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Adoptable Pets of the Week

A bonded and loving pair, Reese and Petunia are proof that opposites attract. Read story.

Monday, February 23, 2015

The S.B. Questionnaire: Salud Carbajal

The responsive Santa Barbara County Supervisor responds to our Proust questionnaire. Read story.

Monday, February 23, 2015

Dunes

You don't have to love Frank Herbert to appreciate the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes. Read story.

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Tall Tales’ Balancing Act

The onetime Venturans return to the 805 with their stunning new album, Tightropes. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Interview: Kirk Knight

The Pro Era rapper and producer will be at Velvet Jones on Thursday, February 26. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Inside the Tiny House Project

Artists Chris Silva and Karly Williams plan a permanent honeymoon. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Who Is Lemony Snicket?

Author Daniel Handler answers the question — sort of. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Event: The Alchemy of Combat

Santa Barbara doctor and author talks about PTSD and his new book at UCSB. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

The Return of Nederlands Dans

Arts & Lectures presents the Dutch contemporary dance company at the Granada Theatre on February 24. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Theater League Brings Broadway to Santa Barbara 2015-16

The 2015-16 season includes Rat Pack Christmas, Flashdance, The Producers, and Ragtime. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Mezcal Amarás

Review of Mezcal Amarás. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

UCSB Gets New Director of Athletics

John McCutcheon leaves Boston’s UMass for Santa Barbara. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Rookie on the Sticks

Santa Barbara Independent News Editor Tyler Hayden did a little drone flying in preparation for this week's cover story. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Scene in S.B.

The State Street store has everything to satisfy Santa Barbarans’ sweet tooths. Read story.

Originally published 6:00 a.m., February 18, 2015
Updated 11:00 a.m., February 17, 2015

Learn to Be a Better Bartender

New Lecture Series Aimed at Elevating Mixology Culture in Santa Barbara Read story.

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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