Tag archives: plaque

Award Plaques
By Elizabeth Stewart   |   January 30, 2024

“Mr. Watson, come here, I need you!” So said Alexander Graham Bell to his assistant in 1876, and those were the first words understood – and heard – through a telephone wire. Bell had spilled battery acid on his pant leg, and he needed help before the acid burned through the fabric. Thus began the […]

Plaque Dedication at the Corner Green
By Kelly Mahan Herrick   |   September 27, 2018

On September 20, nearly 100 people gathered at the “corner green” at San Ysidro Road and East Valley Road, for a special dedication ceremony to mark the installation of a new plaque dedicated to the victims of the Thomas Fire and mudslides. “The plaque is here to note and remember the lives lost, as well […]

Upper Village Memorial
By Kelly Mahan Herrick   |   September 13, 2018

Next Thursday, September 20, the Montecito Community Foundation in collaboration with the Montecito Association will unveil a plaque dedicated to the victims of the Thomas Fire of December 2017 and the subsequent debris flows of January 9. Members of the community are encouraged to attend.  The 20-inch x 31-inch bronze plaque will list the names […]