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What kind of Christmas gift do you get for the woman who has everything? (12/08/12) 4559 60
Is there a polite way to tell the man openly coughing to cover his mouth? (01/26/13) 5132 44
My hood of my Honda Element recently got a rather large dent. I have gotten several estimates but don't know what's fair. Can anyone advise? (05/08/14) 4294 38
My car was in a hit and run accident and I'm wondering what others experience with State Farm and repairs has been. (11/10/14) 3523 30
I can't get my friends and family to look at my European vacation photos so I thought I'd post them for the community. EMI Photo Pictures. [pics] (08/18/11) 3304 30
SILVIA URIBE: Silvia can't understand parents who gear their child up with body harnesses. Why would they want to have their kid on a leash? (06/27/10) 2276 27
I'd like to know if anyone has redone their kitchen flooring in the past year or two on an old house. What material was installed? (12/29/12) 4075 25
A subscriber needs a good body shop in town. He needs the front bumper of his CTS fixed after a hit and run in a parking lot. (02/24/11) 3030 23
Are there stores you wish to shop at that refuse to sell your size? Do you think this practice is fair or is it one that you despise? (05/12/13) 1966 23
Maybe not big enough to see from space, but Oprah's auction in Carp is big enough for John Wiley to shop from the air. [pics] (11/02/13) 4065 19
I'm seeking Target store comparisons of the Oxnard, Ventura, and Thousand Oaks areas. (02/16/13) 2539 19
WINE: Marc picks up Costco wines for $10 and conducts a blind tasting. Here are his thoughts on the values, just in time for Christmas. (12/12/10) 7951 18
Max Rosenberg was up close and personal with the Endeavour Space Shuttle. [pics] (09/30/12) 3364 18
Denise Dewire visits one of her favorite local nurseries, the Seaside Gardens Nursery in Carpinteria. [pics] (06/07/13) 1892 17
TRAVEL: McSeas shares his journey across and down Michigan's Upper Peninusla. Though enjoyable, the tour didn't work out exactly as planned. (10/16/11) 5373 16
EDBIT: Local creamery McConnell's Fine Ice Creams made the cut for TripAdvisor's Top 10 U.S. Ice Cream Shops. (08/16/15) 2076 16
ASHLEIGH BRILLIANT: Google is the Mr. Know-All of the ship on which we are all sailing today – and that’s why Ashleigh Brilliant hates it. (05/22/11) 2524 15
ASK EDDA: I have a rating system for my friends. I categorize them by certain criteria and then by what activities they are suitable to share with. (04/10/11) 6418 14
GARDEN OF ED: Male Edhat Columnist gives birth to a 1 lb. 3.75 oz, 8" by 8", 142 page, 182 photos and illustrations, hardcover book titled Yards: Turn Any Outdoor Space Into the Garden of Your Dreams. (04/07/13) 4233 13
GARDEN OF ED: Billy shares a fabulous story from a scruffy industrial dead-end street on Ventura’s west side, where a fantasyland comes to life after dark. (06/20/10) 11723 12
My husband left a garage full of electronic repair equipment when he passed away. I'm looking for a good home for it. (11/08/10) 3343 12
While at LAX to see Endeavor, Max Rosenberg walked though the United Airlines Engine facility and saw numerous engines. [pics] (10/02/12) 2285 12
TRAVEL: McSeas found that there are inexpensive and interesting journeys to be had here in good ole’ USA, like this latest trip to Oakland. (08/22/10) 4788 11
A subscriber has a question about how to report a minor traffic accident. (12/18/14) 1950 11
Lauren: This week Lauren was captivated by Bonnie Raitt and celebrated her mom's birthday. Oh and also drank some wine, shocker. (09/30/12) 3531 10
GARDEN OF ED: It's such a treat having a neighbor like Alice living just a few blocks away. Over the holidays, I leashed up Biff the Wonder Spaniel and took off to visit our old friend. (01/22/12) 6980 9
EATING OUT: We all like tacos. Ms. Lemonjelly headed over to Isla Vista to try the Korean version. (08/08/10) 6715 9
Astronomy: We were in Italy at the end of July for a UCSB International Hall 1979 reunion, and took advantage of our proximity to Florence to drop in on a famous astronomer. (08/25/13) 3262 9
An Edhat subscriber discusses why she is an official Olympic junkie. (08/12/12) 1932 9
Do Edhatters have a recommendation for a company in SB or Ventura that sells custom orthotics/orthopedic devices? (03/17/13) 1662 9
Larry Nimmer shares his [vid] of Al Gore's daughter's wedding in Carpinteria. (04/22/14) 5118 8
FICTION: Frank Frost shares a short story about an unusual love affair in Big Sur. (Disclaimer: This piece contains sexual content; discretion is advised.) (12/04/11) 6752 7
GARDEN OF ED: Billy Goodnick stopped off in Los Olivos for a little stretching and perusing. (07/21/13) 4831 7
GARDEN OF ED: Billy Goodnick shares information on the really cool plants of Santa Barbara.  (11/30/14) 3940 7
The SBPD needs help identifying a man who is suspected of stealing a wallet in SB and a man and woman suspected of using a stolen credit card in Ventura. [pics] (12/13/13) 2901 7
TRAVEL: Taos is worth the drive north from Santa Fe, but probably not worth a night's stay unless you want to visit Georgia O'Keeffe's home or D.H. Lawrence's ranch. (07/24/11) 4658 6
TRAVEL: Marc took a 10-day trip to Thailand in the city of Chiang Mai, which is about 300 miles north of Bangkok, near the Laos and Myanmar (Burma) borders. (02/20/11) 13061 5
TRAVEL: A trans-Atlantic cruise, a Royal Wedding, and 3 days in London .. all wrapped up in a travel review by Marc Liberts. (05/08/11) 6565 5
TRAVEL: If you want to be enchanted by the Land of Enchantment, McSeas reckons Santa Fe is the place to go. (07/17/11) 5574 5
TRAVEL: As McSeas continues to make his way into the heart of Middle America, he narrates his journey across notable landmarks in Michigan. (10/02/11) 4685 5
TRAVEL: McSeas returns with a trip north to Washington. (08/26/12) 3548 5
John C. Holman recalls memories of his childhood Christmas in West Sussex with his Grampy, Grongy, and a kamikaze goose. (12/26/10) 3156 5
EDBIT: In true Edhat fashion, the Dedicated Staff compiled a variety of statistics about Thanksgiving. (11/29/13) 1770 5
Ms Lemonjelly doesn't have a column this week because she's out to lunch. She tells us where her culinary adventures have taken her. (06/27/10) 1481 5
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Goodwill Industries provides vocational and educational opportunities for people with barriers to employment to improve their work skills and enhance their economic independence. (07/14/13) 2855 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Kalahari, a charming lap-lover looking for a home for the holidays. (12/07/14) 2433 4
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Slippers, who loves foil and feathers and needs a new home. (07/05/15) 1558 4
A reader had a field day photographing pretty blooms at a local flower stand. [pics] (03/05/12) 1067 4
FICTION: Frank Frost shares his short story "Gershwin's Last Waltz" for Edhatters to enjoy on this lovely weekend. (10/09/11) 5480 3
DOG OF THE WEEK: This is my sweet and devoted Queenie Ramona Quimby, who came to Santa Barbara from St. Louis, MO. (05/30/10) 3979 3
After hearing about the benefits of Virgin Coconut Oil, I recently decided to try it. Has anyone else has tried using Virgin Coconut Oil? (08/13/11) 1276 3
FICTION: I interviewed a new man, Francisco, for the job of pipe fitter. He was a little bald man with a look of agitation etched into his expression. (02/20/11) 5579 2
SHINN: Mike Shinn shares that one of the hardest things to do as a parent is to keep it together at all times, especially at mealtime. (06/27/10) 1971 2
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Destiny, a playful socialite looking for a new home. (08/09/15) 1443 2
Ventura is not the first city to install meters downtown, and following in the footsteps of many a city it has also found itself embroiled in controversy. (11/17/10) 506 2
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: C.A.R.E.4 Paws works with other local animal groups to reduce the large number of unwanted animals ending up in our shelters (07/04/10) 5506 1
The former president of the Ventura County Chapter of the Hells Angels outlaw motorcycle gang was arrested this morning on federal charges. (08/13/11) 1728 1
On December 6 the Ventura City Council voted unanimously to approve the lease option for the Ventura Botanical Gardens to be located in Grant Park. (12/15/10) 498 1
It's been approximately 45 days since parking meters have been installed in downtown Ventura, and the commotion, confusion and controversy continues. (11/05/10) 494 1
Downtown Ventura is surprisingly vacant these days, with some notable stores closing recently. [pic] (07/23/10) 431 1
Deputies pursue stolen Porsche down Highway 101, ending in Oxnard crash. [pic] (09/10/10) 414 1
A subscriber is interested in finding the best places for Mexican food in Ventura. (05/21/15) 309 1
I'm going wedding dress shopping next month, and I'm looking for places to shop in the Ventura/Oxnard area. Any referrals? (12/30/11) 207 1
FICTION: Frank Frost's short story, The Roundabout, is set in Santa Barbara. A fender bender has more consequences for Harrison than a damaged Lexus. (06/20/10) 4459 NA
FICTION: In Chapter Nine, Dick meets his friend Mannie for a drink or two and some information. (06/06/10) 4043 NA
Thanks to a local frozen yogurt loving Pierpont family…Pierpont finally has its own little yogurt store called the Yogurt Hut. (12/22/10) 2060 add
EDBIT: Happy Valentine's Day edhatters! Can you guess which candy company created the first heart-shaped box? Click here to learn more.  (02/15/15) 1387 add
From February 13 thru February 28 Bank of Books is giving away bags full of romance books. (02/07/11) 1191 add
Ventura Police Street Crimes Unit detectives completed a several month long investigation into Drew Dotts. (05/03/14) 1144 add
The recent unanimous vote by the Ventura City Council for the construction of the botanical gardens launches an exciting new project in Grant Park. (12/25/10) 1076 add
A local man was shot and killed outside a motorcycle repair shop in Thousand Oaks Monday afternoon. The 45-year-old victim collapsed in the parking lot. (09/29/10) 985 add
The Refill Shoppe is open for business offering appealing bath, body and nitch products to Ventura consumers. (03/19/11) 932 add
Rincon will be sending nearly 115 young volleyball players to an annual Volleyball Festival. (06/21/13) 835 add
The Ventura Breeze celebrates 6 years of publication and hears from their readers. (10/15/13) 834 add
Three men were arrested in Ventura County for the distribution of bath salts. [mug] (02/09/13) 741 add
Ventura County sheriff's deputies recovered stolen assault rifles and other guns stolen during a residential burglary in Ojai. (04/24/11) 741 add
A suspect has been arrested in commercial burglaries from O-Sabi Japanese Restaurant, Dexter's Camera Shop and Corrales Mexican Restaurant. (08/19/11) 729 add
To my dismay I started reading the paper to come across an article written by Kimberly Castro on "Was the Wine Walk successful"? [op-ed] (12/24/10) 692 add
Robert H. McCampbell, a longtime Ventura County resident and highly decorated U.S. Air Force fighter pilot, died peacefully in his home with his family by his side, Dec. 27, 2011, at the age of 88. (01/02/12) 662 add
Andres "Andy" Fernandez is a jack of all trades. These days, he’s also a very busy man, owner of two local businesses and co-owner of another. [pic] (08/24/10) 612 add
Oxnard Police released an updated report on the Super Taco homicide. (06/19/12) 548 add
Oxnard Police Department conducted a sting operation at a local shop that buys gold from the public. (02/24/12) 543 add
Ventura Sheriff's have arrested four suspects who were selling narcotics from Harvard Smoke Shop in Santa Paula. (12/18/12) 510 add
Aside from the evident monetary benefits to our local community, isn’t it nice to walk into a local retailer and have them know you by name? (12/15/10) 488 add
A Moorpark man was arrested for exposing his genitals to a school bus driver. [mug] (03/14/15) 480 add
Ventura City Fire Department will again join forces with Firefighters across the country to help promote Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (09/19/14) 475 add
An Oxnard man was arrested for the killing of Darren Ziegler, who was gunned down outside of a motorcycle repair shop in Thousand Oaks. (09/30/10) 456 add
Detectives with the Sheriff's Narcotics Unit concluded an investigation of a Port Hueneme resident who was selling cocaine and concentrated cannabis. (06/01/15) 454 add
The City Council has approved a proposal to buy an open-air trolley and provide $30,000 towards its purchase. [pic] (06/10/13) 446 add
Colorful, enchanting .. yours to enjoy the year round. It's Ventura! This vintage poster was found in a Main Street shop. [pics] (07/24/10) 446 add
Oxnard Police DRAAG Car and Program heading to Las Vegas for International Show, see it off Friday November 1st. (11/01/13) 430 add
On December 21, 2013, at 9:00 am, members of the Camarillo Police Department will respond to the Camarillo Target for their second annual "Shop with a Cop." (12/20/13) 417 add
On July 18th 2013 at about 7:23 pm, the Ventura Police Command Center received multiple 911 calls regarding an animal attack in the 600 block of E. Main St. (07/20/13) 417 add
Ventura Police officers responded to a report of a robbery that had just occurred at Simone's Coffee. (09/23/12) 399 add
The art scene just went east ever so slightly to Santa Paula where the new Santa Paula Art Museum has been open for six months. [pic] (09/17/10) 392 add
Oxnard firefighters remain on scene at the All Occasions Bridal Shop, where fire broke out shortly after 6:30 Sunday evening. (09/06/10) 378 add
We went to see Master Harold and the Boys at the Rubicon and, like all of their presentations, it was wonderful. (02/22/11) 368 add
The Humane Society of Ventura County (HSVS) held a groundbreaking ceremony for its Harry Valentine Visitors Center on Wednesday, August 18. (08/14/10) 360 add
Automotive enthusiasts' radio program Horsepower for an Hour surpassed 55 affiliate radio stations in 26 states in July 2014. [pic] (07/18/14) 356 add
Two Camarillo men were arrested for possession of drugs for sale and other related charges. (07/05/15) 349 add
This is in response to concerns by Randall Richman and others who oppose the parking meters downtown. (03/21/11) 340 add
Ventura Police are searching for a suspect who committed an armed robbery. (01/31/13) 334 add
On Thursday, December 15, 2011 starting at 8:30 a.m. twenty students from twenty Oxnard elementary schools will participate in Shop With A Cop. (12/15/11) 331 add
Strong Arm robbers at the Wild Side smoke shop told the clerk in an angry and intimidating manner that they were going to take whatever they wanted. (04/13/11) 330 add
Thompson Blvd at Palm St. became the scene of a large complicated accident this afternoon. [pic] (02/11/14) 325 add
The DRAGG program held its 2014-2015 graduation ceremony last week. [pics] (06/10/15) 321 add
Ventura has been selected to participate in the My City Bikes Project. (04/23/14) 318 add
McConnell's of Ventura announces that it will be reopening it's shop this Friday after two weeks of repair and restoration following a serious attack by vandals. (12/17/14) 313 add
The verdict is still out on whether the newly instituted paid parking on weekends and holidays at Ventura Harbor is a help or hindrance. (08/25/10) 312 add
Thousand Oaks resident Rita Vashti is grateful for the nonprofit grocery shopping and delivery service Shop Ahoy. (12/29/11) 309 add
Officers responded to Oldies Speed Shop to investigate a vehicle theft that had occurred overnight. (06/14/15) 307 add
Senior Officer Brandon Ordelheide located a partially stripped vehicle abandoned in Oxnard and an arrest was made. (06/25/15) 305 add
Ventura Firefighters respond to a natural gas line rupture in the 200 block of North Ventura Avenue due to a construction project. [pic] (08/02/12) 305 add
Looks like Goodwill is the new tenant at the old Nicholby's on the corner of Oak and Main. [pic] (06/25/10) 301 add
On March 30 at 7 p.m. Oxnard PD officers conducted an undercover "minor decoy" operation at various alcohol-serving businesses throughout the city of Oxnard. (04/05/12) 297 add
A 57-year-old Ventura body shop mechanic is seeking tens of thousands of dollars in damages for being bitten by a pit bull. (03/30/12) 287 add
Free family fun at Owl Festival, April 13 at Ventura's historic Olivas Adobe (04/03/14) 287 add
Ventura Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Wild Side Smoke Shop on East Main Street. (03/15/13) 276 add
Looking for recommendations on the best old-fashioned butcher shop around town. (02/19/11) 272 add
Ventura Police Department Command Center received a 911 call from an employee at McConnell's Ice Cream Shop reporting an armed robbery. (03/11/13) 268 add
Ventura Chamber held a Ribbon Cutting to welcome new business - Very Ventura Gift Shop. (05/24/14) 267 add
Paso Robles Police are investigating a burglary that happened early Friday morning at Sky Nails and Spa in the 2300 block of Theatre Drive. (12/21/14) 264 add
Golf clubs valued at $10,000 or more were found stolen from the pro shop at Moorpark Country Club this morning. (02/02/13) 260 add
Four suspects were arrested for felony conspiracy to commit a crime and commercial burglary in the City of Fillmore. (05/27/10) 260 add
Wouldn't you like to fix your bike by yourself? (07/11/14) 259 add
Late Wednesday evening a driver of a four door SUV was traveling at a high rate of speed on Ventura Avenue and lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a vehicle repair shop. [pics] (11/01/13) 256 add
A man died Tuesday night after a vehicle ran into a Starbucks coffee shop in Fillmore. (12/15/11) 253 add
Oxnard firefighters extinguished a large pile of tires that caught fire near an auto repair shop early Sunday, officials said. (11/26/12) 251 add
The Ventura County Sheriff's Department is providing the community with Holiday Crime Prevention Tips. (11/22/12) 249 add
A 57-year-old Ventura body shop mechanic is seeking tens of thousands of dollars in damages for being bitten by a pit bull that had bitten another person weeks earlier. (03/29/12) 242 add
The busiest shopping days of the year are upon us. Malls, retailers, and grocery stores will be more crowded than usual with busy shoppers. (11/16/13) 239 add
A weekend fire that badly damaged a Simi Valley tattoo shop was caused by an electrical problem, authorities said Tuesday. (04/27/11) 234 add
During a preliminary hearing today, a man with mental health problems was held for trial in connection with the stabbing of an Oxnard body shop employee. (03/14/12) 233 add
A new bicycle-repair shop, where youths can learn hands-on skills, is close to completion at the Boys and Girls Club of Camarillo. (05/24/12) 223 add
An ice cream shop near Ojai was robbed Thursday. The robber handed a demand note to an employee, and left after he was given money. (07/30/10) 220 add
Witnesses have testified about the 2010 killing outside a Thousand Oaks auto shop. (10/03/13) 209 add
A man suffered burns in 30 percent of his body this morning after a fire at a metal craft shop in Simi Valley. (08/29/12) 167 add
No one was injured when a vehicle smashed into an Oxnard Subway sandwich shop, at 2031 Statham Blvd., late Monday morning. (03/08/11) 154 add
Buying a Beach Cruiser "If you are looking for a custom BMX style cruiser that is going to last forever, that is handcrafted one at a time right here ins SB, and is going to turn heads you need a Santa Barbara Cruisers bike! You can buy individual components ... " (08/28/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "Yep, Bici Centro is the best... they taught, and helped, my daughter how to build her own bicycle. Nice one too! From their website:::"Bici Centro is a project of the Santa Barbara Bicycle Coalition (SBBIKE), a non-profit 501 ... " (08/27/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "The Firmstrong cruisers out at IV bike shop are a great deal. I got the base model (coaster brake) and rode it hard for years. Other bike shops are great for road and mountain bikes but the cruisers they get from big name brands tend ... " (08/27/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "Play It Again Sports! I just did the shop around for Beach Cruisers and they were the best buy for the exact same bike. You can also pick up some excellent used bikes and other sporting equipt. You can bring stuff in you don't use to ... " (08/27/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "I love Cranky's Bikes. They are located at 511 E Gutierrez St. and can be reached at (805) 963-7433. Definitely the best bike shop in Santa Barbara. " (08/27/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "IV bike store has great cruisers for good deals and is a local shop. I have a hybrid cruiser from there that has lasted over five years and rides really well. " (08/27/15)
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Buying a Beach Cruiser "I am a fan of always starting with BiciCentro where you can get a great bike that has been lovingly tuned up. They are on Haley near the Muddy Water's coffee shop. Cruisers should be easy to find used -- boy are they out of style on t ... " (08/27/15)
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Union Files Charges Against Haggen "If business is bad, who do you lay-off, the unskilled workers, you need to keep the skilled ones to have a core group to keep the store going. More people need to shop there - Hagen has gotten the message - Santa Barbara doesn't equa ... " (08/27/15)
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Union Files Charges Against Haggen "745, Vons, etc., cannot take the stores back due to the gov't anti-trust laws that required the sale in the first place. Just a guess, but any other supermarket retailer/chain will probably be very hesitant to expand into the area aft ... " (08/25/15)
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Union Files Charges Against Haggen "Good! Glad the union is doing something. I'm boycotting that place since they let go those wonderful people. I was so grateful that Vons hired the disabled, who enjoyed theirs jobs and did it well. Then Haggens took over and ruined th ... " (08/24/15)
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Grand Theft of Sunglasses "The thing about $300 sunglasses is that no one has to buy them. But people do, so they must think they are worth that. No need to cast aspersions on the shop that sells them. " (08/24/15)
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New Zealand Travel Tips "Did you know that Youth Hostels have no age limit? I traveled by myself all over both islands of NZ decades ago and had a blast. There are so many Youth Hostels there and not too far apart from one another---you can plan your trip, i ... " (08/23/15)
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Guitar Strings "Guitar Bar. Hands down best guitar shop in town. " (08/20/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "IHEARTSB Enough about "First world problems." I was in Vons LCP last Sunday night and there were about 17 people in there, gathered in the frozen food aisle and all were talking about Haggen and how they won't shop there, but are more t ... " (08/16/15)
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Motorcycle Shop History "It was a Texico station and then later a Mobile station in the 70's run by Clarence Day and his family, along with gasoline and repairs, they ran a couple of tow trucks and an Avis car rental franchise. Later he rented the service bay ... " (08/15/15)
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Motorcycle Shop History "I know this was a Mobil gas station in the mid 80s and early 90s (possibly earlier, but not much later). As a kid, I used to go with my mom to get gas there. The couple that ran the shop (I presume the Yannis referenced in earlier posts) ... " (08/15/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "I shop at Ralph's. Shopping there has been like a traffic jam the last few weeks. Other shoppers are discovering that it's a great place to shop too. " (08/15/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "076 - I am with you and I used to shop there a lot. " (08/14/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "I was in Haggen's Goleta yesterday (and the day before) and ran into one of the Von's longterm employees who was still working - and hoping to remain so. If anyone cares, the prices weren't out of line. I plan to shop there, if onl ... " (08/14/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "As a Mesa resident I have made the decision to frequent Lazy Acres instead of Haggen's. For about the same price you get so much more. Haggen's made their choices to let people go and sell stores based on monetary reasons, and I cho ... " (08/14/15)
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Parasol Weekend "006... the point is that consumers generally prefer to shop at Walmart than local Mom and Pop businesses. It's very funny when consumers then complain that there is nothing but Walmart to shop at. " (08/14/15)
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Haggen to Close Recently Opened Stores "I hope the store on Fairview changes hands ASAP. I will continue not to shop there until it does. " (08/14/15)
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Motorcycle Shop History "Question was ~~ What is the HISTORY of that shop ? Some long time San Roque residents must know. " (08/14/15)
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Motorcycle Shop History "MacKenzie Market or Yanni's is not a motorcycle shop, John (Yanni) the owner just happens to ride a Harley. When they quit selling gas they wanted to build housing for the family, but too many hassles with the city so it is just a Greek d ... " (08/14/15)
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Financial Planner "I strongly suggest you interview a few. Shop around for an advisor whose personality suits you as well as their approach to the kind of financial advise and guidance you're looking for. " (08/13/15)
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Blooming Ginger "Ever wonder how it came to be there? If it is at 228 W. @Bath St and your landlord owns a donut shop and its in huge clay pot and has a neighbor that is a fuschia with orange trumpet shaped flowers that hummingbirds love, i might know ... " (08/10/15)
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City Responds to Concerns of Police Station Safety "Sounds like union is postering for a new cop shop. There is nothing wrong with that building. It is just old and crowded. " (08/05/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "So now the shelves are getting bare in the "acceptable" ant the markets are packed. Wow, imagine that. I will enjoy the clean and well stocked Haggen stores, I prefer to bag my own groceries (the courtesy clerks were never taught to bag pro ... " (08/04/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "I was in the Vons LCP on Sunday night and the parking lot was fuller than usual and upon entering the store customers were plentiful. Most folks were talking in the aisles and the main topic was that we were all there instead of Haggen. O ... " (08/04/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "I checked out Haggen in 5-Points and was pleasantly surprised. I found some great prices on organic produce and meat, and very fair prices on other items. Yes, some things were more expensive, but to really get good prices on grocerie ... " (08/04/15)
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Spanish Chorizo "Maybe try a local butcher shop? Or see which restaurants offer it on their menu, they may be able to tell you where they purchase :) " (08/04/15)
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Delicious Sandwiches To Go "if you had a time machine you could go to Ye Old Butcher shop before they were sold and became the skimpy mockery of their former self " (08/04/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "529-We don't don't know if a grocery store will buy out the Haggen stores if they go bankrupt but we do know that if Haggen is closed all those older employers that have been supporting their families will lose their wage and seniority in ... " (08/04/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "I just purchased some items at Haggen's that were cheaper than those at Von's. I will continue to shop at Haggen's, unjustly targeted by biased reporting. Pathpoint has done a great disservice to the community and to the disabled ... " (08/04/15)
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Chocolate Malt "The Royal Ice Cream Parlor was wonderful. I worked at my great aunt's Shoe Store (Cornwall's Shoe Repair) during vacations and each afternoon I went to the Royal (10 sec from the back door of the shop) on my break. The best ever! " (08/04/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "The BEST way to send them a message is to NOT shop at their markets. Easy-peasy " (08/03/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "I hope the people boycotting the stores realize they are just as culpable as the management for this situation. You basically removed the need for work, you stopped going to the stores because it cost you $5 bucks more a trip. I hope it's w ... " (08/03/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "421, 435 and 534: Preach it. Everyone went bananas and refused to shop there then act so angry and shocked over the fact that Haggen was forced to cut ALL employees hours for weeks then forced to lay off ALL courtesy clerks plus some chec ... " (08/03/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "Haggen Promised all the employees who QUIT Vons and signed on that they would keep their jobs for a year. These employees were lied to and that is why on top of all the other reasons I will not shop there. You can pay more for les ... " (08/03/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "Such biased reporting! The Independent headline only featured the disabled. You had to read the entire article to get some of the facts. Haggen laid off all (hundreds) of courtesy clerks of which a very few (14) were disabled. ... " (08/03/15)
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Haggen Sued for Discrimination "Since Haggen has come to town they laid off a number of employees after not being in business for too long due to lack of sales, then they decided not to pay for the inventory that they agreed to purchase when buying the stores, and n ... " (08/03/15)
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Hot Spot History "I believe the original burger shop known as "The Spot" in Carpinteria was a small building adjacent to the railroad tracks. If I recall correctly at one time it was owned by a former CHP Officer. One building on Haley Street just east ... " (08/03/15)
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Delicious Sandwiches To Go "Country meat market in goleta or Village Wine & Cheese shop in Montecito. " (08/02/15)
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Metal Worker "OP. Did you try architectural salvage shops online? Perhaps having one made won't be too costly, but you could always look online first. I saw nothing to match your plate on either eBay or Etsy. I looked under antique,vintage an ... " (08/02/15)
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SB Public Market Stall Closures "776: I love when people complain Santa Barbara is going to pot because of tourists. Santa Barbara had been a "seaside resort/tourist destination" since the mid 1800's! We even used our 1925 earthquake as a tourist draw! This is a tour ... " (08/01/15)
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Turnpike and Calle Real Development "From Planning Dept. Permit History for the parcel: 04/04/2005 AH CARLS JR RESTAURANT Closed 09/27/2005 JL MACKAY MIXED USE PROJECT Closed 10/09/2006 KE EXXON/SHORING AND RADING PERMIT Closed 10/09/2006 EB EXXON GRADING -SOIL REM ... " (07/31/15)
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Turnpike and Calle Real Development "If it's to be a McDee's it will be interesting to note who would shop there instead of driving an extra 50yds to In-N-Out. @577... "deserve to know"? Hmm.... " (07/31/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "Ok, tell everyone you know about this and not to shop at Haggen anymore. Feel bad for all the remaining employees but we need to shut these SOB's down " (07/29/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "Hello folks! It isn't just the disabled that have lost their jobs. They let go all of their courtesy clerks. This should not be news to anyone since all the news is how bad the store is and no one wants to shop there. Pull your heads out of ... " (07/29/15)
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Possible Armed Subject Near Chase Bank "Ok so no open carry in CA loaded or not? So there is a guns hop very near the Chase bank. So if I go and park by the Chase bank, walk to the gun shop. Pick up the shotgun I purchased a couple weeks ago......How am I supposed to get it to m ... " (07/29/15)
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Cosmetic Stores Get Under Skin of Business Owners "@789 I get your point and agree that they must not shirk the requirements. But I stand by the assertions that a city business license represents a negligible expense for any business and that there is a misconception that possession of a c ... " (07/29/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "I will not shop at Haggen. Sometimes I forget it's not Albertsons anymore at five points. When I do that I turn around and go to another store. " (07/29/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "Another reason not to shop there. " (07/28/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "All of the people refusing to shop at Haggen before this happened shouldn't be calling for Haggen's neck after the layoffs.... You do realize purposefully not shopping there = not enough business to keep the full staff employed. Boyco ... " (07/28/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "Wow, I guess Haggen really wants us all to boycott, or simply never shop at their stores. Too bad there will be other collateral damage as their stores go under. " (07/28/15)
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Haggen Lays Off Developmentally Disabled Employees "Exactly how do Vons and Albertsons share the blame in what happened? The sale of the stores was forced on them. Haggens deserves to be run out of town. The way to do it - just don't shop there.Those stores will be closed and hopefully a bet ... " (07/28/15)
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Cosmetic Stores Get Under Skin of Business Owners "One woman started telling me she had a product that would fix my roscea as I was just walking by while avoiding eye contact. I don't need some stranger pointing out what they think my imperfection are when i am just trying to shop. People s ... " (07/28/15)
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Cosmetic Stores Get Under Skin of Business Owners "Vine Vera is one of the companies.....fast talking Israeli sales reps....they moved from a cart in Paseo Nuevo to a shop on the corner of State and Figueroa....expensive products........free enterprise, but then so are most crimes until sto ... " (07/28/15)
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Song Cut From West Side Story "I'm wondering if there's confusion because the movie orders the songs differently from the stage play. 081P says it was not sung before the dance, which is true: it was sung after the dance, after the balcony scene, the next day when ... " (07/26/15)
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Song Cut From West Side Story "I don't know if it was included at UCSB viewing, but it was not shown in the Sunken Gardens. They played the music, but Natalie Wood (or whoever did her singing for her) did not sing it in the dress shop before the dance. It went to some ... " (07/26/15)
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Song Cut From West Side Story "I was there. The song was not cut. Maria and the three seamstresses sang the song while dancing around the dress shop, as usual. I don't know how you missed it. " (07/25/15)
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Residents Oppose Bike Master Plan "cycleboy: That's great that your kids ride bikes, but they couldn't when they were younger. It's important when discussing public policy to consider that not everyone is in the exact same stage of life and family as you. Besides, if the ... " (07/23/15)
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Scanner Reports 7-22-15 "I'm frightfully sorry, 189, but it was your comment that made it about race and ethnicity. I tried to dispell your racist overtone with anecdotal evidence that humans of most races and ethnicities can be ... shall we say priggish i ... " (07/22/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "I was a Von's Fairview shopper for years. Because of the Just-For-U and gas reward programs I would still like to shop at a Von's. I tried Von's La Cumbre but, like other posters, found it depressing, dirty, smelly and crowded due to ... " (07/22/15)
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Scanner Reports 7-22-15 "178-Please reread my post before commenting about patience and make it about race or ethnicity. I am a local who has shopped at all the grocery stores all over SB, Goleta and IV for over 40 years and I have tell you that it is rare for some ... " (07/22/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "I was a Haggens hater for no reason other than listening to these rants and being a sheep that follows. I just went in to the Turnpike area store and was pleasantly surprised. Saw the same friendly staff and the store was clean and be ... " (07/22/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "Lets hope that Haggens responds to the community and starts fixing their mistakes, although I don't think it will be likely. In the buy to avoid a monopoly, Haggens has built their own. I refuse to shop there even though I now have to go ... " (07/21/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "Albertsons in Carpinteria is fantastic; clean, well stocked, wonderful people working there and the very best manager anyone could ever want. We also have Haagens, went in once just to see it but didn't shop. " (07/21/15)
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Albertsons Sues Haggen "Love Gelsons, but if you think Whole Foods is expensive (and it is) be prepared for Gelsons. When things are on sale though the prices are great, and as someone else alluded to, the service is great also, very friendly. I'd shop there mor ... " (07/21/15)
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Weekend Dentist "Not just the dentist - The motto around here is "don't get sick on the weekend, regardless". Virtually everything closes shop except the emergency room - and using that may land you with a humungous bill. " (07/18/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "We live near the Mission and don't eat meat; only on occasion eat chicken or fish. Shop Smart and Final and Gelson's. on occasion go to Von's in Montecito for their organic stuff because the La Cumbre one is so poorly managed. Someti ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "This is so easy. If you don't want to pay Haggen's prices, shop at any of the remaining Albertsons or Vons locations... Ralph's, TJ's, Gelsons, Santa Cruz Market, Costco, SB Farmers Market .... We do have plenty of options. " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I live out in west Goleta, and I drive to Ralph's (Magnolia Shopping Ctr) now, as Albertson's has been pricey for a few years, and Haggen's is pricey too. The nearest Vons is now La Cumbre Plaza. It's a sad state of affairs when it re ... " (07/15/15)
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Driftwood Centerpieces "I think there were small pieces for sale in the large gift shop on Sterns wharf. If I remember, some where used in table top displays. " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I really liked Vons at Fairview and now I shop at Vons La Cumbre. I'm sorry Haggen layed off workers. Before I stopped shopping at Haggen I noticed that the store was almost empty. It felt like I was the only one there! " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I had a terrible experience at the new Haggen on Fairview. I bought very expensive American wild prawns for a special family dinner. I was told they were fresh. The reality: Mealy with freezer burn. This tells me that they had been impro ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "TIP of the day: For best quality and best service, shop Gelson's. If you want best meat, best seafood, best deli, best supermarket bakery, shop Gelson's. Best supermarket produce, shop Gelson's. Cleanest store with least clut ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I usually shop at Von's Turnpike so I have gone into Haggen's 2 times now. Prices are higher on regular shelf items, cereal, soup, dairy, etc. More organic produce looks good. I don't buy much meat but fish looks higher. Their deli looks ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "Previous posters are correct. You cannot compare loss leaders unless you specifically buy those items. One way to really compare is to shop the way you regularly do one week at one store (Von's, Albertson's, or Raph's) and then buy exactly ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "The only "bargains" I found at Haggens were older Albertson's generic items, they were getting rid of, such as canned soups, some pastas etc. They did have their own sweet cream butter at $3.99/lb which was good. I did notice more org ... " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I shop the ads of 3 stores to get deals. Some haggens items are better and cheaper " (07/15/15)
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Haggens or Albertsons More Expensive? "I'm surprised at the prices you found in the mailer because they don't fit with what I'd seen at Haggens that used to be Vons. But then I'm not buying ribeye, pork loin, tri-tip, crab and seedless watermelon. I guess it all depends ... " (07/14/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Better produce, MUCH better meat, MUCH better seafood. The prices for things like peanut butter and bread went up, a little. I do miss the Von's wine sales. This too shall pass. We don't have a choice, do you boycott or shop? Support the lo ... " (07/14/15)
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Car Wash Windshield Anomaly "Of course the windshield repair shop wants to sell you a new windshield and will re-invent physics to make his case to get you to buy something you don't need. Who is this sheister, snake oil salesman of a windshield repair guy? M ... " (07/14/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Hagens @Five Points is OK. The meat is much better than Ralphs for a little more money. I can't afford to shop at Lazy Acres or Whole Earth as others have stated. Regarding private equity investment firms ... yes, their goal is usually t ... " (07/14/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Single people on a budget have a difficult time here. Haagens makes it more difficult. If you can afford to shop at Lazy Acres, Gelson's, and Whole Foods, I doubt you have any grounds for complaint over Haagens pricing. The loss of lower ... " (07/14/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Now if TJ's would just move to the old Scolari's market they would triple their sales. Can you imagine actually finding a parking space when you shop at TJ's?! " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "I do not plan to shop at Haggen despite there being one within a mile of me in three directions. Of course the employees that were asked have to say they like it and it will be OK. I would actively participate in a boycott of all Haggen ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Live in Carp...shipped at the Von's there for 18 years until the change. Prices are substantially higher, fewer choices. Cheese aisle was half empty, cold cuts and produce thinned out like a tired 99 cent store. Had to pay $3 for a ca ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "The reason they're failing is because 10-20 years ago Santa Barbara and Goleta didn't have whole foods/gelsons/trader joes etc... As alternatives to Ralph's/vons/albetsons. That was it. Now with so many choices to shop and of course ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "They thought Goletians and Santa Barbarans are all rich. we are not....OOOPS! we will shop for best quality and savings. " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "I live in Goleta and can't afford to shop at the Hag. Trader Joe's and Ralphs are where I get most of my groceries now. Ironically, I work in Montecito and can also do some shopping on the way home at the Montecito Vons. Got some amazin ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "I like the Haggen's stores. I noticed immediately that there were Many employees, like way more than it seemed a store could handle. I understood they had kept all of the previous employees, including incorporating the ones that had been i ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "I am happy to shop there are support a competitive industry. It's not like Vons or Albertsons is a locally owned small business. If you want to help support these people, shop at Haggens. DUH. " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "Von's used to put out a weekly ad with 200? Sales for the week. Haggen's as had about 10 items on sale. What's up with that? They are called Door Busters for a reason. Suck people in with a great deal on many random items that maybe ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "We used to shop in supermarkets here and see the same clerks and food baggers (job description escapes me for now). We knew many of them by name. At Vons, at Albertson's. In recent years, the turnover has been phenomenal. Somethi ... " (07/13/15)
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Haggen Cuts Staff Numbers in Central Coast Stores "I have no need to shop there, just as I don't shop at Vons, Albertson, or Gelson's. " (07/13/15)
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Billiard Cue Maker "Thank you 047. I had been to his shop but its been so long I wasn't sure if it would still be in the same place. I will pay him a visit. " (07/11/15)
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Billiard Cue Maker "Jeff McCullough. He has a shop in the Funk Zone, but not sure about a phone number. His shop is in/on the container yard. The office should be able to help you. " (07/11/15)
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Spiking Gas Prices "I guess this is the anti-Saudi Arabia tactic. Too many fracking outfits had to close shop. Time to get oil out of our lives once and for all, especially as the price of solar will not be set by cartels or profit-making giant corpo ... " (07/10/15)
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