Jack and Kim Johnson Donate Water-Refill Station to the Bowl

Couple honors “Green Leader” venue for All At Once Sustainability Award.

James O’Mahoney Named to Skateboarding Hall of Fame

Curator of Santa Barbara Surfing Museum inducted into Simi Valley hall as icon.

Scavenger Hunt of City-Sized Proportions

Urban Adventure Quest showcases Santa Barbara on its series of competitive tours.

Arcadia Studio Plants Enthusiasm for Drought-Friendly Design

How this Santa Barbara firm of landscape architects can brighten your backyard.

Nonprofit SHE Starts Sustainable Sanitary Pad Business in Rwanda

SHE28 Campaign promotes menstrual health education in East Africa.

Click, Cluck Goes the Online Shame Game

Who'll be humiliated next? Is it you?

Understanding Your Cat’s Emotions

Unlike a dog, a cat doesn’t wag her tail when she’s happy Read story.

Neighborhood Opposes Proposed CHP Facility

A conversation with Westside Goleta Coalition's Robert Miller. Read story.

Isla Vista Moves It Out!

From underwear to Tupperware, students kick it to the curb in June. Read story.

Business Benefits from Cycling

Pedaling is good for our community. Read story.

Sacramento for History, Golf, and a Little Legislation

The state capital makes a fun place to visit for all family ... Read story.

Plants and Animals Are Dying for a Drink

Four years of extreme drought are taking big tolls on Santa Barbara's living things.


Cat found in a dumpster now needs a home.

Special Olympics World Games Underway in Los Angeles

Santa Barbara gives a warm welcome to visiting athletes from Central America and the Caribbean.

The 'Black Filth' of Santa Barbara

Adding sewer pipes cleaned up State Street in the 1880s, for a while.

NASA Mission to Measure Ocean Salinity Ends with Success

Satellite took off from Vandenberg more than four years ago. Read story.

Fighting Cancer with Confidence

Author Andrea Hutton’s advice from “Bald Is Better with Earrings: A Survivors Guide to Getting Through Breast Cancer.” Read story.

Santa Barbara Dog Trainer in National Contest

Marla Cooper’s dogs Spritz and Synergy participate in dog agility competition this weekend in Huntington Beach. Read story.

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