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Football: Bishop Diego Beats Fillmore

The Cardinals defeat the visiting Fillmore Flashes 23-6 at La Playa Stadium in the Tri-Valley League opener for both teams. Read story.

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Joshua Bell Is Back

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents the superstar violinist with Italian pianist Alessio Bax at the Granada Theatre. Read story.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Double Energy Twins Take on Food Allergies

Judi and Shari Zucker write The Ultimate Allergy-Free Cookbook. Read story.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

GVB: San Marcos v. Dos Pueblos

The Royals put it all together to outlast the Chargers in five sets last night. Read story.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Adoptable Pets of the Week

These bunny sisters are a low-key pair looking for a home. Read story.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Chicano Batman Plays for Free in I.V.

This East L.A. group is fusing genres, styles, and cultural references. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Tinariwen’s Transcendental Blues

This Saharan band lives in that sweet spot where psych rock and blues combine. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

When Uni Met Abalone at the Biltmore

Chef Alessandro Cartumini honored to prepare special James Beard dinner at Four Seasons Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Vision Quest of Vintage 2014

Wil Fernandez’s Multimedia Portrayal of a Year in Santa Barbara Wine Country Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

5K Run/Walk for Love

Domestic Violence Solutions holds its first ever 5K Run/Walk for Love fundraiser. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

The Awakened World International Film Fest Debuts

This first-ever event is bringing some of Santa Barbara’s stars into the spotlight. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

State Street Ballet Premieres Scheherazade

Chicago-based dancer/choreographer Autumn Eckman debuts a piece she first considered 15 years ago when she was a company dancer with State Street Ballet. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Sports: Running Against the Odds

A daughter with a paralyzing disease gets a push from her father in the S.B. Marathon. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Bella Bellosguardo

Despite some outright begging, only a select handful of Santa Barbara Independent staffers got to visit Huguette Clark's Bellosguardo estate for our cover story, namely Columnist Barney Brantingham and Executive Arts Editor Charles Donelan, who captured himself and the third lucky one, Paul Wellman, our ever-on-duty photography editor. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Surf Brewery Mondo’s

Review of Surf Brewery Mondo's Blonde Ale. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014
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