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Updates on the Carpinteria Library Transition Process πŸ“š

By Erik Davis | June 14, 2022

JUNE 13, 2022 CARPINTERIA CITY COUNCIL MEETING β€”Β  City Librarian Jody Thomas updated the City Council on the progress of the Carpinteria Branch Library transition to the Carpinteria Community Library during the Temporary Adjournment for the Purpose of Holding the Monthly Meeting of the Carpinteria Library Board of Trustees. On-demand water heaters have arrived. The…

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TV Santa Barbara presents at June 13 Carpinteria City Council meeting βœ¨πŸŒŠπŸ“ΊπŸŽ₯

By Erik Davis | June 13, 2022

JUNE 13, 2022 CARPINTERIA CITY COUNCIL MEETING β€” TV Santa Barbara Executive Director Erik Davis and Coastal View News Co-Founder Gary Dobbins presented the recent growth and contributions of TVSB through their partnership with the City of Carpinteria. Dobbins shined light on TVSB’s work with the Alcazar Theatre, covering events such as Leading Women in Cannabis and…

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TVSB Provides Video Support for CommUnify

By Erik Davis | June 10, 2022

On a beautiful night at the Alisal Ranch and Resort in Solvang, and with nearly 200 people in attendance, CommUnify celebrated the 55th anniversary with a Champions Dinner honoring the Santa Barbara Foundation, Robert Freeman and Kelly and Eric Onnen. TV Santa Barbara was proud to produce the impact videos for the evening which helped…

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Carpinteria Water District reviews 2022-23 Budget, as well as Re-Issuance of Intent to Serve Letters

By Erik Davis | June 8, 2022

JUNE 8, 2022 CARPINTERIA VALLEY WATER DISTRICT MEETING β€” The Carpinteria Valley Water District reviewed the 2022-23 Fiscal Year Budget, Water Rates and Charges in a presentation provided by General Manager, Bob McDonald, and Kevin Kostiuk, Manager at Raftelis (Local Government & Utility Management Consulting).  The staff also reviewed requests for Intent to Serve Letters,…

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Carpinteria Planning Commission Presents Housing Element Update 2023-2031

By Erik Davis | June 6, 2022

JUNE 6 PLANNING COMMISSION MEETING β€” The Planning Commission discussed a presentation from Steve Goggia, Community Development Director, and John Douglas, Planner from JHD Planning LLC, regarding the City’s 2023-2031 Housing Element update. State law requires Housing Elements to be updated every eight years. Douglas identified the four most important themes in state housing element…

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805 Focus: June 3, 2022 πŸ’™πŸ’œ

By Erik Davis | June 3, 2022

Angela Miller-Bevan, Regional Manager, Braille Institute (Santa Barbara Center) Angela Miller-Bevan has heartfelt ties with the institute, as her mother, whose best friend lived with blindness and inspired her to join the cause, helped with the development of the current De La Vina building. β€œIt’s important for all of us to be aware of how…

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En Confianza returns with an episode on “Loneliness”

By Erik Davis | June 3, 2022

En Confianza is back! After a temporary hiatus, the only Spanish-language show in Santa Barbara returned to TV Santa Barbara’s studios with hosts Silvia and Enoc Uribe and Andy Valdez. The newest episode, released on June 2, 2022, features guest Edgar HernΓ‘ndez, Owner of Mariscos Tita’s in Goleta, with the topic of “Loneliness.” β€œI believe…

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I Madonnari returns to Santa Barbara after two years of going virtual 🎨

By Erik Davis | May 31, 2022

The vibrant Santa Barbara tradition, I Madonnari, produced by the Children’s Creative Project, returned this Memorial Day Weekend, May 28-30, 2022, at the Old Mission after two years of going virtual due to the COVID-19 pandemic. I Madonnari was started in 1987 by Santa Barbara’s very own Children’s Creative Project founder, Kathy Koury. Inspired by…

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Honoring the Meritorious Retiring Personnel of the Carpinteria Unified School District

By Erik Davis | May 26, 2022

MAY 24, 2022 CARPINTERIA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT MEETING – The Carpinteria Unified School District Board honored five personnel who will be retiring this school year after meritorious service within the district, as well as honored exiting CUSD Board President Jayme Bray. Mary Keane-Gruener, Culinary Teacher at Carpinteria High School and honored at the meeting by…

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TV Santa Barbara Executive Director, Erik Davis, Appears on Santa Barbara Talks

By Erik Davis | May 25, 2022

Josh Molina, award-winning journalist and host of Santa Barbara Talks, interviews Erik Davis, Executive Director of TV Santa Barbara. The two discuss TVSB, the region’s community access station since 1974, and other local topics. You can watch the full interview here:

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