Community - Lead Stories

Sell or Close? Montecito Businesses Make Tough Choices

Blanka Boutique finds a way to stay open by merging with Ambiance. Read story.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

A Fond Farewell to the Dubin Learning Center

The education landmark is closing after 40 years of service. Read story.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Sharon Green Does ‘Fresh and Frightening’ Photography

Santa Barbara resident is an icon of yacht racing imagery. Read story.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Westmont Hosting ‘Knowledge in Crisis’ Conference

The speakers will focus on a liberal arts education in our post-truth age. Read story.

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Remembering Jack Cantin

The remarkable young man lived a full life in 17 short years. Read story.

Monday, March 12, 2018

Four Cannabis Companies to Watch

Entrepreneurs of flowers, edibles, tinctures, and homegrown marijuana options. Read story.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Robert Sapolsky Breaks Down the Biology of Tribalism

His new book, ‘Behave,’ examines why we’re hardwired for us/them dichotomies Read story.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Captain Ed Cassano Goes 6,000 Meters Under the Sea

Underwater ROV exploration is the topic of an upcoming Maritime Museum talk. Read story.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Ghost Flower Sews In Self-Healing

This new active-wear clothing line is inspired by yoga teachings. Read story.

Monday, March 5, 2018

Hearts on Fire Fashion Show Will Celebrate Transgender Day of Visibility

The Santa Barbara Transgender Advocacy Network will also be hosting storytelling, art, and a silent auction. Read story.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Young Farmers to Help Diabetes Patients

Fairview Gardens and William Sansum Diabetes Center merge two of their budding programs. Read story.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Dos Pueblos Jazz Choir to Compete at Monterey Festival

The student ensemble is one of eight in the nation to be selected. Read story.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

See the World Through an Astronaut’s Eyes

NASA commander Terry Virts goes crazy with a camera aboard the International Space Station. Read story.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Montecito Memorial Takes Shape

Sculptor Anders Johnson envisions a centerpiece boulder circled by 24 smaller, bench-like boulders. Read story.

Monday, February 12, 2018

Soaking In the Salton Sea

California’s largest lake is an underrated paddling destination. Read story.

Monday, February 12, 2018
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