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Violent crash leaves many fuzzy details for investigators By PeTer Dugré
Heart-wrenching emotion gave way to relief that Carpinteria High School senior Jonathan Esqueda’s condition was improving following an Oct. 26 car accident described as “extremely violent” by Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Jim Rampton. Esqueda, the sole occupant CORnERSTOnE of his vehicle, suffered serious CHS Senior head, chest and pelvic injuries Jonathan esqueda and was closely monitored in the intensive care unit at Cottage Hospital following the collision at Linden Avenue and El Carro Lane at 10:15 p.m. By the time the school bell rang on Oct. 28, students were still recoiling from news that the Warrior football running back and linebacker had been hospitalized over the weekend. Rampton said Esqueda’s vehicle was broadsided at the driver’s door and the impact caused a 1-foot intrusion into the vehicle, which was plowed into a telephone pole on the other side after impact. The 17-year-old remained unconscious while being treated
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Sewing machines have been whirring and candy has been flying out of local stores by the armfuls as Carpinterians prepare for the trickiest, treatiest of all holidays. Pictured above from left, pals Liam Slade, Diesel Slade, Sidney Morente, Sammi Thompson, Mason Brainnard, Jackson Brainnard, Luke Anderson, Sasha Pornish, Cassidy Thompson, Zahra Pornish, Sasha McPherson and Addie roach don their Halloween costumes in a trial run on Oct. 29. Watch for characters galore to flock to Linden Avenue on the afternoon of the 31st for the city’s annual Downtown Trick of Treat event from 3:30 to 5 p.m.
CEF Carp-A-Cabana funds find classrooms
Gathered around a $43,295 check from Carpinteria Education Foundation at the Oct. 22 Carpinteria Unified School District Board of Education meeting, board members and administrators gladly accept the funds raised through this year’s Carp-A-Cabana. Pictured, from back left, are board members Alison Livett, Terry Hickey Banks, Andy Sheaffer, Sally Hinton and Grace Donnelly, and from front left, CEF President Sally Green, Canalino School Principal Jamie Persoon, Rincon/Foothill School Principal Kristin Mayville, Carpinteria Family School Principal Leslie Gravitz, Aliso/ Summerland School Principal Holly Minear, CEF Development Director Patricia Alpert, Carpinteria Middle School Principal John Merritt and Carpinteria High School Principal Gerardo Cornejo. Site grants were awarded to each school based on requests submitted by the school in amounts as high as $9,787. A majority of grants will be used for classroom technology upgrades in the form of tablets and laptops. “We are thrilled that we could fund these requests,” said Alpert, who commented that it was the greatest dollar amount ever donated from CarpA-Cabana proceeds.
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briefly Purchased for $15 at a thrift store, this 23- by 35-inch batik painting by Chinese-born artist Chuah Thean Teng was resold for $14,000.
Thrift store painting reaps $14,000 By Lea Boyd
Christina Organista Welch never expected that a visit to Destined for Grace thrift store on Carpinteria Avenue would make her $14,000 richer. The Carpinteria native, who now lives in Ojai, purchased a painting at the store in April that she sold this month for nearly a 1,000 percent markup. “There’s stuff out there,” Welch concluded. “You just never know what you’re going to find.” In this case, Welch found something quite special that had gone unrecognized by its former owner and the thrift store itself. The tropical batik painting she purchased for $15 proved to be a work by batik master Chuah Thean Teng, who lived from 1912 to 2008 and whose art pieces painted on silk have received international acclaim. The artist, who was born in China but moved to Malaysia, is considered the father of batik fine art in Malaysia. Santa Barbara-based art appraiser Richard Holgate, who helped Welch to determine the value of the work and locate a buyer, said that in his 20 years in the antiques business, very few discoveries have proven so lucrative. “It’s extremely rare that it happens this way,” he said. “Normally it’s the other way around; people think they have something and they don’t.” Welch, whose home furnishings include many thrift store finds, was shopping in the local Destined for Grace store for the first time ever when the painting caught her eye. “I turned the corner and thought, ‘Wow! Look at that painting. It’s nice,” she recalled. Despite her attraction to the piece, she left the store without making the purchase because she didn’t have wall space for it in her home, she said.
She chatted about the painting with the owner of a Carpinteria antique store, who said he could not leave his business to check it out and did not want Welch to make the purchase for him sight unseen. He did accept her offer to buy the piece and have him reimburse her if he decided it would be a good fit for his store. Plans changed, however, when Welch got the painting to her car and felt a strong compulsion to keep it. She found the painter’s signature and discovered online that he was considered a master whose works sell for tens of thousands of dollars. “I started freaking out,” she said. Over the next few months, Welch sought out advice from various experts and ultimately decided to put the Teng painting up for sale on askart.com, a website used by buyers and sellers in the art business. Based on Holgate’s determination that the work was in extremely good condition, they set the asking price at $15,000. Low offers trickled in, but Welch decided to wait for the right buyer to connect with the piece. She shuffled the painting between her house and her parents’ Carpinteria home, nervous to have such a valuable item on her hands. Just before her listing on askart.com expired, a $12,000 offer came in from Malaysia. She countered with $14,000, and a deal was struck. The unexpected windfall helped Welch to pay some bills and will also fund a trip to Disneyland for herself, her husband and their 3-year-old daughter. Destined for Grace also benefited from the sale. Welch donated 10 percent of her profit back to the local organization whose mission is to help underserved children in Haiti.
Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection district staff members, along with Rotarian and City Councilman Wade Nomura, display the “jaws of life” that will soon be used to save lives in Salamanca, Mexico.
Fire district and Rotary coordinate “jaws of life” donation
The Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District recently donated a surplus “jaws of life” mechanism to the community of Salamanca, Mexico. The community’s need for the device was identified at a recent Rotary International conference in San Luis Obispo, where Rotary Governor Wolfgang Stuellenberg of Queretaro, Mexico met with local Rotarian Wade Nomura with a list of needs. Fire Chief Mike Mingee offered the unit, which had been replaced by CSFPD, to the Rotary cooperative project. “We are happy to pass this tool on to the Rotarians and emergency response teams of Salamanca, and it means a lot to be able to help out wherever we can,” said Mingee. Nomura will take a team of Rotarians to Salamanca and Queretaro in April to complete multiple hands-on projects with the local Rotarians there. Members of the CSFPD staff will join Nomura to share their experiences and technology updates. Other cooperative projects pending are donations of defibrillators, ambulances, mammogram machines, and more “jaws of life” that will be donated or purchased at a discounted price to be distributed through the Rotary network in Central Mexico.
City to consider mixed-use on bluffs
A proposal for a mixed-use development on Carpinteria Bluffs II will be conceptually reviewed in a joint meeting of the Carpinteria City Council and Planning Commission on Monday, Nov. 4 at 5:30 p.m. at city hall, 5775 Carpinteria Ave. Plans for the 3.62-acre lot east of S&S Seeds include 14,000 square feet of office space and 18 residential units ranging in size from 2,500 to 4,000 square feet. As proposed, the office component occupies the ground floor of the structure closest to Carpinteria Avenue, with subterranean parking constructed below. Seven attached residential units would occupy the second floor, and 11 detached two-story residences located in two rows would occupy the area between the mixed-use building and the bluff.
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Music, Henna, Book Making Class, Toy Demos, Waldo... Saturday November 16th • 10am-11am Chalk the Walk to our new store - 929 linden to 5285 Carpinteria Ave. -- bagels & cream cheese on us! Saturday November 23rd • 6pm-7pm Jammies, Hot Coco, & Ghost Stories on the porch Closed Thanksgiving (November 27th- 29th) Saturday November 30th • ALL DAY (10am-6pm) Small Business Day- we will have local authors hand-selling their favorite books!
Community invited to Memorial Park discussion
Improvements to Memorial Park are up next on the Carpinteria Parks and Recreation Department’s to-do list, and Director Matt Roberts will seek community input on project plans at an event this weekend. Various possibilities for the park, located at Santa Ynez Avenue and Aragon Drive, will be presented, and residents will have an opportunity to provide their feedback and ideas. The discussion will take place on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Development fees from the construction of Dahlia Court II have been earmarked to fund for the Memorial Park project.
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This ‘n’ that Let’s do the time warp again: While most Carpinterians are nestled all snug in their beds at 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 3, the time will change to 1 a.m. The end of daylight saving time will result in brighter mornings and darker evenings. downtown despair: The windows of many downtown Linden Avenue businesses met with a sharp object wielded by a vandal over the weekend. Glass replacement will cost commercial tenants and building owners a pretty penny, and it is likely cameras will be erected to discourage a repeat performance. avoFest Lives on: Larry Nimmer and his camera teamed up again to shoot a video of this year’s California Avocado Festival for the City of Carpinteria. The festival footage can be viewed at youtube.com/nimmerpictures. Just can’t Let it sLide: One of two popular tube slides at Memorial Park is now boarded up and off limits to tykes indefinitely. After a crack at the base of the structure could not be mended, the city Parks and Recreation Department closed the slide and ordered a replacement, which could take several months to arrive. market hours move: Winter hours for the Carpinteria farmers market will set in on Thursday, Nov. 7. To account for the shorter days, the market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. getting thicker: Film crews for Alan Thicke’s quasi-reality show “The Thicke of Things” keep popping up around town. This week, the 1980s sitcom star and his family, who live on a Carpinteria ranch, were filmed at Tony’s Pizza and Pastaria. scaredy cats: The good fun of Halloween is not always shared by pets. Santa Barbara County Animal Services reminds residents that pets should be kept inside and out of reach of candy for their safety. They should wear collars with ID tags because frequently opened doors provide a perfect opportunity for escape. take a stand: A new produce stand popped up recently along Highway 150, offering fruits, veggies and cheeses from Casitas Valley Creamery. Located eight miles from Highway 101, just past the pigeon farm, the stand is open on weekends. crying the bLues: Blue Pacific, a clothing boutique with a long history on Linden Avenue, will be closing its doors for good on Oct. 31. No details were available on what may replace the retailer in its downtown space.
Ode to the old art center
The Carpinteria Valley Art Center is currently being overhauled, modernized or just updated. Whatever! Unfortunately, Carpinteria’s favorite outbuilding or pavilion has been destroyed; it’s gone. Have you ever walked by this crude structure and observed a bunch of kids with their paint and easels having a playful creative good time? Have you ever enjoyed one of our local musical groups sharing their tunes from this ugly edifice? What about its annual Halloween scary bizarre decorations? Regrettably, that bit of community folklore is now gone forever; our endearing outbuilding is gone. This is not a cry for historic preservation or an endeavor to protest a demolished structure; it is simply a sentimental or wistful remembrance of a cheap, colorless structure that has served the community of Carpinteria well. Let’s hope fellow Carpinterians will equally share happy memories of this grubby old outbuilding.
Bob Henry Carpinteria
Dial up a declawing resolution
City Manager Dave Durflinger has stated that “the City is not in a position to commit the staff resources necessary to conduct the research and analysis necessary for the City Council to decide on a formal position” regarding cat declawing. Cat declawing is a surgical procedure (a form of mutilation) in which the animal’s toes are amputated at the last joint. Exactly how many staffer hours are necessary to “conduct research and analysis” before city council members can decide if they condone or condemn this inhumane treatment? The city has already been provided with copies of the resolutions condemning declawing passed in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Berkeley, Santa Monica, Culver City, West Hollywood , Beverly Hills and Burbank—at no cost. If the shortage of staff resources is the reason for inaction, how cost effective is it for the city manager, city council members and multiple staffers to continue to spend their time (as they have, hour after hour after hour, for the past five months) answering residents’ phone requests to pass a resolution condemning this practice? Will council members “commit the staff resources necessary” to decide their position on this issue or will they continue to do nothing and knowingly persist in wasting staff resources needed to answer hundreds of incoming calls against declawing in the weeks and months ahead? With petition signatures and council meeting testimony easy for city officials to ignore, phone calls have to be answered. Take one minute of your time to make a call, 684-5404 x400 or 403 or 450. Relay the message, “Please pass a resolution condemning cat declawing.” If you’ve already phoned, please phone again! Carpinteria prides itself on promoting animal welfare. Because the majority of residents love animals, the calls will continue.
Elsa Lambert Carpinteria
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I love this town. Carpinteria is magical—amazing people, stunning mountains, glorious beaches and cute local businesses. There is no such thing as a “quick trip to the grocery store” with so many friends to chat up once you’re there! Our small, familiar population gives me comfort and feels safe for me and my kids. I’ll tell you the one way our town with a self-limiting population does not make me feel safe and comfortable: running a small business. My income and survival in Carp are dependent on each and every one of you shopping consistently in my store. I’m not the only one of course. All the independently owned businesses that make up our quaint shopping areas are dependent on you too. The visitors are a great summer boost, but for long-term success, we need our own local people shopping year round. The Institute for Local Self-Reliance reports that local retailers return an average of 52 percent of their revenue to the local economy, compared with just 14 percent for the chain retailers. And that “choosing a locally owned store generates almost four times as much economic benefit for the surrounding region as shopping at a chain.” Why make the extra trip into a local store to purchase “xyz” if Big Box has it and you’re already there? In an average American city, “If people were to shift 10 percent of their spending from chains to local businesses, it would bring an additional $235 million per year to the community’s economy.” $235 million! 10 percent! A 10 percent spending shift is nothing! How many lattes is that? I have spent the last 19 months desperately trying to save my toy store. Kiona Gross’ Curious Cup bookstore moving in is a huge improvement, but it may not be enough. Kiona and I are both in the same last-gasp stage of life with our businesses. We need your 10 percent. Big Box won’t notice you. We will. We, however, will be a thing of the past if your best show of support is to come into our store, tell us how thrilled you are that there is a toy store and bookstore in Carp then leave without buying anything. To Kiona and I, that is a knife to our hearts and a nail in our coffins. Sound dramatic? It is. One hundred dollars a day is enough
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living mindfully DAVE MOCHEL
By Erin LEnnon
Put fear in its place
Ghosts, ghouls and goblins will soon be wandering the streets—creepy, scary and horrifying—and all in name of good Halloween fun. However, in our daily lives fear can prevent us from taking steps that will lead to accomplishment and healthy growth. Fear can keep us from expressing ourselves fully, and fear can make the world feel like a small place full of limitations and insurmountable challenges. What exactly is fear? The sensations we associate with fear result from physiological changes such as increases in heart rate, breathing rate and blood pressure. These changes are triggered by the hormone epinephrine, more commonly known as adrenaline. The purpose of these changes is to activate the body to deal with a threat. In the case of extreme fear, the contents of the digestive tract and bladder may be even emptied to lighten the load for rapid escape. Interestingly, there is very little physiological difference between fear and excitement. A rollercoaster may be exciting to one person and terrifying to another, but the bodily response of both people will be very similar. The real distinction between the two is in how the sensations are interpreted—the thoughts that accompany the sensations shape the experience. Wouldn’t it be great to be fearless? Before you answer that, consider the case of a woman known as SM. Born with a congenital disorder that destroyed her amygdalae, the brain structures responsible for generating fear, SM laughs her way through notoriously scary haunted houses. When taken by researchers to an exotic pet store, she eagerly reached out to pick up tarantulas and venomous snakes even though she understood that they are potentially dangerous. Because of her inability to gauge threat, SM has found herself in several harrowing situations,
including being held up at knifepoint and gunpoint. In addition to being unable to recognize fear on other people’s faces, SM says inappropriate things in social situations, and is willing to stand well within the “personal space” of strangers. The case of SM points out how fear can help us detect potential threats in our environment and serve as a useful tool for assessing social cues. While fear certainly has an important role in survival, it can also condition us to avoid situations that may be perfectly safe. In fact, how we respond to fear can have a dramatic impact on the quality of our health, relationships and performance. How can we respond skillfully when fear shows up so that it does not control our lives? It all begins with attention. Closely observing the experience of fear allows us to see that it is made up of sensations and thoughts that have no material substance of their own. The next step is acceptance. Taking a deep breath, gently smiling at the sensations and standing or sitting up tall with shoulders spread and dropped allows you to accept the presence of fear. Fear is not a physical obstacle; it does not need to go away in order for you to take calm, confident action. When you respond to fear with awareness and acceptance, then you will begin to see possibilities that did not seem to exist before. With some practice, you will be able to act deliberately in the face of the fear that used to stop you. Even strong phobias can be overcome with a mindful approach. And what better time of year than Halloween to begin to practice? Dave Mochel has taught classes in neuroscience, wellbeing and leadership for 25 years. He works with individuals, schools and businesses to help them focus their attention and energy to enhance performance, reduce stress and maximize quality of life. You can reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org, and you can follow his blog at www.appliedattention.com.
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The Carpinteria City Council waded into city finances and local waterway issues when members received two reports addressing trends in both local creeks and coffers at the council’s Oct. 28 meeting. Administrative Services Director John Thornberry reported an anticipated annual upswing in property taxes, sales tax and transient occupancy tax (TOT), which led him to conclude, “Yes, we’re doing better than last year.” The city reviews its finances on a quarterly basis, and the first quarter outcomes are early indicators in the yearlong tug of war between revenues and expenses. Three months into the current fiscal year, the city’s general fund shows a $328,473 deficit, but that will change when property taxes roll in from December through May. Thornberry expects property taxes to exceed the previous year’s by 3 percent. As the city’s largest single revenue source, that rise set a positive tone for the rest of Thornberry’s presentation. Sales taxes are slated to reach $1.8 million, a 7 percent increase over last year. Revenue from transient occupancy taxes should outstrip last year’s receipts by 15 percent. Carpinteria’s visitors contributed $544,000 between July and September in TOT. This is seasonal revenue, with first quarter numbers making up roughly 35 percent of the year’s TOT revenue. Along with those key increases are some declines. The city’s investments are expected to bring in about $97,000 this year, a decline from last year due to lower interest rates. And income from city fees and charges are running behind last year by 33 percent, due to less construction. These early financial results may not be definitive, but they give the city a peek at the health of the general fund, which foots the bill for most of the city’s basic services, and assists with future budgeting by highlighting trends and anomalies. “Of course when we’re preparing the
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During a review of the city’s Bob Hansen Creeks Preservation Program, the city council learned that the health of local creeks has become a greater priority for residents. Volunteers rid Carpinteria beaches and creeks of 140 pounds of trash during Santa Barbara County’s September Creek Week. “This year in Carpinteria we actually had our largest turnout for all of our events that we’ve had in the four years that I’ve been here,” said Environmental Coordinator Erin Maker. “That’s excellent. It means people are getting more involved and are becoming more aware of our Creek Week events.” The creeks preservation program is a citywide mission to restore and protect Carpinteria, Franklin, Lagunitas and Santa Monica creeks as they flow through the valley. Creek preservation requires city staff to get out in the community, whether it be monitoring and adapting city regulations to instill green practices, getting locals out into the creeks to help with restoration or reviewing development proposals and maintenance operations, from initial plans through to the final nail. Public works is drafting a proposal to add new stormwater management practices to the municipal code, and the city also joined the county and area agencies to develop a post-construction technical manual to keep creeks clean after development projects are complete. City staff also reached out to business owners through the Business Education Program, which teaches businesses about eliminating illicit discharges into the creeks, best management practices and water quality issues. The city made 15 contacts this year with local businesses to deal with creek-related code compliance issues. Beyond pamphlets and regulations, Carpinterians also got their hands dirty pulling weeds and picking up trash. The city logged over 300 service hours last year through educational programs, habitat restoration and trash-pickup events hosted by staff. The next regular Carpinteria City Council meeting will be held on Monday, Nov. 12, at 5:30 p.m. in the council chambers, 5775 Carpinteria Ave.
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Nov. 1 marks ofﬁcial Franklin Trail opening CVN REPORT
Carpinteria’s resume of outdoor activities will ﬁnally grow to include hiking when the grand opening of the Franklin Trail takes place on Friday, Nov. 1. The long-awaited opening arrives after years of fundraising, design, construction and more fundraising. “The Franklin Trail is like the ‘Little Engine That Could,’” stated First District Supervisor Salud Carbajal. “After nearly 40 years of countless obstacles, the community ﬁnally has achieved its vision of reopening the trail and providing public access to the scenic foothills of the Carpinteria Valley.” Franklin Trail supporters will gather on Nov. 1 at 3:30 p.m. to celebrate the ofﬁcial opening at the trailhead, located at the end of Sterling Avenue and Meadow View Lane, at the north end of Carpinteria’s Franklin Park. Members of the public are invited to attend. The 2.25-mile trail that opens Friday is the ﬁrst of three phases intended to ultimately connect hikers, bikers and equestrians with East Camino Cielo and the existing back country trail system along the Santa Ynez River. The trail will be closed to horses and bikes until January 2014 to allow for rainfall and foot trafﬁc to compact its loose soil The second phase of the project, which will span ﬁve miles of Rancho Monte Alegre and U.S. Forest Service property to the peak of the Santa Ynez Mountains, is expected to be open in late 2014 or 2015 after needed landowner and regulatory approvals are secured and more money is raised to restore the historic trail route. The ﬁrst phase, which was initially slated to open over a year ago, cost several hundred thousand dollars more than anticipated. According to Friends of Franklin Trail, the trail’s total price tag amounted to over $530,000. Costly components of the ﬁrst phase included installation of a 65-foot pedestrian bridge across a tributary of Franklin Creek, several retaining walls, fencing and electric gates to provide security where the trail runs along the Carpinteria High School campus and through a private avocado orchard. An informational kiosk and native landscaping to beautify the trail entrance were also installed on the campus. More than 360 people and foundations made charitable gifts for the trail, and $322,000 in grants were secured by the Land Trust for Santa Barbara County from Caltrans Environmental Enhancement and Mitigation Program and Santa Barbara County. The City of Carpinteria also partnered in the project by enhancing the existing portion of the trail through
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The ﬁrst phase of Franklin Trail, which ends at the property line of Rancho Monte Alegre, opens this week. city property. “It seems that it takes a village to build a trail, at least when you are trying to re-create a lost trail through private farm
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All Members, Guests & the General Public are Invited to: *First Friday, Nov. 1, 5-8 pm, in Carpinteria. Look for the “Scarecrows” in participating stores, galleries & restaurants. Each will have a box, collecting canned food for those in need in Carpinteria. Enjoy the sounds of Brother Landau live at the Seal Fountain. See you there! *Spotlight your business at the Chamber’s Business @ Breakfast, @ Rincon Beach Club, Fri., Nov. 8, 7:15-9 am, 3805 Santa Claus Lane, sponsored by Carpinteria Toy Co. & Curious Cup Bookstore. CVCC Members $20, Non-Members $25. RSVP no later than noon Nov. 6, to be listed on the HOT SHEET. RSVP to Stephanie @ 684-5479x10. *Help cut the ribbon @ Carpinteria Toy Co. & Curious Cup Bookstore, Fri., Nov. 8 @ 5:30-6 pm., 5385 Carpinteria Ave. Celebrate this new business venture with the CVCC & guests. Please call Stephanie @ 684-5479x10 to RSVP. *You’re invited to attend the CVCC’s Business-After-Hours Multi-Member Mixer, Wed., Nov. 20, 5-7 pm, Carpinteria Boys & Girls Club. Local Non-Profits will be hosting the event. Members $5, Non-Members $10. Info, 684-5479x10.
A man turned a bike into the sheriff’s station on Oct. 19 because he had accidentally commandeered it. The night before the man had ridden to a Carpinteria Avenue bar on a borrowed red mountain bike. He then left the unlocked bike outside and entered to get his drink on. When he departed, he saddled up on a red mountain bike. However, in the morning, the owner of the borrowed bike said the returned bike was the wrong one. Deputies took possession of the bicycle.
Hopped up man immune to taser
Deputies had trouble wrangling a man accused of being hopped up on drugs on Oct. 18 on Cramer Road. At first, one deputy arrived to confront the man who had reportedly flipped and was brandishing a 26-inch metal rod in a driveway. At gunpoint, the officer told him to drop it, and the man complied. However, the fidgety man, 30, continued to motion to his belt area, a movement the deputy warned him could result in bullets flying. The man uttered several bizarre, paranoid statements to the deputy about needing help. A second officer then arrived, and the lawmen attempted to cuff the live wire. He slipped their hold and attempted to stand from his belly-down position. At first the deputies tried to subdue the man with fists and knees, but he continued to put up a fight. He then withstood a 17-second surge from a taser. He reportedly yelled that he was in pain but kept wrestling the officers. The deputy then ditched the taser and eventually ended the two-minute skirmish by slipping the man into restraints. The witnesses, who apparently had called for help, refused to identify themselves or state that they had felt threatened by the man’s behavior. Deputies arrested him for being under the influence of drugs. Deputies noted they believed the man was under the influence of drugs
due to “unusual strength, immunity to pain, rapid speech, paranoid statements and extreme perspiration.” He was medically cleared of minor injuries sustained during the scuffle before booking.
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A man accused of attempting to hit several people at a party with his car was aggressively detained by civilians before deputies arrived and eventually tased and arrested him for driving under the influence on Oct. 19. When deputies rolled up at the Walnut Avenue party, they found the man’s car half on the lawn and half on the driveway and surrounded by a mob of birthday party attendees at around 8:45 p.m. The man, 29, had been pulled from the vehicle and bloodied by his detainers, but when he spotted the officer he slipped free and fled by foot. A deputy pursued him on a yard-hopping chase before cornering the man and tasing him in order to ensure that he would stop running and disobeying the officer. Witnesses reported that the man had been sitting in a car across the street from the party when he engaged in a verbal altercation with a female. He then accelerated toward the party, hopped a curb and nearly struck two men. The witness, who wasn’t at the party, said he had no doubt the driver intended to use his car as a weapon. The men who were almost struck felt the same way. The driver’s keys were quickly removed from the vehicle before party attendees yanked him out and bloodied his face. By the time the deputy returned to the scene with the suspect, most partygoers had dispersed. Those who remained were unwilling to converse with deputies. Interviewing the driver, the deputy suspected he was intoxicated, and the suspicion was bolstered by a .19 breath test. The driver was remorseful but chose not to talk with deputies about what had transpired or his motivation for nearly hitting people with his car.
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Hard-knock scrambles on mini Carp crime spree
A woman suspected of being involved in a hit and run on Highway 101 at Reynolds Avenue on Oct. 18 reportedly followed up the alleged felony with a Carpinteria Avenue robbery all while possessing and attempting to conceal drugs at the sheriff’s station. The woman, a 26-year-old from Santa Paula, apparently scrambled from the auto accident but had no means to contact anybody to help her get away. She allegedly confronted a woman sitting on a nearby bus bench. She asked the woman, 18, if she had the time, and the unsuspecting woman pulled out her cell phone to check. The suspect then allegedly shoved the woman, swiped the phone and ran across the street. The victim tried to keep the suspect in sight, but the suspect fled into a trailer park. A passerby noticed the distraught victim and dialed 9-1-1. The suspect re-emerged on Carpinteria Avenue and crossed paths again with the victim and her newfound helper. The suspect cavalierly stated that she’d tossed the phone in a ditch and continued on her way. After arriving, deputies tracked down the suspect, apprehending her at gunpoint, and the phone, which had been deposited in the bed of a truck. Deputies found that several phone calls had been dialed to two numbers while the suspect possessed the phone. Deputies then ushered the suspect to a holding cell at the Carpinteria station. In the cell, the woman allegedly slipped her handcuffs to the front of her body and attempted to conceal syringes within the grate over a drainage pipe. Deputies found the syringes along with marijuana the woman possessed. She was transported to jail.
Assault: Walnut Avenue Burglary: Ortega Hill Road, Bailard Avenue, Finney Street, Padaro Lane Fraud: Casitas Pass Road Harassment: Franciscan Court Public intoxication: Casitas Pass Road Theft: Star Pine Road, Trenora Street, Alvarado Road Warrant arrest: 8th Street, Carpinteria Avenue
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Carpinteria’s hardest working band, The Rincons, performs at this year’s California Avocado Festival.
AvoFest notes music beat MARK BRICKLEY “Wow, what a weekend!” those words underscore the tireless effort that made october’s avocado festival a resounding success. Operations Director Mike lazaro was in constant motion. his right hand was City Councilman gregg Carty. other festival board members leo fortunato, anthony Staal, gary dobbins, Jeff Moorhouse and Emily Miles all lent their time and talent. also hats off to Executive Assistant Debra McCarty and the outstanding volunteers who staffed the kids zone and merchandise booths. the music never stopped on the festival’s four stages. this year’s highlights included an inspired set by Santa Barbara musical legend Spencer the gardener. his band has been re-imagined with the addition of extraordinary drummer Cougar Estrada, the former percussionist for East la legends los lobos. Estrada’s beats made Spencer’s originals spring off the stage. festival favorites the rincons and dusty Jugz bands transported fans from the beach to the backwoods with their rocking musical mix. on friday night 14-year-old vocalist Brandi Rose sang with fire and frenzy far beyond her age. look for big things to come from this poised young singer.
a multi-track Cd is attached to each copy of monthly uk music publication Mojo Magazine. the stories behind the album’s tracks are detailed inside the magazine. recent offerings included the rolling Stones uncovered with early blues artists like Muddy Waters and howlin Wolf playing songs the Stones covered. Mojo also presented a CD of Johnny Cash roots cuts and covered the Beatles second album. the British music periodical is packed with non-hype articles about contemporary acts from Questlove to daft Punk and offers retrospective stories about classic rock’s greatest bands. the rag’s rare color photos are remarkable, and its album reviews include artists who don’t make the cover of Rolling Stone. you can find Mojo Magazine at the front Page in Montecito and Barnes and Noble in Ventura. it’s worth the $9.99 price tag.
Sometimes music arrives ahead of its time. Maybe that’s the nature of art. The debut performance of russian composer igor Stravinsky’s “the rite of Spring” caused his audience to riot. he stretched
the edges of classical composition, changing its rhythmic structure. Stravinsky led his audience on a wild ride. “the rite of Spring” was originally written as a ballet and premiered in Paris at the Ballets Russes on May 29, 1913. The score starts slowly, and its first minute is vaguely melodic. then the music shifts and becomes dissonant and disturbing. the chaos doesn’t let up until its final note. the opening night audience had never experienced such musical disorder. they went on a rampage and began screaming and yelling at each other as the ballet dancers struggled to keep up with composition’s pace. Stravinsky quickly left the concert hall though the back door. a year later “the rite of Spring” was performed in london without the staged ballet. uk newspapers had previewed the composition. at its second performance the audience sat calmly and experienced the music’s rich, complex structure. as the piece concluded they erupted in applause, and Stravinsky received a standing ovation. he was literally carried out of the auditorium on admirers’ shoulders. twenty-seven years later sections of the “rite” were used in Walt disney’s soundtrack for the movie “fantasia.” Stravinsky and wife Vera lived in Santa Barbara in 1943. “the rite of Spring” is considered the composer ’s masterwork. the los angeles Philharmonic performed it at the hollywood Bowl last summer. it will not be presented locally this season but Stravinsky fans can hear his “Suite #1 for Small Orchestra” on Jan. 21, 2014 played by the Santa Barbara Chamber orchestra.
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Satsha Benitez takes a closer look inside the candy bowl held by Amy Orozco, in front of the Curious Cup bookstore, during the 2011 downtown event.
… trick or treat downtown
downtown Carpinteria will become a hub for costumed tykes searching out sweets by the pillowcase-full on thursday, oct. 31. the annual Safe trick or treating in the downtown t event, which is sponsored by Carpinteria’s downtown merchants and the Parking and Business improvement area advisory Board, will take place on Halloween, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Officer McGruff will be at the Seal Fountain to greet children and hand out halloween bags. Participating merchants will post an orange pumpkin sign in the front window of their business. the boundaries of the district form a “t” as it extends down linden avenue from Carpinteria avenue and includes businesses located between Palm and Elm avenues.
… harvest some good times
Before, after or instead of trick or treating, Carpinteria kids can celebrate halloween at the harvest Carnival thrown by first Baptist Church. on thursday, oct. 31, from 6 to 9 p.m. the local church, at 5026 foothill road, will open its doors to the community for a festival of fun that will include a jolly jumper, pumpkin carving, games, hot dogs and lots of candy. The event is free. To find out more, call 684-3353.
Music Trivia Quiz Q: Who sang and composed the 1960 single “yellow Polka dot Bikini”? A: Pop artist Brian hyland sang the hit song. Pianist lee Pockriss wrote the music, and songwriter Paul Vance penned the lyrics in 25 minutes on his way home from the beach. Vance said the song was inspired by watching his 2-year-old daughter wearing a bikini for the first time. the wide-eyed reaction of two young boys sent her scurrying back into the locker room. the tiny two-piece bathing suits were just beginning to catch on. remember the song’s lyrics? “She was afraid to come out of the locker, she was as nervous as she could be. She was afraid to come out of the water, afraid that someone would see. it was an itsy Bitsy teenie Weenie yellow Polka dot Bikini…” The song became a #1 Top Forty Hit and remained on the charts for 13 weeks. it gained worldwide fame after being translated into languages including Japanese, hebrew and Swahili. See Mark Brickley’s music writing and photography at www.markbrickley.com.
… sell the sweet stuff
the pediatric dentists at Sunny Smiles will take on the role of post-halloween candy buyers in an effort to prevent tooth decay in local kids. Candy that is brought to the office, located at 5565 Carpinteria Ave. #26, on Friday, Nov. 1, between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. will garner $1 per pound, for up to 5 pounds. The dentistry office is working in conjunction with operation gratitude, which delivers candy to u.S. troops overseas.
… recite poetry in a new location
First Monday Poem Night became homeless when construction began on the Carpinteria Valley Arts Center, but the monthly meeting of poetry fans has found a temporary shelter under the roof of Curious Cup bookstore and Carpinteria toy Company, 5285 Carpinteria Ave. This month’s event will take place on Nov. 4, at 7 p.m. the event, which is open to the public, invites attendees to read a favorite poem aloud, though not one they authored. For more information, call Toni Stuart at 684-3926.
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… get in the holiday spirit
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Beloved classic “The Night Before Christmas” has been uniquely illustrated in stained glass images by Goleta mosaic artist Christine Brallier and be signed by the author on Friday, Nov. 1, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Curious Cup bookstore, 5285 Carpinteria Ave. The 15 mosaics featured in the book took Brallier four years to complete. They were made by hand-cutting thousands of pieces of stained glass and ﬁtting them together to create the illustrations. To ﬁnd out more, call the bookstore at 220-6608.
… meet the minds behind “Shoes…Are You My Mate?”
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If shoes could speak, they would certainly have interesting stories to tell. Authors Camille Brown and Jennifer Moran present one such tale in the children’s book “Shoes…Are You My Mate?” a publication that the authors will read from and sign on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Curious Cup Bookstore, 5285 Carpinteria Ave. The book tells the story of a hot-shot soccer shoe named Lefty who searches for his real mate and learns the true meaning of friendship along the way. An animated short entitled “Shoes!” will also be screened at the free event. To ﬁnd out more, call the shop at 220-6608.
… to the Three Church Christmas Boutique
The ﬁnest crafters and bakers of three local church congregations have prepped for months to stock this weekend’s 22nd annual Three Church Christmas Boutique. The event, scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 5026 Foothill Road, will feature Christmas decorations, handmade crafts, jellies and jams, baked goods, desserts and lunch. Participating churches are First Baptist Church, Faith Lutheran Church and Carpinteria Community Church.
…pick up a great read
Mystery maniacs, romance readers, non-ﬁction nuts and anyone else who enjoys a good book is invited out to the monthly book sale scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 2, from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the front lawn of the Friends of the Library Used Bookstore, 5103 Carpinteria Ave. Thanks to so many generous book donations by community members, the bookstore has overstock that must be cleared out at a discounted rate. Bargains can be found in all genres. All purchases at the bookstore beneﬁt Friends of the Library’s mission to support the Carpinteria Branch Library.
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Freemasonry is the world’s ﬁrst and largest fraternal organization, based on the belief that each man has a responsibility to make the world a better place. The fraternity originated in the Middle Ages with stonemasons who built castles and cathedrals, Freemasonry today provides men with opportunities for fellowship, community service, philanthropy and leadership. The Masons of California have more than 62,000 members and about 340 lodges located throughout the state. For more information, visit freemason.org. Carpinteria Lodge 444 • Call 684-4433
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From left, Valeria Martinez (wearing a mask made by Quetzemany Arce), Enrique Gregior, Lupita Ramirez, Anali Sanchez and Mia Able don masks they decorated in honor of the 2012 Dia de los Muertos.
…celebrate Dia de Los Muertos
The holiday festivities don’t have to end when Halloween comes to a close. A Dia de los Muertos Celebration will be orchestrated by the Carpinteria Library Homework Center on Saturday, Nov. 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the library’s multipurpose room, 5141 Carpinteria Ave. Participants can paint masks and make paper ﬂowers, take a swing at the piñata and enjoy refreshments. Coordinator Suzanne Requejo said that any student or community member who wishes to display an altar or Day of the Dead artwork should attend the free event. For more information, contact Requejo at 617-5929.
… get breaducated
Bread in its ﬁnest forms will be the focus of a celebration on Sunday, Nov. 3, from noon to 3 p.m., at Crazy Good Bread Co., located at at 4191 Carpinteria Ave, #12. The free, community event, Holiday Breaducation: A Collaboration of Culinary Ideas, will serve as the grand opening for the recently installed Crazy Good Bread Co. The event will include bread samples, live music and children’s activities. Breadventure tasting passports, wine, beer and gift baskets will be available for purchase. Holiday-inspired savory and sweet dishes will showcase Crazy Good Bread Co.’s many ﬂavors of bread. Proceeds from the event will beneﬁt Girls Inc. of Carpinteria. For more information, visit crazygoodbread.com.
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McCracken’s imaginative ﬁgures inhabit Porch
Santa Barbara-based artist Virginia McCracken creates imaginary worlds inside boxes, where ﬂamboyant paper-mache ﬁgures live. Her expressively detailed assemblage works will adorn the walls at Porch home and garden, 3823 Santa Claus Lane, from Nov. 1 to Dec. 30. An artist reception is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 16, from 3 to 5 p.m. McCracken’s unclassiﬁable ﬁgures strike each beholder differently. Her works, which at a small scale draw viewers in for intimate contemplation, are inspired by the notion of secret interior worlds. McCracken has been creating art for 30 years and has shown prominently in galleries as far away as New York City. For more information, call Porch at 684-0300.
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Belles Artes students created an altar of Dia de los Muertos art for a Santa Barbara Museum of Art exhibit.
Bellas Artes shows at SB art museum
Local students interested in the intersection of art and culture poured their works into the Dia de los Muertos exhibit at Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Through the local Bellas Artes program, offered by Carpinteria Valley Arts Council in cooperation with Peoples’ Self-Help Housing, the students prepared an altar including paintings, masks and skulls mounted on a tree of life surrounded by clay vessels and other objects. Director Suzanne Requejo and instructor Maria Ramos set up the exhibit, which showed between Oct. 27 and 31.
Fifth Annual Carpinteria Talent Showcase
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school notes Redhawks recognize Red Ribbon Week
Sixth- through eighth-graders at Carpinteria Middle School spent a week learning the grave dangers associated with drug and alcohol abuse during Red Ribbon Week between Oct. 21 and 25. Students signed a pledge banner, wore crazy clothes and searched high and low for a hidden red ribbon. The Red Ribbon has signiﬁed drug awareness since the slaying of Drug Enforcement Agency agent Enrique Camarena by drug trafﬁckers in 1985. First Lady Nancy Reagan supported Congress’s declaration of the ﬁrst Red Ribbon campaign in 1988.
Red Ribbon week at Carpinteria Middle School between Oct. 21 and 25 gave students time to reﬂect on the dangers of drugs and alcohol.
Aliso students learn about special ed technology
Aliso School students, from left, Liana Aheda and Savannah Sarabia get to know more about each other’s educations during Ability Awareness Day on Oct. 25.
Aliso School students stepped into the shoes of special education classmates on Oct. 25 and learned what types of technologies are in use to assist students with disabilities. The Ability Awareness Day was one of the routinely scheduled events that allows mainstream students to learn about the special devices that are put to use in the school’s Santa Barbara County Education Ofﬁce Special Education classroom. “It’s always very informative for our students to see how different technologies assist our students,” Principal Holly Minear commented. SUBMITTED PHOTO
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Acting in Moliere’s “Tartuffe” during Family Weekend at Cate School are students, from left, Molly Mazor-Brown, Kaitlyn Dayka, Sophia Winnikoff and Cammy Woods.
Cate families visit Carpinteria
Family Weekend at Cate School meant parents of the boarding school’s students converged on Carpinteria from all over the country and world. The parents and other relatives of students were treated to a full plate of performances, classroom demonstrations and sporting events. Students staged Moliere’s “Tartuff,” entertained with a choral and orchestra performance and competed in volleyball, football and more. Cate spokespeople noted that many of the 500 visitors dine, shop and lodge in Carpinteria during their stay.
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Wacky and wild turn out for Rocky Horror Photos by L. Paul Mann
At right, from left, Caroline Duxburysmith joins Sandor and Wayne in a ruffled, baubled and wild embrace.
Below, dressed in their Rocky Horror finery, Jena Jenkins, left, and Amber Sciuto give an anonymous Dr. Frankfurter a squeeze.
Volunteer cashier Donnay Stevens, 11, greeted the wonderfully weird characters partaking in the screening of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” on Oct. 26.
Presenting herself as Zombie Zee, this member of the walking dead enjoyed a raucous visit to Dr. Frankfurter’s castle.
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Ghosts, ghouls, goblins and gardens garden gossip CHRIS & LISA CULLEN What do monsters and meandering spirits have to do with gardening? Probably nothing, but it is kind of fun to delve into the history of our customs, and Halloween’s history is ancient. Many cultures from the ancient Persians and Egyptians to the Aztecs and Chinese have had festivals in which they honored the memory of their deceased family and ancestors.
A history of trick or treating
In the 5th century BC, in Celtic Ireland, the last night of the year was Oct. 31. On this day it was thought that the disembodied spirits of all those who had died throughout the year would come back in search of living bodies to possess. The Celts believed all laws of space and time were suspended during this time, allowing the spirit world to intermingle with the living. Naturally, the still-living did not want to be possessed, so on the night of Oct. 31, villagers would extinguish the fires in their homes to make them cold and undesirable. They would then dress up in all manner of ghoulish costumes and noisily parade around the neighborhood, being as destructive as possible in order to frighten away the spirits looking for bodies to possess.
Marigold: the Flower of the Dead
Marigold is the traditional flower for Dia de los Muertos, Day of the Dead, which is celebrated all over Mexico from Oct.
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by paramedics and transported by ambulance to Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara. By Monday, Esqueda’s condition had improved, and he was transferred out of the ICU. Details remained murky around the circumstances of the accident as of Oct. 28. The Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Major Accident Response Team was still investigating and released few specifics. A Toyota Highlander occupied by three people struck Esqueda’s car, according to the sheriff’s department, and all three occupants of the Highlander had left the scene before the arrival of officers. Two were found a block away on linden Avenue and were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The third person was wanted for questioning, and it is still unclear who was driving, according to Kelly Hoover, sheriff’s department spokesperson. Rampton commented that it was likely the Highlander had been traveling north at a high rate of speed on linden Avenue when it broadsided Esqueda’s vehicle, but a final determination as to the positioning and speed of the vehicles will have to be made by sheriff’s department investigators reconstructing the accident. No charges have been filed. Warrior football coach Ben Hallock commented that Esqueda’s move from the ICU was encouraging. “The kids have had a very positive attitude. Everyone is just really glad he’s alive,” said Hallock.
31 to Nov. 2. They are used to decorate tombs and were a part of this tradition going all the way back to the Aztecs. In fact, the Aztec name for marigold means “flower of 400 lives.” Marigold was also known as Russian Penicillin due to its effectiveness in fighting infections; doctors of the Civil War and World War I used it extensively to save lives on the battlefields. According to folklore, if you put the marigold flower petals under your mattress it will induce prophetic dreams and is said to have the power to make dreams come true. It was also used as a protective and was incorporated into wreaths to keep a home safe. Marigold is also thought to strip a witch of her will, so you may want to have some in your garden this Halloween weekend.
Top 10 ways to stay safe this Halloween
1. Definitely put out a carved pumpkin with a candle inside. This will help to scare off any wandering sprits. (Disembodied spirits apparently scare easily and have diminished powers of observation.) 2. Eat lots of garlic: It is well known that vampires have a dislike for garlic. Even in China and Malaysia, garlic has been used as vampire repellent. You can also string it up over your doorway to prevent vampires from entering. 3. Carry a bag of poppy seeds: Vampires are compulsive counters. If you suspect someone of being a vampire, throw poppy seeds (or a poppy seed bagel) at them and they will be distracted long enough for you to get away. 4. Another way to repel vampires is the thorns of wild roses. Not sure why this works, it just does. 5. Make sure you have a bunch of wolfs bane with you to repel the werewolves. I haven’t found any other form of protec-
CHS cleared counselors’ schedules on Oct. 28 so they would be available to help students cope with their grief. Hallock said Esqueda’s teammates have taken the moment to reflect on their commitment to supporting each
tion from these creatures. 6. Wear a cross. This seems to help with all sorts of evil, from vampires to witches. 7. A string of chili peppers around your neck and at the entrance to your house will repel monsters and ghouls. 8. Fennel is another plant useful for protection. Hang fennel over your front door to prevent the entry of witches. 9. Now if for some reason you do get a hex put on you, use bay to break the spell. So keep some around, just in case.
10. Lavender and oak will protect you from the evil eye. Until next time, fill your garden with joy! Chris and Lisa Cullen, owners of Montecito Landscape, have been creating beautiful gardens for over 40 years. Listen to Garden Gossip radio show on AM1290 every Friday at 11 a.m. and 9 p.m. and Saturday at 11 a.m. Do you have a question about your garden? Contact us at 969-3984 or lisacullen@ montecitolandscape.com. Or via snail mail: 1187 Coast Village Rd. Ste. 160, Montecito, CA 93108
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Keep planting cool season veggies.
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other. “One of our main things has been togetherness.... We’re together with Jonathan. He’s going to be in our thoughts,” Hallock said. Many teammates were able to visit Esqueda on Sunday. The accident came before the school’s
Carpinteria High School was filled with heavy hearts on Monday, Oct. 28, as students arriving from the weekend were still shocked by the news that senior Jonathan Esqueda had been seriously injured in an Oct. 26 car accident just a short distance from the school.
Homecoming week and resulted in administrators postponing the “Mr. Warrior” competition, a talent show typically used to determine a Mr. Warrior, the CHS version of a Homecoming King. The Homecoming football game against Santa Paula High School on Friday, Nov. 1, and dance on Saturday, Nov. 2 will take place as scheduled.
A utility box near Linden Avenue and El Carro Lane was uprooted in the two-vehicle collision on Oct. 26 that remains under investigation.
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Homecoming: Warriors vs. Santa Paula Condor Championship: Cate vs. Thatcher October 31 - November 6, 2013
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Warrior wide receiver Ruben Garcia is met by a host of Nordhoff Ranger defenders who stifled the Carpinteria offense en route to a 28-0 shutout.
Warriors shut out 28-0 by Rangers CHS left looking for TVL answers By ALonzo orozCo
After ending the non-league season 6-0, Carpinteria high School football is quickly finding the competitive TriValley league (tVl) to be a lot tougher. For the second time in three weeks, the Warriors’ offense was shut down by a Tri-Valley League foe, this time the Nordhoff Rangers who pitched a shutout in their 28-0 win over Carpinteria in Ojai on Oct. 25. The second consecutive league loss against CIF-SS Northwest Division titans Bishop Diego and Nordhoff leaves the Warriors at 0-2 in the TVL, while Nordhoff improved to 1-1. Starting from their own 20, it looked as though the Rangers’ game plan was to control the ball on the ground. Primarily feeding the ball to running back tayler Livingston, Nordhoff worked its way down to the Warrior 2-yard line. A holding call on the Rangers and two pass interference calls by Carpinteria in the end zone delayed the drive, but in the end, it was wide receiver Brandon Wadsworth
running the ball in from 3 yards out to give the home team a 7-0 lead with just 3:57 left in the quarter. “They (Nordhoff) did a great job of keeping hold of the ball; obviously, penalties in that drive had a big part of it,” said Carpinteria coach Ben hallock. The Rangers amassed 174 rushing yards to just 54 for the Warriors, who came up empty on three trips to the red zone. Peter Ramos led the team with 39-yards rushing on seven carries. in the second quarter, Carpinteria invaded Ranger territory when running back Jonathan Esqueda picked up a first down at the Nordhoff 40. But, the drive was quickly thwarted as Warrior quarterback Ian Craddock’s pass down field was intercepted by defensive back Nick Sterling, one of two interceptions for Sterling on the night. Craddock
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At nordhoff High School, Warrior senior quarterback Ian Craddock connected for 13 completions and 116 yards but was felled by two interceptions.
Cate running back Max Vasquez feels the pinch of the hefty Coast Union front line in a 55-34 loss. The rams seek redemption in the Condor League championship versus Thacher at home on nov. 2.
Coast Union outruns Cate 8-man, 55-34
rams remain on course for league championship against Thacher on nov. 2 By ALonzo orozCo
During Parents Weekend, Cate School families witnessed a midafternoon fireworks show put on by the home team Rams and Coast Union football squads up on the Mesa on oct. 26. The visiting Broncos provided most of the spark as they outscored Cate in a non-league match-up, 55-34. However, Ram coach Ben Soto seemed less than thrilled by the display. “They ran the ball down our throats, and we made stupid mistakes: a fumble, an interception, a block in the back when there was a touchdown,” said Soto whose team dropped to 5-3 overall, but remains 3-0 in Condor league play. The Rams got off to their usual good start, forcing Coast Union to punt on the game’s opening possession and scoring a touchdown on their first drive. It came in the form of the pass, as quarterback Michael Nettesheim tossed a 22-yarder to tight end Keller Mochel for a 6-0 lead. But the Broncos responded quickly, reaching the Ram 7-yard line when quarterback Angel Avina hooked up with wide receiver Emmany Godinez. tailback lane Sutherland capped the drive with a 3-yard run to give Coast Union a 7-6 edge. Forcing the Rams to turn the ball over on downs, the Broncos wasted little time adding to the lead. This time, via the air, Avina hit wide receiver Quinten Rathke on a 12-yard scoring pass to put Coast Union up 14-6. Utilizing sophomore running back isaiah washington for both his running and receiving skills, Cate drove down to the 1-yard line. Facing a fourth and
goal, the Rams called on senior running back Max Vasquez to carry it across the goal line to tie the score in the second quarter at 14. But the combination of strong line play and precision passing helped the Broncos regain the lead. Sutherland ran in his second of the game to put Coast Union back on top, 21-14. The Rams countered with another Vasquez touchdown run, this time from 28 yards out. Then when kicker Oliver Welch hauled in a bad snap on the point after and brought it across the goal line for a two-point conversion, Cate regained the lead at 22-21. The Broncos answered on another touchdown bomb to Godinez and another scoring strike to Rathke to break open the game, making it 34-22. Then Nettesheim found Vasquez the elder behind the secondary on the final play of the half. the 62-yard pass play helped narrow the margin to 34-28. After yet another touchdown run by Sutherland early in the third quarter put the score at 41-28, the defenses began to settle down. Early in the fourth, Nettesheim found tight end Abraham Tall in the end zone for a 24-yard touchdown catch to make it 41-34. However, Rathke brought down two more touchdown passes, and with a Cate touchdown being negated for a block in the back, the lead grew to 55-34. When Nettesheim’s final desperation heave was intercepted with under a minute to play, Coast Union prevailed. On Saturday, Nov. 2, Cate hosts rival Thacher at 3 p.m. with the Condor league title on the line.
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Boys water polo
Oct. 23 – Cate School boys water polo dropped a Tri-Valley League home match 15-4 against Oaks Christian. Captain Zack Allen scored the Rams’ four goals, one per quarter. Despite the lopsided result, the Rams made improvements over their ﬁrst meeting with the top-tier Lions. Oct. 25 – Cate School boys water polo suffered another tight Tri-Valley League loss, 7-5, to Villanova Prep. Cate rode the intense home atmosphere to come back from a 4-1 deﬁcit and knot the score at 4-4 at the end of the third quarter; however, Villanova had the ﬁnal surge and put the game away with a goal in the last minute of play. Zack Allen scored two goals, and Matthew Firestone, Austin Jackson and Alex Brown scored one apiece. The Rams’ record fell to 3-7 overall and 1-6 in TVL after the defeat.
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Cate School Athletes of the Week
ATHLETES OF THE WEEK Lesly Zapata (Junior) Girls tennis
Zack Allen (Senior) Boys water polo
Scored seven goals to lead water polo to victory over Nordhoff.
Matthew Firestone (Senior) Boys water polo
Scored the game-winning goal versus Nordhoff with one second remaining.
Shifted to singles in girls tennis against Santa Clara and swept three sets 6-0.
Zeke Hart (senior) Boys water polo
Nabbed 14 saves including critical game-preserving stops in narrow victory over Nordhoff High School.
Oct. 23 – Top-ranked Cate girls volleyball recorded a big comeback in game two en route to a 3-0 (25-8, 25-19, 25-8) home victory over Providence Hall. The Rams had a breakdown to start the second set and fell behind 12-4 only to ﬁnish the set on a 21-7 run. The passing of Hannah Bowlin and Sumner Matthews steadied Cate. In the last set, setters Ellen Lempres and Brenna Geiger smoothly distributed the ball to their fellow teammates. Leading in kills, Cydney Pierce had eight and Peyton Shelburne was close behind with seven. Oct. 26 – Top-ranked Cate girls volleyball emerged unscathed in a 3-0 Condor League win (25-9, 25-13, 25-21) over Dunn School. The Rams rose to the occasion in front of the Parents Weekend crowd behind the 12 kills of Cydney Pierce. Peyton Shelburne added eight kills, and Maddie Becker picked up six points with only one error. Sumner Matthews served for three of the team’s 13 aces. The Rams remain in the top spot in Division 4A and hold an overall record of 11-1 and a 6-0 Condor League mark.
Oct. 26 – Cate boys won the Division V heat at Mt. SAC, the largest cross country meet in the world. Senior Andrew Robbins led the team with a second place ﬁnish in 17:00, a full minute better than his last season’s time. Andrew Sinclair ﬁnished in eighth place in 17:39, and Dylan Ell crossed in 13th (17:52). The girls squad brought two runners, Charlotte Monke, who ﬁnished in seventh (20:57), and Rainbow Wang (18th, 21:53). Continued on page 19
Warrior racquets ring in third league championship
Warrior girls tennis captured an unprecedented third straight Frontier League championship on Oct. 24 by downing second-place Nordhoff High School, 15-3, at Carpinteria High School. A slow start for the Warriors resulted in a rare loss for doubles tandem Lesly Zapata/Natalie Saito, 6-4, but the Warrior top duo was able to battle back in the set from a 5-1 deﬁcit before winning their next two sets 6-0. Makenna Pike/Emily Saito pulled off a 7-5 comeback win in their ﬁrst set and ﬁnished 1-1. The Warriors’ number three doubles squad of Merrisa Souza/Gabi Montes De Oca went toe to toe with Nordhoff’s top squad, one of the league’s best, in an inspiring match. “This is the type of set I have been waiting for, just knowing what they are capable of, and although it was the last set of the day, it really gave our team an inspirational boost,” commented coach Charles Bryant. The singles lineup, Kelsie Bryant, Odessa Stork and Kassandra Ni, did its thing, and swept all nine sets. “The team has worked hard all season, and I am very proud of all their efforts,” Bryant said. The top-ranked Warriors ﬁnished Frontier League play undefeated at 10-0, and seventh-ranked Nordhoff was 8-2.
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Warrior football postseason hopes hinge on SP game
When the Warriors take the ﬁeld at Carpinteria Valley Memorial Stadium for the homecoming game on Friday, Nov. 1, at 7:30 p.m. against Santa Paula High School, the team’s playoff life will be on the line. After opening Tri-Valley League 0-2, the Warriors can still contend for an at-large CIF playoff invitation but must win this week. Though the Warriors are 6-2 and have been ranked in the Northwest Division top 10 all season and are currently seventh, only two TVL teams are guaranteed playoff spots and the Warriors have already been eliminated from contention for those. Nordhoff High School and Bishop Diego High School sat at the top of division polling all year, but Oak Park High School has defeated them both to swoop into the number one ranking and ﬁrst place in TVL. Coach Ben Hallock said ﬁnishing drives in which the Warriors get into the red zone will be key after an anemic two weeks of offense, over which the once high-scoring Warriors have only managed six points and have had trouble turning opportunities into scores. As for Santa Paula, Hallock said, “They’re having one of their best seasons ever,” which seems to be the case for each TVL squad. In place of running back/ linebacker Jonathan Esqueda, who was seriously injured in a car accident on Oct. 26, Warriors Tim Jimenez, Nathan Smolnikar and Bryson Frazer will likely see more carries. Hallock said, “If we don’t win this week, we don’t stand a chance.” The Warriors play Oak Park the following week in another must win to close out the schedule. “We could beat Oak Park and Santa Paula and still not make playoffs,” he commented.
Warrior freshman Sal Briceno scans the pool in a 17-6 loss to mighty Malibu High School.
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Oct. 23 – Warrior boys water polo lost to Malibu High School, 17-6, in another demonstration that Tri-Valley League is a battle for third place for everyone other than Malibu and Oaks Christian high schools. For the Warriors, Noah Reed scored three goals, Thomas Fly had two and Malik Mehai had one. After one quarter, the Warriors trailed 7-1, prompting Warrior coach Bryan Swarm to call it “a dreadful start.” He concluded, “We were outgunned, but we fought hard for the rest of the game and gave it our all, and that is all we can ask of our players when facing such a dominating team in league play.” Oct. 25 – Warrior boys water polo held on to edge Nordhoff High School, 12-11, in a home Tri-Valley League match. Led by Thomas Fly’s four goals, the Warriors charged out to a 5-0 ﬁrst quarter but allowed Nordhoff to get back to 7-5 by half time. A couple of Zeke Hart’s 14 saves were timely in the fourth quarter to help the Warriors preserve the victory. Noah Reed scored three goals; Forrest Van Stein had two and Chris Fedderson and Malik Mehai had one apiece. “With a young team, we were up and down today, just like our season, but we are learning how to win close games and that experience will bode well for our future,” commented coach Bryan Swarm. The Warriors improved to 7-13 overall and 2-5 in TVL.
Oct. 22 – Warrior girls tennis used a shufﬂed line up to defeat Santa Clara High School, 15-3, in Oxnard. Usual doubles players, Gabi Montes De Oca, Lesly Zapata and Natalie Saito, all shifted to singles and swept their nine sets, all by 6-0 margins. In doubles, Alondra Costilla/Emily Saito and Kathryn Blair/Madison Cleek also swept.
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would end up completing 13-of-18 attempts for 116 yards in the game. The senior quarterback was held to 5-yards rushing. Starting from their own 16, the Rangers methodically worked their way down ﬁeld with Livingston once again doing the bulk of the work on the ground. His 5-yard burst up the middle gave Nordhoff a 14-0 lead just before intermission. Craddock’s attempt to kick a long ﬁeld was blocked on the ﬁnal play, helping Nordhoff to maintain its two-touchdown lead going into the second half. Carpinteria’s offensive line began to take charge in the third quarter as the Warriors moved the ball to the Ranger 14, but when Craddock’s 37-yard ﬁeld goal attempt sailed wide right, Carpinteria once again came away empty handed. A few plays later, Nordhoff quarterback Tanner Workman connected with wide receiver Jake Boyd on a deep post pattern down to the Warrior 25. Livingston ﬁnished the drive with a 7-yard touchdown run, making it 21-0 Rangers. Livingston scored his third touchdown on a short run at the beginning of the fourth quarter to make it 28-0. He ﬁnished with 160 yards on 26 carries for the evening. The Warriors’ best opportunity to score came with just under seven minutes to play when they were stopped on fourth and goal after a strong Nordhoff line surge ended with Ramos with the ball on the 1-yard line. This Friday, the Warriors continue league play at home against Santa Paula. Kickoff for the homecoming game is at 7:30 p.m.
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20 Thursday, October 31, 2013 Ordinance nO. 664
An Ordinance of the City Council of the city of Carpinteria, California Amending Chapter 1.06 – Administrative Remedies of the carpinteria municipal code The City Council of the City of Carpinteria does ordain as follows: SecTiOn 1. FindinGS The City Council of the City of Carpinteria hereby finds and declares as follows:
chapter in no way limits the city’s authority to pursue all available remedies, both civil and criminal. 1.06.040 - issuance of administrative citation. A. The administrative citation and all notices required to be given relating to the administrative citation shall be served as provided in Section 1.06.370 on the person creating, causing, committing, or maintaining the violation.
WHEREAS, effective administrative remedies and procedures are necessary to the efficient and effective operation of the City; and
B. Each administrative citation shall contain the following information:
WHEREAS, the City’s administrative procedures for remedying violations of the Carpinteria Municipal Code must be clear, and create a fair and just process that complies with federal and state constitutional rights and laws; and
2. The address or a definite description of the location where the violation occurred;
WHEREAS, Chapter 1.06 of the Carpinteria Municipal Code has not been updated since 2000; and WHEREAS, a comprehensive revision to Chapter 1.06 is needed to increase clarity and uniformity, promote effective and just hearing procedures, and improve efficiency in enforcing the Carpinteria Municipal Code; and WHEREAS, the City Council desires to make improvements to its administrative remedies and procedures for the benefit of the people of Carpinteria. NOW, THEREfORE, THE CITY COUNCIL HEREBY ORDAINS AS fOLLOWS: SecTiOn 2. incOrPOraTiOn OF FindinGS The above findings are incorporated herein and are each relied upon independently by the City Council for its adoption of this Ordinance. SecTiOn 3. aMendMenT OF cHaPTer 1.06 Chapter 1.06 of the Carpinteria Municipal Code shall hereby be amended in its entirety to read as follows. chapter 1.06 – adMiniSTraTiVe reMedieS 1.06.010 - applicability. This chapter provides administrative remedies which can be pursued by the city for any violation of this municipal code. These administrative remedies are in addition to all other legal remedies, civil or criminal, which may be pursued by the city to address any violation of this code. The city may, at its sole discretion, utilize an administrative remedy in lieu of pursuing other legal remedies, either civil or criminal. 1.06.020 - authority to enforce administrative remedies. A. Enforcement Officer: Defined. for the purposes of this chapter, “enforcement officer” means those city employees designated by the community development director and all peace officers providing law enforcement services in the city of Carpinteria, hereinafter “Santa Barbara sheriff’s office” (SBSO). B. concurrent enforcement authority. The SBSO shall have concurrent enforcement authority with those city employees designated by the community development director regarding any violation of the Municipal Code resulting in an infraction, misdemeanor, civil citation, administrative citation, compliance order or summary abatement order, unless otherwise provided by this chapter, the municipal code, resolution of the city council or written agreement by and between the city and the SBSO. Nothing in this chapter shall be construed or interpreted as providing the code compliance division with the authority to enforce any provision of the California Penal Code, the California Vehicle Code or any other statute that is specifically required to be enforced solely by the city’s law enforcement agency. c. Persons to retain exclusive authority. Nothing in this chapter shall limit or otherwise restrict any employee, agent or official of the city from exercising any exclusive authority to enforce any law or regulation as provided by any applicable statute, regulation or policy. d. right to inspect. Enforcement officers are authorized to inspect all real property and other premises to ascertain whether such real property and other premises are in full compliance with the provisions of this code and/or applicable statutes, codes and regulations. All such inspections shall be conducted in such a manner as to be consistent with this code, all state and federal law, and the constitutions of the United States and the state of California.
1. The date of the violation;
3. The section of this code violated and a brief description of the violation; 4. The amount of the fine for the code violation; 5. A description of the fine payment process, including a description of the time within which and the place to which the fine shall be paid; 6. An order prohibiting the continuation or repeated occurrence of the code violation described in the administrative citation; 7. A description of the administrative citation review process, including the time within which the administrative citation may be contested and the city office from which a request for hearing form to contest the administrative citation may be obtained; 8. The name and signature of the citing enforcement officer. 1.06.050 - Amount of fines. A. The amounts of the fines for code violations imposed pursuant to an administrative citation shall be set forth in a schedule of fines established by resolution of the city council and shall not exceed the maximum fine or penalty amounts for infractions set forth in subdivision (b) of Section 25132 and subdivision (b) of Section 36900 of the California Government Code. B. The schedule of fines shall specify any increased fines for repeat violations of the same code provision by the same person within thirty-six months from the date of an administrative citation. C. The schedule of fines shall specify the amount of any late payment charges imposed for the payment of a fine after its due date. 1.06.060 - Payment of fine. A. The fine shall be paid to the city within thirty days from the date of the issuance of the administrative citation. B. Any administrative fine paid pursuant to subsection A of this section shall be refunded in accordance with Section 1.06.140 if it is determined by the hearing officer, after a hearing, that the person charged in the administrative citation was not responsible for the violation or that there was no violation as charged in the administrative citation. C. Payment of a fine under this chapter shall not excuse or discharge any continuation or repeated occurrence of the code violation that is the subject of the administrative citation. 1.06.070 - compliance orders. A. Whenever an enforcement officer determines that a violation of any provision of this code within his or her jurisdiction is occurring or exists, the enforcement officer may issue a written compliance order to the owner of record of the property or the person, creating, causing, committing, or maintaining the violation. Compliance orders are in addition to all other legal remedies, criminal or civil, which may be pursued by the city to address any violation of this code. B. Pursuant to Government Code Section 53069.4, subdivision (a)(2), the city shall issue a compliance order, rather than an administrative citation, when the cited violation is of a continuing nature, such as building, plumbing, or structural issues, or zoning issues of a similar type unless the person has first been given a reasonable period of time to correct the violation or unless the violation creates an immediate danger to health or safety. 1.06.080 - issuance of compliance order. A. If a compliance order is issued, it shall be issued to the owner of record of the property or the person creating, causing, committing, or maintaining the violation. B. The compliance order shall include the following information:
1.06.030 - administrative citations.
1. The date and location of the violation;
A. An enforcement officer may issue administrative citations, which are in addition to all other legal remedies, criminal or civil. Except for those violations mentioned in Section 1.06.070, whenever an enforcement officer charged with the enforcement of any provision of this code determines that a violation of that provision has occurred, the enforcement officer shall have the authority to issue an administrative citation to any person responsible for the violation.
2. The section of this code violated and a description of the violation;
B. Pursuant to California Government Code Section 53069.4, subdivision (a) (2), no administrative fine or penalty shall be imposed for a violation of a continuing nature, such as building, plumbing, or structural issues, or zoning issues of a similar type unless the person has first been given a reasonable period of time to correct the violation or unless the violation creates an immediate danger to health or safety. C. The use of administrative citations shall be at the sole discretion of the city. This
3. The actions required to correct the violation; 4. The time period in which the cited violation(s) must be corrected; 5. An explanation of the consequences of failure to correct the violation(s) within the time period allowed in the compliance order. 1.06.090 - Time to correct violation cited in compliance order. Every person receiving a compliance order shall be granted at least thirty days to correct or otherwise remedy the cited violation prior to the reinspection of the property by an enforcement officer for the purpose of determining whether the violation still exists. 1.06.100 – enforcement of compliance order. A. If the issuing enforcement officer
PUBLIC NOTICE determines upon reinspection of the property that all violations have been corrected within the time specified in the compliance order, no further action shall be taken by the city.
the administrative citation or compliance order issued or otherwise served upon you. You may be present at the hearing. You may be, but need not be, represented by an attorney.
B. If full compliance is not achieved within the time specified in the compliance order, the city may elect to impose fines in the amounts specified for infractions in Chapter 1.08.030 for each day the violation continues past the date compliance was due, unless the person subject to the compliance order has appealed the compliance order in accordance with Section 1.06.110. As an alternative to imposing fines, the city may elect to send the violation to an administrative hearing for the issuance of an administrative order.
E. At the hearing, both the appellant and the city shall be given the opportunity to testify and to present relevant evidence. The hearing will be conducted informally and the legal or formal rules of evidence and discovery shall not apply. The hearing officer shall have the authority to control the conduct of the proceeding, including the authority to limit testimony and the admissibility of evidence, or place other limitations on the hearing that the hearing officer deems to be in the interest of economy of the hearing proceedings.
C. When the city elects to send the violation to an administrative hearing, the city clerk shall cause written notice of the hearing to be served as provided in Section 1.06.370 on the violator; where real property is involved and the owner of the property is subject to the compliance order, a notice of hearing shall be served on the property owner at the address as it appears on the last equalized county assessment roll available on the date notice is prepared.
f. In a hearing regarding an administrative citation, the hearing officer shall only consider evidence that is relevant to whether the violation occurred and whether the appellant has caused or maintained the violation of this code on the date specified in the administrative citation. In a hearing regarding a compliance order, the hearing officer shall only consider evidence that is relevant to the existence of the violation and the failure of the violator or owner to take required corrective action within the time period required by the compliance order.
1.06.110 - Hearing request. A. Any recipient of an administrative citation or compliance order may contest the issuance of the citation or compliance order by completing a request for hearing form and returning it to the city, together with an advanced deposit of any fine imposed or notice that a request for an advanced deposit hardship waiver has been filed pursuant to Section 1.06.120, within thirty days from the date of the administrative citation or compliance order. B. A request for hearing form may be obtained from the city department specified on the administrative citation or compliance order. C. The person requesting the hearing shall provide on the request for hearing form a detailed explanation of the grounds on which the violation is being contested. D. The person requesting the hearing shall be notified of the time and place set for the hearing at least ten days prior to the date of the hearing. E. If the enforcement officer submits an additional written report concerning the administrative citation or compliance order to the hearing officer for consideration at the hearing, a copy of this report shall also be served on the person requesting the hearing, as provided in Section 1.06.370, at least five days prior to the hearing date. 1.06.120 - advance deposit hardship waiver. A. Any person who intends to request a hearing to contest the issuance of an administrative citation and who is financially unable to make the advance deposit of the fine, may file a request for an advance deposit hardship waiver. B. The request shall be filed with the administrative services director on an advance deposit hardship waiver form within thirty days of the date of the administrative citation. C. The deposit requirement shall not be waived unless the administrative services director makes a determination to issue an advance deposit hardship waiver. D. The administrative services director may waive the deposit requirement and issue a waiver only if the cited party submits a sworn affidavit, together with any supporting documents or materials, demonstrating the person’s actual financial inability to deposit with the city the full amount of the fine in advance of the hearing. E. If the administrative services director determines not to issue a waiver of the advance deposit requirement, the person shall remit the full deposit amount within ten days of that decision or thirty days from the date of the administrative citation, whichever is later. f. The administrative services director shall issue a written determination briefly stating the reason(s) for the decision whether or not to waive the advance deposit requirement. This written determination shall be final. G. The written determination shall be served upon the person who applied for the advance deposit hardship waiver as provided in section 1.06.370. 1.06.130 - Hearing procedure. A. The city manager shall designate the hearing officer for the hearing. The hearing officer shall be paid a fixed hourly rate not contingent upon the outcome of any hearing or the amount or number of administrative orders or fines imposed. The hearing officer shall have no financial or pecuniary interest in any case he or she hears or the outcome thereof.
G. If the appellant fails to attend the scheduled administrative appeal hearing, the hearing will proceed without the appellant and he or she will be deemed to have waived his or her rights to be orally heard at the appeal hearing. The failure of any person subject to an administrative citation or compliance order to appear at the hearing shall constitute a failure to exhaust all required administrative remedies. H. Unless requested in advance by the appellant, neither the enforcement officer who issued the administrative citation or compliance order nor any other city representative shall be required to attend the hearing. However, any appearance may be made at the discretion of the community development director.
The decision of the hearing officer shall be final. B. If the hearing officer finds by a preponderance of the evidence that a violation has occurred and that the violation was not corrected within the time period specified in the compliance order, the hearing officer shall issue an administrative order, as specified in 1.06.160. C. If the hearing officer finds that no violation has occurred or that the violation was corrected within the time period specified in the compliance order, the hearing officer shall issue a finding of those facts. D. The hearing officer shall have continuing jurisdiction over the subject matter of the hearing for the purposes of ensuring compliance with an administrative order, modifying an administrative order, or, where extraordinary circumstances exist, granting a new hearing. 1.06.160 - administrative order following compliance order hearing. A. If the hearing officer determines that a violation has occurred which was not corrected within the time period specified in the compliance order, the hearing officer shall issue an administrative order, which shall impose any or all of the following, as appropriate: 1. An order to correct, including a schedule for correction where appropriate; 2. Administrative penalties, as provided in this section; 3. Administrative costs, as provided in Section 1.06.170; 4. The commencement of summary abatement proceedings as authorized under Section 1.06.310. B. In determining the amount of the administrative penalty, the hearing officer may take any or all of the following factors into consideration: 1. The duration of the violation;
I. The administrative citation or compliance order, and any additional report submitted by the city, shall constitute prima facie evidence of the respective facts contained in those documents.
2. The frequency, recurrence and number of violations, related or unrelated, by the same violator;
J. The hearing officer shall use the preponderance of the evidence standard as the standard of proof in deciding the issues.
4. The good faith efforts of the violator to come into compliance;
K. The hearing officer may continue the hearing and request additional information from the city or the appellant prior to issuing a written decision. 1.06.140 – Hearing officer’s decision on appeal of administrative citation. A. Within a reasonable time following the conclusion of the hearing, the hearing officer shall issue a written decision to uphold or cancel the administrative citation. The hearing officer shall make findings supported by evidence received at or prior to the hearing, and issue his or her determination regarding: 1. Whether the violation occurred; 2. Whether the appellant caused or maintained the violation on the date specified in the administrative citation. The decision of the hearing officer shall be final. B. If the fine has been deposited with the city and the hearing officer determines that the administrative citation should be upheld then the fine amount on deposit with the city shall be retained by the city. C. If the hearing officer determines that the administrative citation should be upheld and the fine has not been deposited pursuant to an advance deposit hardship waiver, the hearing officer shall set forth in the decision a payment schedule for the fine. D. If the hearing officer determines that the administrative citation should be canceled and the fine has been deposited with the city, then the city shall promptly refund the deposited amount. E. If the hearing officer determines that the administrative citation should be upheld, the hearing officer shall issue an administrative order upholding the citation and, if applicable, requiring corrective actions. The administrative order may also impose administrative costs. The administrative costs may include any and all costs incurred by the city in connection with the matter before the hearing officer including, but not limited to, costs of investigation, costs of scheduling and processing the administrative hearing, staffing costs incurred in preparation for the hearing and for the hearing itself, and attorney’s fees as permitted in section 1.06.180. f. The recipient of the administrative citation shall be served as provided in Section 1.06.370 with a copy of the hearing officer’s written decision.
B. No hearing to contest an administrative citation shall be set unless the fine has been deposited in advance in accordance with Section 1.06.110 or an advance deposit hardship waiver has been issued by the administrative services director in accordance with Section 1.06.120.
G. The hearing officer shall have continuing jurisdiction over the subject matter of the hearing for the purposes of ensuring compliance with an administrative order, modifying an administrative order, or, where extraordinary circumstances exist, granting a new hearing.
C. A hearing before the hearing officer shall be set for a date that is not less than fifteen days and not more than sixty days from the date the request for a hearing is filed in accordance with the provisions of this chapter.
1.06.150 – Hearing officer’s decision following compliance order hearing. A. Within a reasonable time following the conclusion of the hearing, the hearing officer shall issue a written decision. The hearing officer shall issue findings on each violation supported by evidence considered at the hearing, and issue his or her determination regarding:
D. As soon as practicable after scheduling the hearing, the hearing officer shall prepare a notice of administrative appeal, which shall be in substantially the following form: You are hereby notified that a hearing will be held before the Administrative Hearing Officer at ____________ on the ____________ day of ____________ ____________, to hear your appeal of
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1. The existence of the violation; 2. The failure of the violator or owner to take required corrective action within the time period specified in the compliance order.
3. The seriousness of the violation;
5. The economic impact of the penalty on the violator; 6. The impact of the violation on the community; 7. Such other factors as justice may require. C. Administrative penalties imposed by the hearing officer shall accrue from the date specified in the compliance order and shall cease to accrue on the date the violation is corrected as determined by the community development director. D. The hearing officer, in his or her discretion, may suspend the imposition of applicable penalties for any period of time during which: 1. The violator has filed for necessary permits; and
1.06.180 – Award of attorney’s fees. Attorney’s fees shall be awarded only in actions to abate a public nuisance and only where the city elects to seek recovery of its attorney’s fees. In such cases, attorney’s fees shall be awarded to the prevailing party. The award of attorney’s fees to a prevailing party shall not exceed the amount of reasonable attorney’s fees incurred by the city in the action. The city must inform the appellant that it will seek attorney’s fees in the action within five working days of the date appellant files his or her appeal with the city. If the city does not inform appellant in the manner provided that it elects to seek attorney’s fees in the action, the hearing officer shall award no attorney’s fees. 1.06.190 - Failure to comply with administrative compliance order. failure to pay the assessed administrative penalties and administrative costs specified in the administrative order of the hearing officer may be enforced as: 1. A personal obligation of the violator to the city; and/or 2. If the violation is in connection with real property, a lien upon the real property in accord with California Government Code Section 38773.1. The lien shall remain in effect until all of the administrative penalties, interest and administrative costs are paid in full. 1.06.200 - right to judicial review. Any person aggrieved by an administrative decision of a hearing officer relating to an administrative citation may obtain review of the administrative decision by filing a petition for review with the superior court in Santa Barbara County in accordance with the timelines and provisions set forth in California Government Code Section 53069.4. Any person aggrieved by an administrative order of the hearing officer relating to a compliance order may obtain review of the administrative order in the superior court of the county of Santa Barbara by filing with the court a petition for writ of mandate. 1.06.210 - recovery of administrative penalties and administrative costs. The city may collect assessed administrative penalties and administrative costs by use of all available legal means, including the recordation of a lien pursuant to Section 1.06.290. 1.06.220 - Late payment charges. Any person who fails to pay to the city any fine imposed pursuant to an administrative citation on or before the date that the fine is due shall be liable for the payment of any applicable late payment charges set forth in the schedule of fines. 1.06.230 - recovery of administrative citation fines and costs. The city may collect any past due administrative fine or late payment charge by use of all available legal means. 1.06.240 - report of compliance after administrative order. If the community development director determines that compliance has been achieved after a compliance order has been sustained by the hearing officer, the director shall provide to the person who was subject to the compliance order a letter stating that compliance has been achieved.
3. Such permit applications are actively pending before the city, state or other appropriate government body.
1.06.250 - compliance dispute. A. If the director does not file a report of compliance pursuant to Section 1.06.240, a violator who believes that compliance has been achieved may request a compliance hearing before the hearing officer by filing a request for a hearing with the city.
E. Administrative penalties assessed by the hearing officer shall become due on the date specified in the administrative order.
B. The hearing shall be noticed and conducted in accord with the hearing procedures provided in Section 1.06.130 of this chapter.
f. Administrative penalties assessed by the hearing officer are a personal obligation of the violator to the city. In addition to all other means of enforcement, if the violation is located on real property, the administrative penalty may be enforced by means of a lien against the real property on which the violation occurred in accord with California Government Code Section 38773.1.
C. The hearing officer shall determine if compliance has been achieved and, if so, when it was achieved.
2. Such permits are required to achieve compliance; and
G. If the violation is not corrected as specified in the hearing officer’s order to correct, administrative penalties shall continue to accrue on a daily basis until the violation is corrected, subject to the maximum fine set forth in California Government Code Section 36901. H. If the violator gives written notice to the community development director that the violation has been corrected and if the director finds that compliance has been achieved, the director shall deem the date the written notice was postmarked or personally delivered to the director or the date of the final inspection, whichever first occurred, to be the date the violation was corrected. If no written notice is provided to the director, the violation will be deemed corrected on the date of final inspection. 1.06.170 - administrative costs in administrative order after hearing on compliance order. A. The hearing officer shall assess reasonable administrative costs against the violator when the hearing officer finds that a violation has occurred and that compliance has not been achieved within the time specified in the compliance order. B. Administrative costs include any and all costs incurred by the city in connection with the matter before the hearing officer including, but not limited to, costs of investigation, costs of scheduling and processing the administrative hearing, staffing costs incurred in preparation for the hearing and for the hearing itself, costs of all inspections necessary to enforce the compliance order, and attorney’s fees as permitted in section 1.06.180.
1.06.260 - Method of service. A. All notices required in this chapter shall be served as provided in Section 1.06.370. B. Where real property is involved, written notice shall be mailed to the property owner at the address as shown on the latest equalized county assessment roll. C. Where personal service or service by mail upon the property owner is unsuccessful, a copy of the order shall be conspicuously posted at the property which is the subject of the order. D. The failure of any person to receive any notice required under this chapter shall not affect the validity of any proceedings taken under this chapter. 1.06.270 - Lien procedure. A. Whenever the amount of any administrative penalty and/or administrative cost imposed by the hearing officer pursuant to this chapter in connection with real property has not been satisfied in full within ninety days and/or has not been successfully challenged by a timely writ of mandate, this obligation may constitute a lien against the real property on which the violation occurred in accord with California Government Code Section 38773.1. B. The lien provided herein shall have no force and effect until recorded with the county recorder. Once recorded, the administrative order shall have the force and effect and priority of a judgment lien governed by the provisions of Section 697.340 of the Code of Civil Procedure and may be extended as provided in Sections 683.110 to 683.220, inclusive, of the Code of Civil Procedure. C. Interest shall accrue on the principal amount of the judgment remaining unsatisfied.
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D. Prior to recording any such lien, the administrative services director shall prepare and file with the city clerk a report stating the amounts due and owing.
C. Where personal service by mail upon the property owner is unsuccessful, the city shall cause all of the following to occur:
E. The city clerk shall fix a time, date and place for hearing such a report and any protests or objections thereto by the city council.
1. A copy of the noticed material shall be conspicuously posted at the real property which is the subject of the citation, abatement or compliance order;
F. The administrative services director shall cause written notice to be served on the property owner in accord with the notice provisions of California Government Code Section 38773.1.
2. A copy of the notice, as appropriate, shall be published at least once in a newspaper of general circulation in the city. A copy of the notice shall be published at least ten days prior to the date of any public hearing or proceeding related to the notice.
1.06.280 - Public hearing and protests. A. Any person whose real property is subject to a lien pursuant to Section 1.06.270 may file a written protest with the city clerk and/or may protest orally at the city council meeting. B. Each written protest or objection must contain a description of the property in which the protesting party is interested and the grounds of such protest or objection. C. The city council, after the hearing, shall adopt a resolution confirming, discharging or modifying the amount of the lien. 1.06.290 - Recording of the lien. Thirty days following the adoption of a resolution by the city council imposing a lien, the city clerk shall file the same as a judgment lien in the office of the county recorder of Santa Barbara County, California. The lien may carry such additional administrative charges as set forth by resolution of the city council. 1.06.300 - Satisfaction of lien. Once payment in full is received by the city for outstanding penalties and costs, the administrative services director shall either record a notice of satisfaction or provide the property owner or financial institution with a notice of satisfaction so they may record this notice with the office of the county recorder. Such notice of satisfaction shall cancel the city’s lien. 1.06.310 - Summary abatement of public nuisance that poses an immediate threat to public health, safety or welfare. If, upon the determination of the community development director or an enforcement officer, a particular public nuisance poses an immediate threat to public health, safety or welfare, the community development director or enforcement officer may dispense with notice and hearing requirements and cause all reasonable and feasible actions necessary to immediately abate the activity or activities and/or condition(s) causing the public nuisance. 1.06.320 - City inventory of removed items. Prior to the community development director authorizing or acting with regard to the summary abatement of a public nuisance as described in Section 1.06.310, the enforcement officer causing the summary abatement or the community development director shall, if feasible, cause an inventory to be taken that lists those items which are proposed to be removed from the property. 1.06.330 - Preparation of summary abatement report. A. Prior to ordering summary abatement pursuant to this chapter, the enforcement officer or the community development director shall prepare a written report which sets forth the following: 1. The public nuisance that is the subject of the summary abatement; 2. The reason advanced notice of the abatement is not feasible; 3. The reason why summary abatement of the public nuisance is required. 1.06.340 - Filing of the original summary abatement report. The original copy of the summary abatement report shall be filed with the city clerk. 1.06.350 - Method and manner of service of summary abatement order. A copy of the summary abatement order shall be served as provided in Section 1.06.370 on the owner(s) of record of the property on which the public nuisance occurs or on the person creating, causing, committing, or maintaining the public nuisance. 1.06.360 - Responsibility for public nuisance abatement costs. If the community development director elects to undertake abatement of a public nuisance, the owner of record of the property, or the person creating, causing, committing, or maintaining the public nuisance, shall be liable for all costs associated with said abatement that are incurred by the city. 1.06.370 - Notices. A. All notices required to be given by this chapter, including, but not limited to, administrative citations, compliance orders, administrative orders, notice of hearings and summary abatement reports shall be given either by personal delivery thereof to the person to be notified or by deposit in the United States mail, in a sealed envelope, postage paid, addressed to such person to be notified at his or her last known business or residence address as the address appears in the public records or other records pertaining to the matter to which such notice is directed. Service by mail shall be deemed to have been completed at the time of deposit in the United States mail. B. Where real property is involved, written notices shall be mailed to the property owner(s) at the address shown on the last equalized county assessment roll.
D. Failure to receive any notice specified in this chapter shall not affect the validity of proceedings conducted hereunder. 1.06.380 – Performance of Duties by city manager or designee. The city manager may perform any of the duties provided for in this Chapter 1.06 to be performed by a city employee, aside from the duties of an administrative hearing officer, or may designate any city employee to perform such duties, upon finding that due to circumstances including, but not limited to, absence or incapacity, the city employee charged with the duty under this Chapter is unable to perform the duty. SECTION 4. EFFECTIVE DATE This Ordinance shall be in full force and effect 30 days following its enactment in accordance with California law; and before the expiration of 15 days following passage, this Ordinance shall be published once with the names of the members of the City Council voting for and against the same in the Coastal View News, a newspaper of general circulation, published in the City of Carpinteria. SECTION 5. SEVERABILITy If any section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase or word of this Ordinance is for any reason held to be invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, such decisions shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this Ordinance. The City Council hereby declares that it would have passed and adopted this Ordinance, and each and all provisions hereof, irrespective of the fact that one or more provisions may be declared invalid. SECTION 6. CEQA EXEMPTION The City Council finds that this ordinance is not subject to the California environmental Quality Act (“CeQA”) pursuant to CEQA Guidelines Sections 15060(c)(2) (the activity will not result in a direct or reasonably foreseeable indirect physical change in the environment),15060(c)(3) (the activity is not a project as defined in Section 15378 of the CEQA Guidelines, California Code of regulations, Title 14, Chapter 3, because it has no potential for resulting in physical change to the environment, directly or indirectly) and 15061(b)(3) (it can be seen with certainty that there is no possibility that the activity in question may have a significant effect on the environment). PASSeD, APPrOveD, AnD ADOPTeD this 28nd day of October 2013, by the following called vote: AYES: COUNCILMEMBERS: CArTy, ClArk, nOmUrA, SHAW AnD STeIn NOES: COUNCILMEMBERS: nOne ABSENT: COUNCILMEMBERS: nOne /s/Bradley J. Stein mayor of the City of Carpinteria ATTEST: /s/ City Clerk, City of Carpinteria I hereby certify that the foregoing Ordinance was duly and regularly introduced and adopted at a regular meeting of the City Council of the City of Carpinteria held the this 28TH day of October, 2013. /s/ City Clerk, City of Carpinteria APPROVED AS TO FORM: /s/ Peter N. Brown, City Attorney City of Carpinteria Publish Oct. 31, 2013 _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SAnTA BArBArA APPrAISAl at 6-B Hollister ranch road, Gaviota, CA 93117. Full name of registrant(s): Cojo Ranch Corporation at business address 330 North Brand Boulevard, Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91203. This business is conducted by a corporation. This statement was filed with the County 9/17/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 9/17/2013. Signed: Tarryn Boyer. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Gabriel Cabello, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0002886 Publish: Oct.10, 17, 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATe-
MENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SUPer Bee reSCUe AnD remOvAl at 4188 Foothill road, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Wigle, Nicholas (2) Wigle, Rachel at business address same as above. This business is conducted by A married couple. This statement was filed with the County 9/25/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Rachel Wigle. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Hector Gonzalez, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0002981 Publish: Oct.10, 17, 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as TOTAl CArPeT CleAnInG at 6063 Jacaranda Way #E, Carpinteria, CA 93013 (PO Box 824, Carpinteria, CA 93014). Full name of registrant(s): Vences, Justino (1) Vences, Maria(2) at business address both same as above. This business is conducted by a married couple. This statement was filed with the County 9/30/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Gabriel Cabello, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003016 Publish: Oct.10, 17, 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as eASTmAn COmPAny at 23 West Padre Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105 Full name of registrant(s): Bradford S. Eastman Company, Inc. at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a corporation. This statement was filed with the County 10/08/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Gabriel Cabello, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003069 Publish: Oct.10, 17, 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as 101 BlUePrInT at 2003 Preisker Lane unit B, Santa Maria, CA 93454. Full name of registrant(s): Hermano, Allen Lester at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 10/8/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 10/1/2013. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Deborah Sanchez, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003077 Publish: Oct.10, 17, 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme -STATemenT OF ABAnDOnmenT. The following Entity(is) have abandoned the use of the fictitious business name(s): 101 Blue Print at 2035 Preisker Lane Unit F, Santa Maria, CA 93454. Full name of registrant(s): Hermano, Amelito at address 2203 Sparrow Hill Lane, Lakewood, CA 90712. This business was conducted by
a/n Individual. This statement was filed with the County Clerk of Santa Barbara County on 10/08/2013. Signed: Amelito Hermano. The registrant commenced to transact business on N/A. I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Deborah Sanchez. Original FBn no. 2010-0000932. Publish: October 10, 17, 24, 31, 2013 _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as POrk PAlACe at 1503 S. Hwy 101, Gaviota, CA 93117. Full name of registrant(s): Jones, George R. at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 10/7/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 1/1/2013. Signed: George R. Jones. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Carol Kraus, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003062 Publish: Oct. 17, 24, 31, November 7, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as rIOS lAnDSCAPe mAInTenAnCe at 1482 e. valley road #319, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Full name of registrant(s): De Lima, Flavio at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 9/25/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 8/5/2013. Signed: Flavio De Lima. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Jan Morales, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0002980 Publish: Oct.17, 24, 31, Nov. 7, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)Green CAB (2) Green TAxI (3) Green yellOW CAn at 3340 McCaw Avenue #214, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. Full name of registrant(s): Santa Barbara Green Taxi Co. at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a corporation. This statement was filed with the County 10/15/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 8/30/2013. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Danielle Gomez, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003157 Publish: Oct 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as BAIl HOTlIne BAIl BOnDS at 4390 Calle real, Suite B, Santa Barbara, CA 93110 (3601 University Avenue, Riverside, CA 92501). Full name of registrant(s): DMCG, Inc. at business address 3601 University Avenue, riverside, CA 92501. This business is conducted by a corporation. This statement was filed with the County 10/02/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: DMCG, Inc. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Hector Gonzalez, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003031 Publish: Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 2013.
_________________________________ ADVERTISEMENT OF LIEN SALE nOTICe IS GIven THAT PUrSUAnT TO SECTIONS 21701-21715 OF THE BUSIneSS AnD PrOFeSSIOnS CODe, SeCTIOn 2328 OF THe COmmerCIAl CODe, AND SECTION 535 OF PENAL CODE, THe STOrAGe PlACe-CArPInTerIA, 6250 VIA REAL CARPINTERIA, CA 93013 WIll Sell By COmPeTITIve BIDDInG ON NOVEMBER 4, 2013 AT 11:30 AM AUCTIOn TO Be HelD AT ABOve ADDreSS. PrOPerTy TO Be SOlD IS AS FOLLOWS: MISC. HOUSEHOLD GOODS, PerSOnAl PrOPerTy, ClOTHInG, FUrnITUre, AnD BUSIneSS ITemS. NAME UNIT NUMBER Frazer, mazeo 92 melgar, Gavyn 171 Fish, J. Suzanne 221 Cortez, Jr., Roberto 223 Stein, Peggy 507 Cole, Nakeisha P. 632 macFarlane, liselotte 686 Phillips, Gerald 1002 2007 evangelista, maria Peterson, mary 2408 Caudillo, lisa 2770 Santa Barbara marine mammal Center 3013 Santa Barbara marine mammal Center 3031 JAMES O’BRIEN STATE LICENSE #BN 158525941 (RS19468) PHONE (951) 681-4113 Publish: Oct. 24, 31, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as GAme Seeker at 537 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Full name of registrant(s): Gerr, Lisa at business address 71 vista Del mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93109. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 9/25/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 9/1/2008. Signed: Lisa Gerr. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by N/A, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0002982 Publish: Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SAlly’S Alley at 201 valhalla Drive, Solvang, CA 93463. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Macfadyen, Donald A. (2)Macfadyen, Sally R. both at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a a married couple. This statement was filed with the County 10/14/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 1/1/1974. Signed: D. A. Mcfadyen. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by N/A, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003136 Publish: Oct. 24, 31, Nov. 7, 14, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SUrveyInG ServICeS at 5450 Granada Way, Carpinteria, CA 93013 (PO Box 989, Carpinteria, CA 93014). Full name of registrant(s): Jahns, Dan at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a a individual. This statement was filed with the County 10/25/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 1/1/1982. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Gabriel Cabello, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003263 Publish: Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2013. _________________________________ ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME. CASE NO. TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner: M(PO Box , Santa Barbara, CA 93130) for a decree changing names as follows:
PRESENT NAME: A PROPOSED NAME: A
THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court on Nov. 20, 2013 at 9:30 am to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. The address of the court is 1100 Anacapa Street, Dept. 6, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Filed at Santa Barbara Superior Court on Oct. 22, 2013 by Publish: October 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2013 _________________________________ ORDER TO SHOW CAUSE FOR CHANGE OF NAME. CASE NO.1438134 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner: Cynthia Ellen Fairbanks (2005 Alameda Padre Serra #B, Santa Barbara, CA 93103) for a decree changing names as follows: PRESENT NAME: CyNTHiA ELLEN FAiRbANkS PROPOSED NAME: CyNTHiA ELLEN DAviS
THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court on Dec. 4, 2013 at 9:30 am to show cause, if any, why the petition for change of name should not be granted. The address of the court is 1100 Anacapa Street, Dept. 6, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Filed at Santa Barbara Superior Court on Oct. 22, 2013 by Publish: October 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2013 _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as FreeFAll PreSS at 6940 Casitas Pass road, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s): Strube, Jennifer at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 10/25/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Jennifer Strube. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 Et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Andrea Luparello, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003276 Publish: Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2013. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSIneSS nAme STATeMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as TACkleBOx CreATIve at 2896 Hidden valley lane, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Jones, Sandra (2)Maynard, Hal both at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a Jount Venture. This statement was filed with the County 10/24/2013. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: N/A. In accordance with subdivision (a) of section 17920, a fictitious name statement generally expires at the end of five years from the date on which it was filed in the office of the County Clerk, except, as provided in subdivision (b) of section 17920, where it expires 40 days after any change in the facts set forth in the statement pursuant to section 17913 other than a change in the residence address of a registered owner. A new fictitious business name must be filed before the expiration. The filing of this statement does not of itself authorize the use in this state of a fictitious business name in violation of the rights of another under Federal, State, or common law (see section 1441 et Seq., Business and Professions code). I hereby certify this copy is a correct copy of the original statement on file in my office. Joseph E. Holland, County Clerk (SEAL) by Danielle Gomez, Deputy County Clerk, Recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003256 Publish: Oct. 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21, 2013. _________________________________
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From left are Michele Van Wingerden, Tara O’Reilly, Sandy Weil and Paul Wright.
Noon Rotary celebrates two community leaders
From left, Girls Inc. members Yvette Rosales, Katrina Zlogar, Aida Pouye, Gracie Verdugo, Soﬁa Olvera and Stephanie Chavez use their pedometers to keep track of their every step.
Local girls step it up
Girls Inc. of Carpinteria has launched the Step It Up Challenge to engage girls and staff in the simple but effective goal of taking more steps daily to increase physical activity. Locally, 45 girls will join members at 37 Girls Inc. afﬁliates across the United States and Canada as they seek to increase the number of steps they take by 25 percent over six weeks. The Challenge is designed to engage every girl in how walking is an appealing, accessible form of physical activity — no matter how skilled or comfortable they are with being active.
Tai chi/qigong expert to address Woman’s Club
Carpinterian Jessica Kolbe will present her methods to achieve optimal health of body, mind and spirit through tai chi and qigong at the next meeting of the Carpinteria Woman’s Club on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 7 p.m. at the clubhouse, 1059 Vallecito Road. Kolbe studied martial arts, dance and yoga, but it wasn’t until practicing Qigong that she understood how to activate the powerful self healing energy. She is now a level three certiﬁed tai chi and qigong instructor. Those who attend the Woman’s Club meeting can participate in Kolbe’s demonstration and should wear loose, comfy clothes if they wish to do so. The event is free of charge, and guests are encouraged to bring a bottle of wine or a dish to share. To ﬁnd out more, contact Marybeth Carty at 453-0461.
League to discuss campaign ﬁnance
Money in Politics will be the topic of discussion at the upcoming League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara community forum on Wednesday, Nov. 20, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Louise Lowry Davis Center, 1232 De La Vina St. UCSB Professor Ted Anagnoson will review key legislation and court decisions related to striking a fair balance between the ﬁrst amendment right to free speech and reasonable limits on campaign contributions and expenditures. The Citizens United case, which was decided in 2010, will be discussed, as will the McCutcheon case on “aggregate” limits on campaign contributions, which the Supreme Court heard last month. Trudy Schafer, senior director for Program of LWVC, will speak about the State League of Women Voters’ position on campaign ﬁnance. All League forums are free and open to the public. Guests may bring their own brown-bag lunch, and cookies and beverages will be provided. Parking at the center is free.
The Rotary Club of Carpinteria celebrated Vocational Service Month by honoring Tara O’Reilly of the Carpinteria Library and Sandy Weil of Carpinteria Women for Agriculture. The two well-known local leaders were celebrated at a luncheon meeting on Oct. 24 by over 35 club members, visitors and guests. The two ladies were lauded by club members Paul Wright and Michele Van Wingerden for going beyond the call of duty in their jobs and giving back to the community over and over again. In addition, speaker and marine wildlife expert Captain David Bacon spoke about the bounty in local waters and encouraged all those present to get out there and take in some salty sea air.
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A reader sends a halo to everyone who bought a pumpkin at the Great Pumpkin Sale last Friday. “You helped us raise money for a new stroller for the Children’s Project at Main.”
A reader sends a halo to Geri and Gregg Carty for being awesome. “Thank you for being so supportive and working so hard on behalf of our community.”
A reader sends a halo to the Juarez family. “Everything is going to be okay. You have so many that love all of you.”
A reader sends a halo to Gloria Brown, Becky Rinaldi and Ana Blair for such thoughtful treats to the office staff at Carpinteria Middle School. “We truly and really appreciate it. You made our week.”
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A reader sends a halo to Stefanie Herrington, Michelle Perry and Jill Tyler for planning a spectacular night—An Evening in Bloom. “Much fun was had by all.” A reader sends a halo to the scout leaders for an excellent camping experience and food, and to the scouts for their accomplishments this past weekend. A reader sends a halo to all the persons ordering food and preparing and cooking the children’s meals at Aliso School. “Their meals are delicious, healthy, nutritious and prepared with loving hands. My granddaughter especially loves the spaghetti and meatballs.” A reader sends a halo to Aliso School for allowing the upper elementary students to dress in costume for Halloween. A reader sends a halo to Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf for generously donating coffee, tea, and all of the accoutrements to Aliso School’s inaugural Principal’s Tea. “The beverages were thoroughly enjoyed and appreciated. Cheers to Coffee Bean!” A reader sends a halo to the Carpinteria mailman who chatted with me at the grocery store in Buellton. “I was so touched that you recognized me and my kids. Thanks for making my day.” A reader sends a halo to Leanne of Carpinteria State Beach and the Plaza Playhouse Theater group for a fun, Carpinteria-style Ghost Walk. “I hope it is the first of many to come.” A reader sends a halo to the Indians football team. “These kids are what you call future leaders. Way to keep your head up. Stay strong.” A reader sends a halo to coaches Ron Contreras, David Acosta, Johnny and Mark Razo. “Thank you for staying with us at Carpinteria Indians football team.” A reader sends a pitchfork to Westmont College for bringing international criminal Henry Kissinger to our region. A reader sends a pitchfork to whoever took the reader’s dog’s pet stroller from a fenced-in front porch. “Duffy has spent many a days touring Carp in that stroller. He misses it.” A reader sends a pitchfork to Spanish teachers who don’t verbally interact with their students in Spanish. A reader sends a pitchfork to her neighbor who insists on playing obnoxiously loud Dubstep 24/7. “It’s great to enjoy music, but be considerate to the people around you.”
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Monday, November 4
Carpinteria City Council and Planning Commission meeting to consider Bluffs II development, 5:30 p.m., city hall, 5775 Carpinteria Ave., 684-5405
Wednesday, November 6
County Supervisor Salud Carbajal drop in office hours, Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Carpinteria Children’s Project at Main, 5201 8th St. Rm. 101, 568-2186
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Library preschooler story time, 10:30 a.m., Carpinteria library, 5141 Carpinteria ave., 684-4314 Rotary Club of Carpinteria meeting, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., lions park Community Building, 6197 Casitas pass road, non-members rsVp to 886-6463 Bingo, 1 p.m., Veterans Building, 941 Walnut ave. Farmers Market and Arts & Crafts Fair, 3-6:30 p.m., linden ave. downtown, Craft fair: 684-2770 Safe Trick or Treating, 3:30-5 p.m., Downtown t, free Free Stress Relief Veteran’s Acupuncture Clinic, 6-7 p.m. drop in, 4690 Carpinteria ave. ste. a, 684-5012 Harvest Carnival, 6-9 p.m., first Baptist Church, 5026 foothill road, 684-3353. Karaoke, 8 p.m., Carpinteria & linden pub, 4954 Carpinteria linden ave. Dusty Jugs, 8:30 p.m., the palms, 701 linden ave., 684-3811
Friday, November 1
Candy Buy Back, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., sunny smiles Dentistry, 5565 Carpinteria ave., #26 Carpinteria Seniors Inc. meeting, 1:30 p.m., Community Church, 1111 Valecito rd. “The Night Before Christmas” book signing, 5-8 p.m., Curious Cup bookstore, 5285 Carpinteria ave., 220-6608 First Friday, 5-8 p.m., Downtown linden avenue, free The Peace Vigil, 5-6 p.m., corner of linden & Carpinteria ave. Rakin File, 9 p.m., the palms, 701 linden ave., 684-3811
Saturday, November 2
Friends of the Library Used Bookstore book sale, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., on the lawn of used Bookstore, 5103 Carpinteria ave. Three Church Christmas Boutique, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., first Baptist Church, 5026 foothill road Carpinteria Salt Marsh docent led tours, 10 a.m., free walks start from the park sign, 684-8077 Memorial Park improvements discussion, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., city park at santa ynez avenue and aragon Drive Dia de los Muertos Celebration, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Carpinteria library multipurpose room, 5141 Carpinteria ave., 617-5929. “Shoes…Are You My Mate?” book event, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Curious Cup, 5285 Carpinteria ave., 220-6608. Rock Jedi, 9 p.m., the palms, 701 linden ave., 684-3811
Sunday, November 3
Holiday Breaducation: A Collaboration of Culinary Ideas, noon-3 p.m., Crazy Good Bread Co., 4191 Carpinteria ave, #12 Scrabble, 1-4 p.m., shepard place apartment Clubhouse, 1069 Casitas pass road, free, 453-2956
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Monday, November 4
Mah Jongg, 1 p.m., sandpiper Mobile Village clubhouse, 3950 Via real, 729-1310 Bingo, 1 p.m., Veterans Building, 941 Walnut ave. Los Padres 4-H, 3:30 p.m., first Baptist Church, 5026 foothill road, 745-8249 Playa Del Sur 4-H club meeting, 6 p.m., Carpinteria Children’s project at Main, room 313, 5201 8th street. Celebrate Recovery (Hurts, Hangups, Addictions), 6 p.m., first Baptist Church, 5026 foothill rd., 684-3353 First Monday Poem Night, 7 p.m., Curious Cup bookstore, 5285 Carpinteria ave., 684-3926.
“if you don’t like my ranch house, you should see my beach cottage.” ––Marty Panizzon
Tuesday, November 5
“Just how i roll.” ––Anonymous
Carpinteria Writers’ Group, 10 a.m.-noon, Carpinteria library multipurpose room, 5141 Carpinteria ave., 684-7838 Sandpiper Duplicate Bridge Club, 1 p.m., sandpiper Mobile Village Clubhouse, 3950 Via real, 684-5522 Al-Anon Meeting, 7-8 p.m., faith lutheran Church, 1335 Vallecito place, 331-4817
Wednesday, November 6
Morning Rotary meeting, 7-8 a.m., Woman’s Club, 1059 Vallecito rd., $10 Meditation, 10:30-noon, Carpinteria Woman’s club, 1059 Vallecito rd., 861-8858 Food Distribution, 12:30 p.m., st. Joseph Church, 1500 linden ave., 684-2181 Knitting Group, 1-4 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 941 Walnut ave., free, 684-8077 Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group, 2-4 p.m., faith lutheran Church, 1355 Vallecito place, firstname.lastname@example.org, 684-0567 Fighting Back Parent Program, 5:30-7 p.m., Canalino school, 1480 Carpinteria ave., 963-1433 x125 or x132 Kiwanis Club Meeting, 6 p.m., Veterans Memorial Hall, 941 Walnut ave., 368-5644 8 Ball Tournament, 7:30 p.m., Carpinteria & linden pub, 4954 Carpinteria ave.
Joel Conroy art show, island Brewing Co., 5049 6 st., 745-8272 Edgar Landeros photography show, Corktree Cellars, 910 linden ave., 684-1400 Virginia McCracken assemblage art show, porch, 3823 santa Claus lane, 684-0300 Shores & Doors exhibit, 855 at the arts Gallery, 855 linden ave., 684-7789 Ben O’Hara & Cole Gill art show, lucky llama, 5100 Carpinteria ave., 684-8811 Coastal Views, palm loft Gallery, 410 palm ave., 684-9700 Homework Center Masks show, Carpinteria library Multipurpose room, 5141 Carpinteria ave., 684-4314 th
When they told Miriam to think outside the box, she took them literally. now she’s on a roll. ––Dianne Armitage “Believe me, i’m crying on the inside.” ––Anonymous “you’d never know it, but i’m standing in 4 inches of stagnant water.” ––Anonymous
“Hooray! My penny-pinching husband just agreed to buy curtains for our charming home.” ––Bob Henry “You know my girlfriend, Peg. She is round but she fits nicely in that square hole.” ––The Brunners Dolly pretends to be a television star. ––Jack Bevilockway “smile! you’re on Candid Camera.” ––Janet Brunner “Wow! Just $500,000 and look at that view!” ––Sandy Sponcil “the offbeat creator is at it again with her reaction to round donut holes.” ––Linda Trimble “i think i should have wore slacks in case this thing starts rolling.” ––Steve Urbanovich To learn more about Carpinteria’s unique and interesting past, visit the Carpinteria Valley Museum of History, open Tuesday through Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at 956 Maple Ave.
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Participants in the third annual Santa Barbara County Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Drill gather to document their success in surviving an earthquake scenario on Oct. 26. Hosted by the City of Carpinteria at BEGA US, the drill included 48 trained CERT members from Santa Maria, Lompoc, Goleta, Santa Barbara, UCSB and Carpinteria, as well as three Hollywood make-up artists who donated their time to make 30 volunteers appear as though they had just been through a disaster.
At right, Juanita Leman carved her impressively fierce kitty for the Island Brewing Company jack-olantern contest on Oct. 28.
Below, Amie Rodriguez took first-place in the Island Brewing Company jack-o-lantern contest for a creation she themed after the brewery itself. The creatively altered pumpkin was completed during the contest using supplies Rodriguez brought along, including photo cutouts of tasting room regulars with which she populated the hollowed out squash. boyd
Ghost Walk actors pause their spooky performances for a photo last weekend. The event, which brought a handful of eerie-yet-factual historic local tales back to life, was orchestrated by Leanne Roth of Carpinteria State Beach in partnership with Plaza Playhouse Theater.
Geri Campopiano and Susan Misemer get framed at the Oct. 23 demolition of the Carpinteria Valley Art Center’s aging trellis, which was removed to make way for center improvements at 855 Linden Ave.
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From left, Joe Sevilla, Gary Campopiano and Biff McIntyre use their brawn to take down structures at CVAC en route to a new and improved art center courtyard.
Colten Gray prepares to swoop through town on a candy-collecting mission this Halloween. The eagle costume, handmade by Colten’s mom, Jessica, includes felt feathers sewn onto knit wings.
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Love birds eat and be merry in Las Vegas
Bob Gronek and wife Jan celebrated their second anniversary and Bob’s 73rd birthday with a trip to Las Vegas. To celebrate the marriage of their hearts, the couple satisfied their bellies. Bob commented that Ruth Chris Steakhouse played a close second to Texas de Brazil restaurant among the fine eateries they visited on the trip. The cuisine at Texas de Brazil was so good that Bob labeled it the best restaurant to which he’s ever been. The remainder of the details about the trip stayed in Vegas.
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Babymooners bring the bump to Kauai
Expecting couple Sarah and Nick Henry spent 10 peaceful, pre-baby nights on Kauai in September. The babymoon was the final big trip for the pair that will become three in December. They did, however, have a third wheel in CVN, which popped out in Poipu, on the island’s south side, where they spent three days. The other seven were logged lounging by the pool with beer and virgin piña coladas on the north side in Hanalei Bay. Tropical scenery played a key role in the priming for parenthood on hiking treks on the Napali Coast and exploring Tunnels’ snorkeling and surfing.
Reverend trades pulpit for surfboard
Reverend Jarrett Johnson of Carpinteria Community Church traveled south of the border and beyond to Nicaragua for a guys week of surfing. He discovered that CVN tide charts don’t translate to Nicaraguan breaks but had no trouble finding good waves in the warm waters. He commented that gracious wives back home were owed a debt of gratitude for allowing the surfcation to fly.
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