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The best things in life are

BRUSHING UP

FREE 31 Aug – 7 Sept 2017 Vol 23 Issue 35

The Voice of the Village

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Susan Tortorici’s work on canvas at SB Studio Artists Tour from Saturday to Monday, p. 26

ASHLEIGH BRILLIANT, P. 23 • MOVIE GUIDE, P. 39 • OPEN HOUSES, P. 44

OH BIRNAM,  SWEET BIRNAM! Former Birnam Wood Golf Club president Bob Hazard fondly recounts the club’s modest beginnings and its astoundingly successful present (story begins on page 5)

Curtains For Baroncelli

Upper village linen mecca up for grabs as longtime owner Lucinda Freeman prepares to close up shop, p. 6

Village Beat

Autostrada Pizza coming to Montecito Country Mart, serving wood-fired pizza, salads, and charcuterie, p. 12

Big Land Deals

For real acreage, you’ve got to get out of town, says Mark Hunt, who offers up four with 50 or more acres, p. 36

Oh Birnam, Sweet Birnam