To determine America's hardest-working cities, local directory site Locality.com analyzed the average number of hours that local businesses work each week with an emphasis on service-oriented businesses like dry cleaners and hair salons. Here are the Top 25:
It was a summer slam in Santa Barbara from what was once Hurricane Marie. Now it has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm, but the force coming in from the Pacific Ocean has roughed up some of our coastline.
A catalytic converter in a passing vehicle is suspected to be the cause of a brush fire that broke out Wednesday afternoon on the Harris Grade, near Lompoc. Firefighters were able to limit the blaze to less than 20 acres.