Community - Lead Stories

Afghan Dental Relief Project Ready for Next Level

Dr. James Rolfe pursues a permanent dental clinic to extend nonbasic, often life-saving dental procedures. Read story.

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Event: Pride Festival

Santa Barbara’s Pacific Pride Foundation puts on great events annually in celebration of gay pride. Read story.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Five Wishes

S.B.’s Alliance for Living and Dying Well brings together multiple S.B. foundations to work toward a common goal. Read story.

Monday, July 7, 2014

Will FuelBox Replace the Outlet?

Santa Barbara startup makes rechargeable 25-hour battery for our plugged-in world. Read story.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Aviation Scholarship for Women

S.B. Ninety-Nines will award $2,000 to a lucky applicant to help defray the costs of flight or mechanic school. Read story.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

New Website for Santa Barbara Nonprofits

Nonprofit Resource Network relaunches as community hub and information center. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Muller Aquatic Center Opens

Aquatic therapy differs from traditional land therapy in that buoyancy allows for early weight bearing, pain-free mobility, and a quicker recovery. Read story.

Thursday, June 26, 2014

Business: Fertile Grounds

Cindy Gutierrez developed a fertilizer that is made from emulsified coffee grounds that are liquefied and free of all chemicals. Read story.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Kardboard Kayak Race

S.B. Maritime Museum hosts a race to build kayaks completely out of cardboard. Read story.

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Event: Ocean Paddle

The third annual Ocean Paddle fundraiser for S.B.’s Sorel Kolendrianos and the Rett Syndrome Foundation takes place Saturday, June 14. Read story.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Shedding Light for Free

Goleta company has donated over 60,000 solar-powered LED lights internationally. Read story.

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Close Escapes in S.L.O. County

Two days of adventure and beauty in Cambria, Pismo, and Santa Margarita. Read story.

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Goleta Getting “The Goodland” Hotel

Boutique chain Kimpton brings style and social scene to Calle Real remodel of former Holiday Inn. Read story.

Saturday, May 31, 2014

Angels Foster Care Always Needs Families

Since Angels was founded in 2006, it has placed 153 babies in stable homes. Read story.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Global Youth Summit

Amala Foundation brings its second international conference to California. Read story.

Thursday, May 22, 2014
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