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ON THE RANCH
Nancy chats about biofuels

PRESERVATION OF GAVIOTA COAST
Board votes to move forward with preservation

AMGEN TOUR IN THE SY VALLEY
Lowering the impact on valley residents

NEWS BRIEFS

BUELLTON PLANNERS TO REVISE CODE

HDTV: ONE YEAR TO GO

METHODOLOGY FOR DISTRIBUTING HOUSING
Allocating low-income affordable housing

BUELLTON CHAMBER LUNCHEON
Awards and highlights

GREKA ACCUSATION
Recent oils spills suspected to be result of sabotage

DAVE SMYSER'S CAMPAIGN
Under a microscope

SOLVANG APPROVES BUDGET
Midyear budget for fiscal year 2007-2008

SYVUHS SCHOLARSHIPS
Six scholarships available to seniors

FROM THE LEFT
The Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act

FROM THE RIGHT
The FISA dilemma

IT’S JUST MY OPINION
Tax loopholes – Part I

WHAT IS A TREE
Breaking down the definition

BLACK HISTORY MONTH
A meaningful celebration

STOCKS ARE THE NORM
SYV students are members of Stock Club

OWNERS THREATENED WITH FORECLOSURE
A program to help

FED AUCTIONS CASH
The Federal Reserve auctions cash

VENEZUELA'S STATE OIL COMPANY
Suspends relation with Exxon Mobil

BUDGET DEFICIT
Deficit running at twice the pace

EDITORIAL

YOUR LETTERS
16 birthday wishes for Buellton

RECENT CALIFORNIA EDITORIALS

SANTA MARIA HAS APPETITE FOR ORCUTT
Growth of the City of Santa Maria

A & E BRIEFS
Book artists make debut

SCHOOL SCENE
A crowning experience

STUDENTS PLAN MOCK TRIALS
Trial of the year

STUDENTS LEARN THE BUSINESS OF AGRICULTURE
What animals to raise for the SB County Fair

DISNEY'S 'HOUSE OF THE FUTURE'
A showcase of technology

LIBRARY PLANS WORKSHOPS
Children can participate in book discussions

PHILANTHROPISTS PLAN BREAKFAST
A new direction

THE HEALTHY GEEZER
Fred Cicetti talks about prostate cancer

ROCK BANDS
Final battle of the bands

LDS CHURCH HAS NEW PRESIDENT
Thomas S Monson

PLANE TALK
Airport authority monthly meeting

GOLF & TRAVEL
La Purisima resort proposed

FOREST SERVICE LOSING FIREFIGHTERS
State and county departments pay more

THE BOOKWORM
"Sharp Teeth" by Toby Barlow

EVENTS
Local and out-of-town events

CHP COMMISSIONER RESIGNS

POLICE BLOTTER

GREYHOUND FESTIVAL

PETS FOR ADOPTION
Visit SYV Humane Society

CLASSIFIEDS

Vol. 6 Issue 7

TOP DOG

Beagle wins Westminster

NEW YORK (AP) – America has a new Snoop doggie. Barking and baying up a storm, Uno lived up to his name Tuesday night by becoming the first beagle to win best in show at the Westminster Kennel Club. ...

PRIVATE DRIVING

Driver for celebrities

He doesn’t have any specific favorites – he loves them all – but when you talk to some of his clients, he is their favorite private driver, and they call him often. ...

VINE WINE TOURS

In the afterglow of the “Sideways” craze that made Valley wine tasting an experience akin to a 30-something mobile social mixer, one tour company has immerged from the whirlwind offering a more sophisticated approach—one that emphasizes education, sustainability and, oh yeah … a really good time.

  • By Leanne Cooper-Elliott, Contributing Writer
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