Community - Lead Stories

Coastal Protection? Nature Does It Best

With fiercer storms and growing challenges from climate change, California can get help from nature’s coastal systems. Read story.

Monday, November 20, 2017

The Central Coast Treasures of Avila Beach

A long weekend in Avila Beach can provide a much-needed reset. Read story.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Barney Brantingham Retires

After 60 years in journalism, Santa Barbara’s On the Beat columnist hangs up his typewriter. Read story.

Friday, November 17, 2017

Women’s Athletic Club Clocks 10 Years

A limited membership offers more personal space and closer connections. Read story.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Grocery Shopping by Bike in Santa Barbara

Quick tips for easy trips, even with kids. Read story.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

The Shopkeepers Fills a Curious Niche

New Funk Zone shop going for “weird and unscripted” offerings. Read story.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

High-Tech Comfort with Infinity Blanket

Santa Barbara lifestyle brand taps wetsuit technology. Read story.

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

The S.B. Questionnaire: Paul Casey

Talking daughters and West Ham United with Santa Barbara’s city administrator Read story.

Monday, November 6, 2017

Santa Barbara Filmmaker Creates 2015 Refugio Oil Spill Documentary

Gail Osherenko's online fundraiser is on track to raise $12,000. Read story.

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Banking on Black Sea Bass

A UCSB study suggests the big fish could boost underwater tourism. Read story.

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Behind the Wheel with Driving2Save

New website helps drivers save money and commute safely. Read story.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Shear Talent: Salgados Open The Barber Shop

Downtown space provides cuts and shaves, plus the Victorian Salon. Read story.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Saving Giants in Myanmar

Conservation group aims to move Burmese elephants from labor force to sanctuaries. Read story.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Mural Ride Fuses Art, Indigeneity, History, and Biking

The five-mile tour is family friendly and open to all. Read story.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Killer Whales Feast in Santa Barbara Channel

Caught on camera, a pod of orcas passes through Santa Barbara waters. Read story.

Wednesday, October 25, 2017
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