Beatbox: to sing to the rhythm of rap music
Bromance: A close non-sexual relationship between men
Buzzkill: one that has a depressing or negative effect
Chillax: to calm down
Coqui: a small arboreal frog
Dubstep: a type of electronic dance music
Frenemy: one who pretends to be a friend but is actually an enemy
Funplex: a building with facilities for sports and games
Geocache: to search for hidden items by using a Global Positioning System device as part of a game
Gi: A white garment worn in martial arts
Hashtag: a word or phrase preceded by the symbol # that categorizes the accompanying text
Jockdom: the world of athletes
Joypad: a device with buttons to control computer images
Mixtape: a compilation of songs recorded from various sources
Mojito: a cocktail made of rum, sugar, mint, and lime juice
Po: a chamber pot
Ponzu: a tangy sauce used chiefly on seafood
Qigong: a Chinese system of physical exercises
Schmutz: dirt, grime
Selfie: an image of oneself taken by oneself using a phone camera
Soju: Korean vodka distilled from rice or sweet potato
Sudoko: a puzzle involving the numbers 1 through 9
Texter: One that texts
Vlog: to blog video material
Vodcast: to make video files available for download over the Internet
Webzine: a magazine published on the Internet
Yuzu: a sour Japanese citrus fruit
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The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide at a residence in the 2200 block of Alamo Pintado Avenue in Los Olivos Thursday morning.
John Palminteri photo
A Santa Barbara man believed to be involved in an auto burglary was caught by Santa Barbara Police who had him at gunpoint before getting handcuffs on his wrists.
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Santa Barbara Police Chief Cam Sanchez was involved in a serious car accident last Friday morning.
Santa Barbara County Fire responded to a fully involved barn fire in Los Olivos Thursday morning.
A previously scheduled concert at St. Mark's-in-the-Valley Episcopal Church in Los Olivos is now offering free admission in light of Thursday's tragic events.
Source: Paso Robles Police Department
Paso Robles police arrested 26-year-old Jose Ayala Martinez, of San Miguel, early Thursday and booked him into San Luis Obispo County Jail on domestic violence related charges.
A small vegetation fire broke out in Goleta's Cathedral Oaks area just after 3 p.m., Wednesday.
A Los Olivos family is without a home tonight, as the community works to help them get back on their feet.
Three schools in Los Olivos have been placed on lock down Thursday morning as Sheriff's deputies swarm a home in the 2200 block of Alamo Pintado.
A new study by the proofreading app Grammarly reveals varying grammar skills on Facebook among the supporters of the 19 presidential candidates. But whose supporters came out on top and who ranked at the bottom?
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