Community - Lead Stories

Volcanic Water Makes a Big Splash

A young Santa Barbara CEO is building one of the fastest-growing eco water empires. Read story.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Shave & a Haircut: Richie’s Barber Shop

First installment in an exploration of Santa Barbara’s manly barbershop scene. Read story.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Teaching Kids to Sail

Santa Barbara Sea Shells kicks off its 68th season with a clinic this weekend. Read story.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Our Thriving Newcomers Club

It’s a great way for recent transplants to explore Santa Barbara’s social life. Read story.

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Rotary Club Santa Barbara Helps Guatemala

Rotarians help bring supplies, housing, and education to the indigenous community in Central America. Read story.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Play 'Minecraft' in a Movie Theater

Super League gives kids a chance to play popular video game on the big screen. Read story.

Originally published 6:00 a.m., February 14, 2016
Updated 9:56 a.m., February 16, 2016

Vitamin Angels Photographer Talks ‘Dreams for Our Children’

Matt Dayka discusses nonprofit’s new book and its goal of going out of business. Read story.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Gravitas Fitness Plays the Game of Life

Eric Malzone challenges clients to improve their lives step by step for five weeks. Read story.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Bikes, Skates, Boards, Coffee, and Beer @ Telegraph

Brewery hosts Makers Showcase with Stinner Frameworks, Aera Trucks, Lovelace Surf, and Handlebar Coffee. Read story.

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Amazon@IslaVista Celebrates Its Official Opening

I.V. becomes home to the retail behemoth’s fourth storefront. Read story.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Seed-Swapping Superstars

Larry Kandarian and Emma Cantu to take part in S.B. Permaculture’s annual seed-sharing day on January 31. Read story.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Boys Night Out

Montecito merchants host charity event for kids. Read story.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

California Explorer Brings Cultures Together

California Explorer celebrates cultures and Santa Barbara community. Read story.

Monday, January 25, 2016

Dignified Send-Offs for Society’s Youngest

Garden of Innocence takes on the painful role of burying unidentified and unclaimed babies. Read story.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Museum of Natural History’s Original Egghead

How William Leon Dawson’s fascination with birds and eggs spawned Santa Barbara’s 100-year-old institution. Read story.

Thursday, January 21, 2016
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