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On the ranch

Supes mull options for fire fee

Briefs

Takin’ care of business

Obituary
‘Nana’s Kitchen . . . Where Grandkids are Spoiled and Memories are Made’

Holiday cheer at hotel

’Tis the season for giving in Santa Barbara

Letters

It's just my opinion
Bah, humbug!

View of the Valley

Hoofbeats
Arabian celebration at Jade Creek

Citizen Participation

Valley maiden Lego league competes in robotics event

Valley round-up

Cachuma Lake fish report
For week ending Dec. 9; water temperature 61

Travel
Best Restaurants of 2012

Bookworm
Something to meow about

Healthy Geezer

Sudoku

Recipe
Chocolate coconut meringues

Events

Sudoku solution

Furry Friends
Adopt a pet in need today!

Earth angel

Vol. 10 Issue 50

The city of Solvang’s Julefest celebration kicked into high gear with a tree-lighting ceremony at Solvang Park on Dec. 7, followed by the annual holiday parade through the village the next morning.

School board sifts through mixed bag

Following a closed session to review the superintendent’s evaluation Tuesday, the Santa Ynez Valley Union High School District Board of Education reconvened to conduct business as usual, following the swearing in of incumbents Bruce Porter and Christine Burtness, both re-elected on Nov. 6 to serve another four years on...

Painting, picking and grinnin’

Twenty local artists and 10 olive pickers traversed the Santa Inés Historic Mills on a crisp, bright Dec. 8 morning for Pick & Paint....

Popular, esteemed artist on the move

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Display helps brighten holiday for needy kids

As darkness overtook Six Flags Circle in Buellton on Saturday evening, 70,000 lights started to dance to the music at the home of Dan and Michelle Alexander....

Youth movement for SY wrestling squad

After losing 40 athletes to graduation over the past two years, the Santa Ynez High wrestling team is going back to the basics this season....

Sheriff's Blotter

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