Community News and Announcements
Ojai Valley Internet Radio (OVIR) has been around since November 2012 and since making this discovery I’ve been exposed to so many great musical genres and local musicians. Read story.
Reaching for Stars, the annual fundraiser supporting Youth and Family Services YMCA (YFS) will be held Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 5:45 pm at the Santa Barbara Woman’s Club (Rockwood). Read story.
Sexual wellness authority and modern sex educator Jessica Drake will lecture at University of California – Santa Barbara on Monday, May 20, as part of Dr. Constance Penley’s “Topics in Film and Popular Culture” class. Read story.
Lynn Paul Reitnouer played college basketball in the 1950's. Read story.
The unemployment rate for Santa Barbara County decreased to 6.0 percent in April 2013, according to figures released today by the State Employment Development Department (EDD). Read story.
The following are answers to California Outdoors questions. Read story.
From June 10 to August 23, an average of 150 kids attend the Club’s summer day camp from 8am to 5:30pm and participate in a wide variety of structured activities including a science lab (real hands-on science experiments), sports, games, art, library, swimming, and field trips. Read story.
This Saturday, May 18th from 9:00am-12:00pm, the Santa Barbara and Santa Ynez chapters of the EAA (Experimental Aircraft Association, Inc.) will host Young Eagles Day at the Santa Ynez Airport. Read story.
Caltrans crews will be performing repairs on Hwy. 101 at Las Positas Road on Friday, May 17. Read story.
– Vintners to award $2,500 annually to two Allan Hancock College students –
On Thursday, May 23 two meritorious individuals pursuing a course of study in the field of enology and viticulture at Allan Hancock College will receive scholarships funded by the Santa Barbara Vintners’ Foundation. Read story.
The Santa Barbara County Sheriff's office in partnership with the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children participates in the 'Take 25' campaign to commemorate National Missing Children's Day. Read story.
Sterling Properties & Estates has expanded its operations to include a second office in the lower village of Montecito. Their second location, which opened on May 1st, is located at 1225 Coast Village Road, Suite I. Read story.
A Region 2 Arabian Horse Show which is to be held again this year at the Earl Warren Show Grounds in beautiful Santa Barbara, California from 19-23 June. Read story.
The Arts Fund is pleased to announce the opening of the Spring 2013 Teen Arts Mentorship Group Exhibition on Friday, May 24, 2013. More than 50 paintings, photographs, and bronze sculptures, will highlight the diverse talents of 30 high school students who participated in four mentorship classes this spring. This year’s program was led by local master artists Nevin Littlehale, Michael Irwin, Elizabeth Schwyzer, and Phillip Van Nostrand. Read story.
EDC Reaches Major Clean Water Settlement Targeting Pollution From Oil and Gas Field in Coastal Ventura County
Vintage Production California, LLC Agrees to Better Manage Stormwater Runoff from Rincon Grubb Oil Field, Provide Advance Notice and Water Quality Testing for Hydraulic Fracturing Read story.