Susan Kim’s favorite way to support local

Susan Kim’s favorite way to support local

Jon and I miss going to Harry’s but we love that we can still enjoy the food and cocktails – just to go! Harry’s is offering takeout, curbside pickup and home delivery. Meals – Cocktails – Wine & Beer by the bottle. Open 7 days a week...
Michael Calcagno’s favorite way to support local

Michael Calcagno’s favorite way to support local

Shoreline Cafe has been an amazing place to get food to go. We take our kids & dog for a walk on the beach and can pick up lunch or dinner. It even includes a cocktail that they will make in a mason jar. It’s nice to sit outside and eat or bring it back to...
Nancy Hamilton’s favorite way to support local

Nancy Hamilton’s favorite way to support local

There are many studies that show how the consumption of negatively biased news lowers the immune system.   The Optimist Daily is a refreshing and informative compilation of daily news events around the world designed to inform readers of “what is going well” in the...
Understanding the new FEMA Interim Flood Advisory Recovery Maps

Understanding the new FEMA Interim Flood Advisory Recovery Maps

Five months after the catastrophic debris flow that damaged or destroyed 470 homes in Montecito and took the lives of 23 members of our community, FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) released an updated flood map on Monday, which will stand as the basis on...
Available Rentals for Those Affected by the Mudslides

Available Rentals for Those Affected by the Mudslides

So many in our little community have been displaced by the horrible mudslide and are without homes. In hopes of helping people get back on their feet, we are putting together lists of available rentals in the area. If you or someone you know is without a home, please...
Accessory Dwelling Units: What You Need to Know

Accessory Dwelling Units: What You Need to Know

by C&H team member Kelly Mahan Herrick Since January 1, 2017, the planning departments at both the City and County have been hard at work incorporating new state laws into local ordinance language regarding Accessory Dwelling Units (formerly known as secondary...