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Unremitting Evolution of Downtown I.V.

Generations of businesses have struggled to find their niche within the dense student enclave.

The Paris Project: Day 1

The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference kicks off in France amid high hopes and heavy hearts.

Democratic Socialists

Economic inequality is the root cause of a whole series of America’s societal problems.

County Jail Inmate Dies on Thanksgiving

Pending coroner’s report, authorities say Johnny DeWitt suffered medical emergency.

SBCC to Break Ground at West Campus

New building, the last funded by Measure V, will house offices and 23 classrooms.

Smashing Pumpkins at the Zoo

Elephants celebrate Thanksgiving feast in their own vegetarian way.

Trikke Tech Unveils ‘Freedom’ E-Bike

The Santa Barbara County–based electric-bike company releases its latest model.

Saving Bees with Surveillance

EyesOnHives uses data and analytics to combat declining bee populations.

Rare Book House Sells Unpublished Brontë Manuscript

Brontë Society in England welcomes short story segment and poem by Charlotte Brontë.

First Responders Combat Fire Along West Camino Cielo

Firefighters contained the blaze before any homes, buildings, or residents were harmed.

‘Artists’ Balls’

The Arts Fund shows balls for the holidays.


Paris or Beirut, Istanbul or Mumbai or Mombasa, Oklahoma City all come at you wild, headlong, unannounced, and everything shatters: most notably trust and her sister, peace.

The S.B. Questionnaire: Corinna Gordon

Talking travel and humor with the interior designer and jeweler to the stars.

Former UCSB Coach Alleges Discrimination, Retaliation

Cathy Neushul claims she was demoted after complaining the men's team received more funding.

Bus Lines 1 and 2 Stop More Frequently

Morning stops increase for Eastside and Westside buses.

Venoco Reports Net Loss

Company attributes lower revenue to sale of its Oxnard facility.


With all the hatred, killing, and suffering in the world today, why do the solutions being suggested by our world leaders advocate wiping out and destroying the bad people?

Girls Inc. Opens New Teen Center

Nonprofit now serves ninth grade girls.

District Attorney Named Attorney of the Year

Nonprofit organization Santa Barbara Women Lawyers will honor Joyce Dudley.

UCSB Scientists Help Upgrade Particle Collider

Project reaches milestone construction phase.

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