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ReStart: Santa Barbara: SB's Own Makeover Contest

Montecito business Fitness Together offers free, three-month wellness program to one lucky winner. Read story.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Montecito Springs a Leak

Ortega reservoir is reportedly losing 50 gallons of water per minute. Read story.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Dori Carter's We Are Rich Lampoons Montecito Wealth

Montecito author's new comic novel about class and statues delivers a shock of recognition. Read story.

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Birthday Bash Responsible for Saturday's Montecito Fireworks

Attorney confirms that booms were part of Chris Edgecomb's 50th birthday bash at Coral Casino. Read story.

Friday, April 17, 2009

Montecito Fireworks Still Under Investigation

A previous report that the pyrotechnics were associated with a movie being filmed was wrong. Read story.

Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Sheriff Seeks Montecito Bank Robber

Urged public to come forward with information. Read story.

Thursday, March 26, 2009

In the Home of the Centaur

Touring Casa del Herrero, Montecito's newest historical landmark. Read story.

Sunday, March 22, 2009

Montecito's Captain Video to Close

Owner Joe Lombardo blames the economy, competition from online. Read story.

Friday, March 20, 2009

Montecito Fire Department Engineer Todd Edwards

Tea Fire Benefit equipment showcase Read story.

Thursday, March 19, 2009

Biltmore Offers Oscars Bash

Dress up and watch the Academy Awards in Montecito. Read story.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Tilting a New Direction in Home Construction

A Montecito home is being built using a "green" material one might not expect: concrete. Read story.

Saturday, February 14, 2009

MTD Bus and Bike Collide

Day after fatal pedestrian incident downtown, another bus is involved in Montecito accident. Read story.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

John Cleese Revives A Fish Called Wanda

Montecito's resident funny Englishman brings his 1988 film to the stage. Read story.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Body Recovered in Ocean

An unidentified body has been pulled out of Shark's Cove in Montecito, may be missing kayaker. Read story.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

Tea Fire Questions and Answers at Montecito Forum

Attendees alleged Reverse 911 failings and complain of delay in naming the people who started the blaze. Read story.

Thursday, January 29, 2009
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