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Saks & The City

Vol. 15 Issue 9

Saks and the City, the Sequel

In a town where non-profits are fiercely competing for precious dollars these days, The Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation, founded 6 years ago by Nikki Simon-Katz is hard at work raising funds to ensure that children in Santa Barbara, Ventura and San Louis Obispo Counties receive the undivided attention and comfort of their parents during treatment and recovery of cancer. “Cancer does not stop in a financial downturn,” said Executive Director Marni Rozet.

Village Beat

MPC New Appointments

At its first meeting of 2009, Montecito Planning Commission welcomed new commissioner Dan Eidelson and appointed former vice chair Michael Phillips as this year’s chairman. Before accepting the nomination, Phillips stipulated, “Historically, we’ve had a rotational system wherein the chairperson was in line and stood up and accepted this position....

A Girl's Life

A Rose Isn’t Always Just a Rose

We’ve all survived another Valentine’s Day – the day when our love lives and lovers are put to the impossible test of proving this isn’t just another Hallmark Holiday. Although the stress of this year’s love celebration was compounded by the more logical need to zip shut our wallets, men...