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School portables in poor condition

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District considers replacement with modulars By Lea BoyD

“The intention when [portables] are installed is that they are temporary. They are not, and have never been, intended to be permanent, and yet we have portables on our school sites dating from the 1960s going forward.”

Hopes that most of Carpinteria unified School district’s portables could serve as classrooms for another decade or more were dashed on Feb. 4, when the board of education learned at a special meeting that 51 of the district’s 63 temporary structures had been recommended for demolition as soon as possible. An assessment of CuSd’s portables was requested by the board in order to better inform the district’s draft facilities master plan, a list of top priority projects that the district will likely seek to fund through a bond measure in this November election. When first presented to the board last November, the draft facilities plan included $60 million in district-wide projects that ranged from a new science ––assistant wing at Carpinteria High Superintendent School to reconfigured Cindy abbott parking lots at the elementary schools. the precise condition of the portable classrooms, which exist at each school site but are most abundant at Canalino and CHS, was uncertain, and the district contracted an independent study of the structures by its former facilities manager david Weniger to determine how critically they need replacing. “the intention when they are installed is that they are temporary,” Assistant Superintendent Cindy Abbott said of the portables. “they are not, and have never been, intended to be permanent, and yet we have portables on our school sites dating from the 1960s going forward.” Portables from the 1960s have proven to be in better condition that those purchased in the last 20 years. Weniger stressed that the quality of building materials in portables has plummeted over the years. “All of these portables can be reconditioned, but when we get done we’ll still have poured a lot of money

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Female fans join the tearaways onstage at Plaza Playhouse theater on Feb. 8 to pay homage to the Fab Four and their unique place in musical history. the concert was one of several components of the Beatles Invasion Weekend at the local theater, which served as a fundraiser for a new, larger movie screen. For more photos of folks who caught the Beatles bug last weekend, see page 11.

Planners approve Sanitary District upgrades, IBC expansion By Peter Dugré

the City of Carpinteria Planning Commission used its stamp of approval twice on Feb. 3 when reviewing plans to upgrade the process by which area wastewater is handled and when supporting island brewing Company’s plans to expand. As a result, Carpinteria Sanitary district can install new digester tanks, a move that will likely reduce the potential for sewage odors to roam away from CSd’s processing facility. And ibC will be able to accommodate more beer tasters while brewing more to taste. CSd General manager Craig murray called plans to remove two over 50-year-old digesters at the 5351 6th Street plant “the final piece of the puzzle” in a complete overhaul and modernization of equipment and processing methods that began in 1993. “We are putting in state of the art equipment in terms of diffusion and aeration blowers … so from a process control standpoint and odor generation standpoint, we fully expect the new tanks and new process will be markedly

better than what we have now,” murray told planning commissioners. Since the public utilities project does not increase capacity at the sewage treatment facility, which has been rated at 2 million gallons per day since its inception, planners agreed with the CSD finding that the proposal was exempt from an environmental impact Report under CeQA. instead, planners considered the removal of old digester tanks and related chemical storage facilities in exchange for the newer equipment “a moving of structures” within the same established footprint, according to staff reports. the unanimous planning commission issued the Coastal development Permit while restricting construction hours to monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. murray anticipated that ground would break soon on the $5 million dollar project to install the new aerated sludge holding tanks.

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Toro Canyon brush fire suppressed quickly

An early morning brush fire on Feb. 11 at 1210 Toro Canyon Road burned a 100 by 50-foot area before being extinguished by responding fire agencies. Eight engines from Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District, Montecito Fire Protection District, Santa Barbara City Fire and Santa Barbara County Fire arrived to fight the fire, which was knocked down within an hour. There were no injuries. The cause appears to be arching power lines, and Southern California Edison is conducting an investigation.

Moorhouse elected to second LAFCo term

The Santa Barbara County Independent Special District Committee met on Jan. 27 and voted to reappoint Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCo) Commissioner Jeff Moorhouse to a second four-year term as the Regular Special District Member of the Commission. “It has been an honor to serve, and I look forward to another four-year term,” Moorhouse commented. Moorhouse is a Certified Financial Planner and Financial Advisor with Moorhouse Financial Services, Inc., located in Carpinteria. He has served on the Carpinteria Sanitary District Board of Directors since 1997 and has been a leader in several community organizations, including Carpinteria Masonic Lodge, Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce, Santa Barbara LAFCo Carpinteria Education Foundation and the California Commissioner Jeff Moorhouse was re-elected Avocado Festival.

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Fire victims move into new home

George and Nicole Juarez, who lost their San Roque mobile home to an electrical fire on Oct. 21, moved into a new mobile home this week. The couple and their four sons will open their new home to the community on Friday, Feb. 14, from 4 to 9 p.m. as a means of expressing gratitude to everyone who supported them during their crisis. The family lost its home and all of its belongings in the fire, and has since moved from hotel to short term rental eight times. According to Nicole, the outpouring of support from Carpinterians has made the difficult time manageable. “It’s the small towns that really come together when you need them,” she said. For details on the open house, call Nicole at 259-5445.

Local electrician places third in national competition

Carpinteria electrician Noe Lopez came home from Las Vegas last week $1,000 richer after placing third in a nationwide competition to install a ventilation fan in the fastest time. Lopez, who works for Radis Electric, finished the installation in just over five minutes. The first-place finisher completed the task in 4:14 and won a new Ford truck. The final competition brought together eight contractors who had eliminated hundreds of other contestants in 60 preliminary contests around the country.

Scammers pose as Sheriff’s Office staff

The newest phone scam to arrive in Santa Barbara County is one in which the caller claims to be a Sheriff’s Office employee who is alerting the citizen of an outstanding warrant and claiming that a fine must be paid immediately or the resident will be arrested. The victim is then instructed to wire money or use a pre-paid credit card to pay the fee. By manipulating the caller identification system, the phone call appears to be coming from the Sheriff’s Office. Additionally, through internet research, the caller often has personal information about the victim. In its warning for the new scam, the Sheriff’s Department noted that it does not attempt to call residents who have warrants.

Life coach offers faith-based workshop

Certified Life Coach Pam Rohr will lead a workshop entitled “Your Life, Starring You, Directed by God” on Saturday, March 1, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Reality Church, 5251 6th Street. Rohr, who operates Nouveau Life Coaching, will help workshop registrants to discover their unique life purpose and empower them to embrace it. The $30 price of the event includes all program materials, snacks and beverages. To register, call 566-0670.

Foodbank launches Family Philanthropy Program

The Foodbank of Santa Barbara County recently announced its new Family Philanthropy Program, which encourages siblings, partners, grandparents, parents and children alike to come together and impact the community around nutritious food for all. A key component of the Family Philanthropy Program is the Kids4Foodbank Club, which allows young leaders to learn about and volunteer at Foodbank. The Foodbank hosts Saturday Family Days for the Kids4Foodbank Club the second Saturday of every month. Activities include a facility tour, volunteer projects, nutrition education and physical fitness activities. For more information or to reserve a spot, contact Jennifer Mansbach at jen@mansbach.com. A reservation and volunteer application/waiver is required.

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Council supports new payment plan for parking fees By Cat Neushul

The Carpinteria City Council took a step toward easing the burden of parking fees on new businesses in the Downtown T at its Feb. 10 meeting by creating a payment plan option on Downtown Parking Development Impact Fees, which can hit businesses with an over $5,000 charge per parking spot. The council voted unanimously to approve the installment plan as a way to make downtown a more inviting place to set up shop. The Downtown Parking Development Impact Fee (DIF) is one of 11 such fees that are designed to offset the demands placed on public facilities by development. City Manager Dave Durflinger said the city adopted the parking development fee in 2002 to build up funds to provide additional parking. “It’s one way to get public parking lots built downtown,” he said. The fee affects businesses located in the Downtown T (Carpinteria Avenue between Palm and Holly avenues, and Linden Avenue between Carpinteria Avenue and Dorrance Way), and is triggered when an establishment intensifies its use, for example, by converting from a retail location to a restaurant. While the fees were initially set at $4,396 per parking stall, they went up to $23,863 by 2011. During the national recession, however, this fee was seen as a possible deterrent to business growth, and was reduced. At this time, it is $5,189 per space. This temporary reduction is set to expire June 30, if not renewed. For some businesses, even the reduced fees are daunting. Alex Hamadi, owner

of Beach Bowl, a healthy café set to open soon on Linden Avenue, estimated that he would have to pay the city $10,000 in parking development fees to offset seating in his eatery (city staff has calculated that this fee could be closer to $26,000). In a letter to the city, he said, “This amount is certainly a hefty amount to pay in one shot, however, if broken up into several payments, the amount would be more reasonable.” Durflinger said that many other cities, such as San Diego, Santa Rosa and Anaheim, provide payment plans. In voting to adopt a payment plan, city council members reiterated their desire to promote small and unique businesses. Mayor Brad Stein said, “We want to do anything we can do as a city to support small businesses.” He added, “We want to make our downtown unique.” During the meeting, the city council also voted unanimously to allocate funds from the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program to two local organizations. Peoples’ Self-Help Housing received $10,252 to support its Housing the Homeless program and $10, 252 for its Youth Enhancement Program for LowIncome Youth. A group of people, including children, attended the city council meeting to show their support for Peoples’, an organization dedicated to ending homelessness and encouraging independent living. The nonprofit provides counseling services, medical assistance and emergency food supplies, among other things. The

organization also has a program that provides year-round educational support for parents and children living in the Chapel Court and Dahlia Court apartment complexes. Councilman Fred Shaw said, “We are really pleased that we can give money to Peoples’ Self-Help Housing.” He added, “They do a marvelous job of helping kids right up through high school to achieve their goals.” The other recipient of the block grant funds was the Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara, which received $2,278 to pay for Freedom Warming Centers that are opened up to the homeless when the weather is dangerously cold or wet.

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The Carpinteria Unified School District Aspires to Improve its Facilities for Students and Community Dear Parents and Community Members: Your Carpinteria Unified School District is launching an effort to modernize and improve its aging school facilities. As part of this effort we are holding information meetings at various sites around the District. At these meetings we will detail our facilities improvement needs, review time lines, and invite your suggestions. We want to be sure that you are fully informed. Shown below is the meeting schedule. You can attend any of the meetings. February 18 – Carpinteria High School, Cafeteria February 19 – Summerland School Office February 27 – Canalino School Multipurpose Room March 5 – Aliso School Cafeteria

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Dissecting the drought

Carpinteria Valley Water District annual water use

CVWD drought planning

Lake Cachuma annual allocations Montecito WD = 2,651 AF Santa Barbara = 8,277 AF Goleta WD = 9,322 AF Santa Ynez area water district (ID#1) = 2,651 AF

Water use 2014 (519 AF of 2013 Carryover State Water, 207 AF of State Water banked in Kern County)

4,331 AF = projection for 2013-2014

Lake Cachuma

Cachuma by the numbers

Maximum capacity: 195,578 AF Current amount of water: 76,676 AF or 39.2% Least amount of water: 27,900 AF or 14.3% in Feb. 1991 Projected lifetime of water remaining: 1.5 to 2 years

726 AF = Expected State

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2,813 AF =

Carpinteria Valley Water District’s normal annual allocation. Water agencies dependent on the lake are expected to agree to a 20+ percent cut to allocations in light of the drought.

1,320 AF = practical allotment based on historical availability of 60% 0 AF = allotment for 2014

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Groundwater 110 AF used from July to December 2013 985 AF projected for use from January through June 2014 1,500-2,000 AF = max. sustainable annual groundwater use 2,500 AF = max. annual pumping capacity with two wells in production

2,200 AF = CVWD’s formal allotment (2,000 AF plus 200 AF of “drought buffer water”)

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• Pump problem: When Cachuma drops below 47,500 AF, a $4 million pump system will be necessary to move water into the Tecelote Tunnel for transport to South Coast water agencies. Plans are in place to have the pump installed as of Sept. 1, 2014.

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• The district’s Drought Management Committee, comprised of boardmembers June Van Wingerden and Al Orozco, meets with district staff every second and fourth Monday at noon at 1301 Santa Ynez Ave. to prepare and plan for the district’s drought response. Meetings are open to the public.

To understand Carpinteria Valley’s position in these parched times, it’s necessary to understand where the water that flows from the taps gets its start. Groundwater beneath the valley has long been considered the district’s ace up its sleeve. CVWD’s expensive share of the State Water Project has finally provided some significant benefit, though the statewide drought means that that faucet is soon to close. And though Cachuma has long served as the valley’s primary water source, the lake is now less than 40 percent full and shrinking daily. The numbers below paint a detailed picture of Carpinteria Valley’s water availability and use.

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The Carpinteria Valley Water District’s board of directors likely voted to draft a stage one drought emergency declaration at its Feb. 12 meeting, which took place after CVN went to print this week. The declaration would formally acknowledge the drought and include a request that CVWD customers reduce their water consumption given the potential for future water shortages. A potential drought has loomed on the horizon for some time, but most Santa Barbara area water agencies held off on officially labeling the situation a drought while hoping for significant rainfall this winter. Now that the months that are typically wettest are history and Lake Cachuma’s level has continued to drop, decision-makers are scrambling to convince residents that the crisis is real and water consumption must be reduced.

1,095 AF budgeted for use in 2013-2014

Rainfall: today and tomorrow • Santa Barbara County has received only 18 percent of its normal rainfall for this water year (Sept. 1 through Aug. 31). The county received 46 percent in 2012-2013 and 66 percent in 2011-2012. • Carpinteria has received 1.13 inches of rain this water year. The city’s average rainfall is 19.57 inches. • Since last winter, a mass of high-pressure air has been blocking Pacific winter storms from hitting the West Coast from Washington to Baja California. The high-pressure ridge deflects storms north and toward the Midwest. Forecasters see no end in sight to the lingering ridge.

• Though Carpinteria is fortunate to be sitting atop high-quality, readily available groundwater, accessing that water has proven to be more difficult than it should be. Pump failure at local CVWD wells has been common; corrosion is the main culprit. CVWD currently has one well, El Carro, producing water and plans to have a second, the Headquarters Well, in operation by early March. * 1 Acre Foot= 1 acre with a depth of 1 foot or 43,560 cubic feet

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Amrit Joy’s Hints for Healthy & Happy Living Let it go and Lighten up ~ Part two This three-part exercise is to help you “let go and lighten up”

Sit up nice and straight, firm yet comfortable. Check your spine for alignment. Check your mind for focus. Be in the “now.” Allow the fingertips to touch the shoulders and bring the arms upward. Imagine you are giving your burdens up to the Greater One. You may envision Higher Power, Divine Mother, Divine Father, Jesus, Buddha, Mother Earth—however you relate to your Spirit. Allow your arms to release your burdens and let the Divine One help you lighten up. Do long, deep breathing along with the arm movement. Just a couple of minutes should be enough. Now relax and move to part three (to be published in CVN on Feb. 20). Amrit Joy is a certified Hatha and Kundalini Yoga instructor. She has been practicing and teaching yoga since 1976. Amrit offers ongoing group yoga classes open to all levels here in Carpinteria. Private instruction in yoga and meditation is also available by appointment. For more information, call Amrit Joy at 745-1707 or visit amritjoy.com.

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Obituaries

Faith Girard 12/24/1930- 2/6/2014

Faith Girard passed away peacefully on Feb. 6, 2014 in Santa Barbara, Calif. surrounded by her loving family and friends. Born in West Virginia in 1930 and raised in Chicago, Faith became the executive assistant to the president of the Ambassador Hotel until she married Edward “Bud” Girard. They lived for a short time in Bagdad, Ariz. before moving to Upland, Calif. where they lived for 35 years. Faith was kept busy raising her five children: Valerie, Jeff, Mia, Daniel and Bradley. She was an ardent volunteer, giving of her time to the Assistance League’s dental clinic and the Girl Scouts of America. After relocating to her dream community of Carpinteria, Faith enjoyed volunteering with Carpinteria Beautiful and the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens. Faith and Bud, married for 60 years, enjoyed a beautiful circle of friends both in Upland and Carpinteria, employing an open heart and an open door policy to their children’s friends, who thought of Faith as a second mom. She loved being the grandmother of Sarah, Trevor and Gabrielle in her later years. Even in her final hours. Faith was able to use her wit and charm to brighten the day of family, friends and her loving caretakers at Villa Alamar. Her memorial service will include a mass at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church on Friday, Feb. 21 at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to The Alzheimer’s Association and the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens.

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Luis Lopez Goena 2/16/1928 – 2/9/2014

Luis Lopez Goena was born at home in Old Town Carpinteria on Feb. 16, 1928 and died of natural causes in Santa Barbara on Feb. 9, seven days short of his 86th birthday. He is predeceased by his parents, Ascencion and Jose Goena; brothers Joe and Arnold, sisters Charlotte Goena, Emma Echeverria, Madeline Goena and Aurora Kountz; in-laws Nadine Goena, Francis Goena, Miguel Echeverria, Eugene Kountz and Al Tryon, and granddaughter Rosalind Adams. He is survived by a large and muchloved family; wife Annette Levy Goena; children Cecilia Adams Berry, Linda Goena Caldwell, Cynthia Goena, David Goena (Suzanne Woodcock Goena), Chris Goena (Diane Bury Goena), Mark Goena (Linda Noel), Maria Leigh (Hunter Leigh) and Sofia Goena; grandchildren Calisto Caldwell, Louie Caldwell, Damien Pearson, Marisa Goena (fiancée Garrett Gamache), Alejandro Goena, Ana Goena, Jacob Goena (Mandie McKeon Goena) and Vivian Goena; great-granddaughters McKayla and Kalise Goena; brother Ray Goena (Vera Goena) and sister Virginia Tryon; many nieces and nephews; former wife Mary Ayala-Ranson, and former daughter-in-law Jill Palmer (Rob Palmer). Luis loved his home town of Carpinteria. He shared memories of climbing the hills behind town, catching salmon barehanded with his brother Ray and good friend Lawrence Cervantes, and playing on all the sports teams at Carpinteria High School. As a local folk dance instructor, goat herder, farmer, gardener, and wine and cheese maker, he met many people, established lasting friendships, and thoroughly enjoyed the fun times he shared with each and every one of them. A viewing will be held on Thursday, Feb. 13 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at WelchRyce-Haider, 15 East Sola Street, Santa Barbara. A private gathering for Goena and Ayala family members will be held on Luis’ birthday, Feb. 16. A celebration of Luis’ life for friends and family will be held on April 19 at a location to be determined.

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Oh Holy St. Jude, apostle and Martyr, great in virtue and rich in Miracles, near kinsman of Jesus Christ, faithful special patron in time of need, to you do I have recourse from the depth of my heart and humbly beg you to whom God has given such great powers, to come to my assistance. Help me in my present urgent petition. In return I promise to make your name known and cause you to be invoked. Pray for us all who invoke your aid. Amen Say three Our Fathers, three Hail Marys, three Glorias. This Novena must be said for 9 consecutive days. This Novena has never been known to fail.

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Geneviève Marie Manset was born in Paris, France, on Jan. 3, 1927. Her mother, Genevieve “Gigi” RobinsonRiley was born in San Francisco. At two years old, Gigi moved to France where her father had been appointed U.S. Vice Consul in Nice. In the early 1920s, Gigi married Georges Octave Manset. They had four children: Eliane, Genevieve, George and Frances. When Genevieve was just 7, her father died, leaving Gigi alone to raise four young children. She moved the family to Nice where little Genny attended a small convent boarding school. During vacations, Gigi took the children on adventures all over Europe to see the sights and visit family. They were in Rome when the war broke out in ’39. They quickly moved to the seemingly safer family home on the coast of Brittany. It did not take long for a German general to commandeer the house for their local headquarters. One night, Gigi “stole” back her car, gathered up the children and headed to Portugal. With her dual citizenship, Gigi was able to gain passage on one of the last ships out of Lisbon. They came straight to Santa Barbara where Gigi’s parents had relocated in the early 1930s. So in 1941, at age 14, Genevieve found herself at La Cumbre Junior High. Her teenage girlfriends were intrigued by this seemingly sophisticated newcomer with heavy accent and a strand of pearls. She was outgoing and made many friends. One Santa Barbara High yearbook caption reads: “Swing and sway with Genny Manset.” In 1946, at 19, she married Robert Laselle Thornburgh. The following year their first daughter, Yvonne, was born. The young family moved to Stanford where Bob attended law school, and soon their second daughter, Suzanne, was born. Upon graduation they moved back to Santa Barbara. Bob went to work with his father Laselle at the law firm of Griffith and Thornburgh. They built a modest, single wall, board and batten cottage on their family lot way out of town on the beach at Padaro Lane. In time the tiny house was added on to. Two more daughters, Annette and Mimi, were born. The young Thornburgh girls grew up with the freedom to roam the beach in ways that would have made Tom Sawyer proud. The Padaro house has been the focal point of many long beach days, tide pooling, steamed clams, volleyball, bodysurfing, cocktails, bonfires, babies, weddings and Fourth-of-July fireworks. Genny and Bob enjoyed many a night socializing with lots of dear friends over the years. Some of their favorite haunts were Casa de Sevilla and Joe’s Café. At the Miramar, she would chat in French with Jacques the beach guard. She partook in an occasional bourbon Southside at the Valley Club. She was an active member of the Junior League, once dancing in one of their Lobero performances. But where Genny was most content was at the beach, in shorts, barefoot, cooking up great meals, sharing her energetic spir-

it, humor and mischievous looks. She had a quick wit, a sarcastic roll of the eyes, was well-read, and lovingly tended her garden of roses, herbs, annuals and fruit. She loved board games, played bridge well and worked a weekly crossword. Daily she read the paper outside, chatting from deck to deck with neighbors. She loved watching sports, especially tennis (her father had been a French tennis champion). She engaged us in “Genny-speak”—her lively non-linear storytelling. She couldn’t sit still for a minute. She was like a fifth sister. Genny and Bob loved to fish, and when she wasn’t surf casting or dropping a line at the Islands, one would most likely find them fly fishing at Mammoth Hot Creek. They bought a cabin there in 1965 where yearly they spent the six months of trout season. In later years, they also left for New Zealand every January for further pursuit of that mythical trout. Just like the beach house, the Mammoth House was generously shared with four generations of family, friends and acquaintances. Genny had the smallest kitchen with an old electric coil stove. Out of this little corner came the best meals with the freshest ingredients, a blend of her French roots and earthy sophistication. For those of us fortunate enough to share in these meals, there was never a doubt that we were experiencing food beyond measure. An exquisite meal was a daily occurrence whether the table was full of grateful guests, or on quieter nights when it was just she and Bob and a little candlelight. She loved her little town of Carpinteria. It is hard to imagine how her favorite eateries are going to manage without her slipping into the back kitchen with “suggestions” as to a spice or technique. Café Luna will not be the same without Geneviève dipping her brioche in her café au lait each morning on the sunny porch, while chatting away with some complete stranger. Genny was modest, unpretentious and generous. She gave anonymously to our local charities. She loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was always there at just the right time to lend her support to enrich the lives of each. We all had extra courage to push our boundaries because deep down we knew that if we fell, “Granny” would be there to pick us up. She will be deeply missed by her husband of 67 years, Bob Thornburgh; her daughters Yvonne Neumann (Andy), Suzy Blossom, Anny Annable (John), and Mimi Sheehan (Tom); her grandchildren Emilie Neumann (Sameer Pandya), Tarek Neumann, Mya Thornburgh (Michel Brewer); Chris, Chase and Abby Blossom; Genny Rose Annable; her greatgrandsons, Ravi and Ishan; and her multitudes of Manset, Maher, Adolph and Thornburgh nieces and nephews. Genny is survived by her sister Frances Maher. She is pre-deceased by her brother George Manset and her sister Eliane Adolph. The Catholic Church was a constant in her life. On Jan. 8, 2014, with all the family by her side, Father Steve from Our Lady of Mount Carmel gave the last rites. A beautiful special mass was later held at the church in her honor to celebrate the vivacious woman she was. Memorial contributions in Genny’s name may be made to “George and Peggy Manset Memorial Scholarship Fund” (made payable to the Santa Barbara Scholarship Foundation, PO Box 3620, Santa Barbara, CA. 93130) to support scholarships for students who play tennis and have financial needs. Genny did not want a funeral. “Just paddle out in front of the house for me.” The same house and beach where hundreds of friends and family have gathered for over six decades. Where she always held court on the deck, greeting with open arms, leaning over the balcony, orchestrating each of us with waving hands, making sure we were enjoying ourselves, enjoying it all. She enjoyed it all. She lived life well. We miss her.

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Ribbon cutting marks Healthy Life opening

Joined by community members and Carpinteria Valley Chamber of Commerce representatives, Healthy Life owner Mike adams slices through the ribbon to highlight the recent opening of the newest business in Casitas Plaza. The smoothie bar and wellness center offers a line of nutritional products and free wellness profiles. Pictured left of adams is randy Boring, adams’ business mentor.

BBQ Company celebrates five years in biz

On Valentine’s Day 2009, Gary and Jackie nielsen opened The Barbecue Company on Santa Claus Lane. This week, having weathered the toughest years of the recession, the couple is celebrating its five-year anniversary in business. “With the support of the community and all of our friends and neighbors, we have had five wonderful years and look forward to many more,” said Gary. The Barbecue Company launched a popular delivery service last year and plans to expand it, as well as its menu selection and catering capabilities. The success of the business, Gary said, is in part due to hard work of floor manager Derek Grant, who has worked for the restaurant for several years. “Creating great barbecue has been a passion in Gary’s family for years, and we are extremely proud to serve it up to the Carpinteria/Santa Barbara area for years to come,” said Jackie.

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IBC cruises through planning process but can’t shake parking fee Planners unanimously sang praises for Island Brewing Company when approving the 11-year-old brewery’s plan to double in size. IBC submitted the plan last month to grow its tasting room into the 3,500-square-foot adjacent space at its current 5049 6th Street location, and to add a walk-in refrigerator, office and conference room in the new square footage. The plan does not include any additional brew tanks but increasing storage space would allow the current equipment to be operated at a higher capacity. Planning commissioners hardly blinked at the structural side of the proposal, but also written into the alteration of IBC’s conditional use permit were the more greatly scrutinized requests to allow live entertainment and extend closing time from 10 p.m. to 11 p.m. Owner Paul Wright explained that an 11 p.m. closing time would mean the brewery would stop pouring at 10 p.m. Closing time is considered by the Department of alcohol and Tobacco as the time when everyone is out the door, Wright explained. “They want you to wipe the tables clean,” he said. Live entertainment would also pull its plugs at last call, 10 p.m., not closing time, and although IBC wants flexibility to stay open late all week, it would operate according to demand and be less likely to remain open on weeknights and in the winter. Music would be compatible to

patrons having conversations and not characterized as “heavy thumping,” Wright anticipated. Planners found no history of noise complaints at IBC, and the sheriff ’s department did not object to the plans. The nearest campsite at Carpinteria State Beach is 250 feet away, a distance considered adequate to attenuate the noise, according to planners. On the issue of parking, planners found that the extension would up parking requirements from just over eight spaces to just over 18, based on one space per 500 square feet. The entire warehouse building within which IBC is located only has 11 on-site spots. The dearth of private parking in the area had been a sticking point during prior conditional use permit hearings with IBC, but planners had been lenient, “using a handful of tools,” to accommodate IBC, according to planner nick Bobroff. Planners had not required IBC to pay Parking Improvement Development Impact Fees when it added a patio in 2009, even though staff had recommended the payment then due to IBC using public parking maintained by the city for its business. Despite pleas from Wright and his wife/co-owner Cheryl Wright for IBC to be again sheltered from paying parking fees—which the owners called “burdensome” considering the expansion expense

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Questions about Freemasonry?

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already being shouldered—planners found it to be fair and consistent to charge IBC for two spaces worth of parking fees totaling just over $10,000. Currently, IBC uses two parking spaces in front of the building it would expand into, but the plan to extend the patio removes those spots, resulting in an overall reduction of parking at the site. additionally, IBC would be required to pay an annual Parking Business Improvement assessment fee of $1,300, up from its current payment of $650 annually to use city parking spots at the train station. While IBC has grown, its parking has shrunk due to outdoor patio space eating up what had traditionally been parking at the site, reasoned planners in deciding to enforce the $10,000 fee. after some debate on the issue, Commissioner Jane Benefield asked project architects what the tasting room capacity would be after the expansion, to which developers replied, “209 people.” Of the need for parking and the fairness of city fees, Benefield concluded, “Let’s say we have 209 people there, and we have 18 parking spaces. I think that that speaks for itself.”

Card of Thanks The family of Anita S. Quiroga would like to thank family and friends for their loving support at this difficult time. The flowers, food and prayers were overwhelming. We will never forget. Love & Blessings, The Hernandez, Quiroga and Gutierrez families

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10:30 a.m., Library preschooler story time, Carpinteria Library, 5141 Carpinteria Ave., 684-4314

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11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m., Rotary Club of Carpinteria

meeting, Lions Park Community building, 6197 Casitas Pass Road, non-members RsvP to 886-6463

1 p.m., Bingo, veterans building, 941 Walnut Ave. 3-6:30 p.m., Farmers Market and Arts & Crafts Fair, Linden Ave. downtown, Craft fair: 684-2770 6-7 p.m. drop in, Free Stress Relief Veteran’s Acupuncture Clinic, 4690

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Dance team fundraiser

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seastrand clothing boutique will host a fundraiser for the Curtis studio of Dance Competition Corps on Sunday, Feb. 16, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. the shop, located at 919 Linden Ave., will donate 20 percent of all sales from the day to the team, which travels to compete against other teams throughout the state. shoppers can enjoy a glass of champagne and baked goods while they support the local dancers. to find out more, call 566-0400.

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1-4 p.m., Scrabble, Shepard Place Apartment Clubhouse, 1069 Casitas Pass Road, free, 453-2956

Carpinteria Ave. ste. A, 684-5012

6 p.m., Santa Barbara Bike Advocacy Advisory Committee Meeting, Carpinteria Library, 5141 Carpinteria Ave.

8 p.m., Karaoke, Carpinteria & Linden Pub, 4954 Carpinteria Linden

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noon-2 p.m., Free One-on-one Computer Coaching,

Carpinteria Library, 5141 Carpinteria Library, reserve time at 684-4314

1 p.m., Mah Jongg, sandpiper Mobile village clubhouse, 3950 via Real, 729-1310

8:30 p.m., The Youngsters, the Palms, 701 Linden Ave., 684-3811

1 p.m., Bingo, veterans building, 941 Walnut Ave.

7-9 p.m., Carpinteria Community Church Choir Practice, 1111 vallecito Road, 745-1153

6 p.m., Celebrate Recovery (Hurts, Hangups, Addictions), First baptist

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3-5 p.m., Free One-on-one Computer Coaching,

Carpinteria Library, 5141 Carpinteria Library, reserve time at 684-4314

Church, 5026 Foothill Rd., 684-3353

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10 a.m.-noon, Carpinteria Writers’ Group, Carpinteria Library multipurpose room, 5141 Carpinteria Ave., 6847838

5-6 p.m., The Peace Vigil, corner of Linden & Carpinteria Ave. 6:30 p.m., Curious Cup Storytime, Coffee bean & tea Leaf, 4991

Carpinteria Ave., 220-6608

9 p.m., The World’s Safest Band, the Palms, 701 Linden Ave., 684-3811

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10 a.m., Carpinteria Salt Marsh docent led tours, free walks start from the park sign, 684-8077 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Angel Card Readings by Sherie Davis, Laughing buddha thrift store, 4191 Carpinteria Ave, suite 9, 220-6622

Author book signing

santa barbara author Alvin J. Harris will sign his most recent novel, “Farewell my Country,” on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 1 to 3 p.m. at Curious Cup bookstore, 5285 Carpinteria Ave. based on a true story, the book follows a U.s. hero wrongly accused of being a communist and deprived of everything, including his country. Author Harris, who served as a field and hospital medic in the U.s. Army before working as a doctor in Los Angeles-area hospitals, has penned four other novels. the book signing is free, and more information can be found by calling 220-6608.

Benefit Bash for the Arts

A rocking good time at the Plaza Playhouse theater this weekend will support future rocking of the local nonprofit theater. the benefit bash for the Arts will bring popular local bands Afishnsea the Moon, sprout and Pleasure to the Carpinteria stage on Saturday, Feb. 15, at 7 p.m. tickets, $10 in advance, can be purchased at Rincon Designs, island brewing Company and seastrand Apparel. tickets at the door, 4916 Carpinteria Ave., are $12.

9 p.m., Big Adventure, the Palms, 701 Linden Ave., 684-3811

Carpinteria Valley Republican Club Meeting

the Carpinteria valley Republican Club will focus its attention on local issues at its luncheon meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 18, beginning at 11:30 a.m. at Clementine’s restaurant, 4136 Carpinteria Ave. Carpinteria City Manager Dave Durflinger will speak to club members and any members of the public who attend. Durflinger has been involved in city government for over 28 years and has served as Carpinteria’s city manager since 1999. the cost to attend the luncheon meeting is $20, and the meal will be served at noon. to reserve a space, call Martha Hickey at 684-2538 or barbara Hurd at 684-3858 by Monday, Feb. 16.

1 p.m., Sandpiper Duplicate Bridge Club, sandpiper Mobile village Clubhouse, 3950 via Real, 684-5522

CUSD Facilities Plan Community Meeting

Carpinteria Unified school District will hold the first of four community meetings to gather public input on plans to improve facilities on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in the Carpinteria High school cafeteria, 4810 Foothill Road. Members of the public who attend will learn about the district’s draft plan for modernizing and improving each of its seven campuses and have an opportunity to help shape the final project list. the board of education is working to approve a final facilities plan, funding for which would likely require a bond measure on november’s ballot. to find out more, call the district office at 6844511.

7-8 p.m., Al-Anon Meeting, Faith Lutheran Church, 1335 vallecito Place, 331-4817

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7-8 a.m., Morning Rotary meeting, Woman’s Club, 1059 vallecito Rd., $10 10:30-noon, Meditation, Carpinteria Woman’s club, 1059 vallecito Rd., 861-8858

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This month, the League of Women Voters of Santa Barbara will delve into federal farm policies and how they impact health on a personal, community and planetary scale. The discussion “How Can Farm Policy Make Us Healthy?” will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 19, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Louise Lowry Center, 1232 de la Vina Street in Santa Barbara. Three perspectives on farm policies will be provided. Speakers are UCSB Professor david Cleveland, Santa Barbara County Agricultural Commissioner Cathy Fisher, and longtime area farmer John Givens. The forum is free and open to the public. Attendees can bring brown bag lunches, and cookies and beverages will be provided.

12:30 p.m., Food Distribution, St. Joseph Church, 1500 Linden Ave.,

684-2181

1-4 p.m., Knitting Group, Veterans Memorial Hall, 941 Walnut Ave., free, 684-8077

2-4 p.m., Alzheimer’s Caregivers Support Group, Faith Lutheran

Church, 1355 Vallecito Place, carpcaregivers1@gmail.com, 684-0567

5:30-7 p.m., Fighting Back Parent Program, Canalino School, 1480 Carpinteria Ave., 963-1433 x125 or x132

5:30-6:30 p.m., Meditation, Carpinteria Woman’s Club, 1059 Vallecito Road, free

6 p.m., Kiwanis Club Meeting, Veterans Memorial Hall, 941 Walnut Ave., 368-5644

6:30 p.m., CUSD Facilities Plan Community Meeting, Summerland School Office, 135 Valencia Road, 684-4511 7:30 p.m., Coastal View Book Club meeting, Carpinteria Branch Library, 5141 Carpinteria Ave., 684-4428

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“Her”

Of all the films nominated for Best feelings—feelings of joy when she spends Picture this year, I think “Her” is the best. time with Theodore, or hurt when she is “Her” is super entertaining, a delight to slighted. Theodore is enlook at and listen amored. At first he to, and incredis curious. Then he ibly well acted is amused. Then he (Joaquin Phoenix comes to kind of deserves to win like Samantha, seeBest Actor. Alas, ing her as a comhe wasn’t even panion or friend. nominated.). But it isn’t too long However, what before he loves her, really sets this and indeed, is in film apart is its MATT DUNCAN love with her. ambition. It takes They are perfect risks. It does new for each other. They things. “Her” is were made for each bold and advenother (well, techturous. nically she was It starts with made for him, but the little things. you get the point). Ta k e , f o r i n There are hiccups stance, the wardhere and there, but robe. Since “Her” even so, it seems is set in the futhat Theodore has ture, director found the perfect Spike Jonze and partner. his crew might It’s of course an have put their interesting quesactors in silly siltion whether a ver unitards, or computer program they might have could ever have played it safe thoughts, feelings, and stuck with emotions and other contemporary experiences. But fashion. But they this seems to be opted for a more taken for granted ambitious apin “Her.” What is proach. The main character, Theodore Twombly (Joaquin more open to debate, I think, is the extent Phoenix), wears very high-wasted wool- to which Samantha is the author or agent en slacks, fall-colored (mostly, orange, of her thoughts, feelings and emotions. red, and yellow) trim-fit dress shirts, and Is she in control of her own thoughts? circle-rimmed ’50s-style glasses. It looks Does she have a will? Or is it all just good. It looks different than any particu- programming? Yet this movie isn’t all about whether, lar style from the past or present, but it also has a slightly retro feel. It wouldn’t in the end, Samantha will show herself be surprising if people in the not-too- to be something less than human—inadequate to the task; unable to satisfy Theodistant future actually wore this stuff. Then there’s the technology. “Her” is dore; missing something crucial. Perhaps all about a computer program Theodore the more central issue in “Her” turns out buys that behaves just like a real per- to be whether Theodore is adequate to the son who talks, learns, grows, develops, task—whether he can satisfy Samantha. shares, cares, feels, etc., while also help- The question is whether the human might ing him out with email, phone calls and be the lesser being. So this movie is not the like. There is no actual physical body just about what it takes to be human; it there. But everything else is pretty darn is also about what it might be like to be beyond human. human. I told you, “Her” is ambitious. Theodore’s program is named Saman“Her” is rated R for language, sexual tha (Scarlett Johansson). Again, Jonze content and brief graphic nudity. and his crew could have gone with some silly cyborg thing, or else they could have Matt Duncan, a former Coastal View played it safe. But Samantha is a more nuanced, more ambitious character. At News Editor, has taken physical but not first she seems like she might just be ultra- emotional leave from Carpinteria to attend Siri, who, honest-to-goodness, really can University of Virginia for a graduate degree answer any question you ask. But then in philosophy. In his free time from philosoSamantha is, or comes to be, something phizing, Duncan enjoys strumming on the more. She adjusts to Theodore’s personal- mandolin, watching movies, updating his ity, jokes with him, advises him, expresses movie review blog, duncansreeldeal.blogspot. sympathy and even develops genuine com and writing for ReelGuys.net.

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Aliso School garden educator Maggie Iba delivers lettuce from the school garden to the cafeteria.

Lettuce learn to grow

As part of the ongoing garden education part of Aliso School’s curriculum, the first-grade class recently harvested lettuce for the school’s lunches. Principal Holly Minear reported that despite funds from an Orfalea Foundation grant drying up last year, the students and garden educator Maggie Iba continued the operation during weekly garden classes for all first-graders. The students learn about composting, “aka worm soup,” and soil composition, plant growth and cooking. “Students learn which portion of the plants are edible and often try veggies they would never touch in their homes,” Minear commented.

Stein makes Dean’s List

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Licensed teachers of the Chumash language, Carmen and Nakia, meet with students Mateo and Joaquin Betancourt.

Chumash visit Howard

The Fall 2013 Semester Drake University Dean’s List included the name of Carpinterian Jeremy Stein. Students on the list must maintain a grade-point average of 3.5 or above. Drake is a private, independent university in Des Moines, Iowa, with an enrollment of 5,300 undergraduate and graduate students. The Plaza Playhouse Theater Presents...

Howard School students were visited by representatives of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians on Feb. 5. The Chumash representatives presented tribal dances, legends and musical instruments at the cultural presentation. Children participated in the group dances and learned to speak some of the Chumash language from certified Chumash language teachers Carmen and Nakia. A display table was set up with instruments, baskets and jewelry for a hands-on experience. Howard seventh-grader Isabella Roberge stated, “It was a very interesting experience to have because we learned about a different culture and their ways of life.”

No Delay in Trash & Recyclables Pick Up Due to the Presidents’ Day Holiday Presidents’ Day will be celebrated on Monday, February 17. We will have regularly scheduled trash and recyclables collection on Thursday, February 20 in the City of Carpinteria.

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What’s your favorite kind of surprise?

man on the street LARRY NIMMER larry@nimmer.net

A surprise party. ––Paige Van Tuyl

A family reunion. ––Salvador

Larry’s comment: Finding paper money on the ground.

Going to the beach and thinking that the surf is going to suck and it’s actually good. ––Jack Keough

Being pleasantly surprised by someone I didn’t expect much from. ––Sarah Lubeck

To see my family once again. That would be my best surprise ever. ––Sergio Morales

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From left, Chris merritt and Patty, mike and teresa bryant

From left, Nancy Lucero, scott bailey, Lisa henson and Lisa tansey with the tearaways’ guitarist Dave hekhouse

From left, Will, Catherine, theresa and John Wood

Come together Photos by Garrett Combs

No one fainted or busted down barricades, but last weekend’s Beatles Invasion at Plaza Playhouse Theater did flood Carpinteria with nostalgia for the Fab Four ’s arrival in the U.S. 50 years ago. On Feb. 8, a capacity audience rocked and rolled to Beatles covers by The Tearaways and heard from the nationally syndicated “Breakfast with The Beatles” radio show host Dennis Mitchell. The next night’s event featured a Q&A with Alan Parsons and screening of the Beatles’ first appearance on the “Ed Sullivan Show.” Final numbers haven’t been tallied, but the invasion appears to have raised over $4,000 toward a new movie screen at the nonprofit community theater. From left, rozi turnbull and beth schmohr

sheri and tom Ward

Chris and John sayer

From left, Naomi sharay, Lisa hekhouse and rena hennen

tara o’reilly and Larry Nimmer

From left, James bray, stephanie hassoldt, John soldo and ashleigh ranero

the tearaways’ guitarist Dave hekhouse poses with fans From left, three generations of Gosha women: sarah, annabelle and Karen Gosha Pattie mcDougall, michael Castorino and Lola Paredes

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Living the green life is… living the green life

ERIN MAKER

Every month I write about something we can all do to make ourselves more aware of the environment around us, to create good habits that benefit both ourselves and the environment. But what does living “green” actually mean? I recently had a conversation with two good friends of mine over this topic. We were talking, in this case, about oil. This is a complicated subject that there is lots of room for debate over, and many people have strong opinions one way or the other. While my friends were on different sides of the issue, I think they each made excellent points. The real answer to many environmental debates is much more complex than getting rid of one thing in favor of another, and instead is about coming up with ways to reduce use and find alternatives that also work. This can translate into every aspect of our lives. No matter what topic you pick—oil, energy, waste, plastic—there are things we have adapted to living with, and ways that we can adjust our habits to have less of an impact on our natural resources. Water is an excellent example. None of us can live without water. But we can be more mindful of our use. I could write a lot about the ways we can be more responsible to our planet, but for now, I want to focus on water use. California is currently in its driest period in recorded history. We have all heard that we are currently in a drought cycle, but perhaps it hasn’t really set in for a lot of people. I know we haven’t all changed our habits. I am guilty of becoming too comfortable in a routine just like everyone else. One easy way to reduce water use is to check your sprinklers. Many of us set them once and forget about them, but often people over irrigate without even realizing it. Simple things like reducing your irrigation by 20 percent or more, or switching to drip irrigation can reduce your monthly water use. If you want to go a step further, drought tolerant landscaping is a great option if you have the space.

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Or maybe you live in a place that doesn’t have a yard. I live in an older house, and my bathroom is upstairs on the opposite side of the house from the water heater. It takes a bit for the hot water to travel uphill to my shower. I bought a bucket to capture the water while I am waiting for it to get hot, and that water gets used to water plants, give to the dog or even flush the toilet. You might be surprised how much water goes down the drain while waiting for it to get hot. There are many places you can make small changes to conserve resources, like turning the water off when you wash the dishes, or buying reusable travel mugs instead of using a disposable cup for coffee. And for each little step you take, you are actually conserving multiple resources. For instance, saving water also helps save energy, which in turn can reduce the resources used to transport that energy from power plants. Living green doesn’t mean giving up our lifestyle or our health. I will be the first to admit that I like the comforts our modern lives offer. When it’s chilly early in the morning and I am out walking, I am very happy with my lightweight down jacket and high-tech layers. But I am also happy knowing that I purchased them from companies that do their best to have a good impact on the planet by producing things responsibly. There are little things we can all do to lighten our footsteps. What will yours be?

Looking for more tips on saving water? The Carpinteria Valley Water District and the County of Santa Barbara’s WaterWise Program both have excellent advice on other ways to reduce water use and can be found at cvwd.net and sbwater.org, respectively.

Erin Maker is the Environmental Coordinator for the City of Carpinteria. She studied biology after discovering her love of nature and science while growing up in Vermont. Always interested in improving water quality and recycling, she currently oversees the City’s Watershed Management and Solid Waste Programs. For more information, contact Erin at erinm@ci.carpinteria.ca.us, (805) 684-5405 x415.

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A collection of Sue Precht paintings that dotes on nature and animals will be on display at Zookers restaurant through April 16. Debuting on Sunday, Feb. 16, the show, entitled “For the Love of Animals & Nature,” exhibits Precht’s oil paintings and the artist’s varying experiments with lighting and color on her subjects. For more information, call 684-8893.

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Trying to decide how to celebrate your sweetie on Feb. 14? Let CVN help you plan a Valentine’s Day perfectly suited to your unique brand of love. Just answer a few quick questions and plan accordingly.

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Yes Love your lady or gent while also loving your local farmers. Prepare a dinner with beef grown by the Carpinteria Watkins family or Sage Hill Farm chicken. Pick up veggies at the Carpinteria Farmers Market or The Farm Cart.

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Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be a big show. Fill a mason jar with coupons for priceless gifts such as foot rubs and breakfasts in bed and/or love notes for your lovey.

No pain no gain? Recreate the most romantic meal you’ve savored together. Perhaps it was alongside a Venetian canal, or maybe in that San Francisco hole in the wall.

For great views that don’t require the physical exertion, grab a pair of burritos and take your honey to the picnic tables on the ocean side of the Venoco building, 5661 Carpinteria Ave.

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If you’ve got other plans on Feb. 14, bump your day of love to Saturday, Feb. 15 and catch a romantic classic film at Plaza Playhouse Theater. “It Happened One Night,” winner of the 1934 Best Picture, will screen at 2 p.m.

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Create your own highseas adventure/ romance by calling in sick for your lovebug and hopping on an Island Packers boat for a daytrip to Santa Cruz Island out of Ventura.

Get your sweetie’s blood pumping on a sunset hike up Franklin Trail. Pack a PeeBee & Jay’s picnic dinner to savor while sitting on Frank’s Bench with a Carpinteria panorama at your feet.

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No Is your perfect evening just around the corner from home?

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Who says a simple night at home can’t be romantic? Order up a heartshaped Rusty’s pizza and pick up a Red Box movie at Albertsons or Vons.

Yes Fresh flowers never disappoint and certainly don’t have to be expensive when the growers are just down the road. An orchid from Gallup & Stribling or Westerlay will demonstrate your love with exotic blooms that last for weeks and weeks.

The Shoals Island Grill gives lovers an opportunity to feel much farther away than five minutes south on Highway 101. Patio seating allows for dinner by the light of the full moon and set to the sound of the waves.

Challenge your loved one to a scavenger hunt throughout town. Create a series of riddle-filled clues leading to places that are significant to you. The last item can be a box of hand picked chocolates from Chocolats du CaliBressan or Robitaille’s Candy.

Those looking to cut a rug or savor a slow dance with a special someone will be wise to head to The Palms on Valentine’s. Live music by The World’s Safest Band begins at 9 p.m.

Do you enjoy expressing yourself on the dance floor?

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Keep it mellow, and let the pros help you find the way to your honey’s heart through his or her stomach. Corktree Cellars has a special Valentine’s menu, while Zookers and Sly’s will complement their normal menus with Valentine’s specials.

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“Mulier est hominis confusio” Happy Hearts Day to start this big year of birthday and anniversary milestones! Love, Mike

You are the Bow to my Tie the Bacon to my Burger and the Dodger to my Blue My Love Omar Happy Valentine’s Day “Always and Forever” I am blessed to have you in my life each and every day. You make my Life Complete! Laura Vazquez

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Happy Valentine’s Day to our three little angels Belen, Alina and Adriel. Mom and dad want thank you for all the joy you bring into our life. We love you!

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NEXT WEEK: How far will they go? Playoff teams dive in February 13 - 19, 2014

Warriors, Rams set sights on CIF

BY PETER DUGRÉ

The dust still has to settle on the winter sports postseason picture, but several teams have clinched postseason berths. For Carpinteria High School, by the time this story hits the newsstands, boys basketball will have either captured a co-championship with a win at Nordhoff High School on Feb. 12 or will land in second place in Frontier League with a loss. Either way, the Warriors (17-7, 8-1) will qualify for boys basketball playoffs. Omar Miranda has paced the squad, which also benefits from the sharp playmaking skills of fellow point guard Rayshaun Moore. Coach Johnny Ward referred to the point guards as a “two-headed monster” at the start of the season. Senior caption Duncan Gordon holds down the paint with his combination of strength and athleticism, and fellow senior Ian Craddock contributes from multiple positions with his versatile skill set. Mason Picerni has been a differencemaker off the bench all season. Warrior girls basketball collected an important win over Malibu High School on Feb. 11 and could qualify as an at-large entrant to playoffs. Warrior boys soccer had yet to be mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, but the Warriors had only one Tri-Valley League victory heading into the final game. For Cate School, girls water polo, boys soccer and girls basketball are all locked into playoff spots. Cate girls water polo had been knocking Tri-Valley League teams out of the water for weeks until a 4-3 loss to Oaks Christian High School and its all-world goalie on Feb. 7. The Rams (10-2, 7-2), led by four-year starter Caroline Montgomery and fellow seniors Sophia Soriano, Sophie Maes and Chloe King, are still on pace for second place in TVL and a playoff position. The well-balanced squad collected an impressive win over first-place Malibu High School earlier in the season. Cate boys soccer is again poised for a deep playoff run and has regularly ranked at number 4 in CIF Division 6 polls over the course of the season. Geoffrey Acheampong, who was banged up early in the season, has regained his dazzling form as the team’s top ball handler, facilitator and scorer. Matthew Firestone, Abraham Tall and Joel Serugo balance out the squad that has dominated Condor League for over four years. Upstart Dunn School, however, handed first-place Cate (8-2-4, 4-0-1) a tie for its single league blemish. Cate girls basketball collected a win against Providence Hall last week to clinch a playoff spot with a 4-1 Condor League record. The team can earn a season-split with rival Thacher on Feb. 12 after press time. Elan Halpern has led the team with her balanced game, along with scorers Erika Noble and Delaney Mayfield. Playoff schedules will be released on Monday, Feb. 17. BILL SWING PHOTOS

A little help from Weldon Nomura

Coastal View News is shining the spotlight on largely unsung assistant coaches for local high school sports teams. From bus rides to late dinners and daily practices, these coaches sacrifice without thought of reward. This week, we start the series of assistant coach profiles with recognizable mail carrier and sidelines stalwart Weldon Nomura.

Q. How long have you been coaching, and how did you end up coaching at Carpinteria High School? I started helping out at CHS with track when my son Kyle entered high school in 2000 and continued when my daughter Kacey started in 2004. Dan Mercer offered me an assistant role in

girls basketball in 2004, and Van Latham and Ben Hallock offered me an official assistant position in track in 2009 after I’d been volunteering for years. I also have been helping Angel Silva as a volunteer in cross country off and on since 2005.

Q. At what level did you last play the sport you coach? I was cut from my ninth-grade basketball team, but then focused my efforts on track & field. I was blessed to be able to compete and have success at SBHS, SBCC and UCSB.

Q. Other than winning ball games, what makes for a rewarding coaching experience? The kids! Unlike required high school courses like math, English, etc., kids choose to do sports. I have literally worked with hundreds of kids through the years (60 alone in this year’s cross country team) and every one has been special to me, regardless of their athletic achievements or success.

Q. What is a highlight of your coaching career? I’ve had multiple highlights in my coaching career. Obviously, the success of my own kids (Kyle ran on the 2003 state finalist cross country team, and Kacey set the 800 meter school record, among other feats). As for my “other kids,” David Cornejo’s league title and third place medal at CIF in the 300m hurdles, and Kelsey Drain’s Russell Cup 100m hurdles win.

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Boys basketball

Feb. 5 – Warrior boys basketball improved to 7-1 in Frontier League with a 56-46 victory at home against Santa Paula High School. The Warriors trailed by double digits in the first quarter before Omar Miranda and Rayshaun Moore dug their heals in defending SP’s Isaac Ramirez, who had scored 14 points in the first quarter. Miranda also scored 18, and Moore had 11. The Warriors trailed by one at halftime, and Mason Picerni scored eight of his 10 points in the second half to help the Warriors climb to victory. For the season’s final home match, the Warriors honored their seniors prior to the contest. Feb. 7 – At Grace Brethren, Warrior boys basketball picked up a 73-37 victory. Omar Miranda led the team with 26 points, and the Warriors outpaced Grace Brethren 35-7 in the second half. Duncan Gordon had 15 points, and Mason Picerni had 14. “Our defense in the second half and Miranda’s tempo were the keys tonight. We came out in the second half with more energy, effort and emotion,” commented coach Johnny Ward. The Warriors (17-7, 8-1) will play at Nordhoff High School after press time on Feb. 12 with a shot at a co-Frontier League Championship.

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Warrior boys soccer player Juan Carlos Orozco pushes the ball up field with Benjie Garcia (#28) trailing the play in a Warrior 2-2 tie to Oak Park.

Francisco Arroyo and Benjie Garcia scored and kept it a close game for the Warriors. “It has been a challenging season for our young squad and credit goes to everybody involved who have always kept it positive,” commented coach Leonardo Quintero. The Warriors fell to 6-9-3 overall and 1-5-3 in Tri-Valley League.

Girls basketball

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Warrior guard Omar Miranda tore up the court in two Frontier League victories last week, including a 56-46 home win over Santa Paula High School.

Girls soccer

Feb. 5 – Warrior girls soccer secured a Tri-Valley League tie, 0-0, at Grace Brethren. “We did a solid job of controlling the game in the midfield and had quite a few good chances, but we just lacked on the finishing,” commented coach Charles Bryant. For the Warriors, it was the first TVL non-loss of the season. Bryant pointed to the play of Megan Garcia and Erin Durflinger on the defensive side of the field for shutting out the Lancers. Notably, the Warriors lost 3-0 in the season’s first meeting between the squads. Feb. 7 – Warrior girls soccer demonstrated vast improvement but lost 2-1 to Santa Paula High School. Earlier in the season, the Cardinals had defeated the Warriors 6-1. This time around, the Warriors started slow and fell behind 2-0 before gaining momentum BILL SWING in the second half. The Warriors generated Warrior girls soccer player many opportunities and near misses before Kelsie Bryant headed in a corner kick from Kelsie Bryant scored the team’s Alexa Benitez midway through the second lone goal in a narrow 2-1 loss half. “Unfortunately, time ran out on us, but I against Santa Paula. was so impressed with our efforts. After such a shaky start, we really turned it around,” commented coach Charles Bryant, who listed off top performances from most everyone on the roster. The Warriors stood at 6-12-2 overall and 0-10-1 in the Tri Valley League.

Girls water polo

Feb. 5 – Warrior girls water polo lost 8-6 at Malibu High School. The Warriors climbed back from a 5-2 halftime deficit and entered the third quarter down just 6-5. Malibu, however, won the fourth period to hold off the Warriors. Sierra Garibay led the Warriors with four goals, followed by one apiece for Allison Wagner and Kimmy Methmann. Goal keeper Joanna Hipple had 10 saves. The Warriors fell to 7-16 overall and 1-6 in Tri-Valley League. Feb. 7 –Warrior girls water polo traveled to Villanova Prep and collected a 15-5 victory. Allison Wagner had four goals, and Brenda Rodriguez and Leticia Cruz had three apiece. The Warriors led 11-1 by halftime. “Great start, solid defense and balanced scoring. It all worked today,” commented coach Bryan Swarm. The Warriors improved to 8-16 overall and 2-6 in Tri-Valley League.

Feb. 7 –Warrior girls basketball lost a Frontier League tilt, 52-33, against Santa Paula High School. The girls trailed 20-12 at halftime and never climbed closer against the firstplace Cardinals. Coach Dan Mercer called it one of his freshman-filled squad’s best games of the season. Sierra Diaz had eight points and two 3-pointers. Macey Frazer had five points and nine rebounds, and Maddie Cleek had five points in the first quarter, helping the Warriors out to an early 7-5 lead. The Warriors were without leading scorer Tori Kelley in the loss, which dropped the team to 7-14 overall and 2-8 in Frontier League.

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Girls water polo

BILL SWING Feb. 5 – Cate girls water polo built its winning-streak in Tri-Valley League to six Warrior girls basketball player by knocking off Villanova Prep 17-6 at Vil- Harmony Reed defends a lanova. Sophie Maes recorded seven goals, Bishop post player in a loss for and Caroline Montgomery had five. Junior Carpinteria High School. Olivia Cannell had two goals. The Rams (101, 7-1) need to win two remaining TVL matches to guarantee at a least a share of the championship with Malibu, with whom the Rams split the season series.

Feb. 7 – Cate girls water polo had its offense dry up against Oaks Christian in a 4-3 defeat that knocked the Rams out of contention for first place in Tri-Valley League. Sophia Soriano scored two goals, and Caroline Montgomery scored one. Overall, the Rams shot just 3-for-26 against vaunted Oaks Christian goal keeper, Amanda Longan, one of the top players in the nation. “Defensively, Cate held Oaks to only seven shots on the afternoon, but the four that went in were enough to tip the scales,” commented coach Nathan Alldredge.

Girls soccer

Feb. 5 – Cate girls soccer “put it all together,” according to coach Lisa Holmes, in a 1-0 win over Dunn School at Cate. The Rams had dropped the season’s first meeting against the Earwigs, 2-1, but benefited from a healthier roster this time around. The team’s were knotted at 0-0 at halftime before the Rams notched a goal in the game’s 60th minute. A ball off the head of Emma Liberman found Cydney Pierce who placed the ball in front of Anna Graves, storming down the left side. Graves put the gamewinner away, her first Cate goal. Goal keeper Tamsyn Walker recorded the shut out.

Boys soccer

Feb. 5 – Cate boys soccer suffered its first non-win in Condor League with a 3-3 draw at Dunn School. Geoffrey Acheampong scored an unassisted goal off a loose ball in the box 17 minutes in to take the lead, but Dunn countered just three minutes later. After halftime, Abraham Tall curled a free kick into the box, and Acheampong headed it to Matthew Firestone, who finished it. Again, Dunn quickly retaliated.

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Feb. 5 – Hosting Oak Park High School, Warrior boys soccer clawed back from an early 2-0 deficit, but following two overtimes remained tied 2-2 for another Tri-Valley League draw. The Eagles scored their goals in the game’s first 10 minutes. Oscar Trujillo scored on a Juan Carlos Orozco assist in the 30th minute. Then 16 minutes into the second half, Diego Contreras hit a goal to even the score. Feb. 7 – At Oaks Christian High School, Warrior boys soccer could not keep pace with the Lion’s four goals output in a 4-3 loss. The Warriors hit two late goals to nearly force overtime but never climbed out of the three-goal hole. Ruben Andrade,

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Cate soccer player Joel Serugo had a goal and an assist in a home victory over Laguna Blanca.

Dunn took the lead about 60 minutes into the match. Cate’s Joel Serugo was then dragged down from behind in the box, and Acheampong converted the penalty kick to earn the draw. Dunn appeared to draw energy from its top player, Abu Danladi, committing to UCLA earlier in the same day, commented coach Pete Mack, who also commended the Rams for drawing even after falling behind. The Rams moved to 7-2-4 overall and 3-0-1 in Condor League. Feb. 8 - Cate boys soccer scored four goals over a 12-minute span in the second half to pull away from Laguna Blanca School in a 7-0 home victory. Following a slow start, the Rams found the net 29 minutes into the game on two goals assisted by Tyler Douglas—one by Geoffrey Acheampong and one by Leighton Brillo-Sonnino. In the second half, Douglas scored on an Acheampong assist, and Matthew Firestone scored on an Andrew Robbins assist. Joel Serugo scored on a header, and Robbins then finished on a loose ball in the box. Christian Herman capped things off in the 75th minute with a goal from a Serugo pass. The Rams have a 4-0-1 Condor League record and 8-2-4 overall mark.

Cate boys basketball

Feb. 8 – Cate boys basketball could not overcome a sluggish start in a 57-44 loss at Laguna Blanca School. After trailing 33-19 at halftime, the Rams regained momentum in the second half. Senior center Ryan Baird scored 14 of his game-high 19 points in the second half. Max Vasquez had 11 points for the Rams. “Despite the scoreboard, the Rams fire on both ends of the court burned strong until the final buzzer blared,” commented coach Bryan Rodriguez. The Rams drew to within six points in the fourth quarter.

Cate girls basketball

Feb. 8 – Poised to clinch a CIF playoff spot, Cate girls basketball won 50-25 at Providence Hall and “turned in their most complete and dominating performance,” according to coach Amy Venditta. Erika Noble had 12 points and five rebounds. Brittany Newsome had 10 points and 10 rebounds. Elan Halpern had six points,

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Warrior alumni track meet scheduled for March 1

Carpinteria High School alumni can begin prepping for the Saturday, March 1 Alumni Meet. Warrior coach Van Latham encourages competitors and supporters to join at Carpinteria Valley Memorial Stadium at 11 a.m. for the annual meet and reunion. Warrior athletes recently started their spring training for the 2014 season. For more information on the meet, visit warriorcountry.com/track.

Boys & Girls Club dribbles and shoots

Thursday, February 13

Warrior girls basketball at Grace Brethren, 6 p.m. *Warrior girls water polo vs. Nordhoff, 3:15 p.m. * Home games

BILL SWING

Warrior alumnus Chris Targoni tosses the shot put during last year’s alumni meet.

Kelsie Bryant, junior Girls soccer

Omar Miranda, junior Basketball

Scored a goal Averaged 22 in girls soccer’s points per game narrow defeat to in wins over Santa Paula High Santa Paula and School. Grace Brethren.

Basketball season is in full swing at the Carpinteria Boys & Girls Club, where over 150 kids take to the court every week to show off their skills. After three weeks of competition, the Blue Devils, Gauchos and Bulls are still undefeated. “Playing basketball in the gym is fun,” said fourth-grader Elise Van Paris. “I like to play good defense against all the boys!” The basketball program is designed to teach youth in grades kindergarten through eighth the fundamentals of basketball, sportsmanship and team play in a fun and supportive environSUBMITTED PHOTO ment. For the first year, the league also Budding basketball players learn the has cheerleaders rooting on basketball basics in the Carpinteria Boys & Girls teams. “This year’s games have been Club gym. exciting, and I’m so happy to have such great volunteers and parent participation. I love seeing our bleachers packed with fans for the kids,” said Javier Morales, Clubhouse Athletic Director.

Montecito Y hosts Learn-to-Swim Week event

The Montecito Family YMCA will host the 21st Annual SPLASH: Learn to Swim Week Monday, March 24 through March 28 at Ortega Pool, 640 N. Salsipuedes Street. SPLASH: Learn-to-Swim Week is a water safety program offered to those who have little or no swimming ability at a reduced fee of $10 for the week. The Y’s goal is to make everyone feel safe and comfortable in and around the water. Swimmers and non-swimmers ages 5 to 13 can participate in the week-long program of 30 minute swim and water safety lessons. Swim lesson start times range between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily. Space is limited and registrations are accepted on a first-come, firstserved basis. To register, call 969-3288.

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Coastal View News • Carpinteria, California

club scene Rotary hears about housing mediation

Andrea bifano, the Senior Rental housing mediation Specialist in Santa barbara, spoke to more than 30 members of the Rotary Club of Carpinteria at their Feb. 6 meeting at the Lions Community building. bifano, who is a 20-year veteran in the mediation field, spoke to the importance of allowing the housing mediation taskforce work with renters and owners to resolve problems that occur from misunderstandings and misinformation. bifano said, “Working with the task force is a voluntary process, and more than 90 percent of the cases are solved in a good faith manner.”

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Rotary guest Andrea Bifano and club President Roland Rotz point to the Rotary International four-way test, which is similar to the Rental Housing Mediation department’s resolution process. “Is it truthful, is it fair to all, will it build goodwill and will it be beneficial to all concerned?”

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From left, Carpinteria Morning Rotary Past President Rick Joy with Howard School parent Stephanie Zimmerman and Headmaster Joel Reed.

Howard School headmaster speaks to Morning Rotary

howard School headmaster Joel Reed presented the Rotary Club of Carpinteria morning with information on the challenges facing teachers today. having served at the helm of the local private school since 2000, Reed has watched technology, and its role inside and outside the classroom, change significantly. Howard School parent Stephanie Zimmerman introduced Reed to the club in glowing terms and expressed her gratitude to Reed for providing a safe and nurturing environment for her children.

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Charles Hamilton, co-chair of the Lion’s Student Speaker Contest, commends contestants, from left, Jatsiri Carrillo, Yarely Aviles and Juan Hernandez.

Carrillo crowned champ of local Lions speaking contest

three Carpinteria high School students used persuasive language and impressive poise to battle for the top local prize in the Carpinteria Lions Club’s 77th annual Student Speakers Contest on Feb. 2 at Lions Community building. Senior Jatsiri Carrillo landed the honor, which came with a $75 check and an opportunity to compete at the next level Zone Contest on Feb. 26. Sophomores Yarely Aviles and Juan hernandez were runners up, winning $25 each. the students presented on the topic “Community Service—What does it mean and Why does it matter?” bill Redding, treasurer of the Lions 4th district Student Speakers Foundation, told the well-attended contest crowd that the winner of the final contest in June in Pasadena will have been awarded over $21,000 in scholarship money. this year’s local judges included John thornberry, Administrative Services director for the City of Carpinteria; tom Ligare of planned Giving marketing Solutions, and eric Friedman, Administrative Assistant to County Supervisor Salud Carbajal.

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Public Notices

FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as CMT TrUCkINg at 6339 Casitas Pass road, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s): Macmurray Trucking, Inc at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a corporation. This statement was filed with the County 1/16/2014. The registrant began transacting business on 1/2/2014. 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. 2014-0000115 Publish: Jan. 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as BUy SUrvIvAL at 610 E. Pedregosa Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103. Full name of registrant(s): Morguelan, Fred N at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 1/17/2014. The registrant began transacting business on 1/17/2014. 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. 2014-0000133 Publish: Jan. 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as My NEw FINANCIAL ADvISOr at 1187 Coast village road, Suite 546, Montecito, CA 93108. Full name of registrant(s): Soho Financial Services, LLC at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a limited liability company. This statement was filed with the County 1/09/2014. The registrant began transacting business on 6/30/2011. 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 Jan Morales, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000067 Publish: Jan. 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SEA wITH LOvE at 1115 North Nopal, Santa Barbara, CA 93103. Full name of registrant(s): Funkhouser, Sarah at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 1/15/2014. 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 Adela Bustos, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000118 Publish: Jan. 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as grAPHICINk at 356 Storke road, goleta, CA 93117. Full name of registrant(s): Leung, Alex at address 2541 Modoc road #9, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 12/23/2013. The registrant began transacting business on 12/23/2013.

Signed: Alex Leung. 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 Miriam Leon, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2013-0003781 Publish: Jan. 23, 30, Feb. 6, 13, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)BrILLIANT wELL (2)CLUB BrILLIANT wELL (3)FLAvOr BOOSTErS at 611 Mulbery Ave. Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Scott, Douglas (2)White, Cindy at address (1)6665 Pasado rd., goleta, CA 93117 (2)611 Mulberry Ave., Santa Barbara, CA 93101. This business is conducted by a general partnership. This statement was filed with the County 1/22/2014. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Douglas Scott. 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. 2014-0000170 Publish: Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as PrOFITABLE gP’S at 2511 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. Full name of registrant(s): Reggie, Princess Audia Aline at address 2511 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 12/30/2014. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Princess Andra reggie. 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. 2013-0003817 Publish: Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)rOSE LANE PrODUCTIONS (2)rOSE LANE rECOrDS (3) rOSE LANE STUDIO at 6381 “A” rose Lane, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s): I.D.B. Media Group, LLC at address 6381 “A” rose Lane, Carpinteria, CA 93013. This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Co. This statement was filed with the County 1/27/2014. 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. 2014-0000221 Publish: Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 2014. _________________________________ orDer to show CAUse For ChANGe oF NAMe. CAse No.1439483 TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS: Petitioner: Eric B. Gans, ESQ. (SB# 281824) Law Office of Eric B. Gans, 1216 State Street, Sixth Floor, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 for a decree changing names as follows: PRESENT NAME: DyLAN Kristopher ZAChAriAs MArLowe sKye ZAChAriAs PROPOSED NAME:

Coastal View News • Carpinteria, California DyLAN Kristopher LoCKettZAChAriAs M A r L o w e s K y e L o C K e t tZAChAriAs

THE COURT ORDERS that all persons interested in this matter shall appear before this court on March 19, 2014 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 Jan 7, 2014 by

Publish: Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 2014 _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)S.I.r. DESIgNS (2) STAgE IT rIgHT at 3033 Padaro Lane, Carpinteria, CA 93013 Full name of registrant(s): Duca, Christine at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 1/27/2014. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Christine Duca. 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. 2014-0000230 Publish: Jan. 30, Feb. 6, 13, 20, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)g&L PrOPErTIES (2) H D A PrOPErTIES (3) k.M. ISSErMAN (4) THE OMEgA grOUP at 4060 wHITESAIL CIrCLE, wESTLAkE vILLAgE, CA 91361 Full name of registrant(s): (1)Zerlin, Gary Keith (2)Zerlin, Karin Michelle both at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a married couple. This statement was filed with the County 1/30/2014. 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. 2014-0000288 Publish: Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1)SOCIAL EyES MEDIA CONSULTINg (2)vINTAgE vOgUE By JESS at 957 Maple Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s):Willis, Jessica R. at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 1/29/2014. 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 Adela Bustos, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000273 Publish: Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as TELEDyNE NOvA SENSOrS at 760 McMurray road, Buellton, Ca 93247 (mailing address: 1049 Camino Do rios, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360) . Full name of registrant(s): Teledyne Scientfic & Imaging, LLC at mailing address same as above. This business is conducted by a Limited Liability Company. This statement was filed with the County 1/13/2014. The registrant began transacting business on 12/29/2013. 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 Jan Morales, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000086 Publish: Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as SHIMMEr DECOr at 132 garden Street #2B, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Hoffman, Jenny Johansson (2)Nordholm, Emelie at mailing address (1)217 San Clamente Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93109 (2)1147 vallecito road, Carpinteria, CA 93013. This business is conducted by a General Partnership. This statement was filed with the County 1/27/2014. The registrant began transacting business on N/A. Signed: Emeli Nordholm. 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. 2014-0000217 Publish: Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as (1) rBg wOOD wOrkS (2) SOUTH COAST CONSTrUCTION at 4545 Chapparal Drive, Carpinteria, CA 93013. Full name of registrant(s): Greenburg, Richard B at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 1/28/2014. The registrant began transacting business on 1/28/2009. 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 Jan Morales, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000249 Publish: Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27, 2014. _________________________________ NOTICE OF PUBLIC LIEN SALE Notice is given that pursuant to Section 21700 et seq. of the Business & Professions Code, Section 2328 of the Commercial Code and Section 535 of the Penal Code, a Public Lien Sale of the following generally described personal property will be held February 24, 2014 at 11:30 AM at ALAMO SELF STOrAgE, 5666 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria, Ca. 93013 to be sold by unit by James O’Brien, Auctioneer, CA Bond #14663730099, phone (951) 681-4113. The property is stored at the above address of ALAMO SELF STOrAgE. James Porter, Unit 409 Sports equipment, clothing Alec Hardy II, Unit 514 Misc household & travel items, storage racks ALAMO SELF STOrAgE By: B. r. wiener, Manager Publish: Feb.13, 20, 2014 _________________________________ 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 FEBrUAry 24, 2014 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 Ferguson, Forrest Saragoza, Jerome A. woodworth, Eric Boudrie Hesselgren, Bjoern Stein, Peggy MacFarlane, Liselotte Catlin, Charles Cooper, Shannon Leupp, Steven Pieretti, Casey Paez, Maria Martinez, Alejandro Capra Jr., Frank c/o Deborah Capra Estes, william

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JAMES O’BRIEN STATE LICENSE #BN 158525941 (RS19468) • PHONE (951) 681-4113 Publish: Feb.13, 20, 2014 _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as EMILy’S HOUSE CLEANINg at 5554 Lafayette Street, ventura, CA

93003. Full name of registrant(s): Peralta, Maria at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a individual. This statement was filed with the County 2/03/2014. 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 Jan Morales, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000309 Publish: Feb. 13, 20, 27, March 6, 2014. _________________________________ FICTITIOUS BUSINESS NAME STATEMENT. The following Entity(ies) is/are doing business as gArDEN gOSSIP at 1187 Coast village road #160, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Full name of registrant(s): (1) Cullen, Chris (2) Cullen, Lisa both at business address same as above. This business is conducted by a married couple. This statement was filed with the County 2/04/2014. 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 Melissa Mercer, Deputy County Clerk, recorder and Assessor, No. 2014-0000337 Publish: Feb. 13, 20, 27, March 6, 2014. _________________________________

SUMMONS (Family Law) CASE NUMBEr 1439830 N O T I C E TO r E S P O N D E N T: ALBERTO ULISES GRANJENO PErEz you are being sued. NOTICE TO THE PErSON SErvED: you are served as an individual.

Petitioner’s name is: ESPErANzA CArrANzA gArCIA you have 30 calendar days after this Summons and Petition are served on you to file a Response (form FL-120 or FL-123) at the court and have a copy served on the petitioner. A letter or phone call will not protect you. If you do not file your Response on time, the court may make orders affecting your marriage or domestic partnership, your property, and custody of your children. you may be ordered to pay support and attorney fees and costs. If you cannot pay the filing fee, ask the clerk for a fee waiver form. If you want legal advice, contact a lawyer immediately. you can get information about finding a lawyer at the California Courts Online Self-Help Center (www. courtinfo.ca.gov/selfhelp), at the California Legal Services web site (www.lawhelpcalifornia.org), or by contacting your local county bar association. NOTICE: The restraining orders are effective against both spouses or domestic partners until the petition is dismissed, a judgment is entered, or the court makes further orders. These orders are enforceable anywhere in California by any law enforcement officer who has received or seen a copy of them. Starting immediately, you and your spouse or domestic partner are restrained from 1. removing the minor child or children of the parties, if any, from the state without the prior written consent of the other party or an order of the court; 2. cashing, borrowing against, canceling, transferring, disposing of, pr changing the beneficiaries of any insurance or any other coverage, including life, health, automobile, and disability, held for the benefit of the parties and their minor child or children; 3. transferring, encumbering, hypothecating, concealing, or in any way disposing of any property, real or personal, whether community, quasi-community, or separate, without the written consent of

the other party or an order of the court, except in the usual course of business or for the necessities of life; and 4. creating a nonprobate transfer or modifying a nonprobate transfer in the manner that affects the disposition of property subject to the transfer, without the written consent of the other party or an order of the court. Before revocation of a nonprobate transfer can take effect or a right of supervisorship to property can be eliminated, notice of the change must be filed and served on the other party. you must notify each other of any proposed extraordinary expenditures at least five business days prior to incurring these extraordinary expenditures and account to the court for all extraordinary expenditures made after these restraining orders are effective. However, you may use community property, quasicommunity property, or your own separate property to pay an attorney to help you or to pay court costs. S A N TA B A r B A r A C O U N T y SUPErIOr COUrT 1100 ANACAPA STrEET P.O. BOX 21107, SANTA BArBArA, CA 93101 The name, address, and telephone number of petitioner’s attorney, or the petitioner without an attorney are: ESPErANzA CArrANzA gArCIA 1322 CASTILLO STrEET #7 SANTA BArBArA, CA 93101 Date: January 29, 2014 Clerk, by Jacqueline Plascencia, Deputy, for Darrel E. Parker, Executive Officer. Publish: FEB. 13, 20, 27, MArCH 6, 2014 _________________________________ CITy OF CArPINTErIA SUMMAry OF ADOPTED OrDINANCE NO. 666

AN OrDINANCE OF THE CITy COUNCIL OF THE CITy OF CArPINTErIA, CALIFOrNIA, rEASSIgNINg CHAPTEr 3.45 OF THE MUNICIPAL CODE rEgULATINg THE CHANgE OF OwNEr, OPErATOr Or gUArANTOr FOr CErTAIN OIL AND gAS FACILITIES TO CHAPTEr 3.46 This Ordinance reassigns Chapter 3.45, Change of Owner, Operator or guarantor for Certain Oil and gas Facilities, to Chapter 3.46 of the Carpinteria Municipal Code. This Ordinance was duly introduced for first reading at the City Council Meeting of January 27, 2014, and thereafter passed and adopted by the Carpinteria City Council at a regular meeting held on February 10, 2014, by the following vote: AyES: CArTy, CLArk, NOMUrA, SHAw & STEIN NOES: NONE ABSENT: NONE A certified copy of the full text of Ordinance No. 666 as adopted is available for review upon request in the City Clerk’s Office, 5775 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria. Fidela garcia; City Clerk Publish: February 13, 2014 _________________________________

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into a building that, once it’s in better condition, still has an estimate useful life of 20 years,” concluded Abbott. As an alternative to reconditioning the portables or replacing them with traditionally built classrooms or new portables, the school board will consider modular classrooms. These structures, which are built offsite and delivered to the campus, offer a less expensive and less time consuming alternative to traditionally built classrooms. Starting at $125 per square foot, compared to $250 to $500 per square foot for regular classrooms, modular buildings are permanent structures and can be designed to blend into the architectural style of each campus. Board members are planning to tour modular classrooms in Brentwood in coming weeks to get a better feel for how the structures might work in CUSD. Cost estimates to install modular classrooms at CUSD have not been calculated yet but will be worked into the next revision of the facilities plan. District administrators also brought the board a revised estimate for technology needs into the future. For an estimated $744,000, the district could upgrade its capacity for data use to meet best guess estimates for its needs 10 years from now. Rather than focusing on increasing the number of individual computing devices, the priority has been placed on replacing cabling in schools to allow higher volumes of data traffic. Abbott advised the board of several other changes being made to the draft facilities plan. She is working to recategorize some of the deferred maintenance costs included on the original list. Projects such as painting the outside of the schools would be better paid for out of the district operating budget than worked into a bond measure, she said. LED lighting and safety glass windows, formerly worked into the plan for all the school sites, will be included in new construction only, due to the great cost of full replacement. A design and engineering classroom at CHS, a project initially excluded from the facilities plan, will be added, as well as replacement portables at Rincon High School. “The price tag, I suspect, will go up even though I’ve been pulling some things off the list and recategorizing them … but you need to see it all,” Abbott told the board. Superintendent Paul Cordeiro said that administrators were working hard to develop a well-researched set of recommendations in order to convince the community that the cost “isn’t a number pulled out of a hat.” To inform residents and gather community input, the district will host a series of four public meetings over the next few weeks. The first will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Carpinteria High School, 4810 Foothill Road. “We’re not here to make a final decision. We need to bring this to the community to hear what the community wants,” said Boardmember Terry Hickey Banks. The board hopes to finalize the facilities master plan by the end of April and decide whether to move forward with a bond measure. Should the board act to place a measure on the ballot, the district would then hire a company to conduct a voter survey. “That’s going to really define a maximum amount of dollars that we can go out for,” Banks said.

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CArPiNteriA VAlley MuSeuM of HiStory

CArPiNtEriA VALLEy MusEuM History As the nation gears up for March Madness (starting March 19), of CVN thought it would beSereno appropriate stoke the fire of excitement with an The cottages of El Motelto still exist today. Cute and quaint, image of bungalows Carpinteria’s version of highly basketball. the little can be seen west ofcompetitive the Santa Barbara PoloSports and rivals Carpinteria Bishop Diego high schools vie for a piece of the Racquet Club on and Via Real. ball at this Feb. 7, 1978 game.

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Bring on the funny! Send us your best caption for this photo by Monday, March 25. Coastal View News is ready to get a little silly with Carpinteria history, and we’d like readers to join us by coming up with clever captions for photos from the past. At the end of each month we’ll publish our favorite caption submissions from readers. Get creative, get goofy, but keep comments brief and don’t expect CVN to print any inappropriate language or innuendo. All submissions will be edited for grammar, punctuation, length and content. Please send captions to news@coastalview. com. Caption selectedfor forthis photo by Monday, Feb. 24. Send us yourwriters best caption publication will receive the followingCoastal grandView prizes: bragging News is ready rights, to get a little silly with Carpinteria history, and we’d name in lights (well, black ink) and like readers to join us by coming up with clever captions for photos from the past. At a free ofmonth Coastal View Newsour favorite caption submissions from readers. the endcopy of each we’ll publish from rack inget Carpinteria Getany creative, goofy, butValley. keep comments brief and don’t expect CVN to print any inappropriate language or innuendo. All submissions will be edited for gramTo learn more about Carpinteria’s unique and interesting past, visittothe Carpinteria Valley mar, punctuation, length and content. Please send captions news@coastalview. Museum of History, open Tuesday through Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. 956 Maplegrand Ave. com. Caption writers selected for publication will receive the atfollowing prizes: bragging rights, name in lights (well, black ink) and a free copy of Coastal View News from any rack in Carpinteria Valley.

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Civic To learn more about Carpinteria’s unique and interesting past, visit the Carpinteria Valley

Museum of History, open Thursday, March 14Tuesday through Saturday from 1 to 4 p.m. at 956 Maple Ave.

City of Carpinteria Architectural Review Board meeting, 5:30 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall, 5775 Carpinteria Ave., 684-5405

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Tell us about your pet and SB County Zoning Administrator meeting, 9:30 a.m.,us 123ae.picture, Anapamu St., rm. 17, send too. Santa Barbara, 568-2000 Favorite snacks, special Tuesday, March 19 nicknames, let all of SB County Board of Supervisors meeting, 9tricks, a.m., Board of Supervisors Conference rm., 105 e. Anapamu St., Santa Barbara, 568-2000 Carpinteria know about your Carpinteria-Summerland Fire Protection District Board meeting, 6:30 p.m., Council Chambers, City Hall, 5775 Carpinteria Ave., 684-5405 furry, feathered or Monday, March 18

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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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from provence to the pacific PASCALE BEALE

Shattered

Deputies investigating a report of a broken window in a motel room on Via Real at 2 p.m. on Feb. 1 encountered a man they suspected was high on cocaine. Finding the motel room empty, deputies tracked down the alleged vandal and occupant of the room at a nearby convenience store. The man reportedly told officers that he was feeling paranoid due to the abundance of “hits” that had been placed on his life. One hit, he could handle, he said, but two or three were too many to juggle. About the window, the man first stated it could have resulted in an argument between he and a woman. They had smoked marijuana before becoming engaged in a squabble that escalated into a tug of war over a metal suitcase. The man implied that the suitcase shattered the window during the struggle, stating, “Better the window than her.” However, he soon took back the comment and claimed he had not seen a broken window in his room. In addition to the marijuana, the man admitted to using cocaine. Deputies arrested the man for drug use and vandalism. On the way to the station, the man informed them that he had swallowed a baggy of cocaine in order to conceal it. He was rerouted to the hospital to be medically treated for ingesting the drug.

Judge’s orders

A surly man allegedly chest bumped a woman for introducing herself to him at the entrance to Ash Avenue beach at 7:30 a.m. on Jan. 30. According to the woman, she had heard 15 minutes of hollering from the man before she decided to approach him. When she approached him, she asked

his name, and he reportedly replied, “Now we have a problem.” He reportedly entered her personal space and laid an aggressive chest-to-chest greeting on her. The woman responded by backing away and uttering, “Wow.” The man, 60, recommended to the woman that she call sheriff’s deputies so they could all talk about the incident together. He also proclaimed that he was a CBS News personality and that he was at the beach on orders from a judge to conduct a restoration project. While dialing 9-1-1 the woman continued to back away, but the man gravitated toward her. Then an unknown woman in a red van pulled up and offered a ride to the woman who had been uncomfortably entangled with the man. She hopped in and they drove a block. The man gave up his pursuit. The chest bump had been disturbing enough for the woman to ask to press battery charges when deputies arrived. Deputies could not get the man to tell his side of the story, but when it came to explaining his beach restoration project, he sang like a bird. Initially, he was curt, telling deputies to arrest him quickly. He had been booked 88 times before, he said, so they should just get it over with. Then, when asked, he enthusiastically pointed out the work he had been assigned by the judge. There were piles of dog poo near a beach path. He was picking them up, and that’s why the woman accosted him, he said.

Other reports:

Bike theft: Sandyland Road, Via Real, Palm Avenue Theft: Palm Avenue, Carpinteria Avenue Vandalism: Sterling Avenue, Foothill Road, Rincon Road

This ‘n’ that GET SEUSSICAL: Canalino School is seeking community members interested in reading aloud to students on Monday, March 3 in honor of Dr. Seuss’ birthday. Books will be provided. Call school librarian Bunni Lesh to RSVP, 684-4141 x225. THE HILLS ARE ALIVE: Carpinterians Larry Nimmer and Mark Brickley recently posted a music video to their original song “Berkeley Hills” on YouTube. Search “Berkeley Hills Music Video” to view it. LOCAL CELEBS: About 75 people were turned away from a full theatre at the Santa Barbara Film Festival screening of “Driven” on Feb. 7. The documentary about marathon swimming, which was co-created by Carpinterian Ben Pitterle, will next screen at the San Luis Obispo Film Festival in March. PUBLIC PING PONG: Anyone looking for a pickup game of ping pong at the public table installed by Linden Beach can first drop by Palm Loft Gallery to pick up a pair of paddle and a ball to use. The gallery, at 410 Palm Ave., is open Friday through Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. GARBAGE GAB: E.J. Harrison and Sons will maintain its regular Thursday trash and recyclables collection schedule in Carpinteria on Feb. 20 during the week of Presidents Day.

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The salad days of winter Last week I was thinking about tomatoes. It’s February, I know, but the thing is, there are heirloom tomatoes and those tiny little sweet cherry tomatoes at the farmer’s market. In February! There was a piece in the L.A. Times food section last week about eating seasonally, something that is dear to my heart. I am always telling people “Don’t eat apricots in December, they’ll taste revolting (unless you’re in the Southern Hemisphere of course) and will have traveled thousands of miles to get here.” Now I am writing about roasting tomatoes in winter. Huge apologies to those of you who are not in California right now. We may be having a drought, but we do have tomatoes at the market. All kidding aside, I would actually happily trade tomatoes for buckets of rain right this minute, as we are seeing our local lakes evaporate before our eyes. The local mountains, normally green at this time of year, are an August shade of brown. Everything is bone dry. We had about three drops of rain last week, which sent everyone into a tizzy with comments along the lines of, “Wow, what is this strange wet stuff falling from the sky?” or “Be careful driving in the hazardous conditions!” If anyone knows a rain dance, please dance away. Which leads me back to my tomatoes. You see, I couldn’t resist the little gems, and although my mind was saying, “These are not in season; why are you buying them?” I did because they were grown locally and I found them at the farmers market. I love slow roasting cherry tomatoes. Their flavor is concentrated, they become sweeter and they enhance any dish they are added to. They’re a great addition to pasta, grilled salmon, pretty much anything that comes off a barbecue (I once put some on top of a small goat cheese stuffed lamb-burger which took tomato sauce to an entirely different level) and in salads. I’ve become a bit obsessed with red quinoa. It has a marvelous nutty flavor. It’s versatile and can be eaten hot or cold, and is a tasty, hearty addition to salads. Here’s the one I made with the roasted tomatoes. Be sure to add all the juice from the dish the tomatoes roasted in. If there’s any left in the bottom of the dish, take a piece of fresh bread (olive is my personal favorite) and mop up the little brown bits. It’s a heavenly little treat!

Ingredients

Olive oil ½-pound cherry tomatoes 1 teaspoon herbes de Provence Salt and pepper 1 cup red quinoa, rinsed 2 cups water 6 long thin leeks, ends trimmed, leeks rinsed clean and then cut into ¼-inch disks 4-6 green onions, ends trimmed and cut into ¼-inch slices 1 Tablespoon red wine vinegar or balsamic vinegar Zest and juice of 1 lemon 1/2 bunch cilantro, leaves removed from the stems and left whole 1/4 cup pistachios, roughly chopped 1/4 cup almonds, roughly chopped

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Preheat the oven to 300 degrees. Pour a little olive oil into a small ovenproof dish. Add the tomatoes and sprinkle the herbes de Provence over the top. Add a pinch of salt and some pepper and shake the dish backwards and forwards a few times so that the tomatoes are coated with the oil. Place in the center of the oven and roast for 2 hours. The tomatoes will look slightly wrinkled (they should). Place the quinoa in a saucepan with the 2 cups of water and bring to a boil. Reduce to a simmer, cover and cook until the quinoa has absorbed all the water. Once cooked, remove the pan from the heat and let the quinoa cool. You can also cook quinoa in a rice cooker, using the same proportions. While the quinoa and tomatoes are cooking, prepare the leeks. Pour a little olive oil into a large skillet placed over medium heat. Add the leeks and green onions and cook, stirring frequently for 8-10 minutes. The leeks should be softened but not browned. Remove from the heat and let cool in the pan. Remove the tomatoes from the oven and pour the vinegar over them when they are hot. Spoon the tomatoes and the pan juices into a salad bowl. Add the cooked leeks and the cooked quinoa to the bowl. Drizzle with a little olive oil and the lemon juice and toss all of the ingredients together taking care not to squash the tomatoes. Sprinkle the lemon zest and the nuts over the salad and serve warm. Recipe serves four people as a main course and eight as a first course. Pascale Beale grew up in England and France surrounded by a family that is passionate about food, wine and the arts. In 1999 she opened Montecito Country Kitchen, a Mediterranean-style cooking school based in Santa Barbara. Her company continues to expand and has launched a new product line of culinary herbs, spices salts and oils and cookware. Pascale’s new cookbook, “A Menu for all Seasons – Autumn” was released this year by Olive Tree Publishing. More information about the cooking school, products and cookbooks is available at www. pascaleskitchen.com.

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Color wise wardrobe wisdom LORI COOPER Drawings by Camille Cooper

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I am delighted to report that the Pantone Group, which decides which colors will appear in everything from mixing bowls to sweaters, chose “Radiant Orchid” as the color of 2014. According to Pantone’s executive director: “It’s an invitation to innovation. The purple family offers (an) opportunity to do creative things.” Some people eagerly embrace the “new” hues that are deemed fashionable each season. Others dip their toes in the water cautiously, trying out the colors in accessories or shoes. One question arises inevitably when the topic of color is mentioned: What colors are flattering? I notice that there are people who instinctively or by trial and error know what colors look great on them while others are vexed, not understanding the keys to this information. During the summer before junior high school, my mom took her friend’s daughter, Stacy, and me to the Fashion Academy in Santa Ana, Calif. We did not know what was in store for us, having only been told that we would be “getting our colors done.” Our moms had baffled us for years with their claims of being an autumn or spring. We supposed this was the day their perplexing terms would become clear and we would learn our seasons. Prior to that momentous day, I wore my mom’s colors: shades of beige, rust, brown and olive green (it was the 1970s!). After my day with Stacy, I learned I was a winter, meaning I looked best in cool toned colors such as emerald green, royal blue, white, gray, and burgundy. Though I stick with my colors today, friends over the years have suggested I branch out.

The main reasons I wear my cool tones is that they make me look and feel good, and I have a wardrobe that coordinates beautifully: everything goes with everything. Unlike my husband, who thinks the whole color season idea is preposterous, I have observed that most people look good in either warm or cool tones. Very few people look fabulous in every existing shade. So, how do you figure out what colors are best for you? First you need to gain an understanding of warm and cool. When I use these words with clients, they sometimes look confused. By warm, I mean colors with a yellow undertone; cool colors have a blue undertone. For example, camel and orange are warm colors; purple and fuchsia are cool colors. Brick red is warm and cherry red is cool. Aqua is warm and icy blue is cool. Get it? Now take clothing from your closet, and sort them into two piles, one warm and one cool. Set up a mirror in well-lit room (natural light is best), pull your hair off your face so it is not a distraction, and hold the different clothes up to your face.

Which ones light up your eyes, skin, and make your teeth shine? Which ones dull your complexion and make your teeth look yellow? A pattern should start to emerge where either the warm or cool tones is clearly more flattering. If you have trouble discerning which colors look better on you, ask a friend with a sharp eye to help out. Once you have determined the colors that suit you best, it’s time to make some decisions. My advice would be to omit any unflattering tones from your wardrobe—at least tops, sweaters, or dresses where the color is right against your face. You should notice how the remaining pieces go well with each other. You can now shop with confidence, knowing what shades suit you and which ones to avoid. You will make better choices, and no longer purchase pieces that just hang in your closet because they don’t feel great on you. Finally, getting dressed will become an exciting and easy part of your day! Former writing teacher Lori Cooper has turned her love of shopping and style into a career. Through her consulting company Wardrobe Wisdom, Lori works with her clients to update their style for their professional and personal lives. She can be reached at 680-

Girlfriend Guru

BY RIVEN BARTON, PhD. rivendruien@gmail.com

Too fit for love Dear Girlfriend Guru, I am an extremely health oriented person. I’m very particular about what I eat: no dairy, organic, locally grown, no wheat and absolutely nothing that is processed. I exercise vigorously five days a week and bike to work every day. I look and feel great. The only problem is I have had a hard time finding a partner in Santa Barbara. My friends and colleagues have set me up on dates that usually go fine at first: there seems to be attraction; we have a good time. I’m always a gentleman, taking the woman out to dinner or drinks (juice for me because I don’t drink alcohol) but nothing seems to stick. Inevitably by the end of the date there is no chemistry left, or even if there is, she often doesn’t call me back. What’s up? Are women in Santa Barbara just not interested in a healthy guy? I just am not seeing what the problem is. Signed, Bewildered Dear Bewildered, I think that you will find that there are plenty of health oriented women in Santa Barbara, however, that is often not all they are interested in. Look, it’s great to be healthy and take care of yourself, but to be honest, if that is all you can talk about you might come off as boring or worse: arrogant. Very few people are as health oriented as you, but that doesn’t mean that you have nothing in common. Maybe you need to

look within and figure out what other kinds of interests you have. I’m sure you wouldn’t want a woman who is onesided; well, neither would any woman. Speaking about how healthy and fit you are may actually have more negative results when you are dating then you might realize. For instance: hearing about how impeccable your eating and exercise habits are may make your date feel guilty about her own diet or exercise routine. Secondly, it might make her feel self conscious about her figure. If you are so focused on absolute health and fitness, your date may feel like she has to be a supermodel in order to keep up with your standards. Your “positive” habits may actually be having a negative effect on those around you. Try taking it down a notch. Talk about other things than just health with your date. Try taking a walk instead of going on a jog together; show her that you are more than just muscles and vegetables. By opening yourself up to new possibilities, or by letting her lead a little, you may find that you actually begin to have fun. Of course, it is important to share your values with someone else, but it’s important to note that sharing values doesn’t mean having everything in common. Relax, enjoy the diversity, let yourself try something different and who knows, you may even be surprised. “It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.” – Unknown Enjoy being a mystery and good luck, G.G.

Riven Barton, PhD. Mythological counseling and coaching rivendruien@gmail.com • (805) 453-4680

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on the road milestones Hey, baby!

Wedding

Summer Skye Van Walden

Summer Skye Van Walden was born at her Carpinteria home on Dec. 13, 2013. The red-haired, blue-eyed baby weighed in at 9 pounds, 7 ounces.

CVN visits Rod Laver Stadium

Abel and Pauline Reyes ventured down under to take in the sights and sounds of the Australian Open at Rod Laver Stadium. The tennis fans had superb seats but were limited in their ability to take in the action due to an oppressive heat wave. The travelers made do by watching some matches on prime time television in the hotel room. Following the open, the travelers spent four days in Melbourne and hit Cairns for three days. They made an excursion to the Great Barrier Reef before looping back to Sydney for three days and paying a visit to Sydney Opera House.

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Kristine and Raul Estrada

Kristine and Raul Estrada were married on Oct. 11, 2013, at Montecito Country Club. Kristine’s parents are Steve Huss and Kimberly Wilhelm, and Raul’s parents are Raul and Carmen Estrada. The couple met in Long Beach and will make their home in Huntington Beach.

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What’s new at the harbor seal rookery?

Submit your Halos & Pitchforks at coaStalview.com

The following counts taken from Feb. 3 to 9 were compiled from Carpinteria Seal Watch volunteer reports. Carpinteria harbor seal beach closure runs from Dec. 1 to June 1 each year. Seal Watch volunteers are still welcome to sign up by calling 684-2247.

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This week’s count is 1,227, which includes visitors from Canada, Germany, the United Kingdom, Sweden, China, Russia, Brazil, Washington, Texas, Oregon, Iowa, Idaho, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Illinois, New York, Nevada, Nebraska, Maryland, Arizona, Virginia, Colorado, Delaware, New Jersey, New Hampshire and North Carolina.

Disturbances

Pier activity frightened the seals three times. Additional disturbances were caused by a helicopter and a beach runner who refused to turn back before reaching the pier.

Natural History Notes

This week brought multiple births, which thrilled people who enjoyed seeing the new moms bonding with the pups. The new moms repeatedly touch noses with their newborns, often introduce them to the ocean, and encourage nursing. A great way to learn harbor seal behavior is to volunteer for a couple of hours a week; weekday volunteers are particularly needed.

More Info

The Carpinteria harbor seal rookery is located immediately east of Casitas Pier, between the Carpinteria Bluffs Nature Preserve and Carpinteria State Beach. Please remember not to bring dogs, bicycles or loud voices to view the seals. Harbor seals, when disturbed, may flee and become separated from their pups. Volunteers ask that dogs remain outside the rope area at all times. Call 684-2247 or email sealwatch@ hotmail.com if you are interested in volunteering. To find out more, visit sealwatchcarpinteria.com.

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BUILD YOUR DREAM HOME... Gorgeous raw, one acre 360 degree Mountain view... Backs to BLM so never any back neighbors. Custom homes only. Close to Lakeside. Las Vegas’s Bedroom community. OFFERED AT $40,000. Please call Maria Nova (805) 450-4712

JUST TWO BLOCKS FROM THE “WORLD’S SAFEST BEACH”… Two bedroom, two bath mobile home in Silver Sands, a resident owned park, adjacent to the Salt Marsh Nature Park. Take a short stroll to the beach or to charming downtown Carpinteria with unique shops, restaurants, and more! A perfect vacation retreat or a home to enjoy everyday. Amenities include pool, clubhouse. OFFERED AT $349,000. Please call Shirley Kimberlin (805)886-0228.

VISTA DE SANTA BARBARA…Nice large home in rear if park, catheral ceilings,ocean views,private location. PRICE REDUCED TO $219,900 Please call Patsy Cutler (805) 886-0969 SAN ROQUE SPECIAL… Beautiful upgrades. All new laminate floors throughout this 2000 Cavco, 3 bedroom, 2 bath home. Gorgeous mountain views, wood burning fireplace,updated kitchen. Backyard for BBQ”s and family fun. Pet friendly REDUCED TO $185,000. Please call Nancy Branigan (805) 886-7593

AMAZING , NEVER LIVED IN!… Model home, now approved B&B on Winery Rd. in Nevada walking distance to NV’s 1st winery! 4 bd/5ba 4k sq.ft. 1/2acre, Themed rooms, Casitas, courtyard, media room, 4+car garage, top of the line appliances and fixtures, sensored lighting, Built 2003. View of Mt.Charleston. See virtual tour at www.gotmaria.com. OFFERED AT $499,000. Please call Maria Nova (805) 450-4712

TURN KEY... BROADCAST TV STATION - 2nd unit production facility in (NV) near (CA). Hollywood prime desert film area, networked, helipad, living qrt’s w/pool, income & assets. OFFERED WELL UNDER $2 MILLION. Please call Maria Nova (805) 450-4712 NEVADA DUPLEX... One acre across from the Lakeside Casino RV Park, 45 minutes northwest of Las Vegas. REDUCED TO $140,000 Please call Maria Nova (805) 450-4712

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