The Crushing Problem of Ocean Plastics

Sizing up plastic trash in the sea has reached the millions of tons. Read story.

The Cacophony of Corporate Squawk

Starshine versus the evils of nonsense business speak. Read story.

Get to Know Hayden James

Talking birthday cakes and laptop thieves with the rising Aussie artist. Read story.

S.B. Health Status Report

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

Murder By Initiative

Ballot proposal to kill gays sets off free-speech debate. Read story.

Women's Roles in Islam

Muslim women have long had professional and inheritance rights. Read story.

Should California ‘Devolve’?

Proposition proposals publicize pet peeves. Read story.

Sleeping Dogs Tell No Lies

Poodle reincarnated without dying first thanks to district elections. Read story.

What Are You Feeding Your Pet?

Food nutrition experts say pets can flourish on many diets, though they all require the same nutrients. Read story.

Pilgrimage to Water

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

Show Me the Money?

Sadly, former congressmember Aaron Shock's greed, and interior decorating need, has become business as usual. Read story.

News-Press Threatens Legal Action Against PODER

The paper takes issue with its masthead on the group's Facebook page. Read story.

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