Fire damaged a kitchen Friday afternoon at a house on Carrsbrook Drive. It happened shortly after 1 p.m. at 220 Carrsbrook Drive. A pan with grease on the stovetop began to burn, and the fire extended to a microwave and cabinets. Two people in the house had slight burns. No firefighters were injuried. Authorities say a smoke alarm in the house was not working at the time of the fire. Estimated damage was $2,500.
Monday afternoon Virginia Baseball had its name called during the NCAAT Selection Show and it will be featured in UC Santa Barbara's Region as the #3 seed. The Hoos will open up play against #2 seed Southern California, while #4 seed San Diego State will match up with the host #1 UC Santa Barbara.
The center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.