A reader sends a halo to Ken Ha for hosting another successful Independence Day Tennis Tournament at Sandpiper. “You are a community-focused and all-around great guy. Lots of fun!”

A reader sends a halo to Beth at Carpinteria Lumber Company garden center for the excellent customer service and going above and beyond the call of duty. “This senior citizen thanks you very much for your kindness.”

A reader sends a halo to Tim, Nadine, Felipe and band for the great party. “You all rock!”

A reader sends a halo to Island Brewing Company for saving my daughter’s boogie board last week

A reader sends a halo to the Carpinteria Lions for hosting a really fun July 4th community BBQ celebration. “It was one of those special events that makes living in Carp such a blessing.”

A reader sends a halo to Ron Massouris for helping our community develop tennis skills.

A reader sends a pitchfork to the person who stole the purse and $300 from a small local business struggling to support their family. “My daughter is a single parent—this is very hard.”

A reader sends a pitchfork to the person who stole a $1,300 equipment box from Carpinteria Valley Girls Softball 12 Under Team. The team made it to the State Championship and then someone cut the chain and stole their bases, chalker and other tools used to set infield, “which is a big loss for our small league struggling to give our young woman a place to play softball.”

A reader sends a pitchfork to the people who have stolen trashcans, locks and other tennis equipment from Carpinteria Middle School.

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A reader sends a Halo to JR and his crew at Colson's for being honest, friendly, and taking great care of your customers! Seems like a rarity these days!

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