Community - Lead Stories

Prison Yoga Project Santa Barbara Brings Down Dog to Jail

The free volunteer program serves S.B. inmates with weekly classes. Read story.

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Future Leaders of America Turns 35

The nonprofit that empowers Latino youth faces a critical year in 2017. Read story.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

iGeeks Fixed My iPhone

Daniel Guerrera’s Santa Barbara tech repair company is opening up mobile franchising opportunities. Read story.

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Shave & a Haircut: Danny’s Barber Shop

Jonathan Reid discovers the story behind the Loreto Plaza salon’s founder, Danny Ramirez. Read story.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Youth Drought Project Teaches Students and Homeowners

The nonprofit group helps harvest rainwater and make yards sustainable. Read story.

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

BigSpeak Making Big Things Happen

The rapidly growing Santa Barbara-based speakers bureau serves 65 percent of the Fortune 1000. Read story.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Mesa Bookstore Is For Sale

David and Lisa Karys-Schiff offering up small store for $35,000. Read story.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Magic Mushrooms for Early Christians?

The new book ‘The Psychedelic Gospels’ explores the possibility of holy hallucinogens. Read story.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Santa Barbara’s El Pueblo Viejo Explored

Coauthor of new guide Mary Louise Days discusses the exhaustive and entertaining book. Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Facial Fun @ Bacara

Getting the Natura Bissē treatment in an oxygenated tent. Read story.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Patagonia’s Sustainable Wet Suit

The Ventura outdoors company ditches neoprene for Guatemala rubber. Read story.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Stabiles Finds Stability

Sam Guzmán finds a parking spot for his mobile Santa Barbara crafts and home decor boutique. Read story.

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Personalized Gifts by Mi Refugio Projects

Tiffani Corral Ortega makes jewelry, purses, shoes, and more. Read story.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Try Out a Trikke in Buellton

The three-wheeled vehicle is now slated for a Chinese amusement park. Read story.

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Isla Vista Youth Projects Launches Fundraising Campaign

Nonprofit needs to raise $69,000 by end of year to buy school property. Read story.

Wednesday, December 7, 2016
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