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Goleta Ranked One of Best Cities to Live

Comes in 79th on Best 100 list.

Review: Joshua Bell and Alessio Bax at the Granada Theatre

In a recital that was a feast for refinements and subtleties, Joshua Bell and Alessio Bax appear to enjoy an ideal partnership.

State Street Christmas Tree Saved

Consumer Fire Products, Inc. swoops in to keep holiday tradition alive.

No SBCC Tennis Team

The schools is requiring the men's tennis team to raise its own funds, a team that had the highest GPA of all men's teams.

Mitchum: Not Invisible

Where was Congressmember Lois Capps when she was asked to debate her opponent?

Downtown Policing

Your story on the city’s move to add Community Service Officers in the downtown corridor carried the odd wording that the city “cracks” down on street people.

Guidance, Balance … Suspicion?

I have long counted on The Independent to provide guidance and a certain balanced view at election time.

Measure P: Disappointment

What happened? Did you get paid off?

Murder Suspect Appears in Court

Authorities release the name of the victim and details around the killing.

Costume Capers

Vote for your favorite Indy staffer's costume!

County Approves Permanent Fencing in Isla Vista

A 1,400-foot stretch is meant to prevent future cliff falls.

Getting Out the Student Vote

UCSB and Cal Poly sign up thousands before November election.

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is a joyous occasion if you are a child. However, it is not so fun if you are a pet.

Adoptable Pet of the Week

Charlie is a very sweet, affectionate and playful white toy poodle, just a little over six pounds.

BWP: DP v. San Marcos

Chargers come through with a team-high four goals in a 13-9 win for Dos Pueblos.

Coast Village Plaza Sells for $13 Million

New owners plan slate of exterior upgrades.

Sentencing in Downtown Gang Stabbing

Javier Hernandez III and Juan Jose Vasquez will each serve eight years in prison.

Goleta Gets New Public Works Director

Rosemarie Gaglione has held the interim post since the spring.

What Really Matters About Measure P

The language can be fixed, the groundwater cannot.

No on P

Why would people vote "yes" on Measure P?

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