Daily Edhat - 10/25/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Edhat

    ... photo. Here, this juvenile pelican sits peacefully, enjoying the rising sun. In local news, plans for a Santa Barbara-area Target have fallen through (which caused quite a stir on the comment board), Roger reported on a structure fire that happened ...

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  14. Joshua Bell Is BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Santa Barbara Independent

    With next week's performance by Joshua Bell, Santa Barbara will have twice hosted the renowned violinist in a span of only seven months. But I don't think anybody is getting tired of him anytime soon.

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  15. Alma del Pueblo Contractor Faces Second LawsuitRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Another breach of contract lawsuit has been filed in Santa Barbara Superior Court against San Francisco-based Build Group, lead contractor on the Alma del Pueblo mixed use project. Plumbing and mechanical subcontractor Parks Mechanical out of Wilmington is alleging that Build Group owes them approximately $160,000 in unpaid labor and materials.

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  16. A tranquil diving excursion turns into a nightmare when swimmer is ATTACKED by a sea lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Daily Mail

    Chris Okamoto, a freediver who was spearfishing off the Santa Barbara, California, coast, came face-to-face with an angry sea lion. Thankfully, quick-thinking Chris used the butt of his speargun to scare the animal away - just seconds after it charged towards him with its mouth open.

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  17. Finding Balance between the Real & Digital World Topic of Family Service Agency ReceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | PRWeb

    More than 50 Family Service Agency supporters attended the charity's annual President's Circle Reception on Monday at the home of Jim and Shirley Ann Hurley to celebrate FSA's accomplishments and hear from guest speaker Dr. Winifred Lender on finding the balance between the real and digital worlds. Dr. Lender, a Santa Barbara psychologist, author and Noozhawk columnist, gave a fascinating talk on the challenges and benefits of living in the digital age.

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  18. Consult the Public on BellosguardoRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Santa Barbara Independent

    This week's peek by The Independent into the Huguette Clark East Beach estate now begs for considered comments by the rest of us in the Santa Barbara public, who would ardently appreciate the opportunity to see first-hand what has now been well-described by Charles Donelan, Barney Brantingham, and photographer Paul Wellman! The Bellosguardo Foundation's board should deliberately throw open the doors of this magnificent estate to grant deliberate exposure to interested residents of Santa Barbara and its environs via a time-limited series of afternoon open houses on-site, and thereby "crowd source" our own devoted public for a much wider range of suggestions and ideas.

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  19. Double Energy Twins Take on Food AllergiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Santa Barbara Independent

    ... and, most importantly, very easy-to-follow recipes that still sound tasty, you think twice. Then you realize Santa Barbara residents Judi and Shari Zucker have already graced the stages of Good Morning America and The Today Show , and an interview ...

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  20. Driver Injured as Vehicle Crashes Over Side of Highway 154Read the original story

    Friday Oct 24 | Noozhawk

    A driver suffered minor injuries Friday night when his vehicle crashed over the side of Highway 154, according to the Santa Barbara County Fire Department . The vehicle was found some 50 feet off the edge of the roadway on the Santa Barbara side of the summit at about 7:40 p.m., according to firefighter Paul Christensen.

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