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ON THE RANCH

COMMUNITY NEWS
Affordable housing allocation to focus more on job-housing concerns

Community News Briefs
Cirone named chairperson of Teachers Network national board

SY Valley real estate sales, prices continue to fall

More victims come forward in rape case

Joyride
Buellton woman arrested after joyride

Graveyard shift soon to be listed as ‘probable’ cause of cancer
A link once seen as wacky

Price of county retirement expected to increase
Programs could be cut

DUI crackdown
Impaired drivers in Santa Barbara County are targets of 19-day holiday DUI crackdown by Avoid the 12

Board of Supervisors presents its 2008 meeting schedule

Paso Robles cancer center to close months after opening

From the Desk of Bill Cirone
Say ‘no’ to violent toys or games

COMMENTARY
Political Opinions From The Left

Political Opinions
From The Right

BUSINESS BRIEFS
Beckman Vineyards receives honor

What students can do to save some money

EDITORIAL

Is your Medicare drug plan naughty or nice?

Crossword Puzzle

SPORTS BRIEFS
New high school basketball coach

GOLF
Ray explores Torrey Pines

PLANE TALK
Robert talks about Windhaven Gliders

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Festivals in the valley

BOOKWORM
A Little Fruitcake

Artiste
Art & wine at Artiste

Art Clinic
New Art Clinic in Solvang

The HEALTHY GEEZER
Fred talks about aches & pains

DESIGN DIRECTIONS
Michelle talks about sharing space

FEATURES - Gilles Apap
Violinist to perform in Santa Barbara

SCRAMBLE

VALLEY EVENTS

POLICE BLOTTER

NEWS
DA's office helps to prevent financial abuse

Crossword Answer

CLASSIFIEDS

Test Poll

Open Houses

Vol. 5 Issue 36

COMMUNITY NEWS

Teenager airlifted out of remote accident site

He has a broken collar bone and a fractured neck, but 17-year-old Daniel Hopkins of Santa Barbara is glad to be alive after his Volvo plunged more than 250 feet down a steep embankment into heavy brush off of Old San Marcos Pass Road near Highway...

BUSINESS

Allen Associates is building green for healthier living

General contractor Dennis Allen is no stranger to Santa Ynez. ...

  • By Leanne Cooper–Elliott, Contributing Writer
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Chumash purchase commercial property in SY

A corporation owned by the Santa Ynez Band of Mission Indians has bought three acres of commercially zoned property at 1075 Meadowvale Rd. in Santa Ynez. ...

Unique treats at Unique Bowtique

Owner Kathy Lewis relied on her interior design background to translate her vision of creating a fun-filled specialty store that stocked pampering pet products, all natural treats, quality accessories, and offered superior customer service. ...

FEATURES

SYVUHS Student of the Month

Santa Ynez Union High School senior Chelsea Weatherby has dreams and ambitions, and more fingers in more pies than most adults twice her age. Named SYVUHS’ November Student of the Month, Chelsea’s curricular and extracurricular activities seem to know no bounds. ...

  • By Leanne Cooper–Elliott, Contributing Writer
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