Anniversaries

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
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Joe and Kim (Casselman) Franken were married on Nov. 10, 1990 at Casa Dorinda in Montecito. Their close friends and Casa Dorinda residents attended their wedding and Judge James Pattillo performed the ceremony. It was one of less than three weddings that have been held at Casa Dorinda. Joe i…

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
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Cullen and Dorothea (Dottie) Deck were married on Aug. 27, 1955 at San Pedro Methodist Church. The couple met in seventh grade at Narbonne High School in Lomita, California, and began dating as seniors. They moved to Carpinteria 50 years ago when Cullen became Assistant Principal at Carpinte…

Wednesday, August 12, 2020
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Michael and Laura Cleary were married on Aug. 13, 1960, at the Sacred Heart Church of the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana. It was the start of 60 wonderful years, said Michael, married to “the perfect girl.” The Clearys moved to a Shepard Mesa home in Carpinteria 22 years ago…

Birthdays

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
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“…if you are among the very young at heart,” Frank Sinatra sang, and at 99-years-young, Alma Heck (with her daughter Karen Cornelius) knows just what he meant. She has lived in Carpinteria and served First Baptist Church for 51 years.   

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Wednesday, March 04, 2020
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Recently, the Hansen family gathered in Carpinteria to celebrate Phyllis Hansen’s 97th birthday. Family members came from as far as Alaska and enjoyed the Carpinteria sun while toasting Phyllis. Family members included: Risa Hansen Claypool of Eureka; Scott Claypool of Ukiah; Kevin Hansen of…

Births

Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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Baby boy August Michael Moses Abbott was born on Aug. 3, 2020 at Cottage Hospital to new parents, Shauna Moses Abbott and Christopher Abbott. August weighed 8 lbs., 9 oz. Grandparents are June and Gerald Abbott of Carpinteria and Pat and the late Michael Moses of Ventura.

Thursday, February 27, 2020
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
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The Mutal family is happy to announce the birth of a new Carpinteria resident: Baby boy Santi Adán Mutal was born on Jan. 29, 2020, to Mark Mutal and Olivia Uribe-Mutal of Carpinteria. Santi has a two-year old brother, Lucca Antonio Mutal.

Engagements

Wednesday, August 19, 2020
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
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Luisa and Dennis McLoughlin of Carpinteria are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Asia McLaughlin of Carpinteria to Nicholas Batastini of Santa Barbara. The groom-elect’s parents are Barbara and Victor Batastini of Santa Barbara. 

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
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Michael Leonard of Ventura and Madalenne Leonard of Carpinteria are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Jennifer to Ben Sullivan, son of Mark and Ossi Sullivan of Martinez, California. They met while studying at California State University, Monterey Bay. Jennifer received he…

Weddings

Tuesday, July 30, 2019
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Surrounded by close friends and family, Amy Woodworth and Matt Drain, both of Carpinteria, were married along Snake River in Swan Valley, Idaho, on July 21, 2019. Drain’s children, Kelsey Bender and Aaron Drain, officiated the wedding, and Woodworth’s sister, Lex McCarthy, was maid of honor.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
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On Saturday, March 9, five local couples began married life during a single, multiple wedding service at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Carpinteria. At the conclusion of the service, Fr. Castañedas said to the newlyweds: “May God bless these couples as they become signs of God’s love through …

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
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Theresa Suzi Keldsen and Paul Beierle, both of Carpinteria, were married on Nov. 18, in a ceremony held at sunset on the beach in South Lake Tahoe. The bride’s son Dylan gave away the bride and the officiant was Minister Irvalene Blount.