Selected stories from our weekly newspaper.
Concert Benefit Featuring Ingrid Michaelson
This year, Kids Helping Kids has secured platinum-selling singer/songwriter Ingrid Michaelson to headline the fundraiser. Read story.
L.A. Youngsters Return with At Best Cuckold
The young Sub Pop signees return to the fold and play SOhO in support of their new sophomore album. Read story.
Glen Phillips and Velasco Make Us the Ultimate Thanksgiving Playlist
Toad the Wet Sprocket frontman Glen Phillips and L.A. songwriter Velasco make us the ultimate Thanksgiving playlist. Read story.
The Santa Barbara Independent's Annual Celebration of Good People
The Santa Barbara Independent's annual celebration of good people. Read story.
Re-branding Effort Underway for County Mental Health, but What About Puff Unit?
A re-branding effort is underway for county mental health, but what about the Puff Unit? Read story.
Lawsuit Filed Over Santa Barbara Woman's Death After Routing Snafu
Lawsuit filed over Santa Barbara woman's death after routing snafu. Read story.
Santa Barbara's Beloved Music Venue Celebrates Two Decades of Survival
For Santa Barbara’s beloved music venue, survival is all about community. Read story.
Remembering the Great Movie Music of Elmer Bernstein
Paul Williams hosts this series, which begins with To Kill a Mockingbird on November 24. Read story.
From Espressway Café to Carrillo Street, Roy Gandy Reflects on His 30-Plus Year Culinary Career
From Espressway Café to Carrillo Street, Roy Gandy reflects on his 30-plus year culinary career in Santa Barbara. Read story.
An In-the-Trenches Look at What It Takes to Make a Life in Paradise
Told by the survivors themselves, the many trials and triumphs of calling Santa Barbara home. Read story.
Can UCSB Chancellor Yang Weather Tuition-Increase Storm? How Does Lori Gaskin Bounce Back from Defeat of City College Bond?
The Other White Meat Read story.
Report Details Potential Cures for Town's Many Ills
Report details potential cures for town's many ills. Read story.
Los Angeles Indie Rockers Close Out the S.B. Bowl Season
This weekend marks the official end of concert season for the Santa Barbara Bowl, and they’re going out with a bang Read story.
21st-Century Schools Do Things Differently
From when the bells ring to where the field trips go and how parents receive report cards, schools are changing to adapt to a new era in education. Read story.
Pygmy Mammoths, Climate Change, and a Fond Farewell to a Man I Never Met
Pygmy mammoths, climate change, and a fond farewell to a man I never met. Read story.