News Features

City Considers 20 Different District Election Maps

The Santa Barbara City Council waded through 20 proposed maps for the city’s new six council districts but delayed a final vote pending last-minute adjustments. Read story.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Casa Dorinda ‘Needs a Facelift’

The posh senior community is planning a 100,000-square-foot, $40 million expansion. Read story.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

3 Men Arrested with $3 Million of Weed on San Miguel Island

The panga crew was apprehended Sunday by a Black Hawk helicopter. Read story.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Weapons Charges for Standoff Suspect

Authorities found firearms, ammo, swords, and fighting knives in Ronald Carrari’s home. Read story.

Monday, March 23, 2015

Evicted Isla Vista Tenants Settle Court Case

Relocation payments had been sought under county ordinance. Read story.

Monday, March 23, 2015

That Dog Can Fly

Search and Rescue canines get acquainted with helicopters. Read story.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Gibraltar Road Closing for Major Repairs

The historic mountain passage is getting a full repaving for the first time in more than 70 years. Read story.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

101 Fight Flares Anew

Study predicts serious backup woes at Olive Mill Road. Read story.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Genis Suspension Reduced on Appeal

State Bar decision marks third victory for polemic attorney in recent months. Read story.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Sentencing for Granny's Field Death

Three men beat Richard Boden unconscious in 2013; he was later removed from life support. Read story.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Tempest in a Teepee at SBCC

Art project removed after complaints from Native American students. Read story.

Monday, March 16, 2015

District Election Deal Signed, Sealed, and Delivered

Cruzito Cruz, the odd man out, has his knife confiscated by courtroom bailiffs. Read story.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Memorial for a Fallen Firefighter

Dan Corrigan is remembered for his intelligence, humor, and public service. Read story.

Friday, March 13, 2015

Center for Lifelong Learning Students on the Defensive

Worry possible program shift will spell doom for popular classes. Read story.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Heli Donations Rankle Board

Sheriff defends Wood-Claeyssens Foundation gifts. Read story.

Thursday, March 12, 2015
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