Selected stories from our weekly newspaper.
Roger Durling’s Dream Crystallizes on His 12th Year as Fest Director
Roger Durling’s dream crystallizes on his 12th year as head of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Read story.
The Guitarist will revisit his early classic-rock inspirations at the Lobero Theatre on January 26. Read story.
Punk’s Poet Laureate Brings Her Band to the Granada
Punk rock’s poet laureate brings her band to the Granada Theatre this week as part of a tour to celebrate the 40th anniversary of her debut. Read story.
Celebrating Steve Cohen’s 10 Years at Congregation B'nai B'rith and 30 Years in Santa Barbara
Celebrating Steve Cohen’s 10 years at Congregation B'nai B'rith and 30 years in Santa Barbara. Read story.
Basketball News: From UCSB Women’s to Caltech’s Losing Streak to the Harlem Globetrotters
Zant fills us in on the UCSB women’s latest game, Caltech’s epic losing streak, and the return of the Harlem Globetrotters. Read story.
Flying Spit, Martin Luther King Day, and District Elections
Poodle explores flying spit, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and district elections. Read story.
Alejandra Gutierrez Brings a Village of Resources to the Neighborhood
Franklin School opens a new service center designed to help everyone in the neighborhood. Read story.
Capps Teams with Richard Martinez, Reflects on State of the Union
Capps teams with Richard Martinez, reflects on State of the Union. Read story.
The Santa Barbara indie folk-rockers will unveil their new EP and kick off their West Coast tour on January 17 at SOhO. Read story.
High Times with My Pooch
My dog ate enough pot cookies to put a couple-dozen full-sized humans deep into a state of Holy shit, I’m high!!” Read story.
Area Businesses That Are Going to the Dogs (and Cats)
Find out which Santa Barbara businesses are going to the dogs (and cats). Read story.
Judge Carrozzo Takes on Mental Health System; It’s a Draw
Judge Carrozzo takes on the mental health system; it’s a draw. Read story.
Can OPEC Shake Out Santa Barbara Oil Operators?
Can OPEC shake out Santa Barbara oil operators? Read story.
Two Twentysomethings Open the Latest Culinary Hotspot
Two twentysomethings open the latest culinary hotspot on De la Vina and Canon Perdido streets. Read story.
L.A. Rockers Embrace the Space Between On In Bardo
For their sophomore effort, L.A.’s White Arrows embraced the space between. Read story.