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EDBIT: It's October and time for edhat's 7th annual Halloween Story Writing Contest. Get those creative juices flowing and submit your story!
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A 40-day, cross-country manhunt for an inmate who robbed Motel 6 in Morro Bay ended Monday at a homeless services center in Oregon.
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Can edhatters identify any of the four plants in these pictures?
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The Ride 2 Recovery Bicycle Challenge will move through the Central Coast next week resulting in closures along the highway.
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Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 13, 2015 reads comments
Days after receiving allegations that its top official has been overpaying herself, the Los Osos Community Services District Board will review the performance of CSD General Manager Kathy Kivley. (10/13/15) 17 add
The cities of Arroyo Grande, Grover Beach and Pismo Beach are seeking a court order barring new development and new groundwater pumping on the Nipomo Mesa (10/13/15) 14 add
San Luis Obispo County firefighters dealt with seven hot spots that flared up within the Cuesta Fire containment lines. (10/13/15) 20 add
State Route 41 will be fully closed in both directions from the Highway 46 East/State Route 41 Interchange in Cholame to State Route 33 in Kings County on October 20. (10/13/15) 70 add
TRAVEL: An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of Fleet Week in San Francisco and other sights. (10/13/15) 936 5
The dogs with the Dog Adoption and Welfare Group (DAWG) are giving volunteers a new lease on life. (10/13/15) 1251 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 12, 2015 reads comments
Edhat participated in a 5k/10k walk/run to benefit the Cancer Center of Santa Barbara on Sunday morning. (10/12/15) 971 7
A UCSB Sociology professor cancelled his scheduled lecture at Brigham Young University in Utah after learning how the school treats Mormon students who lose their faith. (10/12/15) 2593 50
As the international debate over religious intolerance rages, comments shared by Atascadero Mayor Tom O'Malley on Facebook have led to criticism and outrage from supporters and opponents. (10/12/15) 29 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 11, 2015 reads comments
A man was arrested for the abduction of a three year old female child that was taken from her residence in the 300 Block of North M St. [mug] (10/11/15) 2425 12
What's the hardest part about dieting for you? What strategies have you used to pull yourself through? (10/11/15) 498 1
TRAVEL: Our traveling subscriber shares another photo of the edhat bag at Nidros, Greece. (10/11/15) 394 2
EDBIT: Santa Barbara was recently ranked the second most drunk city in California; not one of the the accolades many of us would brag about. (10/11/15) 2523 30
The Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a phone scam that's threatening residents with a warrant for missing jury duty. (10/11/15) 1239 5
IN THE KITCHEN: Apple season means delicious pie and Suzie shares her recipe with a secret ingredient. (10/11/15) 1301 9
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Girls Inc. of Greater Santa Barbara is an affiliate of an almost 150 year old national non-profit organization dedicated to inspiring all girls to be strong, smart and bold.  (10/11/15) 471 add
Astronomy: Edhat subscribers share photos of four planets seen in our morning skies. (10/11/15) 1544 6
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Dolce, a darling calico looking for the purr-fect adopter. (10/11/15) 1617 10
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet GoGo, an active designer terrier. (10/11/15) 982 8

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 10, 2015 reads comments
Today, deputies responded to reports of a fight involving a small group of individuals in the 2100 block of Wilmar Avenue in Oceano. (10/10/15) 75 add
A judge has sentenced Paso Robles man Thomas Yanaga to 40 years to life in prison. (10/10/15) 47 add
The Arroyo Grande City Council held firm to its previous decision to approve a mixed-use project that would add three commercial buildings and 36 single-family homes at Grand Avenue and Courtland Street, after a public noticing error sent the project back before the council Thursday night. (10/10/15) 31 add
Downtown streets will be closed for Pioneer Day starting at 5am this Saturday. (10/10/15) 90 add
The City to Sea Half Marathon from San Luis Obispo to Avila Beach will take place on Sunday and motorists will encounter highway ramp closures. (10/10/15) 95 add
TRAVEL: The edhat bag runs into The Runner while in Athens. [pic] (10/10/15) 886 4
Early risers share their [pics] of the planetary conjunction this morning. (10/10/15) 1598 11

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 09, 2015 reads comments
The San Luis Obispo District Attorney's Office said Wednesday it plans to prosecute adult prostitutes who it does not deem are victims. (10/09/15) 45 add
A two-day resurfacing project of Highway 1, east of Lompoc, will begin next week. (10/09/15) 498 add
Two bills authored by Sen. Jackson were signed Governor Brown regarding the Refugio Oil Spill and climate change. (10/09/15) 694 10
Join SLOCOG on October 21, 2015 to offer public input on the Edna-Price Canyon Draft Feasibility Study (10/09/15) 85 add
Paso Robles Police Department Officers arrested 26 year old Jose Ayala Martinez of San Miguel, CA for domestic violence. (10/09/15) 89 add
Can edhatters identify these three plants? (10/09/15) 1717 24

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 08, 2015 reads comments
Astronomy: Early risers on Thursday and Friday morning, weather permitting, will see an impressive lineup of planets strewn across the constellation Leo in our morning sky. (10/08/15) 1953 15

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 07, 2015 reads comments
A broken valve that controls the main water line at Main and La Jolla streets in Morro Bay is to blame for leaving area residents without water for hours, according to City of Morro Bay Officials. (10/07/15) 43 add
A man suffered a broken ankle after he had to jump from a burning apartment building in Oceano Tuesday morning. (10/07/15) 44 add
Edhat subscriber Laurie took lovely [pics] of last night's sunset. (10/07/15) 985 4
A subscriber can't name this bug but is sure fellow edhatters will be able to. [pic] (10/07/15) 1955 16
A subscriber needs help identifying a mushroom growing behind a planter box. [pics] (10/07/15) 1611 9
TRAVEL: The edhat bagflag was spotted among the ancient ruins of Delphi in Greece. (10/07/15) 872 9

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 06, 2015 reads comments
In recognition of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, French Hospital Medical Center will hold two free mammogram clinics in October. (10/06/15) 121 add
Pending bankruptcy court approval, Gelson's Markets and Smart and Final will buy multiple Haggen Food and Pharmacy stores. (10/06/15) 3887 56

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 05, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber shares a bird feeder he built to keep cats away but one neighborhood kitty figured it out. [pic] (10/05/15) 2722 25
An edhat subscriber went to Lake Los Carneros and spotted a great variety of birds. [pics] (10/05/15) 1504 6
TRAVEL: Max flew past LA over Pasadena and shares a [pic] of the city lights. (10/05/15) 1126 9
TRAVEL: The Edhat Bagflag is now in Athens! [pics] (10/05/15) 924 6
Avo Fest and an update on the Salt Marsh mellow square in these John Wiley aerials. [pics] (10/05/15) 1334 3

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 04, 2015 reads comments
Photographer Steve Bissell captured amazing images of the Blue Angels airshow last weekend at Point Mugu. (10/04/15) 1518 12
A Belgian tourist will soon be reunited with her lost GoPro after a local woman found it off the shore of East Beach. (10/04/15) 2448 23
EDBIT: We're a pretty dog friendly place in Santa Barbara, and one article places us as one of the friendliest in the world. (10/04/15) 2077 24
A subscriber is looking for advice in dealing with rights regarding mold in a rental apartment. (10/04/15) 1632 17
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: Bringing community access to public art, art education as well as providing resources to artists are a few of the aspirations of the Morris B. Squire Foundation's mission. (10/04/15) 647 add
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Sassie, even with one eye she can see how much her humans love her. (10/04/15) 1097 10
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Max, an affectionate Spaniel mix looking for the right home. (10/04/15) 1287 5

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 03, 2015 reads comments
Homelessness in San Luis Obispo County appears to have decreased this year compared to 2013, according to a recent report. (10/03/15) 116 1
It's World Smile Day! Check out what makes edhatters smile and send in pics of your own. (10/03/15) 1138 15
An edhat subscriber shares [pics] of the glowing sun as it sets on the first of October. (10/03/15) 948 3
A 61-year-old Santa Maria man who has been missing since last night is considered to be at risk due to a medical condition. [pic] (10/03/15) 1337 2
TRAVEL: An edhat subscriber shares more from the bagflag's adventures in Greece. [pics] (10/03/15) 1048 5
A project to resurface Highway 101 from Reservoir Canyon Road to the summit of the Cuesta Grade will continue next week. (10/03/15) 106 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 02, 2015 reads comments
On Tuesday, Detective David Marquez of the Sheriff's Office was able to successfully return $55,000 to a local 84-year-old victim of a phone scam. (10/02/15) 132 add
A subscriber shares a [pic] of a beautiful cactus flower that blossomed. (10/02/15) 1385 17
A suspected arsonist is believed to have targeted a Planned Parenthood facility in Thousand Oaks on Wednesday evening. (10/02/15) 1915 71
An attorney defending a Lompoc man who stabbed his pregnant girlfriend argued in an opening statement that his client could not have committed attempted murder because he was in an alcohol- induced blackout. (10/02/15) 64 add
The San Luis Obispo County District Attorney's Office is announcing the conviction of a 27-year-old man who solicited prostitution. (10/02/15) 72 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Oct 01, 2015 reads comments
A male bicyclist was killed early Wednesday afternoon after colliding with a white pick-up truck on Highway 1 at Hollister Road. (10/01/15) 92 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 30, 2015 reads comments
Robert reports on Bill Zuersher's talk to the Humanist Society of Santa Barbara entitled "Seeing Through Christianity." (09/30/15) 2029 40
Paso Robles man John Steven Danner has been convicted of second-degree murder with an enhancement for discharging a firearm during the killing. (09/30/15) 78 add
The City of San Luis Obispo has proclaimed the week of October 4 – 10 as "Fire Prevention Week". Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. (09/30/15) 167 add
October 5 - 9 is Rideshare Week across SLO County. (09/30/15) 166 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 29, 2015 reads comments
Has anyone experienced homeowner's insurance premiums increasing for no apparent reason? (09/29/15) 1865 24
Cal Poly is conducting an investigation of the Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity in relation to the double stabbing that happened near campus earlier this month. (09/29/15) 68 add
A San Luis Obispo man fell asleep behind the wheel Sunday morning and drove off the road in Cayucos, hitting five parked cars and pushing the cars into two houses. (09/29/15) 84 add
The Atascadero Unified School District is enthused to report that we have received the remaining results from the environmental sampling for San Gabriel Elementary School, both interior and exterior. (09/29/15) 57 add
On Friday, October 2nd, Ted Neeley will be the special guest for a screening of JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR at the Fremont Theatre at 7:00pm in downtown San Luis Obispo. (09/29/15) 239 add
Robert shares photos from Sunday evening's lunar eclipse. (09/29/15) 1880 4
KEYT: A hammerhead shark was caught on video following a fisherman near Morro Bay. (09/29/15) 157 1
Does anyone know the normal depth of natural gas lines? (09/29/15) 1476 11
Despite cloud coverage, a few edhatters were able to take [pics] of Sunday's super moon and lunar eclipse. (09/29/15) 2598 1
[Updated]: Santa Barbara photographer Fritz Olenberger captured some thrilling aerial stunts at the Point Mugu Air Show on Sunday. [pics] (09/29/15) 1942 15

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 28, 2015 reads comments
Calling all edhat arachnologists, can you name this spider? [pic] (09/28/15) 2411 24
5 Cities Fire Authority crews were called out to a fire on the 1700 block of Beach Street in Oceano, shortly before 4:30 a.m. on Sunday. (09/28/15) 64 add
More than 200 competitors are hitting the waves this weekend in Pismo Beach for the biggest surfing competition on the Central Coast. (09/28/15) 63 add
A subscriber is looking for suggestions to prevent cats from pooping in their backyard. (09/28/15) 2678 55

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 27, 2015 reads comments
A subscriber is wondering how a private residence becomes a certified wildlife habitat. (09/27/15) 1735 21
EDBIT: Several Central Coast cities were listed in the 2016 poll of the Top 100 Best Places to Live with Santa Barbara coming in at #4. (09/27/15) 3202 26
Astronomy: This Sunday, assuming the weather cooperates, you'll get to see something that hasn't happened for 32 years, a perigean Super Moon being totally hidden by the shadow of the Earth. (09/27/15) 4678 12
During an informational town hall meeting at Cuesta College PGandE highlighted the safety of its Diablo Canyon Power Plant, ongoing seismic safety research, and the plant's role as a clean and reliable energy resource. (09/27/15) 73 add
On Friday afternoon, a San Luis Obispo County jury found Thomas Nolan Yanaga, 53, guilty of murdering 32-year-old Marshall Chandler Savoy on March 14 at Yanaga's home near Paso Robles. (09/27/15) 70 add
NON-PROFIT OF THE WEEK: The mission of Pacific Pride Foundation is to advocate for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community; care for people living with HIV; and prevent the transmission of HIV. (09/27/15) 1093 1
CAT OF THE WEEK: Meet Kitty Gato and Kitty Boy, a royal feline family. (09/27/15) 1545 14
DOG OF THE WEEK: Meet Ananda, a fun-loving pooch who enjoys hiding in gardens. (09/27/15) 1365 10

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 26, 2015 reads comments
An investigation into a reported drug deal, led Grover Beach police to the arrest of two Central Coast men, charged with possession of narcotics and controlled substances. (09/26/15) 93 add
A Paso Robles man accused of beating to death his 22-month-old daughter has pleaded no contest to second degree murder. (09/26/15) 81 add
Adda Margrethe Tronbak Friedman (March 2, 1923 - September 16, 2015) (09/26/15) 584 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 25, 2015 reads comments
Haggen Food and Pharmacy announced Thursday they plan to exit from the Pacific Southwest market to realign around their Pacific Northwest operations. (09/25/15) 6367 104
Atascadero is joining the cities of Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo in requesting more water from Lake Nacimiento. (09/25/15) 81 add
Two Central Coast high school students have remained in medically induced comas this week as they recover from severe head injuries suffered earlier this month. (09/25/15) 81 add

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 24, 2015 reads comments
Can edhatters identify this creepy looking spider? (09/24/15) 2647 17

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 23, 2015 reads comments
An edhatter shares a [pic] of a spider-like orchid. What cool flora do you have at home? (09/23/15) 1837 5
Sheriff Parkinson will be holding another in his series of Town Hall Meetings tonight. (09/23/15) 150 add
SLO County has decreased its water use at public facilities and grounds by 35 percent since 2013, surpassing the 25 percent state mandate. (09/23/15) 152 add
Like San Luis Obispo, Morro Bay will soon ban Styrofoam, according to a city news release. (09/23/15) 73 add
Nipomo Community Services District General Manager Michael LeBrun has announced he is resigning, a CSD press release states. (09/23/15) 75 add
Los Padres National Forest officials announced that Saturday, September 26, has been designated as a "Fee Free Day" for visitors to the forest. (09/23/15) 1160 24

Articles from Daily Newsletter on Sep 22, 2015 reads comments
Grover Beach police are looking for a man suspected of the Sunday afternoon armed robbery of the Monarch Grove Winery Tasting Room on Highway 1 near the Amtrak station. (09/22/15) 100 add
The San Luis Obispo County District Attorney's Office announced that it filed multiple charges of misdemeanor child abuse against three southern California police officers. (09/22/15) 90 add

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