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Tuesday, March 29th, 2011
1:34 pm - Where to go? What to see?



If you ever had these questions, then you how it is difficult to find something that would fit you.

Now it is easy! You don't need to dig through google results anymore, just go to the 



Quick, easy and user-friendly search for the best attractions in United States, Caribbean and Europe. You may set your preferred style of adventure (e.g Extreme, Beach, Culture, Family, Outdoor) and location where do you plan to go. It will give you result in seconds!


If you experienced tourist, then the site has even more to offer!

You may create your own tourist page; fill it with photos and interesting facts about you and your adventures. You may create list of visited attraction or the ones you just going to see. You even may create your own professional traveler's reports and tell at once to all your friends about "how it was" ;-)

Let's try?

current mood: awake

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Sunday, February 6th, 2011
1:41 pm - Calling all actors!

Camarillo Community Theatre is seeking actors, singing, and dancers for our upcoming production of "The King & I" this summer!

If you are interested, please follow us on Twitter at @kingandicct or visit our website for more information:


We are looking for children and adults of all ages! Email us at:


We look forward to seeing you there!

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Monday, January 24th, 2011
12:47 pm - 2011 SB Film Fest Closing Night After Party Features Live Music With Soul Spaceship Feb 6


The 2011 SB Film Fest Closing Night After Party will be held on February 6 at SOhO. Hosted by the on-line music library "Music for Film and Television", the event will feature live music performances by Soul Spaceship, Coyotes and Bourbon, Electro Hippy Drum Circle, DJ QuestionMark and special guests. Cover charge is $5. The new CD from Soul Spaceship will be given free at the door until 9:30pm.

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Thursday, July 15th, 2010
9:51 am - Hair salon open Sunday morning?

Hi everyone! I'm going to be a bridesmaid in a wedding next Sunday and would like to get my hair done that morning (wedding is at noon). Any recommendations? I'm not from SB and looked through yelp, but none of the salons listed are open on Sundays!

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Friday, November 6th, 2009
1:05 pm - eyeballs

I would like a recommendation for a local optometrist in Goleta or Santa Barbara. For several years I've been driving to my hometown - two and a half hours away - to see my optometrist of 15+ years, but it's too big of a hassle now that I'm an 8 to 5 girl. A name and a brief statement of why you like, or dislike, a local optometrist would be most fabulous. Thanks!

current mood: nerdy

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Tuesday, September 29th, 2009
9:37 am - Smog test

Where's the cheapest smog test in SB/Goleta? Thanks much!

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Thursday, September 3rd, 2009
8:45 am - Mechanic Recommendations

I was wondering if anyone could recommend a good, honest mechanic. I just moved here not even a week ago when the "check engine soon" light popped on last night. In San Diego, I could always rely on my mechanic to be honest and give me a fair price. Open on the weekends is a plus as my boyfriend will be up this weekend and could pick me up from the mechanic. Thanks!

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Monday, August 31st, 2009
1:13 pm - Halloween!
maistyle As along as there isn't any fires, I'm going there for the Halloween weekend.

I heard there is a big party/festival going on that holiday, I was wonder where I can find info on it? Where it is and things like that so I can book a hotel room close by.

I'm excited to go and I never been to something like this before.

Thanks in advance!

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Saturday, July 18th, 2009
9:55 pm - Pretty kitties?

Where around town can I find large statues of lions or other big cats?

No, I am not looking to buy these, so it's totally fine if they are firmly attached to the ground.

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Friday, June 19th, 2009
12:37 pm - Amtrak to L.A. area

Have any of you used Amtrak to go to the L.A. area from here? If so, how closely did it stick to the schedule? (I used to live in Ann Arbor, and the train on the Chicago-Detroit route was regularly running 1-2 hours late.) I'd be traveling on a Wednesday afternoon.


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Sunday, May 24th, 2009
6:35 pm

I'm moving and selling the following:

+ Inner Peace Massage Table with adjustable head rest and a carrying bag.

+ Thai/Shiatsu Massage Mat

+ Apple G4 eMac Desktop Computer

+ Bicycle

I'm not looking to make a ton, just want to get rid of them ASAP. Name a price and I'll consider it.


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Friday, May 22nd, 2009
5:01 pm - Housing


On craigslist I'm occasionally seeing two different prices for an apartment: one for a single person, another one for a couple. The latter is usually somewhat more expensive, including the extra utilities and supposed extra wear-n-tear on the building.

What is the range typically? How much more do you think is cool to pay for a couple versus single person?

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4:14 pm - Magazines

I'm doing a collage project and looking for old magazines to cut up for images. Any ideas where I could find them, ideally for free? Travel, health, wellness, action sports, yoga, etc.

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Saturday, May 9th, 2009
10:30 am - animal evacuee help

ASAP is housing cats from the fire evacuation. If anyone has animal evacuation questions please call 681-4331. To help with the care of the cats ASAP could use donations of the following:

Wellness cat Food
NutroMax dry cat food in Chicken Flavor
Hills foods (especially regular adult WD, CD or DD)
KMR (kitten milk replacement)
Cat Collars
headlamps (for emergency kit)
Pine litter
Laundry Soap
Steno note pads
Heating pads that don't shut off
Paper towels
large bottles of Purell
2 computers less than 5 years old
1 hp laser printer


ASAP is located at 5473 Overpass Road in Goleta, past the Humane Society and on the grounds of the County of Santa Barbara Animal Services.


Alternatively, Lemos Feed and Pet Supply is offering a 25% discount on items purchased for donations to the county shelters and to the Humane Society. Lemos will deliver the items (which is mandatory to receive the discount). The discount will be offered for the duration of the fire. They are making a special exception during this crisis by accepting orders over the phone with a credit card. People should specify who the donation is for: ASAP, K9, Dawg, or the Humane Society. They will make sure the products are delivered to the right place.

Lemos Feed and Pet Supply (Goleta location)
320 Kellogg Avenue (across from the Toyota dealership)
Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 692-8566

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Wednesday, May 6th, 2009
1:21 pm - car wash

where's the cheapest place to get an exterior car wash? it doesn't need to be pro or anything. thanks!

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Tuesday, May 5th, 2009
9:17 pm - Latest Jesusita fire info

 One of my very best friends has had to evacuate her home :(  

It is still worth going north if you need relief from heat/smoke/dryness...for my fellow lung-challenged folks.  Santa Maria 58 degrees 90% humidity fog.  Santa Barbara 75 degrees 39% humidity smoky air.

Latest news:

*Excellent summary of available info -- EdHat, Twitter, Independent, other media sources etc. from Doc Searls  *

In addition,  SB County now has a page up on the fire.

I will be part of the Twitter brigade for as long as I can tonight, passing on the latest updates in the hope of helping those affected.

I would invite folks who needed to do so to crash here but despite what the news says, there is flu in SB county because I have it!  I don't know what KIND of flu because no one has tested me but it's been horrible and no one needs it on top of an evacuation...

Back to the fire.  Latest: 2000 homes threatened, 1000 evacuated.  There are road and school closures and shelters have been set up.  There are places to evacuate animals.  If you are in the Santa Barbara area please stay informed for your safety.

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6:02 pm - Jesusita Fire in Santa Barbara

KSBY information; will be updated regularly.  

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Monday, May 4th, 2009
6:19 pm - Room for rent in downtown SB

I posted about the room yesterday, but have since deleted that post to share the direct craigslist link. It has all the info as well as a few pictures. If you would like more information or photos feel free to email me.


Move in in time for the Solstice festivities. The apartment is just a couple of blocks away!

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Sunday, April 26th, 2009
11:52 am - Mesa Room Available

Room in a house on the Mesa, share with two mellow, focused room mates. Few blocks from the ocean, between CC and Lazy Acres.

Hardwood floors, big backyard, garage, washer + dryer.

$750/month + $50/utilities. $500 deposit.

No smoking, pets, drama or parties.

Available now or first of May. I'm moving to LA as soon as I've secured somebody to take my place in the house.

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Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009
12:49 pm - Large bedroom available in home near Mission/Downtown SB

Hello! We have a large bedroom available for rent May 1st in a cute 3 bedroom 2 bath house near the Mission and downtown Santa Barbara. Rent is $875/mo with a $250 deposit. Common areas are all furnished, but you are welcome to add more. The house is impeccably maintained, with a beautiful fireplace, front and back yards, large front porch, washer/dryer, dishwasher, gardening service, lots of windows/light, and hardwood floors in the common areas. There is lots of storage available as well, and tons of space to plant flowers or vegetables. We are 21 and 26 year old women, looking for another young female professional or student to be our new housemate! It is month to month. We have basic cable and wireless internet. No pets. Utilities (water/gas/trash/electricity/ basic cable/wireless internet) split among all roommates. Comment here or email me if interested. (rosienkaratgmaildotcom) Thanks!

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