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Tickets for the 2010 West Beach Music Festival are already available and going fast. For a limited time, early birds can score three-day passes to the 2010 festival for only $65 (a $150 value). To purchase, visit, and for more info, visit


The newly formed NECTAR performance art forum currently is looking for artists from all mediums to help collaborate on its next show. The event, which is scheduled to take place February 21 at Yoga Soup, will revolve around the theme of Sexuality and the Body. Email ideas and pieces to by January 20.


This Friday, December 11, the Arts Fund and the Alpha Resource Center team up to present Another View at the Arts Fund Gallery (205-C Santa Barbara St.). The exhibit features paintings and drawings from adult artists with developmental disabilities, and will run through January 22, 2010. Call 965-7321 or visit for details.

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Woman Killed by Train in Montecito

She was struck Friday morning near Olive Mill Road.

La Cumbre Sears Set for Closure

Liquidation sale begins this week.

City Council Approves Fee Allocation for Branch Libraries

The topic goes next to branch library cities.

Truck Accident Disrupts Foodbank Turkey Drive

Nonprofit is trying to replace $145,000 in equipment and food lost in accident last month.

County Eyeing Private Montecito Land to Build New Debris Basin

Supervisors have started the negotiation process with Randall Road parcel owners.