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Santa Ynez, S.B. Foundations Enter Third Year of Partnership

Grant applications open to countywide, valley nonprofits.

Hot Dog Man Bill Connell Dies

He was an effective crusader for military veterans.

SBIFF 2016: Centerpiece Film

Terrence Malick’s ‘Knight of Cups’ circles around an idea but doesn’t connect.

The Epitome of California Surf Culture

Surfing is as much a part of the I.V. milieu as studying and partying.

The S.B. Questionnaire: Harlene Conlin

Talking video and family business with the cofounder of YTS Films.

Santa Barbara Dance Theatre Delivers

SBDT debuted its 2016 season with a presentation of three fresh works by its past and present directors.

SBIFF 2016: Producers Panel

An all-star group talks money, directors, and the Academy Awards.

SBIFF 2016: Virtuoso Awards

Nine-year-old Jacob Tremblay steals the entertaining evening.

Buellton Bank Robbery Leads to One Arrest

John Stacey Roller, 46, allegedly robbed the Highway 246 Rabobank.

SBIFF 2016: Screenwriters Panel

A gaggle of scribes discuss the fine art of procrastination.

Oil Train Meets Massive Backlash

Hundreds of activists oppose the Phillips 66 proposal.

Something Smells Fishy

Santa Barbara's Planning Commission tossed a red herring when it claimed outlawing vacation rentals would reduce the county's affordable housing crisis.

State Water and the Desecration of the Goodland

Goletians must reflect on what got our community into this mess in the first place.

Homeless Rights Advocate Dies in Bike Crash

Freak accident claims Ed Mannon.

From EOF to Park?

Did you know that Venoco’s Ellwood Onshore Facility (EOF) located next to the Bacara Resort has been operating as a “nonconforming use” since 1991?

SBIFF 2016: American Riviera Awards

Michael Keaton and Rachel McAdams charmed the Arlington audience.

Building Green with Ecorithm

Co-founders aim to create an economically and socially viable energy solution.

Sanuk Relocates to Goleta

Irvine-based sandal maker moves in with parent company Decker.

UCSB Anscombe Society Hosts Marriage Debate

“After Obergefell” event aims to foster civil discourse.

SBIFF 2016: Fun Night with Johnny Depp

The shy actor gets delightfully weird and personal at the Film Festival.

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