Direct Relief Volunteer Turns 107

Edythe Kirchmaier, world's oldest Facebook user, has helped the nonprofit for four decades.

Bay Area Man Convicted of Human Trafficking

Brannon Pitcher was found guilty of repeatedly abusing an underage girl.

Jury Deliberating Over Cab Company’s Role in Fatal Hit-and-Run

The mother of Simon Chavez, killed in 2013, is suing for $8.2 million.

Carrillo Plaza Sells for $12.2 Million

Downtown shopping center bought by private Los Angeles real estate company.

Crime-Filled Weekend in Isla Vista

Two frat party fights, multiple burglaries, and a drunken suspect flees from authorities and falls off a ...

Women’s Rights in Africa

Antioch University hosts panel of renowned female activists.

New Lompoc Housing Development Underway

Falcon Heights community will add 48 family homes to Vandenberg Village.

City Tax Receipts Go Up

Healthy growth seen in recent reports of sales and transient occupancy taxes collected from 2014.

Paddling the Big Sur Coast

Last October, Chuck Graham kayaked along a good chunk of the breathtaking coastline.

Bonsai Boy

Ten-year-old Tyler DeBlauw wins statewide bonsai scholarship.

Cutting the Red Tape

Franklin School opens a new service center designed to help everyone in ...

Ganging Up on Gun Violence

Capps teams with Richard Martinez, reflects on State of the Union.

New President for Planned Parenthood

Jenna Tosh talks about protestors, Congress, and her plans for the Santa ...

Miramar Approved, but Not So Fast

One Montecito family says they plan to challenge the decision over parking ...

Books: The Brain’s Way of Healing

Canadian-born psychiatrist Dr. Norman Doidge discusses recent discoveries in neuroplasticity.

Fall Out Boy

The band’s latest LP seeks to evolve rock as a method of preserving it.

RL Grime Drops Into Velvet Jones

The Los Angeles producer plays an intimate Santa Barbara show on Thursday, February 5.

Review: Mortdecai

Johnny Depp’s latest isn’t great, but it certainly doesn’t signal the end of Western civilization as many ...

Kansas: Miracles Out of Nowhere

A look at the rise of one of rock ‘n’ roll’s most unlikely success stories.

A Better You

The Upright Citizen Brigade alum improvs a movie with a little help from his friends.

Wet Bum

Coming-of-age film about a teenage girl swimmer who works at a senior citizen home.

Newspress Protest


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