Santa Barbara City Council Continues to Act Like Stumbling Drunk

Santa Barbara City Council and its staff fight among themselves and don’t fix the city’s problems. Read story.

Good Music Harvest

Tom Brosseau, Sun Araw, Too Many Zooz, and More Read story.

Ken Dahmen Leads Bici Centro Santa Maria

The community bike shop supports cycling in S.B.’s North County. Read story.

S.B. Health Status Report

How healthy is our community compared to the rest of California towns? Read story.

Barney Brantingham Retires

After 60 years in journalism, Santa Barbara’s On the Beat columnist hangs up his typewriter. Read story.

Giddy for ‘Your Loss’

Hometown girl Kit Steinkellner creates and writes a new Facebook Watch series. Read story.

How Kavanaugh Fight Will Shape California Politics and Policy

Kamala’s star is rising, while Kevin de León misfired. Read story.

Going Vegetarian Is the Best Thing You Can Do for the Environment

Do something for the environment — go vegetarian! Read story.

The Humble Plastic Straw

Removing it from the ecosystem could help avert catastrophic deaths of sea creatures. Read story.

Pilgrimage to Water

Day-long pilgrimages to verify that a water source still flows or that a spring still drips. Read story.

Say It Isn’t So, Ms. Lee

Was it ethical to publish 'Go Set a Watchman' at this point? Read story.

Tense Moments in Prison

Duck for cover, or take a stand? Read story.

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