The Goleta Grapevine
This season, we’ve heard a lot of conversations regarding the expression of religious beliefs. One big reason for the revival of this old discussion is Tim Tebow, Denver Broncos quarterback. Read story.
Saturday, December 24, 2011
Social scientists at UC Santa Barbara distill positives and negatives from the lessons of the multiple wildfires in 2008-09. Read story.
Sunday, December 4, 2011
Goleta Grapevine thrills to the Santa Barbara International Marathon as it passes through her neighborhood. Read story.
Saturday, November 19, 2011
Docents and birds help people reconnect to nature at Sands Beach. Read story.
Monday, November 7, 2011
Goleta’s history flows from many sources, but few are more dramatic than the documented but still mysterious submarine attack on the oil facilities. Read story.
Sunday, October 2, 2011
Goleta Grapevine scores thoughtful, candid responses in interview with Margaret Connell, a most valuable community player for decades, still going strong. Read story.
Sunday, September 18, 2011
Five years after the loss of a beloved dog, the author recalls tender and comic moments from their time together, and lessons learned from putting Lizzie into a final sleep. Read story.
Sunday, September 4, 2011
Goleta Grapevine's rabble-rousing retrospective on the royal visit. Read story.
Monday, August 15, 2011
As new wireless devices multiply in vehicles, the old driving problems of reduced attention and slow reaction time seem bound to grow. Read story.
Monday, July 25, 2011
Revitalization of Old Town will start with infrastructure, namely the project to stop San Jose Creek's historical flooding. Read story.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
For Goletan Chris Messner, the hardest part of creating Cuba Open from the Inside was the two years it took to write the book. Read story.
Monday, June 27, 2011
Sun or no sun, the Goleta Grapevine columnist gathered her towel and sandals and set off to indulge her craving for the seashore, only to find the path obstructed. Read story.
Sunday, June 19, 2011
In this round, Goleta and Montecito share the benefits from the federally financed Santa Barbara Channel Hazards Removal Program. Read story.
Sunday, May 22, 2011
Goleta Grapevine recently attended the photography exhibit “The Art of Making Tequila” at the Casa Dolores Museum in Santa Barbara. Read story.
Sunday, May 15, 2011
One Goleta city grant program suggests the value of each person doing what he or she can, no matter how small it may seem. Read story.