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Water Agencies Trying to Stop Private Water Sales in Carpinteria, Montecito Santa Barbara Will Consider Harsher Regulations on Active Panhandling, Nuisance Behavior Public Safety Top Concern Among Santa Maria Council Candidates Amgen Bike Race Returning to Santa Barbara in 2015 Woman Reports Shark Attack on Outrigger Canoe in Santa Barbara Channel Casa Esperanza Points to Progress on Financial Stability, Collaboration with Neighbors

Water Agencies Trying to Stop Private Water Sales in Carpinteria, Montecito

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

By Joshua Molina, Noozhawk Staff Writer

Santa Barbara Will Consider Harsher Regulations on Active Panhandling, Nuisance Behavior

The city's Ordinance Committee will discuss proposed buffer zones near such areas as outdoor dining areas, ATMs and public transportation

By Lara Cooper, Noozhawk Staff Writer

Public Safety Top Concern Among Santa Maria Council Candidates

Two incumbents and three challengers are running for seats in the Nov. 4 election

By Janene Scully, Noozhawk North County Editor

Amgen Bike Race Returning to Santa Barbara in 2015

For the third straight year, the city will play host to the prestigious cycling event

By Tom Bolton, Noozhawk Executive Editor

Woman Reports Shark Attack on Outrigger Canoe in Santa Barbara Channel

Teeth marks from 6-foot blue or gray shark mar vessel’s floating arm, but lone occupant is uninjured

By Lara Cooper, Noozhawk Staff Writer | updated logo

Casa Esperanza Points to Progress on Financial Stability, Collaboration with Neighbors

Santa Barbara homeless shelter reports improvements to Planning Commission, expects new director to be named soon

By Lara Cooper, Noozhawk Staff Writer

By Tom Bolton, Noozhawk Executive Editor

 

By Sgt. Riley Harwood for the Santa Barbara Police Department

 

By Giana Magnoli, Noozhawk News Editor

 

By Tom Bolton, Noozhawk Executive Editor

 

By Lara Cooper, Noozhawk Staff Writer

 

By Janene Scully, Noozhawk North County Editor

 

By Giana Magnoli, Noozhawk News Editor

 

By Karen Telleen-Lawton, Noozhawk Columnist

 

By Dr. Jack Friedlander






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