On the Beat
In life, you never know who — or what — is going to show up at your back door. Read story.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
The Kennedy mystique brought cheering crowds amid “Eugene McCarthy for President” signs. Read story.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
A dark cloud descended on the streets of Santa Barbara on November 22, 1963. Read story.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Barney's revisiting them, too. Read story.
Thursday, November 14, 2013
It’s horrible to contemplate, Montecito becoming a wasteland of empty chichi eateries, barren beauty salons, and echoing real estate offices. Read story.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Emilie Newton of Santa Ynez Valley traveled to Baie-du-Mesle, Haiti to build a school and found much more. Read story.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
With Yosemite National Park a part of the federal shutdown news, Barney's tempted to hike back up to the melting Lyell Glacier. Read story.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
The City of Palmdale's November election was cancelled by a judge; is S.B. next? Read story.
Thursday, October 10, 2013
If this appeals to you, the line is forming outside Bellosguardo. Read story.
Thursday, October 3, 2013
He saved $885K, but it cost him $53M. Read story.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
U.S. Geological Survey researchers say a 9.1-level earthquake in Alaska would send punishing waves down the California coast. Read story.
Thursday, September 19, 2013
In this unobtrusive Bath Street house, women from all walks of life learn the skills for a new life, without alcohol or drugs. Read story.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Santa Barbarans fumed while facing up to an eight-minute delay just trying to get onto the 101 or across it. Read story.
Thursday, September 5, 2013
Barney recalls Mercedes Eichholz, “Feisty Lady,” who died last Thursday. Read story.
Thursday, August 29, 2013
John Frankenheimer’s cult film Seconds, full of Montecito boho pranksters, has been restored. Read story.