News Features

Rough Times for Santa Barbara’s Oil Biz

Plains All American Pipeline writes first of many checks to county. Read story.

Saturday, October 3, 2015

VIDEO: Jet-Setting with the Breitling Team

Indy photographer Paul Wellman soars over Pt. Mugu ahead of weekend air show. Read story.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Inside Ukraine

Reporter Jack Crosbie takes a look at the civil war in Ukraine. Read story.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Chumash Leaders and County Officials Meet

For the first time in a decade, Chumash and county discuss future development. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Lake Cachuma Drops to 17.5% of Capacity

Water agencies are growing distrustful of each other over usage. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Veronica Meadows Will Remain Open Space

City votes to spend $2.7 million on the Trust for Public Land acquisition. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

125 Rental Units Proposed for Funk Zone

Developer and city wrangle over allowable density. Read story.

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Goleta Takes Small Step Toward Skate Plaza

But proponents say the 5,000-square-foot design is too small. Read story.

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Mesa Haggen Store Owes $93,000 in Rent

A notice posted last week says the company has 10 days to pay. Read story.

Monday, September 21, 2015

Commission Votes to Move 'Buy Sexual' Art

Vote upholds earlier decision by County Art in Public Places committee. Read story.

Friday, September 18, 2015

New Law Might Mess With Odd-Year District Elections

Voters could sue over low turnout numbers. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., September 17, 2015
Updated 8:00 a.m., September 17, 2015

Insurance Company Offering Retardant Coverage

AIG is collaborating with the Montecito Fire Protection District. Read story.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Committee Votes to Move Controversial Art

Taken off the wall last week, artwork returns to more discreet part of county building. Read story.

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

College Crowns and Frowns

UCs dump tar sands stock; UCSB and Westmont ranked. Read story.

Saturday, September 12, 2015

New Minimum Wage Initiative Unveiled

Labor unions, Democratic activists want pay increased to $15 an hour. Read story.

Thursday, September 10, 2015
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