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The Vet Next Door

Still serving six decades after the Korean War. Read story.

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

172-Foot Gas Rig Now Towering Above Goleta

There’ll be a 172-foot rig towering above Goleta Beach for the next three months, as the most visible part of the Southern California Gas Company’s expansion of La Goleta Gas Storage facility is underway. Read story.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Goleta of the Future

Good growth isn't science fiction and can result in a beautiful town. Read story.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Goleta to Name New City Manager

Interim city manager and longtime city employee Michelle Greene will take over. Read story.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Goleta Restricts Isla Vista Halloween Parking

The Goleta City Council voted in favor of a temporary prohibition on on-street parking over the Halloween weekend in Isla Vista. Read story.

Originally published 12:00 a.m., October 9, 2014
Updated 1:18 p.m., October 9, 2014

Debate Scheduled in Goleta Water District Race

First debate featured contenders Meg West and Charles McClure; incumbents a no-show. Read story.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Goleta Sanitary District Race Ramps Up

Sewage stews at Goleta San, with five candidates vying for two seats. Read story.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Bridge to Goleta Beach Park Rebuild Approved

County supervisors voted unanimously on 9/16 to move forward with replacing the Goleta Beach Park bridge, with construction expected to start in the spring and finish by the end of 2016. Read story.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Goleta-County Squabble Sparks Up

Supervisor Janet Wolf will discuss revenue neutrality with Goleta Mayor Michael Bennett and Assemblymember Das Williams. Read story.

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Incumbents Run Unopposed

Where have all the Goleta candidates gone? Read story.

Sunday, September 14, 2014

The Gorilla in the Vacation Rental

A neighborhood battles to regain peace and quiet. Read story.

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Trailblazing for Safety

Convincing FEMA and the state to translate materials was the first step in creating Spanish-language CERT Train-the-Trainer program. Read story.

Sunday, August 17, 2014

Goleta Goes Off Target?

The big-box superstore reconsiders its expansion to the South Coast. Read story.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Goleta City Council Incumbents Face No Challengers

No candidates filed papers to challenge incumbents Roger Aceves, Michael Bennett, and Paula Perotte in their bids for reelection to the Goleta City Council in November; the deadline was 8/8. Read story.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Sharing Goleta's Backyard Bounty

What you grow and cannot consume may help others through the nonprofit Santa Barbara County Foodbank. Read story.

Monday, August 4, 2014
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