Movers & Shakers

Beads Re-Opens Year After Fire

Beads follows neighboring Mailbox Express, with the Wedding Gallery close behind. Read story.

Thursday, April 10, 2008

Chamber of Commerce Announces Opposition to Height Limit Measures

Claims shorter buildings could hurt business, cut affordable housing. Read story.

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

How to House Goleta

What kind of affordable housing do we want in Goleta? What will the state accept? Read story.

Monday, April 7, 2008

The Low-Budget Sound Doctor

Beneath the media-flooding rivers of Hollywood's multimillion-dollar blockbusters, there exists an undercurrent of films that never touch the big screen. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2008

McDonald's Myth Dies Hard

Barney uncovers Ty Warner's New York venture and the true origin of McMuffins Read story.

Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Santa Barbara Cannabis Clubs Get Official Ordinance

The legally murky haze of rules and regulations surrounding Santa Barbara's seven documented medical marijuana dispensaries got a whole lot easier to see through this week. Read story.

Thursday, March 20, 2008

Downtown Organization Gets New Director

Bill Collyer resigns from the News-Press to take the job. Read story.

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Allegiant Air to Begin Direct-to-Vegas Flights

Another option for residents looking to depart from SB Airport. Read story.

Saturday, March 15, 2008

Coast Village Story

The battle over a "Gateway to Montecito" project rages on... and on, and on. Read story.

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Kid Millionaire Cashes In

At about half past midnight, Kid Millionaire emerged from the darkness. And with the swipe of a finger to his laptop, his set began with raging, angry rock, blaring at a chest-rattling volume. Read story.

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Height Fight on Chapala

Over the past several years, the city's planning department has come to embrace the philosophy of "smart growth" as an alternative to sprawl. Read story.

Originally published 6:00 a.m., March 13, 2008
Updated 6:00 a.m., March 21, 2008

Extreme Brewing

Long a familiar face on the East Coast, Dogfish Head ( brewery is coming west. Read story.

Thursday, March 13, 2008

Citrix Takes the Prize

The online applications giant keeps getting bigger. Read story.

Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Photographic Exhibition Celebrates Santa Barbara's Workforce

We take it for granted that things run seamlessly in our little paradise. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2008

Santa Barbara County Wine Futures

Forget Fiesta. Eschew Solstice. The best day in town each year is Wine Futures. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2008
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