Red Kettle Campaign Chairman Cozetta Blow greets customers as she rings a bell
at the Vons in Lompoc. At left, Maurita Jaurequi of the Salvation Army rings a bell for donations in Santa Maria. //Ian Gonzaga/Staff
Lompoc’s Erica Elenes tries to shoot over Righetti’s Linsey Avila during non-league girls water polo action at Righetti High. Elenes scored two goals and even played goalie in the first quarter, saving six shots. //Bryan Walton/Staff
The annual Nativity Pageant scheduled for tonight at Solvang's
outdoor Festival Theater has been canceled because of rain, and
this evening's Santa Ynez Valley Jazz Band concert has been moved
from tonight to 4 p.m. Wednesday in Solvang Park.