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Three Funky Fusion Dishes in Downtown Santa Barbara

Reuben egg rolls, Indian duck tacos, and carne asada french fries

Still Very White and Male

Film Fest's Variety Artisan Awards lacked the spice of life.

Debris Flow Records Wanted

Scientists studying the Montecito debris flows seek photos and audio/video records.

Comments Not Needed

I've grown tired of reading the same people using as a platform for ignorance.

Blood Thirsty?

The president just used the phrase "blood thirsty" regarding a gang.

Montecito Resident Arrested over Investment Schemes

Efstratios “Elias” Argyropoulos accused of operating two fraudulent investment schemes.

Disaster-Relief Volunteers Needed in Montecito

Hand crews continue digging out mud-flooded homes and trees in the Montecito disaster area.

County Supervisors Place Isla Vista Tax on Ballot

County supervisors place a utility user tax on June ballot.

Battling Governor Brown for Commuter Rail

Senator Jackson plays cap 'n' trade hardball with the governor and wins.

Santa Maria High School Reports Handgun Scare

Disturbing social media post prompted parents to pull kids from class.

Dealing with the Nightmare

I want to just pull the covers over my head and wait for this to pass.


I cannot count the times that I closed your webpage in dismay, having read an excellent piece, only to be followed by toxic, hateful comments that nearly negated the informational value of the article.


Thank you!

February is National Spay/Neuter Month

Don’t be part of the problem

Rose and Wynnie

Two bunny friends need a home!


Hi energy Husky needs a home!


I just wanted to take a moment and let you know how offended, insulted, and disappointed I was .

We Wished So Hard for Water

We wished so hard for water / Ached for wetness long denied

How Landlords Can Be Heroes

When enlightened landlords work with their lessees and renters, everyone benefits and has a chance of weathering the downturn.

Interfaith Sanctuary Alliance Holds Fundraiser for 805 Undocufund

Funds go to undocumented immigrants affected by the Thomas Fire and mudslides.

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