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Library Director to Retire

Irene Macias hangs up her book bag.

Son of County Supervisor, Goleta Councilmember Arrested on Drug, Gun Charges

Richard Farr found with 50-plus pounds of marijuana and hundreds of rounds of ammunition.

Police Pursuit Ends in Driver-Inflicted Stabbing

After swerving into CHP Officer, Ford truck driver intentionally wounds himself.

Missing Child Found in Siskiyou County

Three-year-old boy, abducted by mother, reunited with father.

Santa Barbara Attorneys File Whistleblower Lawsuit against Haggen

Employee who challenged overpricing says she was forced to retire.

Adoptable Pet of the Week

Mellow long-haired kitty needs a home!

California Campaign Contributions Disclosed

New search tool gives public access to campaign finance data.

Compassion Fatigue

A Day in the Life of an Animal Welfare Worker

Ad Campaign Seeks to 'Rebrand' Isla Vista

Creator says commercials show "what Isla Vista was and can become again."

Equal Pay for Equal Work

I worked at various jobs from dishwasher to computer scientist for over 49 years, and during most of those years, women were the dominant sex.

Read and Eat at the Library

Renovated Central Library includes new, open spaces.

The Doomsday Deal

The Iran deal guarantees a complete breakdown of nonproliferation efforts.

Farmers Sue Goleta Water District

A coalition of Goleta Valley farmers have sued the Goleta Water District, charging the district violated state law by adopting new drought-inspired water rates without providing the required documentation showing the new rates correspond to the actual costs of delivering water.

Mitchum Must Pay Capps Attorney's Fees

Judge Donna Geck ordered former congressional challenger Chris Mitchum to pay $37,757 in attorney’s fees for the defamation lawsuit he filed against Rep. Lois Capps that was thrown out of court earlier this year.

County Bans RVs in Isla Vista

The Board of Supervisors took steps to amend the county code to prohibit oversized vehicles from parking in Isla Vista 10 p.m.-6 a.m.

UCSB Pledges Big Bucks for IV Community Services District

UCSB pledged this week to contribute $200,000 each year from 2017 to 2024 to a community services district should one be established in Isla Vista.

Fabled Gables: 505 Chapala Street

Built in 1887 for the Levy family, this house reflects an Italianate and Victorian style.

Make Myself at Home: Prominent Perch Hits Market for First Time

Take a look inside 525 Miramonte Drive, home to the Urton family since 1939.

Moonalice’s Magic Music for Masses

Roger McNamee’s band spreads the ’60s gospel of free culture.

New Supper Club Theater Comes to Goleta

The Timbers to host the Goodland Supper Club.

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