On the Beat
Barney takes a theoretical poke at drawing voting-district boundaries. Read story.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
For the umpteenth summer, Barney went searching for the best at Los Mercados de la Guerra and del Norte. Read story.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
The city's water recycling plant sits in pieces while drinking water flows to parks and golf courses. Read story.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Santa Barbarans are not going to approve City Council district elections, at least not in my lifetime. Read story.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
With the Hobby Lobby decision, the Supreme Court takes shots at Roe v. Wade and Obamacare. Read story.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
A new book by Ivor Davis narrates 1964's Beatles tour. Read story.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Harvard's Laurence Tribe proposes term limits for Supreme Court justices, sees women's rights threatened. Read story.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
CHP officer Leo Kirkes walked all over the evidence during investigation of Carpinteria woman's murder. Read story.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Underwater mayhem and the consequences of tax evasion intrigue Barney this week. Read story.
Thursday, June 12, 2014
Now, even while our tears are still drying, it’s time for serious action. Read story.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Once a small village of shops and meadows, Isla Vista came to house thousands of young UCSB teenagers with no civic government. Read story.
Thursday, May 29, 2014
New Huguette Clark book rehashes her life and wonders about the fate of Bellosguardo. Read story.
Thursday, May 22, 2014
Ryan Zinke posted signs for a fundraiser in Hope Ranch, but he's running for Congress in Montana. Read story.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
On May 12, LeRoy “Snuffy” Robles plans to Run for the Wall on his Harley; gang injunction defendants dwindle to 11. Read story.
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Henry David Thoreau may be our most famous tax protester. Read story.