Selected stories from our weekly newspaper.
The Santa Barbara Independent’s 6th Annual Sizzling Summer BBQ Contest
The Santa Barbara Independent’s 6th Annual Sizzling Summer BBQ Contest. Read story.
SCOTUS Giveth, and SCOTUS Taketh Away; Poodle Riffs on Recent Death Penalty Ruling
SCOTUS Giveth, and SCOTUS Taketh Away; Poodle Riffs on Recent Death Penalty Ruling Read story.
Supporters and Skeptics Weigh In
Supporters and Skeptics weigh in on the controversial legislation. Read story.
A List of Hard-to-Kill, Drought-Tolerant Plants to Put in Your Yard Today
A list of drought-tolerant plants to put in your yard; plus, who has the wisest garden in town? Read story.
Summer Is a Great Time to Visit Oso Flaco Lake Near Guadalupe
Summer is a great time to visit Oso Flaco Lake near Guadalupe. Read story.
Singer/Songwriter to Play the Bowl on Wednesday
The award-winning singer/songwriter will play the Bowl on Wednesday, July 8. Read story.
Series Subscriptions On Sale Now
Series subscriptions are on sale now. Read story.
Peter Hunken and Amy Christine’s Lompoc Winery Plants for the Future
Lompoc winery behind Holus Bolus plants for the future; will pour at Saturday’s S.B. Wine Festival. Read story.
Johnny Cash Tribute, Standing Sun Concerts, Martin Gore, and More
Check out the Johnny Cash Tribute, Standing Sun Concerts, Martin Gore, and more this week. Read story.
Jeff Bridges Raises Awareness of Hunger in Santa Barbara This Summer
No Kid Hungry, Led by Jeff Bridges, Helps Bring Food to Children Throughout Santa Barbara this Summer. Read story.
Fighting Weather Weirdness with Increased Oil Drilling? An Audacious Proposal from Venoco
Fighting weather weirdness with increased oil drilling? An audacious proposal from Venoco. Read story.
Huge Crowd Packs City Hall to Argue For and Against the Growing Market
Huge crowd packs City Hall to argue for and against the growing market. Read story.
“Viral Flute Recital Guy” becomes a hit in the U.K. after posting a Facebook announcement for his UCSB recital. Read story.
Santa Barbara’s Lively Group Channels Raw Emotion
See the area band channel raw emotion June 18 at SOhO. Read story.
Festivals, Concerts, Movies, and More Fun Things to Do June-August
Festivals, concerts, movies, and more fun things to do June-August. Read story.