WEATHER »

Emily Cosentino

‘Santa Barbara Independent’ Honors Local Heroes at Luncheon

Community Leaders and Members Gather at SOhO for Annual ‘Indy’ Event


Over lunch on Thursday, the Santa Barbara Independent‘s Local Heroes of 2017 were honored by Indy Editor in Chief Marianne Partridge and her staff, joined by leaders and members of the Santa Barbara community.

Since its inaugural Local Hero issue 31 years ago, the Independent publishes its list of Santa Barbarans who make our community great. This year, the luncheon to honor them is available to stream below:

To submit a comment on this article, email letters@independent.com or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email tips@independent.com.



Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Pini Property Fights Continue

As an epic attorney battle continues almost daily in the Dario Pini receivership, a tenant is getting ...

MTD Takes Stand Against Prop. 6

The bus company is concerned about the state funding it relies upon.

County Half-Jokes It Wants Cannabis ‘World Domination’

A government executive implores growers to get legal before time runs out.

Oversized Vehicle Parking Ban Extended

New rule affects Isla Vista, Vandenberg Village, and Butterfly Beach.

Alvarado Endorsed by Capps, Lurie for School Board

He's running against seven other people for two open seats.