News Features

Sovereign Citizens on Trial for 'Paper Terrorism'

Two men charged with conspiring to file false lien on judge's home. Read story.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Sheriff Addresses Law Enforcement Militarization

Sheriff Bill Brown spoke last Saturday afternoon at an ACLU-hosted discussion on the militarization of law-enforcement agencies, acknowledging the similarities between the military and the police but noting “very distinct differences” between the two. Read story.

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Jerry Estrada Named Head of MTD

The veteran leader has been Interim General Manager since July. Read story.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Mitchum’s Biggest Role Yet?

Rep. Lois Capps defends her seat against the former actor. Read story.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Methodist Church Upholds Isla Vista Pastor's Reinstatement

Frank Schaefer was defrocked last year for officiating a wedding for his gay son. Read story.

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Chumash Camp 4 Approval Edges Closer

The Bureau of Indian Affairs says no further environmental study is needed. Read story.

Friday, October 24, 2014

Bike Hoedown, Not Throwdown

Councilmember advocates greater safety for bicycle riders. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Gang Injunction Winners, Losers

Attorneys' fees denied; not large enough social benefit rationale. Read story.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Arroyo Toad No Longer Endangered?

U.S. Fish & Wildlife taking comments on changing species’ status to “threatened.” Read story.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Mayor Blasted for Alleged Conflict-of-Interest

Strange bedfellows have emerged in freeway-widening debate. Read story.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Toxic Lobsters, Crabs in Ventura

Dangerously high levels of domoic acid were found in their organs. Read story.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

No Vacancy in Isla Vista

UCSB students stuck without homes as school year starts. Read story.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Shooting Fish in a Barrel

Feds sued over dead steelhead. Read story.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Improving Neighborhoods on the Westside

The Turner Foundation's low-income and homeless housing projects provide services. Read story.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Diablo’s in the Details

The Alliance for Nuclear Responsibility challenges PG&E seismic report. Read story.

Friday, October 10, 2014
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