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Black Friday 2014

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Shoppers rejoice! Black Friday is here

The doors are open. The sales are here. It's Black Friday.

Black Friday faithful are already scooping up deals at malls and department stores across America.

A few stores -- like Kmart and Radio Shack -- opened Thursday morning, but most --…

Two Hour Power Outage Darkens Early Black Friday Openings

The lights went out an hour and 20 minutes after Best Buy's 5 p.m. opening on Thanksgiving.

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Holiday Events Choose Similar Pirate Theme

Pirates are invading the Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard this holiday season.

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Beaches, Bars, Theaters Busy Before Thanksgiving Dinner

Not everyone dined and dashes to Black Friday Eve store openings.

Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race

Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race Draws Hundreds

Hundreds of folks start Thanksgiving Day on the right foot. Families and friends participate in the Thanksgiving 4-Miler in Santa Barbara.

Multiple Suspects Arrested In Drug Smuggling Operation

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office

7 Suspected Drug Smugglers Arrested in San Simeon

7 people were arrested early Thanksgiving morning in San Simeon, suspected of using drug smuggling boats to bring contraband onshore. 

CHP Maximum Enforcement for Holiday Weekend

As expected Wednesday night has been very busy for the California Highway Patrol on the Central Coast as traffic reached a peak for those hitting the road for the long Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Shoppers Stuff Their Carts With Groceries

Last minute shoppers stuffed their carts with items needed to make a Thanksgiving feast.

Rescue Mission Serves Up Early Thanksgiving Feast

Rescue Mission Serves Up Early Thanksgiving Feast

The Rescue Mission served up an early Thanksgiving meal Wednesday afternoon to around 300 people.

Explorer Ferdinand Magellan portrait

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On this day: November 28

Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.

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Two Hour Power Outage Darkens Early Black Friday Openings

The lights went out an hour and 20 minutes after Best Buy's 5 p.m. opening on…

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Holiday Events Choose Similar Pirate Theme

Pirates are invading the Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard this holiday season.

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Beaches, Bars, Theaters Busy Before Thanksgiving Dinner

Not everyone dined and dashes to Black Friday Eve store openings.

Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race

Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race Draws Hundreds

Hundreds of folks start Thanksgiving Day on the right foot. Families and friends…

CHP Maximum Enforcement for Holiday Weekend

As expected Wednesday night has been very busy for the California Highway Patrol on…

Grocery Store

Shoppers Stuff Their Carts With Groceries

Last minute shoppers stuffed their carts with items needed to make a Thanksgiving…

Rescue Mission Serves Up Early Thanksgiving Feast

Rescue Mission Serves Up Early Thanksgiving Feast

The Rescue Mission served up an early Thanksgiving meal Wednesday afternoon to…

Organic Soup Kitchen Feeds the Community

Organic Soup Kitchen Seeks Community Help

The Organic Soup Kitchen is celebrating its sixth annual Thanksgiving Day community…

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Thanksgiving Drivers are in High Gear with Low Gas Prices

Gas prices are down and drivers are in high gear for the Thanksgiving holiday…

Righetti Enforces District's Intervention Plan

Social media posts and text messages interfered with Ernest Righetti High School…

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San Luis Obispo County

Multiple Suspects Arrested In Drug Smuggling Operation

7 Suspected Drug Smugglers Arrested in San Simeon

7 people were arrested early Thanksgiving morning in San Simeon, suspected of using…

CHP Maximum Enforcement for Holiday Weekend

As expected Wednesday night has been very busy for the California Highway Patrol on…

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Cambria Pulling Together Through Drought

With the threat of having its water supply literally go dry, the popular coastal…

Santa Barbara Holiday Travelers Leave Cars Behind

Train travelers from Santa Barbara were glad to board an Amtrak train this afternoon…

Accidents Snarl Heavy Holiday Traffic

Wednesday before Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel days of the year as…

California Conservation Corps Prepares for Winter Weather

When natural disasters strike, California Conservation Corps members are ready to…

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Rape Suspect Arrested In San Luis Obispo Motel 6

A rape suspect was arrested at the Motel 6 in San Luis Obispo after the victim…

Arroyo Grande Burglary Suspect Arrested

Donald Bruce Folb was singled out by Arroyo Grande Police as a suspect connected to…

Cal Poly Drone Team Soars High at Competition

Cal Poly's Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) "SkyBarge" came in second place at the 22nd…

NCSD Board OK's Supplemental Water Rate Hike

The Board of Directors for the Nipomo Community Services District has approved a new…

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Holiday Events Choose Similar Pirate Theme

Pirates are invading the Channel Islands Harbor in Oxnard this holiday season.

CHP Maximum Enforcement for Holiday Weekend

As expected Wednesday night has been very busy for the California Highway Patrol on…

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An Oxnard man will walk from Port Hueneme to San Diego to raise awareness against…

Santa Barbara Holiday Travelers Leave Cars Behind

Train travelers from Santa Barbara were glad to board an Amtrak train this afternoon…

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Santa Barbara Family Launches Website Fund For Diabetic Daughter Losing Sight

A Ventura woman who helped people jumpstart their mornings with a jolt of java at…

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Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race

Thanksgiving 4-Miler Race Draws Hundreds

Hundreds of folks start Thanksgiving Day on the right foot. Families and friends…

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The Sequel: Paso Robles vs Arroyo Grande in High School Football

The Bearcats play at Arroyo Grande in a CIF Northern Division semifinal game.

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Tee It Up: Foresters Host Annual Golf Tournament

Santa Barbara's Boys of Summer, the Santa Barbara Foresters held its 16th annual…

AG Eagles Ready For Rematch With Paso Robles

Arroyo Grande Football With Another Revenge Game on Friday

The Eagles host Paso Robles on Friday in a CIF Northern Division semifinal game.

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Local Nonprofit Partners with Businesses to Showcase Marine Protected Areas

The Santa Barbara Channelkeeper is raising awareness about an ecotourist destination…

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Run or Dye Event Cancelled Under Cloud of Suspicion

The Run or Dye event scheduled for Ventura this Saturday, November 8, will not…

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Tipline Exclusive: SoCal Edison Accused Of Delaying Solar Applications

A nasty feud is brewing between many solar companies and Southern California Edison.

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Rescue Mission Serves Up Early Thanksgiving Feast

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Turkey Cuts in Goleta Brings in Donations for the Food Ban

'Turkey Cuts' in Goleta Brings in Donations for the Food Bank

Turkey cuts at Goleta Barbers will put food on the table for the needy this holiday…

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