News Features

New Gun Laws After Isla Vista Murders?

Lois Capps leads charge for stricter regulations. Read story.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Counties Ending Immigration Holds

Santa Barbara joins jurisdictions who have stopped the courtesy to the feds. Read story.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Skewed Distribution in Transfers to UC

A recent UC report outlines efforts to increase community college transfers. Read story.

Monday, July 7, 2014

A Muddy Affair: Historic Home Spared Demolition

Pearl Chase Society goes to bat for Montecito's 174-year-old Hosmer Adobe. Read story.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Council Intervenes in Hedge Spite Bite

Height ordinance tweaked to limit number of revenge complaints. Read story.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Santa Barbara Protests Hobby Lobby Decision

Demonstrators speak out against the Supreme Court ruling. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

NASA Chief Visits Goleta Company

Charles Bolden tours Deployable Space Systems with Mars on his mind. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

City Exec Jim Armstrong to Retire

With this week’s news, a major leadership makeover is almost complete at City Hall. Read story.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

GOP Bigwig David Lack Faces Fraud Trial

He’s accused of lying to banks and swindling a high-profile conservative activist. Read story.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Santa Maria District Election Attempt Loses in Court

Petitions deemed fatally defective for lack of statement that signature-gatherers were over 18. Read story.

Friday, June 20, 2014

Appeals Pour In, but Montecito Has No Water to Spare

Residents cry foul over drought penalties, ask district for mercy. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

What's Next for Isla Vista?

UCSB chancellor issues lengthy list of improvement efforts. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Should the Island Fox Be Delisted?

Stellar rebound sparks movement to remove Channel Islands critter from Endangered Species Act list. Read story.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Rampage Victim Walks During UCSB Graduation

Thunderous applause greets Keith Cheung as he gets diploma on Saturday. Read story.

Monday, June 16, 2014

School District Dealing with English-Learner Limbo

Advisory committee suggests new position to work with parents. Read story.

Thursday, June 12, 2014
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