Eye on Isla Vista
Surfing is as much a part of the I.V. milieu as studying and partying. Read story.
Sunday, February 7, 2016
I.V.’s activist scene has an element of "slacktivism" today as fewer students feel blatant injustice. Read story.
Sunday, January 24, 2016
The volume and variety of transportation in I.V. make for a chaotic and tricky urban planning problem. Read story.
Monday, January 11, 2016
The last real hurdle to self-governance will be convincing Isla Vistans to approve it. Read story.
Monday, December 28, 2015
Isla Vista’s parks continue to serve as the stage for expressing the community’s zeitgeist. Read story.
Monday, December 21, 2015
Generations of businesses have struggled to find their niche within the dense student enclave. Read story.
Monday, November 30, 2015
For decades, the cliffs have been eroding, threatening oceanfront properties. Read story.
Friday, November 6, 2015
Out-of-towners used to flock in droves for the ultimate party — to the community's ire. Read story.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
Omnipresent county ordinances that regulate and restrict I.V.’s boisterous nightlife stir tensions. Read story.
Sunday, October 25, 2015
From reggae chart-toppers to up-and-coming surf rockers, Isla Vista produces successful artists and bands. Read story.
Monday, October 5, 2015
How a community converts its struggles into an increasingly vibrant art scene. Read story.
Friday, September 18, 2015
From underwear to Tupperware, students kick it to the curb in June. Read story.
Monday, June 29, 2015
New LED lights on Isla Vista streets increase safety. Read story.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
This year's party offered shark movies but no shark bait — no one fell off the cliffs, I.V. was quiet. Read story.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Sizing up plastic trash in the sea has reached the millions of tons. Read story.