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Report of a Jumper at Cold Springs Bridge a witness stated they saw a male jump from the North Side of the bridge.
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Lost Hikers off the Tunnel Trail somewhere their GPS shows them way off base according to SBSO Dispatch.
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Cate student, Zachary Towbes of Santa Barbara, has been named a finalist in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship Program. [pic]
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The Stanley Cup made a visit, the UCSB Hockey team was granted full club status and the Santa Barbara Royals Varsity Hockey team had a very successful season at Ice in Paradise. [pics]
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Circle V Ranch Camp received a $1,300 donation from Old Mission Santa Inés Ministry of Hospitality and Community Care.
updated 11:50 am
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Environmental Defense Center celebrates the permanent preservation of one of the region's most treasured community open spaces, the Ellwood Mesa. [pic]
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Edhat subscribers share [pics] of stunning sights outdoors.
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Robert explores UCSB's Lagoon, Labyrinth, and Art Museum
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Glenn William "Bill" Elliott (June 3, 1928 - February 10, 2017)
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A convenience store on the 1900 block of S. Broadway in Santa Maria was robbed early this morning by an unidentified subject. 
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To provide more opportunities for girls to explore STEM fields, Girls Inc. and Gevirtz Graduate School are collaborating on a partnership called the 'Curie-osity Project,' named in honor of female scientist, Marie Curie. [pics]
updated 9:36 am
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Teen Star celebrated its sponsors and donors with a tribute dinner at the Santa Barbara Yacht Club. [pics]
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A woman was airlifted to Cottage Hospital after single vehicle rollover on Hwy 166 near Rock Front Ranch.
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Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 02/26/17
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 26, 2017 reads comments
Susan saw this beautiful wooden horse galloping along the beach in Carpinteria. [pic] (02/26/17) 2431 8
Is there a venue that is screening the Academy Awards tomorrow? (02/26/17) 1040 9
Roger reports a 4-year-old toddler on the side of the freeway alone on Highway 101 at Storke. (02/26/17) 4814 27
The 1928 Ford Tri-Motor, the Tin Goose, is available for tours to experience what air travel was like 90 years ago. (02/26/17) 1174 1
A man was airlifted to Santa Barbara Cottage after a vehicle rollover accident on Highway 1 in Lompoc Saturday afternoon. (02/26/17) 1219 2
MARCH EDNESS: We're just a few weeks away from the start of March Edness! Renew your subscription and keep your eyes peeled. (02/26/17) 320 1
Roger reports a brush fire in Lompoc Canyon off Highway 1. (02/26/17) 601 4
Roger reports a traffic accident with an injury near the La Cumbre Shopping Center. (02/26/17) 1471 4
Has anyone else had the exact same bill from Goleta Water District even with the changes? (02/26/17) 957 12
POWDRELL: David is convinced the Rincon Classic surf contest is among the top runways in the world for surf wear. (02/26/17) 1355 4
HISTORY: Tom shares the cyclical history of Goleta's water shortage. (02/26/17) 1397 4
Does anyone know of a carpet installer that does RV's? (02/26/17) 458 5
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: In recognition of February as National Heart Month, American Heart Association flags will fly up and down State Street in downtown Santa Barbara to raise awareness for heart disease. (02/26/17) 266 1
This beautiful aerial tour from Jameson down the Santa Ynez River to Cachuma from John Wiley shows how much things have improved so far this year. [pics] (02/26/17) 2362 9
Edhat subscribers report power outages throughout downtown Santa Barbara. (02/26/17) 1070 4
[Update]: Roger reports a tree fell into power lines in the 4500 block of Hollister near Arboleda. (02/26/17) 2684 21
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Petunia, the sweetest, most gentle girl around! (02/26/17) 798 add
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Loki, a super affectionate and outgoing fellow with an amazing personality to match! (02/26/17) 677 1
Second District Supervisor Janet Wolf announced openings on a couple County Boards and Commissions. (02/26/17) 604 add
Here is the Daily Edhat newsletter for 02/25/17 (02/26/17) 250 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 25, 2017 reads comments
[Update]: The Wednesday evening Amtrak train was stopped for several hours after striking and killing one person near the Santa Barbara train station. (02/25/17) 4227 16
Roger reports an incident involving a vehicle and a motorcyclist on Highway 101 southbound at Padaro. (02/25/17) 1038 3
Roger reports a structure fire on the 300 Block of East Sola. (02/25/17) 636 1
KEYT reporter John Palminteri tested out a new police restraint called "the WRAP." [vid] (02/25/17) 2008 30
The U.S. Coast Guard established a “Safety Zone” at the harbor entrance, conferring legal authority to Harbor Patrol to manage, allow or disallow all vessel traffic out of or into the harbor.  (02/25/17) 1456 4
Has anyone heard about the new electronics store on Carrillo and State? (02/25/17) 2454 10
An edhat subscriber reports a run-in with another IRS scam on the phone. (02/25/17) 1113 8
Can you identify this little creature? (02/25/17) 2020 15
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of the water level at Late Cachuma and Santa Ynez River (02/25/17) 3392 21
Over 190 people gathered for Domestic Violence Solutions' 40th Anniversary Luncheon, Stories of Courage and Triumph, raising awareness and funds to support victims of domestic violence.  (02/25/17) 354 1
White supremacy posters were found throughout Santa Barbara City College's campus on Thursday morning. (02/25/17) 2452 50
Lanes have been re-striped and safety barriers have been moved to prepare for Stage 2 construction on Linden Avenue, Casitas Pass Road, and Highway 101. (02/25/17) 489 add
Charles captures [pics] of a bee swarm in Goleta. (02/25/17) 1863 13
Roger has the scanner reports.  Where I come from, you take care if your ‘hood, watch out for it, and I have.  (02/25/17) 1342 15

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 24, 2017 reads comments
A Sheriff's K9 team located two wanted suspects hiding underneath a house on Padaro Lane. [mug] (02/24/17) 3142 14
An edhat subscriber shares this [pic] of a long buried steel hull on the beach across from the Fess Parker. (02/24/17) 3898 12
District Attorney filed murder and DUI charges against Cameron Wesley Oliver in connection with the February 6 traffic collision that killed two Santa Maria women. (02/24/17) 1868 19
The City of Goleta invites the public to provide input on its experience with the Planning and Environmental Review Department. (02/24/17) 508 4
Dondra (March 12, 1942 - February 4, 2017) (02/24/17) 2293 2
There was a small decline in transient occupancy tax for the month of January for the City of Santa Barbara. (02/24/17) 698 13
Over 300 people gathered in the Sunken Gardens of the Santa Barbara Courthouse to support Planned Parenthood during a planned rally on Tuesday. (02/24/17) 1871 47
A reader is curious if edhatters can properly identify this green, leafy plant. (02/24/17) 1729 14
Edhat subscribers reported feeling several small earthquakes on Wednesday evening. (02/24/17) 3769 20
Edhatters share [pics] of the storm damage, including tree loss and oil seepage. (02/24/17) 1884 5
Dave captures [pics] of intense foam building up on Campus Point. (02/24/17) 1709 9
The Santa Maria Police Department will be conducting checkpoints in the City of Santa Maria on Friday, February 24, 2017. (02/24/17) 306 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 23, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a robbery on the 3900 block of State Street (02/23/17) 2355 10
Roger reports a domestic disturbance in front of Albertsons at 5801 Calle Real (02/23/17) 1973 13
Roger reports Sheriff Deputies are in pursuit of a suspect from Santa Barbara to Summerland. (02/23/17) 1774 14
A Santa Barbara City College student and Isla Vista resident was hospitalized after being diagnosed with meningitis. (02/23/17) 2023 8
A handful of Rotary Club of Goleta members are in Morelia, Mexico working alongside doctors and nurses to assist with cataract surgeries. (02/23/17) 591 4
Lompoc Police is requesting assistance to identify two suspects who took city and personal property from a victim's vehicle outside of Vons on N. H Street. [pics] (02/23/17) 1709 1
An edhat subscriber is asking for referrals for a disability attorney to help reinstate long term disability benefits for her spouse. (02/23/17) 828 7
What will replace the Greyhound bus station that is now demolished? (02/23/17) 3131 33
Roger reports that a motorcyclist is down at Canon Perdido and Quarantina with fire department and medics responding. (02/23/17) 696 2
Santa Barbara County proclaimed a local emergency due to the severe winter storms that impacted the County February 16-18. [pics] (02/23/17) 3052 3
The Santa Barbara Police Department will be conducting checkpoints in the City of Santa Barbara on Friday, February 24, 2017. (02/23/17) 903 2
A Judge has denied Plains All American Pipeline's motion to set aside the criminal indictment on criminal charges resulting from the Refugio Oil Spill that took place May 2015. (02/23/17) 1255 18
KEYT: John Palminteri looks into daily law breaking habits throughout the city. (02/23/17) 3664 81
The February Humanist Society talk was by Jim Stubchaer on the history of water in Santa Barbara County. A hot topic with our current alternating water shortages and floods. (02/23/17) 1846 12
Is it legal in Santa Barbara to allow your dog to drink directly out of drinking fountains? (02/23/17) 2396 56
Roger has the scanner reports.  "It's not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves." - Sir Edmund Hillary (02/23/17) 990 7
Was there a protest at the courthouse Tuesday afternoon? (02/23/17) 955 15
Several hundred residents and local politicians gathered in downtown Santa Barbara on Saturday for a march aimed to unite marginalized people. (02/23/17) 2195 51

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 22, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a traffic accident on Highway 101 southbound at Milpas. (02/22/17) 1033 add
Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office conducted Minor Decoy operations last weekend resulting in the citation of four adults. (02/22/17) 1906 1
Can anyone identify this plant/pod on found on the San Ysidro Trail? (02/22/17) 2259 13
An edhatter reports a traffic accident across from San Marcos High School where students raced to help a woman who's car had flipped over. (02/22/17) 2939 18
[Update:]John Wiley reports on flood and storm damage in Santa Barbara County. [pics] (02/22/17) 5582 12
Who do I call for a pick-up of trash left in front of my house? (02/22/17) 2220 22
Edhatters share [pics] of numerous trees that have fallen recently due to the storm. (02/22/17) 2530 5
The Santa Barbara County Public Works Transportation Division will hold its road maintenance annual plan workshops Tuesday and Wednesday. (02/22/17) 490 4
TRAVEL: Bonnie has the inside scoop on what Chef Wolfgang Puck will feed the Hollywood stars at the 89th Academy Awards. (02/22/17) 1062 9
[Update]: An edhat subscriber reports a power outage in the downtown area. (02/22/17) 1522 4
An edhatter is looking for a paint color specialist to match their home furniture. (02/22/17) 833 12
UCSB researchers and colleagues recalibrate shark population density using data they gathered during eight years of study on Palmyra atoll. (02/22/17) 1133 4
License, Vaccinate and Microchip Your Dog at Project PetSafe Licensing Clinic at Goleta Valley Community Center on February 25, 2017. (02/22/17) 506 2

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Feb 21, 2017 reads comments
Roger reports a hiker having a medical issue due to smoking marijuana called for a rescue at Stevens Park. (02/21/17) 4724 52
Roger reports a dangerous driver heading north on State Street in a dark Saturn. (02/21/17) 1773 5
[Update:] Fire investigators reveal they have found no evidence indicating the structure fire on Ward Drive, which houses the Islamic Society, was set intentionally. (02/21/17) 4838 30
Can edhatters refer a machine shop to engrave on a bowling ball? (02/21/17) 733 8
Roger reports a structure fire with smoke coming from a roof at the 3700 block of Gregory Way. (02/21/17) 816 1
Did anyone catch David Cassidy's farewell performance at the Granada on Sunday? (02/21/17) 3316 28
HISTORY: Does anyone know anything about a scene from the movie "The Ten Commandments" filmed in Santa Barbara?  (02/21/17) 2312 23
Doc reports the bust of Franceschi is close to falling on the road below. [pics] (02/21/17) 5048 24
[Update]: Edhatters share [pics] of the flooding, storm damage, and the storm aftermath in Santa Barbara County. (02/21/17) 14356 21
Edhat subscribers report a power outage on Alta Mesa. (02/21/17) 1106 12
Robin Gauss (02/21/17) 1916 7
Louise Marie (Wagner) Raunsbak (May 18, 1936- January 29, 2017) (02/21/17) 464 add
Does anyone know the status of the Carpinteria campground? (02/21/17) 1347 5
Robert and friends had an exciting hike up Cold Spring Trail after the rain. (02/21/17) 2255 9
Edhat subscribers share [pics] of Goleta Beach after the storm. (02/21/17) 9951 27
Is there a business in town that repairs sturdy old cast iron garden furniture(02/21/17) 800 7
Gingerbread, the Santa Barbara Zoo's elderly female lion, was humanely euthanized on Friday after fighting a prolonged illness. [pics] (02/21/17) 2222 21
Roger has the scanner reports.  I remember there were rattlesnakes found on the beach back then too, after being washed out of their creek homes up in the hills... (02/21/17) 1776 7
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of kayaks going down the Santa Ynez River on Saturday. (02/21/17) 3561 15

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