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ON THE RANCH

3RD DISTRICT CANDIDATES 1Q FUNDS FILED

NEWS BRIEFS

CHEVRON CONTAMINATES JUNGLE
Expert: Chevron should pay billions for jungle contamination

PROTECTION FOR MOBILE HOME OWNERS
Buellton City Council to look into protecting mobile home owners

OFF-ROAD VEHICLE ORDINANCE AMENDED
Board agrees to amend off-road vehicle ordinance

VICTORIA POINTER
3rd District candidate

FOREST SERVICE REOPENS BURNED AREAS
Forest Service reopens areas burned in Zaca Fire; Trail damage extensive; Public urged to use extreme caution

ATTORNEY PLEADS GUILTY IN LAWSUIT KICKBACK SCHEME
Racketeering conspiracy charge

CATALYTIC CONVERTER THEFTS
Metal prices lead to rash of catalytic converter thefts

ROSY SUBMITS RECALL PETITIONS
Santa Ynez High School committee moving forward with mission to recall all five SYVUHS Board members

MACKINNON JOINS JUDGE RACE

MARCH DISMAL FOR SIERRA SNOWPACK
Few storms and little snow leave snowpack below average in the Sierras

BE SAFE AND HUMANE WITH UNWANTED ANIMAL VISITORS

PET OVERPOPULATION A PREVALENT PROBLEM

'HOPE,' 'CHANGE' NOT JUST POLITICAL BUZZWORDS

FROM THE LEFT
Iraq 5th anniversary shock & awe: 5 years later

FROM THE RIGHT
Iraq, five years and counting

IT'S JUST MY OPINION
Who Said It?

BUSINESS BRIEFS

BACKGROUND CHECKS UNLOCK INFO ON JOB CANDIDATES

FIND THAT DREAM JOB

SELECTED RECENT CALIFORNIA NEWSPAPER EDITORIALS

CLARIFICATION

LETTERS

'GODSPELL' AND A DIFFERENT WAR
A musical at PCPA's Marian Theatre on April 10

A & E BRIEFS

2008 SOUTH COAST REGION FFA LEADERSHIP

MARIAH CAREY SURPASSES ELVIS IN NO. 1S

PUBLIC SCHOOL MONTH
"Public School: Keeping our Nation Standing Strong."

THE BOOKWORM
"Hollywood Crows" by Joseph Washbough

THE HEALTHY GEEZER
Question: Is cigarette smoke the only cause of lung cancer?

GET A JUMP ON SPRING 'GREENING'

PLANE TALK
Spring Cleaning

GOLF & TRAVEL
The Wigwam Resort and Spa

AFFORDABLE FAMILY VACATION IDEAS

FISHING
Pitching for bass

TALKING TO TEENS ABOUT SCHOOL VIOLENCE

PROTECT YOURSELF ON CAMPUS

EVENTS

RECOVERING FROM IDENTITY THEFT

RECIPE
Tiramisu

FURRY FRIENDS
Adopt a pet from the Santa Ynez Valley Humane Society Today!

FARMED ATLANTIC SALMON: A SAFE AND HEALTHY FOOD

HOROSCOPES

CLASSIFIEDS

Vol. 6 Issue 14

QUAGGA MUSSLES

Quagga Mussle prevention

“Clean and dry” is the message Lake Cachuma recreational staffers are stressing to boaters wishing to enter the lake. ...

WILD CHILD

Children's boutique

Moms-to-be, doting grandmothers, little girls who dream of ballet tutus, little boys who crave noisy sneakers. ...

SKYTT MESA

With a grand opening set for April 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Curtis Homes, a valley builder-developer, will welcome the public to an open house and barbecue at the Skytt Mesa development featuring horse drawn hayrides of the site, face painting, and a live broadcast...

MC CURDY GOES TO AFGHANISTAN

Keeping the war machine well oiled

With a short break between assignments, Stephen McCurdy treated his friends at the local Experimental Aircraft Association to a barbecue on March 29 at Santa Ynez Airport. ...