Checking in with Montecito one year later

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A candlelight procession was held on Wednesday night for those killed in the 1/9 Debris Flow. And while things look back to normal along the downtown business district, if you talk to people living and working there, they’ll tell you a different story.

Richie Ramirez at Richie’s Barber Shop on Coast Village Road. Photo by Kathryn Barnes/KCRW

Owner Alison Hardey behind the counter at Jeannine’s Bakery. Photo by Kathryn Barnes/KCRW




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