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Locavore Kitchen’s California Comfort Food

Andrew Crawley takes over cozy building near corner of Victoria and Chapala.

Body of Los Angeles Firefighter Found in Montecito Mountains

Captain Wayne Habell had been reported missing on August 13.

Natural Disaster Federal Loan Update

The U.S. Small Business Administration offers low rates.

Laura's Law Program Praised by County 

The Assisted Outpatient Treatment program tackles serious mental-health issues.

Front Fire Tops 1,000 Acres in Los Padres National Forest

Containment was estimated at 5% on Monday morning.

Runner-Up Protests City Pot Pick

SGSB says retail selection result was "manifestly unfair."

Budget Targets Women and Children

Title X funding to clinics is in danger, as are programs that support the health and nutrition of children.

Coastal Commission Rejects Limiting Short-Term Rentals

Commissioners favor affordable coastal lodging. 

The S.B. Questionnaire: Andrea O’Donnell

Talking Liverpool and desire with the president of fashion lifestyle at Deckers Brands.

Bellosguardo to Host Big-Bucks Gala

The private, black-tie fundraiser is set for October 14.

City Loses Trip-and-Fall Verdict

The injured woman wins $105,000.

Positive Impacts

To make a positive impact on our community, consider volunteering for a city committee.

Phone Scams Spike Countywide

Callers are claiming to be IRS and Homeland Security agents.

Micheltorena and State War-Zone Look

How does one of the most beautiful, historical sanctuaries in all of Santa Barbara go from a lush wonderland to war-zone-looking devastation?

Longtime Fiesta Soldados Given the Boot 

Ousted Marc Martinez said Old Spanish Days has become "less inclusive." 

Dons Dominate in Season Opener

Santa Barbara wins its season opener over Buena 42-14.

Meeting Basic Needs

In Santa Barbara, one in four children live in poverty, but government programs helped keep millions in California out of poverty.

‘Seven Seconds’ Is an American Story of Damage and Recovery

Series is a crime-drama that runs on the combustible fuel of racial and cultural tensions in America.

Underground 'Em

It seems unwise not to have already put dangerous electrical lines underground.

Los Padres Forest Officials Ban Unpermitted Campfires

Wildfire conditions prompt caution. 

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