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HEALTH SERVICES

2 local RNs w/25 yrs experience available for long term private duty case offering TLC, honesty & reliability. Kathleen 682-9400.

BestCaregiver.com: A caregiver's resume and 22 years of excellent references online.

Retired nurse would like to take care of elderly gentleman or lady. Kerry (805) 937-3411

COUNSELING SERVICES

Astrology Readings and Consultation. Personal, Business, Health, Relationships, Life Transitions. 30 years professional experience. John A. Tamiazzo, PhD 685-2106. jtamiazzo@msn.com

SPIRITUAL GUIDANCE

SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR & LIFE COACH Diversity of experience across cultures as parish minister and hospice chaplain; Making conscious choices for greater well-being. Gary M-Div (805) 722-7264

CULINARY SERVICES

PRIVATE CHEF/ESTATE MANAGER 23 yrs exp w/excellent references, low fat American, international, and vegetarian cuisines. Contact Kathleen 310-924-1118

BOOKKEEPING SERVICES

EXCELLENT QUICKBOOKS Set Ups, Lessons & Troubleshooting Monica Dittrich 560-1384

TUTORING/CLASSES

I am Laura, I am Italian and I would like to Teach you my beautiful language. I am a teacher, I taught at Berlitz. Call 805-565-3720

Study Italian w/native professor, as a guest, in a beautiful Italian home overlooking Florence. 7 yrs teaching exp in SB. Renata: www.vitaitalianaschool.com info@vitaitalianaschool.com ph 39 055 640593

Lucas Adler, a Sabian Cymbal endorser and drum teacher w/20+ yrs experience is presently accepting students of all levels and will travel locally. 453-4258

SB STABLES offers horse riding lessons to riders all ages & levels. Please call for more information. (805) 967-0590 www.santabarbarastables.com

PETS/PET SERVICES

Two Full breed female Maltese puppies four weeks old for sale. Parents on site. Serious inquiries only please. $1,950. (805) 729-1532.

TELEPHONE SERVICES

20% LESS THAN VERIZON Phone/fax/modem/cable/all wiring. Certified network specialist. Same day service. 7 days/wk. 805-564-2575

COMPUTER SERVICES

FIX YOUR COMPUTER --General repairs, trouble shooting, upgrading, networking. tutoring. Solve your computer problems with professional quality service. PC. Call Don 681-8810 or cell 698-2823 e-mail: techrepairs@cox.net

Personal Computer Coach Mature experienced professional 1-on-1 training on your PC or MAC. call 630-1167

AUDIO/VIDEO SERVICES

AFFORDABLE QUALITY WEDDING VIDEOS Weddings, documentaries, special events, Bar Mitzvahs. Great rates. Full DVD w/menus & slideshows. Hollywood level equipment. Call Jared or Kalon for a quote. 284-8953 or 284-3959

TAX SERVICES

DAVE DEE TAX SERVICE Long Form • Self Employed • Rental Real Estate • Itemized Deductions • Capital Gains & Losses • Enrolled Agent. CALL 805-963-5900

PERSONAL/SPECIAL SERVICES

PHOTO RESTORATIONS- Karen Gaines. Professional retoucher. Call for appt. & free est. Old & new photos repaired, restored & preserved. B/W, color & oil tinting. 569-2269

ERRANDS - Need Help? I've had a fun and successful 5 year business helping SB and Montecito residents w/ errands. I have great references from happy clients! Call Nancy at 687-4374

Your Personal Driver. Drive you anywhere local or out of town. Your schedule. Call Dana 967-0336

Chauffeur: Mature Gentleman looking for a live in/out. N/S, N/P. 25 yrs of local experience. Perfect driving record & excellent local references. Please call 805-637-2292.

Mark at your Service- Personal errands, lawn maintenance, household chores, personal handyman. Call cell (541) 788-1982

Local SB beekeeper w/35yrs exp has bees for lease for pollination and/or is looking for additional locations for year-round sites for small groupings of bees. (805) 687-0202 or 895-5672

POSITION AVAILABLE

F T Hskpr: Must love keeping a beautiful home & know proper etiquette. Exp w/refs only. Spk & read Eng fluently. CADL & car req’d. Full Charge w/ ironing, light cooking, entertaining, shopping, plant & pet care. Must be able to work flexible hours. Montecito estate. Salary w/benefits. Please e-mail your information or resume to: simplerose1@gmail.com

POSITION WANTED

Experienced male caregiver seeking live-in or live-out position. Cooking, light housekeeping, errands, laundry and some lifting. Call Martin at (805) 636-2920

Do you need a companion? Friendly, handsome, mature gent. References available. Legitimate only. $25/hr. Call Andre 310-880-0147 or andrelandzaat@msn.com

Certified Nurse’s Assistant shopping, cooking, personal care, companionship. 25 yrs of experience. Excellent references. Able to travel. Full-time. Call Fay 448-6732

HOUSEMAN- Cook, driver (live-in/out). Excellent Montecito references. Michael Fausset (805) 701-4823

Personal Assistant, experienced. Excellent Montecito References. Call Viet (805) 569-1918

HOUSEKEEPING/CLEANING

Reyna’s Cleaning. Good refs & lic. English speaking w/experience. Quality & excellent rates. Residential/commercial. Move outs. Weekly/Monthly. 403-2850

Josefina & Roberto Sanchez Cleaning Services. Residential & Commercial Offices Daily/Weekly/Monthly Rates. Excellent references. We are open all week. Call for an appointment & estimate. Cell: 448-9965

ESTATE/MOVING SALE SERVICES

ESTATE & MOVING SALE SERVICES: I will handle your estate moving sale for you; efficient, experienced, knowledgeable. Call for details—Elizabeth Langtree 733-1030

SUMMER RENTAL WANTED

Professional female seeking 2 bdrm/2bath furnished summer rental July 1-Sept 15. Excellent local references available. Email: rrrcom@aol.com or Telephone: 760 702.2700

SHORT/LONG TERM RENTAL

TUSCANY—Vacation in the heart of Italy’s famous Chianti wine region. Beautiful villa located outside of Florence. Fantastic views, landscape pool. The perfect getaway for friends or family. Accommodates 2-12+ Call 569-0994 or visit www.tuscanyhorizons.com

•COASTAL HIDEAWAYS•-Furnished Vacation Rentals. Short or Long Term. (805) 569-6571 email vacations@coastalhideaways.com www.coastalhideaways.com

MIRAMAR BEACH-2 story Cape Cod on Sand. 2BD, 2BA, completely furnished. Available April 1st’07. Short/Long term. 969-4834 www.mira-mer.com

Picturesque and romantic 3 bedroom & 3 bath home located on one of Montecito's premier streets. Available for rent - minimum one month. Avail May 15th. For info please call (310) 826-0909 x 21

Solvang House Avail. now, comp. remodel & upgraded, 3BR/2BA lease $2,500/mo incl. water & gardener 818-261-5485

Beach house on ocean for rent in Seacliff Beach Colony-Ventura. Furnished 3bdrm/3ba, large kitchen, livingroom & sunroom. 20 minutes from SB, 1hr from LA. $3K/week thru May 31st, $4K/week from June 1st to Sept 30th. 689-6243 or 452-4542

MAUNA KEA RESORT CONDO Hawaii vacation rental: brand new 3br/3ba ocean & sunset views, resort amenities; golf course, tennis & Spa, private beaches at Mauna Kea & Hapuna Resorts. maunakea.randee@gmail.com

MONTECITO house for rent, 2b/1b plus den or extra bed, 1,100sq ft, walk 2 Butterfly Beach & town, w/d hk-up, frt/bk gardens, 2 pking spots, no garage, fireplace, dw, very charming, excel cond. pets poss., Virginia Rd., $2,950/mo.

UPPER VILLAGE FURN 2 ac 2 bd den avail May 1 to Sep 1 $6000/month. Sep 1 to Jan 1 $5000/month. utils incl ns/np. Call mark 886-7097

Large split level studio apt in Montecito avail for individual tenant (1,000sq. ft). Off st parking, private patio, private entrance. NS/NP. $1800/mo includes gas, electric and water. 969-3676

HOUSING WANTED

Married couple w/6lb Yorkie, 8yrs in Carpinteria house sold, must move. Employed, good credit/local refs. She: private caregiver, excellent cook. He: food vendor, landscaper, yard maintenance. Carpinteria, SB, Goleta. Richard & Nina 566-5300

GARDEN/LANDSCAPING/TREE SERVICES

Estate British Gardener Horticulturist Comprehensive knowledge of Californian, Mediterranean, & traditional English plants. All gardening duties personally undertaken including water gardens & koi keeping. Nicholas 805-963-7896

Landscape Maintenance: over 30 yrs experience. English speaking. Call Jim (805) 733-1030

HANDYMAN/CONSTRUCTION SERVICES

HUGH’S HANDYMAN SERVICE Painting/Window Cleaning/Repairs. 705-5601 email hughhandyman@verizon.net

Montecito Asphalt & Seal Coat, plus any surface. Burms trenches, patches. Excellent local refs. Call Roger at (805) 708-3485

FLAGSTONE- garden paths-Patios-Rockwalls-Planting-Irrigation. Portfolio of our work. Brad 688-5475

HANDYMAN-Complete service. Small home repairs jobs. 20 yrs experience in SB & Montecito. Refs. Call David (805) 895-5250 or (805) 897-3837

HOUSE CARE & REPAIR Jory Tremblay (805) 284-6640

964-8032 Ace Enterprises All Services Fix it move it paint it plumb it put it together put it up rig it tear it down clear it out clean it up remove it: house home office lawn & garden. Free estimates emergency services

ART FOR SALE

“ A Magnificent Miniature Art Museum” Exhibit 42 years in making. Call for details. Elizabeth 805-733-1030.

MISCELLANEOUS

COINS WANTED! Bring your collection for my cash offer. Bill’s coins. 4939B Carpinteria, Ave. Carpinteria CA TEL 805 566 0455

Yahama ebony upright piano, mint condition $1400. Antique claw foot oak dining table, 4 chairs, dark finish $400. Kathy 966-0260

Sofa, white fashion, walnut legs $200.00 good price and kingsize bed with sheets $100.00 good bed without frames. Kathy 964-4711 ext 5225 or eve 966-5833

HOST FAMILIES

Seeking families to host 12-15 Japanese high school girls ages 15 & 16 from the Yakumo Academy . They will arrive Tuesday, July 17th & depart July 29th. The girls are here to attend summer school at Cold Spring School from 9am to 4pm. Host families will be responsible for their breakfasts, dinners and transportation to and from school during school days and on weekends provide meals and fun educational events. The Yakumo Academy will reimburse host families $350 per student. Please call Kathy 969-4086.