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Business News Roundup

S.B. Yoga Center Sold

Barbara Hirsch and Jivana Heyman buy the center (before a corporate chain had the chance). “We were determined to make the business thrive again as quickly as possible.” Read story.

Monday, March 3, 2014

Commercial Realtors Hopeful

Industry organization forecasts an eventful 2010 and growth in 2011. Read story.

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

Bank of Santa Barbara Goes Local

Eloy Ortega leads investor group which also includes Orfalea Foundation and Venoco CEO. Read story.

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Selling Never Smelled So Sweet

Santa Barbara's LMS Fragrances thrives despite the recession. Read story.

Saturday, June 27, 2009

A Cycling Computer for Your iPhone

Santa Barbara startup iTMP Technology introduces smartphone device. Read story.

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Montecito's Captain Video to Close

Owner Joe Lombardo blames the economy, competition from online. Read story.

Friday, March 20, 2009

On the Move - And Doing It Green

Santa Barbara-based company brings an ecological sensibility to lugging your furniture around. Read story.

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Budget Cuts Hits Housing Mediation Hard

The task force has been unable to supervise as many negotiations between tenants and landlords. Read story.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Supes Approve Oil Proposal

Oil company PXP can drill. Read story.

Thursday, October 9, 2008

The Poop on Co-ops

Nicki Arnold investigates cooperative living in Isla Vista. Read story.

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Banking Seminar Aims to Ease Concern

Bill Watkins of the UCSB Economic Forecast Project attempted to dispel myths and bolster confidence in local banking. Read story.

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Artist Wants Liberals to Turn Other Cheek on McCain

Dubya toilet paper inventor Dan Levin rolls out a new version of his product, just in time for the 2008 election. Read story.

Sunday, September 21, 2008

Goleta's Anti-Drilling Resolution Back to the Drawing Board

After passionate commentary by pro and con factions, the Goleta City Council opted to change language in a resolution to support the moratorium on offshore drilling. Read story.

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Financial Crisis Causes Concern in Santa Barbara

While Santa Barbarans may be relatively unaffected by the current state of disarray on Wall Street, some impacts will be felt as lending institutions tighten their belts. Read story.

Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Teamsters, News-Press Trade Grievances

Complaints lodged about firing of sportswriter Dennis Moran, anti-NP campaigning. Read story.

Thursday, September 4, 2008
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