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From Monday, September 12, through Saturday, September 17, the Carrillo Recreation Center (100 E. Carrillo St.) will host a week of free adult and youth classes as part of its open house event. For a complete schedules and details, visit


The Santa Barbara International Film Festival recently announced the departure of Director of Programming Candace Schermerhorn, who will be leaving her post to produce an upcoming documentary film. Taking on the position will be Michael Albright.


On September 1, the Lobero Theatre became Santa Barbara’s first green theater. The venue was recognized by the City of Santa Barbara’s Environmental Services for its new composting and recycling programs. The Lobero also plans to install solar panels in the near future.

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Amtrak Strikes Man on Tracks in Montecito

A man was killed this morning on the railroad tracks near Montecito's Olive Mill Road.

Montecito Manhunt Underway for Third Suspect

Police have been searching since Wednesday evening for three burglary suspects; two are in custody.

Cruces Fire Update

Thursday morning report from County Fire expects full containment by this evening.

Young and Poor in Santa Barbara

Teens gathered for annual summit on safety and wellness.

County Redistricting Measures Head to Ballot

Voters will decide on a commission to change supervisor district boundaries.