A reader sends a halo to Rincon Beach Park hosts Randy and Annie, who recently left the scene. “A great void in all our hearts. God bless you guys and wish you the very best.”


A reader sends a pitchfork to the reader’s neighbor who puts unwanted household items and “junk” at the end of their driveway for all to see as we drive up the road. “There are numerous legitimate ways to dispose of unwanted household items, and leaving them at the end of your driveway ‘til someone eventually comes along to claim it is not one of them.”


A reader sends a pitchfork to all the parents who drive through the Canalino pick-up area after school and proceed to park in the drive through. “It’s called a drive through for a reason, you drive through it! You’re holding up the entire line by getting out and finding your kid and it’s irritating the rest of us who understand the concept. Get it together!”

A reader sends a pitchfork to people who cut down healthy trees. “Over the past two weeks, I’ve counted (so many) Carpinteria trees that have been removed on public and private properties. We need them now more than ever to combat climate change.”