News Features

Santa Barbara Gets New Street Signs

City planners say they're bigger, better, and safer. Read story.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Eastside Business District Gets Rocky Reception

Worries persist over gentrification and raised rents; council member and Milpas leader go head-to-head. Read story.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Free Community College?

S.B. reactions to president's bold proposal. Read story.

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Volunteers Needed for Homeless Survey

The countywide data will help place the most vulnerable people in housing. Read story.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Hikers File Suit to Keep Matilija Falls Trail Open

Argue public access across private land guaranteed by a century of use. Read story.

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

The Egg Man Cometh

Humane Society exec talks Proposition 2, chickens, eggs, and why caged birds don't sing. Read story.

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Children's Library Kicks Off Fundraising Campaign

$1.7 million more needed for $5.6 million remodel of downtown branch basement. Read story.

Monday, January 12, 2015

Protestors Blast News-Press Headline

Crowd says paper is racist, calls for boycott on subscriptions and advertisers. Read story.

Friday, January 9, 2015

Big Love, Small Jabs at Swearing-In Ceremony

Tension builds between supervisors Steve Lavagnino and Peter Adam. Read story.

Thursday, January 8, 2015

UCSB Vice Chancellor Announces Retirement

Michael Young looks back on 25 years of student life and the challenges that lie ahead. Read story.

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Egg Prices Spike as Prop. 2 Takes Effect

New regulations give hens enough space to stand up, stretch their wings, and turn around. Read story.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Rich Appelbaum: Creating the Future

Longtime activist and professor discusses development, housing, and the Madonna del Ghisallo. Read story.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Power Outages Spark Outrage

Business owners push and prod Southern California Edison to upgrade crumbling equipment. Read story.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Dies Family Awarded $2.5 Million Settlement

Feds pay up for congressional aide's hit-and-run death of Mallory Dies. Read story.

Monday, December 29, 2014

UCSB Professor Examines Sony Hack

Giovanni Vigna talks about why North Korea is likely innocent and why digital privacy doesn’t exist. Read story.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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