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Where Is Downtown Goleta?

Elements that constitute the heart of a town. Read story.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Goleta Beach Park’s Future Stalled

Battle over the erosion plan must wait another few months. Read story.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

State of the Good Land Is ‘Good,’ Says City Manager

Goleta is thriving, but Mayor Farr opposes the Revenue Neutrality Agreement. Read story.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Barbara Massey: Goleta Gadfly

Among the many who work to improve their city. Read story.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Goletans Form Anti-Development Coalition

The Shelby Foothills Coalition resists proposed 60 new homes at Shelby Ranch. Read story.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Goleta's Foothill Views Disappearing Right Before Our Eyes

Mountains, ocean, and skies in danger of being lost, too. Read story.

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Who Governs Goleta?

A whole network other than the City Council make decisions and are up for election in November. Read story.

Sunday, March 20, 2016

Hollister Village to Get 33 New Apartments?

Developer submits proposal to Goleta leaders. Read story.

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

UCSB Researchers Studying El Niño Sea Level Rise

Their data will be used for future coastal planning. Read story.

Monday, March 7, 2016

Working Together

Solving the problem of the proposed CHP location is democracy in action Read story.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Goleta's City Council and Growth

Councilmembers control the General Plan and appoint those who implement it. Read story.

Monday, January 18, 2016

Controlling the Temperature

What we all can do to alleviate climate change. Read story.

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Wildlife Care Network Settles into New Home

Volunteer helpers needed to answer 10,000 calls a year for information and assistance with orphaned and injured wild animals. Read story.

Monday, November 16, 2015

Goleta’s Boom Times Keep Booming

The 175-unit Old Town Village project wins a final — but split — approval. Read story.

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Public Safety in Goleta

A talk with retired Superior Court judge George Eskin on reducing crime and policing costs. Read story.

Sunday, October 18, 2015
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