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A Search For Where To Dump Thousands Of Tons Of Mud In Montecito

Crystal Sher

Tags California, Miramar Brands Group, Motecito

A Search For Where To Dump Thousands Of Tons Of Mud In Montecito

For days, crews have filled dozens of dump trucks with tangled metal, tire tread, mud and tree branches they cleared from the mudslide wreckage in Montecito. This week they discarded at least 3,500 tons — or about 7 million pounds — of the muck at the Ventura County Fairgrounds, where it will be stored temporarily until crews can sort through it. But with the total haul increasing by the hour, officials are facing a daunting challenge: where to dump thousands of tons of debris. "There's a lot of debris out there," said Brad Bihun, a spokesman for the multi-agency response...


Miramar Resort Project Grand Opening Summer 2018!

Charles Singleton

Miramar Resort Project Grand Opening Summer 2018!

Grand Opening set for Summer of 2018! MONTECITO, Calif. - Developer Rick Caruso has enthusiastically broken ground for the comeback of the once landmark Montecito Miramar Hotel.   With his partner the Rosewood Hotel & Resorts, the new project will be the Rosewood Miramar Beach when it opens in the summer of 2018. The site is 16 acres on the waterfront off San Ysidro Lane. "This is just golden. It doesn't get a lot better right?", said Caruso at the groundbreaking.  Golden shovels were used to turn the first dirt. He said the hotel use for the land goes back over 100...


"Seven in the Morning, America's Riviera"

Stephen Ascher

Tags America's Riviera, Blog, Miramar, News, Sony

"Seven in the Morning, America's Riviera"



"The Beach"

Stephen Ascher

Tags Miramar, news, store

"The Beach"

PHOTO: MIRAMAR BEACH, SPRING MORNING,   In the Spring we fish for halibut.  In Summer,  When grunion spawn at midnight in the surf, We look for them on the sand to throw them back. In the Winter from the point, we cast beyond The breakers to where the bass feed... . Edgar Bowers, "The Beach," from Collected Poems (1997)