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Patagonia’s New Recycled Clothes

Take a look inside the Ventura outdoor company’s Nano Puff, wool, and other lines. Read story.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

SeaVees Surfs the Sneaker Wave

Steven Tiller’s dream shoe comes true on Ortega Street in downtown Santa Barbara. Read story.

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Toad & Co. Puts Style in Outdoor Apparel

This Santa Barbara clothing company makes fashion functional from its perch on the Riviera. Read story.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

My Life: Finding Hope at Braille Institute

I learned that my vision loss didn’t mean the end of my independence. Read story.

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Join Jacob for the Foodbank

Jacob Mansbach, age 12, runs triathlons, raises hunger awareness, and hosts a festival this Saturday. Read story.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Scott Kelly’s Orbital Perspective

A year in space weighs on the astronaut’s mind and body. Read story.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Rockin’ and Rollin’ Through Gaviota

Train excursion highlights coastal issues before Tuesday supes hearing. Read story.

Monday, November 7, 2016

Free Legal Clinic Expunges, Reduces Criminal Records

OneJustice offers veterans and others a new lease on life. Read story.

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Salt Cave Hosts Alpha Resource Benefit

The event will feature live “cocktail yoga” music from Zach Gill. Read story.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Funeral Home Saves Your DNA

Santa Barbara’s McDermott-Crockett mortuary offers a DNA-retrieval service. Read story.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Powell & Peralta Roll Down Memory Lane

Skateboarding pioneers, captured in this 1976 photograph, celebrate 40-year anniversary. Read story.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Phyla Changes the Art of Gifting

Caroline Law sources craft, sustainable products for her gift bundles. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Basket Weaving and More at the Montecito Library

Making wicker baskets is just one non-book thing to do at this Santa Barbara Public Library branch. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Toy Company Lets Kids Play

Game Seeker’s Lisa Gerr opens a new store on State Street.Game Seeker’s Lisa Gerr opens a new store on State Street. Read story.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Redeemed by a Dying Art

David Sheehan’s midlife career change created a Mission Canyon engraving studio. Read story.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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