Poodle ponders City College enrollments, vacation rentals, and the rent squeeze. Read story.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
District elections are back after 50 years; early indications are encouraging. Read story.
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Willy Chamberlin, the proverbial tall drink of water, gave as good as he got, including the last word. Read story.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Poodle sings “You Don’t Miss Your Water ’Til Your Reservoir Runs Dry.” Read story.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
There are no barbarians at the gate in the wake of Prop. 47. Read story.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
How Congress will make lemonade from the recent oil spill Read story.
Thursday, July 16, 2015
The Pope and Donald Trump to duke it out at Chumash Casino. Read story.
Thursday, July 9, 2015
SCOTUS Giveth, and SCOTUS Taketh Away; Poodle Riffs on Recent Death Penalty Ruling Read story.
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Fighting weather weirdness with increased oil drilling? An audacious proposal from Venoco. Read story.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
New documents demonstrate culture of carelessness among pipeline operators. Read story.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Federal pipeline protection agency not even a paper tiger. Read story.
Originally published 12:00 a.m., June 13, 2015
Updated 10:26 a.m., June 16, 2015
Poodle chases his tail in pursuit of oil spill info; his tail wins. Read story.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Supes and sheriff square off over new jail: Show me the money. Read story.
Thursday, May 28, 2015
Forget Floyd and Manny; the real Fight of the Century’s taking place right here, right now. Read story.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Bruce Jenner, Armenian genocide, and Santa Barbara’s two degrees of separation. Read story.