A reader sends a halo to Frank at Savon for his hard work and sense of humor while signing people up for Covid-19 vaccines.


A reader sends a halo to Mario at Albertsons. “Thank you for helping me open the olive oil bottle. Everyone needs a man around the house!”


A reader sends a halo to the Carpinteria Warrior Football Team. “You don’t give up! You’re the best!”


A reader sends a halo to the wonderful honest person who found the reader’s wallet and turned it in at Chase Bank. “God bless you!”


A reader sends a halo to Ray, the Good Samaritan who stopped on Via Real to put the reader’s chain back on their bike and to Joaquin of Gonzo Cycles for tightening and lubricating the chain. “I am grateful to these two men for their kindness; I can ride my bike safely now and do not have to worry about a loose chain!”


A reader sends a halo to Charles Bryant of Carpinteria High School for helping students daily to cross Foothill Road safely.

A reader sends a halo to Hurley Optical for exceptional service, price and expertise. “I 

received my trifocals in five days instead of the four months offered by the giant 

chain store providers. Be social, shop local!”


A reader sends a halo to the city of Carpinteria Parks & Recreation Department, in particular Tiffany, for being open to concerns and for beautifying parks.


A reader sends a halo to Ivona at Carpinteria Valley Lumberyard in the garden department for spending time advising the reader, a new growing gardener.


A reader sends a halo to Matt the plumber for quickly helping the reader with a plumbing emergency when a fast-flowing faucet would not turn off. “I really appreciate their services.”


A reader sends a halo to Danielle Methmann at Danielle Renee Art for her cool and neat art show at the Ojai Valley Inn. “It was super fun and nice to see a new artist out sharing their style with the world.”


A reader sends a halo all the folks who shop, donate and volunteer at Laughing Buddha Thrift. “You help us keep the buddha laughing!”


A reader sends a halo to Melody with an “M” at Albertsons floral department. “Thank you for the creative pumpkin arrangement; you’re the best!”


A reader sends a halo the people who have Christmas lights up already. “It’s never too early for Christmas.” 


A reader sends a pitchfork to the two guys without helmets speeding down 7th Street on their motorized scooters and blew through a four-way-stop while laughing. 


A reader sends a pitchfork to the local restaurant that doesn’t give diners a choice of rare, medium or well done for their burgers. 

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Best of luck to Carp Kitchen and Grocery. I have been twice now and its delicious. Nice to see some continued variety in town.

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